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Signature China & the Yangtze (2017)

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Private journey
Days: 13  |  From: $6,295


Discover China's past and present on an independent journey that takes you from the bustling capital, Beijing, to the Terra Cotta Warriors in Xian. Visit the iconic giant panda bears and explore the storied Yangtze River on an all-balcony river cruiser.

A&K Advantages

  • Experience the best of China by land and river, from its bustling modern cities to its legendary ancient wonders
  • Embark on a three-night cruise on the Yangtze River aboard all-balcony Sanctuary 'Yangzi Explorer,' experiencing off-the-beaten-track China
  • Stroll along the Bund, Shanghai's popular waterfront promenade, enjoying views of Pudong's spectacular skyline
  • Take in the exotic sights and sounds of Xian's Muslim Quarter
  • Immerse yourself in everyday Chinese life during a visit to the People's Park in Chengdu, where locals gather to relax, do tai chi, drink tea and chat


Itinerary at a Glance

Signature China & the Yangtze

Day 1: Arrive Beijing, China

Day 2: Beijing | Homage to Heaven

Day 3: Beijing | The Great Wall

Day 4: Xian | The Great Silk Road

Day 5: Xian | Terra Cotta Warriors

Day 6: Chengdu | People’s Park

Day 7: Chengdu/Chongqing | Board the ‘Yangzi Explorer’

Days 8-9: Cruising the Yangtze | Nature’s Beauty

Day 10: Yichang to Shanghai | Disembark ‘Yangzi Explorer’

Day 11: Shanghai | Exploring by Sampan

Day 12: Shanghai | Life on the Bund

Day 13: Depart Shanghai

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5 Things That Will Surprise You in China | From Beijing to Shanghai, ancient and modern still collide in five magical places. Read more on A&K's blog

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