Pay for your holiday
Call Voyager Travel Direct :
0114 250 4090
Call us now on: 0114 250 4090
Voyager Travel Direct

Deluxe China Discovery Tour w/Flights & Excursions

Various 4 Star Hotels, China Discovery Tour
£1,199
per person
Based on 2 sharing
Includes Excursions
Reference:
OFFCHIDIS4
Destination:
China
Resort:
China Discovery Tour
Property:
Various 4 Star Hotels
Duration:
8 Nights
Board Basis:
Meals as specified
Rating:

Includes:
Return Flights
 
Atol Protection
 
23kg Luggage Allowance
 
Fully Escorted Tour with local English Speaking Guides throughout
 
Scheduled Flights from the UK.
 
All internal travel including air-conditioned/heated transportation.
 
Accommodation, meals as specified and entry fees to all sights

Dates:
1 Feb 2019 (£1,199 Heathrow)
22 Feb 2019 (£1,349 Heathrow)
15 Mar 2019 (£1,449 Heathrow)
29 Mar 2019 (£1,579 Heathrow)
25 Apr 2019 (£1,589 Heathrow)
2 May 2019 (£1,589 Heathrow)
16 May 2019 (£1,599 Heathrow)
6 Jun 2019 (£1,639 Heathrow)
15 Aug 2019 (£1,899 Heathrow)
29 Aug 2019 (£1,879 Heathrow)
19 Sep 2019 (£1,779 Heathrow)
3 Oct 2019 (£1,589 Heathrow)
17 Oct 2019 (£1,499 Heathrow)
8 Nov 2019 (£1,449 Heathrow)
22 Nov 2019 (£1,349 Heathrow)

Book Now:

0114 250 4090
Reference: OFFCHIDIS4
Request a call-back »
Book With Confidence:

ABTA Number: J4920. Trading Since 1991. Agents for Atol Protected Tour Operators. Members of the Advantage Travel Partnership. Find out more About us.

This offer was last checked 14 December 2018.
Book Now By Calling:
0114 250 4090
Quoting reference: OFFCHIDIS4

Holiday Information

This 10 day, 8 night tour is the perfect way to explore the highlights of China. Incorporating the three major cities of Shanghai, Xi'an and Beijing - it gives you the chance to visit some of the most iconic sights including the Great Wall, the Terracotta Army, the Forbidden City and beautiful metropolis that is Shanghai.

Various 4 Star Hotels
Various 4 Star Hotels

Tour Highlights

  • Enjoy a full day tour of Shanghai
  • Relax with a cruise on the Huangpu River
  • Visit the famed Terracotta Army at Xi'an
  • See the stunning Great Wall of China
  • Xi'an's Muslim Quarter and ancient city wall
  • Explore Shanghai's charming French Concession area
  • Marvel at a Chinese Acrobatic Show

China Discovery Tour Itinerary

Day 1 - UK to Shanghai

Depart London on your scheduled, overnight flight to Shanghai International Airport.

Day 2 - Shanghai

On arrival in Shanghai you will be met by your local guide and transferred to your hotel and taken out for dinner followed by an overnight stay.

Dinner

Day 3 - Shanghai

With a population surpassing 25 million, Shanghai is an incredible metropolis not to be missed with architecture like no other Chinese city. Our full day tour commences after breakfast and includes visits to the scenic Yu Gardens, the traditional Old Town, Shanghai Museum and shopping in a silk factory with a break for lunch. After dinner in the city, take a night cruise along the Huangpu River, giving you the chance to enjoy beautiful views whilst meandering through the streams of water traffic.

Optional excursion (payable locally): Jinmao Tower & ride the Airport Maglev Train.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4 - Shanghai to Wuzhen

Following breakfast you will travel by coach to the water village of Wuzhen where lush gardens, calming waterways and authentic buildings will transport you back in time to a traditional China from centuries ago. Your boat trip will journey through the stone bridges and winding canals before you retire to your hotel for dinner and your evening's stay.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5 - Wuzhen to Shanghai

After returning to Shanghai you will explore the former French Concession area as well as the nearby Tianzifang, a labyrinth of art studios and shops. Before enjoying an afternoon at your leisure your guide will take you to Xintiandi, a district known for arts, crafts and restaurants.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6 - Shanghai to Xi'an

After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Xi'an. On arrival in this ancient Sichuan city, lunch will be followed by a fascinating orientation tour showing you the highlights of Xi'an, including a visit to the ancient City Wall. Built in around 582 AD and stretching around a perimeter of 13.7km, it is China's most complete city fortification. In the evening enjoy an East meets West banquet dinner in a grand theatre followed by the colourful Tang Dynasty Show.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7 - Xi'an to Beijing

Test your bargaining skills in the morning in the market stalls that zigzag through the Muslim Quarter along with a visit to the Xi'an Great Mosque. In the afternoon visit the magnificent Terracotta Warriors and Horses. Taking nearly four decades to complete and over 700,000 workers, this incredible tomb was built to protect China's first emperor in his afterlife. Transfer to the airport for your flight to Beijing.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 8 - Beijing

Beijing is one of the world's truly ancient capitals and an extraordinary city. One of the tour highlights is a trip to the iconic Great Wall, built over 2,000 years ago to protect the Chinese Empire against marauding Mongol invaders from the North. We've included a cable car ride to the top to explore the wall's ancient battlements. After lunch take a stroll around the magnificent Summer Palace, followed by a traditional Peking Duck dinner in the evening.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 9 - Beijing

Your final day includes a comprehensive city tour, first stopping at Tiananmen Square. This monumental landmark is not only the world's largest city centre square but also the gateway to the Forbidden City, which houses the wondrous Imperial Palace where dynasties ruled China for hundreds of years. After visiting the famous Temple of Heaven unwind and marvel at the talents of the accomplished performers in the Chinese Acrobatic Show.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 10 - Beijing to the UK

Transfer to Beijing Airport for your flight back to the UK via Shanghai.

Breakfast

Accommodation

4 Star Ocean Hotel, Shanghai - 3 Nights

The recently refurbished Ocean Hotel is conveniently located at the bustling North Bund shopping zone. Guests can enjoy a range of facilities including a fitness centre, indoor swimming pool and Spa at the Ocean Hotel.

4 Star Passage D'Eau Hotel, Wuzhen - 1 Night

Well known for its views over the Hangzhou Grand Canal, this recently refurbished hotel has 43 guestrooms and is well located in the water village of Wuzhen.

4 Star Jianguo Hotel, Xi'an - 1 Night

The Jianguo Hotel is in a central location in Xi'an. Guests are able to use the outdoor pool and the gym/fitness facilities. All 627 air conditioned guests rooms feature a mini bar, safe, bathrooms with separate bathtub and shower and tea and coffee making facilities.

4 Star Radisson Blue Hotel, Beijing - 3 Nights

Located just a 30 minute drive from the international airport, the Radisson Blue is a great choice for leisure travellers being situated within easy reach of the Forbidden City. All of the 360 well-appointed rooms all offer free wireless internet and 24 hour room service.

Optional Tour Extensions

Visit the Pandas of Chengdu

3 Nights from £389pp
Extend your stay in China by adding on this fantastic trip to visit the Pandas in Chengdu from just 389pp. This 3-night tour takes you to the Chengdu Panda Breeding Centre which is home to one of China's largest habitats of pandas.

This add-on tour must be taken at the end of the main tour.

Hong Kong City Stay

3 Nights from 499pp
Towering skyscrapers form the backdrop to Hong Kong's busy harbour whilst the street markets that fill the teeming alleys remain untouched by western influences. Explore Hong Kong and Kowloon at your own pace during this extension which includes a half day city tour.

This add-on tour must be taken at the end of the main tour.

Visas:

A visa is compulsory for entry into China and must be acquired before departure from the UK. Further information will be provided in your tour dossier once you have completed your booking.

China Visa Fees: The Chinese Embassy have introduced new visa fees and validity on Tourist and Business visas from today the 11/01/16. All applicants travelling for Tourism or Business purposes will be issued a 2 year multi entry visa as standard. Tourist visa fees are now approximately £199.00pp on a regular service.

You May Also Like.....

* Additional Charges

If the number of people staying in this room is less than the maximum occupancy, there may be a slight charge for under-occupancy. Booking fee’s apply on all bookings and will be confirmed at the time of booking. Minimum booking fee £6 per person.

Terms and Conditions

Voyager Travel Direct Terms and Conditions

Disclaimer

All property information is the tour operators brochure description and is provided by an independent source. Facilities and amenities described herein can not be guaranteed by the Agent. All holidays are subject to availability changes. When a deal is gone, it is gone.

Certain countries require visas prior to travel. It is your responsibility to check for any necessary visa or inoculation requirements for your destination.

For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport and visa information click here.

Book Now:

0114 250 4090
Reference: OFFCHIDIS4
Request a call-back »
Book With Confidence:

ABTA Number: J4920. Trading Since 1991. Agents for Atol Protected Tour Operators. Members of the Advantage Travel Partnership. Find out more About us.

This offer was last checked 14 December 2018.

* Additional Charges

If the number of people staying in this room is less than the maximum occupancy, there may be a slight charge for under-occupancy. Booking fee’s apply on all bookings and will be confirmed at the time of booking. Minimum booking fee £6 per person.

Terms and Conditions

Voyager Travel Direct Terms and Conditions

Disclaimer

All property information is the tour operators brochure description and is provided by an independent source. Facilities and amenities described herein can not be guaranteed by the Agent. All holidays are subject to availability changes. When a deal is gone, it is gone.

Certain countries require visas prior to travel. It is your responsibility to check for any necessary visa or inoculation requirements for your destination.

For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport and visa information click here.

Sign up to our weekly holiday newsletter

you can unsubscribe at any time.

Interests

Please tell us which products you are interested in: