CHINA and the TERRACOTTA ARMY
A private tour featuring Great Wall. Forbidden City. Tiananmen Square. Terracotta Army. The Bund and Guilin
FLIGHTS are not included in this trip as with so many deals on offer, most people prefer to secure their own. However here are a couple of suggestions (valid 6/7/2019):
FINNAIR Economy: £499.00 Business: £1838.00
Depart: 1020hrs Arrive Beijing: 0750hrs next day
Depart Hong Kong: 0910hrs Arrive: 1710hrs same day
Qatar Economy: £430.00 Business: £2304.00
Depart: 2030hrs Arrive Beijing: 2350hrs next day
Depart Hong Kong: 0750hrs Arrive: 1945hrs same day
KLM Economy: £633.00 Business: £1913.00
Depart: 0925hrs Arrive Beijing: 0655hrs next day
Depart Hong Kong: 1220hrs Arrive: 2135hrs same day
Day 1 – Sat 21 March
Arrival Beijing. Upon your arrival you will be greeted by our local private guide and then transferred to your hotel by a private air-conditioned car. For the rest of the day you will enjoy some leisure time.
Day 2 – Sun 22 March
Sightseeing today including Tianan-men Square, the Forbidden City and the Temple of Heaven
Day 3 – Mon 23 March
Sightseeing this morning includes Hutong Area, the Summer Palace and the Panjiayuan Antique Market
Day 4 – Tue 24 March
Sightseeing includes Mutianyu Great Wall, the Ming Tomb, the Sacred Road
Day 5 – Wed 25 March
Sightseeing this morning to the Ancient City Wall and the Wild Goose Pagoda before we join our high speed train for the journey west to Xi’an. On arrival Xi’an we will enjoy a city tour.
Day 6 – Thur 26 March
Sightseeing today to the Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Grand Mosque, the Muslim Quarter and the Fork House (includes a Shadow Play)
Day - 7 - Fri 27 March
We leave Xi’an today by high speed train and head east to Shanghai.
Day 8 – Sat 28 March
Sightseeing this morning includes Yuyuan Garden, Yuyuan Market, the Oriental Pear TV Tower, the Nanjing Road and the Bund.
Day 9 – Sun 29 March
Sightseeing to the Shanghai Museum, the Shikumen, the French Concession and the Zhujiajiao Ancient Water Town.
Day 10 – Mon 30 March
Check out your hotel and fly to Guilin, be met at Guilin airport and transferred to the downtown, have a city tour after the arrival. Visit the Reed Flute Cave, the Elephant Trunk Hill, Qixing Park and the East and West Alley
Day 11 – Tue 31 March
Sightseeing today to the Dragon’s Backbone Rice Terrace and the minority village
Day 12 – Wed 1 April
What better way to see the magnificent gorges than on a Li River Cruise downstream to Yangshuo, visit the Countryside and the West Street, stay overnight in Yangshuo.
Day 13 – Thu 2 April
Drive back to Guilin; catch your bullet train from Guilin to Hong Kong.
[This tour is designed to continue with a 3, 4 or 5 night stay in Hong Kong at the hotel of choice. Go to: HONG KONG SEVENS for more details]
- Your own bi-lingual private guide whilst in China.
- Economy seated flight Shanghai to Guilin
- All sightseeing as per the itinerary
- All entrance fees to attractions as per the itinerary
- All car transfers in China in air-conditioned vehicles
- Cruise on Li River.
- 12 nights twin or double room shared accommodation at hotel grade of choice
- 12 breakfasts
- Upgrades possible to 1st class train travel
Here's a brief look at some of our hotels. These are indicative only and may change.
Redwall Hotel - 3 star
Sunworld Hotel - 4 star
City Centre Days Inn - 3 star
Grand Noble - 4 star
Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Putuo - 3 star
Lee Garden Hotel - 4 star
Zen Hotel - 3 star
Guilin Waterfall Hotel - 4 star
HOW TO BOOK
Its simple. All our prices are per person in the room type, hotel etc, of your choice from the drop down menus.
Select the hotel/room type/ticket category and ADD TO CART
Now you increase the number of guests per room (so if booking a double you need to increase the QUANTITY to 2, a twin the same, but a single is just 1 person). Automatically the value of the cart increases.
If booking more than one room, simply click CONTINUE SHOPPING in the CART, return to your chosen trip and repeat the process. Do this for each room type. This also allows you to buy different styles of room depending on your needs.
Time to pay. You can choose 2 schemes. If buying outside the 12 weeks cut off you click the INSTALLMENTS button in the middle. This takes you to the secure payment pages of Partial.ly. If paying in full (ie: within 12 weeks of departure) click the FULL PAYMENT button. This takes you to the PayPal secure server.
We accept all credit and debit cards.
Our payment process is simple and flexible. You have 4 payment options when you reach the CART.
FULL PAYMENT - choose this if you are booking within 12 weeks of departure OR if you wish to pay for the items in full now. This is via the Partial.ly payment schemes secure site.
INSTALLMENTS - here there are 2 schemes. For Rugby in Japan you will automatically pay 55% up to 15 April, 10% on 15 May, 15% on 15 June and the balance by 15 July. All other tours will be 25% deposit and the balance of 75% 12 weeks prior.
BANK TRANSFER - if you wish to pay by bank deposit, let us know and we will provide account details.
INTERIM PAYMENTS - of course you can also pay in stages. Just call or email us.
None of these payment scheme attract additional fees.