Day 8 Guilin- Yangshuo (B+L)
Enjoy a relaxing cruise on the Li River to Yangshuo. After arrival, take your time to take in the rustic country view. Stay overnight in Yangshuo.
Yangshuo hotel options:
4 Star: Yangshuo Green Lotus Hotel
5 Star: Amari Yangshuo
Day 9 Yangshuo-Guilin-Chongqing (B)
Bullet train to Chongqing. Upon arrival, visit the Panda House at Chongqing Zoo and Ciqikou Old Town. Later, embark the Yangtze Cruise.
Yangtze River Cruise options:
President No. 7 (Every Tuesday Departure)
Century Sun (Every Thursday Departure)
Century Diamond (Every Saturday Departure)
Day 10 Yangtze Cruise (B+L+D)
Go ashore to Fengdu Ghost City or Shibaozhai. Join in the Captain's Welcome Party.
Day 11 Yangtze Cruise (B+L+D)
Sailing pass the Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge and Xiling Gorge. Disembark the Small Three Gorges, or a small boat trip on Shennong Stream. Pass through the ship locks if weather permits.
Day 12 Yichang-Shanghai (B)
Disembark to visit the grand Three Gorges Dam. Upon arrival, take lunch and fly to Shanghai.
Day 13 Shanghai (B)
Visit Shanghai Museum, the Bund and Nanjing Road, Yuyuan Garden, Chenghuang Miao and New Spot.
Note: Shanghai Museum is closed to public on Mondays, then Shanghai History Museum will be arranged on the day instead.
Shanghai hotel options:
5 Star: Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel
5 Star: Pullman Shanghai Jingan Hotel
Day 14 Departure (B)
Please arrange your own way to the airport.
Entrance fees specified in the itinerary
Activities specified in the itinerary
Accommodations: 4-star or 5-star hotels/cruises based on double/single occupancy as specified
Domestic flight Xi'an, Yichang/Shanghai, as well as high speed rail train Beijing/Xian and Guilin/Chongqing,
Land transfer with professional drivers
Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
Professional English speaking guide
International flights to/from China
China visa fees
Gratuities to guides & drivers and any expense of personal nature
CNY150.00(~$23.50)/per person of the service charge on the Yangtze River cruise
Meals not specified in the itinerary
Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
For January, February, and December, a minimum of 2 people per booking is required
The prices are based on staying in twin/double room. If you prefer a single room for one of your group, single supplement will be incurred. Please let us know your preferred room type when you make the reservation.
It is suggested that you purchase travel insurance before your trip to against any unforeseen circumstance
This tour itinerary includes no forced shopping stops