Taking the 6 days Silk Road tour you will have chance to explore the two important cities on ancient Silk Road, Urumqi and Kashgar. It covers Heavenly Lake, Southern Pasture, Xinjiang Museum, Id Kah Mosque, the Old Street of Kashgar, Abakh Khoja Tomb, Sunday Market, and a local family. You will find the most facts of Xinjiang at the shortest time.
Day 1 Urumqi Arrival
Day 2Urumqi: Heavenly Lake
Day 3Urumqi – Kashgar by Flight: Southern Pasture, Xinjiang Museum
Day 4Kashgar: Id Kah Mosque, Old Street of Kashgar, Abakh Khoja Tomb
Day 5Kashgar – Urumqi by Flight: Sunday Market
Day 6Urumqi Departure
Air condition car + English speaking guide + Entrance fee + Lunch + Hotel + Flights
Our driver and guide will wait for you at the airport terminal exit by holding a welcome sign with your name on it. Then you will be driven to the hotel and have a good rest. The rest of the day is free at your disposal. Accommodation: Urumqi
Day 2 Urumqi (Breakfast+Lunch)
Today we will do a full day tour to Heavenly Lake and cruise on the lake. 100 kilometers away from city of Urumqi, Heavenly Lake gives the impression of nobleness, elegance and beauty. Clear lake, snow mountains and soaring trees compose the charming scenery of the Heavenly Lake.Come to Heavenly Lake, and you will find words are so weak for the surrounding. It will make you totally relaxed no matter you are sitting in a boat, walking in the mountains, or just standing by the lake. Then back to hotel in Urumqi. Accommodation: Urumqi
Day 3 Urumqi – Kashgar (Breakfast+Lunch)
After breakfast, pick up from hotel and drive to Southern Pasture. The southern Pasture boasts not only the nice grassland view, cattle and horses herds, but also the yurts for tourists to have short rest and also other items full of local taste. You will enjoy the grassland view and pay a visit to a local family. Then drive to the Xinjiang Museum. The largest comprehensive museum in Xinjiang that focuses on the history and costume of Xinjiang. At last take a flight to Kashgar and transfer to the local best hotel. Accommodation: Kashgar
Day 4 Kashgar (Breakfast+Lunch)
Today we will first go to the Id Kah Mosque, a typical Islamic architecture like domes, minarets and arches, as well as pious prayers. It has a 500 years history. Then Pay a Visit to the Old Street to see what the place looks like in ancient time. Afterwards continue to Abakh Khoja Tomb, an ancient Islamic building complex and a cemetery where five generations of famous Islamic masters were buried. Concludes today’s tour with a visit to local kindergarten to play with local children. Accommodation: Kashgar
Day 5 Kashgar to Urumqi by flight (Breakfast+Lunch)
The first stop of today will be the famous Sunday Market, also known as Sunday Bazaar, the largest international trade market on the northwest boundary line of China. Next we will pay a visit to a local family to see the daily life of local people. At last take a flight back to Urumqi and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation: Urumqi
Day 6 Urumqi Departure (Breakfast)
Pick up from your hotel and transfer to airport for your homeward flight. Hope the 6 days Urumqi & Kashgar Tour leaves you an impressive and pleasant memory.
* Economy class flight tickets of Urumqi – Kashgar – Urumqi
* Hotel accommodation with breakfasts
* Lunches as itinerary specifies
* Private English-speaking guides
* Private drivers & air-conditioned vehicles
* Entrance fees to tourist sites Exclusions
* International airfares
* Entry visa fees
* Personal expenses
* Gratuities for guides and drivers
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