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On this 4 day tour, see the supreme plateau landscape at Tian Shan Mountains and Heavenly Lake, soak in the profound historical ambience in the ancient cities of Jiaohe and Gaochang in the vast desert and embrace the traditional and modern local lifestyles of the Tuyugou Valley and the Grand Bazaar.
In this 7 days Xinjiang tour, you will visit historical relics like the Ancient City of Jiaohe and Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves, appreciate the natural landscapes like Tian Shan Mountains and Karakuri Lake, learn Uygur folk customs in Tuyu Valley, Kashgar Old Town, local bazaar...
In this 8-day trip from Urumqi to Kashgar via Turpan, you can broaden your horizons by exploring the profound history and culture of the Ancient City of Jiaohe, immersing yourself in the beautiful natural scenery of Heavenly Lake, spending an exciting day in the endless Kumtag Desert, and experiencing the unique Uighur customs and local life at the Xinjiang Grand Bazaar.
This Xinjiang tour itinerary enables you to go deeper into its far-reaching history, profound Uygur culture, religious relics and stunning natural wonders by visiting ancient cities of Jiaohe and Gaochang, Bezeklik and Kizil Buddha grottoes, Kuqa Mosque and Id Kah, Taklamakan Desert and alpine Heavenly Lake and Karakuri Lake...
Where would you find the most remote city from the ocean in the world? The answer is the provincial capital of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. By embarking on this private itinerary, you will see the most stunning examples of East-West cultural exchanges: blue lakes, the largest bazzar, the old garrison and so on with the unrivaled hospitality of the local ethnic minorities.
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The two-day vacation plan can be considered as a folk custom experience. The first day features the popular local destinations of the Safari Park and the Vineyard. You will enjoy the second day in the Uygur Residents Concentrated Zone of the Bazaar area with Islamic construction style which is quite different and interesting from your stay in modern Urumqi. Travelers will surely find it enjoyable.
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    4.718 Reviews
    Abby
    France
    Posted on April 02, 2020
    Our tour guide said that although Xinjiang was a vast and sparsely populated area in China, its scenery was absolutely no less beautiful than that of other provinces in China. First thank TCG for professionally arranging such an amazing 4-day Xinjiang tour to Urumqi & Turpan!

    The views we visited at the Heavenly Lake had been one of my most unforgettable travel experiences! Its snowy mountains and alpine lakes were so enchanting and impressive! And we also learn some interesting facts at the Ancient City of Jiaohe. According to the guide’s introduction, we knew that it was the largest city in the world built entirely from the earth. Very amazing!

    Overall, this Xinjiang trip was fabulously organized by TCG and the hotels were much better than our expectations. Thanks a lot!
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    Hanson
    USA
    Posted on March 13, 2020
    An 8-day Xinjiang tour brought us a unique travel experience! We visited so many attractions, some better than others, but all good. I liked the Kashgar trip to Karakuri Lake most. The reflection of snow-capped mountains on the lake was a gorgeous view impressing me deeply. The guide had a good attitude in serving travelers.
    Audrey
    USA
    Posted on February 29, 2020
    It was a good experience of the 8-day Xinjiang tour itinerary of Kashgar, Turpan and Urumqi! The guide was sociable, dependable and energetic. I was not used to eating mutton with a strong smell from Xinjiang, but the western buffets arranged by the hotels were to my taste. Overall, the attractions were very rich and we had a good experience except for being a little tired.
    Victoria
    UK
    Posted on February 21, 2020
    We had experienced guides and drivers on the 4 days Xinjiang tour to Urumqi. Very grateful to our guide for giving us detailed introductions of the dried corpse and Chinese historical relics in Xinjiang Regional Museum. The driver was STEADY & helpful.
    Ricardo
    Brazil
    Posted on January 13, 2020
    This Xinjiang tour was excellent! The guides arranged a reasonable itinerary. They could gave us timely help when something unexpected happened during the journey and met some extra requirements. The services were very considerate like taking family photos and helping to carry luggage. The cars were spacious and tidy. The attractions were extremely beautiful such as Heavenly Lake, Emin Minaret, and BezeklikThousand Buddha Caves.
    Evan McInerney
    United Kingdom
    Posted on December 23, 2019
    The guides and drivers were very nice, especially the driver in Turpan. He would stop the car to make us take photos if we come across some beautiful palaces. The itinerary was reasonable. We visit many attractive scenic spots and spent a good time. There was no shopping on the trip. I hoped such a good quality of the Xinjiang tour could be kept and became better!
    Laura
    Canada
    Posted on December 20, 2019
    I was very satisfied with the Xinjiang tour and I left precious memories. The scenery was very beautiful. We passed through Gobi deserts, deserts, lakes, grasslands and snow-capped mountains. Xinjiang has a large temperature difference between day and night, it is better to take some thick coats.
    JOSE
    Spain
    Posted on November 11, 2019
    The itinerary of the Xinjiang tour was reasonable and every scenic spot was impressive. The Kumtag Desert was specular and the Kashgar Lake gave me a sense of peace and clearness. Flaming Mountain also deserved a visit. The quality of the food and accommodation was very high. It is recommended to take some snacks and water if you have a long ride. Xingjiang was a beautiful place. I would go there next time. Highly recommended!
    Gary Nagy
    USA
    Posted on October 21, 2019
    The Xinjiang tour was worthy to recommend. I visited the Ancient City of Jiaohe, Karakuri Lake, and Turpan. In particular, Karakuri Lake was a fairyland. Although sometimes we needed to take a ride, each of the group members was nice and never be later. What's more, the standard of food and accommodation was quite high in the foreign travel groups I had participated in. The guides were enthusiastic and responsible and introduced many Xinjiang customs. I'd think about visiting Xinjiang again in the fall. ... More
    Darren Sturm
    Australia
    Posted on September 28, 2019
    This was my first trip to China. I was very satisfied with the accommodation and food. We also tasted many delicious Xinjiang dishes. The guides were easy-going and responsible and explained every scenic spot. Their introduction of Xinjiang history made the long ride not boring anymore. And they also organized the itinerary reasonably. It is recommended to choose this Xinjiang tour if you want to have a superb trip to Xinjiang!
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