Sun Yatsen's Memorial Hall
Chen Family's Temple
Chen Family's Temple
Six Banyan Trees Temple
Elephant Trunk Hill, Guilin
Reed Flute Cave, Guilin
Li River, Guilin
Stone Forest, Kunming
Golden Temple, Kunming
Three pagodas of Dali
Erhai Lake, Dali
Bai People, Dali
Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
Naxi People, Lijiang
Heilongtan Park, Lijiang
Oriental Pearl TV Tower
Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai
11 Days Guangzhou,
Guilin, Kunming, Dali, Lijiang And Shanghai
Tour Code: CNT_18
1. Tour Itinerary
Arrive at Guangzhou airport or railway station. Our English-speaking tour guide will meet and welcome you at the arrival hall, and then you will be transferred to your hotel for checking in. Remaining day is free at your own leisure.
Visit the Dr. Sun Yatsen's Memorial
Hall, Chen Family's Temple and Temple
of the Six Banyan Trees and Local market.
Sun Yatsen's Memorial Hall: Dr.
Sun has been respected as Father of
Modern China since he fought unyieldingly
against the corrupt Qing government
(1616-1911) and led the 1911 revolution
to end feudal system and found Republic
of China (1912-1949), leading Chinese
people into a new era.
Family's Temple: Built in the 1890s.
Its windows, door frames, and pavilions
are lavishly decorated with intricate
carvings and sculptures. It is now the
largest and best preserved and decorated
ancient architecture existing in Guangdong
of the Six Banyan Trees: A famous
ancient Buddhist temple that was built
in 537 in the Liang dynasty during the
Southern dynasties (386-581).
- Guilin (Breakfast
Transfer to the airport for flight to
Visit the Elephant Trunk Hill and the
Reed Flute Cave. Have a pleasant stroll
around the picturesque Fir Lake, the
Banyan Lake and the Southern Ancient
Flute Cave: A fascinating limestone
cave famed for the odd-shaped Karst
formations. The length of the tour is
about 550 meters offering a magic land
of stalagmites, stalactites, stone curtains
and stone pillars in fantastic shapes
and colors. It has been one of Guilin's
interesting attractions for over 1,200
Trunk Hill: The hill is located
on the western bank of Li River. The
shape of this famous rock formation
is just like a huge elephant drinking
water from the river with its trunk,
hence the name. On the top of the hill
there is a Puxian Pagoda which was built
in the Ming dynasty (1368-1644), the
pagoda looks like the handle of a sword.
- Li River Cruise - Yangshuo
Our tour guide
will meet you in your hotel lobby in
the morning, then take our private car
/ van to the Zhujiang Pier where the
Li River cruise starts (50 minutes'
driving), board the cruise boat (large,
air-conditioned ship). Usually the boats
set off at 09:00-09:30. Lunch will be
served onboard. The boat trip takes
4 hours. After arriving at the Yangshuo
Pier, you can have a stroll over the
busy West Street that lined with restaurants,
shops and caf¨¦s. Transfer
to your hotel in Yangshuo. There are
optional tours available in Yangshuo:
taking bamboo raft on Yulong River and
seeing cormerants catching fish; biking
to the countryside and visiting a local
farmer's family; visiting the Silver Cave...
River: Also called Lijiang River,
it flows 83 kilometers from Guilin to
Yangshuo, winding between green karst
hills and lush green fields. Cruising
down the river, you will encounter poetic
rural landscapes with rolling mountains,
steep cliffs, fishing boats, wild birds,
water buffalos, quiet villages, graceful
bamboo groves, and breathtaking views
of fantastic peaks.
- Guilin - Kunming (Breakfast
Tour from Yangshuo to Yulong River and
the nearby countryside, visit villages
and a local peasant's home, tour to
Moon Hill and Big Banyan Tree Park,
explore the breathtaking scenery in
Yangshuo. Transfer to the Guilin airport
for flight to Kunming.
- Stone Forest - Kunming / (Breakfast,
After breakfast, drive 1.5 hours (90
KM) to visit the Stone Forest. Return
to Kunming in the afternoon.
Stone Forest: The 26,000-hectare Stone Forest is located in Lu'nan Yi Nationality Autonomous County, about 120 kilometers southwest of Kunming. The area is believed to have been originally under the ocean. With eons of movement of the earth crust the area rose and broke through. The limestone left behind went through sun, rain, wind, and earthquakes and finally developed into the beautiful stone forest we see today.
Kunming - Dali
Take morning flight to Dali. Take
a cruise in the Erhai Lake then visit
the Three pagodas. In the afternoon,
we will visit the Dali Ancient City.
Erhai Lake: A fresh water lake
in the Yunnan Plateau at an elevation
of 1972 metres, with a length of 42
km and width of 8 km.
Three pagodas: The Three Pagodas
are representation of the ancient
architectural and cultural arts of
the Bai nationality, erected during
the Wudai Period (907-979 A.D.) of
the Dali Kingdom.
Ancient City: A famous Chinese
historical and cultural city and a
national scenic zone. A rich heritage
dates back to the days when the city
was the capital of the kingdoms of
Nanzhao and Dali.
- Lijiang / (Breakfast,
Drive 3.5 hours to Lijiang. Explore
Dayan Ancient Town.
Ancient Town: It is situated on
a plateau at an elevation of 2,600m
and is impressive because of its scenery
and lush vegetation. There is no other
town in China like Lijiang which incorporates
the folkways of so many people and the
architectural styles of both north and
Tour to Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Lijiang
Murals and Ancient Shuhe Village of
Dragon Snow Mountain: A holy mountain
for the Naxi people that is located
15km north of Lijiang city with an
altitude of 5600 meters (18,400 feet)
above sea level. Visit villages of
Murals: Made in succession from
the early Ming dynasty to the reign
of Emperor Qianlong in the Qing dynasty.
These mural paintings, with their
fine and smooth lines, bright colors,
vivid pattern and balanced and harmonious
composition are a wonderful sight.
Lijiang - Shanghai
and transfer to hotel. Visit
the Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Old Street
and former French Concession. Have
a stroll over the Bund. Optional program
in the evening: the Portman Acrobatic
Show or Huangpu River cruise.
the most famous classical garden in
Shanghai, Yuyuan is located to the
northeast of the old town, not far
from The Bund. It was built from 1559
to 1577 during the Ming Dynasty. Each
pavilion, hall, stone and stream in
the garden is expressing the quintessence
of South China landscape design from
Ming and Qing Dynasty.
French Concession: It
is once designated for the French
from 1849 to 1946, consisting of today's
Luwan and Xuhui Districts. Interesting
architecture built with French and
Belgian venture investments and showing
mixed Chinese-European styles. Today,
the area is characterized by quiet,
tree-lined avenues, French-style villas,
interesting boutiques, lively bars
and quaint cafes that are not typical
the architectural symbol of Shanghai,
the Bund is on the west bank of Huangpu
River and winds one kilometer. The
name "the Bund" is derived from an
Anglo-Indian term meaning literally
"muddy embankment". To the west of
the Bund, there are 52 magnificent
buildings standing in different styles:
Rome, Baroque, Gothic, Renaissance,
Classic and the combination of Eastern
and Western style, most of them were
erected before 1937.
Pu River: A
tributary of the Yangtze and there
is plenty of traffic on it to prove
its importance. You'll see the magnificent
building skylines on both the historic
west side (the Bund), and the modern
east side (Pudong) as well as the
working area of coal boats filling
barges and sending them downriver.
It's fun to see such lively river
life as well as Shanghai's amazing
Transfer to the
airport for your departure, end of service.
2. Hotel Accommodation
3. Tour Price
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4. Quotation Inclusions For The Above Tour:
1. Hotel accommodation
The hotel is based on two persons sharing
one twin or double standard room with
Daily American or Chinese breakfast at
the hotel, Chinese lunch and dinner in
local Chinese restaurant as specified
in the itinerary.
3. Private Transport
Private transport between airport or railway
station and hotel and all the sights by
The economic class air tickets of the
domestic flight or soft berth/seat train
tickets between cities as specified in
The main entrance tickets for the sights
6. Guiding service
All normal sightseeing tours in each city
with English-speaking guide and admission
fees where applicable. Our guide will
not fly with you from one city to another.
Upon your arrival at each city, a new
local guide and driver will pick you up,
be with you for local tour and see you
off after you finish the itinerary of
each city. The cruise shore excursion
is in-group assigned by the cruise company.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
We highly recommend that you purchase
full coverage travel insurance from you
country of origin.
8. Tibet Travel
Permit application fee
The Tibet Travel Permit application fee
if your tour covers Tibet.
5. Quotation Exclusions For The Above Tour:
1. Visa Fees
Charge of obtaining your visa to enter
of arrival and departure
The international or domestic air / train
charge of arrival and departure.
3. Single Room
Should a twin room is needed by a single
guest, supplement of the twin room will
is single supplement?
The hotel is based on
double occupancy. If the visitor travels
alone or the number of the travelers is
odd (such as 3,5, 7...), who stays in
one single room has to pay the single
room supplement. As the hotel is on double
Expenses of a personal nature such as
laundry, drinks, fax, telephone call,
optional activities or sightseeing, overweight
baggage charges or meals not indicated,
Optional programs which are not specified
in the above itinerary.
6. Tips to guides