Departure: Every Mon., Wed, Sat.
Day 1 Arrive in Shanghai
When you land in Shanghai and go through the China custom and claim your luggage, you will see our tour guide waiting for you in the arrival exit holding a sign with your name. Then we transfer to Shanghai hotel.
Accommodation: The Bund Riverside Hotel, Shanghai
Day 2 Shanghai
In the morning, we will visit Shanghai Museum, which specializes in exhibiting art works from ancient times.After that, we will tour Yuyuan Garden, a famous garden in the south China. The symbol of Yuyuan Garden is the Nine Zigzag Bridge built of granite and grass-white jade and the quaint, elegant mid-lake pavilion. At noon we have lunch at a good restaurant with Shanghai cuisine. In the afternoon, we will walk in the famous Bund area where you can see the famous Oriental Pearl TV Tower across the river, this is a good place to take pictures of Shanghai. After that we will walk to Nanjing Road, and then visit an old street in Shanghai.
Optional evening activity: 1. Huangpu river cruise, 2. Acrobat Show in Central Theater or Huxi or Shanghai Circus.
Meals: Western buffet breakfast, Menu-order lunch
Day 3 Shanghai - Xian by morning flight around 8:30am
Please enjoy your breakfast as earlier as possible at the hotel, our driver will meet you at the hotel lobby around 6:30am, then we transfer to Shanghai airport for flight to Xian. When you land in Xian you will meet our tour guide in Xian.
You will visit the Ancient City Wall. It was build in Tang Dynasty which survived through Chinese long history, it is the most complete existing urban fortification in China. You can walk or cycle on the ancient wall (bike rental fee is not included). Next we visit Shaanxi History Museum where you can learn more history about Xian through the cultural relics: bronze wares, jade, potteries, and murals from the Prehistory Period to the Qing Dynasty.
At noon, we will have lunch at a famous Chinese restaurant with delicious food.
Then we will view the Bell Tower: The emblem of Xi'an city. In the evening we will be entertained by the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Performance while enjoy the Dumpling Dinner.
Note: Since the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show is closed in Jan, Feb, Mar and Dec, guests traveling in this period will have a free night by themselves instead of the show and dinner.
Meals: Western buffet breakfast, menu-ordered Chinese lunch and Dumpling Dinner
Accommodation: Ramada Bell Tower Hotel, Xian
Day 4 Xian
After breakfast, we are going to the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. In the museum, there are three excavated pits exhibiting amazing warrior figures and Chinese ancient weapons.
At noon, we will have lunch at a superior Chinese restaurant with delicious food.
In the afternoon, we will visit the Small Wild Goose Pagoda, which was built in the Tang Dynasty (about 1,300 years ago) to store the Buddhist scriptures brought from ancient India.
The tour is finished around 16:00 in Xian, so you can make your own way to the airport, and our guide can help you to order the taxi. Tour ending.
Meals: Western buffet breakfast, Chinese lunch
A. One way domestic flight from city to city mentioned above.
B. Hotels (twin share bases) and breakfasts as listed in the itinerary.
C. Meals and entrance ticket of attractions as listed in the itinerary.
D. English speaking guide and transfer services.
E. Luggage Transfers between airports and hotels.
A. Entry or Exit International Airfare.
B. Visa Fees.
C. Personal Expenses.
D. Tips for the guide and driver.
E. Optional activity fee.