Fly to Beijing
Today, you'll be heading to Beijing.
Arrive in Beijing
On arrival, our tour guide will take you to the hotel where you'll stay for the rest of the day.
Get ready for a visit to the Tiananmen Square which is considered the second largest square in the world, followed by a visit to the place of the Chinese emperors residence in the past called "The Forbidden city". Afterwards, we will head to the temple of heaven the place of spirituality where the Chinese emperors used to pray and offer sacrifices and then move to the Academy of Chinese medical sciences to explore the secrets of Chinese medicine invented thousands of years ago. By evening, we'll be having local delicious dinner.
Here is time for a little adventure on our visit to the famous Great Wall of China where you can climb the 3,700 miles marvel. We will have lunch before we go shopping at one of the largest exhibitions in order for you to buy souvenirs. Have a walk in the city and watch the beautiful structures of the National bird's Nest Stadium and the centre of water cube National Aquatics, both built to host the Olympic Games. Afterwards, you can choose to attend the exciting show of "Legend of Kung-fu" for USD$50 where you can enjoy kung fu arts and dance.
After having breakfast, we will travel by plane to Shanghai and then take a coach to Hangzhou. Upon arriving at the serene West Lake, we'll take a cruise that will enable you explore many of the features of Hangzhou. Experience the real taste of tea at the plantation of the Dragon well tea, and then enjoy dinner before having an optional visit to the Night of West Lake show which includes opera, dancing performances and acrobatics.
Enjoy the ambiance of old Chinese city of Wuxi. We will be visiting the grand Buddha Lingshan and the pearl exhibition which sheds light on one of the oldest production tradition in the world. By night, we will be having "sweet Sour Ribs" as a dinner dish.
We will be exploring the superb city of Suzhou which was described by the Chinese writers as paradise on earth with its beautiful cheerful gardens and natural beauty. You can have an optional tour by boat in Suzhou waters to view the Master of the Nets gardens. Afterwards, we will head to a silk spinning mill to view how silk is being produced and used in fashion.
Travelling back to Shanghai. We will take a cruise along the Huangpu River to view the buildings made in European style, and then move to Gemstone Exhibition Centre. We will have dinner together by evening.
Continuing to explore Shanghai, we will visit Shanghai Museum where you can watch cultural artifacts. For the rest of the day, you'll be free to do whatever you want, you may even walk in the city and buy souvenirs.
It's time to say good bye China. We will transfer you to the airport. Have a safe flight to your hometown.
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