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10-Day Small Group China Tour: Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai - Hong Kong, No Shops

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What to Expect
Day 1: Beijing

Upon your arrival at Beijing airport, our guide will be waiting for you outside the customs of Beijing Airport, and then transfer you to the hotel. Relax during the remainder of the day.

Day 2: Beijing(B+L)

Visit Tian'anmen Square and Forbidden City this morning. An a la carte lunch with Peking duck. In the afternoon, visit the Temple of Heaven. The evening enjoy a Chinese Kung Fu Show.

Day 3: Beijing(B)

Visit Mutianyu Great Wall. Round trip cable car is included. Take photo of the Bird's Nest (Olympic National Stadium) on the way back. At last, visit a local market. 

Hotel in Beijing: The Great Wall Hotel Beijing (5 stars)

Day 4: Beijing - Xian(B+L)

Visit Summer Palace and the traditional Hutong alleys including paper cutting experience. A la carte lunch is served. Take an afternoon flight to Xian and check in the hotel.

Day 5: Xian(B+L+D)

Full day tour to the Terracotta Army Museum, a special homecooked lunch at a local family home, the Small Wild Goose Pagoda and the famous Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show with the Dumpling Dinner. (Tips: the dance show is available from Apr. to Nov.)

Hotel in Xian: Sheraton Hotel Xian (5 stars)

Day 6: Xian - Shanghai (B+L)

Observe local life in the park, One-hour Tai Chi practice, Xi'an City Wall, A la carte lunch, Fly to Shanghai, Airport-hotel transfer.

Day 7: Shanghai(B+L)

Visit Shanghai Museum, Yu Garden and its traditional bazaar. An a la carte lunch will be served at a popular local restaurant. After lunch, visit the former French Concession, the Bund area and have one-hour Huangpu River cruise. Upon returning to the hotel your guide will see you into the lobby to say bon voyage.

Hotel in Shanghai: Crowne Plaza Century Park Shanghai (5 stars) or Similar

Day 8: Shanghai - Hong Kong (B)

Please find your own way to the airport to take a flight to Hong Kong. We will book the air ticket for you in advance. Upon arrival, please take the shuttle bus or the taxi to the reserved hotel by yourself. (B)

Hong Kong is an international metropolis with easy access to the destinations. The cost is too high in Hong Kong. So we design your Hong Kong tours on your own. In this case, we only reserve the hotel accommodation with daily breakfasts for two nights stay for you and intend to leave the days free for your self-exploration.

Day 9: Hongkong(B)

A free day for you.

Hotel in Hong Kong: Regal Kowloon Hotel  (4 stars)

Day 10: Hongkong

Take a shuttle bus or a taxi to the airport for your homebound flight. (B)
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Important Information
Departure Point
Beijing International Airport
Departure Time
9:00 AM
10 days
Return Details
  • 9 nights accommodation
  • One-way Economy-class airfare from Beijing to Xi'an, Xi'an to Shanghai and Shanghai to Hong Kong.
  • Meals as specified in itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Two bottled water per person per day during guided tours
  • Professional guide & experienced driver during guided tours
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach during guided tours
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers (recommended)
  • China visa fees
  • International airfare
  • Airport drop-off service in Shanghai on Day 8
  • Entrance feeds, guide and transport service in Hong Kong
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not recommended for participants with wheelchair
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Shanghai Crowne Plaza Century Park Hotel has changed its name to "Parkline Century Park Hotel Shanghai".
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed yesterday

I highly recommend Travel China Guide for a tour of China and Hong Kong . . .it was so well planned and had such a fantastic time !! Thank you to our guides, Candy, Celine. and Mary in the different cities - so much fun...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Brian A
Reviewed 29 June 2019

Carol, Please see the review that I left at the link you gave me. I very much hope we can host you in Boston one day. We have an extra bedroom in our home, and would love to have you. Thank you for everything. Julie...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Adventurer632736
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2019

Dear Adventurer632736, Thank you for travelling with us! We are more than happy to know that you had an excellent holiday in China with us. From your words we learn that our guides in each city of your China group tour have met your satisfaction...More

Reviewed 29 May 2019 via mobile

Candy was an excellent tour guide. She explained everything with tremendous patience and dedication. It was an extremely enjoyable experience for my family to tour Beijing with Candy. She was really polite,friendly,dedicated and resourceful. It was a once in a lifetime experience to tour Beijing....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank shaileshdravid
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2019

Dear shaileshdravid, You are so kind to post a 5-star review on TripAdvisor. It is a great pleasure that you were satisfied with our arrangement. Thanks for your positive comment on us and wish to meet you in China again. Best regards!

Reviewed 29 April 2019

Candy was great guide. Beautiful time of the year. Really enjoyed the group with . The food was really good. Saw the emperors home and the modest historical family home. Candy got us in to the different events pretty quick considering some of the lines...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank TrailBlazer550901
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2019

Dear TrailBlazer550901, We are happy to read your comments here and know that you have had an amazing time in Beijing with your guide Candy's company. It is glad to know you enjoyed your trip very much and you recognize our service. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017

We had a wonderful time touring around Beijing - we saw the Forbidden City, the Great Wall, a Kung Fu show, got to see inside a local house and talk to someone who lives there (much cleaner and modernized than the typical Chinese house but...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank aleclii
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