The physiographical landscapes of Xinjiang have their own charms for offering a great attraction to tourists. Desert is one of these physiographical landscapes of Xinjiang There are several deserts in the region. Each of them has its own feature.
The topography of Xinjiang is remarkable not only in absolute relief. It has a series of lofty mountains towering about 7000 to 8000 m above sea level and a lot of vast low-lying lands with their deepest point of more than one hundred meter below sea level.
The Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region is located in northwestern China, in the hinterland of Eurasia. It has an area of about 1.66 million square kilometers which is about one sixth of the total area of China, and boasts a unique natural landscape consisting of world renowned large mountain ranges ,glaciers aster systems ,oases ,prairies and forests.