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9 Days Kanas Lake Fairyland Tour from Urumqi

Urumqi - Kanas - Burqin - Fuyun

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  • Kanas Tour
  • Koktokay National Geological Park
  • Koktokay National Geological Park
  • Kanas Tour
Tour Code:
CT-XKT-09
Tour Type:
Private Tour
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    Our private tour features:
  1. Affordable & worry free;
  2. Just you or your group;
  3. 1-to-1 travel consultant within 0.5~23.5 hrs;
  4. Flexible departure & itinerary;
  5. Private guide & vehicle;
  6. Customizable to your needs & interests;
  7. All inclusive service;
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Overview:
Kanas Lake is renowned as the Fairyland on Earth. It is also the heaven for photographer. The best time of visiting - May to October.
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Highlights

Visit:
Heaven lake
Red Hill
Erdaoqiao Bazaar
 
Kanas Lake
Five-Color Bank
Koktokay National Park
Experience:
Frame the stunning views of peaceful lake, pure snow mountain, colorful forests;
Overlanding journey to explore the beauty of northern Xinjiang.

Sampling Itinerary Day by Day

Day 1 Urumqi Arrival

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Welcome to Xinjiang! Your tour guide will meet you at the Urumqi Airport. Then be escorted to your hotel in a private vehicle. The rest of today is yours to explore the mysterious city on the Silk Road.

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Day 2 Urumqi - Tianchi Lake( B,L )

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After breakfast, drive to visit the beautiful Tianchi lake. It is located on the Tianchi Mountain. In ancient fairytale, it was the fairyland where the Heavenly Queen lived. It is the best summer resort in Xinjiang. Cruising on a boat, enjoying the breathtaking picturesque views of inverted reflection of snow mountains, flourishing plants and blooming flowers around the lake. 

Drive back to Urumqi.

Heaven lake
Day 3 Urumqi – Altay ( B,L )

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After breakfast, your tour start with a visit to the Red Hill which is regarded as the symbol of Urumqi. The whole mountain is formed by aubergine rock. Followed by a visit to the Erdaoqiao Grand Bazaar which is the largest bazaar in the world. You can buy some souvenirs and specialties here.

After the visiting, transfer to airport and fly to Altay. Your tour guide will pick you up to your hotel.

Erdaoqiao Grand Bazaar
Day 4 Altay – Kanas Lake ( B,L )

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This morning we will drive to the “fairyland on earth” – Kanas Lake(3hrs).

Kanas Lake is located at the north of Burqin County on the Altay Mountain. It is a great place for summer resort, leisure sightseeing and photography. Kanas, in Mogolian, means “beautiful, rich and mysterious”. The lake was formed as a result of glacier movement of around around 200, 000 years ago.

Kanas Tour
Day 5 Kanas Lake ( B,L )

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Take your leisure time to enjoy the breathtaking landscape of Kanas Lake full day. Kanas Lake takes on different colors with the change of weather and seasons. The lake takes the shape of falcate with 6 platforms projecting inward. Every platform has its own legend.

Kanas Lake
Day 6 Kanas - Burqin

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After breakfast, enjoy the beautiful sunrise, then drive about 180km to next destination - Burqin. En route, visit the spectacular Five-Color Bank which is a typical Yardang landform. Stones were weathered into many vivid shapes like soaring hills, deep valley, criss-cross streets, tower, etc. After thousands years of geological changing, the bank was paintef into different colors. The Five-Color Bank, together with the nearby rivers and trees,  present you a gorgeous scene under the sunlight.

Five-Color Bank
Day 7 Burqin - Fuyun (L)

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After breakfast, you will drive about 350km to Fuyun County.

After lunch, you will go to visit Koktokay National Geological Park where you can see many kinds of ever-beautiful and marvelous views, such as stone hills of various shapes, colorful white birches, crystal lake surrounded by green forests, gigantic seismic fault...

Koktokay National Geological Park
Day 8 Fuyun - Urumqi ( B )

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Today you have to drive about 670km back to Urumqi. Enroute you will pass through Kala Maili Ungulates Nature Reserve.

Kala Maili Ungulates Nature Reserve
Day 9 Urumqi Departure ( B )

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Today is free for you to explore Urumqi by yourself until your tour guide escort you to airport for your flight.

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Read what other travelers think about this China trip. We only accept reviews from actual, confirmed travelers who purchased the tour / activity from us, so you can be sure the reviews are unbiased and authentic.

Hi Jack,

We loved it! Will definitely do it again if we go back to china. The book was lovely, the staff was great, scenery was gorgeous and we loved the entertainment. Wish it could have been longer.

Wilbur Reinfeld‚ Israel, November 10, 2019

Hi Wonder

We just came back from our great vacation. Thank you so much for coordinating the trip for Xiamen & its surrounding areas. Everything went very smoothly and you had done an excellent job!!  You also have a good team of guides & drivers, they are all very good & helpful. Definitely we are happy to recommend your company to our friends & relatives who want to visit China or may be for our next trip.

Every thing was really well planned & arranged and you were very responsive so our experience was really good.

Thank you

Agnes‚ UK, November 9, 2019

Hi Rita,

Thank you so much for the return of funds I left in the Hong Kong hotel.  I really appreciate your efforts on my behalf.

Additionally that you for the lovely gift, reflecting the Panda, Gand Chinese opera.  It was most thoughtful, and very much appreciated.

We were treated most wonderfully by our guide Cherry.  She was helpful, flexible, informative and kind

Robb Hennessey‚ USA, November 9, 2019
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Heaven lake
Heaven lake

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Erdaoqiao Grand Bazaar
Erdaoqiao Grand Bazaar

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Kanas Tour
Kanas Tour

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Kanas Lake
Kanas Lake

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Five-Color Bank
Five-Color Bank

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Koktokay National Geological Park
Koktokay National Geological Park

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Kala Maili Ungulates Nature Reserve
Kala Maili Ungulates Nature Reserve

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9 Days Kanas Lake Fairyland Tour from Urumqi
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