Tour Code 3: Tour of Beijing-Harbin-Kaifeng-Luoyang-Xi’an-Chongqing-Yangtze River Cruise-Wuhan-Shanghai

Price: 3300 US dollars per person.

Departure: once a month; Please sign up as soon as possible!

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Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Beijing

    Upon your arrival, check in at the local hotel and the rest of the day is on your own to explore the city.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Beijing

  • Day 02: Beijing

    Visit the Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Temple of Heaven. The Beijing Duck Dinner is served at the original, century-old Quan Ju De restaurant followed by a lively Peking Opera performance at the Liyuan Theatre.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Beijing

  • Day 03: Beijing

    In the morning visit the Badaling Great Wall. After lunch, visit the Sacred Way and the Ming Tomb.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Beijing

  • Day 04: Beijing - Harbin

    Visit the Summer Palace. Then take flight to Harbin and check in at the local hotel.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Harbin

  • Day 05: Harbin

    Visit the Jewish Community including the Main Synagogue and the sites of Jewish High School, Hospital, Jewish Bank and Rest Home.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Harbin

  • Day 06: Harbin - Zhengzhou

    Visit Harbin New Synagogue, which is the largest Jewish synagogue in East Asia and see the Harbin Jewish History and Culture Exhibition at the synagogue. In the afternoon visit the Harbin Huangshan Jewish Cemetery, the largest and the best-preserved one in East Asia. Take an evening flight to Zhengzhou and check in at the local hotel.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Zhengzhou

  • Day 07: Zhengzhou - Kaifeng

    Drive to Kaifeng. Visit South Teaching Torah Lane and Shi Family's Mini-Jewish Museum (also Kaifeng Jewish Community Center). You will have lunch with several Jewish descendants of Kaifeng. In the afternoon, visit the Iron Pagoda and Dragon Pavilion. Drive back to Zhengzhou.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Zhengzhou

  • Day 08: Kaifeng - Luoyang - Xian

    Drive to Luoyang and visit the Longmen Grottoes. Then drive to Xi’an and check in at the local hotel.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Xi’an

  • Day 09: Xian

    In the morning visit the Terracotta Warriors and the Horses Museum. After lunch, visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda and the City Wall. After you enjoy the local speciality, the Dumpling Banquet, you will be entertained with the marvelous Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Xi’an

  • Day 10: Xian

    Visit the Provincial Historical Museum in the morning. After lunch, visit the Great Mosque.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Xi’an

  • Day 11: Xian - Chongqing

    Visit the Hanyangling Museum, the Mausoleum of Western Han Emperor Liu Qi on the way to the airport. After lunch, take a flight to Chongqing. Visit the Panda House in Chongqing Zoo. After having dinner, check in at the deluxe German-made cruise ship to stay overnight.

    Accommodation: 5 star ship

  • Day 12: Chongqing - Fengdu

    At 08:00 am your memorable Yangtze River tour begins. In the afternoon you will visit the Ghost City of Fengdu.

    Accommodation: 5 star ship

  • Day 13: Badong - Xiling Gorge - Sandouping

    Visit Badong and take a small boat to enjoy the marvelous spectacles of the nature in the Shennong Stream. Continue sailing into the western section of Xiling Gorge, through the five-step ship lock.

    Accommodation: 5 star ship

  • Day 14: Sandouping

    Visit the site of Three Gorges Dam Project.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel

  • Day 15: Wuhan - Shanghai

    At 12:00 arrive in Wuhan. Visit Hubei Provincial Museum. After having lunch at a local restaurant, take a flight to Shanghai and check in at the local hotel.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Shanghai

  • Day 16: Shanghai

    Visit the site of former Shanghai Jewish Ghetto in Hongkou District, set up during World War Two; Ohel Moshe Synagogue; Children’s Palace.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Shanghai

  • Day 17: Shanghai

    Visit Shanghai Museum and Yuyuan Garden. In the evening you will take a Huangpu River Cruise and watch the beautiful view of the Bund.

    Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Shanghai

  • Day 18: Departure from Shanghai

    Check out the hotel and go to the airport.