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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.

Accommodation: Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel

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
Accommodation: Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel

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
Accommodation: Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel

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
Accommodation: InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel

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
Accommodation: InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel

Day 6 - Fly to Yichang & Embark Yangtze Cruise

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

Then you will fly to Yichang. On arrival, your private guide will welcome you at the arrival hall and transfer you to Three Gorges Center Cruise Teminal with a private car and driver. Your guide will help you boarding and ensure your arrival is worry-free.

Victoria Cruises Upstream Day 1: Begin your adventure from Yichang! Gather at the vibrant Yichang Three Gorges Center Cruise Terminal for a thrilling shuttle ride to Maoping. Feel the excitement build as we embark on our journey upstream, ready to uncover the wonders that await along the majestic Yangtze River.

Victoria Cruises
Victoria Cruises
Accommodation: Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina

Day 7 - Discovery of the ​Three Gorges Project

Victoria Cruises Upstream Day 2: Dive into excitement as we explore the marvel of engineering at the Three Gorges Dam Site. Afterwards, indulge in our Captain's Welcome Reception, a delightful fusion of delectable cuisine and warm camaraderie. As the evening unfolds, be enchanted by the vibrant hues and captivating performances of the Minorities and Dynasty Costumes Show. It's a day packed with wonder and cultural immersion you won't want to miss!

Three Gorges Dam
Three Gorges Dam
Xiling Gorge
Xiling Gorge
Accommodation: Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina

Day 8 - Appreciating the Beauty of the Three Gorges

Victoria Cruises Upstream Day 3: Awaken your senses with an early morning cup of coffee or tea as we glide through the serene Goddess Stream. Marvel at the dramatic landscapes of Wu Gorge and Qutang Gorge, each turn revealing new wonders. As night falls, immerse yourself in the excitement of our Cabaret Show, where music, dance, and laughter come together for an unforgettable evening on the river. Get ready for a day filled with breathtaking scenery and lively entertainment!

Qutang Gorge
Qutang Gorge
Wu Gorge
Wu Gorge
Goddess Stream
Goddess Stream
Shennong Stream
Shennong Stream
Accommodation: Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina

Day 9 - Amazing Yangtze River Cruise

Victoria Cruises Upstream Day 4: Prepare for a day of discovery as we explore the mystical Snow Jade Cave in Fengdu. Before setting off, enjoy a tranquil morning with our Early Bird Coffee and Tea. Dive into a range of activities designed to immerse you in the local culture and scenery. Then, join us for the grand finale, the Captain's Farewell Dinner, where we celebrate the memories made and friendships forged during our journey upstream. It's a day brimming with adventure and culminating in a night of heartfelt farewells.

Snowy Jade Cave
Snowy Jade Cave
Accommodation: Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina

Day 10 - Disembark the cruise & Chongqing City Tour

Victoria Cruises Upstream Day 5: Your final day begins with leisurely free time to savor the last moments aboard our cruise. Reflect on the unforgettable experiences shared and the breathtaking sights beheld along the Yangtze River. As we reach journey's end, disembark with cherished memories and newfound friends. Breakfast is served onboard before bidding farewell to this remarkable adventure. Until we meet again, may your travels be filled with endless wonder and discovery.

Today you will arrive in Chongqing by Ferry Terminal. 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.

Discover the treasures of Chongqing on our captivating tour that takes you through the city's most iconic landmarks.  This enchanting journey starts with a visit to the Three Gorges Museum, where you'll delve into the rich history and culture of the region, providing valuable insights into the Yangtze River's significant role.

Next, we'll explore the mystical Hongya Cave, a stilted building complex that seemingly defies gravity, offering breathtaking views of the city and a chance to immerse yourself in Chongqing's unique architectural charm.

We'll then head to Jiefangbei Square, the bustling heart of Chongqing.  Here, you'll experience the vibrant energy of the city and enjoy its modern urban landscape, which perfectly complements its historical gems.

The journey continues with a visit to Ciqikou, also known as Porcelain Port.  This ancient street, standing for centuries, is a living testament to Chongqing's rich heritage.  Explore the traditional architecture, savor delicious local snacks, and soak in the lively atmosphere of tea houses and mini bars.

This tour promises an unforgettable experience, combining history, culture, and modernity as you discover Chongqing's most renowned and cherished sites.  Come and join us on this remarkable journey through the heart of this dynamic city.


Victoria Cruises
Victoria Cruises
Three Gorges Museum
Three Gorges Museum
Ciqikou Ancient Town
Ciqikou Ancient Town
Hongya Cave
Hongya Cave
Jiefangbei Square
Jiefangbei Square
Accommodation: Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing

Day 11 - Bullet Train to Guilin & Guilin City tour | Reed Flute Cave,Elephant Trunk Hill

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

Take a 4-hour bullet train from Chongqing to Guilin with second class seat.

Embark on a mesmerizing journey from Guilin Railway Station with our exclusive Private Transfer service, then immerse yourself in the natural wonders and iconic landmarks of Guilin, including the magnificent Reed Flute Cave and the iconic Elephant Trunk Hill.

Highlights:

Reed Flute Cave:Begin your journey with a visit to the enchanting Reed Flute Cave, a subterranean wonderland renowned for its stunning limestone formations and mesmerizing light displays. Venture into the depths of the cave as your guide illuminates the caverns with colorful lights, revealing intricate stalactites, stalagmites, and rock formations that evoke a sense of awe and wonder.

Elephant Trunk Hill:Continue your adventure with a stop at the iconic Elephant Trunk Hill, one of Guilin's most recognizable landmarks. Marvel at the striking resemblance of the hill to an elephant drinking from the Li River, a natural wonder that has captivated visitors for centuries. Climb to the hill's summit for panoramic views of the surrounding landscape, including the winding Li River and the picturesque Guilin skyline.


China Bullet Train
China Bullet Train
Reed Flute Cave
Reed Flute Cave
Elephant Trunk Hill
Elephant Trunk Hill
Accommodation: Lijiang Waterfall Hotel Guilin

Day 12 - Tranquil Escape: Li River Cruise and Yangshuo Exploration

Join us on the Li River cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo - the centerpiece of any trip to northeastern Guangxi Province. Gorgeous Karst peaks give you a surprise at each bend of the limpid river under the blue sky. Water buffalo patrol the fields, peasants reap rice paddies, and school kids and fisherman float by on bamboo rafts. With its breathtaking scenery, life on the river is a taste of a life far removed from the concrete metropolis.Your day will begin with a pick-up at 8:20 in the morning from the hotel in Guilin. From here you will travel to Zhujiang pier, where you will board the boat. The cruise lasts approximately 5-hours (from 9:00 - 14:00). During this time you will enjoy stunning scenery of the Li River. Finally, to finish the day, we will enjoy a wander through Yangshuo town and a roam down the famous West Street. Your day will end at approximately 4 pm, when you will be dropped-off back at your hotel.


Li River Cruise (Include lunch)
Li River Cruise (Include lunch)
Yangshuo West Street
Yangshuo West Street
Accommodation: Yangshuo Resort

Day 13 - Experience the Yangshuo Countryside: A Biking Adventure Through Time

In 1987, former US President Jimmy Carter rode a bike with his wife through the Yangshuo countryside. 35 years later his legacy lives on, and bicycling is one of the most important tourist attractions offered by the city. Every summer, thousands of travellers come to Yangshuo to experience it as Jimmy Carter did.

Today, we'll take you out in the beautiful Yangshuo countryside for a bike tour of a lifetime. This fun and easy tour takes you past the unique scenery of this magical place. You'll be able to snap some pictures of the spectacular mountains, rushing rivers, harmonious villages and quiet countryside.

The itinerary begins at 8:30 and will return approximately around 16:00. You will visit Yangshuo, Yima Village, Chaolong Village, Yulong River, Jiuxian Village, Dashi Village, MoonHill, Aishan Village and return to Yangshuo.

Yangshuo Cycling
Yangshuo Cycling
Accommodation: Yangshuo Resort

Day 14 - Bullet Train to Hongkong

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

Take a 3.5-hour bullet train from Guilin to Hongkong with second class seat.

Then you will arrive in Hongkong 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.

China Bullet Train
China Bullet Train
Accommodation: The Royal Pacific Hotel & Towers

Day 15 - Departure

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

Accommodation

  • 3 Nights in Beijing
  • 2 Nights in Xi'an
  • 4 Nights in Yichang
  • 1 Night in Chongqing
  • 1 Night in Guilin
  • 2 Nights in Yangshuo
  • 1 Night in Hong Kong
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Room Type:Superior Room
Why this Hotel:

Crowne Plaza offers a fitness centre and a 24-hour lounge. Located next to Beijing U Town, which houses a lot of shops and restaurants, it is a 5-minute stroll from Chaoyangmen Subway Station (Line 2), and features spacious accommodation with 24-hour room service.

Located in Beijing’s Central Business District, Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U Town is a 2-minute walk from Foreign Ministry of China, a 15-minute drive from Worker's Stadium and Sanlitun Bar Street. Beijing Capital International Airport is 24 km away.

Modern rooms at Crowne Plaza Beijing feature air conditioning, a flat-screen TV and private bathroom with bath and shower facilities. A minibar and an ergonomic writing desk is included.

Guests can make travel arrangements at the tour desk or rent a car to explore the surrounding area. Those who drive can park on the premises for free.

Meals and drinks can be enjoyed at Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang’s signature Hopfenstube German Restaurant. C6 Coffee serves daily buffet spreads. Alternatively, the lobby lounge offers cocktails round-the-clock.

InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
Room Type:Executive Double or Twin Room
Why this Hotel:

InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel features a fitness center, terrace, a restaurant and bar in Xi'an. An indoor swimming pool and a car rental service are available for guests. The property provides room service, a 24-hour front desk and currency exchange for guests.

The daily breakfast offers continental, American or Asian options.

Daming Palace is 4.8 miles from the hotel, while Xi'an City Wall is 5.5 miles away. The nearest airport is Xi'an Xianyang International Airport, 18 miles from InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel.

Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina
Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina
Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina
Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina
Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina
Room Type:Superior Cabin(26㎡)
Why this Hotel:

Inaugural in 2020, the new Victoria Sabrina is the largest river cruise ship in the world. Designed in cooperation with nine research and design firms, the Sabrina has been built to the highest standards for energy conservation, environmental protection, and the smoothest ride possible, with cabins designed for maximum passenger comfort.

Sail upstream with an extra night to relax and enjoy the same great services and amenities aboard Victoria! See the spectacular scenery of the Three Gorges, with excursions and optional tours to spots of historic and cultural interest, a scenic Yangtze tributary, evening performance, and the monumental Three Gorges Dam project.

Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Room Type:Deluxe Room
Why this Hotel:

Featuring free WiFi, Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing provides accommodation in Chongqing. Free on-site parking is also available at the property.

Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing is connected to Metropolitan Plaza Shopping Mall. It is a 15-minute drive from the train station and a 30-minute drive from Jiangbei Airport.

Each elegantly decorated room enjoy views of the city, the roof garden or Yangtze River. Rooms are equipped with satellite TV, minibar and tea/coffee maker.

Meeting facilities and a business centre are provided for business needs. Currency exchange is accessible as well at Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing.

Lijiang Waterfall Hotel Guilin
Lijiang Waterfall Hotel Guilin
Lijiang Waterfall Hotel Guilin
Lijiang Waterfall Hotel Guilin
Lijiang Waterfall Hotel Guilin
Room Type:Standard Room
Why this Hotel:

Close to many businesses, shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues

Ideal base for business and leisure travelers


Yangshuo Resort
Yangshuo Resort
Yangshuo Resort
Yangshuo Resort
Yangshuo Resort
Yangshuo Resort
Room Type:Deluxe Room with River View
Why this Hotel:

Located by Yulong River with beautiful river view

Car rental can be arranged by the property

Guest can taking a walk in the garden or relaxing on the sun terrace

The Royal Pacific Hotel & Towers
The Royal Pacific Hotel & Towers
The Royal Pacific Hotel & Towers
The Royal Pacific Hotel & Towers
The Royal Pacific Hotel & Towers
Room Type:Standard Room
Why this Hotel:

Located on Canton Road atop the China-Macau Ferry Terminal, Royal Pacific Hotel is just a four-minute walk from Austin MTR Station, eight-minute walk from Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station and eight-minute walk to the Star Ferry Pier. It is a mere five-minute drive to the High-Speed Train Hong Kong Station and the Airport Express Line Kowloon Station. Shopping and dining is extremely easy as the hotel is next to Harbor City with over 500 shops and restaurants.

All 673 smoke-free rooms and suites with sizes ranging from 22 to 147 square yards feature large floor-to-ceiling windows with spectacular views of Victoria Harbor and Kowloon Park. In addition to 24-hour access to the on-site Fitness Center, guests can enjoy morning runs at the adjacent Kowloon Park where mature trees and a beautiful flamingo lake await.

The hotel is ideal for hosting small and medium size groups for meetings, seminars and social events with function rooms of flexible configuration, while the harbourfront is a perfect location for an outdoor wedding ceremony.

Discover the all-day menu and executive lunch and dinner sets at Pierside Bar and Restaurant. Chill out during happy hour and indulge in the gorgeous sunset view with a wide selection of wines, cocktails and liqueurs.

What's included

AccommodationInternational-standard
Day1-3 Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, an IHG Hotel
Day4-5 InterContinental Xi'an North, an IHG Hotel
Day6-9 Victoria Cruise Lines-Victoria Sabrina
Day10 Hyatt Regency Metropolitan Chongqing
Day11 Lijiang Waterfall Hotel Guilin
Day12-13 Yangshuo Resort
Day14 The Royal Pacific Hotel & Towers

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!

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.