China Experience Tour (14N/15D)
No. : 117 Price: USD
Day 1 Guangzhou Arrival (No Meal)
Meet and transfer to the city, if time permits check-in to the hotel and enjoy free time in the afternoon to explore the local culture of the capital city of Guangdong Province.
2 nights at Sofitel Hotel Guangzhou or similar one
Day 2 Guangzhou (B/L)
Morning visit the Huacheng Square, the Guangzhou Tower (outside view), then heading to the Chen Clan Academy, where is the place with a million of carved figures, animals, plants, and buildings, afternoon visit the Yuexiu Park, the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall and enjoy a stroll or shopping on a commercial street - Beijing Road before transferring back toyour hotel.
Chen Clan Family
Day 3 Guangzhou-Kaiping-Guangzhou (B/L)
Transfer to the Kaiping Village (appr. 2.5 hours), enjoy the visit of the Kaiping Diaolou Scenic Area , including Zili Village, Najianglong and Liyuan Garden where you could see various Diaolou (referring fortress in Chinese) built at the beginning of the 19th century in the surrounding villages and rice fields.
Day 4 Guangzhou-Guilin by train (B)
Morning take high-speed train to Guilin (appr. 3 hours), and visit the Reed Flute Cave, illuminated by colored lighting, a fantastic spectacle is found in many variations like a majestic fairyland of world.
3 nights at Sheraton Hotel Guilin or similar one
Day 5 Guilin-Yangshuo-Guilin (B/L)
Morning Cruise down the Li River, enjoying the spectacular scenery on the way to Yangshuo, afterwards, walk along the West Street and nearby villages before back to Guilin. Evening enjoy a wonder of Dream on Water.
Day 6 Guilin-Guilin (B/L)
Transfer to Longsheng (appr. 2 hours) for a visit of the Backbone of the Dragon Rice Terrace, take photos and walk in the nearby minority villages, after lunch on the top of the hill, transfer back to Guilin.
Day 7 Guilin-Shanghai by flight (B/D)
Morning fly to Shanghai (appr. 2 hours), upon arrival, transfer to the hotel fora fresh up. Evening enjoy the Lost Plate Food Tour to get a better understanding of the local cultures.
3 nights at Grand Central Hotel Shanghai or similar one
Day 8 Shanghai (B/L)
Tour of the Jade Buddha Temple, the Yuyuan Garden and its nearby bazaars, lunch in a local restaurant, then have an hour Cruise on Huangpujiang River, afterwards enjoy a relaxing stroll along the Bund.
Day 9 Shanghai (B/L)
Morning transfer and visit a nearby little town – Zhujiajiao Water Town to enjoy a short boat ride along the zigzag rivers and bridges if weather permits, then back to the city for a leisure time at Nanjing Road.
Day 10 Shanghai-Xi'an by flight (B)
Morning fly to Xi’an (appr. 2 hours), upon arrival, pay a visit to the Ancient City Wall with a Cycling Tour included on the wall before transferring to the hotel.
2 nights at Grand Noble Hotel or similar one
Day 11 Xi'an (B/L/D)
Morning tour of the Terracotta Warriors & Horses，after lunch, return to the city and visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, then head for Muslim Quarter to experience the life of the locals. Evening enjoy the Tang Dynasty Show with Dumpling Dinner.
Day 12 Xi'an-Beijing by train (B/L)
Morning take train to Beijing (appr. 5 hours), the capital city of China, and the center of history, culture and economy of the country. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel.
3 nights at Regent Hotel Beijing or similar one
Day 13 Beijing (B/L)
Morning visit to the Tian’anmen Square and the Forbidden City (closed on Monday), where used to be the Chinese imperial palace for the emperors and their families in mid-Ming and Qing Dynasties, after lunch, visit the Summer Palace, an imperial garden in the old time.
Day 14 Beijing (B/L)
Early morning tour to the Temple of Heaven and enjoy a Taiji practice with the locals in the park, then continue your trip to the world famous Mutianyu Great Wall, which is 73km far from the city center, then back to the city in the late afternoon.
Day 15 Beijing-Departure (B)
Transfer to the airport for flight back home.
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