Editor's note: The Qinghai Lake is located on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau in northwest China at 3,196 meters above sea level. It has a beautiful oval shape and is the largest inland saltwater lake in the country, covering an area of 4,635 square kilometers. July is the busiest tourist season every year when visitors experience vast areas of beautiful and fascinating sceneries as well as unique local culture and lifestyles in the region.
The photo taken on July 18, 2015 shows the splendid scenery of the Qinghai Lake, the largest lake in Qinghai Province and the largest saltwater lake in China. [Photo by Li Jingrong/China.org.cn]