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Turpan Local Products:

The unique climate provides Turpan with exotic fruits and distinctive crafts, so don't forget to buy:

1. Exotic fruits: raisin (the sweetest in China), Hami-melon, pomegranate, almond, flat peach and so on. 

2. Traditional folk crafts: carpet, Yingjisha saber, Xinjiang white scarf, flower-trimmed bonnet, or you can buy Uygur clothing as a gift.

Seedless White Grapes

Seedless White Grapes
The seedless white grapes were called the “sweet food among the stones of strange shapes”, “green grapes” and “the eyes of the rabbit” in the ancient times in our country and by the ancient Persians as “Sudan”. They are featured with thin skin, delicate flesh, rich juice, delicious and sweet taste and the function of wet the whistle. The raisins dried from them not only contain rich sugar but also preserve the chlorophyll in the grapes and are called “green pearls” and are the precious treasur

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Cotton Made Girdle Pouch

Cotton Made Girdle Pouch
The girdle pouch has a colorful and bright color and the pattern is full of the folk features, geometry patterns are mainly applied and accompanied by rough lines with mixed colors, looking very pleasing to the eyes. Different regions are of different styles which reflect the different artistic hobbies and aesthetic sentiment of the minorities in Xinjiang. Now there is a dapper small girdle pouch specially designed that is extractive in craftwork and gorgeous in colors and are considered to be

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Rolled Flower Felt

Rolled Flower Felt
The rolling flower felt is a well known hand made craftwork in Xinjiang and is called “Tanlimate” be the Uighur people. The flower felt made by rolling is fast and enduring with clear texture nad beautiful appearance. In addition to this, there is a big variety of rolled flower felt with patterns of all kinds including beautiful flowers of all kinds, geometry decorating patterns, natural sightseeing, the organs of flying birds and running animals, the tools of life and production and the textu

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Cantaloupe (golden Phoenix)

Cantaloupe (golden Phoenix)
The total growth period of the cantaloupe is 85 days among which 45 days are the growth period of the fruit. The weight of a single melon is about 2.5 to three kilograms and the fruit setting is in good order. The fruit is in the shape of long eggs and is featured with light yellow with red skin, fine, dense and complete texture, attractive appearance, flesh color shallow channels, delicate, soft and crispy fruit flesh and sweetness and fragrance. The refracted sugar percentage in the center r

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Long Grain Seedless White Grapes

Long Grain Seedless White Grapes
compared with the ordinary seedless white grapes, the long grain seedless white grapes have a length two times that of the ordinary seedless white grapes and a weight three to four times and the drying rate 2% higher. The percentage of sugar is also higher than the ordinary ones. It has crispy flesh and the sweetness is very appropriate and are not only good ones for drying but also good food eaten freshly. Much eating of seedless white grapes can help cure the scurvy and strengthen the body’s

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Arth Ceramic Items

Arth Ceramic Items
The earth ceramic items in Xinjiang are divided into two kinds: glazed ceramic items and the ceramic items without glaze. The large scaled Guifu (urn) are mainly white ceramic with needle like base and are generally put on the wooden support or half buried in the earth to maintain the coolness and cleanness of the water contained in it. As to the glazed ceramics, the variety is big including bowls, plates, vases, kettles and so on among which the ceramic kettle of Yingjisha can be called a wo

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Aidely Silk

Aidely Silk
Aidely silk is a special local product full of the features of the peoples in Xinjiang and the silk frequently applied by the women of Uighur people for dress making. The patterns on the Aidely silk are said to be the reflection of the religious recognition of the adoration of the hamadryad by the Uighur people who believe Shamanism and the god of the water. And there is also saying that they are the wooden texture of Badan and the comb texture and the changing textures of the folk musical ins

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Flower Chiseled Copper Hands Washing Kettle And Copper Basin

Flower Chiseled Copper Hands Washing Kettle And Copper Basin
Hands washing kettle and the basin for water containing are the daily necessities in the families of the Uighur people, the Kazakstan people, the Tajikistan people, and the Kirghiz people and so on but the ones produced by the craft workers are the most refined and have become one the traditional craftworks among the Uighur people. The hands washing kettle and the water containing basin are either made of copper or earth. The hands washing kettle and the water containing basin are burly and en

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Tapestry

Tapestry
This kind of tapestry enjoys a wide spread fame domestic and abroad. It is featured with smooth and shinning surface and burly, soft and beautiful blanket board. The tapestry pattern with sharp-cut folk characteristics and heavy local features are unique in the industry of tapestry all over the world and won appraise among the customers all over the world in all the traditional expensive exported products and is honored as a unique “oriental tapestry”.

Embroidery Babushka

Embroidery Babushka
The Uighur women like to embroider simple flowers on the thin babushkas used in the summer. Usually, four flowers are embroidered on the four corners respectively and a big flower is embroidered in the center. The flowers are mainly embroidered with golden thread and look beautiful and tasteful. The embroidery babushka can be given to others as presents as well.

Flavored Cantaloupe No.2

Flavored Cantaloupe No.2
It matures particularly early and is featured with light yellow fruit skin, shallow channels, sparse texture, delicate and soft fruit flesh and sweet and sour and delicious taste. It is the first time for the melons with sweet and sour taste grown in China.

Flower Wooden Case

Flower Wooden Case
The cases are of colorful lozenge pattern, flower pattern and colorful lacquer painted pattern and so on among which there is one pattern made by nailing the copper bars or skins on the surface with small copper tails to form all kinds of symmetrical patterns with dense and close related flower textures and extractive production. This kind of pattern is very unique and make people experience a feeling of beauty and elegance.

 

Turpan Shops and Stores:

In Turpan, the local shopping is featured as providing varied kinds of ethnic crafts and local special products with distinctive styles. There are many shopping places offered to you in Turpan, such as Turpan Department Store, Turpan Old City Agriculture Market, and Turpan West Shopping Mall etc. We would like to choose some of the famous ones to introduce. Please look at the following table.

Turpan New Chengdongmeng Market

Turpan New Chengdongmeng Market
Turpan New Chengdongmeng Market lies on A'er town where you can taste Characteristic food every day from 9:00AM to 12:00 PM. It provides not only Xinjiang's folk traditional food and savory snack along the street, but also the main courses for distinguished guests in the restaurants. Historical documents have provided evidences that as early as 2000 years ago, Xinjiang's folk traditional food like Mutton Eaten by Hands could be found in the market. Turpan New Chengdongmeng Market is a perfect place

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Turpan Shopping Mall

Turpan Shopping Mall
Turpan Shopping Mall is located on Laocheng Road near the local branch of China Constructional bank. Commodity Department, Food Departments, Restaurants are open to citizens and tourists from 9:00am to 9:00pm. As one of the biggest shopping centers in Turpan, Turpan Shopping Mall offers not only articles for daily use, but also folk traditional souvenirs and food. You can take bus N0.1 and get off at Turpan Shopping Mall Station.

Silk Road Jade Carving Market

Silk Road Jade Carving Market
Silk Road Jade Carving Market is located opposite to Xinhua Bookstore on N0.25 Laocheng Road. Various jade carving artworks are for sale every day from 10:00am to 8:00pm. As one of the main jade carving markets in China, the market provides jade carving artworks from all over Xinjiang. What's more, there are also tapestries, small knives, caps and lots of other artworks on sale. Bus No.1 can take you there.

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