Welcome to Xīnjiāng

China's largest province, Xīnjiāng (新疆) is the homeland of the Muslim Uighurs and a fast-changing region where ancient and modern grind up against each other in surprising ways. High-speed railways cross the Martian landscapes linking cities in hours rather than days, and the regional capital Ürümqi is a forest of high-rise apartments and glass skyscrapers; while in parts of the Silk Road oases of Kashgar, Hotan and... Read More

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Xīnjiāng adventures

$949 Small group tours

5-Night Private Tour: Silk Road From Urumqi to Dunhuang

This 5 nights classic private tour takes you to explore Chinese section of ancient Silk Road northern route from Urumqi to Dunhuang. You will travel the path of thousands of merchants and camel caravans and witness its changes in modern days. Attractions you will visit during this tour includes Mogao Grottos, Turpan Oasis, Loulan Mummies, and Heavenly Lake located on the northern side of Tianshan Mountains.

$327.50 Small group tours

2-Day Private Tour in Xi’an: Terracotta Warriors and Hua Shan Hike

This 2-day private tour in Xi’an will take you to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Terracotta Warriors and Emperor Qin’s mausoleum. Enjoy an authentic Chinese meal in a local family’s home and embark on an easy, moderate or challenging hike on Hua Shan, featuring endless scenic views. Your trip includes overnight accommodation, private transport and an expert private guide.

$319.99 Small group tours

2-Day Luoyang Private Tour from Xi'an by High Speed Train

Discover the rich cultural heritage of Luoyang on this 2-day private tour of significant historic sites. Learn about Buddhist art and history at the UNESCO-listed Longmen Grottoes and explore the Luoyang Museum to see various ancient relics from China’s Zhou Dynasty. Tour the Museum of Luoyang Eastern Zhou Royal Horse and Chariot Pits, where significant remains are well preserved in underground tombs. Enjoy a kung fu performance at the Shaolin Temple and gain insight into this Chinese martial art. A private guide ensures an in-depth and personalized experience.

$293.99 Small group tours

2-Day Pingyao Private Tour: Ancient Town and Shuanglin Temple by High-Speed Train from Xi'an

This private 2-day tour of Pingyao, led by a knowledgeable local guide, introduces you to Pingyao Ancient Town and beyond. See the old city’s main landmarks such as the City Wall, with time to explore the famous Ming-Qing Street or other attractions on your own before a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Shuanglin Temple. A private tour ensures an in-depth, educational and personalized experience. Round-trip rail transport from Xi’an, overnight accommodation with breakfast, and transport by minivan are included.

$316 Small group tours

2-Night Best of Xi'an Tour: Terracotta Warriors and City Sightseeing with Private Round-Trip Transfer from Airport or Train Station

See the highlights of Xi'an on a 2-night private tour, including the Ancient City Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Terracotta Warriors. Your professional private guide will share historical knowledge of this beguiling city and transport you by private vehicle to each site. Find historical relics on display at the Shaanxi History Museum, view centuries-old Buddhist artifacts and stand under the Bell and Drum Towers along the Xi’an wall. No trip to China is complete without visiting the Terracotta Army of Emperor Qin’s Mausoleum!