Beijing, Chengdu, and Guilin Adventure
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Product Code : AGORA827
Experience the best of China with the "Beijing, Chengdu, and Guilin Adventure" private tour. Explore the ancient treasures of Beijing, including the Great Wall and Forbidden City. Get up close with adorable pandas in Chengdu and marvel at the majestic Leshan Giant Buddha. Cruise along the picturesque Li River in Guilin, surrounded by stunning limestone karst mountains. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Yangshuo and witness the breathtaking Longji Rice Terraces. This comprehensive tour offers a perfect blend of history, nature, and cultural encounters in three distinct regions of China.
Day 1: Arrival in Beijing
Upon your arrival at Beijing Airport, you will be greeted by your guide and transferred to your hotel. Take some time to relax and settle in, and perhaps explore the nearby surroundings at your own pace.
Day 2: Beijing City Tour
Begin your exploration of Beijing with a visit to Tiananmen Square, the world's largest public square, known for its historical and cultural significance. From there, proceed to the magnificent Forbidden City, the imperial palace complex that served as the residence of Chinese emperors for centuries. Immerse yourself in the opulence and architectural splendor of this UNESCO World Heritage site. In the afternoon, explore the beautiful Temple of Heaven, where emperors once conducted rituals for good harvests.
Day 3: Great Wall of China Excursion
Embark on a full-day excursion to the Great Wall of China, one of the most iconic and awe-inspiring structures in the world. Visit the Mutianyu section, known for its well-preserved condition and stunning natural scenery. Take a leisurely hike along the ancient wall, marveling at the panoramic views of rolling hills and distant mountains. Capture memorable photos and absorb the historical significance of this remarkable UNESCO World Heritage site.
Day 4: Beijing Cultural Immersion
Delve deeper into Beijing's rich cultural heritage by exploring the traditional hutongs, narrow alleyways that showcase the old-world charm of the city. Hop on a rickshaw and navigate through these ancient neighborhoods, gaining insights into the local way of life and visiting historic courtyard homes. Experience a traditional tea ceremony and enjoy a delicious Peking duck dinner, savoring the flavors of this renowned local delicacy.
Day 5: Flight to Chengdu and Chengdu Highlights
Bid farewell to Beijing and take a flight to Chengdu, the hometown of the beloved giant pandas. Upon arrival, your guide will meet you and transfer you to your hotel. In the afternoon, visit the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, where you can observe these adorable creatures up close and learn about conservation efforts. Afterward, explore the lively and vibrant Jinli Street, lined with traditional-style buildings, shops, and eateries.
Day 6: Leshan Giant Buddha Excursion
Embark on a full-day trip to the Leshan Giant Buddha, located just outside of Chengdu. Marvel at the colossal stone Buddha statue, which stands at an impressive height of over 70 meters and is carved into a cliff face. Take a boat ride to appreciate the grandeur of the statue from the water, and explore the surrounding area, which includes ancient temples and serene natural landscapes.
Day 7: Flight to Guilin and Li River Cruise
Fly from Chengdu to Guilin, a city known for its picturesque landscapes. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel and enjoy some leisure time. In the afternoon, embark on a scenic Li River cruise, meandering through the enchanting karst mountains and lush countryside. Admire the breathtaking scenery, including the iconic Elephant Trunk Hill and other natural wonders. Arrive in the charming town of Yangshuo and check into your hotel.
Day 8: Yangshuo Countryside Exploration
Spend the day exploring the picturesque countryside of Yangshuo. Choose to explore by bike, enjoying a leisurely ride through idyllic villages, rice paddies, and alongside the mesmerizing karst formations. Alternatively, take a leisurely stroll through the countryside, immersing yourself in the tranquility and natural beauty. Engage in local activities, such as bamboo rafting along the Yulong River or participating in a countryside cooking class. Embrace the local culture and enjoy the charming ambiance of Yangshuo.
Day 9: Guilin City Tour
Return to Guilin from Yangshuo and embark on a city tour to discover the highlights of this charming city. Visit the iconic Elephant Trunk Hill, a natural rock formation resembling an elephant drinking water from the Li River. Explore the Reed Flute Cave, a fascinating underground wonderland adorned with a multitude of colorful stalactites and stalagmites, illuminated by dramatic lighting. Take a leisurely walk around the scenic Seven Star Park, known for its lush greenery, serene lakes, and limestone peaks. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty and cultural heritage of Guilin.
Day 10: Departure
On your last day, you have the option to depart from Guilin and conclude your trip. Your guide will transfer you to the airport for your departure flight.
- Accommodation in well-appointed hotels
- Airport transfers upon arrival and departure
- Domestic flights and high-speed train tickets as per the itinerary
- English-speaking tour guide for sightseeing tours
- Entrance fees to attractions mentioned in the itinerary
- Breakfast at the hotel from day 2 onward
- Transportation in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles
- International flights and visa fees
- Meals other than breakfast
- Optional activities or excursions
- Personal expenses and gratuities
- Travel insurance
- Any other item not mentioned in the inclusions