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Lok Destination Guide

Discover Lok in China

Lok in the region of Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu is a place located in China - some 2,077 mi or ( 3342 km ) West of Beijing , the country's capital .

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Local time in Lok is now 05:52 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kashgar " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Gilgit, Murghob, Srinagar, Kargilik, and Yilkiqi. When in this area, you might want to check out Gilgit . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Lok ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Yecheng, Karghilik or Karghalik, also known as Chokkuka, is a city in Xinjiang, China. It is 249 km by road northwest to Kashgar, and 249 km south to Mazar. Yecheng is the name of both the oasis and the town, and is situated on the southern rim of the Taklamakan desert is about halfway between Pishan and Yarkand on the southern route around the Tarim Basin. It is about 50 km north of Kokyar, The rich loess terraces of the oasis are watered by the Tiznaf river and several smaller streams.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.88 77.41 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Oases of China, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in Xinjiang

Kargilik County

Yecheng (Kargilik) County is a county in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administration of the Kashgar Prefecture. It contains an area of 28,600 km². According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 370,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.88 77.41 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: County-level divisions of Xinjiang, Kashgar Prefecture