11-Day China Idyllic Private Tour from Tianjin Cruise Port
Day 1 Enter Beijing
Up your arrival, our English-speaking guide and driver will pick you up from Tianjin Port and transfer to the hotel in Beijing. The rest of the day is free time.
Day 2 Beijing (B/L)
Beijing is capital of China, and also one of the great capitals of ancient China. First, visit the two symbolic attraction in the city center. Tiananmen Square is the largest city square in the world, Nearby the square, is the Forbidden City, a world reputed palace of Chinese 24 emperors in Ming and Qing dynasties. Spend the afternoon in the beautiful imperial garden-Summer Palace.
Day 3 Beijing (B/L)
Visit the majestic architecture Temple of Heaven. Watch the locals exercise, practice martial arts, play traditional instruments. After lunch, go to the Mutianyu Great Wall, which is less crowded than Badaling section and offers superb view. A round way cable car takes you up and down.
Day 4 Beijing-Xian (B/L)
Pay an exterior visit to the Bird’s Nest and Water Cube in Olympic Park.
After lunch, fly to Xian. Our guide and driver will pick you up at Xian airport and transfer you to the hotel.
Day 5 Xian (B/L)
Visit the Terra cotta Warriors, the imposing life-size underground army. Back downtown to visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. The pagoda is a symbol of the old-line Xian, a well-preserved ancient building and a holy place for Buddhists.
Day 6 Xian-Guilin (B/L)
Take a tour to the Shaanxi Historical Museum in the morning. The museum is a perfect overview of Chinese history and not to be missed. Next cycle on the ancient City Wall, binging a lot fun.
After lunch, you will be transferred to airport and takes the flight to Guilin. Upon your arrival, our guide and driver will pick you up at Guilin airport and drive you to the hotel.
Day 7 Guilin-Longsheng-Guilin (B/L)
Transfer to Longsheng in the morning. Climb the Longji Terraced Field. The Terrace is a rice field built on the hillsides, looking like great chains or ribbons as they wind from the foot to the top of the hill. After lunch, experience the local minority life and culture in a Zhuang and Yao minority village. Retun to Guilin in the evening.
Day 8 Guilin-Yangshuo Li River Cruise (B/L)
Enjoy a Li River Cruise to see the beautiful karst mountains, bamboo groves, clear water and farmers tending rice paddies. Arrive in Yangshuo in the afternoon. Join a cookery class at the local market where ingredients for the dishes are chosen by students.
Day 9 Yangshuo-Guilin-Shanghai (B/L)
Have a cycle tour to enjoy the idyllic countryside scenery. We will even stop and call at a local family. Enjoy lunch at the West Street, the oldest street in Yangshuo with a history of more than 1400 years.
Leave for Guilin airport to fly to Shanghai. Upon arrival, Shanghai airport to hotel transfer.
Day 10 Shanghai (B/L)
Stand on the Oriental Pearl TV Tower at nearly 500 meters high to have an amazing panorama of the city. Walk through Shanghai’s Old Alleys to trace Shanghai’s old life. After lunch visit the enchanting Suzhou style garden, Yuyuan Garden. Afterwards, visit the Bund waterfront, featuring impressive foreign style buildings of the city’s colonial period.
Day 11 Depart Shanghai (B)
Free at your own leisure till your transfer to airport for departure.