Zhangye was a well known town along Silk Road. And when planning Zhangye tour, Rainbow Mountain is the must see place for all tourists. This tour will introduce you to the mountain as well as some other cultural relics and natural scenery. It is good choice for photographer tourists.
Day 1 Zhangye arrival
Day 2Zhangye: Matisi Grottoes, Danxia Mountain
Day 3Zhangye – Alax Youqi by Car: Bardain Jaran Desert
Day 4Alax Youqi – Zhangye by Car: Giant Buddha Temple
Day 5Zhangye departure
Air condition car+ English speaking guide + Entrance fee + Lunch + Hotel
Day 1 Zhangye Arrival (No Meal)
Our driver and guide will wait for you at the airport terminal exit or train station by holding a welcome sign with your name on it. Transfer to hotel and enjoy your free time. Accommodation: Zhangye
Day 2 Zhangye (Breakfast + Lunch)
In the morning you will visit Matisi Grottoes (Horse’s Hoof Temple). Highlight of the over 70 grottoes are Buddhist grottoes culture and Yugu Minor Ethnic culture. After that we will head for the Danxia Mountain where you will see a truly picturesque world makes up of red, white, yellow and other color’s rock. Finishing the tour in Danxia Mountain we will drive back to hotel. Accommodation: Zhangye
Day 3 Zhangye – Alax Youqi by Car (Breakfast + Lunch)
After breakfast meet the guide and driver and drive to Alax Youqi. After lunch you will head for the Bardain Jaran Desert, one of the most beautiful desert in China. Walking at desert entrance to appreciate the lake and sand dune scenery. Today you will stay overnight at Mongolian yurt and enjoy local dinner. Accommodation: Bardain Jaran Desert
Day 4 Alax Youqi to Zhangye by Car (Breakfast + Lunch)
In the morning please continue your time in desert scenic area and then drive back to Zhangye. After arrival pay a visit to Giant Buddha Temple which is considered the largest architectural relics in Gansu Province. The Buddha Figure is so large that only the ear could keep 4 adults at one time. And the highlight of the temple is a Sleeping Buddha. Accommodation: Zhangye
Day 5 Zhangye Departure (Breakfast)
Pick up from hotel and transfer to airport for your flight departing Zhangye.
* Hotel accommodation with breakfasts
* Private English-speaking guides
* Private drivers & air-conditioned vehicles
* Entrance fees to tourist sites Exclusions
* Personal expenses
* Gratuities for guides and drivers
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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.