Tour Code 6: Tour of Beijing - Xian - Chongqing - Yangtze River - Shanghai
Departure: twice a month.
Day 1: Arrival in Beijing
Our guide will pick you up at Beijing airport and transfer you to the hotel. Relax during the remainder of the afternoon and evening to recover from the jet lag. Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Beijing
Day 2: Beijing
Your first stop is the impressive Tian’anmen Square. From there you will enter the “Imperial Palace” known as the Forbidden City to explore its many fascinating halls and pavilions. You will then go to the Temple of Heaven. In the evening, you’ll watch Peking Opera performance. Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Beijing
Day 3: Beijing
This morning you will be taken to Juyongguan where you will experience at first hand the wonder of the Great Wall. Later the journey will take you to the Sacred Way and the Ming Tomb in the peaceful shadow of Longevity Mountain. Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Beijing.
Day 4: Beijing - Xian
You’ll visit the Summer Palace in the morning. Afternoon flight to Xi’an. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to check in at the hotel. Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Xi’an
Day 5: Xian
The visit to the Ming Dynasty City Wall will start your today’s tour.In the afternoon, you will visit the Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses. This evening you will be transferred to the Tang Dynasty Palace, where you will watch the splendid Tang Dynasty Show. Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Xi’an
Day 6: Xian - Chongqing
This morning you will visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. You will then board an afternoon flight to Chongqing. After arrival in Chongqing, you’ll visit Giant Panda Zoo and General Stilwell Museum. Then you’ll board the ship. Accommodation: ship (5 star)
Day 7: Yangtze River
At 08:00 am your memorable Yangtze River tour begins. In the afternoon the ship will stop at Fengdu, where you will visit the Ghost City, which is famous for its temple dedicated to the King of the Underworld, an association dating back to the Han Dynasty. Accommodation: ship(5 star)
Day 8: Yangtze River
You will visit Badong and take a small junk for a close-up view of the breath-taking natural splendors along the Shennong Stream. You are sure to be impressed by the dexterity the team of trackers as they push and haul the wooden sampans over the rapids. Back to the ship to continue your cruise into the western section of the Xiling Gorge and pass through the five-step ship lock. Accommodation: ship(5 star)
Day 9: Yangtze River - Shanghai
Disembark the ship, and visit the world-famous Three Gorges Dam Project. The sheer size of the dam and the exhibition hall with the Dam model will pleasantly surprise you. At midday, arrive in Yichang. You’ll take an afternoon flight to Shanghai. In the evening, Huangpu River Cruise to enjoy the beautiful view of the Bund. Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Shanghai.
Day 10: Shanghai
You will visit the Shanghai Museum and the beautiful Yu Garden. Following the dinner is a fascinating Acrobatic Show. Accommodation: 5 star hotel in Shanghai.
Day 11: Departure from Shanghai
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your homeward flight.