travel from Tourgat pass/ Irkestan passs to Kyrgyzstan
Destinations:Torugart Pass , Kashgar , Irkestan Pass
Tour Code: CITIC-SD-01
Border Transfer and check in hotel.
- Id Kah Mosque
After breakfast visit Id Kah Mosque ,Apak Hoja Tomb and Handicraft street.
Id Kah Mosque is the large Mosque in China and most famous one in Xinjiang. The Mosque started to build in the mid of fifteenth century, and has gradually developed to the present size. Id K ah Mosque, with about 16800 square meters in area, consisting of Pray Hall, the Koran teaching Hall, The Corridor, the Arches and other buildings attaching to it. The Pray Hall of the mosque can hold 4000 prayers is supported by 140 carved wooden pillars.The buildings of Id Kah Mosque look magnificent and solemn, and display the artistic styles of Islamic mosque architectures.
Apak Hoja Tomb This Mazar is the holiest place in Xinjiang and an architectural treasure Built in 1640 ， it is reminiscent of the Central Asian artistic style of Samarkand or Isfahan. A handsome blue-and-white tiled gate leads into the compound, which includes a small religious school and the Abakh Khoja family tomb. The latter is domed and faced with multi - colored tiles. I t most complete Islamic tomb of the Qing Dynasty up-to-now in China.
- Sunday Bazaar
Visit Grand Sunday Bazaar, Old Town.
Sunday Bazaar (livestock Market)Streets near this big market are choked on Sundays with farmers and buyers arriving by donkey cart, truck, bicycle, horseback, ute, motorbike or on foot, with their animals. It's loud, lively and cheerful as they arrive, eat breakfast, set up their animals and check out the action. Cattle, sheep (they definitely look different), goats, donkeys, horses have their own sections; sellers show their animals are "good eaters"(most go as livestock not meat) and the entire experience is fascinating and fun.
Old town,walking in the streets of its Old Town, will provide a sense of what this legendary Central Asian hub was like in the days when the Silk Road was at its zenith. 500-year old remnants of the city wall, narrow lanes and colorful multi-ethnic crowds combine to make Kashgar's historic district a highlight of any visit to the city.
Day 4KashgarBorder Transfer
In the morning check out hotel and Border transfer.
|Travel in party of||
|2-5 persons||$850||$760||$ 720|
|6-9 persons||$560||$ 430||$ 390|
|10 persons & above||$450||$ 390||$ 339|
|Single room Supplement||$260||$ 130||$ 96|
2: Excellent English speaking guide
3: Hotel (twins bed shared room) with breakfast listed in the itinerary
4: Entrance fee listed
5: Meals listed in the itinerary
6: Government tax and travel insurance
2: personal expenses such as tips to the guide and driver
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