Changsuo Sand Dune Scenic Spot in Tingri County, Shigatse

Chinese Name: 长所沙丘景区
English Name: Changsuo Sand Dune Scenic Spot
Location: Located in the southeast of Tingri County
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All Day

About Changsuo Sand Dune Scenic Spot in Tingri County, Shigatse

Changsuo Sand Dune Scenic Spot is a wonderful place to see for the wide expanse of sand dunes, the sunset there is sure to take your breath away. It is located in the southeast of Tingri County, 40 km away from county seat. The moon type sand dune is a natural form which has high ornamental value and it is an important part of Mount Everest reserve tourism resource. Especially in the eastern side of Xining Tibetan basin(西宁藏布盆地), there are large meadow pastures. Clear streams, hot springs, quaint Tibetan villages provide an attractive landscape to visitors.

Attraction Transportation: 
Changsuo Sand Dune Scenic Spot is 40 km away from Tingri County seat, and there has advanced traffic system, so visitors can take long-distance bus or choose self-driving.
Attraction Tips: 
• Traveling Hours: 2 or 3 hours
• Traveling Seasons: All seasons
• High Altitude Sickness Avoiding: Bring enough water or drinks, fruits and snacks with high caloric content
• Bring a good, broad spectrum sunscreen with a high SPF factor and a high SPF lip sunscreen to protect your lips too.
• Pay attention to prepare some cold weather gear like a hat, gloves, a scarf and a thick winter coat and to make sure that you have your warm clothes on in case of the bad weather.