Departs from Vladivostok (or v.v) visiting Khabarovsk, Ulaan Baatar (Mongolia), Ulan Ude, Lake Baikal, Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg , Kazan and Moscow
Enjoy a rail tour with a difference aboard the Shangri-La Express, traversing across the grand wilderness of China through stunning scenery and ancient cities before a magical exploration of Tibet and the mystical capital of Lhasa. In the shadow of the Himalayas and known as the 'Roof of the World' due to its breathtaking average height of 13,200ft (4,060m) above sea level, Tibet is home to more Himalayan peaks than anywhere else.
• Provincial Museum in Urumqi
• Old City of Kashgar
• Sunday Bazaar
• Jiaohe Ancient City
• Magao Thousand Buddha Cave Complex
• Great Wall of China
• Kumbum (Ta'er) Monastery
• Shuijingxiang Market
• Dalai Lama's Summer Palace
• Potala Palace
Golden Eagle: Shangri-La Express
Known as China's premier private train, the Shangri-La Express offers modern comfort while traversing ancient Chinese wonders, both in remote locations and in bustling historic cities. A mix of Chinese and Western cuisine is served onboard and a piano bar car provides the perfect place for guests to mingle with fellow travellers. Being one of the most modern hotel trains in China, it has an air-conditioned climate, luxury furnishings and traditionally decorated interiors with varnished wood and brass reminiscent of a different age.
11 night tour from $16,915.00 per person twin share*
• Luxury accommodation on board and in hotels
• All meals
• Excursions as per the itinerary
• Specified beverages on board the train
• Tour host
*Terms & conditions apply. Valid for sales until 1 April 2019, unless withdrawn or sold out earlier. Prices are per person based on share twin accommodation in NZ dollars for payment by cash, cheque or eftpos only. As cancellation fees apply, travel insurance is mandatory. For full terms and conditions please refer to World Journeys website at www.worldjourneys.co.nz
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