Classical China
and its Rice Field Terraces

Tour in detail

> 13 days - 11 nights

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ROUTE

Day 1 : Fly overnight to Beijing

Day 2 : Beijing

  • Beijing, cultural, political and economic centre of the country
  • Transfer to a luxury hotel

Day 3 : Beijing

  • Tiananmen square
  • The forbidden city
  • The temple of Heaven’s Garden, a UNESCO heritage site

Day 4 : Beijing

  • Summer Palace
  • Cyclo tour in the old quarter
  • Pandas at Beijing zoo
  • Evening show

Day 5 : Beijing - Xian

  • Great wall of China
  • Discover the Olympic sites
  • Swim at the famous Water Cube
  • Overnight train to Xian

Day 6 : Xian

  • Shaanxi state museum
  • City Walls
  • Calligraphy workshop

Day 7 : Xian

  • Qin underground army and his horses
  • Dumpling making workshop

Day 8 : Xian - Guilin

  • Take a flight to the south
  • Arrival to Guilin
  • Discover the river and the Elephant Trunk hill

Day 9 : Guilin – Rice Fields – Yangshuo

  • View the magnificient rice fields of Longsheng
  • Tasting of products of Zhuang ethnic group
  • Travelling towards Yangshuo

Day 10 : Yangshuo

  • Boat trip on the Lijiang river
  • A geology of hundreds of hills shaped like a sugar bread
  • Enjoy a mesmerizing show of sound and light on the river

Day 11 : Yangshuo – Guilin – Shanghai

  • Return to the airport of Guilin
  • Flight to Shanghai
  • Panoramic tour of China’s economic capital

Day 12 : Shanghai

  • City museum
  • Walkabout along the Bund
  • Yutuan Market
  • Chinese Acrobat show

Day 13 : Fly back home

  • Discover Pudong town
  • Visit one of the world’s highest skyscrapers
  • Flight back home

The package include:

  • Return flight including taxes.
  • Night train from Beijing to Xian.
  • Domestic flight between Xian - Guilin and then Guilin- Shanghai, including taxes.
  • Bus transportation for all excursions.
  • Lodging in 3-4 star hotels for 10 nights, in double and triple occupancy for all (no single occupancy available).
  • 11 breakfasts , 12 lunches and 11 suppers.
  • Visits and admission to the attractions listed in the itinerary.
  • Professional Chinese guide services.
  • Tips for guides and drivers.
  • Detailed documentation for the organizer.
  • 24-hour emergency assistance from Voyages Objectif Terre.
  • The 0.10% contribution to the travel agent’s collective security fund.
  • Free trip for organizers at a rate of 1 per 10 paying participants.