Modernized China Tour (12 days 11 nights)

China

Tour Code: CMD Escorted Tour
Private transportation and English speaking guide provided
Starting from $2,460 per passenger.
Visiting Guangzhou for 2 nights, for 2 nights, Xian for 1 night, Beijing for 3 nights, Shanghai for 3 nights.
Stay 5 star hotels.

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

Day 2. Guangzhou (AB, L, D)
After breakfast in the hotel,our escorted tour will start.  We will visit the Chen Clan Academy. It is an important heritage site under protection by the country, it is also a local Guangdong handicraft museum. Continue to visit the Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Memorial Hall, a landmark of Guangzhou. After lunch, we will visit the Nanyue King’s Tomb Museum in Tang Dynasty. The tomb has a history of more than 2,000 years and it is the oldest underground structure ever discovered in southern China.

Day 3. Guangzhou-Shenzhen (AB, L, D)
Today we will visit the Five-Ram Statue in Yuexiu Park, the Temple of Six Banyan Trees, the Qingping Market and the Shamian Island. Take an evening train to Shenzhen, one of the most developed cities in China, and transfer to our hotel.

Day 4. Shenzhen (AB, L )
Today we will visit the Splendid China and the Folk-Custom Culture Village together. Enjoy your evening in this sleepless city on your own.

Day 5. Shenzhen-Xian (AB, L, SD)
We will take a morning flight to Xian. Upon arrival at Xian airport, our representative will greet us 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 6. Xian -Beijing (AB, L, D)
Visit Terracotta Soldier and Big Goose Pagoda.  Take an evening flight to Beijing, the capital of China.

Day 7. Beijing (AB, L, SD)
Today we will visit Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven.  Enjoy a Peking Duck Welcome Banquet in the evening.

Day 8. Beijing (AB, L, D)
Take a Hutong Tour in the morning before visiting the Great Wall and a Jade Factory.   Enjoy a Kungfu show for evening entertainment.

Day 9. Beijing-Shanghai (AB, L)
We will take a morning flight to Shanghai. Our representative will be at the airport to greet us. We will visit Yu Yuan Garden, Old Shanghai District, Pearl TV Tower, Nanjing Road and Bund.

Day 10. Shanghai- Suzhou- Shanghai (AB, L, D )
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive to Suzhou, one of the beautiful garden cities in China. Visit Tiger Hill, the Linger-in Garden, and Silk Factory number 1. Return to Shanghai in the afternoon. Take a Shanghai harbour cruise to highlight the evening. Afterwards, check into our Shanghai hotel. 

Day 11. Shanghai (AB )
Today is free for you to explore the city of Shanghai on your own. You may like to do some shopping.

Day 12. Shanghai Departure (AB)
After breakfast, we will be transferred to the airport (Pudong airports) for our home flight.
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AB: American breakfast    L: Lunch    D: Dinner   SD: Specialty dinner

Start (Wed) End (Sun) Land Only
2/22/2017 3/5/2017 $2,580
3/8/2017 3/19/2017 $2,580
3/15/2017 3/26/2017 $2,580
4/12/2017 4/23/2017 $2,580
5/17/2017 5/28/2017 $2,680
6/7/2017 6/18/2017 $2,680
7/19/2017 7/30/2017 $2,680
8/16/2017 8/27/2017 $2,680
9/6/2017 9/17/2017 $2,680
10/11/2017 10/22/2017 $2,680
11/8/2017 11/19/2017 $2,580
11/22/2017 12/3/2017 $2,480
12/6/2017 12/17/2017 $2,480
12/20/2017 12/31/2017 $2,580
The Year 2018
1/3/2018 1/14/2018 $2,580
1/24/2018 2/4/2018 $2,580
2/7/2018 2/18/2018 $2,580

Single Supplement: $820

The prices including:
• All domestic flights
• Arrival and departure transfers
• High speed train Guangzhou to Shenzhen
• 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:
• Cantonese local cuisine
• Xian: Chinese Dumpling
• Beijing:  Beijing Duck Banquet
Entertainment:
• Xian: Tang dynasty show
• Beijing: Kungfu Show (martial arts)
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

Guangzhou White Swan Hotel 5*
Located on the historical Shamian Island, overlooking the Pearl River and facing the White Swan Pool, the White Swan Hotel remains an oasis of tranquility from the hustle and bustle of this busy city. The main building has the height of 34 storeys. White Swan Hotel own 843 guest rooms involved standard rooms, deluxe suites and executive floor.
Address: Shamian Island, Guangzhou, China 510133. Tel: (86)(20)8188 6968 Fax: (86)(20) 8186 1188

Shenzhen Landmark Hotel 5*
Crowne Plaza Hotel & Suites Landmark Shenzhen is located in the heart of Shenzhen’s bustling Luohu commercial and shopping district. The hotel is 40 minutes drive from the city’s Baoan International Airport and 15 minutes drive from Huang Gang border gateway to Hong Kong. Additionally, the hotel is just 5 minutes from Luohu Train Station.
Address: 3018 Nanhu Road Shenzhen, 518001, China. Tel: (86)(755)8217 2288 Fax: (86)(755)8229 0479
http://www.szlandmark.com.cn/eng/index.htm

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

Beijing Grand Gongda Hotel 5*
Grand Gongda Jianguo Hotel is a luxurious star business hotel which was built with the investment of Beijing University of Technology and is totally managed carte blanche by BTG-Jianguo Hotels & Resorts Co., Ltd.. The hotel is equipped with 277 rooms that are exquisitely decorated, which makes you at ease while on business, three restaurants with different flavors to provide you with genuine and delicious foreign and domestic food, modern meeting and banquet facility to meet different demands of meetings and banquets and professional SPA service and such recreational activities as KTV, leaving you relaxed both emotionally and physically.

Shanghai Howard Johnson Plaza Waigaoqiao 5*
Exuding a unique boutique ambience, the lavishly appointed property has 301 guestrooms and suites with a luxurious level of modern comfort offering complimentary high-speed internet access connecting the world. Providing dedicated and professional service, the new Howard Johnson Plaza Waigaoqiao Shanghai ensures that your expectations are exceeded.
Address: 5658, North Zhang Yang Road, Pudong, Shanghai, 200137, China. Tel: 86 212021 8888 Fax : 86 21 2021 8777.

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