5-Night Private Silk Road Trip from Urumqi to Dunhuang including Hotel Accommodations

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6 days
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Why take this tour?

This 5 nights classic private tour takes you to explore Chinese section of ancient Silk Road northern route from Urumqi to Dunhuang. You will travel the path of thousands of merchants and camel caravans and witness its changes in modern days. Attractions you will visit during this tour includes Mogao Grottos, Turpan Oasis, Loulan Mummies, and Heavenly Lake located on the northern side of Tianshan Mountains.

What’s included?

  • Breakfast

  • Lunch

  • Accommodation as per itinerary

  • Local guide

  • Private tour

  • Transport by private vehicle

  • Bullet train from Turpan to Liuyuan (Dunhuang)

  • Entry/Admission - Xinjiang Regional Museum (Qu Bowuguan)

  • Entry/Admission - Tianshan Tianchi Lake

  • Entry/Admission - Urumqi

  • Entry/Admission - Emin Minaret (Su Gong Ta)

  • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Gaochang (Kharakhoja)

  • Entry/Admission - Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves

  • Entry/Admission - Astana-Karakhoja Tombs

  • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Jiaohe (Yarkhoto)

  • Entry/Admission - Shazhou Nightly Market

  • Entry/Admission - Mogao Caves

  • Entry/Admission - Mingsha Shan - Echoing-Sand Mountain

  • Entry/Admission - Crescent Moon Pool

  • Entry/Admission - Dunhuang Museum

  • Gratuities

  • Alcoholic drinks (available for purchase)

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Before you book

  • Duration: 6 days

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.

About operator:

SilkRoadTrips offer the day tours, tours, local guide services, car rental, translation services, and sightseeing tours etc. in China on the ancient Silk Road. Our professional staff are always happy to assist you on travel experiences.

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