11:00AM - 13:00PM
9:00 AM- 11:00AM
Hotel pick-up Red Hill Park
Today our excellent guide and professional driver will meet you at the hotel lobby around 09:00am with the signage of your name. After introducing and greeting with each other, you will travel to the beautiful Red Hill Park
with your guide. Red Hill Park is located the center of Urumqi, close the People's Park and Youhao Shopping Mall. It is the most famous park in Urumqi, also the one of symbols of Urumqi.
Entering the park, you will see that the mountains of the park are crimson, and there is a red mountain in the park, many trees in the mountain road, the environment is good. you can take about half an hour to climb up, or take a sightseeing bus from the bottom to the top of the mountain. Atop the Red hill, you will have a panoramic view of Urumqi city.
There are many local people coming to exercise every day, so the Red Hill Park is also a good place to learn about the local lifestyle.
Key areas :
► Red Hill Tower
► Giant Buddha Temple
13:30PM - 15:00PM
Xinjiang Regional Museum
Coming out from the Red Hill Park, bus transfer to the next stop Xinjiang Regional Museum to see archaeological treasures from the Silk Road and Xinjiang's minority cultures. There are more than 50,000 pieces of various kinds of cultural relics stored in the museum, among them are the ancient mummies represented by the "Loulan Beauty", manuscripts in Chinese, Karosthi, Qiuci, Yanji, Tibetan, Uighurian and other characters prevailing in ancient Western regions of China, as well as silk, wool, cotton and hemp fabrics and folk raiment, etc., all items of great intrigue. The 'Loulan beauty' mummy in particular is a well-preserved mummy from 4000 years ago. It still Has a reddish brown skin, thick eyelashes, charming large eyes, and long hair.
Main Exhibition Hall :
► First floor :
Ancient Historical Relics
► Second floor :
Jade (Mainly with Hotan Jade)
15:00PM - 18:00PM
Lunch in local restaurant
After the visiting of the museum, we will take you to the local restaurant for lunch. You can taste the local specialties and order what you want to eat. Our guide will also assist you if you need any help.
Xinjiang International Bazaar Dinner in the Grand Bazaar
In the afternoon, continue the tour at the Xinjiang International Bazaar, the largest bazaar in Urumqi. You'll find a bustling market filled with fruit, clothing, crafts, knives, carpets and almost anything that you can imagine. Here you can buy some local souvenirs to your friends and family.
Dinner can be arranged in the Grand Bazaar.
► There are many people in the bazaar, please keep your phone and wallet, etc.
► Option: if time permit you can enjoy The Culture Show with Banqute
Back to your hotel
We will transfer you to your hotel after the trip, the guide will assist you with check-in. Then you will say goodbye to your nice guide and driver. Looking forward to seeing you next time.
► if you need airport or train transfer, we will also be happy to help you arrange it.
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