9-Day tour in North Xinjiang

Day 1,Urumqi to Burjing (total 650km)

  • Today's Activities:pick up you from your hotel at 7:00 local time and then drive through Kurbantonggut desert to Burjin county which takes around 10 hours, on the way stop at Karamay wild animal protection zone and arrive in Burjin at about 5:00-6:00pm local time. for dinner you can go to famous night market for easting local fish.
  • Day 2, Burjin to Kanas lake (150km)

  • Today's Activities:After breakfast drive to Kanas lake, on the way visit multi-colored beach for about 40minures and arrive in Jiadengyu which is the entrance of Kanas lake at about 11:00am. then take shuttle bus to the lake area which takes around one hour.

    After lunch, you can hiking around lake , along the kanas River, boating as your like. you can also visit watch tower from where you can see the whole view of the Kanas Lake area, it takes around 3-4 hours.

    Stay in Kanas lake

  • Day 3, Kanas Lake to Karamay city (500km)

  • Today's Activities:After breakfast take shuttle bus to Jiadengyu, on the way you can take off the bus to visit several good spots like Moon Bay, Wolong Bay (Crouching Dragon Bay) Etc.

    One arrive in Jiedengyu, take the car and drive to Karamay city. just before arrive in Karamay you can visit Ghost city which is good to be there at sunset

    Stay in Karamay city

  • Day 4,Karamay city to Sayram Lake (480km)

  • Today's Activities:After breakfast drive to Sayram Lake and arrive at about 3:00pm local time.

    Sayram Lake, renowned as a pearl of the Silk Road, is the largest alpine lake in Xinjiang. Sayram Lake is a fairyland with wonderful natural scenery. It is like a brilliant emerald inlaid in the basin surrounded by Tianshan Mountain. you can simply waking around or riding horse as your like.

    today we stay in local Yurt

  • Day 5,Sayram Lake to Ghulja ( Yining) city (180km)

  • Today's Activities:After breakfast, drive around lake completely before leaving Yining city. then drive to Yining through the Guozigou (fruit valley) and arrive at about lunch time.

    free time in the afternoon and relax

    Day 6,Yining to Bayinbulak Grassland

  • Today's Activities:Depart after Breakfast and stop in Narat pastry on the way. Narat passtry is considered one of the most beautiful area in Xinjiang with high snow capped mountain touched to sky dotted with pine trees.

    eat lunch here and keep driving to Bayingulak. once arrive there visit Swan lake and nine streams with eighteen angles at sunset.

    stay in Bayinbulak

  • Day 7, Bayinbulak Grassland to Korla

  • Today's Activities: leave for Korla after Breakfast and drive Thrugh Bayinbulak Grasslan.

    Arive in Korla by lunch time and visit Iron Gate in the afternoon

  • Day 8,Korla to Turpan

  • Today's Activities: Drive to Korla afterbreakfast and arrive by lunch time.

    in the afternoon visit Yarghul (Jiaohe) Ancient city, Emin Minaret and Karez underground Irrigation system

    Stay in Turpan

  • Day 9,Turpan to Urumqi

  • Today's Activities:Starting the tour after breakfast and visit Gaochang ancient city Ruins, Tuyuq village, Astana Tombs, Bizeklik Thousand Budha Caves, Flaming mountains and local family visit.

    in the afternoon, drive back urumqi and drop you off at your hotel

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    2-day tour around Turpan

  • Attractions: Yarghul Ancient City, Emin Minaret, Karez water system, Tuyuq village, Flaming mountain, Bizeklik THousand Budha caves, Idikut Ancient city
  • One Day Turpan tours

  • Attractions: Tuyuq village, Idikut (Gaochang) Ancient city, Bizeklik Thousanf budha caves, Yarghul (Jiaohe) Ancient city and Emin Minaret
  • 3-Day Urumqi & Turpan

  • Attractions: Heavenly Lake, Yarghul (Jiaohe) Ancient City, Emin Minaret, Karez water system, Tuyuq village, Bizeklik Thousand Budha caves, Idikut (Gaochang) Ancient city
  • 4-Day tour to Kanas Lake

  • Attractions: Multi-colored Yadan, Burjin County, Multi-colored Bay , Kanas Lake, Moon Bay, Wulongwan, Ghost City near Karamay