Panda Tours from Hong Kong

SG34: 11 Days Small Group Tour to Hong Kong - Beijing - Xian - Chengdu
Tour Type: Small Group of 1-18 persons, guaranteed departures
Guide & Driver: English-speaking guide & air-conditioned, licensed limousine
Tour Highlights:
  • Must-see sights - the Great Wall, Forbidden City, Terracotta Army, Giant Pandas
  • Try biking on the Ming Dynasty City Wall of Xian, or tour by electric car
  • Have a once in a life chance to get close to the incredibly cute treasure - Pandas
  • Enjoy a la carte meals, Kung Fu Show, Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Performance
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Day 1 Arrival in Hong Kong
Airport-hotel transport by yourself.
Upon landing at Hong Kong Airport, please find your way to B P International House we have booked for you. There are three modes of transport. The first is to take Airport Express to Kowloon Station, and transfer to free shuttle bus K4 to the hotel. Or, you may get on bus A21 from the airport to Prudential Center, and then walk south for about 150 yards, and turn west to Austin Road. The hotel is 200 yards in front of you. You can also take a taxi directly to the hotel with a fare of around HKD 280. After check-in, you can spend the rest of the day having a good rest or getting familiar with the city.

We only reserve the two-night hotel with daily breakfast for you, and leave Hong Kong sightseeing tour for your own arrangement. Hong Kong is famous for its convenient public transport, so you can easily get to most attractions.

Meals: No meal, advice freely available
Accommodation: B P International House
Day 2 Hong Kong
Free time for the day. (B)
Victoria Harbor, Hong Kong
After breakfast, you are advised to take the Peak Tram up to the Victoria Peak. Standing at the peak, you will have a bird's-eye-view of the whole city. The nearby Peak Tower is also worth exploring for housing interesting sights like the Madame Tussauds Hong Kong and Sky Terrace 428. The suggestion for the afternoon is to set out to Repulse Bay or Aberdeen to enjoy the intoxicating coastal scenery. Afterwards, you may roam around Stanley Market and buy some souvenirs or handicrafts for your family and friends.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 3 Hong Kong - Beijing
Take a flight to Beijing by yourself. Pick up & airport-hotel transfer. (B)
Today, you will go to Hong Kong Airport by shuttle bus or taxi by yourself for the flight to Beijing. The air ticket will be booked for you in advance by us. Upon your arrival at Beijing Capital Airport, our local guide will meet you outside the customs, and accompany you to the hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to relax.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Accommodation: The Great Wall Hotel Beijing - the former Sheraton
Day 4 Beijing
Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, A la carte lunch, Temple of Heaven, Kung Fu Show. (B+L)
Forbidden City, Beijing
A visit to Tiananmen Square starts today's itinerary. Our guide will show you around the major buildings on the large square, like Tiananmen Tower, Monument to People's Heroes, and National Museum of China. Walking through the Tiananmen Tower, we will come to the Forbidden City, which is the imperial palace of the Ming and Qing dynasties (1368-1911). Seeing exquisite palaces, halls and pavilions, it won't be hard to imagine the luxurious lifestyle of the ancient royal family. After the visiting, an a la carte lunch will be served at a decent restaurant to let you taste authentic Chinese food. The lunch is valued at CNY150 per person, and included in our price.

In the afternoon, the guide will accompany you to the Temple of Heaven, where emperors prayed for good harvests in ancient times. If you shout at the Heaven Heart Stone of the Circular Mound Altar, you can hear the sound waves echoing clearly. At night, a lively Chinese Kung Fu Show is in store for you at the Red Theater.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, a la carte lunch
Day 5 Beijing
Badaling Great Wall, Sacred Way, Bird's Nest (drive by). (B)
Badaling Great Wall
After a big breakfast at the hotel, the guide and driver will take you to the Badaling Great Wall, the most famous and best-preserved section of the Great Wall of China. It snakes up and down the mountain ridges and stretches to the distance. Several fierce battles took place here. Cracks and holes on the battlements are like scars reminding you of its glorious past as the unbreakable defensive screen of the nation.

We do not arrange lunch today due to the low quality of the nearby restaurants. Hence, you may have some fast food by yourself. Your guide is happy to offer some suggestions. Afterwards, the guide will accompany you to the Sacred Way. There are 12 stone figures and 24 stone animals along the way. During the return trip, we will drive by the Bird's Nest (National Stadium). Its unique exterior is eye-catching at a distance.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 6 Beijing - Xian
Summer Palace, A la carte lunch, Hutong visit. Fly to Xian. Airport-hotel transfer. (B+L)
Today's group tour starts with a visit to the Summer Palace, the imperial garden of the Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911). On the Longevity Hill, you can see some elegant pavilions, grand halls, and tranquil temples. Then, we will have an a la carte lunch in a famous restaurant. The meal is valued at CNY150 per person and included in our price. The delicious food and great atmosphere of the restaurant will certainly make you satisfied.

In the afternoon, the guide will lead you to the traditional Hutongs and courtyards, where you can take a glimpse of the local life. After that, the driver will take you to Beijing Capital Airport for a flight to Xian, the capital of thirteen ancient dynasties. Upon landing, our local guide will pick you up at the airport and escort you to the hotel.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, a la carte lunch
Accommodation: Sheraton Hotel
Day 7 Xian
Terracotta Warriors, A local family visit and home-cooked lunch, Xian Museum and Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Tang Dynasty Show with dumpling dinner. (B+L+D)
Terracotta Army, Xian
In the morning, we will come to the Terracotta Army Museum. It is part of the Mausoleum of Emperor Qin Shi Huang (259 - 210 BC), and a must-see attraction of Xian. The life-sized mighty warriors are different from one another in hair styles, clothes, and facial expressions. Some are standing in battle array. Some are squatting and ready to shoot. Others are sitting in the bronze chariots and commanding the army. Then, you will be invited to a local family, and have a home cooked a la carte lunch, which is valued at CNY120 per person and included in our price. It will be an unforgettable experience to have authentic Chinese food in a local family during your 11-day China group tour.

In the afternoon, the guide will accompany you to the Xian Museum and Small Wild Goose Pagoda. The pagoda was built in the Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) to store the Buddhist sutras brought back from India. It originally had thirteen storeys, but the upper two were destroyed during several earthquakes. You can even ascend the time-honored pagoda along the winding wooden stairs. In the evening, you will be entertained by the wonderful Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show at Shaanxi Song and Dance Theater while enjoying the featured local Dumpling Dinner.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, a la carte lunch, dinner
Day 8 Xian
City Wall, Provincial History Museum, A la carte lunch, Great Mosque, Free time at the Muslim Bazzar. (B+L)
Our travel consultant with her clients
After breakfast, our guide will pick you up at the hotel and take you to the ancient City Wall. When ascending the wall, you can enjoy magnificent city gates, barbicans, turrets, moats, and crenellations, take some photos, or rent a bike to cycle on the wall at your own expense. After around 2 hours' stay there, the guide will lead you to Shaanxi History Museum. More than 370,000 cultural relics are exhibited there, including bronze wares, pottery figures, gold and silver wares, and murals. You will get a basic knowledge of the glorious history of Xian and the whole Shaanxi Province.

At noon, an a la carte lunch will be served in a fancy restaurant. The lunch is valued at CNY120 per person, and included in our price. Then, we will continue the trip to the Great Mosque, which integrates traditional Chinese architectural features into Muslim buildings. Afterwards, you will get some free time to stroll around the nearby Muslim Quarter for a feast of local snacks.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, a la carte lunch
Day 9 Xian - Chengdu
A high-speed train to Chengdu. Train station to hotel transfer. Free time in the afternoon. (B)
In the morning, we will take you to the North Railway station for a morning high-speed train to Chengdu. The train journey takes around 4 hours. Upon arrival, our Chengdu guide will meet you and accompany you to the hotel. Afternoon is free for you to explore the city by yourself.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Accommodation: Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza
Day 10 Chengdu
Giant Panda Breeding Base, Jinsha Site Museum, Broad and Narrow Alleys. (B)
Giant Pandas in Chengdu
Today, we will visit Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in the morning. Cute pandas play with one another, eat bamboos, or stare at you with their little eyes. They are so lovely that you want to keep them as pets, but it is impossible for their rarity. There are only less than 2,000 pandas in the world, and the majority are in Chengdu. Grab the rare chance to see and take pictures of the cute pandas. Afterwards, the guide will lead you to the Jinsha Site Museum, which is the original location of the Jinsha Kingdom 3,000 years ago. More than 5,000 rare cultural relics have been excavated there, including gold objects, bronze wares, jade, lacquers, and ivory carvings, as well as tons of ivory, thousands of antlers, and pieces of pottery. Also, you can enjoy a 4D movie "Dream Back to Jinsha" to review the rise and fall of this ancient kingdom. Today's trip will end at the Wide and Narrow Alley, which is a renowned recreational block to feel the art and food culture of the city.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 11 Departure from Chengdu
Hotel-airport transfer is on your own arrangement. A pleasant onward trip! (B)
Your 11-day China small group tour will end today. Please head for Chengdu Airport for the departing flight on your own. The hotel-airport transfer will not be arranged by us because of the different flight schedules of the group members. If you want to book onward flights or extend your tours, please feel free to contact our travel consultants. Thank you for travelling with us!

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
10% off - book 60 days in advance, 5% off - book 30 days in advance
MonthArrival DateDeparture DateDouble OccupancySingle Room Supplement 
Oct. 2018Oct 02(Tue) Oct 12(Fri) $1849$679
Oct 09(Tue) Oct 19(Fri) $1909$749
Oct 16(Tue) Oct 26(Fri) $1909$749
Oct 23(Tue) Nov 02(Fri) $1909$749
Oct 30(Tue) Nov 09(Fri) $1849$729
Nov. 2018Nov 06(Tue) Nov 16(Fri) $1849$729
Nov 13(Tue) Nov 23(Fri) $1799$689
Dec. 2018Dec 06(Thu) Dec 16(Sun) $1689 $1604$599
Dec 20(Thu) Dec 30(Sun) $1689 $1520$599

Remark: The prices in red reflect the current discount.

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 by Jan 31, 2019
MonthArrival DateDeparture DateDouble OccupancySingle Room Supplement 
Jan. 2019Jan 03(Thu) Jan 13(Sun) $1779 $1565$519
Jan 17(Thu) Jan 27(Sun) $1779 $1565$519
Feb. 2019Feb 22(Fri) Mar 04(Mon) $1769 $1556$509
Mar. 2019Mar 03(Sun) Mar 13(Wed) $1849 $1627$599
Mar 10(Sun) Mar 20(Wed) $1849 $1627$599
Mar 24(Sun) Apr 03(Wed) $1849 $1627$609
Apr. 2019Apr 02(Tue) Apr 12(Fri) $1939 $1706$629
Apr 09(Tue) Apr 19(Fri) $1939 $1706$629
Apr 16(Tue) Apr 26(Fri) $1939 $1706$629
Apr 23(Tue) May 03(Fri) $1939 $1706$629
May. 2019May 07(Tue) May 17(Fri) $1939 $1706$629
May 14(Tue) May 24(Fri) $1939 $1706$629
May 21(Tue) May 31(Fri) $1939 $1706$629
May 28(Tue) Jun 07(Fri) $1929 $1697$609
Jun. 2019Jun 04(Tue) Jun 14(Fri) $1899 $1671$569
Jun 11(Tue) Jun 21(Fri) $1899 $1671$569
Jun 18(Tue) Jun 28(Fri) $1899 $1671$569
Jun 25(Tue) Jul 05(Fri) $1899 $1671$579
Jul. 2019Jul 02(Tue) Jul 12(Fri) $1959 $1723$609
Jul 09(Tue) Jul 19(Fri) $1959 $1723$609
Jul 16(Tue) Jul 26(Fri) $1959 $1723$609
Jul 23(Tue) Aug 02(Fri) $1959 $1723$609
Jul 30(Tue) Aug 09(Fri) $1959 $1723$609
Aug. 2019Aug 06(Tue) Aug 16(Fri) $1959 $1723$609
Aug 13(Tue) Aug 23(Fri) $1959 $1723$609
Aug 20(Tue) Aug 30(Fri) $1959 $1723$609
Aug 27(Tue) Sep 06(Fri) $1949 $1715$629
Sep. 2019Sep 03(Tue) Sep 13(Fri) $1979 $1741$659
Sep 10(Tue) Sep 20(Fri) $1979 $1741$659
Sep 17(Tue) Sep 27(Fri) $1979 $1741$659
Oct. 2019Oct 01(Tue) Oct 11(Fri) $2029 $1785$719
Oct 08(Tue) Oct 18(Fri) $2029 $1785$719
Oct 15(Tue) Oct 25(Fri) $2029 $1785$719
Oct 22(Tue) Nov 01(Fri) $2029 $1785$719
Oct 29(Tue) Nov 08(Fri) $1969 $1732$719
Nov. 2019Nov 05(Tue) Nov 15(Fri) $1899 $1671$639
Nov 19(Tue) Nov 29(Fri) $1839 $1618$569
Dec. 2019Dec 06(Fri) Dec 16(Mon) $1819 $1600$569
Dec 20(Fri) Dec 30(Mon) $1819 $1600$569
Jan. 2020Jan 03(Fri) Jan 13(Mon) $1779 $1601$529
Feb. 2020Feb 11(Tue) Feb 21(Fri) $1779 $1601$519
Mar. 2020Mar 03(Tue) Mar 13(Fri) $1849 $1664$599
Mar 10(Tue) Mar 20(Fri) $1849 $1664$599
Mar 24(Tue) Apr 03(Fri) $1849 $1664$599

Remark: The prices in red reflect 12% discount.

Price Includes
  • Domestic airfares & train fares
  • 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
Why Travel With Us
Earlier Booking, Bigger Savings!
10% off - book 60 days in advance
5% off - book 30 days in advance