Dunhuang is a city on the old Silk Road. It is in Province in northwest . It is best known for a large group of Buddhist cave temples nearby, with much historic artwork.

Dunhuang Photos

Dunhuang Hotels

Find your ideal hotel in Dunhuang
Travel Dates


  • Location:  , , , ,
  • Population:  186,000
  • IATA airport code:  DNH
  • Latitude:  40° 10' (40.1667°) north
  • Longitude:  94° 41' (94.6833°) east
  • Elevation:  1131 meters (3711 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Dunhuang
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Dunhuang

Maps of Dunhuang

Other Names for Dunhuang

Arabic:  دونهوانغ Bulgarian:  Дунхуан Chinese:  敦煌市 Czech:  Tun-chuang Hindi:  दूनहुआंग Hungarian:  Tunhuang Japanese:  敦煌市 Korean:  둔황 시 Min Dong Chinese:  Dŭng-huòng Russian:  Дуньхуан Tibetan:  ཏུན་ཧོང་གྲོང་ཁྱེར། Uighur:  Dünxuang Shehiri Ukrainian:  Дуньхуан Urdu:  دونہوانگ Uzbek:  Dunxuan Vietnamese:  Đôn Hoàng Western Panjabi:  ڈؤنہوآنگ Yue Chinese:  敦煌 Tun-huang Tun-huang-hsien Tunghwang Tunhwang

In the Area

Your World is Without Borders

Popular Destinations in Gansu

Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, excluding photos, directions and the map.
About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Based on the page Dunhuang. See this page's contributions. Photos provided by Flickr under the copyright of their owners. Mapcarta uses the Flickr API but is not endorsed or certified by Flickr. Please contact us if you'd prefer to remove your Flickr photos from Mapcarta.