Child of the Yellow River
Located on the banks of Yellow River, middle of Gansu Province, Lanzhou is often served as an important transfer hub to further northwest destinations, like Zhangye, Dunhuang, Xinjiang, etc. It was also one of the major cities on China’s “Ancient Silk Road”. The culture of Yellow River and “Ancient Silk Road” are two most famous features of Lanzhou. This 3-day short trip takes you to explore the best highlights in Lanzhou, such as city landmarks of White Pagoda Mountain, Iron Bridge of Yellow River, Gansu Provincial Museum, and make a side trip to the over 1,500 years’ old Bingling Temple.
Highlights of this tour
Lanzhou - Xiahe - Linxia - Lanzhou
Tianshui - Lanzhou - Zhangye
Tianshui - Lanzhou - Zhangye - Jiayuguan - Dunhuang
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