A smart choice to set Shanghai as the first destination for your China tour. Upon arrival, our China travel guide will meet you up at the airport. On the way to hotel, Shanghai will be introduced to you.
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For a night activity, Pujiang River Cruise is a nice way to get to know the city. Ticket available for booking.
Yuyuan Garden, The Bund, Oriental Pearl TV Tower(INCL Shanghai History Museum）, Shikumen, Jiangnan Silk Shop and Workshop
Then will visit Yuyuan Garden, a classical private garden in the style of Southern China. Stop at Jiangnan Silk Factory to learn how silk is made. Take a walk along the Bund and delve into the interesting Shikumen.
Shanghai to Xian by Flight No. TBA
Hotel to airport Transfer (Shanghai), Airport Transfer (Xian), Shadow Play in the Gao Courtyard, Ancient City Wall,
Have some free time before flight to Xi'an. Check in hotel upon arrival. For lunch, you will first learn how to make dumplings and enjoy your labor work.
After lunch, you will get another treat for the eye: as we visit the Gao's Grand Courtyard, you will have a chance to watch an excellent shadow puppet show. Afterwards, we will walk on the Ancient City Wall.
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Also known as Folk Art Museum, Gao's Grand Courtyard offers more than historical ruins, shadow puppet show is one of the best in the country.
Solo adventure to the Muslim Quarter always rewards you back with yummy food and cultural surprises, just right behind the Gao's Grand Courtyard.
Xian to Overnight Train by Train No. Z20 (Xi'an Railway Station - Beijing Xi (west) Railway Station) Dep 19:55 - Arr 07:10
The Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, , Xi'an Imperial Fine Arts center, Hotel to Train station Transfer (Xian)
In the afternoon, you will be back to Xi'an downtown, waiting is the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, one of the biggest and most important Buddhism temples in China.
At night, you will board on a train to Beijing.
Train station Transfer (Beijing), Hutong Tour by Rickshaw in Xicheng District, Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City, Lizexiang Pearl Store
Embrace Beijing's morning along with thousands of locals on the Tian'anmen Square. Later, get into the Forbidden City. Also known as the Royal Palace Museum or Gugong Museum, here is the place to replay China's long royal history.
Have lunch and take a rickshaw into the old Hutong. A stop at a pearl store will teach you how to spot a fake pearl necklace.
If you like kicking, we'd suggest a splendid Kungfu Show at Red Theatre. Ask your guide's help for booking and direction.
The Mutianyu Great Wall(with round way cable car), Temple of Heaven, Shahe Cloisonne Factory
In morning, we will visit the Temple of Heaven, where Chinese emperors used to worship God with their sacrifices. Later, we will drive up to the Great Wall at Mutianyu Section, where you will take a round-way cable car ride. Visit a local cloisonné store after lunch.
In the afternoon, we will be back to Beijing city.
Summer Palace, Exterior visit of Beijing Olympic Stadiums(Bird's Nest and Water Cube), Lama Temple