China: Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai

July 9th-July 17th 2013

Tour Information

Tour Name:  China: Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai

Departure Date:  Tuesday, Jul 09, 2013

Return Date:  Wednesday, Jul 17, 2013

Number of Days:  9


Day 1: Fly overnight to China

Day 2: Beijing

  1. Meet your Tour Director at the airport

Day 3: Beijing

  1. Take a guided tour of Beijing

  2. Visit the Summer Palace

  3. Take a dragon boat ride (April-October)

  4. Participate in a Taiji lesson

  5. Visit the Forbidden City

  6. Visit Tiananmen Square

  7. Visit a local school (subject to school calendars)

  8. Enjoy a traditional Peking Duck dinner

Day 4: Badaling • Beijing

  1. Travel to Badaling

  2. Take a tour of the Great Wall of China

  3. Participate in a tea ceremony

  4. Take a rickshaw tour of hutongs

  5. Enjoy a traditional Chinese meal with Hutong families

  6. Optional: The Legend of Kung Fu show

  7. Tonight, see the show that tells the story of a young boy, Chun Yi the pure one. To pursue spiritual and physical harmony, he becomes a monk and learns kung fu. Along the way he overcomes obstacles and temptations, but ultimately achieves the designation of master. The performance celebrates the philosophy and skill of martial arts through storytelling, acrobatics, modern dance and music.

Day 5: Beijing • Xi’an

  1. Visit the Temple of Heaven Park

  2. Fly to Xi’an

  3. Take a bike ride on the ancient City Wall

Day 6: Xi'an

  1. Take a guided tour of Xi’an

  2. Visit Big Wild Goose Pagoda

  3. Visit the Terracotta Warriors

  4. Optional: Tang Dynasty show and dinner

  5. This evening, experience the splendor of the Tang Dynasty at this world-class theater and restaurant featuring famous Cantonese cuisine. As music, food and dance delight your senses from every angle, you’ll see why more than 2.5 million visitors have proclaimed this a favorite part of their Chinese experience.

Day 7: Shanghai

  1. Fly to Shanghai

  2. Visit the Shanghai World Financial Center

  3. Enjoy free time on the Bund

  4. Enjoy a Chinese acrobatics show

Day 8: Shanghai

  1. Take a guided tour of Shanghai

  2. Visit the Jade Buddha Temple

  3. Visit Yu Yuan Garden

  4. See Nanjing Lu

Day 9: Depart for home

Educational experience includes

  1. Round-trip flights Comfortable motor-coach • Internal flights 7 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms. Breakfast and dinner daily, Full time EF Tour Director  3 sightseeing tours led by licensed local guides  • 1 sightseeing tour led by your tour director Entrance to: Summer Palace • Forbidden City • Tiananmen Square • Great Wall of China • Hutong rickshaw tour • Temple of Heaven Park • Big Wild Goose Pagoda • Terracotta Warriors • Shanghai World Financial Center • Jade Buddha Temple • Yu Yuan Garden • Experiential learning:: Taiji lesson • School visit • Meal with Chinese family

Tour Cost:

Students (under 20)                   $4242.00

Adults                                         $4367.00

For more information call 314-600-3366

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The Great Wall of China