DAY 1: ARRIVAL – BEIJING (D)
Arrive Beijing International Airport by international flight. Upon arrival, you will be directly transferred to the hotel for recovery of Jetlag. Stay in the Grand View Hotel 4 * or Similar
DAY 2: BEIJING (B/L/D)
Today you will visit Solemn Tiananmen Square where every morning at sunrise, the Five-Star red flag would be raised high above the square. Then the tour continues to magnificent Forbidden City, the world’s largest and best-preserved imperial palace complex. Surrounded by a massive moat and a ten-meter high wall are 9,999 rooms – just one room short of the number that ancient Chinese believed represented divine perfection. In the afternoon you will take a leisurely walk around the breath-taking Summer Palace, a veritable museum of classical Chinese garden architecture with its bold and generous design. After dinner stay in same hotel.
DAY 3: BEIJING — XI’AN (B/L/D)
Today your journey to The Great Wall of China, the only monument that transcends the atmospheric eye. This great wonder of the world was built to keep invaders out while retaining the locals, and spans over 5 provinces, totaling 6,700 kilometers.
Afternoon visit the Ming Tombs mausoleums which comprises of a perfectly preserved necropolis for 13 emperors. After dinner go to Xi’an by air ( 2 hours). Tonight check into King Dynasty Hotel 5* or similar.
DAY 4: XI’AN (B/L/D)
Xi’an the capital of the Shaanxi Province is a world-renowned ancient city, having more than 1 million years of condensed history. During Xian’s 3,100 years of development, 13 dynasties such as Zhou, Qin, Han and Tang, held it as their capitals.
Today you will visit Terracotta Warriors and the Horses of Emperor Qin. This site is the most significant archeological excavation of the 20th century and the museum spans an area of 16,300 square meters. In the afternoon visit Hua Qing Hot Springs where emperors used to bathe and enjoy the scenic beauty and you will ascend to City Wall preserved from Ming Dynasty. After dinner enjoy Tang Dynasty Singig and Dancing show. Stay in same hotel.
DAY 5:XI’AN – Chengdu (B/L/D)
This morning you will fly to Chegndu (1.5 hours), capital of Sichuan Province, Upon arrival drive 162km to Leshan to visit the magnificent Leshan Buddha. The giant Buddha, carved out of a hillside in the eighth century and looking down on the junction of three rivers, is one of the most remarkable cultural treasures in Southwest China. At a height of 71 metres, it is the largest stone Buddha in the world. Return to Chengdu city and taste Sichuan hot pot dinner before check into Minshan Hotel 4*.
DAY 6:Chengdu — Nine Village valley (B/L/D)
This morning visit elegant River View Park and historic Thatched Cottage of Du Fu. After lunch board on flight for Jiuzhaigou (Nine village valley), jiuzhaigou is a national nature reserve. it has been known throughout the world as a “ paradise in the human world ” and “ fairyland on the earth “ for its crystal lakes and waterfalls, virgin forests, rare animals, and birds.
Upon arrival of Jiuhuang Airport you will be transferred to Jiuzhaigou by bus and after dinner check into 4 start hotel in jiuzhaigou.
DAY 7:Nine Village valley (B/L/D)
After breakfast in the hotel, you will be transferred to jiuzhaigou by non-pollution bus, visit shuzheng and zezawa valley; pearl sands and shuzheng waterfall; shuzheng, panda, chang, rainbow, tiger, rhinoceros lake and the Tibetan mills. In the evening enjoy the local Tibetan countryman’s culture show .Stay in the same hotel.
DAY 8:Nine Village valley — Chengdu – Shanghai (B/L/D)
After breakfast in the hotel, goes to Jiuhuang Airport to catch flight for Chengdu then connect the flight for Shanghai ( 2 hours), Upon arrival of Shanghai visit “Bund”, water front of Huangpu River and Jade Buddha Temple – a venerable site that holds two statues entirely craved out of white jade. Following dinner check into Golden River View Hotel for rest.
DAY 9: SHANGHAI – SUGZHOU (B/L/D)
This morning you will go to Suzhou, known as a city of garden and silk. The tour includes visiting Lion Grove Garden and Fish-Net Garden, both world cultural heritage sites. In the afternoon visit silk mill to see the process of Chinese pure silk making and take Grand Canal cruise by pleasure boat. Tonight stay in the Bamboo Grove Garden Hotel 4* at Suzhou.
Day 10: SUZHOU – SHANGHAI (B/L/D)
This morning return back Shanghai, visit famous Shanghai Museum where various unearthed ware from different dynasties were exhibited. After lunch Wander along China’s premier shopping street, Nanjing Road. This pedestrian only lane houses over 600 businesses ranging from traditional textile and precious stone shops to upscale stores like Louis Vuitton and Tiffany’s as well as knock-off products market. In the evening you have chance to enjoy fabulous acrobatic show in the local theater. Stay in the same hotel.
Day 11: SHANGHAI (B)
Today you will be free for your own disposal, shopping or just relax in the hotel. Stay in the same hotel.
DAY 12: SHANGHAI— HOME (B/L)
This morning you will be free for your own. In the afternoon bid farewell to your tour as you are transferred to the airport for your flight back home, reminiscing on the myriad of memories of your expedition to China and its Golden Cities.
* The Quote inclusion:
+ Daily meals as specified and Hotel accommodations and river cruiser.
+ Local transportation and domestic air fare as specified in the Itinerary.
+ Sightseeing entrance fees and admissions to cultural show shown on the itinerary.
+ Services of English-speaking guides at each cities. Insurance within the tour in China mainland.
* The Quote Exclusion:
+ International round-trip air ticket.
+ Expanded or optional tour.
+ Single room supplement.
+ Tips/gratuities for local guides, drivers, tour leader & bellhops.
Any item or service not listed in the itinerary as included.
1) B = Western/buffet breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
2) Changes to the itinerary, including substitution of air carriers and hotels for those of equal or similar quality, may be made out of necessity.
3) The tour price may vary according to actural participants and the arriving date and is subjet to slight changes due to fluctuation of exchange rate.
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