Crescent Spring is located 5 kilometers southwest of Dunhuang city (coordinates: latitude 40 ° 05 ′ 11.98 ″, longitude 94 ° 40 ′ 9.99 ″): is a wonderful long desert Lake wonders. Mingsha Shan, forming a lake in the spring, surrounded by sand dunes, looks like a crescent moon Crescent Spring.
Mingsha Shan and Crescent Spring are the twin sisters in Gobi desert, "hill is singing in the spirit of God, with the benefits of water". Visitors to overlook from the mountain, or the spring tour, willChenghuai longing. There are "Yue Ming Shashan, Crescent Spring wash heart" feeling.
In recent years, with the rapid development of tourism, the local government has taken variousconstruction and protection measures for scenic area, the landscape has changed significantly, but alsoto carry out sand therapy, Chung Hua Sha, skydive, riding a camel in desert entertainment projects, so that visitors interesting, after all.