Silk Road Travel Seasons

The months between May and October are the most ideal time to travel the Silk Road. Of course, the summer can be extremely hot, but you will have much more choices of fruits if you travel during July and August the summer time. June to September is the harvest months where one could experience country life. May and October is the best time for visiting Silk Road, the average temperature along the route is around 15C. The scenery is most beautiful during May and October. The winter is very cold, not suitable for normal travel for the Silk Road.

The Silk Road covers several provinces and regions in China, from Xi'an in the east to Gansu Province and Xinjiang Province in the west. Xi'an and Gansu are suitable to visit all-year round.