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Most Popular Gansu Tours including Jiayuguan

In Gansu, there are lots of great destinations to discover together with Jiayuguan, such as Dunhuang, Zhangye, Lanzhou, Tianshui, Xiahe and so on. Each journey presents stunning nature and culture both. It’s very popular to visit Zhangye, Jiayuguan and Dunhuang in a single trip, seeing the most famous landmarks in different types. The following are hot Gansu tour packages for you to choose from.

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
Mogao Grottoes
7 Days Ancient Silk Road Treasure Tour from Tianshui

Tianshui - Lanzhou - Zhangye - Jiayuguan - Dunhuang

Traveling from Tianshui which is famous for Maijinshan Caves to Lanzhou to explore the Mother River of China - Yellow River, then follow the legendary Hexi Corridor to get to the brightest star on the Silk Road - Dunhuang. This is a classic travel route on the China Silk Road. You will visit many historical sites which have existed more than a thousand years, such as Jiayuguan Pass, Mogao Caves, Giant Buddha Temple, etc., and also enjoy unique landscape that you can only see in northwestern China - Rainbow Mountains, Danxia Landform, Yardang Landform, Gobi, desert...

from $1154
Matisi Temple is famous for Buddhist culture, grotto art, Qilian Mountain landscape and Tibetan culture
7 Days In-Depth Northwestern China Silk Road Tour

Dunhuang - Jiayuguan - Zhangye - Xining

Gansu is featured in the Gobi and desert landscape, Danxia Landform, Great Wall culture and Buddhist grottoes. While Qinghai is famous for high plateau lands, lakes, grassland. Both two destinations were very important regions during the history of ancient Silk Road. Travel from Dunhuang, via Jiayuguan and Zhangye, to Xining is a natural travel route which has diverse landscape and many cultural experiences.

from $1127

Most Recommended Longer China Ancient Silk Road Adventures

Nature and history has created many wonders along the ancient trade route. Jiayuguan is merely a small part of the dazzling treasury. After you finish tour in Jiayuguan, you can extend journey further from Gansu to farther Xinjiang or inland cities, like Xian, Luoyang, Turpan, Kashgar, take an in-depth exploration of nature, culture, history, customs an the “Silk Road”. Find your inspiration our highly-recommended Silk Road Tours:

Xinjiang Tianchi Lake
11 Days In-depth Wild Silk Road Adventure Tour (Cultural Relic & Unrivalled Landscape)

Lanzhou - Zhangye - Jiayuguan - Dunhuang - Turpan - Urumqi - Kashgar

In the ancient time, travelers and merchants from Europe and Middle Asia take the Silk Road in Xinjiang and Gansu to get to the prosperous inner cities, such as Xian and Luoyang. Though the Silk Road has become a history, there are a lot of historical sites left - Buddhist grottoes, old cities and towns, bazaars, etc. At the same time, the wild and spectacular natural beauty of Xinjiang and Gansu never changes.

from $2078
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
Zhangye Danxia Geopark - the Rainbow Mountains
10 Days Legendary Silk Road Tour from Shanghai

Shanghai / Xian / Zhangye / Jiayuguan / Dunhuang

As the fast growing of the networks of both flights and high speed railways, you can now easily travel from Shanghai to the highlighting part of the Silk Road - Zhangye, Jiayuguan and Dunhuang (can extend to Turpan, Urumqi and Kashgar). The most recommended itinerary is: Shanghai – Xian – Zhangye – Jiayuguan – Dunhuang in which you can explore the history, culture and food of the ancient Silk Road, also marvel at tremendous landscapes of desert, Gobi, rainbow mountain, Yardang landform which you can only see in the wild northwestern China.

from $1705

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[Important] Travel News for Expats: China travel is reopening now! Travel with China Discovery and learn about where to visit & requirements for each destination! Read Details >