This 63-day, 8,700-mile section will run from August 9 to October 10, 2015, with 44 days of riding and 10 rest days. Participants will visit the leafy Kazak capital, Almaty, at the foot of the Tian Shan Mountain Range; view the endless rows of warriors, horses and armory of the UNESCO listed Terracotta Army; visit pandas at the Giant Panda Research Base in Chengdu; and discover Bangkok’s temples and the Grand Palace. Prices start at $26,700. The complete Around the World tour will cover six continents and 38 countries over the course of a year. The route has been broken into eight different tour sections.
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