English-speaking local guide will meet you on arrival at Beijing airport. You will be assisted with baggage handling and transferred to your hotel. Your guide will hand out English map of Beijing. Upon arrival at hotel, you will be assisted for check-in. Dinner in Jin Ding Xuan Restaurant
American style buffet breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, visit Temple of Heaven. Then drive to Jade Museum for a visit. After lunch, spend the afternoon at the Great Wall. Enjoy Peking Roasted Duck dinner. Temple of Heaven, the Great Wall Breakfast in hotel; Lunch in Golden Palace Restaurant; Peking Roasted Duck Dinner in Hua Jia Yi Yuan Restaurant
After breakfast, your guide will pick you up and drive to Tian An Men Square. Visit Tian An Men Square and walk to Forbidden City and enter through the South Gate. After touring the Forbidden City, enjoy lunch. In the afternoon, visit Summer Palace. Enjoy Manchu Imperial Dinner. Tian An Men Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace Breakfast in hotel; Cooking class and lunch in our host Hutong family; Manchu Imperial Dinner in Bai Jia Da Yuan Restaurant
Full buffet breakfast at the hotel. You will be escorted to the airport and fly to Xian. Upon arrival at Xian Airport, you will be greeted by your local guide and assisted with baggage, and transferred to the city. You will be served mineral water and provided with English map en route with program orientation. Upon arrival in the city, visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. Lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, drive to the Southern Gate of the Old City Wall. Drive to your hotel for check-in. Special Dumplings Banquet Dinner at a local restaurant.
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Visit Terra Cotta Warriors Museum at the excavation site. Have lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, visit the compound of Family Gao and enjoy a Puppet Shadow Show, then explore the Muslim bazaar. Visit the Night Market in the evening. Dinner will be served in local restaurant featuring noodles. the Terra Cotta Warriors, the Muslim bazaar, Puppet Shadow Show Breakfast in hotel, Lunch in Da Cheng Xiao Yan Restaurant; Noodle Dinner with cooking demonstration.
Fly to Chongqing in the morning and visit the Panda Ground in Chongqing Zoo. Drive to harbour and check in the 5-star Victoria Cruise. The ship departs Chongqing at 9pm. Fly to Chongqing Panda Ground, Chongqing Courthouse in People’s Square, and Yangtze Museum Breakfast in hotel; Lunch in Shun Feng Restaurant; Dinner in Magic Kitchen
Yangtze RiverAmerican breakfast on Victoria Cruise. Shore excursion to Wanxian, Fengdu or Shibaozhai depending on river traffic and water levels. In Wanxian, visit the local market and be entertained by an acrobatic show. In the famous “Ghost City” of Fengdu, tour the temples in Mingshan Hill. In Shibaozhai, see the twelve-story, 400-year-old temple built on the sheer cliff of the river.
American bThree Gorges Damreakfast on Victoria Cruiser. 8am arrive at Yang Jia Wang. Morning visit Three Gorges Dam site; After lunch disembark in Yichang and transfer to the airport for Shanghai. Local guide will meet you in the airport and hand out English maps of Shanghai and water. Enjoy Shanghai style dinner.
American buﬀet breakfast at the hotel. Visit one of the Top 4 Gardens of China – Yu Garden, and explore the Old Town Bazaar before lunch. In the afternoon have a walk on the Nanjing Street, visit the Bund, and take a relaxing Huangpu River Cruise before the farewell dinner.