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Trip Package Travel To Xi'an Chongqing, Yangtze River, Yichang, Guilin
11 Days China Tour: Beijing, Chongqing,
Yangtze River Cruise, Yichang, Wuhan, Guilin And Shanghai
Tour Code: LCNT_08
Tour Type: Private Tour Package
Best Travel Time: Suitable for the
whole year, best from April to November.
||Arrival of Beijing
On arrival you will be met and transferred
to prebooked hotel. The remainder of the day is yours to relax.
Pay a visit to the Tiananmen Square, then
proceed to explore the magnificent Forbidden City. After lunch,
continue to visit the Summer Palace. Optional program in the
evening: Peking Opera, Kungfu Show or Chinese Acrobatics.
Tiananmen Square: The biggest
inner-city square in the world, it covers an area of 440,000
square meters with a length of 880m and a width of 500m. It
can accommodate a million people for public gatherings or celebrations.
Tianmanmen Square is located at the front of the Forbidden City.
Many significant festivals are celebrated in the square and
it is a great place to experience Beijing.
Forbidden City: Located
in the center of Beijing, it used to be the imperial palace
of ancient China. The Forbidden City covers an area of 74 hectares.
In the past, 24 emperors from Ming (1368-1644) to Qing (1644-1911)
dynasties lived in this rectangular imperial palace. As a political
architecture, the Forbidden City carries the national philosophy
Summer Palace: With 726.5
acres' area and three quarters water, it is the largest preserved
imperial garden in China, a former imperial summer retreat for
emperors of Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). The Summer Palace contains
many interesting and spectacular sites. It has more than one
hundred ancient style temples, bridges, pavilions, towers, mansions,
After breakfast, drive out to the best-preserved
and most dramatic sections of the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu.
After lunch, tour to the Temple of Heaven. Take a stopover at
the 2008 Olympic Stadiums: the Bird's Nest and Water Cube on
the way back to your hotel.
Mutianyu Great Wall: The
Mutianyu section of Great Wall is located 80 km north from downtown
Beijing. This section is less crowded than Badaling Great Wall.
There are 23 original-style towers on the Mutianyu along the
wall for about 3000 meters. Woods cover over 96% of the total
area. The surrounding natural scenery is breath taking.
Temple of Heaven: A temple
of Chinese religion used for imperial ceremonies for five centuries.
It was the place where the emperors worship Heaven and to solemnly
pray for a good harvest. The main Altar (Hall) is a magnificent
triple-gabled circular building, 36 meters in diameter and 38
meters tall. It sits on a round foundation and three level white
|| Beijing - Chongqing
Get on a rickshaw for a Hutong Tour through
the zigzag and narrow alleys. After lunch, be transferred to
the airport for flight to Chongqing. Upon your arrival at Chongqing,
local guide will meet you and transfer to the port for cruise
||Yangtze River Cruise
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Start your sailing along the Yangtze River
today. There is a necessary Safety, Orientation & River
Briefing presentation for you in the morning. Take shore excursion
to Shibaozhai, a 12-story and 200-meter-tall wooden pagoda which
was built against the mountain, you can climb up to the top
for a panoramic view of the Yangtze river. In the evening, enjoy
Captain's Welcome Reception Party and dancing shows for entertainment.
||Yangtze River Cruise
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
In the morning, sail through the spectacular
Qutang Gorge. The boat will pass through the magnificent Wu
Gorge before lunch. In the afternoon, take excursion at Shennong
Stream or the Lesser Three Gorges (depending on your cruise
itinerary). Take a small boat to cruise up the waterways between
hills and sheer cliffs, enjoy spectacular sceneries and see
the most famous hanging coffin. Return to the Yangtze cruise
boat, continue cruising the river.
||Yangtze River Cruise - Yichang
- Guilin (Breakfast,
After breakfast, take the shore excursion
to the Three Gorges Dam Site, it is the world's largest hydropower
project, located at the middle of Xiling Gorge in Yichang. Marvel
at the largest dam in different angles, learn more background
history of Three Gorges Dam Project and enjoy beautiful landscape
Go back to the ship and prepare for check-out. The cruise boat
will arrive in Yichang port at about 11:30. Our local guide
will meet you on board. Drive to the airport and take flight
to Guilin. Meet and transfer to your hotel.
||Guilin - Li River Cruise
- Yangshuo (Breakfast,
Be transferred to Zhujiang Pier where
the impressive Li River cruise starts. Along the river you can
enjoy the view of green bamboo groves, buffaloes cooling in
the river, and limestone peaks that look like Chinese ancient
paintings. The river tour takes 4 to 5 hours. After arriving
Yangshuo, free time for you to explore the West Street of Yangshuo.
There are many optional tours available at your own expense
in Yangshuo, including trip to Silver Cave, bamboo rafting on
Yulong River, cormorant fishing show, village tours by bicycle
to get closed to fresh air, real rural sceneries, sometimes,
you will see farmers tending rice fields.
||Yangshuo - Guilin - Shanghai
Drive 1.5 hours back to Guilin. Visit
the Reed Flute Cave and the Elephant Hill. Enjoy a leisure walk
from the picturesque Fir Lake to the Banyan Lake and the Southern
Ancient Gate. Be transferred to the airport for flight to Shanghai.
Upon your arrival at Shanghai, local guide will meet you and
transfer to your hotel.
Flute Cave: The exquisite and pretty cave is located in
the northwest of Guilin, 5 kilometers away from the city center.
In the cave, tourists will find large amount of stalagmites,
stalactites, stone columns, stone curtains, stone pillars in
Trunk Hill: It stands in the downtown area of Guilin city,
at the junction of the Li River and the Taohua River. Elephant
Hill looks like an elephant, dipping its trunk into the Lijiang
River, is known as a symbol of Guilin landscape.
Explore the Yuyuan Garden and the bazaar
near City God Temple and XinTianDi. After lunch, visit World
Financial Center. Afterwards take a walk at the Bund and Nanjing
Yuyuan Garden: A classical
Chinese garden with a history of more than 400 years. Five dragon-shaped
walls divide the garden into six scenic zones with distinct
features. With elegant pavilions, kiosks, winding cloisters,
artificial hills, stone bridges and lotus pond, the garden is
Shanghai's finest garden.
Departure transfer to the airport for
your flight back home or onward Journey.
Hotel Accommodation For This Tour
|King Parkview Hotel
||Royal Garden Hotel
|City Garden Hotel
||New West Street Hotel
|New West Street Hotel
Please email us and provide the information below,
we will quote latest favorable price for the above tour.
1. Your name and nationality;
2. The number of persons in your party, if there are childre,
please let us know their age;
3. Your travel date;
4. Would you like 5-star luxury hotels or standard 4-star hotels
or comfortable 3-star hotels for your tour;
5. If you would like us to tailor make a new tour for you that
is different from above tour, please let us know your requests.
Tour Quotation Inclusion:
1. Hotel accommodation
The hotel is based on two persons sharing one
twin standard room with private facilities.
Daily American or Chinese breakfast at the hotel,
Chinese lunch or dinner in local Chinese restaurant as specified
in the itinerary.
3. Private Transport
Private transport between airport or railway
station and hotel and all the sights by air-conditioned vehicle.
The above private guided tour is for you exclusively. No other
participants will be in your group and you will not take part
into any tours of others on land services.
4. Entrance tickets
The main entrance tickets for the sights mentioned.
5. Guiding service
All normal sightseeing tours in each city with
English-speaking guide and admission fees where applicable.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
We highly recommend that you purchase full
coverage travel insurance from you country of origin.
Tour Quotation Exclusion:
1. Visa Fees
Charge of obtaining your visa to enter China.
2. Charge of arrival and departure
The international or domestic air / train charge
of arrival and departure.
3. Single Room Supplement
Should a twin room is needed by a single guest,
supplement of the twin room will be charged.
What is single supplement?
- The hotel is based on double occupancy. If
the visitor travels alone or the number of the travelers is odd
(such as 3, 5, 7...), who stays in one single room has to pay
the single room supplement. As the hotel is on double occupancy.
4. Personal Expenses
Expenses of a personal nature such as laundry,
drinks, fax, telephone call, optional activities or sightseeing,
overweight baggage charges or meals not indicated, ect.
5. Optional Programs
Optional programs which are not specified in
the above itinerary.
6. Tips to guides and drivers
Tips for well done job.
China Tour: LCNT_08
Mutianyu Great Wall
Forbidden City, Beijing
Temple of Heaven
Li River at Huangbutan
on the Li River boat
Big Banyan Tree, Yangshuo
Yulong River, Yangshuo
Fir Lake, Guilin
Banyan Lake, Guilin
Elephant Trunk Hill
Reed Flute Cave
on the Yangtze boat
Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai
The Bund, Shanghai