1 Day Dunhuang Tour
To Mogao Grottoes, Echoing-Sand Dune And
Crescent Moon Lake
Tour Code: Dunhuang_02
1. Tour Itinerary
Our guide will meet you at the railway
station or your hotel in Dunhuang. Experience
a short camel-riding along the Echoing-Sand
Dune to reach the Crescent Lake. After
lunch, visit Mogao Grottoes. After the
tour, be transferred to your hotel in
Dune: It offers best picture-book
desert scenery. The dune, surrounded
by rolling ridges and precipitous cliffs,
reaches a relative height of 250 meters.
Lake: The oasis meets the
desert. Crescent lake was formed
by spring water trickling up into
a depression between huge sand
dunes, forming a crescent-shaped
Grottoes: This honeycomb of
caves was constructed over a millennium,
from the 4th to the 14th centuries,
and represents the height of Buddhist
art and the world's richest treasure
house of Buddhist sutras, murals
and sculptures. During its heyday,
the cave complex had thousands
of caves, and today, a total of
492 grottoes, 45,000 square-metres
of murals, 2,400 painted statues
and over 250 residential caves
This tour does not
include hotel accommodation.
2. Hotel Accommodation
3. Service Inclusions For The Above Tour:
Chinese lunch in local Chinese restaurant
as specified in the above itinerary.
2. Pick-up service
Transport between hotel and all the sights
by air-conditioned tour coach.
The main entrance tickets for the sights
4. Guiding service
English-speaking tour guide.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
We highly recommend that you purchase
full coverage travel insurance from you
country of origin.
4. Service Exclusions For The Above Tour:
1. Hotel accommodation
Expenses of a personal nature or meals
and drinks not indicated, ect.
Optional programs or sightseeing which
are not specified in the above itinerary.
4. Tips to guides