Vicky Wen
Tour designer

Visit the most popular attractions of Xian and Beijing along with the beautiful Yangtze River, the Three Gorges Dam and modern Shanghai.

Tour Type : Private Tour

Best Season :Summer Autumn Winter

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Day by Day Tour Itinerary


Beijing Arrival (International Flight not Included)

Activities: Airport pick-up and transfer


Your international flight will land in Beijing today. At the airport, our Beijing tour guide will be waiting for you. Check in hotel and take good rest.

Good to Know:

  • No international flights included in this trip, however, pleasecontact us if you need help booking the flights.


Beijing Travel

Activities: Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City, Hutong and a pearl store


After a fresh breakfast, we will set off to discover Beijing the old yet vibrant city. Firstly walk on Tian'anmen Square, waiting for us is the. Have lunch and take a short break.

Afternoon time, we will ride through the narrowHutong. Pictures of local daily life will be unfolded for you.

Good to Know:

  • Spice up your trip with a hot pot dinner at Haidilao Hot Pot Restaurant. Find its info on our tag.

Treasure House


Beijing Travel

Activities: The Badaling Great Wall with cable car


Located in Yangqing County, Badaling Section is one of the most famous and easies to cover section of the Great Wall. Today, taking a round-way cable car ride will open up your horizon at this imposing wonder and natural setting around.

Good to Know:

  • A massage will be a cure to your tired body and a great chance to know the essence of Chinese traditional massage.
  • Have mood for some Rock'n'Rool? Check outMao's Live House at Nanluogu Xiang, which has nothing to do with Chairman Mao himself, though.

Badalin Great Wall


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

Activities: Temple of Heaven, Lama Temple and transfer to the airport


This morning, you will take a relaxing visit at Temple of Heaven, where Chinese emperors used to worship God with their sacrifices.. Have lunch and visit Lama Temple, which is the largest and most famous Tibetan Buddhist temple outside Tibet.

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

Yonghe Temple


Xi'an Travel

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


Arrial at Xi'an, you will be transfer to hotel with your Xi'an guide. After have a rest, you will visit the wonder of ancient China: Terracotta Warriors and Horses. The first emperor of China, Emperor Qin Shi Huang, had his tomb built along with thousands of clay warriors, horses and battle chariots in hopes to rule his afterlife world. Time gone by and the Terracotta Army remains as evidence of his power. Today we will spend a couple of hours at this wonderful site. Stop by an art center before lunch.

Good to Know:

  • Shaanxi cuisine's speaker is rich-flavored noodles, why don't you give it a try at First Noodle Under the Sun? Find info on our Solo Adventure tag.
  • Take a night walk at the square behindBig Wild Goose Pagodaand shot some nice photos.

The Terracotta Warriors and Horses


Xian to Chongqing, Flight No. TBA

Activities: Panda Room in Chongqing Zoo, Ciqikou Old Town, transfer to port


Arrival in Chongqing, we will go to Chongqing Zoo to see Panda. Have lunch at local restaurant, we will go to Ciqikou Old Town. This lively old area has been partly restored, and remains an authentic and busy community. The old wooden houses and narrow streets furthest from the river are mostly unimproved, closer to the river there are craft and souvenir shops, teahouses and music, and lots of local food and snacks.

After visit, you will be transfer to port for your cruise.

Good to Know:

  • Dinner is not included. It will offer dinner on board but it will expensive than restaurant. You are advice have dinner in the city center before board the cruise.



Yangtze River Travel

Activities: Shibaozhai


Today will visit Shibaozhai which built in Qing Dynasty in 1750. The wooden architecture stands on the riverside. It is built by catch upon a rectangular rock with sheer cliffs with a height of 56 meters and 12 stories.

Shibaozhai Village


Yangtze River Travel

Activities: Shennong Stream (1:30pm-5:30pm), Overview of Qutang Gorge and Wu Gorge


In the morning, the cruise will passes through the 1st gorge--Qutang and 2cd gorge of Wu Gorge. In the noon, shore excursion to Shennong Stream. You have the option of visiting White Emperor City(RMB260 per person).

Qutang Gorge


Yichang to Shanghai, Train No. D638 Dep 14:20 - Arr 22:35

Activities: Three Gorges Dam Site, Transfer to Yichang East Railway Station


Shore excursion to The Three Gorges Dam Site after breakfast. Three Gorges Dam, the largest water conservancy project ever undertaken by man and it has been a dream for several generations of Chinese people.

Three Gorges Dam


Shanghai Travel

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


After breakfast, we will saunter up and down the Bundis our first stop for today. Get onto a height atOriental Pearl TV Tower. Here, you will also visit the wax museum.

AsYuyuan Garden, a typical Suzhou-style garden. Later, carry on the tour atFrench Concession. Today's last stop will be a silk store.

Good to Know:

  • Interesting acrobatic show EAR Time Acrobatic Show gives you a wow night. Our Shanghai tour guide will help you book the tickets.

Shanghai Street


Shanghai Departure (Flight not included)

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


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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Key sites in the three major cities Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai are all included in this 8-day China tour. Plus, No hidden fees and No tourist traps at all!

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