27-Day Tashkurgan-Khunjerab Pass-Hunza-Gilgit-Chilas-Swat

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Tour Code: BT-L606


Destinations: Beijing, Xian, Dunhuang, Turpan, Urumqi, Korla, Kuqa, Aksu, Kashgar, Tashkurgan, Khunjerab Pass, Hunza, Gilgit, Chilas, Swat, Peshawar, Knyber, Islamabad and Lahore
Tour Length: 27 days
Available Dates: Daily

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Daily Itinerary Summary

 
Day 01: Entry Beijing
Meeting on arrival and check in at the well selected hotel. The left hours of the day if any are on your side for free individual arrangements.

 Hotel : Crowne Plaza

 
Day 02: Beijing
Today's delightful highlights cover the Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Temple of Heaven. You will be served Beijing Duck for dinner at a famous restaurant, followed by a lively Peking Opera performance at the Liyuan Theatre.

 Hotel : Crowne Plaza
 Meals : B, L, D

 
Day 03: Beijing
One of the most important activities for the entire Beijing Travel is the brief hiking at the Great Wall, Badaling section. Sichuan food is arranged for lunch at a nice restaurant after a short drive. Continue the visit to the Sacred Way and the Ming Tomb in the afternoon. The a la carte dinner is served at a famous Cantonese cuisine restaurant in the Wangfujing area.

 Hotel : Crowne Plaza
 Meals : B, L, D

 
Day 04: Beijing  Xian
This morning, you will marvel at the Summer Palace and the Lama Temple. Then leave for Xian by flight and transfer to the well selected hotel. Your first impression of the city will be the grand ancient City Wall. This evening we will offer you a buffet dinner at your hotel as the welcome dinner to this ancient capital.

 Hotel : Hyatt Regency Hotel  - downtown
 Meals : B, L, D

 
Day 05: Xian
The Terracotta Warriors and Horses unearthed near Xian is thought to be one of the great wonders of China and of the world. Drive through highway back to downtown to a decent restaurant to have well prepared food instead of the mass produced food around the site. Have a visit to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda and the City Wall in the afternoon. Enjoy the Tang Dynasty Dinner Show in Tang Dynasty Palace in the evening.

 Hotel : Hyatt Regency Hotel  - downtown
 Meals : B, L, D

 
Day 06: Xian
Continue Xian city tour to visit the Provincial History Museum, the Great Mosque and a local family. The a la carte lunch is served at a local fancy restaurant.

 Hotel : Hyatt Regency Hotel  - downtown
 Meals : B, L

Day 07: Xian  Dunhuang
Xian city tours will be wrapped up after the visit to the Hanyangling Museum, the Mausoleum of Western Han emperor Liu Qi on the way to the airport. After lunch, leave for Dunhuang by flight and be met to check in at the well selected hotel. 

 Hotel : Building No. 8 of Dunhuang Hotel  
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 08: Dunhuang  Turpan
You will experience a short camel-ride along the Echoing Sand Dune to reach the Crescent Lake. Have a tour to one of the greatest Buddhism grottoes - the Mogao Grottoes. Leave for Turpan by overnight soft sleeper train.

 Hotel : an overnight soft sleeper train
 Meals : B, L, D

 
Day 09: Turpan
Be met at the railway station and transfer to check in at the well-selected hotel. After enjoying the breakfast at the hotel, take tour to the Jiaohe Ruins, the Karez Well and the Sugong Pagoda.

 Hotel : Oasis Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 10: Turpan  Urumqi
Turpan safari will be wrapped up after the visit to the Gaochang Ruins, the Baizikeli Thousand Buddha Cave and the Flaming Hill. Take car to Urumqi and transfer to check in at the well-select hotel upon arrival.

 Hotel : Sheraton Urumqi Hotel 
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 11: Urumqi
Take a city tour to visit the Southern Pastures (West White Poplar Gully) and the Shaanxi Mosque.

 Hotel : Sheraton Urumqi Hotel 
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 12: Urumqi  Korla
Take car to Korla and transfer to check in at the hotel. Have a visit to the Tiemen Pass.

 Hotel : Petroleum Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 13: Korla  Kuqa
Take car to Kuqa and transfer to check in at the hotel. Have a visit to the Subashi Ruins.

 Hotel : Kuqa Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 14: Kuqa  Aksu
After visit the Kizil Thousand- Buddha Caves, take car to Aksu and transfer to the hotel.

 Hotel : Hongfu Jinlan Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 15: Aksu  Kashgar
Take car to Kashgar and transfer to check in at the local best hotel.

 Hotel : the local best hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 16: Kashgar
Take tour to the Id Kah Mosque, the Abakh Khoja Tomb and to have a look at how the local deals in the Sunday Market.

 Hotel : the local best hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 17: Kashgar  Karakuri Lake  Tashkurgan
Drive to visit the Karakuri Lake and the ruins of Stone City. Then continue to drive to Tashkurgan and transfer to the hotel.

 Hotel : Tashkurgan Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 18: Tashkurgan  Khunjerab Pass  Pakistan
Drive to the Khunjerab Pass and the Pakistan guide will pick you up at Sost (Pakistan border). Drive to Gulmit upper valley of Hunza and transfer to the hotel. Have visits to the Karakorums, the Borit Lake and the village walk if time permits.

 Hotel : Marcopolo Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 19: Hunza
Take car to Hunza (Center) and transfer to check in at the hotel. Later have a visit to the Hopper Glacier. After ciasta, continue to visit Altit, Baltit Forts and the Bazaar.

 Hotel : Hunza Darbar Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 20: Gilgit  Chilas
Take car to Chilas and check into the hotel.

 Hotel : Shangri-La Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 21: Swat
Take car to Swat via the Shangla pass 2350 m. En route, enjoy the superb view of Himalayan and monkial ranges. Transfer to the hotel.

 Hotel : Serena Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 22: Peshawar
Have visits to the Butkara Stupa, the Swat Museum and also have a walk in Mingora bazaar and shop some of the best shawls and handicrafts of the region. Drive to Peshawar via Malakand Pass. Visit Takht-Bhai Bhuddhist Monastery and then transfer to the hotel.

 Hotel : Pearl Continental Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 23: Khyber
Take the morning to visit the historical Khyber Pass tribal areas and Pak/ Afghan border. Have a walk in the old bazaar of Peshawar in the afternoon.

 Hotel : Pearl Continental Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 24: Islamabad
Drive to Islamabad and transfer to the hotel. En route, stop at Kund Park, which is the junction of two famous rivers: Kabul River and Indus River. From Attock Bridge you can get the best view of Attock fort built by the Mughals.

 Hotel : Pearl Continental Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 25: Islamabad  Lahore
Visit Islamabad and Rawalpindi. Then take car to Lahore and transfer to the hotel.

 Hotel : Pearl Continental Hotel
 Meals : B, L 


Day 26: Lahore
Have a full day excursion in Lahore including Badshahi Mosque and monuments of Mughal shrines.

 Hotel : Pearl Continental Hotel
 Meals : B, L

 
Day 27: Labore/ Exit
Be at leisure until the hotel-airport transfer is arranged for you according to your homebound flight schedule.

 Meals : B



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