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Heaven Lake Day Tour from Urumqi
"Your guide will meet you in your hotel lobby in Urumqi at 9:30 AM and transport you in a private vehicle to the tourist center of Heaven Lake. From here you will board a sightseeing bus to the lake. Heaven Lake of Tian Shan or called Tianshan Tianchi Lake in Chinese is 1907 metres (6257 ft) above sea level covering 4.9 sq km (1.9 sq mi). You will have the option to either take a walk around the lake or a boat ride. You can also hike from the lake to the bottom of the mountain (approx. 4 hours). Lunch will be provided before heading back to Urumqi where you""
From $221.00
 
Private One-day Tour From Urumqi to Turpan
"At 9 o'clock in the morning your guide will pick you up at the lobby of your centrally located hotel in Urumqi. Then you will take a 3-hour ride in a private vehicle from Urumqi to Turpan. On the way you will see windmill farms saltwater lakes and valley of Tianshan. After arriving in Turpan visit Bezklik Thousand Buddha Caves
From $185.00
 
Private Day Tour: Discovering Turpan
"Meet your guide in the lobby of your Turpan hotel to start the day. Depart to your first stop the Bezklik Thousand Buddha Caves an abandoned site. Here fresco and statues dating back to the 15th century reside. Next make your way to the Astana Tombs once a public cemetery 1000 years ago for the citizens of the Gaochang Kingdom. Take the opportunity to observe the incredible tomb paintings in three of the tombs in the burial grounds. Afterwards
From $119.00

More Local Customs in Urumqi

Wedding

Like in many countries May and June are the preferred months for a big wedding. In China and of course in Urumqi you'll find many shops specialised on organizing the weddings. One part of it is, that...
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nepalgoods
Jul 25, 2007

Granat Apple Juice

In the big Bazaar and also at other places fresh granatapple juice is offered. The Juice stalls are a very beautiful sight with the red fruits and nicely decorated.The juice is very nice and...
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nepalgoods
Jul 25, 2007

CHINESE LANGUAGE<br/>The Chinese...

CHINESE LANGUAGEThe Chinese written language consists of some 50,000 characters, or ideograms, of which around 10,000 are still in modern usage. However, pronunciation of these ideograms varies...
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SirRichard
Aug 25, 2002

when visiting homes of the...

when visiting homes of the Uyghers, it is common courtesey to finish every morsel of food that they offer you. and after washing your hands, dry them on a towel. i've been told that it's considered...
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keiji
Aug 25, 2002

UYGUR HATS<br/>There is a great...

UYGUR HATSThere is a great variety of uygur hats and pieces to cover the head.
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SirRichard
Aug 25, 2002
 
 
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Top Things to Do in Urumqi

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Red Hill Park - Hong Shan Gong Yuan

There is a good view of the city from the Red Hill Park. For an even better view, you can go up inside the big pagoda (but take care, as the stairs are steep). You can also see a smaller pagoda...
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"Urumqi"
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"Urumqi - The furthest city from the sea"
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mke1963

"Cold...very cold...but warm inside!"
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"Turpan"
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"visit xinjiang"
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