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Xinjiang Kanas National Geopark

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North of the County, Burqin County 836600, China
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Beautiful and great for photographer

This is the major tourist attraction for my trip. The scenery is black and you can see a lot of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Great sceneries

The park is huge. There are so many places to see if you like the mountain landscape. Better to... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
La rochelle
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North of Xinjiang
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North of the County, Burqin County 836600, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the major tourist attraction for my trip. The scenery is black and you can see a lot of photographers running around. Very beautiful place to visit

Thank BobBobGolden
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The park is huge. There are so many places to see if you like the mountain landscape. Better to tour by car than buses.

Thank Desvergnes
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Travelled with a tour group to the National Park. It's quite a drive up here from Urumqi (about 9 hours or more) And the ride was filled with meandering roads going up the mountains. I wouldn't know how else I could have come up here,...More

Thank Annelise827
Reviewed 12 October 2017

One of the most difficult things for a foreigner to this part of China would be transport and accommodation. If you speak basic Chinese, renting a car and driving around Xinjiang is as easy as any other city in China except for re-fueling. The system...More

Thank Maildeshere
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Usually we find many things about the site which is good but still very less info àbout how to reach there. Thats why i prefer to answer this demanding question. As i travelled by train so no idea about other options. 1. Take a night...More

3  Thank Zafar Y
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Tonnes of tourists flock in during summer and autumn for its unique scenic appeals. Most of these tourists come in groups, visiting a few spots in the park and leave over night. There are many beautiful lakes, streams, paddocks and forests that are not far...More

4  Thank TomHitman
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

It is quite a journey to reach Kanas Lake in the national park. The park has its own shuttle buses to bring tourists to the various points of interests. Autumn is a popular time to visit with the autumn foliage against the emerald color lakes,...More

Thank Joni H
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The 18 hour+ drive and RMB 200+ entrance ticket is all worth the time and money. From grasslands, snow and water is all in one in Kanas Lake. Some says it is little Switzerland in China. When you are here it is very recommended to...More

Thank andresuyono
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Beautiful lake but the scale is not as big as what I thought. The emerald colour of the lake would be more stand out in Autumn. There are crescent moon bend, fairy bay etc. We saw some horses but no wild swan.

Thank 954hungg
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We had pre-booked a tour to Xinjiang, so our trip had a plan to drive from Burqin to Kanas. its a more than 3 hours drive and whoa.. for a period of one hour in between.. all we saw was snow. all mountains, everything covered...More

1  Thank klkrn
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24 July 2016|
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Response from Kinjo77 | Reviewed this property |
We went there by taking a "Northern Xinjiang" tour package from this travel agent CTC based in Singapore. Since I can't post link, a quick google on keywords I mentioned should get you the information you need.