19-Day Urumqi-Kashgar-Turpan-Dunhuang from $3212 per person!

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Tour Code: BT- L609

Destinations: Beijing, Urumqi, Kasghar, Turpan, Dunhuang, Xian, Chongqing, Yangtze River Cruise, Wuhan and Shanghai
Tour Length: 19 days
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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 visit covers 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 Urumqi 
After the visit to the fabulous Summer Palace, leave for Urumqi by flight and transfer to the well selected hotel.
  Hotel : Sheraton Urumqi Hotel
  Meals : B, L

Day 05: Urumqi Kashgar 
Morning flight will take you to the "Pearl of the Ancient Silk Road" – Kashgar. Be picked up and transferred to the well selected hotel. In the afternnon, have a look at how the local deals at the Sunday Market.

  Hotel : the local best hotel
  Meals : B, L

Day 06: Kashgar Urumqi Turpann 
You will furthur acquire the Islamic culture and constructions after visiting the Id Kah Mosque, the Abakh Khoja Tomb and the Old Street. Leave for Urumqi by flight and transfer to Turpan. Check in at the well-selected hotel.
  Hotel : Oasis Hotel
  Meals : B, L

Day 07: Turpan 
The whole day tour take you to the Jiaohe Ruins, one of the world's famous architectural wonders, the Karez Well, the so-called underground Great Wall, as well as the Sugong Pagoda. 

  Hotel : Oasis Hotel  
  Meals : B, L

Day 08: Turpan Dunhuang 
Continue your mysterious travel to the previous important Gateway in the silk road -the Gaochang Ruins, the precious murals treasure - the Baizikeli Thousand Buddha Cave and the  Flaming Hill presented in the famous classic novel "The Journey to the West". Leave for Dunhuang by the overnight sleeper train.

  Meals : B, L, D
Day 09: Dunhuang 
Meeting upon arrival at the Liuyuan railway station and transfer to the well selected hotel in Dunhuang. Breakfast is on your side. Highlights travel will cover the Mogao Grottoes and the Dunhuang Museum today.

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

Day 10: Dunhuang Xian 
A brief camel-riding along the Echoing-Sand Dune to the Crescent Lake may inspire your interests this morning. Leave for Xian by flight and transfer to the well selected hotel. 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 11: Xian 
The Terracotta Warriors and Horses found near Xian were 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 12: 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 restaurant.

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

Day 13: Xian Chongqing   
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 Chongqing by flight and be met upon arrival. After buffet dinner, you will be transferred to check in at the deluxe 5 star China Regal cruise ship.

  Hotel : China Regal Cruises 
  Meals : B, L, D

Day 14: Chongqing Fengdu 
The ship is scheduled to depart at 08:00, then your Yangtze River travel get started. The first stop of Cruise will be the Ghost City Fendu which is said to be the abode of devils in Chinese legends.

  Hotel : China Regal Cruises 
  Meals : B, L, D

Day 15: Badong Xiling Gorge Sandouping 
The short excursion to Shennong Stream in Badong will impress you deeply today. Not only will you enjoy the unique spectacles of the nature there, but also could see how the trackers drag the boat skillfully in the stream. GO back the ship and continue to sailing into the western section of Xiling Gorge. Pass the five-step ship lock. 

  Hotel : China Regal Cruises 
  Meals : B, L, D

Day 16: Sandouping
Pay a visit to under-built but grand Three Gorges Dam.

  Hotel : China Regal Cruises 
  Meals : B, L, D

Day 17: Wuhan Shanghai 
Arrive in Wuhan at around mid-day. Visit the Hubei Provincial Museum and enjoy your lunch at a local famous restaurant. After that take flight to Shanghai and be met to check in at the well-selected hotel.

  Hotel : Sofitel Hyland Hotel  - downtown
  Meals : B, L

Day 18: Shanghai 
Drive to visit the Shanghai Museum and the Yuyuan Garden. Take a Huangpu River cruise after lunch. The Farewell Dinner is served at the Wang Bao He Restaurant which has a history of around 260 years of serving the best Shanghai Cuisine. The memorable dinner is followed by the Portman Acrobatic Show at the Shanghai Centre Theatre.

  Hotel : Sofitel Hyland Hotel  - downtown
  Meals : B, L, D

Day 19: Shanghai/ Exit

Be at leisure until the hotel-airport transfer is arranged for you according to your homebound flight schedule.
  Meals : B

Tour Prices (based on per person and shown in US dollars)
Group size
2-5 travelers 6-9 travelers 10 travelers & above
High season Double Occupancy $4112.00 $3592.00 $3322.00
Sole Occupancy $5252.00 $4722.00 $4452.00
Low season Double Occupancy $3942.00 $3422.00 $3142.00
Sole Occupancy $4942.00 $4422.00 $4162.00
Remark : Quotations listed are valid excluding the periods of Olympic Games staying in Beijing; F1 Grand Prix and Dec 01 to Dec 15 staying in Shanghai.

The above private guided tour is tailored for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other participants will be in your group. In other words, others will not join in your tour and you will not take part into any tours of others on our land services.

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