Kizilsu Overview

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Kizilsu Kyrgyz Autonomous Prefecture (克孜勒苏柯尔克孜族自治州 kè zī lè sū kē ěr kè zī zú zì zhì zhōu) is an autonomous prefecture in the west of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China. The prefecture has an area of 69,112 km2 (26,684 sq mi) and its capital is Artux, meanwhile most of China’s border with Kyrgyzstan are located in this prefecture. Kizilsu in the Kyrgyz language means “red water”.

Kizilsu Kirgiz Autonomous Prefecture is located in the west of Xinjiang, bordered by Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan in the north and west. It shares a boundary of 1,195 kilometers with these two countries. In addition, it is bounded on the east by the Aksu Region and in the neighborhood of Kashgar in the south.

Situated in the hinterland far away from the sea, this area bears a typical temperate continental climate. The weather of the prefecture is characterized by strong sunlight and aridity. It is chilly in winter and the temperature is unstable in summer. Summer and autumn are best seasons to visit this place.

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