Signature China
Duration :13 Days/12 Nights
Price From : $6,240 per person
Highlights :

Beijing, Xian, Lijiang, Shanghai


 

This is the trip of a lifetime for the discerning traveller who wants a comprehensive tour of China and would also like something extra, something a little bit different. You will experience all the splendour of China: historical cities, archaeological treasures and glorious vistas, and you will also have an unprecedented opportunity to explore the lands and customs of China’s minority peoples.

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Day

1

Arrive Beijing

Arrival private transfer to hotel.

Fairmont Beijing

Days

2-4

Beijing

During in-depth private touring in Beijing, explore the splendours of the imperial palaces- Forbidden City, the Summer Palace and the Temple of Heaven; Travel by rickshaw down the narrow hutongs (lanes) of a traditional residential neighbourhood. See lesser-known temples, and venture to a little-visited hilltop park for panoramic views over the rooftops of the Forbidden City.

One day, take an excursion to a stunning section of the Great Wall with a stop for lunch at Commune by the Great Wall. Dine on traditional specialties at favourite family-run restaurants, and enjoy reservations at private clubs and Beijing's most acclaimed restaurants. Visit markets specializing in pearls, silk, food and furniture, and, if desired, explore new art gallery districts that showcase the city's burgeoning contemporary art scene.

Fairmont Beijing

Days

5-6

Xian

Private transfer and flight to Xian for 2 nights.

The ancient capital of Xian is a major stop on the Silk Road. See the famed Terracotta Warriors and the massive city walls. Explore a local night market and the lively streets of the Muslim Quarter. Dine on dumplings, a local specialty. Visit the important Big and Small Goose Pagodas. Tour the impressive Shaanxi Provincial History Museum and the Forest of Stele, a fascinating library of tall stone tablets.

Hilton Xian

Days

7-9

Lijiang

Continue to China’s rural, southwestern Yunnan Province. Spend 3 nights in Lijiang - one of China’s best-preserved traditional towns, located in the foothills of the Himalayas. Tour the cultural and scenic highlights of the region: Visit minority villages, see ancient Buddhist frescoes, attend a Naxi musical concert, browse the shops and charming streets lining canals in town, and visit monasteries and beautiful parks at the base of the mountains.

Crowne Plaza Lijiang

Days

10-12

Shanghai

You tour is concluded in Shanghai. Learn about Shanghai's history through the architecture of the Bund, the French Concession, Pudong and other districts. Visit up-and-coming neighbourhoods filled with art galleries, design shops and stylish new restaurants. Later visit the beautifully maintained Yu Garden, an outstanding example of a classical garden dating from the 16th century, and explore the bustling market area which now surrounds it; Ascend the Minshan Tower, one of the world’s tallest buildings, for an astonishing view over the whole city, before visiting the renowned Shanghai Museum.

Fairmont Peace Hotel

Day

13

Depart Shanghai

Depart private transfer to the airport.

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Tour Name :Signature China

Tour Type : Private

Duration : 13 Days/12 Nights


Tour price per persion

Departures Between        Twin Share             Single Supplement Solo Traveler        
Oct 08-Oct 31 2016 $7,010 $2,530 $11,240
Nov 01-Nov 15 2016 $6,875 $2,410 $10,965
Nov 16-Nov 30 2016 $6,570 $2,265 $10,490
Dec 01-Dec 31 2016 $6,240 $2,120 $9,995
Jan 01-Feb 28 2017 $6,240 $2,120 $9,995
Mar 01-Mar 30 2017 $6,710 $2,385 $10,765
Mar 31-Apr 27 2017 $7,010 $2,530 $11,240
28 Apr-May 31 2017 $7,010 $2,530 $11,240
Jun 01-Jun 29 2017 $6,630 $2,320 $10,615
Jun 30-Aug 03 2017 $6,630 $2,320 $10,615
Aug 04-Aug 31 2017 $6,630 $2,320 $10,615
Sep 01-Sep 28 2017 $7,010 $2,530 $11,240

 

What's included in the cost

All accommodation, private transportation, the services of an exceptional local guide are included in the price of private tours. Please see below for all other inclusions relevant to this itinerary.

  • Domestic economy class flights, with airport assistance, as indicated in the itinerary. (Surcharge for domestic business class flights is available, upon request.)
  • Breakfast daily, 6 lunches and 2 dinners.
  • Private sightseeing (including all entrance fees) as outlined in the itinerary.
  • Comfortable private transportation with driver. Other modes of transportation include first class seat on high speed train from Shanghai to Hangzhou
  • Snacks and refreshments along the way.
  • Airport meet and greet service.
  • Arrival and departure transfer.

 

Not included in the cost

  • International flights
  • Visas
  • Airport taxes
  • Laundry
  • Gratuities

 

Additional Information

Please call toll free 800 475 1569 for more information or to make a booking

Prices above are per person in USD ($) based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of any additional fuel surcharges. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.

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