Silk Road & Yangtze River

Day 01 Arrive in Beijing


Arrive in Beijing,  the Capital of China and home to many wonders. To be met at the airport then transferred to your hotel. Free at leisure for the rest of the first day.

Hotel: Gloria Plaza Hotel****


Day 02 Beijing


Today, you will initially visit the Tian’anmen Square, reputed as the biggest public square in the world, which can hold one million people. Then visit the Forbidden City, renowned as the largest preserved ancient architectural complex in China and the world at large. After lunch, you will visit the Summer Palace, which is the largest existing imperial grand garden in China. In the evening enjoy the Peking Roasted Duck which is renowned as the most delicious food of Beijing. (B/L/SD)


Day 03 Beijing


After breakfast, you will visit the marvelous Great Wall, the most outstanding representation of Great Wall. Proceed to one of the ming tombs Changling, the tomb of Emperor Yong Le (reign 1403-1424) and Empress Xu Shi, which is the largest and best preserved of the 13 Ming Tombs near Beijing. (B/L/D)


Day 04 Beijing / Urumqi


This morning, visit the Temple of Heaven, the most holy of Beijing's Imperial temples. This is where the Emperor came every winter solstice to worship heaven and to solemnly pray for a good harvest. Take an afternoon flight to Urumqi. Tonight visit the Great Bazza. Coversing an area of 39,888 sq m, the Great Bazzar in Urumqi is one of the biggest in the world.  (B/L/D)

Hotel: Xin Jiang Grand Hotel


Day 05 Urumqi
This morning, visit Heavenly Lake. A boat cruise will be arranged for you to explore the beautiful mountain lake famed as the "jewel in the crown". Proceed to Southern Pasture. It's landscape stretches into the distance and is painted with flocks of sheep and horses and yaks grazing among the wild flowers. Then visit the Kazakh Yurts, where you can have a special experience of Kazak nomad life. Tonight a Roast Lamb Dinner will be served.  (B/L/SD)

Day 06 Urumqi ~ Turpan


After breakfast, transfer to Turpan. Tour the Jiaohe Ruins, and Karez Well. Then to the Grape Valley, where you will have a visit to the local Uigur familly. After dinner, enjoy a singing and dangcing show. (B/L/D)

Hotel: Oasis Hotel (best local hotel)


Open on Jan 18,2008, The Sunworld Hotel (formerly the Tianlun Songhe Hotel) is located in the center of downtown Beijing at the corner of Wangfujing and Dengshikou (the “Golden Street” and “Silver Street” of Beijing). The hotel is near many famous historical and cultural landmarks, including the Forbidden City. There are many commercial buildings and shopping malls in close vicinity of the hotel and transportation is very convenient. There are also many places of interest to visit like the “Siheyuan” (the Chinese Bungalow). The new design of our distinguished hotel reveals a beautiful blend of modern simplicity, magnificence, and elegance with its arrangement of lighting, furniture, and artwork.

The 308 guest rooms and suites have been designed with a traditional but refined style. The hotel features many amenities. Our fully equipped recreation center includes a gymnasium, a sauna, and massage services. The banquet hall and meeting rooms offer ideal venues for business or pleasure. From business meetings to elaborate celebrations, this elegant environment provides you with everything you need. Delicious Chinese and Western cuisines are also available from our wonderful restaurants.

From our services to our amenities, the Sunworld Hotel strives to make your stay a pleasant experience. Wherever you are in the hotel, whether the lobby, restaurants, or rooms, you will enjoy a particular modern charm.

    Location: Distance from Centre of city 0 Km, from the airport 25 Km, from the railway station 3 Km

    Surroundings: Wangfujing Street, Forbiddent City 

    Addr: 88 Dengshikou, Dongcheng District
    Tel :0086-10-5816 8999

Set comfortably between the sleek modernity of the business district and the ancient hutongs of traditional China, The Regent Beijing is in an ideal position to offer a complete experience of Beijing. Strategically located in the heart of the city's prime cultural and commercial district, the hotel is approximately 10 to 15 minutes walk to Wangfujing shopping districts, the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square and 45 minutes drive to the international airport.

Combining great location, world class personalized service and premium facilities amidst a classic contemporary environment; The Regent Beijing sets the new culture in China's dynamic metropolis.

Designed in a classic yet contemporary style, the 500 luxurious guestrooms and suites are spacious and boast modern features and stylish amenities. Some rooms enjoy panoramic views of the spectacular Forbidden City.

The Regent Beijing promises personalized and intuitive service. An array of services are available for our guest's convenience. Guests at The Regent Beijing are provided with a range of on-site recreation options. For those who wish to pamper themselves, a spa sanctuary offers ten private rooms for massage and treatments. A large, fully-equipped fitness centre and indoor swimming pools are ideal for keeping in shape, cooling off or just relaxing. While, a selection of luxury boutique shops, housed in the Hotel, make for excellent browsing.

    Location: Distance from Centre of city 0 Km, from the airport 26 Km, from the railway station 8 Km

    Surroundings: Wangfujing Street

    Addr:No.99,Jinbao Street,Dongcheng District

    Tel :0086-10-8522 1888