Catch the Best Color of Autumn in Northwestern China
The Silk Road, an old trading route that connected China with the west in ancient times, is also an attractive travel route now to discover the remaining cultural treasures and the spectacular natural scenery.
This tour takes you to unveil the mystery of China’s Silk Road in its golden essence – Zhangye, Jiayuguan and Dunhuang where numerous heritage wonders including dangerous Buddhist temples, significant Buddhist grottoes, unique geoparks with featured landform, informative museums, etc. are inlaid. In addition to following the steps of ancient traders (or pilgrims, diplomats, travelers…) to immerse yourself in the great civilization of ancient China, you will spend another day feasting on the striking autumn color in Jinta Populus Euphratica Forest in Jiuquan. From early to middle October, the golden leaves of Populus euphratica are the subject that shutterbugs complete to shoot. During your whole tour, worry-free service with knowledge tour guide, private transfer, hand-picked hotels, meals and tickets is offered.
Highlights of this tour
Zhangye / Danxia / Dunhuang
Xian / Dunhuang
Xian / Zhangye