Three Gorges Cruise

Beijing – ChongQing – WuHan – ShangHai  (10 Days)

(B= Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
If a specific hotel listed here is unavailable,
you will stay at a comparable hotel
with the same level of service

Day 01: Arrival in Beijing

Upon arrival in Beijing, you will be met and transported to your hotel.

After your overseas flight, your can relax during the remainder of the afternoon and evening.

For dinner, you may eat in the hotel or explore local restaurants.

(4-star: Tianlun Dynasty Hotel ; 5-star: Beijing New Century Hotel)

Marble Boat

Day 02: Beijing

Your first day of touring in our capital city will begin with strolling across the Tiananmen Square - the largest and most imposing public square in the world. Through the Meridian Gate on the north side of the square, you will enter the fabled Forbidden City to appreciate its majesty and magnificence. In the afternoon, you will visit the Temple of Heaven where the emperor, twice each year, would visit to thank the Gods for a good harvest and pray for the new one. To complement a memorable start to your tour, you will have Beijing Duck Dinner at the famous century-old Quan Ju De restaurant followed by a fascinating Peking Opera performance. (B, L, D)

Forbidden City

Day 03: Beijing

You will follow the Chinese saying "you are not a real human being until you climb up on the great wall” at the Badaling Great Wall of China, more than 2, 500 years old. The wall was constructed to protect China from the savage Northern tribes. The wall construction was initiated in 200 B.C. during the Qin Dynasty and was finished around the 15th century during the Ming Dynasty, which lasted for 10 dynasties.   After the Great Wall, you will visit Dingling, one of the Ming Tombs – the burial site of royalty during the Ming Dynasty.   It took 10 years from Dingling's discovery develop the site. Entrance to this sacred burial ground is via the Sacred Way, an avenue where large animal statues stand guard.  (B, L, D)

Great Wall of China

Day 04: Beijing - ChongQing

You will visit the Summer Palace, then take a flight to Chongqing. After having a rich buffet dinner at the hotel, you will check in at the deluxe cruise ship to stay overnight. (B, L, D)

San Guo cruise ship

Day 05: Cruise - Fengdu

At 08:00 AM, your memorable Yangtze River tour begins. In the afternoon, visit the Ghost City of Fengdu. (B, L, D)

Day 06 :Xiling Gorge - YiChang

Take a small junk to enjoy the marvelous spectacles of the nature in the Shennong Stream. We will enter the Xiling Gorge and pass the five-step ship lock at the Three Gorges Dam. (B, L, D)

Three Gorges Dam

Day 07: YiChang - Wuhan

Disembark from the cruise ship and take a bus to Wuhan and be transported to your hotel. (B, L).

Day 08: Wuhan-Shanghai

You will visit the Yellow Crane Tower. After having lunch, you will take a flight to Shanghai and be transported to your hotel.
(B, L) (4-star: Shanghai Mansion; 5-star: Shanghai Hilton)

Yangtze River

Day 09: ShangHai

You will see the most modern city of China. At the Shanghai Museum, you will see beauty firsthand. The museum's displays show Chinese art from ceramics to jade to furniture. After experiencing Shanghai's past, you will see Shanghai's future at the TV Tower of Oriental Pearl - the world's third tallest TV tower. The remaining time is set aside for you to enjoy the magnificent views of the City's Old Bund, its European architecture and the Yuyuan Garden. In the evening, you will be treated to a magnificent Acrobatic Show. (B, L, D)

Yuyuan Garden

Day 10: Departure from Shanghai

Having completed your memorable China tour, today you will be transported to the airport for your flight home. (B)

 

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