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Beijing 3 nights
Xi’an 2 nights
Chongqing 1 night
Yangtze River Cruise 3 nights
Shanghai 2 nights
Days 1-6 Beijing & Xi’an: As China Essential itinerary.
Day 7 Xi’an/Chongqing: The day begins with a visit to the Shaanxi Museum before a chance to stroll or cycle the ancient city wall in Xi’an. Transfer to the airport for your flight to Chongqing.
Day 8 Chongqing/Yangtze River Cruise: Enjoy the adorable pandas in Chongqing Zoo and a brief city tour. As the day draws to a close transfer to your ship for a cruise through China’s heartland.
Day 9 Yangtze River Cruise: Enjoy the beautiful scenery along the river and the facilities on board before a shore excursion to Shibaozhai, appropriately named “The Pearl of the Yangtze”.
Day 10 Yangtze River Cruise: Cruise through the dramatic Three Gorges beneath soaring limestone cliffs rising sheer from the water. Next, travel by small motorboat through the tranquil Daning River and Lesser Three Gorges or Shennong Stream.
Day 11 Yangtze River Cruise/Shanghai: Shore excursion to The Three Gorges Dam Site before continuing to Yichang to disembark. Transfer to the airport and fly to the modern metropolis of Shanghai.
Day 12 Shanghai: As day 8 in China Essential itinerary.
Day 13 Shanghai: Your tour concludes with a transfer to the airport for your onward journey.
11 nights escorted coach tour and cruise from £2698pp
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