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  • Book a magical vacation through the beautiful country of China, touring its historic cities and dreamy landscapes.
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  • Live this incredible 19-night private circuit with breakfast, 14 lunches, transfers and a local guide.

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Your Destinations

Home to the Great Wall, the Yellow Mountains, and the Forbidden City, China boasts some of the most iconic landmarks in the world. On this unforgettable itinerary, you will experience rice paddies, Buddhist temples, forward-thinking cities, and mountaintop villages. 

Also known as the Middle Kingdom, China is the third largest nation in the world bordering 14 countries that include Russia, Mongolia, and Vietnam. Due to its size, this country boasts a diverse landscape ranging from snow-capped mountains to enchanting deserts. With a long history that dates back to around 1250BC, China is also full of fascinating artefacts, making it a thrilling destination with a little something for everyone.

Your Itinerary

Day 1: Flight to Shanghai
Flight to Shanghai, meals and accommodation on board. 

Day 2: Shanghai (breakfast and lunch)
Arrival in Shanghai, received by your guide and transfer to the city. Walk through the famous Bund and visit Nanjing Road. Lunch included, free dinner. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 3: Shanghai (breakfast and lunch)
Breakfast at your hotel. 

Walk in Fuxing Park, where you meet local people who practice sports and dance in the park. 
You will get to know the Mandarin Yu Garden, a treasure of artistic refinement, followed by a walk through the old town. Lunch during the visit. Visit the Shanghai Museum, famous for its collections of bronzes and classic paintings. Breakfast at a local restaurant. Walk in the Xintiandi (New World), an elegant and modern district was an old neighbourhood before the transformation. Continuing your walk in the Tianzifang district, you will find small local shops in the narrow streets. 


Accommodation at your hotel.
Day 4: Shanghai / Beijing (high-speed train 4.5 - 5.5h) (breakfast)
Breakfast at your hotel. Fast train to Beijing. Free lunch on board. Upon your arrival, you will be received by your guide and transferred to the city, visiting the Temple of Heaven. This magnificent building with a blue tile roof and triple glass is the symbol of the relationship between the world of humans and the divine. Night at your hotel.

Day 5: Beijing (breakfast and lunch)
Breakfast at your hotel. Visit Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City, the imperial palace of 24 emperors during the Ming and Qing Dynasties (500 years), one of the five most important museums in the world! Lunch in a Hutong family house, followed by a walk through the Hutong around Houhai Lake. You will also meet a resident to get more information about the architecture and history of Hutong. Walk through the Coal Park, which was part of the imperial palace at that time, to have a view of the Forbidden City. Taiji class in the park. Night at your hotel.
Day 6: Beijing (breakfast and lunch)
Breakfast at your hotel. Excursion to the Mutianyu Great Wall in the morning, located 100 km north of the city, this is the least visited section. Ascent and descent on foot (possibility of taking the cable car, pay at the place). Lunch in the place. Visit a cloisonné workshop where they know how to make special art from China. Back in the city and observe the most emblematic Olympic venues: the Bird's Nest and the Water Cube. Accommodation at your hotel at night.

Day 7: Beijing / Xi'an (high-speed train 5.5 - 6h) (breakfast)
Breakfast at your hotel. Transfer to the train station and fast train to Xi'an. Free lunch on board. Upon your arrival, walk along the Muslim street, the place of the bell and the battery. Then transfer to your hotel for installation. Accommodation at your hotel.
Day 8: Xi'an (breakfast and lunch) 
Breakfast at your hotel. Excursion to the Great Terracotta, composed of 6,000 horsemen and infants. In the 3 holes of the site, you can admire thousands of life-size statues that look fixed in time and that guard the tomb of the first emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang. The exhibition halls also offer visitors a beautiful collection of precious objects, including an extraordinary bronze car. Lunch at a local restaurant. You will return to the city of Xi'an and visit a jade workshop. Visit the walls of Ming, with the possibility of taking a bike ride along the ramps (to pay at the place). Free dinner Accommodation at your hotel.
Day 9: Xi'an / Chengdu (high speed train 3.5 - 4h) (breakfast and lunch)
Breakfast at your hotel, then visit the Little Wild Goose Pagoda, built in the Tang Dynasty for 13 centuries, cracked 3 times due to the earthquake and then closed every time after the earthquake. 
You will take a Chinese calligraphy course in a beautiful courtyard. Breakfast at a local restaurant. Transfer to the train station and fast train to Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province. Upon your arrival, welcome by your guide and transfer to your hotel. Free dinner Accommodation at your hotel.

Day 10: Chengdu / Leshan / Chengdu (breakfast and lunch)
Breakfast at your hotel. 2 hours by car to Leshan to visit the giant Buddha, which has a height of 71 meters, is the tallest stone Buddha in the world. Take a short cruise on the Min River to get a panoramic view of the giant Buddha. Visit of the Lingyu temple in the same mountain. Lunch at a local restaurant. Return to Chengdu, walk through the wide and narrow neighbourhoods. Dinner at the house. Night at your hotel. 
Day 11: Chengdu / Guilin (1h 40 minute flight) (breakfast and lunch) 
Breakfast at your hotel. Visit the Research Base of the Pandas Managers, meeting with this nice animal. Breakfast at a local restaurant. Afterwards, visit the Taoist temple of Qingyang. Transfer to the airport and flight to Guilin. Free dinner Upon arrival in Guilin, transfer to the city and check in at your hotel.

Day 12: Guilin / Longsheng / Guilin  (breakfast and lunch) 
Breakfast at your hotel. Excursion to Longsheng to visit the rice terraces, walk through the rice fields and then visit one or two minority villages of Yao or Zhuang. Lunch in the place. Return to Guilin in the afternoon. Free dinner Accommodation at your hotel.
Day 13: Guilin / Yangshuo  (breakfast and lunch) 
Breakfast at your hotel. Transfer to the port and cruise along the Li River for 4 hours to admire a magical landscape with unusual shapes. Light meal on board. Upon reaching the city of Yangshuo, you will walk through one of its old neighbourhoods. Dinner and accommodation at your hotel.

Day 14: Yangshuo / Guilin / Xiamen (flight 1h 30 minutes) (breakfast and lunch) 
Breakfast at your hotel. Transfer to Guilin airport and flight to Xiamen, upon arrival, transfer to the city. You will have lunch at a local restaurant, visit a local market, walk along the ring road of the island to see the island Jinmen (Taiwan) from afar. Accommodation at your hotel.
Day 15: Xiamen / Yongding 2.5h trip) (breakfast and lunch)
Breakfast at your hotel. Road to Yongding to visit the famous Tulou, site declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, a fortress built by the Hakka minority to defend the enemies and bandits at that time. The fortress is usually a large closed and fortified building, usually rectangular or circular, with very thick walls, three stories, three stories and a stack of up to 800 people. Smaller interior buildings are often surrounded by huge peripheral walls that can contain corridors, warehouses, wells and living spaces, all of which resemble a small fortified city. You will visit the village of Tulou Hongkeng. Breakfast at a local restaurant. Accommodation at your hotel.

Day 16: Yongding / Nanjing / Xiamen (4h trip) (breakfast and lunch)
Breakfast at your hotel. Road to Nanjing to visit the town of Tulou Yunshuiyao, built for almost 500 years, where you will walk in the old neighbourhoods. After lunch at a local restaurant, return to Xiamen. Free dinner Accommodation at your hotel. 
Day 17: Xiamen / Gulangyu / Xiamen  (breakfast and lunch) 
Breakfast at your hotel. The day dedicated to the excursion to the island of Gulangyu, the boat to the island of Gulangyu (10 million), also called Island of Music, the architecture was classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, visiting the Shuzhuang Garden and the Museum of Pianos, followed by a good puppet show, national heritage. Afterwards, you will enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. Back to Xiamen. Free dinner. Accommodation at your hotel.

Day 18: Xiamen / Hong Kong  (4h high speed train) (breakfast)
Breakfast at your hotel. Transfer to the train station and fast train to Hong Kong. Free lunch on board. 
Upon your arrival, welcome by your guide and transfer to the city. Visit the floating village of Aberdeen, famous fishermen who spend most of their time in their boats and rarely reach the coast, then you will walk along the coast in Hkg South and visit Hkg Square, the beautiful Repulse Bay, with a magnificent view of the South China Sea.

Then return to the financial heart of the city: the bustling Central District and embark for a ferry ride through the "Victoria Harbor" aboard the Star Ferry
, then you will have the panorama of the famous Victoria Peak, from where you can admire the best views of Hong Kong and around the world. Accommodation in your hotel.
Day 19: Hong Kong  (breakfast)
Breakfast at your hotel, meals on your own, accommodation at the hotel. 

Day 20: Hong Kong / return flight   (breakfast)
Breakfast at your hotel, transfer to the airport to take your flight back home.

Your Hotels

Our members will stay at the following accommodation (or similar) with this offer.

Shanghai / 2 nights - Shanghai Sunrise On the Bund 5* in a Standard Room
Beijing / 3 nights - Shichachai Shadow Art Performance Hotel in a Deluxe Room
Xi'an / 2 nights - Grand Dynasty Culture Hotel in a Standard Room
Chengdu / 2 nights - Dorsett Hotel 4* in a Standard Room
Guilin / 2 nights - Bravo Hotel 4 *
Yangshuo / 2 nights - Green Lotus 4 * -5 * in a Garden Room
Xiamen / 1 night - Park City Hotel 4* in a Standard Room
Yongding / 1 night - Tulou Prince Hotel 4* in a Standard Room
Xiamen / 2 nights - Park City Hotel 4* in a Standard Room
Hong Kong / 2 nights - Hong Kong Penta Kowloon 4 *

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults Adults
3 Adults
or
Adults Adults
2 Adults
+
1 Child

Please note: the bed for the 3rd guest sharing is likely to be a sofa bed or camp style bed. If any of these hotels are not available, hotels of a similar standard will be found.

Your Journey

Flights: You may choose from Economy, Premium or Business class flights on sectors that they operate, at the next stage of the booking process.

The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Transfers: Transfers are included. 

Travel Advice

For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport, health and visa information click here.

Please note that the advice can change and consumers should continue to check it until they travel.

It is essential that all customers purchase adequate travel insurance for all countries they are travelling to or through.

Visa Information

China

British nationals need a visa to enter mainland China. For mainland China, you must get a visa prior to arrival, including for Hainan Island. For details of entry requirements to China contact the nearest Chinese Embassy or Consulate in good time before your proposed trip. 

For all new visa applications from 01 Nov 2018
, you will be required to visit the Chinese Visa Application Service Centres in London, Manchester or Edinburgh as there is a requirement for fingerprints to be collected.

Your passport should be valid for at least 6 months from the date of your visa application.  It is advisable to obtain your visa no later than 1 month prior to departure.

Please visit the following websites for information on the visa application process, visa application and any other expected costs and further details relating to visa requirements.

http://www.chinese-embassy.org.uk/eng/visa/
www.visaforchina.org
https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/china/entry-requirements 

In More Detail

Please find practical information about the property and your trip: 

This tour is not accessible to people with reduced mobility. 
Check-in time: 3 pm
Check-out time: before 12 pm

Please Note: 
Check-in outside the hotel's standard times may incur additional fees. Check out times are subject to change, please check these with the hotel upon arrival.
Schedules and prices are subject to change. 
If the property is accessible to people with reduced mobility, this is subject to availability. To book a room for reduced mobility, please contact our Customer Services Team. 

What's Included

  • 18 nights at 4 * and 5 * hotels on a bed and breakfast basis + 14 lunches
  • Private guided circuit
  • Visits according to program
  • Local English, French or German speaking guide
  • 24h telephone with English or French speaking information
  • Train tickets Shanghai / Beijing / Xi'an / Chengdu, Xiamen / Hong Kong in second class
  • Domestic flights Chengdu / Guilin / Xiamen in economy class

Not Included

  • Drinks and other meals not clearly mentioned
  • Surcharge for special requests on food, and meals.
  • Entrance fees, permits and guide service during free time.
  • Insurance, gratuities and personal expenses
  • Surcharge for public holidays

Your Contract

If you book a package which includes flights, your contract will be with Voyage Privé. The air holiday package(s) shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10170.

If you book a package which does not include flights, then ATOL protection does not apply. Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider.

Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

Important Information

If booking as a single traveller, room occupancy is not guaranteed. You may be placed in either a single, double or twin room, based on the availability of the property at the time. 

The location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ.

Your contact details may be passed on to the hotel so that they can make contact with you to discuss your booking in advance of your arrival.

You may be asked to provide a credit/debit card deposit on arrival to cover any purchases made in the hotel.

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods.

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel.

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