Turpan Yarghul JIaohe ancient city

  • Yarghul ancient city is know as Jiaohe ancient city in Chinese, it is the best preserved largest and oldest ancient city ruins all over the country. Yarghul means "a cliff located between two rivers " in local Uighur language. The rivers play an important role like city wall for protecting the enemies, that is why this ancient city did not have city wall like other ancient cities.
    Yarghul (jiaohe) ancient city is 1657m long and 300m wide with an area of about 220,00 square meters Read More ...
  • Turpan Idikut (Gaochang) ancient city

  • Turpan Idikut ancient city, also called Gaochang ancient city in Chinese, is one of the most attractive and best preserved archeological ancient cities in china. It has unique history that is enshrined in the culture of the locals. Basing realities on the Silk Road history, it has the best tourists’ scenarios, which one can wish for.
    Turpan Idikut (Gaochang) ancient city is located in one of the lowest points in the world, about 46km from Turpan city. Therefore, it is usually very hot during summer. Many people who have come to visit this place have admitted it be the most enjoyable historic scenario with marvelous archeological sites. Read More ...
  • Turpan Emin Minaret

  • Located in Turpan Xinjiang , China Emin Minaret it is not the largest extant tower but also the only famed and tallest Islamic tower amidst the hundreds found in China. In the 1750 after defeating the Zhungar Mongols, the Qin Dynasty conquered the larger Muslim region. The Uyghurs joined the Qin Dynasty for protection against the Zhungar and in 1777 the tower was built in honour of their leader Emin Khoja.
    Constructed by the local craftsmen it’s has an elegant Islamic architecture made out f wood and brick. However it also has a touch of Chinese features. Read More ...
  • Turpanthe Bezeklik, Thousand Buddha Caves

  • First and foremost, the Bezeklik, Thousand Buddha Caves was a composite of Buddhist cave of which it existed from 5th century and 14th century. These caves were in the middle of two cities namely; Turpan and Shanshan. This was north-east from Taklamakan desert near the remains of Gaochang in the motuo valley. The cave that had existed for long from the Uyghur kara-khoja kingdom estimated to be 10th to 13th centuries. There were about 77 rock-cut caves place. Read More ...
  • Turpan Astana Tombs

  • Tiananmen Square, Temple of Heaven, Kunlun Mountains are just some of the spectacular tourist spots in China. If you are a passionate explorer and wants to travel the innermost China, you should visit some ancients sites that has a long history like the Turpan Astana Tombs. The Astana Cemetery, also known as the Astana Graves is located at Turpan in XinJiang china, a few kilometers away from the ancient city of Gaochang. The cemetery covers 10 sq. kilometers of land and contains approximately 1,000 tombs. Read More ...
  • Turpan Tuyuq Village

  • Toyoq Village is not your typical travel destination. If you are looking for something different and a unique experience, then it’s the right placefor you! Located northeast of the oasis county-level city of Turpan in Turpan Prefecture, it is an oasis village in the Taklamakan desert. They boast a well-maintained Uyghur culture, which attract tourists from different places. Otherwise known as Tuyugou valley, Tuyoq Village is also famed for its delicious seedless grapes and a few ancient Buddhist caves used for meditation Read More ...
  • Turpan Flaming Mountain

  • The Flaming Mountain is one of the hottest geographical features in the world. It has one of the world's most famous tourist attraction site. this is due to its harsh but unique conditions, with various natural heritage. the mountain is situated on the northern edge of Turpan Basin. The mountain 10 kilometers eastwards to the city of Turpan, and stretches to about 100 kilometers from the eastern region to the west and about 10 kilometers from southern part to the north. Read More ...
  • Turpan grape valley

  • Famous for its massive fruit production, the Turpan grape valley has become a unique tourist spot where visitors come to get refreshed and enjoy the different varieties of fruits. This highly cultivated green valley is located between the famous flaming mountains, about 10km north of the Turpan Xinjiang province. This beautiful valley is 2 km wide at the canyons mouth and 7km long, in fact the region for grapes and all the other fruits is approximately 1,000 acres. Read More ...