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Turpan Museum, Turpan

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  • The exhibits are well laid out and do a good job of expelling the history and story of the region. The museum store has a number of reasonably-priced souvenir items.  more »
  • Though the mummy hall was under renovation and I was thus very disappointed, it was still quite an educational visit in 2 hours. There is so much information about the two ruins, Jiaohe (Yar City) and...  more »
  • To understand Turfan history and history of Xinjiang. You must visit the museum first. It is located at the town center. Recently many important artifacts from The Astana Cemetery /The Astana-Karakhoj...  more »

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Whether you're looking to splurge or save on accommodations, you can find a comfortable place to stay in Turpan. Boutique hotels offer luxurious rooms, a plethora of amenities, and often have their own private wineries. On the budget end, affordable basic hotels and youth hostels offer both private and dormitory-style rooms, and boast scenic locations among the vineyards that surround the town.
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