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11-day Beijing-Xian-Chongqing-Yangtze River Cruise-Yichang-Shanghai (Luxury)

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

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Day 1

Place & Transport Arrive in Beijing
Today's Activities Welcome by our guide at airport and drive you to the hotel. The rest of today is free for you to relax or feel the historic capital city of China.
   
Meals None
Accommodation The Regent Beijing   
 
 

Day 2

Place & Transport Beijing
Today's Activities After breakfast, your visit in Beijing begins from the largest public square in the world - Tiananmen Square. Walking through the square, you will enter the world's largest palace building complex-Forbidden City. Then enjoy the breathtaking views of Summer Palace, the finest imperial garden built in Qing Dynasty.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation The Regent Beijing   
 
 

Day 3

Place & Transport Beijing
Today's Activities The morning excursion takes you to Temple of Heaven where emperors of Ming and Qing Dynasties worshipped heaven for good harvest. Afterwards, you take a scenic drive to the Great Wall, the less- crowded Mutianyu section (including round-trip cable car). Take a chance to have a close view of the Bird's Nest and Water Cube on the way back to hotel.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation The Regent Beijing   
 
 

Day 4

Place & Transport Beijing - Xian
Today's Activities Drive to Old Beijing's Hutongs (narrow alleys) for a rickshaw ride. After that, you will be taken to the railway station for the high speed rail train to Xian, which takes about 5 hours, and along the way you would have the chance to admire a different scenery of the countryside. Upon arrival,your tour guide would pick you up and escort you to the hotel.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation Sofitel on Renmin Square, Xian  
 
 

Day 5

Place & Transport Xian
Today's Activities Take an excursion to China's greatest archaeological discovery-Terracotta Warriors and Horses, an underground army for the tomb of China's First Emperor over 2,200 years ago. Afterwards, drive to Xi'an City Wall, which was built in the 13th century on the foundations of the original Tang Forbidden City. Followed by visiting the Great Mosque and the famous Muslim Street nearby, you touch the real local life here.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation Sofitel on Renmin Square, Xian  
 
 

Day 6

Place & Transport Xian - Chongqing
Today's Activities 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). Transfer you to the airport for the flight to Chongqing. Upon arrival, you will be met by your tour guide and visit the Ciqikou Old Town if time permits.Afterwards, you will be transfered to embark the luxury cruise ship which will weigh anchor at 22:00. There is a necessary Safety, Orientation & River Briefing presentation for you.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation Century Sky with Balcony Century Sun with Balcony 
 
 

Day 7

Place & Transport Yangtze River Cruise
Today's Activities Sail along the Yangtze River today. There is a necessary Safety, Orientation & River Briefing presentation for you in the morning. Take a shore excursion to Shibaozhai, which looks like a strangely-shaped pagoda hugging a hill. It is about 200 meters or 700 feet tall. Shibaozhai Pagoda is a 12-tier wooden pavilion with a height of 56 meters (184 feet) built against the mountain. Visitors reach the top of the mountain by climbing the stairs inside the pavilion.
Enjoy the wonderful Chinese folk dance and music performance by the cruise staff at the exciting Captain's Welcome Banquet in the evening.
   
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation Century Sky with Balcony Century Sun with Balcony 
 
 

Day 8

Place & Transport Yangtze River Cruise
Today's Activities Another day of cruise offers you the charming sights of the spectacular Qutang Gorge and the pretty Wu Gorge. The cruise guide will tell you more about the Three Gorges, including the ancient plank road, mengliang stairway and the hanging coffins of the Ba people. On the way, you will land at Badong for a small wooden boat trip to experience the excitement of river travel and enjoy the natural beauty of the Shennong Stream. After that we will return to the ship and continue sailing into the spectacular Xiling Gorge. You can show your talents in tonight's Farewell Party performance.
   
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation Century Sky with Balcony Century Sun with Balcony 
 
 

Day 9

Place & Transport Yichang - Shanghai
Today's Activities After breakfast, pay a visit to the great project of Three Gorges Dam which is 610 feet high and over a mile wide. Then back to the ship and prepare for check-out. The ship will arrive in Yichang at about 11:30 and our guide will meet you on board. Afterwards, drive to the airport for a flight to Shanghai, China's most dynamic city and vibrant financial center. Our local guide will welcome you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel 
 
 

Day 10

Place & Transport Shanghai
Today's Activities Today you will visit the Shanghai Museum, then take a walk along the prosperous Nanjing Road and the Bund. After the tour of the 400-year old famous classical Yuyuan Garden with the local market nearby, head to New Spot(XinTianDi) and take the Huangpu River Cruise to enjoy the impressive scenery.
   
Meals Breakfast
Accommodation Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel 
 
 

Day 11

Place & Transport Depart from Shanghai
Today's Activities Our guide will pick you up at the hotel according to your flight schedule and transfer you to the airport. Then you will fly to your next destination. Service ends.
   
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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