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Tianshan Tianchi Lake

Within Tianshan Scenic Resort, Urumqi 830002, China
+86 400 870 6110
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Formerly known as Yaochi (Jade Lake), it is guarded by the stately peaks and offers a spectacular sight.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It also call "Heaven Lake of Tianshan" If you can walk up to the top of Tianshan or may be half way, you will amaze what you see.

Thank C-Liz1
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is not too much to do in Urumqi, so a good pick is to spend a day at Tianchi Lake. Not too overrun by local tourists and luckily not too much infrastructure there, offering a glimpse of nature in the Tianshan mountains. Temperatures can...More

Thank Christo02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't stay longer than 30min at the lake because the sky was overcast within 5 min of our arrival and visibility was prob 3m or lesser. But we still had a good time in the immersive experience of the native culture, enjoying the Milk tea...More

Thank adelinelyn
Reviewed 20 May 2017

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

1  Thank MikeyjT30
Reviewed 18 May 2017

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 11 May 2017

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 5 May 2017

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
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