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Beijing Xian Gansu Xinjiang Tour - 12 Days

Destination: Beijing,Xian,Dunhuang,Turpan,Urumqi
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Transportation: Vehicle & Flight
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Forbidden City,Temple of Heaven,Great Wall,Terracotta Warriors,Ancient City Wall,Tianchi lake,Xinjiang Regional Museum,Erdaoqiao Bazaar,Jiaohe Ancient City,Bezeklik Caves,Mogao Grottoes.

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Day 1 Beijing Arrival
Welcome to Beijing, the capital of China, rich in history and culture.

Your lifetime China tour begins with welcome from your local guide at the Beijing airport. Then be escorted to your hotel in a private vehicle. The rest of today is yours to acclimatize or explore the vast metropolis on your own.

 

Day 2 Beijing ( B,L )
Today's tour begins to visit the Tiananmen Square, the world's largest plaza. Walking through Tiananmen Gate, you'll enter the splendid Forbidden City, China's No.1 palace complex adorned with imperial treasures.

In the afternoon, you'll marvel at the Temple of Heaven where the emperors worshipped heaven and prayed for peace and harvest.

After the tour, back to your hotel.

 

Day 3 Beijing ( B,L )
This morning tour will take you to size up the world-famous Great Wall (Badaling section), the key symbol of China. Flexible visiting time allows you to enjoy a lifetime trekking trip (1-2 hours' hiking), or witness the breathtaking views of this man-made wonder by taking a cable car. After the Wall visit, you'll take a leisurely stroll along the tranquil Sacred Road to explore the Ding Tomb of Ming Imperial Tombs.

Feel tired after a whole day tour? You're offered with a free foot massage. In the evening, try the flavorful dish of Peking Roast Duck Dinner. (Optional)

 

Day 4 Beijing to Xian ( B, L )
Today after breakfast, you'll visit the fabulous Summer Palace, the largest and best-preserved imperial garden in China, the next ¡®must see' site after the Great Wall and the Forbidden City.

Then you will be escorted to the airport for a 2-hour flight to Xian, the ancient heart of China. Upon arrival in Xian, your local guide will greet and guide you to your hotel. The rest of the day is free on your own.

 

Day 5 Xian ( B,L )
In the early morning, your tour guide will pick you up in your hotel. Today your first stop is the Terracotta Warriors which is famed as ¡°the 8th wonder of the world¡±. You will explore this amazing museum for about 3 hours. After that, you have chance to get close to observe how the terracotta warriors and other arts are made in the Terracotta Factory.

In the afternoon, you will visit the Ancient City Wall which is the largest and best-kept city walls on earth. Strolling and cycling on the Walls is quite an enjoyable experience. Next things to do for today is to visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, the symbol of the old-line Xian, a well-preserved ancient building and a holy place for Buddhists.

In the evening, firstly you will have a traditional dumpling banquet, and then attend the famous Tang Dynasty Show in the Shanxi Grand Opera House.

 

Day 6 Xian to Dunhuang ( B,L )
After breakfast, you will tour the Shaanxi History Museum-a large modern museum of the national level.

Then your guide escorts you to the airport for your flight to Dunhuang. Upon arrival, your tour guide will meet you at the Urumqi Airport and escort you to hotel in a private vehicle.

 

Day 7 Dunhuang - Turpan ( B,L )
After breakfast, start your full day Duhuang culture and sightseeing trip.

Firstly, drive from the Dunhuang city to visit the Mogao Grottoes. It is famed as the ¡°Louvre of East¡±, which is outstanding for its exquisite mural paintings and statues. There are now 492 grottoes in which about 45000 square meters mural paintings and 2100 colorfully painted statues have been preserved very well.

The following attraction is the Echoing Sand Mountains. It is said, in the sunny days, the sand mountains echo like Orchestra music even if there is no wind. If you slide from the sand mountains, you can hear the echoing sound clearly.

Your last things to do for today is the Crescent Lake. Surrounded by sand mountains from four directions, the Crescent Lake is a beautiful oasis with some well decorated traditional Chinese architecture, some trees and flowers and a lake that has never dried up.

After dinner, take the evening train to Turpan.

 

Day 8 Turpan (B,L)
Welcome to Turpan. Your tour guide will pick you up from train station, then escort you to your hotel.

The first attraction for today is the brilliant project - Karez System which is special kind of irrigation system consisting of vertical wells, underground canals, ground canals and waterlogging pond. The  vertically dug wells are linked together to channel the water which occur during summer rain season, or melt from snow mountains of Tianshan range to desired farmlands on the ground. After the Karez visiting, tranfer to tour anther famous relic - the Jiaohe Ancient City which used to be the capital city of the former Cheshi State. It is renowned as the "perfect ruin of earth building" because it has been well preserved for almost two thousand years. Last activity for today is to visit the Emin Minaret. It is a elegant and innovative Islamic pagodaby built by the duke Emin Hezhuo to express his devotion to the lord Allah.  Emin Minaret looks like a awl which is 44 meter high. Nearby, there is an ornate mosque.

 

Day 9 Turpan - Urumqi ( B,L )
After breakfast, go to visit the Flaming Mountains. Stretching about 100km, Flaming Mountain is covered by red sandstones which look like flaming fire. Want to get rid of the heat of Flaming Mountains? Transfer to enjoy the pleasant cool of the Grape Valley where you can also taste delicious grapes and other fruits.

In the afternoon, you will explore the Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves. Its highlight is about 40 large wall paintings covering more than 1,200 square meters which have different themes, such as the Gaochang Kingdom, Buddhism, etc.

Drive back to Urumqi.

 

Day 10 Urumqi ( B,L )
After breakfast, your tour start with a visit to the Red Hill which is regarded as the symbol of Urumqi. The whole mountain is formed by aubergine rock. Followed by a visit to the Erdaoqiao Grand Bazaar which is the largest bazaar in the world. You can buy some souvenirs and specialties here.

In the afternoon, visi the Xinjiang Regional Museum which is an integrated museum, located in the Urumqi City. It is a beautiful builing decorated by Uygur style, and has more than 5,000 arts and history relics. It features in three exhibition hall: Ethnic Exhibition, History Reclics Exhibition and Mummy Exhibition.

 

Day 11 Urumqi - Tianchi Lake ( B,L )
After breakfast, drive to visit the beautiful Tianchi Lake. It is located on the Tianshan Mountains. In ancient fairytale, it was the fairyland where the Heavenly Queen lived. It is the best summer resort in Xinjiang. Cruising on a boat, enjoying the breathtaking picturesque views of inverted reflection of snow mountains, flourishing plants and blooming flowers around the lake.

Drive back to Urumqi. Followed by a visit to the Erdaoqiao Grand Bazaar which is the largest bazaar in the world. You can buy some souvenirs and specialties here.

 

Day 12 Urumqi Departure ( B )
Today is free for you to explore Urumqi by yourself until your tour guide escort you to airport for your flight.

 

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