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Tour code: CD13TN

The classic "China Delight Tour "of China combines the magnificent cultural past of Imperial China, such as the Great Wall in Beijing and the entombed warriors in Xian, with China 's magical beauty such as the Li River Valley around Guilin. There is no better introduction to China than this Golden Odyssey.

    Visiting:

  • Beijing (3 nts), Xian (2 nts), Guilin (1 nt), Yangshuo (2 nts), Shanghai (4 nts)

    Hotel Accommodations:

  • Beijing—Capital Hotel Beijing or similar
  • Xian—Days Hotel & Suite Xinxing Xian or similar
  • Guilin—Bravo Hotel or similar
  • Yangshuo—Green Lotus Hotel or similar
  • Shanghai—Sunrise On The Bund Hotel or similar

    Included:

  • * All inter-China air/land transportation
  • * Includes all inter-China transfers between airports and hotels
  • * 12 nights in local 4*/5* hotels based on double occupancy
  • * 12 hotel breakfasts, 9 lunches and 3 dinners
  • * Includes baggage handling, hotel taxes and service fees
  • * Comprehensive sightseeing with admission as noted
  • * Experienced English speaking guide escorts groups all

    Special Entertainment:

  • * Beijing—Peking Duck Dinner
  • * Xian—Dumpling Dinner with Tang Dynasty Show
  • * Yangshuo—optional Liu San Jie Light Show or biking tour
  • * Shanghai—Acrobatic Show

    Remarks:

  • * Prices are “Land Only” with optional Trans-Pacific international airfare based on China Southern Airline and subject to seat availability. Special preferred airfares from your hometown are available, please contact with us for more detail.
  • * Tour cost is per person, based on double occupancy.
  • * Minimum for 2 persons

Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive Beijing

Your flight lands at Beijing – the capital of China. You are transferred to the hotel for well-deserved rest and relaxation.
Day 2

Beijing

Morning program begins with Tian An Men Square, the largest city square in the world. Then proceed to the Forbidden City, the residence of emperors for more than 500 years, housing numerous precious art objects. After lunch, take an old-fashioned Pedi cab to the historical sites behind main streets by Hutong Tour. You may also visit the local family, local market and drum tower. (B,L)
Day 3

Beijing

This morning start tours to the Badaling Great Wall, a symbol of the Chinese ancient civilization. The longest man-made object in the world, this 2,000-year landmark is an astonishing feat of engineering. En route visit a Jade carving factory followed by lunch at its Friendship Restaurant.  Afternoon excursion to the Summer Palace to see the beautiful Kunming Lake. Tonight, enjoy the famous Peking Duck dinner. (B,L,D)
Day 4

Beijing—Xian

In the morning, visit the Temple of Heaven, the largest temple complexes in China and a paradigm of Chinese architectural balance and symbolism. Afterwards, visit the Lama Temple, the most renowned Tibet Buddhist Temple outside Tibet. Then take a Beijing noodle lunch before transfer to airport for flight to Xian. (B,L)
Day 5

Xian

Today’s highlight is a visit to the Archaeological Museum with Cotta Warriors and Horses excavated from the tomb of the first emperor of Qin Dynasty. Then visit the Ceramics & Pottery Center. Lunch at local restaurant including Noodle-making demonstration. Afternoon visit the ancient Shaanxi Provincial Historical Museum. Tonight, enjoy a Dumpling Dinner & Tang Dynasty Show. (B,L,SD)
Day 6

Xian—Guilin

Morning visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, one of the best-preserved Buddhist temples in China. Followed by the City Wall, the most complete one that has survived in China, as well being one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world. After lunch, transfer to airport for flight to Guilin. Upon arrival, meet and transfer to hotel for rest. (B,L)
Day 7

Guilin—Yangshuo

Embark on a wonderful cruise with lunch on the Li River. The limestone rock formations and farm land scene along the way are something out of this world. After disembarking at Yangshuo, enjoy your own exploration on the famous West Street, which is near your hotel. Or take an optional-Impression Liu San Jie Light Show. (B,L)
Day 8

Yangzhou

Morning bamboo rafting along the Yulong River, a tributary of Li River. Visit the local village and farms. Afternoon free at leisure or go for an optional tour-Biking tour followed by the Cooking Class with dinner at Yanghuo Cooking School in Chaolong Village. (B,L)
Day 9

Yangshuo--Shanghai

Morning drive back to Guilin and visit the famous Reed Rlute Caves, a fantastic cave decorated by peculiar-shaped stalactites, stalagmites, and rock. After lunch, transfer to airport for flight to Shanghai. Upon arrival, meet and transfer to hotel for rest. (B,L)
Day 10

Shanghai

Today visit the Old Town, is the area inside the ancient walled city of Shanghai, one of the most picturesque areas of the city with many buildings in traditional Chinese style. Continue to the classical Yu Garden which was built 400 years ago, is an ancient private garden of Ming & Qing Dynasties. Afternoon, visit the Bund, a famous waterfront and regarded as the symbol of Shanghai for hundreds of years. En route, take a visit to the Shanghai Museum. Tonight, enjoy the famous Acrobatic Show. (B,D)
Day 11

Shanghai—Suzhou—Shanghai

Today take the high speed train to Suzhou. The city’s canals, stone bridges, pagodas and meticulously designed gardens have contributed to its status as one of the top tourist attractions in China. Tour to the Garden of Net Master,  the smallest but the most impressive classic garden in Suzhou. Cruise on the Grand Canal, shop at the Silk spinning factory and the Old Town. (B,L)
Day 12

Shanghai

Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore this magnificent city on your own. Stroll through the Old Shanghai bazaar, shop at Nanjing Road's emporiums, or enjoy a nostalgic evening performance by the renowned senior citizen's Jazz band at the Peace Hotel. (B)
Day 13

Depart Shanghai

Transfer to airport and take your homebound flight to home. (B)

Price (JAN 2017~MAR 2018)

Arrival Date 2017/Arrive Beijing (Wed) Land Only Intl Air-LAX Single Supplement
Jan 11, 18, Feb 8, 15, 22 $1849 $850 $510
Mar 1, 8, 15 $1869 $850 $520
Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3 $1999 $850 $660
May 10, 17 $1999 $1000 $660
May 24 $1999 $1200 $660
May 31, Jun 7, 14, 21, 28 $1919 $1200 $580
Jul 5, 12, 19, 26 $1919 $1000 $580
Aug 2, 9, 16 $1919 $1000 $580
Aug 23 $2029 $1000 $690
Aug 30, Sep 6, 13 $2029 $850 $690
Oct 11, 18, 25 $2029 $850 $690
Nov 1, 8, 15, 22 $1969 $850 $625
Nov 29, Dec 6, 13 $1849 $850 $510
Dec 20 $1849 $1200 $510
Dec 27 $1849 $1000 $510
Arrival Date 2018 Land Only Intl Air-LAX Single Supplement
Jan 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 $1849 $850 $510
Feb 28, Mar 7, 14 $1869 $850 $520
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