Family Tour

Tour cost (excluding international flights):

£2200.00 per person based on 5 people travelling (1 twin / 1 triple room)

(please contact us for an up-to date-price)

Please note that during the rainy season, Tiger Leaping Gorge may not always be accessible.

Family Tour

Including the Tibetan Monastery at Labrang & trekking in and around Li Jiang

Day 1

Depart London.

Day 2

Arrive Beijing, transfer to Central Hotel with swimming pool – Guangzhou Hotel is a four star modern hotel west of Tiananmen Square and close to the Xidan shopping and commercial area. Remainder of the day free.

Day 3

Escorted full day visit to Great Wall at Mutianyu with lunch and return via the Valley of the Ming Tombs. BL

Day 4

Full day escorted visit in Beijing to the Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven and Lama Temple with Lunch included. BL

Day 5

Morning visit to Forbidden City and Beihai Park. Afternoon and evening free. B

Day 6

Morning transfer for flight to Lanzhou, on arrival visit Five Springs Hills, White Pagoda, City Museum. Transfrer to Jinjiang Sun Hotel. B

Day 7

Departure by road for Labrang, en route take boat to Binling Buddhist Grottoes. Continue to Labrang Tibetan Monastery – 300kms, lunch en route, sometimes the road is under repair and progress is slow, but the scenery is impressive. The Labrang Guesthouse consists of individual ‘yurts’ (as they appear from the exterior) with a typical hotel bedroom with bathroom ensuite layout inside. BL

Day 8

Full day visiting Labrang and the surrounding area. BL

Day 9

Return by road to Lanzhou Airport and connect with late flight to Xian and on arrival (late) transfer to hotel – Xian Shangrila or similar. BL

Day 10

Return by road to Lanzhou Airport and connect with late flight to Xian and on arrival (late) transfer to hotel – Xian Shangrila or similar. BL

Day 11

Full day visit to Terracotta Army and Provincial Museum. BL

Day 12

Full day visit to Terracotta Army and Provincial Museum. BL

Day 13

Full day visit to Terracotta Army and Provincial Museum. BL

Day 14

Full day visit to Terracotta Army and Provincial Museum. BL

Day 15

Full day visit to Terracotta Army and Provincial Museum. BL

Day 16

Full day visit to Terracotta Army and Provincial Museum. BL

Day 17

Full day visit to Terracotta Army and Provincial Museum. BL

Day 19

Full day tour including lunch on Li River. Afternoon explore Yangshuo and return to Guilin in the evening. BL

Day 20

In Guilin visit the Reed Flute Cave and Fubo Mountain with lunch. Evening flight to Shanghai. Stay at Salvo Hotel or similar BL

Day 21

Full day sightseeing in Shanghai visiting the Yuyuan Gardens, Old Town, Shanghai Museum, the Bund and the thriving new area of Pudong. BL

Day 22

Depart for Suzhou by train after breakfast. Visit the Garden of the Master of the Nets, the Lingering Garden, take a boat ride on the Grand Canal and visit the Embroidery Institute. In the evening enjoy a recital of classical Chinese music in one of the gardens (subject to availability) BL

Day 23

Return to Shanghai by train and transfer to your hotel, remainder of the day free for shopping, additional visits etc with services of local guide.

Day 24

After breakfast transfer to airport for return flight to Europe/UK.