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Turpan / Turfan / Tulufan is a trading outpost on the ancient Silk Road, a city with more than 20 centuries history and the most interesting tourist center of Xinjiang. Turpan is located in 180 km to south-east from Urumchi on the border of the Gobi desert in the Turfan Basin, depth is 154 m below sea level (the second one of the depth after the Dead Sea basin in the world). Turpan is the hottest place in China, in summer the temperature here reaches 49 C (in winter to minus 20 C). Turpan is the driest place in China, and perhaps even in the world (less than 10 mm of rain per year). Turpan is ..
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