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The Headwaters of the Yellow River - Elevated Trips
10 days

The Headwaters of the Yellow River

From Xining to Qinghai Lake
Tour Operator:
Elevated Trips
Max group size:
15
Age range:
6 to 75
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
150742
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Start in Xining and end in Qinghai Lake! With the Adventure tour The Headwaters of the Yellow River, you have a 10 days tour package taking you through Xining, China and Qinghai Lake,. The Headwaters of the Yellow River includes accommodationin a accommodationand Accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Xining
  2. Day 2: Day Hike to Youning Monastery
  3. Day 3: Xining - Qinghai Lake
  4. Day 4: Qinghai Lake - Serdzong Monastery
  5. Day 5: Serdzong Monastery - Maduo
  6. Day 6: The Headwaters of the Yellow River
  7. Day 7: The Glaciers of Amnye Machen
  8. Day 8: Machen - Zeku
  9. Day 9: Zeku - Xining
  10. Day 10: Xining
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

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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.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before October 12th, 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after October 12th, 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Elevated Trips. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Elevated Trips will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    • The following cards are accepted for "Elevated Trips" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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