10 Days Beijing Xian Guilin Shanghai Tour (10 Days / 9 Nights)
An exciting foray into one of the richest cultures in the world, this holiday package takes you to beautiful China, and its two biggest cities, Beijing and Shanghai. Ancient and modern, built of stone and steel, the two cities are symbols of China's progressive attitude and modernization, deftly blending a rich heritage and ancient traditions with neon and skyscrapers. This tour would be the best choice for those who will have the splendid China tour for the first time, covering the most popular destinations – Beijing, Xian, Gulin and Shanghai. Know its history from the Great Wall and Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses; Experience the modern China in shinning Shanghai. The well-arranged China tour will leave you an enjoyable memory. Combine Guilin's beauty and cultural heritage with Li River Cruise and the amazing landscapes of Yangshou to in this tour which will leave memories that you will never forget.
Day 1: Beijing
Tuesday, October 3, 2023 - Wednesday, October 4, 2023
Arrive in Beijing Airport. Upon arrival, our guide and driver will be greeting you at the airport and escort you to your hotel. Evening enjoy dinner at Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 2: Beijing
Wednesday, October 4, 2023 - Thursday, October 5, 2023
An exciting day begins with a visit to the Tiananmen (Heavenly Peace Gate) Square, the largest public square in the world, with an area of 100 acres in the heart of Beijing. Move on to the Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, former Imperial Palace, built in the Emperor Yongle period in 1420 during the Ming Dynasty. And in the afternoon visit Summer Palace
. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Beijing
Thursday, October 5, 2023 - Friday, October 6, 2023
Take your long expected excursion to The Great Wall
–one of the seven wonders in the world, which was first built in 5th century BC with a total length of over 3300 miles. There, you will live up to the old Chinese saying that “Unless you reach The Great Wall
, you are not a hero”. After lunch, you will visit Ming Tomb. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 4: Beijing - Xian
Friday, October 6, 2023 - Saturday, October 7, 2023
After breakfast transfer to airport for your onward flight to Xi’an. Arrive at Xi’an and visit the Wild Goose Pagoda, which is located in an ancient Buddhist temple built in Tang Dynasty more than 1000 years ago. Later visit City Wall, Shanxi Provincial Museum and local Bazaar. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 5: Xian
Saturday, October 7, 2023 - Sunday, October 8, 2023
Arrive at Xi’an in the morning and transfer to hotel. The highlight today is the Terra-Cotta Warriors - The discovery of the life-size terra cotta warriors draws world attention and it is regarded as the eighth wonder of the world. The excavation site houses one of the most important archaeological finds of our time. The three pits contain more than 7300 warriors, horses and chariots crafted over 2000 years ago in honour of China’s first emperor. Later visit the Huaqing Hot Spring. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6: Xian - Guilin
Sunday, October 8, 2023 - Monday, October 9, 2023
Transfer to airport for your flight to Guilin. Arrive at Guilin and transfer to hotel. You will proceed for a half day visit to Elephant Trunk Hill, which is a huge rock formation of an elephant created by the confluence of the Yang and Li rivers, which looks as if its trunk is dipping into the water. The next wonder to visit is the Seven Star Cave, which is named after a certain kind of reed grown near the carve gate, which is used for making a flute instrument.
Day 7: Guilin
Monday, October 9, 2023 - Tuesday, October 10, 2023
After breakfast, you will proceed to the Zhujiang Pier for your Li River Cruise. You will enjoy seeing the landscape from Guilin to Yangshuo, which is a masterpiece of nature. After you disembark in the Western influenced town of Yangshuo, you will tour West Street, which earns from the fact that almost everyone in West Street can speak fluent English and every restaurant or bar offers menus in several languages. You will feel no boarder and distance here and fall in love with the town at the first sight. Moreover, it is filled with small shops and vendor stands selling different kinds of souvenirs, which are the best gifts for your friends and relatives. Afterwards, you will return to Guilin by the late afternoon. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8: Guilin - Shanghai
Tuesday, October 10, 2023 - Wednesday, October 11, 2023
Transfer to airport for your flight to Shanghai. Arrive at Shanghai and transfer to hotel. Followed by a stroll along the lively waterfront, known as the “Bund”, where your guide will show you the land marks along China’s Wall Street and one of the world’s highest buildings in the newly developed land across the bustling Huangpu River. Later visit Jade Buddha Temple
, Pearl Factory and TV Tower. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 9: Shanghai
Wednesday, October 11, 2023 - Thursday, October 12, 2023
After breakfast visit Shanghai Museum
- a comprehensive art museum with a collection of over 123,000 cultural relics. Followed by a tour to the Peoples square and shopping on the Taobao Market. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 10: Shanghai
Thursday, October 12, 2023 - Friday, October 13, 2023
After breakfast check-out and transfer to airport. End of services.