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Explore Shule in China.

Shule in the region of Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu is a place in China - some 2,129 mi (or 3,426 km) West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Shule is now 06:14 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kashgar" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Murghob, Yilkiqi, Tazgun, Andijan, Osh or Arzak. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shule and Kashgar. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Dragoman in China and Central Asia wmv

02:12 min ( March 04, 2010 by DragomanTravel)
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Follow an Overland trip through China and Central Asia

2007 03 07 Pomegranate Juice in Kashgar

06:36 min ( February 24, 2009 by tibetronica)
Views: 4,178 - Rating: 5/5

Kashgar is a city of Uyghurs within Chinese borders. In both culture and geography, it is the farthest city away from Beijing. Historically populated by Uyghurs, who are ethnically of the Turkestan fa...

Beautiful Kashgar ---- Guzel Qeshqer

05:58 min ( November 18, 2007 by mustafasendal)
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Our hearts' city lovely Kashgar.----bizning guzel shehirimiz Kashgar

Kashgar Haircut

00:09 min ( April 26, 2008 by jwtsong)
Views: 2,521 - Rating: 3.8/5

Barber about to shave a customer's head in a small town near Kashgar, Xinjiang Provence, China

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Interesting facts about this location

Shule County

Shule County is a county situated in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administrative jurisdiction of the Kashgar Prefecture. It is located to the South of Kashgar City. In Ancient times, the Shule area was once the home to a Xiyu oasis civilisation, the Shule Kingdom.

More reading: Shule County homepage
Located at 39.39, 76.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:County-level divisions of Xinjiang, Kashgar Prefecture

Kashgar Prefecture

Kaxgar (Kashi) Prefecture or Kashgar Prefecture is located in mid-western Xinjiang, China. It has an area of 112,057 km² and 3,979,362 inhabitants at the 2010 cenus with a population density of 36 inhabitants/km²). The capital of the prefecture is the city of Kashgar which has 400,225' inhabitants in its built up area.

More reading: Kashgar Prefecture homepage
Located at 39.39, 76.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Kashgar Prefecture

Id Kah Mosque

For the mosque in Afghanistan, see Id Gah Mosque Id Kah Mosque 250px Basic information Location 22x20px Kashgar, China Geographic coordinates coord}}{{#coordinates:39.47227|N|75.984106|E|source:dewiki_region:CN-65_type:landmark primary name= }} Affiliation Islam Region Xinjiang Ecclesiastical or organizational status Mosque Architectural description Architect(s) Saqsiz Mirza Architectural type Mosque Completed 1442 Specifications Capacity 20,000 Minaret(s) 3 The Id Kah mosque is a mosque located in Kashgar, Xinjiang, in the western People's Republic of China.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.39, 76.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:15th-century architecture, Kashgar, Mosques in Xinjiang, Visitor attractions in Xinjiang

Kashgar Railway Station

Kashgar Railway Station (喀什站) is the main railway station of Kashgar, Xinjiang, and the westernmost railway station in China. It is the western terminus for the Southern Xinjiang and Kashgar-Hotan Railways. The station is located northeast of the city of Kashgar, and is served by regular passenger trains to Urumqi via Turpan. A trip on the faster kind (K-series) takes under 22 hours from Kashgar to Turpan, or just over 24 hours to Urumqi.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.39, 76.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Xinjiang, Railway stations opened in 1999

Afaq Khoja

Abakh Khoja (? - 1693/94), born Hidayat al-Lah, a.k.a. Apaq Xoja, or more properly Āfāq Khwāja was a religious and political leader with the title of Khwaja in Kashgaria (in modern-day southern Xinjiang). He was also known as Khwāja Hidāyat Allāh.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.39, 76.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:1626 births, 1694 deaths, History of Xinjiang, Islam in China, Sufis, Uyghur people, Year of birth unknown