Wooden Walkway

Top choice in Inner Mongolia

This long wooden walkway winds its way along the north border of town with long panoramas over the Ergun River, running from where the horse rides starts all the way to the viewpoint in Shiwei and beyond. The views over the river into Russia at sunset are simply sublime.

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1. Friendship Bridge

1.19 MILES

For some rather tame borderland frisson and a closer look at Russia – the world's largest country – walk to the Friendship Bridge. Tourists can pose for…