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Beijing to Xi’an
Xi’an to Guilin
Guilin to Chongqing
Yichang to Shanghai
Shanghai to Hong Kong
14 nights DELUXE accommodations
Beijing 3 nights – Four Points by Sheraton Beijing
Xi’an 1 night – Sheraton Xi’an Hotel
Guilin 2 nights – Sheraton Guilin Hotel
Yangtze River 3 nights – MV President No 8 (Deluxe Cabin with Balcony)
Shanghai 2 nights – Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Hong Kong 3 nights – Hotel Panorama by Rhombus
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Knowledgeable English-speaking tour guides
Meals shown on itinerary
Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
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Today you’ll board the flight from your hometown to Beijing.
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 travel to the most representative, photographed, and accessible section of the Great Wall at Badaling entrance. In the afternoon tour Beijing’s 700 year old Hutongs (narrow lanes) area by old fashioned pedicab, as well as visit to a local family living in a courtyard style home to experience the local customs of old Beijing people and their unique architectural structure. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure to shop and explore at Wangfujing, Beijing’s must see shopping strip – it’s mega long and full of life.
Fly from Beijing to Xian, one of the great ancient capitals in China. When you arrive in Xian, the guide will greet you at the airport and then take you to visit he Ancient City Wall, one of the oldest and best preserved city walls in China. Tonight, enjoy an Imperial Dumpling Banquet followed by the Tang Dynasty Stage Show.
Xian is one of the great ancient capitals in China, boasts 5,000 years of history. Today’s highlight is the world famous Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses, the Eighth Wonder of the World, that UNESCO added to the World Heritage List. Next you’ll head to the Terracotta replication factory that actually re-made terracotta soldiers. Later fly to Guilin – the “Forest of Sweet Osmanthus”.
A leisurely four-hour Cruise down the Lijiang River from Guilin to Yangshuo begins the day. Enjoy the picturesque landscape, surrounded by the hills and bamboo that have inspired many artists over the centuries. This afternoon to explore on your own by either renting a bike or taking a walk around Yangshuo’s West Street, a 1,400-year-old street paved with marble. Later drive back to Guilin, and stop at the Saltwater pearl Center to gain a little knowledge of pearls.
Today you’ll board a plane to Chongqing, the picturesque “Mountain City”. The day ends by aboard the cruise to begin the highly anticipated Yangtze River cruise adventure. (Note: Due to water level condition, boarding port of the cruise may be changed to Fengdu.)
After breakfast, free to attending various cultural programs provided on the ship or take an optional land excursion to Fengdu, the Chinese Ghost City. This afternoon, a shore excursion to Zhongxian will be arranged. Here you will visit Shibaozhai with its impressive wooden pagoda, appropriately named “The Pearl of the Yangtze”. This evening, the Captain Welcome Party will be held for you to enjoy.
Sail through Qutang Gorge, the shortest (5 miles), narrowest (500 feet) and most dramatic one among the Three Gorges. Next is Wu Gorge, 25 miles long and well known for its 12 forest covered peaks, quiet beauty, and ever-changing scenery. After lunch, experience a new adventure by transferring to a small riverboat and cruising up the Shennong Stream tributary.
Disembark the cruise to see the massive Three Gorges Dam, the world’s largest hydroelectric project. Then you’ll cruise on to Yichang to disembark before taking a flight to Shanghai, a renowned international metropolis drawing more and more attention.(Note: Due to water level condition, disembarking port of the cruise may be changed to Sanduoping.)
Today you’ll soak up the more commercial aspects on Old Street, modern Xintiandi, Nanjing Road, the famous Bund. Visit a Silk Spinning Mill where you can do some shopping. Then step back in time at the Shanghai Museum with more than 120,000 art objects.
Our guide will pick you up according to your fight schedule and transfer you to the airport to board the flight to Hong Kong. Upon arrival, be picked up and transferred to hotel.
Today, Victoria Peak with an optional tram-ride is scheduled, on which a panoramic view of the harbor would be rewarded. After that, stop at the Aberdeen Fishing Village, a reputedly haven for fishing fleets and floating restaurants. Moreover, you may have the chance to ride in a flat-bottomed, wooden boat called Sampan.
Today is free for leisure or last minutes shopping.
Today you’ll board a flight to return home. Your amazing China trip ends.
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