10-Day China Classic Tour with Hong Kong
Day 1 Beijing
Welcome to China! Our private guide and driver will pick you up from Beijing airport and transfer to hotel. The rest of day is free.
Day 2 Beijing(B, L)
Beijing is the capital of China with numerous places of interests. Today’s tour includes the following attractions: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Hutong tour with rickshaw, Silk Factory.
Tiananmen Square: The largest city square in the world, a symbol of China.
Forbidden City: It used to be the palace of Chinese 24 emperors of Ming and Qing Dynasties (1368-1911).
Hutong tour with rickshaw: Hutongs were lived by old Beiijingers and are now still resident. It is a good place to read old Beijing city life.
Day 3 Beijing(B, L)
A famous saying by Chairman Mao, ‘He who has never been to the Great Wall is not a true man’ is commonly favored among people. Feel the charm of the Great Wall in Mutianyu Great Wall. Besides, visit Temple of Heaven and Cloisonne Factory.
Mutianyu Great Wall: The most spectacular section of Great Wall but less crowded. Temple of Heaven: A royal temple where emperors held payer and sacrifice ceremonies to the Heaven for a good harvest.
Day 4 Beijing(B, L)
Today morning we come to the Summer Palace and Olympic Green. After lunch, transfer to airport and fly to Xian. Pick you up at Xian airport and drive to hotel.
Summer Palace: A world-reputed royal garden used for the royal family’s entertainment. A cruise in its beautiful Kunming Lake will bring you to wide imaginations.
Olympic Green: Pay an exterior visit to the marvelous designed Bird’s Nest and Water Cube, which rank among the Top 10 New architectures appraised by Business Week.
Day 5 Xian(B, L)
Xian is a time-honored city and was capital of ancient China. Discover the glory of Xian by visiting Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Xian City Wall, Xian Art Pottery Factory.
The Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses: One of the greatest achievements in archeology history of the 20th century. 6000 life-size vividly painted terracotta warriors and horses arranged in battle formation used to protect the tomb of Qinshihuang, the first emperor in Chinese history.
Big Wild Goose Pagoda: A sacred place for Buddhists.
Xian City Wall: One of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world.
Day 6 Xian(B, L)
Continue our tour in Xian by sightseeing in Shaanxi Provincial Museum and the Great Mosque. After lunch, be sent to the airport and take the flight to Guilin. Pick up at Guilin airport and transfer to hotel.
Shaanxi Historical Museum: Where houses the best cultural heritage of Shaanxi Province.
The Great Mosque: Built in 742, the mosque is a major spot for religious activities of over 60,000 Moslems in Xian.
Day 7 Guilin(B, L)
Guilin is famed as the finest scenery under heaven. Let’s explore its beauty though a Li River Cruise and a tour in West Street in Yangshuo Country. Be transferred back to Guilin in late afternoon.
Li River Cruise: A cruise along the Li River to Yangshuo will be an unforgettable experience. All around is stunning scenery: the spectacular karst peaks, graceful bamboo groves, famers tending rice paddies, buffaloes cooling off in the river, fishermen gliding along on their narrow bamboo rafts with the famous fishing cormorants.
West Street in Yangshuo country: Yangshuo is an ancient and beautiful country. Walk in its famous street- West Street. The street has a history of over 1,400 years and holds a unique mix of cultures. Traditional folk arts, shops, cafes, restaurants and bars are all along the street.
Day 8 Guilin(B, L)
Today morning, tour to Reed Flute Cave, Elephant Trunk Hill, Fubo Hill, Pearl factory is included. After lunch, be delivered to the airport and take the flight to Hong Kong. Airport pickup and hotel transfer is availed upon your arrival at Hong Kong airport.
Reed Flute Cave: The cave is formed 200 million years ago with myriads of stalactites, stalagmites, pillars and other formations. Under the special artificial lighting system, all you feel is that you are in a heaven where Gods live.
Elephant Trunk Hill: The hill looks like a huge elephant digging its trunk into the river, hence the name. In the hill, there are also characteristic caves and the famous Puxian Pagoda.
Fubo Hill: Half standing in the river, the other half on land, the hill is deemed to have the power of subduing waves since the galloping water is always blocked here and eddied.
Day 9 Hong Kong(B)
Hong Kong is a fascinating integration of oriental and western culture with a unique flavor. We lead you to the best attractions to learn about its particular charm: Victoria Peak, Aberdeen, and Repulse Bay.
Victoria Peak: Hong Kong’s number one tourist destination. Flocks of people come to observation deck to have a bird’s view of the amazing city. It features the 112 year old Peak Tram and Hong Kong’s most unusual building-The Peak Tower.
Aberdeen Harbor: Where thousands of people live in the junks and sampans (old fashioned boats) served as floating home.
Repulse Bay: One of Hong Kong’s most unique residential areas.
Day 10 Departure(B)
Free time before departure, transfer to airport. We wish you have a pleasant journey home and thank you for using with our service.
* Admission fees for all of the sightseeing spots listed in the itinerary.
* Meals as listed in the itinerary.
* Hotels as listed in the itinerary.
* Private English-speaking tour guide and private vehicle for transfers & sightseeing.
* China internal flights: Beijing-Xian, Xian-Guilin, Guilin-Hong Kong.
* Free visits to handicraft factories.
* Service charge & government taxes.
* Luggage transfers between airports and hotels.
* Free-bottled mineral water.
* China life tourist accident/casualty insurance.
* Entry or exit China airfare.
* Personal expenses.
* Gratuities, tips to guides or drivers.
* High Season: April 1-October 31, Low Season: November 1-March 31.
* Discount for children from 2 to 12 years old differs according to your tour size.
* If you are a group of 10 or 10 people above, please contact us, we could give a very competitive discount.
* If you need to prolong your stay in China, or arrive a few days earlier, please let us know and we’d be happy to extend your hotel bookings, or arrange additional tours for you.