Magnificent China
Magnificent China
Summer Palace, Tiananmen Square & The Forbidden City, Beijing
Summer Palace, Tiananmen Square & The Forbidden City, Beijing
Temple of Heaven & Badaling Great Wall, Beijing
Temple of Heaven & Badaling Great Wall, Beijing
Pavilion House at the Big Wild Goose Pagoda & The Terracotta Warriors, Xi'an
Pavilion House at the Big Wild Goose Pagoda & The Terracotta Warriors, Xi'an
Landscapes of Guilin & The Li River
Landscapes of Guilin & The Li River
Shanghai cityscapes, China
Shanghai cityscapes, China

Magnificent China

10 Nights Small Group Tour from £2,279 Including Flights

Overview

Taking 11 days, this escorted tour takes in Peking, Xian,Guilin, Suzhou and Shanghai. You will visit the wonderful highlights of this vast country. See the Great Wall, Terracotta Warriors, the dynamic city of Shanghai. Cruise the Li River and see the domed mountains of Guilin. This is a tour that mixes all the cultural aspects of China’s heritage whilst also allowing you to catch glimpses of everyday life in this fascinating country. (CITS-BXGS)

Highlights:

  • See the highlights of Beijing including Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City
  • Visit a section of Great Wall at the authentic Mutianyu
  • Discover the many treasures of the first Emporer of China at the Terracotta Warriors Museum
  • Explore the Li River by cruise with lunch on board
  • Experience Shanghai at leisure and on a full day sightseeing
Whats included?
  • Flights & taxes
  • Accommodation
  • Transfers
  • Checked baggage
  • ATOL protection
  • In resort assistance & 24 hour contact centre
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Day 1 (Wed)

Beijing

Meet and transfer to the Jianguo Garden Hotel Beijing.

Day 2 (Thu)

Beijing

Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and the Summer Palace. Photo stop at the Bird Nest & Water Cube.

(Breakfast & lunch)

Day 3 (Fri)

Beijing

Your morning will be spent at the Temple of Heaven where you can watch local people doing all kinds of morning exercise including Chinese Tai Chi. Visit the Mutianyu Great Wall and a Jade stone workshop visit en route. In the evening there is the option to experience a Kung Fu Show with Peking Duck dinner (at an extra charge of approximately $60 per person).

(Breakfast & lunch)

Day 4 (Sat)

Beijing/Xian

This morning relax at leisure. This afternoon take the high speed train to Xian (4.5 hours). On arrival transfer to your hotel – Titan Times Hotel Xian.

Breakfast)

Day 5 (Sun)

Xian

Full day excursion to the Terracotta Warriors Museum, and visit to the ceramics & pottery workshop en route. Also visit the City Wall and Small Wild Goose Pagoda. Enjoy the Dumpling Dinner and Tang Dynasty Show tonight.

(Breakfast, lunch & dinner)

Day 6 (Mon)

Xian/Guilin

Fly to Guilin. Visit the Reed Flute Cave.

(Breakfast & lunch)

Day 7 (Tue)

Guilin

Explore the Li River by cruise with lunch on board, finish in Yangshou where you will have time to explore before your drive back to Guilin.

(Breakfast & lunch)

Day 8 (Wed)

Guilin/Shanghai

Drive to Guilin Airport and fly to Shanghai. Meet and transfer to the Ocean Hotel Shanghai. The rest of the day is at your leisure.

(Breakfast)

Day 9 (Thu)

Shanghai

Full day visit to the Yu Garden, Shanghai Museum, the Bund and the Xintiandi and Pudong New Development Zone. Tonight you will have the option to enjoy a Famous Shanghai Acrobatic Show (payable locally approx. USD 60).

(Breakfast & lunch)

Day 10 (Fri)

Shanghai/Suzhou/Shanghai

Today take an excursion to the water town of Suzhou, including a visit to the Garden of the Master of Nets, a silk spinning factory and a cruise on the Grand Canal. later there will be the chance to wander around the Pingjiang Road Old town Area.

(Breakfast & lunch)

Day 11 (Sat)

Shanghai

Departure transfer to airport for your flight home

(Breakfast)

  • 3 nights accommodation with buffet breakfast at Jianguo Garden Hotel Beijing
  • 2 nights accommodation with buffet breakfast at Titan Times Hotel Xian
  • 2 nights accommodation with buffet breakfast at Guilin Bravo hotel Grand Wing
  • 3 nights accommodation with buffet breakfast at Ocean Hotel Shanghai
  • Tours with meals as listed
  • Professional English speaking your guide service
  • Internal transfers & domestic air tickets with airport tax

What's not included:

  • Optional tours, personal expenses & gratuities to guide, drivers & porters.
  • Suggested tipping amount per person per day: USD 10 for the guide and USD 5 for the driver

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