Day 1 Arrival at Shanghai Airport
Welcome to China
On arrival at Shanghai International Airport you will be met by our local representative and you will be transferred to the hotel.
Day is free, for you to explore the city at your own pace.
Shanghai, on China’s central coast, is the country's biggest city and a global financial hub. Its heart is the Bund, a famed waterfront promenade lined with colonial-era buildings. Across the Huangpu River rises the Pudong district’s futuristic skyline, including 632m Shanghai Tower and the Oriental Pearl TV Tower, with distinctive pink spheres. Sprawling Yu Garden has traditional pavilions, towers and ponds.
Overnight in Shanghai
Day 2 Shanghai
After the breakfast， today you will visit one of the most attraction in Shanghai a Buddhism shrine - Jade Buddha Temple, located in a crowd of Shanghai City. The temple is built between 1911 and 1918 in the style of the Song Dynasty, with symmetrical halls and courtyards, upturned eaves, and bright yellow walls. It is named for its two bejeweled white jade Buddha. Carved from a whole piece of white jade, the sitting jade Buddha statue is translucent with a solemn expression, displaying the excellent skill and extraordinary art of Chinese people. Yuyuan Garden Market has many scenic courtyards decorated with baroque rockery, pools, and flora that are all connected by corridors and passageways.
Lunch Stop at Indian Restaurant / Veg. Food Options (Coach will stop at restaurant during sightseeing and guest will have their own lunch of their choice)
Then you will visit pearl factory and the shopping trip will begin in Nanjing Road which is starts at the Bund and runs westward, with People's Square in the middle. Renowned for its bustling and modernization, Nanjing Road earns its reputation as the 'First Commercial Road in China', which is the good shopping heaven for your trip as the same as the Fifth Avenue in New York and Avenue des Champs-Elysées in Paris. Some of the traditional food and handicrafts of Shanghai can be found here. Then we come to the Bund, The Bund, also called the Zhongshan Road, is a famous waterfront and regarded as the symbol of Shanghai for hundreds of years. Walking along the Bund, which is at the west shore of the Huangpu River, the Oriental Pearl TV Tower can be seen on the opposite side and also the Jin Mao Tower. Being one of the Top Ten Shanghai Attractions, the Bund is a really beautiful and special place which is worth visiting.
Day 3 Shanghai
After your nice breakfast at the hotel. Day is free to relax or there are a variety of OPTIONAL TOURS that you can choose from.
Optional tours you can book with us
Hang Zhou, Heaven On the Earth Day Tour
Discover the history and culture of Hang Zhou. Once Described by Marco Polo-Beyond dispute the finest and the noblest in the world. It has helped making Hang Zhou one of the leading tourist attractions in all of China. With its outstanding scenery, the area soon became popular with numerous artists, poets and painters seeking inspiration in this little bit of Paradise. You will first cruise across the West Lake to view unforgettable scenery such as the Three Pools Mirroring the Moon, the Bai and Su causeways, and Solitary Hill. The boat ride starts at the Fish and Flower harbor and ends up by the Shangri-la Hotel or reverse. After lunch, you will also visit Guo's Villa, the best existing traditional private garden in Hang Zhou. Dragon Well (Longjing) tea is famous throughout China, so you will be guided to the China Tea Museum and the Meijiawu Tea Plantation, to discover the history of Chinese tea and the tea ceremony. Before turning back to Shanghai, stop at the Qiantang River and overlook the Six Harmonies Pagoda.
Cost per person AED 650.00
Su Zhou and Zhou Zhuang, Water Village Day Tour
Discover the water village and ancient city culture of China by visiting Su Zhou and Zhou Zhuang.
You will experience two picturesque towns - Su Zhou and Zhou Zhuang, each unique in the splendours they reveal. Su Zhou is one of the oldest towns in the Yangtze basin, founded in 600 BC. With its interconnected waterways and beautiful environment, the city is often referred to as The Venice of the East. Su Zhou was one of the few cities in China to escape the ravages of the Cultural Revolution and its famous gardens survived almost intact. Visit the Master of Nets Garden, Panmen Ancient City wall, Grand Canal and Silk factory. After lunch, travel to Zhou Zhuang which is well known for its beautiful environment and simple Architecture, well preserved for over 900 years. The majority of the town's residences were built in the Ming and Qing Dynasties and nearly 100 classic courtyards and 60 carved-brick archways are still in use. Visit the old residence in the old town and take a boat ride there. Transfer to Shanghai after sightseeing.
Cost per person AED 550.00
Day 4 Shanghai-Beijing
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will proceed to the train station and enjoy the high speed train journey to Beijing.
Arrival at Beijing train station, the driver will pick you up and drop you to your hotel.
Check in at the hotel and day is free to unwind in the beautiful city of Beijing.
Beijing, China’s massive capital, has history stretching back 3 millennia. Yet it’s known as much for its modern architecture as its ancient sites such as the grand Forbidden City complex, the imperial palace during the Ming and Qing dynasties. Nearby, the massive Tiananmen Square pedestrian plaza is the site of Mao Zedong’s mausoleum and the National Museum of China, displaying a vast collection of cultural relics.
Overnight in Beijing
Day 5 Beijing
Depart from hotel in the morning to visit the biggest public square in the world; Tian’anmen Square conquers you with its grandeur at the first sight. Then you are leaded to Forbidden City. It is the imperial palace for 24 emperors during Ming and Qing Dynasties and the biggest ancient architecture complex in the world. You walk in the museum to see with your eyes, to touch with your hands and fell with your hearts.
Lunch Stop at Indian Restaurant / Veg. Food Options (Coach will stop at restaurant during sightseeing and pax will do Lunch on their own)
In the afternoon, you continue your trip to Summer Palace. Having the largest royal park and being well preserved, it was designated, in 1960 by the State Council, as a Key Cultural Relics Protection Site of China. Containing examples of the ancient arts, it also has graceful landscapes and magnificent constructions. Have a visit of the Chinese silk museum;
Day 6 Beijing
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning we drive 75km to visit the Jade factory and Great Wall at Juyong pass which is the symbol of China and the wisdom of Chinese people. It is very unbelievable that Chinese succeeded in building such a great architecture with simple tools in ancient time.
Lunch Stop at Indian Restaurant / Veg. Food Options (Coach will stop at restaurant during sightseeing and guest pays for their lunch)
You will have a short stop and take photos in Beijing Olympic Park, where you can see the outside view of the National Stadium-- Bird’s Nest and National Aquatics Center --Water Cube. Later, you will experience Chinese tea culture in Doctor Tea.
Afternoon will be free to do your souvenir shopping in the local market.
Day 7 Beijing/ End of trip
After breakfast. The day is free until checkout time. The driver will pick you up and drop you to the airport for your onward flight
AED 4290/- Per person, Prices are based on twin sharing.
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights.
Destinations: Shanghai, Hang Zhou, Beijing.
The rates are subject to availability at the time of booking request. In the event if there are rate changes due to increase in Govt taxes, or hotel charges a surcharge, or BAR rates (Best available rates), we reserve the right to amend the rates without notice. The exchange rate is subject to change. Please ensure that you have secured the relevant visa / entry permits & valid passport. The best source of visa information is the embassy of the country itself.
If you are interested in going ahead with this booking, we would require deposits or payments as follows either in the form of cash or cheque:
Please ensure that the names given to us for reservations match the names in your passport, as hotels, sightseeing tour companies are very particular about name changes. Mismatched names may result in heavy amendment penalties. We strongly recommend travel insurance as part of your package – we have excellent rates with the world’s best companies – please let us know if you wish us to add this to your package.
Economy class airfare from Dubai / Shanghai / Beijing / Dubai.
3 nights / 4 days accommodation in Shanghai based on double room occupancy.
3 nights / 4 days accommodation in Beijing based on double room occupancy..
Return airport transfers in Shanghai & Beijing on private car.
2nd class train ticket from Shanghai & Beijing.
City sightseeing tours in Shanghai & Beijing on seat in coach.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.
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