Beijing to Shanghai Adventure

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8 days,Beijing to Shanghai

Trek along the Great Wall, take in ancient and modern China, stroll the historic canals of Suzhou, enjoy a night out at karaoke in modern Shanghai.

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China can be intimidating, what with its Great Wall, Forbidden City and army of Terracotta Warriors. This 8-day trip will wipe away any worries—you'll have an expert CEO leading the way and you'll hit the highlights in the company of other young travellers. Get a mix of modern and historic with plenty of time to enjoy the nightlife. Best of all, you're in control—see the sights you like and skip the ones you don't—so it's an adventure you'll never forget.

What's Included

  • Excursion to the Great Wall
  • Orientation walks in Xi'an and Shanghai
  • Private karaoke session for the group in Shanghai
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • (Allow USD120-160 for meals not included.)
  • Train, local bus, walking.
  • English-speaking Chinese Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
  • Small group experience; Max 18, avg 12.
  • Simple hotels (5 nts), sleeper trains (2 nts).

Day 1Beijing

Arrive at any time.

Day 2Beijing

Step back in time with a visit to the Great Wall. Opt to check out the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square.

Day 3Beijing/Xi’an

Enjoy free time in Beijing before an overnight train to Xi'an.

Day 4Xi’an

Enjoy an orientation walk through the Muslim Quarter, then opt to visit the Terracotta Warriors, cycle the ancient city walls, or practice tai chi with the locals.

Day 5Xi’an/Suzhou

Enjoy free time to explore Xi'an, then take an overnight train to Suzhou.

Day 6Suzhou

Visit Suzhou, the 'Venice of the East'. Opt to explore the Master of the Nets Garden, one of China's most exquisite gardens. In the evening, let loose like the locals with a karaoke session in a private room for the group; this is sure to be a memorable night!

Day 7Suzhou/Shanghai

See the city on an orientation walk, then enjoy free time to explore this metropolis on your own.

Day 8Shanghai

Depart at any time.

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