Best of China from Hong Kong

SG32: 10 Days Small Group Tour to Hong Kong - Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai
Tour Type: Small Group of 1-18 persons, guaranteed departures
Guide & Driver: English-speaking guide & air-conditioned, licensed limousine
Tour Highlights:
  • Must-see sights in China - Mutianyu Great Wall, Forbidden City, Terracotta Army
  • Feel the vibrant atmosphere & explore bustling markets freely in Hong Kong
  • Cruise on the Huangpu River to take in the most impressive skylines of Shanghai
  • Walk into a local Chinese family, interact & dine with the hosts in their home
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Day 1 Arrival in Hong Kong
Airport-hotel transport by yourself.
Our group at Stanley Market, Hong Kong
Hong Kong has a convenient public transport, including subway, buses, trams, ferries, and taxis. Besides, English is widely spoken in Hong Kong. You can easily get to the destinations and explore the city freely by yourself. To save the cost for you, we only reserve the two-night hotel stay for you in Hong Kong. All transfers and sightseeing visits will be on your own arrangement. 

Upon arrival at Hong Kong Airport, please find your way to B P International Hotel booked by us. The hotel occupies a favorable location. It is close to Jordan Subway Station, Kowloon Park and Temple Street Night Market. Also, you can find many shopping malls and restaurants nearby. 

For your reference, you can take Airport Express to Kowloon Station. It costs HKD 100, and takes around 20 minutes. Then, take free shuttle bus K4 to the hotel.
Accommodation: B P International House
Day 2 Hong Kong
Full day is free for your independent exploration with our suggestions. (B)
Have breakfast in the hotel. We have some suggestions for your visiting today. You may take the Peak Tram to the Victoria Peak, where you can have a panoramic view of the rippling Victoria Harbor and the whole city. Or, you may promenade along the graceful Repulse Bay or Aberdeen Harbor to enjoy the seaside view. Additionally, you can buy some delicate handicrafts and souvenirs at Stanley Market.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 3 Hong Kong - Beijing
Fly to Beijing, Pick up & airport-hotel transfer. (B)
Today, you will head for the airport by shuttle bus or taxi on your own, and then catch a flight to Beijing. The air ticket will be booked by us and we will inform you the schedule in advance. Upon landing at Beijing Capital Airport, our professional guide will meet you outside the customs, and escort you to the hotel with a comfortable drive. The remainder of the day is free for you to rest or explore the city.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Accommodation: The Great Wall Hotel Beijing - the former Sheraton
Day 4 Beijing
Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, A la carte lunch with Peking Duck, Temple of Heaven, Chinese Kung Fu Show. (B+L)
Forbidden City, Beijing
Today's China group tour from Hong Kong will start with Tiananmen Square. After breakfast at the hotel, you will be accompanied by our guide to this famous city square. The guide will show you around to see solemn buildings around the square, including Tiananmen Tower, Monument to People's Heroes, and National Museum of China. Behind Tiananmen Tower is the Forbidden City, the imperial palace during the Ming and Qing dynasties (1368 - 1911). Emperors used to deal with state affairs and resided with their royal family there. The grand halls and palaces with delicate decorations will remind you of their past glory. 

Then, you will enjoy an a la carte lunch at a fancy restaurant, which is valued at CNY 150 per person and included in our price. The restaurant serves you delicious and authentic Chinese food including the special roasted Peking Duck.  

In the afternoon, the guide will lead you to the Temple of Heaven, where ancient emperors worshipped the Heaven and prayed for a good harvest. The evening will be highlighted by a wonderful Chinese Kung Fu Show at the Red Theater. The marvelous martial arts show will definitely astonish you. 

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, A la carte lunch
Day 5 Beijing
Mutianyu Great Wall with a round-trip cable car, A toast with red wine on the wall, Olympic Bird's Nest. (B)
Our group at the Great Wall
In the morning, our guide and driver will pick you up at the hotel and take you to the Mutianyu Great Wall. While walking on the wall, you can touch the antique blue bricks, admire the grand emplacements, or take photos inside exquisite watchtowers. It will leave you an unforgettable memory. The cable car ride will take you up and down from the wall. 

Today's lunch is on your own arrangement because the restaurants in the mountain area are not so good. You can choose to have a simple lunch with our guide's suggestions. 

En route to downtown Beijing, we will stop at the Olympic National Stadium (Bird's Nest) for you to appreciate its unique building and take nice photos. Have some leisure time at a famous local market before getting back to the hotel.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 6 Beijing - Xi'an
Summer Palace, Hutong Rickshaw Tour, Experience Chinese Paper Cutting, A la carte lunch, Fly to Xi'an, Airport-hotel transfer. (B+L)
Today's itinerary starts with the Summer Palace, the imperial garden during the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). The guide will show you around to see traditional pavilions and bridges in perfect harmony with Longevity Hill and Kunming Lake. Then the guide will lead you to trace old Beijing culture at Hutongs and traditional courtyards. Besides, learning to make Chinese paper cutting with a folk artist will also be an exciting experience for your China tours. 

After that, you will enjoy an a la carte lunch at a decent restaurant specially arranged for you. The lunch is valued at CNY 150 per person and included in our price.

In the afternoon, you will be taken to Beijing Capital Airport for a flight to Xi'an. Upon landing, our Xi'an local guide will escort you to the hotel and help you with check-in procedures.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, A la carte lunch
Accommodation: Sheraton Hotel
Day 7 Xi'an
Terracotta Army, A local family visit and an authentic home-cooked lunch, Small Wild Goose Pagoda and Xi'an Museum, Tang Dynasty Show with dumpling dinner. (B+L+D)
Terracotta Army, Xi'an
In the morning, our guide and driver will take you to the Terracotta Army Museum. The life-sized pottery warriors stand or squat in battle array, wearing different facial expressions. Also, you will see terracotta battle steeds, exquisite bronze chariots, as well as many kinds of ancient weapons there, showing the powerful military strength of the Qin Dynasty (221 - 207BC). 

Then, you will be invited to a local family and enjoy an a la carte lunch, which is valued at CNY 120 per person and included in our price. It will be an unforgettable experience to taste authentic home cooked food and try how to cook Chinese food in a local family. 

In the afternoon, our guide will lead you to Xi'an Museum, and the Small Wild Goose Pagoda, which was built during the Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) for storing Buddhist sutras brought back from India. You can ascend the top along the winding wooden stairs to have a bird's eye view of the surroundings. In the evening, you will be entertained with the fabulous Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show while enjoying the delicious Dumpling Dinner.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, Home-cooked a la carte lunch, Dumpling Dinner
 Friendly Tips

The show along with the dumpling dinner is not available in Jan, Feb, Mar and Dec. Clients taking tours during the months will enjoy a free evening for this day.
Day 8 Xi'an - Shanghai
Observe local life in the park, One-hour Tai Chi practice, Xi'an City Wall, A la carte lunch, Fly to Shanghai, Airport-hotel transfer. (B+L)
Our clients riding bicycles on the City Wall
In the morning, our guide will accompany you to the City Wall Park. You can take a leisure walk along the park and join to practice Tai Chi for one hour with a master. Then we come to the time-honored City Wall. If you are interested, you may have a try of cycling on the Wall, which is highly commended by our former clients. Bike rental fee is not included in the tour price. 

Afterwards, an a la carte lunch will be served at a well-known restaurant, which is valued at CNY 120 per person and included in our price. 

In the afternoon, the guide and driver will see you off at Xi'an Airport, where you will catch a flight to Shanghai. Upon landing, our Shanghai local guide will pick you up at the airport and take you to the hotel. 

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, A la carte lunch
Accommodation: Ocean Hotel Shanghai
Day 9 Shanghai
Shanghai Museum, Yu Garden and its traditional bazaar, A la carte farewell lunch, Former French Concession, the Bund and Huangpu River cruise. (B+L)
Shanghai Bund
Today's itinerary starts with Shanghai Museum, which shows ancient Chinese artworks, including bronze ware, porcelain, paintings and calligraphy. Then, our guide will lead you to Yu Garden and its nearby bazaar. Yu Garden is a typical representative of classical gardens of south region. There are ancient halls, small ponds, waterside pavilions, small bridges, old opera stages, as well as many cultural relics. The tranquil atmosphere will delight and relax you. 

After that, you will enjoy an a la carte farewell lunch which is valued at CNY 120 and included in our price.

In the afternoon, we will arrange a visit to the well-preserved old buildings at the Former French Concession. Then we continue to the waterfront sightseeing belt, the Bund. Walking around, you can see a number of skyscrapers on the eastern bank, and many exotic buildings on the western bank. Besides, you will take a one-hour cruise tour along the Huangpu River. After the trip is completed, we will drive back to the hotel and our guide will say bon voyage to you.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, A la carte farewell lunch
Day 10 Departure from Shanghai
Hotel-airport transfer is on your own arrangement, A pleasant trip home! (B)
Today, your 10 days' China small group tour from Hong Kong comes to an end. The hotel-airport transfer service is not included because of the different flight schedules of the group members. You are suggested to reserve a taxi from your hotel. Taxi in China is quite convenient and less expensive. We wish you a nice trip home!

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
B-- Breakfast L-- Lunch D-- Dinner
Prices are per person in US Dollars; departures are guaranteed even with one person!
Earlier Booking, Bigger Savings
12% off - book by Dec 31, 2018; 10% off - book in January, 2019
MonthArrival DateDeparture DateDouble OccupancySingle Room Supplement 
Jan. 2019Jan 03(Thu) Jan 12(Sat) $1649 $1451$459
Jan 17(Thu) Jan 26(Sat) $1649 $1451$459
Feb. 2019Feb 22(Fri) Mar 03(Sun) $1649 $1451$459
Mar. 2019Mar 03(Sun) Mar 12(Tue) $1729 $1521$549
Mar 10(Sun) Mar 19(Tue) $1729 $1521$549
Mar 24(Sun) Apr 02(Tue) $1729 $1521$549
Apr. 2019Apr 02(Tue) Apr 11(Thu) $1839 $1618$549
Apr 09(Tue) Apr 18(Thu) $1839 $1618$549
Apr 16(Tue) Apr 25(Thu) $1839 $1618$549
Apr 23(Tue) May 02(Thu) $1839 $1618$549
May. 2019May 07(Tue) May 16(Thu) $1839 $1618$549
May 14(Tue) May 23(Thu) $1839 $1618$549
May 21(Tue) May 30(Thu) $1839 $1618$549
May 28(Tue) Jun 06(Thu) $1849 $1627$539
Jun. 2019Jun 04(Tue) Jun 13(Thu) $1819 $1600$509
Jun 11(Tue) Jun 20(Thu) $1819 $1600$509
Jun 18(Tue) Jun 27(Thu) $1819 $1600$509
Jun 25(Tue) Jul 04(Thu) $1819 $1600$509
Jul. 2019Jul 02(Tue) Jul 11(Thu) $1879 $1653$539
Jul 09(Tue) Jul 18(Thu) $1879 $1653$539
Jul 16(Tue) Jul 25(Thu) $1879 $1653$539
Jul 23(Tue) Aug 01(Thu) $1879 $1653$539
Jul 30(Tue) Aug 08(Thu) $1879 $1653$539
Aug. 2019Aug 06(Tue) Aug 15(Thu) $1879 $1653$539
Aug 13(Tue) Aug 22(Thu) $1879 $1653$539
Aug 20(Tue) Aug 29(Thu) $1879 $1653$539
Aug 27(Tue) Sep 05(Thu) $1839 $1618$549
Sep. 2019Sep 03(Tue) Sep 12(Thu) $1869 $1644$589
Sep 10(Tue) Sep 19(Thu) $1869 $1644$589
Sep 17(Tue) Sep 26(Thu) $1869 $1644$589
Oct. 2019Oct 01(Tue) Oct 10(Thu) $1929 $1697$649
Oct 08(Tue) Oct 17(Thu) $1929 $1697$649
Oct 15(Tue) Oct 24(Thu) $1929 $1697$649
Oct 22(Tue) Oct 31(Thu) $1929 $1697$649
Oct 29(Tue) Nov 07(Thu) $1839 $1618$649
Nov. 2019Nov 05(Tue) Nov 14(Thu) $1769 $1556$569
Nov 19(Tue) Nov 28(Thu) $1709 $1503$509
Dec. 2019Dec 06(Fri) Dec 15(Sun) $1689 $1486$509
Dec 20(Fri) Dec 29(Sun) $1689 $1486$509
Jan. 2020Jan 03(Fri) Jan 12(Sun) $1659 $1493$469
Feb. 2020Feb 11(Tue) Feb 20(Thu) $1649 $1484$459
Mar. 2020Mar 03(Tue) Mar 12(Thu) $1729 $1556$549
Mar 10(Tue) Mar 19(Thu) $1729 $1556$549
Mar 24(Tue) Apr 02(Thu) $1729 $1556$549

Remark: The prices in red reflect 12% discount.

Prices are per person in US Dollars; departures are guaranteed even with one person!
Early Bird Savings: 5% off, book 30 days in advance
MonthArrival DateDeparture DateDouble OccupancySingle Room Supplement 
Dec. 2018Dec 06(Thu) Dec 15(Sat) $1559$529
Dec 20(Thu) Dec 29(Sat) $1559 $1481$529

Remark: The prices in red reflect the current discount.

Price Includes
  • Domestic airfares
  • 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
Price Excludes
  • International airfares
  • Entry Visa fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips or gratuities for guides and drivers
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Questions & Answers
Asked by Lili from PHILIPPINES | Jul. 30, 2018 08:50Reply
What is the cheapest way to get to HK Disneyland coming from Austin Station MTR?
Do I need to buy a different ticket (besides MTR 3-day pass) to reach HK Disneyland?
Answers (2)
Answered by Oliver from USA | Jul. 30, 2018 19:37

You can take West Railway Line from Austin Station to Nanchang Station and transfer to Tung Chung Line to Xin’ao. Then transfer to Disney Line to Disneyland. You don’t have to buy a different ticket.
Answered by Lili from PHILIPPINES | Jul. 30, 2018 21:58

Thank you!
Asked by Ng See Seng from MALAYSIA | Mar. 19, 2018 06:13Reply
To buy tickets online travelling between Hong Kong and Enping China. Kindly provide website.
I wish to buy return bus tickets travelling between Hong Kong and Enping China.Please provide website and the relevant links leading to the purchase of the said tickets.
Is there any concession, i.e. discounts for senior citizens from Malaysia?
Answers (1)
Answered by Wong | Mar. 19, 2018 19:39

There is no link for the tickets booking. The bus bound for Enping leaves from Kowloon in Hong Kong. You can go to Kowloon and purchase the tickets on the spot.
Asked by Ng See Seng from MALAYSIA | Mar. 16, 2018 20:27Reply
To go to Enping, China from HK, where are the immigration and customs check points?
I am holding a Malaysia Passport. I intend to travel by bus to Enping from HK. Where are the Chinese Immigration and Customs check points? Will the bus wait for passengers' clearance at the check points?
Answers (1)
Answered by Josey from GERMANY | Mar. 19, 2018 01:15

The bus will pass the immigration at Shenzhen Bay, where all passengers need to get off and clear customs. The bus will wait for them at the other side.
Asked by Anu from MALAYSIA | Jan. 15, 2018 10:53Reply
Will be in Hong Kong from 20 Jan 27 Jan.what kind of clothes should bring?
Answers (1)
Answered by Julie from NEW ZEALAND | Jan. 16, 2018 21:59

It may be rainy and cloudy, and the temperature is around 13-19C. You are suggested to take your sweater, jacket and jeans. Have a nice trip!
Asked by Pearly from MALAYSIA | Dec. 19, 2017 04:05Reply
Disneyland to Macau
What is the best mode of transport for family with children from Disneyland to ferry terminal to Macau? Either the China Ferry Terminal or HK (Sheung Wan) Terminal?
Answers (1)
Answered by Harrison from ITALY | Dec. 21, 2017 01:41

After touring in the resort, take Disneyland MTR Line to Sunny Bay, where you can transfer to Tung Chung Line. Take it to HK Station. Walk to Central and take Island Line to Shueng Wan. Go to HK-Macau Ferry Terminal and take a ferry to Macau.
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