12 Days Ethnic China Tour From$1802/pax

Day by day itinerary and tour price details

Day 1: Beijing
On arrival, our guide will hold a welcome sign to meet you and transfer to the hotel.
 
Day 2:Beijing
Today's activities:Great Wall,Lunch,Ming Tomb
Morning:
Morning Breakfast at hotel, Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in the morning
Visit Great Wall-----it was built some 2000 years ago and since then has been the symbol of China,is one of the eight miracles on the world.
Lunch at local restaurant
Afternoon:
visit the Ming Tombs-----which is the cemetery of the 13 emperors of the Ming Dynasty(1368-1644).Covering an area of 80 square kilometers
Drop- off service at your hotel and end today trip.
(B+ L)
 
Day 3:Beijing to Xian
Today's activities:Temple of Heaven,Forbidden City,Lunch,Summer Palace,Tian'anmen Square
Morning:

Morning Breakfast at hotel, Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in the morning
Visit the Temple of Heaven----- It was built for the emperors in ancient China to worship Heaven.it was inscribed on the World Heritage List by the UNESCO.
Continue to the Forbidden City-----It was the imperial palaces of the Ming(1368--1644) and Qing(1616--1911) dynasties that 24 emperors lived and ruled for over 500 years.
Lunch at local restaurant
Afternoon:
Visit the Summer Palace-----it was a summer resort for the Empress Dowager Cixi,the famous imperial garden,it has a history of over 800years.
Tian'anmen Square-----the biggest central square in the world. Transfer to the airpot to go to Xian,pick up at Xian,hotel checking in at Xian.
(B+L)
 

Day 4:Xian
Todays activities:the Shanxi Historical Museum,Ancient City Wall,Lunch,the Grand Mosque
Morning:
Breakfast at the hotel. Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in the morning,Visit the Ancient City Wall----- The majestic circumvallation is the most spectacular place of interest in Xian. The city wall has a history of 1,400 years since the Sui and Tang dynasties. In the long history, its gates changed their names for many times, which also reflect the old city's ups and downs. The South Gate was best restored based on its prototype first constructed in 582 of the Sui Dynasty, which is also the oldest gate of the City Wall.
Visit the Shannxi Historical Museum-----Shannxi was the ancient imperial capital of China, having been the seat of more than 13 feudal dynasties,the place is rich in cultural relics. With the completion of the Shaanxi History Museum, it collected over 370,000 precious relics which were unearthed in Shaanxi Province, including bronze wares, pottery figures, and mural paintings in Tang tombs
Lunch at local restaurant
Afternoon:
Visit the Great Mosque----The Great Mosque has more than 1200 years history, it is one of the four grand Islamic mosques in China.
Have a bird view of the Bell Tower.
Drop-off service at your hotel and end today trip.
(B+L)


Day 5:Xian to Kunming
Todays activities:the  Banpo Museum,Museum of Qin Terra-Cotta Warriors and Horses,Lunch,the Big Wild Goose Pogoda
Morning:

Morning Breakfast at hotel, Meet your guide at your hotel in the morning , This Morning depart to visit the China’s richest historic area, amazing Museum of the Terra Cotta Warriors-----which is very famous for the great underground army of the First Emperor of China, buried together with him 2200 years ago and discovered only in 1974.It is the most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century. Then visit the Banpo Museum-----the first site of prehistoric museum in China.more than 6000 years ago, it was typically the site where the enatic tribes met in the drainage area of the Huanghe River
Lunch at local restaurant
Afternoon:
Visit Big wild Goose pagoda-----one of the remaining symbols of Xi'an , is a well-preserved ancient building and a holy place for Buddhists.
Transfer to the airpot to go to Kunming,pick up at Kunming and hotel checking in at Kunming.
(B+L)


Day 6:Kunming 
Todays activities:Stone Forest,Lunch,Green Lake
Morning:

Morning Breakfast at hotel, Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in the morning, Drive to Lunan Yi Autonomous County ,Visit Stone Forest------the place used to be a huge ocean during the Paleozoic era--some 270 million years ago.Later, the movement of tectonic plates altered the earths crust, causing the sea to recede and its limestone bottom to appear, thereby forming land. Due to the constant seeping of rain through the cracks in the limestone, some of the stone formation dissolved and the fissures broadened, producing a group of great sculptures of different shapes, all molded by nature.
Lunch at local restaurant
Afternoon:
Visit the Green Lake----which is gorgeous, crisscrossed by small arched bridges ,and you will take a leisurely stroll along the Green Lake.
Drop-off service at your hotel and end todays trip
(B+L)


Day 7:Kunming to Dali 
Todays activities:Bai ethnic minority village
Morning:

Morning Breakfast at hotel, Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in the morning, Drive to Dali,Dali is also called Bai Autonomous Prefecture of Dali,it is about 400km to Kunming.it takes about 4 hours on the way.
Lunch at local restaurant
Afternoon:
Visit Bai ethnic minority village-----The Bai People hold the white colour in high esteem and call themselves "Baizi", "Baini" or "Baihuo", which means white people.  Bai people live mostly in the provinces of Yunnan (Dali area), and in neighboring Guizhou and Hunan provinces.Bai Women in Dali traditionally wear a white coat trimmed with a black or purple collar, blue loose trousers; embroider shoes, silver bracelets and ear rings.
Check in at the hotel of Dali and end todays trip
(B+L)


Day 8:Dali
Todays activities:Erhai Lake,Three Pagodas,lunch,Dali Ancient Town
Morning:

Morning Breakfast at hotel, Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in the morning, Visit Erhai Lake-----the Lake is about 250square kilometer in size,the deepth of the water is 23m,it is situated at 1,972 m above sea level. is the second largest highland lake of China. the name er means ear,hai means lake in Chinese,Its name means "Ear-shaped lake", cuz its shape as seen by locals and travellers. Erhai  is an alpine fault lake in ,  Er Lake was also called Kunming Lake in ancient time. Continue to the Chongshen Monastery----Three Pagodas are in this Monastery,they are the symbol and landmark of Dali, an important humanism sight in the historical, cultural and national star level excellent city for tourism. It is also the oldest and grandest buildings in south of China.
Lunch at local restaurant
Afternoon:
Visit the famous Dali Ancient Town,it has about thousand years history.
Drop-off service at your hotel and end today's trip.
(B+L)


Day 9:Dali to Lijiang
Todays activities:Museum of Naxi Dongba culture
Morning:

Morning Breakfast at hotel, Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in the morning,
Drive to Lijiang,Lijiang is about 200km to Dali.
Visit the Naxi Dongba Cultural Museum-----The Dongba culture is a most inclusive term referring mainly to the language and scriptures. The Dongba language is actually composed of 1,400 picture-like characters and symbols that are still used by Dongbas, researchers and artists of the culture. It is by now the only living hieroglyph in the world and is regarded as a precious cultural relic of mankind. On August 30, 2003, the Dongba classical literature was accepted as a written world heritage by UNESCO.
Check in at the hotel of Lijiang and end todays trip
(B+L)


Day 10:Lijiang  
Todays activities:Baisha Naxi ethnic minority Village,Yufeng Lama Temple
Morning:

Morning Breakfast at hotel, Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in the morning,Visit Baisha Naxi ethnic minority Village,The Naxi is a minority with a long history and a brilliant culture. With a population of 300,000, this group lives mainly in Yulong County, Lijiang City, Yunnan. It has become known worldwide or having kept its own ancient and unique Dongba Culture and thus claimed to be a small ethnic group that has created a grand culture.
Lunch at local restaurant
Afternoon:
Visit the Yufeng Lama Temple.Check in at the hotel of Lijiang and end todays trip
(B+L)


Day 11:Lijiang to Shanghai
Todays activities:Oriental Pearl Tv Tower,Shanghai Historical Development Museum,Lunch, Bund,Jade Buddha Temple,Acrobatic show
Morning:

Morning Breakfast at hotel, meet your guide and the driver at the hotel lobby,Transfer to Lijiang airpot to go to Shanghai,pick up at Shanghai.Visit the Oriental Pearl Tv Tower-----which is the third tallest Tv Tower in the world,after climbing up the Tv Tower,You will go to vist the Shanghai Historical Development Museum
Lunch at the Chinese restaurant which is based on the flavors of minority nationalities of Yunnan (Dai)
Afternoon: 
Visit the Bund -The Bund shows off Shanghai’s outstanding foreign buildings, most of which were erected before 1937.it is the emblem of Shanghai, the area used to be British concession.
Continue the Jade Buddha Temple----- the most famous buddist temple in Shanghai where two rare jade statues of Sakyamuni Buddha is treasured.
dinner
Evening:
Acrobatic show-shanghai makes best Acrobatic show
Drop-off service at your hotel and end today trip.
(B+L+D)


Day 12:Shanghai to your sweet home

Morning Breakfast at Hotel,Meet your guide and driver at the hotel and transfer to take the departure flight to your home town


Tour Price Details

Your Group Size

Tour Class

Tour Price Per Person

Single Room Supplement

1 Person

Superior Class

 

Deluxe Class

$3898

   

Tourist Class

 

 

2-5 Persons

Superior Class

 

    

Deluxe Class

$2273

    

Tourist Class

 

6-9 Persons

Superior Class

 

   

Deluxe Class

$1802

    

Tourist Class

 

  

Price Includes:
1. All entrance fees listed in itinerary.
2. Professional English-speaking guide & driver + air conditioned vehicle.
3. Meals as indicated in the itinerary. B=breakfast in the hotel, L=lunch in
local Chinese restaurant, D=dinner in local Chinese restaurant.
4. Hotel accommodations (Standard Room with twin share basis) as listed in
the itinerary.
5.Round trip transfers between airports or railway stations and hotels.
6.Service charge & Government taxes.


Price Excludes:
1. Personal expenses.
2. Tips or gratitude to guides or drivers.

Note:you can change this itinerary to the way you want or to extend this tour to visit other Chinese cities, please do contact us, we will be happy to arrange it for you!

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