Day 1 Beijing Arrival
Arriving in Beijing, our tour guide will hold a welcome sign with your name at the airport and transfer to your hotel in Beijing. Free for the rest of the day.
Day 2 Beijing
Attractions: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace (Breakfast, Lunch)
Our guide and driver will pick you up from hotel after breakfast. Then you will visit the famous Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. After a short sightseeing at Tiananmen Square, you will walk across the Golden Water Bridge and come to the splendid Forbidden City built 600 years ago, where you will be impressed by the gorgeous imperial palaces and vast storage of historical relics. After lunch, visit the Summer Palace, the best preserved and largest imperial gardens in China. Afterwards escort back to your hotel.
Building in Forbidden City
Day 3 Beijing to Xian by overnight train Z19 (20:43/07:58+1)
Attractions: Badaling Great Wall, Beijing Zoo(Breakfast + Lunch)
Today we will visit 2 sites. At about 8:30am, our guide and driver will pick you at the hotel and begin the trip to the famous world’s heritage, the Badaling Great Wall. Standing on the highest point, the Great Wall just likes a huge dragon winding its way over the rolling mountains, as well as the gorgeous landscape. After lunch, you will be transferred to visit the lovely pandas in Beijing Zoo. After visit the Beijing Panda house, transfer to Beijing train station for overnight soft sleeper train to Xian.
Accommodation: Soft-sleeper overnight train
Badaling Great Wall
Day 4 Xian
Attractions: Ancient City Wall, Shaanxi History Museum, Bell Tower and Drum Tower Square, Muslim Quarter (Lunch)
Upon your arrival in Xian train station, your guide and driver in Xian will pick you up and starts today’s tour with Shaanxi History Museum, which displays the longest history of China. It possess a huge collection, ranking 6 in the whole museum of the nationwide. Then after the lunch visit Xian Ancient City Wall which is the most complete preserved and the largest city wall in China. It was built for the military defense in the ancient time. Since it is cycling the city, visitors can ride a bike around the city wall. Afterwards take a walk around Bell Tower and Drum Tower Square to have an out look of Bell Tower and Drum Tower. If you are interested in the inner structure of the tower, your guide will help you buy the entrance tickets on spot. Concludes today’s tour with Muslim Quarter which covers several blocks inhabited by over 20,000 Muslims. There are also a great many local snacks to be found along this street, such as preserved meat, casserole, various noodles. After the tour, transfer to your hotel.
Shaanxi History Museum
Day 5 Xian-Beijing by Train Z20(19:30/07:00+1)
Attractions: Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Banpo Museum, Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Breakfast+ Lunch)
After breakfast, you will visit Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses. Known as “the eighth Wonders of the world”, the museum shows a surprisingly high level in sculpture,which is the most significant discovers of the 20th century. After lunch, continue to visit Banpo Museum. This New Stone Age site, dating from approximately 5,000 to 4,000 B.C., is one of the most complete examples of a Neolithic agricultural settlement in the world. Then drive back to downtown city to visit Big Wild Goose Pagoda. The pagoda was originally built to hold sutras and figurines of the Buddha that Xuanzang brought back to China from India. Now the Big Wild Goose Pagoda have been built a big Garden, where people can have a retreat at there. After the whole day’s tour, transfer to Xian train station for overnight train to Beijing.
Accommodation: Overnight soft sleeper train
General Figures in Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum
Day 6 Beijing Arrival
Arriving in Beijing in early morning our local driver in Beijing will meet you at train station and transfer to hotel. Hope our dedicated service leaves you a pleasant memory for this comprehensive Beijing-Xian tour.