Day 1: Arrive in Beijing
Meet at the Beijing airport and be taken to your hotel.
Day 2: Beijing (B)
Visit Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City and Summer Palace.
Day 3: Beijing (B)
The tour today starts with the remarkable Temple of Heaven. Later, you will be taken to the Mutianyu Great Wall, including a comfortable round trip cable car. Your tour concludes with a stopover at the Bird's Nest and Water Cube.
Beijing hotel options:
Boutique: Red Wall Garden
5-star hotel: The Regent Beijing
4-star hotel: Novotel Peace Hotel
Day 4: Beijing-Xian (B)
After breakfast, hop on a rickshaw for a Hutong Tour through the most characteristic neighborhood of Beijing. Afterwards, take a high-speed train ride to Xian.
Day 5: Xian (B)
Today’s highlight lies in the world renowned Terracotta Warriors and Horses. After that, explore the ancient Xian City Wall and the Great Mosque. You could also take a stroll around the most authentic fine eateries and souvenirs shops in Muslim Street.
Xi'an hotel options:
Boutique: Sofitel Legend Peoples Grand Hotel Xian
5-star: Sofitel on Renmin Square, Xian
4-star: Grand Mercure on Renmin Square, Xian
Day 6: Xian-Chengdu (B)
After breakfast, you will visit the Xian Museum and the Small Wild Goose Pagoda. Later, you will be taken to the airport for your flight to Chengdu.
Day 7: Chengdu (B)
Today you'll have a close-up encounter with the adorable pandas in Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Then take a relaxing stroll at Jinli Street and Kuan Zhai Xiangzi.
Chengdu hotel options:
Boutique: BuddhaZen Hotel
5-star: Sofitel Chengdu Taihe
4-star: Tianfu Sunshine Hotel, Chengdu
Day 8: Chengdu-Shanghai (B)
After breakfast, you will be taken to the airport for the flight towards Shanghai.
Day 9: Shanghai (B)
Commence your tour with a visit to the Shanghai Museum, a walk at The Bund, and Nanjing Road,. After that, visit the stunning Yuyuan Garden, and stroll around the nearby Chenghuang Miao bazaars and New Spot.
Shanghai hotel options:
Boutique: Fairmont Peace Hotel
5-star: Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel
5-star: Hongqiao State Guest Hotel, Shanghai
Day 10: Depart from Shanghai (B)
Transfer you to the airport for your homeward flight.