About Bogda

Bogda Peak

Bogda Peak

Bogda Peak is the highest mountain in the Bogda Shan range in the eastern Tian Shan Mountains. Boghda Peak or Bogda Feng (博格达峰 )is the highest peak of the heavily glaciated Bogda Mountain massif, a northeast extension of the Tian Shan Mountains in China.It is 5,445 meters or 17,864 feet tall, and it can be seen from Urumqi. Bogda Peak 110 km (68miles) east of Urumqi In the middle of Bogda Peak, nestles Heavenly Lake. Heavenly Lake is a natural paradise with intoxicating scenery. The beauty of Heavenly Lake has attracted throngs of visitors from all over the world. Boghda Peak is an excellent place to come and relax.

Bogda Peak 2

About Uyghur Food

Uyghur Food

Uyghur food reflects the cooking styles of many ethnic groups of the Xinjiang region, and refers particularly to Uyghur cuisine . A common Uyghur dish is lengmen. It is a special type of handmade noodle, made from flour, water, and salt.The noodles are boiled until cooked and then served topped with stir-fried meat and vegetables (bell peppers, onions,tomatos and chili ), Another typical Uyghur dish is polu , carrots and mutton (or chicken) are first fried in oil with onion, then rice and water are added, and the whole dish is steamed. Kawap(kebabs) made from lamb or beef. kebabs seasoned with chili powder, salt, , and cumin and cooked on open fire on a skewer. Lamb soups or chicken soup made from lamb or chicken, Dapanji is another popular uyghur dish which is literally translated as "big plate chicken." It is a spicy hot chicken stew served on a big plate with wide flat hand-pulled noodles.

Big Chicken Plate Lamb Kabeb