China Tours | Jiuzhaigou & Zhangjiajie

Chengdu, Huanglong, Jiuzhaigou, Sanxingdui Ruins, Leshan, Mt. Emei, Dujiangyan, Changsha, Fenghuang, Zhangjiajie 13 Days

Tour code: CS03

Year 2020: Depart on Thursday Land Tour Fare Airfare Total Single Supplement
MAR 12, 26 $2499 $1000 $3499 $750
APR 09, 23 $2499 $1000 $3499 $750
MAY 07 $2499 $1100 $3599 $750
MAY 21, JUN 11, 25 $2499 $1500 $3999 $750
JUL 09, 23 $2499 $1100 $3599 $750
AUG 06, 20 $2499 $1100 $3599 $750
SEP 03, 10, 17, 24 $2599 $1000 $3599 $800
OCT 08 $2599 $1500 $4099 $800
OCT 15 $2599 $1100 $3699 $800
OCT 22, 29 $2599 $1000 $3599 $800
NOV 05, 12, 19, 26 $2499 $1000 $3499 $750
* 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 - Chengdu

Today we board an international flight bound for Chengdu, China. Cross the International Date Line.

Day 2 Chengdu

Arrive in Chengdu. Our guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the luxury hotel for rest and relaxation. Chengdu is the capital of "Heavenly State" (Tian Fu Zhi Guo), habitat of giant pandas and city of cotton-rose hibiscus. Benefiting from Dujiangyan Irrigation Project which was constructed in 256 B.C., Sichuan Province is reputed as "Tian Fu Zhi Guo", literally a place richly endowed with natural resources. Chengdu, as the capital, is extremely productive. The Min and Tuo Rivers, two branches of the Yangtze River, connected to forty other rivers, supply an irrigation area of more than 700 square kilometres (270.27 square miles) with 150-180 million kilowatts of water. Consisting of abundant mineral resources, the land is extremely fertile. 

Day 3 Chengdu - Huanglong

In the morning, we tour the Panda Preserve Base and visit the old alley. In the afternoon, we drive to Guanghan to visit ancient mysteries in the Sanxingdui Ruins. Enjoy the famous Sichuan local cuisine for lunch today. Fly to Huanglong.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 Huanglong - Jiuzhaigou

Huanglong is the world natural heritage site, famed for its peculiar karsts landscape and multihued ponds that are set off picturesquely by snow-top mountains, vertical ravines and vast forests. Finish sightseeing the main scenic spots in Huanglong, we drive to the fairyland - Jiuzhaigou, another world natural heritage site. Jiuzhaigou has been known for its natural wonders in terms of colorful waters appearing to be either magically peacock blue or emerald. All those who encounter it are overwhelmed by the breathtaking beauty of both its landscape and its lakes, springs, waterfalls, streams, rivers and shoals. 

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 Jiuzhaigou - Chengdu

Jiuzhaigou National Park is a network of valleys in Sichuan province, it is located in Jiuzhaigou County, 450 kilometers to the north of Chengdu. Its name is due to the existence of nine stockaded villages of Tibetan origin, and it is always regarded as a holy mountain and watercourse by the Tibetan people. In the northern Shuzheng Valley, Nuorilang Waterfall cascades from the edge of a large tree-fringed lake. The Zharu Monastery is a place of worship for the park’s Tibetan villages. In the south, Rize Valley’s mountains are covered with ancient forests. Fallen trees are scattered on the bottom of the striking, multicolored Five Flower Lake. Jiuzhaigou is a great masterpiece of nature having dreamlike scenery and abundant natural resources. The best time to visit Jiuzhaigou is autumn, especially September and October. Whole day excursion exploring the fantasy of Jiuzhaigou including visits to Shuzheng Waterfall, Changhai Lake, the River View Pavilion and Tibetan Village. Fly back to Chengdu at night.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 Chengdu - Sanxingdui Ruins - Leshan - Mt. Emei

After breakfast, we visit the Temple of Marquis Wu, the Thatched Cottage of Du Fu. Later proceed by bus to Leshan, the tour of Leshan includes a cruise on Min River, and a view of Leshan Grand Buddha, the largest stone-carved Buddha in the whole world, described as "A mountain emerges as a Buddha, and a Buddha- a mountain". Finish sightseeing at Leshan, before we drive to Mt. Emei, enjoy the local cuisine dinner - Tofu Banquet. 

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 Mt. Emei

A cable car ride takes us up to the Golden Summit. Sightseeing of Golden Summit at Mt. Emei. The Golden Summit rises over 3000 meters above sea level. There one may find an advantage point to appreciate sunrise, to view the sea of clouds, the Buddhist lamps and particularly the Buddhist flory which is most wonderful and captivating. Tonight we will enjoy Emei Vegetarian Dinner.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8 Mt. Emei - Dujiangyan - Chengdu - Changsha

After breakfast, visit Qingyanggong, the best preserved memorial temple for Lao Zi. Then, we travel to Dujiangyan, the ancient irrigation system. In the afternoon, we return to Chengdu and fly to Changsha, the capital of Hunan Province.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9 Changsha - Fenghuang (Phoenix Town)

After breakfast, we visit the Yuelu Academy. Yuelu Academy was founded in 976, the 9th year of the Song Dynasty under the reign of Emperor Kaibao. Yuelu Academy as one of the four most prestigious academies over the last 1000 years in China, it has been a famous institution of higher learning as well as a centre of academic activities and cultures since it was formally set up in 976 (the Northern Song Dynasty). Drive to Fenghuang (Phoenix Town). Fenghuang is located on the western boundary of Hunan Province in an area of outstanding natural beauty where mountains, water and blue skies prevail. Fenghuang is Chinese for 'Phoenix', the mythical bird of good omen and longevity that is consumed by fire to be re-born again from the flames. Fenghuang (Phoenix Town) is so called as legend has it that two of these fabulous birds flew over it and found the town so beautiful that they hovered there, reluctant to leave. Upon entering the town the visitor will be impressed by its air of mystery, elegance and primitive simplicity. This is a world that is dominated by the color green. The mountain slopes are covered with green foliage, the fields are green and even the Tuo River reflects the greenery. The bridges over the water and unique houses built on stilts display a harmony that is so often portrayed in traditional Chinese paintings. Fenghuang is a wonderful example of what villages were like prior to the onset of modernization. Tonight we will have a local flavor dinner. 

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day10 Fenghuang - Zhangjiajie

After breakfast, we will tour the town. Then drive to Zhangjiajie. Zhangjiajie is acclaimed for its fantastic formations of peaks, crystal clear water, spectacular karst caves and the unrivalled high percentage of forest cover. Arrive in Zhangjiajie in the evening. Zhangjiajie Tianmen Mountain is one of the most representative natural sceneries of Zhangjiajie, we will overlook Tianmen Cave today.For dinner we are served the local Tujia Minority Cuisine. After dinner, we enjoy the entertainment of special effect show “Tienmen Mountain Fox Fairy”.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day11 Zhangjiajie

Zhangjiajie Wulingyuan Scenic Area is acclaimed for its fantastic formations of peaks, crystal clear water, spectacular karst caves and the unrivalled high percentage of forest cover and was listed as a world heritage site in 1992. Today our tour will start with a visit to Tianzi Hill. We ascend and descend Mt. Tianzi by cable car. Mt. Tianzi has been given a sobriquet "King of Hoodoos", it is characteristic of the area to have high and dense hoodoos. Then we will tour Yellow Dragon Cave, a huge limestone cave in which there are two underground rivers, four waterfalls, 13 caverns and countless stalagmites. Have a local flavor dinner.

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day12 Zhangjiajie - Beijing

Today we continue our sightseeing tour in Zhangjiajie Wulingyuan Scenic Area. We will visit to another reserve - Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, the first authorized national forest park in China. Together with Suoxi Valley Nature Reserve and Tianzi Hill Nature Reserve, it makes up the famous Wulingyuan Scenic Area. Fly to Beijing in the evening. 

  • Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day13 Beijing - 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.

  • 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

Chengdu: Local Sichuan Cuisine
Leshan: Tofu Banquet
Emeishan: Emei Vegetarian Dinner
Fenghuang: Local Flavor Dinner
Zhangjiaje: Local Tujia Minority Cuisine


Zhangjiajie..........Tianmen Mountain Fox Fairy Show


Chengdu.........Crowne Plaza Chengdu City Centre (5 stars)
Huanglong……Ya Ri International Hotel (5 stars)
Jiuzhaigou.......Hilton Jiuzhaigou Resort (5 stars)
Mt. Emei........Hongzhushan Hotel (5 stars)
Changsha.......Crowne Plaza City Centre Changsha  (5 stars)
Fenghuang.....Phoenix City Boutique Hotel (5 stars)
Zhangjiajie.....Crowne Plaza Zhangjiajie Wulingyuan (5 stars)
Beijing............Crowne Plaza Beijing Wangfujing (5 stars)


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

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