OVERVIEW

Taste of China from Beijing to Shanghai will offer you a change to have a quick view of the classic cities in China including Beijing, Xian and Shanghai to acquire the first hand experience.

ITINERARY

Day 1Beijing Arrival Transfer

Welcome to Beijing, the capital of P.R.China. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to Beijing hotel. 

Transport: Private vehicle
Accommodation: Overnight in Beijing

Day 2Beijing Mutianyu Great Wall Day Tour

Today you will take 2-hour ride to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall, which was built 600 years ago in early Ming Dynasty. You can choose walk up or take cable car uhp, and view the imposing ancient Chinese military construction.

Lunch is included at local restaurant before moving back to Beijing hotel.

Transport: Private vehicle
Accommodation: Overnight in Beijing
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3Beijing to Xi'an by bullet train after The Forbidden City tour

You will visit the biggest city square in the world, the Tian'anmen Square. Then walk to the Forbidden City, the biggest palace in the world. Explore the main buildings with a local guide in the palace. Then you will catch 5-hour bullet train to Xian after included lunch. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to hotel. 

Transport: Private vehicle + Bullet train
Accommodation: Overnight in Xi'an
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4Xi'an: Terra Cotta Warriors, Old City Wall and Muslim Quarter

This morning you will take the fantastic tour to Terra-cotta warriors that is one-hour car ride from Xian. There are 4 exhibition halls presenting various warriors and horses that were make 2200 years ago, and each warrior has unique face.

This afternoon you will move to visit the 14-km old city wall in Xi'an, which was built in Ming Dynasty and still well preserved. You can walk, or ride bike on the wall to view the old city and modern city in and out of the city wall. 

Later, you will visit the Muslim Quarter in the city center, which is situated near Bell and Drum Tower. There are shops, snack stands, market, and restaurants in this area, and it is nice to view the bustling street here.

Transport: Private Vehicle
Accommodation: Overnight in Xi'an
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 5Xi'an to Hangzhou by air after visit to Big Wild Goose Pagoda and Provincial Musuem

In the morning, you will visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda and Shaanxi Provincial Museum.

The Big Wild Goose Pagoda: It was build 1500 years ago in Tang Dynasty, still well preserved. You can have a bird view of the city when you climb up the pagoda.

Shaanxi Provincial Museum (close on Mondays): One of the biggest museums in China, houses more than 3000 relics dated back to millions years ago.

In the afternoon, catch 2-hour flight to Hangzhou. Upon arrival, transferred to hotel. 

Transport: Private Vehicle + Flight
Accommodation: Overnight in Hangzhou
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 6Hangzhou to Shanghai by bullet train after sighteeing

Today you will walk along the pretty West Lake in Hangzhou, then you will visit the Lingying Temple that is a renown Buddhism Temple in China. 

Later, you will catch a bullet train to Shanghai from Hangzhou. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel.

Transport: Private Vehicle + Bullet Train
Accommodation: Overnight in Shanghai
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 7Shanghai city tour by metro/taxi

City explore in Shanghai by metro and taxi today with a local guide, you will visit the Bund that is riverfront of the Huangpu River, Yuyuan Garden that is an old pretty garden, Xintiandi that is former French Colony, etc. 

Transport: Metro and taxi
Accommodation: Overnight in Shanghai
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 8Departure from Shanghai

Today is departure day, you will be transferred to Shanghai Airport to catch your flight back home, where the wonderful tour concludes.

Transport: Private Vehicle
Accommodation:
Meals: Breakfast

INCLUDED

Group Size: 2--15 people 

Travel Season: Year around

Accommodation: 5-star hotel 

Transport: Chartered car or bus

Train: High speed train Beijing/Xi'an (First Class)

Flight: Xi'an/Hangzhou (Economy)

Meals: Listed in the itinerary

Guide: English-speaking local guides

Entrance Fees: Sites stated

EXCLUDED

Gratuities

TRIP NOTES

China Visa required

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