THE SILK ROAD ADVENTURE (11 NIGHTS)

 

TOUR CODE: TC-SRA

 

 

 

BEIJING - URUMUQI - KASHGAR - TURPAN - DUNHUANG - XI'AN

 

 

 

DAY 01: BEIJING -ARRIVAL  (-/-/-)

Arrival in Beijing. Greeted by our attentive and experienced guide and transferred to the centrally located hotel with meals on your own arrangement today.

 

DAY 02: BEIJING (B/L/-)

Full day tour to Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City and Hutong tour with rickshaw including lunch in a local family, then afternoon visit to Temple of Heaven. Evening enjoy Kongfu Show.

 

DAY 03: BEIJING  (B/L/D)

Full day excursion to Great Wall at Badaling Section, Ming Tombs and Sacred Way. Evening enjoy Peking Roast Duck Dinner.

 

DAY 04: BEIJING - URUMUQI  (B/D/-)

Morning tour to Summer Palace before flying to Urumuqi. Upon arrival, greeted and transferred to the centrally located hotel, and rest of the evening will be at leisure. Enjoy dinner in a local restaurant.

 

DAY 05: URUMUQI - KASHGAR (B/L/D)

A full day tour to Heavenly Lake and back (6 hours approx.), then continue your tour to visit Xinjiang Museum before flying to Kashgar.

 

DAY 06: KASHGAR - URUMUQI  (B/L/D)

A full day tour to Sunday Bazzar in the morning and visit the largest Idkah Mosque, Apakh Hoja Tomb and Old Town before flying back to Urumuqi. Upon arrival, transfer to centrally located hotel.

 

DAY 07: URUMUQI - TURPAN  (B/L/D)

Transfer to Turpan ( approx. 2.5 hours ), upon arrival, visit the ancient City of Gaochang, the Bizaklik Thousand-Buddha Caves, Tuyuk Valley and Flaming Mountain. Minority Dance and Dinner.

 

DAY 08: TURPAN - DUNHUANG (B/L/D)

Morning visit the ancient city of Jiaohe, Sugong Pagoda, Kaijing, Karez Underground Irrigation, and Grape Valley before taking an overnight train to Dunhuang.

 

DAY 09: DUNHUANG (B/L/D)

Morning arrival in Dunhuang, hotel check-in upon the room availability. Full day tour to the world famous Mogao Grottoes which has 492 caves with murals and painted clay figures, Dunhuang Museum and the mysterious Crescent Spring surrounded by Singing Sand Mountain.

 

DAY 10: DUNHUANG - XI'AN (B/L/D)

Morning at leisure before flying to Xi’an. Upon arrival, visit Ancient City Wall before transferring to the centrally located hotel.

 

DAY 11: XI'AN (B/L/D)

Morning tour to the world famous Terra-Cotta Warriors & Horses, in the afternoon visit the well preserved Big Wild Goose Pagoda. Evening enjoy Tang Dynasty Show with Dumpling Dinner.

 

DAY 12: XI'AN -DEPARTURE (B/-/-)

Transfer to airport for your onward flight to Hong Kong or other destination.

 

 

 

All prices are per person

Valid from 01-Apr-2012 to 31-Mar-2013

Minimum 4 pax

 

The Silk RoadAdventure (12 Days)

Twin

Single Supp

Jan/Feb/Dec

$2880

$455

Mar/Nov

$2910

$480

Apr/May/Jun

$2930

$500

Jul/Aug

$2960

$530

Sep/Oct

$2810

$455

  

Recommended Hotels:

3 nights at Haoyuan Guesthouse Hotel Beijing;

2 nights at Xinjiang Grand Hotel Urumuqi;

1 night at Seman Hotel Kashgar;

1 night at Oasis Hotel Turpan;

1 night at Dunhuang Hotel Dunhuang;

2 nights at Aurum International Hotel Xi’an

 

Price Include:

* Domestic flights Beijing-Urumuqi-Kashgar-Urumuqi,Dunhuang-Xi’an with economy class; One soft berth ticket on the train Turpan-Dunhuang;

* Accommodation on twin sharing basis with daily buffet breakfast;

* Sightseeing & transfers with English speaking guide and private air-conditioned car;

* Meals specified in local Chinese restaurants;

* Evening programs mentioned in the itinerary.

 

Price Exclude:

* Chinese Visa;

* International flights to Beijing and fights from Xi’an; Airfare for onward flight on day 12 is available upon your requests;

* Tips to guides, drivers & hotel porters;

* Any items not mentioned in the itinerary

 

NOTE:

Time differences: although Beijing standard time is adopted in whole China, there is still a different time zone occurs in the western area of China due to her large territory. The local time in Xinjiang area is 2 hours behind the Beijing time.

A:Available - This tour is available for booking.
R:On Request - This tour is on request only
All prices are per person.
If you are interested, please contact your local agent to make the booking or alternatively email us at reservations@toursite.com.au