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Red Mountain

No.2 Hongshan Road, Shayibak District, Urumqi 830000, China
+86 991 281 6940
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Same as Red Hill

The Mountain (or Hill) is a good place to get a view of the city, the pagoda is just ok, and there... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Charlotte, North Carolina
Nothing particularly interesting

The place is full of noisy Chinese. The only thing of interest is a bunch of photos comparing what... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Paul C
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  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“free entry” (2 reviews)
“lovely park” (2 reviews)
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No.2 Hongshan Road, Shayibak District, Urumqi 830000, China
+86 991 281 6940
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Mountain (or Hill) is a good place to get a view of the city, the pagoda is just ok, and there are several temples around which require and entrance fee

Thank Ziggy28104
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The place is full of noisy Chinese. The only thing of interest is a bunch of photos comparing what the neighborhood was like fifty years ago from today. The change is staggering.

2  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 26 May 2017

A lovely park, free admission, decent signage, acceptable bathrooms, plenty to do and see, or just a nice place to go for a few hours. We found the tram ride to the top (keep the ticket if you want to ride down as well) for...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The 'red mountain' is part of a lovely hilltop park in central Urumqi. there are ponds with pedaloes, a funfair, a pagoda with 3D models of urumqi 'then and now', there are views out over the snow capped mountains and the red brick pagoda (which...More

Thank 415katew
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

If you go by bus then have to walk almost 20 minuts from nearest bus/brt stop. Enterance is free. One can either walk or sit in a mini cart after the bridge to the top. It cost only 10 Rmb i think. Once you are...More

1  Thank Zafar Y
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Nice park inside the city- for families or friends who wants to relax and enjoy a little bit of nature inside the city

Thank Tristan72
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The park is symbol of Urumqi however the place is very crowded and noisy full of local people who usually bring their kids to enjoy the amusement rides. The good thing about the park is that scenic views of the city opens up from the...More

Thank ShNB-traveller
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Free entry and easy to find in the CBD On a Sunday afternoon the parklands were vibrating with all the different cultures of the Urumqi area. There are plenty of small street markets, picnic areas and carnivals for kids. We took the stairs up to...More

Thank Fantastiffany C
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Awesome mountain and place. Weather was very good and the sun was setting around 2100hrs. A must visit when in Northern china

Thank cece5548
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

So we skipped up this little hill on a really hot day to see the icon of Urumqi and were quite disappointed. It is just a little tower on a hill. You do get good views of modern Urumqi city but in my opinion it's...More

Thank WWTraveller26
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