Walk backwards in time along the Great Wall and stare down an army of Terracotta Warriors before leaping into the future of Shanghai's incredible high-rise towers on this fast-paced tour of China’s highlights. With the perfect blend of guided activities and free time to explore on your own, this adventure is made for those who want to get a taste of China in a short amount of time.
Day 1: Beijing - Arrival Day
Arrive at any time. Today is arrival day and your trip host will meet you at the arrival hotel and help you get situated on this journey back in time.
Day 2: Beijing
We start this China Express trip off with one the the largest highlights. Enjoy an included visit to the Great Wall as we go up to the top in a cable car and walk the top of the wall. Afterwards you can choose to go on an exhilirating ride down with a tobagan, the cable car or a leisurely hike down. The rest of the evening is at your leisure.
Day 3: Beijing - Xi'an
Today we take the Beijing metro to visit the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square. Afterwards, we board a fast train to Xi'an and enjoy a full evening at leisure in Xi'an
Day 4: Xi'an
Now that you are all rested, today we visit one of China’s greatest archaeological treasures—the Terracotta Warriors. After, the day is yours to explore as you wish.
Day 5: Xi'an - Shanghai
We say goodbye to Xi'an this morning and hop on the fast train to the bustling city of Shanghai where we will have an orientation walk of the city and you will have the rest of the evening to yourself.
Day 6: Shanghai
Take the train to Suzhou today for a day exploring in the city. Visit Suzhou's famed Master of the Nets Garden, one of the most beautiful in China and recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Admire the impressive Tiger Hill Pagoda and its surrounding landscape.
Day 7: Shanghai
After an orientation walk along Shanghai's famous Bund, you are free to explore the delights of this modern Chinese city. In the evening, head to the theatre for an intense acrobatic performance that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
Day 8: Shanghai - Departure Day
Sadly our adventure comes to an end today, feel free to depart at any time.
If you have 8 or more travelers we can make this tour a private group! Whether you are celebrating a milestone birthday, reconnecting with friends, traveling with your alumni, having a bachelor/ette party or just interested in traveling as a group we can make the process stress free with exciting savings and VIP access just for your group! To request a group, please complete our Inquiry Form on the right side