China Impressions 9 Days

 

Tour Code: 3L11

 

Day 01  USABeijing

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.

Day 03  Beijing

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 evening.

 

Day 05  Beijing – Shanghai – Wuxi

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 late afternoon.

 

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.

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