One day Kashgar tour to Taklamakan desert




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The Taklamakan Desert has an area of 337,000 km2 (130,000 sq mi), making it slightly smaller than Germany, and includes the Tarim Basin, which is 1,000 kilometres (620 mi) long and 400 kilometres (250 mi) wide. It is crossed at its northern and at its southern edge by two branches of the Silk Road as travellers sought to avoid the arid wasteland. It is the world’s second largest shifting sand desert with about 85% made up of shifting sand dunes ranking 16th in size in a ranking of the world’s Largest deserts.

Kashgar - Taklamakan desert Yarkant, 240km,3.5hours

 

High lights: Taklamakan desert, camel riding,Yarkant village.

Our guide will pick you from your Hotel in Kashgar and you will leave for desert at 7:00am local time, The local name of this desert is Karasu desert witch is linked to west of the vast Taklamakan desert, after you arrive in the desert you can ride camel around the desert or walk to enjoy the  beauty of nature,we believe you will have total different experience there by nature. After have lunch in village back to kashgar end the tour.

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Transportation

Tour guide

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Meals

Entrance ticket fee

Hotel

Tips

Note: above items can be included