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8 days Essence of China Tour

China is a time capsule: ancient cultures and modern miracles in eight short days. The mysteries of The Great Wall, The Forbidden City and the Entombed Warriors are there to be discovered along side the amazing New China in Shanghai and Beijing.

Tour Code: CHT-1
Destinations: Beijing → Xian → Shanghai
Tour Price: from $1575 USD Click for Price Details
Discount Price: from $1418 USD (10% off) Click for 10th Anniversary Discount
Departure Dates: You Choose!
Tour Type: Land tour + well selected hotel + domestic flights/trains, Private Guided with your own English speaking guide (otherwise specified), your own driver at your own pace and schedule.


Tour Summary

Tour Dates Destinations Today's Activities Meals Included
Day 1 Arrive in Beijing Airport to Hotel Transfer (Beijing) [detail] \
Day 2 Beijing Great Wall at Mutianyu, Mutianyu Cable Car(round trip), Temple of Heaven [detail] B,L,D
Day 3 Beijing The Tian'anmen Square, The Forbidden City, Hall of Clocks and Watches, Hutong Tours in Rickshaw [detail] B,L
Day 4 Beijing to Xian Hotel to airport Transfer (Beijing), Airport to Hotel Transfer (Xian), Summer Palace [detail] B,L
Day 5 Xian Terracotta Warriors, Forest of Stone Steles Museum, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Evening Show at Tang Yuegong [detail] B,L
Day 6 Xian to Shanghai Hotel to airport Transfer (Xian), Airport to Hotel Transfer (Shanghai), Shaanxi Historical Museum, The Bund [detail] B,L
Day 7 Shanghai Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Yuyuan Garden [detail] B,L
Day 8 Depart Shanghai Hotel to airport Transfer (Shanghai) [detail] B


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Featured Hotels

City Superior Class Deluxe Class Tourist Class
Beijing Crowne Plaza Beijing Sunworld Hotel Beijing Days Inn Forbidden City Beijing
Xian Sofitel on Renmin Square Meihua-Goldentang International Hotel Xian Citylion International Hotel
Shanghai Radisson Shanghai New World The Bund Hotel Shanghai Pacific Luck Hotel Shanghai


Price details of this tour

Full Price of this tour

Tour ClassGroup Size 1 person 2-5 persons 6-9 persons Single room supplement
Superior Class $3532 $2163 $1918 $916
Deluxe Class $2587 $1690 $1446 $445
Tourist Class $2359 $1575 $1331 $329

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China Travel Agency Online 10 Year Anniversary Discount

The following will calculate discounted tour prices based on an inquiry before December 31st 2008. It is just for your information, with no obligation to follow through on the Yes/No options here for details

Can you CONFIRM your tour before December 31st, 2008? Yes; No
Will you START your tour before December 31st, 2008? Yes; No

* Prices are for reference only and may vary according to your travel time (Please inquire for more details). Prices are in US dollars. Click here to change prices to your Currency

* A better discount is available when traveling in the quieter season, from November to March, or when traveling in a large group. Please Contact Us for more details.


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