Seasonal Tour - February (9 days)
Traditional Chinese Spring Festival, brings much warm air to this cold February! A journey about Beijing, Xian, Shanghai to find the Spring in Winter!Day 1
Arrive in Beijing, the Capital city of China, your local guide will meet you at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Beijing, the capital of China, with a new look that full of pre-Spring Festival joy, is welcome you! According to the Chinese Agricultural Calendar, Chinese Spring Festival begins with the New Moon and ends on the Full Moon. Equal to Christmas in many western countries, it is the most important holiday in China. China red is the very color for this big time.
Accommodation: In BeijingDay 2
The most famous and popular attraction of China is its Great Wall, a massive defensive structure built to keep intruders from entering the mainland. Today you will have the opportunity to traverse the ancient steps of Badaling Great Wall, one of the mort popular and famous sites in Beijing. After the tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel. Get ready for your Chinese Spring Festival experience!
Accommodation: In BeijingDay 3
Tonight’s Spring Festival Eve! Why not join a local family and enjoy a reunion dinner with them? You will like it. But firstly, in the morning, you will have a tour to Tian'anmen Square, the World's largest urban square and the Forbidden City, the largest and most complete ancient imperial palace in the world. After lunch, you can go to nearby market that selling special purchases for the Spring Festival. Choose one of them and keep it as a special memory of your China tour. In the late afternoon, take a relaxing Hutong Tour to touch the local life. Red lanterns hanging up all around the lanes, festival couplets pasting on every doorway, all the world seems covered with China red, composing a festive and joyful scene. You can join the reunion dinner with a local family there and even try to learn how to make dumplings. You will surely get to know more about the inner spirit of this very city at this very time.
Accommodation: In BeijingDay 4
After breakfast, you will have a short visit to the Temple of Heaven, where might a little bit deserted in this cold winter morning, but reveal its solemn and magnificent thoroughly. After the tour, enjoy the delightful and crowed Temple Fair! Taste local flavors, enjoy folk performances, really a different experience.
Accommodation: In BeijingDay 5
Beijing Xian (B)
Enjoy your own exploration in this ancient city. In the afternoon, be transferred to the airport for your flight to Xian.
Accommodation: In XianDay 6
Today, start your one day trip with a visiting to the famous Qin Terracotta Army of 6,000 terra-cotta soldiers standing in battle formation guard the tomb of the very first emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang. Then visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. In the evening, why not go for a walk around the ancient Xian City Wall and appreciate the colorful Lantern Show along the way.
Accommodation: In XianDay 7
Xian Shanghai (B/L)
Enjoy your free time then be transferred to the airport for your flight to Shanghai. On arrival, your local guide will meet you at the airport then accompany you for a relaxing stroll alone the Bund, the showcase with the old buildings of colonial-era leftover along Huangpu River.
Accommodation: In ShanghaiDay 8
Today, enjoy your full day city tour that start with the visit to the Jade Buddha Temple, then move to Yuyuan Garden, a Chinese classic garden in city downtown, and the nearby old street-Yuyuan Market, where you can also appreciate a joyful atmosphere for the coming of the spring. After the tour, how about enjoy a breathtaking Acrobatic Show in the evening as your optional activity?
Accommodation: In ShanghaiDay 9
Enjoy your free time then be transferred to the airport for your flight to next destination.
End of the Seasonal Tour