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8-Day Silk Road Trip of Dunhuang, Jiayuguan, Zhangye with Accommodation provided by Silk Road Angel Tours

8-Day Silk Road Trip of Dunhuang, Jiayuguan, Zhangye with Accommodation

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 31/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
This private tour will show you the highlight of the Hexi Corridor of Gansu province. You will visit the famous Mogao Grottoes, Singing Sand Dunes & Crescent Moon Spring, camel riding in the desert. Great Wall of Han Dynasty etc in Dunhuang. Jiayuguan is the western end of the Great Wall of Ming Dynasty. Zhangye Danxia Landform, the Giant Buddha Temple, the Horse Hoof Temple Grottoes In Zhangye. We will arrange the good 4 star hotel in Dunhuang and the best hotel in Zhangye and Jiayuguan. Wish you will have a nice trip in western China with us.
Itinerary
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13 stops
Day 1
Arrive in Dunhuang, meet &...
Day 2
Dunhuang
Day 3
Dunhuang
Day 4
Dunhuang - Guazhou
Day 5
Guazhou - Jiayuguan
Day 6
Jiayuguan - Zhangye
Day 7
Zhangye
Day 8
Farewell, Zhangye
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Duration
8 days
Inclusions
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
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  • Lunch
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  • 7 nights accommodation
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  • Dinner
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  • Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)
  • Local guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Mogao Caves
  • Entry/Admission - White Horse Pagoda of Dunhuang
  • Entry/Admission - Dunhuang Theater
  • Entry/Admission - Yumen Pass
  • Entry/Admission - Mingsha Shan - Echoing-Sand Mountain
  • Entry/Admission - Yulin Grotto
  • Entry/Admission - Suoyangcheng Relic Site Ticket Office
  • Entry/Admission - Great Wall at Jiayuguan Pass
  • Entry/Admission - Overhanging Great Wall
  • Entry/Admission - Zhangye Danxia Geopark
  • Entry/Admission - Dafo Temple of Zhangye
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Rowan wrote a review Oct 2019
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Awesome food, hotels, and activities. Many interactions with local people and culture that would be near impossible for foreigners to get otherwise.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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NBMC wrote a review Apr 2019
Shanghai, China70 contributions28 helpful votes
Steven is a professional guide. Easy to communicate with, prompt, pro-active and trust-worthy. We had a great time exploring this part of the Silk Road, Steven knew the best way to maximize our visit, he prepared us well about what to expect on each stop and listened intently to
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MildChan wrote a review Jan 2019
Hong Kong7 contributions2 helpful votes
The entire tour was well planned with experienced guides. Hotel accommodation is possibly best in location and buses are clean & comfortable. The meals are also very good with various variety offered. If anyone considering a tour to Dunhaung, this tour is a good option to
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Date of experience: September 2018
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Dreamer29777057903 wrote a review Nov 2018
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My students (from a U.S. private University) and I had a study tour of the Silk road. Steven, our soft-spoken tour guide, did a fantastic job!! Thank you very much, Steven!!! He provided great information about each location we visited, and he managed the group (over 30 people)
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Date of experience: November 2018
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Hannah wrote a review Nov 2018
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I had Steven as a tour guide when I came to Gansu Province with my university. He was an exceptional tour guide who knew an expansive amount of knowledge about every location we went to. He organized activities for us that weren't commercialized tourist traps, which created an
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Steven_Dunhuang
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Perfect trip from Xining to Dunhuang
We enjoyed a perfectly organized 6 days trip from Xining to Qinghai to Dunhuang. With nice weather, nice hotels, a
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41vedranb
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Effortless & Authentic experiences of Gansu
With the distances between points of interest across Gansu (Lanzhou, Zhangye, Dunhuang), and only 5 days to cover i
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bluefin_tuna88
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3 Day Gansu Custom tour
We did a super condensed 3 day custom tour of Gansu Province. As foreigners, we were concerned about the impact of
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Peidi L
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Recommend doing this trip with 4-6 people so you can easily share the expenses. Mogao caves and sand dunes was the best
After looking at all the options, seeing what other tours were doing and asking friends who have been; I ended up c
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JetStar8
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Breathtaking Hulunbuir and Magnificent Manzhouli
A great compacted 5 day Private Tour which included Airport transfers, visits to the magnificent Hulunbuir prairies
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rata_18
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Wonderful trip with tour guide and operator Steven
We had a wonderful trip that was organized and guided by Steven, The trip included two provinces - Gansu and Sichua
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JSDude
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Dunhuang Trip
Dunhuang was a truly magical setting. The magnificent sand dunes surrounding the city on the horizon combined with
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PingXie1978
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Silk Road Trip for our CIEE Shanghai program
We have been working with Steven Kang since 2012. Each year in late October, Steven helps us to organize and coordi
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JetStar8
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Dazzling Dunhuang
I highly recommend this tour with Steven Kang of Silk Road Angel Tours. The service was beyond amazing, punctual a
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Cameron G
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Went through CIEE, Lots of fun!
Really enjoyed DunHuang, and having this tour was a huge plus getting to know the city. The tour guide was friendly
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Fcarasis
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Excellent Dunhuang Tour
Steven was a great tour guide for our group trip to Dunhuang. He met us at the train station at 5am, and had everyt
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Sean L
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Awesome Visit
10/10 would do again. Extremely sincere tour guide and hope to participate in another Dunhuang tour in the future
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ameliaa785
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Seamless Tour of Dunhuang
Everything was taken care of with ease. We all had so much fun at the Singing Sand Sand dunes and the Mogao Grottos
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milliedogr
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DUNHUANG AND MORE
Steven Kang is a very competent guide. His knowledge of this beautiful part of China is wonderful as well as his g
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Logan R
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Everything included
Amazing tour in Dunhuang. Started in the morning with camel riding on Mingsha Mountain, and then a beautiful walk t
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Key Details
  • Silk Road Angel Tours, Mogao Caves, and 11 more
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, French, Japanese
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