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Day 1 - Welcome to Beijing!

Today you will fly to Beijing. On arrival, your private guide will be ready to welcome you at the arrival hall, and transfer to your hotel with a private car and driver. Your guide will help you with luggage and hotel check-in, and ensure your arrival is worry-free.

Day 2 - From Tian'anmen to Hutongs: Exploring Beijing's Imperial and Local Heritage

Begin your adventure at the iconic Tian'anmen Square, where you'll stand in awe of its grandeur and significance in Chinese history. Then, step into the majestic Forbidden City, also known as the Palace Museum, where our expert guides will regale you with captivating royal stories, bringing the ancient palace to life before your eyes.

Ascend to the scenic Jingshan Park for a panoramic view of the Forbidden City, offering a breathtaking perspective of its sprawling grandeur against the backdrop of Beijing's skyline.

Next, immerse yourselves in the charm of Beijing's traditional way of life as you wander through the labyrinthine alleys of the old Hutongs, where ancient traditions blend seamlessly with modern life.

Experience the captivating artistry of Beijing Opera Facial Makeup, as skilled performers demonstrate the intricate techniques behind this centuries-old art form.

Finally, indulge in a culinary delight with a sumptuous feast of Peking Roasted Duck at Quanjude, a culinary institution renowned for its exquisite flavors and culinary mastery.


Tiananmen Square
Tiananmen Square
Forbidden City
Forbidden City
Jingshan Park (Panorama view of Forbidden City)
Jingshan Park (Panorama view of Forbidden City)
Peking Roasted Duck at Quanjude
Peking Roasted Duck at Quanjude
Palace Museum royal story explanation
Palace Museum royal story explanation
Beijing Opera Facial Makeup
Beijing Opera Facial Makeup
Hutong
Hutong

Day 3 - Beijing Adventure: Mutianyu Great Wall, Temple of Heaven, and Tai Chi Experience

Venture to the magnificent Mutianyu section of the Great Wall, where you and your loved ones will ascend ancient stone steps and traverse winding pathways, marveling at the breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes. Explore watchtowers, guard stations, and historic landmarks, all while immersing yourselves in the rich history and legend of this iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Afterward, delve into the spiritual realm with a visit to the awe-inspiring Temple of Heaven, a masterpiece of Ming dynasty architecture and a symbol of ancient Chinese cosmology. Engage in a Tai Chi experience amidst the serene surroundings of the temple grounds, guided by experienced instructors who will teach you the graceful movements and philosophy behind this ancient martial art.


Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Take cable car up and down the Great Wall
Take cable car up and down the Great Wall
Temple of Heaven
Temple of Heaven
Glide down the Great Wall on a toboggan
Glide down the Great Wall on a toboggan
Temple of Heaven Tai Chi experience
Temple of Heaven Tai Chi experience

Day 4 - Summer Palace Serenity and Xi'an Bound: A UNESCO Heritage Adventure and Onward Journey

Embark on your journey at the Summer Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the East Gate's Hall of Benevolence and Longevity, the Long corridor, the marble boat, and more. As you travel back through the middle, visit the serene Yonghe Temple with its unique blend of Tibetan and Han Chinese architecture. Continue to the Hall of Dispelling Clouds, admire the Tower of Buddhist Incense, and conclude your tour at the north gate of the Summer Palace. This adventure seamlessly weaves historical richness with spiritual beauty.

Enjoy your free time until your guide comes and escort you to the high-speed train station.

Take a 4.5-hour bullet train from Beijing to Xi'an with second class seat.

Then you will arrive in XIan by high-speed train station. On arrival, your private guide will be ready to welcome you at the arrival hall, and transfer to your hotel with a private car and driver. Your guide will help you with luggage and hotel check-in, and ensure your arrival is worry-free.

Summer Palace
Summer Palace
The Lhama Monastery
The Lhama Monastery
China Bullet Train
China Bullet Train

Day 5 - Terracotta Army Wonders and Xi'an's Cultural Delights: Bell & Drum Towers, Muslim Quarter, and the Great Mosque

Embark on a journey through time as you explore the awe-inspiring Terracotta Army, where you and your little ones can marvel at the intricately crafted soldiers and horses. Delve deeper into history with a visit to the fascinating exhibit showcasing Peasants made terracotta warriors and horses, offering a unique perspective on the craftsmanship and dedication of ancient artisans.

But the adventure doesn't end there! Experience the thrill of cycling atop the majestic Ancient City Wall, an iconic symbol of Xi'an's rich heritage. As you pedal along the ancient ramparts, you'll be treated to breathtaking views of the city skyline and surrounding landscapes, creating unforgettable memories for the whole family.


Terracotta Warriors and Horses
Terracotta Warriors and Horses
Peasants made terracotta warriors and horses
Peasants made terracotta warriors and horses
Ancient City Wall Cycling(120 minutes)/hiking
Ancient City Wall Cycling(120 minutes)/hiking

Day 6 - Savoring Sichuan: A Culinary Adventure at Sichuan Cuisine Museum, then fly to Yellow Mountain

Begin your adventure with a visit to the Xi'an Museum, where ancient artifacts and treasures await, offering a glimpse into the city's illustrious past. Delve into centuries of history as you wander through captivating exhibits, learning about Xi'an's pivotal role as an ancient capital along the Silk Road.

Next, marvel at the majestic Big Wild Goose Pagoda, a revered Buddhist landmark towering over the cityscape. Explore the sacred grounds, adorned with ornate sculptures and intricate architecture, while our expert guides share fascinating tales of devotion and enlightenment.

Immerse yourselves in the enchanting world of traditional Chinese culture with a mesmerizing Shadow Play performance, where intricately crafted puppets come to life against a backdrop of light and shadow. Then, unleash your creativity with a hands-on Paper Cutting workshop in the serene ambiance of Gaojia Courtyard, where skilled artisans will teach you the time-honored art of crafting delicate paper designs.

Enjoy your free time until your guide come and escort you to airport for your onward flight.

Then you will fly to Yellow Mountain. On arrival, your private guide will be ready to welcome you at the arrival hall, and transfer to your hotel with a private car and driver. Your guide will help you with luggage and hotel check-in, and ensure your arrival is worry-free.

Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Shaanxi History Museum
Shaanxi History Museum
Shadow Play and Paper Cutting in Gaojia Courtyard
Shadow Play and Paper Cutting in Gaojia Courtyard

Day 7 - UNESCO World Heritage Village & overnight at the summit of Yellow Mountain

Embark on a captivating journey to Hongcun Village, a UNESCO World Heritage site celebrated for its seamless fusion of human ingenuity with natural splendor. Led by our expert guide, a veritable storyteller of Hongcun's illustrious past, you'll be guided through the enchanting village, where ancient tales of architecture and cultural legacy come to life. Meander along cobblestone pathways, uncover hidden courtyards,such as Moon Lake, and bask in the timeless allure of Hui-style architecture such as Southern Lake Academy, as our guide's illuminating narratives reveal the essence of this historical gem.

The adventure continues with a scenic drive to Yellow Mountain, where upon arrival, a cable car ascent treats you to sweeping panoramas of the surrounding landscapes. Our guide, well-versed in the geological wonders of the area, unveils the secrets behind Yellow Mountain's natural beauty. Embark on a spellbinding journey through iconic landmarks such as Begin-to-believe Peak, Dispelling Cloud Pavilion, Bright Summit, and Flying-over Rock. As custodians of Yellow Mountain's legends, our guide shares tales of mythical creatures, ancient poets, and the cultural symbolism etched into each peak, inviting you to explore the nuances of the landscape and architectural features under their expert guidance.

As the sun gracefully descends over Yellow Mountain, our guide leads you to a carefully selected vantage point to witness a mesmerizing display of colors bathing the peaks, creating an indelible memory. Stay enchanted at the summit, enveloped in the majesty of Yellow Mountain's serene twilight.


Yungu Cable Way
Yungu Cable Way
Begin-to-believe Peak(Shixin Peak)
Begin-to-believe Peak(Shixin Peak)
Hongcun Village
Hongcun Village
Moon Lake
Moon Lake
Southern Lake Academy
Southern Lake Academy
Dispelling Cloud Pavilion(Paiyun Pavilion)
Dispelling Cloud Pavilion(Paiyun Pavilion)
Bright Summit
Bright Summit
Flying over Rock(Feilai Stone)
Flying over Rock(Feilai Stone)

Day 8 - Sunrise over Yellow Mountain

Commence the day with eager anticipation as you prepare to witness the breathtaking sunrise over Yellow Mountain. Guided by our expert, whose intimate knowledge of the mountain's topography ensures the selection of the perfect vantage point, you'll behold the spectacle of the first light breaking over the iconic peaks. More than a visual feast, this sunrise experience is a spiritual immersion into the essence of Yellow Mountain, enriched by our guide's poetic insights.

Embark on a comprehensive exploration of the Back Mountain, traversing through West Sea Grand Canyon, Lion Peak, Begin-to-Believe Peak, and concluding with the descent via Yungu Cable Way. Our guide's narratives will unfurl the geological features, cultural symbolism, and ecological diversity inherent in each location, offering a holistic understanding of Yellow Mountain's multifaceted beauty.

As the exploration draws to a close, our guide and driver ensure a seamless departure, leaving you with enriched memories of a cultural and natural odyssey expertly guided.

Yungu Cable Way
Yungu Cable Way
Grand Canyon of West Sea
Grand Canyon of West Sea
Lion Peak
Lion Peak

Day 9 - Tang Mo Village & Ecological tea gardens & Tea Culture Museum & Bullet Train to Hangzhou

Experience the serene beauty and rich cultural heritage of Tang Mo Village with our exclusive Private Full-Day Scenic Beauty Tour. Explore the quaint cobblestone streets, immerse yourself in the art of tea-picking and tea-making in ecological tea gardens, and discover the fascinating history of tea at the Xie Yu Da Tea Culture Museum.

Tour Highlights:

  1. Tang Mo Village Exploration:Begin your journey with a leisurely exploration of Tang Mo Village, where ancient architecture and natural beauty converge. Wander through narrow alleyways adorned with traditional courtyard homes, intricate wood carvings, and bubbling streams, and soak in the tranquil atmosphere of rural Huizhou.

  2. Tea-Picking & Tea-Making in Ecological Tea Gardens:Delve into the time-honored tradition of tea cultivation with a hands-on experience in ecological tea gardens. Under the guidance of local tea masters, learn the art of tea-picking as you select the freshest leaves from lush tea bushes. Then, immerse yourself in the art of tea-making, from withering and rolling to drying and fermenting, and discover the craftsmanship behind each cup of tea.

  3. Xie Yu Da Tea Culture Museum:Journey through the history of tea at the Xie Yu Da Tea Culture Museum, dedicated to preserving and promoting Huizhou's rich tea heritage. Explore exhibits showcasing ancient tea utensils, historical artifacts, and informative displays that trace the evolution of tea culture in the region. Gain insights into the life and legacy of Xie Yu Da, a revered figure in Huizhou's tea industry, and deepen your appreciation for the art of tea.


Enjoy your free time until your guide comes and escort you to the high-speed train station.

Take a 1.5-hour bullet train ride from Huangshan to Hangzhou with second class seat.

Then you will arrive in Hangzhou by high-speed train station. On arrival, your private guide will be ready to welcome you at the arrival hall, and transfer to your hotel with a private car and driver. Your guide will help you with luggage and hotel check-in, and ensure your arrival is worry-free.

Tang Mo Village
Tang Mo Village
Tea-picking & Tea-making in a Ecological Tea Gardens
Tea-picking & Tea-making in a Ecological Tea Gardens
Xie Yu Da Tea Culture Museum
Xie Yu Da Tea Culture Museum
China Bullet Train
China Bullet Train

Day 10 - Discovering the Ancient Water Towns | Wuzhen and Xitang

Experience the enchanting beauty of the Yangtze Delta's ancient water towns in a day of luxury and ease. Avoid the complexities of public transport with our exclusive tour that includes a private guide and driver, ready to escort you directly from your hotel to the historic wonders of Wuzhen, a 1,300-year-old gem. Here, indulge in a delightful lunch before embarking on an exploratory journey through the town's picturesque canals and charming bridges, traversing by both boat and foot.

As the day progresses, the tour takes you to the scenic Xitang, perfectly timed to capture the mesmerizing sunset. This idyllic setting is further enhanced by a romantic riverside dinner, set against the backdrop of Xitang's streets, now glowing with the warmth of illuminated lights. Embrace the opportunity to witness the unique allure of two renowned Chinese water towns, Wuzhen and Xitang, in just one seamless day. Relish the serene ambience of a waterfront dinner amidst the gentle sparkle of lights, making for an unforgettable experience.


Wuzhen
Wuzhen
Wuzhen Ancient Town
Wuzhen Ancient Town
Xi Tang Ancient Town
Xi Tang Ancient Town
Wuzhen Cruise
Wuzhen Cruise

Day 11 - Immersive Hangzhou Experience | West Lake Cruise, Chenghuang Pavilion, and Oil Umbrella Workshop

Embark on a captivating cruise across the renowned West Lake. Delight in the serene beauty that has long inspired Chinese poets.

Ascend Chenghuang Pavilion for a panoramic vista of Hangzhou and West Lake. Pause for a delightful interlude and savor Southern Song Dynasty snacks.

Continue your journey with a visit to an oil umbrella workshop, where you'll delve into the intricacies of this ancient Chinese craft. Unleash your creativity as you personalize your own umbrella with a painting session.

Enjoy your free time until your guide comes and escort you to the high-speed train station.

Take a 1-hour bullet train ride from Hangzhou to Shanghai with second class seat.

Then you will arrive in Shanghai by high-speed train station. On arrival, your private guide will be ready to welcome you at the arrival hall, and transfer to your hotel with a private car and driver. Your guide will help you with luggage and hotel check-in, and ensure your arrival is worry-free.

West Lake
West Lake
Oil-Paper Parasol Crafting
Oil-Paper Parasol Crafting
Chenghuang Pavilion
Chenghuang Pavilion
China Bullet Train
China Bullet Train

Day 12 - Shanghai Unveiled | French Concession, Yuyuan Garden, Old City God Temple, and Nostalgic Strolls in the Old Streets

Your Shanghai city tour include a visit to the ritzy French Concession enclave, a former French colonial settlement. It returned to China in 1946. Despite redevelopment over recent decades, the area has retained its distinct character as a premier residential and retail district in Shanghai. You will also visit the traditional ancient oriental garden – Yuyuan Garden, a classical landscape garden and explore the Chenghuangmiao (Old City God Temple) next to the Yuyuan Garden.

If you want to discover the vanishing life of Shanghai, pay a visit to Shanghai old street and Nongtang is a must. Nongtang constitutes the most important architectural feature of contemporary Shanghai. It forms the most common living space for ordinary Shanghainese and an important part of local culture. It can be said that if there were no Nongtang, there would be no Shanghai and no Shanghai people.

End of the day, you can visit Xintiandi Style Shopping Center and busy Bund. You will pass through back to the golden age in 1920s. Enter some old buildings to have find the luxury of the past. 


Yuyuan Garden
Yuyuan Garden
Night walking along the Bund
Night walking along the Bund
Xintiandi
Xintiandi
French Concession
French Concession
Shanghai Chenghuangmiao (Old City God Temple)
Shanghai Chenghuangmiao (Old City God Temple)
Nongtang
Nongtang

Day 13 - Departure

Enjoy your free time until your guide comes and escort you to the airport for your onward flight.

Accommodation

What's included

AccommodationInternational-standard

Carefully selected accommodation with breakfast

Accommodation based on two people sharing (for each person not sharing a room, the single supplement will be added)

  • Well screened Hotels

    Handpicked hotels with good service and spacious room.

  • Super nice location

    Downtown location with convenient transportation and many good restaurants nearby.

TransportPrivate & Air-conditioned

All mentioned internal flights, trains, and cruises

Private & air-conditioned vehicle with ample space

  • Best-time flight

    No early get up. No late arrival.

  • Better seats

    Select seats for you as spacious as possible, such as exit row or bulkhead with more legroom.

GuidePrivate & Professional

Expert English-speaking local guide

MealsSafe & Authentic

All meals specified in the itinerary

  • Satisfying food

    Your special request on food can always be satisfied, no matter it relates to religion or medical purpose!

  • Local specialities

    Traditional local food is delicious and its specialities are worth searching out with our local guide!

  • Little snack

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SupportUseful Package & 24/7 Local Service

Bottles of drinking water and cold towels per guest per day

24/7 helpline while you are travelling

ExcursionsAll listed in the above Itnerary

All excursions specified in the itinerary

All entrance fees specified in the itinerary

Not included
Flights

Flights before and after the tour are not included in the tour price. You can organize your flights separately at any point.

service

our driver
Professional Guides & Drivers

We offer professional private tour guides with over 10-year experience, well-performed vehicles less than 5-year service life and licensed drivers with 5-year practice. Each of our employees undergoes rigorous screening before they can join our network.

our hotel
Well-selected Scenic spots and Hotel

All the hotels we advised have been inspected by our team and we spend time each year to top up our knowledge on the spot. Continuing Positive feedbacks on them from former customers because of their outstanding and unique characters.

local
Local Available 7/24

You will have our local team's urgency contact number and we are available whenever and wherever. If you meet any problem or need any help, just make a phone call and everything will be settled down at a time.

welcome kit
Warm Welcome Kits

We provide the welcome kits for each customer, you will receive the SIM card, city map, a bottle of drinking water and a cool towel per guest per day for FREE. Get all first-step information and useful tips in one profile and make your first tour simple and easy.