Yinchuan, also known as the ‘Home to Fishes and Rice’, is the international platform for economic and cultural exchanges between China and Arab countries. Start your trip to this bustling city today with one easy decision by choosing Xiamen Airlines for your flights to Yinchuan.
Sightseeing in Yinchuan
This multi-national city is home to many cultures, including Chaoxian, Han, Hui, Manchu and Mongolian. Because of this eclectic mix you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to attractions! The city is home to over 60 historical sites including pagodas, pavilions, temples and mosques. Why not start with a visit to the popular Haibao Pagoda? With a history dating back over 1,500 years, it is one of China’s 16 famous pagodas. It consists of nine tiers and 11 flights of stairs, and each storey has four protruding arched doors. From its distinctively shaped top you will have a spectacular view of the Yellow River and majestic Helan Mountains. Worth a visit and a little out of town stand the West Xia Imperial Tombs. Laid out over a total area of 50 square kilometres, it is unique among royal burial sites.
Shopping in Yinchuan
The city has some truly fascinating produce! Enjoy bargaining with street vendors for souvenirs such as the 'Five Treasures of Ningxia': liquorice, sheepskin, Helan stone, Barbary wolfberry and porcelain.
For a relaxed arrival in this welcoming city, book your Yinchuan flights with Xiamen Airlines today.