How Long does it Take to Travel the Silk Road?

November 19th 2019 17:23:00

How Long does it Take to Travel the Silk Road?

Ancient Silk Road was an important overland trade route formed in the Western Han Dynasty. This trade route is about 7000km, crossing different countries. Xi'an City is the beginning of the Ancient Silk Road. Nowadays, Silk Road Tours have been more and more popular for travelers around the world. But many travelers would ask how long it took to travel the Silk Road. It depends on where the traveler wanted to go. Generally speaking, if your time is enough, you'd better spend more than a month to travel Silk Road. But there are also a few short tours for you to choose for about 10 days to 15 days. Because of the length of Silk Road, there are many gobies and deserts during your tour. You may spend more time on the way than visiting. However, when you experience the Silk Road Tour, you would be amazed by the magnificent views during your tour.

Most Popular Attractions in Silk Road Tour

           City                                       Attractions Tour Duration
          Xi'an Terracotta,Ancient City Wall,Big Wild Goose Pagoda,Huaqing Pool
2  days
       Luoyang Longmen Grottoes,Shaolin Temple,White Horse Temple 2   days
       Lanzhou Bingling Tousand Buddha Caves 1  day
     Jiayuguan Jiayuguan Pass,Weijin Tombs,The Great Wall on the Cliff 1  day
    Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes,Echoing-Sand Mountain and Crescent Lake,Yumenguan Pass 2 days
       Turpan Jiaohe Ruins,Gaochang Ruins,Sugong Minaret,Karez Well,Tuyoq Vally,Flaming Mountain 2 days
       Urumqi Heavenly Lake,Xinjiang International Grand Bazaar 1 day
      Aksu Kuqa
Kizil Thousand Buddha Caves,Subashi Ruins 2 days
       Kashgar Id Kah Mosque,Apak Hoja Tomb,Old Town,Sunday Bazaar,Karakul Lake
2 days

Suggested Silk Road Travel Itineraries

13 Days China Silk Road Tour from Xi'an to Urumqi                     

18 Days Silk Road Culture Diversity Adventure