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China Essential 9-Day Guided Tour provided by China Tours & Travel

China Essential 9-Day Guided Tour

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A fabulous 9-Day tour introducing you to China's essential highlights. Starting in Beijing, see the iconic Great Wall and the impressive Forbidden City before taking a high-speed bullet train to the historic city of Xian, renowned for the Terracotta Warriors, a truly The tour ends in the dazzling city of Shanghai, a fusion of old and new, where you also visit the charming water town of Zhujiajiao.
Full Map
22 stops
Day 1
Arrive Beijing
Day 2
Beijing City Tour
Day 3
Great Wall
Day 4
Bullet train to Xian
Day 5
Terracotta Warriors
Day 6
Fly to Shanghai
Day 7
Shanghai City Tour
Day 8
Day 9
Depart Shanghai
Important Information
9 days
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  • Dinner
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  • Lunch
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  • Dinner
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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
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  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • 4-star accommodation x 8 nights
  • Domestic flights in economy class
  • Bullet train in first class
  • Transfers
  • English speaking guides
  • Entrance fees to the sites listed
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Heaven
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Hutong Tour
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
  • Entry/Admission - The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses
  • Entry/Admission - Tang Dynasty Show
  • Entry/Admission - Shaanxi History Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Small Goose Pagoda
  • Entry/Admission - Yu Garden (Yuyuan)
  • Entry/Admission - Jade Buddha Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)
  • Local tips: RMB 390 (US $56) per person
  • Personal spending
  • Travel Insurance
  • China visa and fees
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


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Key Details
  • Beijing, Temple of Heaven, and 19 more
  • Duration: 9 days
  • Printed Paper Ticket Required
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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