A. Suggested Departure Dates
Jan 20, Feb 17, Mar 16, Apr 13, May 11, Jun 8, Jul 6, Aug. 3, Sep 7,
Oct. 12 Nov 16 , Dec 14
B. Tour Itinerary
Day 1 San Francisco/Beijing
Leave San Francisco with United Airlines' trans-Pacific wide-body jumbo
liner and fly to Beijing.
Day 2 San Francisco/Beijing (D)
Arrive Beijing this afternoon. You will be greeted by our local
representative and escorted to check into 5-star Prime Hotel after dinner.
Day 3 Beijing (B, L, D)
Visit the World's largest Square -- Tiananmen Square, 400-year
magnificent royal court -- Forbidden City, royal garden Temple of Heaven. An authentic
Peking Duck dinner for tonight.
Day 4 Beijing (B, L, D)
Excursion to the Great Wall. Lunch on the way. On the way back, visit
Ming Tombs for 13 emperors. Walking on the Sacred Way and appreciate the scenery in the
Day 5 Beijing/Xian (B, L, D)
Fly to Xian, capital for 13 dynasties, and check into your deluxe Grand
Castle Hotel. Half day at your own exploration in this populous, modern and ancient city.
Day 6 Xian (B, L, D)
Venture out of the city and visit "one of the Eight wonders of the
world" Terra-Cotta Army, royal palace Huaqing Hot Spring in the morning. Visit Wild
Goose Pagoda and explore a big local market for groceries and clothing in the afternoon
– have a close look at people's life.
Day 7 Xian/Luoyang (B, L, D)
Take a decent tourist train Y6 leaves Xian at 9 am and arrives Luoyang
at 4 pm. Transfer to your brand new Peony Plaza Hotel.
Day 8 Luoyang (B, L, D)
Visit Longmen Grottos and one of the largest factories in China: Glass
Factory or Tractor Factory, in the morning; After a brief tour to the Ancient Tomb Museum,
White Horse Temple, visit the village where people live in caves and you will be warmly
Day 9 Luoyang/Dengfeng/Zhengzhou (B, L, D)
Coach to Dengfeng to see the Shaolin Temple, China's most famous temple
and Mecca for Chinese martial arts lovers. Visit Pagoda Forest, viewing Martial Arts
Performance and buy swords and other martial arts instruments. Then continue to Zhengzhou.
Check into nice and new Best Western Weilai Hotel.
Day 10 Zhengzhou (B, L, D)
Visit the newly built Henan Museum and foreign language school in the
morning. Visit department store and a wholesale market in the afternoon, finding the
city's role as the transportation and commodity distribution center in the heartland of
Day 11 Kaifeng (B, L, D)
One-hour coach drive to Kaifeng, capital of Northern Song Dynasty
(960A.D. -1127 A.D.). Visit the Riverside Scene Park, Iron Pagoda, Dragon Pavilion and
Jewish historical Sites: Kaifeng Museum which hosts the synagogue steles, the Jewish
people neighborhood in Scripture-Teaching Lane, Jin Family Graveyard and trip to Yellow
River which caused flooding that destroyed the city of Kaifeng and its synagogue in Ming
Dynasty. Coach back to Zhengzhou in the late afternoon after tasting Kaifeng's famous
night snacks market.
Day 12 Zhengzhou/Shanghai (B, L, D)
From newly-built and clean Zhengzhou Airport, one of China's bests, we
fly to Shanghai, a rising economic center of Asia, and transfer to 4 star Equatorial
Day 13 Shanghai (B, L, D)
In the morning visit the Bund, Jade Buddha Temple and Yu Garden; or,
visit Kongkew area, where thousands of Jews had stayed to escape from Nazi persecution
during WWII: visit the old synagogue building and attend the lecture by noted Chinese
scholar on this field of study. Shopping along the Nanjing Road, the world famous
commercial center, in the afternoon.
Day 14 Shanghai/US (B)
Transfer to the airport after breakfast and fly to US. You will be
arriving home the same day, with memory of the wonderful China trip.
C. Tour Cost
- $2,699 per person from Los Angels or San Franciscot.
- Add-on Fare: $100--$200. Please call for your city.
- Land Only: $1,799 per person. (without air fare).
- Single hotel room Supplement: $550.
- San Francisco/China round trip international air tickets;
- Deluxe 4-5 star hotels or best available in each city;
- 3 meals daily with American Buffet Breakfast, Chinese lunches and
- All air and ground transportation between cities;
- All the sightseeing as specified in the itinerary;
- English speaking tour guides with private car or bus;
- All entrance fees;
- All transfers between airport / hotel, with the baggage handling
- China visa application;
- Airport taxes and International Departure Taxes;
- Travel incurance.
* Guaranteed Departure with minimum 2 people;
** You can customize your itinerary.