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11-Day Small-Group China Tour: Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Yangshuo - Shanghai

Highlights
  • 11-day China tour to Beijing, Xi’an, Guilin, Yangshuo and Shanghai, from Beijing
  • Gain insights into imperial China at the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Forbidden City, Summer Palace and Terracotta Warriors
  • Walk along the Great Wall of China at Badaling
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11-Day Small-Group China Tour: Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Yangshuo - Shanghai
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11-Day Small-Group China Tour: Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Yangshuo - Shanghai
From US$ 1,689.00
Overview
Travel around China with a knowledgeable guide on an 11-day tour that includes Beijing, Xi'an, Guilin and Shanghai. Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the Great Wall of China, Forbidden City, Summer Palace and the Terracotta Warriors. Gain insight into China’s past at Xi’an’s Wild Goose Pagoda and in Beijing’s hutongs, and see cultural highlights including the Great Mosque, Yu Gardens, Shanghai Bund and more. Enjoy spectacular scenery on a Li River cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo. Your tour includes accommodations, three flights, transportation, entrance fees and some meals.
What to Expect
Day 1: Beijing
Today your guide will meet you at Beijing Airport and transfer you to the hotel. Relax during the rest of the day.
Day 2: Beijing (B+L)
Full day tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and a Chinese Kung Fu Show. A la carte lunch is served.
Day 3: Beijing (B)
Visit Mutianyu Great Wall (Round trip cable car is included). To leave you more time on the Great Wall, lunch is not included. It may be the best that you have a big breakfast at the hotel, and a light lunch on your own. Driver by the Bird's Nest (Olympic National Stadium) on the way back and have some free time at a featured local market. 
Overnight in Beijing: The Great Wall Hotel Beijing (5 stars)
Day 4: Beijing - Xi'an (B+L)
Visit the Summer Palace and the traditional Hutong alleys and experience the Chinese Paper cutting. A la carte lunch is served. Take an afternoon flight to Xian and check in the hotel.
Day 5: Xi'an (B+L+D)
Full day tour to the amazing Terracotta Army Museum, the Small Wild Goose Pagoda and the famous Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show with the Dumpling Dinner. A special home cooked lunch at a local family is served today. (Tips: the dance show is available from Apr. to Nov.)
Day 6: Xi'an (B+L)
Observe the local life in the City Wall Park, take a one-hour Tai Chi practice and then visit the ancient City Wall, the Provincial History Museum and the Great Mosque. You will have some free time at the lively Muslim bazaar. A la carte lunch is served.
Overnight in Xi'an : Sheraton Hotel Xi'an (5-star)
Day 7: Xi'an - Guilin (B)
Take a flight to Guilin and check into the hotel. visit the Reed Flute Cave and Elephant Trunk Hill. 
Day 8: Guilin - Yangshuo - Guilin (B+L)
Take a Li River cruise to Yangshuo. Lunch box is served on board. Disembark at about 14:00 and spend some time to visit the rural area of Yangshuo and the West Street. A visit to a local farmer’s home is arranged. After that your will be transferred to Guilin.
Overnight in Guilin: Sheraton Hotel (5-star)
Day 9: Guilin - Shanghai (B)
Take a flight to Shanghai. Your guide will pick you up and transfer you to check in the hotel.
Day 10: Shanghai (B+L)
Full day visit to Shanghai Museum, Yu Garden, a bazaar, the Former French Concession and the Bund, where you will also have a cruise tour on the Huangpu River. A la carte farewell lunch is served. Upon escorting you back to the hotel, your guide will see you into the lobby to say bon voyage.
Overnight in Shanghai: Crowne Plaza Century Park Shanghai (5 stars) or Similar
Day 11: Shanghai (B)
Airport drop-off is not included today. Please find your own way to the airport according to your flight schedule. Have a nice trip!
Reviews (22)
1 - 5 of 20 reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2019
Really good!

The trip was really good! My husband and I really loved all our tour guides: Selina( Beijing), Susan (Xian), Effie (Guilin) and Sophie (Shanghai). They were all very knowledgable and willing to help! Our travel agent was Kelly. She is great! She always answered our...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jumenezes
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2019

Dear Jumenezes, Thank you for your kindness to post this review here. We are more than happy to know that you were satisfied with our guides and consultant to complete your trip in China. Thanks again for your support on our work and wish to...More

Reviewed 8 January 2019
Boy, was it cold

-10 degrees in Beijing, but we still had a wonderful trip. China Travel Guide were an excellent company. They answered every query and modified our tour to join the group a day late due to our flight arrangements. We were met at the airport and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jacqui G
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2019

Dear Jacqui G, It is really a pleasure for us to read the review regarding your Beijing group tour with the company of our professional guide Candy. We are glad to know that she has made your experience smoothly. Thanks for your recommendation and wish...More

Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile
Small group tour to China

We took the 11 day trip with China Tour. The first good surprise was Candy,, our warm and dedicated Beijing guide,, who welcomed us in Beijing airport. Candy took us to Tiananmen square, the forbidden city, Hutong alleys courtyard residence, a jade stone factory and...More

Thank Carmel O
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Dear Carmel and Daphna, Thank you for sharing your tour review with us! It is a great joy to see that you had an amazing tour in Beijing with us. From your words we learn that our guide Candy's excellent great service have made your...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Beijing was wonderful with Linda as guide

We had never been to China so we needed a lot of guidance. What a great way to see the great city of Beijing! Our guide Linda made our time in Beijing truly enjoyable. We called ourselves “Linda’s Family”. She was very informative, friendly and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jon K
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Dear Jon K, We are glad to see your feedback on Tripadvisor again! How kind of you to write this lovely comment regarding your Beijing tour with our arrangement. We feel more than excited that you were satisfied with our tour guide Linda. Thank you...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Best trip we had

We booked a trip to China with china Travel guide and did not know what to expect until we landed in Beijing. The driver was waiting for us to pick us up from the airport to our hotel. Nest morning our AMAZING guide, LINDA greeted...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CoffeeMust
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Dear CoffeeMust, We are thankful for taking your precious time and writing the review regarding your tour with us again on Tripadvisor. Besides, we are more than excited to know that your tour guide Linda made your Beijing trip very impressive. We will pass your...More

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