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China Magnificient China Via High Speed Train

  • Off the beaten track
China has one of the world's oldest and continuous civilizations, dating back more than five thousand years. This comprehensive tour introduces the many delights of this diverse land, full of outstanding natural scenery and historical places of interest. The itinerary includes the legendary Terracotta Warriors of the ancient capital of Xi'an, the splendor of the Yangtze River, the majestic imperia...

China has one of the world's oldest and continuous civilizations, dating back more than five thousandyears. This comprehensive tour introduces the many delights of this diverse land, full of outstanding naturalscenery and historicalplaces of interest. The itinerary includes the legendary Terracotta Warriors of the ancient capital of Xi'an, the splendor of the Yangtze River, the majestic imperial gardens of Suzhou and the bustling modern metropolis of Shanghai. Discover the ancient wonders of this magnificent nation!

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Seaside
    Seaside
  • City
    City
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Local culture
    Local culture
  • Sightseeing
    Sightseeing

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome To China

And pulsating Beijing!

​•  Arrive in Beijing, the beating heart of China!

​• Upon arrival, transfer to hotel: Depending on the time of your arrival, we activities just for you!

​• Or, enjoy some free time to explore the city for the rest of the day.  

Visited:
Beijing
Accommodation
Days Inn Forbidden City (Beijing)

Day 2: Discover the Sights of Beijing

In the steps of ancient cultures...

• Enjoy breakfast at hotel before visiting the Tian'anmen Square and the Forbidden City.
​• See the incredible Temple of Heaven in the afternoon!

Board : Breakfast.

Visited:
Beijing
Accommodation
Days Inn Forbidden City (Beijing)

Day 3: The Incredible Great Wall

Even visible from space!

​• Have breakfast at hotel, then  transfer to Great Wall!

​• Hop in the cable car, Mutianyu!

​• Enjoy lunch in the Brickyard Restaurant, before having a Photo Stop at National Stadium. 

Board : Breakfast.

Visited:
Beijing
Accommodation
Days Inn Forbidden City (Beijing)

Day 4: Explore Xi'an and the Muslim Quarter

Transfer to Beijing West Train station, and catch the morning bullet train to Xian!

​• Upon arrival, meet your local guide and transfer to your hotel.

​• Start the sightseeing tour of the Muslim Quarters!

​• Visit The Great Mosque and explore the city by yourself, before tucking in overnight in Xi’an

Board : Breakfast.

Visited:
Xi'an
Accommodation
Skytel (Xi'an)

Day 5: Terracotta Warriors and Horses

Continue your discovery of Xi'an!

​• Have a delicious breakfast at the hotel before starting your exploring

​• Discover one of the Seven Wonders today: the Terracotta Warriors and Horses!

​• Eat lunch at a local restaurant, before continuing to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda

Board : Breakfast

Visited:
Xi'an
Accommodation
Skytel (Xi'an)

Day 6: Train to Chengdu 

Explore the local life

​• Transfer to Xian North train station after breakfast at the hotel.

​• Hop on the morning bullet train to Chengdu

​• Meet your local guide and transfer to your hotel.

​• Make your first visit to the People's park and Broad and Narrow Alley! 

Board : Breakfast.

Visited:
Chengdu
Accommodation
Night at Xiliang (Chengdu)

Day 7: Discovery of Yangtze and Panda Visit

... and a Majestic Yangtze Cruise!

• Today, visit the Giant Panda Breeding Research Base

​• Here, you will also meet its equally charming cousins: the red panda

​• Transfer to the train station take Bullet train to Chongqing.

​• Upon arrival, transfer to Chongqing Pier and board the cruise vessel in the evening

​• In the evening your cruise director will inform about the cruise and the facilities on board.

Board : Breakfast

Accomodation : Yangtze Cuise Vessel 4.5*.

Visited:
Yangtze

Day 8: Magical Cruise in Yangtze

​• Continue from Chongqing after breakfast.

​• Enjoy lunch, then make an excursion to the Zhong County, and visit Stone Treasure Fortress

​• Tonight, there will be a feast at the Captain's Welcome Dinner, with a performance from the crew! 

Board : Breakfast, lunch, dinner. 

Accomodation : Yangtze Cuise Vessel 4.5*.

Visited:
Yangtze

Day 9: Excursion to the Shennong Stream

Explore the three gorges!

​• To start the day, you will pass the first of the Three Gorges, the narrow "Qutang Gorge", followed by the "Wu Gorge".

​• After lunch, join the excursion to the Shennong Stream!

​• In the late afternoon, the ship enters the last of the gorges, "Xiling Gorge"! 


Board : Breakfast, lunch, dinner.Accommodation : Yangtze Cruise Vessel 4.5*.

Visited:
Yangtze

Day 10: From Yichang to Shanhai

​• Pay a visit the Three Gorges Dam!

​• In the afternoon, you will arrive in Yichang.

​• After lunch, transfer to train station, and take afternoon train to shanghai. 

​• Upon arrival, transfer to shanghai hotel. 

Board : Breakfast. 

Visited:
YichangShanghai
Accommodation
Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Zhabei (Shanghai)

Day 11: Contemporary and Ancient Shanghai 

A cultural time travel

• Visit the Yuyuan Garden, a beautiful example of a Ming dynasty garden!

• Stroll the streetsmarkets and traditional Shanghai houses ,"Shikumen", of the Old Town

• See the Jade Buddha Temple: home and place of worship to a precious White Jade Buddha.

• Continue to the Shanghai museum, and the Bund river front: a honored symbol of Shanghai.

• In the evening you can enjoy a Huangpuriver cruise

Board : Breakfast.

Visited:
Shanghai
Accommodation
Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Zhabei (Shanghai)

Day 12: From Shanghai to Suzhou

... and back again!

Transfer by train to Suzhou, famous for its canals and gardens in the Southern Chinese style.

• Visit the most exquisite of these: the Master of Nets' Garden and the Lion Grove Garden!

• Discover Suzhou's picturesque canals and why the city is called "Venice of the East".

• See the No.1 Silk Factory where you can see how silk is processed from the silk worm to the final woven cloth.

• Transfer to the train station and return to Shanghai.

Board : Breakfast.

Visited:
ShanghaiSuzhou
Accommodation
Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Zhabei (Shanghai)

Day 13: Farewell China

Or is it, that is up to you! 

• Hop on the airport transfer after breakfast.

• According to your departure time, our agency is happy to prepare activities just for you!

• Or perhaps extend your trip because you wish to continue the adventure?

• Otherwise, we wish you a safe and happy trip on your next discovery! 

Board :  Breakfast.

Visited:
Shanghai

Beijing Xi'an Chengdu Yangtze Yichang Shanghai Suzhou

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $2,870 / 13 days
Excluding international flights
2 pax4 paxSingle Supplement
Price per person in double room$3,200$2,900$800

Included in price:

  • Entrance Fees: To scenic spots as listed in the itinerary
  • Private Transfers: Transfers between airports, hotels and scenic spots while sightseeing during the trip by private air conditioned vehicle with a driver
  • Guide: As outlined in the itinerary an English-speaking guide and driver who will remain with you throughout your time in that city
  • Arrangements: The tour cost includes planning, handling, operational and communication charges
  • All mentioned activities in the program
  • All mentioned train tickets in second class carriage
  • Breakfast: Day 2-13
  • Full Board: Day 9
  • Accommodation

Not included in price:

  • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China
  • China Entry Visa Fees
  • Other meals or beverage
  • Tips for guide and driver
  • Excess Baggage Charges: Passengers holding an adult fare or half fare ticket are entitled to a free baggage allowance of 20kg, for economy class. Total weight of carry-on baggage for each passenger may not exceed 5kg. The size may not exceed 20x40x 55cm
  • Personal Expenses: Expenses of a purely personal nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone calls, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the tour itinerary
  • Please notice that the price will be much higher during Chines public holiday
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