21 Day Majestic China

Enjoy the best of China in this 21 day tour.

Various departure dates available.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Forbidden City
  • Great Wall of China
  • Temple of Heaven
  • Summer Palace
  • Terracotta Warriors
  • Yangtze River Cruise
  • Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding
  • Guilin
  • Li River Cruise
  • Yangshou
  • Suzhou
  • Shanghai

INCLUDES

  • 16 nights hotel accommodation
  • 4 nights cruise accommodation
  • Flight from Beijing to Xian
  • Flight from Xian to Wuhan
  • Flight from Chengdu to Guilin
  • Flight from Guilin to Shanghai
  • Tours, transfers and admissions as per itinerary
  • National Escort
  • Local English Speaking Guides
  • Maximum 29 passengers
  • All transportation included as per itinerary
  • Meals as indicated
  • Airport Transfers

Various Departure Dates for 2017 and 2018 available.

Priced from Adult Twin Share $4680 (this includes a mandatory tip of RMB930 payable on arrival in China)

Days 1-2 Beijing
On arrival in Beijing you will be met and transferred to the hotel. Stroll across the Tiananmen Square and into the Forbidden City. Later, enjoy a rickshaw rise through the hutongs and visit a local family. This evening, enjoy a traditional Peking Duck dinner. Stay three nights (1B, 1L, 2D)
Days 3-4 Great Wall of China and Temple of Heaven
Visit China’s most iconic site – the Great Wall. There is no better way to appreciate this incredible structure than to walk along it. Visit a jade factory, then savour an afternoon at the Summer Palace and the Temple of Heaven before a Chinese acrobatic show.
Days 5-6 Beijing to Xian
Fly to Xian, the ancient former capital. See the Little Wild Goose Pagoda, before a delicious feast of traditional Shui Jiao dumplings and a Tang Dynasty dance show. The Terracotta Warriors have long intrigued visitors. Spend the morning viewing the life like warriors, the explore the rest of this ancient city. Stay 2 nights (2B, 2L, 2D)
Days 7-10 Xian to Yangtze River Cruise via Wuhan
Fly to Wuhan and transfer by coach to Yichang. The Three Gorges Dam showcases a massive feat of engineering. As you cruise upstream nature takes over, revealing some of the world’s most dramatic scenery. Over the next tree days take side trips to the attractive Goddess Stream and Shibaozhai. Stay 4 nights on a Victoria Cruises vessel. (4B, 4L, 4D)
Days 11-12 Chongqing to Chengdu
Disembark in Chongqing and explore old Ciqikou. Transfer to Chengdu, visit the research base of Giant Panda Breeding to learn about China’s pandas. Enjoy a delicious Sichuan dinner. Stay two nights in Chengdu (2B, 2L, 2D)
Day 13 Chengdu to Guilin
Fly to beautiful Guilin and explore the formations of the Reed Flute Cave. Overnight (1B, 1L, 1D)
Day 14-15 Guilin to Yangshou
Take a relaxed cruise along the Li River to the charming village of Yangshou. Spend the morning exploring the countryside before an afternoon at leisure. There are many optional activities. Stay 2 nights (2B, 2L, 2D)
Day 16 Yangshou to Guilin
Travel back to Guilin by road. Stroll around Ronghu Lake and admire the Sun and Moon Pagodas. The South China Pearl Museum covers the fascinating 1700 year history of pearling in the South China Sea. Overnight (1B, 1L, 1D)
Days 17-21 Guilin to Shanghai
Fly to Shanghai and spend some time in the city’s Xintiandi area. Travel to Suzhou – renowned for its gardens. Cruise the Grand Canal before returning to Shanghai to dine on local cuisine. Visit the peaceful Yu Garden and Shanghai Museum. Stay 4 nights (5B, 4L 4D)
Contact us about this tour

(21 Day Majestic China QH)