9-day Explore China Golden Triangle by Air

Destinations: Beijing, Xi'an, Shanghai

Tour code: TCG-TBA-01       

This China trip with domestic airfare is well-designed for the first time visitors to China's tourist golden triangle cities: Beijing, Xian and Shanghai. We will take you to see the most important attractions which are known worldwide.

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  • Day 1 Beijing Arrival

    Transfer via: international flight - on your own arrangement

    Welcome to Beijing! The political, economic and cultural center of China. Balance of the day is at your leisure.

  • Day 2 Beijing

    Transfer via: by private car

    Activities for today: Temple of Heaven, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City

    After breakfast at your hotel, meet the guide and start today's city tour from the Tiananmen Square which is the largest city square in the world, followed by the Forbidden City. It is the largest imperial palace in China for 24 emperors' reign during the Ming and Qing dynasties with a history of around 600 years. Lunch will be taken at a local Chinese restaurant.

    In the afternoon, transfer to visit the Temple of Heaven Park, which is a masterpiece of architecture and landscape design where the ancient emperors used to pray for the God's bless of the whole nation. In the evening, enjoy a famous Peking Duck Banquet for dinner.

    Recommend evening shows: the Legend of Kung Fu, Beijing Opera

  • Day 3 Beijing

    Transfer via: by private car

    Activities for today: Badaling Great Wall, Dingling Tomb, Sacred Way

    Today's excursion will take us to Badaling Great Wall, one of the famous section of the Great Wall in Beijing. After lunch, pay a visit to Dingling Tomb (one of the 13 Ming Tombs) and the Sacred Way.

  • Day 4 Beijing/Xi'an

    Transfer via: domestic flight - on our arrangement

    Activities for today: Summer Palace, Beijing Hutongs

    Morning visit the Summer Palace, which is the largest and best-preserved royal garden in China with a history of over 800 years. You will take a short boat on the Kunming Lake. After lunch, take a 3-wheel rickshaw to Hutong and have a visit to the local family. Hutong is the unique street design in Beijing - some crisscrossing old narrow paths with courtyard houses built on each side. It can be regarded as a window into Beijing folk life.

    Transfer to the airport for the flight to Xian. Upon arrival, meet the local guide and transfer to your hotel.

  • Day 5 Xi'an

    Transfer via: by private car

    Activities for today: Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses Museum, Muslim Quarters, Great Mosque

    After breakfast at the hotel, meet the guide and drive to visit the Xi'an Daqin Terra-Cotta & Lacquer Furniture Art Factory. In the factory, you can see the process of how to make Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses. Continue drive to visit the Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses Museum. It is one of the most important archaeological finds in the 20 the century; an army of terra-cotta warriors and the bronze chariots entombed in vast underground vaults at emperor Qin's tomb since 2200 year ago.

    In the afternoon, visit the Muslim Quarters and the Great Mosque.

  • Day 6 Xi'an

    Transfer via: by private car

    Activities for today: Xian City Wall, Bell Tower, Big Wild Goose Pagoda

    Enjoy full day tour of the Xian City Wall, Bell Tower, and the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. The rest of the day is free for your independent exploration.

  • Day 7 Xi'an/Shanghai

    Transfer via: domestic flight - on our arrangement

    Activities for today: The Bund, Nanjing Road

    After breakfast, you'll be escorted to the airport for your flight to Shanghai. Upon arrival, meet the local guide and transfer to visit the Bund and Nanjing Road. Free evening for your own exploration.

    Recommended evening activity: Acrobatic Night Show.

  • Day 8 Shanghai

    Transfer via: by private car

    Activities for today: Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Yu Garden, Yuyuan Market, Shanghai Museum

    Morning guided tour of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower, where has best viewing spot of Shanghai located by the Huangpu River with 468 meters high. Followed by a visit to the Yu Garden and Yuyuan Market.

    After lunch, visit the Shanghai Museum. It is a large museum of ancient Chinese art. The museum style and presentation surround visitors with artifacts demonstrating ancient wisdom and philosophy. The exterior design of the round dome and the square base symbolizes the ancient idea of a round heaven and a square land.

  • Day 9 Depart Shanghai

    Transfer via: international flight - on your own arrangement

    Your vacation ends with a transfer to the airport.

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