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10 Days China Highlights and Enshi Grand Canyon Tour
 
Beijing | Xian | Enshi | Shanghai
 
 
Tour Description:
This is a private tour, we will assign private guide and van in each city and no other participants will be allowed to join in your group. Also the tour is totally flexible. You can start your own tours at anytime as you like. Moreover, if you would like to do some adjustment in this itinerary, please Email(ebiz@dditours.com) in what area you are not satisfied, we can adjust the itinerary according to your every request.
 
Daily Itinerary

Day 1
Arrive Beijing ()

Our professional English speaking guide will meet you at the airport and escort you to the hotel upon your arrival. The guide is always willing to give you considerate suggestions for the restaurants and your other needs. Take a good break to recover from the long flight and jetlag.

Day 2
Beijing (B/L)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Full day city excursion to Tiananmen Square-the largest square in the world, Forbidden City-imperial palace of Ming and Qing Dynasty, and Temple of Heaven-here ancient emperors prayed for good harvest. Lunch at good local Peking Roasted Duck restaurants. You can choose the Peking Opera Show (or Chinese Kungfu show) as optional in the evening.

The Tian'anmen Square: The largest city square in the world.
The Forbidden City: the imperial palace for the Ming and Qing with a history of around 600 years
The Temple of Heaven: The Temple of Heaven is a masterpiece of architecture and landscape design which simply and graphically illustrates a cosmogony of great importance for the evolution of one of the world’s great civilizations.

Great Wall

Day 3
Beijing (B/L)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. The tour starts from the Summer Palace, the largest Royal Garden in China. Go on visit to the Great Wall at Badaling Section with lunch at local restaurant en route. On the way back to the downtown, you will have an external visit at Olympic Village.

The Great Wall: the symbol of China and Climbing the Great Wall you can pass visitors from all over the world, and hear conversations in almost every language
The Summer Palace: A well-preserved Royal Garden of Qing Dynasty combined with vast lake, horticulture gardens, as well as grand palace buildings. The Long Corridor running along the beautiful Kunming Lake links the sceneries together forming a large park.
The Olympic Village: The well known building "the Birds Nest and Water Cube" are the main Olympic Stadium for the 2008 Olympic Games.


Day 4
Beijing/Xian (B/L/D)

Buffet breakfast at hotel, free until transfer to the airport for flight to Xi’an – the ancient capital of China. Upon your arrival, met and escorted to the hotel with good lunch at local restaurants. You’ll have a half-day city tour to Shaanxi Historical Museum which is one of the best museums in China and The Ancient City Wall who witness the history of this city. Dumpling Dinner at an excellent dumpling restaurant is supplied.

The Provincial Museum: which is one of the best Museum in China and where you can learn a lot about the 5,000 year brilliant history of China.
The Ancient City Wall
: Xian City Wall was constructed in the early Ming Dynasty on the basis of the Imperial City of Chang An (Everlasting Peace) of the Tang Dynasty.

Day 5
Xian (B/L)
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Accompanied by knowledgeable and professional guide, the excursion to Terracotta Warriors and Horses will be unforgettable experience for you. In the afternoon, drive back to the city for visiting to big wild Goose Pagoda (landmark of Xi'an) the Courtyard of Family Gao with Shadow Puppet Show enjoying. The Tang Dynasty dinner Show is optional for your night. (Fabulous music and costumes brings you back to ancient Chang'an)

Terracotta Warriors and Horses
The Big wild Goose Pagoda: It is one of the city's most distinctive and outstanding landmarks, possibly the most beautiful building left in Xi'an today. In AD 652, the Big Goose Pagoda was built to store the sutras and the figurines of Buddha, which were brought from India by a famous Buddhist translator and traveler Tang Sanzang, also known by his Buddhist name as Xuanzang.
The Terracotta Warriors and Horses: The most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century, the army of terra-cotta warriors and the bronze chariots entombed in vast underground vaults at emperor Qin's tomb.
The Tang Dynasty Dinner & Show: The show that presents the palace dances and sings in the Tang Dynasty.
The Courtyard of Family Gao: The Courtyard of Family Gao: Located in Xian’s bustling shopping area, Gao’s Courtyard is the former residence of Ming Dynasty.The residence is well preserved or restored to replicate the originals. Xian Art Gallery works in the main houses and you can enjoy local Shadow Puppet Show here.


Day 6
Xian/Enshi/Enshi Grand Canyon (B/L)

After buffet breakfast in hotel, transferred to the airport to take the flight to Enshi. Upon arrival, you will be picked up by our professional English-speaking tour guide in the airport and transferred to Enshi Grand Canyon, you can choose Dragon Boat Melody as optional at Night

Enshi Grand Canyon: Sister of the Colorado Grand Canyon. It has the geological structures and ecological environment which could compare favourably with Zhangjiajie and Colorado Grand Canyon. The extraordinary mountains which only could be made by natural miracle.
Dragon Boat Melody: One of 25 the most extraordinary folk songs evaluated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. The most important representatives of local traditional art.

Day 7
Enshi Grand Canyon/Enshi (B/L)
After Breakfast in Hotel, finish the visitation in Grand Canyon. Following visitation is Enshi Tusi Castle, where has the biggest scale, the most magnificent and unique architectural style, the most beautiful landscape of Tujia area of Tusi Culture Symbol.

Enshi Tusi Castle: It is the ethnic symbol of the Local regional architectures with the biggest occupied area and the constructions, the most unique architectural style and the most beautifully scenery in China.


Day 8
Enshi/Shanghai (B/L)

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Then transfer to the airport for flight to Shanghai. The guide will meet you at the airport and escort you visit the Wall St of Shanghai – The Bund, viewing the architecture of early 20th century and strolling along the Huangpu River, then you’ll come to one of the most famous street in China – the Nanjing Road to experience the modern Shanghai.

The Bund: known as a miniature museum of international architecture with dozens of high buildings standing along the shore.
Nanjing Road: the longest commercial street in China, lined with big department and specialty stores, upscale boutiques, and a variety of fine restaurants, enjoying the reputation of "China's No.1 Street".

Day 9
Shanghai (B/L)
You will enjoy the historical view of Yu Garden, Jade Buddha Temple and Shanghai Museum with lunch at good local restaurants. You can choose Acrobatic Show as optional in the evening.

Yu Garden: a place of peace and comfort in the heart of bustling Shanghai, dates back to the fabled Ming Dynasty.
The Jade Buddha Temple: The most famous Buddhist temple in Shanghai.
Shanghai Museum: As one of the largest Museums in China, Shanghai Museum possesses a collection of 120,000 precious works of art.

the Bund

Day 10
Shanghai Departure (B)

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Free until transfer to the airport for flight to the next destination.
End of service.

 
 
 
Price Details(per person in US$):
Budget Class
(Tour Code: PK100)
Travel in party of
2-5 persons
6-9 persons
in twin
extra single
in twin
extra single
High Season
To be advised
Shoulder Season
Low Season
Standard Class
(Tour Code: PK101)
Travel in party of
2-5 persons
6-9 persons
in twin
extra single
in twin
extra single
High Season
To be advised
Shoulder Season
Low Season
Deluxe Class
(Tour Code: PK102)
Travel in party of
2-5 persons
6-9 persons
in twin
extra single
in twin
extra single
High Season
To be advised
Shoulder Season
Low Season


High Season: September 1- October 31
Shoulder Season: March 1-August 31, November 01- November 15
Low Season: November 16- February 28

 
 
 
 
Service included Service not included
A.
Hotels (twin share basis) as listed in the itinerary
B.
Entrance fees
C.
Personal Guide & Driver + Private car / van for Private Transfers & sightseeing
D.
Meals as listed in the itinerary, B=breakfast; L=lunch; D=Dinner
E.
Domestic flights or trains as listed in the itinerary
F.
Service Charge & Government Taxes
G.
Luggage Transfers between airports and hotels
A.
Entry or Exit China International Airfare or train tickets
B.
Visa Fees
C.
Gratuities, Tips to guides or drivers.
D.
Single Room Supplement
E.
Personal Expenses
F.
Meals: Any meals which are not specified with "B", "L", or "D"
G. Evening Optional Shows

Optional Tour: Full Day Suzhou Tour
Itinerary
Shanghai/Suzhou/Shanghai ( B/L )
Buffet breakfast at hotel. Full day trip by coach or train to Suzhou where you will visit Garden of the Master of the Nets, Lingering Garden and Silk Factory with lunch at good local restaurants. Afternoon, boat trip on the ancient canal in Suzhou. Back to Shanghai in the evening.

Garden of the Master of the Nets: Suzhou is famous for its the Gardens. Garden of the Master of the Nets is an elaborate succession of small gardens. In the garden you would marvel at this unique architecture art.
Lingering Garden: It is the best preserved among all the Suzhou gardens.
Silk Factory: Suzhou is also famous for its silk production. In the factory you can see how the silk is processed from the silk worm to the final woven cloth.
Ancient Canal:which is 1,764 km (about 1200 miles) in length, is the longest man-made waterway as well as being the greatest in ancient China.

Price Details (per person in US$)
Budget Class
Travel in party of
2-5 persons
6-9 persons
in twin
extra single
in twin
extra single
High Season
$128
$35
$98
$35
Shoulder Season
$128
$35
$98
$35
Low Season
$108
$24
$84
$24
Standard Class
Travel in party of
2-5 persons
6-9 persons
in twin
extra single
in twin
extra single
High Season
$140
$45
$110
$45
Shoulder Season
$136
$41
$106
$41
Low Season
$115
$30
$90
$30
Deluxe Class
Travel in party of
2-5 persons
6-9 persons
in twin
extra single
in twin
extra single
High Season
$155
$55
$125
$55
Shoulder Season
$145
$45
$115
$45
Low Season
$120
$35
$95
$35
Note:
1)
Prices quoted are subject to rooms availability at the time of booking is made.
2)

Prices are valid until December, 2017 and prices are not available in major holiday (October 1- October 7, Jan 27- Feb 02 ) in China.
3)
Our Price are subject to change of the exchange rate between US$ and RMB changes by 2% or more(Now: US$ : RMB=1 : 6.9).
4) The prices listed include a discount for cash payment either by wire transfer, for any other type of payment, the discount price may not apply and subject to certain amount surcharge.

 
 
 
Featured Hotels for this tour:
 
Budget Class
City
Hotel
Rate
Beijing
King Parkview Hotel or similar
Three Star
( ★ ★
)
Xi'an
Days Inn City Centre Hotel or Similar
Enshi
Enshi Nver Zhai Resort or Similar(Local Best)
Shanghai
Standard Class
City
Hotel
Rate
Beijing
Sunworld Hotel or similar
Four Star
( ★ ★ ★
)
Xi'an
Xi'an Huashan Hotel or similar
Enshi
Enshi Nver Zhai Resort or similar(Local Best)
Shanghai
Lee Gardens Hotel Shanghai or similar
Deluxe Class
City
Hotel
Rate
Beijing
Radegast Lake View Hotel or similar
Five Star
( ★ ★ ★
)
Xi'an
Grand Noble Hotel or Similar
Enshi
Enshi Nver Zhai Resort or similar(Local Best)
Shanghai
Sunrise On The Bund Hotel or Similar