Tianshantianchi Lake, Urumqi

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Within Tianshan Scenic Resort, Urumqi830002, China
  • Timings: 08:30 am - 08:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 125 CNY
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Tags: View Point, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Lake, Nature
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About Tianshantianchi Lake, Urumqi

On the east side of Urumqi, right in the middle of Bogda peak, covering around 4.9 square meter area, lies TianshanTianchi lake or Heavenly Lake. People often refer this lake as a ‘pearl of Heavenly Mountain’ because of its crescent shape and the crystal clear water in it that happens because of the melting snow of the Heavenly Mountain. The best time to visit this lake is during summer as it transforms into a cool resort. The surrounding mountain turns into colorful one because of the fully blossomed flowers covering the slopes which creates magical effect with clear blue sky as the background. Moreover, the lake becomes favorable for boating as well.

Hence, make sure when you are visiting the Heavenly mountain, you pay a visit to the lake as well. 

Tianshantianchi Lake Information

  • Best time to visit the lake is during summer.

Tianshantianchi Lake Ticket Prices

  • Entrance charge : CNY 125 (April 1 to October 31) & CNY 60 (November 1 to March 31)
  • Inter-Zone vehicle : CNY 90
  • Queen Mother of the Western Heaven Temple : CNY 10
  • Zoology Museum : CNY 10
  • Cable car : CNY 35 (whole trip), CNY 20 (Single trip)
  • Electric Bus : CNY 5 (single trip)
  • Painted Pleasure boat : CNY 50
  • Mosquito Craft : CNY 35
  • Barge : CNY 20 

How To reach Tianshantianchi Lake by Public Transport

  • By car 

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Things to Know Before Visiting Tianshantianchi Lake

  • 95% of people who visit Urumqi include Tianshantianchi Lake in their plan

  • 91.09% of people plan their visit to Tianshantianchi Lake between 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Tianshantianchi Lake

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Tianshantianchi Lake

People normally club together Water Mill Gully and Tianshan Wildlife Reservation while planning their visit to Tianshantianchi Lake.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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