Explore Kashgar City and take evening flight to Urumqi
Activities: Visit Livestock market; Sunday Market;Apak Hoja Mausoleum (Fragrant concubine tomb), Idkah Mosque; old city and local family dinner; take evening flight to Urumqi
Explore the rich, endless culture of the Uighurs in Kashgar. First visit the livestock market which happens on every Sunday and people bring their horses, sheep, goats, camels,yaks,cows,donkeys and other livestock to the market for sale. It provides a great opportunity to take photos of the faces of local people, study traditional local market culture, test-drive a donkey or horse or even make its shoes. Like opening a window, today is a real glimpse into a time lost in the annals of the Silk Road’s past and an opportunity not to be missed.
Later move to Sunday market main Bazaar which is considered as one of the largest market in Central Asia.
From fluffy sheepskin hats to rugged camel-hide boots, not to mention beads, buttons and buckets of locals .Everything – including plenty of kitchen sinks – is for sale at this fairytale bazaar. It is the best chance to practice your bargaining skills.
After lunch, spend time by the Id Kah mosque, the largest mosque in China and marvel at the intricate architecture of Kashgar’s historic Apak Hoja Tomb which is also known as Fragrant concubine tomb).
We spend some time in the Kashgar Old Town and have some walking tours through some ancient historical parts; Stop at a century-old tea house for a short break and taste local medicinal teas such as such as those containing rose, saffron, honey and other ingredients.
Finally, we wrap up one day Kashgar city tour with a dinner at a local family which offers a great opportunity to deeply understand real local life, culture and traditions of Uighurs (only if it is available)
After Dinner take evening flight to Urumqi, our driver and guide will send you off at Kasghar airport and different driver will pick up you from Urumqi airport and transfer to your hotel