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Kurla is located in central Xinjiang, it lies in the heart of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, covering an area of 7117 sq. km, with a higher altitude in the north and a slight lower in the south. The Kongquehe River flows its way through the whole area of Korla, while a branch of the great Tarim flows through the south of the city.

Situated at the northeastern rim of the foreboding, dry Taklamakan Desert and neighboring the Lop Nor salt lake marshes, a relic site, known as Loulan, lies on 350 km southeast of Korla. It is in the shape of a square with and covers a total of 120,000 square meters. Remnants of another time the likes of pagodas and tombs are scattered throughout the Yadan area.

Korla means "over look" in Uygur and is the capital of the Bayin'gholin Mongol Autonomous Prefecture, which covers around the same land area as France and is the largest prefecture in China. To the northeast you can find the Tarim Basin, to the north the mighty Tianshan Mountain branches off into the Kuluke Mountain and Hualashan Mountain, stretching across the landscape and to the south, the second largest desert in the world, the Taklimakan. The Korla natives are a mix of ethnicities the Han, Uygur, Mongolian, Hui are the most common locals as for a few other minorities. In total, the minority ethnic people account for about 30.1% of the population.



 
 
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