Be the envy of your friends with a private chef-prepared lunch on a quiet stretch of the Great Wall of China
Glide across Kunming Lake aboard a traditional vessel to admire the gardens and ancient pavilions of the Summer Palace
View the life-sized clay soldiers of the ancient Terracotta Army in Xi'an
These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises
Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories
Choose from a variety of included dining options sure to tantalise the tastebuds of every guest
Be transferred to your hotel before a Welcome Reception tonight.
Stay: Three Nights: Raffles Beijing Hotel
A private cruise of the Summer Palace.
Attend a Peking Opera show, a Kung Fu Show or explore Silk Alley market.
Take a tour of Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City.Daily :
Enjoy a buffet lunch overlooking the wall.
Set out for the Great Wall of China today. This evening, indulge in an authentic Peking Duck banquet back in Beijing.Daily :
Transfer to the airport and fly to Yichang. On arrival, board your luxury river ship.
Stay: Four Nights: the luxurious Sanctuary Yangzi ExplorerDaily :
Set off on your cruise along the Yangtze River through the stunning Three Gorges region. Take a tour of the remarkable Three Gorges Dam. Indulge in the Captain’s Welcome Dinner this evening.Daily :
In Badong, transfer to a traditional sampan (longboat) and cruise through stunning scenery. Continue to tranquil Wu Gorge, and pass between two majestic cliffs on entry to Qutang Gorge.Daily :
This morning, participate in a tai chi class. After breakfast, enjoy a tour of Fengdu, or take a ‘Relocation Tour’ and learn about the impact of the Three Gorges Dam project on local families and farms. In the afternoon, you may like to attend a Chinese brush painting and calligraphy demonstration, learn how to play Mahjong, learn some Mandarin, or enjoy a dumpling making session. Tonight, savour the Emperor’s Farewell Dinner, a Chinese banquet feast.Daily :
Choose to dine at Li Café or Shang Palace.
Disembark and head to the famous Chongqing Zoo to view the Giant Pandas. Visit a local restaurant for an authentic hotpot lunch before transferring to the airport for your flight to Guilin.
Stay: Two Nights: Guilin, Shangri-La HotelDaily :
Soak up the tranquillity of the picturesque Li River as you cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo. After lunch on board, disembark for a visit to peaceful Yangshuo, bordered by spectacular karst peaks and the majestic Li River. Tonight, enjoy a dinner of the region’s authentic rice noodles.Daily :
Choose from Thai at Siam Garden, a Western choice at Yi Cafe or an authentic Cantonese meal at Tian Xiang Ge.
Travel out to Reed Flute Cave. Later, visit Fubo Hill before boarding a flight to Xi’an.
Stay: Two Nights: Xi’an, Shangri-La HotelDaily :
Enjoy a Tang Dynasty cultural performance and a dumpling dinner. Or embark on a tour of the Muslim Quarter, including dinner at a local restaurant.
Explore Xi’an on a guided tour then visit a clay factory. Spend the afternoon at the Museum of Qin Terracotta Warriors and Horses and the Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum. Observe the tomb of life-size models that represent the army that triumphed in the Warring States Period, and ushered in the united imperial China era.Daily :
This evening, choose from a range of restaurants.
After a morning at leisure, transfer to the airport and fly to Shanghai.
Stay: Three Nights: Shanghai, Fairmont Peace HotelDaily :
After breakfast, take a bus tour through the downtown area of Shanghai. Stop at the Oriental Pearl Tower for panoramic views of the city then visit a local silk factory. This evening, after dinner at your leisure, enjoy premium seating at an acrobatic show.Daily :
Perhaps cruise the Huangpu River and explore the Yu Garden. Following your tour, sit down to a dim sum lunch. Or you may prefer to take part in a cooking class, where you will learn to make Shanghai Dumplings. Your final option is a full day excursion to Jinxi, an ancient water town.
This evening, attend a Farewell Dinner at The Cathay Room in The Fairmont Peace Hotel.Daily :
Transfer to the airport for your flight home this morning.Daily :
Stay in some of Asia's most iconic luxury hotels, including the Raffles Beijing and Fairmont Peace Hotel, Shanghai
Enjoy a choice of local and international cuisine, plus complimentary beverages served throughout your cruise
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