Urumqi Things to Do

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Most Recent Things to Do in Urumqi

  • Mingsha Mountain

    by wypip Written Aug 24, 2002

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    A sandy mountain which attracts people to climb and to slide down from it. If you don’t have sufficient time to spend on, then a camel ride around is another choice.

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  • Dunhuang

    by wypip Written Aug 24, 2002

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    The Buddhist caves of Dunhuang are one of the Silk Road’s important landmarks.They were first worked in the 4th century, among them the Mogao is the most famous.

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  • Jiayuguan

    by wypip Written Aug 24, 2002

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    It marks the western limit of the Great Wall. A fortress was built in the Ming Dynasty(1372 A.D.) to guard the pass between the Qilan Mountains to the south and the Black Mountains to the north.

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  • Karakuri Lake

    by wypip Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Known as the father of glaciers, is located at the foot of Mt. Maztagata. It is 3600 metres above sea level.

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  • Kashgar(Kashi)

    by wypip Written Aug 24, 2002

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    The most westerly city within China’s borders. It is the starting point for the trip along the Karakoram Highway to Pakistan.

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  • Nanshan Mountains

    by wypip Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Nanshan Mountain is another pretty attraction. The Khazakh people live amidst the mountain in scattered yurts. Group tour visitors are often invited to their yurt for a cup of fragrant milk tea.

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  • Ancient city of Gaochang

    by wypip Written Aug 24, 2002

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    It was a wall city built around the 1st century. Now very little remains as it was destroyed in the war during the 14th century.

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  • The Buddhist cave centre of...

    by wypip Written Aug 24, 2002

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    The Buddhist cave centre of Bezeklik(Thousand Buddha Caves)
    The caves were carved between the 5th and 14th centuries but had been badly damaged.

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