Datong Hui and Tu Autonomous County

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Datong Hui and Tu Autonomous County
County
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Chinese 大通回族土族自治县
 • Pinyin Dàtōng Huízú Tǔzú Zìzhìxiàn
Looking west over Datong town from Mt Laoye
Looking west over Datong town from Mt Laoye
Location of the county
Location of the county
Country China
Province Qinghai
Prefecture Xining
Elevation 2,442 m (8,012 ft)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Datong Hui and Tu Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 大通回族土族自治县; traditional Chinese: 大通回族土族自治縣; pinyin: Dàtōng Huízú Tǔzú Zìzhìxiàn) is a county of Qinghai Province, China. It is under the administration of Xining city.

"Mount Laoye" as seen from Datong

Since 2009 a folk music "Flower Festival" has been held annually in late July on "Mount Laoye" (2928 m) in Datong town.[1]

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Coordinates: 37°05′38″N 101°27′32″E / 37.0939°N 101.459°E / 37.0939; 101.459