Day 1 Arrive Beijing () Hotel: Holiday Inn Temple of Heaven (4 star)
On arrival in Beijing, you will be met & transferred by our professional English speaking guide to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.
Day 2 Beijing (B/L)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Full day city excursion to Tian'an men Square- the largest square in the world, Forbidden city- impereial palace of Ming and Qing Dynasty, the Temple of Heaven- here ancient emperors prayed for the good harvest. Lunch at good local restaurants. You can choose the Peking Opera Show or Chinese Kungfu show as optional in the evening.
The Forbidden City: the imperial palace for the Ming and Qing with a history of around 600 years.
The Temple of Heaven: The Temple of Heaven is a masterpiece of architecture and landscape design which simply and graphically illustrates a cosmogony of great importance for the evolution of one of the world’s great civilizations.
Day 3 Beijing (B/L/D)
Buffet breakfast at hotel followed by full day trip to the Great Wall at Jinshanling, You will be driven to the Jinshanlin section of the Great Wall where you will hike to the Simatai section. the Ming Tombs and the Sacred Way with lunch at local Chinese restaurant. Peking Roasted Duck Dinner.
The Great Wall: the symbol of China and Climbing the Great Wall you can pass visitors from all over the world, and hear conversations in almost every language
The Ming Tombs: Consisting of mausoleums of 13 Ming emperors, is the largest imperial necropolises in China.
The Sacred Way: The way standed on both sides with marvelous stone sculptures by which means the road leading to heaven.
Day 4 Beijing/Xian (B/L/D) Hotel: Bell Tower Hotel (4 star)
Buffet breakfast at hotel, then transfer to the airport for flight to Xian-the ancient capital of China. Upon arrival meet and transfer the hotel. Lunch at local restaurant followed by visit to Shaanxi Historical Museum, Ancient City Wall. Dumpling Dinner with dumplings making demonstration at a good dumpling restaurant.
The Provincial Museum: Which is one of the best Museum in China and where you can learn a lot about the 5,000 year brilliant history of China.
The Ancient City Wall: was constructed on the basis of the Imperial city of Chang'an (Everesting Peace) of the Tang Dynasty.
Day 5 Xian (B/L)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Full day excursion to world famous Terracotta Warriors and Horses with circle movie showed before visiting the big wild Goose Pagoda and the Grand Mosque. Lunch at good local restaurant. You can choose the Tang Dynasty dinner Show as optional in the evening (highly recommended, as it is the best show in China).
The Terracotta Warriors and Horses: The most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century, the army of terra-cotta warriors and the bronze chariots entombed in vast underground vaults at emperor Qin's tomb.
The Tany Dynasty Dinner & Show: The show that presents the palace dances and sings in the Tang Dynasty.
The Big wild Goose Pagoda: It is one of the city's most distinctive and outstanding landmarks, possibly the most beautiful building left in Xi'an today. In AD 652, the Big Goose Pagoda was built to store the sutras and the figurines of Buddha, which were brought from India by a famous Buddhist translator and traveler Tang Sanzang, also known by his Buddhist name as Xuanzang.
The Great Mosque: It is one of the oldest, largest and best-preserved Islamic mosques in China.
Day 6 Xian/Guilin (B/L) Hotel: Guilin Park Hotel (4 Star)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the airport for flight to Guilin. Upon arrival meet and transfer to your hotel. Lunch at good local restaurant, followed by visit the Reed Flute Cave, etc.
The Reed Flute Cave: Inside this cave you will find many stalactites, stalagmites, stone pillars, stone curtains and stone flowers in numerous forms.
Day 7 Guilin /Yangshuo (B/L) Hotel: New Street Hotel (3 Star)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Full day Li River cruise with lunch on board, then disembark at Yangshuo, check in the hotel, relax in the afternoon.
Li River Cruise: Guilin scenery is acclaimed as the "Best Under Heaven" and the most beautiful scenes are found along the Li-River.Gorgeous Karst peaks give you surprises at each bend of the limpidriver under the blue sky. Water buffalo patrol the fields, peasants reap rice paddies, school kids and fisherman float by on bamboo rafts. With its breathtaking scenery and taste of a life far removed from the concrete metropolis, the scenery along the Li River become one of China's top tourist destinations.
Yangshuo: a great place to base yourself for a relaxing few days of exploring the karst scenery and rivers, countryside, minority villages local temples, or just taking it easy in one of the many cafes and bars with good western food and english menus.
Day 8 Yangshuo
After breakfast at hotel, then biking visit the beautiful countryside including the Moon Mountain and the Big Banyan Tree, have a lunch at farmer’s house.
Day 9 Yangshuo/Guilin/Shanghai (B/L) Hotel:Holiday Inn Downtown Shanghai
Buffet breakfast at hotel, then transfer to Guilin and transfer to the airport for flight to Shanghai. Arrive at airport, transfer to hotel.
Day10 Shanghai (B/L)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Full day city tour with visit to the Yu Garden, the "Bund" and the Jade Buddha Temple with lunch at local Chinese restaurant. You can choose the Acrobatic Show as optional in the evening.
Yu Garden: a place of peace and comfort in the heart of bustling Shanghai, dates back to the fabled Ming Dynasty.
The Jade Buddha Temple: The most famous Buddhist temple in Shanghai.
The Bund: known as a miniature museum of international architecture with dozens of high buildings standing along the shore.
Day 11 Shanghai (B/L)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Half day tour of the Shanghai Museum and Lunch at local Chinese restaurant. Afternoon free for shopping or relax.
Shanghai Museum:As one of the largest Museums in China, Shanghai Museum possesses a collection of 120,000 precious works of art.
Day 12 Shanghai/Departure (B)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Free until transfer to the airport for flight to the next destination.
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