Upgraded to private tour by extra paying $75 per person
Arrival Beijing, your local guide and driver will meet you at the airport then transferred to your hotel for check-in. Free for the rest of the day.
Pick up service by your tour guide and driver at 7:30-8:00AM, you will be transferred to visit Ming Tomb (section of Dingling). Lunch is used at the Jade Carving Artistic Center. Then visit Great Wall at Mutianyu-Sightseeing and Chinese Silk shopping on the way back to downtown. Drop-off service at your hotel before 6:00PM.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodations: Holiday Inn Express BEIJING MINZUYUAN***or similar
--Mutianyu Great Wall: One of the Seven Wonders of the World and the symbol of China. With a history of more than 2000 years and approximately 6,700 kilometers The Great wall of China offers a unique opportunity to experience this wonderful country. Among the most popular sections is The Great Wall at Badaling, The Great Wall at Mutianyu and The Great Wall at Simatai
--Ding Ling: The splendid Ding Ling is the tomb of Emperor Wanli, Zhu Yijun, the 13th emperor of the Ming Dynasty. He ruled his great empire for 48 years, the longest for his whole dynasty. Ding Ling is the third largest after Chang Ling and Yong Ling. It is a magnificent building wholly made of stone and bricks, which may explains why it can survive. So far, Ding Ling is the only one that has been opened for archeological purpose. The underground palace is 27 meters deep with a total floor space of 1,195 square meters.
Pick up by your tour guide and driver at 7:30-8:00AM, you will have city tour to the Forbidden City, Pearl Factory, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, and Chinese tea shopping at Dr. Tea. The be transferred to railway station to take an overnight train to Xian.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodtion: by overnight train (from Beijing to Xi'an) for soft sleeper T43(19:50-08:34+1) or similar train
--The Forbidden City: Listed by the UNESCO as World Cultural Heritage, the world's largest palace complex covers a floor space of 720,000 square meters. It houses numerous rare treasures and curiosities after 500 years being an imperial palace.
--The Temple of Heaven: China's largest existing complex of ancient sacrificial buildings occupies an area of 273 hectares. It is three times the area of the Forbidden City, where you may see local people doing the morning exercises, practicing Taiji, dancing and even singing the Pecking Opera.
--The Summer Palace: Listed as one of the World Heritage Sites by UNESCO, The Summer Palace in Beijing is ranked among the most noted and classical gardens of the world.
Be picked up at Xian Railway Station and transferred to join the group to visit the Ancient City Wall, The Big Goose Pagoda Outer-View on Wild Goose Pagoda Square (with option for interior visit), The Shaanxi History Museum, The Bell & Drum Tower Square, The Muslim's Quarter. In the afternoon, transfer to hotel for check in.
Accommodation: Citadines Hotel***or similar
--Ancient City Wall: It is the largest and best preserved present city wall in ancient China and is probably the best military battlement in the world.
--Shaanxi History Museum: it is located in the northwest of the Xi’an Wild Goose Pagoda. Built in 1983, Shaanxi History Museum is China’s first large-scale modern national museum. The Museum has the style of Tang dynasty buildings of “central palace hall with four worship houses around” with orderly, harmonious, vigorous and grave construction, melting the national tradition, local characteristics and the spirit of time into an organic whole.
--Muslim Quarter: Comprises a number of narrow and bustling streets in the vicinity of the Drum Tower. The main strip is called Beiyuanmen which runs north from the Drum Tower. It is home to Xian's Hui population, one of China's many ethnic minorities.
Pick up service by your tour guide and driver at 8:00-8:30AM, you will be driven to visit the Museum of Terra-Cotta Warriors and Horses, exterior visit to Emperor Qinshihuang Mausoleum and Short visit at the Terra-Cotta Replication Factory on the way back to downtown. In the late afternoon, you will be transferred to railway station to take an overnight train to Shanghai.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodations: by overnight train (from Xian to Shanghai) for soft sleeper Z94 (17:42-07:42+1) or similar
--The Terra-cotta Warriors: The greatest archaeological findings of the century: the army of terra-cotta warriors and the bronze chariots entombed in vast underground vaults at emperor Qin's tomb.
--Old French Concession: The French Concession is a name that you can not find appearing on any Chinese maps. However, it ranged elegantly from Huangpu District, through the district of Luwan and Xuhui and slices of Changning and Jingan Distict. The French Concession is the area of Shanghai once designated for the French. Today, the area´s central Huaihai Rd is a busy shopping street, but the tree-lined avenues and their many Tudor mansions still retain an air of the "Paris of the East".
--Shanghai 2010 Expo Park: World EXPO 2010 Shanghai China will be a great event to explore the full potential of urban life in the 21st century and a significant period in urban evolution. Being the first World Exposition on the theme of city, Exposition 2010 attracted governments and people from across the world, focusing on the theme "Better City, Better Life."
Transfer you to Shanghai Putong International Airport (Or Hongqiao International Airport) as your flight schedule. End of Service.
## Single Room Supplement USD160
## Upgraded private cost: $75 per person (Enjoying private tour guide, driver and car by extra paying $75 per person if you are signing for at least two people. More people to join, more discount you get for private upgraded tour.)
## Speical Note: The prices are inapplicable during the May Labor's Day (1st -7th May), Chinese National Day (1st - 7th Oct), Chinese Spring Festival and big events.
## The above price is available for minimum two passengers. If you travel alone, please Contact us for the exact price.
@@If you prefer all 4* hotels arrangement, please check the price as following:Total cost for the 8 days tour is CNY5015 / USD830 per person.
Based on following 4* hotels arrangement:
Beijing: Beijing Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel 4* or similar
Xian: Xian Grand Noble Hotel 4* or similar
Shanghai: Shanghai Lee Gardens International Hotel 4* or similar
Tour Price Include:A. Entrance fees：
* You will have 2 overnight train in this tour, the size of bed on overnight train is about 0.7*1.95 meter; there will be 4 passengers share one cabin. No private rest room in the cabin.
* Our tour guide could only meet you at the arrival gate of train station, they could not meet you at the platform of your train, please note that.
* If you want to arrange flight instead train on this program, or have further request and questions, please feel free to contact us.Normal07.8 磅02falsefalsefalseMicrosoftInternetExplorer4
We arrive in Shanghai on 25th March 2016 and would like to do the 8 day tour. I understand it starts in Beijing. We could therefore end the trip on Thurs 6th April as this is when we leave Shanghai. Do you have a trip that leaves Beijing on 30th March? If so how much for 2 people?