21-Day Xiahe-Wuwei-Zhangye-Jiayuguan from $2592 per person!

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Tour Code: BT-L613

Destinations: Beijing, Xian, Xining, Lanzhou, Xiahe, Wuwei, Zhangye, Jiayuguan, Dunhuang, Turpan, Urumqi and Shanghai
Tour Length: 21 days
Available Dates: Daily

Making a difference             Tailor-made Tours                A la carte meal


Daily Itinerary Summary

Day 01: 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 Lama Temple. Then 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 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 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 famous restaurant.

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

Day 07: Xian  Xining
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 Xining by flight and be met to check in at the well selected hotel. 

 Hotel : Yinlong Hotel  
 Meals : B, L

Day 08: Xining  Lanzhou
After visiting the Ta'er Monastery, leave for Lanzhou by soft seat train and check into the hotel. Have a visit to the Gansu Provincial Museum.

 Hotel : Sunshine Plaza  
 Meals : B, L

Day 09: Lanzhou
Take a tour to visit the Binglingsi Grottoes.
 Hotel : Sunshine Plaza  
 Meals :B, L

Day 10: Lanzhou  Xiahe
Take car to Xiahe and transfer to the hotel. Have visits to the Sangke Grassland and a Tibetan family.

 Hotel : Labuleng Hotel  
 Meals : B, L
Day 11: Xiahe  Lanzhou
Have a visit to the Labrang Monastery and have a watch of the morning devotion there. Then return to Lanzhou.

 Hotel : Sunshine Plaza  
 Meals : B, L

Day 12: Lanzhou  Wuwei
Transfer to Wuwei and check in at the hotel. Take tour to the Han Tombs, the excavation site of the Logo of National Tourism of China - the Bronze Gallopping Horse and the Confucius Temple.

 Hotel : Tian Ma Hotel  
 Meals : B, L

Day 13: Wuwei  Zhangye
Drive to Zhangye and check in at the hotel. Take tour to the Giant Buddha Temple, the Wooden Tower of Sui Dynasty, the Bell Tower and the Drum Tower.

 Hotel : Zhang Ye Hotel  
 Meals : B, L

Day 14: Zhangye  Jiyuguan
Leave for Jiayuguan and transfer to the hotel. Take the tour to the Jiayuguan Pass and the Wei-Jin Art Gallery. Follow a view of the First Fire Tower of Great Wall.

 Hotel : Chang Cheng Hotel
 Meals : B, L

Day 15: Jiyuguan  Dunhuang
Take car to Dunhuang and be met to check in at the well selected hotel. You will experience a short camel-ride along the Echoing Sand Dune to reach the Crescent Lake.

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

Day 16: Dunhuang  Turpan
Have a tour to one of the greatest Buddhism grottoes - the Mogao Grottoes. Then follow a stay at the Dunhuang Museum. Leave for Turpan by overnight soft sleeper train.

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

Day 17: 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 18: 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 19: Urumqi  Shanghai
Leave for Shanghai by morning flight and check in at the well selected hotel. Afternoon is left off schedule for individule activities.

 Hotel : Sofitel Hyland Hotel
 Meals : B, L

Day 20: Shanghai
Drive to viisit 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
 Meals : B, L, D

Day 21: 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 $3972.00 $3232.00 $2862.00
Sole Occupancy $5042.00 $4302.00 $3902.00
Low season Double Occupancy $3742.00 $3002.00 $2522.00
Sole Occupancy $4592.00 $3852.00 $3222.00
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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