The Silk Road Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Silk Road - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Xian 15

Turpan 5

Lanzhou 5

Kashgar 4

Ürumqi 4

Xining 4

Dunhuang 3

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Emin Minaret

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Emin Minaret is Turpan's most recognizable image, often featured in tourist brochures. Built in 1777, it commemorates a military commander...

Tomb of Abakh Hoja

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About 5 km (3 miles) northeast of the city lies one of the most sacred sites in Xinjiang. The sea-green tiled hall that houses the tomb—actually...

Tomb of the First Qin Emperor

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The tomb—consisting mainly of a large burial mound—may pale in comparison to the Terracotta Warriors Museum, but history buffs will...

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