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6 Days in Beijing and Shanghai

6-Day, Beijing, Shanghai, Private Tour (CT-3)

6 Days in Beijing and Shanghai
6 Days in Beijing and Shanghai
The Former French Concession
Take a romantic walk in the Former French Concession, Shanghai.
Yuyuan Garden
Yuyuan Garden and its lake, Shanghai.
The Bund
The Bund at sunset, Shanghai.
The Great Wall
The Great Wall is an absolutely highlight, Beijing.
The Forbidden City
Tour the Forbidden City to learn China's royal court, Beijing.


Peggie Lv,

Tour Designer

To appreciate the charming of historical city Beijing and enjoy the international metropolis Shanghai with exotic style and modernism.

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Day by Day Tour Itinerary

Beijing Arrival (Flight not Inlcuded)
Activities: Airport pick-up and transfer
Hotel: Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel (or 4 and 5-star hotels)
Meals: None

Your China holiday starts with Beijing. Upon arrival, our Beijing tour guide will meet you up and transfer you to hotel for check-in.

No meals included for today.

Smart Tips:

  • This tour doesn't include international flights, however, please contact us if you need help booking the flights.
  • Hotel Choices: Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel, Sunworld Hotel Beijing 4-star hotel, Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel
Activities: Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and a pearl store
Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

After breakfast, visit Tian'anmen Square and the Forbidden City. At the Forbidden City, you will tour the Hall of Supreme Harmony, Hall of Mental Cultivation, Palace of Heavenly Purity and Royal Garden.

Afternoon visit the Temple of Heaven, where you will visit the Hall of Prayer for Good Harvest, Echo Wall and Circular Mound Altar. End today with a stop by a famous pearl store.

Breakfast and Chinese Lunch are included for today's tour.

Tian'anmen SquareTian'anmen Square
Forbidden CityForbidden City
Temple of HeavenTemple of Heaven

Smart Tips:

  • Find an easy bite after visiting the Temple of Heaven: Black Sesame Kitchen, top recommendation on TripAdvisor forums. Find its direction with your Beijing tour guide. (* Note: Transfer and dinner will be on your own arrangement and expense.)
  • Wanna do something fun tonight? Book a Kungfu show or check out Mao's Live House for some Rock'n'Roll.
Activities: Badaling Section of the Great Wall, Sacred Way, Changling Mausoleum, Bird's Nest and Water Cube
Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

Drive up to Badaling Section of the Great Wall. After the trip, you will get to Changling Mausoleum and walk on the Sacred Way, a shady pavement lined up with stone-made sacred animals.

We will take a walk outside the interestly-shaped Bird's Nest and Water Cube, which will end up today's tour.

Breakfast and Chinese Lunch are included for today's tour.

The Great WallThe Great Wall
The Sacred WaySacred Way
Bird's NestBird's Nest

Smart Tips:

  • Tired after the trip to the Great Wall? A traditional massage will wash away your fatigue. Check out our recommendation at "Solo Adventure" tag. And our Beijing tour guide sure has some great tips, too!
  • Don't leave Beijing without a bite of the Peking Duck! Hua's Restaurant wins a lot of hearts for its authentic taste. Find its info on our tag.
Beijing to Shanghai (Flight MU5120 1700 - 1910 for Reference)
Activities: Summer Palace, Hutong visit, 798 Art Zone and airport transfer
Hotel: Kingtown Hotel Plaza Shanghai 3-star hotel (or 4 and 5-star hotels)
Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

Admire the exquisite buildings at the royal garden of Summer Palace.Take a rickshaw ride in the old Hutongs, where you will pass by local markets, narrow lanes and visit a courtyard house.

In the afternoon, take a free walk at 798 Art Zone. Fly to Shanghai. Check in upon arrival and have the night free at leisure.

Breakfast and Chinese Lunch are included for today's tour.

Summer PalaceSummer Palace
Rickshaw in HutongRickshaw Ride in Hutong
798 Art Zone798 Art Zone

Smart Tips:

  • A night cruise along the Huangpu River offers amazing views of the riverbanks and the city's skyline in Shanghai.
  • Hotel Choices: Kingtown Hotel Plaza Shanghai 3-star hotel, The Bund Hotel Shanghai 4-star hotel, Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel 5-star hotel
Activities: The Bund, Shanghai Museum, Yuyuan Garden, Former French Concession, Tianzifang and a silk store
Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

Firstly, take a walk along The Bund and visit Shanghai Museum. A renovated traditional Suzhou-style garden will be our next stop: Yuyuan Garden.

Walk on the Former French Concession and delve into the interesting Tianzifang, a traditional Lilong complex turned into a artistic shopping destination. Today we will also make a stop at a silk store.

Breakfast and Chinese Lunch are included for today's tour.

The BundThe Bund
Shanghai MuseumShanghai Museum
Yuyuan GardenYuyuan Garden

Smart Tips:

  • ERA Time Acrobatic Show in Shanghai wins a lot of hearts, book a ticket and enjoy the spectacle!
Shanghai Departure (Flight not Included)
Activities: Free time in Shanghai and airport transfer
Meals: Breakfast

Today you will have a free day in Shanghai. Our Shanghai tour guide will escort you to the airport before your departure flight.

Thanks for traveling with us and we hope to see you again soon!

Breakfast is included for today.

Smart Tips:

  • Extending your trip to other cities in China or even other countries in Asia, we will be happy to offer a helping hand.

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Solo Adventure

Peking Duck Dinner at Hua's Restaurant


Hua's Restaurant, or Huajia Yiyuan, offers a special dining experience in a royal mansion with authentic royal court food. Peking Duck is also their best specialty.Near Wangfujing Street, you can take an easy after-dinner walk or explore the nearby Hutongs.

CT Recommendations: Peking Duck, Wangfu Fish, Buddha Jumping Over the Wall (or Fo Tiao Qiang), Bawang Chicken

Address: F3, Macau Centeral Plaza, No.8, Wangfujing Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing

Tel: +86 010-51283326

Price: $ 25 - 40 / Person


Massage / Spa in Beijing

After a day of touring, you must feel tired. A traditional Chinese massage will rejuvenate you in a breezy Beijing night. Here's the list of our recommendations.

Massage center & address:

1.I Spa: offering oil massage, Thai massage, Chinese massage, foot massage and spa. (6F, Kaiyuan Mingdu Hotel, Caishikou Street, Xicheng District, Beijing. Tel: +86-010-63527157)

2.Oriental Taipan: high-class setting with high-standard service, offering traditional Chinese massage and western-style aromatherapy. (NO.1 Xindong Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing. Tel: +86-010-85322177)



ERA Legend of Time Acrobatic Show


ERA Legend of Time Acrobatic Show in Shanghai has created a wonderful night for many travelers from all over the world. The show is a perfect mixture of China's traditional acrobatic art and modern state-of-art stage technique.

Price: CNY 120 - 580 / Person depending on the seat

Address: No.2266, Gonghe Xin Road, Zhabei District, Shanghai

Transportation: 1. Subway Route 1 to Shanghai Circus World at Exit 3; 2. Bus:95、46、253、912、916、114、893、210.

Tel: +86 021-66525468

Tips:1. Subway is the fastest way to get there; 2.You can ask your Shanghai tour guide for booking with great discount


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 .

Tour Highlights

  • Excellent deal for short stays in Beijing and Shanghai.
  • Hotel selection of nice 3 to 5-star hotels.
  • Easy-paced itinerary, allowing you for solo adventures.
  • The Great Wall, Forbidden City, Summer Palace and Temple of Heaven just to name a few.

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