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Meaning "green city" in Mongolia language, Hohhot is the capital of Inner Mongolian Autonomous Region. It is a beautiful city with brilliant folk custom and modern development to the north of the Great Wall.

The city boasts lots of precious historical sites like Dazhao Temple, Zhaojun Tomb, etc. Every summer during Mongolian's traditional festival – Naadam, lots of games will be sponsored, for example, Mongolian wrestling, horse racing and archery. It is one of the best times to see the local folk culture.
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This 4-day Hohhot tour combines the natural & historical sites to offer a pleasant experience; From the breathtaking scenery of grasslands, to time-honored Zhaojun Tomb and Dazhao Lamasery, travelers can fully feel the unique charm of Hohhot.

Duration: 4 days & 3 nights

Destinations: Hohhot - Gegentala

Starting Point: Hohhot

Ending Point: Hohhot


This 5-day sighseeing trip presents all highlights in and around Hohhot - the fantastic natural scenery of glassland and Singing Sand Ravine; the historical and cultural Genghis Khan's Mausoleum; religious holy place - Dazhao Lamasery and Xilituzhao Temple...

Duration: 5 days & 4 nights

Destinations: Hohhot - ordos

Starting Point: Hohhot

Ending Point: Hohhot


Hohhot Attractions More

  • Gegentala Grassland
    Gegentala Grassland

    Gegentala Grassland is situated 145 km north of Hohhot, meaning a grazing land in summer in Mongolian. Because of its plainness, wideness and lush g ...

  • Xilamuren Grassland
    Xilamuren Grassland

    Located 100 kilometers north of Hohhot, Xilamuren means "Yellow River" in Mongolian language. It is also called Zhaohe, because a Lama temple (Tuzha ...

  • Dazhao Temple
    Dazhao Temple

    Dazhao Temple is the oldest building and the largest temple in Hohhot. It is located in the old part of Hohhot and was built in 1580 during Ming Dyn ...

  • Zhaojun Tomb
    Zhaojun Tomb

    Lies in 9 km south of Hohhot and in the bank of Dahei River, Zhaojun Tomb is one of the largest Han tombs of over 2000 years. It is listed as one of ...

  • Xilituzhao Temple
    Xilituzhao Temple

    100 meters away from Dazhao Temple, Xilituzhao is the largest Lamasery in Hohhot. It was originally a small temple built in 1585, and expanded to th ...

  • Five Pagoda Temple
    Five Pagoda Temple

    Located in the older part of the Hohhot city in the vicinity of Qingcheng Park,the Buddhist temple Five-Pagoda is also known as the "Precious Pagod ...

  • White Pagoda
    White Pagoda

    White Pagoda, also called Wanbu Huayanjing Pagoda, is located in the White Tower Village of the east suburb of Hohhot. Being one of the famous eight ...

  • Inner Mongolia Museum
    Inner Mongolia Museum

    The Inner Mongolia Museum is a regional museum located at the intersection of Xinhua Dajie and Zhongshan Lu in the heart of Hohhot City. Covering an ...

Hohhot | Food & Restaurants More

Influenced by the nomadic Mongolian culture, the major food in Hohhot is mutton and wheat (buckwheat and oats). Mutton or lamb is the most famous dish in Hohhot. The common Mongolian dishes include finger mutton, roasted whole sheep, and a large varieties of dairy drinks. The most popular local restaurant is Xiao Fei Yang restaurant. Other famous Monglian-style restaurants include Bayinhaoriwa, Bayandelehai and Xinwulan Restaurants. Finger MuttonIt is a traditional and popular dish among Mongolians. People need to use their hands to pick up the mutton ... More

Hohhot | Weather & Climate More

Hohhot has a mid-temperate continental and monsoonal climate. It has long winter and short summer. So it is an ideal summer retreat. The temperatures in Hohhot during day and night vary considerably. The rainfall is scare here with an average of 335-534 mm annually.Average Data Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Average High (°F) 20/24 28/32 ... More

Hohhot Travel Tips More

Hohhot is an ideal place to relax away from modern day pressure, for the magnificent natural beauty of the Gegentala and Xilamuren Grasslands, as well as fantastic cultural sites such as the Dazhao Temple and Xilituzhao Palace. Some travel tips are listed below for your Hohhot tour. Best Time to Hohhot1. The best time to visit the city is between May and September, while the best time to go to the grassland is from middle July to early September when the temperature is 15 °C(59 °F) to 25 °C(77 °F).2. Try to plan your visit for late July, when the N ... More

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