There are less than a handful of Expedia-registered hotels within a 0.1-mile distance of the heart of Turpan, so book your room early if you want to stay in a central Turpan hotel.
However, 100 miles away is Urumqi, which has a number of Expedia-listed accommodation options. These include Sheraton Urumqi Hotel and Grand Mercure Urumqi Hualing.
5 miles away from the heart of Turpan, is the Home Inn Turpan Gaochang Road.
After you have learned about Turpan, why don't you tour a bit further afield? The Xinjiang region has plenty of things to offer. Check out Xinjiang's ruins. Lovers of nature can also make the time to enjoy its mountains, steppe and desert landscapes. In this part of China visitors can also enjoy snowboarding, skiing and snowmobiling.
Taking a flight to or from Turpan? The most convenient airport is Diwopu International Airport, 110 miles from Turpan's center. Stay nearby at the Urumchi Hangjia Hotel.