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[ GW-YE-001 ] Shanghai-Yichang-Yangtze River-Chongqing-Beijing (10 Day)
Departure date: Every Saturday
Day 1 Shanghai(Saturday) Arrive Shanghai, the largest city of China. You are greeted and transferred to your Hotel in downtown. (D)
Day 2 Shanghai(Sunday) Visit the Bund, the splendid row of early 20th century European buildings remains the quintessential Shanghai sight. This morning you will visit Yuyuan Garden, a well-restored Suzhou-style garden. Visit the marvelous Shanghai Museum, whose galleries contain world-class collections of ancient arts and artifacts. Stop by Children's Palace, where Chinese youngsters engage in extracurricular activities. Enjoy a delicious Shanghai cuisine dinner at the Hotel. (B-L-D)
Day 3 Shanghai-Yichang(Monday) Visit the Jade Buddha Temple, an active religious site in an old part of the city. The next religious site you will see is the St. Ignatius Cathedral built in 1846. Move on to wander around the former French Concession laid out by the French in 1909, represented by the leafy Fuxing park and the architecture in the area. Take a late afternoon flights to Yichang, a river port by the Three Gorges Dam site. Upon arrival, Board the 4 stars Cruise: Orient Emperor. (B-L-D)
Day 4 Yangzi River Cruise Take an excursion to Three Gorges Dam & Locks, the world's largest hydroelectric project and the newest attraction on the Yangzi cruise line. (B-L-D)
Day 5 Yangzi River Cruise Continue your journey up the Yangzi. The highlight of today's cruise is to be thrilled at one of China's greatest natural wonders -- the Three Gorges of Yangzi river, featuring towering peaks and sheer cliffs. The gorges began to form 70 million years ago when two mountain ranges collided and the river began to erode the gorges to their present state. The appeal of the Yangzi lies not only in its natural beauty but also in the cultural and historical significance the river has embedded in the nearby. Discover the hidden charm in the lesser gorges by boating on the fabled Shennong Stream (or the little three Gorge Stream).(B-L-D)
Day 6 Yangzi River Cruise Pass though the shortest and narrowest Gorge - Qutang Xia. Visit Fengdu, city of Devils, for a view of its imposing temples with statues of Ghosts and devils. (B-L-D)
Day 7 Chongqing-Beijing Cruise ends at Chongqing in the morning. Upon disembarking, enjoy a brief city tour of the most famous mountain city in China and stop by the zoo to get a close look at the giant panda. Take an afternoon flight to Beijing. Check in your hotel. (B-L)
Day 8 Beijing Begin the day with a visit to Tiananmen Square, the world largest. Then, move on to the Imperial Palace, also known as the "Forbidden City" that symbolizes the imperial and traditional China. After lunch visit the enchanting Summer Palace, one of China's largest and best-preserved imperial gardens. Peking Duck Dinner in the evening.(B-L-D)
Day 9 Beijing Today's highlight is your visit to the Great Wall, symbol of Chinese civilization. Visit the Temple of Heaven, where you will certainly be impressed by the beautiful structure of the Hall of Prayer. (B-L-D)
Day 10 Return Home Transfer to the airport and board your homebound flight. Arrive in your country on the same day. (B)
B:Breakfast  L:Lunch  D:Dinner
Hotel: (or the same standard)
Beijing: Hao Yuan Jian Guo Hotel
Yangzi River Cruise : Orient Emperor
Shanghai: Ocean Hotel
Quotation: (USD per person)
Low Season
(Mar,Jun,Jul, Aug,Nov)
High Season
2-5 pax
Single Supplement
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