Ningxia

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Overview

The Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, often referred to as “Ning”, is located at the middle and upper reaches of the Yellow River in northwest China. It borders Gansu Province to the south, Shanxi Province to the east, and Inner Mongolia to the north. Covering an area of 66,000 sq km, it is the largest community of the Hui ethnic group in China. It has a total population of 6.13 million while the Hui ethnic group consist about one third of it, which is over 2.3 million. As for the reason, Ningxia is widely regarded as the “Islamic province of China” worldwide. The Yellow River flows through 12 cities and counties in central and north Ningxia. It brings rich water resource to Ningxia and makes Yinchuan Plain the most affluent area throughout the autonomous region. Thus, the Yinchuan plain has been considered as the “Eden of the Northern Wastes”. Indeed as the saying goes, “The Yellow River Brings prosperity to Ningxia”.

Attractions

Rock Carving on Helan Mountains
Around the hillsides of the Helanshan, 40 km or more off the Yinchuan City, there are several tens of thousands of rock carvings by ancient nomadic tribes, which are known as…

The Shahu Lake Area
The lake Shahu tourism area is located 56km northwest of Yinchuan City, where is a famous scenic spot combining the landscape of water and mountain of South China and…

Western Xia Imperial Tombs
The western Xia Imperial Tombs is a natioanl AAAA tourist attraction, and a key cultural monument under state protection. Numerous emperors of the Western Xia Dynasty…

Dining

Dada Hot Pot
Add: Jinning N. St., Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-5012888

Delonglou Halal Restaurant
Add: No.91, Jiefang E. St., Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-6022073

Laomao Mutton
Add: No435, Changcheng E. st., Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-4112817

Minzai Hot Pot
Add: No. 59, Xinhua E.St., Yinchuan
Tel: +0086-951-6035888

Xiaozhuoxuan Restaurant
Add: No.3, Keji St., Yinchuan
Tel: 0082-951-5055188

Xuehua Restaurant
Add: No.14, Zhongshan N. st.,, Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-6029888

Hotels

Anshan International Hotel Co., Ltd.
★★★★★
Add: 219 Yuanlin Rd., Tiedong Dist., Anshan
Tel: +86-412-5555888

Apollo Hotel
Add: No.123, Beijing E,.Rd., Xingqing District, Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-7868888

Era Mansion
Add: No.24, Yuhuangge N.St., Xingqing District, Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-6080688

Hongqiao Hotel
Add: No.38, Jiefang W.st., Xingqing District, Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-6918888

Kaida Hotel
Add: No.2 Nanxun E. St., Xingqing District, Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-6021698

Shahu Hotel
Add: No.22, Wenhua W.St., Xingqing District, Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-5012128

Yinchuan International Hotel
Add: No.365, Beijing E. Rd., Xingqing District, Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-6728688

Museums

Chengtian Temple(Ningxia Museum)
Situated at the southwestern corner of the Xingqing District of Yinchuan, the temple has a fhistory of more than 930 years and is a famous shrine of Buddhism. Featuring an…

Shopping

There are great variety of local special products and souvenirs of good value. The “Five Treasures of Ningxia” refers to special products in five colors, including the fruit of Chinese wolfberry in red, licorice root in yellow, Helan stone in blue, beach-sheepskin in white and the black moss in black. In addition, rice, red melon seed, fish, melons and fruits, “Ningxia Red” Chinese wolfberry wine, “Western Xia” red wine produced in Ningxia, are all well- known as best gifts for friends.

Jinhua Shopping Plaza
Add: No.10, Chaoyang St., Litong Dist., Wuzhong
Tel: 0086-953-2012448

Kungfu Tea Shop
Add: Donghuan Wholesale Market, Yinchuan City
Tel: 0086-951-6092367

Ningxia Jewelry City
Add: No.164, Jiefang W.st., Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-5045822

South Department Store
Add: Nearby Xiangshan E. St., Zhongwei City
Tel: 0086-955-7030263

Yinchuan Department store
Add: No.2, Jiefang W. st., Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-6023693

Yinchuan Xinhua Shopping Center
Add: No.12, Xinhua E.st., Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-6010554

Travel Agencies

Till now, Ningxia boasts nearly 100 travel services, including 11 international ones and more than 80 domestic ones. They provide various tourist itineraries and unique tourist products to meet different needs, which can fully show you the abundant tourist resources of Ningxia. Visitors can experience here the bold and rough beauty of the north western part of China.

Ningxia China International travel Service
Add: No.375, Beijing E. Rd., Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-6730068

Ningxia China Travel Service
Add: No.68, Xinhua W. st., Yinchuan
Tel: 0086-951-4117425

Ningxia Overseas Travel Corporation
Add: No28, Minzu N. st., Yinchuan
Tel: 951-6082888