Self Drive Tour along Northern Silk Road and Southern Silk Road from Irkeshtam to Ruili
Self Drive Tour along Northern Silk Road and Southern Silk Road from Irkeshtam to Ruili

Self Drive Tour along Northern Silk Road and Southern Silk Road from Irkeshtam to Ruili

- Self Drive Travel along Northern and Southern Silk Road from Kyrgyzstan through China to Myanmar
24 Days | (Kyrgyzstan) - Irkeshtam – Kashgar – Hotan - Kucha – Korla – Turfan – Hami - Dunhuang – Jiayuguan – Zhangye – Lanzhou – Tianshui – Hanzhong – Guangyuan - Chengdu – Leshan – Emeishan – Meigu - Xichang – Lugu Hu – Lijiang – Dali - Kunming – Ruili - (Myanmar)
Entrance Customs into China: Irkeshtam
Exit Customs from China: Mohan
Enter China from (Land Name): Ruili
Leave China to (Land Name): Myanmar
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Itinerary

Day01 Irkeshtam – Kashgar Enter China, drive to Kashgar, approx. 234km, approx. 3hrs 33min.
In the morning we arrive in Irkeshtam port between China and Kyrgyzstan. Leading car and your guide will meet you at Chinese country border. Then escort you to cross approx. 110km no man land and then get to Irkeshtam border. Guide will assist for custom formalities etc. The procedure is complex and might take a lot of time. So you may leave the border in the late afternoon. Drive to Kashgar. 3N in Kashgar

Day02 Kashgar: we will assist for custom formalities and car check, obtain your temporary drive license and vehicle tag etc.

Day03 Kashgar: city sightseeing. approx. 70km.
Our guide today will bring us to visit Kashgar includes the bazaar where many Uyghur people make business and the old city area of Kashgar, Id Kah Mosque and the Tomb of Abakh Hoja etc.

Day04 Kashgar - Khotan: 506km, 7hrs 10min. 1N in Khotan

Day05 Khotan – Kucha: 738km, 9hrs 8min. 1N in Kucha

Day06 Kucha – Kizil Thousand Buddha Cave – Subashi Ancient City - Korla: 295km, 6hrs. 1N in Korla
 
Day07 Korla – Bosten Lake – Turfan: 398km, 6hrs. 1N in Turfan

Day08 Turfan – Hami: 480km, 7hrs. On the way visit Flaming Mountain, Bezklik Thousand Buddha Cave and Gaochang Ruins. 1N in Hami

Day09 Hami – Liuyuan - Dunhuang: 400km, 6hrs. Visit Tomb of Hui-King in Hami, then drive to Dunhuang. 2N in Dunhuang

Day11 Dunhuang - Jiayuguan: asphalt road and highway, approx. 373km, approx. 6hrs. Visit Jiayuguan Tower and Hanging Great Wall. 1N in Jiayuguan

Day12 Jiayuguan – Zhangye (1483M): highway, approx.224km, approx.3hrs. On the way, view the mystery Danxia Landform. Visit Temple of the Great Buddha in Zhangye. 1N in Zhangye

Day13 Zhangye - Lanzhou: 523km, 6hrs 40min. Visit Big Buddhist Temple in Zhangye. 1N in Lanzhou

Day14 Lanzhou - Tianshui: 285km, 4hrs, highway. Visit Maijishan Grottoes. 1N in Tianshui

Day15 Tianshui - Xian: 318km, 4hrs 13min. Visit the Xian Ancient Wall. 2N in Xi’an

Day16 Xian: Terra-Cotta Warriors, Big Wild Goose Pagoda and Huimin Street.

Day17 Xian - Hanzhong - Guangyuan (Mingyuexia Ancient Pland): 432km, 5hrs 46min. 1N in Guangyuan

Day18 Guangyuan - Chengdu: 286km, 3hrs 34min. Visit Chengdu Panda Breeding Base. 1N in Chengdu

Day19 Chengdu - Ya’an - Xichang: 396km, highway. Walk along the Qionghai Lake. 1N in Xichang

Day20 Xichang - Luguhu Lake: 249km, 5hrs 19min. 1N in Luguhu
 
Day21 Luguhu - Lijiang: 293km, 7hrs. 2N in Lijiang

Day22 Lijiang: visit Lijiang Ancient Town.

Day23 Lijiang - Dali: 179km, 2hrs 37min. Drive to Dali. Visit Three Pagodas, boating on Erhai Lake, visit Dali ancient Town Dali. 1N in Dali

Day23 Dali – Ruili: 402km, 5hrs. 1N in Ruili

Day24 Ruili exit to Myanmar. Service ended.

Highlights
Discover the northern silk road along the footprint of Marco Polo
Drive through the Taklamakan Desert
Ancient road of Shu Kingdom
Discover the southern silk road
Minorities in South Yunnan
Self drive, a great way to discover and experience China!
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