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Chinese Silk Route & Mongolia - Dragoman Overland
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62 days

Chinese Silk Route & Mongolia

From Kashgar to Ulaanbaatar
Tour Operator:
Dragoman Overland
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18 to 99
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US $9,485
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Start in Kashgar and end in Ulaanbaatar! With the Overland Truck tour Chinese Silk Route & Mongolia, you have a 62 days tour package taking you through Kashgar, China and 26 other destinations in Asia. Chinese Silk Route & Mongolia includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Ulaanbaatar
  2. Day 2: Ulaanbaatar
  3. Day 3: Ogii Lake
  4. Day 4: Kharkhorin
  5. Day 5: Orkhon Valley
  6. Day 6: Orkhon Valley
  7. Day 7: Tsenkher
  8. Day 8: Tsenkher
  9. Day 9: Tamir River
  10. Day 10: Khorgo Volcano
  11. Day 11: Khorgo Volcano
  12. Day 12: Moron
  13. Day 13: Moron
  14. Day 14: Khovsgol Lake
  15. Day 15: Khovsgol Lake
  16. Day 16: Moron
  17. Day 17: Selenge River
  18. Day 18: Bulgan
  19. Day 19: Amarbayasgalant Monastery
  20. Day 20: Ulaanbaatar
  21. Day 21: Sainshand
  22. Day 22: Erlian
  23. Day 23: Erlian
  24. Day 24: Beijing
  25. Day 25: Beijing
  26. Day 26: Beijing
  27. Day 27: Chengde
  28. Day 28: Chengde
  29. Day 29: Jinshanling
  30. Day 30: Datong
  31. Day 31: Datong
  32. Day 32: Wutai Shan
  33. Day 33: Wutai Shan
  34. Day 34: Pingyao
  35. Day 35: Pingyao
  36. Day 36: Pingyao
  37. Day 37: Lijiashan
  38. Day 38: Yan'an
  39. Day 39: Xi'an
  40. Day 40: Xi'an
  41. Day 41: Xi'an
  42. Day 42: Xi'an
  43. Day 43: Pingliang
  44. Day 44: Pingliang
  45. Day 45: Xiahe
  46. Day 46: Xiahe
  47. Day 47: Xiahe
  48. Day 48: Liujiaxia
  49. Day 49: Zhangye
  50. Day 50: Jiayuguan
  51. Day 51: Dunhuang
  52. Day 52: Dunhuang
  53. Day 53: Turpan
  54. Day 54: Turpan
  55. Day 55: Urumqi
  56. Day 56: Urumqi
  57. Day 57: Korle
  58. Day 58: Aksu
  59. Day 59: Kashgar
  60. Day 60: Kashgar
  61. Day 61: Kashgar
  62. Day 62: Kashgar
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Reviews About This Operator

  • LeeAnneNewman
    · July 7th, 2019
    Such an amazing trip, Mongolia is simply stunning. Drago once again provide the best crew and itinerary to show the... Show more
  • SallyHill
    · June 17th, 2019
    Fantastic, amazing journey thru Mongolia for 21 days. It snowed a lot which was beautiful, we had lots of sunny... Show more
  • GrantFeringa
    · July 25th, 2018
    Great trip. Could not fault it. Wonderful memories, would like to do another Dragoman when I have the annual leave... Show more

Dates & Availability

62 days
Chinese Silk Route & Mongolia
From Kashgar to Ulaanbaatar
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the kitty payment?

    Dragoman's Kitty for Silk Route between Kashgar and Ulaanbaatar (from Kashgar to Ulaanbaatar) is a group fund for this tour. The group fund pays for camping, hotels, food while camping, activities the group does as a whole (based on the itinerary mentioned above and in the brochure).

    The Kitty allows the group to be flexible as the hotels and campsites are not pre booked and booked by the crew while travelling which makes the whole itinerary more adabtable than the traditional tours. Sometimes you can stay an extra night at one location due to a special activity happening at the location, based on the groups wishes. All of these costs are paid at cost price and Dragoman makes no money out of it. Therefore, if money is left over in the Kitty after the tour, it will be paid back to the group members.

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Good to Know

  • Currency
    Yuan Renminbi
  • Plugs & Adapters

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

    Type C
    Type E
    Type F
    Type A
    Type B
    Type G
    Type I
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for China and Mongolia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for China and Mongolia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for China and Mongolia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for China and Mongolia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for China and Mongolia. 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 and Mongolia. Ideally 6 months before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before June 10th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 10th, 2021, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Dragoman Overland. 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 Dragoman Overland will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    • The following cards are accepted for "Dragoman Overland" 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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