It's a missed chance if you limit yourself to the points of interest in Ruoqiang because the surrounding region has been graced with an abundance of wonderful sights and attractions.
Visitors longing for those special places of quiet contemplation, will enjoy the chance to spend time in the area's mosques.
Those in search of action, adrenaline and adventure should max-out their heart rates by joining a rock climbing or mountain climbing adventure.
Enjoy the Xinjiang culture by taking your tastebuds for a tour of regional restaurants and cafés. There are many special dishes here. Sample mutton and pilau rice or Xinjiang big plate chicken.
Taking the time to get your tongue around a few common Mandarin words and phrases is one of the most endearing gestures you can pay to the Chinese people. "Nǐ yào bú yào gēn wǒ tiàowǔ" is useful. In English, it means "Would you like todance with me?" "Zhèiwèi xiānsheng huì qīngdān" ("This gentleman/lady will pay for everything") is another good phrase.
As your adventure comes to close, bid Xinjiang a teary "Zàijiàn"