Welcome to China
On arrival at Beijing 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.
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.
Breakfast at the hotel.
Enjoy a full day tour to visit the famous Great Wall - Badaling and Ming Changling Tomb.
You will be picked up from your hotel and will drive to the Ming Tombs. The thirteen Ming Tombs are the best-preserved Chinese imperial tombs with 500 years history. You will visit Changling, the head and the largest of Ming Tombs, where Emperor Yongle (the first emperor in Beijing) and his Empress Xu were buried. The sightseeing on the Ming Tombs takes about 1 hour. The visit to Ming Tombs finishes at about 10:45hrs. Short visit to a Jade Carving Factory. The jade carving is a famous special Chinese product, a blend of excellent carving and Chinese traditional cultures. Visit Great Wall - Badaling. The hike on Great Wall takes 2 hours. Badaling section is the most famous and best-preserved wall. Its highest point at Badaling is some 800 meters above sea level.
Enjoy this full day tour where you will visit Summer Palace, the Temple of Heaven, the Imperial Forbidden City and Tian'anmen Square. After your hotel pickup, this tour starts at Tian'anmen North Square with its plentitude of monuments testifying to the communist, Mao's influence on China's modern history. From there you will proceed to the Forbidden City. On the way to Temple of Heaven, you will have a chance to visit a centre for Chinese traditional medicine culture. Visit the Temple of Heaven - the largest ancient imperial worship architecture group in the world where the ancient Emperors prayed for peace and harvest. After lunch at a local Chinese restaurant, enjoy a short visit to a pearl free market. Drive to the Summer Palace, the largest and most beautiful Chinese imperial garden.
Proceed to the train station and catch the high-speed train from Beijing to Shanghai.
On arrival in Shanghai make your way to the hotel and check-in.
The 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.
Explore the best of Shanghai on a comprehensive half-day tour and see the ultimate must-see sites of the city.
The highlight of the tour includes: Stroll down the famous promenade: The Bund, Immerse yourself in ancient history at Yuyuan Garden, Lose yourself in the alleyways in the stylish Xintiandi district.
No journey to Shanghai is complete without a walk along The Bund, the famous promenade on the Huangpu River. See for yourself why this area has become one of Shanghai’s most recognizable symbols as you start your tour walking past historic colonial buildings and admiring the towering skyscrapers across the river.
Next, head over to the Yuyuan Garden, a classic creation dating back to the Ming Dynasty. Admire the various pavilions, halls, rockeries, ponds and cloisters each with their own unique characteristics and don’t miss the giant jade sculpture. Continue with a drive down Shanghai Old Street whose origins date back the Qing Dynasty then pass through the tree-lined streets of the elegant former French Concession before making a stop at the Shanghai Arts and Crafts Store.
The last stop of the tour will be in Xintiandi, a stylish nightlife district with many boutiques, pubs, and restaurants. While here in this pedestrian only area you will appreciate the perfect blend of old-style Shikumen residences combined and modern architecture. You are free to finish the tour here to continue exploring this area at your own leisure or head back to your hotel with the group.
Transfer to Shanghai airport for your onward flight to Sanya. On arrival you will pick up and drop to the hotel.
Sanya, a city on the southern end of China’s Hainan Island, has several bays with large beach resorts. Yalong Bay is known for upscale hotels, while Wuzhizhou Island and its coral reefs are destinations for scuba diving, surfing and other water sports. At the city's expansive Nanshan Temple complex, a 108m-high Guan Yin bronze statue rises on an artificial island.
Overnight in Sanya.
Enjoy private car service from your hotel to Yalong Bay Tropical Paradise Forest Park and save your precious time from queuing in line at the ticketing office! Your driver will pick you up at the lobby of your downtown Sanya hotel according to your requested time and bring you to site to collect your tickets without queuing in the general admission line. Your driver will be wait for you at an appointed time and place to take you back to your hotel where this service ends.
Set in the hillsides looking over the Yalong Bay Resort District which covers an area of 15 square kilometres, Yalong Bay Tropical Paradise Forest Park is the first national park in Hainan. The park is densely forested with tropical and sub-tropical vegetation. Footpaths and raised walkways wind through the trees, with lookout spots dotted along the way giving spectacular views of Yalong Bay, Haitang Bay, and the surrounding valleys.
Attached to the park is a luxury hotel, Earthly Paradise Bird’s Nest Resort, so there are a number of dining options from Thai, Chinese to Western restaurants available (reservations essential). A "Healthy Buffet" is included in the ticket price. There is also a range of activities available including rock climbing, team building, a sightseeing bus tour, and a shopping street for purchasing souvenirs.
The day is free to enjoy in the beach or go for an optional tour
Self-Guided Private Day Tour: Ticket For Binlang Ethnic Village With Chauffeur Service
Enjoy private chauffeur service from your hotel to Binlang Ethnic Village and save your precious time from queuing in line at the ticketing office! Your driver will pick you up at the lobby of your downtown Sanya hotel according to your requested time and bring you to site to collect your tickets without queuing in the general admission line. Your driver will be waiting for you at an appointed time and place to take you back to your hotel where this service ends.
Binlang Ethnic Village (Binglanggu) is located in the center of Hainan Island, a 40 minutes drive from Sanya. This major attraction consists of 3 parts: Li Village, Miao Village, and Tropical Rain forest. Binglang means Betel Nut, a tropical plant, Gu means Valley. Binglanggu is a combination of local village and artificial development. You will get to know Miao and Li ethnic cultures from shows, foods, houses, exhibitions, and handicrafts here. There is a magnificent show of the local ethnic groups, Li and Miao life, that most dancers are local villagers. Some are as old as over 70 years old. Binlang Ethnic Village business hours are from 9am to 5pm.
Cost per person AED 350.00
Sanya Half Day Private Tour of Nanshan Buddhism Culture Park
In the morning at 09:00 or 12:00, our guide and the driver will meet you in your hotel lobby (Hotel pickup time can be flexible upon your requirement. And pickup before 13:00 is recommended). Then transfer you directly to Nanshan Buddhism Park. Nanshan Buddhism Culture Park & Nanhai Guanyin Buddha is a window on China's traditional Buddhism culture; the Felicity and Longevity Culture Park shines its light on an atmosphere of peace and harmony; and the Nanhai Cultural Customs Park highlights China's diverse social customs. Key features of the zone include the three-sided statue of Buddha, Buddhist temples, superior landscaping and sea views. The new highlight is the Nanhai Guanyin Buddha on the sea (108 meters in height).The tour will end around 3pm. After the tour end, our driver and guide will escort you back to your hotel.
Cost per person AED 550.00
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 8,290/- per person, prices are based on twin sharing.
Duration: 9 Days / 8 Nights.
Destinations: Beijing, Shanghai & Sanya
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 / Beijing / Sanya / Dubai.
3 Nights accommodation in Beijing based on double room occupancy.
2 Nights accommodation in Shanghai-based on double room occupancy.
3 Nights accommodation in Sanya based on double room occupancy.
Return airport transfers in Shanghai on private car.
Economy class train tickets Beijing-Shanghai.
Sightseeing tours in Beijing Shanghai & Sanya on seat in coach.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.