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12 Days China Wonders Adventure Tour

Destinations:Beijing, Xian, Chengdu, Lhasa

from: US$1490
Tour Code: CITA-CT-01
Summary: Beijing,the capital city of China where you will experience Chinese folklore and the history of ancient China,Forbidden City,Great Wall.Homeland of Panda-Chengdu where you will know the lifestyle of locals.Mysterious Tibet,Ancient City-Xi'an

Day 1

Beijing 

International flight on your own arrangement. Once arrive in Beijing,be met and transferred to your hotel. Feel free at leisure for the rest of the day.
Overnight in Beijing 

Day 2

Beijing 
Morning breakfast at the hotel, then we are going to visit the Tian’anmen Square, the largest city square in the world. Later visit the The Forbidden City, the largest imperial palace in China during the Ming and Qing dynasties with a history of around 600 years. It was the Chinese royal palace from the Ming Dynasty to the end of the Qing Dynasty. Then head to The Temple of Heaven, which is located in the southern part of Beijing, and has been one of the most holy places for the whole country for more than five centuries. Then explore the Summer Place, a former imperial summer resort. the largest and most well-preserved royal park in China.
Overnight in Beijing 
  • Tian’anmen Square

    Tian’anmen Square

  • The Forbidden City

Day 3

Beijing 
Morning breakfast at the hotel, then we will be visiting the Mutianyu Great Wall, Lies in Huairou County, Mutianyu Section is 73 kilometers away from Beijing City. Commanding the strategic importance, Mutianyu Section is called as the Majestic Pass on Precipitous Mountains. It is one of the best-preserved parts of the Great Wall.
Overnight in Beijing 
  • The Great Wall

  • The Great Wall

Day 4

Beijing  Xi’an    G659(11:53-17:36)
In the morning, we will meet you at the hotel lobby, then you will be transferred to the train station and take the high speed train to Xi’an. Upon arrival, transfer you to the hotel and check you in.
Overnight in Xi’an 

Day 5

Xi'an 
Morning arrive at Xi'an,you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Then visit the historical significance of the amazing The Terracotta Warriors and Horses -where7000 individually crafted clay soldiers stand on guard.Then continue to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda built to house Buddhist scriptures collected by a Chinese Monk,where you can see variety of Buddha statues. stroll on the Ancient City Wall, Which you have opportunity to cycle on this ancient wall,and then explore the Old Muslim Quarter and Old Mosque.
Overnight in Xi’an 
  • The Terracotta Warriors
    Warriors

  • Bid Wild Goose Pagoda

Day 6

Xi'anChengdu   D1917(09:00-12:28)
After breakfast, transfer to the train station and take the express train to Chengdu, we will meet you at the staion and take you to visit the fascinating Giant Panda Breeding and Research Centre to learn morn about these amazing endangered animals and the programs that are being implemented to protect them. 
Overnight in Chengdu
  •   Giant Panda

  •   Giant Panda Research

Day 7

Chengdu 
 
After breakfast take a scenic drive to the world's largest Buddha Statue(71m high)at Leshan County,walk down to the foot of the Buddha and hope on a river cruise to appreciate its fill stature and splendor from the river.Tonight sample a local specialty dinner.
Leshan Buddha Sculpture: The Giant Buddha of Leshan (aka Dafo) is the tallest stone Buddha statue in the world, carved out of a cliff face by an 8th-century monk in southern Szechuan province. The Giant Buddha overlooks the confluence of the Minjiang, Dadu and Qingyi rivers and faces the sacred Mount Emei (with which it shares its World Heritage status).
Overnight in Chengdu 
  •   Leshan Giant Buddha

  •   Leshan Giant Buddha

Day 8

ChengduLhasa
After breakfast, transfer to airport for flight to Lhasa. Be met and transfer to Hotel. Afternoon free to Adapt to the plateau.
Overnight in Lhasa

Day 9

Lhasa 

Today we will visit the highest palace in the world—Potala Palace which is the Dalai Lama's winter palace. It locates on the red hill, a good viewing point in Lhasa. Then tour at The Norbulingka is a Dalai Lamas summer palace, was built in 18th century during the seventh Dalai Lama time, at the present time it’s a public park, of course there are some Palaces able to visit. In the evening enjoy a Tibetan style dinner in a family restaurant. 
Overnight in Lhasa 
  •   Potala Palace

  •   The Norbulingka

Day 10

Lhasa  Shanghai
In the morning, we will go to visit the Sera monastery where lively lama debating will be seen (except Sundays). This is very interesting. Many lamas sitting or standing in the yard debate a certain topic their teacher has given . we go to the renowned Jokhang Temple which will provide us one of your first sights of devout Tibetans. In the temple we will see the glistening Sakyamuni statue which is considered as Tibetan Buddhism's rarity. After that, stroll around the bustling Barkhor Street. Evening transfer to airport for flight to Shanghai. Upon arrive in Shanghai be met & transfer to hotel .
Overnight in Chengdu 
  • Sera monastery

  • Jokhang Temple

Day 11

Shanghai 
We start our tour today to the Jade Buddha Temple, Later we visit the Old Town and the Yuyuan Garden, a classical garden, which was built in Ming dynasty. After that, we visit the Shanghai Museum. We will then take a leisurely walk on the Bund
Overnight in Shanghai 
  •   The Bund

  •   Yuyuan Garden

Day 12

Shanghai
 
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport to take your flight to your destination.

Travel in party of Superior Class
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Deluxe Class
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2 -4persons $2650 $ 2250 $ 2120
6-8 persons $2150 $ 1750 $ 1630
10 &above $2070 $ 1620 $ 1490
Single room Supplement $790 $ 430 $ 597

Service included:

√ Private transportation with good AC
√ Excellent English guide service
√ All the entrance fee listed in the itinerary
√ Hotels listed in the itinerary with breakfast,
√ Two bottles of water each person every day
√ 2nd express train, Beijing to Xi'an, Xi'an to Chengdu
√ Airfare from Chengdu to Lhasa
√ Tibet Travel Permit.

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