IKanas Lake Sightseeing photography 9 Days tour
Day 1: Arrive in Urumqi
The guide will meet you at Urumqi Airport, and transfer you to hotel. On the way, you'll get greeted by this attractive city. After arrive in hotel , rest and acclimatize overnight in Urumqi.
Day 2: Travel in Urumqi
Full day trip to Heavenly Lake, Boat for Cruise on the Heavenly Lake. Overnight in Urumqi.Heavenly Lake: The Heavenly Lake (Tianchi Lake) is situated to the east of the Tianshan Mountain range, north of Bogda Peak, 97 km south of Urumuqi. Known as Yaochi in ancient times, the lake surface elevates 1,910 meters above sea level, with an average depth of 60 meters.
Day 3 Urumqi to Fuyun
Drive some 400km northwards to Fuyun today and visit the Multi-colored Bay which locates in Fuyun County. Multi-colored Bay:The movie "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" has left you a deep impression of the multicolored stone bay where the heroine Ziyi was hidden, this special desert scene shot in the movie is located at the Gobi desert, about 220 kilometers from Fuyun county of Xinjiang.
Day 4 Fuyun to Burqin
Morning departure for some 400km to Burqin and discover this border city on your own.
Day 5: Burqin to Kanas
Full day trip to visit Border Pass, Tour Pass, The Forestry Protection Fee in Buerjin, Kanas Lake Natural Reserve Area.Kanas is only 150km away from Burqin county. Drive to this dreaming world after your breakfast. Kanas Lake Natural Reserve Area: It is the most beautiful mountain lake you have never seen. It is the latest lake open to all tourists in China and has attained a reputation as "the tourism pearl of Mountain Altai".
Day 6: Kanas
A free day on your own to breathe in the fresh air and all beautiful landscape. You also have the option of taking a boat trip which is highly recommended, also a visit to local ethnic family -TUWA people. The Tuwa Tribe: A Mongolian tribe called Tuwa lives on the south bank of the Kanas Lake. Believing in Lamaism, it is a valiant ethic minority with a long history. Tuwa people speak Turkish, resembling the language of Kazakh, and live on hunting and graze. They also have a special folk custom. Overnight at Russian style wooden house.
Day 7: Kanas to Burqin
We will drive to Burqin County, on the way we can have several stops at Kazak yurts and their grassland. You can pay a visit the Burqin River as well. Burqin River: converge complex thaw glaciers, and covers an area of 5588 square kilometers, the Burqin river is 25 kilometers long with its deepest place of about 176 meters, there are various plants growing around the lake, which is an ideal place for sightseeing.
Day 8: Burqin to Urumqi Monster City
Drive some 800km from Burqin to Urumqi. On the way visit the Monster City. Monster City: It's located in the Wu'wehe District, in the northeast of Kelamayi City. It's 90 kilometers away from the urban area. It has an abundant scientific connotation and extremely high ornamental value. It is a Yardan landform shaped by wind erosion and looks like ruined castles or various kinds of animals.
Day 9: Urumqi
After breakfast, your guide will meet you at the hotel lobby and transfer you to the airport for your flight to the next destination.