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8-day China Golden Triangle Tour

Tour code: ETC-B01   

This 8-day trip presents the most popular destinations of China in a relaxing and comfortable pace. You will start the golden triangle tour from the one time capital and influential Beijing, then to the historical start of Silk Road - Xian to view the stunning life-style terracotta worriers and the diversified culture there; you last stop come to Shanghai, the Pearl of Oriental.

Tour Date City Tour Brief
1 Beijing Beijing Arrival
2 Beijing Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace     
3 Beijing
Badaling Great Wall, Ming Tombs, Sacred Road
4 Beijing / Xi'an
Temple of Heaven, Hutong, speed train to Xi'an
5 Xi'an
Terra-cotta Worriors & Horses Museum, Wild Goose Pagoda, exterior of Bell Tower and Drum Tower
6 Xi'an / Shanghai
Ancient City Wall of Xian, Flight to Shanghai
7 Shanghai Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Yu Garden, the Bund, Nanjing Road, former French Concession
8 Shanghai Shanghai Departure

Day 1 Arrival in Beijing (no meal)
Arrive at Beijing Capital International Airport. Our guide will greet you at the exit of Arrival Hall & transferred to your hotel. Free for the rest of the day.

Day 2 Beijing (B, L)
Full day trip to the Tiananmen Square first. It is the largest city square in the world, where solemn ceremonies of raising/lowering the national flag in every morning or sunset time are held here. Then go to the Forbidden City. Standing in the center of Beijing, it is protected by high walls and a moat on all four sides and consists of dozens of halls and courtyards. At last, pay a visit to the Summer Palace, Qing’s Imperial rulers’ favorite summer residence. UNESCO inscribed Summer Palace a World Cultural Heritage Site in 1998.

Day 3 Beijing (B, L, D)
Private escorted tour to the Great Wall at Badaling section, a series of stone and earthen fortifications in China and a symbol of China's history and heritage. Badaling Great Wall is the best-preserved and the most popular section of Great Wall. Then go to Chang Tomb, the tomb for Emperor Yongle, the third emperor of Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1683), and his wife Empress Xu. Chang is an underground tomb, the first and the largest of the Ming tombs and reflects a similar conception of Imperial architecture. At the top of Chang Tomb, visitors can have a look of the other 12 Ming Tombs. Connected with the tombs, Sacred Road used to be regarded as "the way leading to Heaven". The highlights are the 12 pairs of animal stone sculptures, including lions (symbol of power), xie-zhi (symbol of justice), qi-lin (ky-lin, Chinese unicorn), elephant (symbolizing auspices and peace), camel (symbol of transportation), and horse (standing for expedition), and 12 human stone sculptures, including military officers, civil officials, ministers of merit. Tonight’s dinner, we recommend you the famous Peking Duck Banquet (optional).

Day 4 Beijing/Xian (B, L)
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel, then drive to visit Temple of Heaven, a masterpiece of architecture and landscape design where the ancient emperors used to pray for the God's bless of the whole nation. Today, there are many public activities and performances are held in the park. Afterwards, meander down to the nearby hutongs. Hutongs are unique street design in Beijing and regarded as a window into Beijing folk life. Take afternoon high speed train from Beijing to Xi'an. Arrive at Xian. Be met & transferred to your hotel.

Day 5 Xian (B, L)
Visit the Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses Museum in the morning, which is one of the most important archaeological finds in the 20th century, and a UNESCO World Heritage. Drive back to downtown area and visit the Wild Goose Pagoda, it was first built in Tang Dynasty for the storage of Buddhist scriptures taken from India by Monk Xuanzang and now becomes the city emblem. Then have a visit for the exterior of Bell Tower and Drum Tower, the symbol of Xi'an and of significant importance in Xian history.

Day 6 Xian/Shanghai (B, L)
In the morning, visit to the Ancient City Wall of Xian, the best-kept and biggest city walls in China. You may have a bike trip on the city walls (optional and on your own expense) and experience the old and modern Xian. Take flight to Shanghai. Be met and transfer to your hotel. The rest of time today is your own arrangement to explore the vitality and vibrancy of Shanghai.

Day 7 Shanghai (B, L)
Shanghai highlight city trip -- Firstly, Oriental Pearl TV Tower, the best viewing spot of Shanghai located by the Huangpu River with the height of 468 meters. Secondly, Yu Garden, with 400 years' history, this private garden features traditional architectural style of Yangtze Delta. Thirdly, the Bund and Nanjing Road: The Bund is the famous waterfront to see new-erect modern skyscrapers and aged buildings of the colonial period. Then Nanjing Road is the busiest shopping street in Shanghai. Lastly, the former French Concession, a pedestrian street composed of traditional street format of Shanghai Shikumen and modern development.

Day 8 Shanghai departure (B)
Free at leisure, transfer to the airport for the flight to your next destination.
End of service.

PRICES START FROM US$1150 PER PERSON

As all of our holidays are tailor-made it isn’t possible to give an exact price on the web-site as the final cost is dependant on a number of factors. These include the number of people in your party, the season you travel, the standard of hotel (we offer a variety of standards from three-star to super-luxurious) and duration of your trip. However, as aguideline you should expect to pay from US$1150 for the opposite itinerary.

Included Services
Private transfers airport/hotel/airport;
Private tours escorted by an English-speaking guide;
Accommodations with daily breakfast;
Meals specified in itinerary as B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner;
Domestic flights and trains listed;
Admission fees.

Non-included Services
Visa arrangement;
Excess luggage charge(the luggage allowance at economy class is 20kg);
Personal expense;
Any meals not specified as "B, L or D";
Gratuities to guides and drivers.

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Comments

  • Asked by Anagha
    2016-03-02 00:58
    I would like to join the golden triangle tour but not attend the Shanghai segment. I would like to do only Beijing and Xian. Is it possible? I am looking at March22-29th time frame.

    Thanks
    anagha
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2016-03-02 09:02
    Dear Anagha,

    Thanks for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are so pleased to be of service to you. As to your trip to Beijing and Xian, our travel specialist will be in touch with you soon via email. The tour can be customized to suit your needs.

    Have a nice day there!

    Ricky
  • Asked by Carmen bailey
    2016-02-27 09:39
    I am looking to do the 3 city trip in September solo from Boston USA can you give me an idea of price please?
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2016-02-27 14:20
    Hi, Carmen,

    Thanks for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are more than happy to be of service to you. As to your trip to China, our travel specialist will be in touch with you soon via email.

    Have a nice day there!
  • Asked by Fior del carmen Acevedo
    2016-02-17 11:51
    I will be in Beijing on March 11 and I leave on March 18, I am interested in taking the triangle tour.
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2016-02-17 14:29
    Dear Fior,

    Thanks for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are very glad to be of service to you. As to the golden triange tour, our travel specialist will be in touch with you soon via email.

    Have a nice day there!
  • Asked by Njeri Kamau
    2015-12-30 13:12
    Hi. My friend and I are planning to visit Beijing, China arrive tentatively on May 15th and leave on May 25th. We are looking into 8 days vacation tour and a few days to see the city and shop. What would be the price for the 8 days package tour including the hotel- 1 double bed room.
    I look forward to hearing from you. Thanks. Njeri
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2015-12-30 15:11
    Hi, Njeri,

    Thanks for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are so pleased to be of service to you. As to your trip in China next May, our travel specialist will be in touch with you soon via email.

    Have a nice day there!
  • Asked by Chris
    2015-10-03 14:38
    We are interested in the China Golden Triangle tour for a guaranteed departure date between October-December 2016. Please could you send a copy of the itinerary, inclusions and costs for those dates.

    Thanks

    Chris
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2015-10-03 15:44
    Dear Chris,

    Thanks for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are very glad to be of service to you. Regarding the tour details, our travel specialist will be in touch with you soon via email.

    Have a good day!
  • Asked by Becky Bailey
    2015-06-26 06:03
    I was wondering what the golden triangle cost and what was included?
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2015-06-26 13:48
    Dear Becky,

    Thanks for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are very pleased to be of service to you. For the tour details, our travel specialist will be in touch with you soon via email.

    Have a nice day there!
  • Asked by bran
    2014-09-19 13:11
    interested in the 8-days trip - beijing, xian, shanghai for november 2014. this tour will be with my girlfriend and me. we are coming from ho chi minh city. we want to know the price and what is included? plane ticket? meals? hotels? thanks
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2014-09-19 17:00
    Hi, Bran,

    Thanks very much for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are more than happy to be of service to you and your girlfriend. For more tour details, our professional travel consultant will be in touch with you soon via email.

    Have a nice day there!
  • Asked by Johan Wong
    2014-09-10 20:56
    Hello there,

    My family and I (Consisting of 6 adults) were looking at taking the 8 Day China Golden Triangle Tour in January 2015. Could you please send me some info regarding price and hotels?

    Thanks so much
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2014-09-11 09:05
    Hi, Johan,

    Thanks very much for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are very pleased to be of service to you and your family. The tour you inquired is one of the most popular travel route for international travelers. For more details, our professional travel consultant will be in touch with you soon via email.

    Have a nice day there!
  • Asked by ken cheok
    2014-07-06 14:39
    sir,

    I have 3 people in my family wanting to see Being and Shanghai for about 7-8 days in January 2015.

    what is the price for the 8 day tour as advertised by your company ?

    Ken
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2014-07-06 15:17
    Dear Ken,

    Thank you so much for the inquiry.

    As a professional tour operator based in China, we can offer you the best valued travel packages. Our travel comsultant will be in touch with you very soon via email.

    Have a nice day there!

    Ricky
  • Asked by G.Proniewicz
    2014-06-22 16:49
    Hello,
    I would like you to send me an inquiry.
    My conditions are as follows

    1. we are pack of three persons (3-persons room or 1 double and 1 single)
    2.we are arriving at 7/25/2014 – we cannot be earlier due to the flight scedule.so the start before that date is impossible.
    3. we want the 8-days trip - beijing, xian, shanghai.

    Is it possible? If yes please sent me yyour inquiry

    regards
    G.Proniewicz
     
    Answered by Ricky
    2014-06-22 22:21
    Dear G. Proniewicz,

    Thank you so much for the message.

    We would be more than happy to be of service to you. Our professional travel consultant will be in contact with you soon via email.

    All our best wishes to you.

    Ricky
  • Asked by Luke Jennison
    2014-04-03 13:53
    Hi there, I would like to book on the 8 day Golden Triangle tour. Is it possible to do the tour leaving from Shanghai? I will be in Shanghai on Monday 7 March.

    Many thanks
    Luke
     
    Answered by Rickey
    2014-04-03 15:40
    Dear Luke,

    Thank you so much for the inquiry.

    We are so pleased to be of service to you. You will be reached via email soon by our professional travel consultant.

    Have a nice day there!

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