Day 1 Beijing Is Beijing top of your must-see list? Booking pre-trip accommodations will let you do Beijing your way before meeting up with the group.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Beijing Head out of town to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall. Spend time wandering around, taking photos, and picking up souvenirs.
If you’d like to do something fun this evening, opt to pre-book the Beijing Acrobatics Performance Tour on the checkout page to include this optional activity on your tour or ask your GCO or travel agent for assistance.
Great Wall Mutianyu Visit
Private Vehicle (1.00 hour(s))
Private Vehicle (2.00 hour(s))
Day 3 Beijing/Xi'an Take the Beijing metro to visit the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square. Later, board a fast train to Xi'an.
Forbidden City Tour
Local train (5.75-6.00 hours)
Day 4 Xi'an/Suzhou (1L) Enjoy some free time exploring the city before a visit one of China’s greatest archaeological treasures—the Terracotta Warriors. After enjoy a local lunch at a farmhouse before hopping on an overnight train to Suzhou.
Terracotta Warriors Guided Tour
Basic overnight train (beds) (14.00-16.00 hours)
Day 5 Suzhou Visit Suzhou, the "Venice of the East." Explore the Master of the Nets Garden, one of China's most exquisite gardens.
Master of the Nets Garden Tour
Day 6 Suzhou/Shanghai Travel by metro and train to Shanghai. After an orientation walk along Shanghai's famous Bund, you are free to explore the delights this modern Chinese city has to offer.
Orientation Walk of the Bund
Shanghai Acrobatic Performance
Metro (0.50-1.00 hours)
Bullet train (0.75-1.00 hours)
Day 7 Shanghai Enjoy free time in this bustling city.
Day 8 Shanghai We highly recommend post-accommodation to fully experience all Shanghai has to offer.