Aug 18 – 20, Oct 3 – 8
Dates

Date: July 2nd-6th

Explore Inner Mongolia: here you can meet with Mongolian tradition and culture, admire open wide steppe and blue sky. Enjoy and get nomadic experience via herder’s way of life:

Destination: UNESCO World Heritage – XANADU (SHANGDU) – SUMMER CAPITAL OF YUAN DYNASTY: historical, natural, nomadic place situated near Beijing.

Xanadu, Shangdu in chinese, was established in 1256, created by mongol’s Kublai Khan, grandson of Genghis Khan, founder of the Yuan dynasty.

Location of XANADU: a town in the Plain Blue Banner ( Zhenglanqi) of Xilin Gol league, Inner Mongolia, China (in chinese 内蒙古锡林郭勒盟正蓝旗上都镇)

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION
DEPARTURE TIME  AM
RETURN TIME  PM
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
INCLUDED
  transportation from and to Beijing airport and during the whole trip  entrance fee as per itinerary
 accomodation in a hotel (double occupancy) and in a traditional yurt (4-8 people sharing)  all activities as per itineary
NOT INCLUDED
 single supplement for an individual room for 2 nights in a hotel: 280 rmb
   flight to and from Beijing, your personal expenses, invoice

The deposit is 1000 rmb/person

Schedule:

  Day1
   13:00      Beijing -Capital International Airport pick up and trasfer to Xanadu,  Inner Mongolia
   19:00      Arrive and have dinner in resturant
   20:00      Accommodate in Hotel
 Stay overnight in hotel.
 Day2
   08:00     Have  breakfast in resturant
   08:30     Move to Museum and “The Site of Xanadu”– UNESCO
   12:00     Head to local nomadic SUMMER CAMP
   13:00     Have lunch in the camp
   14:00     Accommodate in ger camp/yurt, introduce the area and local life
                Hang around the area of camp  and enjoy with daily life of local herders
                Play archery and other  traditional games
   18:00     Have traditional dinner (roast lamb)
   19:30     See the sunset in grassland
                Enjoy shining stars
   20:30     Bonfire party ,Traditional Music show
 Stay overnight in nomadic Ger/yurt.
 Day 3
    05:00     See first light of the day-Sunrise
                 See cows milking ,make dairy  products (optional)
    08:00     Local Breakfast
    09:00     Horse back riding in nature (around 1 hour)
    12:30     Have lunch
    14:00     Go sand slide
    18:30     Come back to the camp and have traditional dinner
    20:30     Bonfire
 Stay overnight in Ger/Yurt.
 Day 4
   05:00    Cows milking
   08:00    Local Breakfast .
   09:00    Head to natural scenic place Muhur Bulag  (by bus to the area and trekking around  2hours)
   13:00    Have traditional lunch
   15:00    Move back to downtown , stop at some scenic spots to take pictures
   18:00    Have  dinner in restaurant
 Stay overnight in Hotel
 Day 5
    07:30    Have  breakfast
    08:30    Move back to Beijing -Capital International Airport