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Tour Code: DY091403
14 Days Shanghai, Yangtze River Cruise, Chongqing, Xian & Beijing Classic Tour

Itinerary Package Price Terms and Conditions
Day 1 • Arrive Shanghai
Upon arrival, you are greeted and helped transfer to the hotel to check in.
Shanghai Ramada Plaza Hotel

Day 2 • Shanghai
Today’s tour is highlighted by visits to Nanjing or Huai Hai Road's popular emporiums, the famous Bund, Jade Buddha Temple and the Shanghai Museum's exhibits of dynastic cultural artifacts. 
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3 • Shanghai to Yichang
This morning is free to explore the city. After lunch, fly to Yichang where you board your deluxe Victoria Cruise Ship and settle into your comfortable outside cabin to begin your memorable cruise upstream.
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4• Yangtze River Cruise
Stop at San Dou Ping this morning to see the historic Three Gorges Dam project. Reboard the ship and sail through the dramatic Three Gorges Ship lock before continuing through Xiling Gorge, longest of the famed Three Gorges.
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 • Yangtze River Cruise
Early this morning, delight in Wu Gorge's deep zigzagging valley. At Wushan, transfer to a motor boat for an exciting excursion on either Daning River or Shennong Stream to view their breathtaking small gorges. Reboard the ship and soon pass through the dramatic grandeur of Qutang Gorge, framed by steep cliffs.
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 • Yangtze River Cruise
Today's shore excursion shows the magnificent 12-story wooden pagoda known as the "Pearl of the Yangtze" in scenic Shibaozhai.
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
*Alternate shore excursion may visit Fengdu or Wanzhou.

Day 7 • Chongqing to Dazu
Morning cruising through now-gentle countryside to Chongqing, where you disembark the ship. On arrival, motorcoach to Dazu, famed for its Buddhist archeological sites. Lunch in Dazu; sightseeing includes monumental Buddhist sculptures at Beishan and Baodingshan. Return to Chongqing in the late afternoon
Sheraton Hotel, Xian
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 8 • Chongqing to Xian
This morning, out to visit the city zoo where China’s most celebrated animal, the Giant pandas are presented. Enjoy panoramic views of Chongqing from E Ling Park, and visit Ci Qi Kou Old Town with its Qing dynasty homes, tea houses, shops and old docks. Later, fly to Xi'an and check into the hotel
Sheraton Hotel, Xian
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 9 • Xian
View the famed life-sized terracotta army, no two alike, buried for over 2200 years; Circle Vision Movie; Bronze Chariot. Then on to visit the renowned Shaanxi Provincial Historical Museum. This evening you're our guest at the Tang Dynasty Theatre's fabulous dinner and show.  
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10 • Xian to Beijing
After breakfast, you're off to see sights, including the City Wall and the Big Goose Pagoda. Later, fly to Beijing and check into the hotel  
Beijing International Hotel
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 11 • Beijing
Today's sightseeing visits the imposing Tian An Men Square and the Imperial Palace in the Forbidden City. After lunch, visit the Summer Palace with a cruise on placid Lake Kunming (weather permitting).
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 12 • Beijing
Walk along the ancient ramparts of the renowned Great Wall today. Visit a cloisonné factory and observe the skilled artisans create intricate designs. Then stroll along the Sacred Way to the Ming Tombs and Chang Ling Exhibition Hall.
MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 13 • Beijing
Day is free. Perhaps take an optional tour via old-fashioned pedicab to explore Beijing's ancient narrow streets, known as Hutongs. Visit a courtyard-style family residence, and admire the city view from atop the Drum Tower Pagoda.
MEALS: Breakfast

Day 14 • Depart Beijing
Fly home today.
MEALS: Breakfast

Package Price
Cruise Ship  
2-5 travelers high season US$ p.p. single cabin suppl US$
shoulder season US$ p.p. single cabin suppl US$
6-9 travelers high season US$ p.p. single cabin suppl US$
shoulder season US$ p.p. single cabin suppl US$
10 travelers high season US$ p.p. single cabin suppl US$
shoulder season US$ p.p. single cabin suppl US$

Note:The private guided tour is tailored for your group, your friends or your family exclusively. No other guest will be in your group.