4 Days Beijing – Xian – Shanghai Tour by High-speed Train
Beijing, Xian, and Shanghai are the top 3 tourist cities in China. This 4 days Xian & Shanghai tour from Beijing includes 2 days in each city respectively. You will have the chance to explore the most highlight attractions including Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Muslim Quarter, Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Shanghai Museum, Zhujiajiao Ancient Water Town… Please take your time to enjoy the fast train riding and the most highlight sites in Xian and Shanghai.
Highlights of this tour: *Shocked by the grand Terracotta Warriors and Horses to explore the long history of Xian. *Visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda which has over 1300 years history and preserves the Buddhist relics. *Satisfy your taste bud by enjoying kinds of delicacies and feel a different culture in Muslim Quarter. *Discover the largest and best-preserved ancient city wall in China by cycling or strolling on it. *Learn more about the history and lifestyle at Shanghai Museum and Yuyuan Garden. *Experience another kind of romantic in this metropolitan city—Zhujiajiao Water Town.
Private tour guide + Driver + Vehicle + Entrance fee + Lunch + Hotel + High-speed Train of Beijing – Xian – Shanhgai – Beijing
AM: In the early morning our local driver will pick you up from hotel lobby by holding a board with your name, then transfer to train station to take the high-speed train to Xian. Upon arrival in Xi’an, Our tour guide will greet you at train station.
Noon: Lunch on your own.
PM: Your adventure begins with the 600 years old Xian Ancient City Wall. It is the most completely preserved and the largest city wall in China. If time allows, visitors can optionally ride a bike on the city wall.
Then pay a visit to Small Wild Goose Pagoda, one of the two architectures left from the Tang Dynasty in Xian. After finishing here you will enter Muslim Quarter, the best known and colorful foot street in Xian. If you like our guide will escort you to some more alleyways in Muslim Quarter to see real life of Muslim people here.
AM: Our English speaking tour guide will pick you up from the hotel lobby in the morning. Then directly transfer you to the Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses. Known as “the eighth Wonders of the world”, the museum shows a surprisingly high level in sculpture, which is the most significant discovery of the 20th century. The splendid scene and format will leave you an impressive memory.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
PM: Transfer to North Xian Railway Station to catch the fast train to Shanghai. Arriving in Shanghai meet your driver and check in the hotel.
AM: Today’s adventure start with Yuyuan Garden, a famous classical garden which was originally built for Pan’s parents as a place for them to enjoy a tranquil and happy time in their old age. Nearby is Yuyuan Market, a bustling marketplace set in an old Chinese neighborhood with traditional architecture and shops selling everything from local snacks to various souvenirs.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, continue to visit the hundreds-year-old Jade Buddha Temple. The temple was built to keep two jade Buddha statues which had been brought from Burma by a monk named Huigen. Then move on to visit Shanghai Museum at People’s Square. Established in 1952, the Shanghai Museum has a collection of more than 120,00 rare cultural pieces from the Old Stone Age to modern times. At last pay a visit to Old French Concession which is a residential area of Shanghai once designated for the French during the colonial period and now is popular with tourists and expats and appreciated for its cafes, tree-lined avenues, and houses.
AM: Meet your tour guide at hotel lobby. Then head to Zhujiajiao Ancient Town. Zhujiajiao is an ancient water town also known as the “pearl stream” with over 1,000 years of history, best known for its bridges and old streets and gardens built during Ming and Qing Dynasties. After visiting drive to train station for fast train to Beijing.
PM: Met by driver in Beijing and transfer to your hotel in Beijing. The pleasant 4 days Xian & Shanghai tour ends here.
2nd class high-speed train Beijing – Xian – Shanghai
All entrance tickets as mentioned in itinerary
Chinese style lunch
Hotel in each city with breakfast
All transfer as mentioned in itinerary
Air-conditioned car and driver, English speaking tour guide
The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.
Our Driver and Vehicle
The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.
Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!
Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.
For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.