Silk Road Explorer
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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 and its famous Sunday market.

Tour Highlights

Xian

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

Mogao Grottoes

See the exhibits of Buddhist paintings, statues and sculptures

Xinjiang

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

Tian Chi

Relax and unwind at the alpine banks of placid Heavenly Lake

What's Included?

26 Day Silk Road Explorer Tour Itinerary

Our Silk Road Explorer itinerary has been intricately designed for those who wish to see iconic sites and magnificent treasures. You'll travel with the assurance that all your arrangements are taken care of, with international flights, accommodation and all the touring listed below. You will be accompanied by our industry-leading National Escorts whose unparalleled knowledge and talent will turn your tour into an unforgettable experience.

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TOUR HOTELS

Wendy Wu Tours inspect all of our hotels to ensure they meet the high levels of service which we require for our guests. We pick the right hotel for the specific destination, meaning your accommodation can range from a smart business hotel in one city to a family run guesthouse in a smaller town. If the hotels listed below for your tour are not available on your chosen departure date, hotels of a similar standard will be used.

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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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.

Hong Kong for free

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Useful Information

What the experts say

At Wendy Wu Tours we are all avid adventurers, constantly seeking out the best ways for you to experience Asia. That's why we are Asia experts and the UK's leading Asia tour operator - our customer reviews and numerous awards say it all. This website is all about showcasing both Asia's top sights and its magnificent hidden gems; about the plethora of different types of authentic and exciting experiences that we can offer you; and about giving you the very best holiday, whether it's your first visit or your 10th. Wendy Wu and the team look forward to welcoming you to Asia soon!

Call us on 0800 1445 282 to book this tour

Experience

  • UK's leading Asia Specialist
  • Over 19 years of experience
  • Friendly, knowledgeable regional specialists
  • Experienced English speaking tour guides

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  • Everything's included in the price
  • Award-winning service
  • Carefully planned itineraries
  • Fully ABTA and ATOL protected

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