Dunhuang Attraction

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Top Dunhuang Attractions

Architecture

The Ancient City of Dunhuang Movie Set

The Ancient City of Dunhuang Movie Set

Chinese name: 敦煌影视城 (Dunhuang Yingshicheng). Location: about 25 km from downtown Dunhuang City, Gansu Province. Opening time: 08:00-17:00. Ticke...

Buddhist Caves/Grottos

Mogao Grottoes

Mogao Grottoes

Chinese name: 莫高窟 (Mogao Ku). Location: 25 km southeast of Dunhuang City, Gansu Province. Ticket: - April to October: CNY180 (sale of tickets st...

Historical Relics

The Han Dynasty Extends of The Great Wall

The Han Dynasty Extends of The Great Wall

Chinese name: 敦煌汉长城(Dunhuang Han Changcheng) Location: About 5 kilometers away from the Yumen Pass, in the North of Dunhuang City, Gansu Province. ...

Museums

Dunhuang Museum

Dunhuang Museum

Chinese name: 敦煌博物馆 (Dunhuang Bowuguan) Location: No. 8, East Yangguan Road, in the city center of Dunhuang City, Gansu Province. Opening time: 08...

Unique Natural Sights

Mingsha Shan & Yueya Quan (Singing Sand Mountains & Crescent Moon Spring)

Mingsha Shan & Yueya Quan (Singing Sand Mountains & Crescent Moon Spring)

Chinese name: 鸣沙山月牙泉 (Mingshashan Yueyaquan). Location: at the junction of Badain Jaran Desert and Taklimakan Desert, 6 km south of Dunhuang City, ...

Natural Attractions

Yumen Pass

Yumen Pass

Name in Chinese: 玉门关 (Yu Men Guan) Location: 90 km northeast of Dunhuang City, Gansu Province. Entrance fee: CNY40. Opening time: all day long. ...