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Tian Shan, Xinjiang

Tian Shan, Xinjiang
A Guide to the White Mountains
By Nikhina

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Everyone has a favorite travel destination, somewhere that lingers in the memory for a long time after returning from a holiday trip. With so many different tourist spots across the world, it is difficult to pick the best one for a vacation. On one side, there is a quite large range of known backpacking destinations which has got worldwide popularity, and then there are some unexplored gems in the earth which remain in a low profile.

 

Tian Shan, Xinjiang, is one such best-hidden travel destination in China which has a unique landscape. If you choose the best tour operator for China travel, you can make travelling to the Tian Shan a memorable experience. Located in the central part of the Eurasian continent, towards the northwest border of China is Tian Shan, Xinjiang, flaunting a unique landscape called 鈥榯hree mountains surrounding the two basins.鈥 It is an extensive mountain range which is one of the seven mountain systems in the whole world.

 

Popular Attractions in the Tian Shan
Stretched to Kazakhstan, Tian Shan Mountain is a vast mountain range and covers several popular attractions. Beautiful grasslands covered with colorful flowers, the sheer beauty of the landscape, pure water reflecting Snow Mountains, there are plenty of things to view and enjoy in the mountain range. In this Tian Shan tour guide, you can read below some of the popular attractions with everlasting memories.

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Bogda Peak
Belonging to the eastern subrange of Tian Shan, Xinjiang, Mount Bogda is the highest peak in the Bogda Ola Range. Known as Bogda Feng in Chinese, the peak is a difficult one to conquer due to its 70-degree steep formations. The summit crowns are permanently snow-capped, and massive glaciers flow by its feet. At the foot of the peak another popular tourist attraction is situated, for boating, horse-riding and picnicking, and the human-made Lake Bogda.

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Lake Bogda

Lake Bogda is known as a heavenly lake in Chinese, and visitors love this place which packs a couple of adventure and leisure activities and offers a chance to interact with Kazakh ethnic culture. Mountain climbers are required to register with the China Xinjiang Mountaineering Association (CXMA) in 脺r眉mqi (a Provincial capital city with frequent flight services). Lodging facilities are available and the best climbing season is from June to August.

 

Location
Mount Bogda is located close to 脺r眉mqi, and the base camp is at the north foot of the peak at the height of 3540m. Visitors must cross Lake Bogda by motorboat and trek towards the south for 30 km, and Kazakh equestrians will handle the logistics.

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Kuqa Grand Canyon
Renowned as Keziliya valley, Tian Shan Kuqa Grand Canyon is a reddish-brown natural rock carved by rain and wind, which tops the list of hidden tourist centers in China. The path of the valley leads to a secluded spot where the mountain body hugs the open sky overlapping ditch with the valley; you will be able to see a whole new world. Tian Shan Grand Canyon is worth exploring, as it is a beautiful spot for sightseeing, scientific and civilization studying.

 

With the help of a travel agent for China tour, you can explore all the spots around the Grand Canyon. It is an ideal location for people who are photographic enthusiasts. You will have enough options to play with light bouncing in every angle, which can give kaleidoscopic moments. You must visit the location in the afternoon, close to the evening to enjoy the magic of sunlight.



Location
Tian Shan Grand Canyon is on the 217 national road and travelers can easily access the place via bus or a charter car from Kuqa.

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The Caves of the Thousand Buddhas - Longmen Caves

The Caves of the Thousand Buddhas, popularly known as Mogao grottoes, are an ancient site showcasing the most substantial and impressive collection of Chinese art of the late Tang and Wei dynasties. These works are entirely devoted to Buddhism, and are one of the least known wonders of the world.

 

Each cave is a treasure trove of Buddhism art and contains painted clay sculptures of Buddha and other figures; some caves are small while others are enormous, carved out with elaborate ceiling paintings. The position of Dunhuang, where the caves are located, is of supreme importance in Buddhism. Not all caves are in good condition, only half of them survived the onslaught of time, and the rest have entirely collapsed or filled with desert sand.

 

Location
Located 25 km to the east of Dunhuang on the Silk Road, you can reach the spot via train or bus.

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Xiata scenic area
Within the Tian Shan Mountains lies a picture-perfect valley, which has transformed into a scenic spot. Despite the crowd of tourists in the mountain range, this a gorgeous, quiet spot where you can indulge in some sight-seeing. Many locals and tourists take the bus to the scenic place to see its beauty and capture beautiful moments. You can also take a hike along the river situated in the spot and explore different landforms by foot. Travelers can also enjoy a horseback ride where Kazakhs will take you for a safe horse trekking through the deep places in the valley.

 

Location
Located deep within the Tian Shan Mountains and you can take a bus to reach the spot. From there you can take horse rides to explore the entire area and surroundings.

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Luscious Grasslands

In the Tian Shan, after negotiating the countless hairpins, the valley leads to an entire region of beautiful grasslands. After the hairpins, when crossing the mountain and a tunnel structure, you reach this stunningly beautiful meadows where the whole area is a scenic spot perfect for amazing travel pictures. You can watch grazing yaks, or merely walk along freely on the grasslands.

 

It is a great picnic spot where you can spend a few hours with your friends and family. The sighting of bloomed wildflowers over the vast grasslands is something you shouldn鈥檛 miss. Locals and travelers come here during the flowering season, or you can view it from your car on the journey through Duku highway.

 

Location
It is located in the Tian Shan mountain valley and can be visited as part of Tian Shan trek. June to September is the best time to visit when the lush grasslands blossoms with colorful wildflowers.

 

Conclusion
On a trip to Xinjiang, the most popular tourist attractions you can find near the Tian Shan Mountains are the several parallel chains of mountain valleys. Tianshan is synonymously known as the sea snow, as it is mostly covered in snow and glaciers throughout the year. With many hidden tourist attractions in Xinjiang, it is a must see location for an exceptional experience. Listed as the world heritage site, Xinjiang Tianshan is an incredible tourist destination every traveler would enjoy exploring. Sprawling on the edge of the mountain peak lies plenty of attractions you shouldn鈥檛 miss on your trip to Tian Shan, Xinjiang.

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