Summer Palace Beijing
Summer Palace Beijing

Beijing and Xian are two famous ancient Chinese capitals. Travelers will find many world heritage sites, walk through famous Tiananmen Square to the Forbidden City, hike on the grand Badaling Great Wall, then travel to Xian to see the Terracotta Warriors. After that you will have a fantastic cruise on Li River. Then you will spend some time in the heavenly city Hangzhou and Suzhou. You last stop of the trip will be the metropolis city Shanghai.

Tour Code: CCT47
Destinations: Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Shanghai
Departure: Daily
Duration: 12 days
Language: English
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Day01 Arrive Beijing
Arrive at Beijing, capital of China, our English-speaking tour guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to hotel. The rest day is free at leisure for you to explore the city.

Forbidden City
Forbidden City

Day02 Beijing B.L
Today`s sightseeing includes: Tiananmen Square  – the largest city square in the world; the Forbidden City – home to 24 emperors  for over 500 years in the Ming and Qing Dynasties. In the afternoon visit the Temple of Heaven, where emperors prayed for good harvest.

Day03 Beijing B.L
After breakfast, drive to visit the Great Wall – the landmark of China,  a system of defensive walls and fortifications across northern China constructed over a span of 2000 years. After lunch, continue your trip to the Ming Tombs and the Sacred way with giant marble figures and animals guarding deceased emperors.

Day04 Beijing – Xian B.L
In the morning drive to northwest part of the city to visit the Summer Palace,  the largest and most well-preserved royal park in China.  After lunch transfer to airport and take flight to Xian, arrival transfer to hotel.

Terra-Cotta Warriors
Terra-Cotta Warriors

Day05 Xian B.L
Start your Xian tour by visiting Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, which were created about 2200 years ago and found in 1974 on the east side of the tomb of the First Emperor Qin Shihuang. After lunch sightseeing the Ancient City Wall, one of few well-preserved ones in China and the Muslim Quarter, where you will find the streets packed with local food.

Day06 Xian – Guilin B.L
In the morning visit Shaanxi History Museum, a state-class museum with a large collection from the prehistory to the modern times including a big collection of rare relics unearthed in Shaanxi Province. After lunch transfer to airport to take flight to Guilin. Upon arrival transfer to hotel.

Day07 Guilin – Li River Cruise – Guilin B.L
Today you will have a lifetime downstream cruise on the Li River and enjoy the indescribable beauty and scenery along the river. Lunch on the board. Disembark at Yangshuo, a small town with any stalls selling traditional Chinese arts and crafts. Walk on the West Street and then back to Guilin.

Day08 Guilin – Hangzhou B
Visit the Reed Flute Cave before transferring to airport for flight to Hangzhou City. Upon arrival transfer to hotel.

West Lake in Hangzhou
West Lake in Hangzhou

Day09 Hangzhou B.L
In the morning tour to Ling Yin Temple, one of the most famous Buddhist temples in China. Then walk around the West Lake with a boat cruise.  Lunch at a local Chinese restaurant. Continue your tour to Meijiawu Tea Plantation, which is a famous production base of Longjing Tea in Hangzhou City.

Day10 Hangzhou – Suzhou B.L
After breakfast drive to Suzhou, visit Wuzhen Water Town enroute with Chinese lunch. In the afternoon visit Lingering Garden and the Silk Factory.

Day11 Suzhou – Shanghai B.L.D
Visit the Yuyuan Garden ,which was established in 1559 as the private garden of an administrator. Then walk around Yuyuan Bazaar, a hectic place, packed with people Continue with the Jade Buddha Temple where two rare jade statues of Sakyamuni Buddha is treasured. Then you will have a stroll along the lively waterfront, known as the “Bund” and Nanjing Road. After dinner, enjoy the world famous Shanghai Acrobats.

Day12 Depart Shanghai B.L
After breakfast at hotel transfer to airport for your flight back.

Service included
A. Hotel accommodations.
B. Entrance fees mentioned above.
C. Personal Guide & Driver
D. Private car or van for private transfers & sightseeing.
E. Meals as listed in the itinerary.
F. Domestic flights with tax included.
G. Service charge & government taxes.
H. Luggage transfers between airports and hotels.

Service excluded
A. Entry or exit China international flight or train tickets.
B. Visa fees.
C. Gratuities, tips to guides or drivers.

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