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Tracks of the Silk Road - 13 Days - TravelChinaGuide Tours

Tracks of the Silk Road - 13 Days

13 days
From Beijing to Shanghai
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US $3,605
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  • Enjoy an exciting camel adventure in the Gobi Desert
  • Admire the haunting rows of Xi’an’s Terracotta Warriors
  • Venture up the ornate steps of the Forbidden City 
  • Gaze at the impressive ramparts of the Great Wall

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Start in Beijing and end in Shanghai! With the In-depth Cultural tour Tracks of the Silk Road - 13 Days, you have a 13 days tour package taking you through Beijing, China and 5 other destinations in China. Tracks of the Silk Road - 13 Days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as flights, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 Arrival in Beijing
  2. Day 2 Beijing
  3. Day 3 Beijing
  4. Day 4 Beijing - Xian
  5. Day 5 Xian
  6. Day 6 Xian
  7. Day 7 Xian - Dunhuang
  8. Day 8 Dunhuang - Turpan
  9. Day 9 Turpan
  10. Day 10 Turpan - Urumqi
  11. Day 11 Urumqi - Shanghai
  12. Day 12 Shanghai
  13. Day 13 Departure from Shanghai
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  • Accommodation
  • Flights
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Guide
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

12 nights

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  • Tracks of the Silk Road - 13 Days reviewer 1
    · July 28th, 2019
    Overall arrangement is quite smooth and flexible to adjust if need be. Guide is very knowledgeable to share with us the history and makes the journey a lot more interesting. I am a pescatarian-there’s one dinner they specially make me special... Show more
    TravelChinaGuide Tours commented on this review
    Dear Kate Lee, Many thanks for taking your valuable time to share your China tour feedback with us. We are pleased that you are satisfied with our tour arrangements. We feel more than excited that you trust us and spent a good time in China. Your... Show more
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    Trip date: June 2019

Dates & Availability

13 days
Tracks of the Silk Road - 13 Days
From Beijing to Shanghai
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  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada you will need an adaptor for types G, I. As a traveller from England you will need an adaptor for types A, B, I. As a traveller from Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types A, B, G. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for types A, B, G, I.

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  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for China. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for China. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for China. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for China. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for China. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for China. Ideally 6 months before travel.
  • Visa
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