8-Day China Tour To Beijing,
Tour Code: CNT_01
Availability: Year Round
1. Tour Itinerary
Upon your arrival in Beijing,
our English-speaking tour guide will meet
you at the airport. After claiming your luggage,
you will easily find our guide holding a welcome
sign with your name on it. Transfer to your
hotel. Afternoon at leisure to overcome jetlag.
+ Lunch + Dinner)
Sightseeing tour to
Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City (the
Imperial Palace) and the Summer Palace. Enjoy
the Beijing Duck Dinner and the Peking Opera
in the evening.
Square: Located in the center of Beijing, it covers an area of 440,000 square meters with 880 meters long east-west and 500 meters long south-north, it can hold more or less one million people at one time. Tian'anmen Square houses many important buildings and leads to the tourist entrance to the Forbidden City. Tiananmen Square has been a crucial political place to hold national ceremonies, grand public gatherings and to greet foreign leaders.
City: The largest
and best-preserved wooden architecture complex
in the world. Located in the Beijing city
center behind Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden
City is encircled by a 52-metre-wide moat
along the 12-meter-high wall. It served as
the imperial palace for the 24 emperors in
Ming and Qing dynasties from 1420 to 1911.
Palace: The Summer
Palace is virtually a museum of classical
Chinese garden architecture. Covering an area
of 290 hectares with water making three quarters
of it, the Summer Palace consists of three
functional areas: Court Area, Longevity Hill
Area and Kunming Lake Area. Kunming Lake is
most beautiful, and the best time to enjoy
it is in the summer to take a cruise by boat
and have skiing in the winter. In 1998, it
was designated as a World Heritage Site and
in 2007 it was officially authorized as a
National 5A-leveled Tourist Attraction.
Duck Dinner: Beijing
Roasted duck is renowned as the most delicious
food of Beijing.
Opera: China boasts
of more than 300 local operas, Beijing Opera
is the largest one among Chinese traditional
opera types, which gradually came into being
after 1790. Full of Chinese cultural facts,
Beijing Opera presents the audience with an
encyclopedia of traditional culture, as well
as unfolding stories, exquisite costumes,
beautiful paintings, graceful gestures and
Take an excursion to
the Great Wall and the Ming Tombs. See the
appearance of the Bird's Nest (Olympic National
Stadium) at a distance.
Wall Of China: The
Great Wall is ancient military defence work
which extends to more than 5,000 kilometers.
The Badaling section is not only the best
preserved but also the most impressive and
representative section of the Great Wall.
It is located roughly 70 kilometers northwest
from the center of Beijing. It is a defensive
outpost of the Great Wall occupying a commanding
strategic position. The wall was made wide
enough for five or six horses to be ridden
abreast on its top. In peacetime, the Wall
has proved useful as a highway, transporting
people and supplies over large distances.
Because of its magnificence and beauty of
its scenery, Badaling gained the worldwide
reputation by being enlisted in the World
Cultural Heritage by UNESCO in 1988.
Tombs: Located at
50 kilometers northwest of Beijing proper,
the Ming Tombs are Mausoleums of 13 emperors
from Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). Each tomb complex
starts with a stone bridge, followed by a
front gate, a stele pavilion, the Gate of
Eminent Favor, the Hall of Eminent Favor,
a watchtower and then the Precious Hall. Zhu
Di, the third emperor of the Ming Dynasty,
built his Changling Tomb, this is the best
preserved tomb area. The underground palace
at Dingling Tomb consists of an antechamber,
a central chamber and a rear chamber plus
the left and right annexes.
- Xi'an (Breakfast
+ Lunch + Dinner)
Tour to the Temple of
Heaven. Transfer to the airport for flight
Visit Ancient City Wall. Enjoy the local speciality
Dumpling dinner this evening.
of Heaven: Situadet
in the South-Eastern part of Beijing, the
Temple of Heaven is the largest still existing
sacrificial temple in China. It was used as
the site for imperial sacrifices during the
Ming and Qing dynasties. It was here that
the emperor conducted the elaborate and most
exalted sacrifices addressed to "the Supreme
Ruler of the Universe" to ask for the heavens
blessings and good harvest.
City Wall: A defensive structure which was erected in the 14th century Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), under the regime of Emperor Zhu Yuanzhang. The wall is 13 meters in circumference and 12 meters in height, with a deep moat surrounding it. Visitors could take the bike ride around the whole wall, very relaxing.
A traditional and popular
food with a long history in China. There is
a popular saying in China: "There is
nothing more delicious than Jiaozi."
+ Lunch + Dinner)
Visit the Terra Cotta
Warriors Museum, the Forest of Stone Steles
Museum and the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. Enjoy
Tang Dynasty Show this evening.
Cotta Warriors Museum: The
most significant archeological excavations
of the 20th century. It is a sight not to
be missed by any visitor to China.
of Stone Steles Museum: The
Stele Forest stores voluminous artworks which
possess not only eximious value of handwriting
and art, but also rich cultural connotation.
The Stele Forest began to be built in 1087.
Wild Goose Pagoda: It was built in 652 A.D. in the Tang Dynasty (618-907) to house Buddhist scriptures brought from India by the monk Xuan Zang. Xuan Zang studied Buddhism in India from 629 to 645. The pagoda currently stands a height of 64 m (210 ft) tall with seven stories.
Dynasty Show: A
performance of Chang'an music and dances that
was originated in the Tang dynasty of Chinese
history over a thousand years ago.
- Shanghai (Breakfast
Sightseeing tour to
the Shaanxi Provincial History Museum and
the Great Mosque. Transfer to the airport
for flight to Shanghai.
Provincial History Museum: Covers
an area of 70,000 square meters, the museum
houses a large collection of 113,000 historic
and cultural artefacts unearthed in Shaanxi,
being an absolute must for every visitor to
Mosque: First built in the Tang Dynasty (618-907), it is a popular tourist attraction of Xi'an, and is still used by Chinese Muslims today as a place of worship. Occupying an area of over 12,000 square meters, the Great Mosque is Chinese style in its construction with some Arabic lettering and decorations; it has neither domes nor traditional-style minarets.
+ Lunch + Dinner)
Visit the Shanghai Museum,
the Yu Yuan Garden, Shanghai Old Street and
former French Concession. Have a stroll over
the Bund. Enjoy the Portman Acrobatic Show
in the evening.
Museum: A large-scaled
museum of ancient Chinese art. Established
in 1952, this museum is housed in a former
bank building. Shanghai Museum is renowned
at home and abroad for its rich collection
of 120,000 precious cultural relics. At present
the halls display Chinese bronzes, ceramics,
and paintings arranged in chronological order.
Yuan Garden: Originally
designed in the sixteenth century, Yu Yuan
is a garden within a garden. Divided into
two parts, the outer garden contains pavilions,
rock gardens, and ponds and leads to the inner
garden, which is a smaller version of the
French Concession: The
French Concession is the area of Shanghai
once designated for the French. Today, the
area's central Huaihai Rd is a busy shopping
street, but the tree-lined avenues and their
many Tudor mansions still retain an air of
the "Paris of the East".
Bund: With a length
of 1 km, the bund is dotted with various grandiose
solid buildings of western style dating back
to the early this century in its west. Due
to these imposing buildings, the bund is also
reputed as "an international exhibition
Transfer to the airport
for your departure, end of service.
2. Hotel Accommodation
For This Tour
3. Tour Price
4. Inclusion For The Above Tour:
Please send us an email
and provide the information below so that we
can quote precisely
for the above tour.
1. The number of adults and the number of children
in your party. If there are children under 12
years, they can enjoy the preferential price.
2. Your approximate travel date.
3. The code of the tour that you are interested
in. Each tour has a code, you can find it above
- at the top of the page where the tour is.
4. Hotel choice for your tour (luxury or standard
or comfortable hotels).
5. If you would like us to tailor make a new
tour for you that is different from the above
tour, please let us know your requests.
1. Airport or hotel pick-up
and drop-off service in cities listed in the
2. Private English-speaking tour guide, driver
and car service as indicated in the itinerary.
3. The admission tickets for scenic spots listed
in the itinerary.
4. Service charge and government taxes.
5. The air ticket of economic class, taxes and
dues for the flights as listed in the itinerary.
6. Fourteen-night hotel accommodation in twin
shared room with daily breakfast.
7. A lunch served on board as listed in the
8. Tibet entry permit based on the listed itinerary.
5. Exclusion For The Above Tour:
1. International flight tickets
or train tickets.
2. Hotel single room supplement.
3. Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks,
fax, telephone call, optional activities, etc.
4. Tips to local tour guide and driver.
5. Estimated group surcharges for excess baggage.
6. Fees for entry visa to China.
7. Cable car, sightseeing bus and cruise unless
8. Meals (L & D) not listed in the itinerary.
6. Terms / Condition
Cancellation and refund policy
for Tours reservation
If you want to cancel your booking or part of
it, you must advise us in advance. The letter
must be signed by the lead name on the booking
and once we receive it you should expect to
receive a cancellation letter within 24 hours.
If you do not then please contact us to ensure
your letter has been received.
To cover the cost of processing your cancellation
and to compensate us for the risk that we may
not be able to resell your travel arrangements,
we make a cancellation charge on the scale shown
below. The person who made the booking is responsible
for paying this charge. The size of the charge
depends on when we receive your cancellation
notice or letter or how you would like us to
deal with your payment providing that we have
received your full payment for the tours.
No Cancellation Fees if written cancellation
notice is received more than 30 days prior to
Cancellation in advance & Cancellation penalty
More than 30 days, no Cancellation Fee
30-10 days, 50% of the full payment
9-0 days or no show, 100% of the full payment
7. Pricing Policy
- The price is set as four travelers
together, usually more people more discounts.
See Price Calendar on top right corner.Please
fill out Tailor-made form for free if you have
over 10 travelers, and we will calculate a more
favorable quoted price.
The quoted price contains Standard Tour Class
lodging, and we offer hotel upgrade service.
You can choose to upgrade hotel when booking,
the price will change accordingly.
Not all hotels can provide Standard Triple Room
if you want three travelers in one room, they
may arrange extra bed service. The additional
fee for an extra bed is Single Supplement, and
it is included in the final price.
Your earlier arrival to Beijing later departure
from Hong Kong can be adjusted on line; but
the extra charge is not included in the original
The single supplement is not included in the
quoted price except single traveler's price.
We choose only centrally located hotels with
western standard service and breakfast. However,
we can also arrange good location and clean
local hotels with lower prices. Please inquiry
The breakfast is subject to hotels' arrangements,
they may offer western food or Western &
Chinese Buffet in the morning.
Child's breakfast is included only when he/she
occupy a bed. Otherwise the hotel may charge
an extra fee for the breakfast.
- Lunch and Dinner (Optional)
The original price excludes lunch and dinner
unless particular illustration. Usually, dinner
and lunch are optional Chinese food with local
flavor, and the meal price is charged based
on the group size.
If you have some preferences on meals such as
vegetarian meal and diabetic meal, please make
us know in Special Requirements.
Please also fill the Special Requirements if
you want other choices such as Hindu meal, Halal
food or Western food, etc. You are suggested
to uncheck lunch and diner when booking. We
will try to arrange it and your meal price is
charged by the local restaurant.
Our guide will lead you to your favorite restaurants
when you don't select meals, the meal fee is
at your own. Besides, your group should pay
an extra 100RMB per day in cash to the driver
- Transfer Service
We offer free airport/railway station transfer
service as specified in the itinerary. As for
earlier arrival or later departure, you will
be charged a bit of service fee and guide service
is not provided. Please provide train/flight
number, arrival time and contact information
in Special Requirements.
Usually, local guide will drop you off at security
checkpoint of airport or railway station without
guide serve on the flight or train. And the
transfer guide may be not the same of that on
We promise to offer flights operated by major
airlines such as Air China, China Southern Airlines,
China Eastern Airlines and Hainan Airline, etc.
or local big airlines such as Shenzhen Airlines,
Xiamen Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Shanghai
Airlines and Shandong Airlines and so forth.
And the aircraft type is Airbus A3XX Series
or Boeing 7-Series. Any change due to objective
cause, we will ask your permission in advance.
- Scenic Spots
Children, between 2 to 12 years old and under
1.3 meters (4.3 feet), can get discount.
Imperial Palace, Beijing
Summer Palace, Beijing
the Great Wall of China
Sacred Way, Ming Tombs
Temple of Heaven
Terra cotta Warriors, Xi'an
Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Tang Dynasty Show, Xi'an
History Museum, Xi'an
Great Mosque, Xi'an
Huang Pu River cruise
Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai
The Bund, Shanghai