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8-Day Small-Group China Tour: Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai

  • 8-day China tour to Beijing, Xi’an and Shanghai, from Beijing
  • Glimpse the world of imperial China at the Forbidden City, Summer Palace and Terracotta Warriors
  • Explore the Great Wall of China at Badaling, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
8-Day Small-Group China Tour: Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai
From US$ 1,090.00
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8-Day Small-Group China Tour: Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai
US$ 1,090.00
Explore China with an informative guide on an 8-day tour that includes Beijing, Xi’an and Shanghai. Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Ming Tombs (Sacred Way), Great Wall of China at Badaling, and the Terracotta Warriors. Learn about China’s past at the Small Wild Goose Pagoda in Xi’an and while touring Beijing’s hutoings, and see cultural attractions including Yu Gardens, the Bund, Nanjing Road and Tianzifang. Your tour includes accommodations, two flights, transportation, entrance fees and some meals.
What to Expect

Day 1: Beijing
Upon your arrival today, your guide will meet you at Beijing Airport and then transfer you to the hotel. Relax during the rest of the day.

Overnight: The Great Wall Hotel Beijing (5 stars)- the former Sheraton

Day 2: Beijing (B+L)
Visit Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City this morning. An a la carte lunch is served to taste the real Chinese food.

In the afternoon, visit the Temple of Heaven. The evening will be highlighted by a lovely Chinese Kung Fu Show.

Day 3: Beijing (B)
Visit the Badaling Great Wall and a jade factory in the morning.

Lunch is on your own arrangement. It may be the best that you have a big breakfast at the hotel and a light lunch, saving more time to focus on the Great Wall. Visit the Sacred Way. The whole day's sightseeing will come to an end after seeing the appearance of Bird's Nest (Olympic National Stadium) on the way to the urban area.

Day 4: Beijing - Xi'an (B+L)
Visit the Summer Palace and a pearl store. Have an a la carte lunch at a fancy restaurant. In the afternoon, following your guide to trace the old Beijing culture by walking through the original Hutong alleys. Take a flight to Xi'an and check in at the hotel.

Overnight: Sheraton Hotel Xi'an (5 stars)

Day 5: Xi'an (B+L+D)
Visit the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum and a pottery-making factory. After a special home cooked lunch with a local family, you will visit the Small Wild Goose Pagoda. A splendid evening is in store when you will be entertained by the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show and enjoy a dumpling dinner. (Tips: the dance show is available from Apr. to Nov.)

Day 6: Xi'an - Shanghai (B+L)
Visit the ancient City Wall and Shaanxi History Museum. An a la carte lunch is served at a well-known local restaurant.

In the afternoon, you will take a flight to Shanghai and check in at the hotel.

Overnight: Hotel Equatorial Shanghai (5 stars)

Day 7: Shanghai (B+L)
Visit Shanghai Museum, the Yuyuan Garden and a silk shop. An a la carte farewell lunch will be served at a popular local restaurant. After lunch, visit the Bund, Nanjing Road and an ancient cultural street, Tianzifang. Upon returning to the hotel your guide will see you into the lobby to say bon voyage.

Day 8: Shanghai (B)
Airport drop-off is not included today. Please find your own way to the airport according to your flight schedule.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
A trip to remember

Travel China guide are a well organized company. We had great fun on our trip and we visited all main attractions. We will use them in any future travel to China. Big thumbs up.More

Thank Salim O
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Salim O, It is very kind of you to compliment on our tour service. We are more than happy that you enjoyed the 8-day China tour with our well organizing ability. Your satisfaction is the best reward for us continuing our work. Please feel...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Superb tour company and itinerary.

This local based tour company is well knowledged of the area and provides a professional service to the clients in terms of site history and places of interest. Selina my tour guide for the Beijing part demonstrated lots of passion and information of all the...More

Thank John M
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear John M, We are thankful for your recognition on our service, especially the service of our guide Selina. We can see that you really enjoyed your time in Beijing with Selina's company from your review and the photos you have posted. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Incredible tour of China!

My husband and I had a wonderful 9-day tour of China including Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai, and Suzhou. We highly recommend Travel China Guide and we were impressed with their excellent service. Selina Wu was very responsive through email as our travel agent and the whole...More

Thank hflugrad
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Dear hflugrad, We are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your China tour with us so much, and we also feel happy that our guides have made your China experience memorable. Thanks for your high praise on our guides, our arrangements such as accommodations,...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Best way to get a quick flavor of China

We had a wonderful time on the TravelChinaGuide 8 day tour. If you only have time for a quick visit, as we did, then this is the tour for you. Our guide in Beijing, Candy Lin, was the best tour guide you could ask for....More

Thank htownhunter
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear htownhunter, Thank you for traveling with TravelChinaGuide. We are more than happy to know that you had a wonderful trip in Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai. Besides, it is great that you were very satisfied with the service of our guide Candy who is quite...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018
A Must Tour for 1st Time Travelers

We had a great experience in Bejing! Thanks to our amazing tour guide, Selena, who was so knowledgeable and helped us to learn about the Chinese culture. The tour package took care of everything, from pickup at the airport, hotels, transportation, sightseeing tickets/entrance, and air-flight...More

Thank MyPointofview2015
Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Dear MyPointofview2015, Thanks so much for taking your precious time to share your fantastic experience regarding your trip in China with us. From your words we can see that you were satisfied with our arrangements, especially our guide Selina's service, and we are thrilled to...More

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