1,000-year-old dumplings and mooncakes| CCTV English

Published on 13 Jun 2021, 12:15
Xinjiang is known for its flavorful local cuisine. Besides signature dishes such as lamb kebabs, nang bread and milk tea, there are also specialties from other parts of China. In Turpan museum, you can find dumplings and mooncakes made from over 1,000 years ago.

Travel Tips:
Location: Turpan City, Xinjiang.
Transportation: Turpan Airport, Turpan is about 180 kilometers (111 miles) from Urumuqi, capital city of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region
Attractions: Turpan Museum, the Flaming Mountain, Kizil Buddhist Grottoes, Grape Valley and Jiaohe Ruins are also located nearby
Best travel time: March to September