China Oriental Medicine Tour (13 Days)
Start this amazing tour with the imperial capital of Beijing and continue to Xi'an and the awe inspiring Terracotta Army, with its thousands of life-sized warrior statues. Move on to the more tropical climes of Guilin and enjoy the lovely Li River and its backdrop of unique rock formations. Get a taste of the new China visiting Shanghai, and the traditions of the Bund and Nanjing Road. Explore Traditional Chinese Medicine, used for thousands of years to prevent, diagnose, and treat all sorts of illnesses. Find your qi (the body's vital energy) flowing along meridians in the body keeping your spiritual, emotional, mental, and physical health in balance.
Tour Package Daily Itinerary
Day 1: Overnight flight to Beijing.
Day 2: Arrival in Beijing, meet and greet our professional tour guide who will help you transfer to the hotel and to check-in. Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight in Beijing
Day 3: Morning visit to Chinese Medical Center. Afternoon Kung-Fu Martial Art Show. Overnight in Beijing.
Day 4:Full-day sightseeing tour, including photo-stop at the Bird's Nest, Water Cube, Ming Tombs, Great Wall of China, and the Cloisonné Factory. Overnight in Beijing.
Day 5: Full-day sightseeing tour, including Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace, and the Beijing Zoo. Overnight in Beijing.
Day 6: Half-day sightseeing of the Temple of Heaven (UNESCO Site). After lunch visit of the Pearl Factory. Transfer to Xi'an via High Speed Train. Overnight in Xi'an.
Day 7: Half-day sightseeing of the Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, including the ancient City Wall and Gate. Afternoon free at leisure at hotel. Evening Imperial Dumpling Dinner banquet and Tang Dynasty dance and music show. Overnight in Xi'an.
Day 8: Morning tour of the Lesser Wild Goose Pagoda, before taking a departure transfer to the airport for a late flight to Guilin. Overnight in Guilin.
Day 9: Morning cruise of 30 miles of breathtaking scenery to Yangshuo along the Li River. Arrive in Yangshuo Village in the afternoon. Optional Impressionist Show (Liu Sanjie). Overnight in Yangshuo.
Day 10: Morning visit to the Herbal Shop and see the development and production of Chinese natural medicine. Lunch and afternoon visit to Guilin's Reed Flute Cave. Late transfer to the airport for flight to Shanghai. Overnight in Shanghai.
Day 11: Half-day sightseeing of Shanghai including the Bund, the bustling Nanjing Road, Chenghuangmiao Old Town, Tianzifang, and the Shanghai Museum of Art. Evening acrobatic show. Overnight in Shanghai.
Day 12: Full-day sightseeing tour to Suzhou by bus, including cruise on the Grand Canal, the silk factory, the Master of Fishing Nets Garden and the ancient Panmen Gate. Overnight in Shanghai.
Day 13: Transfer to the airport for your return flight home.
Note Low season start price per person in twin-sharing (double occupancy) land-only option. Price includes applicable taxes and fees. Changes to itinerary and price may incur without notice and are subject to availability at the time of booking. Shown itinerary is for escorted group tour packages. For FIT (Free Independent Travel) packages actual itinerary may be different, and therefore does not reflect, the above shown itinerary. Please read applicable inclusions, exclusions, and extras/upgrades carefully. Restrictions, booking and cancellation conditions apply. For escorted group tour packages, click here to view and print EHTravels' General Booking, Payment, On-the-Go Rules, Waiver, Release and Agreement Policies and Conditions. For FIT packages, vendors' Booking Terms & Conditions apply.
- Chinese Medical Center in Beijing
- Kung-Fu Martial Art Show
- Herbal Shop and Chinese Medicine Production
- Temple of Heaven (UNESCO Site)
- Forbidden City
- Great Wall of China
- Tang Dynasty Dance and Music Show
- Li River and Grand Canal Cruise
- Chinese Acrobatic Show
- Local Ground Transportation
- Private Transfers From/To Hotel and Airports and Train Stations
- Domestic Rail Transfers
- Domestic Air Transfers
- 4-Star Hotels in Twin-room Sharing
- Daily Breakfast
- Li River and Grand Canal Cruises
- Full-time Professional Tour Escort
- Guided Sightseeing Tours, City Walks, and Day-Trips as per Itinerary
- All Relevant Entrance Fees
- International Airfare
- Travel Documents and Entry Visas (if applicable)
- Required Immunizations (if applicable)
- Travel Insurance (strongly recommended)
- Gratuities for Tour Escort, Local Guides, and Drivers
- Personal Expenses
- Not Included Meals and Beverages
- Night Cruise tour on the Huangpu River
- Relaxing Massage in Shanghai
- Impression Sister Liu Sanjie Show
- International Airfare
- Single/Sole-Use Twin Room Upgrade
- Hotel Star-rating Upgrade (or downgrade)
- Travel Insurance (strongly recommended)
- Optional Night Cruise tour on the Huangpu River
- Optional Relaxing Massage in Shanghai
- Optional Impression Sister Liu Sanjie Show
- Individual Flexi-Travel
- Additional Tour Extension Available with Customization
Type of Tour
Some sections may be categorized as Moderate: Full participation may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.
Some sections may be categorized as Strenuous: Guests must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. Guests with pre-existing neck, back, knee and/or shoulder injuries, cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition must take particular caution when selecting a tour - particularly tours categorized as "strenuous". Guests who have concerns must consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them.
Shopping: Shopping is generally available during the tour.
Family Friendly: These tours may be suitable for families with young children. Age restrictions may apply.
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