Explore China


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Explore China

 China-(PRC)

12 days from £2995 pp  Including flight from LHR
Now from £1799pp Save £1196pp

Embark on the adventure of a life time with this wonderful Explore China tour.

At a Glance

  • Visit incredible spots
  • Explore temples and pagodas
  • Embrace the local culture
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Embark on the adventure of a life time with this wonderful Jewels of China tour. This group tour allows you to experience the bustling cities of Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Yangshuo, Shanghai and enjoy delicious oriental cuisine. You will explore greatest and inspiring Great Wall. What’s more, you will also have opportunity to extend 3 days in Hong Kong at the end of tour.

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The Experience

Day 1 Destination: Depart London Heathrow
Today you will board on an overnight flight to Beijing; (1 stopover; 1-3 hours); direct flight upgrade is available at extra cost. 

Day 2 Destination: Arrival to Beijing
Services & Highlights: Airport to Hotel Transfer

Day 3 Destination: Beijing
Services & Highlights: Tian’anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace Beijing Day Tour
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4 Destination: Beijing
Services & Highlights: Badaling Great Wall and Ming Tombs.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 5 Destination: Beijing & Overnight Train to Xian
Travel: Train No Z19 (Beijing Xi West Railway Station – Xian Railway Station) Dep. 2041h Arr. 0815h (Sharing Soft Sleeper)
Services & Highlights: Sightseeing Beijing Zoo to see Pandas, Beijing Old Residential Area Hutong tour by rickshaw with lunch at local family, Lama Temple. Transfer to train station for overnight train to Xian.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 6 Destination: Xian
Services & Highlights: Train station to Hotel Transfer, Rest, Relax & leisurely exploration of Xian of Ancient Culture of Xi’an
Meals: Breakfast

Day 7 Destination: Xian
Services & Highlights: Full day visit to Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses, Banpo Museum,.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 8 Destination: Xian-Guilin by flight
Services & Highlights: Xian Province Museum, Ancient City Wall, Wild Goose Pagoda, Big Mosque, after the tour, transfer to airport for flight to Guilin. Guilin airport to hotel transfer
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 9 Destination: Guilin-Yangshuo
Services & Highlights: Li River Cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo, West Street, overnight in Yangshuo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 10 Destination: Yangshuo-Guilin-Shanghai
Services & Highlights: Yangshuo countryside backroads cycling trip to see local farm, rice paddy, countryside view. After lunch, transfer back to Guilin to visit South Ancient Gate, Fubo Hill, transfer to airport for flight to Shanghai, arrive in Shanghai, and transfer to your hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 11 Destination: Shanghai
Services & Highlights: day tour to visit the Bund, Yu Yuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Nanjing shopping street.
Optional Tour: evening Huangpu River Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 12 Destination: Shanghai to Departure City
Travel: Flight No. TBA (Your arrangements)
Services: transfer to airport for your flight back to London
Meals: Breakfast

Embark on the adventure of a life time with this wonderful Jewels of China tour. This group tour allows you to experience the bustling cities of Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Yangshuo, Shanghai and enjoy delicious oriental cuisine. You will explore greatest and inspiring Great Wall. What’s more, you will also have opportunity to extend 3 days in Hong Kong at the end of tour.

Great_Wall

The Experience

Day 1 Destination: Depart London Heathrow
Today you will board on an overnight flight to Beijing; (1 stopover; 1-3 hours); direct flight upgrade is available at extra cost. 

Day 2 Destination: Arrival to Beijing
Services & Highlights: Airport to Hotel Transfer

Day 3 Destination: Beijing
Services & Highlights: Tian’anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace Beijing Day Tour
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4 Destination: Beijing
Services & Highlights: Badaling Great Wall and Ming Tombs.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 5 Destination: Beijing & Overnight Train to Xian
Travel: Train No Z19 (Beijing Xi West Railway Station – Xian Railway Station) Dep. 2041h Arr. 0815h (Sharing Soft Sleeper)
Services & Highlights: Sightseeing Beijing Zoo to see Pandas, Beijing Old Residential Area Hutong tour by rickshaw with lunch at local family, Lama Temple. Transfer to train station for overnight train to Xian.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 6 Destination: Xian
Services & Highlights: Train station to Hotel Transfer, Rest, Relax & leisurely exploration of Xian of Ancient Culture of Xi’an
Meals: Breakfast

Day 7 Destination: Xian
Services & Highlights: Full day visit to Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses, Banpo Museum,.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 8 Destination: Xian-Guilin by flight
Services & Highlights: Xian Province Museum, Ancient City Wall, Wild Goose Pagoda, Big Mosque, after the tour, transfer to airport for flight to Guilin. Guilin airport to hotel transfer
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 9 Destination: Guilin-Yangshuo
Services & Highlights: Li River Cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo, West Street, overnight in Yangshuo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 10 Destination: Yangshuo-Guilin-Shanghai
Services & Highlights: Yangshuo countryside backroads cycling trip to see local farm, rice paddy, countryside view. After lunch, transfer back to Guilin to visit South Ancient Gate, Fubo Hill, transfer to airport for flight to Shanghai, arrive in Shanghai, and transfer to your hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 11 Destination: Shanghai
Services & Highlights: day tour to visit the Bund, Yu Yuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Nanjing shopping street.
Optional Tour: evening Huangpu River Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 12 Destination: Shanghai to Departure City
Travel: Flight No. TBA (Your arrangements)
Services: transfer to airport for your flight back to London
Meals: Breakfast

What's included

  • Economy class return flights from London Heathrow as per itinerary 
  • Entrance fees to scenic spots as listed in the itinerary
  • All meals (Chinese) as specified in the itinerary
  • Transfers between airports/train station and hotels
  • Guide as outlined in the itinerary; a local English-speaking guide and driver will be provided in each city
  • City Tours are Sit-in-Coach basis
  • Hotel fees are based on two people sharing one room with twin beds. All hotels as listed in the above itinerary are 3 start or similar serve daily western or Chinese breakfast. All rooms are air-conditioned with private facilities unless specified
  • Train tickets (Sharing Soft Sleeper) & domestic flights as per itinerary

What's not included

  • Travel and medical insurance
  • China Entry Visa Fees
  • Personal Expenses of a purely personal nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone call, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the tour itinerary
  • Any meals which are not specified in the tour itinerary
  • Single Supplement, Early check ins & Late check outs (Check in time 1500h & check out time 1200 noon)
  • Gratuities, Tips to Guides or Drivers

Accommodation

Your Hotels

Beijing: King Parkview Hotel Beijing or similar *** (Standard Room)
Xian: Xian Skytel Hotel or similar *** (Standard Room)
Shanghai: Express by Holiday Inn Zhabei Shanghai or similar *** (Standard Room)
Guilin: Guilin Universal Hotel or similar *** (Standard Room)
Yangshuo: Days Inn Frontier or similar *** (Standard Room)

Check-in : 15:00 hours
Check-out : Until 10:00 hours
Room occupancy : Maximum 2 adults

Offer is based on Twin share so 2 people must book to complete the offer. So valid with 2 full paying adults:

Child discount : Children pay full price as adult

Solo traveler price : £2999

Hotels : If the hotels mentioned in the itinerary are unavailable you will stay in hotels of a similar standard

Wheelchair access : The hotels and tour are not suitable for wheelchair users.

Mobile number : Please be sure to fill in mobile number when booking. This is so that the driver can get in touch with you.

Flight Documents : Once your final payment has been processed, we will send you an email confirmation. You will receive all travel documentation required for your flights and accommodation shortly afterwards.

Flight Times : Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. We search for the best times for you and will do our utmost to provide you with the flights detailed above. However, please note that flight times are subject to availability and may be amended.

Group : In China you will travel in a group of minimum 10 and maximum 35 people

Visa : Please note that in order to visit China, you will require a tourist visa. For the most up-to-date information regarding travel visas – including prices and the required length of time that the document is needed for – we advise that you visit www.gov.uk . Alternatively, you can contact the local embassy of the country you are planning to visit.

Passport : Please note that your passport MUST be valid for a minimum of 6 months after the validation date of your visa.

Visa Documents : Lumle Holidays will send you all the required documentation you need to apply for your visa (including flight information) between 4 and 6 weeks prior to your selected date of departure so you can apply for your China visa in time. At least 3 weeks before your departure date you will receive your flight tickets and the confirmed list of your hotels in China.

Travel Documents : Please ensure you take all your final travel documents with you to China.

Personal Information : Please ensure that your personal deatils is filled in identically to the data on your passport. If this information does not match, you cannot travel to and from your destination. Amendment to this information if entered incorrectly will result in additional charges. If married, please fill in your surname as it appears on your passport.

Tour Itinerary : Please note that in exceptional circumstances the itinerary and/or excursions may be subject to change for reasons outside of the control of Lumle Holidays

Vaccination : If you are travelling to China, you may need to be vaccinated. For the most up-to-date health advice, you should visit your local doctor/GP or visit www.gov.uk.

Cancellation Conditions : This offer cannot be cancelled or modified

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Travel Info

    • Flight time 9¾ hours (Beijing)
    • Timezone UTC +8
    • Recommended airlines British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Turkish Airlines and Virgin Atlantic
    • Best season Spring and autumn are traditionally considered the ideal times to visit China

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