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Urumqi Map, China

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Urumqi Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Urumqi with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Urumqi useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Urumqi!

Urumqi History

FubarThe old town of the Luntai was a place of the local government that collects taxes to the caravans next to the northern course of Silk Road. By the time of Qing Dynasty in 1763 AD, Qianlong, an emperor, named the extended city as Luntai or Dihua, which means “to enlighten”. read more

Urumqi Travel Guide

The city of Ürümqi is one of the most important industrial hubs for the autonomous region Xinjiang. Two other major leaders in the industrial market for Xinjiang are Bayin’gholin and Karamay. These three cities contribute around 65 percent of the total industrial income for the Xinjiang autonomous region. The city of Ürümqi keeps improving the per year income by around 18 percent which is huge when it comes to... read more

Urumqi Nightlife

FubarBars have been around in Urumqi for quite some time now. They are mainly concentrated in the centre of Urumqi. The best place to go for drinks is the famous Jiefang Nan Lu, where there are lots of internet cafes, pubs, tea and coffee bars and bowling clubs to keep you entertained with your drinks. read more

Urumqi Sightseeing

 The Heavenly Lake (Tianche Lake) is another famous landscape to visit when in Urumqi. The lake is the best place to witness the views of the snow-crowned peaks of the Bogda Mountain. The lake is located upland at 1,980 meters above sea level and stretches 3,400 meters in length and width of 1,500 meters. The wide lake is open for boat rides and strolls around the lakeshore. read more

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