11 Days of Beijing,Xian, Huangshan, Hangzhou and Shanghai

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Duration: 11 days
Tour type: private tour
Tour code: CT-20

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D1

Arrive in Beijing

Beijing is the capital of People's Republic of China with very convenient flight connections to all the major cities in the world.

If arrival by international flight, you will be landing at Beijing Capital Airport. Guide will hold a name sign out of luggage claim area. Then transfer you to hotel to check in. Recover from flight journey and prepare for the trip.

Meals: Not included
Hotels: Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel

D2

Full day visit of Beijing city

Activities: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Hutong Tour in Xicheng District, Jingshan Park (Coal Hill)

Start the tour from Tiananmen Square, the largest public city square in the world with a total area of 440,000 square meters. Standing on its four sides are the Forbidden City, Memorial Hall, Monument and Capital and National Museum. Then you will enter the Forbidden City through the south gate facing the square. Built from 1406 to 1420, Forbiden city is located in the the city center, and has influenced cultural and architectural developments in East Asia and elsewhere. Exit from the north gate, drop a short visit to the Jingshan Park which is adjacent the Forbidden City covering 23 hectares (57 acres). It once was the royal garden in Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasty and offers nice panorama view of Forbidden City.

Sightseeing in the afternoon also includes Hutong Tour in Xicheng District. Hutong has long history dating back from the Yuan dynasty. It witness the change and develop of Beijing and showcase the normal life of the city. More than 20 alleys are well preserved in the development of modernization.

Visit the Jinshan Park to get a panoramic view of the Forbidden City. It is well worth the climb on a clear day for spectacular views of the Forbidden City and Beijing

Meals: Breakfast, Chinese Lunch at local restaurant
Hotel: Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel

D3

Great Wall tour

Activities: Temple of Heaven, the Mutianyu Great Wall

Pay a morning visit to Temple of Heaven, which was built for worship purpose. Another UNESCO –listed site today is the thrilling Great Wall of China. We choose the Mutianyu section, 70km northeastwards of Beijing City, which has well preserved from its original appearance. The 2250 meters wall has unique characters like the watch towers, and offers breath-taking scenery from the top. Visitor's facilities are well developed well.

Meals: Breakfast, Chinese Lunch at local restaurant
Hotel: Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel

D4

Beijing to Xian, Train No. G87 Dep 14:00 - Arr 18:30

Activities: Summer Palace, Boat Ride in Summer Palace, Hotel to Train station Transfer (Beijing), Train station Transfer (Xian)

Spend some more time discovering Beijing, before taking train (train No. G87 Dep 14:00 - Arr 18:30 ) to Xian. The last stop in Beijing is Summer Palace, which is a good combination of natural lakes, hills with artificial pavilions, halls, palaces, temples and bridges. In summer days, a boat ride gives very special feeling of this former royal garden. Afterwards, guide and driver transfer you to take train. Train station Transfer (Xian).

Meals: Breakfast, Chinese Lunch at local restaurant
Hotel: Grand Noble Hotel Xi’an

D5

Xian

Activities: The Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Muslim Street

Guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel; Visit the Terracotta Warriors and Horses. It is considered as one of the greatest archaeological discovery in the century. It's one of the eight wonders of the world, demonstrates the city’s rich history and culture, which attracts millions of tourist come to visit.

Back to the city, visit Big Wild Goose Pagoda which is a well-known ancient building and a holy place for Buddhists and regarded as the symbol of the ancient capital of Xi 'an.

Then you will visit the Muslim Street, which lies 100 meters west of the Bell tower in downtown Xi'an. Therer are many unique stall, souvenir shop, cafe and bars which are mostly run by Muslim people. Also it is a gathering place of Xi'an special snacks.

Meals: Breakfast, Chinese Lunch at local restaurant
Hotel: Grand Noble Hotel Xi’an

D6

Xian to Huangshan, Train No. G1904 (Xian North Railway Station - Huangshan North Railway Station) Dep 10:56 - Arr 18:51

Activities: Hotel to Train station Transfer (Xian), Train station to Hotel Transfer (Huangshan)

Hotel to Train station Transfer (Xian), our guide and driver will meet you at Huangshan train station with holding a welcome sign board on which says your name and transfer you to hotel and check-in.

Meals: Breakfast
Hotel: Huangshan International Hotel

D7

Yellow Mountain

Activities: The Yellow Mountains, Yungu Cable Car

Yellow Mountain Scenic Area is a mountain range standing 90 km away from Tunxi city(Huangshan city). It is known for its peculiarly shaped granite peaks, Pine trees, hot springs, and views of the clouds from above.

As one of the most popular destination and UNESCO listed sites, it is visitor-friendly place with cable cars and make it accessible onto the top from three sides. Few hotels are allowed on the mountain and offer thrilling experience to enjoy a sunset or sunrise view if weather permits.

Yungu Cable Car: You can enjoy the scenery along the way to the yellow mountain by cable car.

Stay overnight on top of the mountain.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch will be at hotel restaurant
Hotel: Beihai Hotel

D8

Huangshan to Hangzhou

Activities: Hongcun Village, Xidi Village, Hotel to bus station Transfer (Huangshan), Express bus station transfer (Hangzhou)

After a morning exploration of the mountain, you will take cable car down and head directly to another shining pearl of Huangshan – Hongcun and Xidi Village.

Hongcun village is one of China's top 10 charming villages, consisting of aged houses, stone bridges, water lily ponds and hills as backdrops. It is very picturesque and becomes training bases for many painters and students. Together with the Xidi Village nearby, the village became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000.The village retains much of the appearance of Ming and Qing Dynasties. Two main streets and 99 lanes are paved with cobbles or black stones, lined with well-preserved aged houses. Rivers winding through the village and hills at the backdrop make Xidi very picturesque.

Hotel to bus station Transfer (Huangshan), Express bus station transfer (Hangzhou)

Meals: Breakfast, Chinese Lunch
Hotel: Jun ting. Four Seasons Hotels, West Lake

D9

Hangzhou to Shanghai, Train No. G1390 (Hangzhou East Railway Station - Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station) Dep 16:36 - Arr 17:37

Activities: The West Lake(including the Island on the lake), Meijiawu Tea Plantation, Lingyin Temple, Hotel to Train station Transfer (Hangzhou), Train station to Hotel Transfer (Shanghai)

The West Lake(including the Island on the lake) : West Lake in Hangzhou is a freshwater lake with towering misty mountains in three sides. In the 5.6 square kilometers lake area, there are numerous temples, pagodas, gardens and bridges. It has been an inspiring place from ancient times for Chinese poems, painters and garden designers. A love story that has passed on for many generations in China make it more famous. In 2011, it was listed on UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Meijiawu Tea Plantation: Meijiawu is a 600-year old village with more than 500 households. It has been a famous production base of Longjing Tea since 1950s and received many world-renowned celebrities. The village now is an area combining sightseeing, farmhouses and tea culture.

Lingyin Temple: Lingyin Temple is one of the main Buddhist temples in China with numerous centuries-old stone carvings and pagodas. It is located in the north-west of Hangzhou covering a huge area. It offer chances to eat in the temple and experience what the monks eat.

Meals: Breakfast, Chinese Lunch

Hotel: The Bund Hotel

D10

Shanghai tour

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

Shanghai has much to offer for visitors. We choose the essentials for a sample visit including Yu Garden which retains some of best Chinese traditional architecture and culture and houses many items with unique characteristics.

The Shanghai Museum is one of the most incredible museum in China housing more than 120, 000 pieces of collections.

The Oriental Pearl Tower is the key places, standing at the tip of Lujiazui in the Pudong district, considered as the most distinct landmark in Shanghai area, which is the third highest TV tower in the world, including of hotel, observation decks, restaurants, shops, museum and kids' areas, making it an ideal place for families with kids.

Take a walk along the Bund- symbol of Shanghai for hundreds of years and home to more than 50 European style architectures built in 1930s. An evening cruise provides even better view when all the buildings lit up.

Meals: Breakfast, Chinese Lunch
Hotel: The Bund Hotel

D11

Depart Shanghai , Flight not included

Guide and driver will transfer you to the airport/ train station for your transport to next destination according to the schedule. If time permits, discover the city on your own before leaving the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast

Highlights includes

  • Hike on the Great Wall of China
  • Enjoy spectacular view of the most popular mountain- Yellow Mountain
  • Marvel at the ancient villages including Hongcun, Xidi village
  • Hangzhou beautiful Scenery along West Lake
  • Classic Chinese gardens in Suzhou
  • Shanghai's modern innovation- Shanghai Pearl TV Tower

Price Include & Exclude

Price Include
  • Entrance Fees: To scenic spots as listed in the itinerary.
  • Meals: All meals as specified in the itinerary. Breakfast is usually a western style buffet at your hotel, but it might be only a Chinese breakfast is available in some remote areas. Lunch will be at local restaurant.
  • Private Transfers: Private air conditioned vehicle with a driver and English-speaking guide for transfers in the above cities.
  • English-speaking guide: We choose guide who are responsible, knowledgeable and has a sense of humor to accompany you throughout the city.
  • Hotels: All hotels are well-selected and can be changed to cater for your requirements. Service charge & government taxes are also include.
  • Transportation: Flight/trains as listed above. Airport tax and fuel surcharge fee is included in.
  • Insurance: The insurance is China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
  • Arrangements: The tour cost includes planning, handling, operational and communication charges.
Price Exclude
  • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
  • China Entry Visa Fees.
  • Excess Baggage Charges when taking flights.
  • Personal Expenses: Expenses of a purely personal nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone calls, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the tour itinerary.
  • Items that are not listed in the itinerary.

Travel Tips

  • Prices shown are based on an exchange rate: RMB 6.2 = USD 1. The actual price may change according to the current exchange rate on the date you make inquiry.
  • The listed prices are for adults. Children between 2 to 11 years old can receive 75% discount. Infant under 2 years only charge 10% but they do not have their own seats on flights and at show events.
  • If your travel party up to 10 persons, please contact for the availability and group rates.
  • Prices are not valid during public holidays like May Day Holiday (April 30th to May 7th), National Day Holiday (Sep 30th - Oct 7th), or any unpredictable big events.
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