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Once in a lifetime journey to ancient Silk Road

follow Marco Polo's footprints

Silk Road was one of the most important arteries of trade and culture in world history. A dozen immense caravans traveled on this long stretching route between ancient China and Mediterranean for two millennia. Today, the Silk Road is rather a historical travel route on which you can experience interesting history and enjoy exotic culture.

Classic China Silk Road Discovery Tours 2021/2022

China Silk Road stretches more than 4,000 km on the gigantic regions of northwester China, an almost dizzying agglomeration of desert, grassland, raging river and colossal mountains. The best highlights are a series of historical towns and ruins running from Xian, through Ningxia, Gansu, Qinghai and Xinjiang, and eventually into Central Asia. Pack your baggage, and join us to trace the footprints of ancient travelers with us! Following are our best collection of Silk Road Tour Packages which have included the best highlights of Silk Road. Valuable, enjoyable and customizable!

China Silk Road Tours

10 Days Classic China Silk Road In-depth TourDetails

Discovery trip to explore the diverse beauty of Silk Road - unique culture, amazing landscape, history...
Destinations: Xian / Dunhuang / Turpan / Urumqi / Kashgar

China Silk Road Tours

11 Days In-depth Wild Silk Road Adventure TourDetails

Overall in-depth exploration of the culture, history and stunning landscape of the ancient Silk Road in China...
Destinations: Lanzhou - Zhangye - Jiayuguan - Dunhuang - Turpan - Urumqi - Kashgar

China Silk Road Tours

8 Days Xinjiang Silk Road Exploring TourDetails

Explore the Mid-Asian exotic custom and landscape in the golden-triangle destinations in Xinjiang
Destinations: Urumqi - Turpan - Kashgar

China Silk Road Tours

6 Days Zhangye Jiayuguan Dunhuang(Silk Road Glory)Details

Discover the glorious history of Hexi Corridor, see the breathtaking Danxia Mountains.
Destinations: Lanzhou / Zhangye / Jiayuguan / Dunhuang

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4 Days Jiayuguan and Dunhuang Tour(Silk Road Short Break)Details

Connect famous Jiayuguan Pass visiting with the Oriental Kingdom of Buddhist Arts Dunhuang.
Destinations: Jiayuguan / Dunhuang

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5 Days Silk Road Tour from XianDetails

Brief tour to admire the legendary sites of two brightest starts on the Silk Road - Xian and Dunhuang.
Destinations: Xian / Dunhuang

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5 Days Zhangye to Dunhuang Highlights Tour by Bullet TrainDetails

Ancient Silk Road culture and diverse landforms of Danxia landform, desert, Gobi and Yardang...
Destinations: Zhangye - Dunhuang

China Silk Road Tours

7 Days Ancient Silk Road Treasure TourDetails

Only the best highlights are included. Experience both the culture and scenery of the Silk Road.
Destinations: Tianshui - Lanzhou - Zhangye - Jiayuguan - Dunhuang

China Silk Road Tours

7 Days In-Depth Northwestern China TourDetails

Travel the desolate Silk Road sites with beautiful plateau landscape in Qinghai Province.
Destinations: Dunhuang - Jiayuguan - Zhangye - Xining

China Silk Road Tours

5 Days Luoyang Xian Tour by TrainDetails

Xian and Luoyang respectively were the starting point of Silk Road in different ancient dynasties.
Destinations: Xian / Luoyang

Let's discover the most popular tourist destinations on the ancient Silk Road

China Silk Road Tour
Ancient Metroplis - Xian

Starting of Silk Road & world-famous Terracotta Warriors

China Silk Road Tour
Buddhist art - Dunhuang

Shining pearl on Silk Road with many historical relics

China Silk Road Tour
Ancient capital - Luoyang

Charming city with 21 cultural and historical heritage sites

China Silk Road Tour
Beautiful plateau - Qinghai

Stunning natural landscape & ethnic and Buddhism culture

China Silk Road Tour
Yellow River city - Lanzhou

Important stop along the Silk Road & famous Hexi Corridor.

China Silk Road Tour
Stunning Gobi - Turpan

Vast expansion of desert, exuberant grape valleys

China Silk Road Tour
Xinjiang's center - Urumqi

Transport hub and economy center of the Xinjiang

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Muslim culture - Kashgar

Authentic Muslim culture & largest bazaar in Asia

Classic China Tours with Silk Road Journey

Silk Road is simply the tip of the iceberg of China's popular travel destinations. If you have more time and budget, why not take an in-depth trip to experience the best highlights including Silk Road? We've already made it easy for you that we have designed several tour packages which combines Silk Road with other top visited places in China. Or you can design a China Silk Road on your own.

12 Days Silk Road Tour from Beijing

12 Days Silk Road Tour from Beijing

Beijing is the most popular international arrival city. You can easily start your Silk Road journey after a relaxing Beijing tour. This trip is the most classic itinerary to follow the ancient steps of Silk Road. During this tour, you will explore most of the highlights of Silk Road.

Visit: Beijing / Xian / Dunhuang / Turpan / Urumqi

  • Tracing back to the Silk Road of thousands years ago;
  • Be amazed by the Muslim Culture in Xinjiang;
  • Visit two most important China ancient capital cities - Xian and Beijing.
15 Days Classic Ancient China Silk Road Tour with Bullet Train Experience

15 Days Classic Ancient China Silk Road Tour with Bullet Train Experience

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. You will get to Kashgar first, then travel to Gansu Province via Urumqi and Turpan. In Gansu, you will visit the “Louvre of East” - Mogao Grottoes, historical Jiayuguan Pass and enjoy the “Rainbow Mountains” in Zhangye Danxia Landform Park. Then travel to the ancient capital city Xian, and finish your trip in Beijing which has 7 World Heritage Sites, including Great Wall, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, etc.

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

  • Enjoy awesome view of Karakul Lake and majestic MT. Muztagh, harsh landscape of Pamir Plateau, also join the exotic Sunday Bazaar in Kashgar;
  • Peruse the astonishing Mogao Grottoes, enjoy the vast dunes of the Echoing Sand Mountains and visit the never-dry-up Crescent Lake in Dunhuang;
  • Stand on the fort of Jiayuguan where is the starting point of the Great Wall, then go to take photos of the rainbow mountains - the Danxia Landform in Zhangye.
10 Days Gansu Highlights Tour from Xining

10 Days Gansu Highlights Tour from Xining

Covering two popular travel destinations of northwestern China, this tour takes you to profound cultural deposits of both Qinghai and Gansu. Start from the top visited sites Qinghai Lake, and finish your tour at another top recommended sits - Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes.

Visit: Xining - Tongren - Xiahe - Lanzhou - Zhangye - Jiayuguan - Dunhuang

  • Visit the birth place of the Buddhism master - Tsongkhapa;
  • Enjoying breathtaking scenery around the Qinghai Lake;
  • Explore the ancient Lanzhou City along the Yellow River.
9 Days Silk Road Tour with Chengdu Panda & Giant Buddha

9 Days Silk Road Tour with Chengdu Panda & Giant Buddha

Talking about Chengdu, people think about Panda. Yes, but actually there are more to find out. Leshan Giant Buddha and Mount Emei, for instance, are known for their majestic and breathtaking landscapes. Take a trip from Xian to walk along the Silk Road will be fantastic to fulfill your China Tour.

Visit: Chengdu / Leshan / Emei / Chengdu / Xian / Dunhuang

  • Explore Chengdu's traditional leisure life style & get close to the cute Giant Panda;
  • Visit two most famous Buddhist sites - Leshan Giant Buddha and Mount Emei;
  • Follow the ancient Silk Road caravan route from Xian to Dunhuang.
9 Days Silk Road Tour

9 Days Silk Road Tour with Best of China Golden Triangle Cities

Our 7 days Best of China tour gives you a classic visit to the most important sites, in addition to 2-day adventure in Dunhuang to appreciate the surviving treasures on the ancient Silk Roads. It is a unique chance for you to experience an exotic China.

Visit: Beijing / Xian / Dunhuang / Shanghai

  • Touch the ancient heart of China to fully experience the history and culture of China;
  • Trace back to the past prosperous dynasties of China, being awed at those man-made ancient wonders;
  • Be amazed by the fabulous Buddhist cave art in Mogao Grottoes.

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