China's Best Treasures (2010)

14 Days from only $2019

Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Long Sheng, Suzhou, Tongli, Shanghai


This exciting program includes China's top five tourist destinations - Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Guilin and Suzhou. Beijing - the vibrant capital of historic and modern China, is a repository of countless Imperial treasures. Visits include the legendary Great Wall and the Forbidden City. Tour the ancient alley-ways by richshaw in a special "hutong' tour". Xian - the ancient captial of 11 Dynasties, is the site of the amazing Terra-Cotta Warriors of the First Emperor. Marvel at this archaeological find which, is still in progress. In China's subtropical south, Guilin - the incredible landscapes are reminiscent of classical Chinese scrolls. The dynamic limestone pinnacles form a surreal backdrop as you cruise along the Li River. Go off-the-beaten-path and visit Long Sheng's Dragon Spine Rice Terrace. The modernistic metropolis of Shanghai - destined to be an international finciancial and commercial center, already has the tallest building in China, the 88 story Jin Mao Tower, this tour covers all.
What's Included

Roundtrip non-stop flights between San Francisco (SFO) or New York (JFK) and Beijing via Air China wide-body jet service
All Intra-China flights, ground transportation and transfers
First class accommodation with private bath
Comprehensive private sightseeing tours including entrance fees
32 bountiful meals including 12 American buffet breakfast, 10 lunches and 10 dinners
Unique culinary events including an authentic Peking Duck dinner, a traditional Mongolian Barbecue buffet lunch, and a delicious Dumpling Banquet in Xian
Special evening shows including Tang Dynasty stage show and a breathtaking Shanghai Acrobatics
Exclusive Culture InSites Program: Hutong tour in rickshaws, including a visit to kindergarten, Drum Tower, local family visit, home-hosted lunch, etc.
Exclusive experience of flashy new maglev ride in Shanghai
Professional service of an expert, resident Tour Director throughout China for a group of 10 travelers or more
Professional local guiding service in each destination city
Baggage handling service throughout China
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