Day 1 Arrival in Beijing
Your guide will meet you at Beijing International Airport.Approximately:1 hours (airpot-hotel) Private Car Private Van
Days Inn Forbidden City:
Recommended 3-star hotel. Only 5 minutes walk to the Forbidden City.
Recommended 4-star hotel on Wangfujing Street. 80%+ “very good or excellent” reviews.
Recommended 5 star hotel on Wangfujin Street. Good value for money.
Day 2 Beijing, visit Tiananmen, Forbidden City and Hutong
The Forbidden City:
Learn Chinese history and be a guest at the home of 24 Chinese emperors.Approximately: 2 hours
Stand in the heart of Beijing on the largest city square in the world.Approximately:40 minutes
Beijing's old lanes give a wonderful glimpse into ordinary local people's lives.Approximately:45 minutes
Lunch at Courtyard 7 Restaurant:
a perfect combination of traditional Chinese courtyard and Western food.
Lizexiang Pearl Store:
See how freshwater pearls are produced, and learn how to spot a fake.
Kung Fu Show at Night(optional):
a story about how a boy monk grows up to be a wise kung fu master.Approximately:1 hour
Day 3Beijing, visit the Great Wall at Mutianyu, the Temple of Heaven
The Great Wall at Mutianyu:
Less commercial, well-restored architecture, and more watchtowers. Approximately:2 hours
The Temple of Heaven
: See the pinnacle of Ming architecture and local people doing morning exercises.Approximately:1.5 hours
Lunch at Xinshuangquan:
This garden-style restaurant specializes in rainbow trout.
Dinner at Fangzhuang Roast Duck:
a branch of the renowned Quanjude Roast Duck chain near the Temple of Heaven.
Sha He Cloisonné Factory:
See Cloisonné manufactured and maybe buy souvenirs — no pressure.
Peking opera at Night(optional):
a mixture of singing, dancing, acting, mime, and acrobatics.Approximately:1 hour
Day 4 Visit Summer Palace in the morning, Beijing to Xi'an by flight
Have a pleasant stroll in the best-preserved imperial garden in the world.Approximately:1.5 hours
Lunch at Baguobuyi Restaurant:
a popular restaurant serving Sichuan food.
Flight from Beijing to Xi'an:Approximately:1.5 hours
Guide meet you at Xi'an airport on time with smile.
Xi'an Skytel Hotel:
Recommended 3-star hotel. It is right next to the Bell Tower and Muslin quarter.
Grand Noble Hotel:
Recommended 4 star hotel with central location and good service.
Sofitel on Renmin Square:
Recommended 5-star hotel serving a good breakfast and offering large rooms.
Day 5 Xi'an, visit Terracotta Warriors and Horses, the City Wall and Shannxi History Museum
The Terracotta Warriors and Horses:
Hundreds of detailed life-size models in the world's grandest tomb.Approximately:2 hours
Shaanxi History Museum:
400,000 historical relics display Chinese history up to the Qing Dynasty.Approximately:1.5 hours
The City Wall:
Cycle around the best-preserved ancient city wall and enjoy the sunset.Approximately:45 minutes
Lunch at A Wa Shan Zhai Restaurant:
Specializing in Hunan and Sichuan cuisine, it's near the Terracotta Army.
Xi'an Imperial Fine Arts Center:
It mainly manufactures jade carvings and lacquer ware.
Tang Dynasty Show at Night (optional):
Enjoy experiencing Tang Dynasty court life, customs, and Chinese music and dance.Approximately:1 hour
Day 6Xi'an to Chongqing by Flight, visit Ciqikou Old Town, Three Gorges Museum, after that board on cruise
Flight from Xi'an to Chongqing:Approximately:1.5 hours Ciqikou Old Town:
It is an authentic and busy community of old Chongqing and a place to try local food.Approximately:1 hour
Three Gorges Museum:
It records the history of the Yangtze River area and its rich culture.Approximately:1 hour
Lunch at Caixiangyuan Restaurant:
Local restaurant to serve Sichuan dish. Try spicy and tongue-numbing food!
Cruise of President Series:
Board the ship from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and departs Chongqing at 9:00pm.(Dinner is not included)
Day 7Shore Excursion to Shibaozhai, Optional tour to Fengdu, Welcoming Banquet and Dancing Party
Built in Ming Dynasty, the loft was built on a huge stone with 56 meters high.Approximately:2 hour
Optional tour to Fengdu(Ghost City):
The surreal atmosphere is the best yet spoocky draw for China tours!Approximately:2 hour
Welcoming Banquet and Dancing Party:
Captin will join in the welcome banquet with great food and drinks at night. Good opportunity to make friends.Approximately: 2 hour
Day 8Pass Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge, Shore Excursion to Shennong Stream, Crew's Performance at night
Shortest but most steepest gorge with 8 kilometers long.Approximately: 2 hours
Most pictureques part with 46 kilometers long.Approximately: 2 hours
Deeply explore gorge by taking small boat to enjoy waterfall and red leaves in Autumn.Approximately: 2 hours
Chinese folk dance, ancient costume show, singing wil feast your eyes and ears. Have fun!
Day 9Visit the Three Gorges Dam, Yichang to Shanghai by flight in the afternoon
The Three Gorges Dam:
It is the largest water containment project ever undertaken by man.Approximately: 2 hours
Flight from Yichang to Shanghai:
Our guide and driver will escort you to the airport.Approximately: 1.5 hours
Shanghai Guide Meet Customer at AirportApproximately: 1.5hours (airportg to hotel) Kingtown Hotel Plaza:
the best possible 3-star hotel near the city center.
The Bund Hotel:
Recommended 4-star hotel with a central location and good service.
Radisson Shanghai New World:
Recommended 5-star hotel with a central location and great value.
Day 10Shanghai, visit Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Yuyuan Garden and the Bun
The Origental Pearl TV Tower:
A good place to take a bird-eye view of the modern city.Approximately: 1 hours
Have an enjoyable stroll in a top Chinese garden to escape from the bustling city.Approximately: 1 hours
With 167 years of history the Bund showcases the changing architecture of Shanghai..Approximately: 40 minutes
Lunch at Old Shanghai Restaurant:
famous for over 130 years. it serves Shanghai food and other Chinese flavors.
Jiangnan Silk Shop and Workshop:
You get a change to learn silk history and how to make silk products.
Era Acrobatic Show at Night (optional):
a top show combining traditional Chinese acrobatics and modern technology.Approximately: 1.5 hours
Day 11Depart Shanghai
Our guide and driver will escort you to the airport..Approximately: 1.5 hours (hotel-Pudong airport)
Guide will help you to get boarding card at the check-in desk.
Bon Voyage and have a happy landing..