Karakuri Lake Pictures

The surface of the lake reflects the snow-covered peaks of Mountain Muztagata, which tower in the background.

The Karakuri Lake lies at the foot of Mount Muztagata, about 191 kilometers (120 miles) from Kashgar. It is 30 meters (about 98 feet) deep and is 3,600 meters (about 11,811 feet) above sea level. You can see yurts and frame houses, which is built by Tajik ethnic group, providing rooms and board. Visitors can try to float in the lake on rafts. Attraction Intro: Karakuri Lake
  • The surface of the lake reflects the snow-covered peaks of Mountain Muztagata, which tower in the background.
  • Local people live a nomadic life at the foot of Mountain Kongur.
  • On the lakeshore are tourist yurts to sleep in (yurt hotels).
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Asked by Mr.Low from CANADA | Jan. 11, 2010 18:14Reply
Is there a train ride or flight going to Tibet from Xinjing in the Summer 2010?
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Answered by Mr.Hank | Jan. 11, 2010 20:29
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As I know there is no direct flight. You could take a train from xinjiang to Lanzhou firstly and then take another train to Lhasa, Tibet. Or tranfer at Chengdu or Xi'an by flight.
Answered by Mr.OSMAN from CHINA | Mar. 31, 2010 09:16
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BY train you should come Lanzhu and change train to TIbet .from Xinjiang to Tibet only can go by cars
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