Shangri-La with Guilin Hong Kong (12 days 11 nights)

China

Tour Code: SGH   Escorted Tour
Private transportation and English speaking guide provided
Starting from $2,850 per passenger
Visiting Kunming for 3 nights. Dali  1 night. Lijiang 2 nights:  Shangri-La for 1 night. Guilin for 2 nights. Hong Kong for 2 nights.
Stay in 4 and 5 star hotels

Day 1.  Arrive in Kunming
You will take your flight to Kunming, the City of Spring. Upon arrival at Kunming airport, our representative will meet you and transfer you to our hotel. Free for the evening.

Day 2.  Kunming  (AB, L, D)
A full day excursion takes you to the Stone Forest, one of the natural wonders of the area, and a typical Karstic Landscape. On the way, you will enjoy a visit to a typical Chinese village and meet the local people.   

Day 3.   Kunming – Dali (AB, L, D)
You will take an early flight to Dali, an important stop on the Yunnan-Tibetan Highway. In the afternoon, tour the Erhai Lake and enjoy the Folk Songs and Dances of the Bai ethnic minority while the famous Three Course Tea presented. You will find the crystal blue lake and the green mountain range nearby look alike a Chinese painting. Then take a look of the symbol of Dali, the Three Pagodas, built 1,300 years ago. You can have a leisurely stroll in Old Town Dali at evening. Overnight in Dali. 

Day 4.   Dali – Lijiang (AB, L, D)
Today, you will drive to Lijiang. Lijiang, bordering Tibet, is a small town with a spectacular mountain backdrop. After lunch, you will visit the Black Dragon Pool, and the Dongba Culture Exhibition Museum, which represents the Dongba Pictographic Characters and Naxi Minorities mysterious Culture, some of which still use the matriarchal social system up till today. Late afternoon, tour the ancient Town of Dayan, a World Heritage Site in China recognized by the United Nations in 1999. Check into our Hotel.   

Day 5.   Lijiang   (AB, L, D)
A whole day tour starts with a visit to Yufeng Si, a traditional Lamasery famous for its 1000-year-old Camellia Tree. Take cable car ascending Jade Dragon Snow Mountain to visit Yak grassland, and tour the Baisha Mural in Baisha Naxi minority village. 

Day 6.   Lijiang – Zhongdian  (AB, L, D)
Full day tour takes you to northwest of Lijiang Old Town to visit Tiger Leaping Gorge, which is believed to be the deepest gorge in the world. Continue driving to Zhongdian and check into our Hotel.

Day 7.   Zhongdian – Kunming (AB, L, D)
Visit Samzoling Monastery, Pudacuo Scenic Area including Bita Lake, Shudu Lake and Xiagei Tibetan Village. Fly back to Kunming in the late afternoon and check into the hotel.   

Day 8.   Kunming – Guilin (AB, L, D)
Morning is free. This afternoon fly to the mystical city—Guilin. With its thousands of limestone outcroppings, Guilin has inspired generations of silk scroll painters. Check into our Hotel. 

Day 9.  Guilin (AB, L, D)
Appreciate the beauty surrounding Guilin on your Li River Cruise  to Yangshuo. The scenery is unmatched in the world, with sheer mountain peaks rising straight out of the fields. See the fishermen taking their daily catch from the jade green waters. Drive back to Guilin in later afternoon. 

Day 10.   Guilin  – Hong Kong (AB)
After breakfast in the hotel, you will be free to explore the city of Guilin on your own.  You will fly to Hong Kong in late afternoon. Upon arrival at Hong Kong airport, you will take a shuttle bus to our hotel.  

Day 11.   Hong Kong (AB)
This morning enjoy half day Hong Kong Island tour with our seat in couch bus to visit Repulse Bay, Aberdeen’s floating community and Victoria Peak.

Day 12.  Hong Kong (AB)
After breakfast transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
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AB: American breakfast    L: Lunch    D: Dinner   SD: Specialty dinner

Start (Wed) End (Sun) Land Only Book by 12/31/16
4/19/2017 4/30/2017 $2,990 $250 off
5/3/2017 5/14/2017 $2,990 $250 off
5/17/2017 5/28/2017 $2,990 $250 off
6/7/2017 6/18/2017 $3,150 $250 0ff
6/14/2017 6/25/2017 $3,150 $250 off
6/21/2017 7/2/2017 $3,290 $250 off
7/5/2017 7/16/2017 $3,290 $250 off
7/19/2017 7/30/2017 $3,390 $250 off
8/2/2017 8/13/2017 $3,390 $250 off
8/16/2017 8/27/2017 $3,390 $250 off
8/23/2017 9/3/2017 $3,390 $250 off
9/6/2017 9/17/2017 $3,390 $250 off
9/13/2017 9/24/2017 $3,390 $250 off
9/20/2017 10/1/2017 $3,390 $250 off
10/11/2017 10/22/2017 $3,150 $250 off
10/25/2017 11/5/2017 $3,150 $250 off
11/8/2017 11/19/2017 $2,950 $250 off
The Year 2018 coming soon

Single Supplement: $890

The prices including:
• Arrival and departure transfers
• Help with hotel check in and out
• Air-conditioned transportation
• Meals listed in the itinerary
• English speaking tour guide and professional driver
• Sightseeing and attractions admission fees

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

Trip Experiences
Guilin:  Li River Cruise
Dali: Er Hai lake
Shangri-La: Natural beauty

Entertainment:
Guilin: Folk Danding and Singing 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

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

Hong Kong Harbour Plaza Metropolis Hotel 4*
Harbour Plaza Metropolis is situated in the heart of Kowloon, overlooking the spectacular world-famous Victoria Harbour. Conveniently located near the MTR 
Hung Hom Station, it is just minutes away from Kowloon’s renowned Tsim Sha Tsui shopping districts. Travelling to the New Territories and southern part of China is never a hassle.
Address: 7 Metropolis Drive, Hunghom,
Kowloon, Hong Kong Tel : (852) 3160 6888.

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