Essence of China

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Day 01: Arrival at Beijing

Welcome to Beijing, China’s political and cultural centre. Upon your arrival you will be met & transferred to Beijing Presidential Hotel for the next four nights. Your hotel is a 5 star hotel located in the central Beijing, with walking distance to the historical Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square. Rest of the day is free at leisure to relax or explore on your own pace.

This morning start at Tian'anmen Square, the largest public square in the world. Next, explore the Palace Museum, known as the Forbidden City, once the imperial residence in the Ming & Qing Dynasties. This afternoon wander in the Summer Palace with the largest imperial garden and manmade lake.(B/L/-)

Today experience the highlight of your holiday as you climb the Great Wall of China, one of the seven wonders in the world. We climb the prominent section of the Wall named Badaling Great Wall, and spend minimum 2 hours on the wall so you enjoy the most of this incredible ancient defence project. Back to the city and make photo stop at 2008 Beijing Olympic Village.

This morning visit the iconic Temple of Heaven, a unique architecture masterpiece from the 15th Century. Then explore Beijing’s historic Hutong by old fashioned pedi-cab with a visit to the traditional courtyard style houses. (B/L/-)

Fly to Xian , a historic ancient capital. After arrival browse through the Provincial Museum followed by a visit to the Big Goose Pagoda.Transfer to your hotel, stay at Jianguo Hotel for the next two nights.

Today marvel at the extraordinary Terracotta Warriors & Horses , buried with the Chinese first emperor for more than 2,000 years. Tonight enjoy the traditional Tang Dynasty dinner & show. (B/L/D)

Fly to Shanghai , China’s most populated city. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to Shanghai Ocean Hotel for next three nights. Your hotel is a 5 star hotel located in the north of the famous Bund.(B/-/-)

Start our day with a relaxing walk on the Bund , dotted with Art-Deco buildings. Next explore the classic Yu Garden and the bustling old town. Later, browse the Shanghai Museum , and take a stroll in Xintiandi, a historical redevelopment zone. Drive along Pudong new city and view the modern iconic buildings. Tonight you can purchase optional evening entertainment show, the famous Shanghai acrobatics. (B/L/-)

Enjoy a day excursion to the water town Suzhou, known as the Oriental Venice. Visit the classic Garden of Master of Nets, Silk Spinning Factory, and stroll along Pingjiang Road Old Town Area. Later return to Shanghai. (B/L/-)

After breakfast free at leisure until transfer to the airport. (B)

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05-DEC-18 14-DEC-18 $2,050 Inquiry Now

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06-MAR-19 15-MAR-19 $2,115 Inquiry Now
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05-JUN-19 14-JUN-19 $2,230 Inquiry Now
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03-JUL-19 12-JUL-19 $2,230 Inquiry Now
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17-JUL-19 26-JUL-19 $2,230$2,100 Inquiry Now
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07-AUG-19 16-AUG-19 $2,230 Inquiry Now
14-AUG-19 23-AUG-19 $2,230$2,100 Inquiry Now
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28-AUG-19 06-SEP-19 $2,230 Inquiry Now

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04-SEP-19 13-SEP-19 $2,290 Inquiry Now
11-SEP-19 20-SEP-19 $2,290$2,160 Inquiry Now
18-SEP-19 27-SEP-19 $2,290 Inquiry Now

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02-OCT-19 11-OCT-19 $2,290 Inquiry Now
09-OCT-19 18-OCT-19 $2,290 Inquiry Now
16-OCT-19 25-OCT-19 $2,290 Inquiry Now
23-OCT-19 01-NOV-19 $2,290 Inquiry Now
30-OCT-19 08-NOV-19 $2,290$2,160 Inquiry Now

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06-NOV-19 13-NOV-19 $2,260 Inquiry Now
13-NOV-19 22-NOV-19 $2,260 Inquiry Now
20-NOV-19 29-NOV-19 $2,145$2,015 Inquiry Now
27-NOV-19 06-DEC-19 $2,145 Inquiry Now

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04-DEC-19 13-DEC-19 $2,125 Inquiry Now

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08-JAN-20 17-JAN-20 $2,125 Inquiry Now

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19-FEB-20 28-FEB-20 $2,125 Inquiry Now
26-FEB-20 06-MAR-20 $2,165 Inquiry Now

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04-MAR-20 13-MAR-20 $2,225 Inquiry Now
11-MAR-20 20--MAR-20 $2,225$2,100 Inquiry Now
18-MAR-20 27-MAR-20 $2,225 Inquiry Now
Trip Highlights
  • Climb the Great Wall of at Badaling Section
  • Explore Forbidden City
  • Rickshaw ride in Hutongs
  • Marvel at the Terracotta Warriors
  • Experience the hustle and bustle of Shanghai
  • Visit Oriental Venice, Suzhou
Inclusions
  • 9-night twin share accommodation
  • Domestic flights Beijing-Xian-Shanghai with taxes
  • All transport by air-conditioned vehicles
  • Comprehensive sightseeing tours
  • Entrance fees
  • Local English speaking professional guide
  • Return transfers
  • 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 1 dinner
  • Tang Dynasty Show
Remarks
  • Our competitive international airfares starts from $750 per person ex Australia to China, contact us for details when you book this tour
  • To join this tour you must have valid Chinese entry visa.

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