Beijing Xian Lhasa Chengdu Tour

Time-honored and ever-mysterious, China is a land alive with dynastic relics and fantastic culture. A 4-18 days tour opens a door for youTerracotta Warrior into this millennium-old nation.

Head from the history-rich Beijing, home to the Great Wall and Forbidden City, before moving to Xian, where you'll admire the Terracotta Army and glimpse China's most glorious age.

In these cities, activities include Kongfu Show and Tang Show. Next it's onto Shanxi Province and explore Pingyao Ancient Town, as well as Datong's Buddhist Cave.

End the discovery in mysterious Lhasa, which treasures sacred mountains, holy monasteries, and fabulous cultural abandons. 

 

  • Trip Itinerary
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Day 1 Welcome to Beijing, the capital of ancient China! When your flight lands at Beijing airport, your local guide will greet and escort you to your hotel in a private vehicle. The rest of the day is yours to acclimatize or step out to explore the dynamic metropolis on your own.

Day 2 Sightseeing in Beijing, Today you will first visit  Tiananmen Square, the largest city square in the world. Walking through Tiananmen Gate, you will enter the magnificent Forbidden City, China’s No.1 palace complex graced with imperial treasures. In the afternoon, you will marvel at Temple of Heaven where emperors in ancient times performed intricate rituals for nation-wide good harvest, followed by a drop by Longing Pearl Store.

Day 3 Sightseeing in Beijing, In the morning, you will tour the breathtaking Great Wall (Badaling section). Famed as the 8th Wonder of the World, the wall was built over 2,000 years ago and stretches about 4,000 miles across Northern China. Flexible visiting time allow you to gain life-time sweet memories, either by hiking and photographing, or taking a cable car and being amazed at the breathtaking views of this man-made wonder.Later, you will take a leisurely stroll along the quiet Sacred Road. In the evening, you will enjoy the fabulous Kungfu Show.

Day 4 Beijing to Xian Flight, On this day you will come to the Lama Temple, Beijing’s largest lamasery.Then you will be escorted to the airport for a 2-hour flight to Xian, a city with a history of 3,100 years. Upon your arrival at Xian, you will be met and guided to your hotel by your local guide.After a rest, you will head out to Muslim Community where you can appreciate exotic Muslim culture and sample some decent snacks.

Day 5 Tour of Terracotta, The incredible Terracotta Warriors is your first stop today. 6,000 life-size terracotta soldiers and horses were sculptured like a real Qing army and placed in battle formation to protect the mausoleum of ambitious Emperor Qin Shihuang over 2,200 years ago.In the afternoon, you will stroll along the Ancient City Walls, the world’s largest and best-kept city Wall, learn about unique Chinese jade culture at a Jade Gallery and visit the 430-year-old Bell Tower.In the evening, the fantastic Tang Dynasty Show extends to you, a memorable night.

Day 6 Sightseeing in Xian, On this day you will be free to relax or take a walk around on your own until being escorted to the airport for the flight to the mysterious Tibet. Upon your arrival at Gonggar airport, you will be welcomed by your local guide and transferred to the hotel in Lhasa city (1-hour drive). After checking in, you are advised to have a good rest in your hotel to adapt to the high altitude.

Note:- 1 Day more for those who would like to take train tour

Day 7 Lhasa sightseeing, After a refreshing night, your sightseeing begins with Potala Palace, the holy emblem of Tibet, to admire majestic architectures, intricate Buddhist scriptures, devotional lamas and flawless piety of locals.Then, continue to the 1400-year-old Jokhang Temple, which is the center of Old Lhasa with many invaluable cultural and religious relics.After, you will stroll along the flourishing Barkhor Street, the oldest street of Tibetan tradition, to have a taste of the stylish local life.

Day 8 Lhasa sightseeing, After a hearty breakfast, you will visit Norbulingka Park. Known as Jeweled Garden, it was a summer retreat for the Dalai Lama where they handled political affairs and religious rituals.Then, you will tour the ancient Drepung Monastery. Standing on the slope of Mt. Gambo Utse, it is the largest monastery of the Gelug Sect in Tibet.Afterwards, proceed to Sera Monastery which is reputed as "A Wild Rose Garden of Tibet and Buddhism Scriptures debating center".

Day 9 Lhasa - Chengdu Flight, On this day you will be free to pursue your personal activities until being transferred to the airport for your flight to Chengdu. Upon your arrival in Chengdu, your local guide will meet and escort you to your hotel for a rest before you are taken out for a delicious Hot Pot at a local restaurant.

Day 10 Sightseeing in Chengdu, Today you will go to the Giant Panda Breeding Research Base to enjoy an intimate contact with pandas and learn more about this endangered species. A Panda-hug is available but requires extra fee.Then visit Wenshu Temple and spend some time sitting in its tea house to have a cup of tea as locals do.After, you will take a leisurely stroll along the ancient Jinli Old Street. Evening is free, optional to enjoy the melodious Sichuan Opera.

Day 11 Final Departure, It is time to bid farewell to China. You will be free until your local guide escorts you to the airport for your flight to your next destination.

Trip Facts

  • Total Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
  • Mode of Transport: Jeep / Van / Bus
  • Accommodation: Hotel 
  • Trip Grade: Easy
  • Max. Height: 4500m
  • Start From: Beijing
  • End To: Chengdu
  • Best Season: All Season

Trip Map

Beijing Xian Lhasa Chengdu Tour map

 

Cost Includes:

  • All domestic flight fare or train fare
  • Airport pick up / transfer
  • All monument entrance fees
  • Hotel with all food (B+L+D)
  • Transportation by Jeep / Van / Bus as per group size
  • English speaking guide and guiding services

Cost Excludes:

  • China visa fee
  • Travel insurance and personal expenses
  • Any international flight fare
  • Others which is not mentioned on the above included items

Trip Facts

  • Total Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
  • Mode of Transport: Jeep / Van / Bus
  • Accommodation: Hotel 
  • Trip Grade: Easy
  • Max. Height: 4500m
  • Start From: Beijing
  • End To: Chengdu
  • Best Season: All Season

Trip Map

Beijing Xian Lhasa Chengdu Tour map

 

Additional Infos

Trip Facts

  • Total Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
  • Mode of Transport: Jeep / Van / Bus
  • Accommodation: Hotel 
  • Trip Grade: Easy
  • Max. Height: 4500m
  • Start From: Beijing
  • End To: Chengdu
  • Best Season: All Season

Trip Map

Beijing Xian Lhasa Chengdu Tour map

 

Testimonials

Trip Facts

  • Total Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
  • Mode of Transport: Jeep / Van / Bus
  • Accommodation: Hotel 
  • Trip Grade: Easy
  • Max. Height: 4500m
  • Start From: Beijing
  • End To: Chengdu
  • Best Season: All Season

Trip Map

Beijing Xian Lhasa Chengdu Tour map

 

Kailash Yatra 2013 Departure