Crescent Moon Lake
Introduction to Crescent Moon Lake (月牙泉)
Crescent Moon Lake, is called “ancient manhole”, “generic drug springs” in ancient times. Since the Han Dynasty it was one of the "Dunhuang Eight Sceneries " , named as "Yue Quan Xiao Che."Crescent Lake is 100 meters long from north to south, the width from east to west is 25 meters.Bending as crescent, hence the name, it is called the "Desert first spring” .
Dunhuang, Gansu Province
Admission Fee: 120 Yuan
Opening Hours: 6:00AM - 8:00PM
Echoing Sand Mountain, Crescent Lake,
1. The best months to visit are between June and August.
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