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Beijing, Xian, Kunming, Guilin, Yangshuo, Guangzhou and Hong Kong 12 Days

Tour code: CA04

Year 2020: Depart on Saturday Land Tour Fare Airfare Total Single Supplement
MAR 07, 14, 21, 28 $1699 $1000 $2699 $600
APR 04, 11, 18, 25 $1699 $1000 $2699 $600
MAY 09, 16 $1699 $1100 $2799 $600
MAY 23, JUN 06, 13, 20, 27 $1699 $1400 $3099 $600
JUL 04, 11, 18, 25 $1699 $1100 $2799 $600
AUG 01, 08, 15, 22, 29 $1699 $1100 $2799 $600
SEP 05, 12, 19, 26 $1699 $1000 $2699 $650
OCT 17, 24, 31 $1699 $1000 $2699 $650
OCT 10 $1699 $1400 $3099 $650
NOV 07, 14, 21, 28 $1699 $1000 $2699 $600
DEC 05, 25 $1699 $1000 $2699 $600
DEC 12, 19 $1699 $1400 $3099 $600
* Land Tour Fare listed above are per person in U.S. dollars based on two adults sharing one twin bedded room, double occupancy and does not include any air ticket. A customer who travels alone is required to pay a single room supplement.
* Airfare listed above includes round trip international air ticket and applicable China domestic air tickets, fuel surcharge and tax. Round trip international air ticket is based on Air China (CA), San Francisco (SFO), Los Angeles (LAX) departure. For other cities, please call us for the US domestic add-on.
* Charge for children under 12 (2-11 years of age): For airfare, the rate is 90% of the regular adult price. For land tour tare, the rate is 90% of the regular adult price if share a room with two adults and not asking for extra bed. If need an extra bed in the same room with two adults, the price is the same as adult. Children 12 and older will be charged at the regular adult fare.
* Early departure and late return: There will a US$50 per person charge for air ticket deviation, in addition to airlines surcharge for different class and weekend if necessary.

Day 1 USA - Beijing

Board an international flight bound for China. Cross the International Date Line.

Day 2 Beijing

Arrive in Beijing, the capital of China. Our guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the luxury hotel for rest and relaxation.

Day 3 Beijing

Beijing, the capital of China, it served as the capital for 5 dynasties over a period of 800 years with each emperor identified as a dragon sent from heaven. Tour Tiananmen Square (the Gate of Heavenly Peace) , the largest square in the world, and also known as a witness for many historical and contemporary events. Visit the Palace Museum, more commonly known as the Forbidden City, until recently opened only to the emperor's family. This complex, the largest imperial palace ever built in the world, features more than 800 buildings with over 9,000 rooms, resplendent golden- glazed roofs, red lacquered pillars and vermilion walls. See the high-walled "Inner City" with its government buildings. After lunch, we tour the Summer Palace, built in classical Chinese style in 1750 as a royal recreational resort. Among its famous features are the 700-meter-long corridor with its wonderful Painted Gallery, the Marble Barge, and several magnificently painted pavilions and pagodas. On our way back to the city, we’ll make a photo stop at the National Grand Theatre- “Dome” and Qianmen Street. Enjoy roast Beijing duck in dinner. After dinner, you will enjoy an acrobatics performance.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 Beijing

Have an excursion to the Great Wall. This wonder of the world was built 2600 years ago. Built to protect its people from northern marauders, the Great Wall snakes its way thousands of miles across Northern China and is one of the few objects on the earth visible from the space. This morning we spend time walking atop this man-made wonder of the world and appreciate its imposing wonder. After that, our next destination is the Temple of Heaven where the Ming and Qing emperors prayed to heaven for a good harvest. At last, we go to Olympic Park, we will make a stop at the new landmarks of Beijing - the Olympics sites including "Bird's Nest"-National Stadium and the amazing "Water Cube"-Olympic Swimming Pool.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 Beijing - Xian

Fly to Xian, the cradle of Chinese civilization, was the state capital of 73 emperors spanning 11 dynasties during 1100 years dating from 4,000 B.C. In the afternoon we will enjoy a tour of the Bell Tower, the ancient City Wall and the Big Wild Goose Pagoda.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 Xian

Visit another wonder of the ancient world the Terra-Cotta Warriors, concealed under earth, those thousands of life-sized clay warriors, horses and chariots, as one part of the tomb of Emperor Qinshihuang, were accidentally discovered by a farmer while he was digging out a well. You would also see some archaeologists still working on site to uncover the rest part of the vast tomb complex of Emperor Qinshihuang, the first emperor in Chinese history, and also the initiator of the Great Wall. After viewing the fine troops, we head to the nearby Mausoleum of Emperor Qinshihuang. This evening after an Imperial Dumpling Banquet Dinner, you will see a wonderful stage opera show of the Tang Dynasty, the one as being a “must see” in Xian.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 Xian - Kunming

After breakfast, we fly to Kunming, capital of Yunnan (South of the Clouds) Province. Upon arrival, we visit the World Horticulture Expo. Tonight, the famous Yunnan Wild Mushroom Hot Pot will be served for dinner.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8 Kunming - Stone Forest - Jiuxiang - Kunming

After breakfast, we drive to Lunan, tour the Stone Forest, it bristles 75 miles southeast of Kunming. The ashen stone pillars, abandoned by the sea as it receded hundreds of millions of years ago, bunch together into a geological ticket. The journey to the forest is as beautiful as the landscape that surround it. Take an excursion to the remarkable Jiuxiang. Known primarily for its limestone caves, it also boasts an underground waterfall and an awesome gorge. Return to Kunming. In the evening, we are in for a special treat of Yunnan Specialties followed by an exciting Minority Cultural Show.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9 Kunming - Guilin

After breakfast, tour to Daguan Pavilion and West Hill Park. Fly to Guilin, a southwest city famous for its splendid natural scenery. Enjoy the local cuisine-rice noodles for dinner.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day10 Guilin - Li River - Yangshou

Cruising down the Li River, you will be entering a real life gallery. You will pass along the picturesque riverbank and see limestone hill vistas. You may even catch the fascinating sight of fishermen fishing with cormorant birds! Lunch is served aboard. The cruise ends at Yangshuo. We disembark and wander around the town with visit to the ancient West Street. Tonight you enjoy the fantastic Minority Musical Stage Performance on Li River-Impression on Third Sister Liu (Yingxiang Liusanjie). The show is directed by Chinese famous director Zhang Yimou. 

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day11 Guilin - Guangzhou

After breakfast, we head back to Guilin by motor coach. The city tour of Guilin first takes us to the Reed Flute Cave, with another beautiful name as the Art Palace of Nature, features fantastic natural stalactite and stalagmite formations, artfully illuminated by multicolored lights. Another magnificent view you will not miss is Elephant Trunk Hill. Take the express train to Guangzhou.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day12 Guangzhou - USA

After breakfast, you are transferred to airport for your return flight back to your home. You will be in the United States the same day. End of tour. Today you can also take a train to Hong Kongand staying there at your own expense and fly back home from Hong Kong. Please Note: During Canton Fair (Trade Fair) Period, hotel accommodation for Guangzhou will be changed to other hotel.

  • Includes Breakfast



Tour Fare Includes

1. International air ticket between U.S. to China (economy class);
2. Five star hotel accommodations or local best hotel accommodations;
3. Three meals a day in China as specified in itinerary including daily breakfast in hotels and local specialty cuisines;
4. Transportation inside China as specified in itinerary;
5. All entrance fees to the sightseeing sites as outlined in itinerary;
6. Experienced and knowledgeable English speaking tour guide throughout China;
7. Travel accident insurance. 

Tour Fare not Includes

1. Chinese Visa fee; 
2. All personal expenses: Telephone bills, Laundry, beverages, postage and excess baggage charges, extended stay and etc.;
3. Tips for tour guides and drivers; 
4. Cost of any programs and activities unlisted and all activities after leaving the group.


Three meals a day for the entire trip as specified in the itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner).
Buffet breakfast or Chinese breakfast each morning at hotel.
Chinese lunches and dinners at local restaurants.

Local Specialty Dinners

Beijing: Peking Duck Banquet
Xian: Imperial Dumpling Banquet
Kunming: Mushroom Hot Pot
Kunming: Local Deluxe Courses
Guilin: Local Deluxe Courses


Beijing..............Chinese Acrobatics Show
Xian.................Stage Show of Tang Dynasty
Kunming............Local Minority Folklore Music & Dance Show
Yangshuo...........Stage Performance on Li River-Impression on Third Sister Liu


Beijing.............Crowne Plaza Beijing Wangfujing (5 stars)
Xian.................Sheraton Xian North City Hotel (5 stars)
Kunming.........Crowne Plaza Kunming City Centre (5 stars)
Guilin..............Lijiang Waterfall Hotel (5 stars)
Yangshuo.........Green Lotus Hotel (5 stars) 
Guangzhou.......Dong Fang Hotel (5 stars)


A bottle of mineral water provided on the bus every day;
Luggage tag and badge provided for your convenience.

Your vacation getaway is waiting.