10 Days Highlight Silk Road Tour

Our guide will pick you up when you arrive at Beijing airport. You will find the guide is waiting for you at the exit after you reclaim your luggage. When you meet, the guide and driver will drive you back to the hotel and help you to check in. the rest of the day,take your time to relax yourself after a long flight.

  • Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven, Mutianyu Great Wall, Bird’s Nest, Water Cube, Beijing Hutong, Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Shaanxi History Museum, Xian City Wall, Great Mosque, Muslim Street, Echoing-Sand Dune, Crescent Lake, Mogao Grottoes, Shanghai Museum, The Bund, Nanjing Road, Yuyuan Garden, New World (XinTianDi), Huangpu River Cruise
  • Private tour guide + Driver + Vehicle + Entrance tickets +Lunch+ Hotel with breakfast+ Domestic train & flight mentioned
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10 Days Highlight Silk Road Tour
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  1. Our guide will pick you up when you arrive at Beijing airport. You will find the guide is waiting for you at the exit after you reclaim your luggage. When you meet, the guide and driver will drive you back to the hotel and help you to check in. the rest of the day,take your time to relax yourself after a long flight.

    Accommodation: Beijing

  2. AM: In the morning, your guide and driver will pick you up from your Beijing downtown hotel and start the tour with Tiananmen Square, the heart and symbol of Beijing and the largest city square in the world. The spacious square has been used for many public celebrations, ceremonies, and demonstrations for over a hundred years. Next we will pay a visit to Forbidden City, one of the largest and most completely preserved palace complex built of wood. It functioned as the imperial palace in the Ming and Qing Dynasties (1368-1912). 24 emperors of the two dynasties once lived here.

    Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.

    PM: We will head to Summer Palace. It is located at the west skirt of Beijing and covers an area of 290 hectares. During the Qianlong Era of the Qing Dynasty, the Summer Palace was built by imitating the layout of the West Lake in Hangzhou. Now it is the largest and most completely preserved imperial garden in China.

    After the tour, transfer back to your hotel.

    Accommodation: Beijing

    Forbidden City

  3. AM: After breakfast, meet your guide and driver from the hotel lobby. Today begins with Temple of Heaven. Located at southern part of Beijing, it served as a complex of sacrificial building where emperors of Ming and Qing Dynasties prayed for peace and harvest.

    Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.

    PM: After an early lunch, drive around 1.5 hours to Mutianyu Great Wall. We will enjoy the urban and suburban scenery of Beijing city on the way. Mutianyu Great Wall is the most scenic part of Chinese Great Wall. It was built in the early Ming Dynasty at 1368 and stretches for 5400 meters. 90 percent of the Mutianyu is covered by vegetation. So in each season this part of the Great Wall will treat visitors with its unique scenery. If hiking is too much for you, cable car is available and optional.

    After saying goodbye to the Great Wall, we will return to Beijing City and stop by Bird’s NestandWater Cube in which the 2008 Olympics was held. We will admire the buildings from outside and take some pictures. The tour will conclude with drop-off at your hotel.

    Mutianyu Great Wall
  4. This morning, pay a visit to Hutongs to see daily life of local Beijing citizens. After lunch, you will be escorted to airport by guide and driver to take the afternoon flight to Xian. Upon arrival, you will be met at airport by driver and driven to the hotel to check in.

    Accommodation: Xian

  5. AM: In the morning, you will be picked up by our guide and then go to visit the famous Terracotta Warriors. Known as “the eighth Wonders of the world”, the museum shows a surprisingly high level in sculpture, which is the most significant discovery of the 20th century.

    Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.

    PM: In the afternoon, come to  Small Wild Goose Pagoda, a traditional Chinese style garden. It is the twin-sister of Big Wild Goose Pagoda. At the end of the tour, your guide and driver will take you to your hotel.

    Accommodation: Xian

    Terracotta Warriors and Horses

  6. AM: Meet your guide and driver at your hotel lobby after breakfast. Today’s first stop isShaanxi History Museum, in the museum you will learn about basic facts of Chin's history in ancient time. Then you will move on to the Ancient City Wall, a military defensive system in old times. You can optionally ride a bike on the top of City Wall and enjoy the amazing view of the entire area inside the City Wall. After lunch, visit Shuyuanmen Street, an ancient culture street, renovated based on the Ming and Qing architecture and now lined by stores selling the four treasures of study (writing brush, ink stick, ink slab and paper). Then have a walk on Bell Tower & Drum Tower Square, a landmark building in Xian.

    Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.

    PM: Visit Great Mosque, a main Islam place for religious activities in Xian. Different from the mosques in Arabic, the mosque here in Xian possesses much Chinese traditional style in both its design and artistic outlook. The last stop is the famous Muslim Street, which is a paradise for food lovers where you will find all kinds of delicious local snacks such as Biang Biang Noodle, Roujiamo (Chinese Hamburger), and Yangrou Paomo (Mutton and Bread Pieces in Soup).

    When the tour ends, transfer back to your hotel.

    Accommodation: Xian

    Muslim Street

  7. AM: In the morning our driver will pick you up from hotel lobby and drive to airport to take the morning flight to Dunhuang. In Dunhuang airport our local guide will wait you.

    Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.

    PM: You will visit one of the most famous attractions along the Silk Road- the Echoing-Sand Mountain and Crescent Lake. When you slide down the slope, you can hear the roaring echo of sands, hence the name. A short camel ride (optional) will leave you an unforgettable memory. Riding along the mountain to reach the Crescent Lake, your eyes will be feasted on the crescent-shaped spring surrounded by the endless Gobi desert. It has not dried up over the past one thousand years and still gushes with fresh current.

    Accommodation: Dunhuang

    Echoing-Sand Mountain and Crescent Lake

  8. AM: Today your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel around 8:30 to visit the Mogao Caves – the world’s richest treasure – trove of Buddhist manuscripts, wall paintings and statuary.

    Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.

    PM: After lunch, we will send you to airport for afternoon flight to Shanghai. Arriving in Shanghai local driver will meet you at airport and drive to downtown hotel.

    Accommodation: Shanghai

    Mogao Grottoes

  9. AM: We will pick you up from your hotel after breakfast to take you to the Shanghai Museum. After the museum, we will drive you to Nanjing Road where you will take a walk to see the No. One Shopping Street in China.

    Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.

    PM: Then your guide will take you to visit the Yuyuan Garden. Afterwards take free walk around the Xintiandi Area. At last drive to the Bund and enjoys the view of Huangpu River by cruise ship.

    Accommodation: Shanghai

    Yuyuan Garden

  10. After breakfast at the hotel, you may have all your belongings and luggage packed, check out of the hotel by yourself. Our guide and driver will drive you to the airport and help you to get the boarding pass.

Tour Price Per Person ($=USD)

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Price includes

  • Internal flights and train tickets mentioned in itinerary
  • All entrance tickets as mentioned in itinerary
  • Lunches
  • All private transfer between airports, hotels and scenic spots
  • Air-condition car and driver, English speaking tour guide
  • Hotels with breakfast(based on two people sharing one twin bed room)
  • Airport Tax and Fuel Fee
  • Luggage Transfers between airports and hotels
  • One bottle of mineral water per person per day

Price excludes

  • All personal expense
  • Meals not listed in itinerary
  • China Entry Visa Expense
  • Single Room Supplement
  • Excess Baggage Charges
  • International Airfare or train tickets Arrival and Departure from China

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    • Step 1: You can directly book online or please feel free to share your tour plans or thoughts at [email protected] , our travel consultant will contact you within 12 hours.
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    • Step 3: Balance due will be required 7-15 days ahead of your travel date.

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    Our Tour Guide

    The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.

    Our Driver and Vehicle

    The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.


    Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!

    Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.

    For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.

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