12-Day China Tour To Guangzhou,
Guilin, Kunming, Dali, Lijiang And Shanghai
Tour Code: CNT_18
Availability: Year Round
1. Tour Itinerary
Upon your arrival in
, you will be met by our guide and escorted
to your hotel.
Sightseeing tour to the Dr. Sun Yatsen's Memorial
Hall, Chen Family's Temple and Temple of the
Six Banyan Trees and Local market.
Sun Yatsen's Memorial Hall: Located near
Yue Xiu Park, this remarkable piece of traditional
Chinese architecture has a vast auditorium
which can seat up to five thousand people.
Through an ingenious design, there is not
one supporting pillar to obstruct the view.
The building was erected in 1931 and boasts
a beautiful blue tile roof. Sun Yat-sen played
an important role in overthrowing the Qing
Dynasty (1638-1912). He became the first president
of the Republic of China in 1911.
Family's Temple: This edifice is distinguished
because of its exceptional size, covering
an area of 25,000 sq. ft. (2,323 sq. m.) and
because of the glazed pottery carvings on
its roof. It was constructed in 1890 and it
is now utilized as an exhibition space for
the art of the City of Guangzhou and the Province
of the Six Banyan Trees: The temple's
most noted feature is its pagoda, which is
designated as the "decorated pagoda" to clearly
identify it from the undecorated "naked" minaret
of a nearby mosque. The temple was established
in 479 A.D., and the pagoda built in 537 A.D.
- Guilin (Breakfast
Transfer to the airport for flight to Guilin.
Tour to the Reed Flute Cave and the Elephant Trunk Hill. Enjoy a leisure walk from the picturesque Fir Lake to the Banyan Lake and the Southern Ancient Gate.
Flute Cave: The cave got its name from
the kind of reed growing near the cave which
makes fine flutes. The huge limestone karst
cave zigzags 500 metres deep and stretches
240 metres wide. Inside, stalactites in dazzling
shapes and colours show the visitor why the
cave has a reputation of being a "palace of
Trunk Hill: The most popular attraction
in Guilin. Amidst the hills is a rock formation.
Viewed from Guilin it looks like an elephant's
trunk dipping into the water.
- Li River Cruise - Yangshuo (Breakfast
Cruise down the
which takes 3-4 hours,
enjoy the most beautiful landscape in China,
have lunch on board. Disembark your ship when
arriving Yangshuo. Transfer to the hotel in
- Guilin - Kunming (Breakfast
Tour from Yangshuo to Yulong River and the
nearby countryside, visit villages and a local
peasant's home, tour to Moon Hill and Big
Banyan Tree Park, explore the breathtaking
scenery in Yangshuo. Transfer to the Guilin
airport for flight to Kunming.
- Stone Forest - Kunming (Breakfast,
After breakfast, drive 1.5 hours (90 KM) to
visit the Stone Forest. Back to Kunming in
the afternoon and visit the Golden Temple.
Stone Forest: As a typical karst landscape, it should not be missed if you visit Kunming. The Stone Forest is 89 kilometers from Kunming and the driving takes an hour. The area covers 26,000-hectare and from a distance, it does indeed look like a forest of stones with its peaks and odd-shaped rocks standing straight up from the ground.
Temple: With a gross weight of 250 tons, the temple is a component of the Taihe Palace. It was built on in 1671 during the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). The temple's North Pole Hall was constructed entirely of cast bronze, including its pillars, beams, roof tiles, arched doors and windows, statues, and incense burners. With double-eave roofs, the bronze hall is 6.7 meters high, and 6.2 meters wide and deep.
Kunming - Dali (Breakfast,
Take morning flight to Dali. Take a cruise
in the Erhai Lake then visit the Three pagodas.
In the afternoon, we will visit the Dali
Erhai Lake: A fresh water lake in the
Yunnan Plateau at an elevation of 1972 metres,
with a length of 42 km and width of 8 km.
Three pagodas: The Three Pagodas are
representation of the ancient architectural
and cultural arts of the Bai nationality,
erected during the Wudai Period (907-979
A.D.) of the Dali Kingdom.
Ancient City: A famous Chinese historical
and cultural city and a national scenic
zone. A rich heritage dates back to the
days when the city was the capital of the
kingdoms of Nanzhao and Dali.
Drive to Lijiang. Visit the Black Dragon Pool
in the Heilongtan Park and Lijiang Ancient
Park: Inside the park, many ancient architectures
of the Naxi people scatter amidst the lush
trees, adding unique view to this park.
Ancient Town: It is situated on a plateau
at an elevation of 2,600m and is impressive
because of its scenery and lush vegetation.
There is no other town in China like Lijiang
which incorporates the folkways of so many
people and the architectural styles of both
north and south China.
Tour to the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. Visit
villages of Naxi people, the Lijiang Murals,
the 600 year old Ten Thousand Blossom Camellia
Tree at the Yufeng Lama Temple. Enjoy the
Naxi Ancient Music this evening.
Dragon Snow Mountain: A holy mountain
for the Naxi people that is located 15km
north of Lijiang city with an altitude of
5600 meters (18,400 feet) above sea level.
Visit villages of Naxi people.
Murals: Made in succession from the
early Ming dynasty to the reign of Emperor
Qianlong in the Qing dynasty. These mural
paintings, with their fine and smooth lines,
bright colors, vivid pattern and balanced
and harmonious composition are a wonderful
- Shanghai (Breakfast
Free in the morning.
Take flight to Shanghai
and transfer to hotel. Have an evening cruise
over Huangpu River.
Pu River: A tributary
of the Yangtze and there is plenty of traffic
on it to prove its importance. You'll see
the magnificent building skylines on both
the historic west side (the Bund), and the
modern east side (Pudong) as well as the working
area of coal boats filling barges and sending
them downriver. It's fun to see such lively
river life as well as Shanghai's amazing skyline.
+ Lunch + Dinner)
Visit the Shanghai Museum,
the Yu Yuan Garden, Shanghai Old Street and
former French Concession. Have a stroll over
the Bund. Enjoy the Portman Acrobatic Show
in the evening.
Museum: A large-scaled
museum of ancient Chinese art. Established
in 1952, this museum is housed in a former
bank building. Shanghai Museum is renowned
at home and abroad for its rich collection
of 120,000 precious cultural relics. At present
the halls display Chinese bronzes, ceramics,
and paintings arranged in chronological order.
Yuan Garden: Originally
designed in the sixteenth century, Yu Yuan
is a garden within a garden. Divided into
two parts, the outer garden contains pavilions,
rock gardens, and ponds and leads to the inner
garden, which is a smaller version of the
French Concession: The
French Concession is the area of Shanghai
once designated for the French. Today, the
area's central Huaihai Rd is a busy shopping
street, but the tree-lined avenues and their
many Tudor mansions still retain an air of
the "Paris of the East".
Bund: With a length
of 1 km, the bund is dotted with various grandiose
solid buildings of western style dating back
to the early this century in its west. Due
to these imposing buildings, the bund is also
reputed as "an international exhibition
Transfer to the airport
for your departure, end of service.
2. Hotel Accommodation
For This Tour
|| Baiyun Hotel
|Zen Garden Hotel
|Xin Na Hotel
3. Tour Price
4. Inclusion For The Above Tour:
Please send us an email
and provide the information below so that we
can quote precisely
for the above tour.
1. The number of adults and the number of children
in your party. If there are children under 12
years, they can enjoy the preferential price.
2. Your approximate travel date.
3. The code of the tour that you are interested
in. Each tour has a code, you can find it above
- at the top of the page where the tour is.
4. Hotel choice for your tour (luxury or standard
or comfortable hotels).
5. If you would like us to tailor make a new
tour for you that is different from the above
tour, please let us know your requests.
1. Airport or hotel pick-up
and drop-off service in cities listed in the
2. Private English-speaking tour guide, driver
and car service as indicated in the itinerary.
3. The admission tickets for scenic spots listed
in the itinerary.
4. Service charge and government taxes.
5. The air ticket of economic class, taxes and
dues for the flights as listed in the itinerary.
6. Fourteen-night hotel accommodation in twin
shared room with daily breakfast.
7. A lunch served on board as listed in the
8. Tibet entry permit based on the listed itinerary.
5. Exclusion For The Above Tour:
1. International flight tickets
or train tickets.
2. Hotel single room supplement.
3. Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks,
fax, telephone call, optional activities, etc.
4. Tips to local tour guide and driver.
5. Estimated group surcharges for excess baggage.
6. Fees for entry visa to China.
7. Cable car, sightseeing bus and cruise unless
8. Meals (L & D) not listed in the itinerary.
6. Terms / Condition
Cancellation and refund policy
for Tours reservation
If you want to cancel your booking or part of
it, you must advise us in advance. The letter
must be signed by the lead name on the booking
and once we receive it you should expect to
receive a cancellation letter within 24 hours.
If you do not then please contact us to ensure
your letter has been received.
To cover the cost of processing your cancellation
and to compensate us for the risk that we may
not be able to resell your travel arrangements,
we make a cancellation charge on the scale shown
below. The person who made the booking is responsible
for paying this charge. The size of the charge
depends on when we receive your cancellation
notice or letter or how you would like us to
deal with your payment providing that we have
received your full payment for the tours.
No Cancellation Fees if written cancellation
notice is received more than 30 days prior to
Cancellation in advance & Cancellation penalty
More than 30 days, no Cancellation Fee
30-10 days, 50% of the full payment
9-0 days or no show, 100% of the full payment
7. Pricing Policy
- The price is set as four travelers
together, usually more people more discounts.
See Price Calendar on top right corner.Please
fill out Tailor-made form for free if you have
over 10 travelers, and we will calculate a more
favorable quoted price.
The quoted price contains Standard Tour Class
lodging, and we offer hotel upgrade service.
You can choose to upgrade hotel when booking,
the price will change accordingly.
Not all hotels can provide Standard Triple Room
if you want three travelers in one room, they
may arrange extra bed service. The additional
fee for an extra bed is Single Supplement, and
it is included in the final price.
Your earlier arrival to Beijing later departure
from Hong Kong can be adjusted on line; but
the extra charge is not included in the original
The single supplement is not included in the
quoted price except single traveler's price.
We choose only centrally located hotels with
western standard service and breakfast. However,
we can also arrange good location and clean
local hotels with lower prices. Please inquiry
The breakfast is subject to hotels' arrangements,
they may offer western food or Western &
Chinese Buffet in the morning.
Child's breakfast is included only when he/she
occupy a bed. Otherwise the hotel may charge
an extra fee for the breakfast.
- Lunch and Dinner (Optional)
The original price excludes lunch and dinner
unless particular illustration. Usually, dinner
and lunch are optional Chinese food with local
flavor, and the meal price is charged based
on the group size.
If you have some preferences on meals such as
vegetarian meal and diabetic meal, please make
us know in Special Requirements.
Please also fill the Special Requirements if
you want other choices such as Hindu meal, Halal
food or Western food, etc. You are suggested
to uncheck lunch and diner when booking. We
will try to arrange it and your meal price is
charged by the local restaurant.
Our guide will lead you to your favorite restaurants
when you don't select meals, the meal fee is
at your own. Besides, your group should pay
an extra 100RMB per day in cash to the driver
- Transfer Service
We offer free airport/railway station transfer
service as specified in the itinerary. As for
earlier arrival or later departure, you will
be charged a bit of service fee and guide service
is not provided. Please provide train/flight
number, arrival time and contact information
in Special Requirements.
Usually, local guide will drop you off at security
checkpoint of airport or railway station without
guide serve on the flight or train. And the
transfer guide may be not the same of that on
We promise to offer flights operated by major
airlines such as Air China, China Southern Airlines,
China Eastern Airlines and Hainan Airline, etc.
or local big airlines such as Shenzhen Airlines,
Xiamen Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Shanghai
Airlines and Shandong Airlines and so forth.
And the aircraft type is Airbus A3XX Series
or Boeing 7-Series. Any change due to objective
cause, we will ask your permission in advance.
- Scenic Spots
Children, between 2 to 12 years old and under
1.3 meters (4.3 feet), can get discount.
Sun Yatsen's Memorial Hall
Chen Family's Temple
Chen Family's Temple
Six Banyan Trees Temple
Elephant Trunk Hill, Guilin
Reed Flute Cave, Guilin
Li River, Guilin
Stone Forest, Kunming
Golden Temple, Kunming
Three pagodas of Dali
Erhai Lake, Dali
Bai People, Dali
Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
Naxi People, Lijiang
Heilongtan Park, Lijiang
Oriental Pearl TV Tower
Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai