China’s Classic
13 days / 12 nights
An indepth China tour including Beijing and Shanghai's top tourist attractions and the picturesque mountains surrounding the Li River in Guilin plus visits to the Venice of the East in Suzhou and the highlights of Yangshou.
Departures: from Beijing to Shanghai
Select dates: Apr 2017 - Mar 2018
Tour Includes Expand or Collapse Section
  • Accommodations for 12 nights 4-5 star hotels.
  • Professional English speaking tour guide services.
  • 12 breakfasts (B), 9 lunches (L) and 2 dinners (D) as indicated in itinerary.
  • Beijing-Xi'an-Guilin-Shanghai domestic airfare and tax.
  • Round trip transfers at each city.
  • Comprehensive sightseeing of each city's highlights.
Tour Itinerary Expand or Collapse Section

The itinerary begins with your arrival at the airport in Beijing and ends with your transfer to the Shanghai 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, transfer to hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free at leisure. (B)

Day 2: Beijing
This half day tour is a must for Bali visitors. In the afternoon our tour begins with a visit to the temple of Mengwi. Here is the famous Taman Ayun. Built in the early 17th century for The Prince of Tabanan, this important temple is surrounded by a large moat, signifying signifies the world of ocean. Further on we give you the opportunity to watch the wild living monkeys at the holy monkey forest of Alas Kedaton. The forest mainly consists of Nutmeg Trees, a habitat for fruit bats (Flying Foxes) and 3 large monkey families. Save some of your pictures for the magnificent sunset at the spectacular Tanah Lot temple. This temple is built on the top of a rock in the Indian Ocean, just a few hundred meters offshore. Watch the rough sea as it crashes into the coast.(B)

Day 3: Beijing
Full day tour: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Summer Palace. (B, L)
Optional Kung Fu Show with Peking Duck dinner, USD 65 per person.

Day 4: Beijing
Full day tour: the Temple of Heaven (watch local people doing all kinds of morning exercise, including Chinese Tai Chi ), pearl factory, Hutong tour by rickshaw with a home visit. (B, L)

Day 5: Beijing - Xi'an
Fly to Xi'an. Visit the Provincial Museum & Big Wild Goose Pagoda. (B, L)

Day 6: Xi'an
Full day excursion to the Terra-cotta Warriors Museum, and visit to the ceramics & pottery workshop en route. Enjoy the Dumpling Dinner and Tang Dynasty Show tonight. (B, L, SD)

Day 7: Xi'an - Guilin
Transfer for your flight to Guilin. None of any others scenery in the world could be ranked in parallel with Guilin for the magnificent natural landscape. In the afternoon, visit Reed Flute Cave. (B, L)

Day 8: Guilin
Today, enjoy a scenic boat cruise down the Li-Jiang River to the small town of Yang Shuo. Along the route, experience an endless variety of spectacular scenery and colorful river traffic which ranges from one man bamboo rafts to large junks, plus an occasional wading water buffalo. Explore in Yangshuo before drive back to Guilin. (B, L)

Day 9: Guilin
Free day in Guilin. (B)

Day 10: Guilin
Drive to Guilin Airport and fly to Shanghai. Meet and transfer to the Hotel. The rest of the day is free at leisure. (B)

Day 11: Shanghai
Full day visit to the Yu Garden, Shanghai Museum, the Bund and Xintiandi, Pudong New Development Zone and famous Shanghai Acrobatic Show tonight. (B, L, D)

Day 12: Shanghai - Suzhou - Shanghai
Full day excursion to Suzhou: the Garden of Master of Nets, Silk Spinning Factory , cruise on the Grand Canal and Pingjiang Road Old Town Area. (B, L)

Day 13: Shanghai - U.S.A
Transfer to airport for your flight home. (B)

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

Pricing Expand or Collapse Section
Arrival Date Land Price
(Sharing Twin))
Single Supplement
Wednesday Thursday
5-Apr-17 17-Apr-17 $1,999 $569
19-Apr-17 1-May-17 $1,999 $569
3-May-17 15-May-17 $2,009 $579
17-May-17 29-May-17 $2,009 $579
31-May-17 12-Jun-17 $1,979 $549
14-Jun-17 26-Jun-17 $1,979 $549
28-Jun-17 10-Jul-17 $1,979 $549
12-Jul-17 24-Jul-17 $1,979 $549
26-Jul-17 7-Aug-17 $1,979 $549
9-Aug-17 21-Aug-17 $1,979 $549
23-Aug-17 4-Sep-17 $1,999 $569
6-Sep-17 18-Sep-17 $2,059 $629
20-Sep-17 2-Oct-17 $2,059 $629
11-Oct-17 23-Oct-17 $2,059 $629
18-Oct-17 30-Oct-17 $2,059 $629
1-Nov-17 13-Nov-17 $1,969 $539
15-Nov-17 27-Nov-17 $1,969 $539
29-Nov-17 11-Dec-17 $1,919 $489
24-Jan-18 5-Feb-18 $1,889 $449
28-Feb-18 12-Mar-18 $1,939 $509
7-Mar-18 19-Mar-18 $1,939 $509
21-Mar-18 2-Apr-18 $1,939 $509

Guaranteed departures are based on minimum of 2 passengers.

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

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Good to Know
Tour available from Beijing to Shanghai. 13 days / 12 nights.
Guaranteed deparure based on minimum of 2 passagers.
Itinerary is subject to change without prior notice.

Hotel InformationExpand or Collapse Section
Beijing

Beijing International Hotel or similar
9 Fuchengmen Wai Avenue, Xicheng District
Beijing, PRC 100005
Phone: (86) (10) 59505158

Xi'an

Jian Guo Hotel
No.2 Huzhu Road, Xincheng District
Xi'an, PRC 710048
Phone: (86) (29) 82598888

Guilin

Park Hotel
1 Luosi Hill
Guilin, PRC 541001
Phone: (86) (0773) 2558899

Shanghai

Shanghai Ocean Hotel
1171 Dong Da Ming Road
Shanghai PRC 200082
Phone: (86) (21) 65458888

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