B: Breakfast L: Lunch D: Dinner
Day 1: Beijing
Arrive at Beijing. China Holidays tour guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel.
Accommodation: 4 star Grand Mecure Xidan Hotel (Or the same class)
Day 2: Beijing (B+L)
Hike on Jinshanling Great Wall.
Day 3: Beijing/Datong (B+L+D)
This day at leisure. In the afternoon transfer to railway station for your overnight soft-sleeper train to Datong.
Day 4: Datong/Taiyuan/Pingyao (B+L+D)
Arrive in Datong and be greeted by China Holidays tour guide. Visit Yungang Caves, one of the three major cave clusters in China. After lunch, drive to the railway station for your half day soft sleeper train to Taiyuan. After arrival, drive to the ancient city of Pingyao. One night stay in local guest house.
Accommodation: Changyifeng Guesthouse
Day 5: Pingyao/ Taiyuan/ luoyang (B+L+D)
Full day tour in Pingyao Ancient City, visit the City Wall, Former Site of the Bank of China-Rishengchang Exchange Shop, Ming Qing Street. Then drive back to Taiyuan (2hrs), and catch your train to Luoyang. (Over night soft sleeper train from Taiyuan to Luoyang)
Day 6: Luoyang (B+L)
Half day tour to Longmen Caves, then transferred to your hotel in Luoyang.
Accommodation: 4 star New Friendship Hotel (Or the same class)
Day 7: Luoyang/Xian (B+L)
In the morning you will be transferred to the railway station for the train to Xian. Afternoon at leisure.
Accommodation: 4 star West Capital Hotel (Or the same class)
Day 8: Xian (B+L+D)
In the morning, visit The Terracotta Warriors Factory, which is the only place you can take photos with the life-size warriors, and then on to visit the mighty army of 8000 Terracotta Warriors. In the afternoon, visit the Great Mosque and Muslim Quarter. A speciality Dumpling Banquet dinner and Tang Dynasty Show has been arranged for tonight.
Day 9: Xian/Chengdu (B+L)
In the morning, visit the 64.1m high Big Wild Goose Pagoda, the symbol of Xi’an and City Wall, the only well preserved large scale city wall in China. You will then be transferred to the airport for your flight to Chengdu.
Accommodation: 4 star Yinhe Dynasty Hotel (Or the same class)
Day 10: Chengdu (B)
Visit Panda in early morning, the feeding time. The rest of day is at leisure for you.
Day 11: Chengdu/Chongqing/Cruise (B+L+D)
Take train to Chongqing. On arrival, you will be met and transferred for short city tour. After dinner transfer to the pier and board your 4 star cruise ship which departs at 20:00.
Day 12: Cruising (B+L+D)
Shore excursion to Fengdu, Visit the Show Jade Cave.
Day 13: Cruising (B+L+D)
Sailing through Qutang Gorge and Wu Gorge. Excursion to the Lesser Gorges along the Daning River or Shennong Stream.
Day 14: Yichang/Beijing (B+L)
Arrive at Yang Jia Wang in the Morning and visit the Three Gorges Dam Site. Disembarkation at Yichang in the afternoon where you will be met and transferred to the airport for your flight to Beijing. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
Accommodation: 4 star Sino Swiss Hotel (Or the same class)
Day 15: Beijing (B)
Transfer to the airport for your home country.
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* Price is for per person, based on two persons sharing one room.
1. All internal transportations and transfers in China, including internal flights from Xian to Chengdu and Yichang to Beijing.
2. Hotels specified in the itinerary with private facilities
3. 3 nights twin accommodation on 4 star Yangtze cruise ship with private facilities
4. Meals specified in the itinerary, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner.
5. Comprehensive sightseeing with a local English speaking Guide in each city
5. All entrance fees
6. All domestic airport taxes
7. Complimentary domestic travel insurance.
1. Flights arriving and departing Beijing.
2. Chinese visa fee.
3. Your own international travel insurance.
4. Expenses in hotels such as laundry, tips, telephone and room service, etc.
5. Gratuities for service provided by tour guides and drivers.
6. Other personal expenses.
Very interesting place and I enjoyed the tour.Everything was in place and ran very smoothly and the sights were truly amazing.