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SG08: 9 Days Small Group Beijing Xian Chengdu
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Day01 Arrival in Beijing
Airport pick-up & airport-hotel transfer.

Accommodation: Novotel Beijing Xin Qiao
Day02 Beijing
Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, A la carte lunch, Temple of Heaven, Kung Fu Show. (B+L)
Day03 Beijing
Badaling Great Wall, a jade factory, Sacred Way, Bird's Nest (drive by). (B)
Day04 Beijing - Xian
Summer Palace, a pearl store, A la carte lunch, Hutong visit. Fly to Xian. Airport-hotel transfer. (B+L)

Accommodation: Sheraton Hotel
Day05 Xian
Terracotta Warriors, a pottery-making factory, A local family visit, Home-cooked lunch, Xian Museum and Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Tang Dynasty Show with dumpling dinner. (B+L+D)
Day06 Xian
City Wall, Provincial History Museum, A la carte lunch, Great Mosque, Free time at the Muslim Bazzar. (B+L)
Day07 Xian - Chengdu
Fly to Chengdu. Airport-hotel transfer. Free time in the afternoon. (B)

Accommodation: Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza
Day08 Chengdu
Giant Panda Breeding Base, Jinsha Site Museum, Broad and Narrow Alleys. (B)
Day09 Departure from Chengdu
Hotel-airport transfer is on your own arrangement. A pleasant onward trip! (B)
B-- Breakfast L-- Lunch D-- Dinner
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Day01 Arrival in Beijing
Upon your arrival, our guide will be expecting you outside the customs of the airport and transfer you to the already reserved hotel in a comfortable and clean car. For the remainder of the day, you can have a good rest to release the jet lag.

Meals included: No meals, advice freely available
Accommodation: Novotel Beijing Xin Qiao
Day02 Beijing
Badaling Great Wall
Photo by our client Mr. Max Leslie McFadzen
Your escorted China tour starts form the center of the city - Tiananmen Square. Walking northward across the square, you will reach the Forbidden City. As the world's largest and best preserved ancient architectural complex of wooden structure, it has over 8,000 pavilions and houses thousands of time-honored treasures. For today's lunch, you will enjoy our special offer - the a la carte Chinese food at one of the best local restaurants (valued at CNY150.00 per person and included in our price) .  

In the afternoon, you will continue to visit the Temple of Heaven, the royal altar of the Ming and Qing dynasties. A fantastic Chinese Kung Fu Show at the Red Theatre will be tonight's highlight and you will be impressed by the excellent performance.

Meals included: Western buffet breakfast, A la carte lunch
Day03 Beijing
People jumping happily in the Forbidden City
Your guide will pick you up in the early morning for the trip to Badaling Great Wall and a jade factory. The restaurants nearby the site are in low quality, so we do not arrange the lunch today. It may be the best that you have a big breakfast at the hotel and have some fast food for lunch by yourself. 

Visit the Sacred Way in the afternoon. The Sacred Way is the main path to the Ming Tomb where 13 emperors and their wives of the Ming Dynasty were buried. The whole day's sightseeing will come to an end after seeing the appearance of Bird's Nest on the way to the urban area.

Meals included: Western buffet breakfast
Day04 Beijing - Xian
Our clients visiting a local family
This morning you will visit the Summer Palace and  then go to a pearl store. We will serve you an a la carte lunch (valued at CNY150.00 per person and included in our price) at a fancy restaurant with delicious food and great atmosphere. 

In the afternoon, following your guide, you will trace the old Beijing by walking along the narrow but original Hutong alleys. Then fly to the ancient capital city Xian. A local guide will pick you up and help you check in at the hotel.

Meals included: Western buffet breakfast, A la carte lunch
Accommodation: Sheraton Hotel
Day05 Xian
Terracotta warriors
Today you will go to one of the highlights of your 9 days China tour package, the world famous Terracotta Warriors and Houses Museum. Then drop by a pottery-making store. At lunch time, you will visit a local family and have an a la carte lunch (valued at CNY120.00 per person and included in our price) in the family, where you can enjoy authentic home made Chinese dishes. A short cooking class is also prepared so that you can enjoy not only the gourmet food but also the fun of cooking them. 

After that, visit the Xian Museum and the Small Wild Goose Pagoda. The pagoda was built in the Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) to store the Buddhist scriptures and statues. At night, after enjoying Dumpling Dinner you will be entertained at the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show.

Meals included: Western buffet breakfast, Home-cooked a la carte lunch, Dumpling dinner

Tips: Since the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show will be closed in Jan, Feb, Mar and Dec, we do not calculate the price of the show and dumpling dinner for tours starting during this period. Clients will enjoy a free night by themselves.

Day06 Xian
Volunteers doing haircut for old people in Xian City Wall Park
In the morning, begin your visit to the City Wall. About 10 minutes' drive away, you will reach Shaanxi Provincial History Museum. The large storage of precious cultural relics from the Shang Dynasty (17th - 11th Century BC) to the Qing Dynasty unfold the glorious Chinese history and culture in front of you. 

After an a la carte lunch (valued at CNY120.00 per person and included in our price), continue to visit the Great Mosque. You can also have a taste of the local snacks on the Muslim Street when finishing the visit to the mosque.

Meals included: Western buffet breakfast, A la carte lunch
Day07 Xian - Chengdu
A close touch with the lovely panda
Photo by our client Ms. Christine Ruth Cordell
This morning you will take a flight to Chengdu. Upon your arrival, our guide will pick you up and transfer you to the hotel, and then help you check in for a 2-night stay. Lunch is not included and you will arrange it on your own. Our guide will be pleased to help you find a proper restaurant upon your request. The rest of the day is free for you to have a rest at the hotel or look around the city on your own. 

Meals included: Western buffet breakfast
Accommodation: Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza
Day08 Chengdu
Broad and Narrow Alleys, Chengdu
Today you will pay a visit to the lovely giant pandas in Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Giant Panda only inhabits in China, so it is regarded as the national treasure. 

After that, you will proceed to visit Jinsha Site Museum. Covering an area of 5 square kilometers, it is the historical remains of the Shang and Zhou dynasties (1700BC-221BC) focusing on the cultural relics' exhibit and the sacrificial site. Then our guide will escort you to explore the Broad and Narrow Alleys of Chengdu.

Meals included: Western buffet breakfast
Day09 Departure from Chengdu
After breakfast, please check out the hotel before 12:00 and find your own way to the airport for your flight. You can take a taxi to Chengdu airport directly, at costing about CNY100. Wish you a pleasant journey!

For your reference, we also offer extension private tours after this 9 days China itinerary. There are many highlights and famous sites in Sichuan worth your visiting, such as Leshan Giant Buddha and Mt. Emei, Jiuzhaigou Valley and Huanglong. Please drop us an email freely to let us know your preference, and we will be glad to be helpful with your vacation to China.

Meals included: Western buffet breakfast
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Prices are per person in US Dollars; departures are guaranteed even with two persons! Currency Converter
MonthArrival DateDeparture DateDouble OccupancySingle Room Supplement 
Jan. 2017Jan 05(Thu) Jan 13(Fri) $1069$339Full
Feb. 2017Feb 14(Tue) Feb 22(Wed) $1069$339Full
Mar. 2017Mar 05(Sun) Mar 13(Mon) $1069$339Full
Apr. 2017Apr 01(Sat) Apr 09(Sun) $1209$399Full
May. 2017May 04(Thu) May 12(Fri) $1209$399Full
Jun. 2017Jun 01(Thu) Jun 09(Fri) $1159$359
Jun 08(Thu) Jun 16(Fri) $1159$359
Jun 15(Thu) Jun 23(Fri) $1159$359
Jun 22(Thu) Jun 30(Fri) $1159$359
Jun 29(Thu) Jul 07(Fri) $1199 $1079$369
Jul. 2017Jul 06(Thu) Jul 14(Fri) $1199 $1079$369
Jul 13(Thu) Jul 21(Fri) $1199 $1079$369
Jul 20(Thu) Jul 28(Fri) $1199 $1079$369
Jul 27(Thu) Aug 04(Fri) $1199 $1079$369
Aug. 2017Aug 03(Thu) Aug 11(Fri) $1209 $1088$379
Aug 10(Thu) Aug 18(Fri) $1209 $1088$379
Aug 17(Thu) Aug 25(Fri) $1209 $1088$379
Aug 24(Thu) Sep 01(Fri) $1209 $1088$379
Aug 31(Thu) Sep 08(Fri) $1199 $1079$399
Sep. 2017Sep 07(Thu) Sep 15(Fri) $1209 $1088$409
Sep 14(Thu) Sep 22(Fri) $1209 $1088$409
Sep 21(Thu) Sep 29(Fri) $1209 $1088$409
Oct. 2017Oct 05(Thu) Oct 13(Fri) $1209 $1088$409
Oct 12(Thu) Oct 20(Fri) $1209 $1088$409
Oct 19(Thu) Oct 27(Fri) $1209 $1088$409
Oct 26(Thu) Nov 03(Fri) $1209 $1088$399
Nov. 2017Nov 02(Thu) Nov 10(Fri) $1109 $998$389
Nov 09(Thu) Nov 17(Fri) $1109 $998$389
Nov 16(Thu) Nov 24(Fri) $1079 $971$349
Dec. 2017Dec 09(Sat) Dec 17(Sun) $1069 $962$329
Dec 22(Fri) Dec 30(Sat) $1069 $962$329
Jan. 2018Jan 06(Sat) Jan 14(Sun) $1069 $962$339
Feb. 2018Feb 03(Sat) Feb 11(Sun) $1069 $962$339
Mar. 2018Mar 04(Sun) Mar 12(Mon) $1069 $962$339
Mar 11(Sun) Mar 19(Mon) $1069 $962$339
Mar 25(Sun) Apr 02(Mon) $1079 $971$349

Remark: Prices in red reflect the 10% discount.

Price Includes
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  • Hotel accommodation with breakfasts
  • A la carte lunches as itinerary specifies
  • Professional English-speaking guides
  • Drivers & air-conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites
  • Tips or gratuities for hotel porters
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  • International airfares
  • Entry Visa fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips or gratuities for guides and drivers
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Book a 2017 tour 30 days in advance and you will enjoy a guaranteed discount of 10% off the total price. The promotion is valid until May 31, 2017.