Beijing/Xian/Guilin/Yangshou
Suzhou/Shanghai
14 days / 13 nights

Itinerary: Tour code: BXGS
Wednesday Start day based on minimum of 2.
People are feeding into these departures from all around the world.
This does not mean you have to be 2 persons to book.

Day 1 Arrive Beijing. Meet and transferred to your hotel (5 star). Beijing International Hotel or similar.
Day 2. (B.L) Full day City tour: , Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Summer Palace.
Optional evening event. Kung Fu Show and Peking Duck dinner - U$60
Day 3. (B.L) Visit Badaling Great Wall (2 hour visit at site). Photo stop at the Birds Nest & Water Cube if time allows. Jade workshop visit on route. Optional Peking Opera
Day 4. (B.L.D) Morning tour Temple of Heaven (favoured Tai Chi spot) . Summer Palace. Lunch included. Pearl workshop visit on route. Hutong tour by rickshaw, visit a local home. Balance of day free.
Day 5. (B.L) Fly to Xi’an. Lunch included. Visit to Provincial Museum and Big Wild Goose Pagoda. Stay at the Jian Guo Hotel Xian or similar.
Day 6. (B.L.SD) Full day visit to the Terracotta Warriors & Horses, and City Wall. Visit to the ceramics & pottery workshop en route. Lunch included. Tang Dumpling Dinner Show tonight.
Day 7. (B.L) Morning flight to Guilin. Visit the Reed Flute Cave. Stay at the Park Hotel Guilin.
Day 8. (B.L) Explore the Li River by cruise with lunch on board. Arrive Yangshou. After visit to town return to Guilin.
Day  9. (B) Free day Guilin. Optional tour to Longsheng US$99 per person.
Day 10. (B.L) Fly to Shanghai. Met and transferred to Ocean Hotel or similar. Balance of day free.
Day 11. Full day visit to the Yu Garden, Shanghai Museum, Xintiandi, the Bund and the Pudong new development zone.
Day 12 (B.L.) Bus excursion to Suzhou. Visit Garden of Net Master and cruise on the Grand Canal and visit Pingjiang road in the old town area. Silk spinning factory and the local market. Return to Shanghai.
Day 13 Free day. Optional tours available.
Day 14. (B) Departure transfer to airport for homeward flight. End of tour.


Seasonal Prices

  About Shanghai City
2017  
For arrival in Beijing:
January and February:
US$1860 per person. Single supplement: US$458;
Extra night in Beijing: US$93 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$77 per room night.
For arrival in Beijing:
March;
US$1930 per person. Single supplement: US$500;
Extra night in Beijing: US$104 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$77 per room night.
For arrival in Beijing:
April;
US$1890 per person. Single supplement: US$548;
Extra night in Beijing: US$104 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$95 per room night.
For arrival in Beijing:
May;
US$1900 per person. Single supplement: US$556;
Extra night in Beijing: US$104 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$95 per room night.
For arrival in Beijing:
June July and August:
US$1870 per person. Single supplement: US$520;
Extra night in Beijing: US$104 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$95 per room night.
For arrival in Beijing:
September and October:
US$1945 per person. Single supplement: US$600;
Extra night in Beijing: US$122 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$95 per room night.
For arrival in Beijing:
November;
US$1865 per person. Single supplement: US$510;
Extra night in Beijing: US$104 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$95 per room night.
For arrival in Beijing:
December;
US$1900 per person. Single supplement: US$463;
Extra night in Beijing: US$90 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$95 per room night.
2018  
For arrival in Beijing:
January and February:
US$1780 per person. Single supplement: US$435;
Extra night in Beijing: US$93 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$95 per room night.
For arrival in Beijing:
March;
US$1830 per person. Single supplement: US$480;
Extra night in Beijing: US$104 per room night;
Extra night in Shanghai: US$95

 per room night.

Tour cost includes:

  • 11 nights hotel with buffet breakfast at hotels:  

  • Sightseeing meals as listed in the above itinerary including Dumpling dinner & Tang Dynasty Show in Xian.    

  • Professional English speaking tour guide service in each city

  • Round trip airport/hotel transfers in each city

  • Domestic Airfare Beijing / Xian / Guilin / Shanghai.

Cost excludes:

  • Entry & Exit International flights;

  • Airport tax and fuel surcharges out of each city - Currently approx US$25 for the itinerary. This can vary throughout the year.

  • Personal expenses;

  • Tips & gratuities to guides, drivers & porters.

 

 

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