14 days China Tour: Mountains & Yangtze

12 Days: Changsha 1night l zhangjiajie 3 l train to Yichang  l Yangtze Cruise4  l Jiuzhaigou 2 l Chengdu 2

This luxury China tour is from Hong Kong to Shanghai. In between travel to the scenic city of Guilin and the beautiful rural town of Yangshou, cruise along the mighty Yangtze River, the China tour package ends with exploring the ancient canal city of Suzhou

Day 1- 2 Hong Kong

Start your China tour from Hong Kong with transfer to your hotel. The next morning tour of Hong Kong to see the highlights , take a historic tram to the Peak for the spectacular view of Victoria Harbour, learn fish man life and culture at Aberdeen Fishing Village, stop at the beautiful beach of Repulse Bay, feel the bustling atmosphere at Stanley Market., afternoon free time to explore. (1B)

Day 3- 4 Guilin

Fly to China‘s famous scenic city of Guilin. The next day, travel in China on an enjoy a picturesque Li River cruise, goes past the bizarre shaped mountains, villages and water buffaloes. Disembark at the traditional country town of Yangshuo, sample local specialty dinner. (2B/1L/1D)

Day 5 Yangshou

Spend a free day to unwind yourself in the tranquil countryside, or discover local market, or try bamboo boat drifting, or take a cooking class or relax at a café shop, there are many activities to choose. (B

Day 6 - 8 Yangtze River

Visit “Palace of Natural Art” Reed Flute Cave where your will be surprised by colourful lights to highlight the stalactites inside of caves, drive pass the beautiful Elephant Trunk Hill before flying to Chongqing to board on your luxury cruise ship. Sail through the Three Gorges and enjoy magnificent views of various peak shapes, rolling hills and small towns along the river. Onshore excursions to the Ghost City of Fengdu, take a Sampan (wooden boat) tour to one of the Yangtze’s tributaries, visit remote villages, pass through the world’s biggest five level ship lock. Visit the Three Gorges Dam project. (3B/2L/2D)

Day 9 - 10 Shanghai

Continue your China package tour by flying to Shanghai. Upon arrival, private transfer to you hotel. Next morning stroll along the historic Bund riverfront to see 52 magnificent colonial buildings, experience the underwater tram ride through the sightseeing tunnel, featuring light show and music. Enjoy the panoramic city view from Shanghai’s landmark - Oriental Pearl Tower, relaxing walk the Riverside Promenade to see the contracting view of “Old & New” Shanghai. Get your camera ready! Step back in time at Old Quarter of Shanghai and its neighouring Yu Bazaar. Enjoy a historic walking along the charming Old French Concession, visit Xintiandi, a restored area of traditional residential houses, where modern villas and cafes sit next to ancient neighborhood blocks, sit back to have a cup of coffee or explore boutique shops. Sample local special dinner before a fabulous acrobatic show, taste local specialty dinner. (B/D)

Day 11 Suzhou

Experience a short high speed train to ancient canal city of Suzhou; visit the charming Humble Administrator’s Garden and unique Lion Forest Garden. Stroll along the canals, down the cobblestone streets and cute little bridges that cross of Pingjiang Road, visit a silk factory to learn the history and production of Chinese silk, stop at quaint water town of Tongli, discover original old houses, waterways, interesting local food and craft, turtles in the street, cormorants on boat before returning to Shanghai. (B)

Day 12 Depart Shanghai

Today finish the tour of China with a private hotel / airport transfer. (B)
Departures daily

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Trip Grading: Easy

Suitable for travelers with an average level of fitness and good mobility.

Pricing

* Travel April - May, Sep - Nov price from $2980p.p.

Inclusions

Private English speaking guide in mainland China, seat in coach tour of Hong Kong
8 night selected hotel accommdation, 3 night selected cruise
2 domestic flights in China
All private transfers in air conditioned vehicle in mainland China, seat in coach transfers in Hong Kong
11 Breakfasts (B), 3 lunches (L), 4 Dinners (D)
Sightseeing and associated entrance fees and evening shows

Exclusions

International airfare, airfare Hong Kong / Guilin
Travel insurance
Chinese Visa
Personal expenses
Gratuity & tips
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