• Guilin • Li River • Longsheng • Ethnic Minorities • Cooking class • Yangshuo • Xi'an • Terracotta Warriors • Beijing • Great Wall • Shanghai
You'll be entranced by the scenery, history and people on this journey. Travel through the stunning mountain area of Longsheng and meet the friendly local ethnic minorities of Red Yao and Zhuang. Cruise along the Li River famous for its karst mountain scenery and cycle through the enchanting Yangshuo countryside. Towering cone-shaped peaks "sprout" out of the ground and are lushly blanketed with verdant subtropical vegetation. These peaks, along with Yangshou's rivers and rice paddies, are delightfully picturesque. Add this to the bustling cities of Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai and you will find you have been truly captivated by China.
Days 1 > 2: Guilin Touring includes: Half day Guilin city tour, Elephant Hill, walking tour and a calligraphy lesson in ancient Chinese.
Day 3: Guilin > Longsheng > Guilin A day tour to Longsheng, a stunning mountain area with rice terraces and Red Yao & Zhuang ethnic minorities.
Day 4: Guilin > Yangshuo Morning cruise along the beautiful Li River with an afternoon at leisure.
Day 5: Yangshuo > Xi'an Cycle through the pretty Yangshuo countryside and enjoy a hands-on cooking demonstration. Drive to Guilin for your flight to Xi'an.
Day 6: Xi'an Sightseeing includes the famous Terracotta Warriors, Banpo Village and Big Wild Goose Pagoda. This evening enjoy a Tang Dynasty show and dumpling dinner.
Days 7 > 8: Xi'an > Beijing Morning visits of the Old City Wall, Shaanxi History Museum and Hui Muslim Great Mosque. Fly to Beijing for an evening at leisure. The following is a full day of touring to the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu.
Day 9: Beijing > Shanghai Touring of Beijing today includes the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace and Tiananmen Square. Try a tasty Peking Duck dinner before taking the overnight express train to Shanghai.
Days 10 > 11: Shanghai Visits include the Children's Palace, Jade Buddha Temple, Yu Gardens and Bazaar, Old Chinese Quarter and the Bund.
Day 12: Depart Shanghai You will be transferred to the airport.
• Tailor-made journey with local English speaking guides • 10 nights' in your selected category of accommodation • 1 night in a 4 berth compartment on the train journey Beijing > Shanghai • Flights Guilin > Xi'an > Shanghai • Li River Cruise • Cycle Hire in Yangshuo • Cooking demonstration and calligraphy lesson • Personal meet & greet on arrival • Transfers and transport • Sightseeing and entrance fees • 11 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 2 Dinners
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Booking conditions This tour is available in the reverse direction.
This tour is available in the reverse direction.