Home > 14 Days China Experience Tour with Panda

Tour Informations:

Tour Type:
A private tour for your family or your friends exclusively
 Duration: 14 days, 13 nights
 Pick-up point: Pudong International Airport (Shanghai International Airport or Beijing International Airport)
 Finishing point: Beijing International Airport(Or Pudong International Airport)
 Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry)
 Payment Types: Cash, Wire, Paypal, WesternUnion
 Available: Daily
 (B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner)

Itinerary Hights:
This tour opens you to the cores of Beijing, Xi'an, Shanghai and Suzhou, Guilin five best-known cities of China. This is a tour where you'll be experiencing all kinds of UTMOST on the miraculous land of China, say, the utmost history-rich cities, the max developed city, the extreme picturesque city and the paramount city to appreciate Chinese national treasures - adorable Giant Pandas. You¡¯ll wonder at the ancient architectural wonders, melt into the lovely natural world through river cruise or bay sunbathing and feel astonished at the development of these cities from their museum and exhibition center.

Day 1. Arrive Shanghai

Place & Transport: Arrive in Shanghai, The international flight not included
Today's Activities:
Transfered from Airport to your hotel.
Accommodation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Shanghai
Meal: No meal

  A fter taking off the plane, we will pick you up at the exit of airport with a welcome signage and drive you to your hotel directly. The rest time is for you to have a rest and overcome jetlag.




Day 2. Shanghai    B, L

Place & Transport: Shanghai
Today's Activities: Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Museum, Nanjing Road, Oriental Pearl TV Tower

Accommodation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Shanghai

Meal: B,L

  After breakfast, your memorable tour starts! This morning, you will visit The Bund area, which is teemed with the futuristic, avant-garde buildings - Oriental Pearl Tower, Jin Mao Building, Bank of China Tower. Completed in 1995 to a highly innovative design, Shanghai Oriental Pearl TV Tower has become a symbol of excellence in architecture and is a favourite sight for tourists in Shanghai. At 468 meters, it is the third tallest TV and radio tower in the World. On the TV Tower, to have a bird's eye view of Shanghai City.

After that, you will go to Nanjing road, which is a must-see metropolitan destination attracting thousands of fashion-seeking shoppers from all over the world. And you can have a dinner to enjoy the characteristic local dishes in the restaurants along the road.

In the afternoon, after Chinese Lunch in a local restaurant, you will move on to Shanghai Museum, one of the four largest museums in our country, Shanghai Museum, which specializes in exhibiting art works from ancient times. Built on the ancient Chinese idea that 'the earth is square and the heaven is round', the museum has a distinctive appearance and looks like a bronze ware at a distance.

After that, visit the Yuyuan Garden, ¨C the representative traditional Chinese garden in Shanghai. Each pavilion, hall, stone and stream in the garden is expressing the quintessence of South China landscape design from the Ming and Qing Dynasty. Over forty spots, divided by dragon walls, wound corridors and beautiful flowers, form a unique picture featuring "one step, one beauty; every step, every beauty". Out from Yuyuan Garden, move to Yuyuan Bazaar to explore how elaborate and cute the traditional Chinese handicrafts and art works are, and savor some local flavor snacks here.a famous classical garden in the south region. The symbol of Yuyuan Garden is the Nine Zigzag Bridge built of granite and grass-white jade and the quaint, elegant mid-lake pavilion.

In the evening, enjoy the thrilling Acrobatics Show as your night option will bring you a memorable night.

The Bund
Nanjing Road
Yuyuan Garden
Acrobatics Show



Day 3. Shanghai - Suzhou - Shanghai    B, L

Place & Transport: Shanghai to Suzhou, Suzhou back to Shanghai.
Today's Activities: Arriving in Suzhou, Lingering Garden, Pan Gate, Grand Canal cruise, Suzhou No. 1 Silk Mill
Accommodation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Shanghai.

  This morning, we will drive you to Suzhou city. After arriving in Suzhou, your trip begins in the famous classical garden-The Lingering Garden, which is famous for the exquisite beauty of its magnificent halls, and the various sizes, shapes, and colors of the buildings. After the tour in the garden, you will visit the Pan Gate next. Pan Gate is part of the ancient city wall built in 514 BCE that surrounded and protected Suzhou, which so famous for its complex of both land and water city gates that many times.

After eating in a local Chinese restaurant for lunch.

In the afternoon, Continue the tour to the Grand Canal, in Suzhou serves as the most convenient traffic web that covers the whole city. The majority of Suzhou attractions can be linked by the Grand Canal cruise.

At last, visit the Suzhou No. 1 Silk Mill. Suzhou has a long and rich history of silk culture, including mulberry tree and silk worm cultivation and turning raw silk into beautiful fabric. The Suzhou No. 1 Silk Mill more like a museum which shows you how the silk is made from cocoons from the beginning and the whole silk process. Not to be missed. Drive back to Shanghai.

The Bund
Bird's nest
Grand Canal
Suzhou No. 1 Silk Mill



Day 4. Shanghai - Guilin      B, L

Place&Transport: Shanghai to Gulin
Today's Activities: French Concession, Leave Shanghai for Guilin
Accommondation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Guilin.
Meal: B
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 A
fter breakfast, visit the French Concession together with Xintiandi area which combine the old and modern Shanghai together.

After that, be transferred to the airport for your flight to Guilin, the most scenic city in China. Upon arrival, your local guide will greet you and escort you to the hotel. The rest of day is yours for rest or explore the city on your own.



Day 5   Guilin - Longsheng  Town  B, L

Place&Transport: Guilin - Longsheng
Today's Activities: Longsheng Town, Longji Terraced Fields, Huangluo Yao Village, Pingan Zhuang Village
Accommondation :Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Guilin.
Meal: B,L


  After breakfast, drive you to Longsheng and have a full day excursion to Longsheng for the Rice Terraces and ethnic minority culture. It¡¯s known to the world as an essential part of Guilin highlight. The Longji rice terraces area is famous for the excessively large number of terraced rice paddy fields on its mountain, which have created an intricate pattern on the hillsides. The scenery here is absolutely gorgeous around the world.

After lunch at a local Chinese restaurant, visit the villages of the minorities Zhuang and Yao, the area allows for easy to moderate walking/hiking possibilities along and up hillsides to view the panoramas of the terraced rice fields, as well as glimpse the rural life and style of architecture found in the forest-fringed villages. Then drive you back to your hotel in Guilin.

Longji Terraced Fields
Longsheng Town



Day 6   Guilin   B, L

Place&Transport: Guilin - Yangshuo, Li River & Countryside Tour
Today's Activities: Li River & Countryside Tour
Accommondation :Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Yangshuo
Meal: B,L

 After breakfast, head for the Zhujiang Pier (about 40 minutes) to take a boat cruise down the picturesque Li River to Yangshuo County, which is the highlight of any visit to Guilin. Along the river, be inspired by breathtaking views of peaks and pinnacles, crystal-clear water and picturesque pastoral views of rice paddies and water buffaloes. After checking into your hotel, you will enjoy the countryside tour by cycling for 1 hour or use our private car.

Tonight, if you prefer, a highly recommendation is the not-to-miss landscape show Impression of Sanjie Liu as the night entertainment.

Li River
Li River Cruise



Day 7   Guilin - Chengdu    B, L

Place&Transport: Guilin - Chengdu
Today's Activities: , Elephant Trunk Hill
Accommondation :Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Chengdu.
Meal: B,L


 This morning, you will be driven back to Guilin (about 1.5-hour drive) for a visit to the Reed Flute Cave first, which is a landmark and tourist attraction in Guilin. It is a natural limestone cave with multicolored lighting and has been one of Guilin¡¯s most interesting attractions for over 1200 years.

Later, visit the Elephant Trunk Hill, which is the symbol of the city of Guilin. It got its name because it looks like an elephant drinking water. The round opening that would be under the elephant¡¯s trunk is known as Water-Moon Cave because at night the reflection of the moon can be seen through the arch and it looks as if it is under the water and floating on the surface of the water at the same time.

After lunch, be escorted to the airport for your flight to Chengdu. Upon arrival, your local guide will greet and pick you up to the hotel.

Elephant Trunk Hill
Reed Flute Cave

 

Day 8    Chengdu       B, L

Today's Activities: Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, Jinli Street, Leaving Chengdu for Xi'an
Accommondation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Xi'an
Meal: B,L

  You will start your one day tour with a visit to the famous Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, where you may have chance to see cute pandas. A number of pandas live there in large naturalistic habitats, helping visitors to understand how these animals live in the wild. The human-made structures have been designed to blend well with the natural scenery. The giant panda program is not the only successful one there. Red pandas and black-necked cranes also are being studied and have had successful reproduction programs at the base.

And then you can go to Jinli Street to do some leisure walk. Chengdu Jinli Ancient Street was set up and opened for public in 2004. Walking in this street, historic lanes, old official residences, vernacular dwelling, inns and shops will bring you back to the ancient China. The elegant style of the architectures tells you what Sichuan looks like during the Qing Dynasty. Sichuan Culture is inlayed in this ancient street. In Jinli, you can not miss snack. More famous and delicious foods are buckwheat noodle, Sandapao, Chinese crispy bread with beef, yellow fermented glutinous rice, fried sugar pastry ball, and so on.


After lunch, we will drive you back to airport, and you will fly to the ancient capital- Xi'an. We will pick you up at airport in Xi¡¯an and drive you to your hotel.

Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding
Jinli Street


Day 9   Xi'an
   B, L

Place&Transport: Xi'an
Today's Activities: Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Ancient City Wall, the Forest of Stone Tablets Museum, Muslim Quater
Accommondation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Xi'an
Meal: B,L

  After breakfast, visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda which was originally built in 652 during the reign of Emperor Gaozong of the Tang Dynasty (618-907), it functioned to collect Buddhist materials that were taken from India by the hierarch Xuanzang.In ancient times£¬successful candidates in the highest imperial examinations always left their signature in the tower which was called Superscription of the Wild Goose Tower. In addition, many celebrities left poems or some other literature works.

After that, you can visit the Ancient City Wall.This wall represents one of the oldest and best preserved Chinese city walls, as well being one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world. Now it is 12 meters tall, 12-14 meters wide overing 14 kilometers in length with a deep moat surrounding it. You can walk, or even cycle on the wall.

After lunch at a local chinese restaurant, visit the Forest of Stone Steles, which holds a big collection of steles in China. It is one of the centers of ancient Chinese stone-engraving classic. It is also the center of the works of art of noted calligraphers of past dynasties. The numerous standing steles likens a forest, hence the name " Forest of Steles"'.With a history of over 900 years, it is an art treasure well known at home and abroad.

At last, visit the Muslim Quater which offers a wide range of bargains. The Muslim Quater is the main gathering place of the local Muslim community and offers a great deal of exotic shops and savory restaurants. Drive back to your hotel.

local Muslim community
Ancient City Walls
Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Forest of Stone Steles


Day 10   Xi'an    B, L

Place&Transport: Xi'an
Today's Activities: Qin Terra-cotta Army, Shaanxi History Museum, Tang Dynasty Show, Chinese dumpling dinner
Accommondation :Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Xi'an
Meal: B,L

 Today your first stop is to see the incredible Terracotta Warriors, one of the most significant archeological finds in 20th century. 6000 life-size terra soldiers and horses in battle formation have guarded Emperor Qin Shihuang¡¯s mausoleum for 2200 years.

At noon, a special home-cooked a la carte lunch (valued at CNY100.00 per person and included in our price) will be served to you at a local home. Particularly, you can learn to cook Chinese food from the hostess. It is a good chance for you to learn more about the local people and will be one of the most memorable parts of your trip.

After lunch, you will tour the Shaanxi History Museum where you can learn more history about this ancient city through the valuable bronze wares, jade, potteries, and murals from the Prehistory Period to the Qing Dynasty exhibited there. Drive back to your hotel.

And the night is quite special arranged for you - Tang Dynasty Show plus a delicious Chinese dumpling dinner! While the show is a mixture of ancient melodious music and inspiring dances, trying to relive the golden time of Tang Dynasty (618-907A.D.). This banquet is really a great feast to your eyes and tongue.

Terracotta Warriors
Shaanxi History Museum
Tang Dynasty Show
Chinese dumpling dinner



Day 11   Xi'an - Beijing       B, L

Place&Transport: Xi'an to Beijing
Today's Activities: Temple of Heaven, Peking Roast Duck
Accommondation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Beijing.
Meal: B, L, D

  In the morning , drive you to airport, fly to Beijing . After a short rest at hotel, visit Temple of Heaven where you can see the local people do morning exercise. The Temple of Heaven, where the emperors worshipped the heavens in hopes of good harvests. As the dwelling of the God of Heaven, it covers an area even larger than the dwelling of the emperor, Forbidden City.

You will have a dinner at the renowned Quanjude restaurant that serves Beijing's famous Peking Roast Duck. The chef cuts the meat into thin slices, each having a piece of skin and perfect with the complete layers of the meat. Then the meat is served with very thin pancakes, Chinese onions and special sauce -- usually sweet bean sauce. Later, drive you to your hotel.

Forbidden City
Peking Roast Duck















Day 12   Beijing      B, L

Today's Activities: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace
Accommondation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Beijing.
Meal: B,L

  This morning you will visit the grand Tiananmen Square the biggest urban city square in the world. Many constructions of great historical importance have been built on and around it. From there you will enter the Imperial Palace, also known as the Forbidden City to explore its fascinating halls and pavilions. Here, you will not only learn how the emperor handled political affairs and lived their lives, but also appreciate numerous ancient art treasures.

Then you will tour Forbidden City was the seat of Imperial power for 500 years, and is now a major tourist attraction in China.

Take you to a local Chinese restaurant to taste the authentic cuisine.

In afternoon, you can travel to Summer Palace, one of China¡¯s largest imperial garden. Summer Palace was originally a royal garden and a temporary dwelling palace for emperors of Qing Dynasty. Its predecessor was the Garden of Clear Ripples (Qingyiyuan) started in 1750 and burned down by the British and French allied troops in 1860.

Tiananmen Square
Forbidden City


Day 13      Beijing      B, L

Place & Transport: Beijing
Today's Activities: Great Wall (Mutianyu section, round-trip cable car included), Sacred Way, Ming Tomb, Bird's Nest (Olympic National Stadium)
Accommodation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Beijing

  After breakfat, drive to the Mutuanyu Great Wall. One of the most important activities for the entire Beijing trip is the brief hiking at the Great Wall, Mutianyu section. No words can tell its amazement to the world. It is the must place you should visit in China. Its tremendous influence is well-known around the world. The Mutianyu stretch of the Great Wall is 22 kilometers long and has 22 watchtowers - the highest of which reaches an altitude of 540 meters above sea level, thanks to the mountain peak on which it is erected - making it the most densely packed section of the Great Wall as far as watchtowers go.

After lunch at a local chinese restaurant, you will continue the visit to the Sacred Way and the Ming Tomb. The Ming Tomb was originally built only as Changling, the tomb of Emperor Zhuli and his empresses. This is the most magnificent of the tombs. The succeeding twelve emperors built their tombs around Changling. We feel that it is necessary to remind visitors with heart problems to consider carefully whether they should enter the underground chambers. The atmosphere and dull lighting can be a problem. As always, do not hesitate to consult your guide, who will be able to offer advice.

On the way back to your hotel, you are fortunately to pass by the famous Bird's nest and the Water Cube. You can take their exterior photography photographs to keep track of the two grand constructions and leave a pleasant memory here.

Mutuanyu Great Wall

Bird's nest



Day 14   Leave Beijing
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Place & Transport: Leave Beijing
Today's Activities: Leave Beijing
Accommodation: Three Stars, Four Stars or Five Stars Hotel(Can be customized) in Beijing


  After 14 wonderful days, your trip comes to an end. Then we will drive you to the airport and you can fly back home.

 


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3. Meals specified in the itinerary: Western breakfast in hotels Chinese lunch and dinner in local restaurants
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5. Tour guide: Tour guide: In every tour city of China, each tour is conducted by a professional tour guide
6. Free baggage allowance: Passages holding adult-fare air tickets are entitled to free baggage allowance of 40 kg for first class, 30kg for business class,and 20kg for economy class.No free baggage allowance is granted to infants Free baggage transfer between airport and hotel



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3. Meals not specified in the itinerary.
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5. Personal expenses: phone bills, laundry, optional tours, postage, excess baggage charge, entertainment fees out of the itinerary.
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