The ancient treasures and modern wonders of China span 5,000 years of culture and history. The natural beauty, fascinating heritage, mouth-watering cuisine, and state-of-the-art cities will enthrall, excite and amaze you. And throughout this great destination, a warm and friendly people awaits you, eager to share a level of hospitality that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.
Welcome to Beijing!! Beijing is a city for all seasons. You can always find something for you no matter what time you are in Beijing and and whatever your interests are. There are actually hundreds of tourist scenic spots and historical sites in Beijing. Some are walkable. Some are a little far from the city center. Meet our representative at the airport who will transfer you to your hotel. Later visit China's largest and most representative existing masterpiece among China’s ancient sacrificial buildings - Temple of Heaven. It was the place where the emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties would worship the god of heaven and pray for good harvest. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, visit Tiananmen Square, at 109 acres, the world largest public square and was initially the 'front door' of the Forbidden City. The Tiananmen Square is 12 times larger than the Red Square in Moscow. There is still a huge portrait of Mao Zedong on the central tribune of the square. Also visit The Forbidden City, completed in 1420, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the world's largest palace complex, consisting of many buildings with 9,999 rooms. Now known as the Palace Museum. Later, in the evening visit National Opera House. Also visit the magnificent Summer Palace, which was the summer retreat and playground for the imperial family and royal court during the late Qing Dynasty. Considered one of the finest Chinese architectural gardens, the Summer Palace spans over 700 acres with breathtaking views, pavilions, towers, palaces and halls. We enjoyed a dragon boat ride across the garden's beautiful lake. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, visit "The Great Wall," symbol of Chinese civilization and one of the wonders that the Chinese people have created, visit Ding Ling in Ming Tombs, tomb of the thirteenth emperor of the Ming dynasty Wanli Emperor and two joint burial of the Queen. Later take a stop at Olympic Venues viewing the outside of the Water cube and Bird Nest. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to Beijing Airport for flight to Xian. Welcome to Xian!! Xian, the eternal city, records the great changes of the Chinese nation just like a living history book. On arrival take a tour to Big Wild Goose Pagoda, the symbol of the old-line Xian, is a well-preserved ancient building and a holy place for Buddhists. Visit the first landmark that visitors will encounter in Xi'an, ancient city wall, which stretches round the old city. The northern side runs parallel to the railway. Xi'an was originally a walled city, and even today the wall is considered a landmark dividing the city into the inner part and the outer part. Later visit The Great Mosque, one of the oldest, largest and best-preserved Islamic mosques in China. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, visit The Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses, most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century. It is significant because the hundreds of detailed life-size models represent the army that triumphed over all other Chinese armies and who were the decisive factor in forming a united China 2,200 years ago.Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to Xian airport for the flight to Guilin. Welcome to Gulin!! Guilin's breathtaking scenery has attracted many famous poets and artists for thousands of years. Artists are able to find inspiration from the Karst mountains and the unsurpassed beauty of the Li River. Visit the Reed Flute Cave, located under one of the many karst hills of Guilin. Later visit Elephant Trunk Hill, the symbol of Guilin, on the banks of the Li River in the heart of the city. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, get ready for the most fascinating experience on The Li River cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo. Gorgeous Karst peaks give you surprises at each bend of the limpid river under the blue sky. Water buffalo patrol the fields, peasants reap rice paddies, school kids and fisherman float by on bamboo rafts. With its breathtaking scenery and taste of a life far removed from the concrete metropolis, the scenery along the river become will attract you the most! Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to Guilin Airport for flight to Shanghai. Welcome to Shanghai!! Shanghai, Hu for short, is a renowned international metropolis. In addition to its modernization, the city's multicultural flair endows it with a unique glamour. Meet our representative at the airport who will transfer you to the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, visit The beautiful Yu Garden and Old Market Town, the spectacular Bund, a choice of either Pearl City or Silk Factory stores, a Nanjing Road shopping experience, the serene Jade Buddha Temple. The Yu Garden, an extensive Chinese garden located beside the City God Temple in the northeast of the Old Quarter. Visit Jade Buddha Temple where you can see the priceless collection of jade statues from Burma. In the evening, visit shops on Nanjing Road, stretching as far as the eye can see along the street. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, spend the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to the airport to board the return flight with lots of memories to share with your family and friends.