Located to the southeast of Urumqi, Turpan was long an important city on the Silk Road, as the city was an oasis along the edges of a vast desert. Turpan has a history that covers thousands of years and many empires and religions. During this 2 days tour, you can chose 4-6 attractions in Turpan to visit, such as Jiaohe Ancient City, Gaochang Ancient City, Karez Irrigation System, Emin Minaret, Bezklik Thousand Buddha Caves and Flame Mountain. The tour includes tasty local lunch, all entrance fee(4 -6 attractions), an English-speaking guide and transport by private vehicle. The tour contains no factory and shopping stops which keeps the focus on the main sites.