18-to-Thirtysomethings: Beijing to Shanghai Adventure (ACBI)
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Basic
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 18, avg 12.
Meals Included: No meals included
Accommodations: Simple hotels (5 nts), sleeper trains (2 nts).
Trek along the Great Wall, take in ancient and modern China, explore Xians Muslim Quarter, stroll the historic canals of Suzhou, enjoy a night out at karaoke.
China can be intimidating, what with its Great Wall, Forbidden City, and army of Terracotta Warriors. This eight-day trip will wipe away any worries - youll have an expert CEO leading the way and youll hit the highlights in the company of other young travellers. Get a mix of modern and historic with plenty of time to enjoy the nightlife. Best of all, youre in control - see the sights you like and skip the ones you dont - so its an adventure youll never forget.
Call (252) 636-3034 for more information or to book today! Mention code 15401515
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 3/31/2021
- 8 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Beijing||Day 1 Beijing|
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Beijing||Day 2 Beijing|
The Chinese capital, Beijing, is one of the worlds most impressive and vibrant cities. Spend a day at the Great Wall, a monumental feat of engineering intended to protect China from the northern barbarians. Included Activities: Great Wall Mutianyu Visit
|Day 3||Xi'an||Day 3 Beijing/Xi'an|
Enjoy free time in Beijing before an overnight train to Xian. Additional Notes: Train is our main mode of transport in China and its a great way to travel. Transport: Basic overnight train (beds) (13.00 hour(s))
|Day 4||Xi'an||Day 4 Xi'an|
Opt to tour the lovely and unusual Great Mosque (a wonderfully serene place to escape the hustle and bustle of the city), great souvenir stalls, and enjoy some of the best street food in China. The remaining city walls are a great place to watch the sunset or join the locals for ballroom dancing or tai chi in the early morning. Opt to take a day trip to the Terracotta Warriors, situated a short drive out of town (approximately 1 hr). Included Activities: Muslim Quarter Orientation Walk
|Day 5||Suzhou||Day 5 Xi'an/Suzhou|
Enjoy free time to explore Xian, then take an overnight train to Suzhou. Transport: Basic overnight train (beds)
|Day 6||Suzhou||Day 6 Suzhou|
Visit Suzhou, the "Venice of the East." Opt to explore the Master of the Nets Garden, one of Chinas most exquisite gardens. In the evening, let loose like the locals with a karaoke session in a private room for the group; this is sure to be a memorable night! Included Activities: Private Karaoke Session
|Day 7||Shanghai||Day 7 Suzhou/Shanghai|
Shanghai is the most modern of Chinese cities. Go shopping on the famous Nanjing Road or stroll along the Bund district with its many riverside historical buildings. Included Activities: Orientation Walk of the Bund Transport: Bullet train (2.00 hour(s))
|Day 8||Shanghai||Day 8 Shanghai|
Depart at any time. Included Activities: Departure Day
Local Flights: N/A
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