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The Headwaters of the Yellow River

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10
Our saving
$65
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Cost/day $211
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The Headwaters of the Yellow River - Elevated Trips
The Headwaters of the Yellow River - Elevated Trips
Starts
Xining
Western China
Ends
Qinghai Lake
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Highlights

Start in Xining and end in Qinghai Lake! With the adventure tour The Headwaters of the Yellow River, you have a 10 day tour package taking you through Xining, China and Qinghai Lake. The Headwaters of the Yellow River is a small group tour that includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
6 to 75 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Guesthouse
Max Group Size
15
All Inclusive
Yes
Travel style
Adventure

Itinerary

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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

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Additional Services

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The Headwaters of the Yellow River

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  • Friday
    Aug 9, 2019
    from Xining
    10 Days
    Sunday
    Aug 18, 2019
    to Qinghai Lake
    10+ seats left
    $65
    USD $2,105
  • Friday
    Sep 13, 2019
    from Xining
    10 Days
    Sunday
    Sep 22, 2019
    to Qinghai Lake
    10+ seats left
    $65
    USD $2,105
  • Friday
    Oct 11, 2019
    from Xining
    10 Days
    Sunday
    Oct 20, 2019
    to Qinghai Lake
    10+ seats left
    $65
    USD $2,105
  • Friday
    Nov 1, 2019
    from Xining
    10 Days
    Sunday
    Nov 10, 2019
    to Qinghai Lake
    10+ seats left
    $65
    USD $2,105

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Vaccinations

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.

Policies

Location
Xining is the starting point and Qinghai Lake is the endpoint.
Trusted
Your money is safe with TourRadar, as we only pay the tour operator after your tour has departed.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this Elevated Trips booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 19 August 2019 the full payment of $2,105 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2105 for The Headwaters of the Yellow River, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and Elevated Trips will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Elevated Trips tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 128 km.
  • Xining (China)
  • 128 km
  • Qinghai Lake (China)

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