I am going to be in Kashgar from Sep 24 - 27 - looking for a day tour to Karakul Lake & Karakoram HWY. Any recommendations please? Or would it be better if I just organize it once I get there?
Hi! I am going to Urumqi on Sep 21. Does anyone know where I might be able to buy a prepaid sim card? (for my iphone 6 - with data plan) Thank you!
I'm planning to go to travel in Xinjiang with my mother.
I had already got plane tickets and can't cancel.
I worry whether we can travel there safely.
But I can't get enough information about them.
How are things going?
I need to apply for a transit visa for Turkey however, I live in Urumqi and the closest embassy or consulate is in Beijing. It seems that this application must be made in person, however it is a long way for me to travel. It turns out that if you give power of attorney (vekalet) to a person they are able to make the application on your behalf. Does anyone know of a trusted service in Urumqi able to help me on this matter?
I am visiting Shanghai via Urumqi. Can any1 help me with urumqi airport. is there any wifi zone?
Hi every one .... Can plz anyone tell me where should I go for buying stuff in urumqi if I'm a football fan .I am here in urumqi n in few days going back home but I don't know where to look for such stuff
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Do You know, whether due to weather conditions Khunjirap Pass is open? Is it after 1st of May, or now already.
Do You know, whether with the Pakistan visa could I cross this pass?
/I'm Polish citizen..so..european union/.
What could be the fastest time to get visa in Pakistan Consulate in Chengdu, /with the possible letter of invitation from my friend from Lahore/? Does anyone has any experience?
Did anyone cross this pass lately/even last year/..is it safe to reach Quetta, Peshawar? How long it lasts to come to Peshawar fro Khunjirap pass?
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Hi..does anybody knows any info about getting visa to Tajikistan in Urumqi?
Does this consulate still exists? :)
What is the fastest way to get this visa/my friend in Dushanbe could send me the invitation letter-would it help?
I know, there is a border cross straight from China to Tajikistan.
Is it only for local people, or can I use it?/I want to pass after 29th of April/.
Does anybody knows, about the possibility to draw the money from ATM in Dushanbe, or should I change money in Malaysia and take there USD?
Thanks in advance..:)
Hi, I am travaling to Thailand through China. I have long waits for my connecting flights: in Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN)on the way to Thailand and in Urumqi (URC) on the way back. I am a US citizen. Are there hotels within the airports where I can spend the night, so that I don't need to get a Chinese visa? Thank you.
I am looking to travel to Urumqi to meet a friend (Chinese citizen). My China visa is in the process of being worked on. I am US citizen. The visa company said there may be a problem with going to Urumqi. Does anyone know of any issues currently that prohibit foreigners from traveling to Urumqi?
I was just wondering if anyone can help me with cheap accomodation in Urumqi for a couple of days and possibly to suggest a travel agency which organises trips to the sorrounding area.
I am a Hungarian cityzen currently working in Kabul. I'd like to do a trip to uygur land. I have found direct flight to Urumqi but as soon as i'll be there i will be needing some help to do the rest.
Does anybody know of an apartment style hotel in Urumqi? I have a client wanting to stay several months for work.
Dear all members,
My nationalty is Pakistani, do i need LOI for tour to urumqi, if any, then where to consult ?
Can anybody tell me that if an individual or a couple of friends go on tour to urumqi on their own, how to get letter of invitation, a primary requirement for the issuance of visa ?????
many thanks !
i am a pakistani national. I need to know can i travel overland from pakistan to urumqi, for a tour of 02 weeks. If yes, what is channel to contact, and how much budget is required for such tour ? thanks all....
My friends and I (all about 70 years old) will be in Macau in July.We intend to cross over to China for a 9-day free and easy trip.
We intend to fly to Urumqi from Guangzhow or Shenzen and later make our way back by land.
Please advise where we can purchase budget airfare or any other matters like accomodations and travel useful to us
Anyone have suggestions to cheap accomodation in Urumqi? Thanks.
I am planning a trip to urumqi and would like to know what flights to take from london uk. do i fly direct, or to what city in china before then flying on to urumqi?
I'm considering moving to Urumqi (from Austin, Texas) and would like to know if there are any grappling clubs or classes in Urumqi. I am a BJJ blue belt and would like to continue my training in at least some way once I get there.
Does anyone know if there are grappling schools in the area?
How do you get to the place near Urumqi which's the centre of Euro-Asia? Lonely Planet 2005 doesn't have a clue.
Could anyone please recommend reputable, reliable travel agencies in Urumqi?
My husband and I would be interested in the Silk route but have no idea where to start.? We would prefer 9 to 10 days duration for the tour because we plan to fly to Japan for another extend 4 days before flying home.
This is in the planning stage and would probably do in 2009.
I have other trips to China on my mind but will discuss later.
Sorry, I meant hotel nearest to Urumqi Airport.
Can anybody tell me what are the hotels nearest to the urumqi hotel, if possible, walkiing distant.
I'm moving to urumqi to live and work, and I'm little bit worry about the language and what i can do by myself. There is any nice place to go in urumqi?
I'm planning to visit Urumqi, Turban and Kanas Lake.
Is Kanas Lake closed in November?
How is the weather like in these places?
I'll be at a conference in Urumqi, and now I'm thinking about excursions for a group to Turpan and Tian Chi Lake. Are one-day trips possible? And maybe somebody knows if excursions are offered, or would we have to use puplic transportations?
And perhaps somebody has another good tip what to do with a group of scientists?
thanks in advance,
I need help!
How can i find a bus to rent for 11 days to make trip to Dunhuan.
may be someone know phone of agency which have buses.
It's come to my attention that that John's cafe has been closed for over three years. I'll be going to Urumqi on the 12th of May and would like to get some up to date information as the present guide books don't seem to be reliable. I've heard of a new foreign owned bar called fubar. Where is it and has anyboy been there?