Kanas Lake is one of the best sites to view in China. This 5-day private tour will let you go with a local guide from Urumqi by a private vehicle. The attractions include Kanas Lake, Hemu Village, Ghost City in Karamay, Kuitun Grand Canyon, and Rainbow Beach. Here is the briefing. Detailed information is in the What To Expect. D1. Met from your centrally located Urumqi hotel at 8am, then drive 8-9 hours to Buerjin. Visit the Ghost City on the way.D2. Drive 3 hours from Buerjin to Kanas, visit the lake area.D3. Move to Hemu Village, enjoy the picturesque village in the afternoon.D4. Drive back to Buerjin, visit the Rainbow Beach to view the sunset.D5. Drive back to Urumqi, visit the imposing Kuitun Grand Canyon. Drop you off at your hotel in Urumqi where the tour concludes.
ItineraryDay 1: Urumqi to Buerjin by carStop At: Wind City of Wu'erhe, Karamay, Xinjiang UygurToday you will drive from Urumqi to Buerjin for 8-9 hours. On the way, you will visit the renown Ghost City in Wu'erhe, Karamay. This area is spectacular yardan landform, meaning the uneven land in Uyghur language. The large area is filled with all sorts of clay landforms, some look like palace, some look like human etc....Afterwards you will arrive in Buerjin in the evening. The interesting thing is to wander around the night market in Buerjin in the evening, you can taste the roasted fish that is local delicacy. Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in Buerjin County, 4-star hotelDay 2: Buerjing to Kanas Lake by carStop At: Kanas Lake, Burqin County, Xinjiang UygurToday you will take 3-hour ride to the well-known Kanas Lake. Firstly you drive to Jia Deng Yu where you will change a shuttle bus to the Kanas Lake and go up to Guan Yu Tai (Fish Observation Pavilion).In the afternoon, you can wander around the Kanas river and Kanas lake. On the way back to Jia Deng Yu, you will visit Dragon bay, Moon bay and Fairy bay.Duration: 7 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Jia Deng Yu, Kanas, 4-star hotelDay 3: Kanas Lake to Hemu Village by carStop At: Hemu Grasslands, Burqin County, Xinjiang UygurToday you will take 1 hour ride to Hemu Village that is one of 10 must-see villages in China. The traditional Tuwa People's wooden houses are built in a valley, and it is a stunning picture to view the village on the top of hill. Duration: 5 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in Hemu Village, 4-star hotelDay 4: Hemu Village to Buerjin County by carStop At: Rainbow Beach, Burqin County, Xinjiang UygurTake 4-hour ride back to Buerjin after viewing the morning village in Hemu. In the afternoon, you will go to the suburb of Buerjin to view the impressive Rainbow Beach beside the Erqis River. The red, yellow, blue, white and black clays create a wonderful picture with the old trees and the river while the sun setting down. Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in Buerjin County, 4-star hotelDay 5: Buerjin County to Urumqi by carStop At: KuiTunShi YinShi XiuXian YiTiao Jie, Kuitun, Xinjiang UygurDrive back to Urumqi. On the way, you will visit the new site, the Kuitun Grand Canyon, which is untouched with the imposing landform of clay and rock. Later, you will be dropped off at your hotel in Urumqi where the tour concludes.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.