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12-Day Small Group Tour: Shanghai - Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Shanghai

From US$1,720.00
12-Day Small Group Tour: Shanghai - Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Shanghai
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12-Day Small Group Tour: Shanghai - Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Shanghai
US$1,720.00
Overview
This 12-day small group tour covers fascinating natural and cultural attractions of Beijing, Xian, Guilin and Shanghai. You will have an unforgettable memory by visiting the most representative cities in China.
What to Expect

Day1: Arrival in Shanghai
Upon your arrival at Shanghai, our guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel. We don't have any further arrangements for you today as you will finally return to Shanghai for a visit in this group tour before you leave China. The rest of the day is free for you. 

Overnight: Hotel Equatorial Shanghai (5 stars)

Day2: Shanghai - Beijing(B)
After breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and take a high-speed train to Beijing in around 5.5 hours. Our guide in Beijing will meet you at the railway station and transfer you to the hotel. Relax during the rest of the day.

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

Day3: Beijing (B+L)
Full day tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven and a Chinese Kung Fu Show. A la carte lunch is served.

Day4: Beijing (B)
Full day to Badaling Great Wall, a jade factory and the Sacred Way. Driver by the Bird's Nest on the way back. Lunch is not included. 

Day5: Beijing - Xi'an (B+L)
Visit the Summer Palace, a pearl store and the traditional Hutong alleys. A la carte lunch is served. Take an afternoon flight to Xian and check in the hotel.

Overnight: Sheraton Hotel Xi'an (5-star)

Day6: Xi'an (B+L+D)
Full day tour to the Terracotta Army Museum, a pottery-making factory, 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.)

Day7: Xi'an (B+L)
Full day visit to the City Wall, the Provincial History Museum and the Great Mosque. You will have some free time at the Muslim bazaar. A la carte lunch is served.

Day8: Xi'an - Guilin (B)
Take a flight to Guilin and visit the Reed Flute Cave. Your guide in Guilin will help you check in the hotel.

Overnight: Sheraton Hotel (5-star)

Day9: Guilin - Yangshuo - Guilin (B+L)
Take a Li River cruise down from Guilin to Yangshuo. Lunch box is served on board. Disembark at about 14:00 and spend some time to visit the Yangshuo rural area including a local farmer’s home. Then transfer you to Guilin and visit the Elephant Trunk Hill.

Day10: Guilin - Shanghai (B)
Take a flight to Shanghai and check in the hotel with the guide's help.

Overnight: Hotel Equatorial Shanghai (5 stars)

Day11: Shanghai (B+L)
Full day visit to Shanghai Museum, Yuyuan Garden, a silk shop, the Bund and 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.

Day12: Shanghai (B)
Airport drop-off is not included today. Please find your own way to the airport according to your flight schedule.

Write a ReviewReviews (12)

1 - 5 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shanghai was a highlight

Shanghai was the last leg of our tour of China. Although all the previous locations and tour guides were very good, Shanghai stood out for my family, especially with my 16 and 9 year old sons. They really liked our tour guide, Ocean who was...More

Thank Vera L
Lucy S, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Vera L, Many thanks for taking your precious time to post such a marvelous tour review on Tripadvisor. It is a great pleasure to see that you were satisfied with our service, especially our guide Ocean in Shanghai. From your words we know that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shanghai City IMPRESSIVE.

Our trip was a private 12 day tour of China.(Beijing, Xian, Gullin and Shanghai. It worked out really smooth thanks to Travel China Guide, coordinated by Travel agent Abbey. Everything went hassle free and we were assisted by very professional tour guides along our trip....More

Thank George P
Lucy S, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear George P, It is a great pleasure to read your review on Tripadvisor again! Thank you so much for writing such a positive feedback regarding your experience in Shanghai. From your words we know that you were satisfied with the service of our guide...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shanghai tour

Best guided tour I ever had. We were a group of two families with teens and Shanghai was our last stop. Ocean, our tour guide picked us up from the airport and gave us a fun filled tour of Shanghai.He spoke very good English,was very...More

Thank williamma2015
Lucy S, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear williamma2015, It is really nice to read your review on Tripadvisor again! Thank you so much for writing such a positive feedback regarding your Shanghai trip. From your words we can see that you really enjoyed your time in Shanghai with the company of...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Amazing Tour

This is an amazing tour, all the arrangements are expertly handled and the tour guides were excellent. At each city they met us at the airports, saw us to the hotels, showed us the sights, and got us checked back in for our next flight....More

Thank Michael H
Lucy S, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michael H, You are so kind to post this review on Tripadvisor. It is a great pleasure that you were satisfied with our tour service as well as our guides and drivers. Thanks for your recommendation and hope that you can use our service...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018
A One Day stay in Shanghai is well organized and filled to the brim

Because of weather, we were delayed in Quilin but Ocean, our tour guide was dependably waiting for us upon our arrival and soon had us tucked in to our wonderful hotel. All of our lodging and meals provided in the tour were excellent. And with...More

Thank Betty P
Lucy S, Guest Relations Manager at Travel China Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Betty P, How kind of you to share your enjoyable tour experience on Tripadvisor. We are more than happy to know that you are satisfied with our service and the guide Ocean who is professional and attentive to his work. Thank you for your...More

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