Tour Code: BTG-173
Tour Type: Private Tour
Starting Date: Daily
Day 1 Entry Beijing
Be met at the exit of the airport by the tour guide, who will hold a paper sign with your name on for you to recognize.
Day 2 Beijing (B, L)
Walk through Tian’anmen Square, which is the a symbol of China. Then move on to the nearby Forbidden City, which is home to 24 emperors between 1368 and 1911.
Afternoon visit at Temple of Heaven where emperors whorshipped god of heaven for good harvest. Drop by the Tea House to learn about Chinese tea cutlure.
Optional Add-on: Peking Opera
Day 3 Beijing (B, L)
Today you will be able to see the World Heritage-Great Wall of China. We select Mutianyu Great Wall which is less crowded and preferred by foreign tourists. Drop by the Cloisonne Factory to appreciate Chinese handicraft culture.
Drive back downtown to visit the beautiful royal garden-Summer Palace.
Optional Add-on: Chinese Kung Fu Show, Quanjude Roasted Duck Dinner
Day 4 Beijing-Xian (B, L)
Pay an exterior visit to the Bird’s Nest and Water Cube for photo fun.
Move on to the old Hutong area to take a relaxing Hutong rickaw trip along the old Beijing neiborhood. You will have chance to pay visit to local Hutong family, learn to make Chinese dumplings and have Chinese lunch together.
Be transferred to airport and fly to Xian. Pick you up at Xian airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 5 Xian (B, L)
Drive to Terracotta Warriors. Hundreds of real-size army has guarding the tomb of the first Chinese emperor for more than 2000 years.The drop-by visit to the Xan Art Pottery Factory gives you oppotunity to buy copies of Terracotta Warriors and Horses as souvenirs.
Afternoon visit at City Wall. It is popular to cycle on the top of the City Wall (surcharge). The Big Wild Goose Pagoda is a beautiful Buddhist building that houses valuable Buddhist relics.
Optional Add-on: Dumpling Banquet, Tang Dynasty Dances and Music
Day 6 Xian-Guilin (B)
Visit the Shaanxi Historical Museum to know more about Chinese history. Be transferred to airport and fly to Guilin. Pick you up from Guilin airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 7 Guilin-Longsheng-Guilin (B, L)
Drive to Longsheng from Guilin. You will be impressed by Guilin’s idyllic scenery and minority culture, by visiting the Zhuang and Yao Ethnic Tribes and the Longji Terraced Field
Drive back to Guilin city.
Day 8 Guilin-Yangshuo (B, L)
Take a pleasant Cruise in Li River, get off in the rural and scenic Yangshuo town. Have a leisure stroll on the West Street, where is lined with exotic shops opened by foreigners from different countries.
Day 9 Yangshuo-Shanghai (B, L)
Have a short hike at the Moon Mountain with a cresent-like hole in the middle. The 500-year old Big Banyan Tree is like a giant umbrella.
Transfer to airport and fly to Shanghai. Pick you up Shanghai airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 10 Shanghai
Today we will visit Shanghai’s most important attractions. The Yuyuan Garden is a renowned classical garden. The exquisite layout, beautiful scenery and the artistic style of the garden architecture have made the garden one of the highlights of Shanghai. The landmark building Shanghai World Financial Center gives a panorama of Shanghai. The Jade Buddha Temple is popular tourist destination for its two magnificent white jade Burmese Buddha statues. The drop-by visit to Silk Factory provides you opportunity to learn about Chinese silk culture. The Bund and the Nanjing Road represent the most important attractions in Shanghai. The Bund is a riverfront area famous for its view, and the Nanjing Road is a famous upscale shopping street.
Optional Add-on: Acrobatics Show
Day 11 Depart Shanghai
Free time before being transferred to airport for departure. Wish you a pleasant journey.
*Admission fees for all of the sightseeing spots listed in the itinerary.
*Meals as listed in the itinerary.
*China internal flights: Beijing-Xian, Xian-Guilin, Guilin-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.