The Bashang Grasslands are located close to Beijing. Home to a large number of sheep and cattle, the area is an excellent getaway from the summer heat. While Beijing experiences searing temperatures during July and August, the temperature in the Bashang Grasslands hovers around 20°C. Visitors can explore the spectacular landscape and learn about the local culture. A number of activities are available, such as horse riding, motocross, bonfire parties, folk dancing, and horse shows.