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Tour Overview

You will be guided to discover the heart of southern China on this immersive journey. Begin in Guangzhou, delving into its ancient culture and vibrant city life. Cruise the picturesque Li River from Guilin to Yangshuo, where charming countryside awaits. Explore underground wonders in Silver Cave and Langzi Ancient Village. In modern Shenzhen, witness global marvels and diverse cultures. Culminate your adventure in Hong Kong, ascending Victoria Peak, cruising Aberdeen’s waters, and embracing the city’s dynamic energy. This diverse itinerary weaves ancient traditions with modern marvels, offering a captivating exploration of China’s rich heritage.

Highlights of this tour:

1. Immerse in Ancient Culture: Explore Guangzhou’s historical sites, from Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall to Chen Clan Ancestral Hall, embracing China’s rich heritage.
2. Cruise Li River’s Beauty: Sail through breathtaking karst landscapes, marveling at nature’s artistry on a scenic Li River cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo.
3. Charming Yangshuo: Roam the lively West Street, cycle through Ten-Mile Gallery, and discover the allure of Yangshuo’s countryside, a picturesque haven of serenity.
4. Underground Marvels: Delve into Silver Cave’s glittering wonders and Langzi Ancient Village’s architectural elegance, uncovering China’s hidden treasures beneath the earth and within its heritage.
5. Modern Marvels in Shenzhen: Witness global landmarks at Window of the World, experience diverse cultures at China Folk Culture Village, and be enchanted by the night show’s enchanting performances.
6. Hong Kong’s Allure: Ascend Victoria Peak, cruise Aberdeen’s waters, and soak in Hong Kong’s dazzling skyline from Star Ferry, relishing the fusion of tradition and modernity.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Upon your arrival in Guangzhou, your guide and driver will warmly welcome you at the airport and assist you in checking into your hotel. Once you're settled, they will provide you with a city map and offer helpful tips for your exploration. Feel free to take a leisurely walk around the hotel area, savoring the local atmosphere, and perhaps indulging in some authentic Cantonese cuisine for dinner.

    Meal: N/A

    Accommodation: in Guangzhou

  2. Begin your day with a visit to the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, an architectural marvel dedicated to Dr. Sun Yat-sen, the founding father of modern China. Learn about his legacy and the history of the Republic of China. Head to the Temple of the Six Banyan Trees, a Buddhist temple dating back to the 6th century. Marvel at the intricate architecture, ancient statues, and serene ambiance.

    Guangzhou Temple of the Six Banyan Trees
    Temple of the Six Banyan Trees

    Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Guangzhou at the Chen Clan Ancestral Hall. Explore the exquisite woodcarvings, stone sculptures, and traditional art collections.

    Wander along Beijing Road, a bustling commercial street lined with shops, boutiques, and street food vendors. Experience the vibrant nightlife and perhaps shop for souvenirs or local handicrafts.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Guangzhou

  3. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel before boarding a high-speed bullet train to Guilin. Admire the scenic countryside during your journey.

    Arrive in Guilin and visit Elephant Trunk Hill, a natural landmark resembling an elephant drinking water from the Li River. Capture stunning photos of the picturesque scenery.

    Guilin Elephant Trunk Hill
    Elephant Trunk Hill

    Take a peaceful stroll in Riyue Shuangta Cultural Park, a tranquil oasis featuring ponds, pavilions, and ancient architecture. Relax and enjoy the serene ambiance.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Guilin

  4. Board a comfortable cruise boat for a scenic journey along the Li River. Marvel at the surreal karst landscape, dotted with limestone peaks, bamboo groves, and traditional villages.

    Guilin Li River Cruise
    Li River Cruise

    Disembark in Yangshuo Town, a charming destination surrounded by dramatic karst hills. Explore the lively West Street, known for its vibrant atmosphere, local crafts, and international cuisine. Drive to Silver Cave, a fascinating underground wonderland adorned with glittering stalactites and stalagmites. Explore the illuminated chambers and marvel at the natural formations.

    Visit Langzi Ancient Village, a well-preserved village showcasing traditional architecture and local culture. Experience the authentic charm of rural China.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Yangshuo

    Guilin Silver Cave
    Silver Cave

  5. Embark on a countryside cycling tour in the Ten-Mile Gallery, a scenic area surrounded by lush greenery and idyllic landscapes. Enjoy the fresh air and picturesque views.

    Return to Guilin and catch a high-speed train to Shenzhen, a bustling city known for its modern architecture, shopping districts, and culinary delights.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Shenzhen

    Yangshuo Countryside Cycling
    Countryside Cycling

  6. Explore Window of the World, a theme park featuring detailed replicas of famous global landmarks. Take a virtual trip around the world and admire the architectural marvels. After lunch, visit China Folk Culture Village, an immersive cultural experience showcasing traditional crafts, performances, and dwellings of various Chinese ethnic groups. Gain insights into the diverse cultures of China.

    Shenzhen Window of the World
    Window of the World

    Attend the mesmerizing night show - Flying Dragon and Dancing Phoenix. Be captivated by the colorful lights, graceful dance performances, and captivating music, creating a magical atmosphere.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Shenzhen

  7. Enjoy your free time in Shenzhen, perhaps exploring local markets or relaxing in a nearby park.

    Take a train ride to Hong Kong, a vibrant city where East meets West. Upon arrival, your new guide and driver will meet you and transfer you to your hotel.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Hong Kong

  8. Experience the iconic Victoria Peak by taking the historic Peak Tram. Marvel at the panoramic views of Hong Kong's skyline and Victoria Harbor from the observation deck.

    Victoria Peak Peak Tram
    Ascend with the Peak Tram to the Victoria Peak

    After that, visit Aberdeen fishing village, known for its traditional junks and floating restaurants. Take a sampan ride to explore the harbor and learn about the local fishing culture.

    Enjoy your free time in the afternoon. Consider taking the Star Ferry, an iconic Hong Kong experience, that offers breathtaking views of the cityscape. Explore Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade and Avenue of Stars, illuminated by the glittering lights of the city.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Hong Kong

    Hong Kong Star Ferry
    Experience the Star Ferry

  9. Enjoy your leisure time in Hong Kong, perhaps indulging in some last-minute shopping or savoring local delicacies. Your driver will escort you to the airport or train station for your onward journey. Depart from Hong Kong with cherished memories of your China adventure. Safe travels!

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: N/A

Tour Price Per Person

The price varies depending on the activity, number of people, travel date, and selected hotel. Please contact us for a specific price.

Price Includes

  • 8 nights' accommodation in well-selected hotels;
  • Meals listed in the itinerary;
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle with licensed drivers;
  • Excellent local English-speaking tour guides services as mentioned in the itinerary;
  • Entrance tickets as mentioned in the itinerary;
  • Second-class train tickets mentioned in the itinerary;
  • 1 bottle of mineral water per person per day;
  • China Travel Insurance.

Price Excludes

  • Flight/train tickets to Guangzhou / off Hong Kong;
  • Any optional activities inside the attractions;
  • Any item not mentioned in the itinerary;
  • Single Room Supplement;
  • All kinds of gratuities for guides, drivers & others.
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