Pingyao Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF CHINA 1329

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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. This evening enjoy an acrobatic show!

Day 2: Shanghai

Once known for its decadent magnetism that attracted fortune-seekers and adventurers, Shanghai looks like a European city in a Chinese setting. A stroll along the famous Shanghai Bund confirms this. Today, we visit the Oriental Pearl TV tower, explore the Jade Buddha Temple, charming Yuyuan Gardens, and enjoy some time for shopping at Nanjing road and the French concession.

Day 3: Shanghai

Today is a free day.

Day 4: Shanghai - Hangzhou

Today we drive to visit Wuzhen and then onward to Hangzhou and overnight there.

Day 5: Hangzhou

Today we visit to West Lake, Lingyin Temple, Six Harmonies Pagoda and drink tea at Dragon well!

Day 6: Hangzhou - Tunxi

Today we drive to Tunxi and visit the old street of the Song Dynasty.

Day 7: Tunxi - Huangshan (Yellow Mountain)

Today transfer to the Yellow Mountain Scenic Area, cable car to the mountain, touring Shixin Peak, Lion Peak, Refreshing Terrace, Flower growing out of writing brush and Monkey gazing at the sea.

Day 8: Huangshan (Yellow Mountain) - Beijing

Watching the sunrise, touring the Clouds dispelling pavilion, Xihai Grand Canyon, Flying Stone, Bright top peak before taking the cable car down to the city, we visit to Hongcun Village. Transfer to airport and fly to Beijing. Upon arrival you will be met by guide and transferred to your hotel.

West Lake temple

Day 9: Beijing

Today we tour the Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and enjoy a rickshaw ride through the Hutong Area.

Great Wall

Day 10: Beijing

Today we visit the Juyongguan section of Great Wall and later Summer Palace.

Forbidden City

Day 11: Beijing

Today we visit the Temple of Heaven and later enjoy shopping in the Silk Alley markets!

Summer Palace

Day 12: Beijing - Datong

This morning is free before we transfer you to the train station for your train K615 (1540-2148) to Datong. Upon arrival we will pick you up and transfer to you to your hotel.

Ming statue

Day 13: Datong

Today enjoy a full day excursion to the Yungang Grottos, Huayan Temple, Nine Dragon Wall and Shanhua Temple.

Hanging Temple

Day 14: Datong - Taiyuan

Today enjoy a full day excursion to the Hanging Temple and the Wood Pagoda before driving to Taiyuan and overnight there.

Inside a cave

Day 15: Taiyuan - Pingyao

Today we drive to Pingyao and visit the ancient town and Family Qiao’s Courtyard before we drive to Taiyuan.

Day 16: Pingyao - Xi'an

Today is a free day (check-out 10am you can store your luggage and explore independantly). Later you will be transfer to train station for your overnight train to Xian 2669 2010/0618+1.

Day 17: Xi'an

Upon arrival you will be met by the guide and transferred to hotel and also enjoy a tour of the Terracotta Army and Work Factory.

Day 18: Xi'an

Today enjoy a tour of Xi'an City Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda and the Muslim Market.

Day 19: Xi'an - Guilin

This morning is free for you to explore independantly before transferring you to the airport for your evening flight to Guiln. Upon arrival we will transfer you to the hotel.

Day 20: Guilin

Today we drive to Longsheng, to visit to Longji rice terraces! Later we travel back to Guilin.

Day 21: Guilin - Yangshuo

Today enjoy a Li rRver Cruise and then have a free afternoon at Yangshuo. This evening enjoy the Impression of Liusanjie show.

Day 22: Yangshuo

Today is a free day for you to celebrate your 26th Wedding Anniversary!

Day 23: Yangshuo

Today our arrangements sadly come to an end with a departure airport transfer to Guilin airport.

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