Tour Code: BTG-362
Tour Type: Private Tour
Starting Date: Daily
Day 1 Arrive Beijing (L)
Be picked up by our private driver and English tour guide from airport and transferred to hotel. After a short rest in hotel, visit Temple of Heaven. Built in 1420, it is the best preserved and largest sacrificial building complex in the world, where emperors held grand prayer ceremony to heaven for good harvest.
Day 2 Beijing (B, L)
Hotel pickup and dropoff.
Visit Tiananmen Square, symbol of Beijing and China.Then we will enter the Forbidden City from the north end of Tiananmen Square. Forbidden City, also called Palace Museum was the imperial palace during the Ming and Qing dynasties. Transfer to the beautiful royal garden-Summer Palace, the largest of its kind.
Day 3 Beijing (B, L)
Drive 1.5 hours to the famous Badaling Great Wall, the best preserved section of Great Wall. Cable car is optional to get the top to have a bird view of the wall. Then transfer to Ming tombs, the tomb cluster of 13 Ming dynasty emperors. We will visit its ancestral tomb-Changling Tomb. Move on to the Sacred Way, a seven-kilometer long pathway to the gate of Changling. It is flanked by statues of ancient government officials and animals.
Day 4 Beijing-Shanghai (B, L)
Today you will be transferred to airport to fly to Shanghai. Upon arrival, be greeted by local Shanghai tour guide and escorted to hotel.
After a short rest, go to visit the Yuyuan Garden, one of the best Suzhou style gardens in southern China. Then we will visit the Bund, famous waterfront characteristic with different foreign style buildings built during the city’s colonial period.
Day 5 Shanghai/Departure (B, L)
Today’s activities include Oriental Pearl TV Tower, the third tallest TV tower in the world, offering fantastic view of the city; Shanghai Museum, famed as the best national museums of China; Jade Buddha Temple, famous Buddhist temple with two delicate jade Buddha statues imported from Burma; and Nanjing Road, the first commerical street in China and the most properous shopping and entertainment area.
After the tour, be escorted to Shanghai airport for departure.
*Admission fees for all of the sightseeing spots listed in the itinerary.
*Meals as listed in the itinerary.
*China internal flights (suject to change): Beijing-Shanghai
*Free-bottled mineral water.
*Free visits to handicraft factories.
*Private English-speaking tour guide and private vehicle for transfers & sightseeing.
*Luggage transfers between airports and hotels.
*Service charge & government taxes.
*China life tourist accident/casualty insurance.
*Entry or exit China airfare.
*Gratuities, tips to guides or drivers.
*Discount for children from 2 to 12 years old differs according to your tour size.
*If you are a group of 10 or 10 people above, please tell us, we could give a very competitive discount.
*If you need to prolong your stay in China, or arrive a few days earlier, please let us know and we’d be happy to extend your hotel bookings, or arrange additional tours for you.