Cities: Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Yangshuo, Shanghai

Highlights: The Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven, Terracotta Warriors, Wild Goose Pagoda, Li River, Reed Flute Cave, The Bund, Yu Garden, Oriental Pearl TV Tower

This will be the perfect itinerary for first time traveler and ideal for family trip!  China has so many historical landmarks which are known worldwide like the Great Wall in Beijing, Terracotta Warriors and Horses in Xian, and the Bund Area in Shanghai.  These famous sights along with the surreal beauty of Guilin and Yangshuo will make your two week vacation memorable!   Take pleasure in climbing the mammoth wall, checking the impressive Imperial Palace of Forbidden City and the amazing marble boat in Summer Palace, cruising down the Li River, experiencing the country life in Yangshou and enjoy the bustling metropolis of modern Shanghai.


Itinerary Summary
Day
City
Meals
Activity
1
Depart US to Beijing
In-Flight Meal
Depart US to Beijing
2
Arrive Beijing
In-Flight Meal
Arrive Beijing
3
Beijing
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Peking Duck Dinner
4
Beijing
Breakfast, Lunch
Sacred Way of the Ming Tomb, Great Wall, Hutong
5
Beijing to Xi'an
Breakfast
Temple of Heaven, Fly to Xian
6
Xi'an
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Terracotta Warriors, Wild Goose Pagoda, Dumpling Feast and Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show
7
Xi'an to Guilin
Breakfast, Lunch
Ancient City Wall, Fly to Guilin
8
Guilin to Yangshuo
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Li River Cruise to Yangshuo, Free afternoon
9
Guilin to Shanghai
Breakfast, Lunch
Reed Flute Cave, Tea Banquet, Fly to Shanghai
10
Shanghai
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Shanghai Bund, Silk Museum, Old Town, Yu Garden
11
Shanghai
Breakfast
Free Day
12
Depart Shanghai to US
Breakfast, In-flight Meals
Depart Shanghai to US

Hotel Details
City
Hotel
Phone Number
Beijing
Sheraton Dongcheng Hotel
011-86-10-5798-8888
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Xi'an
Holiday Inn Xi'an Big Wild Goose Pagoda
011-86-29-8819-9977
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Guilin
Guilin Bravo Hotel
011-86-773-289-8888
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Yangshou
Jasper International Hotel
011-86-773-888-9688
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Shanghai
Central Hotel Shanghai
011-86-21-5396-5000
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