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4days private highlights tour to Beijing and Shanghai

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Day 1 Beijing: Tiananmen square-Forbidden city-Temple of heaven-Summer palace

The tour guide and driver will pick you up from hotel in the morning then take you to visit the Tiananmen square which witnessed many historical events. Next take a walk to the Forbidden City and experience the imperial majesty of the Chinese palace then get to know the culture of silk in the silk factory. After a delicious Chinese lunch in a local restaurant, visit the Temple of Heaven and notice how its decoration in blue which is the color of the Heavens brings out a perfect link between the architectural environment and nature.

After that, visit a pearl factory and the famous Summer Palace.  the largest and most well-preserved royal park in China. The day then shuts down by hotel drop off.

Day 2 Beijing: Badaling Great Wall-Ming Tomb(changling tomb)

On this day the tour guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel in the early morning then drive you to the Ming tomb at first, walk around in the vast area visiting some exhibitions then discover the burial segments of  the indefatigable Emperor Yongle, who also commissioned the Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven. You will be served with lunch in a jade factory.

After lunch the next stop will be the Badaling Great Wall where you can choose to either hike or take a cable car to the top of the wall, to take in the whole beautiful bird view.

The tour ends from taking photos outside from the Olympic center. After which you are served with tea in a tea house in downtown area, before being sent back to the hotel.

Day 3 Shanghai: Yu Garden- Chenghuang Temple- Nangjing Road

The driver and tour guide in Beijing will send you to railway station early in the morning to take the high speed train to Shanghai. Upon arrival the guide and driver there will pick you up then send you to the hotel for check in. Take sometime off then in the afternoon, begin your tour in Shanghai. The first stop will be the Yu Garden; the only fully restored classical Chinese garden in Shanghai followed by the neighboring Chenghuang temple.

Stroll among a sea of people on Nanjing Road, Shanghai's most famous shopping district, before being transferred back to your hotel.

Day 4 Shanghai: Pearl Tower-Bund-Pudong New Area

On this day the tour guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel then send you to the Oriental Pearl Tower where from the top of the tower, you’ll enjoy a bird's eye view of this vibrant city. Then later walk around the Bund viewing the architectural complex around it and have a Chinese style lunch. The tour ends from enjoying the lofty skylines in Pudong New Area, the new town of Shanghai on a car ride. Afterwards, you will be sent back to the hotel in shanghai.
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Important Information
Departure Point
pick up hotel in the centre of Beijing and Shanghai
Departure Time
8:00 AM
4 days
  • Bottled water
  • 3 Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • High-speed train from Beijing to Shanghai
  • VIP access to the forbidden city (skip long lines)
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Reviewed 31 August 2019

executive, professional and caring are what describe our experience with the travel agency. I spent four hours reading through reviews on trip advisor and I settled on choosing them and it was! I rate it a 9.9 out of 10. Our agent did a great...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

We got great time in China and Jenny had such a great handling skill for the big group. I leaded a group of 40 guests with different ages and interest. But Jenny handle with great care, good pacing, nice choice of restaurant and great flexibility....More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank WinM20
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This trip had a little of everything – ancient history, great food, amazing views, thrilling heights, and fascinating culture. Time seemed to go by way too fast. They kept us on our toes and on schedule. They were quick on their feet when a planned...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank cola_gu
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  • Duration: 4 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese
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