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Awesome canyon views only 45 minutes from Urumqi downtown

We only have one day in Urumqi so I have to be very selective with how we spend it. Consulted a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Stephen C
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Only saw the entrance area but the scenery was nice...

While in Urumqi with wife and 12 yr old daughter visiting wife's family and friends, we were driven... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Les H
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4 days ago
“Awesome canyon views only 45 minutes from Urumqi downtown”
6 Sep 2017
“Only saw the entrance area but the scenery was nice...”
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We only have one day in Urumqi so I have to be very selective with how we spend it. Consulted a local colleague who is from Xinjiang and she recommended this place over the Tianshan lake. Boy did i not regret. Park admission that includes...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

While in Urumqi with wife and 12 yr old daughter visiting wife's family and friends, we were driven here (about 45 minutes out of the city) to check it out. After clearing security at the visitor center and getting our ticket, we boarded a shuttle...More

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Reviewed October 5, 2013

We did enjoy very much the hours we spent at Tianshan Grand Canyon - although we took the shuttle bus inside of the natural reserve, we realized that taking the own car enables you to stop at a lot of more interesting spots on the...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2013

If you only do one trip to the Southern Pastures or Nan Shan, make it this one. Park just below the Pass or Heavenly Gate, and climb the hilltops. Then go eat at the Uighur/Kazhak yurts/gers. The horse riding is fixed price and not so...More

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