- Professional local English-speaking tour guides
- Air-conditioned tour coach
- Meals as list
- Entrance tickets as list
- 2 ways transfers from/to the airport/train station in each city
- 03 nights in Beijing including breakfast, tax and service fee
- 03 nights in Shanghai including breakfast, tax and service fee
- One way high speed train ticket – second class: Beijing/Shanghai, including booking ticket service charge
- Tips to the guide and the driver (optional)
- Fee for cable car on the Great Wall (optional)
- Fee for Chinese Acrobatics Show/Kung Fu Show (optional, RMB190/pp for one show)
- Fee for Huangpu River Cruise (optional, RMB440/per person)
Day 1st Arrive in Beijing (Dinner)
Airport transfer: Welcome to the capital of China – Beijing! Your driver will meet you at the airport and transfer you to HOTEL with downtown location.
Day 2nd Beijing (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven & Summer Palace
Pick up at your hotel between 7:00am and 8:00am, this tour starts at Tian'anmen Square with its plentitude of monuments testi fying to the communist, and more specifically, Mao's influence on China's modern history. From there you will proceed to the Forbidden City, the largest and best-preserved ancient imperial palaces group with 500 years history in the world. Visit the Forbidden City along the central axis from south to north for 2 hours. On the way to Temple of Heaven, you will have a chance to visit the Chinese traditional medicine culture. After having a short rest, we'll visit the Temple of Heaven -- the largest ancient imperial worship architecture group in the world where the ancient Emperors prayed for peace and harvest. The visit to Temple of Heaven takes about 1 hour. After lunch, enjoy a short visit to a pearl free market not missed. Driving (30minutes) to Summer Palace, the largest and most beautiful Chinese imperial garden. It is regarded as a museum of gardens in China. The visit takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes. Transferred back to your hotel.
Day 3rd Beijing (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Badaling Great Wall & Mingtombs- Changling.
Day 4th Beijing, Beijing/Shanghai by high speed train (Breakfast, Lunch)
Panda House, Yonghe Lama Temple, Hutong tour & exterior sight of Birds Nest+ Train drop off in Beijing + train pick up in Shanghai.
Pick up at your hotel between 7:30am and 8:00am, and then driving to Beijing Zoo where you can see the lovely Giant Pandas. The Panda Zoo visit takes about 40 minutes. Then take you to the largest Lama Temple of Beijing --- Yonghe Temple, 1 hour tour for the mysterious Tibet style Buddhism temple. The Lama Temple tour finishes at about 11:00. You will be arranged to have lunch with locals in a typical Beijing resident's house. Then visit the old Beijing lanes by taking rickshaws. Hutong tour lasts for 2 hours.
We will arrange 45 minutes to take pictures at the Bird's nest and water cube. If you are interested in the inner structure of the stadiums, the tour guide will assist you in buying the tickets, and you could enter in the stadiums for a visit yourself. Driving the travelers back to their hotel. On the way to your hotels, we also arrange the short visit to a China Tea House to enjoy tea ceremony.
Transfer to railway station in Beijing and you will go to Shanghai by high speed train. (5 hours train trip.)
You will be met at the railway station and transferred to hotel in Shanghai. Have a good rest.
Day 5th Shanghai (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day excursion to Suzhou and Zhouzhuang.
Upon arrival in Suzhou, the first stop is Net Master Garden. Compact layout, exquisite design, coordinated ratio, profound cultural air makes this garden the best and most celebrated as a model Ming Dynasty Garden in all of Suzhou. Then it's on to view the Ancient City Wall, a historical and cultural attraction in Suzhou. A wharf has been built at the wall, working as a bridge-connecting moat around an old area of the city and the gardens. The Grand Canal, the oldest and longest man-made waterway in the world, many historic and cultural heritages are along the waterway, and a tour of a silk spinning factory to see how Chinese silk has been produced since the 14th century. After lunch, we visit the water town of Zhouzhuang, a town abundant with rivers and lakes. Though over 900 years old, the style and features of this magical place and the lives of its inhabitants remain almost unchanged. Transfer you back to your hotels in Shanghai after the tour.
Day 6th Shanghai (Breakfast, Lunch)
Shanghai Amazing City tour!
Tour starts at about 9:00am. Spend a whole day getting to know the wonders of Shanghai: The beautiful Yu Garden and Old Market Town, the spectacular Bund, a choice of either Pearl City or Silk Factory stores, the Nanjing Road shopping experience, the serene Jade Buddha Temple, the vast Shanghai Museum, before ending your day in the relaxing Xin Tian Di district. An amazing day that you’ll remember for a lifetime!
Optional Program: Evening Huangpu River Cruise & Bund City Lights
Tonight, you will have a Night Tour of Shanghai city and a Night Cruise on Huangpu River. Which divides the Bund into two sections, Pu Dong and Pu Xi, which mean "east of river" and "west of river". Local people honor the Huangpu as Mother River, and as you view the lights and spectacle from the deck of your evening cruise, you will understand why. Enjoy the beautiful Shanghai Bund Night View. The Bund is the cultural section of Shanghai that best represents the blending of ancient and modern influences. This renowned waterfront district is the city's most famous landmark. The word Bund is of Anglo-Indian origin meaning "embankment on the waterfront", and you'll experience the definition literally with a feeling of space and openness that you won't find anywhere else in Shanghai. Seen at night, Shanghai looks much more different. It is a good chance to enjoy the charms of this sleepless city in South China. Transfer you to your hotel.
Day 7th Shanghai (Breakfast)
Airport drop off in Shanghai
Transfer you to the airport from your hotel and fly to your next destination! Finish the happy and memorable Beijing Shanghai tour!