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Vicky Wen
Tour designer

A deal comes well in a budget need! With us, you can travel to Beijing and Xi'an and take a Yangtze River Cruise on a budget of 120 USD / Per day and less.

Highlights

  • Train experience through the country
  • Xi'an's enduring pride the Terracotta Warriors
  • Beijing's key sites
  • Budget travel with enjoyable experience on Yangtze River
  • From 120 USD per day

Tour Itinerary

DAY
1
Beijing Arrival
  • Activities: Airport Transfer (Beijing)
  • Meals: No Meals
  • Hotels: Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

Upon arrival, your tour guide will welcome and introduce you the charming capital city on the way to hotel. Check in and have some free time on your own.

 

- Smart Tips:

  • If you like excitment, we'd suggest a splendid Kungfu Show at Red Theatre. Ask your guide's help for booking and direction.
  • DAY
    2
    Beijing
    • Activities: Beijing Classic City Seat-in-coach Tour
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Hotels: Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

    - Emperor's Seat-in-coach Tour:
    Your guide will leave a message or call you to determine the meeting time. On this tour, the first will be the magnificent Forbidden City, followed by the largest city square in the world- Tiananmen Square. Post lunch, we will continue to visit the Summer Palace and Temple of Heaven where you will be able to experience the imperial past of China.
    Note: If your hotel is not located inside the city’s 4th loop, you will be required to reach one of the boarding places listed below at the determined time. Transportation cost not included.
    Boarding Place:
    (1) Beijing International Hotel
    (2) Catic Hotel Beijing
    (3) Jianguo Hotel Beijing
    (4) Beijing Xinxing Hotel

    DAY
    3
    Beijing to Overnight Train
    • Activities: Badaling Great Wall & Changling (Ming Tomb) Seat-in-coach Tour, Hotel to Train station Transfer (Beijing)
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Hotels: On the Ship

    

    -World Wonder Seat-in-coach Tour:
    Kick start the day by visiting Emperor Yongle’s tomb built in 1413- the Changling Tomb from the Ming Dynasty. This is one of the best preserved mausoleums from the dynasty. After a leisurely lunch we continue the tour to the Badaling section of the Great Wall. This extensively restored section will provide you great views of the hills and mountains.
    Note: If your hotel is not located inside the city’s 4th loop, you will be required to reach one of the boarding places listed below at the determined time. Transportation cost not included.
    Boarding Place:
    (1) Beijing International Hotel
    (2) Catic Hotel Beijing
    (3) Jianguo Hotel Beijing
    (4) Beijing Xinxing Hotel

    DAY
    4
    Overnight Train to Xian
    • Activities: Train station Transfer (Xian)
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch ,Dinner
    • Hotels: Xian Skytel Hotel 3-star hotel

    

    Our tour guide will escort you to hotel for check-in upon arrival. The rest of today will be free at your leisure.

    DAY
    5
    Xian to Overnight Train
    • Activities: One Day Seat-in-coach Tour of Xi'an Historic Relics, , Hotel to Train station Transfer (Xian)
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch ,Dinner
    • Hotels: On the Ship

    

    -One Day Seat-in-coach Tour of Xi'an Historic Relics: Visit one of the biggest attractions of China- the Terracotta Horses and Warriors. This 2000 year old life-sized army has unique figures. Visit the Banpo site after lunch. The area is spread over 50,000 square meters and includes burial grounds, pottery area and a residential section.

    Later tonight, you will get on an overnight train to Chongqing.

    The Terracotta Warriors and Horses

    DAY
    6
    Yangtze
    • Activities: Train station Transfer (Chongqing), Cruise pier Transfer (Chongqing), Board the ship between 19:00 and 22:00, and depart from Chongqing at 22:00. (Dinner is not included on the first evening.)
    • Meals: Breakfast,
    • Hotels: On the Ship

    Today you will arrive in Chongqing in the morning. You will have the whole day free to explore. At night, our Chongqing tour guide will escort you to the pier. Board on your Yangtze River Cruise and start the dream-like journey.

    die Yangtze Kreuzfahrt

    DAY
    7
    Yangtze
    • Activities: Program: learn traditional Chinese tai chi, optional tour to Fengdu Ghost City in the morning, shore excursion to Shibaozhai in the afternoon, and in the evening the cruise welcome party
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner
    • Hotels: On the Ship

    Today you will cruising along the Yangtze River. A land excursion takes you to the beautiful Shenlong Stream. You can also take another excursion to the White Emperor City (extra cost applies). Back to the cruise and carry on the dream-like journey.

    DAY
    8
    Yangtze
    • Activities: Taichi exercise.
      Passes through the 1st gorge--Qutang Gorge.
      Passes through the 2cd gorge---Wu Gorge.
      Shore excursion to Shennong Stream(1:30pm-5:30pm). You have the option of visiting White Emperor City(RMB260 per person).
      Crew's Performance.
      Sails through the 5-steps Ship locks.
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner
    • Hotels: On the Ship

    Today you will cruising along the Yangtze River. A land excursion takes you to the spooky Fengdu Ghost City. Back to the cruise and carry on the dream-like journey.

    DAY
    9
    Yichang to Overnight Train
    • Activities: Cruise pier Transfer (Yichang), Train station Transfer (Yichang), Program: tai chi exercises, shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam Site, sail through the Eastern Xiling Gorges, and arrive at New Century Wharf in Yichang at 13:00
    • Meals: Breakfast
    • Hotels: On the Ship

    Today you will arrive in Yichang. Have some free time to explore the waterfront city before our tour guide transfers you to the train station. An overnight train will take you to Guangzhou.

    DAY
    10
    Overnight Train to GuangzhouGuangzhou to Departure City
    • Activities: Train station Transfer (Guangzhou), Airport Transfer (Guangzhou)
    • Meals: No Meals

    

    Today you will arrive in Guangzhou. Our Guangzhou tour guide will escort you to the airport for your departure flight.

    Thanks for traveling with us. Hope to see you again soon!

    Prices (Go Solo Private Tour)

    $ USD
    Apr.1- Nov.31 Superior Class Deluxe Class Tourist Class Single Room Supplement
    1 person - - -
    2-5 persons - -
    6-9 persons - -

    * The price may change during some festivals including the Spring Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day, Labor Day (1st May), Mid Autumn Day and National Day (1st Oct.).

    * The price is subject to change based on exchange rate.

    What's Included & Excluded

    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.
    Vanessa Zheng

    Tailor-make a China tour based on your needs.

    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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    Tour Type : Seat-in-coach Tour

    Best Season :All seasons

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