Jiuzhaigou Holidays

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Great Wall

Day 1: Shanghai

Welcome to China and the start of your holiday! Enjoy an arrival transfer to our hotel, where you can sit back and relax after your long flight. Overnight at Langham Yangtze

Forbidden City

Day 2: Shanghai

Today we venture out to visit Zhujiajiao, located in a suburb of Shanghai city, Zhujiajiao is an ancient water town well-known throughout the country, with a history of more than 1700 years. Enjoy a relaxing day with guided explanation and free time to wander old narrow lanes, peculiar stone hawsers on the riverside and old residences and visit many other highlights. afternoon drive back to Shanghai and you will have some time to free explore this city and relax by yourselves. Overnight at Langham Yangtze

Ming statue

Day 3: Shanghai - Beijing

Today we will transfer you to the train station for your express "Bullet" train to Beijing. On arrival we will meet you at the Beijing train station and transfer you to your hotel.Overnight at Park Plaza

Climbing the Great Wall

Day 4: Beijing

Today we drive out of the city to Badaling, where we can walk a section of the Great Wall. Some sections are fairly steep, but the walk on the vast wall that snakes for thousands of kilometres is one of those ‘must do’ experiences! Later on we will be back in Beijing and visit Summer Palace, set on Kunming Lake, to view the lavishly decorated temples, halls and courts, reconstructed in 1902. Overnight at Park Plaza

Ti'ananmen Square Flags

Day 5: Beijing

Today at leisure, explore the capital city your own way.Overnight at Park Plaza

Summer Palace

Day 6: Beijing - Xi'an

Today at leisure.Later on we transfer you to the train station for your overnight train to Xian.

Day 7: Xi'an

Arrive Xi’an , we will meet you and transfer you to your hotel. Day at leisure or why don't you enhance your stay and join our optional Xian city tour including visit to Big Wild Goose Pagoda, City Wall, Muslim Market(please see the enhance section for more details).Overnight at Hilton

Day 8: Xi'an

Todays highlights will be a visit to Huaqing Hot Springs, a scenic spot in the shadow of Li Mountain. Before visiting the Terracotta Warrior archaeological site, we visit a workshop where we see the process used to create the terracotta figurines. In battle formation, the Terracotta Warriors are one of China’s most awesome sights.Overnight at Hilton

Day 9: Xi'an - Jiuzhaigou

Today we transfer you to the airport for the flight from Xi'an – Jiuzhaigou. Transfer from the airport to your hotel, we drive to Huanglong Park for a half-day tour.Overnight at Sheraton Hotel

Waterfall through the rocks

Day 10: Jiuzhaigou

Today at leisure or spent exploring the Jiuzhaigou Scenic Reserve, renowned for its outstanding natural beauty. It is home to densely growing conifers and rare and endangered animal species. Overnight at Sheraton Hotel

Colourful rock facade

Day 11: Jiuzhaigou

At leisure. Overnight at Sheraton Hotel

Day 12: Jiuzhaigou - Yangshuo

Transfer to airport and fly to Chengdu, then connecting flight to Guilin. Met by guide and transfer to Yangshuo. Overnight at Yangshuo Mountain Retreat

Day 13: Yangshuo

At leisure. Overnight at Yangshuo Mountain Retreat

Day 14: Yangshuo

At leisure. Overnight at Yangshuo Mountain Retreat

Day 15: Yangshuo - Shanghai

Back to Guilin, today we visit to Reed Flute Cave, and then transfer to airport and fly to Shanghai. Transfer to hotel by hotel shuttle bus. Overnight at Ramada Airport hotel

Day 16: Shanghai

Today we bid you farewell with a departure transfer to the Airport. Based on the magical places you have visited in China I am sure you will have many special memories to ponder on your long flight home.

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