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China on a Shoestring

 

Summary:

Beijing - Walk along the Great Wall at Mutianyu. Explore Tiananmen Square and the sprawling Forbidden City|Xian - Meet the famous Terracotta Army of Qin Shi Huangdi|Yangtse River cruise - Relax for 3 days whilst exploring the stunning Yangtse River landsc...

Duration
21 Days
Cities
10
Next Departure
04-Apr-2022
Starting at
± USD 3,181.00
Price per day
± USD 151.00

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Explore!
Tour
China on a Shoestring
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility
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Summary

Beijing - Walk along the Great Wall at Mutianyu. Explore Tiananmen Square and the sprawling Forbidden City|Xian - Meet the famous Terracotta Army of Qin Shi Huangdi|Yangtse River cruise - Relax for 3 days whilst exploring the stunning Yangtse River landscapes|Villages and Rice Terraces - Take in rural China as we hike amongst the villages of the Dong, Yao and Zhuan people|Yangshuo - Enjoy beautiful karst landscapes as we drift down the Li River|Shanghai - Explore one of Asia's most vibrant and dynamic cities||

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Join Trip In Beijing
Day 2.
Discover The Sights Of Beijing Including The Forbidden City
Day 3.
Discover The Temple Of Heaven, Free Afternoon In Beijing
Day 4.
Walk The Great Wall; Overnight Train To Xian
Day 5.
Free Time To Explore Xian's Muslim Quarter
Day 6.
Discover The Terracotta Army; Optional Tea Ceremony
Day 7.
Morning Train To Yichang; Board The Yangtse Riverboat
Day 8.
Cruise Down The Yangtse River
Day 9.
Continue Down The Yangtse River; Passing Through The Fabulous Three Gorges
Day 10.
A Chance To Visit The Jade Emperor's Shrine And Take Part In The Captain's Farwell Dinner
Day 11.
Disembark Riverboat; Bullet Train To Chengdu
Day 12.
Visit The Panda Research Centre And Take The Bullet Train To Sanjiang Before Driving To Ma An Zhai Village
Day 13.
Drive To Ma An Zhai Village. Evening With Local Family
Day 14.
Meet Yao Families In Longji And Dazhai Village
Day 15.
Hike From Dazhai To Pingan, Passing Incredible Views
Day 16.
Transfer From Pingan To Yangshuo
Day 17.
Free Day In Yangshuo; Optional Bike Hire And Cooking Classes
Day 18.
Transfer To Guilin; Overnight Train To Shanghai
Day 19.
Free Day In Shanghai; Stroll Along The Shanghai Bund
Day 20.
Optional Visit To The Pearl Tv And Radio Tower
Day 21.
Trip Ends In Shanghai

Visited cities (10): Beijing, Chengdu, Chongqing, Guilin, Huangpu, Longji Rice Terraces, Shanghai, Xian, Yangshuo, Yichang

 

Details

Witness China's highlights as we travel across this vast country with locals on public transport. From ancient sites in Beijing and the Great Wall to the lively and modern streets of Shanghai, experiencing the 'real China' in between.

Xian & Chengdu - Meet the famous Terracotta Army of Qin Shi Huangdi and see pandas at the famous research centre
Yangtse River cruise - Relax for 3 days whilst exploring the stunning river landscapes
Villages and Rice Terraces - Take in rural China as we hike amongst the villages of the Dong, Yao and Zhuan people

Travel Package

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2.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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