Astana-Karakhoja Tombs, Turpan

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  • June 14, 2017
    In Astana-Krakhoja, are the tombs containing the 10 mummies, with approximately of 4000 years old, calls "the dead singers of the Taklimakan desert," currently exhibited in the Regional Museum of Xinjiang, in Urumqi. These mummies were found in the last century and your discovery proved extraordinary scientific point of view because, surprisingly, all the bodies belonged to representatives of the European race.
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  • June 1, 2017
    Although in these graves remained a little (more exhibits or looted or museums of turpan and Urumqi) visit is to better understand the culture of time and prepare for the next visit of the Museum of Urumqi
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  • May 14, 2017
    You can see the tomb is 3. Tourists are less easy to see. Many ancient tombs unearthed from this still seems to be. Impact is not much compared to other tourist destinations?
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