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10 Days Classic China Tour
You will enjoy this tour because:

• No shopping stops, detour or hidden Itinerary.

• Covering most of famous attractions in each city.

• Unique Mutianyu Great Wall hiking tour.

• 3 specially selected A-La-Cater meals.

• Carefully selected hotels with three classes.

• Flexible on the timings in the whole duration.

• 7X24 hours private travel consultant service.

Highlights of the Classic China Tour

Beijing

Beijing Tian'anmen Square
Mutianyu Great Wall Hiking tour

Taste The Delight of Yunan Flavor

Xi’an

Xian Terracotta Warriors and Horses
Cycling On Ancient City Wall

True Love Chang’an No.1 Restaurant

Guilin

Guilin Yangshuo
Yangshuo Li River Cruise

Cycling on the countryside of Yangshuo

Shanghai

Shanghai Huangpu River
Night Cruise on Huangpu River

Lvbolang Restaurant

Price Details

Prices are per person based on double occupancy.
Month
Group Size Hotel Category
2 Pax 3~5 Pax 6~9 Pax Single Supplement
Dec,Jan, Feb
Tourist Class 1783 USD 1660 USD 1345 USD 269 USD
Superior Class 1911 USD 1728 USD 1472 USD 376 USD
Deluxe Class 2116 USD 1930 USD 1675 USD 592 USD
Mar,Jun, Jul,Aug,Nov
Tourist Class 1825 USD 1649 USD 1377 USD 392 USD
Superior Class 1977 USD 1801 USD 1530 USD 424 USD
Deluxe Class 2281 USD 2105 USD 1832 USD 739 USD
Apr,May, Sep,Oct
Tourist Class 1849 USD 1673 USD 1400 USD 312 USD
Superior Class 2032 USD 1856 USD 1585 USD 475 USD
Deluxe Class 2378 USD 2128 USD 1856 USD 759 USD
Remark
*The quotation above is not valid in the following duration in 2016: Jan 25-Feb 17, April 1-April 6, Apr 28-May 4,Jun 8- Jun 12, Sep 14-Sep 18, Sep 29-Oct 8.
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Price included:

Twin-shared room with daily buffet breakfast.

Entrance fees as specified in the itinerary.

The domestic airfare and tax with economy class.

The bulletin train ticket(second class seat) from Beijing to Xi'an.

The charge for special activities.

Meals as specified in the itinerary.

Private English speaking guide for sightseeing and transfer.

Air-conditioned private car/van for transfers and sight seeing.

Service Charges & Government Taxes.

Daily mineral water( 1 bottle per person,free of charge).

Price not included:

International flights.

The cable car on great wall.

The travel insurance.

Chinese visa.

Personal expenses.

Tips or gratuities to local driver and guide.

Other charges not mentioned in the itinerary.

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Detailed Itinerary:
The Forbidden City
Day 1 Arrival at Beijing

Meals: null

Accommodation:

Beijing Dongfang Hotel*** Standard Room (Tourist Class)
Holiday Inn Central Plaza Beijing**** Superior Room (Superior Class)
Beijing Marriott Hotel City Wall***** Deluxe Room (Deluxe Class)

Greetings to you! You are arriving at the capital city, Beijing, which is the gateway to know both the ancient and modern China. Upon arrival, our local experienced tour guide and driver will meet with you at the Arrival Hall of Beijing International Airport. Then you will be transferred to your hotel in the city downtown.The rest of the day, free at your leisure.

Temple of Heaven
Day 2 Beijing

Meals:Buffet breakfast, Special Lunch

Accommodation:

Beijing Dongfang Hotel*** Standard Room (Tourist Class)
Holiday Inn Central Plaza Beijing**** Superior Room (Superior Class)
Beijing Marriott Hotel City Wall***** Deluxe Room (Deluxe Class)

After enjoying the breakfast you will walk on Tian’anmen Square, the biggest city square in the world. Covering 440,000 square meters, it has witnessed many important historic events taking place here. Then discover the Forbidden City, one of the five most famous palaces in the world where the 24 emperors of Ming and Qing dynasties lived and ruled for over 500 years. After that visit Jinshan Park, the former imperial garden of Ming and Qing dynasties where you can overlook the whole Forbidden City.

Lunch will be arranged with A-La-Cater meal at Taste-the delights of Yunnan Flavor (150 RMB p.p.)

This afternoon you will visit the Temple of Heaven where emperors conducted the religious rituals and prayed for good harvests in Qing and Ming dynasties. It is one of the most important landmarks of Beijing.After the tour, drive to your hotel or free on your own to experience the night life in Houhai region.

Optional things to do in the eveing:
-Legend of Kongfu Show
-Peking Opera Show

Mutianyu Great Wall
Day 3 Beijing (Unique Great Wall hiking experience)

Meals:Buffet breakfast, Chinese Lunch

Accommodation:

Beijing Dongfang Hotel*** Standard Room (Tourist Class)
Holiday Inn Central Plaza Beijing**** Superior Room (Superior Class)
Beijing Marriott Hotel City Wall***** Deluxe Room (Deluxe Class)

The great wall is the place you must not miss when you travel in China. Today you will spend a full day to explore the fantastic wild Mutianyu Great wall and enjoy the spectacular views. Compared with Badaling, Mutianyu section has fewer tourists.

As the northern barrier defending the capital and imperial tombs in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), the section is surrounded by woodland and streams. It is a section restored in early 1980s, however we will do a secret part of the Wall by starting hiking at a remote village. It’s easy to access by 45 miles away from Beijing. The trip will finish 12 densely placed towers with a total length of 2 km in 2 hours.

You will be picked up at your hotel on 8 am this morning and transferred to a remote village near Mutianyu (1.5 hrs). You will start the hiking around 9:30, and it will take about 2 hours to complete the hike (2.5km). Along the 12 watchtowers, we will spend 1.5 hours on the first 7 abandoned watchtowers at the original and untouched section which is not easy at the very beginning. Once you reach the restored part the Wall, you will find it’s easier to walk. You have the options downhill: either by walking or by toboggan (optional). A lunch at a local restaurant will be organized after the hiking before returning your hotel.

Summer Palace
Day 4 Beijing Xi’an

Meals:Buffet breakfast

Accommodation:

Xi’an Skytel Hotel***Standard Room (Tourist Class)
Xi’an Grand Noble Hotel**** Superior Room(Superior Class)
Sofitel on Renmin Square***** Superior Room (Deluxe Class)

This morning continue on to visit Beijing Zoo and see the lovely Giant Panda which is considered to be the national treasure of China. Then drive to visit Beijing Summer Palace, the best-preserved imperial garden in the world that boasts architectural masterpieces as well as beautiful scenery, it was originally a retreat for Empress Cixi and the emperor built in late Qing Dynasty. The fascinating Kunming Lake and Longevity Hill are the most famous attractions in the park.

After the tour, you will be transferred to Beijing Railway Station for the bulletin train to the ancient capital city, Xian(5-5.5 hours).You are supposed to arrive at Xi'an in the evening on the same day.

Upon arrival, you will be picked up and sent to your hotel in the city downtown. You will stay at Xi’an for 2 nights.

Terracotta Warriors and Horses
Day 5 Xi’an

Meals:Buffet breakfast, Special Lunch

Accommodation:

Xi’an Skytel Hotel***Standard Room (Tourist Class)
Xi’an Grand Noble Hotel**** Superior Room(Superior Class)
Sofitel on Renmin Square***** Superior Room (Deluxe Class)

With a history of 3 ,100 years old, the city Xi’an had been served as the capital city of six dynasties in ancient China. The numerous cultural heritages, relics and historical architectures as well as the beginning of Silk Road make the city one of the most popular destinations for international travelers.

After breakfast, drive to visit the world famous Terracotta Warriors and Horses. The Terra Cotta Army was created to guard Emperor Qin Shihuang's tomb and to protect him in the afterlife. It is estimated that there are over 7,000 life-size Terra-Cotta Warriors and horses buried here.

Lunch will be arranged with A-La-Cater meal at True Love Chang’an No.1 Restaurant. (150 RMB p.p.) After Lunch, continue on to visit Big Wild Goose Pagoda, the famous landmark of Xi’an,which was built in 652 A.D. in Tang Dynasty to restore the Buddhist scriptures brought by the famous Monk Xuanzang. The story had been rewritten to a famous classic novel, <The Journey to West > Afterwards visit Ancient City wall, the largest and best preserved in China which has a total length of 13.7km. It was rebuilt in Ming Dynasty on the basis of constructions of Sui and Tang dynasties. You will take an interesting cycling tour on the massive city wall. After the tour, drive back to your hotel or free on your own to explore the night market in Muslin Quarters where you can taste the local specialty/snacks.

Optional things to do in the evening:
-Tang Dynasty Show in Xi’an (traditional singing and dancing performance)

Former Residence of Family Gao
Day 6 Xi’an Guilin

Meals:Buffet breakfast

Accommodation:

Hotel Universal Guilin*** Standard Room(Tourist Class)
Guilin Plaza Hotel**** Standard Room(Superior Class)
Guilinyi Royal Palace (Boutique hotel) Superior Room (Deluxe Class)

Today continue on to explore the ancient capital city. Firstly visit the well-known Shaanxi History Museum, the first modern museum in China where you can see the precious bronze articles of Shang and Zhou Dynasty, various terra-cotta warriors, the exquisitely designed gold and silver ornaments as well as the unique fresco of tomb in Tang Dynasty. Then visit the Grand Mosque, one of the TOP 4 Muslin mosques in ancient China, which was built in 742 A.D. with the style of traditional architecture of China.

Lunch will be on your own choice.
This afternoon, drive to visit the Former Residence of Family Gao which is a well-preserved typical residence of Han Nationality built in Ming Dynasty. You will also watch the traditional and interesting puppet show here.

After the tour, you will be transferred to the airport for the flight to the fairyland city, Guilin. Upon arrival, our local tour guide and driver will pick you up at the airport and transfer you to the hotel. The rest of the day, you are free at your hotel.

Li River
Day 7 Guilin Yangshuo

Meals:Buffet breakfast, Buffet Lunch

Accommodation:

Yangshuo Mountain Retreat, Mountain view(Tourist Class)
Yangshuo Tea Cozy, Standard Room(Superior Class)

With the most fascinating landscape in China, Guilin is one of the mostly visited city in China. The picturesque Li River, typical Karst cave, tranquil countryside view and lifestyle are the highlights of the region. It is undoubtedly the “Fairyland of China”.

After breakfast, drive to take a leisurely and pleasant river cruise down the fascinating Li River and witness the spectacular limestone rock formations and rural life along the riverbanks. It takes around 4 hours on the way.

Lunch will be arranged with buffet meal on board. When you land at Yangshuo, a small town set in the lush rice paddies and surrounded by meandering rivers and limestone peaks, you will take an interesting cycling to enjoy the countryside view and life. After that, enjoy some free time to explore on your own at Yangshuo West Street which is lined with stores, restaurants and coffee shop. You will stay at the nice town tonight.

Optional things to do in the evening:
-Impression of Liusanjie, the impressive and fantastic singing and dancing show, which is created by the famous director Mr. Yimou Zhang and his team who also was in charge on the opening ceremony of 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.

Elephant Trunk Hill
Day 8 Yangshuo-Guilin Shanghai

Meals: Buffet breakfast

Accommodation:

Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Zhabei***Superior Room (Tourist Class)
Holiday Inn Downtown Shanghai**** Superior Room(Superior Class)
Howard Johnson Plaza Shanghai***** Deluxe Room(Deluxe Class)

This morning, you will be transferred back to Guilin and visit the city’s highlights. Firstly visit the landmark of Guilin-Elephant Trunk Hill. Elevated at 200m, Elephant Truck Hill rises 55m above water surface and measures 108m in length and 100m in width.

Lunch will be on your choice.
Then visit the typical karst cave, Reed Flute Cave which is known as the “Palace of Natural Art”. It is full of stalactites and stalagmites in various shapes and sizes. The cave was also a frequent refuge for the local people escaping bandits and war in the past.

After the tour, you will be transferred to the airport for the flight to the financial center of China, Shanghai. Once there, our local tour guide and driver will pick you up and drive to your hotel in the city downtown.

The Bund
Day 9 Shanghai

Meals: Buffet breakfast, Special Lunch

Accommodation:

Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Zhabei***Superior Room(Tourist Class)
Holiday Inn Downtown Shanghai**** Superior Room(Superior Class)
Howard Johnson Plaza Shanghai***** Deluxe Room(Deluxe Class)

As the most developed city in China and a new world financial city, Shanghai will definitely give you a surprise for its rapid speed of economy achievements, impressive city view and modern life. .

After breakfast, you will start your full day tour to explore the metropolis. Firstly stroll around the romantic place the Bund which is a famous waterfront with 52 various buildings of different architectural styles. Besides you can enjoy an impressive skyline of Pudong District. Then visit the Old City, the cradle of the history of Shanghai, was the former political, economic and cultural center of Shanghai in the ancient times. The close-by Yu Garden is one of the most famous attractions in old city. As a stunning pearl of the metropolis and typical private garden, it was originally built in 1559 A.D. In Ming Dynasty.
Lunch will be served at the famous Lvbolang Restaurant with the local specialty. (charge standard, 2 pax, 200RMB p.p.; 3~5 pax, 180RMB p.p.; 6~9 pax, 150 RMB p.p.)
This afternoon, visit the well-known Shanghai Museum, one of TOP 3 museums in China, which is famous for its large collection of bronze articles and relics.Besides, you can also see the precious ancient ceramics, Chinese paintings and etc. Then stroll along Nanjing Road which is considered to be the most popular pedestrian street in Shanghai. After that, drive to visit the Former French Concession which features the well-preserved European style buildings. Tianzifang is a spotlight today which has been occupied by the art studios, art galleries, bars and restaurants. You will have a lot to explore here.

Dinner is on your own choice. In the evening, you will be transferred to take a leisurely night cruise on Huangpu River and enjoy the impressive night view of the sleepless metropolis.

Day 10 Shanghai-Departure

Meals: Buffet breakfast

Today you will end your classic China tour in Shanghai and say “Good Bye” to China. At the appointed time, you will be transferred to Shanghai Pudong International Airport for your homeward flights. We look forward to meeting you again in China soon!

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