Luxury 5* China tour with Terracotta Army & Great Wall excursions

Beijing, Xi’an, Guilin, Yangshuo & Shanghao

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Yu Long River, Yangshuo

Bullet Train

Great Wall of China

Summer Palace, Beijing

Wyndham Beijing North Hotel, Beijing

Wyndham Beijing North Hotel, Beijing

Forbidden City, Beijing

Temple Of Heaven, Beijing

City Wall, Xian

Jianguo Hotel Xi'an

Jianguo Hotel Xi'an

Terracotta Warriors, Xian

Guilin

Guilin Bravo Hotel, Guilin

Guilin Bravo Hotel, Guilin

Longji Rice Terraces, Guilin

Green Lotus Hotel, Yangshuo

Green Lotus Hotel, Yangshuo

Yangshuo

Shanghai

Suzhou, Shanghai

Koya International, Shanghai

Koya International, Shanghai

Yu Yuan Gardens, Shanghai

Epic China adventure: Great Wall and Li River

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Up to -39% supplier's online rate ?
You'll start your holiday with four nights in a King Executive studio at the Wyndham Beijing North Hotel, Beijing.

Next, you will spend three nights in a Deluxe room at the Jianguo Hotel, Xi'An.

Then, you'll spend two nights in a Deluxe room at the Guilin Bravo Hotel, Guilin.

Next, you will spend one night in a Standard room at the Green Lotus Hotel, Yangshuo.

Finally, you will spend four nights in a Deluxe room at Koya International, Shanghai.

Breakfast is included throughout.

Please note that if the advertised hotel is unavailable for your selected dates, it will be swapped with one of similar standards. Please visit our supplier, Exoticca's, website for more information.

A range of tours and excursions are included with an English-speaking guide, as per the itinerary:

- Tour of Beijing including Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Summer Palace
- Excursion to the best-preserved section of the Great Wall of China
- Jade workshop
- Visit to the Olympic park in Beijing
- South gate od city wall
- Visit the Muslim Quarter

- Terracotta Warriors museum
- Terracotta factory and the Yanyuan art museum
- Dumpling banquet for dinner
- Visit to a local pearl factory
- Boat cruise on the Li River
- Walking tour of Nanjing road and the Bund
- Full day visit of the highlights of Shanghai
- Shanghai Museum
- Visit an authentic silk factory

There are a range of optional excursions available on this tour for an additional cost; please call Exoticca directly on 0203 695 9677 to arrange these before booking on the website. Additional tours must be confirmed before your final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's website.

Optional excursions include: Temple of Heaven, Hutong excursion,d inner and red theater Kung Fu show, golden mask show, Tang Dynasty show at Shanxi theater with dinner, dinner and four lake night cruise with Cormorant fishing show, dinner and Liusanjie impression show, dinner and Huangpu river cruise, acrobatic Show and dinner, Zhujiajiao excursion.

Flights are included from your selected departure airport to Beijing, China returning from Shanghai. One piece of hand and one piece of hold luggage allowance per person is included, as per the airline terms and conditions.

If you select a flight without included luggage, you can add luggage by contacting the airline directly after receiving the flight information.

Shared air-conditioned transfers, bullet Train from Beijing to Xi'an and internal flights (Xi'an - Guilin - Shanghai) are included.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be aware that our supplier, Exoticca, will require a copy of the valid passports in order to process the reservation. 

Please note mandatory tips of 55 USD per person must be paid on arrival.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 43% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate.

The discount stated above was checked on 20/11/2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

This holiday is supplied by Exoticca and is ATOL protected (11248).

A legendary China trip with five-star hotels and bucket-list excursions, from the Great Wall and Terracotta Army to a Li River cruise – with all travel and breakfast

Day 1: Beijing

Arrive in Beijing and transfer to your hotel.

Day 2: Beijing

Explore the city at your leisure. Embark on an optional Temple of Heaven tour (£51 per person) or Hutong neighbourhood excursion (£76 per person). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 3: Beijing

Take an excursion to Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Summer Palace. Visit a traditional Chinese medicine centre and see the famous Summer Palace. In the evening, join an optional dinner and Red Theater Kung Fu Show (£51 per person). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 4: Beijing

Visit a jade workshop on the way to the Juyongguan section of the Great Wall of China. Spend several hours walking the hallowed walls of this world-wonder, then enjoy lunch before seeing Beijing Olympic Park. Enjoy a Beijing roast duck dinner at the hotel. In the evening, there's an optional Golden Mask show (£51 per person). (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 5: Beijing - Xi'an

Transfer from Beijing to Xi’an by bullet train. Upon arrival, check into your hotel. Head to the South Gate Old City Wall and go shopping in the city's Muslim Quarter. This evening, opt for a Tang Dynasty show and dinner (£51 per person). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 6: Xi'an


Visit the Terracotta Warriors Museum, the local terracotta factory and the Yanyuan Art Museum, where you'll learn more about Chinese calligraphy. Feast at a dumpling banquet in the evening. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 7: Xi'an


Enjoy a day at leisure to explore Xi'an further. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 8: Xi'an - Guilin

Fly to Guilin in southern China. Visit a local pearl factory and Elephant Trunk Hill. Check into your hotel and stay overnight. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 9: Guilin

Enjoy a day at leisure in Guilin. Optional dinner and Four Lakes night cruise with cormorant fishing show (£51 per person). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 10: Guilin - Yangshuo

Head to the Yangshuo region to enjoy a boat cruise on the Li River. Afterwards, witness the natural wonders of Moon Hill and the Big Banyan Tree before walking along West Street. Return to the hotel. Optional dinner and Liusanjie Impression Light Show (£51 per person). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 11: Yangshuo - Shanghai

Fly to Shanghai and check into your hotel. Take a walking tour of Nanjing Road and the Bund neighbourhood. Return to the hotel. Optional Huangpu River cruise with dinner (£61 per person). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 12: Shanghai

Full-day tour of Shanghai, visiting Yu Garden, Shanghai Museum and an authentic silk factory. Return to the hotel. Optional dinner and acrobatic show (£56 per person). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 13: Shanghai

Day at leisure in Shanghai. Optional excursion to the water town of Zhujiajiao (£117 per person). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 14: Shanghai

Day at leisure in Shanghai. Optional Zhujiajiao excursion to the beautiful water town with a boat cruise (£117 per person). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 15: Shanghai

Transfer to the airport to catch your flight home. (Meals: breakfast)
Wyndham Beijing North (four nights)

This sprawling resort is close to the international airport, and lies surrounded by spectacular national forests and riveting history in north-eastern China. Its location offers easy access to the area’s top attractions, including Beihai Park, the Beijing Zoo, and The Forbidden City. Plush accommodations feature chic décor and handy amenities.

Amenities: seven restaurants and lounges, spa and wellness facilities, indoor pool, tennis and squash courts, billiards, bowling alley, Wi-Fi

Jianguo Hotel, Xi'an (three nights)

This TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence holder is located in eastern Xi'an, just a 15-minute metro ride from the city centre. Designed in the courtyard style, interiors here fuse traditional style with contemporary comfort. Western, Chinese and Cantonese cuisine can be enjoyed across the restaurants, whilst the lobby bar is on hand with a drink after a day of sightseeing.

Amenities: two restaurants, bar, Wi-Fi, indoor pool, sauna, spa treatments, Wi-Fi, chess and billiards room

Guilin Bravo Grand Wing (two nights)

This modern hotel is set by the lake and is situated a 10-minute walk from the city centre. Enjoy Western, Asian and local dishes at Patio Cafe, or dim sum at Lijiang and Seven Star restaurants, along with other Chinese specialities. The Skylight Lobby Bar is on hand for a relaxing tipple after a day's exploring. Dip into the outdoor swimming pool and relax in the sauna or with a massage. There's a beauty centre and a gym here too.

Amenities: two restaurants, cafe, outdoor swimming pool, sauna, massages, beauty salon, fitness centre


Green Lotus Hotel, Yangshuo (one night)

On the banks of the Li River, Green Lotus Hotel offers views of the plaza below, a comfortable lounge, Chinese and western restaurants, a bar and a fitness centre.

Amenities: two restaurants, two bars, coffee shop, Wi-Fi, fitness centre

Koya International, Shanghai (four nights)

This high-rise hotel sits on North Zhang Yang Road in Shanghai's Pudong district. The all-day dining restaurant serves an international buffet as well as a la carte cuisine, and there's a Cantonese restaurant for delicious local delicacies.

Amenities: high-speed internet, restaurant, spa, gym, swimming pool

Good to know

Please be aware a visa is required for China and is issued by the embassy or consulate for approximately $50. Please check requirements before travel.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

This holiday allows you to spread the cost of your break by paying only the deposit upfront. The remaining balance is due at a later date and is to be paid directly to the holiday supplier (the exact date will be stated on your booking confirmation).

Your outbound or inbound flight may be overnight, so please bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for.

For more information about this offer, or to make a booking by phone, please call 0203 695 967.
Wyndham Beijing North Hotel, No317 Changping Road, Beijing, China, 102208•+86 10 8079 9988 (your first destination)

Travel is included in this offer - see below for details.

Details

Return flights are included from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Birmingham, Newcastle, Bristol, Dublin, Edinburgh and Glasgow, to Beijing, China returning from Shanghai. Exoticca operates flights with all airlines, and will select the most cost effective fare at the time of booking. Please note all airlines are subject to change.

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email from the tour operator, Exoticca. This includes departure times, as well as flight numbers.

Please note that your outbound and inbound flight may be indirect and include a stopover. Your flights may also be overnight, so please bare this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for. 

If you need any further information about flights before booking, please call Exoticca on 0203 695 9677 or contact via sales@exoticca.com.

Please check the luggage rules in the booking confirmation. More information can be found on the airline's website. Please note that the prices of the tour operator are daily adjusted according to the exchange rate and may vary from the stated price.

If you select a flight without included luggage, you can add luggage by contacting the airline directly after receiving the flight information.

At the time of booking, Exoticca will book the best available airfare for the selected date.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, Exoticca, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be advised it is your responsibility to check any passport, visa, health and immigration requirements, including any countries you have a connection in. For flights via the US or Canada, you must apply for an ESTA or eTA visa before travel.

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office offer up-to-date travel advice by visiting www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

The flights inclusive offer shown on this page is ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Secret Escapes is acting as an agent for Exoticca with ATOL number 11248 and your contract is with that company. Exoticca booking conditions are available from http://www.exoticca.co.uk

For comprehensive travel, visa and health advice, please visit FCO Travel Advice

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