Trip Overview

Golden Triangle of China

Tour rating: 4 / 5, Based on 4 Reviews
Private tour to China
One of the most ancient civilizations covered with mystery and legends, China welcomes you to discover its famous treasures from the Forbidden City of Beijing to the mind-boggling Great Wall to the bustling metropolis of Shanghai.

Golden Triangle of China

9 days3 cities
China1 country
Private tour to China
From
$3,281
Tour rating: 4 / 5, Based on 4 Reviews
One of the most ancient civilizations covered with mystery and legends, China welcomes you to discover its famous treasures from the Forbidden City of Beijing to the mind-boggling Great Wall to the bustling metropolis of Shanghai.

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Day-By-Day

Beijing

first destination
3 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival in Beijing
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to the legendary capital of China - Beijing! Check-in centrally located hotel. The rest of the day is free.

Day 2
Beijing City Tour
City tour
City tour

Exploring the highlights of the Chinese capital: Tiananmen Square, the National Museum of China, the House of People's Meetings, the Imperial Palace, also known as the Forbidden City.

Day 3
Visit to the Great Wall of China & Ming Tombs
Day tour
Day tour

Visiting one of the Seven Wonders of the World - the Great Wall of China. Proceed to the famous Ming Tombs - a complex of imperial mausoleums built by the Chinese Ming dynasty emperors.

5-star hotel
5

Collect memories of a lifetime and enjoy your perfect vacation, staying in a stylish 5-star hotel. Offering a wide range of impeccable services, central location, and great facilities to take advantage of, the hotel provides everything a traveler can ask for a nice stay. The pictures in the gallery are examples of 5-star hotels we offer.

train
Beijing
Xian
4 hrs 50 min

Train-travel is one of the best ways to explore China. Hop onboard a modern train featuring comfortable seating with plenty of legroom, luggage compartments and necessary amenities, and enjoy the journey. 

Xian

second destination
3 days in the city
2 nights in a hotel and 1 night onboard a train
Day 4
Visit to the Summer Palace & Train to Xian
Day tour
Day tour

Visiting the Summer Palace - largest well-preserved royal park in China. Exploring the Yonghe Lama Temple - Tibetan Buddhist monastery. Train to Xian. 

Day 5
Visit to the Terracotta Army
Day tour
Day tour

Arrival in Xian - one of the oldest cities in China, seeing the Terracotta Warriors and the Big Goose Pagoda. 

Day 6
Xian City Tour & Train to Shanghai
City tour
City tour

Sightseeing in Xian: visiting the ancient City Walls, the Grand Mosque and the Hui Minority Market. Train to Shanghai.

5-star hotel
5

Collect memories of a lifetime and enjoy your perfect vacation, staying in a stylish 5-star hotel. Offering a wide range of impeccable services, central location, and great facilities to take advantage of, the hotel provides everything a traveler can ask for a nice stay. The pictures in the gallery are examples of 5-star hotels we offer.

train
Xian
Shanghai
6 hrs 40 min

Discover China while onboard a modern train heading towards Shanghai. All the trains feature comfortable seating with plenty of legroom, luggage compartments, power sockets, air conditioning and other amenities for your convenience. 

Shanghai

third destination
3 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 7
Shanghai City Tour
City tour
City tour

Panoramic tour of bustling megapolis Shanghai. Visiting the Bund - the beautiful Huangpu River embankment, seeing Shangai's most famous skyscrapers - the Oriental Pearl TV Tower and the World Financial Center. 

Day 8
Visit to the Yuyuan Garden & Jade Buddha Temple
Day tour
Day tour

Visiting the Suzhou-style complex of the Yuyuan Garden, exploring the Old Town, walking down a busy shopping street - Nanjing Road, exploring the Jade Buddha Temple.

Day 9
Departure from Shanghai
Transfer
Transfer

This is the last day of your fantastic China adventure. After breakfast your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!

5-star hotel
5

Collect memories of a lifetime and enjoy your perfect vacation, staying in a stylish 5-star hotel. Offering a wide range of impeccable services, central location, and great facilities to take advantage of, the hotel provides everything a traveler can ask for a nice stay. The pictures in the gallery are examples of 5-star hotels we offer.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at premium 4 or 5-star hotels in Beijing and Shanghai and 5* hotel in Xian;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Lunches according to the itinerary;
  • Airport / train station transfers with private driver and guide and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Rich sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Sleeper 1st class overnight tickets Beijing - Xian and Xian - Shanghai*;
  • All entrance fees according to the itinerary;
  • Full Chinese visa processing (for USA, Australia, and New Zealand passport holders);
  • Support line during the trip.

Please note: If we are not able to get 1st class train tickets, a whole 2nd class compartment (4 berths for 2 people's use) will be booked instead.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses, gratitudes, visas for holders of Canadian and other passports.

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Tour Highlights

  • Full Chinese visa processing
  • Three guided city tours of Beijing, Shanghai, and Xian
  • A visit to the Terracotta Army
  • A visit to the Great Wall of China
  • A tour of Ming Tombs

What To Know

  • To avoid currency exchange fees, we suggest exchanging currency (to Yuan) in your personal bank prior to the trip. Also, many Chinese banks and businesses do not accept foreign cards, thus it is best to have some cash for your personal spendings
  • The Chinese are not familiar with tipping concept, so you won't be expected to tip
  • Water in China is undrinkable, prepare to buy and carry a water bottle with you in case you get thirsty
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