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Address: No.2 Hongshan Road, Shayibak District, Urumqi 830000, China
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A lovely park in urumqi

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... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 is missable but a useful landmark for getting your bearings.

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56 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
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 at the top there many things to do. In my opinion the city views are... More 

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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 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

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Thank Tristan72
Beijing, China
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5 reviews
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 top of the 3 store tower.

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Thank ShNB-traveller
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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 the Symbol of Urumqi but there are also shuttles for easier access available. The view... More 

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Thank Fantastiffany C
Nairobi
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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

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Thank cece5548
China
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288 reviews
153 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
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 not worth the effort.

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Thank WWTraveller26
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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96 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2015

this place is the amazing place to view the Urumqi view from the top where the pagoda is. you can view the high building around. advise to visit around 7.30 then wait for the sunrise. when the sun rise, the heat of sun will turn the snow to frog surrounding the building, the screen is so beautiful. except the view,... More 

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Thank louise l
Jakarta, Indonesia
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

this place is so amazing, the scenery so beautiful, easy to get there, you will never feel so bored spending your time in this place.

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Singapore, Singapore
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13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

A welcome mini workout walking up the slope (there's also an electric tram for a fee). The view from the top, where the pagoda is, shows you how much of a city Urumqi has become - for better or for worse. Mostly tourists there, so you don't get a feel of what a local park is like, but you do... More 

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