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11 Days Beijing-Xian-Chongqing-Yangtze Cruise-Yichang-Shanghai

  • Destinations: Beijing, Xian,Chongqing,Yichang, Shanghai
  • Code: GT-01

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Day 1

Place & Transport Arrive in Beijing
Today's Activities Upon arrival, you are met at the airport and escorted to the hotel. The rest of the day is at your disposal.
   
   
Accommodation Novotel Peace Beijing  
 
 

Day 2

Place & Transport Beijing
Today's Activities Begin to explore Beijing from paying a visit first to the largest and grandest square in the world – Tiananmen Square. As walking through the square, you will come to the magnificent Forbidden City, the biggest palace complex in the world.Then go on to appreciate the fantastic Summer Palace, the biggest and best-preserved imperial garden so far.
   
Meals Breatfast,A La Carte Lunch
Accommodation Novotel Peace Beijing  
 
 

Day 3

Place & Transport Beijing
Today's Activities The sightseeing today you will be guided to visit the Temple of Heaven where emperors of Ming and Qing Dynasties had worshipped heaven and prayed for good harvest. Then visit the snaking Mutianyu Great Wall, an uncrowded section with comfortable round trip cable car to take and picturesque scenery to enjoy.On the way back to the hotel, you will have a close view of the Bird Nest and Water Cube.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation Novotel Peace Beijing  
 
 

Day 4

Place & Transport Beijing-Xian
Today's Activities In the morning, you will hop on a rickshaw to ride through the narrow alleys for a Hutong Tour. After that, you would be taken to the railway station for the high speed rail train to Xian.Along the way you would have the chance to enjoy a different scenery of the countryside. Upon arriving at the Xian North Station, the tour guide would pick you up and transfer you to the hotel.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation Grand Mercure on Renmin Square, Xian 
 
 

Day 5

Place & Transport Xian
Today's Activities The highlight of the tour today lies in the world-shaking Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses where you might be shocked by the rows of life-size warriors in order. In the afternoon, visit the Xian Museum and The Small Wild Goose Pagoda Scenic Area. It is an important cultural relic and one of the remaining symbols of ancient Chang'an (the name of Xian in the Tang Dynasty).

   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation Grand Mercure on Renmin Square, Xian 
 
 

Day 6

Place & Transport Xian-Chongqing
Today's Activities Pay a visit to Xian City Wall and the Great Mosque. Then you will be transfered to airport to take a flight to Chongqing. Upon arrival, you will be met by your tour guide, if time permited,you will be guided to visit the Ciqikou old town. After A La Carte Dinner, send you to embark the luxury cruise ship which will weigh anchor at 22:30. There is a necessary Safety, Orientation & River Briefing presentation for you.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation Victoria Anna Victoria Selina Century Sun with Balcony 
 
 

Day 7

Place & Transport Shibaozhai / Fengdu
Today's Activities Today is the right time to sail along the mighty Yangtze River. On the voyage, the ship will land at Shibaozhai or Fengdu for the shore excursion. Lose yourself in the wonderful Chinese folk dance and music performance by the cruise staff at the exciting Captain's Welcome Party in the evening.

Note: The shore excursion sights are subject to change from one to another due to weather conditions, water level, navigation and seasonal conditions. The optional shore excursion could be organized if there is additional time. The fee for the optional shore excursion is not included in the cruise package.

Shibaozhai: The Shibaozhai looks like a strangely-shaped pagoda hugging a hill. It is about 200 meters or 700 feet tall. People were hauled up to the temple until the stairway and the floors below were built. In there past, there were tourist stalls between the dock and the Shibaozhai. Now, It is one of the highlights along the Yangtze and the Three Gorges Lake.

Fengdu: With a history of almost 2,000 years, Fengdu Ghost City is situated on the northern bank of the Yangtze River. It is considered to be the best place for people to learn about Chinese ghost culture, as Fengdu County has its own unique culture concerned with ghosts and the afterlife. Nowadays, Fengdu Ghost City has emerged as an integral piece of scenery for those taking the Yangtze River cruises. Visitors can enjoy both the natural scenery and historic relics during their unforgettable Yangtze River Cruise.

   
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation Victoria Anna Victoria Selina Century Sun with Balcony 
 
 

Day 8

Place & Transport Shennong Stream
Today's Activities Sailing along Yangtze River offers you the charming sights of the spectacular Qutang Gorge and the pretty Wu Gorge. The knowledgeable river guide will let you get more idea of Three Gorges including the ancient plank road, mengliang stairway and hanging coffins. A shore excursion to Shengnong Stream or Lesser Three Gorges. Return to the ship and continue sailing into the western section of Xiling Gorge. Tonight Farewell Party invites you to join in the excellent performance by the cruise staffs.

Note: The shore excursion sights are subject to change from one to another due to weather conditions, water level, navigation and seasonal conditions. The optional shore excursion could be organized if there is additional time. The fee for the optional shore excursion is not included in the cruise package.

Shennong Stream: Shennong Stream, a tributary of the Yangtze River, rises in the southern part of Shennongjia Natural Reserve. With crystal clear steam flows swiftly from north to south through deep gorges, a sampan tour will allow you to experience a speedy adventure along this newly opened unspoiled river.

Lesser Three Gorges: Lesser Three Gorges on Daning River, situated on a tributary of the Yangtze, are much smaller, narrower and have some dramatic scenery to offer. Situated on a much smaller river as they are only passenger boats can make their way up the narrow gorges and winding river. On both sides impressive stone cliffs are interspersed with surrounding rural scenery and forested areas.
   
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation Victoria Anna Victoria Selina Century Sun with Balcony 
 
 

Day 9

Place & Transport Yichang-Shanghai
Today's Activities Today you'll view the great Three Gorges Dam, the largest dam construction project on earth. As the ship arrives in Yichang, our guide will meet you on board. After lunch, we transfer to the airport for the flight to Shanghai. Upon arrival in Shanghai, our guide will meet with you for your transfer to the hotel. This evening is free to enjoy the sight of this vibrant city.
   
Meals Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation Grand Mercure Shanghai Zhongya  
 
 

Day 10

Place & Transport Shanghai
Today's Activities Today you will be taken on a visit to Shanghai Museum where you can appreciate a large number of precious collections. We then have some time to ramble around the Bund, a famous waterfront area, which is known as the symbol of Shanghai and the bustling Nanjing Road. After A La Carte Lunch, enjoy a tranquil and happy time at Yuyuan Garden, and stroll around the Yuyuan Market, a bazaar selling traditional Chinese arts and crafts. We lastly pay a visit to New Spot (Xin Tian Di).
   
Meals Breakfast, A La Carte Lunch
Accommodation Grand Mercure Shanghai Zhongya  
 
 

Day 11

Place & Transport Depart from Shanghai
Today's Activities Get to the airport by yourself and board your homeward flight. Your memorable China tour ends.

Tips: If you need, we could provide transfer service from hotel to Hongqiao or Pudong Airport, extension tour to other cities like Suzhou, Hangzhou, etc. or flight and hotel reservation service in all cities.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation None
 

Our travel consultants will get back to you with a price quotation within 24 hours!

  Services Inclusions:

  1. 1. Admission fees: to sightseeing spots & activities specified;
  2. 2. Meals: as specified above;
  3. 3. Tour guides: excellent private English-speaking guide.
  4. 4. Accommodations: hotels based on double/single occupancy as specified;
  5. 5. Transfers: domestic flights & land transfer with drivers as specified;
  6. 6. Travel Agency Liability Insurance during the tour;
  7. 7. Government taxes & fees.

  Services Exclusions:

  1. 1. International transportation: including flights to/from China;
  2. 2. China visa fees;
  3. 3. Gratuities to guides & drivers and any expense of personal nature.
  4. 4. Our tour package does not include Travel Insurance. Please DO purchase the Travel Insurance before your trip to against any unforeseen circumstance.

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