Xinjiang tour 5
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Duration: 5 days, 4 nights
Kind of route: airway
Season: all year
Accommodation: Twin in hotels

Travel itinerary: Tashkent - Urumqi - Kashgar - Turpan - Urumqi - your city

Day 1 (Sat.): Tashkent - Urumqi (HY-507 06:00-11:35) - Kashgar (CZ-6805 17:30-19:15)
On arrival half day excursion to Xinjiang regional museum to see archaeological treasures from the Silk Road and Xinjiang's minority cultures. A display of well-preserved 3000 year old mummies, excavated from Loulan at Takla Makan desert.
Later transfer to the airport to take flight to Kashgar.
On arrival transfer to the hotel.
Overnight: Hotel International 4*, Hotel Yambu 3*.

Day 02 (Sun.): Kashgar - Turpan (N-38 13:06-09:15)
Morning visit colorful unique chaotic Great Sunday bazaar where you will see numerous sections: silk and cotton, knives, hats, pots and pans, fresh vegetables and fruits, carpets and jewellery, there is a separate livestock and horse section located 6 km from the main market.
Afternoon transfer to the railway station to take train to Turpan.
Overnight: Hotel Jiao he Minor 3*, Hotel Tuha 4*.

Day 03 (Mon.): Turpan
Full day sightseeing around Turpan:
Early morning visit picturesque Tuyoq ancient village (70 km) to see the oldest in Turpan area Buddhist caves dated back to the 4th c. Visit local Uygur families enjoy beautiful mountain and grapes sceneries.
Later visit the Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves (56 km) on the flanks of the Flaming Mountains, there are 67 caves dating from 317 to 1368, Bezeklik was an important center for Buddhist worship.
At the end of the day visit famous Grape valley (12 km) is a pleasant park with vineyards and fruit trees, there are special places for relaxing and eating the grapes and melons. Grapes were introduced to Turpan over 2000 years ago.
Overnight: Hotel Jiao he Minor 3*, Hotel Tuha 4*.

Day 04 (Tue.): Turpan - Urumqi 200 km
Half day visit: famous ruined Jiaohe city - capital of the State of South Cheshi. It was on of the 36 kingdoms of the Western region during the Han Dinasty. First settlements appeared there in 2 BC. City is comparatively well preserved.
Later visit the notable Emin Minaret (44 meters high, completed in 1778) and Mosque.
Afternoon depart for Urumqi.
On arrival transfer to hotel.
Overnight: Mirage Hotel 4* (B tower) or Snow Lotus 3*.

Day 05 (Wed.): Urumqi - Tashkent (HY-508 11:05-10:50) or next destination
Morning transfer to the airport for departure flight to Tashkent (or next destination).

End of the service.

As per the itinerary cost for the tour will be as follows, US$
Group Accommodation at 3* hotels Accommodation at 4* hotels
10-15 + 1 tour leader free 391 479
10-15 363 435
8-9 380 462
6-7 415 490
3-5 530 602
2 682 754
Single supplement 99 174
Supplement for lunches and dinners - US$ 88 per person.

Price includes: Price excludes:
  • Accommodation with breakfast;
  • Transport for transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary;
  • Service of English speaking local guide;
  • Entrance fees to museum and sites.
  • Airfares;
  • Visa fees;
  • Items of personal nature.

Airfares will be charged separately as follows:
    Kashgar-Urumqi - US$ 130 per person (discounted price);
    Urumqi-Kashgar - US$ 130 per person (discounted price).
Kindly note that airfares are subject to change.

Important notes!!!
- This route is certified;
- Tour program designed upon appropriate Uzbekistan Airways flight schedule: Tashkent - Urumqi (HY-507 06:00-11:35) - Kashgar (CZ-6805 17:30-19:15), Kashgar - Urumqi (CZ-6801 20:30-22:10), Urumqi - Tashkent (HY 16:00-15:40). The schedule valued till the end of October 2009;
- Kindly note that airfares are subject to change;
- Booking requests should no less than 21 days before the travel date;
- Cancellation of booking should be at least 15 days before check in date. In the event of a group cancellation (not individuals) within 14 days before arrival, an amount equivalent to one night's hotel accommodation will be charged;
- The above prices include 4% of agent commission;
- Prices for the tour are valid through the year 2011.

We hope you like the program and assure you that we are absolutely open to any suggestions to increase the range of our services for the entire satisfaction of our clients and are happy to meet your special requirements.

You can alter the duration of your tour and places of visits by adding one of the extensions. Our tour operator will work closely with to carefully prepare an itinerary based on your stated interests. - Your Ultimate Virtual Travel Guide in Central Asia!

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