THE YANGTSE RIVER CRUISE TOUR

(13 NIGHTS)

 

Tour Code: TC-YRC

 

SHANGHAI - SUZHOU - TICHANG - YANGTSE RIVER - CHONGQING - XI'AN - BEIJING  

 

 

 

DAY 01: SHANGHAI -ARRIVAL (-/-/-)

Arrive in Shanghai. Greeted by our attentive guide and transferred to the centrally located hotel with meals on your own arrangement today.

 

DAY 02: SHANGHAI (B/L/-)

Full day tour to Shanghai Museum, Jade Buddha Temple, one hour cruise along Huangpujiang River, Bund, and Nanjing Road. Evening enjoy Acrobatic Show.

 

DAY 03: SHANGHAI - SUZHOU - SHANGHAI (B/L/-)

Transfer to railway station for a morning train (50 minutes) to Suzhou, upon arrival, visit the exquisite Garden of the Humble Administrator and Silk Embroidery Institute; afternoon enjoy a nice boat ride along the famous Grand Canal, then transfer back to Shanghai by a return train or a private vehicle.

 

DAY 04: SHANGHAI - YICHANG (B/L/D)

Enjoy leisure time in Shanghai before flying to Yichang. Upon arrival in Yichang, have a free time before boarding 5* Cruise of East King.

 

DAY 05: CRUISE (B/L/D)

Sail through the eastern point of the mystical Xiling Gorge and visit Three Gorges Dam.

 

DAY 06: CRUISE (B/L/D)

Today you will sail through western Xiling Gorge, Shennong Stream Shore and Wu Gorge.

 

Day 07: CRUISE (B/L/D)

Today you will either have an excursion to the "Pearl on the Yangtze River"- Shibaozhai Pagoda or Fengdu Temple on the shore

 

DAY 08: CHONGQING (B/L/-)

Disembark and transfer to Dazu, and pay a visit to Dazu Grottoes, then transfer back to Chongqing, stay overnight in a centrally located hotel.

 

DAY 09: CHONGQING - XI'AN (B/L/-)

A day tour to the ancient town called Ciqikou, and take a look at Giant Pandas in the Zoo before flying to Xian. Upon arrival, greeted and transferred to the centrally located hotel.

 

DAY 10: XI'AN (B/L/D)

Morning tour to the world famous Terra-Cotta Warriors & Horses, in the afternoon visit the well preserved Big Wild Goose Pagoda. Evening enjoy Tang Dynasty Show with Dumpling Dinner.

 

DAY 11: XI’AN - BEIJING (B/-/-)

Morning visit to the Ancient City Wall before flying to Beijing. Upon arrival, visit Temple of Heaven, then transfer to centrally located hotel.

 

DAY 12: BEIJING (B/L/-)

Full day tour to Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, in the afternoon visit Summer Palace. Evening enjoy Kongfu Show.

 

DAY 13: BEIJING (B/L/D)

Full day excursion to Great Wall at Badaling Section, Ming Tombs and Sacred Way. Evening enjoy Peking Roast Duck Dinner.

 

DAY 14: BEIJING -DEPARTURE (B/-/-)

Transfer to Beijing international airport for your onward flight.

 

 

 

All prices are per person

Valid from 01-Apr-2012 to 31-Mar-2013

Minimum 4 pax

 

The Yangtze RiverCruise Tour (14 Days)

Twin

Single Supp

Mar

$2785

$965

Apr/Sep/Oct

$3030

$1125

May

$3055

$1150

Jun/Jul/Aug

$2825

$965

Nov

$2850

$990

 

 Recommended Hotels:

2 nights at Central Hotel Shanghai;

4 nights on the Cruise of East King;

1 night at Holiday Inn Hotel Chongqing;

2 nights at Aurum Hotel Xi’an;

3 nights at Novotel Hotel Beijing.

 

Price Include:

* Domestic flights Shanghai-Yichang, Chongqing-Xi’an-Beijing with economy class and soft seat on the train Shanghai/Suzhou;

* 4 star accommodation on twin sharing basis with daily buffet breakfast;

* 5 star cruise along the Yangtze River with daily meals and shore excursion;

* Sightseeing & transfers with English speaking guide and private air-conditioned car;

* Meals specified in local Chinese restaurants;

* Evening programs mentioned in the itinerary.

 

Price Exclude:

* Chinese Visa;

* International flights to Shanghai and flights from Beijing;

* Tips to guides, drivers & hotel porters;

* Any items not mentioned in the itinerary.

A:Available - This tour is available for booking.
R:On Request - This tour is on request only
All prices are per person.
If you are interested, please contact your local agent to make the booking or alternatively email us at reservations@toursite.com.au