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24 Days The Best Scenic China Tour

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24 days in-depth cultural and scenic tour through Beijing Xi'an, Shanghai, Guilin and other popular destinations in China is suitable for who want to eascape from the over-noising city and look for your vacation to be an adventure in the nature. China is full of beautiful natural scenery on earth. This tour will introduce you to the enchanting world of China where you will be captivated by picturesque landscapes. You will enjoy the beauty of legendary paradise at Jiuzhaigou & Huanglong, be a part of the marvelous painting as cruising through Li River, and witness the power of nature while hiking Mt. Huang and Zhangjiajie... and enjoy the seamless blend of ancient man-made wonders and amazing natural beauty in China.

Duration: 24 Days 23 Nights

Attractions(Cities):
Beijing,Xian,Jiuzhaigou,Chengdu,Yangtze River Cruise,Shanghai,Huangshan,Hangzhou,Guilin,Xianggang

Pick-up point:
Beijing International Airport (based on your requirement)

Finishing point:
Hongkong International Airport (based on your requirement)

Tour Customizable:
Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry)

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Cash, Wire, Paypal, WesternUnion, Alipay, Wechat

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Summary

Tour Itinerary
Day 1 Arrive in Beijing
Day 2 Beijing: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Peking Roast Duck Dinner
Day 3 Beijing: Mutianyu Great Wall, Ming Tombs, Beijing Olympic Stadium
Day 4 Beijing-Xian: Nanluoguxiang,Take bullet train to Xian
Day 5 Xian: Terracotta Warriors, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Xian Ancient City Wall
Day 6 Xian-Jiuzhaigou: Xian to Jiuzhaigou by Flight, Huanglong National Park
Day 7 Jiuzhaigou: Jiuzhaigou Valley, Tibetan dancing show
Day 8 Jiuzhaigou-Chengdu: Jiuzhaigou to Chengdu by Flight, Sichuan Opera
Day 9 Chengdu: Chengdu Panda Base, Wenshu Temple, Jinli Old Street
Day 10 Chengdu-Leshan-Chongqing: Chengdu to Leshan, Leshan Giant Buddha,Take train to Chongqing
Day 11 Yangtze River Cruise: Yangtze Cruise, Fengdu, Mingshan Hill, Shibaozhai
Day 12 Yangtze River Cruise: Daning River Small Gorges, Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge, White Emperor City
Day 13 Yangtze River: Three Gorges Dam, Xiling Gorge, Yichang Museum, Fly to Shanghai
Day 14 Shanghai: The Bund area, Yuyuan Garden, Silk Factory, Jade Buddha Temple
Day 15 Shanghai-Huangshan: Shanghai to Huangshan by Bullet train, Tunxi Old Street
Day 16 Huangshan: Hongcun Ancient Village, Huangshan Scenic Area
Day 17 Huangshan-Hangzhou: Huangshan to Hangzhou by Bullet train, Enjoy Huangshan Sunrise, Take train to Hangzhou
Day 18 Hangzhou: West Lake boat cruise, Fish Watching at Flower Pond, Lingyin Temple, Meijiawu Tea Plantation, Qinghefang Old Street, Impression of West Lake Show
Day 19 Hangzhou-Guilin: Hangzhou to Guilin by Flight, Reed Flute Cave, Elephant Trunk Hill
Day 20 Guilin-Longsheng-Guilin: Longji Rice Terrace, Minority Village
Day 21 Guilin-Yangshuo-Guilin: Take Li River Cruise to Yangshuo, West Street, drive back to Guilin
Day 22 Guilin-Hongkong: Guilin to Hongkong by Flight
Day 23 Hongkong: Victoria Peak & Peak Tram
Day 24 Hongkong Departure

Day 1: Arrive in Beijing

  • Place&Transport: Beijing
  • Today's Activities: Pick you up at the exit of Beijing International Airport
  • Accommondation: Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Beijing
  • Meal: N/A

Upon on your arrival, our guide will meet you at Beijing Airport with a welcome signage "China Private Tour". And then, drive you to your hotel in Beijing downtown. The rest day is free on your own to explore the city or recover the jetlag.

Day 2 Beijing

  • Place&Transport: Beijing
  • Today's Activities: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Peking Roast Duck Dinner
  • Accommondation: Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Beijing
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning, our guide will meet you at your hotel lobby at appointed time. The first place for Beijing is Tiananmen Square, Tiananmen Square is the geographical center of Beijing City. It is the largest city square in the world, occupying an area of 440,000 square meters (about 109 acres), and able to accommodate 1,000,000 people at one time.

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After sightseeing, walk into the Tiananmen you will meet the one of the world’s 5 most important palaces – Forbidden City. The Forbidden City, also named the Palace Museum, shares the honor of being one of five world-famous palaces with the Palace of Versailles in France, Buckingham Palace in England, the White House in the U.S. and the Kremlin in Russia.

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In the afternoon, you will head to visit Summer Palace, it is a vast ensemble of lakes, gardens and palaces in Beijing, China. It serves as a popular tourist destination and recreational park. Mainly dominated by Longevity Hill and Kunming Lake, it covers an expanse of 2.9 square kilometres (1.1 sq mi), three-quarters of which is water.  After 1949, the Summer Palace briefly housed the Central Party School of the Communist Party of China. Many of Mao Zedong's friends and key figures in the Communist Party, such as Liu Yazi and Jiang Qing, also lived there. Since 1953, many major restoration and renovation works have been done on the Summer Palace, which is now open to the public as a tourist attraction and park.

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Your last destination is Temple of Heaven, which is a royal sacred site where prayers for good harvests, prosperity and harmonious life are offered.It is one of landmarks of Beijing. The temple was constructed in 1420 during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), and was enlarged during the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). It is the grandest cult architecture complex in the world and a masterpiece of the Chinese people created in ancient times.

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Before drive you back to your hotel, you will be arrange at the local famous Peking Roast Duck restaurant, taste the most famous duck in Beijing and try some local cuisine for dinner. Roast duck — or Peking Duck, as it's often known — has been served in Beijing for around 600 years, according to Liu. First served by palace chefs during the Ming dynasty, it has royal pedigree.

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Day 3 Beijing

  • Place&Transport: Beijing
  • Today's Activities: Mutianyu Great Wall, Ming Tombs, Beijing Olympic Stadium
  • Accommondation: Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Beijing
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning, our guide will meet you at your hotel lobby and continue your Beijing tour.

Firstly, drive about 70km (1.5 h) to witness one of the Seven Wonders of the World – Great Wall. The less-crowded Mutianyu. "If you haven't climbed the Great Wall, you haven't seen China." Many of your friends who visited China before might have told you this. It is indeed an experience of life. As one of the best-preserved parts of the Great Wall, Mutianyu section of Great Wall used to serve as the northern barrier defending the capital and the imperial tombs. It's known for its beautiful surroundings - dense woods and rich pastures changing colors with the seasons of a year. Good sightseeing with nature, take photos from different places and angles so you’ll have plenty of memories you can share with your friends when going back home.

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Your lunch is offered near the Great Wall in a local restaurant.

After lunch, you will pay a visit for Ming Tombs, it is a main attractions arranged for you. The Ming Tombs lie in Changping County, about 50 kilometers (31 miles) northwest from the urban area of Beijing. It is actually a tomb cluster of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), including thirteen emperor's mausoleums, seven tombs for concubines and one grave for eunuchs. It was listed in the World Heritage List in 2003. Each emperor's tomb was constructed at the foot of a separate small hill, but they all share a main road called the Sacred Way.

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You will pay a visit for the Olympic Sites on the way back to your hotel. You can take some photos from outside,Both designed as the main stadiums of 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, they now become the popular landmarks of Beijing.

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After dinner, you will be taken back to your hotel.

Day 4 Beijing

  • Place&Transport: Beijing
  • Today's Activities: Nanluoguxiang, Beijing to Xian By Train
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Xian
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning, our guide will pick you up from your hotel and take you to visit Nanluoguxiang Hutong, it's one of the best preserved historical areas in downtown Beijing, is famous for its hutong and siheyuan courtyards. Recently the popularity of Nanluoguxiang has increased noticeably with tourist numbers on the rise after 2008 Olympic Games. You will do a short walking along the authentic Beijing Hutong. will give you a deep impression of the local residents’ live. 

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Then transfer to Beijing airport for your flight to Xian. Once you arrive, our Xian local guide will meet you at the exit of airport with a welcome sign "China Private Tour".

Day 5 Xian

  • Place&Transport: Xian
  • Today's Activities: Terracotta Warriors, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Xian Ancient City Wall
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Xian
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning, our guide will meet you at the pointed time. Today, you will visit the highlights of Xi'an city.

Firstly, drive you to Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses Museum, it known as “the eighth Wonders of the world”, the museum shows a surprisingly high level in sculpture which is listed as the most significant discovery of the 20th century. Up to now, there has discovered a total of 179 accompanying burial pits of different connotations and various shapes in Qinshihuang’s Mausoleum area. The discovery of these pits has provided all important significance in the research of the burial system of the Qinshihuang’s Mausoleum, the characteristics structures and characteristics of the burial pits. However, what makes people feel amazing is that of all the burial pits, none has been found survived from being burnt down. 

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Your lunch is arranged at local restaurant with tasting local cuisine. Such as Liangpi, it is made from rice, this cold noodle dish is a summer favourite through Shaanxi province as well as other places around China.

After lunch, drive you back to the Xian downtown to visit the Ancient City Wall. This wall represents one of the oldest and best preserved Chinese city walls, as well being one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world. Now it is 12 meters tall, 12-14 meters wide over 14 kilometers in length with a deep moat surrounding it. You can walk, or even cycle on the wall. Its south gate is the largest with a suspension bridge. Most of the tourists choose the south gate for sightseeing. 

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In the afternoon, keep going to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, also named Giant Wild Goose Pagoda. It is a Buddhist pagoda located in southern Xi'and became the symbol of the old-line Xi'an. It was built in 652 during the Tang dynasty and originally had five stories. The structure was rebuilt in 704 during the reign of Empress Wu Zetian, and its exterior brick facade was renovated during the Ming dynasty. The Big Wild Goose Pagoda attracts numerous visitors for its fame in the Buddhist religion and its simple but appealing style of construction. It is rated as a National Key Cultural Relic Preserve. One of the pagoda's many functions was to hold sutras and figurines of the Buddha that were brought to China from India by the Buddhist translator and traveler Xuanzang.

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Drive you back to your hotel.

Day 6 Xian-Jiuzhaigou

  • Place&Transport: Xian
  • Today's Activities: Xian to Jiuzhaigou by Flight, Huanglong National Park
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Jiuzhaigou
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning, our guide and driver meet you at your hotel lobby at appointed time. Transfer to Xian airport for your flight to Jiuzhaigou, Huanglong Airport. Upon arrival, our local guide will meet you at the exit of airport with a welcome sign "China Private Tour" and take you for a lunch.

In the afternoon, drive you to visit Huanglong National Park, it is one of the sites with amazing views that became the pride of China. According to the website Atlas of Wonders, Huanglong is located between Sichuan, mountain Minshan, and Chengdu.

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The natural beauty of Huanglong National Park includes terraced pool of warm water with a yellow, green, blue, and brown. Reported by Amusing Planet, the pools are composed of the travertine terraces of precipitated calcium carbonate derived from hot springs in the mountains.

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After dinner, you will be taken back to your hotel.

Day 7 Jiuzhaigou

  • Place&Transport: Jiuzhaigou
  • Today's Activities: Jiuzhaigou Valley, Tibetan dancing show
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Jiuzhaigou
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning, our guide will pick you up from your hotel and drive you to visit most famous attraction in Jiuzhaigou City-Jiuzhaigou Valley

You will have a full day to explore the charming valley. Firstly, take a tourist shuttle bus from Lantian Station to the Long Lake, then walk around and enjoy the Long lake & the Five-colour Pool. After that, take a shuttle bus from Five-colour Pool to Nuorilang Waterfall.

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Lunch is arranged at Nuorilang restaurant in the park. You can also choose to have a picnic lunch at stopover site.

In the afternoon, continue your hiking tour in the afternoon and feel relaxed without pushing at all. Walk to the Nuorilang Waterfall  for a visit before taking a shuttle bus from Nuorilang to Shuzheng Lake, visit the Rhino Lake, Tiger Lake, Shuzheng Fall and Princess Lake along the way in the bus . Then walk around and enjoy the Shuzheng Lake, the Shuzheng Valley, Take a shuttle bus  From Shuzheng Lake to Shuanglong Lake for a visit to the Shuanglong Waterfall.

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After dinner, our guide will take you to enjoy the Tibetan dancing show, it is most popular activity in the evening when people travel in Jiuzhaigou.You will be taken back to your hotel after the show.

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Day 8 Jiuzhaigou-Chengdu

  • Place&Transport: Jiuzhaigou
  • Today's Activities: Jiuzhaigou to Chengdu by Flight, Sichuan Opera
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Chengdu
  • Meal: B,L,D

Free on your own to explore the city until our driver pick you up from your hotel and transfer to airport to catch your flight to Chengdu. Once arrival, our guide will wait for you at the exit of airport with sign "China Private Tour", you will be taken back to your hotel for checking in.

After dinner, you will go for a Sichuan local Opera, it is an important part of Chengdu culture. Acts or stunts like “face changing变脸”, “fire spitting喷火” and “Rolling Light滚灯”have developed a school of its own. Face Changing is famous even overseas for its mysterious techniques.The libretto of Sichuan Opera is humorous and flushed with vivid expressions and local characteristics.

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You will be taken back to your hotel after the tour.

Day 9 Chengdu

  • Place&Transport: Chengdu
  • Today's Activities: Chengdu Research Base of Giant Breeding, Wenshu Temple, Jinli Ancient Street
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Chengdu
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning, our guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. Today, you will visit Chengdu Research Base of Giant Breeding, Chengdu is the hometown of giant pandas, where you will catch pandas' feeding time. They are at their most active, both Adults and Babies. There's a wealth of information and a panda museum in this 230-hectare park 10 km (6 miles) north of Chengdu. It takes about 2.5 hours to visit this site.

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You will have lunch after Panda Base in a local Chinese reastaurant to eat authentic Sichuan Cuisine.

After lunch, you will visit Wenshu Temple. Wenshu Monastery is the best-preserved Buddhist temple in Chengdu, serving as the home of Buddhist Association of Sichuan Province now.Wenshu Temple is famous for its exquisite gardens and halls. 

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Next, you will visit Jinli Ancient Street, one of the most well known and trafficked tourist areas in Chengdu, Jinli is an “ancient” pedestrian street housing dozens of food and gift vendors along an ever-expanding network of alleys.Jinli is particularly famous for its traditional Sichuanese snacks. There is an area dedicated just to snacks, where you will see dozens of vendors preparing and displaying an impressive variety of noodles and finger food to snack on. Shadow puppet performance and other traditional Chinese arts also make an appearance, and this tends to be an excellent places to procure local gifts.

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After dinner, you will be taken back to our hotel in Chengdu.

Day 10 Chengdu-Leshan-Chongqing

  • Place&Transport: Chengdu
  • Today's Activities: Chengdu to Leshan, Leshan Giant Buddha,Take train to Chongqing
  • Accommondation: On the cruise ship
  • Meal: B,L,D

Our guide pick you up from your hotel, take an early drive (2.5 hours on the way) from Chengdu to Leshan. 

Upon arrivel, You will watch the wonder of sleeping Buddha, which explained the saying of ‘ Buddha is the hill and the hill is a Buddha ‘. And then we will walk up and down along the zigzagging mountain trails along the Giant Buddha, from it's head to shoulder, and from leg to foot. In front of the Buddha is the good view of the joint of Minjiang River, Dadu River and Qingyi River . 

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Lunch will be arranged at local restaurant to try the authentic Sichuan Food.

In the afternoon,  drive you to the train station in Leshan, you will take the bullet train to Chongqing. Upon arrival, our Chongqing local guide will pick you up at the exit of airport with a signal "China Private Tour" and take you to board Yangtze Cruise Ship. 

Overnight on the Ship.

Day 11 Yangtze River Cruise

  • Place&Transport: Cruise along Yangtze River
  • Today's Activities: Yangtze Cruise, Fengdu, Mingshan Hill, Shibaozhai
  • Accommondation: On the cruise ship
  • Meal: B,L,D

As the largest water system in China, Yangtze River is historically, economically and culturally important to the country. It has numerous tributaries including Min River, Han River, Jialing River, Gan River, and Huangpu River.

You will have an excursion to Fengdu, visiting either the "Ghost City" known for its statues of ghosts and devils on Mingshan Hill, or the new relocation village, built for families who have moved as a result of the Yantgze's rising waters brought by the Three Gorgres Dam.

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Optional Excursion to Shibaozhai (river conditions permitting), visiting the impressive 12-story pagoda. Known as "The pearl of the Yangtze", it is one of the gems of Chinese architecture. The 18th Century red wooden temple is an architectural delight full of Legends and beautiful stories. Climbing on the top, you can have a panoramic view of the Yangtze River. Inside the pavilion, there are steles and inscriptions of past dynasties of each floor. Visitors can also admire the spectacular Yangtze River from the windows of each floor.

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Day 12 Yangtze River Cruise

  • Place&Transport: Cruise along Yangtze River
  • Today's Activities: Daning River Small Gorges, Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge, White Emperor City
  • Accommondation: On the cruise ship
  • Meal: B,L,D

Continue your voyage on Yangtze River through hidden reefs and tumbling rapids.Take an excursion through the Daning River Small Gorges, which are narrower than the Three Gorges but also impressive. Enter Wu Gorge known for its forest-covered mountains and cliffs so sheer that the sun barely penetrates the precipices.Wu Gorge is famous for its zigzags, weird peaks, rising mists and beautiful sights.

Then sail through Qutang Gorge, the shortest, narrowest and most dramatic gorge. The combination of narrow canyons among high mountains with several switchbacks in only 8 kilometres creates spectacular vistas, and the Qutang Gorge is often considered the most beautiful of all the Three Gorges. Although it is primarily famous for its scenery, the Three Gorges region is also a historically and culturally important location in China.

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Optional excursion to White Emperor City (river conditions permitting), an ancient city overlooking the western end of Qutang Gorge. Many relics housed in the Baidi Temple such as ancient architectures, a stele forest, ancient suspended wooden coffins, painting and calligraphy works by celebrities of different dynasties.

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Day 13 Yangtze River-Fly to Shanghai

  • Place&Transport: Cruise along Yangtze River, Fly to Shanghai
  • Today's Activities: Three Gorges Dam, Xiling Gorge, Yichang Museum, Fly to Shanghai
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Shanghai
  • Meal: B,L,D

This morning you will visit the Three Gorges Dam at Sandouping, the largest hydroelectric power project in the world. As well as producing electricity, the dam is intended to increase the Yangtze River's shipping capacity and reduce the potential for floods downstream by providing flood storage spaceLater sail through the Three Gorges Dam ship locks.

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Sail through Xiling Gorge, the longest (41 miles) and the deepest of the Three Gorges. Because of numerous reefs and odd-shaped stones existing in rapid shoals, it is also well known for its danger. Scenery along the Xiling Gorge is spectacular. Some renowned streams, springs, stones and karst caves can be found along this section.

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In the afternoon, you will have a chance to visit the Yichang Museum if time permits. There are three main exhibition halls in the museum with a total area of 920 square meters displaying altogether 617 pieces of relics, 230 photos and drawings and 100 pieces of text. Then the cruise finish and we will drive you to Yichang airport for the flight to Shanghai. You can have a comfortable sleep in a cosy hotel of Shanghai.

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Day 14 Shanghai

  • Place&Transport: Shanghai
  • Today's Activities: The Bund area, Yuyuan Garden, Silk Factory, Jade Buddha Temple
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Shanghai
  • Meal: B,L,D

After breakfast, you will cross Huangpu River and visit The Bund, which is teemed with the futuristic, avant-garde buildings - Oriental Pearl Tower, Jin Mao Building, Bank of China Tower. Completed in 1995 to a highly innovative design, Shanghai Oriental Pearl TV Tower has become a symbol of excellence in architecture and is a favorite sight for tourists in Shanghai. At 468 meters, it is the third tallest TV and radio tower in the World. On the TV Tower, to have a bird's eye view of Shanghai City.

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Later you will be taken to visit the 400-year-old Yuyuan Garden – the representative traditional Chinese garden in Shanghai. Each pavilion, hall, stone and stream in the garden is expressing the quintessence of South China landscape design from the Ming and Qing Dynasty. Over forty spots, divided by dragon walls, wound corridors and beautiful flowers, form a unique picture featuring "one step, one beauty; every step, every beauty". Out from Yuyuan Garden, move to Yuyuan Bazaar to explore how elaborate and cute the traditional Chinese handicrafts and art works are, and savor some local flavor snacks here.

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Followed a trip to a Silk Factory to see how silk is produced from the cocoons of silk worms, and turned into the beautiful fabric we all know and love.

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Then continue to Jade Buddha Temple to admire the largest jade Buddha in the world and exquisite religious artifacts. The essence of the temple is the two jade Buddhist statues brought back from Burma by the Monk Huigen for Putuo Mountain during the Qing Dynasty.

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Day 15 Shanghai-Huangshan

  • Place&Transport: Shanghai
  • Today's Activities: Shanghai to Huangshan by Bullet train, Tunxi Old Street
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Huangshan City
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning, our guide will pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to Shanghai train station to Huangshan, it takes around 4 hours. Upon on your arrival, our Huangshan local guide will meet you at the station and take you to have lunch, lunch is arranged at local restaurant with authentic Huangshan food.

After lunch, you will visit the Tunxi Ancient Street, which  was built in Ming and Qing Dynasties. The colorful bazaars of local features are displayed in front of your eyes. You will find antique shops, medicine shops, tea houses, restaurants and galleries in the street.

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After dinner, drive to your hotel for checking in.

Day 16 Huangshan

  • Place&Transport: Huangshan
  • Today's Activities: Hongcun Ancient Village, Huangshan Scenic Area
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Huangshan
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning,check out from your hotel and drive you to visit Hongcun Ancient Village, the ancient village in Chinese paintings, is best example of typical Anhui-style architecture. Hongcun is the China you think of when you think of ancient China. Many of the buildings in Hongcun can date back to the Song Dynasty and is regarded as the best example of typical Anhui-style architecture. Called “the ancient village in Chinese paintings”, Hongcun is so quiet, peaceful and beautiful which was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000, together with Xidi.

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Lunch will be arranged at a good restaurant in Hongcun Village.

In the afternoon, drive about 1 hour to foothill of Mt.Huangshan, where you take Yungu cable car to the top of Mt.Huangshan.

Along the uphill way, you will see the Beginning-to-Believe Peak,  The Lion Peak, Brush Pen Peak, A Monkey Gaping at the sea and other attractions, enjoy the fantastic sunset on Cloud Dispelling Pavilion. Upon reaching the top, you are greeted with a breathtaking view of Huangshan Mountain. This is when you truly discover why it is known as the "the loveliest mountain of China."

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After the tour, you will taken to your hotel and have dinner in your hotel.

Day 17 Huangshan-Hangzhou

  • Place&Transport: Huangshan
  • Today's Activities: Huangshan to Hangzhou by Bullet train, Enjoy Huangshan Sunrise, Take train to Hangzhou
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Hangzhou
  • Meal: B,L,D

If weather permits, get up early (around 5am- 6am) to enjoy the magnificent sunrise view. The best place for watching sunrise is from Refreshing Terrance, it is also closest spot from your hotel. In good-weather days, you can see clearly the golden light of the sun piercing the mists, and rocky peaks rising above the frothy, ever-changing sea of white clouds. After the sunrise, get back to your hotel for breakfast.

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After breakfast, continue on your wonderful sightseeing on the Yellow Mountain to see the famous Dawn Pavilion, Stone Monkey Watching the Sea on the Lion Peak (1690m). Then walk along the wood path to the cable station to take a cable car to exit the mountain. Your driver is ready at the mountain foot to transfer you back to Huangshan City for lunch.

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After lunch, you will be transferred to Huangshan train station for the afternoon train to Hangzhou. Upon your arrival in Hangzhou, our guide will pick you up from station and take you to have dinner before hotel check-in.

Day 18 Hangzhou

  • Place&Transport: Hangzhou
  • Today's Activities: West Lake boat cruise, Fish Watching at Flower Pond, Lingyin Temple, Meijiawu Tea Plantation, Qinghefang Old Street, Impression of West Lake Show
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Hangzhou
  • Meal: B,L,D

In the morning, our Hangzhou guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. Firstly, taking a boat sailing on the picturesque West Lake. This is an enjoyable and relaxing way to appreciate the beautiful scenery with its islands, causeways, temples, pagodas and ornamental planting. It is not surprised that you’ll become a part of this traditional Chinese painting. It is the symbol of Hangzhou which lies on its banks and is a place of tranquility.

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Next, walk around Huagang Park, which is one of top ten views. Fish watching tour at the flower pond, this area now has been made into a 22 hectare (54 acre) park with many varieties of trees and flowers, featuring a peony garden which blooms in April and a goldfish pond which is the famous site for fish watching

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Afterwards, you will pay a visit for the biggest and oldest Buddhist Temple in Southern Part of China-Lingyin Temple. Lingyin temple & Fei Lai feng, one of the top ten most famous ancient Buddhist monasteries in China, and contains numerous pagodas and Buddhist grottoes. It is really a tourist attraction that can offer you appealing places of historic interest, cultural relics as well as agreeable natural scenery with woods, flowers, springs, etc.

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Your lunch is arranged at a Local Tea Farmer's Tea House. We can organize tea farmers teach you how to prepare and cook local delicacies if you are interested in it. You can learn how to cook Beger's Chicken, Westlake carp fish in vinegar source (Do not be scared, no bones!!! Aha), Lotus root, bamboo shoot...and many other tasty vegetables. If you don’t want to cook, just enjoy the local delicacies.

In the afternoon, drive you to enjoy the view of Tea Plantation and learn the local Tea Culture. Longjing Green Tea plantation & village (Meijiawu), which is the origin place for the most famous green tea - Longjing in china with beautiful natural scenery (There are many tea houses in the village, and you will have a chance to taste/try the local tea)

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The last place for is Qinghefang Old Street. It is a good place to experience the life of Old Hangzhou, because it is the epitome of historic Hangzhou. A great place for shopping, eating, and sightseeing. You can see the well-preserved old buildings, explore the interesting boutique stores, and choose your favourite souvenirs

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After dinner, go for enjoy the famous Impression West Lake Show. It is one of most popular night show in China, it takes around 50 minutes to show you some Hangzhou local culture and folktale...You will be taken back to your hotel when you finished the show.

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Day 19 Hangzhou-Guilin

  • Place&Transport: Hangzhou
  • Today's Activities: Hangzhou to Guilin by Flight, Reed Flute Cave, Elephant Trunk Hill
  • Accommondation: Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Guilin
  • Meal: B,L,D

Pick up from your hotel at pointed time and transfer to Hangzhou Xiaoshan International airport for the morning fligt to Guilin. Upon your arrival, our Guilin local guide will meet you at the exit of the airport with welcome sign "China Private Tour". 

You will be taken to Guilin downtown for a lunch, it is arranged at a local restaurant to taste Guilin food.

After lunch, you will visit Reed Flute Cave. It is a natural limestone cave in Guilin, Guangxi Province of China and has been one of the most interesting attractions for over 1200 years in Guilin. It is also known as "the Palace of Natural Arts".The place is called Reed Flute Cave because of the abundance of reed plants present outside the cave. The reeds are used by the locals to make flutes.

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Then, drive you to Elephant Trunk Hill (Xiangbishan), it is regarded as the symbol of Guilin. The name was chosen because the hill looks like a giant elephant dipping its trunk into the river. The green water of Li River in front of it and the clear spring at the foot make Elephant Trunk Hill one of the most famous hills in Guilin City. The Elephant Hill has several features: - Water Moon Cave (Shuiyue dong), Elephant's Eye Stone, and Pagoda for Puxian and Yunfeng Temple.

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After dinner, you will be taken back to your hotel in Guilin.

Day 20 Guilin-Longshen-Guilin

  • Place&Transport: Guilin
  • Today's Activities: Longji Rice Terrace, Minority Village
  • Accommondation: Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Guilin
  • Meal: B,L,D

Pick up from your hotel in the morning, drive you to visit Longji Rice Terrace. It takes around 2 hours from Guilin downtown. With trekking for a while, we could see the stunning Longji Terraces. More than 700 years, the brave and smart local residents developed and built the paddies into hillsides surrounding their villages. With such a long history, the area is still being used for growing premium quality rice by Yao and Zhuang villagers. The rice terraces are built into the hillsides and look like great steps cut into the slopes as they wind around the mountainsides, which becomes a great natural view for tourists from all over the world.

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Today, you will have a authentic lunch in the minority village to try some local food and know the dinning culture of minority enthnic group.

After lunch, free on your own to explore the Minority Villages and also walk into the rice terraces to take some good pictures. You will have chance to see locals working in the fields, children playing in the village as well as women in national costume weaving or doing needle works under the roof, ect.

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Dirve you back to Sanjiang at a suitable time. After dinner, you will be taken back to your hotel.

Day 21 Guilin-Yangshuo-Guilin

  • Place&Transport: Guilin
  • Today's Activities: Take Li River Cruise to Yangshuo, West Street, drive back to Guilin
  • Accommondation: Four or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Guilin
  • Meal: B

Today, you will take a cruise along the Li River to enjoy the charming view and explore Yangshuo City. 

In the morning, you will take a boat cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo (5 hours). And you will have a lunch on the boat. From Guilin to Yangshuo, the prominent landforms are karst peak clusters. The Li River flows around these mountains to form valleys. The scenery is the best in Caoping, Yangdi and Xingping. There are beautiful scenes of Nine Horses Fresco Hill, Yellow Cloth Reflection, and Half Side Ferry. The Li River landscape's appearance varies at different times of the year, from different viewpoints, and during different climates. 

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Today, you will have a buffet lunch on board.

After disembarkation, we will drive you to see the picturesque countryside of Yangshuo-West Street, it is the oldest street in Yangshuo with a history of more than 1,400 years. Situated at the center of Yangshuo County, the street has become, since the 1980's, a window of eastern and western culture and the biggest 'foreign language center' in China.

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Drive you back to your hotel in Guilin.

Day 22 Guilin-Hongkong

  • Place&Transport: Guilin
  • Today's Activities: Guilin to Hongkong by Flight
  • Accommondation: Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Hongkong
  • Meal: B

Free on your own to explore the city until our driver pick you up from your hotel and transfer to Guilin airport for your flight to Hongkong. Upon arrival, our Hongkong guide will wait for you at exit of airport with the sign "China Private Tour" and take you to your Hotel. The rest day is free on your own to explore the city or rest in your hotel.

Day 23 Hongkong

  • Place&Transport: Hongkong
  • Today's Activities: Victoria Peak & Peak Tram
  • Accommondation: Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel (Can be customized) in Hongkong
  • Meal: B,L

Pick up from your hotel in the morning. Firstly, take you to enjoy the view of whole city at The Peak Tower, the best way to conquer Hong Kong’s most famous mountain is via the Peak Tram. Reach the tram by first taking the MTR to Central, and then follow the signposts up to Garden Road and the Peak Tram terminus. The tram has recorded zero accidents since its inception, and the ride is almost as enjoyable as The Peak itself. Perched above the city, over three million visitors clamber up to HK’s biggest tourist attraction each year, and not without reason.

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Lunch is arranged inside the Peak Tower,a restaurant that continually elicits positive reviews is Café Deco in Peak Galleria, which offers an arsenal of tasty international cuisine served against a stunning backdrop.

Free on your own in the afternoon to explore Hongkong, our guide will give you some recommendation.

Day 24 Hongkong Departure

  • Place&Transport: Hongkong
  • Today's Activities: Hongkong Departure
  • Accommondation: no
  • Meal: B

Free on your own until our driver pick you up from your hotel and drive you to airport for your next dstination or fly back home. Your 24 days China Tour comes to end. Have a pleasent trip!

Price Per Person in US Dollars

Price Includes

1. All transfer and city transportation
2. Air-conditioned car or van
3. Hotels specified in the itinerary, all based
    on two persons sharingone standard room;
4. Meals specified in the itinerary: Western
    breakfast in hotels Chinese lunch and
    dinner in local restaurants
5. Sightseeing: All arrangements mentioned
    in the itinerary will be covered All first
    admission/entrance fees in the itinerary
6. Tour guide: Conducted by a professional
    tour guide


Price Excludes

1. International air-tickets
2. Airport departure tax.
3. International or domestic air tickets which
    are not listed in the itinerary.
4. Insurance coverage of personal loss, illness
    or damages incurred during your trip
5. Tips to the tour guide and driver
6. Meals not specified in the itinerary.
7. Personal expenses: phone bills, laundry,
    optional tours, postage, excess baggage
    charge, entertainment fees out of the
    itinerary.
8. Single Room Supplement.

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