Highlights

To introduce our clients the Chinese regimen and traditional Chinese culture, we well craft this wellness tour, with which, you will have relaxing Chinese massage and authentic Taiji courses in Beijing and Yangshuo, enjoy the best spa in Hangzhou and Shanghai, and steep yourself in the artistic and cultural flow by participating the Chinese calligraphy, painting and paper cutting classes. We also arrange you the must-see attractions in these Cities.

Duration: 11 days & 10 nights

Destinations: Beijing - Guilin - Yangshuo - Guilin - Hangzhou - Shanghai

Starting Point: Beijing

Ending Point: Shanghai

Day
Our professional tour guide will meet you at the airport and transfer to the hotel for check-in service. Stay at Ritz-Carlton Hotel or similar class.

After breakfast, transfer to take a Taiji course at Temple of Heaven (1 hour). And further visit this architectural masterpiece, where the ancient emperor worshipped the God for good harvests and stable reign. In the afternoon, walk through the Tiananmen Square and the Gate of Heavenly Peace to enter the Forbidden City to unveil the mystery of Chinese Imperial Palace of Ming and Qing Dynasty.

Meal: B, L

Temple of Heaven

Drive to Mutianyu Great Wall, a less touristy section, round-way cable car included. Then the program is followed by 1-hour relaxing Chinese foot/body massage.

Meal: B, L

After breakfast, go to have a calligraphy and paper cutting course at Hutong, a type of narrow streets or alleys in the old quarters of Beijing, where you will see the original local Beijinger’s life. Transfer to fly to Guilin and stay at Shangri-la Hotel.

Meal: B, L

Hutong

Take a boat cruise down Li River, lunch on board. Disembark at Yangshuo, and transfer to Banyan Tree Hotel, enjoy a spa treatment at hotel, enjoying a unique experience steeped in glorious relaxation.

Meal: B, L

Early morning Taiji course by the hotel. After breakfast, transfer for an optional tour of bamboo rafting at Yulong River (1-1.5 hours). After lunch at a riverside restaurant, you will be transferred back and further explore the Fuli town, steep yourself in the artistic flow of Fuli's culture with a short painting class

Meal: B, L

bamboo rafting at Yulong River

Transfer to the airport and fly to Hangzhou. Stay at Four Seasons Hotel, which offers possibly the best spa in this city, which is known for its treatment rooms with an imperial-style layout and are inspired by the design and architecture of ancient Chinese palaces.

Meal: B

Private guided tour to Lingyin Temple, one of the ten most famous ancient Buddhist monasteries in China. Next to the temple, go to the Feilai Peak, 209 meters (about 700 feet) tall, is a pure limestone mountain that is very distinctive from the sandstone mountain around it. Visit Longjing Tea Village to see the local tea farmer’s life, and stroll at Nine Creeks area, a beautiful valley among mountains.

Meal: B, L

Longjing Tea Village

Take a high speed train to Shanghai (0.5 hour). Be met at the train station of Shanghai. Transfer to your hotel – Shangri-la West Shanghai. Free afternoon, you can try the luxurious spa treatment at hotel, which is featured with a range of therapies that incorporate the ancient healing traditions of China and the Himalayas in their massage and facial therapies.

Meal: B

After breakfast, visit the 16th-century Yu Garden, adorned with pavilions, streams and pools and explore the old town streets. Later, wander at the Bund, Shanghai’s most popular promenade. Optional evening acrobatic show at night.

Meal: B, L

Yu Garden

Transfer to the airport and fly to your next destination.

Meal: B

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What's included

  • Guide

    Private tours escorted by an English-speaking guide.

  • Meals

    Meals specified in itinerary as B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner.

  • Transport

    Private transfers airport/hotel/airport.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodations with daily breakfast.

  • Other

    Domestic flights and trains listed.
    Admission fees.

  • Visa

    Visa arrangement. Please consult the local Chinese Embassy or Consulates-General first for the tourist visa.

  • Other

    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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