Vicky Wen
Tour designer

During the 8-day private tour, you would visit the most famous three destinations in China — the ancient capital Beijing, Xian and metropolis Shanghai — to experience the diversity of China. Hike on the world famous Great Wall, imagine you are an emperor when in Forbidden City, visit the marvelous Terracotta Army, admire the classic Yuyuan Garden, and stroll around some local markets. Enjoy your trip with our experienced local guide. No hidden fees and no tourist traps at all!

Highlights

  • Flexibility to customize worthy itinerary to your preferences and budget
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Family friendly

Tour Type : Private Tour

Best Season :Spring Summer Autumn Winter

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Day by Day Tour Itinerary

Day
1

Beijing Arrival (International Flight not Included)

Activities: Airport pick-up and transfer

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Welcome to China! Your China holiday will start with visiting the capital of China, Beijing. Upon arrival, your Beijing tour guide will escort you to hotel. Check in and adjust yourself from the jet-lag.

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  • This package doesn't include flights or trains, please contact us if you need help.

Day
2

Beijing Travel

Activities: Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City, Hutong

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You will firstly visit Tian'anmen Square, and Forbidden City, which was home to 24 emperors between 1368 and 1911.

Then, have lunch in a local restaurant.

Later, we will get on a rickshaw and the rider will take you into Beijing's beating heart: Hutong. Following up is some quality time with a local family in the Hutong.

You will also have a chance to learn how to spot fake pearls at a time-honored pearl store.

Forbidden City

Day
3

Beijing Travel

Activities: Temple of Heaven, The Badaling Great Wall

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In the morning, you will visit the Temple of Heaven, where Chinese emperors used to worship God with their sacrifices.

After driving for about 90 minutes, you will arrive at the Badaling. Located in Yanqing County, Badaling Section is one of the most famous and easiest to cover sections of the Great Wall.

Taking a cable car up will open up your horizon at this imposing wonder and natural setting around. Shot some nice photos and then get down with a cable car.

The Great Wall at Mutianyu Section

Day
4

Beijing to Xi'an, Train No. T231 Dep 18:55 - Arr 07:42

Activities: Summer Palace, Bird's Nest and Water Cube and transfer to the airport

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Your day will start with visiting the Summer Palace, which used as a place for royals to avoid the summer heat.

Have lunch and following up is the vividly distinctive Bird's Nest and Water Cube.

Later you will take train to Xi'an. Overnight at train.

Bird's Nest in Beijing.

Day
5

Xi'an Travel

Activities: Train station to hotel transfer, The Terracotta Warriors and Horses

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Arrival at Xi'an, you will be transferred to hotel with your Xi'an guide. After a rest, you will visit the wonder of ancient China: Terracotta Warriors and Horses.

Have lunch before a stop at a handicraft center. You may get to know more about Chinese culture there.

Terracotta Army

Day
6

Xian to Shanghai, Train No. Z94 Dep 17:04 - Arr 07:51

Activities: Muslim Quarters, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Ancient City Wall,Transfer to Train station

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Xi'an has an important stand in China's Buddhist culture. You will visit the famous Big Wild Goose Pagoda.

Later, get to the Muslim Quarter and be a part of the atmosphere.

Have lunch and pay a brief visit at the Ancient City Wall.

At about 17:00, you will take overnight train from Xi'an to Shanghai.

Big Wild Goose Pagoda

Day
7

Shanghai

Activities: Oriental Pearl TV Tower(INCL Shanghai History Museum, The Bund, Yuyuan Garden

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Oriental Pearl TV Tower is absolutely Shanghai's pride and icon. You will be in the top of it, taking in a panoramic view of Shanghai. And visit Shanghai History Museum, which is located inside the tower, with a great collection of wax work detailing the history of Shanghai.

Take a walk along the Bund to appreciate the European buildings after lunch. Then visit Yuyuan Garden, a classical Chinese garden.

Later, you will go to a local silk factory to get to know the silk-making process.

The Bund

Day
8

Shanghai Departure (Flight not included)

Activities: Hotel to airport transfer (Shanghai Pudong International Airport)

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You will be transferred to the city's international airport (Shanghai Pudong International Airport) in time for your flight home

Terms & Conditions

Price Inclusion

  • Entrance fees.
  • Meals listed in the itinerary.
  • Private transfers.
  • Private English-speaking guide and driver.
  • Hotels listed in the itinerary.
  • Service Charge & Taxes.
  • China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
  • Luggage Transfers.

Price Exclusion

  • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
  • China Entry Visa Fees.
  • Excess Baggage Charges.
  • Personal Expenses.
  • Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
  • Single Room Supplement.

Special Terms

  • Price may change during some Chinese festivals.
  • Price is subject to change based on exchange rate.
  • We accept both on-line payment (by Paypal® and Moneybookers®) and wire transfer.
  • A deposit of 10% ot the total cost is required when you confirm your booking.
  • For Cancellation Refunds, please click here .

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