Temple of Heaven Tour
6 Days Beijing to Dunhuang Silk Road Tour by Flight

Highlights: Forbidden City, Mutianyu Great Wall, Summer Palace, Mogao Caves, Mingshashan, Crescent Lake, Yandan National Geopark

Where to find the essence of the Silk Road? – Dunhuang in the remote desert of northwestern China. Today you can still trace the glorious memory of the Silk Road in the hidden grottoes of Mogao Caves and the ancient ruins of the fort passes and great wall in Dunhuang. Since Dunhuang has not many international flights, you can get to Beijing first, then take a flight to Dunhuang to continue your Silk road exploration.

from $1109
Glamorous Mingshashan (Echoing Sand Mountains)
8 Days Beijing Xian Dunhuang Epic Silk Road Culture Tour

Highlights: Forbidden City, Mutianyu Great Wall, Temple of Heaven, Terracotta Warriors, Ancient City Wall, Giant Wild Goose Pagoda Mogao Caves, Mingshashan, Yandan National Geopark

Xian and Dunhuang are two places that you must visit for priority if you want to trace back on the glorious Silk Road. That’s why we created this tour for you in which you can visit the symbolic Silk Road sites, such as Mogao Caves, Giant Wild Goose Pagoda, Jade Gate Pass, etc. You will travel from Beijing to Xian and Dunhuang to enjoy the convenient and fast transfers of bullet train and flight.

from $1314

Everything You Need to Know Before Beijing Dunhuang Tour

The following articles give you useful suggestions and tips about how to plan a Beijing Dunhuang trip, how to decide your travel length, the best way to transfer and top things to see and do in both Beijing and Dunhuang.

Travelling Beijing and Dunhuang with Other Popular China Destinations

Beijing and Dunhuang are just two of the most beautiful destinations to go in China. If time allows, you are suggested to plan more days to create a longer China vacation which also covers more destinations into your trip, such as Xian, Xinjiang, Zhangye, Shanghai, Tibet, Guilin, Yangtze River Cruise etc. Below are some recommended China tours including Beijing, Dunhuang, Xian, etc. China Discovery is specialized in tailor-made China tour packages. We can also customize China tours for you.

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Zhangye Danxia Landform Views After Rain
8 Days Gansu Highlights Tour

Lanzhou / Xiahe / Jiayuguan / Dunhuang

Traveling in Gansu is quite different from traveling other places. The landscape here are vast and grand - the incredible Danxia Landform, stretching Gobi deserts, etc. At the same time, Gansu is a famous historical place full of legendary stories.

from $1284
A Bullet Train Running on the High Speed Rail in Xinjiang
15 Days Classic Ancient China Silk Road Tour with Bullet Train Experience

Kashgar - Tupran - Dunhuang - Jiayuguan - Zhangye - Xian - Beijing

Explore the Silk Road on the gigantic regions of northwester China, an almost dizzying agglomeration of desert, grassland, raging river and colossal mountains, connecting Xian, Zhangye, Jiayuguan, Dunhuang, Turpan, Urumqi, Kashgar, etc. Unlike the ancient travelers who walked and rode camels to traversing the Silk Road, you from the modern civilization will explore the legendary route in a stylish and relaxing way - mainly taking high speed bullet trains, and also using flights and vehicle, to make your trip more enjoyable.

from $2805
Crescent Lake has been a famous attraction for more than 1200 years
9 Days Silk Road Tour with Best of China Golden Triangle Cities

Beijing / Xian / Dunhuang / Shanghai

Our 9 Days Silk Road Tour with Best of China Golden Triangle Cities gives you a great chance to a memorable adventure to trace back on the history and appreciate the surviving art treasures on the ancient Silk Road, also a unique experience of exploring both modern and ancient faces of China. There are up to 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites and many national parks to visit in this tour.

from $1829
Jiaohe Ancient City
8 Days Xinjiang Classic Tour(Urumqi - Turpan - Kashgar)

Urumqi - Turpan - Kashgar

Connect golden-triangle destinations in Xinjiang - Urumqi, Turpan and Kashgar which are all important historical cities along the ancient Silk Road. Urumqi is the mixture of modern city and stunning nature scenery; Turpan has spectacular desert views, lush grape valley, Buddhist caves; Kashgar is famous for its prosperous market of Silk Road & Muslim culture center.

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Mogao Caves
12 Days Silk Road Tour from Beijing

Beijing / Xian / Dunhuang / Turpan / Urumqi

This is the most classic ancient silk road tour itinerary which starts from the capital city of China. During this tour, you will visit Beijing, Xian, Urumqi, Kashgar, Turpan and Dunhuang. Follow the ancient steps of Silk Road. During this tour, you will trace back to the Silk Road of thousands years ago, be amazed by the Muslim Culture in Xijiang and visit two most important China ancient capital cities - Xian and Beijing.

from $1931

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