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China AdventureTour of Beijing-Dunhuang-Urumchi-

Kashgar-Turpan

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photo of chinatravelkey imageName of this tour: 11 Days China Adventure Tour of Beijing, Dunhuang ,Urum, Kashgar, Turpan
photo of chinatravelkey imageDeparture: Daily
photo of chinatravelkey imagePackage includes: Domestic flight, Hotel, Vehicle, Guide, Meal, Admission Fee...
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tour itinerary

Day1. arrive in Beijing capital airport.
Visit Temple of Heaven. (Dinner)

Day2. photo of beijing temple of heaven
Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Summer Palace, Beijing Roast Duck dinner, Kong Fu show. (B, L)

Day3.
walking from Jinshanling to Simatai. (B, L)

Day4. Beijing—Dunhuang
Be transferred to airport to Dunhuang. Arrive in Dunhuang. Visit Mogao Grottoes ( B, L )

Day 5. Dunhuang – Urumchi
Visit Mingsha Hill, Crescent Moon Hill. Fly to Urumchi in the afternoon. ( B, L )


Day6. Red Hill Park, Heavenly Lake
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle. Drive to visit Red Hill Park. As a symbol of Urumqi, Red Hill is unique for making up of reddish-brown rocks. At the top of the hill stands 8-meter high pagoda with nine stories, called "Zhenlong pagoda". Visitors can get a bird-view of the whole city of Urumqi on the top of Red Hill.
Move on to visit the Heavenly Lake. Formerly known as Yaochi (Jade Lake), it is a relic of the Quaternary Period Glacier and its surrounding geological relics. Covering 4.9 square kilometers, with melted snow as its source, this crescent-shaped lake is guarded by the stately peaks and offers a spectacular sight. Enjoy International Grand Bazaar Banquet Performance.
Be transferred back to your hotel after the tour. (Breakfast, Lunch)

photo of urumchi southern pasture

Day7. Southern Pasture
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle. Drive to visit the Southern Pasture. Located at the foot of the Tianshan mountain range, Southern Pastures is a famous summer resort for forest of emerald green spruce rounds it while flowers, flocks and herds strew it. West White Poplar Gully is the most typical sights in the Southern Pastures. Then we will visit the Xinjiang Museum. This museum was built in 1953 with an area of 7,800 sqm. The exhibitions in the museum can be divided into minority cultures objects, cultural relics excavated on the ancient Silk Road and over 10 mummies found in the vast desert.
Visit the bazaar to see the local market and do some shopping. Be transferred back to your hotel after the tour. (Breakfast, Lunch)

Day8. Urumchi—Kashgar
Kashgar Sunday Bazaar and Old Town
Be met by English Guide and vehicle from airport.
Drive to visit The Old town of Kashgar. Kashgar has remained sheltered from outside influences with locals who are very friendly. Walking through the narrow lanes of this old town evokes a scene from the Arabian Nights.
Then we will move on to visit Kashgar Sunday Bazaar. Sunday Bazaar is one of the great markets of central Asia. Various Moslem nationalities in colorful costumes arrive on foot, bike, horseback, modern motorcycles and donkey carts. Food, animals, cloth goods, and metalwork are bought and sold in this vast open-air market. Be transferred back to your hotel. (B,L)

photo of kashi ID kah mosque

Day9. Kashgar ID Kah Mosque and Xiangfei Tomb (Apak Hoja Tomb)
Be met by English guide and vehicle.
Visit Id Kah Mosque, which is also renowned for its long and glorious history. The building complex comprises the Hall of Prayer, the Doctrine-Teaching Hall, the gate tower, a pond and some other auxiliary structures. It ranges the largest mosque in China with an area of 16,800 square meters, and could hold 10,000 prayers at the same time. Then Move on to visit the Tomb of Xiangfei, also called Apak Hoja Tomb. Xiangfei (Fragrant Imperial Concubine) is one of the concubines of the Qing Dynasty Emperor Qianlong. It was said that her body send forth the rich delicate fragrance of flower, so called Xiangfei. After she died, her remains were escorted back to Kashgar and were buried in the Apak Hoja Tomb, the tomb of the descendants of an Islamic sage. Be transferred to train station to Turpan.
Be met by English guide and vehicle in Turpan and transferred to the hotel. (B,L)

Day10. TAncient City of Gaochang, Ancient Astana Tombs, Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves, Flaming Mountains
By met by English speaking tour guide.
Drive to visit Gaochang City was built in the first Century B.C. The city used to be a garrison town and later became a key point along the ancient Silk Road. Later Gaochang city became ruins around the 14th century because of war. You can see some well preserved structures in the ruins.
Move on to visit the Ancient Astana Tombs.
This Tang-dynasty burial ground range 2 kilometers from north to south and 5 kilometers from east to west. The imperial dead of Gaochang City and noble officials were buried in this place. Then we will proceed to visit Flaming Mountains, one of the branch ranges of the Tianshan Mountains. The Flaming Mountains extend from east to west for about 100 kilometers. The red rocks on the mountain reflect sunlight and absorb the sun's heat as if there were fire on the hill, hense the name.
Move on to visit Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves. In the Uigur language, Bezeklik means "place where there are paintings" The cave contain 67 caves dating from the Northern and Southern dynasties (317 - 589) to the Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368). The caves are well hidden and rest on a long ridge overlooking a valley. But some of the caves were destoried by aggression army. (B,L )

Day11.Ancient City of Jiaohe, Ancient Karez system, Grape Valley, the Emin Minaret
Be met by English speaking tour guide from your hotel. photo of karez system museum
Drive to visit Ancient City of Jiaohe, which is located 12 kilometers west of Turpan. The whole city stands on a 30-meter-high plateau between two rivers. In the ancient time, Jiaohe is a city with great military and economic significance. Later the city became ruins because of war. Later, natural forces make the streets and courtyards full of sand.
Move on to visit Ancient Karez system. The history of Karez can be traced back to the Han dynasty. The Ancient Karez system is composed of a series of which was linked by underground channels. There are more than 470 Karez systems, totaling over 1,600 kilometers of tunnels. The Karez system is considered as one of the three great projects in China with the other two being the Great Wall and the Grand Canal. Most of karezes existing today in the Turpan were built in the Qing dynasty.
Then we will proceed to visit Grape Valley. Lying at the base of the western end of Flaming Mountains, fifteen kilometers west of the city center, Grape Valley is a unique world of vineyards and fruit trees.
Move on to visit Emin Minaret. The Emin Minaret also called Sugong Pagoda is located 2km east of Turpan city. The whole place is composed of the pagoda and a mosque. The Emin minaret tower was built in 1778 by the local Muslim ruler, Emin Hoja. The minaret was built in a simple Islamic style, 44 meters in height, and 10 meters in diameter at the base.
Be transferred back to Urumchi airport for departure.

Remark: The above private tour is tailored for you and your friends exclusively. You and your friends will enjoy Private car, driver and tour guide. If you want to adjust the itinerary, please contact us.


Price (validity: 2016-12-31)

Cost /person (US$)
No.of person
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Single supplement
5 star
High
4713
3059
2834
2629
2503
2375
2398
2337
2291
2167
608
Shoulder
4494
2950
2725
2520
2394
2265
2288
2227
2182
2062
493
Low
4296
2850
2626
2421
2295
2166
2189
2128
2083
1977
389
 
4 star
High
4616
3011
2786
2581
2455
2326
2349
2288
2243
2106
558
Shoulder
4583
2994
2769
2225
2438
2309
2333
2272
2226
2082
540
Low
4321
2863
2283
2433
2307
2179
2202
2141
2095
1960
403
 
3 star
High
4217
2811
2586
2381
2255
2126
2150
2088
2043
1930
348
Shoulder
4211
2808
2583
2378
2252
2123
2146
2085
2040
1914
345
Low
4052
2729
2504
2299
2173
2044
2067
2006
1961
1853
261

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Hotel for This Tour:

Hotel name Class Location
Luxury Capital Hotel Beijing 5 star Near Wangfujing Street
Sun Village Hotel Dunhuang 5 star Standard Downtown
Hoi Tak Hotel Urumqi 5 star Downtown
Tianyuan International Hotel Kashi 4 star Downtown
Tuha Petroleum Hotel Turpan 5 star Downtown
Standard Holiday Inn Beijing Temple of Heaven 4 star Downtown, near Temple of Heaven
The Silk Road Dunhuang Hotel 4 star Downtown
Orient Dynasty Hotel Urumqi 4 star Downtown
Tianyuan International Hotel Kashi 4 star Downtown
Huozhou Hotel Turpan 4 star Downtown
Comfort Red Wall Hotel Beijing 3 star standard Downtown, near Wangfujing Street
The Silk Road Dunhuang Hotel 4 star Downtown
Dongfanglong Hotel Urumqi 3 star Downtown
Qiniwak Hotel Kashi 3 star Downtown
Jiaohe Manor Hotel Turpan 3 star Downtown
* Please contact us for more persons group.

Notes: Hotel accommodation is based on two persons sharing one standard room.

Package Price Includes
-Domestic flight;
-Hotel accommodation as mentioned;
-Private car or van in each city (air-conditioned);
-English-speaking tour guides;
-All meals mentioned in the itinerary;
-Admission fee of mentioned attractions in the itinerary;
-Performance mentioned in the itinerary;
-Fuel, Parking, Expressway cost.
Package Price Excludes
-China visa fee;
-International air tickets and International airport tax;
-Personal expense;
-Flight depart from Shanghai;
-Gratuities to guides and drivers;
Payment: ChinaTravelKey accept payment via 4 methods:
-pay our tour guide in cash (Except the hotel or airlines needs deposit).
-Credit card at least one week before tour date.
-Western Union at least 1 week before tour date.
-Transfer payment to bank account at least 3 weeks before tour date
Seasons
-High: April, May, September,Ocotober, November
-Shoulder: March, June, July, August
-Low: December, January, February


 
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