Chinese Culture 10 Nights 11 days Tour Detail Itinerary

Beijing (4n) - Xi'an(2n) - Luoyang(2n) - Dengfeng (1n) - Zhengzhou (1n) 

DAY 1
Beijing

On arrival you will be met by our CITS guide and transferred to your hotel. You will be free for the rest of the day.

DAY 2
Beijing (B L)

A full day excursion to the Great Wall - the landmark of China. It is one of the most amazing feats of human labor. After lunch, a drive to the Ming Tombs along the Sacred Way with giant marble figures and animals guarding the tomb area for deceased emperors of Ming Dynasty (1368-1644AD).

DAY 3
Beijing (B L D)

A morning tour of Tian'anmen Square, the largest public square in the world, and the Palace Museum, known as the Forbidden City; the complex of imperial palaces are home to the emperors for over 500 years in the Ming and Qing dynasties. Some of the grand halls have been used as museums for fine collections of Chinese treasures. After lunch you will be driven to visit the Summer Palace, a former summer resort for the royal family, and take a boat ride on its Lake Kunming. This evening you will be treated to a delicious Beijing Duck dinner

DAY 4
Beijing-Xi'an (B L)

Your sightseeing this morning is the Temple of Heaven, where the Ming and Qing emperors prayed for good harvest. It is the largest temple complex remaining in China today. After lunch, take a bullet train to Xi'an, the great ancient capital and the eastern end of the Silk Road. A city tour of the ancient city wall, one of few well-preserved ones in China.

DAY 5
Xi'an (B L)

This exciting day of sightseeing will include the Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses at the Tomb of Qin Shi Huang, the first Qin Emperor, and the Bronze Chariots. After lunch at a local restaurant, visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda which was built in 652 AD. It contains a large volume of Buddhist scriptures which were obtained from India by the eminent monk Xuanzang,. Remainder of day is at leisure.

DAY 6
Xi'an-Luoyang (B L)

This morning, visit the Shaanxi Provincial Museum where you will discover how Xi'an became the cradle of Chinese culture. After lunch at a local restaurant, take a bullet train to Luoyang, with more than three thousand years history and rich humanistic cultures. On arrival you will be met by our CITS guide and transferred to your hotel.

DAY 7
Luoyang (B L)

Chinese Culture Experience (Wear Han Dynasty Cloth, Paper Making, Movable-type printing).  After lunch, Visit the Longmen Grotto, one of the treasure houses of Chinese stone carving art, and also known as the one of four major Grottoes in China.

DAY 8
Luoyang-Dengfeng (B L)

Drive to Dengfeng. Visit the Shaolin Monasterythe birthplace of Chinese zen Buddhism and Chinese kung fu.  Learn Kongfu with Shaolin Monk.

DAY 9
Dengfeng-Zhengzhou (B L)

Drive to Zhengzhou, Visit the Zhengzhou Yellow River Scenic Area, free time around the downtown.

DAY 10
Zhengzhou-Anyang-Beijing (B L)

Drive to Anyang, Visit the Yinxu ruins Museum, the birthplace of Chinese Archaeology and oracle bone inscriptions. Take a bullet train back to Beijing and transferred to your hotel.

DAY 11
Beijing Departure(B L)

At leisure in the morning until your transfer to the airport for departure. 

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