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Tour Type : Seat-in-coach Tour

Best Season :All seasons

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Vicky Wen
Tour designer

Pack up highlights of Beijing and Shanghai in this 6-day China tour, you will get a great value and experience.


  • Badaling Great Wall Tour and Ming Tomb
  • Forbidden City
  • the Temple of Heaven Tian'anmen Square and Summer Palace

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 Day 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.


    Day 3 Beijing
    • Activities: Badaling Great Wall & Changling (Ming Tomb) Seat-in-coach Tour
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Hotels: Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

    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.

    Day 4 Beijing to Shanghai by Train No. G117 (Beijing Nan (south) Railway Station) Dep 10:10 - Arr 15:34
    • Activities: Hotel to Train station Transfer (Beijing), Train station Transfer (Shanghai)
    • Meals: Breakfast
    • Hotels: Kingtown Hotel Plaza Shanghai 3-star hotel

    Today, you will arrive in Shanghai in the afternoon. After check-in, you will have the city to your own.

    Check out our list for your solo adventure.

    - Smart Tips:

  • The Old French Concession offers some quiet time along the shady pavement.
  • ERA Time Acrobatic Show is among the top Things to Do's of most travel websites, and your guide will help you get the ticket.
  • Got special taste? Dongtai Road Antique Market is right for you!
  • For food, perhaps you might like some Dim Sum at Din Tai Fung Restaurant.
  • Day 5 Shanghai
    • Activities: One-Day Shanghai Seat-in-coach Tour
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Hotels: Kingtown Hotel Plaza Shanghai 3-star hotel

    One-Day Shanghai Seat-in-coach Tour:

    For this organized tour, we will pick up the guests at the predetermined time at the boarding hotel locations. If you are not checked into one of these hotels, please reach one of these boarding destinations on time. Today we explore Shanghai. We start with a visit to the Yu Garden and then move on to the Pearl City, Jade Buddha Temple and the Bund. After lunch, we visit the best and the largest museums in the country- Shanghai Museum and then the People’s Square. Last, we visit the old, rejuvenated Xintiandi quarter.

    - Smart Tips:

  • For today's tour, your coach will not pick you up at your own hotel, instead, you need to get to Jin Jiang Hotel for boarding before 8:30am. Direction: take Subway Route 1 to Shaanxi Nan Road (3 stops) and exit from Exit 3.


    Day 6 Shanghai Departure
    • Activities: Hotel to airport Transfer (Shanghai)
    • Meals: Breakfast


    Today your guide will escort you to the airport for departure. Bon voyage and hope to see you again soon!

    Prices (Go Solo Private Tour)

    $ USD
    Apr.1- Nov.31 Deluxe Class Superior 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.

    from US $599 p/p

    Price details

    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.