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China 360: Cities & Guilin Mountains

China in 16 Days, 14 Nights in Destination

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Delve into eclectic China in this journey through revered traditions and fast paced modernity; from imposing skyscrapers and serene temples to the historical Great Wall, relish the infinite beauty of this country.

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    Beijing
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    Guilin
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    Li River
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    Shanghai
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    Xi'an

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    Accommodation: 14 Nights

    Itinerary

    In Beijing, explore the Forbidden City and walk on the mighty Great Wall. Head to eternal Xi'an, the heartland of the ancient dynasties, to admire the world-famous Terracotta Warriors. Find tranquillity in the untouched landscapes of Guilin and Yangshuo, on the Li River. Finally, let Shanghai amaze you with its mix of new and old, as you visit the highlights of the city.

    1st Day: UK/Ireland - Night on board

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    Arrive at your UK/Ireland departure airport, ready to board your flight* to China. Night on board.

    *If either your outbound or inbound flights depart in the early hours (before 4:00 a.m.) you must arrive at the airport the night before the indicated departure day.

     

    2nd Day: Beijing

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    Arrive in Beijing, the enormous capital of China, famed for its ancient sites such as the iconic Forbidden City, and as being the gateway to some of the most visited portions of the Great Wall. Transfer to the hotel and overnight stay in Beijing. 


    We recommend adding the following optional tour deal to make the most of your stay in each of the cities you will visit. 

    4-City Excursions Multipack: Immerse yourself in the diverse cultures of China with this pack of 4 activities across each of the cities you’ll visit. By reserving this package deal, you’ll save money compared to booking separately! Start with the Temple of Heaven in Beijing, take a night tour in Xi’an, see the famed Longji rice terraces in Guilin, and spend a full day touring Shanghai.

    Please note that if you reserve the package at checkout, it is unnecessary to re-select the activities individually.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Jinjiang Fuyuan Hotel or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    93 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    Optional
    Multi-city 4 excursions package

    Moderate

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    3rd Day: Beijing

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Set off on an exciting excursion to the best-preserved section of the Great Wall of China. The Juyongguan section is the most-visited part of the wall and is the best representation of the former splendour of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Of unimaginable length, the wall can be seen from space. On the way, admire the countryside and stop at an impressive Jade exhibition, where you can learn about the historic significance of this precious stone. Arrive at the Great Wall where you have a minimum of two-hours to learn about the history of the wall and enjoy walking on this ancient relic of the past. Back to Beijing, stop at the  Olympic Park, where you can admire the beautifully architected Bird's Nest Stadium and Water Cube Aquatics Centre. Return to your hotel. We recommend an optional Golden Mask Show, a beautiful cultural performance.* Overnight stay in Beijing.

    *Optional Golden Mask show: Set in the era of the Golden Mask Dynasty, a legendary age in China, the story tells the story of a queen, who wears a golden mask, and creates a splendid dynasty. It is a fabulous insight into China's history and arts. 

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Jinjiang Fuyuan Hotel or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    93 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    included
    Great Wall and Olympic Park Tour

    Moderate

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    Optional
    Golden Mask Dynasty Show
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    4th Day: Beijing

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Today, enjoy a tour of the most important sights of Beijing including Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. This impressive palace complex was home to the former Imperial Chinese Palace for the years spanning from the Ming to the Qing dynasties. It is the world's most-visited attraction and showcases immaculate Chinese design and architecture. Afterwards, visit a traditional Chinese Medicine Centre for an insight into this ancient practice. Transfer to the hotel for a free afternoon. If you aren't sure what to do, we recommend a tour of the Summer Palace with an included Beijing-style dinner.* Overnight stay in Beijing.

    *Optional Summer Palace tour & Peking Duck dinner: Visit Summer Palace, used for centuries as the royal family’s retreat outside the city to escape the summer heat. After the tour, enjoy a dinner of a famous local specialty: Peking Duck. Observe an expert chef slice the crispy skin, and learn the best way to eat this dish.

    Please note: the Forbidden City is closed on Mondays, so the order of the itinerary may be changed to accommodate this closure.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Jinjiang Fuyuan Hotel or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    93 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    included
    Beijing Emperor's Tour

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    Summer Palace & Peking Duck Dinner

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    5th Day: Beijing

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Spend the day exploring Beijing at your leisure, visiting the sights or delving into the fabulous cuisine. Alternatively, we recommend an optional excursion to the Temple of Heaven and Hutong district.* Overnight stay in Beijing. 

    *Optional excursion to the Temple of Heaven, Hutong & Lama temple: Enjoy a tour of the fantastic Temple of Heaven, a religious complex where you could have the opportunity to watch the locals practising Tai Chi in the tranquil surroundings. After that, hop on a rickshaw, the most popular form of transportation in the Hutong neighbourhood, and visit Bell Tower and Drum Tower from the outside before stepping into one of the local Siheyuan courtyard houses to learn about Chinese paper cutting. Enjoy a traditional lunch of Beijing noodles before finally visiting the Lama Temple, also known as the Yonghe Temple, which is considered as the largest and best-preserved buddhist monastery in modern China.

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Jinjiang Fuyuan Hotel or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    93 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    Optional
    Temple of Heaven, Hutong & Lama Temple

    Moderate

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    6th Day: Beijing - Xi'an

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the train station for an exciting bullet train journey to Xi'an. Arrive, transfer, and check-in to the hotel. Afterwards, enjoy free time to get to know your new surroundings. Try walking around the neighborhood, or join an optional night tour* to get a deeper view of the local highlights. Overnight stay in Xi'an.

    *Optional night tour: Take an evening tour, beginning with the North Square of the Wild Goose Pagoda, then heading all the way to The Grand Tang Mall, also known as Datang Everbright City. This pedestrian-friendly park offers a captivating experience that transports you back to the Tang Dynasty with lights, statues, and stalls.

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Titan Central Park or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    48 Reviews

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    Activities

    Optional
    Xi'an Evening Tour and Datang Everbright City

    Moderate

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    7th Day: Xi'an

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Today, discover one of China's most iconic sights as you enjoy a visit to the Terracotta Warriors Museum. Approximately 8,000 sculpted figures were buried alongside Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China, and today you can see this once in a lifetime sight for yourself. Each figure is impressively crafted and unique. Be blown away by the intricacy and the sheer number of the figures as you learn about their significance. Visit the terracotta workshop and get closer to the warriors while learning traditional crafting techniques. Next, dive to visit Great Mosque and Muslim Quarter, where you will challenge yourself to take a food adventure and enjoy your shopping time there. Spend the rest of the evening at your leisure. Why not enjoy a show that showcases the history of Xi'an?* Overnight stay in Xi'an.

    *Optional Tang Dynasty show with dumpling banquet dinner: Enjoy the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show with fabulous music and dancing from the era of the Tang Dynasty, China's golden age. The show is a unique way to get to know the historical culture of the ancient city of Xi'an. Enjoy a dumpling banquet for dinner, included with this activity!

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Titan Central Park or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    48 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    included
    Terracotta Warriors & Muslim Quarter

    Moderate

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    Optional
    Tang Dynasty Show with Dumpling Banquet Dinner
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    8th Day: Xi'an

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Today, enjoy a free day to explore Xi'an at your own pace. Be sure to dive into the local food scene and sample the delights of one of Xi'an's street food markets. Alternatively, take part in a full day tour of Mt. Huashan.* Overnight stay in Xi'an.

    *Optional Mt. Huashan daytrip with cable car: Known as one of China’s Five Sacred Taoist Mountains, Mt. Huashan has five main peaks and only one hiking trail that is 15 kilometres long from south to north. You will explore this mountain of great religious significance by cable car.

    Please note: This optional activity is not apt for people with vertigo, fear of heights, reduced mobility, etc.

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Titan Central Park or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    48 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    Optional
    Mt. Huashan Daytrip by Cable Car

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    9th Day: Xi’an - Guilin - Yangshuo

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    Early breakfast at the hotel. Early in the morning, transfer to the airport for a flight to Guilin, located in the south of China and famous for its stunning limestone hills, or karsts, and dramatic natural landscapes. Upon arrival, head to the Yangshuo region and enjoy a boat cruise on the Li River to admire the landscape which unfolds itself like a scroll of Chinese ink painting. Afterwards, walk along West Street and enjoy the bustling atmosphere. Return to the hotel and, in the evening, we recommend an optional Liusanjie Impression Show, performed in the landscape of the Li River.* Overnight stay in Yangshuo.

    *Optional Liusanjie impression show: Admire the unbelievable beauty of the Li River at night as it is lit up in an Impression Light Show. The waters of the Li River set the stage and a dozen beautifully lit rock formations form a natural backdrop.

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Yangshuo Jasper Internati... or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    161 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    included
    Li River Boat Cruise & West Street

    Moderate

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    Optional
    Liusanjie Impression Show
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    10th Day: Guilin

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Explore unique Elephant Trunk Hill, a trunk shaped rock which extends into the river. Afterwards, visit a local Pearl Factory. Transfer to the hotel and overnight stay in Guilin. We recommend an optional Four Lake Night Cruise with Cormorant Fishing Show.* Overnight stay in Guilin.

    *Four Lake night cruise with Cormorant fishing show: Downtown Guilin lights up at night, and the best way to enjoy its beauty is to take a night cruise around the city’s Four Lakes scenic area. Enjoy panoramic views of the city’s multicoloured nighttime skyline and enjoy a Cormorant Fishing Show. 

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Guilin Bravo Grand Wing or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    55 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    included
    Tour of Guilin's Elephant Trunk Hill and Pearl Factory

    Light

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    Optional
    Guilin's Four Lakes Night Cruise with Cormorant Fishing Show

    Light

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    11th Day: Guilin

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a day at your leisure, exploring the landscapes and lakes by boat or visiting the various pagodas. Alternatively, take part in a full day tour of the Longji Terrace Fields*. Overnight stay in Guilin.

    *Optional full-day Longji Terrace Fields tour: Drive to Longsheng to visit the famous Longji Terrace Fields—rice terraces built into the hillsides, a true sight to be seen. Nicknamed "the Dragon's backbone" for its green undulating forms, what we see today was mostly constructed over 650 years ago. Next, pass through the Yao and Zhuang villages to get a closer look at the local culture.

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Guilin Bravo Grand Wing or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    55 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    Optional
    Excursion to Longji Rice Terraces and Ethnic Minority Villages

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    12th Day: Guilin - Shanghai

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for a flight to Shanghai. Arrive in Shanghai, the global financial hub which sits on China's central coast. Transfer to the hotel and after getting settled, take a walking tour of Nanjing Road and the Bund to get to know Shanghai's diverse neighbourhoods. Return to the hotel and, in the evening, you have the option to enjoy a Huangpu River Cruise.* Overnight stay in Shanghai.

    *Huangpu river cruise: View the Shanghai's city skyline from the comfort of the river cruiser as you enjoy an evening of spectacular views.

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Harbour Plaza Metropolita... or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    162 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    included
    Short Shanghai Walking Tour

    Light

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    Optional
    Huangpu River Night Cruise

    Light

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    13th Day: Shanghai

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Today, embark on a half-day visit of the highlights of Shanghai. Step back in time in the charming traditional Yu Garden, learn about the country's artistic and cultural history at the Shanghai Museum, and explore the modern side of the city. Visit an authentic silk factory to discover how this coveted fabric is manufactured. Return to the hotel. We recommend an optional acrobatic show this evening.* Overnight stay in Shanghai.

    *Optional acrobatic show: Experience one of the world's oldest performing arts as you are immersed in an evening of culture and entertainment. Note: This activity is only available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. 

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Harbour Plaza Metropolita... or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    162 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    included
    Half-Day Highlights of Shanghai

    Moderate

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    Optional
    Chinese Acrobatic Show
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    14th Day: Shanghai

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Spend the day at your leisure, shopping, exploring the city's sights or simply relaxing in one of the city parks. We recommend an optional complete full-day tour of Shanghai*. Overnight stay in Shanghai.

    *Optional Shanghai full-day city tour: The tour will start with a train ride of Meglev train in Shanghai, the first and only commercial rail line of its type in the world. The train is the fastest one in the world with a top speed of 431 kilometres per hour, which is much faster than the Bullet Train in Japan. Then we will have an admission to the Observation Deck on the 88th Floor of Jinmao Tower where you will have the best view of the entire city of Shanghai. Next stop will be A.P Plaza. A.P. Plaza is Shanghai’s biggest market and is famous for “fake branded good”. Located underground, it has more than 1,000 stores where you can find purses, suitcases, watches, jewelries and much more. You will have 2 hours of shopping time to find many bargains you can ever imagine. Final stop will be Xintiandi Area. As a world-class restaurants, business, entertainment, culture, leisure walking Street, Shanghai Xintiandi in Shanghai is an historical and cultural character of the city.

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Harbour Plaza Metropolita... or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    162 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    Optional
    Shanghai Full-day City Tour

    Moderate

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    15th Day: Shanghai

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    Breakfast at the hotel. Spend the day at your leisure, searching for bargains or souvenirs in one of the many shopping centres, strolling around the colonial Bund or sampling the diverse street food. Otherwise, we recommend an optional tour of Suzhou Gardens.* Overnight stay in Shanghai.

    *Optional Tour of Suzhou Gardens: Acquaint yourself with Suzhou, known as the ‘Venice of the East’ and one of the most historically significant cities of Southern China where you will visit Lingering Gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and Suzhou Museum before taking a boat ride on Pingjiang River to make your way to the charming Old City and gaze at the Wumen brigde and Prince Zhonog's Mansion.

    Important note: Visits may be rescheduled due to weather, operational or political events. We suggest you not to book tours with third parties in case of any penalty due to cancellation.

    Accommodation

    ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
    Harbour Plaza Metropolita... or similar
    tripadvisor rating

    162 Reviews

    See our full selection

    Activities

    Optional
    Suzhou Gardens and Canal Boat Tour

    Moderate

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    16th Day: Shanghai - Night on board

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    Breakfast* at the hotel. At the indicated time, transfer to the airport for a flight back to the UK/Ireland. Night on board.

    *Depending on your flight departure time you might not be able to enjoy the included breakfast. 

     

    Included activities

    Included

    Great Wall and Olympic Park Tour

    Included activity for day 3 in Beijing

    Stop to learn about jade craftmanship before arriving at the Great Wall. Get a guided overview of its history and structure, then stop at the Olympic Green to appreciate its iconic Bird's Nest stadium and Water Cube from the outside.

    Duration 05:00h Approx. Pick up time: 09:00 Approx

    Physical rating:

    Moderate

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    Beijing Emperor's Tour

    Included activity for day 4 in Beijing

    Begin in Tiananmen Square and then head to the Forbidden City, an impressive palace complex once home to the emperor. Finally, visit a Chinese tradicional medicine centre to learn more about the legendary remedies.

    Duration 05:00h Approx. Pick up time: 08:00 Approx

    Physical rating:

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    Terracotta Warriors & Muslim Quarter

    Included activity for day 7 in Xi'an

    Discover the famous Terracotta Warriors! See the troops in battle formation and learn about this archeological find. Visit a terracotta workshop and end the day in the historic Muslim Quarter and its Great Mosque.

    Duration 05:00h Approx. Pick up time: 09:00 Approx

    Physical rating:

    Moderate

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    Li River Boat Cruise & West Street

    Included activity for day 9 in Li River

    Embark on a cruise down the Li river, from which you will get the best views of this region's legendary landscapes. Finish the day with a walk along the famous West Street.

    Duration 02:00h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

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    Moderate

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    Available Activities

    Activities are subject to availability. The price for each optional activity will be shown in the next step of the booking process.
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    Important: Please avoid booking twice the activities included in this package by also picking them separately..

    Multi-city 4 excursions package

    Suggested activity for day 2 in Beijing

    Add 4 unforgettable experiences to your trip! Explore Beijing's Temple of Heaven and Lama temple, discover Xi'an by night, admire Longji's breathtaking rice field terraces and get to know Shanghai's highlights.

    Duration 00:00h Approx. Pick up time: 00:00 Approx

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    The show will be performed in chinese and some functions might have screens with subtitles in English

    Golden Mask Dynasty Show

    Suggested activity for day 3 in Beijing

    Experience a stunning Chinese drama play recounting the story of a masked queen that creates a beautiful dynasty, set in the Golden Mask Dynasty.

    Duration 02:00h Approx. Pick up time: 19:00 Approx

    Physical rating:

    Light

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    Summer Palace & Peking Duck Dinner

    Suggested activity for day 4 in Beijing

    Visit the "Summer Palace," where the imperial family would go to escape the heat. Then, try one of Beijing's most famous dishes for dinner: Peking Duck. Learn how the dish is prepared and how to properly eat it!

    Duration 05:00h Approx. Pick up time: 14:00 Approx

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    Temple of Heaven, Hutong & Lama Temple

    Suggested activity for day 5 in Beijing

    Start at the Temple of Heaven, built in 1420. Head to the traditional neighborhood of Shichahai Hutong to enjoy a rickshaw ride. Stop at the Bell and Drum tower for photos. Enjoy a local lunch of Beijing noodles before ending at the famous Lama Temple.

    Duration 07:00h Approx. Pick up time: 08:00 Approx

    Physical rating:

    Moderate

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    • Departures from main UK/Ireland airports.
    • International flights: UK/Ireland - Beijing, Shanghai - UK/Ireland.
    • Domestic flights: Xi'an - Guilin, Guilin - Shanghai. *
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    • Bullet Train from Beijing to Xi'an in a second class seat. **
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    • 14 nights accommodation in Superior category hotels. ***
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    • 14 breakfasts.
    • Transfers in an air conditioned vehicles. ****
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    • Visits and entrance fees with English speaking guide as indicated in the itinerary.
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    • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
    • Invitation letter for Chinese Visa.
    • ATOL Protection.
    • English-speaking guide during the whole trip.

    *The cancellation policy applicable is according to the Terms and Conditions available and agreed at the time of your purchase

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    Visa (mandatory), entrances not mentioned on the itinerary, drinks, early check in, tips and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

    Mandatory tips: Mandatory tips of 60 USD in cash per person are not included in the price and must be paid at the destination. These are the ONLY mandatory tips you will be required to pay during this tour and will be covering the guide tips during the whole tour. 

    IMPORTANT: In order to receive your invitation letter for your Chinese Visa (mandatory) it is important that all of your details and names are given to Exoticca exactly as they appear on your passport. Once you receive your invitation letter from us (approximately two months prior to departure) you will be required to make an appointment to go to the Chinese Visa Center in person with your passport with at least 6 months validity, a passport photo, a visa application form and the invitation letter to apply for your Chinese Visa. You will also be required to make another appointment to return to the Chinese Visa Center a second time to collect your Chinese Visa (it can be replaced for a home-delivery service with an extra fee). For more information about your nearest Chinese Visa Center, application form and appointment reservations please see: http://www.chinese-embassy.org.uk/eng/visa/. Parallel to the embassy and consulate there are specialized China Visa service companies that can help with a more personalized service. Select UK and your closest center in this website for more information: https://www.visaforchina.cn/globle/ 

    The cost of a Chinese Visa can range from 85 to 150 GBP / person depending on added assistance services, express delivery upgrades, etc. It usually takes around 10 days to get a visa approval. 

    MANDATORY: Please send copies of the passports of all passengers to customers@exoticca.com  once you have booked your trip in order for us to process your Chinese Visa Invitation Letter.

    Please be advised that it is the traveler's responsibility to follow-up and be aware of any changes in either Visa requirements or entry conditions. 

     

    * Documentation of the internal flights will either be available in the "My bookings" section in your "Customer Area" 14 days before your trip or delivered to you on arrival at your destination. It is essential to fill in the passport information correctly for each passenger in the given boxes at the end of the reservations process. Maximum checked baggage limit on internal flights is 20kg.

    ** We cannot guarantee that you and your travel companions will be allocated seats together on the train. Some train journeys and flights might be early in the morning in order to successfully follow the schedule.

    *** The hotels stated in the letter of invitation are not definitive; the hotels will be confirmed between 45 and 30 days before departure.

    **** The maximum waiting time for airport transfers will be 120 minutes.

     
    • Entry requirements

      Passport with a minimum of six months validity.

    • Visa

      A visa is required to enter China. Issued by the embassy or consulate.

    • Currency

      Chinese Yuan.

    • Language

      Mandarin Chinese.

    • Electricity

      220 V. Adapter required.

    • Health

      Please consult your doctor regarding malaria prophylaxis.

    • Time zone

      UTC + 08:00.

    • Other useful information

      Different signs, numbers and symbols.

    • Tourist Office website

      http://tourismchina-ca.com/

    Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline’s website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport. 

    Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same, or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

    In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

    Triple room: the third bed will be a rollaway bed.

    Children: 2 - 11 years.

    If you have reduced mobility, require the use of a wheelchair, or you would prefer this tour to be a private experience for you and your group, you must contact our Experts at +44 20 8068 3176 before booking to ensure that your needs can be met.

    While on the road, it is highly unlikely that the vehicle will be equipped with wifi or bathroom facilities, though rest stops will be made for long trips. We recommend purchasing a new SIM card at the airport or placing an e-SIM before travel to guarantee internet connection.

    The Foreign & Commonwealth Office offer up-to-date travel advice by visiting https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

     

    Room allocation: We will do our best to accommodate your family in the same room. If availability doesn't permit this, we guarantee your family will be accommodated as close together as possible. Children will always be accomodated in a room with at least 1 adult.

    Car seats: Not available in all destinations. Feel free to take your own if you need one.

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