Best of China

8 Days 7 Nights
Beijing, Xian & Shanghai

Day 1:    Beijing – Arrival

Arrive at Beijing International airport, meet your local representative and transfer to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Accommodation: The Capital Hotel Beijing or similar

Day 2: Beijing (B/L)

Today’s tour of Beijing starts at Tian’anmen Square, the world’s largest public square.  You will then visit the Forbidden City with its acres of elegant palaces, pavilions, courtyards and gardens. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. In the afternoon visit the Summer Palace and enjoy a cruise on Kunming Lake (weather permitting between April and October). After the tour, return to your hotel and the rest of evening at leisure

Day 3: Beijing (B/L/D)

Today’s tour highlight is a visit to the famous Great Wall of China.  Visit Beijing Jade Carving Factory followed by lunch at its Friendship restaurant.  In the afternoon, visit the Sacred Way and Ming Tombs to experience the best-preserved Chinese Imperial Tombs with over 500 years of history.  Tonight, enjoy a delicious Peking Duck dinner at a local restaurant.

Day 4: Beijing – Xian (B/L)

After breakfast, visit the majestic Temple of Heaven where dynastic rulers of the past worshipped the gods and ancestors. Then visit Lama Temple, a temple and monastery of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism.  Afterward, enjoy a traditional Beijing Noodle lunch. Then transfer to the airport for your flight to Xian. Upon arrival in Xian, meet and transfer to your hotel and the rest of day at leisure.

Accommodation: Holiday Inn Xian Big Goose Pagoda or similar

Day 5: Xian (B/L)

In the morning you will visit the Terra Cotta Warrior Museum, the site of thousands of life-sized statues.  Then visit the Xian Art and Ceramic Workshop before you enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, where you will also have the opportunity to see a noodle making demonstration. In the afternoon, visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda and Ancient City Wall.  Return to your hotel after the tour and enjoy the evening at your leisure.

Day 6: Xian – Shanghai (B)

After breakfast, transfer to the airport to board your flight to Shanghai. Arrive in Shanghai and transfer to your hotel and rest of the day at leisure.

Accommodation: The Ocean Hotel Shanghai similar

Day 7: Shanghai (B/L)

Today you will take a full day city tour of Shanghai, where you will discover the city’s past and present. Visit The Bund, Yu Garden, Old Town and the Shanghai Museum.  Enjoy the evening at your leisure.

Day 8: Shanghai – Departure (B)

After breakfast transfer from your hotel to the airport for your return flight to Canada.

 

B – Breakfast    L – Lunch   D – Dinner     SD – Special Dinner

Tour Price per Person Double Occupancy – minimum 2 persons

EVERY WEDNESDAY

(Arrival in Beijing)

Land Package Single Supp.
2020: April – August 2060 650
2020: September – November

2021: March

2100 700
2020:  December

2021:  January – February

2020 610

LAND PACKAGE prices include Domestic airfare within China only.

HOTEL BLACK OUT DATES and FAIR/SEASONAL SURCHARGES MAY APPLY.

 ~~ ALL PRICES ARE IN CANADIAN DOLLARS AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE ~~

Your Tour Package Includes:

• Domestic economy airfare within China.
• Return transfer between airport and hotel.
• Superior 4-Star hotel accommodation with daily breakfast.
• Sightseeing Tours with admission and meals as per itinerary.
• Professional English-speaking local guide service.

Your Tour Package Does NOT Include

• International airfare from Canada to China.
• Any applicable weekend and other surcharges imposed by airlines.
• Any taxes, airport fees and fuel surcharge.
• Travel/medical/cancellation insurance, travel visa and all personal expenses.
• Tipping and gratuities to local guides, drivers, and hotel staff.
• Any items not specified as included.

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