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Price starting from$1399
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip.
Trip Duration :
8 Days / 7 Nights
8 day/6 night package including air on China-Air from LAX & SFO, six night hotel accommodations in Shanghai and Beijing, five full days of sightseeing, and all transfers for ONLY $1,399.00!
Day 01: USA/China:
Board Air China’s flight or similar to Shanghai.
Day 02: Arrival-Shanghai:
Upon arrival at Shanghai international airport, you will be greeted by your guide and transferred to the hotel. A leisure day for explore the city by our own. Indulge yourself by shopping at the stores along Nanjing Road, which is the main shopping street of Shanghai and one of the world’s busiest shopping streets. Overnight at the Radisson Shanghai hotel or similar. (Optional Huangpu River Cruise)
Day 03: Shanghai: (BLD):
Enjoy an American breakfast before starting your day. Today your devoted tour guide is ready for your memorable trip. Visit the Jin Mao Building symbolizes, Shanghai emerging into the 21st century. It is the tallest building in the country and third tallest in the world (420.5m). The Jin Mao Tower is located next to Oriental Pearl Tower and Shanghai World Financial Center in the Lujiazui area of the Pudong district in Shanghai. It is composed of offices and the Shanghai Grand Hyatt Hotel. It is one of the centerpieces of the Pudong skyline. After Jin Mao Building, you will visit Shanghai Museum and People Square. You will conclude a night with a visit to Xin Tian Di, which is one of the hottest new entertainment districts in Shanghai located near the former French Concession. You will have a unique opportunity to experience both Chinese and Western culture all in one place.
(Optional Evening Entertainment: Huangpu River Cruise.)
Day 04: Shanghai/Beijing: (BL)
Depart for an ancient town day tour in West Shanghai. The ancient water town has a history of more than one thousand years. There are over hundreds of gardens established in Ming dynasty and Qing dynasty, temples and former residence of eminent souls. Fifteen rivers divide the town into seven island and 49 sets of historic bridges connecting the town as a whole. In the evening, transfer to the aiprot for your flight to Beijing. Overnight at the China National Convention Center Grand hotel Beijing or similar.
Day 05: Beijing: (BLD)
Today you will enjoy a full day tour of the capital city of Beijing. The tour begins with the world’s largest and renowned public square, where many historical events once took place - Tiananmen Square. Around the vast square, you can see The Great Hall of People, holding the congress of the Communist Party and National People’s Congress, History Museum, Military Museum and Monuments to the People’s heroes. The forbidden City (also known as Imperial Palace), which holds 9,999 rooms. Experience the intricate architecture and exquisitely designed layout of these grand buildings once housed by Chinese Emperors who ruled during the period of the Qing and Ming Dynasties for almost 500 years (1420-1911).
(Optional Evening Entertainment: The Legend of Kung.)
Day 06: Beijing: (BLD)
Travel to view one of the wonders of the world: The Great Wall of China. Its construction began in the 5th century B.C. as a defense against the Mongols: 300,000 people (many of whom were buried in the wall) labored on it over several centuries. The Great Wall extends across mountains and valleys for more than 3,000 miles perhaps only a tenth of its former length. In the afternoon, you will tour the exterior portion of the Beijing National Stadium, also familiar to the world as the Bird’s Nest and the home to the 2008 Olympics games sites. The stadium designed by an architecture firm in Switzerland implemented the world’s largest structure built of steel. Enjoy a delicious Peking duck Dinner at one of the most prestigious restaurants in Beijing recognized for its specialty.
Day 07: Beijing: (B)
Today you will take a Tai Chi lesson along the way to Temple of Heaven and capture the lifestyles of families residing within the Historic Hutong by rickshaw. The amazing gray brick courtyard residence is Beijing’s oldest and remains infused with timeless culture and history. In the mid-1900s, most of the original Hutongs were vanished rapidly and substituted by high-rise buildings and commercial offices. The Summer Palace radiates fully the natural beauty and the grandeur of royal gardens. It ranked amongst the World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in 1998.
Day 08: Departure: (B)
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the Beijing Capital airport for your onward flight.
- International & domestic air on China-Air or a similar carrier, including taxes and fuel surcharges. (Subject to change until ticketed)
- All transfers as per above itinerary.
- Two night hotel accommodations at the Radisson Shanghai hotel or similar, including sales tax, American breakfast and service charge.
- Four night hotel accommodations at the National Convention Center Grand Hotel Beijing or similar, including sales tax, American breakfast and service charge.
- Sightseeing as per itinerary, including all entry fees and English-speaking guide.
- Four lunches.
- Three dinners.
- China airport taxes and fees: $50.00 per person.
- Visa: $140.00 for American citizens.
- Tipping: $80.00 per person.
- Any services not mentioned in the itinerary or inclusions.
- Items of a personal nature like bottled water, alcoholic beverages, laundry service, etc.
Air add on is available upon request.
Limited seats available.