Arrive in Beijing, the capital of China. You are greeted by your guide at the airport outside the luggage claim area with your name displayed and then transferred to the Hotel
Morning program takes you to Tian'an Men Square and the Forbidden City, the residence of Chinese emperors for more than 500 years. Afternoon sightseeing features the Temple of Heaven, where emperors once prayed for good harvests. Following is a visit to the Summer Palace, a summer resort for Empress Dowager Ci Xi. Visit a pearl market nearby and then transfer back to hotel.
The highlight today is to conquer the Badaling Great Wall, a symbol of the Chinese ancient civilization. On the way, visit a Jade Carving Factory. Drive back to city and stop by the Olympic venues, which are more often to be known as Bird Nest and Water Cube. You can take some photos outside. Enjoy a shopping time at Silk Alley market and then transfer to railway station to take soft-sleeper train to Xian.
Arrive in Xian in the morning. Meet our guide and then transferred to the 3-star HNA Downtown Hotel for breakfast. After refresh, you will visit Shaanxi History Musuem, which is regarded as one of the best Musuems in China. Continue to visit the Xi'an City Wall. The Xian City Wall is the best preserved, oldest and largest ancient city defense system in China. Then you will move your trip visiting Small Wild Goose Pagoda.
A full day tour recalls the glories of ancient Xian as you visit the burial site of an incredible army of 8000 lifelike Terra-cotta soldiers. It has been announced as the world cultural heritage by UNESCO. The museum comprises three buildings with a total area of 22,780 square meters (Approx. 5 acres). After lunch at Old Xian Restaurant to enjoy the Shaanxi local food. Souvenirs and delicious snacks will be followed in the after Muslim Street. You will walk through it and reach the Great Mosque-the largest of its kind in Xian and one of the best preserved mosques in China.
You will be transferred to the railway station and take bullet train to Chengdu. Pick up and transfer to visit the Leshan Giant Buddha, known as the largest stone Buddha in the world, is located in Leshan city 167 kilometers from Chengdu. After lunch in Leshan, we will go back to Chengdu to visit Huanglong Stream. Transfer to Hotel
After breakfast in the morning, driving to Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda breeding, located about 10km from the Chengdu downtown area. The Research Base was built to imitate the wild ecological environment of pandas. After lunch in a local Sichuan Cuisine restaurant, visit the Jinli, a busy trading street with a history stretching back to the Qin Dynasty around two thousand years ago.
After breakfast transfer to the airport for your departure flight
- Hotel Accommodations with Breakfast
- Private English-Speaking Guide in Each City
- Air-Conditioned Tour Bus in Each City
- Chinese Meals Indicated in the Above Itinerary
- Entrance Fees For Sightseeing Places Indicated in the Above Itinerary
- Soft-sleeper train: Beijing/Xian