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Silk Road Explorer | 27 days | Go Beyond Group Tour | from £3,990pp

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Physical Rating - Level 2
X A reasonable level of fitness is required, as you'll be spending time on your feet and doing a bit of walking to cover short distances during your daily sightseeing. There will also be some climbing of steps and climbing on and off of coaches and boats. Learn More

Follow in the footsteps of intrepid adventurers by journeying along one of the world's most famous trading routes, the Silk Road. Beginning in ancient Xian, venture across this vast land to reach the fascinating outpost of Kashgar.

Group Tour includes:

  • International flights and current taxes
  • 4 star accommodation
  • Visa fees for UK passport holders
  • Domestic transportation
  • All meals
  • Maximum group size 18 passengers
  • Touring with guides and entrance fees

Tour Highlights

Xian

Come face to face with Xian's most famous army, the Terracotta Warriors

Xian

Mogao Grottoes

See the exhibits of Buddhist paintings, statues and sculptures

Mogao Grottoes

Xinjiang

Visit the striking red sandstone Flaming Mountains and the elegant Emin Minaret

Xinjiang

Tian Chi

Relax and unwind at the alpine banks of placid Heavenly Lake

Tian Chi

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Silk Road Explorer - Tour Itinerary

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Any customer looking to travel between September - December 2019 should refer to the 2019 Tour Dossier

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Tour Dates & Prices

All of our tour departures include international flights and taxes in the price. If the dates we have available for this tour don't suit your needs, or you are not sure travelling as part of a group is for you, maybe a Private Tour would be more ideal. If your tour departs in less than 30 days, please call our travel experts to book.

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Special Offers

Travel partner flies free or solo travellers save 50% on airfare - discounts vary and are shown per person below.

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Useful Information

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Sample Tour Hotels

We draw from a wide range of hotels on our holidays, each one is chosen to suit the tour you are travelling on meaning your accommodation can range from a smart business hotel in one city to a family run guesthouse in a smaller town. Here are some examples of the type of hotel you can expect to find on this tour.

  • King Dynasty Hotel
    King Dynasty Hotel

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  • Changxin International Hotel
    Changxin International Hotel

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  • Xi Ling Hotel
    Xi Ling Hotel

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  • Great Wall Hotel
    Great Wall Hotel

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  • Jin Ye Hotel
    Jin Ye Hotel

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  • Turpan Hotel
    Turpan Hotel

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  • Tianyuan International Hotel
    Tianyuan International Hotel

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  • Bintuan Grand Hotel
    Bintuan Grand Hotel

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  • Zhongle Six Star Hotel
    Zhongle Six Star Hotel

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