Roundtrip Airfare Included
11 Meals (6 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 3 Dinners)
All Transfers and Taxes
Visit the Beijing Zoo
See the Great Wall of China and the Peking Opera
Enjoy a Richshaw Tour
DAY 1 – DEPART HOME – Your tour begins today with an overnight flight.
DAY 2 – ARRIVE BEIJING, CHINA – You arrive in the capital of The People’s Republic of China to begin your visit to one of the most fascinating cities in the world. Over the next several days, you will experience the great diversity of this ancient culture.
DAY 3 – BEIJING – A sightseeing tour of Beijing includes visits to Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace, and the Beijing Zoo to see the famous Pandas. This evening a special treat is in store for you a Peking Opera Show. (B,L,D)
DAY 4 – BEIJING – Today is at your leisure. You may want to consider an optional tour to Sijiging Village, Yonghegong Buddhist Temple, and the Acrobatic Training School. (B)
DAY 5 – THE GREAT WALL – No visit to China would be complete without visiting the Great Wall. First you will visit the excavation site of the Ming Tombs and enter into the burial chamber of one of China’s past emperors. Next, you continue to the Great Wall where you will have the chance to walk along a portion of this 3,700-mile marvel. Tonight a special Peking Duck dinner is included. (B,L,D)
DAY 6 – BEIJING – Explore more of Beijing on your own. You may also want to consider an optional tour to Xian, including a visit to the Terra Cotta Warriors Museum, the City Wall, and the Wild Goose Pagoda. Also available is a half?day optional tour for shopping at the Friendship Store and Silk Alley. (B)
DAY 7 – BEIJING – Today you tour the oldest part of Beijing on a Rickshaw Tour through its narrow streets and alleys. Next, a visit is made to the Temple of Heaven. This afternoon you may enjoy one last walk through the bustling streets of Beijing. Join your fellow travelers this evening for a farewell dinner. (B,D)
DAY 8 – HOMEWARD – On your flight home you will cross the International Dateline and arrive home the same day.