Visit the ancient hearts, Beijing and Xian together with a high speed train experience, you will not only experience the long history of China, but also be amazed by the high-tech trains, discovering how the time-horned country is like in recent days.
Travel Route: Beijing-Xi’an
Travel Length: 6 Days and 5 Nights
Highlights: No shopping or unwanted stops, flexible departure date within 2016, free date change with 2 weeks notice, featuring the Great Wall, the Forbidden City, Summer Palace, and Terracotta Warriors.
Theme: Family Friendly, History & Culture
|INCLUDED||Professional English-speaking tour guide and private car service for the day tours on day 2 and day 5
Airport/train station transfer service with guide and driver on day 1, day 4, and day 6.
Accommodations based on the based on double/twin occupancy as specified. GuideWeTravel may arrange the booking of similar three star hotels if selected hotels aren’t available during the travel dates of individual traveler.
Bottle water supply while traveling with our guides.
Second class high-speed train tickets from Beijing to Xi’an.
Wifi access while traveling with our guides.
Domestic travel insurance.
|EXCLUDED||Entrance fees for attractions listed in the itinerary.
Lunch and dinner. Breakfast will be served in the hotel. The tour guides will recommend proper restaurants for lunch and dinner (like India restaurants, Vegetarian restaurants, Muslim restaurants etc.).
Optional free time activities.
|ACCOMMODATION||Beijing Holiday Inn Express Minzuyuan (3 star)
Days Inn City Centre Xian (3 star)
Day 1: Arrival in Beijing
Your plane will arrive in our capital city today. Our local professional guide and experienced driver will expect you at the airport after baggage claims and customs, and then transfer you to check-in at the hotel. The rest of the time is for you to recover from the jet lag.
Day 2: Mutianyu Great Wall +Optional Activities
Our guide and driver will meet you at hotel lobby at 8:30AM. You will be accompanied to start the Great Wall tour. Visit the world-famous Great Wall at the Mutianyu section. This section has stunning views and is usually less crowed than other popular parts. In addition, today you can choose some optional activities, including the Forbidden City (closed on Monday) + Tiananmen Square, Summer Palace or Temple of Heaven + the Olympic park (view the Bird’s Nest and Water Cube from outside). You can choose from these according to your interest.
Optional Free-time Ideas:
1. A Peking Roast Duck Banquet or a fine dining would be a beautiful ending to this amazing day.
2. Enjoy a magnificent Kungfu Show at the Red Theater.
3. Pecking Opera Show at Liyuan Theater would also be a great surprise.
Day 3: Explore Beijing on your own
Day 4: High-speed Train Transfer from Beijing to Xi’an
Enjoy a leisurely morning. Your guide and driver will take you to train station to board the high-speed train G87 at 2 pm, arriving in Xi’an at 6: 25 pm. The Xi’an guide and driver will welcome you at train station and send you to hotel to check in.
Day 5: Terracotta Warriors + Optional Activities
City Wall, Great Mosque, Bell and Drum Tower Square
City Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Hanyang Mausoleum Underground Museum
City Wall, Banpo Neolithic Village
Xi’an – The ancient capital of China for thirteen dynasties and historic gateway to the old Silk Road trading route.
Optional Free-time Ideas:
1. Xi’an Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show is listed on many “Top 10s” and your guide can help you buy a ticket.
2. A cost free alternative is a relaxing evening stroll in the parks and grounds of the Big and Small Wild Goose Pagoda. They look gorgeous at night.
Day 6: Transfer to the Airport and Depart from Xi’an
Your guide and driver will meet you at hotel lobby. Then you will be accompanied to take the plane to your next destination. Your memorable China trip ends here.
|2||$729 per person (1 double occupancy room)|
|3||$689 per person (1 triple occupancy room)|
|4-5||$619 per person (2 double occupancy rooms or 1 double occupancy room & 1 triple occupancy room)|
|6-7||$559 per person (3 double occupancy rooms or 2 double occupancy rooms & 1 triple occupancy room)|
|8-9||$539 per person (4 double occupancy rooms or 3 double occupancy rooms & 1 triple occupancy room)|
|10||$529 per person(5 double occupancy rooms)|
|Note||1. Prices are based on per person with double occupancy or triple occupancy. If a single client requests a twin room alone, the single supplement will be charged.
2. Additional Charge $50/ person for arriving from Mar 2016 to Nov 2016