7 Day Beijing and Chengde Tour
8 Day Mini Triangle China Tour
8 Day Shanghai, Xi'an and Beijing Tour
12 Day Shanghai, Beijing, Xi'an and Guilin Tour
12 Day Three Gorge Tour
14 Day Beijing, Nanjing, Suzhou, Shanghai and Xi'an Tour
14 Day Three Gorge Tour
12 Day Three Gorge Tour
Booking Reference No. 12TGT
Day 1 London
Depart from London Heathrow airport for Beijing by a scheduled flight in the afternoon.
Day 2 Beijing
Upon arrival in Beijing, your will be met by our local guide and transferred to a 4-star hotel. Rest for the rest of the day.
Day 3 Beijing
An exciting day begins with a tour of the Tian'anmen (Heavenly Peace Gate) Square, the largest in the world, in the heart of Beijing. Then move on to the Forbidden City, the home of Chinese emperors for more than 500 years. After lunch, you will visit the Summer Palace, the largest and best preserved of all imperial palace gardens.
Day 4 Beijing
A full day excursion to the Great Wall, the land mark of China and one of the seven wonders in the World. After lunch, you will be driven to the Ming Tombs, where you will visit the Ding Tomb, the only excavated tomb of the 13 Ming dynasty tombs. Peking Roast Duck is served for dinner.
Day 5 Beijing/Xi'an
In the morning visit the Temple of Heaven, the largest existing temple complex in China, where the Ming and Qing emperors prayed for bumper harvest. Depart Beijing for Xi'an, the acient capital city for eleven dynasties, by an afternoon flight. On arrival, transfer to a 4-star hotel.
Day 6 Xi'an
In the morning visit the Provincial Museum, in which on display are more than 3000 rare cultural relics from various historical periods. In the afternoon, you will have a tour Xi'an city.
Day 7 Xi'an
The highlight of the day is the Terra Cotta Warriors, the discovery of the life-size terra cotta warriors drew world attention at the time and it is regarded as the eighth wonder of the world. The excavation site houses one of the most important archaeological findings of our time. The three pits contain more than 7300 warriors, horses and chariWots crafted over 2000 years ago in honour of China's first emperor. Enjoy a wonderful Tang Dynasty dinner show in the evening.
Day 8 Xi'an/Chongqing
Visit the Bell Tower and the Wild Goose Pagoda before departing Xi'an for Chongqing by an afternoon flight. On arrival, transerfer to the piers to get on board President Cruise.
Day 9 Cruise
On the Cruise and shore excursion to Sibaozhai or Wanxian or Fengdu.
Day 10 Guilin/Shanghai
More sightseeing in this beautiful city including the Seven Star Park, the largest park in Guilin which integrates hills, water, caves and cultural relics into one and the wonderful limestone karst cave known as the Reed Flute Cave. Depart Guilin by flight and arrive in Shanghai in the afternoon. Tranfer to a 3-star hotel.
Day 11 Cruise/Yichang/Beijing
Arrive at Yang Jia Wan, visit the three Gorge dam site, and disembark at Yichang at noon and transfer to the airport to take a flight to Beijing and transfer a 4-star hotel.
Day 12 Beijing/London
Depart Beijing by flight and arrive in London the same day.
What are included
- London/Beijing/London round trip flight tickets
- All transportation in China as detailed in the itinerary
- 10 night accommodation in 3 or 4 star hotels on shared twin bases
- All meals as listed in the itinerary
- Services of an English speaking local tour guide
- All hotel baggage handling for one piece of luggage per person
- All Chinese state and local taxes
- All UK and China airport taxes and security charges
What are not included
- China visa fee
- Travel insurance
- Excess luggage
- Gratuities to tour guides and drivers
- Other personal expenses, such as telephone and laundry
Dates and Prices
15 May 07 at £1364
23 Oct 07 at £1364
01245 259 388