Tour 2: Terracota warriors Tour
Duration: 7 days
In short: Beijing – Xian – Dunhuang – Urumqui – Kashgar – Torugart
Day 1: Beijing
Driver will meet and accompany you to the largest city square in the world -Tian’anmen Square. Then you will visit the largest imperial palace with history of 600 years. The Forbidden City was the Chinese royal palace that was used during the Ming and Qing Dynasties. The next site is located in the southern part of Beijing - the Temple of Heaven that used to be one of the most sacred places for the whole country for more than five centuries. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Beijing
Today you have a chance to see one of the most prominent sites all over the world - The Great Wall. This sight is a World Heritage of UNESCO since 1987. Like a giant dragon that extending through the country from east to west, curving up and down deserts, meadows, mountains and a plateau for 13,170 miles (21,196 kilometers). Due to the history of over 2000 years, some of the part of it damage or have disappeared. But this sight is one of the most popular and visited place in the world. The reason for it is the great architecture and historical. Overnight is in a hotel.
Day 3: Beijing – Xi’an
Morning flight from Beijing to Xi’an where you will be met and accompany to the countryside of the Xi'an city. After about 1h and 1.5 kilometers east of Emperor Qin Shi Huang's Mausoleum in Lintong you will have opportunity to see one of the greatest sights of China - the Terracotta Warriors. This attraction is one of the greatest discoveries of the 20th century with great impact to the history. Those who travel in China must see this grander sight that will amaze everyone by the history and culture of Qing Dynasty during the 3hrs tour. (No flash when take photos). Night is in Xi’an.
Day 4: Xi’an – Dunhuang
Today your destination is the Shaanxi Province Museum that is considered to be one of the most major museums in China. Here it will be possible to see numerous digged out cultural artifacts from the Shaanxi province as well as a whole China. The new buildings were built using the architecture of the Tang Dynasty and successfully symbolize the enormous scale of Shaanxi history and its interesting culture. Driver will transfer you to the airport for flight to Dunhuang. Overnight is in Dunhuang.
Day 5: Dunhuang – Urumqi
Today your destination is the UNESCO World Heritage site - Mogao Grottoes or the Thousand Buddha Grottoes. This grottoes are known for the 1000-year history of Buddhist art by its sophisticated frescoes and various sculptures inside the caves, which were built in different dynasties and possessing the characteristic features of them. Here you can get acquainted with the center of the Great Silk Road and have about 40 minutes before your exploration of the Grottoes. After it you are going to visit Echoing Sand Mountain & Crescent Lake. Due to the strong wind that blows up the sand, a loud sound is released which is heard as a melody of an ancient musical instrument. You can also see the lake that has existed for hundreds of years and has never been buried under the sand. This beautiful lake is called the Crescent Lake. Then you will have an evening flight to Urumqi. Overnight is in Urumqi.
Day 6: Urumqi – Kashgar
Today you will see the Sunday Bazaar (livestock Market). Here it will be possible to see farmers and buyers arriving by donkey cart, truck, bicycle, horseback, motorbike or on foot, with their animals. Sunday Market became very loud and entertaining place due to the arrival of people who have breakfast, set up their animals and check out the action. Each animal have its own section. It will be very interesting to see how animals are referred as “good eaters” (most of them relate to livestock, not meat) by sellers. You will be impressed by all these unusual and colorful views. You won’t forget such interesting and wonderful day.
Day 7: Kashgar – Torugart border
In the morning is transfer to Chinese-Kyrgyz border.
Price per person:
01 pax – 2 850 $
02 pax – 1 430 $
04 pax – 865 $
06 pax – 770 $
08 pax – 680 $
10 pax – 630 $
Single – 190 $
Early check-in – 45 $
Single early check-in –80 $
Price per person:
01 pax – 2 910 $
02 pax – 1 490 $
04 pax – 925 $
06 pax – 830 $
08 pax – 740 $
10 pax – 680 $
Single – 250 $
Early check-in – 60 $
Single early check-in –120 $
All dinners – 95 $
All lunches and dinners – 170 $
Beijing – “Novoto Xinqjao” Hotel 4* / “Fuli Holiday inn Express Hotel 3*
Xi’an —“Grand Culture” Hotel 4* / “Meihao Hotel” Hotel 3*
Dunhuang—“Fuguo” Hotel 4* / “Tianhe Zhixuan” Hotel 3*
Kashgar –“Qinbagh” Hotel 4* / “Nuerlan” Hotel 3*
- Chinese visa support
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour