China Express 6D/5N
6 Day / 5 Nights from $955 per person
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: ARRIVE SHANGHAI
Make your own way to your Shanghai hotel. The rest of the day is free at your leisure.
DAY 2: SHANGHAI
Start your touring with a relaxing walk through moon gates and latticed pavilions of the Yu Garden. Explore the Old Town where cobbled streets are lined with shops selling herbal medicines, handicrafts, Chinese tea and snacks. Stroll along the famous Bund and Nanjing Road and visit the Jade Buddha Temple. This evening cruise along the stunning Huangpu River. (B,L,D)
DAY 3: SHANGHAI TO BEIJING
Visit Jinmao Tower for amazing views of the city and see the antiques and fine arts at the Shanghai Museum. Transfer to Shanghai railway station to board your bullet train to Beijing. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel. (B,L)
DAY 4: BEIJING
Stroll through Tiananmen Square, passing Chairman Mao’s Mausoleum. Visit the treasure-filled Forbidden City and the 15th century Temple of Heaven. (B,L)
DAY 5: BEIJING
Take an exciting walk along the Juyongguan Pass of the Great Wall and wander through the Summer Palace, admiring the landscaped beauty. This evening enjoy an acrobatics performance and sample the local delicacy, Peking Duck. (B,L,D)
DAY 6: DEPART BEIJING
After check-out this morning your arrangements end. (B)
# Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply.
Note: This itinerary can operate in reverse. Please contact our Reservations Department for information