Basic information Area code: 0994 Emergency phone: 110, 120, 119 Tourism complaints phone: 0991-12301 Changji Tourism Law Enforcement Detachment: 0994-2340820 Hutubi County Tourism Bureau Tel: 0994-4513758 Jimsar County Tourism Bureau Tel: 0994-6912613 Time difference: -2 hours Travel information Changji Prefecture […]
Area code: 0994
Emergency phone: 110, 120, 119
Tourism complaints phone: 0991-12301
Changji Tourism Law Enforcement Detachment: 0994-2340820
Hutubi County Tourism Bureau Tel: 0994-4513758
Jimsar County Tourism Bureau Tel: 0994-6912613
Time difference: -2 hours
Changji Prefecture is located in the north of Xinjiang and has a large temperature difference between day and night. The weather is extremely dry. Add clothing and replenish moisture in time. In the local summer, the sunlight is very strong and it is best to avoid long-term outdoor activities at noon.
When traveling in the deserts and in no man’s land, do not act alone. When staying near the scenic spot, you can occasionally hear the wolf howling at night, and don’t go out for activities late at night with curiosity.
Changji City People’s Hospital
Address: No. 135, Ningbian West Road, Changji City
Changji Second People Hospital
Address: West of the north side of the intersection of Wuyi West Road and Qingnian Road, Changji State
Changji is a county-level city situated about 40 km (25 mi) west of the regional capital, Ürümqi in northern Xinjiang, China, and has about 390,000 inhabitants. It is the seat of Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture. At the northeast corner of the modern city are the walls and other archaeological remains of the Tang dynasty city, usually referred to as Ancient Changji.
A Federation of Industry and Commerce is at Changji. In the area around Changji crop growing, animal husbandry and oil crop growing are important parts of the economy. Changji is the home of Changji University.
The Hui people are distributed throughout Xinjiang and they mainly live in the Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture with a population of about 700,000.
In the diet, Muslims fasted the meat of pigs, dogs, donkeys, quail meats, and beasts of prey and raptors. They did not eat the meat of dead animals that had not been slaughtered. They also fasted the blood of all animals.
The Corban Festival Islamic calendar December 10
One of the three major religious festivals in Islam, this day of worship is the grandest of the year. All Muslim adult men go to local mosques for worship. After that, the local residents will pray at the cemetery to mourn the loss of their loved ones.
Most of local people can not speaking English.
Summer and autumn are the best seasons to visit the Prefecture. By avoiding the burning sun at noon, the summer here can be refreshing.
In Changji, transportation costs account for the main part, and chartered prices range from 400 to 600 yuan per day depending on the model type of vehicle. The prices of air tickets, chartered vehicles and accommodations during the peak season have all increased. During the peak season, Changji County has an average daily consumption of between 500 and 800 yuan.
Changji Tourism Bureau
Address: No. 169 Jianguo West Road, Changji City
Hutubi County Tourism Bureau
Address: 80 Dongfeng Street, Hutubi County, Changji
Jimsar County Tourism Bureau
Address: 3 Wenming West Road, Jimsar County, Changji
Changji Foreign Affairs Overseas Chinese Tourism Administration of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region
Address: Beijing North Road 3, Changji City Tel: 0994-2353691
Qitai County Tourism Bureau
Address: County Government Building, 167 East Main Street, Qitai County, Changji State
Urumchi Diwopu International Airport, URC
Address: No. 1342 Yingbin Road, New City, Urumqi
Arrival method: You can take the bus No.27 and No. 51 to the airport, or choose the airport bus, civil aviation express line to go, taxi from the city about 40 yuan, about half an hour drive
Airport Bus The passenger bus line from Changji City to Urumqi Diwobao International Airport opened in 2012. The departure station is Dongsheng Hongfu Hotel, Beijing South Road, Changji City. It passes along the three stops of Jinlong Hotel, Garden Hotel, and Grand Hyatt. Urumqi Fort Dixon International Airport T3 terminal car park, the fare is 10 yuan, early departure time is 6:30 daily, the second shift is 10:00, 10:00-22:00 every two hours One bus, two flights a day, two-way off.
Urumqi South Railway Station (formerly Urumqi Railway Station)
Address: 135 South Station Road, Shayibake District, Urumqi
Arrival method: You can take bus 8, 20, 52, 903, etc. to the South Railway Station, or take the BRT Line 1, K2 and Civil Aviation Express to arrive
Changji Bus Terminal
Address: Passenger West Station, Wuyi West Road, Changji City
The bus system in Changji City extends in all directions. Roads 1 to 7 cover most of the area. By 8 roads, you can reach Wujiaqu City, 14 to Daxi Canal Station, and 20 to Yushugou Yongjin (near Changji Train Station).
The taxi starting price in Changji City is 7 yuan (3 kilometers), the unit price is 1.5 yuan per kilometer, and 1.8 yuan per kilometer at night.
It is located in the north of Jimusar County, Changji Autonomous District, in the Gurbantunggut Desert. Covering an area of 3 sq kilometers (1.2 square miles), it has a typical wind erosion physiognomy and is believed to be the most beautiful one of its kind in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Various colors in the bay account for its name. It is multicolored because of the burning of coal. Once a thick coal seam was formed under this area, and millions of years later, the coal seam was exposed and then burned by lightening and sunlight. Sintered rocks having different mineral substances piled up and this hilly area became multicolored with reddish brown as its main hue. Hills and rocks of Multicolored Bay have various shapes. Using imagination, you will find some look like pythons, while others resemble lions, ladies and pagodas. One of the hills is like a beauty wearing colorful clothes, while the hill snuggling up to it looks like a girl.
The Ancient Ocean hot spring water temperature is about 75 °C, the water is rich in trace elements, after the tour near the five colors Bay, you can come to relax here.
Address: Wucaiwan Town, Jimusar County, Changji
Arrival method: Take a bus bound for Wucaiwan Township at Jimusan County Bus Terminal. The fare is 28 yuan. After getting off the taxi, get a taxi from Wucaiwan Town from 40 to 50 yuan; chartered round trip starts at 400 yuan.
Hot Spring Opening Hours: 9:00-12:30
Tickets: Wucai City 50 yuan, Wucaiwan Ancient Ocean Hot Springs 100 yuan (Changji State Tourism Bureau implemented the best policy over the years, Ancient Ocean Hot Springs in the winter and spring of 2015 can be free to enter)
Kalamari has a complex landscape, rich vegetation, and abundant water sources, making it a haven for wildlife.
Address: Near Z554 County Road, Jimsar County, Changji
Arrival methode: Drive along the National Highway 216 line across the protected area, enjoy the scenery along the way is very convenient
Beiting Ancient Ruins and Gaochang Huihu Royal Buddhist Temple
Beiting Ancient City is known by the locals as “Break City”. There are only a few walled earth piles. There is also a “West Temple” site at the west of Beiting Ancient City. It is a Buddhist temple during the Huihu period of Gaochang.
Address: 12 km west of Jimsar County
Arrival method: About 12 km from the city of Jimsar, take a taxi to visit
Tickets: 10 yuan (Changjiu Tourism Bureau has implemented the most favorable policies over the years, free admission in the winter and spring of 2015)
Opening hours: 10:00-20:00
The Gobi Desert is a large Gobi beach full of myths in the Junggar Basin. Tamarix, Haloxylon ammodendron, and yarrow are growing on the sandy land. The red and black rocky beaches are often exposed to the spectacle of the mirage under sunlight.
Address: North of Qitai County, Changji State
Arrival method: From Jimsar City or Changji chartered round trip, 500 to 800 RMB
Qitai Silicified Wood – Dinosaur National Geopark is located on the Gobi Desert, 155 kilometers north of Qitai County, with a total area of approximately 492 square kilometers. The area of Silicified Wood Park is 11.65 square kilometers, and 5 kilometers to the east is the famous dinosaur valley. In the 30-kilometer area, Shiqiantan fossil remains are revealed in the Carboniferous Ocean in Junggar region, and the northwestern part of the city is the ghost city, Nomin Wind City, famous for its Yadan landform. At present, there are tourist centers, dinosaur museums and other facilities in the park.
Address: North of Qitai County, Xinjiang
Arrival method: There are many private mini-cars in the city of Qitai County, and there is a round-trip chartered car for 400 yuan.
Tickets: 30 yuan
“Jiang Brak” means the source of holy water in the Kazakh language. June and July of each year are the most beautiful seasons of Jiang Brak. Jiang Brak also has an amazing “strange slope”. Flowing water from strange slopes will flow from the bottom to the top of the slope. In 2005, Jiang Bulake was named “World’s longest and most amazing strange slope”by the Guinness Book World.
Address: South Mountain Area, Banqougou Town, Qitai County, Changji State
Arrival method: Qitai County has a direct shuttle to the scenic area, taxi 30 yuan
Opening hours: 8:00-22:00 in summer and 9:30-19:30 in winter
Tickets: 48 yuan (The Changji Tourism Bureau has implemented the most favorable policies over the years, and is free to enter in the winter and spring of 2015). The sightseeing car costs 50 yuan.
Singing sand, also called whistling sand or barking sand, is sand that produces sound. The sound emission may be caused by wind passing over dunes or by walking on the sand.
After more than 20 kilometers north of Singing Sand Mountain, it reached the original Populus euphratica forest. Populus euphratica is an ancient tree species left in the third century. It survived on the earth more than 60 million years ago and is called the living fossil of trees.
Address: North Tower Mountain, Muzhasi Kazak Autonomous County, Changji Prefecture
Arrival method: From the Mulei county chartered round trip more than 200 kilometers, about 400 to 600 yuan Tickets: 80 yuan (Singing Sand Mountain and Populus euphratica), winter tickets half price
It is said that these rock paintings were left by cultivators more than 3,000 years ago, and some people have also verified that they were left by Otsuki. On the 20-square-meter cliff, about 300 figures of different sizes and postures were drawn, as were sheep, deer, and horses. The rock paintings carved out of the Shimenzi rock paintings of the Kangjia can be divided into 7 groups. Most of the patterns depict the ancient people’s reproductive worship with extreme exaggeration.
Address: Nanshan, Hutubi County, Changji State
In the east of Urumqi nestles Heavenly Lake. The crescent-shaped water area deserves its name, Pearl of Heavenly Mountain (Tianshan Mountain). With melted snow as its source, Heavenly Lake enjoys crystal water.
In summer, the Heavenly Lake is an ideal cool resort. Boaters on it see the ever-changing silvery mountains soaring into the blue sky, their slopes highlighted with verdant pasture and flamboyant wild flowers. Fishing at dusk has its own special charm. A day In this fairyland promises restoration.
Heavenly Lake, a relic of the Quaternary Period Glacier and its surrounding geological relics, offers science lovers exploring opportunities.
Address: 501 Junggar Road, Fukang City, Changji
Arrival method: Take a travel charter to Tianchi at the People’s Park in Urumqi, 120 to 160 RMB per person (including tickets)
Tickets: From April to October 125 yuan, from November to March 60 the following year, sightseeing bus 90 yuan to and from the opening hours: April to October 8:30-20:00, November to March 10: 00-18:00 Complaints Telephone: 0994-3251010
Rescue phone: 0994-3251102
Thousand Buddha Cave murals and statues are re-sculpted by modern artisans.
Address: within the territory of Jimsar County
Arrival method: taxi from the county 15 yuan
Opening hours: 10:00-18:00
Tickets: 12 yuan
Tianshan Tianchi International Ski Resort
Address: At the foot of Tianchi Scenic Area, Fukang City, Changji City
Opening hours: 11:00-18:00 (December 6, 2015-December 31, 2015 Winter Games venues, can not make reservation)
Tickets: Special ticket 160 yuan, weekend 220 yuan, holiday 320 yuan (including large tickets, snowboarding, snow shoes, snow pulling and other ski equipment and the use of cable cars, dragging and snow trails, insurance fees)
DAY 1: Urumqi – Turpan
DAY 2: Turpan – Hami
DAY 3: Hami – Balikun
DAY 4: Balikun-Fukang City
DAY 5: Fukang City – Tianchi – Wucaiwan
DAY 6: Wucaiwan – Altay
DAY 7: Kanas Nature Reserve in Altay City
DAY 8: Kanas Nature Reserve – Karamay
DAY 9: Karamay – Alashankou
DAY 10: Alashankou Port – Khorgos Port
DAY 11: Khorgos Port – Yining
DAY 12: Yining – Nalati Forest Park
DAY 14: Swan Lake – Kuche
DAY 15: Kuqa – Aksu
DAY 16: Aksu City – Kashgar
DAY 17: Kashgar – Tashkurgan
DAY 18: Taxkurgan-Kashgar
DAY 19: Kashi – Hotan
DAY 20: Hotan
Directions: Urumqi, Turpan, Daheyan, five-star pasture, a Qiongdaban, Liuzhi, Daoqiao,Shuiwen Zhan, Quanzi Street, Jimusaer, Urumqi
Melons, hops, grapes, Fernle mushrooms, roast lamb, roast whole sheep, hand-made yellow noodle
Changji’s hotels and guesthouses are mostly two- and three-star hotels and are located in Changji City. There are also a variety of hotels, guest houses, clean and inexpensive, ideal for backpackers. For hotels with better conditions, the price is generally 80 to 140 yuan per room. The price of a hostel is similar to that in Urumqi.
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