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From Honngkong to Imposing Yangtze River

Tour Code: WT-L/S405
14 Days Hongkong, Guilin, Yangshuo, Chongqing, Yangtze River Cruise, Yichang, Shanghai and Beijing
Starting from US per person
Departure: Based on the cruise sailing date, please click for Luxury series  and Standard series.
  • Day
    1
    Entry Hongkong

    We will book the hotel in Hong Kong for you in advance. After you arrive in Hong Kong, please go to check in at the hotel on your own. The transportation is very convenient from the airport to your hotel. You can take an airport shuttle bus or take a taxi. The rest of the day will be left for you to recover yourself from the jet lag.

  • Day
    2
    Hongkong

    Hongkong street scene

    Full day is free for you to arrange your own activities and we only book the hotel with breakfast for you. Since Hong Kong is an international metropolis with modern transportations to be easily accessed and also English is widely used, it is quite convenient for you to find the way to your destinations and theres no need to have a guide and private car according to our experiences. You are suggested to have peak tram ride to mid-level of Central District, visit the Victoria Peak, the Repulse Bay, Aberdeen, Stanley Market and take a taxi to the Pier to take Star Ferry to Kowloon side, then walk along the waterfront promenade back to Hotel. (B)

  • Day
    3
    Hongkong/ Guilin

    Morning is free on your own. Then you will take a flight from Hong Kong to Guilin by yourself and we will inform you the detailed flight information beforehand. You are advised to get to the Hong Kong airport at least 2 hours prior to your flight departure time in order not to be in a hurry. Upon arrival in Guilin, your tour guide will expect you at the exit of Guilin airport holding a banner with your name on it and then transfer you to the comfortable hotel we have arranged for you. (B)

  • Day
    4
    Guilin

    In the morning, have your Guilin tour to visit the Reed Flute Cave. Located five kilometers (three miles) away from the city center in the northwestern suburb of Guilin, Reed Flute Cave is a wonderland of all sorts of stalactite, stone pillars and rock formations. Over 70 pieces of wall paintings in the cave earn it the name of Atural Art Palace. Later you will go on to have fun at the Seven Star Park and the Elephant Trunk Hill. The Seven Star Hill is composed of seven peaks resembling the patterns of the seven stars in the Big Dipper. From the top of the Seven-Star Hil, you will have a thorough view of the Li River. (B, L)

  • Day
    5
    Guilin/ Yangshuo

    Leave your hotel in the morning and drive to the Zhujiang Dock, from where you will board your ship and start cruising on the picturesque Li River. The 83-kilometer (52 mile) waterway from Guilin to Yangshuo with its various karst peaks could almost be a painting. Green mountains, rural villages, verdant bamboos and water buffalos patrolling the riverside create a stunning landscape. Each bend of the river brings travelers an astonishing view; as such you might find you run out of film. The Li River cruise is a must for every traveler who comes to Guilin. Lunch is served on board. (Here Warrior Tours suggests that you have enough breakfast at the hotel today since the cruise lunch may not meet your expectation.) Disembark your ship upon arrival at Yangshuo at about 14:00. We specially arrange you a bicycle trip (or car transfer) to the countryside in Yangshuo and a visit to a local villagers home. (B, L)

  • Day
    6
    Yangshuo/ Guilin/ Chongqing

    Pea boat rowing along the
    Shennong Stream,
    Yangtze River cruise

    In the morning, head for Chongqing by flight and the local tour guide will meet you with comfortable transfer to visit the Residence of General Joseph W. Stilwell and Ciqikou. Then you will board the Yangtze cruise ship. (B, L)

  • Day
    7
    Chongqing/ Fengdu or Shibaozhai

    The river guide will give a brief introduction of the cruise and the general schedule after breakfast. In the afternoon, you will meet the initial onshore excursion to the "Ghost City" or Shibaozhai. The Captains Welcome Party will be held tonight.(B, L, D)

  • Day
    8
    Shennong Stream or Three Little Gorges

    The essential part of Yangtze River cruise is coming today. You will appreciate the unique scenery of the Three Gorges: Qutang Gorge being the shortest but grandest one and Wu Gorge famous for its lofty peaks and mountains on the both sides. An interesting junk adventure along Shennong Stream or Three Little Gorges will expect you here, which lasts about 3-4 hours. Then sail into the longest Xiling Gorge and pass the Five Level Ship Lock in the evening.(B, L, D)

  • Day
    9
    Yichang/ Shanghai

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    Disembark for an excursion to the under constructed Three Gorges Dam. Pack your luggage and follow the check-out procedures. Your local tour guide will meet you on board. After having lunch at Yichang city to recruit your energy, have a short visit of the Yichang Museum if time allows. Then take a flight to Shanghai to feel its prosperous atmosphere. Upon arrival, your local guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to check in at the well-selected hotel. Have a good rest in your hotel. (B, L)

  • Day
    10
    Shanghai

    The first stop of Shanghai is to visit the Shanghai Museum which has an immense collection of Chinese ancient art. There are altogether, over 120,000 precious cultural relics stored in this museum, including bronzes, chinaware, calligraphy, paintings, bamboo and wooden lacquer works, and so on. Then go ahead to the famous Yuyuan Garden. Built in a style that Suzhou gardens often take, Yuyuan garden is characterized by an exquisite layout, beautiful scenery and artistic architecture. Each pavilion, hall, stone and stream in the garden can express the quintessence of South China landscape design from Ming and Qing dynasties. After an a la carte lunch, we will arrange a short cruise tour along the Huangpu River. Then you will walk around the Bund and visit an old street in Shanghai. (B, L)

  • Day
    11
    Shanghai/ Beijing

    In the morning, take a flight to Beijing to explore both the splendid history and the highlight tourism spots of the capital city. Your local professional tour guide will expect you with comfortable transfer service to the hotel. Get your first impression of the city when touring around the Summer Palace which is reputed to be the best preserved Museum of Imperial Garden Architecture in China. Like most garden architecture in China, the design of the Summer Palace has borrowed from nature bringing mountains and lakes into a whole with a variety of palace buildings, temple structures and pavilions and pagodas and other garden constructions added to create a splendid paradise. (B, L)

  • Day
    12
    Beijing

    Great Wall, Beijing

    Our guide will accompany you to walk upon the Badaling Great Wall of China - Badaling Section. This section of the Great Wall was made by huge bar stones. Some of the stones have a height of two meters with a weight of hundreds kilograms. Inside the Wall are made of mud and stone block. The top floor of the Great Wall is paved with square bricks which made the floor very orderly and smooth. You will walk along the Wall and enjoy the splendid scenery there. Then a decent lunch will be arranged at a local popular Sichuan cuisine restaurant. The visits will continue to the Sacred Way and the Ming Tomb in the afternoon. The Sacred Way starts with a huge stone memorial archway lying at the front of the area. Constructed in 1540, during the Ming Dynasty, this archway is the earliest and biggest stone archway existing in China today. After that you will be transferred back to downtown and driven by the Birds Nest (Olympic National Stadium) to see its appearance at a distance. (B, L

  • Day
    13
    Beijing

    The whole day visits will take you to the Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Temple of Heaven to explore the historical and cultural relics and antiquities. Located at the center of Beijing City is the heart of the country - Tiananmen Square. It is the largest of its kind in the world, covering an area of over 400,000 square meters (nearly 100 acres). You will walk across the square and then go to the Forbidden City. It is a splendid complex of imperial palaces from Chinas Ming and Qing dynasties in the center of the city, which shows the luxurious life of the Chinese emperors. After enjoying an a la carte lunch at a nice restaurant, in the afternoon, you will pay a visit to the Temple of Heaven which is the largest temple architecture in China with a history of over 500 years. In the evening, a fascinating Chinese Kungfu show at Red Theater will be arranged for you. (B, L)

  • Day
    14
    Exit Beijing

    You will be transferred to Beijing airport to board your homebound flight according to your flight schedule. Our service ends here. (B)

Hotel
City Luxury Standard
Hong KongInterContinental Grand Stanford  Regal Kowloon Hotel  
GuilinSheraton Hotel  Guilin Bravo Hotel  
YangshuoGreen Lotus Hotel  New Century Hotel  
Yangtze RiverYangtze Gold Cruises  President No.1  
ShanghaiRenaissance Shanghai Yuyuan Hotel  Grand Mercure Shanghai Zhongya  
BeijingCrowne Plaza Hotel  Holiday Inn Central Plaza  
Private Tour Prices
Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
Luxury Standard
Travelers High Season Low Season High Season Low Season
Room Occupancy Room Occupancy Room Occupancy Room Occupancy
Double Sole Double Sole Double Sole Double Sole
2-5 $3180 $4410 $3140 $4340 $2840 $3720 $2790 $3650
6-9 $2830 $4050 $2790 $3980 $2480 $3370 $2440 $3300
10 & above $2650 $3860 $2610 $3790 $2260 $3090 $2220 $3020


The above private guided tour is tailored for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other participants will be in your group. In other words, others will not join in your tour and you will not take part into any tours of others on our land services.


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