11 Days Shanghai-Zhujiajiao Water Town-Chengdu-Xian-Beijing Tour

11 Days

China Panda Tour C-Highlights:
1.Non shopping tour
2.No tourist traps
3.No hidden fee
4.The best use of time
5.Flexible itinerary
6.Licensed guides and tour vehicles
7.Unbeatable price and 5 stars service

11 Days Shanghai-Zhujiajiao Water Town-Chengdu-Xian-Beijing Tour

Day 1:Shanghai-Arrival

Day 2:Shanghai:Yu Garden,Shanghai old Town, Franch concession Xintiandi,Jade Buddha Temple,Bund,Photo Tour of Shanghai Tower,Oriental Pearl Tv Tower,etc.

Day 3:Zhujiajiao Water Town Tour -Shanghai

Day 4:Shanghai-Chengdu by flight

Day 5:Chengdu-Panda Base & City Tour

Day 6:Chengdu-Leshan Giant Buddha-Xian by high speed train

Day 7:Xian Tour with Terracotta Warriors,Huaqing Pool

Day 8:Xian City Tour with Big Wild Goose Pagoda,Xi’an City Wall,Shaanxi History Museum,Great Mosque,Muslim Food Street, Transfer to airport or station for departure (Xian-Beijing by High speed train-Beijing-Arrival)

Day 9:Tiananmen Square,Forbidden City,Temple of Heaven,Summer Palace

Day 10:Mutianyu Great Wall,Dingling

Day 11:Beijing-Departure

11 Days Shanghai-Zhujiajiao Water Town-Chengdu-Xian-Beijing Tour

On arrival,our driver will hold a welcome sign to meet you and transfer to the hotel.

Todays activities:Yu Garden,Shanghai old Town, Franch concession Xintiandi,Jade Buddha Temple,Bund,Photo Tour of Shanghai Tower,Oriental Pearl Tv Tower,etc.
Morning Breakfast at hotel, Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in the morning
Yu Garden-----Yu Garden is a famous garden of classical style in the south of the Yangtze River. Initially built under the reign of Jiajing in the Ming Dynasty and up to now it has a history of over 500 years. The major scenic attractions in the Yu Garden include the Mountain and Forest in City, Pretty Woods and Elegant Dale, Charming Spots by the Spring Hall, Eye-catching Scenes of Water and Rockeries,etc.
Shanghai’s Old Town----The Old Town is home to historic buildings. Long histories and unique customs can be found in there. It reflects the way of life and cultural traditions of the past and present Shanghai people.
Franch concession Xintiandi------Xintiandi is the top choice in French Concession.It has been a Shanghai icon for over a decade. An upmarket entertainment and shopping complex modelled on traditional alleyway (lòngtáng) homes, this was the first development in the city to prove that historical architecture makes big commercial sense. Elsewhere that might sound like a no-brainer, but in 21st-century China, where bulldozers are always on standby, it came as quite a revelation.
Jade Buddha Temple----- Jade Buddha Temple of Shanghai just likes a pure land, quite peaceful and venerable. Originally built in 1882 of Qing Dynasty (1638-1911), it is a temple to enshrine two jade Buddha statues which were brought from Burma by the monk from Mount Putuo temple, hence obtaining the name.
Bund ------The Bund shows off Shanghais outstanding foreign buildings, most of which were erected before 1937.it is the emblem of Shanghai, the area used to be British concession.
Nanjing Pedestrian Street-----It is China’s NO.1 Commercial Street,one of the top 10 famous streets in Shanghai. Its unigue, prosperous hustle and bustle has made Nanjing Road a “Prime Site” in Shanghai and a must visit tourists.
Photo Tour of Shanghai Tower,Oriental Pearl Tv Tower,etc.
Drop-off service at your hotel and end today trip.

Todays activities:Zhujiajiao Water Town
Meet your guide at your hotel in the morning
Kezhi Garden------Kezhi Garden is a famous classical Chinese garden located in Zhujiajiao, Shanghai. Built during the Qing Dynasty over 200 years ago, it is one of the most well-preserved gardens in southern China. The garden features traditional Chinese architectural elements such as pavilions, bridges, rockeries, and ponds, all set within a natural landscape of trees, plants, and flowers. Visitors can explore the garden's many scenic spots, admire the exquisite details of the ancient architecture, and experience the tranquility and beauty of old-world China. Kezhi Garden is a must-visit attraction for anyone interested in Chinese culture and history.

The Quanhua Watercolor Art Museum-------located in Zhujiajiao, Shanghai and is a unique attraction for art enthusiasts. As the first watercolor art museum in China, it features a vast collection of watercolor works from renowned artists both from China and abroad. The museum offers visitors an opportunity to see the beauty and diversity of this art form, as well as learn about its history and development. In addition to the exhibits, the museum offers various activities such as watercolor painting classes and cultural events. With its picturesque surroundings and impressive collection, the Quanhua Watercolor Art Museum is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in the arts.

The Yuanjin Chan Temple------also known as Yuanjin Zen Temple, is a Buddhist temple located in Zhujiajiao, Shanghai. Originally built during the Tang Dynasty over 1,000 years ago, the temple has undergone several renovations and expansions over the centuries. The temple complex features traditional Chinese architecture with intricate carvings and decorations, including a large bell tower, a drum tower, and several halls dedicated to different Buddhas and Bodhisattvas. Visitors can explore the temple grounds, admire the beautiful buildings and sculptures, and participate in various spiritual activities such as chanting and meditation. The Yuanjin Chan Temple is a significant spiritual and cultural center in Zhujiajiao and a must-visit attraction for anyone interested in Buddhism and ancient Chinese architecture.

The Chenghuang Temple------also known as the City God Temple, is a Taoist temple located in Zhujiajiao, Shanghai. Built during the Ming Dynasty, it served as a place of worship for the city's patron deity, known as the City God or Chenghuang. The temple complex includes several halls, courtyards, and pavilions, all showcasing traditional Chinese architecture with intricate carvings and decorations. Visitors can explore the temple grounds, admire the beautiful buildings and sculptures, and participate in various religious activities such as offering incense and praying for good fortune. The Chenghuang Temple is a significant cultural and spiritual center in Zhujiajiao.

The Shanghai Handicraft Zhujiajiao Exhibition Hall------a museum located in Zhujiajiao, Shanghai that showcases traditional Chinese handicrafts. The museum's collection includes a wide variety of handmade artworks by local artisans, including silk embroidery, bamboo weaving, pottery, paper cutting, and more. Visitors can learn about the history and techniques behind each type of craft, watch demonstrations by skilled craftsmen, and purchase unique handmade souvenirs to take home.

Our driver will pick up you from your hotel ,then transfer to airport to Chengdu
On arrival,Our driver will pick up you then transfer to hotel

Chengdu is called the “Hometown of Giant Pandas”, which give you the best chance to see the cutest animal in the world. Chengdu Panda Base is the closest panda base to see over 100 giant pandas and their baby pandas. You’ll pay a visit to the Giant Panda Museum to know many scientific facts about pandas, walk through the verdant bamboo grove to different giant enclosures to see pandas in different ages, watch lovely pandas outdoor climbing trees, eating bamboo shoots, sleeping on the ground, as well, you can have a close look at the newborn pink panda babies being well taken care of...Cherish the time with the pandas and take photos as many as possible.

With a history over 1000 years, Wenshu Monastery is the largest and best-preserved Buddhist monastery situated in Chengdu downtown area. Once entering into this peaceful temple, you can see many locals worshiping and burning incense. And you’ll pass five halls in sequence including Tianwang Hall, Sandatu Hall, Daxiong Hall, Shuofa Hall and Cangjing Hall. Wenshu Monastery exhibits many precious cultural relics and treasures with over 300 Buddha statues. Enjoy a relaxing walk in this elegant monastery and if you like try the vegetarian food in its restaurant.

Renmin Park located in downtown area is the best place to feel the leisure spirit of Chengdu. In this comfortable park, you can see many locals doing the calligraphy on the ground, dancing happily in group, even engaging in matchmaking...After the visiting, take a rest in the largest and best-preserved tea house called Heming Tea House to have a cup of green tea and if you are interested, you can learn to play Mahjong or try traditional ear treatment. How time flies!

The last stop today is Jinli Old Street, the first street of Shu Kingdom with a history over 1800 years. Decorated with western Sichuan style architectures of Qing Dynasty, Jinli Old Street is the best place to explore culture of Three Kingdom period and folk culture of Chengdu. Strolling down the narrow street, you’ll find yourselves surrounded by a world of stores selling Shu Embroidery, folk handicrafts, curios, calligraphy and paintings. Besides, numerous snacks are displayed in front of you and try some favored ones to satisfy your taste buds.

Leshan Giant Buddha--------The Buddha is located to the east of Leshan City, Sichuan Province, at the confluence of three rivers, namely, Min River, Qingyi River, and Dadu River. It is carved into the cliffs of Mt. Lingyun. A local saying describes the Buddha like this:" The mountain unveils a Buddha, while the Buddha fades into the mountain."

How giant Looking solemn and stately, the Buddha is 71meters high. His shoulders are 28 meters wide, head 14.7 meters long and 10 meters broad, with a total of 1051 chignons of hair clustered on it. Each chignons is as big as a round table. Its drooping ear is 6.2 meters long and each eye is 3.3 meters wide. Its middle finger is 8.3 meters long, and each of its bare feet is 11 meters long and 8.5 meters wide, large enough for more than100 people to sit on.

What will we show you? Our guide will lead you to climb to the top of the mountain to closely look at the buddha, and discovery its architectural artistry, Buddhist culture. When climbing the mountain, you will also have chance to visit the temples like the Lingyun Temple. Then you can experience the Nine-bend Lingyun plank Road on the right side of the Buddha(You may need to wait for a long queue when peak season). Besides seeing the Buddha up close, you will also have a chance to take a boat to look at this huge Buddha from a distance, in this way you can see the whole buddha. Enjoy your boat trip and the fantastic view!

Our driver will transfer you to the train station to Xian
On arrival,Our driver will pick up you from Train Station then transfer to hotel

Terracotta Warriors-------The Terracotta Army in Xi'an, aka Terracotta Warriors and Horses,is a super large collection of life-size terra cotta sculptures in battle formations, reproducing the mega imperial guard troops of Emperor Qin Shi Huang (259 - 210BC), the first emperor of the first unified dynasty of Imperial China.Terra cotta Warriors and horses museum renowned as the eighth wonder of the world.

Huaqing Pool------Also called the Huaqing Hot Springs, are a complex of hot springs located in an area characterized by mild weather and scenic views at the northern foot of Mount Li,one of the three major peaks of the Qinling. Huaqing Pool is witnessed the famous romance of emperor Xuanzong and his concubine Yang Guifei.

Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayan Pagoda)------As the symbol of the old-line Xi'an, Big Wild Goose Pagoda (also called Giant Wild Goose Pagoda) is a well-preserved ancient building and a holy place for Buddhists.

Xi'an City Wall------also known as the Fortifications of Xi'an, is the most complete city wall that has survived in China, as well being one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world.

Shaanxi History Museum-----The Shaanxi History Museum in Xi'an, regarded as 'the pearl of ancient dynasties and house of Chinese treasures', gives a miniature overview of the thousands of years of Chinese history and the splendid ancient cultures of olden times.

Great Mosque-----According to historical records engraved on a stone tablet inside, the Great Mosque was built in 742 during the Tang Dynasty (618-907). This was a result of Islam being introduced into Northwest China by Arab merchants and travelers from Persia and Afghanistan during the mid-7th century when some of them settled down in China and married women of Han Nationality.it is really well worth a trip to see the Great Mosque, not only for its centuries' old history but also for its particular design of mixed architecture - traditional Muslim and Chinese styles.

Muslim Food Street------The Huimin/Muslim Street is famous as a "snack street" because rich delicious local Xi'an delicacies and typical Shaanxi snacks are concentrated here, which attract visitors home and abroad.

Our driver will transfer you to the Train Station to Beijing
On arrival Beijing,Our driver will pick up you from Train Station then transfer to hotel in Beijing

Tiananmen Square--------the largest public square in the world. Located in the heart of Beijing City, it is the site for massive parades and rallies, which is the largest square of this kind in the world. This was the site when in 1949, from a rostrum on Tiananmen (the Gate of Heavenly Peace), Chairman Mao proclaimed the establishment of the People's Republic of China.

Forbidden City--------the Chinese imperial palace from the mid-Ming Dynasty to the end of the Qing Dynasty. For almost 500 years, it served as the seat- bed of the Emperors in Ming and Qing Dynasties as well as the ceremonial and political centre of Chinese government.

Temple of Heaven----- It was built for the emperors in ancient China to worship
Heaven.it was inscribed on the World Heritage List by the UNESCO.

Summer Palace------The Summer Palace, originally named Qingyi Yuan or the Garden of Clear Ripples, was first constructed in 1750. It was razed to the ground by the Anglo-French Allied Forces in 1860. The Government of the Qing Dynasty started to rebuild it in 1886 with funds that was misappropriated from the Imperial Navy and other sources. Renamed two years later as Yihe Yuan or the Garden of Health and Harmony, it was supposed to serve as a summer resort for the Empress Dowager Cixi.

Mutianyu Great Wall-------as one of the best-preserved parts of the Great Wall, the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall used to serve as the northern barrier defending the capital and the imperial tombs.
First built in the mid-6th century during the Northern Qi, the Mutianyu section is older than the Badaling section of the Great Wall. During the Ming dynasty,under the supervision of general Xu Da, construction of the present wall began, building over the previous wall. In 1404, a pass was built in the wall.In 1569, the Mutianyu Great Wall was rebuilt and till today most parts of it are well preserved. The Mutianyu Great Wall has the largest construction scale and best quality among all sections of Great Wall.

Dingling---------- one of the 13 Ming Tombs of the 13 emperors of the Ming Dynasty ( 1368 - 1644). From the Yongle Emperor onwards, 13 Ming Dynasty Emperors were buried in this area. You will visit Dingling, the tomb of the Wanli Emperor, which is the only one of the Ming Dynasty Tombs excavated.

Our driver will pick up you from your hotel ,then transfer to the Airport or Train Station.

Price includes:

  • 1.All entrance fees listed in itinerary.
  • 2.Professional English-speaking guide & driver + air conditioned vehicle.
  • 3.Local Facility 4stars Hotel accommodations (Standard Room with twin share basis) as listed in
  • the itinerary.
  • 4.Round trip transfers between airports or railway stations and hotels.
  • 5.Bullet Train tickets second class From Chengdu to Xian & Xian to Beijing
  • 6.Economy Flight Tickets From Shanghai to Chengdu
  • 7.Service charge & Government taxes.

Price Excludes:

  • 1.Meals
  • 2.Any Fees are not mentioned above
  • 3.Tips for the guide and driver

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11 Days Shanghai-Zhujiajiao Water Town-Chengdu-Xian-Beijing Tour