Turpan Attractions

Turpan, the world-famous city in western China, is a wondrous and fertile, ancient but young treasure land.

Turpan, also known as Gaochang in ancient times, was once a vital caravan city on the old Silk Road. Located in the Trupan Basin, known as Fire Island for its highest annual temperature of 50?, Turpan is the hottest, lowest and driest place in China.So in spite of hot weather, you can enjoy a very special treatment: sand treatment, which is very good for your health!

Because of unique features of the climate, Turpan produces the sweetest grapes and Hami-melon in the world. It is truly an exotic and culturally fascinating destination for tourist from far and near!