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Tazgun Destination Guide

Delve into Tazgun in China

Tazgun in the region of Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu is a city in China - some 2,125 mi or ( 3420 km ) West of Beijing , the country's capital .

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Current time in Tazgun is now 05:37 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kashgar " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Murghob, Yapqan, Shule, Yilkiqi, and Yanduma. While being here, make sure to check out Murghob . Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Tazgun ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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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.

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Located at 39.39 76.04 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km 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.

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Located at 39.45 75.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Kashgar Prefecture

Akto County

Akto County is a county in Kizilsu Kirghiz Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang, China. It contains an area of 24,107 km. According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 170,000. The westernmost county in China, Akto County borders on Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.

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Located at 39.08 75.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: County-level divisions of Xinjiang


Kashgar or Kashi is an oasis county-level city with approximately 350,000 residents in the western extremity of the People's Republic of China, near the border with Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. Kashgar is the administrative centre of Kashgar Prefecture of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region which has an area of 162,000 square kilometres and a population of approximately 3.5 million. The city's urban area covers 15 km, though its administrative area extends for 555 km .

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Located at 39.47 75.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Ancient peoples of China, Central Asian Buddhist kingdoms, Central Asian Buddhist sites, Cities in Central Asia, Former countries in Chinese history, Kashgar, Kashgar Prefecture, Oases of China, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in Xinjiang

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.

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Located at 39.47 75.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: 15th-century architecture, Kashgar, Mosques in Xinjiang, Visitor attractions in Xinjiang