1. FreeCell
  2. Klondike
  3. Nestor
  4. Pyramid
  5. Spider
  6. Tri Peaks
  7. Trusty Twelve
  8. Yukon
Play the game of Chinese Klondike in your browser. Learn the rules and what it takes to win with our guides below.
Help

Chinese Klondike Solitaire

Chinese Klondike is played with three standard decks (156 cards). The objective is to build the twelve foundations up by suit from Ace to King.

Odds of winning: Very High

Win about 5 in 6 games (90%).

Skill: Luck and Skill

Winning involves skill and luck equally.

Game Objective

Move all cards to the twelve foundations.

Foundation

  • There are twelve foundations.
  • An Ace may move to an empty foundation.
  • The foundations build up by the same suit.
  • For example the 3♠ may move onto the 2♠ and the 3♦ may move onto the 2♦. Starting with the 3♦ the following sequence can build on top 4♦ 5♦ 6♦ 7♦.
  • The top card is movable.

Tableau

  • There are twelve tableaus.
  • A King may move to an empty tableau. No other cards may move to an empty tableau.
  • The tableaus build down by any other suit.
  • For example the Q♠ may move onto the K♥, K♣ and K♦. Starting with the Q♥ the following sequence can build on top J♠ 10♥ 9♦ 8♣.
  • Any card or stack of cards may move together as a group. Any stack of cards may move together, regardless of their build (no restriction on rank, suit or color).

Stock

  • An unlimited number of passes through the stock is permitted. There is no restriction on how many times the waste can be redealt to the stock.
  • The stock deals three cards face up to the waste when tapped.

Waste

  • There is one waste.
  • The top card is movable.

Similar Games

There are 2 games that have a similar play style to Chinese Klondike: