Welcome to China! Upon arrival in Shanghai, your local guide will meet you and escort you to check into the hotel. The rest of the day for your rest or a free relax nearby.
Sites Visited: Yuyuan Garden , The Bund Shanghai, Nanjing Road
A full day Shanghai tour will start with a morning visit to Yu Garden, Shikumen, Old Concession Area. Then you will have a bird view of Shanghai city on the top of Jinmao Tower and enjoy coastal sight at the Bund of Shanghai.
After breakfast in your hotel, your guide will meet you and you will be driven to the airport for your flight to Beijing. Upon your arrival at Beijing’s airport, your local guide will meet you and then you will have a brief tour around Beijing. You will go to shop on Wangfujing and Liulichang streets.
Sites Visited: The Forbidden City, The Summer Palace, Tiananmen Square, Temple of Heaven
Your today tour starts with a morning strolling across the world’s grandest city central square, Tiananmen Square, witnessed many historical events and significant celebrations through over 500 years. Then you will enter from its south gate to the Forbidden City, the world’s largest palace complex where the emperors and his family had once worked and lived.
Go on a visit to Beijing Hutongs – the old lanes and courtyard houses. Take a rickshaw to explore Beijing’s charming lanes. The visit to a local family, who’ve lived in the Hutongs for generations, offers a local perspective of history, and is a highlight of the Hutongs for most of tourists.
Option: Peking Opera for night show and Beijing Roast Duck for dinner.
Sites Visited: Ding Tomb, The Sacred Road, Badaling Great Wall
After breakfast, you will take a morning drive to vist The Great Wall (Badaling Section). Upon arrive there, you will take a cable-car to the top of the wall.
On the way back to Beijing downtown, you will have a stop for an outside look of two famous Olimpic sites: Bird Nest (National Stadium) and Water Cube (National Aquatics Center).
After breakfast, you will have a short relax until you guide meet and escort you to station for a (5 hours) morning bullet train to Xi’an.
Upon arrival, you local guide will meet you and bring you for a relax on the top of Ancient City Wall where lends a bird’s eye view of this ancient capital. Then continue your night relax to Xi’an Muslim Street.
Sites Visited: Banpo Neolithic Village, Terra Cotta Warriors & Horses , Tang Dynasty Show
After breakfast, your guide will meet you and you will be driven to visit the incredible Terracotta Warriors. Go on to visit the Daqin Ceramic Factory to see how to make all kinds of models of Terracotta Warriors. Today’s tour ends with Banpo Neolithic Museum.
Option: In the evening you may choose to enjoy an Chinese Dumplings Feast and amazing Tang Dynasty Show, which bring the pageantry and music of the ancient Tang Dynasty to life.
Sites Visited: Reed Flute Cave
After breakfast, you will be transfered to airport for a morning flight to Guilin. Upon arrival in Guilin, your local guide will meet you and escort you to check in your hotel. Then visit Reed Flute Cave. Today’s tour ends with Zizhou Park where you can have a nice view of Elephant Trunk Hill.
Sites Visited: Yangshuo West Street, Li River Cruise, Impressions of Liu San Jie
After breakfast, your guide will meet you and escort you to the Zhujiang Pier for Li River Cruise (4 hours) from Guilin to Yangshuo. The scenery along the Li River is often referred to as the most beautiful under heaven. Upon arrival in Yangshuo, your guide will escort you to check in your hotel. Then you will be taken down Yangshuo’s famous West Street, known for its shops, bars, and eateries.
Option: Li River Beer Fish for your dinner and Impressions of Liusanjie (Third Sister Liu) performance for your night show or relax. The Performance, created by Zhang Yimou, China’s premiere movie director and director of the Beijing Olympics’ Opening Ceremony, is made up of hundreds of people and is performed on the Li River with the mountains as the backdrop. It is an unforgettable experience.
Sites Visited: Reed Flute Cave
There are two options for morning enjoyment: a bamboo rafting on the Yulong River or a helicopter tour over Yangshuo.
In the afternoon, you will be escorted to Guilin Liangjiang airport for your flight to Hong Kong. As you arrival, you local guide meet you and escort you to check in the hotel.
Sites Visited: Hong Kong Repulse Bay, Hong Kong Stanley Market, Victoria Peak
After breakfast, you will go to visit Central for your tram ride up to Victoria Peak, which will give you a fantastic bird’s eye view of Hong Kong. Then proceed to visit Aberdeen where you will see an entire community living on small houseboats as they have for centuries.
Then you will go to the romantic beach of Repulse Bay and explore the Stanley Market to find some souvenirs for your family or friends, where is the most luxurious section of Hong Kong.
Afer breakfast, you can relax until a transfer to airport for the flight to your next destination.