5 Days Small Group Tour of Xian & Shanghai

If you want to see the most historical things of China, please go to Xian; if you are interested in the modern development of China, Shanghai is the top city to visit. This 5 days small group tour collects the most highlight things of the two cities: Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, City Wall, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Muslim Quarter, Shanghai Old Street, Yuyuan Garden, People’s Square, Shanghai Museum, Old French Concession…

  • Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, City Wall, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Muslim Quarter, Shanghai Old Street, Yuyuan Garden, People's Square, Shanghai Museum, Old French Concession
  • Tour guide + Driver + Vehicle + Entrance tickets + Lunch + Flight
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  • Start from $462 per person
5 Days Small Group Tour of Xian & Shanghai
 
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  1. Day 1: Xian Arrival (No meal)

    Upon your arrival at Xian airport / train station, our driver will greet you by holding the name board. Then you will be escorted to your hotel in an air-condition car. Please enjoy your free time after the hotel check in.

    Accommodation: Hotel booked by you

  2. Day 2: Xian
    Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Lunch)

    AM:In the morning at 07:30-08:30, our guide and driver will meet you in your hotel. (The guide will call your hotel room the evening before to confirm the exact pickup time.) After collecting all tourists you will be transferred to Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. The museum shows surprisingly high level in sculpture. On the way to Terracotta Warriors, you will pay a visit to Terracotta Figure’s factory which focuses on the reproduction of Terracotta figures.

    Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.

    PM: After lunch nearby Terracotta Warriors, you will be escorted back to city area to visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. The pagoda was originally built in the early Tang Dynasty (618-907) to keep the Buddhist sutra and statues brought from ancient India by Mater Xuanzang. Now the Big Wild Goose Pagoda area is a popular amusement place among local people.

    After the tour, you will be escorted back to hotel at around 17:00.

    Accommodation: Hotel booked by you

    Terracotta Warriors

  3. Day 3: Xian – Shanghai by Flight
    Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Xian Museum, Xian Ancient City Wall, Muslim Quarter (Lunch)

    AM: The tour guide and the driver will meet you in your hotel lobby. Today’s adventure begins with Small Wild Goose Pagoda. It is also a landmark of Xian, built in Tang Dynasty to store Buddhist sculptures brought from Xuanzang from ancient India, together with Big Wild Goose Pagoda. You will also pay a visit to Xian Museumwhere you will appreciate some priceless exhibition to learn history and culture of ancient Xian and even China.

    Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.

    PM: Next we will move on to  Xian Ancient City Wall.  Xian Ancient City Wall is the most completely preserved and the largest city wall in China. Since it is cycling the city, visitors can optionally ride bikes around the city wall. After that you will visit the Muslim Quarter, a hub of the Muslim community in Xian City. Many special local products and snacks could be found along this street. You can enjoy preserved meat, casserole, various noodles. At the end of the day tour, you will be escorted to airport to catch the evening flight to Shanghai. Met by the local driver in Shanghai and transferred to your hotel in Shanghai city area.

    Accommodation: Hotel booked by you

    Muslim Quarter

  4. Day 4: Shanghai
    Jade Buddha Temple, People Square, Shanghai Museum, Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Old Street, the Bund, French Concession, Xin Tian Di (Lunch)

    AM: Our guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in the early morning after the breakfast and transfer you to Jade Buddha Temple. This more than 100-year-old temple was built to keep two jade Buddha statues brought back from Burma by a monk named Huigen. Then you will pay a short visit to a Fresh Water Pearl Gallery to appreciate some fine pearl artworks what you can purchase as souvenirs if you have interest. Afterwards, you will stroll on People Square to have a glimpse of the daily life of the locals. Next, you will head to Shanghai Museum which houses millions of collections and especially features bronze wares, porcelain works, paintings and calligraphy works.

    Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.

    PM: After lunch, you will move to Yuyuan Garden. It is a famous classical garden which was originally built by the owner Mr. Pan as a place for his parents to enjoy a tranquil and happy time in their old age. Then you will wander around Shanghai Old Street which combines sightseeing, shopping, entertainment and cultural exhibition. The next stop is the Bund. You will admire buildings of various styles, enjoy the beautiful Huangpu River, and listen to your guide explaining its history. After a leisure walk at the Bund, you will visit a Silk Factory to see how the silk is processed. It’s also a popular souvenir for people who wants to bring some gifts for families and friends. Then you will visit former French Concession, a perfect place to learn the history of Shanghai from 1849 to 1943. The last stop of today is Xin Tian Di, a walking street converted based on the old Shikumen building district where you can find nice bars, cafes and square.

    After the tour ends, the guide and driver will escort you back to your hotel for a good rest.

    Accommodation: Hotel booked by you

    The Bund

  5. Day 5: Shanghai Departure

    Please enjoy your free time till the hotel pickup. 3-5 hours before your flight departing time, the guide and driver will meet you in hotel and transfer to airport for farewell.

Tour Price Per Person ($=USD)

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Price includes

  • Economy class flight of Xian – Shanghai
  • All entrance tickets as mentioned in itinerary
  • Chinese style lunch
  • All transfer as mentioned in itinerary
  • Air-condition car and driver, English speaking tour guide
  • One bottle of mineral water per day

Price excludes

  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (recommended)

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