C H I N A
CHINA VACATION - 14 NIGHTS / 15 DAYS
Day 1: Arrival to Beijing and transfer to Hotel. Visit China's National Grand Theater in the afternoon. In the evening, enjoy Kung fu show.
Day 2: Beijing City Tour: Visit Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden City, the largest and most complete group of ancient buildings in China. Later visit the Heaven Temple and Summer palace. Overnight stay in Beijing.
Day 3: Beijing City Tour. Visit to the Yonghe Lamasery and Hutong - the old Street of Beijing.
Day 4: Beijing: Visit the Great Wall of China at Juyongguan Pass. On the way, visit the Jade Factory. After that, back to the city and enjoy shopping at the famous Yaxiu Fake Market.
Day 5: Travel to Luoyang - Capital for Nine Dynasties via High speed train. Visit the White Horse Temple, built in Indian style, was the place where Indian dignitaries, She Moteng and Zhu Falan, translated Buddhist sutras and wrote sermons. Overnight in Luoyang.
Day 6: Visit the famous Longmen Grottoes, one of the three most famous treasure houses of stone inscriptions in China. Travel to Xian by high speed bullet train. Overnight in Xian.
Day 7: Xian City Tour : Tour to the famous Terra-cotta Warriors & Horses - stand guard over the tomb of Emperor Qin Shi-Huang (the most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century). Visit Huaqing Hot Springs, Xian City Wall, the Bell and Drum Towers and the Banpo Museum
Day 8: Xian City Tour: Visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda built about 648 AD by Emperor Gao Zong. Overnight stay in Xian.
Day 9: Travel to Chongqing, and do City tour of Chongqing. Later board the Yangtze River Cruise.
Day 10 & 11: Enjoy Yangtze River Cruise
Day 12: Disembark in Yichang, and travel to Shanghai. In the evening, enjoy the Huangpu River cruise. Overnight stay in Shanghai.
Day 13: Shanghai City Tour: Visit Jade Buddha temple & Oriental Pearl Tower, and enjoy fine colonial buildings from the 1930's in the Bund. After that, visit the Jinmao Tower, and enjoy free shopping at Nanjing road. In the evening, enjoy an astounding performance at the Acrobatic Show. Overnight in shanghai
Day 14: Shanghai City Tour: Visit the Yu Garden, the Longhua temple and the China Art Museum. Overnight in Shanghai.
Day 15: Depart Shanghai.