10-Day Beijing - Xian - Guilin - Yangshuo - Guilin - Shanghai
Great Wall of China
After an illusionary air journey, you will be greeted by our amiable English-speaking guide at the exit of the Beijing Capital International airport. On the way of being transferred to the well-select hotel, you will experience how this city waded thought the vicissitudes of 5000 years and how it takes in world cutting-edge modernity and is compatible with the traditional Chinese culture.
In the morning, walk through the Tiananmen Square, watch the solemn Tiananmen Rostrum. Your guide will lead you to the north of Tiananmen Rostrum; enter in the palatial Forbidden City to date back to the prosperous old imperial dynasties. As the ancient emperors believed that his palace erects in the center of the earth, they declared that the palace should be built symmetrically along the north-south central axis of Beijing. Therefore, this palace was reputed for its harmonious configuration and majestic grandeur. Then you will enjoy your a la carte lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, enjoy another kind of cultural flavor by visiting the largest complex of heaven-worship architecture - the Temple of Heaven. A whole day cultural journey will be awarded by a lively Chinese Kung Fu Show at the Red Theatre. (B+L)
Today we will invite you to the suburban area where you can leave your footprint on the 600 years marvel - the most representative part of the Great Wall, Badaling. This glorious Great Wall exhibits the tourists a splendid chapter written by Chinese people's assiduity, courage and wisdom. Standing on this masterpiece of human civilization, you will feel the greatness of being a true man, seeing a vigorous dragon winding its way along the mountain ranges. In order to safeguard that your stomach could be well served, you will be taken to a popular Sichuan restaurant to taste the tempting Sichuan cuisine. After an attempt of Chinese cuisine, an imperial mausoleums adventure will be followed by visiting the Sacred Way and the Ming Tomb in the afternoon. On the way back to downtown, have a brief outside visit of the Bird's Nest (Olympic National Stadium). (B+L)
Our client at the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum, Xian
The ornate Summer Palace was an imperial palace first constructed in the 12th century. We will escort you to have a panoramic view of this classical Chinese architecture. A classic Hutong tour passing Shichahai, Yinding Bridge, Yandaixiejie, Drum tower or Bell tower is arranged for you to feel the original old Beijing Culture. Around noon, you will have an a la carte lunch at a delicate restaurant. Your guide in Beijing will bid you farewell in the Capital airport. Fly to the historical city - Xian and your local amiable guide will pick you up at Xi'an airport and transfer you to the hotel. (B+L)
Qing Shihuang is a controversial emperor, who is criticized as an atrocious sovereign or awarded as a hero united the Chinese territory in the history. However, it is without doubt that his astounding Museum of Qin Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses is a treasure for China and it also creates the prestige of Xi'an. The visit of this world miracle will be followed by an a la carte lunch at a popular local restaurant. The next stop for the Xi'an tour is the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, which is regarded as the symbol of this city. Continue to today's last stop, the Provincial History Museum. (B+L+D)
Luxury Series: Tang Dynasty Dinner and Show is prepared at Tang Dynasty Palace (Add: No.75, Chang'an Road, Xian).
Standard Series: Dumpling Dinner and Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show is prepared at Shaanxi Opera Theatre (Add: No. 165, Wenyi Road, Xian).
Today we will offer you a chance to take a shot of Great Mosque, standing in famous Muslim Street, City Wall and a genuine local family. As a leisurable city, the people and their daily life here reflects a vivid picture of the distinguished Chinese moral value. Have lunch in the home of the family that you visit and then take a flight to Guilin and start a fresh feeling in China's top landscape resort famed for enticing mountains and water. Meet your guide outside the airport and be transferred to the hotel. (B+L)
Our clients in Yangshuo
Provided by Mr. Remmelt Haange
Our clients at the Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai
Provided by our client Ms. Colleen Gasiorowski
A splendid Chinese culture show initiated from Shanghai Museum. It is an incomparable treasure house with well-preserved ancient Chinese art as bronzes, potteries, paintings and calligraphies, totaled to 120,000 precious relics. Continue to go to Yuyuan Garden and bathe in the soothing and relaxing vista. You might sip a cup of coffee in the waterside pavilion, take a photo with delicate corridor or sit on the terrace catching sight of exquisite workmanship. After that, an a la carte lunch at a famous local restaurant is served for you. For the afternoon activities, please see the following different arrangements for the luxury and standard series. (B+L)
Luxury Series: An afternoon cruise tour along Huangpu River is designed for you. Have some time to go along the Bund area and an old street in Shanghai if time permits.
Standard Series: Stroll along the Bund area, Nanjing Road and an old street in Shanghai. Lots of world famous brand corporations have their subsidiary branch there and you might hunt for your favorite.
We will escort you to the airport and board your homeward bound flight carried with memories of your exciting journey to this most amazing land. (B)
|Beijing||Crowne Plaza Hotel||Holiday Inn Central Plaza - the best Holiday Inn Hotel in Beijing|
|Xian||Sheraton Hotel||Grand New World Hotel|
|Guilin||Sheraton Hotel||Guilin Bravo Hotel - former Holiday Inn Hotel|
|Shanghai||Renaissance Shanghai Yuyuan Hotel||Ya Fan Long Men Hotel|
|Based on per person and shown in US dollars. Valid from Mar. 1st, 2012 to Feb. 28th, 2013|
|High Season||Low Season||High Season||Low Season|
|10 & above||$1840.00||$1620.00||$1570.00||$1360.00|