BEIJING-XI'AN-GUILIN-SHANGHAI TOUR PACKAGE
11-day Beijing-Xi'an-Guilin-Shanghai Tour Package
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Day 1 Departure for China
Leave Canada for China .
Day 2 Arrival in Beijing
Upon arrival in Beijing, you will be picked up at the Beijing International Airport and transported to the hotel. You can relax at the hotel after dinner.
Day 3 Beijing
You will start your adventure in Beijing from the Great Wall. Later, the journey will take you to the Sacred Way and the Ming Imperial Tombs in the peaceful shadow of Longevity Mountain. You will then go to the Temple of Heaven, the place where the Emperors prayed to Heaven for good harvests. Stay in a hotel in Beijing.
Day 4 Beijing
Today you will go to Tian'anmen Square, the largest city-square in the world. From there, you will enter the Imperial Palace, known as “the Forbidden City”, to explore its many fascinating halls and pavilions. The Summer Palace is a well preserved royal garden, where you can realize your midsummer dreams. A local specialty of Roast Duck Banquet will be followed by a live Peking Opera performance. Stay in the hotel in Beijing.
Day 5 Beijing > Xi'an
You will take an early flight from Beijing to Xi'an. After lunch, you will start your tour from the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. After that, you will visit the Mausoleum of Emperor Qin Shi Huang, the “First Emperor” of China, and Huaqing Hot Springs. In the evening, dinner will be served according to a local specialty, the Dumpling Banquet, followed by a splendid Tang Dynasty traditional music and dance show. Stay overnight in a hotel in Xi'an .
Day 6 Xi'an > Guilin
Day 7 Guilin
Today, you will visit the Elephant Trunk Hill, a hill resembling an elephant leisurely drinking water from the river with its long trunk, which is also considered as the symbol of Guilin . After visiting the Heaving Wave Hill, you will go to the Reed Flute Cave, a limestone karst cave also known as the “ Palace of Natural Art ”. Reed Flute Cave, whose name is derived from the reeds that used to cover the entrance and were used to make flutes, is the most impressive and popular of Guilin's caves. Stay in the hotel in Guilin.
Day 8 Guilin > Shanghai
Enduring memories are created today as you cruise down the Li River to Yangshuo. Besides the breathtaking natural scenery along the river, you can get off the cruise and take a walk in the small minority villages. Local folk arts, traditional sidewalk teahouses, and performances by minority artists, will interest you. After concluding the tour in Guilin, you will take a late afternoon flight to Shanghai. After dinner, you will be taken to the Shanghai “Bund” to experience the amazing night view there. Stay in a hotel in Shanghai.
Day 9 Shanghai
Today we will take you to experience the traditional parts of Shanghai. You will visit the City-God Temple Bazaar, the major Taoist temple in Shanghai, and the Jade Buddha Temple, the most famous temple in Shanghai. In the afternoon, you will visit the old town of Shanghai ---Qibao Old town. A walking tour on the pedestrian Nanjing Road, a famous shopping mecca in Shanghai, will be scheduled next. For dinner you will enjoy a traditional Chinese Dai National Show. After dinner an acrobatic show will perform. We will call it a day after looking around the Hutong (traditional Chinese neighbourhood) in Xintandi. Stay in the hotel in Shanghai .
Day 10 Shanghai
Today's agenda focuses on modern Shanghai, also known as “Pudong”. First, we will go to Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone. You will have a bird's eye view of the city from the top of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower. A visit to Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center will tell you how the city has become an oriental miracle. In the afternoon, you will take a cruise along the Huangpu River, the mother river of Shanghai. Stay in the hotel in Shanghai.
Day 11 Shanghai > Canada
You will have free time in the morning and will be dropped off at the airport in the afternoon. Return to Canada .
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