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Tianshan Tianchi Lake

Within Tianshan Scenic Resort, Urumqi 830002, China
+86 400 870 6110
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USD 89.00*
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All Inclusive Private Day Tour to Tianchi Heavenly Lake from Urumqi
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After a hairy bus ride up the mountain we had a brief walk around and a boat-ride on the lake. With a bit more time a walk around the shore would have been lovely, but sadly this time I didn't get the chance. It's a...More

Thank MikeyjT30
Reviewed 5 days ago

Read some previous review giving instruction on how to go to this lake by bus. It works exactly as stated/instructed. You will have to take this as a whole day affair because the journey itself will take some time. Spent 2 hours picnicking at the...More

Thank Rosli_xia
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the entrance you travel half an hour in van, climbing several thousand meters to the top of the mountain. From there you continue to climb, by foot, or trolley until you reach the lake. The view is breathtaking. With snow capped mountains all around....More

2  Thank Lynn G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Getting here from town is an adventure in itself. Not sure they have traffic laws or driving schools here. But once you get to the park and jump on the shuttle bus to the lake, all your worries vanish. When the bus stops at the...More

1  Thank CommanderChip
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Tian shan has been famous in many chinese literary novels and TV shows. Its here that the hero's master has to look for rare herbs or to reflect. We had to take a bus to the mountain top. Walking was not too bad. The view...More

1  Thank youke_worldwide
Reviewed 5 April 2017

It was so unfortunate that when my husband and I visited, snow fell and the mountain was so foggy so we couldn't see anything! But it was still a winter wonderland and we enjoyed the sites. It was a very different experience for us, coming...More

Thank Ida C
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Was with a tour group and we first went on a boat tour where we cruise on the lake. Upon reaching the entrance, there will be a short hike upslope to the lake area. Quite a leisure hike given the weather was quite breezy and...More

1  Thank yEeVoNy25
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We visited this lake as part of a tour of Xinjiang and this was one of the highlights of the trip. The lake and scenery around the lake are absolutely beautiful and it was very relaxing to walk around the lake, take some photos and...More

1  Thank jtaylor946
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The Heavenly Lake located within the Tianshan Scenic Resort is a must see place. Located up a steep and twisty road in the Tianshan Mountains, the lake opens up like a picture. We were lucky it had snowed earlier and all the mountains had a...More

1  Thank Paulette A
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

It was about 2-3 drive from town. Upon arrival transferred to coaches which took another 20minutes to reach near the peak. Then we switched into "holding carts" which brought us to cable car station where we took the cable car to the TOP. View was...More

1  Thank Teong hoon O
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Hi Ange/ other trip advisor users, Can someone please recommend contacts of the yurts at Tianchi Lake? I prefer to make a booking in advance as I am arriving with some heavy equipment and can't be scouring the place for a yurt with the baggage. Many thanks!
17 May 2016|
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Caroline W
Are there any public bus that gets there from the city of Urumqi? Where can i get the bus or tourist bus? how much would that be?? Timing??
8 October 2015|
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