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8 Days Train Travel (Beijing -Xian -Shanghai), China
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This train trip starts from Beijing and ends in Shanghai.

Day 1 Arrival / Beijing by your own flight
When your flight arrival in Beijing, you will go out of the custom alone, and our guide holds a sign with your name on it at the exit to welcome you, and please pay attention for the sign. Then the driver and guide will drive you to the city center hotel for rest, so you can have a walk near your hotel at night.

Day 2 (B+L+D) Beijing
After breakfast, our guide will pick you up from your hotel by the appointed time, and drive to visit the Badaling or Mutianyu Great Wall according to your interest, then have a lunch and visit jade market. In the afternoon, visit Summer Palace. After the tour, we will enjoy a delicious Peking Duck in Quanjude restaurant before returning to your hotel.

- Great Wall: One of the seven wonders in the world and the symbol of China (60 miles away from downtown, about one and half hour's drive).
Visit scenic spots: Badaling Geat Wall, Badaling fortress, beacon-towers, "looking-toward beijing stone", etc.
- Summer Palace: The largest and best-preserved royal garden in China with a history of over 800 years.
Visit scenic spots: 1. East palace gate, 2. the hall of benevolence and longevity, 3. hall of jade billows, 4. the hall of joyful longevity, 5. the covered walkway, 6. the marble boat, etc.

Day 3 (B+L) Beijing -> Xian
Full day trip to Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Jingshan Park and silk market. After the day trip, drive to Beijing West train station to catch the overnight Train Z43 (19:58-08:33)or other closer one (soft sleeper) to Xian.

- Tian'anmen Square: The largest city square in the world.
- Forbidden City: The largest imperial palace in China during the Ming and Qing dynasties with a history of around 600 years.
Visit scenic spots: 1. The hall and the courtyard of supreme harmony, 2. The meridian gate, 3. the hall of supreme harmony, 4. the hall of complete harmony, 5. the hall of preserving harmony, 6. the huge of stone carving, 7. the hall of union, 8. the palace of earthly tranquility, 9. the imperial garden, etc.

Temple of Heaven: The place where the ancient emperors used to pray for the God's bless of the whole nation.

- Jingshan Park: when we reach the top of the hill, we will enjoy the bird view of the whole Forbidden City and Beijing central city,


Day 4 (no breakfast+L) Xian
Arrive in Xian in the morning, and you can have a breakfast on the train dining car. Be met at the station & transferred to your hotel for save the luggage and checkin. Have city tour to Provincial History Museum and Ancient City Wall. Enjoy the Tang Dynasty Show in the evening.

- Tang Dynasty show: It presents the palace dances and sings in the Tang Dynasty when Xi'an City was the capital.
Ancient City Wall: It survives through Chinese long history as an extension of the old Tang Dynasty structure boasting the most complete city wall.
- Provincial Museum: It holds numerous unearthed cultural relics of China as one of the main museums over the country.

Day 5 (B+L) Xian -> Shanghai
Visit the Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, Bell Tower and Wild Goose Pagoda. Go to Shanghai by overnight Train T140 or other (Soft Sleeper).

- Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses: The greatest archaeological findings of the century: The army of terra-cotta warriors and the bronze chariots entombed in vast underground vaults at emperor Qin's tomb.
- Bell Tower: The emblem of Xi'an city.
- Wild Goose Pagoda: The pagoda where widely renowned Master Xuanzang (Monk Tripitaka) stored his classics brought from India.

Day 6 Shanghai arrival (no meal)
Arrive in Shanghai at around 13:00. Be met and transffered to your hotel . Free at leisure.

Day 7 (B+L) Shanghai
Visit the famous Shanghai Bund, Nanjing Road, Yu Garden & Market (Chenghuangmiao), Jade Buddha Temple and Oriental Pearl TV Tower.
The Bund: The former foreign settlement, ranged along with imposing buildings of the colonial period.
- Nanjing Road: The busiest shopping street in Shanghai.
- Yu Garden: It is the architectural style of the Ming Dynasty and it used to be a private garden with 400 years' history. In front of the garden, there is a market called Yu Market.
- Oriental Pearl TV Tower: Standing by the Huangpu River with 468 meters high, OrIental Pearl TV Tower is the highest TV Tower in Asia.

Day 8 (B) Shanghai / Departure
Free at leisure until to be transferred to the airport for the flight to your next destination.

  Beijing

Xian

Shanghai
★★★★ Beijing Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel Xian Skytel Hotel
The Bund Riverside Hotel
★★★

King Parkview Hotel/Traditional View Hotel

Xian City Hotel Holiday Inn Express Zhabei Hotel

You can choose any hotel you like with our discount rateand inform us, we will customize the package price according to different hotels.

Our price includes:
A. Pick up and drop-off from your hotel and Railway Station; Entrance fees;
B. Meals as listed in the itinerary, B=breakfast; L=lunch; D=Dinner.
C. Personal Guide & Driver + Private car / van for Private Transfers.
D. Twin share bases for hotel accommodation as listed in the itinerary.
E. All Service Charge and Taxes.
F. Train tickets as listed.
Excludes:
A. Entry or Exit China International Airfare or train tickets.
B. Visa Fees.
C. Personal Expenses.
Please Note:
1. No guide on the train.
2. There will be different private guide in 3 cities.
3. Price may vary according to different seasons.
4. You can extend your stay in Shanghai after this package finished, we will keep the discount hotel rate for you for the extended days.

How to Book?
1. You can book online or by email, tell us which airport to pick you up and your arrival flight numbers and time, then receive our confirmation email. 
2. When you arrive in Beijing/Shanghai , our tour guide will meet you at arrival terminal airport by holding a sign with your name on it and then transfer you to the confirmed hotel there.

Payment Method: 10%~30% Deposit + 70%~90% Pay after arrival in China

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Inquiry or following price is for per person
3 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you are 1 person, : $1,299 (7,900CNY)
3 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 2 persons, : $995 (6,050CNY)
3 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 3~5 persons, : $876 (5,330CNY)
3 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 6~9 persons, : $769 (4,680CNY)
3 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have above 10 persons, : $705 (4,290CNY)
4 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you are 1 person, : $1,447 (8,800CNY)
4 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 2 persons, : $1,037 (6,310CNY)
4 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 3~5 persons, : $930 (5,655CNY)
4 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 6~9 persons, : $834 (5,070CNY)
4 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have above 10 persons, : $769 (4,680CNY)
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Click for Review DetailsThank You ChinaTour.Net. I returned together with my wife some days ago from China. Trip was prepared and organized by China Tour. That was great! All! The guides, transportation, accommodation, trains, knowledge about the historical places. And the price of course was normal. Tourist companies could learn of.. More
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We had a wonderful experience of leisure travel in China - Thanks to ChinaTour.net! Every thing they promised was provided as promised. No hidden costs, every thing crystal clear! Hotels in Beijing (Howard Johnson)and Shanghai (Holiday Inn) were excellent, cars were good and the drivers and tour guides were .. More
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My sister and I enjoyed our trip to China. We found that our tour guides in the three cities varied greatly in quality. Our guide is Beijing was great, the one in Xi'an was OK and the one in Shanghai was pretty dull. We were also a little unimpressed because a few of the meals that were supposed to be include.. More
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Question: We will be arriving from Mexico to Shanghai, on the 8th of December, but we would like to start the tour from Beijing of Shanghai on the 9th and we have to flight to Singapore to take a cruise on the 18th,We would like to stay in the same hotel in Shanghai since our arrival on the 8th of December and start the followi more..
Answer asked by HECTOR, 07/30/2015
Dear HECTOR MEZA, . 8 Days Train Travel (Beijing -Xian -Shanghai) ends on Dec 16th if you start it on Dec 9th, so you have 2 days more in Shanghai, right? If so, would you like spend one or two days to visit Suzhou& Zhouzhuang orHangzhou? Looking forward to your reply. Bes more..
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Answer asked by Jo, 05/26/2015
 Dear Jo Woodward,   Is this a private tour that will be with just my family? This is really what I am looking for. --Yes, 8 Days Train Travel (Beijing -Xian -Shanghai) is private tour. Can we add seeing the Panada's at the Xian Panda Zoo enclosure? --Yes, we can add Zoo on day4.Will there be mandat more..
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