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13 Days North Xinjiang Tour

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8-9 Hours Each Day
Availability : Departure Every Day
Visit Cities: Urumqi, Fuyun, Burqin, Kanas, Hemu, Karamy, Naraty, Bayinbuluk, Korla, Turpan
Transportation: Car
Min Age : 2+
Tour Highlights

According to the travelling experience of numerous tourists, North Xinjiang boasts the most beautiful natural scenery, and South Xinjiang is the perfect place to learn cultural customs of Xinjiang. That makes a lot of sense. This 13 days tour mainly focuses on the amazing scenery in Xinjiang including Heavenly Lake, Keketuohai National Geological Park, Kanas Lake, Hemu Village, Urho Ghost City, Sayram Lake, Naraty Grassland, Swan Lake Natural Reserve, and Bayinbuluk Grassland. However, you will also have a glimpse of the splendid history and culture of Xinjiang at Xinjiang Regional Museum, Jiaohe Ruins, Karez Well, Sugong Pagoda and International Bazaar. Incredible North Xinjiang scenery is waiting for you and your camera.

  • Come across various stunning natural sceneries along the way
  • Visit mysterious and precious cultural relics
  • Superb service from attentive English-speaking guide and licensed driver
  • Learn more about culture and customs of North Xinjiang
  • The best traveling experience you could ever have

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Price Includes

  • Private transportation with experienced driver
  • Accommodation with breakfast (twins bed shared room)
  • Excellent English speaking guide
  • All the entrance fee throughout the itinerary (Shuttle bus in Kanas, Naraty, Bayinbuluk and Heavenly Lake are included)
  • Travel insurance
  • Travel permit ( as the area from Bayinbuluk to Korler is not open to foreign tourist, our company will prepare the travel permit for you)
  • Two bottles of mineral water per person per day

Price Excludes

  • Lunches and Dinners
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips to guide and driver
  • Optional activities
    Tour Abstract

    Day 1 Urumqi arrival: Xinjiang Regional Museum

    Day 2 Urumqi – Fuyun by Car: Heavenly Lake

    Day 3 Fuyun – Burqin by Car: Keketuohai National Geological Park

    Day 4 Burqin – Kanas by Car: Kanas Lake

    Day 5 Kanas – Hemu by Car: Hemu Village

    Day 6 Hemu – Karamy by Car: Hemu Village, Urho Ghost City

    Day 7 Karamy – Sayram Lake by Car: Sayram Lake

    Day 8 Sayram – Naraty by Car

    Day 9 Naraty – Bayinbuluk by Car: Naraty Grassland, Swan Lake Reserve

    Day 10 Bayinbuluk – Korla: Bayinbuluk Grassland

    Day 11 Korla – Turpan by Car: Jiaohe Ruins

    Day 12 Turpan – Urumqi by Car: Karez Well, Sugong Pagoda, International Bazaar

    Day 13 Urumqi departure

    Itinerary Details

    Day 1Urumqi Arrival (No Meals)

    Our driver and guide will wait for you at the airport terminal exit or train station exit by holding a welcome sign with your name on it and transfer to check in hotel. After a short rest we will pay a visit to Xinjiang Regional Museum, The largest comprehensive museum in Xinjiang that focuses on the history and costume of Xinjiang. Back to hotel. Accommodation: Urumqi

    Day 2Urumqi to Fuyun by Van (Breakfast)

    In the morning we will pay a visit to Heavenly Lake, 100 kilometers away from city of Urumqi, Heavenly Lake gives the impression of nobleness, elegance and beauty. Clear lake, Snow Mountain and soaring trees compose the charming scenery of the Heavenly Lake. Come to Heavenly Lake, and you will find words are so weak for the surrounding. It will make you totally relaxed no matter you are sitting in a boat, walking in the mountains, or just standing by the lake. After that we will drive to Fuyun County. Accommodation: Fuyun County

    Day 3Fuyun to Burqin by Van (Breakfast)

    After breakfast drive for 90 km we will arrive at the Keketuohai National Geological Park, the first national geological park which themed at typical mineral deposit and mine ruins. Then head to Burqin. Enjoy the fish BBC in local night market is recommended. Accommodation: Burqin

    Day 4Burqin to Kanas Lake by Van (Breakfast)

    After breakfast we will head to China’s only European-like ecological site Kanas Nature Reserve, where the highlight is the famous Kanas Lake, an alpine lake encircled by dense forest. Shaped like a crescent, the lake has the features of both northern vigor and southern grace. Accommodation: Kanas

    Day 5Kanas to Hemu by Van (Breakfast)

    In the early morning, enjoy the sunrise of Kanas and then head to Hemu Village, which close to Mongolia and Russia. Here you will meet the villagers who still lead the nomadic life. Besides, you will also see the rivers, wooden houses, wisps of smoke and birch forest, etc. and take the photo of the beautiful view of the sunset. Stay overnight at Hemu Village. Accommodation: Hemu

    Day 6Hemu to Karamy by Van (Breakfast)

    In the morning visit Hemu Village and then drive to Karamay city. Upon arrival we will visit the Urho Ghost City, also known as “Wuerhe Wind City”, a unique wind-eroded geological area commonly referred to as “wind city” because of the frequent howling winds. Due to its eeriness, it is also commonly referred to as “Ghost City”. Then check in hotel. Accommodation: Karamay

    Day 7Karamay to Sayram Lake (Breakfast)

    After hotel breakfast we will head to Sayram Lake to appreciate the pure world of the alpine mountain. Spending the rest day on mountain and staying overnight in the yurt. Accommodation: Sayram

    Day 8Sayram to Naraty by Van (Breakfast)

    In the morning drive across the Fruit Valley and then continue to Yili and we will arrive in Naraty in the afternoon. The rest day is free for you. Accommodation: Naraty

    Day 9Naraty to Bayinbuluk by Van (Breakfast)

    In the early morning visit the Naraty Grassland, a famous tourism and holiday resort in Xinjiang which boasts beautiful grassland scenery and Kazak ethnic flavor. In the afternoon drive to visit Swan Lake Natural Reserve, the second largest grassland in China boasting luxuriant verdant grass, numerous flocks of sheep and varied plants, and the located in the grassland. After that drive to Bayinbuluk. Accommodation: Bayinbuluk.

    Day 10Bayinbuluk/Korlor (Breakfast)

    In the morning visit Bayinbuluk Grassland and then head to Korler via the deep of Tianshan Mountain. Accommodation: Korlor

    Day 11Korlor/Turpan (Breakfast)

    After breakfast head to Turpan and visit the Jiaohe Ruins upon arrival, one of the most important towns along the ancient Silk Road and the largest, oldest and best-preserved earth construction in the world. Accommodation: Turpan

    Day 12Turpan to Urumqi by Van (Breakfast)

    In the morning pick up from hotel and then transfer to visit Karez Well— an amazing irrigation system which made Turpan a rich oasis which is honored as the “Underground Great Wall”. So it is regarded as the pride of Turpan. The next stop will be Sugong Pagoda, the largest existed ancient Islamic pagoda in Xinjiang which is also known as the Turpan Pagoda among local residents. After that drive to Urumqi and upon arrival we will pay a visit to International Bazaar, the largest comprehensive market in Xinjiang. Accommodation: Urumqi

    Day 13Urumqi Departure (Breakfast)

    Pick up from hotel according to your flight time and transfer to airport for flight departing Urumqi.