Combine knowledge, skills and understandings from various subject areas in this 10 day tour of Beijing, Xi’an & Shanghai Beijing (4 Nights) – Xi’an (2 Nights) – Shanghai (3 Nights) tour All the essential China sightseeing that begins in Beijing with Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Great Wall, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace…where the controversial Dowager Empress Cixi spent the last 30 years of her fascinating life. You travel on to Xi’an (pronounced shee-an) to experience the archaeological find of the 21st century…an underground spirit army made from clay, and which has now become as important a tourist attraction as the Great Wall. You fly on to sensational Shanghai, still glinting from its World Expo makeover, and offering very exciting experiences…like a ride on a 431km/h train. Shanghai is Old and New…it is East-Meets-West…it is gardens and shrines and shopping and non-stop excitement.
Featuring 14 delicious dining options, 9 bars and lounges and an always-exciting casino
CRUISE PORTS Embark Singapore (Singapore); Ko Samui (Thailand); Bangkok (Laem Chabang) (Thailand); Ho Chi Minh City (Phu My) (Vietnam); Nha Trang (Vietnam); Sanya (China); Disembark Hong Kong (China)
7 days escorted tour
China Express Tour – Explore the Forbidden City, climb the Great Wall, bike a medieval fortress and meet a Terracotta Warrior – the perfect introduction to the charms of China!
Includes 2 full days sightseeing in Beijing, 1 full day sightseeing in Xian, 1 full day sightseeing in Shanghai.
Step into history on the Great Wall in BEIJING. Explore the past in XIAN, the Chinese capital for 11 dynasties. See into the future in the modern city of SHANGHAI.