Beijing –Mysterious Temple – Mt. Helan – Yuzhong – Lanzhou
November – March
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Day 1 Beijing
Arrive Beijing, then drive to Beijing Botanical Garden to search Chinese Nuthatch, White-browed Chinese Warbler, Siberian Accentor, Marsh Tit, thrushes etc. Overnight in Yanqin.
Day 2 Beijing – Jiaocheng
Early morning drive to Baihe Valley to search Ibisbill and Chukar. Late afternoon back to Beijing to catch high-speed train to Taiyuan, then 1 hour drive to.Jiaocheng and overnight.
Day 3 Mysterious Temple – Yinchuan
Full day birding around the Mysterious Temple to search Brown Eared-Pheasant, Long-tailed Rosefinch, Spotted Nutcracker etc. Overnight train to Yinchuan.
Day 4 Yinchuan – Ala shan
Early morning arrive Yinchuan. After breakfast we will drive to Mt. Helan to search Ala Shan Redstart, White-winged Grosbeak , Accentors etc. Overnight in Yinchuan.
Day 5-6 Yinchuan – Ala shan
Morning we will drive to the edge of Ala Shan Desert to search Mongolian Accentor, Mongolian Ground-Jay, Desert Finch etc. Also we have second chance to find Ala Shan Redstart again, also other wintering birds. Overnight in Ala Shan.
Day 6 Ala shan
Full day birding around Ala Shan area to seach our missing birds.
Day 7 Ala shan– Lanzhou
Early morning leave Ala Shan, 9 hours dive to Lanzhou and overnight
Ala Shan Redstart
Day 8 Lanzhou – Yuzhou – Lanzhou
Early morning 1 hour drive to Yuzhong to search Rusty-necklaced Partridge, Pale Rosefinch, Rufous-breasted Accentor, Pied Wheatear
etc., maybe Wallcreeper wintering here. Late afternoon back to Lanzhou and overnight.
Day 9 Lanzhou
Departure from Lanzhou. Tour End.