DAY 1 Fly to Beijing
DAY 2 Arrive in Beijing (D)
Welcomed by your local guide at the airport, you will be escorted to your hotel for check-in.
DAY 3 Beijing (B, L, SD)
This morning, marvel at Tiananmen Square and neighboring halls and monuments. Walk through the Gate of Heavenly Peace to the magnificent Forbidden City. Spend the afternoon at the former Imperial Summer Palace. Stroll through the “Long Corridor” and visit a pearl factory. Last, you’ll tour Beijing’s traditional courtyard neighborhoods by pedal-powered cab and visit a local’s home before enjoying a famous dish at Quanjude Beijing Duck Restaurant.
DAY 4 Beijing (B, L, D)
Travel to northwest Beijing to visit China’s most famous attraction – the Great Wall. You will also have a chance to visit a Jade Carving Museum. Continue exploring Beijing’s famous sights with tour to the Temple of Heaven. The surrounding park areas are also alive with locals culture. In the evening, enjoy the Peking Opera.
DAY 5 Beijing/Xian (B, L, D)
In the morning, board your flight to Xian and travel to the ancient City Wall, the largest and best-preserved one in China. Afterwards, you’ll visit the Small Wild Goose Pagoda Park. Partake in the Tang Dynasty dinner show in the evening.
DAY 6 Xian/Shanghai (B, L, D)
After breakfast, you will fly to Shanghai and visit the Oriental TV Tower for a buffet dinner on its 267-meter high Revolving Restaurant. After dinner, enjoy the cruise on Huangpu River.
DAY 7 Shanghai (B, L, D)
This morning, take a walk through the Bund. You’ll also visit the Shanghai Bazaar and Yu Yuan Garden, the most famous garden in Shanghai. After a Shanghai-style din sum lunch, you will go to the Shanghai Museum. Later, enjoy free time on Nanjing Road. After dinner, enjoy the Acrobatic Show at Shanghai Center Theater or Huxi Theater (VIP Tickets).
DAY 8 Shanghai/Suzhou (B, L, D)
Today enjoy an all-day city tour of Suzhou. First, you will visit the Suzhou Museum. Designed by world-famous architect I.M.Pei, it houses over 30,000 cultural relics. Afterwards, you will visit Lingering Garden and take a short tour of a silk-spinning factory before a brief cruise on Grand Canal.
DAY 9 Suzhou/Hangzhou (B, L, D)
This morning, take a walk along historic Pingjiang Ancient Street, then drive to Hangzhou. After lunch, you will visit the Six Harmonies Pagoda. Finally, you will enjoy shopping on Hefang Ancient Street.
DAY 10 Hongzhou/Guilin (B, L)
This morning, tour Ling Yin Temple, then drive to Longjing Tea Village (Dragon Well). In the afternoon, you will cruise on Hangzhou West Lake before flying to Guilin, where your guide will escort you to your hotel. DAY 11 Guilin/Yangshuo/Guilin B, L, D Drive to the wharf for a Li River cruise and enjoy picturesque scenery all the way to Yangshuo. We will pass extraordinary peaks, sprays of bamboo lining, local fishing rafts floating on the river, and picturesque villages. After disembarkation, visit South-sea saltwater pearl center. Later, take a walk along West Street before returning to Guilin.
Day 11 Guilin/Yangshuo/Guilin (B, L, D)
Drive to the wharf for a Li River cruise and enjoy pictureque scenery all the way to Yangshuo, We will pass extraordinary peaks, sprays of bamboo lining, local fishing rafts floating on the river, and picturesque villages. After disembarkation, visit South-sea saltwater pearl center. Later, take a walk along West Street before returning to Guilin.
DAY 12 Guilin/Hong Kong (B, L)
This morning, you will visit Reed Flute Cave, a natural limestone cave with multicolored lighting that has been one of Guilin’s most interesting attractions for over 1200 years. After lunch, you will fly to Hong Kong where a local guide will greet you and escort you to your hotel.
DAY 13 Hong Kong (B, L)
Start the day with a visit to Stanley Market and Repulse Bay. You may choose to take a sampan to the fishing village of Aberdeen. Lunch will be served at famous Jumbo Seafood Restaurant. In the afternoon, you will take a ride to Victoria Peak for unmatched city views. The rest of the day is yours; you may choose to return to your hotel or explore.
DAY 14 Hong Kong/Macau/Hong Kong (B, L)
After a transfer to the ferry terminal, board your comfortable high-speed ferry to Macau. Upon arrival, explore the Ruins of St. Paul. Lunch will be arranged at a local restaurant. Enjoy sightseeing in the afternoon, including a visit to the old A – Ma Temple, Macau Tower (observation deck ticket not included) and a famous casino. Afterwards, you will return to Hong Kong by ferry and transfer back to your hotel.
DAY 15 Hong Kong (B)
Enjoy a full day of independent exploration in Hong Kong.
DAY 16 Fly Home (B)
After breakfast, you will be escorted to the airport for your flight home.