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Northwest Plateau and Silk Road Exploration-Xining, Huangyuan, Wulan, Dachaidan

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Day 1: Xining- Kanbula- Xining

Stop At: Kanbula National Forest Park, Jainca, Huangnan, Qinghai, China
After breakfast we head to Kabula National Geo-part, admiring all that evolution had been created by the nature.and then drive back to Xining.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Huangyuan Hotel


Day 2: Xining- Qinghaihu lake- Wulan

Pass By: Qinghaihu, Gonghe, Hainan, Qinghai, China
We leave at hotel in the morning, and head to Qinghaihu, Qinghaihu lake is the biggest salty lake in China, we can see some rape flowers if we are enough lucky .the scenery is gorgeous on the way.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in Wulan Hotel

Day 3: Ulan- Alien ruins- Dachaidan

Stop At: 外星人遗址, Delhi, Haixi, Qinghai, China
After breakfast, we start from Ulan County, continue the journey to Dachaidan, we will go to visit a very mysterious place,-Delingha alien ruins on the way, this is also the first place which was found desert circle in China, the dozens of root iron pipe is in a mountain , according to the research , these compounds formed in the pipeline millions of years ago, the local people living in the earliest history of only 30 thousand years. After visiting the alien ruins continue to drive to dacaidan.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Dachaidan Hotel

Day 4: Dachaidan- Mingshashan- Dunhuang

Stop At: Yumen Pass, 90 Km Northwest of Dunhuang, Dunhuang 736200 China
After breakfast leaving from Dachaidan, we will say goodbye to the Tibetan plateau and head to Yumen Pass,it was built in the Han Dynasty, is the most important point in the Chinese Silk Road, is the western end of the Great Wall, is an important part of the system of military defense, although after thousands of years of wind and rain erosion, still stands in the Gobi desert, is one of the most preserved Han great wall in China.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Dunhuang Hotel

Day 5: Dunhuang- Yumenguan- Dunhuang

Stop At: Crescent Moon Pool, 5km South of Dunhuang, Dunhuang 736200 China
After breakfast, we head to Mingsha mountain. you will have the opportunity to experience the fun of camel riding in the desert and the different items such as slippery sand and so on.or climb up to the dunes of the desert to shoot the magical moon pool . In the afternoon, You will have more time to explore this town.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Dunhuang Hotel

Day 6: Dunhuang- Mogao grottos- Yumen

Stop At: Mogao Caves, West of Hexi Zoulang, Dunhuang 736200 China
After breakfast, continue our journey to Dunhuang, today we are going to visit the one of the four famous Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, Mogao Grottoes is the world cultural heritage, is also the most abundant largest, the world Buddhist art place in China.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Yumen Hotel

Day 7: Yumen- Jiayuguan pass- Linze

Stop At: Great Wall at Jiayuguan Pass, Southwest of Jiayuguan, Jiayuguan 735100 China
After breakfast we drive to Jiayuguan, is which the most western pass of the Ming Great Wall, is known as one of the Chinese traffic fortress, the three wonders of the Great Wall (East Shanhaiguan, Zhenbeitai, Jiayuguan) .
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Linze City Hotel

Day 8: Linze- Qicai danxia- Binggou- Zhangye

Stop At: Shenghua Culture Hotel, China, Gansu, 临泽 Linze Xian, 丹霞七彩镇 邮政编码: 734200
After breakfast visit Zhangye Qicai Danxia Geological Park. Bedding staggered lines, colorful colors, dazzling magnificent drawing, known as the palette of god. In the afternoon, we visit the Bingou  Danxia Geological Park,It is totally different with Qicai Danxia park,more magic and splendid,returned to Zhangye.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in Zhangye City Hotel
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