A view of the Ulungur Lake. Chen Bo/CGTN

A view of the Ulungur Lake. Chen Bo/CGTN

For Kazakh herdsmen, using a horse is a necessary talent usually learnt as a bit of child. However additionally they have a practice of elevating camels. 

If you happen to journey to Fuhai County in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Area’s Altay Prefecture, do bear in mind to go to the animals.

In early October, CGTN reporters visited a camel breeding base in Fuhai. The workers there advised CGTN {that a} new child camel can weigh over 25 kilograms and it must stay on its mom’s milk for round a 12 months. 

A bunch of camels at a camel breeding base in Fuhai. Chen Bo/CGTN

A bunch of camels at a camel breeding base in Fuhai. Chen Bo/CGTN

An area Kazakh herdsman rides a horse to graze his camels. Chen Bo/CGTN

An area Kazakh herdsman rides a horse to graze his camels. Chen Bo/CGTN

A bunch of camels at a camel breeding base in Fuhai. Chen Bo/CGTN

A bunch of camels at a camel breeding base in Fuhai. Chen Bo/CGTN

The workers additionally joked to CGTN that the higher trying a camel is, the more serious its mood.

Fuhai County has taken full benefit of its camel breeding business to assist locals improve their earnings lately. The annual per capita internet earnings of herdsmen has presently reached greater than 30,000 yuan (about $4,339).

However there’s extra to Fuhai than simply camels.

Varied forms of birds have been photographed by Aymurat Dauletbek, a employee on the Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park within the county. The Ulungur Lake, the most important everlasting freshwater lake in northern Xinjiang, is well-known for its fabulous pure surroundings. Overlaying 827 sq. kilometers in space, it is a perfect dwelling for migratory birds.

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Aymurat Dauletbek/Ulungur Lake Nationwide Wetland Park

Though you will not be fortunate sufficient to see uncommon birds on the lake, you should have an opportunity to benefit from the stunning view, particularly the dawn and the sundown.

A view of the Ulungur Lake. Chen Bo/CGTN

A view of the Ulungur Lake. Chen Bo/CGTN

Sundown on the Ulungur Lake. Xu Xiaotong/CGTN

Sundown on the Ulungur Lake. Xu Xiaotong/CGTN

In the meantime, do check out the Irtysh River you probably have time. It’s the solely river which flows into the Arctic Ocean in China and the second largest river in Xinjiang.

On both facet of the Irtysh River lie two big bell-shaped rocks, about 1,000 meters excessive. There are birch, pine and Siberian spruces rising on the rocks, and moss rising on the boulders. The colours are dazzling in autumn. After the rain, the mountains are surrounded by clouds and rainbows.

A view of the Irtysh River in autumn. Chen Bo/CGTN

A view of the Irtysh River in autumn. Chen Bo/CGTN

A view of the Irtysh River in autumn. Chen Bo/CGTN

A view of the Irtysh River in autumn. Chen Bo/CGTN

A view of the Irtysh River in autumn. Chen Bo/CGTN

A view of the Irtysh River in autumn. Chen Bo/CGTN

Final however not least, do not miss the Satan Metropolis Scenic Spot on the east financial institution of Jili Lake which options the Yardang landform and water panorama. The scenic spot is known for its distinctive geographical surroundings and magical colours.

(Cowl photograph designed by Zhu Shangfan)

Learn extra:

Kanas journey information: Methods to plan a visit to the northern tip of Xinjiang

Habahe journey information: A highway journey to not be missed in northern Xinjiang

A journey information to China’s greatest bazaar – a kaleidoscope of Xinjiang produce