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Moon Bay of Kanas Lake

Hemu Kanas Country, Aletai 836500, China
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Worth the trouble of getting there

As a solo traveler, I joined a tour on the advice of a friend. He had recommended hiring a car for... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Xining, China
Time Stops

Time just stops when I saw this stunning view. The pine trees, green colored river is just perfect... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
Beijing, China
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13 Sep 2017
“Worth the trouble of getting there”
23 Jun 2017
“Time Stops”
Hemu Kanas Country, Aletai 836500, China

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

As a solo traveler, I joined a tour on the advice of a friend. He had recommended hiring a car for a trip like this, but as a single person, this was more cost-effective and "safer". Though I would not recommend the company I went...More

Thank AubreyDella
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Time just stops when I saw this stunning view. The pine trees, green colored river is just perfect match. Visited during by the end of May. Unfortunately the bus only stops for 10 minutes.

Thank andresuyono
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Mother Nature at its best ... waited 2 hrs for the morning fog to clear and with the morning sun light been throw on the mountain top... just like Magic... the most stunning sight appear ... need to be there to see it. Go at...More

Thank Tk N
Reviewed 25 October 2015

this place is so awesome. i visited on the best season, 6th October which was after the holiday break of china national day. after 5th october to 9th october will be the best because of less people so that you take enjoy the screen quietly...More

1  Thank louise l
Reviewed 2 July 2015

breathtaking scene. the best season for travelling is August to September. Perfect views with mountain & river. Shall take time to feel the nature bit by bit.

Thank Meaning H
Reviewed 4 July 2013

so beautiful.. the best place on earth. I wanted to run away from the bus i was on and just disappear and immerse myself in the nature!!

2  Thank IrenaZhang658
Reviewed 29 October 2012

We were a gp of 30 Singaporeans , most are retirees.and seasoned travellers. The trip was rather tiring , spending long hours of coach ride. There was one day ,fr Kuitan to Buerjin, we had our lunch at 8pm. It wasn't really too bad as...More

Thank siekchen
Reviewed 16 September 2012

I was there like 10 years ago.There wasn;t any highway to get there. My friend and I needed to ride horse for like 2~3hours from village. The view is very good~ i like it when it was undeveloped, dont know how it looks nowadays ~

Thank Vincent_Chan_hk
Reviewed 4 August 2011

aka Crescent Moon Bend, recommend to walk down the wooden plank path leading down from the bus stop to Kanas river and walk down to Sleeping Dragon Bay. It's about 2km. The other attraction is Fairy Bay which is north of Moon Bay.

Thank MayteePH
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