Cold in winter and cool in summer, Huitengxile Grassland has an
average highest temperature of 18 centigrade. Lying over 1800
meters above the sea level, it stretches over 100 kilometers from
east to west, dotted by 99 lakes. Tourists can enjoy a wide variety
of entertainments including horse riding, camel riding, shooting,
archery, Mongolian wrestling, or you can choose to climb the Aobao
Mountain, visit a herdsmen’s house, tasting the ethnical favor of
milk food like milk tea, hare’s milk wine and so on.
You can set up a tent for an overnight stay to enjoy the fresh air
and tranquil night on the vast grassland or choose to stay in a
yurt or an inn. A night spent in a herdsman’s cave dwelling
guarantees an unique experience of county life.(1). Tourists can go to Wuzhong Banner by a coach from Hohhot, and
then charter a car to the grassland from Wuzhong Banner. Or,
tourists can take a local bus from Wuzhong Banner to Zhuozishan.
The highway of Wuzhong-Zhuozishan runs across the Grassland with
tourist attractions and huge windmills dotted alongside. (2). It’s
better to take a train to Zhuozishan, and then rent a van to the
grassland from the local railway station. You will see the
grassland when passing the Dabeigou White Birch Scenic Area and the
Ninety-nine Springs Scenic Area.
How to Get to there?