Day 1: Arrival in Beijing
Your arrival at Beijing, please tell us your detail flight number and flight arrival time. After reclaiming your luggage at Beijing airport, you will be met by your guide outside customs (he or she will be holding a sign with your name on it). You will then be transferred to the hotel.
Day 2: Beijing
This morning, a tour briefing will be given in the hotel lobby and you will also get the opportunity to meet your traveling companions. Your first stop is【Tiananmen Square】, from where you can walk to the Forbidden City. Upon arrival at the largest imperial palace, travelers are always impressed by the high red walls and large quantity of buildings with golden roofs. In the afternoon, you will visit the【Summer Palace】, which serves as a popular tourist destination and recreational park. Mainly dominated by Longevity Hill and Kunming Lake. You will enjoy our delicious roast Beijing Duck dinner tonight.
Day 3: Beijing
A visit to China is not complete without setting foot on the Great Wall. Today, you will be climbing the most splendid and best preserved 【Badaling section of the Great Wall】. On the way back to the downtown area, you will get a chance to see the magnificent 【Bird’s Nest】 (Olympic National Stadium) and【Water Cube 】(National Aquatics Center).
Day 4: Beijing — Xi’an
Before heading for the next city, you will get the opportunity to visit the 【Temple of Heaven】, which was where the emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties worshipped the Gods of Heaven. An afternoon flight will take you to the ancient city of Xian. Upon arrival, you will be driven to the hotel.
Day 5: Xi’an
A memorable day of sightseeing begins as you view remnants of Chinese ancient past: the life-sized 【Terra-Cotta army】，buried with the emperor for over 2,200 years. In the late afternoon, you will visit the【Islamic Mosque】 located in downtown, the oldest and one of the most renowned mosques in the country founded in 742 AD.【Dinner Show】: Chinese dumplings banquet and Tang Dynasty Show.
Day 6: Xi’an — Guilin
You will board a flight to Guilin, an ancient city located on the banks of the Li River. You will meet your local guide at Guilin airport. Then, you will visit the 【Elephant Trunk Hill】 and the【Reed Flute Cave】. You will marvel at the numerous stalactite and stalagmite formations inside the cave.
Day 7: Guilin — Yangshuo
Enduring memories are created as you cruise down the【Li River】to Yangshuo. Li River is the essence of landscape in this area, especially the section from Guilin to Yangshuo, which is reputed as ‘A Hundred Miles Gallery’. Late afternoon, you will be back to Guilin.
Day 8: Guilin — Shanghai
This morning we will transfer you to Guilin airport for your flight to Shanghai, the last stop of your 10 days guided tour of China. Upon arrival you will find your local guide is waiting for you outside the baggage claim area of the airport, then you will be taken to the hotel. The remainder of the day is left free for you, so as to let you explore the modern city of Shanghai on your own.
Day 9: Shanghai
Today’s trip will start at 【Shanghai Museum】 which specializes in ancient art works of China, especially bronze ware, calligraphies and paintings. Later, take a trip to the classical Yuyuan Garden. In the afternoon, visit the Bund, as well as the famous Nanjing Road, which is an ancient street to compare the old and modern metropolis of Shanghai.
Day 10: Shanghai
Today is the day of farewell to your 10 days China trip. We will transfer you to the PVG Airport for the flight back to your hometown or next destination.