Introduction to Hemu Grassland (禾木大草原)
Hemu Grassland is one of the major attractions in Burqin County tourism. It is located in the rift basin where Kanas River and Hemu River intersect. It has an elevation of 1,124-2,300 meters above the sea level. The Hemu River has formed complicated topography in this area with valleys and hills. Hemu River runs through the Hemu Grassland from the northeast to the southwest and divides the grassland into two parts. The sunny slope has dense forests where dwells animals like red deer, woodchucks and snow cocks. While in the shady slope, there are green grassland with colorful wild flowers, casual groups of cows and sheep.
Between Kanas Lake and Hemu River, Burqin County, Altay, North of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region
Hemu Grassland, Hemu River, Kanas Lake
Admission for Hemu Grassland: Free
Opening Hours: Whole day
Tel: (+86) 999-8028 697
1. You can take flight from Urumqi to Burqin and take shuttle buses from the Airport to Kanas Scenic Area. If you want to enjoy the scenery freely along the way, it is recommended to take a private car from Burqin Airport to Hemu Grassland.
1. The best time to visit there is from June to September.
2. Recommended duration for a visit is about one day.
Tour including Visiting Hemu Grassland (Burqin)
Recommend China Tours
Chengdu, Leshan, Lha...
This 12 days tour includes tou to Chengdu, Xian, Lhasa, Shigaste and Everest Base Camp....
From USD 2469P/P
Highlights of Xiamen...
Xiamen is a well-known tourist port city in the Southeast coast of China. It is one of the...
From USD 270P/P
3 Days Bullet Train ...
Bullet train tour to Changsha, visit traditional Painte Village, cultural relics in Changs...
From USD 300P/P
Hakka Tulou Houses a...
Explore Xiamen and nearby Hakka Tulou houses, enjoy your leisure time on Gulangyu Island a...
From USD 368P/P
Shanghai Memories an...
You will explore some of the most popular attractio to experience the charm of modern S...
From USD 217P/P