Origins of the Silk Road Tour, 6-Days

For centuries, the winding province of Gansu marked the eastern edge of the exotic Silk Road. On this adventurous twist on a classic Silk Road tour, you'll encounter sand dunes that sing in the wind, and deserts that hide ancient Buddhist art in clandestine caves.

Day 1: Arrive in Dunhuang, pick up and transfer to the hotel. O/n Dunhuang (3*). *No guide
Day 2: Dunhuang Mogao cave, Echoing-sand Mountain & Crescent Moon Lake. O/n Dunhuang
Day 3: Drive to Jiayuguan, visit Jiayuguan pass. 380KM, about 4 hours drive. O/n Jiayuguan (3*).
Day 4: (*No guide) Transfer to Jiayuguan train station for bullet train to Lanzhou (D2672, 08:28 – 13:19). Lanzhou train station pick up and drive about 3.5 hours to Xiahe. O/n Xiahe (3*).
Day 5: Labrang Monastery / Sanke Grasslands. O/n Xiahe.
Day 6: Drive back to Lanzhou airport or train station. *No guide

This Program Is Just a Teaser Of The Many Possibilities Awaiting You. Number of people determines the price, feel free to contact me.

Number of days: 6
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Not included: Airfare; Visa; Personal Expenses; Gratuities for Guides & Drivers; Any extra cost occurring from unavoidable circumstances such as road blockade, flight cancellation, early/delay arrival/departure.
What to bring: snacks f.e. nuts, energy bars, candies for during the travel days.
Transport: Limousine
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