China Tours Classic China with Tibet 13 Days

Classic China with Tibet 13 Days JOIN +

Tour code: CC13TT

This 13 days tour covers the must-see cities of China; Beijing, Xian, Lhasa and Shanghai. You will get a great experience of profound Chinese culture, amazing landscape and the long history of Chinese civilization.


  • Beijing--4 nights
  • Xian--2 nights
  • Lhasa--3 nights
  • Shanghai--3 nights

    Hotel Accommodations:

  • Beijing—The Presidential Hotel Beijing or similar
  • Xian—Jian Guo Hotel or similar
  • Lhasa—Yak Hotel or similar
  • Shanghai—Ocean Hotel or similar


  • * All inter-China air/land transportation
  • * Includes all inter-China transfers between airports and hotels
  • * 12 nights in local 4/5* hotels based on double occupancy
  • * 12 hotel breakfasts, 9 lunches and 1 dinner
  • * Includes baggage handling, hotel taxes and service fees
  • * Comprehensive sightseeing with admission as noted
  • * Experienced English speaking guide

    Special Entertainment:

  • * Xian—Dumping Dinner and Tang Dynasty Show

    Optional Entertainment:

  • * Beijing—Peking Duck Dinner with Kungfu Show $60
  • * Shanghai—Acrobatic Show with dinner $60


  • *Tour cost is per person, based on double occupancy
  • *Minimum for 2 persons


Day 1

Arrive Beijing

Your flight lands at Beijing – the capital of China. You are transferred to the hotel for well-deserved rest and relaxation.
Day 2


Morning program begins with Tian An Men Square, the largest city square in the world. Then proceed to the Forbidden City, the residence of emperors for more than 500 years, housing numerous precious art objects. After lunch, visit the Summer Palace, a well-preserved Royal Garden of Qing Dynasty. (B,L)
Day 3


This morning start tours to the Badaling Great Wall, a symbol of the Chinese ancient civilization. The longest man-made object in the world, this 2,000-year landmark is an astonishing feat of engineering. En route visit a Jade carving factory followed by a photo-stop at the Bird Nest & Water Cube, both are the main Olympic Stadium for the 2008 Olympic Games. Optional Kung Fu Show with Peking Duck dinner US$60 per person (B,L)
Day 4


In the morning, visit the Temple of Heaven, the largest temple complexes in China and a paradigm of Chinese architectural balance and symbolism. After visit a Pearl factory, take a Hutong tour by rickshaw with a home visit to explore the real Beijing life style. (B,L)
Day 5


Today fly to Xian. Upon arrival, meet and start tours to Provincial Museum where you can learn a lot about the 5,000 years brilliant history of China. Continuous to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. It is one of the best preserved Buddhist temples in China. (B,L)
Day 6


Today’s highlight is a visit to the Archaeological Museum with Cotta Warriors and Horses excavated from the tomb of the first emperor of Qin Dynasty. Then visit the Ceramics & Pottery Center. Tonight, enjoy a Dumpling Dinner & Tang Dynasty Show. (B,L,SD)
Day 7


Morning transfer to airport for flight to Lhasa. Upon arrival, meet and transfer to hotel. Free at leisure to acclimatize yourself to the high altitude. (B)
Day 8


Today, visit the architectural wonder and Lhasa’s landmark, Potala Palace. After exploring this exquisite palace, visit Sera Monastery, which was founded in 1419, a disciple of Tsongkhapa. The “Buddhism Scriptures Debating” in Sera is very famous. (B,L)
Day 9


Full day visit to the most revered religious structure in Tiber-Jokhang Temple, the most sacred temple in Tibet, refers to “Buddha’s House” in Tibetan language. In the afternoon, visit Norbulingkha, the summer palace of the Dalailama. (B,L)
Day 10


This morning, fly to Shanghai via Chengdu. Upon arrival, meet and transfer to hotel to enjoy rest of the day at leisure. (B)
Day 11


Full day visit to the Bund and classical Yu Garden which was built 400 years ago, is an ancient private garden of Ming & Qing Dynasties. Continue to the Shanghai Museum, Xintiandi and Pudong New Development Zone. In the evening, optional Acrobatic Show with dinner US$60 per person. (B,L)
Day 12


Today’s excursion is to the water town Suzhou. The city’s canals, stone bridges, pagodas and meticulously designed gardens have contributed to its status as one of the top tourist attraction in China. Tour to the Garden of Net Master,  the smallest but the most impressive classic garden in Suzhou. Cruise on the Grand Canal, shop at the Silk spinning factory and the Pingjiang Road Old Town Area. (B,L)
Day 13

Depart Shanghai

Transfer to the airport for flight to your next destination. (B)

Price (APR 2019~NOV 2019)

Arrival Date 2019/Arrive Beijing (Wed) Land Only Single Supplement
Apr 3, 10, 17, 24 $3399 $660
May 1, 8, 15, 22 $3399 $660
May 29 $3399 $660
Jun 5, 12, 19, 26 $3399 $660
Jul 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 $3399 $660
Aug 7, 14 $3399 $660
Aug 21 $3459 $690
Aug 28 $3459 $690
Sep 4, 11, 18 $3459 $690
Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 $3459 $690
Nov 6, 13 $3399 $690