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China's most
1, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region is China's largest
administrative region, an area of 166 thousand square kilometers,
accounting for an area of 1 / 6.
2, Xinjiang is the longest border provinces, total length of more than
5000 kilometers, accounting for land border line length 1 / 4.
3, Xinjiang is China's provinces and regions farthest from the
ocean, east Pacific, 2000-4000 km, 6000-7000 km west Atlantic, south
Indian Ocean, 1700-3400 km, 2800-4500 km north to the Arctic Ocean, from
the ocean of the world distant land. The best in the country in Urumqi,
the furthest city from the ocean around the world.
4, south of the Tarim Basin in Xinjiang is China's largest basin,
what about 1,500 kilometers from north to south width of 800 kilometers,
an area of more than 70 million square kilometers, is the world's
largest inland basin.
5, the Taklimakan Desert in the Tarim Basin in Xinjiang is
China's largest desert, covering 324,000 square kilometers,
accounting for 22% of land area in Xinjiang, as the world's
second largest desert.
6, Bosten Lake in southern Xinjiang is China's largest inland
freshwater lake, an area of 998 square kilometers, the deepest lake 17
meters.
7, Xinjiang Heavenly Lake is a natural ice rink in winter the highest
elevation of 1928 meters up and down in recent years, every winter, ice
athletes gathered here, training, competitions, spectacular intense.
8, the Tarim River in southern Xinjiang China's longest inland
river, the total length of about 2179 km, for the fourth longest in
China.
9, the Irtysh River in northern Xinjiang is China's longest river
northward flow out, is the only rivers that flow into the Arctic Ocean.
10, Xinjiang, north slope of the Karakorum mountains qogir audio Sugai Ti
peak is the largest glacier glacier, about 30 kilometers long tongue of
about 4200 meters.
11, Xinjiang is the country most open to mountain provinces, to 1985, a
total of 11 peaks of opening up, including the world's second
highest peak, elevation 8611 meters of qogir peak.
12, Turpan Basin, Nei Aiding the lake is the lowest place below sea
level, 154.43, as the world's second depression.
13, Turpan Basin is the hottest place in China in 1975 measured 49.6
degrees Celsius in the absolute maximum temperature record, while the
absolute maximum surface temperature as high as 82.3 degrees Celsius.
14, Turpan basin the Toksun County is the least rainfall, average annual
precipitation on only 6 days, the annual average precipitation 3.9 mm,
and 1968, compared with only 0.5 mm.
15, Turpan Prefecture is the most arid areas, who create a continuous
record of 299 days without rain, since the Ming Dynasty is known as
"Fire Island."
16, the western city of Yining City, Xinjiang is China's deepest
snow on record, January 27, 1969 one day, snow depth of 94 cm.
17, Xinjiang Turpan karezes is the longest underground irrigation system.
18 Bayinbuluke Swan Swan Lake is the only protected area.
19, Altun has the largest nature reserve.
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Religion
Xinjiang is a multi-religious region, the main religions are Islam,
Lamaism (Tibetan Buddhism), Buddhism, Christianity, Catholic, Orthodox,
Shamanism, in which Islam is the Uygur, Kazak, Hui, Kirgiz, Tajik, Uzbek,
Tatar, Salar, Dongxiang security espoused by more than 10 nationalities.
Islam in Xinjiang society have a greater impact. Now throughout Xinjiang
Islamic mosques and other religious activities, including the Lama
Temple, Catholic Cathedral, a total of 23,000 multiple, fully meet the
needs of religious people of all nationalities.
There are religious organizations in Xinjiang Islamic Association,
Islamic School of Economics and Buddhist associations.

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Uygur etiquette
Learn some manners, for your trip to Xinjiang will be of great help:
Greet each other by each other a handshake, "Sarah
Wood" (peace) or "Yakeximu Seth" (Hello).
Long-term missing relatives to the hospitality meals.
Gong Li on the road in case the elderly to the road, right hand on heart
and bow, I said, "Sarah Wood in Hole" (I wish you
peace).
Speaking to let the elderly speak first, walking to the elderly in
advance, takes a seat when the elderly get on Block.
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Festival
Islam in Xinjiang's main festival is a grand festival Rouzi Jie
and Id al-Adha.
Rouzi Jie, also known as Eid al-Fitr, Muharram in September each year is
the Muslims holy month of Ramadan, during which they only eat before
sunrise and after sunset during the day and to prohibit any diet, this
fast until after the Fitr, to continuous celebrated for three days.
Id al-Adha, also known as Eid al-Adha, the Prophet is said Allah had
ordered the slaughter of his son Ibrahim, sacrifice, loyalty Ibrahim obey
God's command to kill children, then God ordered him to sheep on
behalf of the child. This day is Rouzi Jie 70 days after that back to
calendar on December 10, one day as a slaughtered sacrifice this section.
In these festivals, the Muslims go to mosques to be bathed fully
equipped, but also to visit family, cooking meat to kill sheep in honor
of the guests, for a variety of entertainment, very lively scene.
In addition, Xinjiang also Tibetan Buddhism Mai Deer Festival of Lights
and seeding Tajik section, Xibe the Westward Movement Festival.

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 ?Local Features: the ancient Silk Road
Silk Road is a historic international channel, it is this ancient road,
the ancient Chinese culture, Indian culture, Persian culture, Arab
culture and ancient Greek and Roman cultures to link Eastern and Western
civilizations to promote exchanges. This ancient capital of east China,
Chang'an (now Xi'an), west of the ancient Silk Road, the
Eastern Mediterranean, half in Xinjiang, the Xinjiang is a blend of East
and West meets the land, leaving many historical sites.
Stretches of the Silk Road in Xinjiang, the legacy of many world-famous
pass, castle, cave temples, tombs and beacon towers and so on. Is the
best preserved ruins, to the number of Turpan Basin, Gao and cross river
city. In addition, more Foku in Xinjiang, the larger a Kizil Thousand-
Buddha Cave, Kumu Ventura Thousand Buddha Caves, Kizil Thousand-Buddha
Cave Ga Kazakhstan, Sen Sam Thousand Buddha Caves and °Ø×οËÀï¿Ë wooden
Buddhas holes, etc. 5. Ancient Silk Road in the most fascinating than
Loulan city. It is in the northwest corner of Lop Nur, the Silk Road of
the throat, there have been very popular business travel between the
history, and today only to be quicksand submerged ancient city ruins.
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  ?Exotic landscape
   Xinjiang has rich natural tourist resources, vast territory, landscape
grandparents, with a rich landscape.
   Pamir, Kunlun, Tianshan, Altai Songzhi blue sky, snow; the Tarim,
Junggar Basin open flat desert expanse; many mountain valley basin is
vastly different geographical environment: abundant precipitation Ili
valley, picturesque scenery, it seems Jiangnan; Youerduosi contiguous
basin lakes, lush. Here there is also the world known as the
"sea of death" in the world's second largest
desert, the Taklimakan Desert, the world's second peak qogir peak
(8611 m) and the world's second Ayding Turpan depression (-154
meters) elevation as high as 8765 meters. The world total of 14 peaks
over 8,000 meters above sea level, Xinjiang accounts for 4, the peak
above 7,000 meters above sea level more than 20 seats, high and steep
mountains, basins magnanimous, is a typical vertical landscape, in a
unique desert, mountain climbing adventure and travel conditions and the
value of scientific investigation. Urho also wind through the landscape
odd years, "Ghost City", magnificent, full of different
interest.
   In addition, a mirage in the desert, mysterious and unpredictable sound
of sand, the Jadin group of Lop Nur depression, the Junggar Basin of
dinosaur fossils and petrified wood, fantasy, such as sunrise and sunset
Magic Land, the desert, tourists kept secrets are a good place.
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?Melons and fruits
Xinjiang folk song, said: "Turpan Hami melon grapes, Korla Pear
all praise, Yecheng pomegranate TKK", points to the four famous
Xinjiang fruits and melons and fruits.
Xinjiang is a prestigious "melons and fruits," a wide
variety of fruit, fine texture, dry and fresh fruit all year round never
been in the city, such as pomegranates, grapes, fig, almond, apricot,
mulberry, peach, pear, pistachio, walnuts, sea buckthorn, muskmelon,
melon, etc..
   Pomegranate: Uighur called "Ana" to
"Pomegranate town" the most famous pomegranate Yecheng
County. Kargilik County is located in the northern foot of Kunlun
Mountains, frost short and long sunshine hours, temperature difference
between day and night, good soil, very suitable for the growth of
pomegranate. Yecheng color red pomegranate juice and sweet, very popular.
  Grape: Xinjiang grapes grown in two thousand years of history, Turpan,
Kashgar is a city abounds in grapes, in addition to a large suburban area
of the vineyard, the family courtyard homes are growing grapes,
"the city in the grape, the man in the grape." Existing
nuclear-free white, red grape, black grape, Muscat, White Brecker, etc.
more than 500 varieties.
  Fig: Kashi rich fig, it may cantaloupe, Turpan grapes, Korla pears and
par. Fig fruit-shaped oval, flesh valuables, fruity sweet, nutritious and
have medicinal value and sugar content as high as 24%. As the fig
branches smooth, neat crown, people and put it planted in the garden
landscaping.
  Almond: Kashi's luxury specialty is the Uighur people, the most
cherished dried fruit, used its hospitality to Friends, and put
it's logo embroidered on the hat, carved on buildings. Almond is
a deciduous tree in the peach plants, it can not eat the flesh, but sweet
and delicious nuts, nutrient-rich, in Kashgar Uighur medicine, 60% of the
drug in all with it. Kashi Almond sold to domestic and foreign, trading
in the international market price of dried fruits is high.
  Apricot: Uighur called "jade Luc", is subject to the
fruits of one of the widely loved. Xinjiang apricot variety, flesh juicy,
sweet and nutritious. In addition to fresh apricots, but also can
proofing and dried apricots, some places also processed apricots, apricot
kernel package.
  Mulberry: Quan Gan Kashi fertile soil, appropriate for planting
mulberry, mulberry so much. Mulberry is a fruit of earlier maturity
Kashgar, known as the "fruit of the primrose." Kashi,
white mulberry, purple two. By mulberry of cold, sweet, except for
nourishing liver and kidney, nourishing yin and yin function, dizziness,
insomnia has significant effects, but also contains rutin, anthocyanin,
carotene, vitamin B1, B2, C and other ingredients and is very popular.
  Peach: more precious fruit, peach is a peach, oval shape, top of the
depression to form a bubble nest, their skin dark brown, top with a
flush, sweet and juicy, deserves to be called
"Bristol," said.
  Pear: Pear Xinjiang is rich in resources, a total of 60 varieties,
including Dangshan Li (from the introduction of Dangshan County in
Anhui), and Korla pears more famous, has big fruit, thin skin, flesh
thin, juicy, sweet and features most loved by the people, pears high in
sugar, vitamin C, phosphorus, calcium content is rich.
  Pistachio: Uighur called "piste", is a rare and
valuable trees. Small deciduous tree. Spring flowering, summer and autumn
ripening of fruit, fruit milky white, tip cracking a flush, nuts crispy
and delicious, nutritious, nuts, vegetable oil 54-68%, also contains
vitamins A, B, pistachio in the international market and almond nuts are
considered to be in the top grade, with high economic value.
  ?Walnut: also known as walnuts, dried fruit is one of four world-
famous, was known as "longevity fruit." Walnuts contain
65-70% fat, protein 15-27%, carbohydrate 16%, also contains vitamins A,
B, C, E, K, carotene, riboflavin, calcium, phosphorus, iron, zinc,
iodine, etc. a variety of elements. Yecheng major walnut producing area
in Xinjiang, culture has a long history and variety, the annual output of
1,200 tons.
  ?Seabuckthorn: sea buckthorn resources in Xinjiang is rich in nutrient-
rich, with sweet fruit acid, containing a variety of vitamins and other
active substances, especially extremely high vitamin C content. With
seabuckthorn as raw material, made of a variety of beverages, in
popularity.


  ?Muskmelon: Xinjiang, there are nearly a hundred varieties of melon,
several of muskmelon (due to habitat loss Jiashi the name) is the best.
Muskmelon has a long history, as early as the tribute was the Qing
Dynasty, and later through continuous improvement, getting better and
better quality melons. Close to the Taklimakan Desert, the growth of
melon Jiashi County has the appropriate climate and soil conditions of
the unique, local Watermelon and Uighur people have the habit of storing
winter melon, almost all year round, you can eat delicious melon.
Melon: melon known as the world calls "precious
fruits", the most famous Hami melons. Melon shape oval, yellow
or blue skin, textured, flesh thick, white, green or red orange. Its
cultivation dating back to the Jin Dynasty, and named after the Qing
Dynasty. Melon varieties are "black eyebrows",
"HUANG Jin", "Yellow Pear" and more
than 20 kinds, including "Red crisp" as treasures. It
is sweet hypertrophy, aromatic alcohols Yu, crisp and refreshing, melon
rind meat the United States, easily stored in the local can eat almost
all year round.
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Xinjiang Song and Dance
  Xinjiang since ancient times, "Song and Dance" and
the reputation. Live here Uygur, Kazak, Kirgiz, Tajik, Mongolia, Xibe,
Manchu, Uzbek and Tatars are singing and dancing. As early as the second
century BC, the Han Dynasty, had introduced into central Yutian dance,
music and dance for the art of the Central Plains have a certain role.
  Uighurs especially known for singing and dancing, beautiful women
dancing posture, stretch generous, men dance is energetic and
imaginative, broad-based mass folk dance "Maximilla to
just" warm and cheerful, full of Uygur ethnic characteristics.
  Kazakh is a national passion for singing, Kazakh proverb:
"Song and Ma are the wings of Kazakhstan." Kazakh folk
musical, sonorous, to the accompaniment of musical instruments in
Tamboura, grassland climate exceptionally strong. The highly Kazak dance
grooves, rough style of performance, multi-use "dynamic
shoulder," step on a "Horse."
Kirghiz folk songs fast-paced, warm and lively, dance to "pick
the shoulder," most characteristic. In addition, women often
dance in the wind "mouth string" action, which other
nations do not.



 ?Xinjiang food
  Xinjiang's staple food is noodles, Nang and beef and mutton,
hot and sour taste of their dishes to the main, onion, tomato, peppers,
potatoes, top with garlic is a common vegetable ingredients, and
ultimately, cumin, chili powder, vinegar, seasonings, so Xinjiang food is
always delicious, spicy and sour, especially appetizing. Generally
speaking, people of all ethnic groups in Xinjiang have preferred to eat
pasta, dairy products, beef and mutton, and various fruits.
  Uighur people eat Nang, Zhuafan, noodles, roast lamb, blue lamb stew,
vegetables like carrots and onions to eat, drink tea and brick tea
mainly.
  Kazakh people eat cows, sheep, horse, like to drink mare's
milk, but also eating Zhuafan He rarely ate fruit and vegetables; Tajik
addition to eating horse meat, milk not water the horses, the
other's eating habits to that of other peoples generally the
same.
  Tips: In addition to the Mongolian, the basic ethnic groups in Xinjiang
are not eating pork, you go to Xinjiang or Romans, being the first to
give up the habit of eating pork, it will convenient to everywhere.

Snack
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Fen Tang style bun surface irrigation and irrigation meters in intestinal
lung baked buns
Roast whole lamb skewers grilled fish noodle
And blood sausage hot pot of tea Nang Ren Na
Nang sub-pit barbecue lamb Zhuafan songs San
Oil tower sub Zhuafan

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Entertainment Introduction
  Xinjiang entertainment, in addition to Urumqi, Turpan, Yining, and
other autonomous cities and inland almost the same entertainment, other
recreational activities to local color more rich dance, horse racing,
grasslands and other national activities, the main event. Xinjiang since
ancient times, "Song and Dance" and the reputation,
live music here in Uygur, Kazak, Kirgiz, Tajik, Mongolia, Xibe, Manchu,
Uzbek and Tatars are singing and dancing, add unlimited recreational
activities in Xinjiang charm. If you catch up with the local ethnic
festival or just starting out in recent years, various tourism festival,
Id al-Adha, such as Uygur, Mongol, "Saida wood", Turpan
grape festival, people of all ethnic groups dressed in costumes, singing
and dancing, especially rich festive atmosphere.

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Xinjiang Shopping
  Shopping in Urumqi, Xinjiang mainly ethnic crafts and local souvenirs,
which has a long history and variety, has a unique national style, deeply
loved by Chinese and foreign tourists. Hada, medals, Mongolian clothing
and accessories, apparel and accessories Kazakh, Uygur apparel and
accessories, wood (wooden bowls, wooden spoon, wooden vases, etc.), jade
products, gold and silver jewelry, Xibe sachets (pipe), " Naadam
"imitation leather Hujiu, Kazak carpets, tapestries, are all
worth buying souvenirs. To the Xinjiang is the most tempting fruits
Western, folk, said: "Turpan Hami melon grapes, Korla Pear all
praise, Yecheng pomegranate TKK", as well as pomegranate,
almond, fig, peach, apple Ili and so is the gift of dry fruits friends to
share and raisins, dried melon bright color, flesh soft and easy to carry
storage. Briefly introduce some specialty: carpet, Yingjisha knife,
Yidelaisi silk, flower hats, wooden model of color prints, Tu Tao,
jewelry, musical instruments, fruits and so on.
    Specialties:
?Yidelaisi carpet spend cap musical instruments stone wood-mode color
prints
?Tu Tao and Tian Yuying hot wap jewelry petrified wood knife Gisa
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Transport description
    Xinjiang-developed transport and the formation of air, rail, road as
the center of Urumqi City, the surrounding three-dimensional radiation
transport hub.
    Airlines Xinjiang is the longest air route, the terminal one of the
largest province, Urumqi, Kashi, Hotan, Aksu, Kuqa, Korla, Qiemo, Yining
and Altay, Karamay, Tacheng and Fuyun have built the airport.
    Xinjiang has built three rail railway length 1892 km, respectively the
Lanzhou Railway (Lanzhou - Urumqi), length 1446 km of the Southern
Xinjiang Railway (Turpan - Korla - Kashgar), length 460 km of the Lan-Xin
Railway Western (Urumqi - Alashankou), particularly Lanxin railway
connecting the western part of mainland China and Europe railroad, formed
from a Jiangsu Lianyungang, east, west traffic route Rotterdam, the
Netherlands, to promote Xinjiang and the CIS, Eastern Europe, Western
Europe Middle East and other countries in economic and trade exchanges
and international tourism development.
    Highway Xinjiang highway network extending in all directions, the
region of 86 counties and cities all through the highway, the main public
Lu Wuyi Road, Wu Ka Road, Lan western part of the new road, CMB Road,
Tianshan Road alone library, libraries, roads in Iraq; in 1995 , across
the Taklimakan Desert, 520 km long road has opened to traffic. New
Zealand, Green new, three provincial-Tibet Highway, Xinjiang and
neighboring provinces and regions major roads. In addition, Xinjiang and
Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Mongolia and other neighboring countries also
opened 25 international passenger and cargo transport routes. Usually
come first in Urumqi in Xinjiang tourism is, and then by other means of
transport professionals Road to the destination. Please refer to the
Urumqi City traffic.
    Tips: Xinjiang is China's largest province, sparsely populated,
and other tourist places are different modes of transport is the
lifeblood of tourism in Xinjiang. As the bus frequency is limited in some
areas, so travel for self-FIT speaking, to the various attractions in the
local car rental wise.
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Best Travel Time
    The best time to travel in Xinjiang is 89 months, when the weather has
begun to cool, ripe fruits and also for visitors from afar, what is more
important than these two do.
    Xinjiang, far from the sea, temperature changes, long sunshine hours
(annual sunshine time of up to 2,500-3,500 hours) and less precipitation,
air drying, the annual average precipitation of 150 mm. In general,
winter temperatures than northern southern, northern than southern summer
temperatures. As in most parts of Xinjiang at the turn of spring, summer
and winter diurnal temperature range greatly, so there has always been
"an early afternoon wearing coats to wear gauze, round stove
eating watermelon," said.
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Accommodation description
  To the Xinjiang tourism, accommodation in Urumqi City were all
prefectures, cities, county is not a problem, senior foreign-star hotel
from the hotel to the ordinary hotel and hostel to hostel, facilities,
accessibility, and to appreciate the characteristics of the strong local
dance, such as: Kempinski Hotel (five star), City Hotel (3 stars), Bogda
Hotel, wheat International Youth Hostel (backpacker tourist enclave); to
live in the vineyard in Turpan, the kind of the vintage do not have under
style, such as Turfan Hotel, Oasis Hotel, etc.. "Beyond the
Great Wall Jiangnan" Hi, hotels are beautiful, good facilities,
such as: such as the Friendship Hotel, good hotels and other respiratory
Le. The various hotels in Kashi City, developed, modern facilities, and
has strong local ethnic characteristics, such as: the Ni Wake hotels, to
Pakistan, Pakistani cuisine featuring the friendship floor. However,
other sparsely populated areas, accommodation is not very convenient,
some visitors grew from the local hotels or guest houses not only failed,
not even the residents, with only their own cars and other vehicles and
tents.
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Notes
1, temperature difference between day and night in Xinjiang, to bring
enough clothes, in addition to sports shoes, slippers, gastrointestinal
drugs, cold medicine, anti-inflammatory pain killers also have to prepare
some.
2, to the Kanas Lake, Horgos, Khunjerab and other places in Burqin
County, Huocheng and Taxkorgan County border armed police unit handling
border passes.
3, Xinjiang has a vast territory, the scenic areas are far apart, for the
tourists, traffic inconvenience, some line rental to a more reasonable,
usually three or four shared an off-road vehicles more economical, but
also traveled with a companion.
4, Xinjiang is to kilograms of selling, and no mistake, more than double
the money paid to people.
6 contact with ethnic minority people must pay attention to courtesy, to
Uighur families in the guest, can not take the time to stretch legs, eat
when you break it into small pieces to eat Nang, respect you cooked
sheep's head master, you have to cut off a piece of sheep meat on
her cheek that appreciate a bowl, then cut the ear of a sheep to the host
family's children (that kids listen), and finally sheep's
head respectfully to refund.

				
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