Due to road construction, Oytagh Glacier Park is closed for the year and it is not clear when the park will reopen again.
Due to government restrictions in the area, multi-day treks in the Karakul Lake/Muztagh Ata area are now required to get permits. A permit for a trekking group costs 4,000 RMB. Please contact us for any questions or if you need help getting a permit.
Unfortunately, due to government restrictions in the area, international travelers are prohibited from staying overnight in the Karakul Lake/Tashkurgan area. We will keep you informed if the situation changes. Visits during the day are still allowed and accommodations can be found in local hotels in Tashkurgan.
Due to construction, the Altay Airport will be closed from May 1, 2017 until September 1, 2017. The Kanas Lake Airport will open on May 16, 2017.
Due to an extension project, the Dunhuang Airport will be closed from March 15, 2017 until May 25, 2017.