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Best of China

National Geographic Journeys

Best of China (G Adventures)
 

Summary:

Combine the hustle and bustle of China’s booming cities with the tranquility of rural life on this unforgettable adventure. Explore hidden corners of Beijing’s Forbidden City; trek atop the majestic Great Wall; and sample street food in Xi’an, home to the...

Duration
12 Days
Cities
4
Next Departure
10-Oct-2021
Starting at
USD 2,899.00
Price per day
USD 242.00

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Operator
G Adventures
Tour
Best of China
Sub-Title
National Geographic Journeys
Travel Style
Small Group, In-Depth Discovery
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Summary

Combine the hustle and bustle of China’s booming cities with the tranquility of rural life on this unforgettable adventure. Explore hidden corners of Beijing’s Forbidden City; trek atop the majestic Great Wall; and sample street food in Xi’an, home to the incredible terra-cotta army. Then venture into the countryside, enjoying a paddle on the scenic Li River and learning to cook up regional specialties in Yangshuo. Along the way, discover ancient customs that contrast with rapidly modernizing lifestyles, revealing China’s true allure.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Beijing
Day 2.
Beijing
Day 3.
Beijing
Day 4.
Beijing/Xi’An
Day 5.
Xi’An
Day 6.
Xi’An
Day 7.
Yangshuo Countryside
Day 8.
Yangshuo Countryside
Day 9.
Yangshuo
Day 10.
Yangshuo/Shanghai
Day 11.
Shanghai
Day 12.
Shanghai

Visited cities (4): Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Yangshuo

 

Remarks

Highlights

  • Walk the Great Wall and cycle along the Xi'an city walls, explore Beijing's traditional alleys and backstreets known as hutongs, enjoy a performance of shadow puppetry, face the Terracotta Warriors and visit the farming community where they were discovered, learn to cook local specialities at a rural cooking school
  • Combine the hustle and bustle of China’s booming cities with the tranquility of rural life on this unforgettable adventure. Explore hidden corners of Beijing’s Forbidden City; trek atop the majestic Great Wall; and sample street food in Xi’an, home to the incredible terra-cotta army. Then venture into the countryside, enjoying a paddle on the scenic Li River and learning to cook up regional specialties in Yangshuo. Along the way, discover ancient customs that contrast with rapidly modernizing lifestyles, revealing China’s true allure.

Included in Price

  • 11 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 3 dinners
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Chinese Shadow Puppetry, Xi'an
    Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Tai Chi Class, Yangshuo
    Your G for Good Moment: Jia Community Restaurant, Yangshuo
    Your Foodie Moment: Central Chinese Cooking Class - Yangshuo, Yangshuo
    Your Discover Moment: Shanghai. Arrival transfer. Visit Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Temple of Heaven. Visit Beijing's traditional hutongs. Excursion to the Great Wall. Xi'an Muslim quarter orientation walk and Gao’s Grand Courtyard. Cycle along the Xi'an city walls. Terracotta warriors tour. Lunch in a local village. Li River boat ride. Walk through the countryside with village visits. Shanghai orientation walk. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Travel Package

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Tour Beijing Shanghai

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

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