Dates 19 Nov '14 to 1 Dec '14
Flexible? Yeah, sure
Est. Cost 3,695 - 4,500 USD (USD United States Dollars)
Type Tour Participants Wanted
Name cultural china group
Day 1 Beijing Upon arrival into Beijing airport you'll be met and driven to your hotel. Once you're settled in, your guide will accompany you to explore the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square.
Day 2 Beijing
The Temple of Heaven is one of Beijing's most impressive sites. If you can rise a little early you'll also be able to see Beijing's pensioners doing Tai-Chi here. Take in the Summer Palace in the afternoon.
Day 3 Beijing
You'll leave the city today to see one of China's iconic sites - The Great Wall. You'll be taken a few hours out of the city to escape the crowds and see the wall at its best.
Day 4 Beijing On-board train
Have time at leisure before taking an overnight train to Xian, once capital of China and the start of the ancient Silk Road. It is also possible to fly between the two cities.
Day 5 Xian
This morning head out to Xian's star attraction - the Terracotta Warriors. Even if you've read about them nothing can prepare you for the sheer scale and number off warriors found - not to mention the Herculean effort it must have taken to produce them.
Day 6 Xian Guilin
Today fly onto Guilin, with time to explore this southern city.
Day 7 Cruise Yangshuo
This morning you'll be taken on a relaxing cruise up the River Li, to drink in Guilin's justifiably famous limestone scenery. Arriving into Yangshuo at lunchtime you'll be met and taken to your hotel. Yangshuo is a small town set right among the pretty limestone karst scenery.
Day 8 Yangshuo Longji
You leave the town of Yangshuo this morning and head to an even smaller place - the village of Longji. The village is set around centuries old rice terraces, and a visit here will give a small taste of rural life in China.
Day 9 Longji Guilin Shanghai
In the morning explore the pretty rice terraces. In the afternoon transfer back to Guilin`s airport and fly onto Shanghai. There you'll be met and taken to your hotel.
Day 10 Shanghai
Explore China's second city.
Day 11 Shanghai
Continue to explore Shanghai on your own.
Day 12 Shanghai
Today you'll be taken to the airport in time for your return flight.
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