Day 1: Beijing
Upon your arrival today, your guide will meet you at Beijing Airport and then transfer you to the hotel. Relax during the rest of the day.
Hotel: The Great Wall Hotel Beijing (5 stars)
Day 2: Beijing (B+L)
Visit Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City this morning. An a la carte lunch is served to taste the real Chinese food, including the Peking duck.In the afternoon, visit the Temple of Heaven. The evening will be highlighted by a lovely Chinese Kung Fu Show.
Day 3: Beijing (B)
Visit the Mutianyu Great Wall. The round trip cable car is included. Lunch is not included. You will have a chance to take photo of the Bird's Nest (Olympic National Stadium) on the way back to the urban area. The whole day's sightseeing will come to an end after visiting a popular local market.
Day 4: Beijing - Xi'an (B+L)
Visit the Summer Palace and old Hutong alleys with Chinese Paper cutting activity. Have an a la carte lunch at a fancy restaurant. In the afternoon, take a flight to Xi'an and check in at the hotel.
Hotel: Sheraton Hotel Xi'an (5 stars)
Day 5: Xi'an (B+L+D)
Visit the Terracotta Army Museum. After a special home cooked lunch with a local family, you will visit the Small Wild Goose Pagoda. Then the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show and a dumpling dinner are followed. (Tips: the dance show is available from Apr. to Nov.)
Day 6: Xi'an - Shanghai (B+L)
In the morning, observe local life in the City Wall Park and have one-hour Tai Chi practice. After that, visit the ancient City Wall and have an a la carte lunch. In the afternoon, you will take a flight to Shanghai and check in at the hotel.
Hotel: Crowne Plaza Century Park Shanghai (5 stars) or Similar
Day 7: Shanghai (B+L)
Visit Shanghai Museum, Yu Garden and its nearby traditional bazaar. After an a la carte farewell lunch, visit the former French Concession, the Bund area and take a one-hour cruise tour on the Huangpu River.
Day 8: Shanghai - Huangshan (B)
Take a high-speed train to Huangshan and transfer you to the hotel in the city area. The rest of the day is free.
Hotel: Huangshan International Hotel (4 stars)
Day 9: Haungshan (B+L)
Transfer to the foot of the Huangshan mountain. Take the cable car up to the mountain, enjoy the view of the Beginning-to-Believe Peak, the Peach Blossom Valley, the Lion Peak, the Flying-over Rock and the Bright Summit. Stay at the hotel on the mountain.
Day 10: Departure from Huangshan(B+L)
Continue enjoying the beauty of Mt. Huangshan. Visit the Cloud-dispelling Pavilion and the Xihai Grand Canyon. After lunch, take the cable car returning to the foot of the mountain and transfer back to Huangshan city. Visit the Tunxi Old Street in the afternoon.
After that, we will see you off at the airport or at the railway station according to your departing flight or train schedule.