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Far Away in Xiahe

4-Day, Xian, Lanzhou, Xiahe, Private Tour (CT-XA-5)

Far Away in Xiahe
Far Away in Xiahe


Peggie Lv,

Tour Manager

Traveling to Xiahe and visit its interesting monastery and nunnery. Enjoying an overnight train ride and some local cuisine.

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Day by Day Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Xi'an to Lanzhou (Overnight Train T38 2310 - 0628)

Destinations & activities: Overnight train to Lanzhou

Today you will take an overnight train to Lanzhou.


- Smart Tips:

  • Train station transfer will be on your own arrangement. Make sure you arrive in the station at least half an hour before the departure.
  • Please keep an eye on your stuff during the train trip.
  • Meals:None

    Day 2

    Lanzhou to Xiahe

    Far Away in Xiahe

    Destinations & activities: Train station transfer, boat trip to visit Binglingsi Temple

    Morning arrive in Lanzhou. Our Lanzhou local tour guide will pick you up at the station and take you for simple breakfast. After a break, we will take a boat trip to visit the famous Binglingsi Temple, aka Thousand Buddha Caves.

    After lunch, we will drive to Xiahe. Check in upon arrival.


    - Smart Tips:

  • The drive to Xiahe takes about 4 and a half hours.
  • Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 3


    Far Away in Xiahe

    Destinations & activities: Labrang Monastery, Great Nunnery and visit a Tibetan family

    Labrang Monastery, an expanding complex of temples and schools, is the main focus for local residents and travelers alike. Home to the nuns, Great Nunnery is a peaceful spiritual resort for the nuns. Today, we will also visit a local Tibetan family.


    - Smart Tips:

  • Please don't touch anything while you are at a monastery or nunnery.
  • Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 4

    Xiahe to Lanzhou, Lanzhou to Xi'an (Overnight Train T54 1405 - 2205)

    Destinations & activities: Land transfer to train station in Lanzhou

    After breakfast, we will be on the way to Lanzhou. Our Lanzhou tour guide will get you to the train station. Enjoy the lanscape passing through your window on the way home.


    - Smart Tips:

  • Train station transfer in Xi'an will be on your own arrangement.
  • Meals: Breakfast

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    Price Inclusion

    • Entrance fees.
    • Meals listed in the itinerary.
    • Private transfers.
    • Private English-speaking guide and driver.
    • Hotels listed in the itinerary.
    • Service Charge & Taxes.
    • China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
    • Luggage Transfers.

    Price Exclusion

    • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
    • China Entry Visa Fees.
    • Excess Baggage Charges.
    • Personal Expenses.
    • Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
    • Single Room Supplement.

    Special Terms

    • Price may change during some Chinese festivals.
    • Price is subject to change based on exchange rate.
    • We accept both on-line payment (by Paypal® and Moneybookers®) and wire transfer.
    • A deposit of 10% ot the total cost is required when you confirm your booking.
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    Tour Highlights

    • Full package including the transfer hotels meals and guiding
    • Thousand Buddha Caves by a boat trip
    • Reomote monastery and nunnery in Xiahe

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    Please take some sunblock, hat and shades to protect yourself from sunburn.

    Please ask for permission before taking any photos of the monks in the monastery.

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