Private Tour - A China Experience

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Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • China

  • Private tour

Accompanied by local guides, experience a private tour of China. Walk Great Wall ramparts, explore an ancient water town, gaze upon mysterious terracotta warriors and uncover the legacy of royal dynasties: this is a China experience of epic scale and fascination.

At a glance


  • Yu Yuan Garden
  • Shanghai Museum
  • Terracotta Warriors
  • Tiananmen Square
  • Forbidden City
  • Great Wall of China
A China Experience - Private Tour 2017

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a local representative
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • All airport taxes
VIP home pick-up service

Our VIP home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

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1st July 2017
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Overview

Accompanied by local guides, experience a private tour of China. Walk Great Wall ramparts, explore an ancient water town, gaze upon mysterious terracotta warriors and uncover the legacy of royal dynasties: this is a China experience of epic scale and fascination.

Total meals included:

  • 8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 8 dinners

Depart UK

Day
1

No meals included

Arrive Shanghai

Day
2

On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel for a three night stay.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Shanghai including Wuzhen Canal Town

Day
3

Visit the ancient canal town of Wuzhen and take a leisurely stroll to absorb the atmosphere of this centuries-old Chinese town. Home to an intricate system of canals, old wooden waterside houses, arch stone bridges, narrow cobblestone streets and an abundance of local handicrafts, Wuzhen is renowned for its old-world charm and picturesque setting. Return to Shanghai and enjoy a dinner of traditional Shanghai cuisine.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Shanghai

Day
4

Sightseeing today includes a stroll through the beautiful Yu Gardens and the Old Town as well as a visit to see the superb antiquities and fine arts of the Shanghai Museum. Afterwards, walk along the famous Bund with its colonial architecture and explore the restored Xintiandi area with its unique 1920's style Shikumen buildings. In the evening, enjoy a cruise on the panoramic Huangpu River, where the historic Bund and the futuristic Pudong come face-to-face.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Shanghai - Xian

Day
5

Today fly to Xian, the former ancient capital. In the evening, sample a traditional Shui Jiao dumpling meal followed by a performance of Tang Dynasty dancing.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Xian

Day
6

This morning visit one of the most important archaeological discoveries of the 20th century - the Terracotta Warriors. The figures were created 2,000 years ago to accompany Qin Shihuang into the afterlife. We also walk along the Ancient City Walls.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Xian - Beijing

Day
7

Today visit the renowned Shaanxi Museum which is home to thousands of priceless relics and walk through the lively Muslim Quarter to explore the Islamic food markets. Later, fly to Beijing, China's capital city.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Beijing

Day
8

Sightseeing today includes a stroll through Tiananmen Square, past Chairman Mao's Mausoleum to the treasure-filled Forbidden City, which is the largest and best preserved collection of ancient buildings in China from the Ming and Qing Dynasties and houses over 8,000 rooms. Also visit the unique Temple of Heaven and enjoy a fascinating Chinese Acrobat show in the evening.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Beijing

Day
9

An unforgettable day travelling to the Great Wall of China One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Wall stretches approximately 4,000 miles and is a spectacular sight you'll be sure never to forget. Also tour the exquisite Summer Palace. Your evening meal includes the local delicacy, Peking Duck.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Beijing - UK

Day
10

Transfer to the airport today for your flight back to the UK or extend your trip in Hong Kong.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Home landing in the UK

Day
11

No meals included

Things to note

Accommodation will be as stated or similar standard.

A visa is required to travel on this tour. Please refer to www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice prior to departure for the latest requirements and how to apply.

Hotels

Tour hotels will be as specified or alternatives of a similar standard.


  • Shanghai: Regal Shanghai East Asia Hotel;
  • Xian: Grand Dynasty Culture Hotel;
  • Beijing: Grand Gongda Jianguol.

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