4 Days Kyrgyzstan Kashgar Silk Road Tour




Day 1

Kyrgzstan to Kashgar via Torugart pass,180km,4hours

 

About at 11:30 am local time your Kashgar guide will pick you up from the Torugart pass China side border and you will drive to immigration office which is 120km from the border, after finish the border and custom formalities drive to the ancient Silk Road city Kashgar, Kashgar is the bridge linking China and western countries. Kashgar was once a shining pearl with a long history linked to the Silk Road in western China. Kashgar has a rich history of over 2,000 years and served as a trading post and strategically important city on the silk road between China, the Middle East, and Europe.
Accommodation: In Kashgar

Day 2

Kashgar city sight seeing

 

High lights: Apak hoja tomb,Old town of Kashgar, Inkah mosque, Handicrafts street.

Start the tour by visiting the Apak hoja tomb witch was build 1640 by Apak hoja’s father, whoja family ruled Kashgar area from mid 17 to mid 18 century, and most important thing there is the uyghur building style. Then Old town of Kashgar located center of todays Kashgar city, there you can see people still living in their beautiful old building style hoses, and the streets are very attracting then at the ego the lunch in old old town in local uyghur family, after noon we visit the biggest Arabic style mosque in China Inkah mosque witch was build in 1442 by the local ruler and it is center of islam for Xinjiang people, 50 thousand people can pray one time. then take a visit to Handicrafts street, an old street with an amazing hand-made stuff from strictly utilitarian cook ware to exotic musical instruments. Back to hotel.

Accommodation: In Kashgar

Day 3

Kashgar city sight seeing

 

High lights: Livestock Market, Sunday Market

In the morning drive to the Livestock market 15km west of Kashgar city, it is a place you can have unforgettable experience, it is a trace of silk road Market where you can see thousands of local animals, and the business there is very interesting, after you walked around the animal Market we go back to the city for the Sunday Market witch is like a window show you the colorful  life,and it is the best place to understand Uyghur people. After lunch you will have free afternoon to explore the city.

Day 4

Kashgar - Kyrgyzstan via Irkeshtam Pass,230km,4.5hours.

 

After breakfast, we drive to the Irkeshtam Pass to cross Kyrgyzstan, firstly we will drive to the immigration office for border formalities which are 60km away from Kashgar after finish customs and border formalities drive to the border, there you will say good bye to your Chinese guide and driver. End of the tour.