Highlights Of China
10 Days

ITINERARY

10 Days: Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Li River, Yangshou, Shanghai

Tour Overview:
It’s about shopping, dining, entertainment and everything you’ve always wanted to see in China. Experience the highlights of Beijing and Shanghai with a city tour to Xian and a day to explore the Terra Cotta Warriors. You’ll sample China at its most alluring with all the extras including a Peking duck dinner.


Day 1 (Wed) – Arrive Beijing

Arrive in Beijing the capital of the People’s Republic of China. You are welcomed at the airport and escorted to the hotel.


Day 2 (Thu) – Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City & Summer Palace

Start your tour this morning with a visit to the Tiananmen Square, the largest public square in the world and the Forbidden City, the 250-acre palace containing more than 9,000 rooms. Closed to the common people for centuries, it was only opened to the public in 1949. Afternoon explore the Summer Palace, the retreat of China’s royal families for over 2,000 years (BL)


Day 3 (Fri) – Great Wall Excursion & Ming Tomb

Visit the Great wall, stopping en route at the Bird’s Nest & Water Cube for a picture stop. The Great Wall, built 2,300 years ago and extending 3,750 miles, can be seen from space!. Afternoon visit Sacred Way and Ming Tomb – Changling Tomb. Tonight enjoy Peking Duck dinner. (BLD)


Day 4 (Sat) – Temple of Heaven & Lama Temple / Xian

In the morning visit the Temple of Heaven, possibly the country’s most popular symbol and the Lama Temple, considered as the largest and most perfectly preserved lamasery in present day China. Later fly to Xian, once the largest city in the world. Xian was the national capital for eleven Chinese dynasties and a major link between Asia and Europe. You will be met and transferred to your hotel. (BL)


Day 5 (Sun) – Terra Cotta Warriors & Wild Goose Pagoda

Xian captured the interest of the world in 1974 with the discovery of the astonishing third-century BC burial sites of the first emperor to unite China, Qin Shi Huangdi. Visit the archaeological site to see thousands of Terra Cotta Warriors, which have been standing guard over the Imperial Tomb for 2,000 years and the the ceramics & pottery workshop. Enjoy Noodle making demonstration followed by lunch. Afternoon visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda Temple and the Ancient City Wall. In the evening, enjoy an *optional Tang Dynasty Show and dinner. (BL)


Day 6 (Mon) – Xian / Guilin

Morning visit the Big Wide Goose Pagoda Temple and the Ancient City Wall. Afternoon fly to Guilin. Upon arrival, met and transfer to your hotel. (B)


Day 7 (Tue) – Guilin / Yangshuo / Guilin

Relax and enjoy the natural beauty of this region from the decks of a slow-moving boat on the Li River. Disembark in Yangshuo, and explore the famous West Street, and vsisit the local village and farms. Dinner at a ocal restaurant followed by Impression Liu San Jie Light Show. Late evening transfer back to Guilin. (BL)


Day 8 (Wed) – Guilin / Shanghai

Morning visit the famous Reed Flute Caves. Following lunch, fly to Shanghai. Upon arrival, met and transferred to your hotel. (B)


Day 9 (Thu) – Shanghai Sightseeing

Your morning tour of Shanghai includes a visit to Yuyuan Garden and the Old town. Afternoon visit the Shanghai Museum and the Bund, a wide, treelined avenue along the Huangpu River and Tianzifang Artist area, famous for small craft stores, coffee shops, trendy art studios and narrow alleys. *Optional Evening enjoy a performance by the famous Chinese acrobats. (B)


Day 10 (Fri) – Shanghai / Home

Morning transfer to the airport for your flight for back home. (B)

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DATES/PRICING/ACCOMMODATIONS

2024
Dates Dbl Occ Sgl Occ
Apr 03 - Apr 12 CAD 3,725 CAD 5,065
Apr 10 - Apr 19 CAD 3,725 CAD 5,065
Apr 24 - May 03 CAD 3,725 CAD 5,065
May 08 - May 17 CAD 3,725 CAD 5,065
May 15 - May 24 CAD 3,725 CAD 5,065
May 29 - Jun 07 CAD 3,630 CAD 4,875
Jun 12 - Jun 21 CAD 3,630 CAD 4,875
Jun 26 - Jul 05 CAD 3,630 CAD 4,875
Jul 03 - Jul 12 CAD 3,630 CAD 4,875
Jul 17 - Jul 26 CAD 3,630 CAD 4,875
Jul 31 - Aug 09 CAD 3,630 CAD 4,875
Aug 14 - Aug 23 CAD 3,630 CAD 4,875
Aug 28 - Sep 06 CAD 3,790 CAD 5,175
Sep 04 - Sep 13 CAD 3,790 CAD 5,175
Sep 11 - Sep 20 CAD 3,790 CAD 5,175
Oct 09 - Oct 18 CAD 3,790 CAD 5,175
Oct 16 - Oct 25 CAD 3,790 CAD 5,175
Nov 13 - Nov 22 CAD 3,750 CAD 5,100
Nov 20 - Nov 29 CAD 3,750 CAD 5,100
Dec 04 - Dec 13 CAD 3,525 CAD 4,665
2025
Dates Dbl Occ Sgl Occ
Jan 01 - Jan 10 CAD 3,525 CAD 4,665
Jan 08 - Jan 17 CAD 3,525 CAD 4,665
Jan 15 - Jan 24 CAD 3,525 CAD 4,665
Feb 12 - Feb 21 CAD 3,525 CAD 4,665
Feb 19 - Feb 28 CAD 4,800 CAD 4,700
Feb 26 - Mar 07 CAD 4,800 CAD 4,700
Mar 19 - Mar 28 CAD 4,800 CAD 4,700
Optional Tour Sell PP
Tang Dynasty Dinner and Show with round-trip transfers CAD 195
Shanghai Acrobatic Show with round-trip transfers CAD 225
*Solo Travel Supplement available upon request
*Supplements may apply for special events and holidays
Hotels
Beijing
Novotel Beijing Peace (4*) or similar
Xian
Holiday Inn Xian Big Goose Pagoda (4*, Superior Room) or similar
Guilin
Guilin Bravo Hotel (4* Standard Room) or similar
Shanghai
Metropark Jichen Hotel Shanghai (4*, Superior Room) or similar

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INCLUSIONS

SITA Exclusive:
As a guest of SITA, you will receive a personalized traditional signature stamp engraved with your name. The signature stamp has remained as a symbol of Chinese culture and the art of calligraphy.

Inclusions & Highlights

  • First-class accommodations with private facilities
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner as specified
  • Arrival & departure transfers
  • All sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Local English-speaking guides
  • Entrance fees to monuments and cultural events
  • Internal flights – Beijing / Xian / Guilin / Shanghai
  • Domestic airport tax and fuel surcharge
  • Baggage handling
  • Visit to a local home
  • Terra Cotta Warriors
  • Impression Liu San Jie light Show
  • Visit to a Watertown

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