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Subashi Gucheng Temple

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Beishan Mountain, Suburbs, Kuqa County 842000, China
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Reviewed December 21, 2018

not extravagant but gives you some flair of the history of the silk road, a nice walk in the path of historical china history

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

Ancient city in the Silk Road. The site is well organized. Preferable to visit it with a guide to get some explanations about the history of it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mogolan
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We were the only group visiting on a sunny afternoon. Ruins set against a majestic backdrop. The full site is big but only a small area is open to visitors. As it was previously abused by tourists, now tourists are confined to boardwalk. Still conjures...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank HLKoh
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

The place is UNESCO site. You can wander around this abandoned city which is built between two rivers and cut out of the rock. There are explanations and a viewing platform. It is a little gem

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Clarky57
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

We visited on our own and pretty much had it to ourselves. There's not a lot to see, but it's impressive that there after still some walls and a stupa standing. The landscape is very barren, which must have made for tough living. There is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

After visiting Jiaohe in Turpan, these ruins were not so impressive. Still very old and interesting. I wish there had been more to explain what we were looking at and maybe some drawings or depictions of the complex that was built there, the people that...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

I learned the history of the temple site as a "women kingdom", but there is no local guide at the site. So we just walked around the area, with only minimal explanation, so we didn't enjoy much. I am sure it will be very interesting...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 954hungg
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Wonderful place, completely under visited, we were mostly alone. Best with a guide, but easy to appreciate even with little information. Built on a grand scale.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Interesting visit which worth the trip for a 1700 years ild building. Make sure you get a guided visit because without the history and the background explanation the visit may get quite tasteless.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed April 24, 2016

Always good to visit this place afternoon to prevent yourself from the sun and also sunblock to protect your skin from sun burn. Take enough water to drink and this place is good to meditate and enjoy the peace to calming down your tired nerve....More

Date of experience: August 2015
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