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6 Days China Beijing And Shanghai Tour

Destinations: Beijing, Shanghai
Tour Code: TPT_02
Avilability: Daily


1. Tour Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival
On arrival at Beijing airport or railway station, you will be met by our guide and transferred to your hotel. The rest of day is at leisure or explore the nightlife of Beijing on your own.
Day 02 Beijing (Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner)
In the morning, visit Tiananmen Square and then explore the Forbidden City which was the Imperial Palace of the Ming and Qing dynasties. This afternoon we will discover the exquisite Summer Palace. Enjoy the Beijing Duck Dinner.
Optional program in the evening: Peking Opera, or Kungfu Show or Chinese Acrobatics.


Tiananmen Square: Situated in the heart of Beijing, the square stretches 880 meters from north to south and 500 meters from east to west. Tian'anmen is the entrance gate to the Forbidden City and was built in 1417. On October 1, 1949, Mao Zedong, proclaimed the founding of the People's Republic of China on the Tian'anmen Gate Tower.
Forbidden City: For almost 500 years, this imperial palace served as the home of 24 Emperors and the ceremonial and political center of the Chinese imperial government. The construction of the Forbidden City took 14 years and was finished in 1420. UNESCO listed it as a World Cultural Heritage Site in 1987.
Summer Palace: The largest, most beautiful and exquisite imperial garden in China. Mainly dominated by Kunming Lake and Longevity Hill, the Summer Palace covers an area of 2.9 square kilometers. There are more than 100 traditional architecture in the park; they include pagodas, temples, pavilions, waterside gazebos, halls, palaces, marble boat and stone bridges.
Beijing Duck Dinner: Beijing Roasted Duck is renowned as the most delicious food of Beijing. The duck is hung in the oven and roasted by flame burning from fruit-wood. The finished duck is characteristic with crispy skin, tender meat and the fragrance from the fruit-wood.
Peking Opera: Beijing Opera is deemed the national opera of China. The accompanying music, singing and costumes are full of Chinese cultural facts.
Day 03 Beijing (Breakfast + Lunch)
Take an excursion to the Mutianyu Great Wall, escape from the crowds and enjoy a leisure walk on the wall. After lunch, visit the Ming Tombs.

Mutianyu Great Wall: With has a history of more than 2,300 years, the Great Wall is one of the most extensive construction projects ever completed. Stretching 21,196 kilometers, this ancient defensive architecture winds up and down across mountains, deserts, grasslands and plateaus. The best-known and best-preserved section of the Great Wall was built in the 14-17th centuries A.D.. Mutianyu section is famous for its breath-taking scenery and is less crowded than the Badaling section.
Ming Tombs: The majestic mausoleums of 13 emperors of the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). Ming Tombs offers insight into imperial Ming Dynasty life, including stone thrones, tablet archway, Stone Figures, animal sculptures, ornamental columns and other evidence of Chinese culture and traditions. At present, only the Spirit Way, Dingling Tomb, Changling Tomb and Zhaoling Tomb are open for viewing.
Day 04 Beijing - Shanghai (Breakfast + Lunch)
Visit the Temple of Heaven. Transfer to the airport for flight to Shanghai.

Temple of Heaven: A complex of Taoist buildings built in 1420 during the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). It is the place where the emperors of Ming and Qing Dynasties made sacrifices to Heaven and prayed for good harvest.
Day 05 Shanghai (Breakfast + Lunch)
Visit the Shanghai Museum, 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.

Shanghai Museum: The museum is a treasure house of Chinese cultural essence with a rich collection of 120,000 valuable antique items. Shanghai Museum is especially famous for its treasures of bronzes (bells, knives, chariot ornaments), ancient coins, ceramics, Chinese calligraphy and traditional paintings.
Yuyuan Garden: As 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.
Former 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 of China.
The Bund: As 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.
Day 06 Departure (Breakfast)
Transfer to the airport for your departure, end of service.


2. Hotel Accommodation

Destination Luxury Standard Comfortable
Beijing Jinguang Hotel
Sunworld Hotel
King Parkview Hotel
Shanghai Renaissance Yuyuan
Galaxy Hotel
Holiday Inn Express

3. Tour Price

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3. Your travel date;
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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 private facilities.
2. Meals
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 air-conditioned vehicle.
4. Transportation between Cities
The economic class air tickets of the domestic flight or soft berth/seat train tickets between cities as specified in the itinerary.
5. Entrance tickets
The main entrance tickets for the sights mentioned.
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.
7. Insurance
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 China.
2. Charge of arrival and departure
The international or domestic air / train charge of arrival and departure.
3. Single Room Supplement
Should a twin room is needed by a single guest, supplement of the twin room will be charged.
What 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 occupancy.
4. Personal Expenses
Expenses of a personal nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone call, optional activities or sightseeing, overweight baggage charges or meals not indicated, ect.
5. Optional Programs
Optional programs which are not specified in the above itinerary.
6. Tips to guides and drivers

Tiananmen Square
Tiananmen Square
the Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Forbidden City
Forbidden City, Beijing
Peking Opera
Peking Opera
Temple of Heaven
Temple of Heaven
Hutong
Hutong tour
Summer Palace
Summer Palace
Yuyuan Garden
Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai
Shanghai The Bund
The Bund
Shanghai The Bund
The Bund, Shanghai
 
 
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