1. Admission fees: to scenic spots as listed in the itinerary;
2. Meals: all meals as specified in the itinerary;
3. Tour guides: excellent private English-speaking guide;
4. Transfers: land transfer with drivers as specified;
5. The domestic flight from Beijing to Huangshan;
6. The ticket for the bullet train from Huangshan to Hangzhou;
7. Accommodations: hotels/cruises based on double/single occupancy as specified;
8. Government taxes & fees;
9. Arrangement: planning, handling, operational and communication charges.
1. International flights to/from China, as well as transportation to/from the above city (For LandOnly);
2. China visa fees;
3. Gratuities to guides & drivers and any expense of personal nature;
4. Our tour package does not include Travel Insurance. Please DO purchase the Travel Insurance before your trip to against any unforeseen circumstance.
Beijing – Four Points by Sheraton or similar
Huangshan – Huangshan International Hotel or similar
Huangshan Mt. – Beihai Hotel or similar
Hangzhou – Metropark Hotel Hangzhou or similar
Suzhou – Metropark Hotel Suzhou or similar
Shanghai – Renaissance Shanghai Putuo or similar
The prices listed above are in US dollars, per person, based on the double occupancy.
The prices shown above are not valid during the China’s National Day Holiday, Chinese Spring Festival and some large exhibitions like Canton Fair.
Some tour packages feature few shopping stops in the itinerary, each factory /store visit takes approximately 45 minutes. No min purchase needed.
Fly to Beijing, the capital of China.
Upon arrival, our guide will meet you at the airport and accompany you to your luxury hotel. Have a good rest at the hotel.
The first full day in Beijing will start after breakfast with a visit to Tiananmen Square and the magnificent Forbidden City where you can see the treasures of the Imperial collection. After lunch, travel to the Summer Palace, the largest and best preserved imperial garden in China and declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1998. This evening, enjoy the Peking Duck dinner at Dadong Roast Duck, the best one in town.
Today you’ll see and perhaps climb the Great Wall of China, one of the country’s most famous tourist attractions and one of the greatest man-made wonders of the world. It runs about 5,500 miles through 150 different counties. You will then have a Seminar on Chinese Jade Culture at a local Jade Museum. Next, you will have a Hutong Tour by rickshaw.
Morning is free on your own. Afternoon, pick up and visit the exquisite 15th century Temple of Heaven – to see the Imperial Ceiling of Heaven with its Echo Wall and the Nine-Dragon Cypress, more than 500 years old before being transferred to the airport for a flight to Huangshan. Upon arrival, be met and transfer to hotel.
Pay a visit to Tunxi Old Street before heading to Mt. Huangshan(Yellow Mountain). Mt. Huangshan is undoubtedly China’s most celebrated mountain for all its grandeur and beauty, which was declared a World Natural and Cultural Heritage in 1990 by UNESCO Heritage Committee. Today you’ll spend a full day and night at the Mt. Huangshan. The round trip cable car is included. During the 10 minutes cable car journey, you’ll enjoy the magnificent scenery. The guide will accompany you to visit the highlights of Yellow Mountain, such as the North Sea and West Sea area, where you can appreciate the breathtaking scenery and photograph the seas of clouds, peculiar-shaped rocks, verdant trees, and rolling mountains, and the sunset.
In the early morning, take the chance to photograph the sunrise on the Yellow Mountain. Then, go down the mountain by cable car and drive to Hongcun Village, one of China’s most beautiful ancient villages, where the Crouching Tiger & Hidden Dragon was shoot. At the Hongcun Village, you can enjoy the ancient Hui Style architecture, one type of traditional Chinese architecture and the breathtaking landscape. After the tour, transfer to Hangzhou hotel and check in.
Morning take a leisurely boat ride on West Lake, one of the most beautiful scenic spots in Hangzhou. You’ll see the ethereal beauty of Hangzhou’s willow – draped islands and then admire the Su Causeway. Stop for a taste of China’s most famous green tea – Dragon Well Tea at the Longjing Green Tea Village. Late afternoon, drive to Suzhou.
Suzhou, acclaimed as the “city of gardens”. UNESCO added its classical gardens in Suzhou to its World Heritage List in 1997 and 2000. Today, your guide will take you to visit the Lingering Garden (Liu Yuan) and the Silk Spinning Factory, where you can enjoy a silk fashion show. Ride a boat on the Grand Canal before drive to Shanghai, the largest metropolitan city in China.
Today you’ll visit Yuyuan Garden, and soak up the more commercial aspects on Old Street, Nanjing Road, the Bund. Visit a Gem Exhibition Center where you can do some shopping. Then step back in time at the Shanghai Museum with more than 120,000 art objects. In the evening a farewell dinner of Shanghai Cuisine will be served.
Our tour guide and driver will see you off at the airport after the breakfast. Finish your spectacular China tour today.
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This is a great tour for first time visitors to China. Flight, hotel, tour bus were all first rate, considering the price of the tour! We ... VIEW MORE
Dear Carol!We have returned from our tour (2015-02-14) and would like to thank you!It was FANTASTIC! everything was PERFECT!China Tour staff... VIEW MORE