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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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Reviewed 4 days ago

To get a feel of what I write, I know only a few Mandarin words. We followed a guided tour that begins from the North Entrance of the People's Park, Urumqi City. We bought the bus tickets (RMB100/2 pax) a day before. The bus leaves...More

Thank Steven_Teo
Reviewed 4 days ago

This lake has a very big name. “天山天池“。 Heaven mountain Heaven Lake. First, its a bit over rated and second, it definitely do not justified the big name. Nevertheless, if you are a tourist like us, you have to visit this iconic place in Urumqi....More

Thank Uncle888
Reviewed 1 week ago

I only got to spend half a day here, but i wish I had had a whole day available. The lake itself is not so big, but the atmosphere is quiet, fresh, and mostly well-kept. I would recommend bringing a picnic lunch and spending the...More

Thank AubreyDella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

TIANSHAN SCENIC AREA FEATURING A GLACIAL LAKE: The word Tianchi means Heavenly hence Heavenly Lake, renamed Tianchi during the Qing period. Located on the north side the Bogda Shan (Mountain of God.) (Bogdais means God) its a range of the Tian Shan (Mountain of Heaven)...More

Thank JeanWN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the lake and mountains area on a one day trip and it was amazing. The lake and surrounding mountains are a great natural attraction and there are optional sites to see such a cable car ride that takes one higher up the mountains and...More

Thank Ahmad M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tianchi lake is 120km and about 2 hrs east of Urumqi. It covers 4.9 square kilometres of Tianshan Tianchi National Park. It is a natural crescent alpine lake with an altitude of 1980m and the lake itself is about 3km long and averages about 600...More

1  Thank jennyMalaysia18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is nice, similar to many mountain lakes in Europe. Since it is in China, there are lots of tourists. There are many paths to walk. A waterfall nearby was very pretty. The main parking is far away from the lake. You pay extra to...More

Thank sun20
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The day we picked ended up being very wet & foggy. Still a good trip but I'm sure it's to much better with good weather

Thank Jon-Irene
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

An easy reach from Urumqi, take a bus from the north bus station ( bei jan ) to Fukang where a mini bus goes to the park gate. What to expect, very high entry fee 213 kwai and a couple of bus rides with the...More

Thank Hazzz M
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Straight from the spot as I am staring at the heavenly lake right now, I would like to express my regret for having decided to come here, taking a whole day and spending ¥60 (bus) + ¥215 (park entry and park bus). The lake itself...More

1  Thank TOsunnyfirst
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