The Bund in Shanghai

China Golden Triangle Tour

8-Day Shanghai, Xi'an and Beijing Tour

Suggested Itinerary
Day 1: Shanghai Arrival

Arrive in Shanghai. Your Shanghai tour guide will take you to hotel for check-in.

Day 2: Shanghai: Yuyuan Garden, Oriental Pearl TV Tower
yuyuan garden shanghai

Today we will visit the Yuyuan Garden following the famous Suzhou garden style. Later, visit the Oriental Pearl TV Tower. Afternoon we will visit the Bund.

Day 3: Shanghai to Xi'an by Flight
shaanxi history museum xian

Today we will fly to Xi’an. You will visit the Shaanxi History Museum to learn about Xi’an history.
Take a cycling ride around the ancient City Wall before attending a cooking class. At the class, you will learn how to make dumplings.

Day 4: Xi'an: Terracotta Warriors and Big Wild Goose Pagoda
xian terracotta warriors army

The Terracotta Warriors and Horses is a highlight to your China tour. Today we will visit this wonder and have your camera prepared for great photos.
After lunch, you will go to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, which offers an insight into local people's religious life. With your Xi'an tour guide, you will explore the city at an easy pace.

Day 5: Xi'an to Beijing by Flight

Take a flight to Beijing. Check in and have some time to refresh up and rest.
Later, you will take a Hutong tour in Xicheng District. The Beijing Hutong is full of history and culture, every corner is marked with memories of the city and its people. Enjoy your time at a Chinese paper cutting class.

Day 6: Beijing: Mutianyu Section of the Great Wall and Temple of Heaven
mutianyu great wall beijing

Take a round-way cable ride to visit the Mutianyu Section of the Great Wall. The Mutianyu section of the Great Wall is a masterpiece of restoration. Return to Beijing after the visit.
Later, visit the Temple of Heaven, where kings used to pray for good years.

Day 7: Beijing: Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City and Olympic Stadiums
bird nest in beijing olympic green

The vast Tian'anmen Square is a must-see Beijing tourist attraction. It is an ideal place for people-watching and free stroll. After the visit, you will go to the Forbidden City, also known as the Imperial Museum.
Get amazed at the Beijing Olympic Stadiums (Birds' Nest and Water Cube). Your tour guide will lead your way and introduce the glorious history back in 2008.

Day 8: Beijing Departure

Your Beijing tour guide will pick you up from your hotel and transfer to airport for your departure flight. Thanks for making your China tour with China Highlights! We hope to see you again soon!

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