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cnBeijing
2nights
cnXian
2nights
cnDunhuang
1night
cnTurpan
1day
kzAlmaty
9nights
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2nights
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Silk Road Classic
Small group tour
us$ USD
Price per person
21 days
Trip Type
Small group tour
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Beijing
2nights
Chinacn
Regent Hotel
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Regent Hotel
Regent Hotel
5-star hotel
  |  CN, 99 Jinbao St, Dong Dan, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing, 100005
1 Standard Double Regent Hotel
2nights
1 Standard Double Regent Hotel
1 Room
2 Guests
Experiences
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Morning
Exploring Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden City
Exploring Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden City
Morning
Visit to the Great Wall of China & Ming Tombs
Visit to the Great Wall of China & Ming Tombs
Chinese Visa Processing Service
Chinese Visa Processing Service
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Arrival Private Airport Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure Private Airport Transfer Sedan
Included
Rail
Beijing
6 h
Xian
Xian
Xian
2nights
Chinacn
Sofitel Xian on Renmin Square
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Sofitel Xian on Renmin Square
Sofitel Xian on Renmin Square
5-star hotel
  |  CN, 19 Dong Xin Jie, BeiYuanMen XiaoChi YiTiao Jie, Xincheng Qu, Xian Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, Xian, 710004
1 Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
2nights
1 Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
1 Room
2 Guests
Experiences
Schedule
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Morning
Xian City Sightseeing and Exploring the Terracotta Army
Xian City Sightseeing and Exploring the Terracotta Army
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Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure Private Transfer Sedan
Included
Rail
Xian
23 h
Dunhuang
Dunhuang
Dunhuang
1night
Chinacn
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1night
2 Guests
Experiences
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Morning
Gobi Desert Camel Ride
Gobi Desert Camel Ride
Morning
Dunhuang City Tour
Dunhuang City Tour
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Arrival transfer
Not included
Departure transfer
Not included
Rail
Dunhuang
3.5 h
Turpan
Turpan
1day
Chinacn
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Morning
Turpan City Tour
Turpan City Tour
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Arrival transfer
Not included
Departure transfer
Not included
Rail
Turpan
35 h
Almaty
Almaty
Almaty
9nights
Kazakhstankz
Golden Eagle Train
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Golden Eagle Train
Golden Eagle Train
5-star hotel
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Golden Eagle Train
9nights
Golden Eagle Train
2 Guests
Experiences
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Morning
Almaty City Tour
Almaty City Tour
Morning
Tashkent City Tour
Tashkent City Tour
Morning
Samarkand City Tour
Samarkand City Tour
Morning
 Bukhara City Tour
Bukhara City Tour
Morning
 Merv Sightseeing Tour
Merv Sightseeing Tour
Morning
Ashgabat City Tour
Ashgabat City Tour
Morning
Khiva Sightseeing Tour
Khiva Sightseeing Tour
Morning
Volgograd City Tour
Volgograd City Tour
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Arrival transfer
Not included
Departure transfer
Not included
Rail
Almaty
60 h
Moscow
Moscow
2nights
Russiaru
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow
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Four Seasons Hotel Moscow
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow
5-star hotel
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow
2nights
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow
2 Guests
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Morning
Walking Tour of the Kremlin, Armoury Chamber & the Heart of Moscow
Walking Tour of the Kremlin, Armoury Chamber & the Heart of Moscow
Russian Visa Processing Service
Russian Visa Processing Service
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Arrival Private Airport Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure Private Airport Transfer Sedan
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What’s included:
  • Accommodation at remarkable downtown hotels in Beijing, Xian, Dunhuang and Moscow;
  • 10 nights on board of the Golden Eagle train;
  • Nights on board the Shangri-La Express;
  • Full Russian, Uzbek, Turkmen, and Chinese visa processing service for US, Canadian, Australian, and New Zealand citizens. Visa support service (invitation) for customers from all other countries;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation throughout the itinerary with professional drivers;
  • Rich sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with experienced guides;
  • English Speaking Group Leader throughout the tour;
  • Full board starting with dinner on the first day and ending with breakfast on the last day;
  • Welcome and Farewell dinners;
  • Limited drinks for lunches and dinners;
  • Unlimited drinks from Standard Menu for Gold Class;
  • 24-hour service attendant and doctor on board;
  • Porter services at all railway stations;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • All gratuities;
  • Breathtaking sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Support line during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

Note:

1. Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.

2. We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

Stress-free Booking Book your journey without stress and at convenient pace. You can pay a deposit of 20% to book any tour in any major currency; the final balance will be due 90 days before start date. In event if you decide to change or postpone your trip, you can transfer your deposit to any other packages we offer. Cruise bookings and special offers may be subject to different booking terms.

Trip Assurance If you need our assistance during your trip, you can call our support line available from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. (CET) on weekdays and weekends.

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Price per person
21 days
Trip Type
Small group tour
Travelers
Please select date
Silk Road Classic
Small group tour
us$ USD
Beijing
2nights
Chinacn
Regent Hotel
Regent Hotel
1 Standard Double Regent Hotel
1 Room
2 Guests
2nights
Experiences
Schedule
Included experiences
Exploring Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden City
Exploring Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden City
After breakfast, you meet your guide and go on a fantastic sightseeing tour around the most renowned Beijing landmarks. You start with a visit to the legendary Tiananmen Square, where the mausoleum of Mao Zedong, the National Museum of China, the House of People's Meetings and the monument to the National Heroes are located. Then you enjoy a guided walking tour through the former residence of the Ming and Qing dynasties - the Forbidden City. You explore its numerous awe-inspiring halls and mysterious temples. Following lunch, you visit the fantastic ensemble of lakes, gardens and imperial buildings - the Summer Palace, and take a walk at the famous Silk Store, where you can buy some traditional Chinese souvenirs and various silk products. After the tour, you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free. Lunch included
Visit to the Great Wall of China & Ming Tombs
Visit to the Great Wall of China & Ming Tombs
Following breakfast you enjoy a wonderful guided tour of the real icon of the country - the Great Wall of China, to see one of its best-preserved and unique sections that has less tourists - the Mutianyu Great Wall. After spending some unforgettable time strolling at this majestic human-made miracle of world's architecture, you enjoy lunch in a local restaurant followed by a visit to the Jade Factory where you will learn more about the process of carving into the jade and creating amazing pieces of art. Your tour finishes with a visit to the famous Ming Tombs - the burial site of 13 Ming Dynasty emperors. You are then transferred back to Beijing and have the rest of the day at leisure. Lunch included
Chinese Visa Processing Service
Chinese Visa Processing Service
For US, Australian and New Zealand citizens.
Want to add more experiences
Arrival Private Airport Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure Private Airport Transfer Sedan
Included
Beijing, Beijing
Rail6 h /
Xian, Xian
Xian
Xian
2nights
Chinacn
Sofitel Xian on Renmin Square
Sofitel Xian on Renmin Square
1 Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
1 Room
2 Guests
2nights
Experiences
Schedule
Included experiences
Xian City Sightseeing and Exploring the Terracotta Army
Xian City Sightseeing and Exploring the Terracotta Army
Want to add more experiences
Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure Private Transfer Sedan
Included
Xian, Xian
Rail23 h / Overnight onboard
Dunhuang, Dunhuang
Dunhuang
Dunhuang
1night
Chinacn
2 Guests
1night
Experiences
Schedule
Included experiences
Gobi Desert Camel Ride
Gobi Desert Camel Ride
Dunhuang City Tour
Dunhuang City Tour
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Arrival transfer
Not included
Departure transfer
Not included
Dunhuang, Dunhuang
Rail3.5 h / Overnight train
Turpan, Turpan
Turpan
1day
Chinacn
Experiences
Schedule
Included experiences
Turpan City Tour
Turpan City Tour
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Arrival transfer
Not included
Departure transfer
Not included
Turpan, Turpan
Rail35 h / Shangri-La Express
Almaty, Almaty
Almaty
Almaty
9nights
Kazakhstankz
Golden Eagle Train
Golden Eagle Train
Golden Eagle Train
2 Guests
9nights
Experiences
Schedule
Included experiences
Almaty City Tour
Almaty City Tour
Tashkent City Tour
Tashkent City Tour
Samarkand City Tour
Samarkand City Tour
 Bukhara City Tour
Bukhara City Tour
 Merv Sightseeing Tour
Merv Sightseeing Tour
Ashgabat City Tour
Ashgabat City Tour
Khiva Sightseeing Tour
Khiva Sightseeing Tour
Volgograd City Tour
Volgograd City Tour
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Arrival transfer
Not included
Departure transfer
Not included
Almaty, Almaty
Rail60 h / Today you board Golden Eagle premium train and enjoy your ride through Kazakhstan towards the capital of Moscow. You will spend approx 2 days onboard, besides stopping to tour beautiful cities like Tashkent, Samarkand, Bukhara, Merv, Ashgabat, Khiva, and Volgograd.
Moscow, Moscow
Moscow
2nights
Russiaru
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow
2 Guests
2nights
Experiences
Schedule
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Included experiences
Walking Tour of the Kremlin, Armoury Chamber & the Heart of Moscow
Walking Tour of the Kremlin, Armoury Chamber & the Heart of Moscow
Get ready for an unforgettable six hours of sightseeing with the top local guide in Moscow. Discover the best of the city from the iconic gems of the Red Square to the world-famous Fabergé eggs.
Russian Visa Processing Service
Russian Visa Processing Service
Sit back and relax while we will take care of your Russian visa. Full Russian visa processing service for US, Canadian, Australian and New Zealand citizens. Visa support service (invitation) for customers from all other countries.
Want to add more experiences
Arrival Private Airport Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure Private Airport Transfer Sedan
Included
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