An extensive itinerary visiting some of
China’s more remote sites, including ancient
Buddhist art and sculpture at the Yungang
and Longmen caves, the Hanging Monastery
near Datong, the Shuanglin temple near
Taiyuan, and the celebrated Terracotta
Warriors of Xian.
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Arrive and transfer to the Hotel Cote Cour for 3 nights. Take a hutong tour by rickshaw. (N)
Visit Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Lama Temple. (B)
Tour the Great Wall of China at Jinshanling. (B, L)
Morning visit to the Imperial Summer Palace. Take a train to Datong, where you will stay
2 nights at the Datong Hotel. (B, L)
Visit the Great Wall at Desheng Bao and the Yungang caves. (B, L)
Drive to Pingyao via the Hanging Monastery
and Yingxian wooden pagoda. Stay 2 nights at
Yunjincheng Hotel. (B, L)
Guided walking tour of Pingyao’s ancient centre. (B)
Drive to Taiyuan via Shuanglin temple and Qiao
family manor. Overnight at the Yu Yuan Hotel and
visit Shanxi Museum. (B, L)
Train to Xian. Visit the Muslim quarter, Grand
Mosque, Bell and Drum Towers and the city
walls. Stay 2 nights at the Grand New World
Hotel Xian. (B)
Tour the Terracotta Warriors, Forest of Steles
and the Shaanxi History Museum. Evening Tang
dynasty music performance. (B, L, D)
Train to Luoyang. Visit the Longmen grottoes.
Overnight at the Holiday Inn Express Luoyang. (B)
Kung Fu demonstration at Shaolin temple, then
fly to Shanghai. Stay at the Central Hotel for 2
nights. (B, L)
Morning city tour. Fly home the next day (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This type of tour is best suited to the
hardier traveller as it will typically include some
quite basic accommodation, possibly longer and
rougher road journeys and, in some cases, more
strenuous activities, such as trekking.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary,
please call 020 3930 5233 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk
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CAH2018: 13 Nights
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