500 km north of Beijing, Wulanbutong is a typical hilly grassland perched on the high lands (Bashang) between the remaining hills of the Greater Xing’an Range and the Yinshan Mountains.
The Wulan Butong Grassland is one of the most ideal destinations for summer vacation. Visitors can enjoy the beauty of the stretch of grasslands as well as riding horses freely on the grassland.
Wulan Batong Grassland has rich variety of plants, countless colorful wild flowers, and limpid lakes, an ideal place for landscape photography tour.
Sunset and Sunrise at Jiangjun Pond
“Jiangjun” literally means “General”, named after General Tong Guogang who gave his life here on the battle field during the fight against Galdan Boshugtu Khan in Qing Dynasty ( 1644 – 1911 ).
Qing Emperor Kangxi personally commanded a successful battle against Galdan Boshugtu Khan.
Sunset at Jiangjun Pond
Jiangjun Pond is surrounded by the hills on its four sides, with dense reeds and water weeds, now a good spot for sunset and sunrise shooting.
Sunrise at Jiangjun Pond
Shooting Sheep, Horse and Oxen at Huagulutai
On the north of Wulanbutong Township (also locally known as Hongshan Army Horse Farm), Huagulutai is a vast and green valley with dense grasslands for the herding of sheep, horses and oxen.
On a summit of the hill overlooking the valley, you have the photogenic opportunity to shoot the cattle on the grassland below your eyes.
Shooting Sheep, Horse and Oxen at Donggou
As its name suggests, “Donggou”, the East Gully”, is on the east of Wulanbutong Township, also a favorite place for photographers.
Horses grazing on the hilly grassland
Standing on the top of the hill overlooking the gullies circling the hill, you are bestowed with the photogenic opportunities to shooting the sunset and returning sheep or oxen.
Early Morning Fogs at Wulanbutong Film and TV Studio
Nicknamed as “Grassland Film City”, Wulanbutong Film and TV Studio is a well-known film and TV production base both at home and abroad.
It sits on the expansive grassland with curving and undulating hills.
Early Morning Magical Fog
An incomplete estimate shows that in the past 10 years there are over 60 films and TV series produced here. With each film or TV finished, leaves one rock engraved with its name.
Beside its leisure and recreational functions in the absence of non-film-shooting time, this is a popular place for shooting the magical and mesmerizing fog scene.
Early morning it has the big chance to be covered by heavy and white clouds flying like white silk white silk scarves due to its featuring geological formations, a favorite spot for photography enthusiasts.
Birch trees are a landscaper’s prize specimen. They have the attractive qualities such as colored bark, graceful branches and gorgeous fall foliage.
Birch Tree and Wild Flowers
Wulanbutong Grassland is dotted with birch trees growing on the water’s edges or in a birch forest, attracting a growing number of photography enthusiasts.
Birch Trees Growing on water edges
Shooting Wild Flowers
Wulanbutong Grassland is also a big warehouse of flowers throughout centuries as there are more than 300 kinds of flowers or herbs with extremely high medicinal value to be found here including the golden-needle flower and canary creeper.
Shooting Wild Flowers on Wulanbutong Grassland
Galloping Horse Shooting
Horse are beautiful creatures and one of the most amazing animals to take photographs of. Having beautiful pictures of horses is a dream for every photographer.
Galloping Horses on Jiangjun Pond
Wulanbutong Grassland offers many photogenic opportunities for galloping horse shooting.
A galloping white horse
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