14 Days China Highlight TourTour Code: ST-J04
Tour Type: Sit-in-Coach
Visit: Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Yangshuo, Shanghai, Suzhou
Departure: Every Wednesday
|Day 01 (Wed)
Arrive in Beijing. Guide meet and transfer to the hotel upon arrival.
|Day 02 (B, L)
Morning tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City. Afternoon take the Hutong tour to see the old Beijing neighborhood and local families by rickshaw ride.
|Day 03 (B, L)
Tour to the Badaling Great Wall and the Ming Tomb. If time permit, visit a Jade Carving Factory and observe the skilled artisans at work as they create intricate designs. Photo stop at the Bird's Nest (National Stadium) and the Water Cube (National Aquatic Center), which are designed and constructed for 2008 summer Olympics. Optional Legend of Kungfu Show in evening.
|Day 04 (B, L, D)
Morning tour to Temple of Heaven, where you can also take a short Tai Chi lesson with a Tai Chi master. Tour visit to the Summer Palace and Pearl workshop if time available. Beijing Duck dinner in the evening
|Day 05 (B, L)
Depart Beijing to Xian by morning flight. Upon arrival, tour Big Wild Goose Pagoda and Provincial Museum.
|Day 06 (B, L, D)
Full day visit to the Terracotta Warriors & Horses, and City Wall. Visit to the ceramics & pottery workshop en route. Enjoy the Tang Dinner Show tonight.
|Day 07 (B, L)
Depart Xian to Guilin by morning flight. Upon arrival, guide meets and visit Reed Flute Cave.
|Day 08 (B, L)
Explore the Li River by cruise with lunch on board. Upon arriving at Yangshuo, transfer to hotel.
|Day 09 (B)
Day free on your own arrangement to explore and hike the rural area and countryside. Transfer back to Guilin in the later afternoon.
|Day 10 (B)
Transfer to airport and depart for Shanghai by air. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel.
|Day 11 (B, L, D)
Day tour to Yu Garden, Shanghai Museum, the Bund and Tianzifang Artist Area. Acrobatic Show in evening.
|Day 12 (B, L)
Excursion to Suzhou and visit Garden of Net Master, Lingering Garden, the Grand Canal, Silk spinning factory and the local market. Return to Shanghai in later afternoon.
|Day 13 (B)
Day free to explore the metropolitan city and shopping at the Nanjing Road.
Optional tour: excursion to Hangzhou by coach, including visit to the West Lake, Hefang Street, tea plantation & Billionaire Hu’s former residence with lunch.
|Day 14 (Tue) (B)
Transfer to airport and depart for your next destination. Ends tour.