Day 1 Beijing
Upon arriving from your flight, you will be warmly welcomed and escorted to your hotel.
Day 2 Beijing (AB, L, D)
Begin your sightseeing adventure today in Beijing by visiting the sites of the 2008 Olympic Games, such as the Bird¡¦s Nest and the Water Cube for outside viewing. You will also visit the Summer Palace and Pearl Factory.
Day 3 Beijing (AB, L, SD)
Make sure your camera is charged as you will be visiting the Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven today. Prepare to save a bit of your appetite also as you will be enjoying a Peking Duck Banquet that evening. (Alternative meals may be requested.)
Day 4 Beijing (AB, L, D)
Today you will visit the Great Wall followed by the jade factory. After exploring the Great Wall, you will stop for lunch at a local restaurant. Then you will return to the city for shopping. After dinner, enjoy a spectacular Kung Fu show for evening entertainment.
Day 5 Beijing-Xian (AB, L, SD)
Take a Hutong (a neighborhood) Tour in the morning before catching an afternoon flight to Xian. In the evening enjoy a Special Chinese Dumpling Banquet followed by a Tang Dynasty Show.
Day 6 Xian (AB, L, D)
Spend an exciting day visiting the Terracotta Warriors excavation site where three pits contain 7,300 warriors, horses and chariots. After lunch, continue your tour with the Big Goose Pagoda and the Ancient City Wall.
Day 7 Xian - Guilin (AB, L, D)
Visit Shanxi Provincial Museum before departing your flight to Guilin.
Day 8 Guilin (AB, L, D)
Enjoy a Li River Cruise. Visit Yangshuo free market and attend Folk Dance and Song Show in the evening.
Li River, Guilin
Day 9 Guilin - Shanghai (AB, L)
Explore Elephant Trunk Hill and later marvel at the stalagmites in the Reed Flute Cave. You will then leave Guilin for Shanghai.
Day 10 Shanghai - Suzhou (AB, L, D)
Enjoy your day by visiting Tiger Hill, Lingering Garden and the Silk Factory No.1 in Suzhou before returning to Shanghai in the evening. If you would like us to arrange your evening entertainment, we recommend a Shanghai harbor cruise or Shanghai Acrobat Show at an additional cost.
Garden in Suzhou
Day 11 Shanghai (AB, L)
Explore Shanghai by visiting the Yu Yuan Garden, Old Shanghai District, followed by a ride up the famous Pearl TV Tower. After lunch, enjoy a walk along Nanjing Road and the Bund.
Day 12 Shanghai - Hong Kong (AB)
Free morning in Shanghai before taking a flight to Hong Kong. Once you arrive in Hong Kong, we will transfer you to your hotel. Explore the city where you may want to explore shopping and the entertainment district.
Day 13 Hong Kong (AB)
Enjoy a half-day city tour of Hong Kong, which includes Victoria Peak, Repulse Bay, Aberdeen Fishing Village and a jewelry shop.
Victoria Peak, Hong Kong
Day 14 Hong Kong (AB)
Today is a free day to explore the vast city of Hong Kong.
Day 15 Hong Kong (AB)
Enjoy your last day in Hong Kong before we escort you to the airport.
Hong Kong junk boat
||This itinerary is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control including: weather, airline schedules, cruise itinerary changes, boat changes, etc.