Splendid China
11 days/10 nights
See the highlights of China with Hong Kong in 5-star luxury at bargain prices!
Departures: from Beijing to Hong Kong
Select dates: Apr 2015 - Mar 2016
Beijing, Xi'an, Guilin, Hong Kong
Tour IncludesExpand or Collapse Section
  • Accommodations for 10 nights 4-5 star hotels.
  • Professional English speaking tour guide services.
  • 10 breakfasts (B), 6 lunches (L) and 5 dinners (D) as indicated in itinerary.
  • Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Hong Kong domestic airfare and tax.
  • Round trip transfers at each city.
  • Comprehensive sightseeing of each city's highlights.
Tour ItineraryExpand or Collapse Section
The itinerary begins with your arrival at the airport in Beijing and ends with your transfer to the Hong Kong airport for your departure home. When making your travel arrangements, please keep in mind that the majority of flights to China from the United States arrive the following day and flights back to the United States arrive the same day.

Day 1: Arrive in Beijing
Upon arrival, meet your local guide and transfer to New Otani Chang Fu Gong Hotel or similar for check-in.

Day 2: Beijing
This morning, walk in Tian'anmen Square, the largest public square in the world, and visit the Imperial Palace (Gugong), the once Forbidden City, with its over 9,000 elaborately carved and colorfully painted rooms, gardens, theaters, temples and exhibition galleries that was the home of Chinese emperors for almost 500 years and a testament of imperial China's splendor and lavishness. Then, visit the scenic grounds of the Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), whose apartments feature jewel-encrusted furniture and precious objects. Tonight, the renowned Peking Duck Feast will be served. (B, L, SD)

Day 3: Beijing
Today, visit one of the "Eighth" Wonders of the World, the great fortification built to prevent invasion by barbarians - the magnificent Great Wall. Walk on this "Wall of 10,000 Miles," which took 10 years and more than a million laborers to build, from where enemy attacks were signaled to the capital by beacon fires. In the afternoon, visit 2008 Summer Olympic venue "Bird Nest" - China's National Stadium. (B, L, D)

Day 4: Beijing
Enjoy a full free day at leisure for shopping. (B)
Optional tour (Min. 2 passengers):
1. Full day Temple of Heaven & the famous Pearl Market with lunch, USD 78 per person.
2. Evening Legend of Kungfu Performance with transfer, USD 45 per person.

Day 5: Beijing - Xi'an
Take morning flight to the ancient capital of 11 dynasties of China, Chang'an (now Xi'an), rich in historical sites. During the Tang Dynasty, Chang'an was the largest city of the world, the starting point of the Silk Road. Afternoon tour includes the ancient City Wall and Provincial Museum. (B, L, D)

Day 6: Xi'an
Today, visit the astonishing army of the life sized Terracotta Warriors that have been standing guard by the tomb of the Emperor Qin Shi Huang for over 2,000 years. In the evening, enjoy Dumping Dinner & Tang Dynasty Performance. (B, L, SD)

Day 7: Xi'an - Guilin
This morning, transfer to airport for flight to Guilin, whose unusual landscape looks like scroll after scroll of Chinese paintings. Afternoon tour includes Piled Silk Hill and Seven Star Park. (B, L, D)

Day 8: Guilin
According to experienced Chinese travelers, "If the beauty of Guilin's landscape is the best in the world, then the beauty of Yangshuo's landscape is the best in Guilin." After breakfast, ride the cruise down the Li River with Yangshuo at the end of the journey. Get the feeling of traveling within a Chinese painting and leisurely gather a lasting impression of the varied landscape as described by the Tang scholar and writer Han Yu, "The River is like a green silk belt, and the hills are like turquoise jade hairpins." (B, L)

Day 9: Guilin - Hong Kong
Morning is free at leisure. In the afternoon, visit Fubo Hill, and then drive to airport for your flight to Hong Kong. Upon arrival, meet our representative in airport, and take shuttle bus to hotel for check-in. (B)

Day 10: Hong Kong
Today is free at leisure. (B)

Day 11: Hong Kong - U.S.A.
Bid China farewell and take shuttle bus to airport for the flight back to your lovely home. (B)

Key: (B) Breakfast, (L) Lunch, (D) Dinner, (SD) Special Dinner

PricingExpand or Collapse Section
Arrival Date Return Date Land Price (Sharing Twin) Single Supplement
Saturday Tuesday
18-Apr-15 28-Apr-15 $2,459 $1,039
16-May-15 26-May-15 $2,319 $909
13-Jun-15 23-Jun-15 $2,259 $819
11-Jul-15 21-Jul-15 $2,259 $819
08-Aug-15 18-Aug-15 $2,259 $819
12-Sep-15 22-Sep-15 $2,399 $979
10-Oct-15 20-Oct-15 $2,479 $1,059
14-Nov-15 24-Nov-15 $2,349 $919
12-Dec-15 22-Dec-15 $2,139 $719
09-Jan-16 19-Jan-16 $2,139 $719
20-Feb-16 01-Mar-16 $2,239 $909
12-Mar-16 22-Mar-16 $2,289 $959

Tour available from Beijing to Hong Kong. 11 days / 10 nights.

Guaranteed deparure based on minimum of 2 passagers.

Departures and itineraries are subject to change without prior notice. Above prices do not include airfare. Prices, taxes, and fees are subject to change and are not guaranteed until full land and airfare deposits are received.

Trans-Pacific airfare from all major U.S. cities to China is available upon request.

Prices are based on double room occupancy.

Single room supplement: as shown in the price table.

Triple room reduction per person: N/A

Pre and post trip extensions are available. Please inquire with our sales agent for details.

Not Included In Your Vacation Price
Federal inspection fees for the Federal U.S. Customs and Immigrations; other per person taxes imposed by government entities; applicable cruise taxes, fees, and fares; passports; visas and vaccinations; transfers; tips to your Tour Director, Local Host, driver, Local Guides, and/or ships' crew; gratuities on ferries, trains, and cruise ships; laundry; telephone; minibar; alcohol, beverages, and food outside of the contracted menu as presented at a hotel or restaurant (these extra items will be billed to you before leaving the hotel, ship, or restaurant); optional excursions; porterage at train stations; Travel Protection Insurance premiums; and all other items of a personal nature.

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Hotel InformationExpand or Collapse Section
Beijing

New Otani Chang Fu Gong
No.26 Jianguomenwai Main Street
Beijing, RPC 100022

Xi'an

Grand Park
No.12 West Section of Huancheng South Road
Xi'an, RPC 710068

Guilin

Lijiang Waterfall Hotel
No.1 North Shanhu Road, Xiufeng District
Guilin, RPC 541001

Hong Kong

Harbour Grand Kowloon Hotel
No.20 Tak Fung St, Whampoa Garden, Hung Hom
Kowloon, Hong Kong, China

Our Volume Buying Power Saves You Money!
-We can provide you with flight arrangements from most gateway cities. -Additional accommodations before or after your vacation may be available at our low prices.

Guaranteed air inclusive or land-only vacations:
You can choose the land-only option for your vacation, however, including airfare gives you various advantages. Airlines' special fares generally apply to very brief periods, however our low air-inclusive fares apply throughout the year. To get these "Deals" you may have to pay the full airfare at the time of booking.
Airfare is available to passengers traveling from the United States and Canada, and when booked in conjunction with a land/tour vacation. An additional $250 non-refundable deposit is required (i.e., air-inclusive vacation.) However, once your airfare is confirmed and United Vacations has received your full air and land deposit, your air-inclusive vacation price is guaranteed.

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