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Bingling Temple
3 Days Lanzhou Short Break

Highlights: Gansu Provincial Musuem, White Pagoda Mountain, Bingling Temple

Though now as famous as Dunhuang and Zhangye, Lanzhou is a very important tourist destination in Gansu. Firstly it is the gateway to Zhangye and Dunhuang. Secondly, it has something unique to explore. In this tour, you will explore the best highlights of Lanzhou city area, such as White Pagoda Mountain, Gansu Museum, etc. After that, take a side trip to the famous Bingling Temple.

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Lamasery
4 Days Lanzhou Labrang Monastery Tour

Highlights: White Pagoda Mountain, Labrang Monastery, Songke Prairie

Wondering what you can get from this trip? An impressive constrast of different insects of Buddhism - Zen Buddhism and Tibetan Buddhism. Explore their difference from their architecture styles, history, arts, monks, etc. The biggest highlight is the "World University of Tibetan Buddhism" - Labrang Monastery.

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Maijishan Grottoes
4 Days Maijishan Grottoes & Lanzhou Culture Tour

Highlights: Maijishan Grottoes, Bingling Temple, Gansu Provincial Museum

Tianshui is not only the birthplace of Eight Diagrams, but also has one of the best Buddhist grottoes in China - Maijishan. This tour takes you to explore all of them, and extend your trip to Lanzhou. On route, you will also take an excursion tour to another famous Buddhist grottoes site in Gansu - Bingling Temple.

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Rongwu Monastery
5 Days Amdo Tibetan Culture Experience Tour

Highlights: Qinghai Lake, Taer Monastery, Rongwu Monastery, Labrang Monastery

You may have no idea that the whole Tibetan Region includes there separate areas - Tibet, Kam and Amdo. This 5 Days tour takes you to explore the famous Tibetan monasteries of Amdo areas, such as Taer Monastery, Rongwu Monastery, Labrang Monastery. You will also experience local Tibetan living culture.

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6 Days Hexi Corridor Discovery Tour(Zhangye/Jiayuguan/Dunhuang)

Lanzhou - Zhangye - Jiayuguan - Dunhuang

Around 1,600 years ago, the Buddhism was brought to China through the Hexi Corridor and expanded there. The armies of ancient China fought against the invasions from nomadic kingdoms in sumless battles at the Hexi Corridor. Merchants from Europe and Middle Asia entered the Hexi Corridor and got to Chang'an(Xian of today) for business. This tour takes you to explore this glorious wander land - Hexi Corridor.

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Taer Monastery Barbola
10 Days Qinghai & Gansu Highlights Tour

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

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

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Mogao Grottoes
9 Days Ancient Silk Road Treasure Tour

Tianshui - Lanzhou - Zhangye - Jiayuguan - Dunhuang

Gansu played a very important role in the development of Chinese civilization. Explore sites of relics existing more than one thousand years, such as Jiayuguan Pass, Mogao Grottoes, Maijishan Grottoes...also go to witness the beautiful Rainbow Mountains and Golden Desert.

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Bingling Temple
8 Days Gansu Highlights Tour

Lanzhou / Xiahe / Jiayuguan / Dunhuang

Traveling in Gansu is a quite difference 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.

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Xinjiang Tianchi Lake
11 Days Northwestern China Cultural Relic & Desert Landscape Tour

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, but 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.

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