• guilin
  • Forbidden City
  • The Bund
from US$1180 per person

The Golden Triangle Tour to Beijing, Guilin and Shanghai

Beijing, Guilin, Shanghai

 This is called the “Golden Triangle” tour. These cities have been very popular with international tourists ever sinceChinawas opened to the outside world. In the capital city ofBeijing, the Great Wall, the Forbidden City and theTempleofHeaventhat are in the list of the World Cultural Heritage will give you the first impression ofChina. The "Most Beautiful Landscape under the Heaven" inGuilinwill refresh you after days of palaces, temples and museums. The picturesque scenery along the Li River will definitely amaze you when you are cruising on the Li River. The beautiful and peaceful environment and the relaxing life-pace will leave you a life-time impression. You will probably be shocked byShanghai's modernization and fashionable life. A walk to theNanjing Roadand the Outer Bund will inform you how boomingChina's economy is.

  • Tour Code:
  • CET-G02
  • Length:
  • Cities Visited/Stayed:
  • Beijing, Guilin, Shanghai
  • Highlight Attractions:
  • Temple of Heaven, Tian’anmen Square, Forbidden City, Great Wall, Reed Flute Cave, Elephant Trunk Hill, Yangshuo, Li River, The Bund, Yu Yuan Garden
  • Experience & Features:
  • Walking on the Great Wall in Beijing, Picturesque Li River Cruise in Guilin, Stroll around in the bazaar next to the Yu Yuan Garden
  • Physical Rating : 1
    (What Is It?)
    • Every CET tour is given a Physical Rating, which indicates how much physical activity is required to participate in it.
    • Rating of 1 ( ) : Always very easy to go! Sometimes getting around on your own, up and down steps and carrying your own small backpack.
    • Rating of 2 ( ) : Light walking or hiking that is suitable for most fitness levels.
    • Rating of 3 ( ) : May include moderate hiking, biking, rafting, kayaking and other activities that require only an average/moderate level of fitness to enjoy.
    • Rating of 4 ( ) : May include high altitude hiking of up to 4-6 hours per day some days of the tour or other activities that require a moderately high level of fitness.
    • Rating of 5 ( ) : High altitude trekking suitable only for those with a higher level of fitness and endurance.
  • Cultural Shock Rating : 1
    (What Is It?)
    • Every CET tour is also given a Culture Shock Rating, designed to help you choose a trip that is suitable to your travel tastes and preferences.
    • Rating of 1 ( ) : Little or no adjustment at all is required. The comforts of home are here for the most part.
    • Rating of 2 ( ) : A generally easy trip but there may be the occasional local home accommodation, remote lodging or some public transportation, simple meal or language barrier.
    • Rating of 3 ( ) : Expect an occasional cold shower and remote or even multi-share accommodation, and public transportation or train ride without shower on board…Remember though, this is all part of your CET authentic travel experience!
    • Rating of 4 ( ) : Expect to rough it here and there. This may mean a packed public bus, very remote and rustic accommodation, and no access to western-style food.
    • Rating of 5 ( ) : You are totally off the beaten track with none of the comforts of home, and are exposed to a totally foreign culture to what you are accustomed ... Sounds fantastic, doesn't it!
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Day 1: Beijing
Ladies and gentlemen, you are supposed to arrive in Beijing yesterday, (and our price includes the hotel from 2:00 pm yesterday to 12:00 today). And today, in your spare time, explore this dynamic capital city yourself. But please be sure to get back to the hotel by 5:45 pm. At 6:00 pm, your guide or China Expedition Representative (hereinafter referred to as CET Rep) will meet you in the lobby of the hotel for a tour briefing which is of great significance for this tour. This is generally followed by an included group dinner at a local restaurant

Stay overnight in Beijing.

Meals: (B,D)

Day 2: Beijing
Visit[Temple of Heaven], the place where the ancient emperors used to pray for the God's bless of the whole nation. [Tian'anmen Square] , the largest city square in the world. And then go to visit the [Forbidden City]which is the largest imperial palace in China during the Ming and Qing dynasties with a history of around 600 years.

Stay overnight in Beijing.

Meals: (B,L)

Day 3: Beijing
We will travel to [Mutianyu Great Wall] , a more authentic section of the famous wall, not crowded with hordes of other tourists. Climbing up this incredible man-made engineer and surveying the spectacular surrounding countryside is an unforgettable experience.

Stay overnight in Beijing.

Meals: (B,L)

Day 4: Beijing-Xi'an
Visit the [Summer Palace] which is the largest and most renowned imperial summer resort from the Ming and Qing Dynasty and a great example of China's extraordinary workmanship and architecture. After lunch drive to the airport for a pm flight to Guilin.

Stay overnight in Guilin.

Meals: (B,L)

Day 5:Guilin-Yangshuo-Guilin
Drive to the wharf for [Li River cruise], enjoy the Li River picturesque scenery to Yangshuo. The cruise will definitely make your highlight of visit to China. We will pass the extraordinary peaks, sprays of bamboo lining, local fishing rafts floating on the river and picturesque villages. After disembarkation, some free time will be spent on Yangshuo townwhich boasts the "Global Village" due to the popularity with travelers from all over the world. And then drive back to Guilin.

Stay overnight in Guilin.

Meals: (B,L)

Day 6:Guilin-Shanghai
We go to visit the [Reed Flute Cave] , the natural beauty of a large amount of stalactites and stalagmites, with their endless variety of remarkable scenes. Then come to the symbol of Guilin city, the[Elephant Hill] that looks like a giant elephant with its long trunk drinking water from the Li River. Then we take a pm flight to Shanghai.

Stay overnight in Shanghai.

Meals: (B,L)

Day 7:Shanghai
Today, we are going to visit[Yuyuan Garden] , a beautiful private garden which is the most typical representative of its sort of Chinese garden; the [Outer Bund] , from where you see the modern skylines of this China's biggest city; and then [Nanjing Road] nearby, to experience the most prosperous and bustling shopping center of Shanghai.

Stay overnight in Shanghai.

Meals: (B,L)

Day 8:Shanghai-Departure
Free at leisure until to be transferred to the airport for your flight home. Your tour we sponsored ends at the airport with our tour representative.

Meals: (B)

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Sub Code Starting Date 2018/2019 Ending Date 2018/2019 Price Status
Twin-room Occupancy Single-room Supplementary
CET-G02-180403 Apr 03 (Tue) Apr 10 (Tue) $1250 $260
CET-G02-180417 Apr17 (Tue) Apr 24 (Tue) $1250 $260
CET-G02-180508 May08 (Tue) May15 (Tue) $1300 $270
CET-G02-180522 May22 (Tue) May29 (Tue) $1300 $270
CET-G02-180605 Jun 05 (Tue) Jun 12 (Tue) $1230 $255
CET-G02-180619 Jun 19 (Tue) Jun 26 (Tue) $1230 $255
CET-G02-180703 Jul 03 (Tue) Jul 10 (Tue) $1230 $255
CET-G02-180717 Jul 17 (Tue) Jul 24 (Tue) $1230 $255
CET-G02-180807 Aug 07 (Tue) Aug14 (Tue) $1230 $255
CET-G02-180821 Aug 21 (Tue) Aug28 (Tue) $1230 $255
CET-G02-180904 Sep 04 (Tue) Sep11 (Tue) $1300 $270
CET-G02-180918 Sep 18 (Tue) Sep25 (Tue) $1300 $270
CET-G02-181009 Oct 09 (Tue) Oct 16 (Tue) $1330 $280
CET-G02-181023 Oct 23 (Tue) Oct 30 (Tue) $1330 $280
CET-G02-181106 Nov 06 (Tue) Nov13 (Tue) $1230 $255
CET-G02-181211 Dec 11 (Tue) Dec18 (Tue) $1180 $240
CET-G02-190108 Jan 08 (Tue) Jan 15 (Tue) $1180 $240
CET-G02-190219 Feb 19 (Tue) Feb 26 (Tue) $1180 $240
CET-G02-190312 Mar 12 (Tue) Mar 19 (Tue) $1180 $240

Price Inclusion

  • Attraction Entrance Fees
  • Centrally Located Hotels
  • Authentic Chinese Food
  • Private Experienced Guides
  • Private Cars/Van with Drivers
  • Internal Flights/Train(s) in China
  • Luggage Transfers
  • Airport Taxes and Fuel Fees
  • Service Charge & Government Taxes
  • Travel Insurance

Price Exclusion

  • International Airfare to Enter/Leave China
  • China Entry Visa Fees
  • Excess Baggage Charges
  • Personal Expenses
  • Single Room Supplement
  • Tips or Gifts to Guides/Drivers/Bellmen

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