This tour includes the highlights and some "off the beaten track" spots in the lesser-known province of Ningxia in northern China. It's unique landscape and climate offers great scenery in this once in a lifetime experience. You will visit the main cities in the province. The best times for this tour are from the spring-autumn months.
After your arrival you will be picked up atÂ Yinchuan Airport and transferred to your hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is at your leisure. Our local guides will be happy to show you around the best shops and restaurants around the hotel.
The morning consists of an hour drive (50 km) to Helanshan Mountain. You will spend about two hours exploring the mountain. Lunch will be arranged at a mountaintop restaurant with fantastic aerial views. After lunch, we will drive you about 45 minutes to see the West Xia Mausoleum and spend about an hour and a half to visiting the site. Itâ€™s about a 45-minute drive back to your hotel from the mausoleum.
In the morning you will be driven about an hour and a half to see the 108 Pagodas on the way to Zhongwei. After about an hour at the site, it is another hour and a half (120 km) drive to Zhongwei. We will stop in Zhongwei for lunch before heading to the Shapotou Desert. The visit takes about 2-3 hours before heading to your hotel for check-in.
Today you will first visit the Gao Temple in Zhongwei. After the temple you will be drive 200 km (about three hours) to the Xumishan Grottoes in Guyuan. After visiting the Grottoes we will drive you to the Guyuan Hotel for check-in.
Morning departure to Wuzhong to visit the Tongxin Great Mosque. Itâ€™s about an hour and a half (120 km) drive from Guyuan. Lunch will be provided at a restaurant near the mosque. After lunch we will drive you about two hours (200 km) to the city of Yinchuan. You will visit Shui dong gou before being driven to your hotel for a late afternoon check-in.
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your next destination.
$1300 per person
based on two people
$1400 per person
based on two people
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