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GOLDEN ROUTE OF CHINA


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Visit: Beijing, Xian, Chongqing, Yangtze River Cruise, Yichang, Shanghai 

Day 01: Arrive Beijing
 
Welcome to China! Arrive into Beijing, the exciting capital of Celestial Empire. You will be met by an English speaking guide who will assist you with the transfer to the hotel. In the evening, you can take a tour to experience the famous Kung Fu Show (optional). This is a world famous form of Chinese Martial Arts. The Shaolin Monks from Kung Fu will amaze you with their performances. 
Overnight in Beijing.
 
Day 02: Beijing
 
Post breakfast proceed for City tour. Visit Jade factory on the way to the Great wall at Juyong pass, which is UNESCO World Heritage site. Photo stop at Olympic stadium. In the evening you can opt for Golden Mask show. 
Overnight in Beijing. (B)
 
Day 03: Beijing 
 
After breakfast visit the Tiananmen Square, a famous monument in Beijing, the capital of the People's Republic of China. It is widely used as a national symbol. Later visit Forbidden City and Houhai barstreet. In the evening proceed for shopping at famous Wangfujing Street. 
Overnight in Beijing. (B)
 
Day 04: Beijing- Xian
 
Today you will be transferred to the train station for train to Xian (approx. 6 hours). On arrival transfer to Hotel. On the way take a photo stop for the Ancient city wall and visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda square
Overnight in Xian (B)
 
Day 05: Xian
 
Post breakfast explore Xian on a full day tour to the famous Terra-cotta Warriors, one of the most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century. An army of thousands of life sized warriors and their horses in battle formation, which were buried for 2000 years, stand guard over the tomb of Emperor Qin Shi-Huang. Later visit the Arts and Crockery Factory. In the evening you can opt for Tang Dynasty show. 
Overnight in Xian (B)
 
Day 06: Xian- Chongqing (Yangtze River Cruise)
 
After breakfast at hotel fly to Chongqing, on arrival you will be transferred to visit Eling Park, later proceed to the dock for Yangtze River cruise, overnight on ship. (B)
Note: Compulsory tips (RMB 150 pp.) is required on the cruise and our local guide will collect the tips on the spot, if clients require pier’s porters to take their luggage at Chongqing or Yichang, pax may pay Porter age on spot - RMB20 per piece luggage, which is not a compulsory.
Over Night on Board. (B)
 
Day 07: On Board 
 
Enjoy on board on Cruise. (B, L, D) 
 
Day 08: On Board 
 
Enjoy on board on Cruise. (B, L, D) 
 
Day 09: Yichang-Shanghai
 
Disembark from Yichang. On arrival, take a bullet train to Shanghai with duration is about 8.5hrs.
Overnight in Shanghai. (B)
 
Day 10: Shanghai 
 
Today on the City Tour of Shanghai, visit Shanghai museum, Silk factory, the Bund, the 88th Floor of the Jinmao Tower which is the tallest building on China's mainland (421m). Its design combines traditional Chinese and gothic architecture. Later you can opt for Chinese Acrobatic show or Huangpu River Cruise.
Overnight in Shanghai. (B)
 
Day 11: Depart Shanghai 
 
After breakfast, your day is free at leisure. Later you will be transferred to the airport to board your flight back home. (B)
 

Includes:

  • 03 nights’ accommodation in Beijing
  • 02 nights’ accommodation in Xian
  • 02 nights’ accommodation in Shanghai
  • 03 nights’ accommodation on Yangtze River Cruise Ship on Victoria Series (Second class)
  • Daily breakfast except on Day 1.
  • City Tour of Shanghai on Private basis
  • City Tour of Beijing on Private basis
  • City Tour of Xian on Private basis
  • Return Airport Transfers on Private basis
  • Bullet train ticket from Yichang to Shanghai (2nd Class Seat)
  • Bullet train ticket from Beijing to Xian (2nd Class Seat)
 

Excludes:

  • International air ticket, domestic ticket if any, Airport taxes, Visa charges, Overseas Mediclaim Insurance.
  • Meals other than those specified (if any).
  • Tips, Laundry, telephone, optional excursions and other items of a personal nature.
  • Cost of foreign exchange for personal use.
  • Any items or services not specified in the itinerary ‘TOUR PRICE INCLUDES’ head.
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