Grand China plus Hong Kong

Vancouver Departure$5,549

per person based on double share, tax included

Exclusive One Departure: 19 October 2018
  • Product Category Air Inclusive
  • Destinations Beijing, Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Guilin, Hong Kong, Yichang, Zhongshan, Jingzhou, Luoyang, Chongqing

Your ultimate tour to China plus Hong Kong !!


Terms and Conditions
Price is based on per person twin share or double share. Prices and itinerary are subject to change without prior notice. Deviation / amendment fee and restrictions will be applied. Please contact Silk Holidays for details. For responsibility, booking terms & conditions, please ask your booking agent for a copy of “Silk Holidays – General Booking Terms & Conditions” .
What is included in this tourItems that are included in the cost of tour price
  • Round trip economy class airfare from YVR/BJS/-/HKG/BJS/YVR with Air China
  • All the transfers and sightseeing tours as per the itinerary 
  • Domestic air Beijing/Shanghai, Chongqing/Xian, Zhengzhou/Guilin with airporttax
  • Domestic high speed train Shanghai/Jingzhou, Xian/Luoyang, Guilin/Guangzhou(2nd class seat)
  • Ferry ticket Zhongshan/Hongkong
  • Lunches and dinners as specified in the itinerary
  • Hotels and breakfast: Beijing – Capital Hotel or similar (3 nights), Shanghai – Ocean Hotel or similar (2 nights), Jingzhou – Wyndham Jingzhou or similar (1 night), Xian – Grand Mercure Xian or similar (2 nights), Luoyang – Hyatt Place Luoyang or similar (1 night), Guilin – Bravo Hotel 5 star tower or similar (2 night), Zhongshan – Zhongshan International Hotel or similar (1 night) 
  • Yangtze Cruise, meals on board and shore excursions – PRESIDENT No.6 withprivate balcony 
  • English-speaking local guides
What is not included in this tourItems that are not included in the cost of tour price
  • Service charge to the Yangtze Cruises – RMB150 per person
  • China Visa application $250 
  • Optional tours (require pre arrangement when booking the tour)
  • Gratuities and personal expenses (suggested USD$15 per person/ day) 
  1. Day 1 Vancouver - Beijing

    Depart Vancouver for Beijing.

  2. Day 2 Arrive Beijing

    Arrive at the airport in Beijing, welcomed by your tour guide and transfer to hotel.

    Capital Hotel Beijing

  3. Day 3 Beijing

    After breakfast, visit the Tiananmen Square, then enter the imperial-red walls of the ornate Forbidden City, the emperor’s palace – off limits to commoners for centuries. You will also visit the Temple of Heaven. Think of the processions of incense-bearing priest at the Temple of Heaven, where the emperor went to humble himself in prayer to guarantee realm’s good harvest.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 Beijing

    Enjoy your excursion to the ancient Great Wall, originally built as protection from the Huns and other Nomadic tribes and never completely fulfilled its purpose. Then take a rickshaw to visit the old Beijing Hutong.
    Optional tour in Beijing (approximately 4-5 hours): dinner + night tour, CAD80 p.p.

    Breakfast, Lunch

  5. Day 5 Beijing - Shanghai

    Visit the Summer Palace, the Imperial Garden in the Qing Dynasty, fly to Shanghai and transfer to hotel.

    Ocean Hotel Shanghai
    Breakfast, Lunch

  6. Day 6 Shanghai

    First visit the Shanghai Museum (Closed on Mondays), then you will have free time to shop at Nanjing Road where there are plenty of large stores and boutiques. Then visit the bund, where you can experience the modernity of Shanghai.
    Optional tour: dinner + Acrobatics Show CAD$120 p.p.

    Breakfast, Lunch

  7. Day 7 Shanghai - Jingzhou

    After breakfast, transfer and take the high-speed train to the city of Jingzhou . Upon arrival, transfer to hotel and rest up.

    Wyndham Jingzhou
    Breakfast

  8. Day 8 Jingzhou - Yichang - Yangtze River Cruise

    After breakfast, take a city tour. Jingzhou, a city located on the banks of the Yangtze River with 6000 years history where the culture of “Chu” was raised and developed. Then continue on the way to Yichang, embark on cruise.

    President No 6 Yangtze Cruise
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 Yangtze River Cruise / Three Gorges

    Excursion: Three Gorges Dam – the world’s largest hydroelectricity project. Passing of the first Gorge, Gorge Xiling, the longest one among the three gorges. Captain’s evening (tie and shirt required for gentlemen).

    Breakfast

  10. Day 10 Yangtze River Cruise / Three Gorges

    Excursion: Shen Nv Stream, a tributary stream of Yangtze River. Continue to Gorge Wu and Gorge Qutang.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 Yangtze River Cruise / Shibaozhai

    Excursion: Shibaozhai, literally “Precious Stone Fortress” is a hill along the bank of the Yangtze River. On the river side of the hill is a red pavilion of nine floors which leans against the side of the hill providing a walkway to the temple at the top of the hill. Captain’s Farewell Dinner.

    Breakfast

  12. Day 12 Yangtze River Cruise - Chongqing - Xian

    Disembark in Chongqing. Visit the zoo (panda) and then transfer to airport for flight to Xi’an.

    Grand Mercure Xian
    Breakfast, Lunch

  13. Day 13 Xian

    Spend a thrilling day to explore the excavation site of Xi’an Terra Cotta Army which holds more than 8,000 soldiers. Each soldier appears to have his own individual personality and many equipped with chariots and horses.
    Optional tour: Tang Dynasty Show with a dumpling dinner CAD$110 p.p.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 Xian - Luoyang

    After breakfast, depart for Luoyang by high-speed train. Upon arrival, visit Longmen-Grotten by coach to visit the impressive Longmen Grottoes. Longmen literally means Caves of the Dragon Gate. These caves are devoted to Buddhist and are one of the three most famous sites of the ancient sculpture of China. After the visit, transfer back to the hotel.

    Hyatt Place Luoyang
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 Luoyang - Shaolin Temple - Zhengzhou - Guilin

    After breakfast, transfer to Shaolin Temple by coach. The day is dominated by the Sacred Mountain Song Shan and its temple, Shaolin, known for countless Kung Fu films. The Shaolin Temple was founded in the fifth century, is a Chan Buddhist temple that has long been famous for its association with Chinese martial arts and particularly with Shaolin Kung Fu. For the Western world, it is the most famous Buddhist monastery. Not far from the monastery, the pagoda forest begins, where over 220 grave pagoda are erected for the most famous abbots and monks. After the visit, transfer to airport for flight to Guilin.

    Bravo Hotel
    Breakfast, Lunch

  16. Day 16 Guilin - Yangshou - Guilin

    After breakfast, transfer to Yangshuo by coach. Yangshuo is a famous village in China. We will take a Bamboo raft on River Li and visit the beautiful countryside of Yangshuo. On both sides of the river, you will contemplate magnificent landscapes. Lijiang resembles a green belt that winds among the hills. The limpid waters reflect the green hills and make them more attractive. Yangshuo is at the end of this prodigious scenery and is brought to light by Lijiang, renowned for being the most beautiful site of Guilin. You will make a memorable walk to the village of Yangshuo. Transfer back to Guilin and enjoy a city tour. Back to hotel.

    Breakfast, Lunch

  17. Day 17 Guilin - Guangzhou - Zhongshan

    Transfer to Guangzhou by high-speed train. Upon arrival, visit the ancestral temple of the Chen family and transfer to Zhongshan city by coach.

    Zhongshan International Hotel
    Breakfast, Dinner

  18. Day 18 Zhongshan - Hong Kong

    After breakfast, take ferry to Hong Kong. Upon arrival, meet and transfer to hotel.

    SAV Hotel Hong Kong
    Breakfast

  19. Day 19 Hong Kong

    After breakfast, enjoy a half day city tour in Hong Kong visiting Aberdeen Fishing Village, Stanley Market and Victoria Peak. Balance of the day, free at leisure

    Breakfast, Lunch

  20. Day 20 Hong Kong - Vancouver

    Free at leisure until transfer to airport for homeward flight.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Capital Hotel Beijing

No.3, Qianmen East Street, Beijing
Beijing

Ocean Hotel Shanghai

No.1171 Dongdaming Road, Hongkou District, Shanghai 200082, China
shanghai

Wyndham Jingzhou

No.228 Jingsha Avenue, Shashi District, Jingzhou 434000
jingzhou

Grand Mercure Xian

No.319, Xinjie Street, Xian, Shaanxi
xian

Hyatt Place Luoyang

No. 300 Zhongzhou Middle Road Xigong District Xigong, Luoyang 471000
luoyang

Bravo Hotel

No.14, Ronghu South Road, Guilin, Guangxi
guilin

Zhongshan International Hotel

No.142, Zhongshan 1st Road, Zhongshan, Guangdong
Zhongshan

SAV Hotel Hong Kong

Hong KongNo.83 Wuhu Street, Hung Hom
hong kong

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