Looking for the perfect luxury tour in China? Well you’re in luck because this customized luxury tour not only upgrades the class of hotel accommodation and domestic flights, but, it also serves up deluxe transportation and turns up exquisite dining to a whole new level — you’re not going to see an offer like this anywhere else in China!
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Shanghai: Mandarin Oriental Pudong Shanghai
Suzhou: Pan Pacific Suzhou
Beijing: Hotel éclat Beijing
Xian: Wyndham Grand Xian South
Guilin: Shangri-La Hotel Guilin
Yangshuo: Banyan Tree Yangshuo
Hong Kong: Harbour Grand Kowloon
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Welcome to day 1 of your luxury China tour, it starts off by easing you upon your arrival in Shanghai PVG International airport where you will be greeted by one of our local English-speaking tour guides with a welcome board.
From here your Chinese-speaking driver will pick you up and transfer to your hotel in the city center. We know you may feel the effects of jet lag, so you'll have the rest of the day to rest.
It's day 2 of your luxury China tour and it starts right after a mouthwatering buffet breakfast at your hotel. From here you will be transferred via private van, escorting you to the People’s Square in Shanghai.
It is a popular area for Shanghai residents, here is where they come together to do morning stretching exercises, it's the perfect starting point for a luxury tour.
Next to the People’s Square, you'll see Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center. This is a six-storey building showcasing Shanghai’s history and planned future development.
After learning about Shanghai’s grand plan for the future, you will be escorted to Shikumen, an exquisite open household museum and stone warehouse. It features classic Shanghai architecture; all combing with a nice blend of Chinese and Western elements.
It first appeared in the 1860s. In fact, Shikumen has two types. One being the “old type” and the other of course being the “new type”. Here you will learn about Shikumen culture and see first hand how the locals live.
At lunch time, your luxury tour guide will take you to Din Tai Fung Restaurant. Here's where you'll get to taste a plethora of classic specialties, like, steam dumplings and many other authentic dim sum dishes.
In the afternoon, your luxury China tour guide will take you to visit a nearby French Concession.
Classy and filled with french influence, you'll find the perfect blend of Chinese and Parisian taste. Afterward, your luxury China tour guide will take you to visit the trendy Xintiandi district, a main attraction and home to many shopping boutiques and restaurants.
In the evening, you'll get to enjoy dinner at South Beauty 811 Club, the perfect spot for Sichuan cuisine.
After dinner, your luxury China tour guide will escort you back to your hotel.
Welcome to day 3 of your luxury China tour, today starts off after enjoying your nice buffet breakfast at your hotel. From here you will be picked up by a private van and taken to a local residential community where you'll get to visit a kindergarten class, along with a visit to the neighborhood committee and food market.
Your luxury China tour guide will then escort you to Shanghai Children Palace, a place initiated by Soong Ching-ling.
At lunch, you will be whisked away to the famous Lubolang Restaurant. This classy establishment has hosted a lot of foreign leaders, like President Clinton, it has also been known to be a celebrity magnet as well.
In the afternoon, you will have a leisure walk along The Bund, a classic landmark in Shanghai along with the Nanjing Road.
Afterwards, your luxury China tour guide will take you to the pier where we'll hop on a cruise along the Huangpu River to view the amazing mother river of Shanghai -- truly breathtaking.
In the evening, your dinner is served at Jean Georges, a wonderful restaurant famous in The Bund. It offers beautiful views of the river and the Pudong skyline.
After enjoying an unforgettable dinner in The Bund, your luxury China tour guide will take you to see the historic Peace Hotel where you'll get to appreciate the famous jazz band.
Later on, you will be transferred back your hotel.
After enjoying your nice buffet breakfast at your hotel, day four of your luxury China tour starts off by taking a nice commute to Tongli Water town.
It takes approximately 1.5 hours by car. The well-preserved water town is located in Suzhou city, Jiangsu province, with the history more than 1000 years. It is well-known for its "low bridges, running water and small villages".
After visiting, you will be transferred to Suzhou Deyuelou Restaurant which is praised for its history and the delicious local-taste dishes.
In the afternoon, you will be transferred to visit Suzhou Museum. Designed by the world famous architect I.M.Pei, it was listed as a UNESCO world cultural heritage site in 1997.
From here, you will be transferred to your hotel where you'll get to rest and enjoy your free time.
Welcome to day 5 of your luxury China tour, it starts off after hotel buffet breakfast. Here you will travel to the Humble Administrator Garden with y0ur tour guide. This is the largest and most beautiful garden in Suzhou and is listed as a World Cultural Heritage site.
It is of typical Suzhou style and local residences rebuilt it as the Garden Museum.
After we peruse, you will be escorted to Songhelou Restaurant (Pine and Crane Restaurant) for lunch.
It has more than 200 years' history. The good and authentic Suzhou cuisine was noted world wide. The Songshu Guiyu cook here is highly recommended, especially, Songshu Guiyu, Qingchao Xiaren (fried shrimp meat), Gusu Luya (spicy marinated duck), Yinyu Chuncai Tang (silver fish and water shield soup), Xiehuang Doufu (bean curd with crab roe) etc.
In the afternoon, your tour guide will drive you (1.5 hours) to Shanghai Hongqiao airport. From here you will take a flight to Beijing, the capital of China.
Upon arrival in Beijing International Airport, you will meet local English-speaking guide who will take you to your hotel where you'll get to enjoy the rest of the day to do whatever you want.
After enjoying your nice buffet breakfast at your hotel, your luxury China tour guide will drive you to the Mutianyu section of Great Wall, the eighth wonder of the world.
Rest assured, we set you up with a cable car. After 2 hours of exploration along the Great Wall, you will be transferred to Mutianyu Schoolhouse Restaurant where you'll get to taste good old fashion American Food.
In the afternoon you will be driven back Beijing downtown and take a visit at the Summer Palace.
It is a royal residence set among traditional Chinese gardens on the beautiful Kunming Lake.
After you will be escorted to your hotel where you'll get to enjoy your free time to do whatever you want.
After enjoying your perfect buffet breakfast at your hotel, you will be transferred to Beijing Tiananmen Square. You and your private luxury China tour guide will get to walk through the square and enter into the famous Forbidden City.
The Forbidden City was the sacred heart of the Chinese empire for about 500 years; 24 Ming and Qing Dynasty emperors lived and ruled here, it holds incredible historic importance in Chinese culture.
Afterwards you will visit Hall of Clocks and Treasure Gallery in the city.
After 2 hours of visiting, your luxury China tour guide will transfer you to Family Li Imperial Cuisine Restaurant for lunch.
This is the first Michelin star restaurant ever in Beijing and Chinese imperial cuisine -- it is quite famous and we know you'll enjoy you'll meal.
In the afternoon, you will be transferred to Houhai (Back Lakes) District to take a pedicab travelling around the alleyways in Houhai (two persons share one pedicab).
These alleyways include many traditional courtyard homes, all which used to be neighborhoods in Beijing.
Along the way you will also have a chance to visit local residents and chat with the native locals.
Later on, you will be transferred to your hotel for a short rest.
In the afternoon, your luxury China tour guide will take you to famous Dadong Restaurant where you'll get to taste traditional Peking duck dinner.
The restaurant is considered by many as the best duck restaurant in Beijing and is repeatedly voted “Best Chinese Restaurant of the Year” in Beijing’s annual restaurant awards.
After enjoying your dinner, you will be transferred back your hotel to enjoy your free time.
After enjoying your perfect buffet breakfast at your hotel, you will be transferred to the spectacular Temple of Heaven, one of the most important landmarks of Beijing. It is often trumpeted as the best exemplars of ceremonial architecture. After 1 hour of visiting, you will travel to Liulichang street, a famous street filled with cultural history and atmosphere.
Today’s lunch is served at Crystal Jade Restaurant which also features authentic Cantonese cuisine and dim sum.
In the afternoon you will be driven to Beijing international airport and take domestic flight to Xian, the capital city of Shanxi Province.
Upon arrival in Xian Xianyang International airport, your local guide will meet you and take you to your hotel by private van. Today, you'll get to have dinner on your own free time and enjoy whatever you like.
After enjoying your perfect buffet breakfast at your hotel, you will be transferred to Xian’s most famous attraction, the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum.
Without question it is one of the most important archaeological discoveries of the 20th century. It is considered as one of the eight wonders in the world. You'll spend half a day there.
Today’s lunch is served at Real Love Chang An which is Xian´s best-known restaurant.
In the afternoon, you will be driven back Xian downtown where you'll have a look at the Big Wild Goose Pagoda.
It was built in 652AD to house and protect Buddhist scriptures brought back from India by a famous Chinese monk Xuanzang. He spent 17 years traveling through India for the scriptures and translated them to Chinese. His journey has been described in the famous Chinese novel Journey to the West.
In the evening, you will enjoy your special dinner at Tang Palace where you'll get to watch a fantastic Tang Dynasty Performance. After that, you will be transferred to your hotel.
Welcome to day 10 of your luxury China tour, today starts off in the morning, where you will pay a visit to the Shaanxi History Museum.
Here you'll find a wonderful collection of historic and cultural artifacts, culture and social life of the two periods.
After 1.5 hours of visiting, you will be escorted to Xian Defachang Dumpling Restaurant for lunch. The restaurant was founded in 1936 and has an exceptional reputation with both home and abroad foodies. Their dumplings come in hundreds of shapes, different stuffing and diverse mouthwatering flavors.
In the afternoon, you will be driven to Xian Xianyang International airport and take internal flight to Guilin. Upon arrival in Guilin airport, you will be picked up and transferred to your hotel. Where you'll get to spend the evening to do whatever you wish.
After enjoying your nice breakfast at your hotel, you will be transferred to Guilin Zhujiang pier.
Today you will take a half-day cruise tour on the picturesque Li River.
The cruise takes about 5 hours, but don't fret, a buffet lunch awaits.
Along with the Li river, you will get to view Guilin's classic Karst rock as you pass through tranquil farming land and exquisite scenery.
At 13:30pm, you are expected to reach Yangshuo pier.
From here you will take an electric power cart and walk through the small market. Your driver will be waiting for you at the parking lot.
In the afternoon, you will get free time to explore on your own. You'll also get to eat whatever you want tonight, enjoy the free time to explore and do what your heart desires.
In the evening, you will be picked up at your hotel and transferred to see a wonderful performance titled, Impression Liu Sanjie.
After the show, you will be transferred back your hotel, ending an unforgettable day in Yangshuo.
Today starts early, your luxury China tour guide will transfer you to Yangshuo Traditional Taichi School where you will learn Tai Chi.
According to your interests or personal experience, your Tai Chi class can be arranged for you long terms or short terms.
It's advised you take a 1 hour-class. But whatever course you choose, we're sure it'll be an unforgettable experience for you.
After learning Tai Chi, your luxury China tour guide will drive you (1.5 hours) back to Guilin.
Fro here you will go to Guilin Xin Jiu Long Restaurant for lunch.
After lunch you will be driven to the Guilin airport where you'll take a flight to Hong Kong, one of the world's most significant financial centers featuring the most skyscrapers in the world.
When you arrive in Hong Kong airport, you will be picked up and transferred to your hotel where you can take a well-deserved rest. Today’s dinner is not included.
Welcome to day 13 of your luxury China tour, today starts off after you enjoy breakfast at your hotel.
Today you will take a tour of Hong Kong’s most important island.
Your luxury China tour guide will drive you to Victoria Peak where you'll get to have a magnificent bird’s eye of the city and bustling harbor.
After taking several photos, you will be escorted to the city's most exquisite beach at Repulse Bay and Deep Water Bay, and onto Aberdeen to visit its fishing community and floating restaurant -- absolutely incredible.
From here your tour guide will take you to Cafe Deco in Hong Kong where you'll get to enjoy lunch. It is often considered as being the restaurant with the best view of Hong Kong. This is a definite bucket lister that you will never forget.
In the afternoon, you'll have time to explore on your own, go shopping and do as you wish. Today’s dinner is not included.
After enjoying your breakfast, you will be transferred to the Hong Kong International airport, ending of your luxury China tour.