Tour Code : TEA-01
Duration : 13 Days
Tour Name : Chinese Tea Culture Tour
Included Cities : Beijing、Huangshan、Hangzhou、Suzhou、Shanghai
Day 1 Arrive Beijing, meet by our professional tour local tour guide, then be transferred to the hotel with private vehicle, stay in hotel (4-star).
Day 2 Full day sightseeing in the city. Start the city tour with a visit to the Forbidden City, this complex, the largest and most intact conglomeration of ancient structures of the imperial palace ever built in the world. Then the Temple of Heaven where the Chinese emperors used to pray for blessing his kingdom from the heaven. Next stop is the Summer Palace, the largest ancient preserved garden in China and a former summer resort for Emperors. After dinner, enjoy tea at the Laoshe Teahouse and watch local cultural performances. (B.L.D)
Day 3 The highlight today is a trip to the astonishing Great Wall, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, it is a symbol of Chinese traditional culture and the pride of the Chinese nation. On the way back, visit the Ming Tombs, the resting place for thirteen Chinese Emperors of the Ming Dynasty. Tonight, enjoy a fabulous Peking Duck Dinner. (B.L.D)
Day 4 Morning flight to Huangshan in Anhui Province. After lunch, depart for the Chengkan Tea Plantation to see picking and processing tea. Transfer to the hotel(3-star) afterwards. (B.L.D)
Day 5 Sightseeing to Mount Huangshan by cable car, visit the scenic mountain, and stay at the Xihai Hotel (4-star). (B.L.D)
Day 6 Descend the mountain by cable car in the morning, visit the Old Street in the afternoon. Stay in the 3-star International Hotel tonight. (B.L.D)
Day 7 Private vehicle to Hangzhou, 240 kilometers about 2.5 hours driving. Take the boat cruise on the magnificent West Lake, the symbol of the city and crammed full of interesting sights, and visit Huagang Park. Stay in the 4-star International Hotel tonight. (B.L.D)
Day 8 City tour including the Lingyin Temple, Six Harmonies Pagoda and Tea Museum. Demonstration of hand processing of the Dragon Well tea in the Meijiawu Teahouse. (B.L.D)
Day 9 Morning train to Suzhou. Visit the Tiger Hill and Humble Administrator's Garden. (B.L.D)
Day 10 Coach to Shaoshang that is located by the Taihu Lake. Watch local farmers pick tea leaves and have lunch at a farmer's house. Drive back to Suzhou in the afternoon. Boat ride on the Taihu Lake. (B.L.D)
Day 11 Morning train to Shanghai. City tour to the Jade Buddha Temple and the Bund. Enjoy an acrobatic show after dinner. (B.L.D)
Day 12 Visit the Shanghai Museum, one of the best museums in China, famous for its ancient Chinese art as well as its fine collections of bronze, ceramics, painting and calligraphy. And Yuyuan Garden after lunch. (B.L.D)
Day 13 Be transferred to airport for international flight to ...
Services Include: Entrance fees: To scenic spots as listed above in the itinerary; Meals: Breakfasts are all western style and served in the hotel where you stay; lunches and dinners are Chinese style in local nice restaurant, soft drinks and beer with all included meals.
Private Transfers: Between airports, hotels and scenic spots while sightseeing in city by the private deluxe air-conditioned vehicle with driver and English-speaking guide; Private local our guide for Sightseeing; The English-speaking local guide and driver of each city accompany you throughout the tour in that city. They do not fly with you from one city to another;
Hotels: Hotel Based on two persons sharing one room with twin beds; All hotels as listed in the above itinerary serve daily western or Chinese breakfast; All rooms are air-conditioned with private facilities unless specified;
Transportation: The price includes flight from Guilin to Hong Kong, all the domestic flights and trains as listed in the itinerary; Service Charge, city construction taxes & Government Taxes;
Luggage Transfers: Between airports and hotels;
Arrangements: The tour cost includes the planning, handling, operating and communication charges;
Price for Children: Child (under 12 years old) will have 20% off if he or she shares one hotel room with an adult, 30% off if the child share one room with 2 adults (and sleep on a roll-away bed), but this price is still subject to adding a single room supplement fee if a single room occurs.
Services not include: Entry or Exit China International Airfare or train tickets; all airports taxes; Visa processing fees, travel insurance; Excess Baggage Charges (44 ponds per person for domestic flights is the maximum);
Personal Expenses: Expenses of a purely personal nature such as laundry, mini bar, telephone call, optional activities, tipping and incidental charges; Gratuities, tips to guides and drivers.
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