Day1: Arrive in Lanzhou
guide will greet you at the airport and then transfer you
the pre-booked hotel for checking in.
The rest of the day
be left on your own to explore this exciting city.
·After breakfast, take a high speed train to Zhangye,which
takes 3 hours 30minutes.
·After lunch,you will hop on a coach leading you to the unreal rainbow landscape in Zhangye Danxia
National Geological Park located at the northern foot of
Qilian Mountain. Once arrived, a stunning colored-drawing unfolds in
tantalizing ribbons spreading over an area of
square kilometers, like paint spilled from
giant paint pots.
Day 3: Zhangye-Jiayuguan
·After breakfast, transfer to Jiayuguan in about 3 hours.
·Upon arrival,eating lunch at restaurant.
·After lunch,you will head for the imposing Jiayuguan City Gate, the towering entrance on
the Jiayuguan Great Wall,
which was the key waypoint on the ancient Silk
most intact existing ancient military structure extant in
·Next stop would be the Jiayuguan Museum, China's first
comprehensive museum themed on the Great Wall
·Lastly, wrap up the day with a trip to the overhanging Great
Wall, which is a section of wall constructed
on the 45 degree
sloped mountain ridges. Before the day ends,
the tour guide
escort you to the city and check in to the hotel.
Day 4: Jiayuguan-Dunhuang
·After breakfast, driving to Dunhuang in about 4 hours.
·Upon arrival,you will experience the desolated desert scene along
the Echoing-Sand Dune to Crescent Lake by riding a camel.
·The dunes are known for the unique humming they made
the wind blows and the Crescent Lake is an oasis in
middle of the desert, the lifeline of thousands of people
dwelling in the neighboring area.
·At the end of the day,return to your hotel and have a good
Day 5: Dunhuang- Yadan
·After enjoying breakfast,leave the bustle and hustle of the city behind and drive to Jade
Gate Pass, which take 1.5 hours.
·Upon arrival, paying visit to Yumen Pass.
·After lunch break,take private transfer to Yadan Ghost City in 1 hour.
arrival, take visit to Yadan Ghost City (1.5
·After your tiring but fun visiting on Yadan Ghost
City, you will enjoy a comfortable and relaxing back
to downtown Dunhuang.
Day 6: Dunhuang
·After breakfast, the one-and-only Mogao Grottoes is waiting for you to explore,
of the four most prominent grottoes in China, consists of over 700 caves, 2,000 statues and
thousands square meters of mural.
·After lunch,you will be taken to Yangguan Museum.
·After dinner, check in hotel. Day 7: Dunhuang- Liuyuannan- Lanzhou
·Transfer to Liuyuannan Railway Station this
morning for a high speed train to
takes 6.5 hours.
·Upon arrival,enjoying your dinner.After dinner check in hotel.
Day 8: Departure from Lanzhou.
·Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel. Then you will be
escorted to the airport for your departing
flight to your
next destination.Your memorable tour ends here.
- Entrance fees specified in the itinerary
- Accommodations:4-star or 5-star hotels based on double/twin occupancy as specified
- Ground transportation with air-conditioned vehicle and licensed driver
- Meals: Include breakfast, most of lunch and dinner
- Professional English speaking guide
- Airport pick up and drop off
- International airfare or train tickets in and out of China
- Single room supplements
- Chinese visa fees
- Personal expenses
- Excess baggage charges
- Travel insurance
- Gratuities to guides and drivers