in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
37.107 and 79.935 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 37° 6' 26" and E 79° 56' 7"
Currency and Currency Code:
Yuan Renminbi - CNY
Spoken languages:
Chinese, Uighur, Zhuang
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:50 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:32 am and 10:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 4,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to China.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning China. Last Update: 2020-07-15 07:21:05

Touring Hotan

Hotan in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region with it's 114,000 residents is a town located in China about 1,967 mi (or 3,166 km) west of Beijing, the country's capital place.

Time in Hotan is now 07:50 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 1 airports nearby Hotan. The closest airport in China is Hotan Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nu'erbage, Layka, Lop, Karakax and Qira. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 96 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 16%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Thursday, 16th of July 2020

33°C (92 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 17th of July 2020

34°C (93 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 18th of July 2020

35°C (95 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

West Lake International Hotel

0,7 mi
No 111, South Ta Nai Yi Road
848000 Hotan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Hangzhou Wan International

1,3 mi
No.1 Nan Huan Road
848099 Hotan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Civilians assist police to eliminate terrorists in northwest China

Published: August 04, 2014
Length: 14:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AnandaFan

URUMQI - Police shot dead nine suspected terrorists and captured another in Hotan Prefecture of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on Friday afternoon, the regional police ...


Published: April 11, 2011
Length: 06:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jdberman11

A worker at Abdul Jalili's carpet shop repairing a worn-out carpet. She can be seen here sitting on the floor at a wooden frame tying new warp threads (white machine-spun cotton yarn) to the...

Flug Hong Kong - Zürich, Takla Makan

Published: June 03, 2012
Length: 03:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ingo Reichardt

Wüste Takla Makan 塔克拉瑪干沙漠. Flug von Hong Kong nach Zürich. "Geh' hinein und Du kommst nie wieder heraus" lautet die Übersetzung des Namens Takla Makan. ein Service der...

Winding bobbins for silk weaving

Published: April 11, 2011
Length: 06:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jdberman11

A tour guide at Jiya Atlas Silk Workshop (Atlas Karakhana, 吉亚古代艾德莱丝绸厂) demonstrates how silk thread is wound onto bobbins to be loaded onto a shuttle and used as warp for...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Hotan Prefecture

The Hotan Prefecture is located in the south-western part of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China. It is sometimes (unofficially) spelled as Khotan.

Located at 37.1167, 79.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hotan Prefecture

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ho-t’ien-chen, Ho-t’ien, Ho-tien-hsien, Khotan, Hotan, Hetian, Hetianshi Gujiang Bage Jiedao, Xotan, Хотан, Chotan, Ciudad de Jotán, ختن, ख़ोतान, HTN, ホータン市, 허톈 시, Hotanas, Hoten, خوتەن شەھىرى, Hotən, Xoten, خوتەن, Хотән, 和田市, 和田, 和田市古江巴格街道