China tours to Turpan
Turpan is a city lying in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in the far northwestern part of China. The city, also known as Turfan or Tulufan is mostly composed of Uyghur ethnic minority people, what explains the typical and unique culture the place enjoys since ancient times. Set in China's harsh desert area and at just 150 kilometers away from the capital Urumqi, Turpan has an extreme weather starting at -7C (-18F) in winter, to 32C (90F) in the hottest month in summer (most extreme one recorded being -28C (-20F) to 48.1 C (119 F)!). The city is surrounded by many green f... More information about Turpan
With this tour, you will have a quick glimps of the Silk Road, Start from Beijing, see the must see Great Wall, Forbidden City, etc. then fly to Urumqi, head to Jiayuguan, Dunhuang, Lanzhou and Xian, you will see the all major towns and the mysterious sights on the Silk Road. Finally, the tour end in Shanghai and you will return back to the modern city.
Discovery the mystery of China’s Ancient Silk Road, and the modern excitement of China’s major metropolises on this incredible China tour. You will begin in the ancient and modern capital of China, Beijing. You will then begin your travels along the Ancient Silk Road by visiting Urumqi, Turpan, Dunhuang, and Lanzhou. You will then visit Xian, home to the Terracotta Warriors. After visiting Xian, you will travel to Shanghai. A perfect blending of Eastern and Western cultures, Shanghai is a wonderful last stop on your tour of China.
This tour begins in HongKong, travel to Guilin and Xian, and moves westward to Dunhuang, Turpan, Kashgar and Urumqi, end in Beijing, along the Silk Road. You'll explore centuries-old cities once enriched beyond measure by local suppliers and merchants who traveled the trade route.
Discover the people, history, and cultures of China’s Ancient Silk Road on this incredible China tour. You will begin in Beijing and then travel to Xian, to follow the Ancient Silk Road through Dunhuang, Turpan, and Urumqi. The Ethnic peoples and their cultures in these cities are incredibly beautiful and vibrant. The cultures in these cities are so unlike what one would expect to find in China and this tour is filled with surprises.
Being the most important trading route for centuries,Silk Road had witnessed the product and culture exchanges between China and the west. The murals in Dunhuang Grottos are amazing; the culture behind it and stories along the Silk Road is unique. Without being on the road in person, it's hard to imagine people actually lived here and created all these. Also, in Dunhuang, you will see the Great Wall of the Han Dynasty which Reputed as one of the seven constructions wonders in the world,
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