Trip Highlights: Tour Destination: Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Shanghai. This 10-Day China Tour is designed to offer you the country's best. It is a wonderful combination of China's most famous historical sites and most beautiful natural wonders. The grand capital Beijing will offer you the renowned Great Wall and imperial palaces; the mysterious Terra-cotta Warriors of Xian will remind the past glory of the country; the breathtakingly scenic Li River of Guilin and Yangshuo will amaze you with the extraordinary landscapes of China; the dynamic Shanghai will shows the modern face of China. By touring these four great cities, you will have a deep impression on China's splendid history and its charming scenery. Please be prepared to be stunned by how big the country is and how different its cities are!
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Itinerary (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner)
Day 01: Arrive in Beijing
Arrive in Beijing, your guide will pick you up from the airport, then transfer to your hotel to check in.
Day 02: Beijing (B/L/D)
Today you will visit Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City, the largest and most intact structures of the imperial palace. This was where 24 Ming and Qing Dynasty emperors ruled China for over 500 years. After lunch, visit the Summer Palace. In the evening you will attend a famous Chinese Acrobatic Show.
Day 03: Beijing (B/L/D)
The highlight of today's tour is a trip to the Great Wall of China, the only man-made structure on Earth that can be observed from the moon. After lunch, you will visit the Ming Tombs, the burial site for 13 of the Ming emperors. For dinner, you will enjoy the famous Peking Roast Duck.
Day 04: Beijing / Xian (B/L/D)
Morning fly to Xian, upon your arrival, your guide will pick you up from the airport and take you to visit the Ancient City Wall and the Wild Goose Pagoda. And you will enjoy the dumpling banquet for dinner, and then you will watch the Tang Dynasty Dancing Show.
Day 05: Xian (B/L/D)
Today begins with a trip to the world-famous Terra-Cotta Warriors. Afterwards you will visit the Tomb of Qin Emperor.
Day 06: Xian / Guilin (B/L/D)
Morning fly to Guilin. Upon your arrival, your guide will pick you up from the airport and drive you to visit the Elephant Trunk Hill, The hill is deservedly renowned as the symbol of Guilin. Then visit the Reed Flute Cave, also known as the "Palace of Natural Arts". Afterwards, you will be driven to your hotel.
Day 07: Guilin / Yangshuo / Guilin (B/L/D)
Enjoy the splendid mountains, lush green pastures, farms, villages, and animals with a 4.5 hour cruise down the Li River. Guests are picked up at the Zhujiang Pier and escorted down to the thousand year old town of Yangshuo, and then you will visit the West Street. Back to Guilin in the evening.
Day 08: Guilin / Shanghai (B/L/D)
After eating breakfast, you will be sent to the airport and you will take a flight to Shanghai. Upon your arrival, your guide will pick you up from the airport and take you to visit the Oriental Pearl TV Tower.
Day 09: Shanghai (B/L/D)
Today's excursion takes you to Nanjing Road, the Bund, the Yu Garden, and the well-known Temple of City Patron.
Day 10: Depart from Shanghai (B)
Today will be free for you to explore this city on your own. Later in the day you will be brought to the airport to take a flight to your next destination.
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