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 - Alaer - Kucha (= Kuqa): approx. 738km, approx. 9hrs 8 min. 1N in Kuqa
Day06 Kucha – Korla: approx. 380km, approx. 6hrs. Visit Thousand Buddha Grottos (Caves) of Kizil. On the way, we can visit the Subash Ancient City. 1N in Korla
Day07 Korla – Turfan: asphalt road, approx. 420km, approx. 6hrs. Visit Bosten Lake en route. 2N in Turfan
Day08 Turfan - Urumqi: 193km, approx. 2hrs 44min, in the morning visit Emin Minarett (Sugong Ta), Karez and Jiaohe Ancient Town. Then drive to Urumqi. 1N in Urumqi
Day09 Urumqi - Takeshiken: approx. 562km, approx. 7hrs. 1N in Takeshiken
Day10 Takeshiken exit into Mongolia. Service ended.