We can highly recommend the driving services and local knowledge of English-speaking Tahir. A full day tour costs ¥480 per car. Contact Tahir by email first to ensure he is available and to discuss what you want to …
Travellers of most nationalities no longer require a visa for travel to Kyrgyzstan, but if you do, then look for this small consulate; the entrance is through a small blue door to the side of the Aipai Hotel. Visas …
You should be able to renew a visa here but processing times can be as long as three weeks, so it's really a last resort. It's far better to come to Xīnjiāng with plenty of time left on your visa for your travels.
One of several Banks of China along Wenhua Lu. Has an ATM. Travellers cheques are not accepted.
This office runs tours around the province and can supply a driver and English-speaking guide.
North of the city centre; will likely refer you to the capital for visa extensions.
The main branch handles all international parcels.
Can handle most transactions and has an ATM.
Changes cash and has an ATM.