Trip Itinerary & Travel Details
Day 1 Beijing Airport to Hotel Transfer (/)
Welcome to Beijing, China! Beijing is the capital of the PRC and usually the number one tourist destination of a China tour. Our guide will meet you at Beijing airport and transfer you to the hotel. Free the rest of the day.
Day 2 Beijing City Tour (B, L)
Begin the day tour with the visit to
After Chinese style lunch, you will go to visit the Yonghegong Lamasery - the largest Buddhist temple of the Yellow-sect in Beijing, was called "the Palace of Count Yong" because it was the residence of Count Yin Zhen. It was built in 1694 and has been completely preserved.
Day 3 Beijing City Tour (B, L)
After breakfast, Our guide will pick you up at the lobby of the hotel and then drive about one hour to the Thirteen MingTombs. Ming Tombs are the general names for the mausoleums of 13 emperors of the Ming Dynasty of the Ming Dynasty with 500 year history, located 50 kilometers to the northwest of Beijing. They were fully recognized by UNESCO's World Heritage Committee in 2000. You will appreciate the charms of lots of ancient relics showing in the Tombs, such as pearls, jade, silks and so on. After visiting the tombs, you are going to see Chinese traditional jade carving museum, and enjoy the amazing the carving skills on jade, you also can buy some souvenirs for your friends there.
After Chinese style lunch, drive to the Great Wall - one of the seven wonders in the world. It is China's most spectacular symbols extending more than 3,700 miles across China. It is the best preserved and the highest point.
Day 4 Beijing tour, fly to Xian (B)
After a relaxed breakfast at hotel this morning, you will take a walk to have a glimpse into Beijing's Yesterday through some old "Hutongs", a kind of ancient-city compound, to see traditional style courtyard residences, old alleyways or siheyuan, and locals doing their daily chores. If you are fortunately, you'll be invited into their home and sample some authentic Chinese family food.
You will then be free until you guide drive to the Beijing airport to get flight to Xi'an. Our local guide will pick you up at the Xian airport and then dirve to check in your Xian hotel. The rest of the day is yours.
Day 5 Xian Tour (B, L)
After breakfast, Our guide will pick you up at the lobby of the hotel and then begin the day with a once-in-a-lifetime viewing of the extraordinary 2,200-year-old terra cotta warriors of China's first Emperor (Qin Shihuang). It's the Eighth Wonder of the world and is reputed as the world's Largest Military Museum.
After Chinese style lunch, followed with the tour to visit the superb Shaanxi History museum which is considered as an obligation to be a showcase of ancient civilizations, the best of its kind in China.
Day 6 Xian tour, fly to Guilin (B, L)
After breakfast, Our guide will pick you up at the lobby of the hotel and then sightseeing in the 1200-year-old Wild Goose Pagoda which was built in AD 648. Followed with the tour to visit the Old City Wall which was built in Ming Dynasty.
After Chinese style lunch, you are transferred to the airport for an afternoon flight to the beautiful city of Guilin. You will stay at your Hotel in Guilin.
Day 7 Guilin Tour (B, L)
Pick up from your hotel in Guilin. First visit Reed Flute Cave- a huge karsts cave with a great number of stalactites, stalagmites, rocks in all featuring shapes and sizes. Then visit Fubo Hill - standing solitarily in the northeast of the city and on west bank of Li River with half of the hill stretching into the river. Continue to Elephant Trunk Hill - the rock hill with an arched hole (known as the water-moon arch) named after its striking resemblance to an elephant sipping water.
Day 8 Guilin Tour, Li River Cruise (B, L)
Today's highlight is cruising down the Li River, which stretches 83 kilometers from Guilin to Yangshuo. Have lunch on boat. The cruise ends in Yangshuo, a charming town frequented by young western backpackers. Free in Yangshuo in the afternoon. You can visit some local market in West Street in Yangshuo or nearby villages before returning to Guilin. Recommend you to enjoy a fascinating performance Impression Liusanjie (optional program, price exclude) directed by famous director Zhang Yimou after dinner.
Day 9 Fly to Shanghai, Shanghai Tour (B, L)
Free in the morning and fly to wonderful Shanghai in the afternoon. Upon arrival our guide will meet you at the airport and escort you to your hotel in Shanghai, free the rest of the day.
Day 10 Shanghai tour (B, L)
Today, you will drive to visit a very typical Chinese style garden - Yuyuan Garden. Followed with the tour to visit Jade Buddha Temple - covers two-and-a-half acres in southwest Houston and consists of the Grand Hall, Kwan-Yin Hall, the Youth Activity Center.
Later, you will take a stroll on the Bund before your bus trip heading for Huangshan.
Day 11 Huangshan tour (B, L)
After having breakfast at hotel, you will meet your guide and driver at your hotel. And the drive to Mt Huangshan Scenic Area. The Mt. Huangshan is also called Yellow Mountain is the World Cultural and Natural Heritage site. You will take the Yungu Cable-car up the Mountain and enjoy the beautiful view of Flower-scattering Valley, Lion Peak, Cloud-dispelling Pavilion, the Grand Canyon of the West Sea etc. Stay overnight on Mt Huangshan.
Day 12 Huangshan-Shanghai-Guangzhou (B)
Relax until your guide will escort you down the mountain and drive you to the Shanghai airport and fly to Guangzhou.
Day 13 Guangzhou tour (B, L)
After breakfast, you will go to visit Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall. The Memorial Hall is a very famous historical scenic spot. It is in memory of Sun Yat-sen, the great revolutionary forerunner. After that proceed to visit the Ancestral Temple of the Chen Family. It is a unique site for offering up sacrifices to worship ancestors of 72 Chen families in Guangdong. This ancestral temple is also the largest, best preserved and best decorated ancient architecture existing in Guangdong province.
Then you will go to visit the Nanyue King Tomb Museum, which is a must-see Guangzhou attraction, which dates back to 2,000 years ago. It is the earliest large scale painted stone chamber tomb ever found south of the Five Ridges. Buried with the tomb owner in a jade shroud are a gold seal and a lot of exquisite jade adornments. It has become a world famous museum.
Day 14 Depart Guangzhou (B, L)
You will be free today until be transferred to airport for your next destination.