Ancient China Experience

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Day 01: Australia Beijing

Fly to Beijing, the capital of China. On arrival transfer to your hotel and relax.

This morning start at the National Grand Theatre for taking photos. Then proceed to Tiananmen Square, the biggest city central square in the world. Explore the incredible Forbidden City with its well preserved imperial palace complex. After lunch visit the iconic Temple of Heaven where Ming and Qing dynasties emperor worshiped the heaven. (B/L/D)

Today experience the highlights of your China trip, climb the Great Wall at Juyongguan Pass, one of the 'Seven Wonders of the World'. Back to the city, take a photo in front of the Bird’s nest and the Water Cube, both are the iconic Olympic stadiums for 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. Then try a foot massage before we take the overnight soft sleeper train to Xi’an. (B/L)

Arrival at Xian in the early morning, you will be picked up at the train station. We visit ancient City Wall which were built as one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world. Continue to visit the dramatic Small Wild Goose Pagoda, and the provincial Museum, China's first national modern museum. Tonight taste De Fa Chang Dumplings and enjoy the wonderful Tang Dynasty Music & Dance Show. (B/L/D)

Today’s highlight is the Qin Emperor's Mausoleum & the historical Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, the most significant archaeological excavations of the 20th century. Then continue to visit Artistic Ceramics Factory, learn about the techniques of making Tang San Cai, as well as the terra cotta warriors. Then continue on to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda and walk in Qujiang Pool Park with Tang style sculptures here show the real view of the living situation in that ancient Tang dynasty. (B/L/D)

Fly to Shanghai and journey to Suzhou. Visit Suzhou Culture and Arts Centre, then check in our hotel. And relax. (B/L/D)

Visit the Couple's Retreat Garden, a classical Chinese garden listed as UNESCO's World Heritage. After that, visit a silk factory and then transfer to Wuxi for overnight. (B/L/D)

Explore Lihu Park and Lake Taihu Scenic Area featuring Turtle Head Park, where one can best appreciate the beauty of the largest freshwater lake in China. Then transfer to Hangzhou, and visit Leifeng Pagoda, an ancient Buddhist attraction with legend of White Lady Snake. (B/L/D)

This morning cruise on the scenic West Lake, enjoy the colour fish at Huagang Crook and take a stroll in a local tea village. After lunch journey to Shanghai, take a walk on the Bund, capture the western influences of the old days, stroll along Nanjing Road, explore the old town and visit the City God Temple of Shanghai. (B/L/D)

Free at leisure until transfer to the airport for flight home. (B)

Welcome Home.

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14-SEP-17 23-SEP-17 $2,755 $1,550 $550 Inquiry Now
05-OCT-17 14-OCT-17 $2,755 $1,550 $550 Inquiry Now
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  • Return airfares ex MEL, SYD. ADL, BNE & PER
  • Australian departure taxes & charges
  • China domestic airfare: Xian - Shanghai
  • Xian to Shanghai overnight 4berth soft sleeper ticket
  • 8 nights twin share at 4 star rated accommodation
  • Local sightseeing tours with entrance fee
  • Local transport by air-conditioned vehicles
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Daily breakfast, 8 lunches and 7 dinners
Hotel lists
  • Beijing: Riverside Hotel Beijing/similar
  • Xi’an: Grand Noble Hotel Xi’an/similar
  • Shanghai: Guangdong Hotel Shanghai/Shanghai Baolong Hotel/similar
  • Suzhou: Pan Pacific Suzhou/similar
  • Wuxi: Noble Crown Hotel/similar
  • Hangzhou: Oriental Deluxe Hotel Zhejiang/similar

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