Urumqi lies in Xingjiang Uyghur autonomous region, is the capital of the region,The city has been a home to different ethnic groups for nearly 2,000 years,Like Uygur, Hui, Kazak, Manchu, Sala and Mongolian people . In Han Dynasty Urumqi became a key town of military. The ancient Chinese Silk Road went through Xinjiang and made Urumqi an important post house. Urumqi has many tourist attractions. In Urumqi, visitors can go to the Red Hill, South Pasture, the Heavenly Lake, and the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Museum and so on.