Palace Museum; The Temple of Heaven; The Tombs of the Kings in Xixia Dynasty; Badan Jaran Shaomo; The Palace of Alxa; Dafo Temple
Introduction of the itinerary
Itinerary day by day
Fly to Yinchuan, and then transfer to hotel.
Yinchuan/ Alxa Zouqi
Visit The Tombs of the Kings in Xixia Dynasty.. Walk in the park and see as more scenic spots as possible. Head for Alax Zuoqi by bus and visit the Alax Palace. Visit the Jades Street in Alax.
Alxa Zuoqi/ Badain Jaran Desert
Head for Badain Jaran Desert (one day drive). If time allows, we can watch the ancient murals on the cliff.
3 days’ trekking in Badain Jaran Desert
Trek 15 KM each day
Badain Jaran Desert/ Alxa Youqi
Visit the Badain Jaran Temp, desert palace and Badan lake. Have lunch nearby the Badan lake. Then cross the desert by the local Beijing jeep and go back to highway. Come back to Alxa Youqi by bus. Stay at hotel.
Alxa Youqi/ Zhangye/ Lanzhou
Head for Zhangye by bus. Visit The Dafo Temple. After luch, drive to Lanzhou.
Transfer to airport.
Extra for the single room
The price includes
Hotels with 2 or 3 stars or the best local hotels or hostels.
We could arrange the guide according to the client’s language requirement. But for the French or German group, we could guarantee you the French or Germany speaking guide, only if there’re more than 6 people in your group.
All the entrance fees are included.
NAVO Offers (in trekking period):
chef; cookers & dishware; double-person camp; mattress; yaks or horse for carrying bag gages
Guest provides (in trekking period):
sleeping bag for cold condition; personal clothes; trekking equipment; camera; sunglasses; crutch; canteen, raincoat etc
The price doesn’t include
International air tickets.
The price is not available for:
The National Celebration Day (Oct.01-07)
A: The first time NAVO went to Badain Jaran Desert is in Oct.2005 B: The first time we organized the trek in Badain Jaran is in Apr. 2006. And the guest is from France. C: NAVO has at least 400 pieces of pictures of this itinerary.