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9 DAY BEST OF CHINA

Day 1 Arrival in Beijing
Arrive at Beijing Capital International Airport. Our guide will greet you at the exit of Arrival Hall & transferred to your hotel. Free for the rest of the day.

Day 2 Beijing
Full day trip to the Tian'anmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven . Enjoy a famous Peking Duck Banquet for dinner.


The Tian'anmen Square

Tian'anmen Square is the large plaza near the centre of Beijing, China, named after the Tiananmen (literally, Gate of Heavenly Peace) which sits to its north, separating it from the Forbidden City.

The Forbidden City

This is the Palace Museum, also known as the Purple Forbidden City. It is the largest and most well preserved imperial residence in China today. Under Ming Emperor Yongle, construction began in 1406. It took 14 years to build the Forbidden City.

The Temple of Heaven

Temple of Heaven is the centre of imperial ritual ceremony for Ming and Qing Dynasties. The complex covers an area of 2.73 million square metres, stretching in the east-west axis 1,700 metres and in the south-north axis 1,600.

Peking Duck for Dinner

Day 3 Beijing
Full day trip to the Great Wall, Ming Tomb and Sacred road.


The Badaling Great Wall

One of the greatest architectural miracles in human history, the Great Wall stands as the most popular tourist attraction in modern China. The Great Wall is listed among the UNESCO's World Cultural Heritage sites given its historic status. Separated sections of the Great Wall were built as early as 2,000 years ago by small kingdoms to defend against raids from nomadic tribes to the north.

The Chang Tomb

The first tomb, Chang Ling (the Tomb of Chang) began to be built by the third emperor of the Ming Dynasty in 1409 AD (the seventh year of his reign)

The Sacred Road

Sacred Way is the first sight in the Ming Tombs, as it is the main road leading to the thirteen tombs.

Day 4 Beijing /Xian

Morning

-LamaTemple

Lama Temple building, with its unique blend of Chinese and Tibetan architecture, was originally constructed in 1694 as a home for court eunuchs. Once completed, however, it served as a court for Prince Yong, who later became Emperor Yongzheng. In 1744 the palace was converted into a lamasery and then became the national center of Lama administration

 

Hutong

Visit Hutongs by rickshaw, dinner inside of local Beijing family

In Beijing, hutongs are alleys formed by lines of siheyuan, traditional courtyard residences.[1] Many neighbourhoods were formed by joining one siheyuan to another to form a hutong, and then joining one hutong to another. The word hutong is also used to refer to such neighbourhoods.

Afternoon

Flight to Xian , transferred to your hotel, free for the rest of day

Day 5  Xian

Whole day city tour to Wild Goose Pagoda and City Wall.

Wild Goose Pagoda                                      City Wall

         

 The Big Wild Goose Pagoda is one of the most famous Buddhist pagodas in China. It was built in the Tang Dynasty to collect Buddhist scriptures. Although it is worn by wind and rain, the architecture is well preserved.  

Day 6 Xian

After breakfast,full day trip to the Terracotta Warriors and Horses and Huaqing Hot Spring.

Terracotta Warriors and Horses                 Huaqing Hot Spring

      

A remarkable sight appeared in 1974, near the ancient capital of Xi'an. Some farmers happened to dig up what turned out to be a large-scale pit with terracotta soldiers and horses, belonging to the Emperor Qin Shi Huang, or the Founding Emperor of the Qin. After 2,200 years, the Emperor's tremendous army stood as though living again before people's eyes.

Day 7 Xian/Shanghai

Morning flight to Shanghai,after Visit Yu Garden & Xintiandi.
Yu Garden

Yu Garden has a history of more than 440 years. It is the biggest Jiang Nan Style Garden in Shanghai. It is so much full of Chinese traditions that it is famous across the world. It has been visited by numerous Chinese and foreign including British Queen Elizabeth II, Former American President Bill Clinton, Former Japan Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi, Former German President Roman Herzog.

Xintiandi

A pedestrian street composed of traditional street format of Shanghai ¡Shikumen¡ and modern development.

Day 8 Shanghai

Have a city tours to the Bund, Nanjing Road .

The Bund

 

The Bundis Shanghai's stately street of old colonial-era buildings and the first port of call for many visitors. 

Cruise on the Huangpu River

Nanjing Road

 Day 9 Shanghai departure

After breakfast,transfer to the airport.

 

 

 

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