Akshaya India Tours & Travels (P) Ltd.,
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China Tours  

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is the third-largest country in the world by area, next only to Russia and Canada. Topographically, the country has a land area of about 9,600,000 square kilometers, of which 35 percent is mountains, 27 percent plateau, 8 percent hilly areas, 17 percent basin and desert, and 13 percent plains. Only about 11 percent of the land area is suitable for agricultural production. Beijing, located in the north, is China's capital city and its cultural, economic, and communications center.

Fact File:
Location:

Eastern Asia, bordering the East China Sea, Korea Bay, Yellow Sea, and South China Sea, between North Korea and Vietnam.

Area:

land: 9,326,410 sq km water: 270,550 sq km

Capital:

Beijing

Time Zone:

GMT/UTC +8 (Beijing Time.)

Currency:

1 USD = 6.68248 CNY (China Yuan Renminbi) approximately
1 INR = 0.15085 CNY (China Yuan Renminbi) approximately

Language:

Standard Chinese or Mandarin (Putonghua, based on the Beijing dialect), Yue (Cantonese), Wu (Shanghaiese), Minbei (Fuzhou), Minnan (Hokkien-Taiwanese), Xiang, Gan, Hakka dialects.

Religion:

Daoist (Taoist), Buddhist, Muslim 2%-3%, Christian 1% (est.)

Climate:

Extremely diverse; tropical in south to sub arctic in north

When to go:

Spring (March-April) and autumn (September-October) are the best times to visit China.

 

Facts for the Traveler:

  • Visas: Visas are required by most foreigners entering mainland China although, at this stage, visas are not required by Western nationals visiting Hong Kong and Macau. Travellers in transit can stay in China visa-free for up to 24 hours as long as they have an onward air ticket for a flight from China to another destination departing within that time period. Visas are available from Chinese embassies and consulates in most countries.
     

  • Best buy in China: Silk, tea, antiques, paintings and calligraphy, Chinese medicines, handicrafts such as paper-cutting, replicas of terra-cotta horses and warriors and other articles with Chinese flavor are all ideal souvenirs and good gifts for friends.

5 Nights / 6 Days Beijing - Shanghai tour

Day 1:
Beijing

Depart to Beijing by any Airlines, arrive Beijing, our representative will meet you at the airport and transfer to Hotel. Day free for leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 2:
Beijing

After Breakfast, proceed to half day city tour which covers Tiananmen Square, ‘Forbidden City” the best preserved and most complete group of palace in China showing the unique style of ancient Chinese architectural art, the ‘temple of Heaven’ where ancient china rulers worshipped heaven and prayed for harvest and summer place. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Shanghai Jade Buddha Temple, Shanghai Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Nanjing Road, Shanghai Bund, Shanghai
Oriental Pear TV Tower Jade Buddha Temple Yuyuan Garden Nanjing Pedestrian Road City Bund

Day 3:
Beijing

After Breakfast, a full day tour to the Great Wall of China, the number one attraction and the only man made construction on earth visible from space, and the Ming Tombs, a complex of Tombs set into the hillsides sheltering well – preserved artifact of 13 Emperors from the Ming Dynasty. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 4:
Beijing -Shanghai

After Breakfast, transfer to Airport to board flight to Shanghai, on arrival visit the Bund of Shanghai. Check into Hotel .Overnight stay at Hotel

Day 5:
Shanghai

After Breakfast, proceed to half day city tour of Shanghai, which covers the famous Nanjing Road, the Legendry Bund – the emblem of Shanghai, Nanpu Bridge, Temple of Jade Buddha and Elegant Yuyuen Gardens. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Badaling Section of Great Wall of China TiananmenSquare

Day 6:
Shanghai - Exit

After Breakfast, transfer to Airport to Board flight to India.

Tour Price on request or call us at 94443 93596

 

Package Cost Includes:

  • 3 nights accommodation @ Hotel Tiantan or similar in Beijing

  • 2 nights accommodation @ Hotel Dorure or similar in shanghai.

  • All transfers and sightseeing by private car

  • Acrobatic show in Beijing

  • Service of English speaking guide.

  • Breakfast , Indian Lunch and Indian Dinners

Package Cost does not include:

  • International and Domestic Airfare and Taxes

  • China visa charges

  • Any increase in the rate of exchange, which may come into effect prior to departure.

  • Porterage, tips, Laundry, Mineral Water, Telephone charges, Optional tours and all items of personal nature expenses.

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6 Nights / 7 Days Beijing - Shanghai tour

Day 1:
Beijing

Upon your arrival in Beijing, you will be met by our local guide, and transferred to your hotel. After a good rest in your comfortable hotel, you will enjoy a delicious dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 2:
Beijing

After breakfast this morning, you will proceed on a tour of the city of Beijing, starting with the biggest public square in the world, Tian'anmen Square, which conquers you with its grandeur at the first sight. You will then proceed to the Forbidden City. It has been the imperial palace for 24 emperors during Ming and Qing Dynasties and is the biggest ancient architecture complex in the world. You will also visit the museum to see with your eyes, to touch with your hands and feel with your hearts. In the afternoon, you continue your tour, proceeding to the Summer Palace. Having the largest royal park and being well preserved, it was designated in 1960 by the State Council, as a Key Cultural Relics Protection Site of China. Containing examples of the ancient arts, it also has graceful landscapes and magnificent constructions. Later on, you will enjoy a delicious dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Meals: Breakfast & dinner

Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Shanghai Jade Buddha Temple, Shanghai Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Nanjing Road, Shanghai Bund, Shanghai
Oriental Pear TV Tower Jade Buddha Temple Yuyuan Garden Nanjing Pedestrian Road City Bund

Day 3:
Beijing

After breakfast this morning, you will be driven 75 km to the Great Wall of China at Badaling, which is a symbol of China and the fortitude of Chinese people. It is very unbelievable that Chinese succeeded in building such great architecture with very simple tools in ancient times. You will then visit the Ming Tombs (Changling Tomb), which consists of 13 tombs of the Emperors of the Ming Dynasty after the capital was moved from Nanjing to Beijing. This is unique as it is the only huge palace made of camphor wood. Later on, you will enjoy a delicious dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Meals: Breakfast & dinner

Day 4:
Beijing -Shanghai

After breakfast this morning, you will proceed on a half day tour of Hutong by rickshaw, and visit the ancient lanes and alleyways of Beijing. In the afternoon, you will check out the Beijing Olympic Park, where you can touch the National Stadium, known as Bird's Nest, and the National Aquatics Center, known as Water Cube. Later proceed to Railway station to board your train to Shanghai.  Overnight at Train.
Meals: Breakfast & dinner

Day 5:
Shanghai

Morning arrive Shanghai.  Transfer to Hotel.  Breakfast at hotel and you will visit Zhujiajiao, which is located in a suburb of Shanghai city, and is an ancient water town well-known throughout the country, with a history of more than 1700 years. Covering an area of 47 square kilometers, the little fan-shaped town glimmers like a bright pearl in the landscape of lakes and mountains. Endowed with another elegant name - 'Pearl Stream' - the little town is the best-preserved among the four ancient towns in Shanghai. Afterwards, you will enjoy a delicious dinner at an Indian restaurant.. Overnight stay at Hotel
Meals: Breakfast & dinner

Day 6:
Shanghai

After breakfast this morning, proceed for a tour of a Buddhism shrine, known as the Jade Buddha Temple. Next, you will visit Yuyuan Garden, which has many scenic courtyards decorated with baroque rockery, pools, and flora that are all connected by corridors and passageways. Afterwards, you will begin your shopping trip on Nanjing Road, starting from Bund and running westward, with the People's Square in the middle. Renown for its bustling and modernization, Nanjing Road earns its reputation as the 'First Commercial Road' in China, and is shopping heaven. Some of the most traditional foods and handicrafts of Shanghai can be found here. Afterwards, you will take a tour of the Bund, which is the renowned waterfront district of Shanghai, and the city's most famous landmark, and a great place for a night view of the city. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Meals: Breakfast & dinner

Badaling Section of Great Wall of ChinaTiananmenSquare

Day 7:
Depart Shanghai

After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.
Meals: Breakfast

Tour Price on request or call us at 94443 93596

City

Hotel Room Category

Superior

Deluxe

Luxury

Beijing

Beijing Shangyuan

Beijing Super House International

Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Beijing

Shanghai

Express by Holiday Inn Putuo Shanghai

Grand Mercure Baolong

Shanghai Huating

Tour Cost Includes

  • 3 nights accommodation in Beijing
  • 2 nights accommodation in Shanghai
  • Meals as per above itinerary
  • Train ticket from Beijing to Shanghai with soft sleeper.
  • Sightseeing tour in Beijing including Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, The Great Wall, Ming Tombs and Beijing Olympic Park
  • Half day Hutong Tour by rickshaw in Beijing
  • Sightseeing tour in Shanghai including Jade Buddha Temple, Yuyuan Garden and shopping at Nanjing Road
  • Visit Zhujiajiao in Shanghai
  • Private transfers at all sightseeing places
  • Return airport transfers by Pvt Basis

Tour Cost Excludes

  • Airfare
  • Any meals and services unless mentioned in the itinerary are not included
  • The hotels and services as mentioned in the itinerary are subject to confirmation
  • Rates may change in case of change in hotel rates, transport rates, government taxes or entrance fees
  • Rates are not valid during trade fairs, exhibitions and special events. Surcharge will be levied.
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