Today you will arrive in Urumqi. Check in upon arrival and get your body adjust to the climate.
- Smart Tips:
You can find direct flight to Urumqi from major cities in China, such as Beijing, Shanghai, Xi'an, Chengdu and Guangzhou. Please contact us if you need our help.
Boat for Cruise on the Heavenly Lake, Heavenly Lake
Today you will be taken to Urumqi. Check in upon arrival and have a short break before a boat trip on the famous Heavenly Lake. Have lunch in a local restaurant.
Have the rest of the day free for your exploration.
Urumqi to Kanas by China Southern Airlines CZ6637 Dep 09:00 - Arr 10:00
Hotel to airport Transfer (Urumqi), Airport Transfer (Kanas), Kanas Lake Natural Reserve Area
Taking a flight of one hour, you will arrive in Kanas. Check in upon arrival.
Kanas Lake is a freshwater lake covering an area of 45.73 square kilometers. A visit here is a life-time memory because of the amazing views. Here you will visit Moon Bay, Fariy Bay and Kanas Village, a peaceful habitation for 700 some Tuwa people.
- Smart Tips:
Average temperture during summer and autumn is 15 to 20C, bring some heavy clothes to keep warm.
Kanas is a frontier town, your tour guide will inform you with some important heads-up. Please don't drift away from your tour guide.
Drinking cold water after eating lamb or beef might cause diarrhea and nausea, a cup of hot tea or water is a smart way to keep you feel good.
Guanyuting Pavilion, , Our guide and driver will escort you from Kanas to Hemu
Today is meant to be an amazing day because you will visit Hemu Grassland, a viewing pavilion of Kanas Lake and take a boat trip.
Tonight you will stay in a humble house in Hemu.
- Smart Tips:
Hemu is a laid-back village with accommodation of average standards, nothing fancy.
Try out the local-brew Kvass wine for a special taste.
Kanas to Urumqi by China Southern Airlines CZ6638 Dep 19:00 - Arr 20:10
Our guide and driver will escort you from Hemu to Kanas, Tuwa Mongolian Tribe, Airport Transfer (Kanas), Airport Transfer (Urumqi)
Watu people is blessed with Hemu's beautiful landscape. Today you will walk into their life and know about their stories by visiting a Watu Village.
Later today, we will escort you back to Kanas, just in time to catch the flight to Urumqi. Check in hotel upon arrival in Urumqi.
Our guide and driver will escort you from Urumqi to Turpan, Suleiman Minaret(Mosque of Imin Ta）, The Karez Wells, The Ruins of the Ancient City of Jiaohe, Turpan Minority Souvenir and Carpet Shop
A 3-hour drive will take you to beautiufl Turpan. Check in upon arrival.
Gaochang Ruins, The Flaming Mountain, Local vineyard visit, Our guide and driver will escort you from Turpan to Urumqi
Today you will visit the legendary Gaochang Ancient Ruins by a donkey cart. Later, visit Flaming Mountain, which is made famous by the Chinese novel Journey to the West. Visit a local vineyard at their harvest season to taste some sweet grapes.
Later today, we will drive back to Urumqi. Check in upon arrival.
Hotel to airport Transfer (Urumqi)
Today your Xinjiang tour guide will escort you to the airport. Thanks for traveling with us. Hope to see you again soon!
What's Included & Excluded
Meals listed in the itinerary.
Private English-speaking guide and driver.
Hotels listed in the itinerary.
Service Charge & Taxes.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
China Entry Visa Fees.
Excess Baggage Charges.
Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
Single Room Supplement.
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