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9 Days Small Group China Tour of Beijing, Xi'an, Chengdu, No Shopping

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    What to Expect
    Day 1: Beijing

    Upon your arrival, your guide will meet you at Beijing Airport and then transfer you to the hotel. Relax during the rest of the day.

    Day 2: Beijing (B+L)

    Visit Tian'anmen Square and Forbidden City this morning. An a la carte lunch with Peking duck. In the afternoon, visit the Temple of Heaven. The evening will be highlighted by a lovely Chinese Kung Fu Show.

    Day 3: Beijing (B)

    Visit the Mutianyu Great Wall. Round trip cable car is included. Lunch is on your own arrangement.  You can take photo of the Bird's Nest on the way to the urban area. The whole day's sightseeing will come to an end after visiting a local market.

    Overnight Accommodations in Beijing: The Great Wall Hotel (5 stars)

    Day 4: Beijing - Xi'an (B+L)

    Visit the Summer Palace and follow your guide to trace the old Beijing culture by walking through the original Hutong alleys. Chinese paper cutting experience is included. An a la carte lunch will be served at a fancy restaurant. Then take a flight to Xi'an and check in at the hotel.

    Day 5: Xi'an (B+L+D)

    Visit the Terracotta Army Museum. After a special home cooked lunch at a local family, you will visit the Small Wild Goose Pagoda. A splendid evening is in store when you will be entertained by the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show when partaking of the famous dumpling dinner. (Tips: The show is available from Apr to Nov.)

    Day 6: Xi'an (B+L)

    Observe local life in the park, One-hour Tai Chi practice, Xi'an City Wall, A la carte lunch, Provincial History Museum, Great Mosque, Muslim Quarter.

    Overnight Accommodations in Xi'an : Sheraton Hotel Xi'an (5-star)

    Day 7: Xi'an - Chengdu (B)

    You will be transferred to the North Railway station for a 4-hour high speed train to Chengdu. Your guide will meet you and help you check in at the hotel. Lunch is on your own. Free time in the afternoon.

    Day 8: Chengdu (B)

    Visit Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in the morning. Then explore the Broad and Narrow Alleys of Chengdu. Lunch is arranged on your own. After that, visit Jinsha Site Museum and have some leisure time at Renmin Park. 

    Overnight Accommodations in Chengdu: Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza (4-star)

    Day 9: Departure from Chengdu (B)

    Airport drop-off is not included today. Please check out of the hotel and catch your flight by yourself.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered


    • Capital Airport, Shunyi, Beijing 101300 China
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    9 days
    Return Details
    Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza
    • 8 nights accommodation
    • One way Economy-class airfare from Beijing to Xi'an
    • Second-class seat of high speed train from Xi'an to Chengdu
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Two bottled water per person per day
    • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
    • Professional guide & experienced driver
    • Gratuities
    • China Visa Fee
    • International airfare
    • Airport drop-off service in Chengdu on Day 9
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Shanghai Crowne Plaza Century Park Hotel has changed its name to "Parkline Century Park Hotel Shanghai".
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Summer School holidays is not the time to take in the sights. Extremely crowded everywhere we went. Having said that, it was still an enjoyable experience. Great Wall, Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square all very crowded but our guide was very good and steered us around the
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    Response from Cynthia W, Guest Relations Manager at 9 Days Small Group China Tour of Beijing, Xi'an, Chengdu, No Shopping
    Responded 26 Aug 2018
    Dear Clare H, It is a pleasure to read this lovely review regarding your China tour in Beijing, Xi'an and Chengdu. From your words we learn that you enjoyed the experience in visiting these must-see attractions in each city with our guides' company. Besides, we feel happy that you were satisfied with the hotels, guides and our arrangements. Thank you for your wholehearted recommendation and wish we will get another chance to serve you soon. Best regards!
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    Sara was the best. She was very knowledgeable of all the stops on our tour. Also, very down to earth and a pleasure to be with. Over all the complete tour was a big success. We enjoyed every minute .
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