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Q&A: 5 Days Train Travel (Beijing & Shanghai)
Asked by En** Date Added:
Question: nquiry about Chinese tourist visa for the tour.
Answer:
Asked by Rosemar** Date Added:
Question: I will be in Chengdu from 1- 3 March. I would like to leave Chengdu by train or plane (whichever is easier) to Beijing, spend 4 days in Beijing 5-7 March (1 day F&E) and 7-11 March in Shanghai. I would like to take the above tour but could you please advise on the below,1) Journey from Chengdu to Beijing,2) Start the tour package as above from 5-9 March,2) Extra nights in Shanghai will be F&E on our own i.e. 9-11March,This is for 2 pax,
Answer:
 
Thanks so much for your tour inquiry with us, it's ok to take train from Beijing to Lhasa about 40hour 26min, and take flight back to Beijing.
 

Day 1: Take evening train departing at 20:00pm from Beijing to Lhasa. overnight on the train.

Day 2: overnight on the train.

Day 3: Arrive in Lhasa at noon. (dinner)
The guide will meet you at lhasa train station, and transfer you to Lhasa city. On the way, you'll get greeted by Nie Tang Budda,  a Budda image engraved in the mountain face. After arrive in Lhasa, rest and acclimatize overnight in Lhasa.

Day 4: Lhasa. (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
Full day city tour of The Potala Palace, The Jokhang Temple, and Barkhor Street. Overnight in Lhasa 
- The Potala Palace: The most imposing attraction in Lhasa. One of architectural wonders of the world contains 13 storeys tall and thousands of rooms.We kindly suggest you take taxi to the top of the palace which costs about 10 and then walk down after your visiting.
- The Jokhang Temple: It is 1300 years old and is one of Tibet's holiest shrines. It was built to commemorate the marriage of the the Tang princess Wencheng to King Songtsen Gampo, and houses a pure gold statue of the Buddha Sakyamuni brought to Tibet by the princess.
- Barkhor Street: It is essentially a pilgrim circuit that proceeds clockwise around the periphery of the Jokhang Temple. It is also a hive of market activity, an astounding pilgrim jamboree, and a wonderful introduction to Tibet

Day 05:  Lhasa departure (breakfast)
Leave Lhasa. Pack your luggage and get ready for leaving. The guide will transfer you to the airport, and help you board the plane. Say goodbye to Tibet and fly out.

 

Please have a look at above tour itinerary and let me know whether it's OK or not.

Please also let us know your Hotel Budget so that we can offer you price accordingly.

 
 
Asked by Deep** Date Added:
Question: Your question about the tour? Do you prefer group tour or private tour? Private tour,Family with 4 yrs old baby,Do you want to customize the tour? if yes please tell us your plan and request:,Do you need us book hotel or flight/train? if yes please tell us:
Answer:
 
Thanks so much for your tour inquiry with us, 
 
4 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 2 persons, : $748 (5,090CNY) per person

4 yrs old baby: $284USD(1,930CNY)

Total amount: $1780USD (12,110CNY) for 3 pax

Tour price includes: Tour price excludes:
 Pick up and drop-off from your hotel and Railway Station  Entry or Exit China International Airfare or train tickets.
 Air-conditioned car, van or bus. Click here for vehicle mode.  Visa Fees.
 Entrance tickets of the attractions as listed.  Personal Expenses.
 English-speaking tour guide.  Tips for tour guide and driver.
 Meals as listed in the itinerary.  Cable car for Badaling or Mutianyu Great Wall
 Twin share bases for hotel accommodation as listed in the itinerary.  
 Soft overnight train sleeper from Beijing to Shanghai.  

please take a look and reply me, thanks.
 
 
 
Asked by B** Date Added:
Question: I am coming with my 17yo son and 1 yo infant,We just want to see great white Wall & Shanghai financial tower. Shanghai highest tower visit included in the package? We dont need shopping or extra days so just those 2 sightseeing in quickest oossible arrangement. 2-3 days enough for us. Its a serious enquiry ready to pay
Answer:

Hello,

As per your request, we can arrange the following tours for you:

1 Day Mutianyu Great Wall Private No-shopping Tour

Great Wall Only, you have 2 persons, : $138 (870CNY) Per Person

1 Day Tour to visit Shanghai Financial Tower

Private Tour, you are 2 person: $171 (1,130CNY) Per Person

The price above includes: Pick-up and drop-off from downtown hotel, English speaking tour guide, entrance fee and lunch.

If you need us to book hotel or Train ticket, let us know.

 

 


Asked by Redoua** Date Added:
Question: Your question about the tour? Do you prefer group tour or private tour?yes i want to customis tour,Do you want to customize the tour? if yes please tell us your plan and request:,Do you need us book hotel or flight/train? if yes please tell us:
Answer:

Hello,

Thanks for your tour booking by ChinaTour.NET

Here is the tour package you preferred, pleae have a look.

5 Days Train Travel (Beijing & Shanghai)

3 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you are 1 person, : $1,167 (7,370CNY)

Tour Package: http://chinatour.net/5-days-train-travel-beijing-shanghai.html

Please have a look and reply us if you have any questions about the tour.

 

Asked by Nisha** Date Added:
Question: Your question about the tour? Do you prefer group tour or private tour? We would prefer group tour. If it doesn't fit our requirements, we are willing to opt for private tour,Do you want to customize the tour? if yes please tell us your plan and request:,Yes, we want to sign up for this tour: http://chinatour.net/5-days-train-travel-beijing-shanghai.html,But instead of starting from Beijing, we want to start from Shanghai,Do you need us book hotel or flight/train? if yes please tell us:,Yes
Answer:

Thank you for sending email to Chinatour.Net.

Please have a look at the itinerary of 5 days Shanghai and Beijing tour as below:

Day 1:

Arrive in Shanghai, be met & transferred to your hotel.

Day 2(lunch):

Visit Yu Garden, the Bund, Nanjing Road, Jade Buddha Temple and Oriental TV Tower.

Take overnight train(soft train) to Beijing.

Day 3(lunch):

The driver will pick you up from Beijing South railway station, and you can leave your luggage on the car, and then start the one day Beijing city tour as below.

Visit Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven. Enjoy Peking Opera or Acrobatic Show or Kungfu show in the evening.

Day 4(lunch):

Visit Badaling or Mutianyu Great Wall, Ming Tomb(Dingling) and The Sacred Road.

Day 5(lunch):

Visit Hutong and Summer Palace.

After the tour, we will transfer you to the airport for your departure flight.

Is it suitable for you?

Have you booked international flight?

Asked by Prite** Date Added:
Question: Private Tour,I am an travel agent in India, looking for this package for my clients. I want 3 nights Beijing , 1 night in train, and 3 Nights in Shanghai. All tours must have Guide and all tours and transfers must be private. Cable car to Great wall to be included. We want breakfast and dinners included. Dinners must be Indian Vegetrain,4 star hotel. can be booked by you or us
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Asked by JULI** Date Added:
Question: I PREFER PRIVATE TOUR ACTUALLY..,HI..PLS ADVISE ME ON MY PLANN TO TRAVEL AND TOUR WITH MY 2OLD PARENTS AND MY HUSBAND AND MY BABY.IS IT GROUP TOUR OR PRIVATE TOUR BETTER?I WISH I HAVE THE BEST ONE,CHEAP AND SAFE!,3 STAR HOTEL CAN DO!
Answer:
 
greetings from ChinaTour.Net
 
if possible, please tell us your coming & departing flight number and time.
 
may I know how old are your child ?
 

Tour Overview

 Duration: 5 Days
 Tour Type: Private Tour
 Departure: Everyday

 

Tour Itinerary

Day 1  Beijing Arrival

Arrive in Beijing, be met & transferred to your hotel. Our guide will accompany you to check in. Free at leisure for the rest of the day, and you can walk along the Wangfujing street at night to feel the nightlife of Beijing.

Day 2  Beijing (B, L)

The first destination is Tiananmen Square, where the most important national ceremonies are held, surrounded by many historical buildings. From the square, you can walk to the Forbidden City, the largest imperial palace in China during the Ming and Qing Dynasties with a history of about 600 years. Inside this imperial palace, we will explore its fascinating halls, pavilions with golden roofs and high red walls. Then have a visit to Temple of Heaven, where ancient emperors came to worship the heavens in hopes of good harvests.
In the evening (7:15~8:30 pm), enjoy the Peking Opera Show or Chinese Acrobat, or Chinese Kongfu show, (choose one show from these three options, depending on your interest)

Day 3  Beijing (B, L, duck dinner)

Today we will hike on the Badaling Great Wall oMutianyu Great Wall, the most highlighted sight in Beijing. Please be prepared with your shoes since you will climb on the steps of the great wall. To reach the top of the great wall you can choose to hike on foot or take a cable car (cable car ticket not included). You will never forget the view on the great wall, one of the seven wonders in the world.
After lunch, we will visit Ming Tomb(Dingling) and Sacred Road, alone the sacred road there are many stone statues of people and animals on both sides. These are the loyal guarders of the royal graveyard. The Dingling Tomb is the only tomb that has been excavated among the 13 Ming tombs.

Enjoy a famous Peking Duck Banquet for dinner in the most famous Quanjude Restaurant (Jinsong or Fangzhuang).

Day 4  Beijing to Shanghai by overnight train (B, L) 

We will drive to Hutong, the old Beijing lanes, nearby Rear Lake area (Shi Cha Lake) and the typical Chinese quadrangles by rickshaws bicycle ride, where you can experience the real life of ordinary people in Beijing while across many narrow streets, which lasts for about 2 hours, led by local guide and pass many famous old building, like the drum tower, silver bridge, etc.
Have lunch in local family, home cooked Chinese dumpling, everyone loves it. After that, there will be a tea ceremony in local tea house to show you. Then visit Summer Palace in the afternoon, the largest and best-preserved royal garden in China with a history of over 800 years.
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.
After the day tour, you will take overnight train D311 21:16-8:58 and there is no guide on the train.

Day 5  Arrive in Shanghai (no breakfast on the train, Lunch)

The Shanghai guide will pick you up from Shanghai railway station, and you can leave your luggage on the car, and then start the one day Shanghai city tour as below. First you will visit Jade Buddha Temple, a very famous Buddha temple in Shanghai with about 120 years' history. Then go sightseeing at Yu 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. After that, have a tour to Oriental Pearl TV Tower, across the river, this is a good place to take pictures of Shanghai. Pudong New Area and Nanjing Road Pedestrain Street with lunch included. Get back to your hotel or transfer you to train station after the tour is finished in the late afternoon.
After the tour, we will transfer you to the airport for your departure flight.
If you would like to extend you stay in Shanghai, we will keep the hotel discount for you.

4 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 5 persons, : $613 (4,170CNY) per person

 

Hotel Options:

Four Star Hotel Sunworld Hotel or Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel


 

Tour price includes: Tour price excludes:
 Pick up and drop-off from your hotel and Railway Station  Entry or Exit China International Airfare or train tickets.
 Air-conditioned car, van or bus. Click here for vehicle mode.  Visa Fees.
 Entrance tickets of the attractions as listed.  Personal Expenses.
 English-speaking tour guide.  Tips for tour guide and driver.
 Meals as listed in the itinerary, B=breakfast; L=lunch.  Cable car for Badaling or Mutianyu Great Wall
 Twin share bases for hotel accommodation as listed in the itinerary.  
 Soft overnight train sleeper from Beijing to Shanghai.  
Children:
Child taller than 1.1 meter will be charged full price, child smaller than 1.1 meter will be charged half price.

 

await for your reply

 
 
Asked by E.ARULARA** Date Added:
Question: I WANT INDIAN FOOD IS PASSIBLE, GROUP TOUR,4 STAR HOTEL
Answer:
Thanks so much for your tour inquiry with us again, and please take a look the itinerary and price below.
 

Tour Itinerary

Day 1  Beijing Arrival (no meal)

Arrive in Beijing, be met & transferred to your hotel. Our guide will accompany you to check in. Free at leisure for the rest of the day, and you can walk along the Wangfujing street at night to feel the nightlife of Beijing.

Day 2  Beijing (B, L, D)

The first destination is Tiananmen Square, where the most important national ceremonies are held, surrounded by many historical buildings. From the square, you can walk to the Forbidden City, the largest imperial palace in China during the Ming and Qing Dynasties with a history of about 600 years. Inside this imperial palace, we will explore its fascinating halls, pavilions with golden roofs and high red walls. Then have a visit to Temple of Heaven, where ancient emperors came to worship the heavens in hopes of good harvests.
In the evening (7:15~8:30 pm), enjoy the Peking Opera Show or Chinese Acrobat, or Chinese Kongfu show, (choose one show from these three options, depending on your interest)

Day 3  Beijing (B, L, D)

Today we will hike on the Badaling Great Wall oMutianyu Great Wall, the most highlighted sight in Beijing. Please be prepared with your shoes since you will climb on the steps of the great wall. To reach the top of the great wall you can choose to hike on foot or take a cable car (cable car ticket not included). You will never forget the view on the great wall, one of the seven wonders in the world.
After lunch, we will visit Ming Tomb(Dingling) and Sacred Road, alone the sacred road there are many stone statues of people and animals on both sides. These are the loyal guarders of the royal graveyard. The Dingling Tomb is the only tomb that has been excavated among the 13 Ming tombs.

Enjoy a famous Peking Duck Banquet for dinner in the most famous Quanjude Restaurant (Jinsong or Fangzhuang).

Day 4  Beijing to Shanghai by overnight train (B, L, D)

We will drive to Hutong, the old Beijing lanes, nearby Rear Lake area (Shi Cha Lake) and the typical Chinese quadrangles by rickshaws bicycle ride, where you can experience the real life of ordinary people in Beijing while across many narrow streets, which lasts for about 2 hours, led by local guide and pass many famous old building, like the drum tower, silver bridge, etc.
Have lunch in local family, home cooked Chinese dumpling, everyone loves it. After that, there will be a tea ceremony in local tea house to show you. Then visit Summer Palace in the afternoon, the largest and best-preserved royal garden in China with a history of over 800 years.
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.
After the day tour, you will take overnight train D311 21:16-8:58 and there is no guide on the train.

Day 5  Arrive in Shanghai (no breakfast on the train, Lunch)

The Shanghai guide will pick you up from Shanghai railway station, and you can leave your luggage on the car, and then start the one day Shanghai city tour as below. First you will visit Jade Buddha Temple, a very famous Buddha temple in Shanghai with about 120 years' history. Then go sightseeing at Yu 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. After that, have a tour to Oriental Pearl TV Tower, across the river, this is a good place to take pictures of Shanghai.Pudong New Area and Nanjing Road Pedestrain Street with lunch included. Get back to your hotel or transfer you to train station after the tour is finished in the late afternoon.
After the tour, we will transfer you to the airport for your departure flight.
If you would like to extend you stay in Shanghai, we will keep the hotel discount for you.

4 Star Hotel with 12 rooms and one extra bed + Tour Package, you have 25 persons, : $622 (3,980CNY) per person

 

Tour price includes:

 Pick up and drop-off from your hotel and Railway Station

 Air-conditioned car, van or bus. Click here for vehicle mode.

 Entrance tickets of the attractions as listed.

 English-speaking tour guide.

 Meals as listed in the itinerary, B=breakfast at hotel with buffet breakfast, Indian lunch and dinner;

 Twin share bases for hotel accommodation as listed in the itinerary.

 Soft overnight train sleeper from Beijing to Shanghai.

Tour price excludes:

 Entry or Exit China International Airfare or train tickets.

 Visa Fees.

 Personal Expenses.

 Tips for tour guide and driver.

 Cable car for Badaling or Mutianyu Great Wall

Await your reply if you have any other questions.

Asked by Vi** Date Added:
Question: 5 days beijing shanghai with train
Answer:

Thanks for your attention on chinatour.net.

Would you like to take 5 days train trip forBeijingandShanghai?

If so, here is the itinerary which is the same on our website, but if your time schedule is difference, please let me know, and I can adjust the itinerary accordingly.

Day 1
Arrive inBeijing, be met & transferred to your hotel. Free at leisure for the rest of the day.

Day 2 (B, L, D)
Full day trip to Tian'anmen SquareForbidden City, silk store and the Temple of Heaven
In the evening (7:15~8:30PM), enjoy the Peking Opera Show(or Chinese Acrobat, or Chinese Kongfu show, choose one show from these three options, depending on your interest)

Day 3 (B, L, D)
Full day trip to the Badaling or Mutianyu Great Wall, jade market and Ming Tomb. Enjoy a famous Peking Duck Banquet for dinner in the most famous Quanjude Restaurant.

Day 4 (B, L) Beijing to Shanghai by overnight train 
We will drive to visit Hutong, the old Beijing lanes, nearby Rear Lake area (Shi Cha Lake) and the typical Chinese quadrangles by rickshaws bicycle ride, where you can experience the real life of ordinary people in Beijing while across many narrow streets, which lasts for about 2 hours, led by local guide and pass many famous old building, like the drum tower, silver bridge, etc.

Have lunch in local family, home cooked Chinese dumpling, everyone loves it. After that, there will be a tea ceremony in local tea house to show you.

Then visit Summer Palace in the afternoon. 

After the day tour, you will take D311/321 21:30-8:58, and there is no guide on the train.

Day 5 (L) arrive in Shanghai
The Shanghai guide will pick you up from railway station, and you can leave your luggage on the car or bus, and then enjoy the one day tour as below.

visit Yuyuan GardenJade Buddha TempleShanghai Pearl TowerPudong New Area and Nanjing Road Pedestrain Street with lunch included. And be get back to your hotel or Railway station after tour finished in the late afternoon. Finished.

After the one dayShanghaitour, you can depart flight by your own flight around 19:00, and we will see you off to the airport.

Hotel Options:
Five Star Hotel: Beijing International Hotel or Beijing Capital Hotel ★★★★★
Four Star Hotel: Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel ★★★★
Three Star Hotel: Beijing Xuanwemen Hotel or Shatan Hotel ★★★

3 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 8 persons, : $552 (3,360CNY) per person;

4 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 8 persons, : $605 (3,680CNY) per person;

5 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 8 persons, : $682 (4,150CNY) per person;

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 English speaing 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. Soft overnight train sleeper from Beijing to Shanghai;

Excludes:
A. Entry or Exit China International Airfare or train tickets.
B. Visa Fees.
C. Personal Expenses.
D. tips tour guide and driver;
E. cable car for Badaling Great Wall;

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 inShanghai after this package finished, we will keep the discount hotel rate for you for the extended days.

 Await for your reply.

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