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7-Day Private Gansu Exquisite Hexi Corridor Trip with Accommodation from Zhangye

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What to Expect
Day 1:Our professional tour guide will meet you at the airport or train station of Zhangye, transfer by car / van / bus to the hotel, relax in your comfortable hotel.

Over night :Jinyang International Hotel 

Day 2 (B\L)We will start a wonderful tour in the Hexi Corridor from today, we will show you visit the famous Binggou Danxia Landform in the morning , hiking  in the park, in the afternoon viist  Zhangye Danxia,which is China's only Danxia landform in high recombination with color hilly landscape.

Over night :Jinyang International Hotel 

Day 3: (B\L)Visit the Giant Buddha Temple, which is the biggest Nivana Buddha in Asia. The Horse Hoof Temple Grottoes, it's well-known because of the deity horse footprints. Transfer to Jiayuguan (3 hours on the highway.)

Over night : Huili Hotel

Day 4:(B/L)Visit the famous Jiayuguan Pass & Museum of the Great Wall, the western end of the Great Wall of the Ming Dynasty - Overhanging Great Wall, Painting Bricks in the tomb of the Wei & Jin Dynasty, the painting bricks inlaid on the four walls have beautiful colors and various contents which cover the polities, economy, military and culture, it’s called “Underground Art Gallery ”.Transfer to Guazhou.

Over night: Yuantong Hotel

Day 5:(B/L)Visit the Yulin Caves, it can be traced to the same origin in contents, artistic style and form of painting for the Mogao Caves, it’s regarded as its sister with its name known to many people in the country. After lunch visit the ruins of Suoyangcheng, it used to be a very important stop on the Silk Road, it has listed in the UNESCO in 2015.Transfer to Dunhuang.

Over night : Grand Sun Hotel

Day 6:(B/L)Visit the Gade Gate Pass & Great Wall of Han Dynasty, In history, the Han Dynasty built many walls to consolidate the safety of the frontier region as well as exploring ways to do business with western region. Instead of piling up stones or bricks layer upon layer like other dynasties' walls, the Han Dynasty Great Wall is built by using the local sand and weed. These two constructional materials were added by putting one on top of another.

In the afternoon visit the Crescent Moon Lake & the Singing-Sand Dunes. enjoy a camel ride in the sand dunes    

Over night : Grand Sun Hotel

Day 7:(B/L)We will visit Mogao Caves & Digital Film Center , one of the 4 most famous grottoes in China. It has a total of 492 grottoes, 45,000 square-meters of murals, 2,400 painted statues and over 250 residential caves remain. After lunch, visit the White Horse Pagoda.

Over night: Grand Sun Hotel

Day 8: After breakfast, transfer to the airport (or Dunhuang Railway Station) for your flight to next city
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered

Airports

  • Zhangye Southeast Air Base Airport, Zhangye China
Duration
8 days
Inclusions
  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • 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
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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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We 4 persons made a very nice tour that was organized and guided by Mr. Steven Kang It started in Dunhuang and finished in Chengdu, beautiful 9 days tour The tour included much less touristic places as for example Dagu glacier All the places are very nice - grottoes and dunes in
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連日マイナス10度、日照時間も短い季節でしたが、莫高窟などの観光地も人気がなく、プライベート感満載でした。寒さに負けない人々のたくましさや暖かな笑顔が印象的でした。Angel Tourの手配、英語ガイドの康錦新さん(Steven)の季節に合わせた手配や気配りのおかげで、良い旅が出来ました。また次回も宜しくお願いいたします! Minus 10 degrees every day, the sunshine time was also a short season, but sightseeing spots such as Mogao caves
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We went all over Northwestern China to all kinds of cool places. I felt like I got to see an entirely different side of China--totally different from the cities. We got to stay in a small village out in the middle of nowhere and help the locals herd their yaks and sheep in. We
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Silk Road Angel Tours
Ping Xie
11
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
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JetStar8
Cape Town Central, South Africa
103
Dazzling Dunhuang
I highly recommend this tour with Steven Kang of Silk Road Angel Tours. The service was beyond amazing, punctual
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Cameron G
11
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
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Fcarasis
10
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
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Sean L
21
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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Rowan
10
Great School Trip
Awesome food, hotels, and activities. Many interactions with local people and culture that would be near
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Amelia A
52
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
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carolyn
31
DUNHUANG AND MORE
Steven Kang is a very competent guide. His knowledge of this beautiful part of China is wonderful as well as his
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Logan R
20
Everything included
Amazing tour in Dunhuang. Started in the morning with camel riding on Mingsha Mountain, and then a beautiful walk
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Voyager92370
20
Wonderful tour!
We were with Steven for 2 days and have learned so much about the area and the culture. He is very knowledgeable
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