City and Desert
Turpan is usually known as a significant outpost along the ancient Silk Road. Many cultural treasures left here attracted numerous travelers to discover its brilliant history thousands of years ago. Besides, it is also China's hottest city located in Turpan Basin with a rugged desert landscape. In spite of the harsh climate, the great ancient engineering feat of Karez System makes it An Oasis in the Desert.
This 3-day tour takes you to explore Turpan from multiple perspectives. You will visit the Buddhist relics, city ruins, great engineering project as well as the magnificent Kumtag Desert with amazing natural beauty and entertaining activities. Just immerse yourself in the glory of this “hot” city.
Highlights of this tour
Urumqi - Turpan
Turpan - Urumqi
Urumqi - Turpan - Kashgar - Tashkurgan