“I cannot thank you enough for organizing such a fabulous tour of China. It was outstanding in all aspects: luxury hotels and restaurants, interesting itinerary to see both the ancient monuments, and wonderful guides. I shall always remember this trip, and thank you for making it memorable.” ~ Past traveler, M. Parsons.
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12 Days Natural Wonders of Zhangjiajie to see the most scenic spots in the world. Experience the longest and highest glass bridge in the world- only in Zhanghiajie. To visit the longest glass bridge in the world and take the longest cable car ride to see the breathtaking view of the stone pillars. You will also visit the amazing Avatar Hallelujah mountain, Great Wall of China, 8th Wonders of the world ,the Terra Cotta Warriors Museum. It is truly a life time experience.
Arrive in Beijing, the capital of China. Meet your experienced local guide and transfer to the hotel. Check in at your hotel. Rest of the day free at leisure.
Full day visit the Temple of Heaven, an important site for the emperor worship, the largest square in the world – Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City, where the last emperor resided. Enjoy a national dish, Peking Duck dinner as a welcome dinner.
Climb the Great Wall of China. The 4,000-mile long and 2,000 years old construction is said to be the only man-made structure visible from the moon. Pass by 2008 Olympic Sites. Evening, enjoy dinner at your own leisure.
Morning, explore the Summer Palace, an ancient royal resort. Cruise on the Kunming Lake. Fly to Xian, an ancient capital of China.
Enjoy a full day excursion to the Eighth Wonders of the World, Terra Cotta Warriors Museum and visit the City Wall, the best reserved ancient military system. You will have a special dumpling lunch today. Explore some unique snacks at the Muslim Quarter.
Fly to Zhangjiajie . Zhangjiajie is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1992 and an AAAAA scenic area by the China National Tourism Administration as well as one of the most breathtaking scenery in the world.
Full day tour of the Zhangjiajie National Park. Visit Tianzi Mountain with cable car then visit Yuanjiajie to enjoy the fantastic view of “Avatar Hallelujah Mountain”. Highlights include First Bridge in the world. Take the cable car from Tianzi Mountain.
Discover the natural wonders of Baofeng Lake. The lake and the area immediately surrounding it offer pristine natural scenery. After lunch, visit the Great Canyon (30-40 mins drive). Here you see the longest and highest glass-bottomed bridge in the world, 300 meters above the valley. It is one of the life time experiences to see the view.
Full day explore Tianmen Mountain, which is the holy place of Zhangjiajie City and revered as “Soul of Zhangjiajie” and the first fairy mountain in western Hunan Province. Tianmen Glass Walkway is one of the highest observation platforms. Tujia Folks garden which display the native handicrafts and history. Late evening, fly to Shanghai, also known as “Paris in the East.”
Explore the past, present and future of Shanghai by walking along the Bund. Continue to Yu Garden with its largest outdoor bazaar . Learn about the silk weaving at the Silk weaving workshop. Chinese silk is one of the best souvenirs to bring home. Pass by the beautiful French concessions and the People square. Enjoy a farewell dinner.
Full day free at leisure or join an optional tour to Suzhou, “Venice of the East” and best known as the Garden City of China.
Depart to airport for flight to home.