Best Time to Visit Datong
The best time to visit Datong is from April to October. Located in the loess plateau, Datong is a high altitude summer resort. During that time the weather is cool and pleasant. It is very cold in winter. And in spring it is often bit cold and snowy. In summer, Datong is tinged with a variety of color in summer as a result of the lush flowers and trees. And visitors could climb mountain to avoid summer heat. And in the crisp autumn it is the time for crop harvest with a golden sight. Please note that the temperature in Datong normally changes sharply between day and night; therefore it is highly advisable that a thick overcoat should be taken to keep out the cold, even in summer.