Beijing, Xian & Great Wall Hiking

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Day 01: Sydney/Melbounre Beijing

Welcome to Beijing, China’s political and cultural center. Upon your arrival you will be met & transferred to your hotel for the next 4 nights.

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. (B/L/-)

Today we leave early, drive to Gubeikou, start hiking the great wall as we are guided by a local. This part of the wall was built on ridges, is largely unrestored or not visited often by tourists. Hike for nearly 10 kilometers and be rewarded with breathtaking views and amazing ancient structures. A lunch at a local farmer’s restaurant will be organized after the hiking before returning your hotel. (B/L/-)

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/-)

Free at leisure until transfer to airport for your flight. Upon arrival, you will be met & transferred to visit ancient City Wall. Check in hotel for the next 2 nights. (B)

Today marvel at the extraordinary Terracotta Warriors & Horses, buried with the first emperor in China for more than 2,000 years. Continue to visit Qin Tomb. (B/L/-)

Transfer Melbourne passengers to the airport to board flight home. Sydney passengers will stay overnight in Xian. (B)

Transfer to Sydney passengers to the airport to board flight home. (B)

Small Group Tour
Departure Date
Ex Melbounre Ex Sydney Single Supp.
28-OCT-17 $1,690 $1,750 $395 Inquiry Now
24-MAR-18 $1,690 $1,750 $395 Inquiry Now
19-MAY-18 $1,690 $1,750 $395 Inquiry Now

  • International return economy class airfares with Hainan Airways
  • Departure taxes & fuel surcharges is included & subject to change
  • Domestic economy class airfare with taxes
  • Twin accommodation
  • All transport by air-conditioned vehicles
  • Comprehensive sightseeing tours
  • Entrance fees
  • Local English speaking professional guide
  • Return transfers
  • Daily breakfasts, 4 lunches
Hotel lists
  • Beijing: Holiday Inn Express Temple of Heaven
  • Xi’an: Xian Hotel

Tour Maps