Yangtze Cruise, Shanghai, Xian and Beijing

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Yangtze Cruise, Shanghai, Xian and Beijing

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Length of trip:

13 days

Approximate price of this trip per person:

from $ 1699 to $ 1799

Best travel dates to go:

April, May, June, July, September, October, November

Detailed Description of this trip:

During this fully escorted 13 Days Yangtze Cruise, Shanghai, Xian and Beijing Tour. You will enjoy sightseeing and many activities in Yangtze River Cruise, Upstream, & Shanghai, Yichang, Chongqing, Xi'an and Beijing. The tour includes: 8 hotel nights with buffet breakfast: - 3 nights at Shanghai Galaxy Hotel or similar ( 4 star) - 2 nights at Xian King Dynasty Hotel (superior) or similar hotels (4 star) - 3 nights at Beijing Grand Chang An Hotel, Plaza Royal, Oriental Bay International (all 5 star) - 4 nights on MV Splendid China (5 Star Boat).

Trip Properties:

Trip Itinerary:

  • Day 1 - Shanghai

    Upon arrival in Shanghai, you will be transferred to the hotel.

  • Day 2 - Shanghai


    Full day city tour featuring the Bund, Yu Garden, Shanghai Museum.

    Performing Arts

    Enjoy Acrobatic Show in the evening. (B.L.D)

  • Day 3 - Shanghai


    Morning excursion to Zhujiajiao, a river-town near Shanghai, then continue with a stop at the Oriental Pearl TV Tower for a bird’s eye view of Shanghai, the Jade Buddha Temple and a Carpet Factory. (B.L.D)

  • Day 4 - Yichang

    Shanghai - Yichang.
    Commercial Flight

    Fly to Yichang.


    Visit a unique mountain village of the Peoples Commune, where you are taken back 40 years ago. All the features are unchanged as it was in the Cultural Revolution; people’s attire, houses and furniture, home decoration. The commune office, productive activities, their wine factory, paper making mills, the grain process mills, are all original under same pace.

    Performing Arts

    People perform their revolution dance and songs to welcome you and invite you to visit their homes and surroundings.

    River or Barge Cruise

    Later, embark your floating hotel, the MV Splendid China (B.L.D)

  • Day 5 - At Sea


    Excursion to visit the New Dam construction site. (B.L.D)

  • Day 6 - At Sea

    Shennong Stream.

    Today, take an excursion to the Shennong Steam by Sampan boats. (B.L.D)

  • Day 7 - At Sea


    Off-shore visit to Shibaozhai, a typical riverside village. (B.L.D)

  • Day 8 - Chongqing

    Chongqing - Xi'an.

    After you disembark in Chongqing, enjoy a sightseeing tour of the 2nd World War & Stillwell Museum and the Painters Village.

    Commercial Flight

    Afternoon flight to Xi'an. (B.L.D)

  • Day 9 - Xian


    The day is spent at the Terra-cotta Museum, Ancient Huaqing Hot Spring Palace, Big Wild Goose Pagoda.

    Performing Arts

    Dumpling Dinner & Tang Dynasty Show. (B.L.SD)

  • Day 10 - Beijing

    Xi'an - Beijing.
    Commercial Flight

    Today you fly to Beijing.


    Visit the Summer Palace before checking in at the hotel. (B.L.D)

  • Day 11 - Beijing


    Enjoy a full day tour including the main attraction such as the Temple of Heaven, Tian Anmen Square and the Forbidden City. (B.L.D)

  • Day 12 - Beijing


    Today's activities include an excursion to the Great Wall and the Ming Tombs with Sacred Way.

    Food and Dining

    Tonight, enjoy a Peking Duck Farewell Dinner with Cultural Show. (B.L.SD)

  • Day 13 - Beijing

    Beijing - USA.

    Departure transfer to airport for homeward flight. (B)

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