Grand Asian Caravan

    enquire now 42 Days From NZD $14,870 pp twinshare
    Small group
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    Amazing and diverse sightseeing experiences in some the world’s remotest corners bring rich rewards on this unique, challenging journey. Come with us along the Silk Road, to the beautiful Caucasus and retrace ancient routes of trade and conquest.

    Contact us for full details of this extensive 42 day itinerary.  








    • Meals:  34 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 6 dinners
    • Transfers: All transfers including to and from the airport.
    • Accommodation: 33 hotel / guesthouses (twin share); 1 homestay (shared); 7 train (shared 4-berth)
    • Sightseeing: Comprehensive schedule of sightseeing with certified Local Guides. You’ll have a generous sprinkling of free time to relax or explore on your own.
    • Expertise: An experienced Tour Leader accompanies the whole journey to keep your adventure on track. Local Guides are native to each destination and as certified professionals will share their immense knowledge with you.  24/7 support is available in the office and on the ground.


    Day 1: Arrive Beijing

    Day 2: Beijing and on to Xian

    Day 3: Xian

    Day 4: Xian to Dunhuang

    Days 5: Dunhuang

    Day 6: To Liuyuan and onto Turpan

    Day 7: Turpan

    Day 8: Turpan to Kashgar

    Days 9- 10: Kashgar

    Day 11: Over the Irkeshtam Pass to Sary Tash

    Day 12: Sary Tash to Osh

    Day 13: Osh to the Fergana Valley

    Day 14: Fergana and to Tashkent

    Days 15-16: Tashkent and Samarkand

    Days 17-19: Bukhara via Shakhrisabz

    Day 20: Mary via Merv

    Days 21 – 22: Ashgabat

    Day 23: Ashgabat to Mashhad

    Day 24: Mashhad and to Isfahan

    Days 25-26: Isfahan

    Day 27: Isfahan and to Tehran

    Day 28: Tehran and to Tabriz

    Day 29: Arrive Tabriz

    Day 30: Tabriz and to Goris

    Days 31-33: Goris and to Yerevan

    Day 34: Yerevan to Dilijan

    Days 35-36: Dilijan and to Tbilisi

    Day 37: Tbilisi to Gudauri

    Day 38: Borjomi via Gori

    Day 39: Vardzia and to Kars

    Day 40: To Istanbul via Ankara

    Days 41-42: Istanbul