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 in China (Beijing – Xi’an and Xi’an – Shanghai);
6. Accommodations: hotels/cruises based on double/single occupancy as specified;
7. Government taxes & fees;
8. 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. We recommend that you purchase Travel Insurance to help protect you and your trip investment.
Beijing – Four Points by Sheraton or similar
Xi`an – Sheraton Xi`an Hotel 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 nice 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 a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1998.
In the evening, enjoy a delicious Peking Duck dinner.
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 structures 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. Then back to downtown and take a Hutong Tour by rickshaw.
This morning you will visit the exquisite 15th century Temple of Heaven to see the Imperial Ceiling of Heaven with its Echo Wall and the Nine-Dragon Cypress, which are more than 500 years old.
Then transfer to the airport for a flight to Xian, an ancient capital of China and site of archaeological treasures. The rest of the day is left on your own.
According to UNESCO, the Terracotta Warriors and Horses are the Eighth Wonder of the World.
Today’s excursion will take you to modern China’s greatest archaeological discovery – The Terracotta Warriors and Horses, which silently guarded the tomb of China’s First Emperor for over 2,200 years.
Next you’ll head to the Terracotta Replication Factory that actually re-makes terracotta soldiers. Then back to downtown and pay a visit to the Ancient City Wall of Xian, one of the world’s oldest, most complete fortified defenses.
Tour the Small Wild Goose Pagoda Park, Xian Museum, and Muslim Quarter, then fly to Shanghai.
Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is on your own.
Today you’ll visit Yuyuan Garden, and soak up the more commercial aspects of Shanghai on Old Street, Nanjing Road, and the Bund.
Visit a silk factory where you can do some shopping. Then step back in time at the Shanghai Museum with more than 120,000 art pieces.
In the evening a farewell dinner of Shanghai Cuisine will be served.
Today you’ll board a flight to return home. Your amazing China trip ends.
Day 5: Dinner & The Golden Mask Dynasty $65
Day 8: Dinner & Permanent Show “ERA – Intersection of Time” $59
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