On this adventurous twist on a classic Silk Road tour, you'll encounter mountains with colors that dance in the sunlight.
Day 1: Arrive in Lanzhou airport and transfer to the train station for the high-speed train to Zhangye (3hrs). Day 2: Start the day early and •visit the 12th century Giant Buddha Temple, home to the largest clay Buddha in Asia and the only well-preserved Western Xia Royal Temple in China. Drive to the Danxia land formation, more popularly known as the 'Rainbow Mountains' •Hike through five different "platforms" of height and explore the changing views •Get your camera ready for a sunset view over the colorful mountains. Day 3: Take the high-speed train back to Lanzhou, and transfer to airport for yur onward flight.