China Culture in Depth (12 days 11 nights)

China

Tour Code: CCD Escorted Tour
Private transportation and English speaking guide provided
Starting from $2,360 per passenger
Visiting Beijing for 2 nights: the Great Wall. Zhenzhou for 1 night:  Luoyang for 2 nights.  Xian for 1 night: Terracotta Warriors. Guilin for 2 nights: Elephant Trunk Hill, Reed Flue Cave. Shanghai for 2 nights. Suzhou for 1 night: Tiger Hill, the Linger-in Garden.
Stay in 5 star hotels.

Day 1. Arrive in Beijing
Upon arrival in Beijing,  our representative will be at the airport to meet you and transfer you to our hotel.

Day 2. Beijing (AB, L, SD)
After breakfast in the hotel, we will visit Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven.  Enjoy a Peking Duck Welcome Banquet in the evening.

Day 3. Beijing-Zhenzhou (AB, L, D)
Take a Hutong Tour in the morning before visiting the Great Wall and Jade Factory.   We will take an evening flight to Zhenzhou, transfer and check into our hotel.

Day 4. Zhenzhou-Shaolin Temple-Luoyang (AB, L, D)
This morning we will drive 1.5 hours to Shaolin Temple. We will spend whole day to experience the famous martial arts in the world. Visit every part of the temple.  Enjoy a real Kung Fu show. Drive to Luoyang for the
night.

Day 5. Luoyang (AB, L, D)
This morning we will visit Longman Grottoes, which overwhelmingly depict Buddhist subjects, are densely dotted along the two mountains: Xiangshan (to the east) and Longmenshan (to the west).

Day 6. Luoyang-Xian (AB, L, SD)
We will take morning fast train to Xian. Upon arrival at Xian train station, our representative will be at the station and transfer us to our hotel. In the afternoon, we will visit Drum Tower in downtown Xian and City Wall.  Enjoy Dumpling dinner and Tang Dynasty Show in the evening.

Day 7. Xian – Guilin (AB, L, D)
Today we will visit Terracotta Soldier and Big Goose Pagoda.  Take an evening 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.

Day 9. Guilin-Shanghai (AB, L)
Visit Elephant Trunk Hill and Reed Flue Cave. Depart Guilin for shanghai in the evening.

Day 10. Shanghai-Suzhou (AB, L, D)
Drive to Suzhou.  Visit Tiger Hill, the Linger-in Garden and Silk Factory Number 1. Return to Shanghai in the afternoon.  Optional Shanghai Harbor cruise available.

Day 11. Shanghai (AB, L)
Today we visit  Yu Yuan Garden, Old Shanghai District, Pearl TV Tower, Nanjing Road and Bund.

Day 12. Shanghai Departure (AB)
Free morning in Shanghai.  Transfer to the airport for our home flight.  The end of China Culture in Depth Tour.
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AB: American breakfast    L: Lunch    D: Dinner   SD: Specialty dinner

Start (Wed) End (Sun) Land Only
3/8/2017 3/19/2017 $2,490
3/22/2017 4/2/2017 $2,490
4/5/2017 4/16/2017 $2,490
4/19/2017 4/30/2017 $2,490
5/3/2017 5/14/2017 $2,590
5/17/2017 5/28/2017 $2,590
6/7/2017 6/18/2017 $2,590
6/21/2017 7/2/2017 $2,590
7/5/2017 7/16/2017 $2,590
7/12/2017 7/23/2017 $2,590
7/26/2017 8/6/2017 $2,590
8/9/2017 8/20/2017 $2,590
8/16/2017 8/27/2017 $2,590
9/6/2017 9/17/2017 $2,590
9/20/2017 10/1/2017 $2,590
10/4/2017 10/15/2017 $2,590
10/18/2017 10/29/2017 $2,590
11/1/2017 11/12/2017 $2,490
11/15/2017 11/26/2017 $2,490
12/6/2017 12/17/2017 $2,490
12/13/2017 12/24/2017 $2,490
The Year 2018
1/3/2018 1/14/2018 $2,490
2/7/2018 2/18/2018 $2,490

Single Supplement: $790

The prices including:
• All domestic flights
• Arrival and departure transfers
• High speed train Luoyang to Xian
• Help with hotel check in and out
• Air-conditioned transportation
• Meals listed in the itinerary
• English speaking tour guide and professional driver
• Sightseeing and attraction admission fees

The prices not including:
• International flights
• China visa ($185)
• Travel insurance
• Personal expenses and tips for tour guides

Specialty meal:
Beijing:  Beijing Duck Banquet
Xian: Chinese Dumpling

Entertainment:
Shaolin: Real Kungfu Show (martial arts)
Xian: Tang dynasty show

Flights:
All China Domestic flights included.
International flights available upon requests.

Tour operation:
English speaking tour guide escorted
Air-conditioned transportation and driver provided
Airport arrival and departure transfers
Hotels check in and checkout assistance
Flight check in assistance
Optional programs available

Beijing Jade Palace Hotel 5*
This is the first 5-star Business hotel in Zhongguancun area. Situated in the central part of Haidian District of Beijing, between north west 3rd circle Road and 4th circle Road, 12 kilometers to the city center, 40 minutes from Beijing Capital International Airport.
Address: 76.ZhiChun Road,HaiDian District ,BeiJing, P.R CHINA 100086
Tel:86 10 62628888 Fax:86 10 62638255

Zhenzhou Crowne Plaza Hotel 5*
Crowne Plaza Zhenzhou 5 star hotel is located in the heart of the city and easy to access to the historic sites of Henan Province. Crowne Plaza Zhenzhou’s dedicated Concierge can help you for any needs while your are staying in this hotel.
Address: 115 A Jinshui Road, Zhenzhou, 450003, China. Hotel Front Desk: (86)(371)6599 0055 Fax: (86)(371)6599 0770

Xian Jianguo Hotel 5*
Jianguo Hotel Xian is a famous hotel brand in China. ,managed by BTG—Jianguo Hotels & Resorts.The hotel offers a total of 643 spacious rooms. It earned “National Tourism Administration Five Star Classification Standard.” Jianguo Hotel Xi’an created an elegant business setting and artful relaxation atmosphere in a bustling cityscape, and extending its calming signature with professional and personalized service. The Jianguo Hotel Xi’an also is a beautiful ecological garden in the center of Xi’an. Address: No 2 Huzhu Road Xian, Shanxi Province, China Zip Code: 710048 Tel: (86)(029)8259 8888

Guilin Royal Garden Hotel 5*
Guilin Royal Garden Hotel is a five-star luxury hotel for business, conference and tourism. It is located on the beautiful coast of the Li River in the quiet urban areas, and faces Fubo Mountain and Piled Silk Hill. In terms of transport, it is about 32 kilometers from the airport and 3 kilometers from the railway station. The hotel offers 330 rooms from standard room to the deluxe suite.
Address: 186-1, Lijian Road, Guilin, China, Zip Code: 541004 Tel: (86)(0773)5688888 Fax: (86)(0773)5686888

Shanghai Min Ya Hotel 5*
Shanghai MinYa Hotel Management Co. Ltd is the holding company of MinYa, a five-star hotel with imposing scale: 23 stories and the area of building is 50,000 square meters. The Hotel is the wonderful sample of the design idea that is composed of neoclassicism and royal style. MinYa offers 352 guestrooms that includes presidential suites and deluxe suites. In guestrooms, stylish furnishings and facilities and ultimate in MinYa’s caring and personalised service provide our guests expansive and luxurious accommodation.
Address: 500 Gushan Road, Pudong District, Shanghai TEL: 86 (21) 5093-3333

Note: Hotels are subject to change due to availability and other reasons without our control.