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Altan Xiret Destination Guide

Discover Altan Xiret in China

Altan Xiret in the region of Inner Mongolia is a town located in China - some 354 mi or ( 569 km ) West of Beijing , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Altan Xiret

Local time in Altan Xiret is now 06:24 AM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Chongqing " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yinchuan, Wuhai, Taiyuan, Pingyao, and Xishanzui. When in this area, you might want to check out Yinchuan . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Altan Xiret ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Ordos: a film by Charles Lanceplaine

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Built for 1 million people and currently inhabited by just a few thousand. It's been called the Dubai of northern China, showered with wealth, packed with public infrastructure and located near to pre ..

R1200GS in China

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Ridding from Yinchuan to Erdos on the 1st of July 2009, ..

Ordos 2012

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Some street scene while on the way to Ordos. Ordos in Inner Mongolia is one of the richest city in China. ..

In Pit Lane in Inner Mongolia: Part One

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In August 2012 In Pit Lane had the privilege of attending the Audi R8 LMS Cup in the Inner Mongolian Super City, Ordos. In part one of the three part show we take a brief look at this incredible city ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Ordos International Circuit

Ordos International Circuit, built in 2010, is a motorsport facility located in Kangbashi New Area, Ordos City, Inner Mongolia, China. It hosted a round of the China Touring Car Championship, Scirocco Cup China and Superleague Formula in 2010. The circuit is 3.751 km long with 18 corners. Jiang Tengyi was the first driver to win a race at Ordos, when he won round 1 of the China Touring Car Championship at the wheel of a Ford Focus.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.62 109.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Motorsport venues in China, Sports venues in Inner Mongolia

Mausoleum of Genghis Khan

The Mausoleum of Genghis Khan is located along a river in Kandehuo Enclosure, Xinjie Town, Ejen Khoruu Banner, Ordos Prefecture-Level City, Inner Mongolia, People's Republic of China. The Mausoleum is a cenotaph, where the coffin contains no body but only headdresses and accessories, because the actual Tomb of Genghis Khan has never been discovered. It was built between 1954 and 1956 by the government of the PRC in the traditional Mongol style.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.37 109.78 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures completed in 1956, Buildings and structures in Inner Mongolia, Genghis Khan, Mausoleums in China, Visitor attractions in Inner Mongolia

Dongsheng District

Dongsheng District is a District and the seat of Ordos City, Inner Mongolia, People's Republic of China. It has a district population of 230,579, with 162,317 in the urban area. The district is predominantly Han Chinese, but has a significant Mongol minority. Dongsheng is also the fastest growing district of Ordos City, half of the district being under construction.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.78 109.93 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
Tags: Geography of Inner Mongolia

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temperature and rainfall during the year in Altan Xiret

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