A Taste of China

  • Detailed Itinerary
  • Dates & Prices
  • Trip Notes

Day 1 Beijing
Welcome to China. Today you will be welcome by your local expert and meet your group members in the lobby at 10 am. Your local expert will be briefing the tour, and you will get to know all the travelers.
After lunch, you will visit Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City, followed by a walking tour of the Hutong area- Old Beijing.

Day 2 Beijing
Today is a free day to explore this fantastic city. You can climb to the top of Jinshan Park for a bird's eye view of the three palaces: Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace and Tiananmen Square, or visit temple of Heaven & Lama temple. You can also visit the fake market to test your barging skills.

Day 3 Beijing
Today we will head out to Great Wall. You will hike on the unrestored Great Wall section. We will enjoy a sunset on the Great Wall, settle in the local guesthouse under the Great Wall.

Day 4 Beijing - Hangzhou
The sunrise on the Great Wall will be the most unforgettable experience of this tour. Today we will wake up early and watch the sunrise. Then you have time to explore more and do a short hike on the Great Wall before we head back to Beijing to board on the overnight train to Hangzhou.

Day 5 Hangzhou –Shanghai
An early start today to walk around the west lake and hike up to Mt. Shibaoshan for a birds-eye view the entire west lake. Then you will return to the hostel, check out and have lunch before heading to Shanghai by train.
Tonight you have the opportunity to enjoy acrobat show.

Day 6 Shanghai
This morning join your tour leader for a historical Shanghai walking tour: you will explore the Bund, and you can get a taste of 1920s Shanghai. Walking along Huangpu River, you will get a feeling of the urban city with a long history. Then you will walk along famous Nanjing Road down to the People's Square where the Shanghai municipal government headquarter based. The walking tour will end in Yu Garden.

Day 7 Shanghai
In the morning, you have the option to stroll through the former French Concession to learn about Shanghai’s international history, visit a secretive propaganda history museum and take in the sights of the ultra-modern Shanghai financial district.
For the dare devils, you can head up to the top of Jinmao Tower and brave the Skywalk! Or you can go up and take in the stunning panoramic views.
In the evening, you take in the bright city lights from the water with a night cruise down the Huangpu River. The optional activities will finish at around 7 pm – say goodbye to your group and finish up your tour.
We wish you safe travels!

Tour Code
Start
End
Price(US$)
  • CA-BT20191012

    Saturday

    2019-10-19

    From BEIJING

    Sunday

    2019-10-27

    From SHANGHAI

    Over

    US$599.00

    9
    Days

  • CA-BT20191102

    Saturday

    2019-11-02

    From BEIJING

    Sunday

    2019-11-10

    From SHANGHAI

    Over

    US$599.00

    9
    Days

  • CA-BT20191116

    Saturday

    2019-11-16

    From BEIJING

    Sunday

    2019-11-24

    From SHANGHAI

    Over

    US$599.00

    9
    Days

  • CA-BT20191124

    Saturday

    2019-11-30

    From BEIJING

    Sunday

    2019-12-08

    From SHANGHAI

    Over

    US$599.00

    9
    Days

  • CA-BT20191208

    Saturday

    2019-12-14

    From BEIJING

    Sunday

    2019-12-22

    From SHANGHAI

    Over

    US$599.00

    9
    Days

  • CA-BT20191222

    Saturday

    2019-12-28

    From BEIJING

    Sunday

    2020-01-05

    From SHANGHAI

    Over

    US$599.00

    9
    Days

  • CA-BT20200105

    Saturday

    2020-01-11

    From BEIJING

    Sunday

    2020-01-19

    From SHANGHAI

    Over

    US$599.00

    9
    Days

  • CA-BT20200119

    Saturday

    2020-01-25

    From BEIJING

    Sunday

    2020-02-02

    From SHANGHAI

    Over

    US$599.00

    9
    Days

Visas 

A visa is required for entry into China for all nationalities except Japan, Singapore and Brunei who are allowed visa free stays under 14 days. Travellers holding APEC cards are allowed entrance visa free if their card has already been approved for China.

In some cases, you may be required to provide further information or documentation and if this is the case we will notify you as soon as possible.


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