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A China Experience

Visit the three major cities and most famous attractions of China in just over a week

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Visit the three major cities and most famous attractions of China in just over a week

10 days from $ 2890

A China Experience

This classic itinerary visits the three most famous cities of China. From the futuristic city of Shanghai, the charming town of Wuzhen and the fascinating Terracotta Warriors and Horses in Xian to China’s capital city Beijing, this tour covers the essentials in one concise and memorable itinerary.

Included in the price

Fully Inclusive Price Features

• International flights, current taxes and fuel surcharges. Based on New York and Los Angeles departures. All US and Canada gateways available. Supplements may apply.

• Domestic airfare and ground transportation

• Group airport transfers

• Accommodations

• Three meals per day

• Sightseeing and entrance fees

• National Escort throughout with Local Insider Guides in each destination

• Visa fees for US and Canadian passport holders

Day 1 : Depart the US

Depart from the US on your overnight flight to cosmopolitan Shanghai, China

Day 2 : Arrive Shanghai, China

Upon arrival in Shanghai, Wendy Wu staff meets you and assists with the transfer to your hotel where your ‘China Experience’ group will join together on your incredible Chinese vacation.

Day 3 : Shanghai – Day Tour to Wuzhen

Visit the ancient canal town of Wuzhen and take a leisurely stroll to absorb the atmosphere of this centuries old Chinese town. Home to an intricate system of canals, old wooden waterside houses, arched-stone bridges, narrow cobblestone streets and an abundance of local handicrafts, Wuzhen is renowned for its old world charm and picturesque setting. Return to Shanghai and enjoy a dinner of traditional Shanghai cuisine with the tour group.

Day 4 : Shanghai

Sightseeing today includes a stroll through the beautiful Yu Gardens and the Old Town as well as a visit to see the superb antiquities and fine arts of the Shanghai Museum, which houses over 120,000 pieces of bronze, coins, jade, ceramics, paintings and calligraphy. We also walk along the famous Bund with its colonial architecture and explore the restored Xintiandi area with its unique 1920’s style shikumen buildings. Later we indulge in some shopping along Nanjing Road. In the evening, enjoy a cruise on the panoramic Huangpu River, where the historic Bund and the futuristic Pudong come face-to-face.

Day 5 : Shanghai to Xian

Fly to Xian, the former ancient capital of China. This evening, sample a traditional Shui Jiao dumpling meal followed by a performance of Chinese Tang Dynasty dancing.

Day 6 : Xian

Visit one of the most important archaeological discoveries of the 20th century, the Terracotta Warriors. The figures were created 2,000 years ago to accompany Qin Shihuang into the afterlife. We also walk along the Ancient City Wall.

Day 7 : Xian to Beijing

Start the day with a visit to the renowned Shaanxi Museum, which is home to thousands of priceless relics. We also walk through the lively Muslim Quarter to explore the Islamic food markets. Later, fly to Beijing, the capital of China.

Day 8 : Beijing

Sightseeing today includes a stroll through Tiananmen Square, past Chairman Mao’s Mausoleum to the treasure filled Forbidden City. The largest and best preserved collection of ancient buildings in China from the Ming and Qing Dynasties, this impressive complex houses over 8,000 rooms. Also visit the unique Temple of Heaven and enjoy a fascinating Chinese Acrobatic show in the evening.

Day 9 : Beijing

Walk on the Great Wall of China to appreciate 2,000 years of historical significance while admiring the panoramic views. The Great Wall of China is the country’s most iconic attraction, and stretches over 4,000 miles from the Shanhaiguan Pass on the east coast to the Gobi Desert in the west. Afterwards, tour the exquisite Summer Palace. Our evening meal includes the local Chinese delicacy, Peking Duck.

Day 10 : Beijing to the US

Your vacation to China ends with your homebound flight, arriving in the United States the same day or the following morning depending on flight schedules.

Dates and Prices

Depart US Arrive US Price pp from  
30 Aug 2014 8 Sep 2014 $3,590
2 Sep 2014 11 Sep 2014 $3,590
6 Sep 2014 15 Sep 2014 $3,590
9 Sep 2014 18 Sep 2014 $3,590
13 Sep 2014 22 Sep 2014 $3,590
16 Sep 2014 25 Sep 2014 $3,590
20 Sep 2014 29 Sep 2014 $3,590
4 Oct 2014 13 Oct 2014 $3,590
11 Oct 2014 20 Oct 2014 $3,590
18 Oct 2014 27 Oct 2014 $3,590
25 Oct 2014 3 Nov 2014 $3,590
15 Nov 2014 24 Nov 2014 $3,350
22 Nov 2014 1 Dec 2014 $3,580

  • Prices are fully inclusive from the US based on Los Angeles and New York departures. All US and Canada gateways available. Supplements may apply.
  • Flight upgrades available on request
  • Land only from $1790
  • Single supplement from $390
  • One Time Tipping Policy payable locally $55

No extension recommended for this tour.

This document is designed to be read in conjunction with the other pre-departure information provided by Wendy Wu Tours including the tour itinerary as described in our brochure and/or website. It aims to provide a straightforward description of the physical activities involved in sightseeing or travelling during the tour.

If there are any particular challenges, from the length of time spent on your feet, the length of drives and flights, to the standard of remote accommodation for our more adventurous tours; they will be explained here.

All passengers must read this document to ensure the itinerary is suitable for their interests and physical capabilities. This is not your final itinerary and therefore does not mention all the sites visited. The order of sightseeing is subject to change.

A China Experience 2014 - USA