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China Silk Road

China Silk Road - World Expeditions
China Silk Road - World Expeditions
Starts
Beijing
+10 Destinations
Silk Road
Ends
Kashgar
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Highlights

Start in Beijing and end in Kashgar! With the discovery tour China Silk Road, you have a 17 day tour package taking you from Beijing to Kashgar and through Beijing, China and 9 other destinations in China. China Silk Road includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
16 to 80 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel
Max Group Size
14
Transportation
Train & Rail, Jeep & 4WD, Private Vehicle, Plane
Travel style
Discovery
Operator
World Expeditions

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Beijing
  2. Day 2: Visit to The Forbidden City
  3. Day 3: The Great Wall & The Summer Palace
  4. Day 4: In Beijing, evening train to Xi'an
  5. Day 5: Xi'an City tour
  6. Day 6: Terracotta Warriors & Goose Pagoda
  7. Day 7: Train to Lanzhou
  8. Day 8: Visit Bing Ling Temple, transfer to Xiahe
  9. Day 9: Labrang Monastery, return to Lanzhou and overnight train to Jiayuguan.
  10. Day 10: In Jiayuguan
  11. Day 11: To Dunhuang
  12. Day 12: Mogao Caves & train to Turpan
  13. Day 13: In Turpan (or Tulufun)
  14. Day 14: Drive to Urumqi
  15. Day 15: Heaven's Lake. Evening flight to Kashgar
  16. Day 16: Markets in Kashgar
  17. Day 17: In Kashgar, trip concludes

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

  • Andrew Cliffe's review about another World Expeditions tour
    4.0 - Good

    Great itinerary! Tour Guide Jack (Shangra La) was great & cared about our group and made sure a horse was avail for one in our party that needed some help to the next peak. Beautiful Monastery, and Tiger Leaping Gorge was fantastic (need more than an hour... Read more

  • Alice Mitchinson's review about another World Expeditions tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    Great itinerary with local guides who seemed to know everything about their cities and spoke good English. Perfect way to see the highlights of China!

  • Jenni Frygoudakis's review about another World Expeditions tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour was amazing from start to finish. We were well looked after and the guides in each place were very informative. Mongolia was the highlight. Our guide and driver stayed with us and were very friendly, informative and helpful. They made our stay so... Read more

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Availability

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China Silk Road

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  • Saturday
    Aug 31, 2019
    from Beijing
    17 Days
    Monday
    Sep 16, 2019
    to Kashgar
    0 seats left
    $130
    USD $4,190
    Based on Twin Share
  • Saturday
    Sep 14, 2019
    from Beijing
    17 Days
    Monday
    Sep 30, 2019
    to Kashgar
    0 seats left
    $130
    USD $4,190
    Based on Twin Share
  • Monday
    Oct 28, 2019
    from Beijing
    17 Days
    Wednesday
    Nov 13, 2019
    to Kashgar
    10+ seats left
    $130
    USD $4,190
    Based on Twin Share
  • Saturday
    Mar 28, 2020
    from Beijing
    17 Days
    Monday
    Apr 13, 2020
    to Kashgar
    10+ seats left
    $458
    $4,460
    -10%
    USD $4,002
    Based on Twin Share
  • Saturday
    Apr 25, 2020
    from Beijing
    17 Days
    Monday
    May 11, 2020
    to Kashgar
    10+ seats left
    $458
    $4,460
    -10%
    USD $4,002
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  • Saturday
    Aug 22, 2020
    from Beijing
    17 Days
    Monday
    Sep 7, 2020
    to Kashgar
    10+ seats left
    $458
    $4,460
    -10%
    USD $4,002
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  • Saturday
    Sep 5, 2020
    from Beijing
    17 Days
    Monday
    Sep 21, 2020
    to Kashgar
    10+ seats left
    $458
    $4,460
    -10%
    USD $4,002
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  • Saturday
    Oct 10, 2020
    from Beijing
    17 Days
    Monday
    Oct 26, 2020
    to Kashgar
    10+ seats left
    $458
    $4,460
    -10%
    USD $4,002
    Based on Twin Share

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

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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.

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
Beijing is the starting point and Kashgar is the endpoint.
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Payment(s)
For any tour departing before 1 November 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 1 November 2019, a minimum payment of $500 is required to confirm your booking with World Expeditions. 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 70 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.
Cancellation policy
TourRadar is an authorised Agent of World Expeditions. Please familiarise yourself with the World Expeditions payment, cancellation and refund conditions.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and World Expeditions will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
Payment methods
The following cards are accepted for World Expeditions tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 4,679 km.
  • Beijing (China)
  • 61 km
  • Great Wall (China)
  • 61 km
  • Beijing (China)
  • 912 km
  • Xian (China)
  • 506 km
  • Lanzhou (China)
  • 152 km
  • Xiahe (China)
  • 152 km
  • Lanzhou (China)
  • 621 km
  • Jiayuguan (China)
  • 330 km
  • Dunhuang (China)
  • 413 km
  • Turpan (China)
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