Day 1: BEIJING
Welcome to China. On arrival in Beijing, you will be welcomed by our representative and transferred by a Private air-conditioned car or coach to your hotel.
Day 2: BEIJING
Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, a tea shop en route
The Tian'anmen Square is the world's largest and renowned public square where many historical events once took place.
The Forbidden City (UNESCO) is the imperial place where the emperors of the Ming and Qing Dynasties ruled for nearly 500 years (1420-1911). Experience the architectural splendor of the palaces, ceremonial courtyards, and private quarters.
The Temple of Heaven (UNESCO), where ancient Chinese emperors made sacrifices to Heaven and prayed for bountiful harvests, demonstrates the supreme achievement of traditional Chinese architecture.
Good to know: Usually the guide service for a full day tour is about from 9:00 to 17:00, and the evening time is on your own. If needed, your guide is happy to offer some tips or help you buy tickets for evening entertainment.
Ideas for leisure time: If you are interested in Chinese Kung Fu, the Legend of Kung Fu is a good choice for tonight. It is stunning Kung Fu show with a great story line and martial arts skills.
Day 3: BEIJING
Great Wall, Summer Palace, a jadestone workshop en route
The Great Wall is one of the most spectacular structures ever built by humans and is the only one visible from space.
The Summer Palace (UNESCO) is the largest imperial garden in the world. Emperors of successive dynasties created a summer retreat of Chinese gardens and pavilions, around the tranquil waters of Kunming Lake.
Ideas for leisure time:
- Enjoy the Peking Duck dinner at time-honored restaurant - Quanjude or Bianyifang. The duck is characteristic with its crispy skin, tender meat and the fragrance from the fruit-wood.
- Watch a breathtaking acrobatic show at Chaoyang Theater or Tiandi Theater.
Day 4: Beijing - Xi'an (by bullet train)
hotel - train station transfer in Beijing, train station - hotel transfer in Xi'an
Day 5 : Xi'an
Museum of Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, a ceramic & pottery workshop en route
The Museum of Terracotta Warriors and Horses (UNESCO) is one of the greatest archaeological discoveries in the world. More than 6000 life-sized terra cotta warriors, archers, infantrymen, horses, and bronze chariots have silently guarded the tomb of China's First Emperor for over 2,200 years.
The Big Wild Goose Pagoda, a Tang Dynasty landmark, is a seven-story pagoda initially constructed in 652 AD. One of the pagoda's many functions is to hold sutras and figurines of the Buddha that were brought to China from India by the Buddhist translator and traveler - Xuanzang.
Ideas for leisure time: Enjoy a tasteful Dumpling Banquet followed by an exquisite traditional Tang Dynasty Show.
Good to know: If you have an extra day in Xi'an, you could explore the Mount Hua and get impressed of its unique natural beauty. Or to take a day trip to Luoyang by bullet train and visit the Longmen Grottoes, one of the Three Most Famous Buddhist Grottoes in China.
Day 6: Xi'an - Shanghai (by air)
Airport transfer in Xi'an, airport - hotel transfer in Shanghai
Ancient City Wall
The Ancient City Wall is one of the oldest city walls in China and still encompasses the center of Xi'an today.
Ideas for leisure time:
If you arrives at early afternoon and have no plans, you could take an optional trip to Zhujiajiao. With a history of 1700 years, this is an ancient water town prized for its lovely rivers, stone bridges, and historical buildings.
Day 7: Xi'an
Yu Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Shanghai Museum, a silk factory and shop en route, Bund
Owing to its ingenious design in Ming and Qing dynasties, the Yu Garden becomes a real museum of Chinese ancient architecture.
The Jade Buddha Temple is famous for its two precious jade Buddha statues brought from Burma, which are not only rare cultural relics but also exquisite artworks.
The Shanghai Museum has a collection of 120,000 pieces of Chinese ancient treasures.
The Bund, featured outstanding European colonial architectures, is full of new skyscrapers and historical buildings in the center of Shanghai.
Ideas for leisure time:
- Acrobatic Shows in Shanghai are known as the best in China. You can never imagine how exciting the show is.
- Or you could take a Huangpu River Night Cruise which is the perfect way to enjoy the gorgeous night view of Shanghai.
Day 8: Xi'an
Hotel - airport transfer in Shanghai
Highlights of this Package:
from OMR 435.000 per Adult on Double Sharing Basis
Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai
This tour includes Beijing's imperial Forbidden City and the Great Wall.
Afterwards, visit Xi'an, home to the renowned army of Terracotta Warriors.
Your journey wraps up at Shanghai, China's most vibrant metropolis.
Hotel Name :
- Beijing: Novotel Xinqiao Hotel**** or similar
- Xi'an: Mercure Hotel on Renmin Square**** or similar
- Shanghai: Golden River-view Hotel**** or similar
Package Validity: 31st October 2019