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Datong Travel Guide: 62 reviews and 124 photos
On our trip from Mongolia to Labrang in China and Tibet we visited Datong.
We arrived in Datong with the Trans-Mongolian express coming from Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia.
We stayed two days in Datong before we took the nighttrain to Lanzhou along the Yellow River.
Things to see in Datong are Nine Dragon screen and the Huayan Monastery.
The most impressive sights are outside Datong.
16 KM west of Datong are the wonderful Yungang Caves.
75 east of Datong is the hanging monastery Xuanggong Si.
We visited Datong on our way from Mongolia to Labrang. Datong was the first Chinese town I visited. Datong was a good... more travel advice
The colours of the hanging monastery are amazing. The best time for a visit is in the morning, when the sun is shining... more travel advice
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