Spending 3 days in Xining to observe the thick Buddhist culture taste in and around Xining, one of the two big cities locating on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.So Xining is cooler than most of cities in China in summer. Do you want a cool and leisure short Silk Road tour in summer? Just pick that tour and get ready to enjoy.
Day 1 Xining arrival: Dongguan Grand Mosque
Day 2Xining: Qinghai Lake
Day 3Xining departure: Ta'er Monastery, Qinghai Museum
Air condition car+ English speaking guide + Entrance fee + Lunch + Hotel
Day 1 Xining Arrival (No Meals)
Upon your arrival in Xining airport/train station, our local guide will wait you by holding a welcome board with your name and transfer to your hotel in Xining. If time allows, we will pay a visit to Dongguan Grand Mosque, one of the Four sacred Mosques in northwest China. And the mosque here is the top institute of Koran study and research in China. Accommodation: Xining
Day 2 Xining (Breakfast+ Lunch+ Dinner)
After hotel breakfast, pick up from hotel lobby and then drive for about 2.5 hours to visit Qinghai Lake, the largest inland salt water lake in China. Tourist will meet the most beautiful Qinghai Lake in July and August when rape flower in their full bloom. Qinghai Lake is one of the best residential place for various kinds of birds. Each summer thousands of birds fly to Qinghai Lake to escape from hot summer and the ground of grove will be covered with birds’ stool. We will arrange a lake cruise for you to visit Bird Island in the lake. After the visiting here back to hotel in Xining, Accommodation: Xining.
Day 3 Xining Departure ( Breakfast+Lunch )
After hotel breakfast we will drive for about 3.5 hours to visit the Taer Monastery, one of the famous Tibetan Buddhist temples in Qinghai Province. If you happen to travel to the temple in first month, fourth month, six month or ninth month of Chinese calendar, you will have chance to experience the royal temple fair in the temple. Finishing visiting the monastery transfer to Qinghai Museum to have a overall glimpse of historical facts of Qinghai Province. At last transfer to airport/train station for departing.
* Transportation as listed
* All attraction entrance fees as listed
* All meals as listed
* Excellent English-speaking guide
* 2 nights hotels with breakfast
* Personal expenses
* Tips to your tour guide and driver
* Optional activities
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Deposit USD 50 will be charged in advance via Paypal for tour booking. The balance can be paid to our tour guide when you are on the tour, or the credit card balance payment via Paypal latest 3 days ahead of the tour date. Both RMB and hard currency are acceptable.