Unforgettable Middle Kingdom (10 days 8 nights)

China

Tour Code: ABXS Escorted Tour
Private transportation and English speaking guide provided
Starting from $2,890 per passenger
Visiting Beijing for 3 nights: Forbidden City, the Great Wall, Ming Tombs. Xian for 1 night: Terracotta Warriors. Guilin for 2 nights: Elephant Trunk Hill and Reed Flue Cave. Shanghai for 2 nights: Yuyuan Garden, the Bund. Nanjing Road.
Stay in 4 and 5 star hotels

Day 1. USA-Beijing
Today you will take your transpacific air to Beijing, China.

Day 2. Arrive-Beijing
Arrive in Beijing, the capital of China. Our representative will be at the airport to meet you and transfer you to our hotel. Enjoy the remainder of the day free at leisure.

Day 3. Beijing (AB, L)
Today we will drive into Beijing’s historical site of Forbidden City. Continue to visit the Tiananmen Square and Temple of Heaven. You will have some free time to explore the city on your own late afternoon.

Day 4. Beijing (AB, L)
Take a Beijing Huton tour before visiting the Great Wall and Jade Factory. We will also visit Ming Tombs and the Sacred Way. Optional Kungfu show in the evening is available.

Day 5. Beijing-Xian (AB, L)
Take a morning flight to Xian, the ancient capital of China. Upon arrival at Xian airport, our representative will be meet you at the airport and transfer you to our hotel. Visit Big Goose Pagoda and City Wall. Free for rest of the day.

Day 6. Xian –Guilin (AB, L)
Today we will visit the world-famous Terracotta Warriors, a life-size army which stands in fighting formation for China’s first Emperor. Take late afternoon flight to Guilin, transfer into our hotel.

Day 7. Guilin-Yangshuo-Guilin (AB, L)
We will cruise along the Li River and admire the timeless landscapes of mist shrouded mountains and meandering boats. Disembark at Yangshuo and stroll along its charming streets, lined with cafes and restaurants.

Day 8. Guilin-Shanghai (AB, L)
This morning we will visit Elephant Trunk Hill, a long-standing symbol of Guilin, then head to Reed Flute Cave. Fly to Shanghai and overnight in this modernized city in East China.

Day 9 Shanghai (AB, L)
Today we will visit the Bund, Shanghai’s famed waterfront boulevard which runs along the west shore of the Huangpu River. Then venture to Yu Garden, a Chinese classical garden from the Ming Dynasty. Drive through the famous shopping district.

Day 10. Shanghai -USA (AB)
Free morning in Shanghai. You will be transferred to Pudong airport for your home flight.
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AB: American breakfast L: Lunch D: Dinner

Start (Sat) End (Mon) Land only All inclusive
2/25/17 3/6/17 $1,790 $2,790
3/4/17 3/13/17 $1,890 $2,790
3/18/17 3/27/17 $1,890 $2,880
4/1/17 4/10/17 $1,890 $2,880
4/15/17 4/24/17 $1,890 $2,880
4/29/17 5/8/17 $1,890 $2,880
5/6/17 5/15/17 $1,890 $2,980
5/20/17 5/29/17 $1,890 $2,980
6/3/17 6/12/17 $1,890 $2,980
6/17/17 6/26/17 $1,890 $2,980
7/8/17 7/17/17 $1,890 $2,980
7/22/17 7/31/17 $1,890 $2,980
8/5/17 8/14/17 $1,890 $2,980
8/19/17 8/28/17 $1,890 $2,980
9/2/17 9/11/17 $1,890 $2,980
9/16/17 9/25/17 $1,890 $2,980
10/7/17 10/16/17 $1,890 $2,980
10/14/17 10/23/17 $1,890 $2,980
11/4/17 11/13/17 $1,890 $2,980
11/18/17 11/27/17 $1,790 $2,880
12/2/17 12/11/17 $1,790 $2.880
12/23/17 1/1/18 $1,890 $2,890
The Year 2018
1/13/18 1/22/18 $1,790 $2,790
2/3/18 2/12/18 $1,790 $2,790

Single supplement: $ 570.

Remark: This tour has to be booked three months prior to the departure. Otherwise, airfare difference will be applied.

The prices including:
• International flight from LAX and China domestic flights
• 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 attraction admission fees

The prices not including:
• China visa ($185)
• Travel insurance
• Personal expenses and tips for tour guides ($10 per traveler per day)

Unique experiences:
Beijing: Hutong tour (Rickshaw in old district)
Xian: Terracotta Warriors
Guilin: Li River
Shanghai: Yu Yuan Garden

Flights:
International flight from Los Angeles to Beijing round trip included
All China Domestic flights included.

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 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.

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 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.