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8 days classic China tour

beijing xi‘an shanghai

8 days classic China tour
  • Price:1100
  • Duration:8days
  • Dates:As you request
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  • Overview:

     This is an ideal experience for a short-time traveler in China. The imperial Forbidden City and the Great Wall in historical Beijing, the remarkable Terracotta Warriors Museum in Xian and the famous Jade Buddha Temple in Shanghai are all elements of a worthy journey into the ancient soul of this civilization of 5,000 years.

Itinerary
  • day1
    arrival beijing
    arrival beijing

    Arrive in Beijing, the capital city of China, you will be met at the airport by tour guide and transferred to your comfortable hotel. Free at leisure for the rest of the day.
    Meals: No meal
    Accommodation: In Beijing


  • day2
    beijing
    beijing

    Depart from your hotel in the morning to visit Tian'anmen Square (40min) - the World's largest urban square, and the Forbidden City (2.5 - 3 hours) - the largest and most complete ancient imperial palace in the world. Then visit the Temple of Heaven (1 hour) in the afternoon.  After that, drive back to your hotel and free of the rest time.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: In Beijing
    Optional Night Activities: Peking Opera 1.5 hours (daily 19:30)
    ► Tips: How to visit Forbidden City can be found in Forbidden City Tour Tips

  • day3
    beijing
    beijing

    After breakfast, start to drive to visit the Mutianyu Great Wall (2 hours) - the section of the Great Wall which is more popular among foreign visitors. Have the lunch near the Mutianyu Great Wall, and then drive back to the downtown and have a short visit to see the exterior Bird Nest and Water Cube (about 1 hour) - the amazing architectures that built for Beijing Olympic Games. After that, drive back to your hotel and free of the rest time. 
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: In Beijing
    Optional Night Activities: Peking Roasted Duck around 1 hour
    ► Tips:
    1) Click What to pack for Great Wall Trips to find some tips when climbing the Great Wall of China
    2) If you would like to have a tighter itinerary in this day, Xiushui Street - known as the Leading Foreign Trade Market.

  • day4
    beijing to xian
    beijing to xian

    After breakfast, drive to Drum Tower area for taking a relaxing Hutong Tour by rickshaw (Short route, 40 min) - the way to know the Beijing local lifestyle. And then, a visit to the Summer Palace (about 1.5 hour ) - the existing largest, best-preserved imperial garden in China. After you lunchi in Beijing, be transferred to the airport for the 2 hours flight to Xian. Your Xi'an tour guide will wait for you at the airport and help you to transfer to the hotel.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: In Xian
    ► Tips:
    1) About Beijing Hutong sightseeing details can be found on Beijing Hutong Tour Tips
    2) An alternative transporting method is the high speed train. Detailed information can be found in Beijing-Xian High-speed Train page.

  • day5
    xian
    xian

    Ample time will be provided for visits to Terracotta Warriors (2.5 - 3 hours) - one of the world's most important archaeological finds, with troops, horses and carriages in battle formation. After lunch near the Terracotta Warriors area, drive back to the downtown for a visit to the Small Wild Goose Pagoda (1 hour) - the site of the old Han and Tang capital Chang'an. After that, continue to visit the Xian City Wall (1 hour) - represents one of the oldest and best preserved Chinese city walls. After that, drive back to your hotel and free of the rest time.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: In Xian
    Optional Night Activities: Tang Dynasty Show with Dinner 3.5 hours (daily 18:00 - 20:30 for dinner, 20:30 – 21:35 for Tang Dynasty Show)
    ► Tips: You can have a general idea after you read What is Terracotta Warriors page

  • day6
    xian to shanghai
    xian to shanghai

    Finish the breakfast, and you will firstly to visit the Shaanxi History Museum (2 hours) - one of the first huge state museums with modern facilities in China. After lunch, continue to the Hanyang Mausoleum (1 hour) - the multi-burial cemetery of Emperor Jing of Han and his queen. Your Xi’an tour will be finished by connecting the 2 hours flight to Shanghai. Your Shanghai tour guide will wait for you at the airport and help you to transfer to the hotel.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: In Shanghai

  • day7
    shanghai
    shanghai

    A full day sightseeing starts with Jade Buddha Temple (1 hour) - famous for the seated Buddha, encrusted with jewels, which is said to weigh 1,000 kg. And then, go to Yuyuan Garden (1 hour) - a Chinese classic garden in city downtown. Then visit the nearby Chenghuangmiao (Old Street)(1 hour). After lunch time, you will have an exterior tour of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower (30 min) - the most charming landmark of Shanghai. And then, go for shopping in Nanjing Road (1 hours generally) - the earliest commercial street in Shanghai, and have a leisure walk along the Bund (30 min) - famous as a group of building known as "a Gallery of world architecture". After that, drive back to your hotel and free of the rest time.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: In Shanghai
    Optional Night Activities: Acrobatic Show about 2 hours (daily 19:30)
    ► Tips: Traditional Dim-sum Banquet in Yuyuan Garden is recommended as today’s lunch choice.

  • day8
    departure shanghai
    departure shanghai

    Free at leisure until be transferred to the airport for the return flight.
    Meals: Breakfast
    ►Tips: Besides coach transfer, we also can arrange meglev transfer service between Shanghai downtown and Shanghai Pudong Airport.
    Service Ends

    Note: Visiting time, transporting time, and duration of shows and meals in the itinerary are suggested and will be subject to change particular situations.


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Price including:
A. All domestic flights from city to city mentioned above.
B. Hotels (twin share bases) and breakfasts as listed in the itinerary.
C. Meals and entrance ticket of attractions as listed in the itinerary.
D. English speaking guide and transfer services.
E. Luggage Transfers between airports and hotels.
Price Excluding:
A. Entry or Exit International Airfare.
B. Visa Fees.
C. Personal Expenses.
D. Tips for the guide and driver.
E. Optional activity fee.Tips: you can pay 70% of tour fee in our office when you arrive in Beijing, only 30% deposit is required before the tour.