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Chinese Silk Route (Kashgar To Xi'an) - Dragoman Overland
22 days

Chinese Silk Route (Kashgar To Xi'an)

From Kashgar to Xian
Tour Operator:
Dragoman Overland
Max group size:
22
Age range:
18 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
30948
From
US $2,560 / person
+ $670 Kitty
Last Chance To Save Up To 50%
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Itinerary

Start in Kashgar and end in Xian! With the adventure tour Chinese Silk Route (Kashgar To Xi'an), you have a 22 day tour package taking you through Kashgar, China and 9 other destinations in China. Chinese Silk Route (Kashgar To Xi'an) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Kashgar
  2. Days 2 to 3: Kashgar
  3. Days 4 to 5: Aksu-Bayanbulak
  4. Days 6 to 7: Heavenly Lake-Urumqi
  5. Days 8 to 9: Turpan
  6. Days 10 to 11: Dunhuang
  7. Day 12: Jiayuguan
  8. Day 13: Zhangye
  9. Day 14: Liujiaxia
  10. Days 15 to 17: Xiahe-Bingling Si
  11. Day 18: Lanzhou
  12. Days 19 to 20: Pingliang
  13. Day 21: Xi'an
  14. Day 22: Xi'an
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Camping

Reviews About This Operator

  • GrantFeringa
    July 25, 2018
    Great trip. Could not fault it. Wonderful memories, would like to do another Dragoman when I have the annual leave (getting enough paid holidays is a problem when working full time).
  • JosephineCullen
    January 05, 2020
    Excellent trip , I would highly recommend this trip . It's the best experience ever.
  • GrantFeringa
    December 15, 2019
    James was a great driver, felt very safe with him. An all round good guy too. Grant F

Dates & Availability

22 days
Chinese Silk Route (Kashgar To Xi'an)
From Kashgar to Xian
No credit card fees
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  • Upcoming departures
  • June 2020
  • July 2020
  • August 2020
  • June 2021
  • July 2021
  • August 2021
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  • Saturday
    Jul 4, 2020
    Saturday
    Jul 25, 2020
    Sharing a twin room
    Total
    $2,560
    + $670
    Kitty
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    Saturday
    Aug 29, 2020
    Saturday
    Sep 19, 2020
    Sharing a twin room
    Total
    $2,560
    + $670
    Kitty
    Hold space for 48h
  • Saturday
    Jul 3, 2021
    Saturday
    Jul 24, 2021
    Sharing a twin room
    Total
    $2,630
    + $670
    Kitty
  • Saturday
    Aug 28, 2021
    Saturday
    Sep 18, 2021
    Sharing a twin room
    Total
    $2,630
    + $670
    Kitty

FAQs

  • What is the kitty payment?

    Dragoman's Kitty for Silk Route between Kashgar and Xi'an (from Kashgar to Xi'an) 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

  • About the country

    Currencies

    ¥
    Yuan Renminbi
    China

    Plugs & Adapters

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    Visa

    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.

    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 19 April 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 19 April 2020, 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 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.
  • Cancellation Policy

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