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Highlights of China 10-Day Private Tour

Highlights of China 10-Day Small Group Tour
Highlights of China 10-Day Private Tour

Highlights of China
10-Day Small Group Tour

from £1560 per person

The contrasts in China are both striking and enthralling. Stroll amongst the shining skyscrapers in Shanghai and marvel at Terracotta Warriors and the melting pot of cultures in Xian. Unveil a complex history in Beijing and discover the culture in a visit to a local hutong home for lunch. Wander the vast Tiananmen Square, and walk the ancient Great Wall. Maximum group size is 16. Please call for departure dates. International flights are not included.
Price includes:
• 9 nights 4-star hotel accommodation
• Breakfast daily, 1 lunch and 1 dinner
• 1 internal flight
• Transport in air-conditioned vehicles
• Entrance fees
• Western tour leader based on a minimum
of 7 travellers
• Local English-speaking guides
• Return transfers

Days 1-3: Shanghai

On arrival in Shanghai, transfer to your hotel. Admire the Art Deco streetscapes of the trendy Bund, and roam the peaceful Yu Garden and the old streets of Shanghai beyond. Discover the lively Chinese Quarter then witness the awe-inspiring feats of the famed Shanghai acrobats as they deliver an entertaining and jaw-dropping show. Hotel: Park Hotel

Days 4-6: Xian
Fly to Xian, China’s oldest city which was once considered to be one of the most culturally important in the world. Today, Xian is a melting pot of cultures, rich in sights and experiences. Meander through the fascinating Muslim Quarter and see the Big Goose Pagoda, which was built in 652 to house the Buddhist scriptures brought back from India. Take the chance to indulge in a sumptuous dumpling banquet, a regional speciality of Xian. Marvel at the intricate detail of the countless iconic Terracotta Warriors. These life-sized warriors and horses were unearthed after 2,000 years, and are one of the most important archaeological discoveries of the 20th century. Board a high speed train to Beijing, and transfer to your hotel on arrival. Hotel: Mercure on Renmin Square, Novotel Beijing Xinqiao

Days 7-10: Beijing
The incredible expanse of Tiananmen Square is breathtaking as you traverse it by foot on your way to the remarkable Forbidden City. Uncover one of Beijing’s few remaining hutongs, or backstreets, when you lunch in a local home and take an exciting rickshaw ride. See the city’s famous Drum Tower, the lovely temple of Heaven, the huge model of China’s capital city at the Beijing Planning Exhibition Hall and the splendid Summer Palace. Travel to Mutianyu for your chance to wander a lesser visited section of the magnificent Great Wall of China. At night, enjoy a farewell dinner with your fellow travellers. On your last day, enjoy free time until your departure transfer. Hotel: Novotel Beijing Xinqiao

Prices from
£1560 per person based on twin share.

• Upgrade to 5-star accommodation: price on request.

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Highlights of China 10-Day Private Tour

Terracotta Warriors at Xian

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