Li River

China Dream Tour Including Roundtrip International Flight from Chicago/Boston/Seattle/Toronto

12-Day Beijing, Xi'an, Guilin and Shanghai Tour

Destinations: 12-Day Beijing, Xi'an, Guilin and Shanghai Tour
Suggested Itinerary
Day 1: DepartChicago/Boston/Seattle/Toronto

Fly fromChicago/Boston/Seattle/Toronto, International flight included. Cross the International Dateline and lose a day.

*Hainan Airlines flights for depature fromChicago/Boston/Seattle/Toronto. 

Day 2: Arrive in Beijing

Be met at the arrival hall of the airport by our tour guide and transferred back to your hotel in a comfortable private vehicle.

Day 3: The Forbidden City, Treasure Houses, and the Summer Palace Tour

Walk slowly through the glorious, ancient imperial palace and enjoy the landscaped gardens, halls, pavilions and corridors in The Summer Palace, the playground for emperors.

Day 4: The Temple of Heaven and the Great Wall at Mutianyu Tour
Mutianyu Great Wall

Start by joining the morning Tai chi exercise at the Temple of Heaven and walk along the less-crowded Mutianyu Great Wall.

Day 5: The Bird's Nest, Water Cube, and Hutong Tour & Fly to Xi'an
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Take a exterior visit of Beijing Olympic Stadiums. A leisure rickshaw is waiting for you to explore the zigzag lanes and make a Chinese Paper Cut with locals. Meet the guide in Xi’an and get to the hotel in a private vehicle.

Day 6: The Terracotta Warriors and Horses Tour

Witness the Living miracle - the Terracotta Warriors. Marching soldiers and horses are coming for you!

Day 7: The Shaanxi History Museum and Xi'an City Wall Tour and Fly to Guilin

Visit the best history museum in China. Enjoy a bicycle trip on the Xi'an City Wall, which is the largest of the city defense systems in China. Say goodbye to Xi'an , you will meet the guide in Guilin and get to the hotel also in a private vehicle.

Day 8: The Minority village and Longsheng Terraced Field Tour

Walk on the spectacular Dragon's Backbone Rice Terraces. Visit minority villages to see how local people lead their lives.

Day 9: The Yangshuo Chinese Cookery Class and Li River Cruise Tour
li river cruise from guilin to yangshuo

Relax on the world famous Li River cruise. If you're very lucky you might see one of the famous fishing cormorants. Yangshuo Chinese Cookery Class will teach you three typical dishes.

Day 10: The Yangshuo Countryside Cycling Tour and Fly to Shanghai
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Cycling along rice paddies, lanes and tracks of the distinctive and beautiful landscapes. Drive to Guilin and fly to Shanghai. Our private guide and driver will take you directly to the hotel.

Day 11: TheYuyuan Garden, the Bund, and the Oriental Pearl TV Tower Tour

An amazing day packed with something old and something new. The charms could not be found anywhere other than Shanghai!

Day 12: Back Home from Beijing

Our guide and driver will transfer you to the airport and fly to Beijing. Then back home from Beijing with fond memories of highlights on your tour. Arrive home later today.

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