Inner Mongolia Photography Tours

Inner Mongolia Photography Tours

Appreciate Mongolian's Culture and Grassland Scenery
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The Hulunbuir Prairie in Inner Mongolia is a magical land. It not only has vast grasslands, vast deserts, beautiful lakes, primitive forests, colorful towns and villages, rich minerals, but also has unique customs and everything.

The autumn of Hulunbeier's prairie can't describe her beauty in words. The golden grassland, blue sky, white clouds, crooked rivers, and cattle and sheep everywhere are forming a gorgeous natural scroll. It is so peaceful and fascinating.

All of these are interesting themes for landscape and people photography.

Inner Mongolia Photography Destionations

Hulunbuir Grassland

Hulunbeier is a golden area, known as "Northern Jasper" and "Green Pure Land". Hulunbuir Grassland is one of the four major grasslands in the world, known as the best grassland in the world, and one of the 20 scenic spots of tourism in China.

Ejina Qi

Ejina is belonging to Alxa League of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. It is located in the northern border of China and is located at the westernmost end of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.

Ejina has 30,000 hectares of Populus euphratica forest, which has been listed as a national nature reserve. It is regarded as a living plant fossil and is listed as a national second-level protected plant. Ejin populus euphratica forest district is one of only three places in the world.

Wulan Butong Grassland

Wulan Butong was formerly the Qing Dynasty Royal Mulan Paddock.

The natural tourism resources of Wulanbutong scenic area are mainly grasslands, lakes, sands, wetlands, and woodlands, supplemented by forest trees, flowers, and wild animals, and most of them are well preserved.

There are many bird species in Inner Mongolia. There are national first-level protected birds such as big swans and great bustards, second-level protected birds such as demoiselle cranes and grey cranes, as well as dozens of birds such as eagles, falcons, red ducks, wild ducks and herons.


Aershan City is located in the northwest of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, across the southwest foothills of the Greater Xing'an Mountains. Due to the special geographical environment, Aershan City forms effective snowfall in early October every year until April the following year. During the ice and snow period of up to 7 months, Aershan ice was clean and wrapped in silver, and the snow period here was long and the quality was good.

The scenery of Aershan in autumn is even more breathtaking and dazzling, while the wind is not dry and the sun is not burning.

When is the best Ttime for Inner Mongolia photography?

May to September.

Because Inner Mongolia is generally a semi-arid and humid temperate monsoon climate, but the entire region spans longitudes, there are certain differences in the east and west climates. Considering this difference, different destinations should be selected for different seasons:

Suggested Camera Gears

One machine with two mirrors or two machines with two mirrors are a good match.

For lenses, 16-35/24-70 with 70-200, 14-24 with 70-200, or longer lenses will be great for the trip.

Tripod, romote control or cable release, filters are necessary.

Some areas are dusty, dust proof cases will be useful.

Suggested Inner Mongolia photo tours

Day 1 - Beijing to Bashang (Wulan Butong Grassland)
Inner Mongolia Photo Tours Running Horses
Day 3 - Bashang: Jiangju Paozi, Hamaba
Inner Mongolia Photo Tours Camels in Fall
Day 5 - Bashang: Sunrise, and moving cattles and sheeps
Inner Mongolia Photo Tours Jinshanling Great Wall at Sunset
Inner Mongolia Photo Tours Sunset over the river
Day 2 - Bashang: Wulan Butong Grassland
Inner Mongolia Photo Tours Autumn scenery on grassland
Day 4 - Bashang: Betula platyphylla forest, Donggou
Inner Mongolia Photo Tours Cattles were drinking water in a river
Day 6 - Bashang to Jinshanling Great Wall