Day 01 USA – Beijing
Fly to Beijing on a deluxe flight, and cross the
international date line.
Day 02 Beijing
Arrive in Beijing in late afternoon, met by 3L tour guide. Then you
will be transferred to the hotel.
Beijing, the capital of China, served as the capital of 5 dynasties
over a period of 800 years with each
emperor identified as a dragon sent from the heaven. Begin your whole day city tour with a visit
to the Forbidden City. This complex, the largest and most intact
conglomeration of ancient structures of the imperial palace ever built in the
world, features more than 800 buildings with 9999 rooms, resplendent
golden-glazed roofs, red lacquered pillars and vermilion walls. Next stop is
the Temple of Heaven, where the emperors used to pray for good harvest. You
will also sightsee the Tiananmen Square, the largest square in the world, and
the Summer Palace, the famous resort of Empress Dowager Ci Xi. Feast your
eyes on the Long Corridor, Longevity
Hill, and Kunming Lake. Tonight’s special dinner gives you a real taste of
the Peking Duck.
Day 04 Beijing
The highlight today is a trip to the
astonishing Great Wall of China, one of the two man-made structure on
Earth that can be observed from the moon. Later visit the Sacred Path of Ming
Tombs and the Cloisonne Factory. You will attend an acrobatic show in the
Day 05 Beijing – Shanghai
Fly to Shanghai after breakfast. After arrival take a coach to Wuxi.
Visit the Three Kingdom Movie Site, which is called “the Hollywood in China”,
the beautiful Lake Tai, Turtle Island, and Freshwater Pearls Farm, where you
will find interesting things about the pearls.
Day 06 Wuxi – Tongli – Hangzhou
Take coach to the beautiful water town Tongli, an old town with about
1,000 years history built in the Song Dynasty. It was praised as “the
Basement of Producing the Film and TV”, “Orient Venice” and “Ming and Qing
Dynasty Architecture Museum” for its typical water-based landscape and unique
culture resources. After sightseeing,
continue your tour to Hangzhou, a city that is praised along with Suzhou as
“Paradise on Earth”.
Day 07 Hangzhou – Shanghai
Boat cruise on the West Lake, enjoy the gorgeous scenic spots around
the lake, visit the Lingyin Temple, Six Harmony Pagoda, and taste the
well-known Dragon Well Tea. Afterwards take a bus ride back to Shanghai in
Day 08 Shanghai
Today start you whole day city tour with strolling the Bund (Wai Tan)
waterfront area, a sweeping
area along the Huangpu River, which became the center of Shanghai’s foreign business
establishment and the symbol of Shanghai’s identity as a modern city. Here is
a good place to capture the western influence of the old days. Experience
more by visiting the Yuyuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, and Pudong New Area.
Day 09 Shanghai – USA
Tour guide will transfer you to the airport and home your sweet home.