Xining, China

Map of Xining with roads and terrain

Transportation to Xining


Xining is the capital of Qinghai Province and the capital of Xining City District, a prefecture of Qinghai. The large city of Xining acts as one of the major gateways to the Tibetan Plateau. It is an ancient highland city on the Yellow River which offers many scenic spots and historical sites.

Powered by WikiVoyage

Top Things to Do in Xining

Lake Kokonor

Body of Water

Xining Dongguan Mosque

Sacred & Religious Site

Museum of China Tibetan Medicine Culture

Specialty Museum

Tulou Temple of Beishan Mountain

Sacred & Religious Site

Xinning Square

Visitor Centers

Qinghai Tibet Cultural Centre

Specialty Museum

Xi'ning People's Park


Xining Nanshan Mountain


MO street Market

Shopping Mall

Qinghai Province Museum

Natural History Museum

Displaying Trip advisor city attraction 1 - 10 of 61 in total Things to Do

Popular Tours in Xining

Train Ticket from Xining to Lhasa

0 Reviews

The train from Xining to Lhasa was built on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, which has the stunning view for the grassland, mountain lake etc. It is the best... Read More

Private Day Tour in Xining

0 Reviews

Xining is the capital of Qinghai Province where you catch train to Lhasa. This day tour offers you an opportunity to visit the Kumbum Monastery, an... Read More

Qinghai Lake Day Tour

1 Review

Explore Qinghai Lake, one of the largest salt-water lakes in China. Learn about this beautiful area and the Tibetan nomadic people that make this place their... Read More

4-Hour Tibetan Medicine Culture Museum Tour with Hiking from Xining

0 Reviews

Discover Tibetan culture and medicine by taking a tour of Xining's famous Tibetan Medicine Culture Museum in the company of a knowledgeable guide. Then, enjoy... Read More

Overnight Trip to Rebgong: Exploring Tibetan Thangka Arts

0 Reviews

Tibetan traditional Thangka Arts is what Amdo Tibetan diaspora is known for, and Rebgong is the most famous place to see it. There are sister monasteries in upper... Read More

5-Day Tour: Tibet Home-stay From Xining

0 Reviews

This five-day tour is a true adventure in eastern Amdo, Tibet. Come experience Amdo Tibetan nomad home-stay and venture with hosting families! You will be matched... Read More

Powered by Viator

Xining Travel Tips & Reviews