Haidong Travel Guide
Introduction to the city
Haidong, with the full name of the Administrative Bureau of Haidong Prefecture of Qinghai province, situated in the northeast of Qinghai province, is named after its geographic location that it lies to the eastern Qinghai Lake. With a total area of 17,010 square kilometers and the population of over 2,130,000, Haidong bounds to Gansu Province on the east and surrounds the Capital Xining on the west.
Because of the considerably varying elevations, the big difference in climatic geographical distributions and notable vertical changes, the area enjoys unique natural scenery and overflows with resources.?
Tu ethnic folklore is another attraction in the area. There exists not only the unique ethic folklore nurtured by Tu People for thousands of years, but also a mystery of disaster happened four thousand year ago that earthquake, storm and flood and sorts of natural disasters burst out in a flash, as a result, a tribe was buried and a kind of culture discontinued.
Administrative Division: Haidong Prefecture consists of two counties and four autonomous counties, which are Ping’an County, Ledu County, Minhe Hui Minority Autonomous County, Huzhu Tu Nationailty Autonomous County, Hualong Hui Minority Autonomous County, and Xunhua Sala Minority Autonomous County.
Area Code: 0972
Post Code: 810600
Telephone for tourist complaining in Haidong: 0972-8612403
Top Things To Do in Haidong
Overview For those who are interested in learning more about the local ethnic tribes, their customs and traditions and their lifestyles, the Folk Custom Village is a great place to visit i... [ View Details ]
Overview The Huzhu Tu Minority Attraction is located at the fringe of the Loess Plateau and Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau in the Qinghai province. The county is the only autonomous one which is ... [ View Details ]