One day Urumqi tour to Heavenly lake(Tianchi)



As a natural alpine lake, Heavenly lake(Tianchi) has an elevation of 1,980 meters. In the shape of a half moon, the lake is 3,400 meters long, about 1,500 meters wide, the average lake deep 40 meters and 105 meters at the deepest point. With limpid water, the lake shines like a sapphire under the sun and is surrounded by green mountains. At the southeast end of the lake is the magnificent Bogda Peak, meaning “Sacred Mountain” in the Mongolian language.The Bogeda Peak, 5445 meters above sea level, is the highest peak of the eastern part of the Tianshan Mountains.The Tianchi Lake scenic area can be divided into four natural view belts: lower mountain belt, mountain coniferous forest belt, alpine and subalpine belt, and ice and snow belt.

Urumqi - Heavenly lake, 110km, 2.5hours


High lights: Heveanly lake(Tianchi), Grand Bazaar

Start from hotel in the morning, about one and half hours driving you will arrive to the entrance of the Heavenly lake geological park(80km), after buy the ticket transfer to the shuttle bus for the 30km mountain road, It will take about 40mins to get to the lake side. after you arrive in the last bus station you only left 700m to get to the lake, you can either walk up to the lake or take the electronic shuttle car witch is only 10yuan.Normally you can spend 3 hours around the lake, At the lake you will enjoy the beauty of nature, it is windless big snow capped mountain with pine trees. The famous Boghda Ata peak(5445m) is located at the south side of the lake. You can enjoy the fresh water by riding the pleasure boat.

We will have lunch at the lake and back to Urumqi, in Urumqi visit the International Grand Bazaar, after dinner back to hotel.

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Tour guide

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Entrance ticket fee



Note: above items can be included