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Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
Explore some of Xinjiang’s most extraordinary scenery—and enjoy a stress-free way to travel—on this private trip to Turpan. Meet your guide in the morning at your centrally located Urumqi hotel, and travel into the countryside in the comfort of a private vehicle. After a roughly 3-hour drive, you’ll arrive in Turpan, where you’ll explore the Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves, will see the ruins of Gaochang (once a prosperous Silk Road kingdom), will visit China’s tallest minaret, and more.
- This tour takes all the hassle out of exploring Xinjiang’s wild interior
- Round-trip transit from your Urumqi hotel via private vehicle
- See Turpan’s highlights, from Gaochang’s ruins to the Bezeklik Caves
- Enjoy a traditional, local lunch as part of your excursion
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Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transport by private vehicle
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
We also pick you up from your centrally located Urumqi hotel.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
- Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Please wear comfortable shoes
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY SilkRoadTrips
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
- "I recommend this tour to anyone who wants to get a day long adventure where you can see history and culture in the Xinzhang Urumqi region." See review
Product code: 32685P2
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