Hong Kong & Metropolis Cities

SG37: 8 Days Small Group Tour of Hong Kong - Beijing - Shanghai
Tour Type: Small Group of 2-18 travelers, guaranteed departures
Guide & Driver: English-speaking guide, experienced driver with an air-conditioned coach
Accommodation: 7 nights, nice 5-star & 4-star hotels
Meals: 7 western buffet breakfasts, 3 lunches of a la carte style
Tour Highlights:
  • Must-see sights - Mutianyu Great Wall, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, the Bund
  • Feel the vibrant atmosphere & explore bustling markets in Hong Kong
  • View the soaring city skylines and feel the pulse of modern Shanghai
  • Enjoy a la carte meals & taste authentic Chinese cuisines at superb restaurants
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Day 1 Arrival in Hong Kong
Arrive at any time, Airport-hotel transport by yourself.
When you arrive in Hong Kong, please get to the hotel by yourself. 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 in Hong Kong, and leave the sightseeing tour for your own arrangement. Hong Kong enjoys convenient public transport, so you can easily get to most attractions.
Accommodation: Regal Kowloon Hotel
Day 2 Hong Kong
Full day is free for your independent exploration with our suggestions. (B)
Victoria Harbor, Hong Kong
After breakfast, you are advised to take the bus or taxi 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 shop for souvenirs or handicrafts that interest you.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 3 Hong Kong - Beijing
Fly to Beijing, Pick up & airport-hotel transfer. (B)
Today, you will go to Hong Kong Airport by airport shuttle bus or Citybus A21 by yourself for the flight to Beijing. The air ticket will be booked for you in advance. Upon your arrival at Beijing Capital Airport, our local guide will meet you outside the customs, and the driver will drive 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
A tour briefing, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, A la carte welcome lunch with Peking Duck, Temple of Heaven, Chinese Kung Fu Show. (B+L)
Forbidden City, Beijing
A visit to Tiananmen Square starts today's Hong Kong Shanghai Beijing tour. 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, which features delicate Chinese cuisines and Peking Roast Duck. The lunch is valued at CNY150 per person, and included in our price. 

In the afternoon, our guide will accompany you to the Temple of Heaven, where emperors prayed for good harvests in ancient times. 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
Mutianyu Great Wall with a round-trip cable car, A toast with red wine on the wall, Olympic Bird's Nest. (B)
Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
After a big breakfast at the hotel, the guide and driver will take you to Mutianyu Great Wall, one of the most famous and best-preserved sections of the Great Wall. 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. The round way cable car will be arranged. 

We do not arrange lunch today due to the low quality of the nearby restaurants. Hence, you may have some fast food by yourself. The guide is happy to offer some suggestions.

Afterwards, our guide will accompany you back to the city. During the return trip, you will drive by the Olympic National Stadium (Bird's Nest). Its unique exterior is eye-catching and worth a photo-taking. Enjoy some free time at a local market before heading back to the hotel.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 6 Beijing - Shanghai
Summer Palace, Hutong Rickshaw Tour, Experience Chinese Paper Cutting, A la carte lunch, A 4.5-hour high speed train to Shanghai, Pick-up service. (B+L)
Today's group tour starts with a visit to the Summer Palace, the imperial garden of the Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911). Then our guide will lead you to the traditional Hutongs and courtyards, where you can take a glimpse of the local life and have a chance to learn the Chinese Paper Cutting. 

You 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 the tour unforgettable.

In the afternoon, our guide will escort you to the railway station for a 4.5-hour high-speed train to Shanghai. Upon arrival, our local guide will pick you up at the railway station and escort you to the hotel.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, A la carte lunch
Accommodation: Parkline Century Park Hotel Shanghai - the former Crowne Plaza
Day 7 Shanghai
Jade Buddha Temple, Yu Garden and its traditional bazaar, A la carte farewell lunch, Former French Concession, the Bund and Huangpu River cruise. (B+L)
Yu Garden
Yu Garden
After breakfast, we will start the Hong Kong Shanghai Beijing tour in Shanghai from the Jade Buddha Temple, which is a Buddhist temple well-known for the two jade Buddha statues. After appreciating the art works, we will proceed to the Yu Garden to feel its tranquil atmosphere in the busy metropolis. Have some free time at the nearby traditional bazaar.

An a la carte farewell lunch (valued at CNY120.00 per person and included in our price) will be served at a local fancy restaurant to taste the authentic Shanghai cuisine.

Following the morning activities, our guide will take you to visit the Former French Concession and the Bund area, where you will take a one-hour cruise tour along the Huangpu River. After the trip is completed, our guide will escort you back to the hotel and say goodbye to you at the hotel lobby.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, A la carte farewell lunch
Day 8 Departure from Shanghai
Please check out before 12:00. We recommend the most efficient and money-saving way - taking a taxi by yourself from hotel to the airport, A pleasant trip home! (B)
Your tour package from Hong Kong to Beijing and Shanghai will end today. Please head for the airport for your departing flight on your own. The hotel-airport transfer is not included because of the different flight schedules of the group travelers. If you want to book onward flights or extend your tours, please feel free to contact your travel consultant. 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 two persons!
Arrival DateDeparture DateDouble OccupancySingle Room Supplement 
Oct 22(Tue) Oct 29(Tue) $1579$649
Oct 29(Tue) Nov 05(Tue) $1579$649
Nov 05(Tue) Nov 12(Tue) $1579$649
Nov 19(Tue) Nov 26(Tue) $1459$569
Dec 06(Fri) Dec 13(Fri) $1459$569
Dec 20(Fri) Dec 27(Fri) $1459$569
Prices are per person in US Dollars; departures are guaranteed even with two persons!
Arrival DateDeparture DateDouble OccupancySingle Room Supplement 
Jan 03(Fri) Jan 10(Fri) $1399$409
Feb 11(Tue) Feb 18(Tue) $1399$409
Mar 03(Tue) Mar 10(Tue) $1419$429
Mar 10(Tue) Mar 17(Tue) $1419$429
Mar 24(Tue) Mar 31(Tue) $1419$429
Mar 31(Tue) Apr 07(Tue) $1419$429
Apr 07(Tue) Apr 14(Tue) $1419$429
Apr 14(Tue) Apr 21(Tue) $1419$429
Apr 21(Tue) Apr 28(Tue) $1419$429
May 05(Tue) May 12(Tue) $1419$429
May 12(Tue) May 19(Tue) $1419$429
May 19(Tue) May 26(Tue) $1419$429
May 26(Tue) Jun 02(Tue) $1419$429
Jun 02(Tue) Jun 09(Tue) $1419$429
Jun 09(Tue) Jun 16(Tue) $1419$429
Jun 16(Tue) Jun 23(Tue) $1419$429
Jun 23(Tue) Jun 30(Tue) $1419$429
Jun 30(Tue) Jul 07(Tue) $1419$429
Jul 07(Tue) Jul 14(Tue) $1419$429
Jul 14(Tue) Jul 21(Tue) $1419$429
Jul 21(Tue) Jul 28(Tue) $1419$429
Jul 28(Tue) Aug 04(Tue) $1419$429
Aug 04(Tue) Aug 11(Tue) $1419$429
Aug 11(Tue) Aug 18(Tue) $1419$429
Aug 18(Tue) Aug 25(Tue) $1419$429
Aug 25(Tue) Sep 01(Tue) $1419$429
Sep 01(Tue) Sep 08(Tue) $1439$449
Sep 08(Tue) Sep 15(Tue) $1439$449
Sep 15(Tue) Sep 22(Tue) $1439$449
Sep 22(Tue) Sep 29(Tue) $1439$449
Oct 06(Tue) Oct 13(Tue) $1439$449
Oct 13(Tue) Oct 20(Tue) $1509$529
Oct 20(Tue) Oct 27(Tue) $1509$529
Oct 27(Tue) Nov 03(Tue) $1509$529
Nov 03(Tue) Nov 10(Tue) $1509$529
Nov 10(Tue) Nov 17(Tue) $1509$529
Nov 17(Tue) Nov 24(Tue) $1399$419
Dec 07(Mon) Dec 14(Mon) $1399$419
Dec 21(Mon) Dec 28(Mon) $1399$419
Price Includes
  • Domestic airfare & train fare
  • 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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    5.02 Reviews
    Mark Russo
    United States
    Posted on December 20, 2018
    The staff of travelchinaguide is very excellent; their work is very efficient and helpful. The guides and the drivers are all excellent. They really made my China tour memorable. When I come back, I will definitely choose their service again.
    Ong K. C.
    Posted on November 02, 2018
    We arrived safely in the Netherlands after our wonderful vacation in China and all arranged by Wendy, a very professional travel consultant. We appreciate all the work she did for us. We will recommend our friends here if they want to go to China to use Travel China Guide to arrange their tour. We liked the food and found it to be excellent. The meals arranged were sometimes a little bit too much. Probably because we usually do not eat so much. All the guides are professional and can speak good English and also their knowledge about the culture are good. The drivers are very professional, good and most important of all they drove safely. We are never late to the airport and they arrange the baggage for us to / from the hotel etc. I do think that the best drivers are the drivers in Xi'an and in Beijing. ... More
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