Forbidden City

Spectacular China: From Shanghai to Beijing

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Tour Code: ODY-CN-055
Destination: Shanghai, Chengdu, Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse, Xi'an, Beijing
  • Duration16 Days
  • Tour TypePrivate & Bespoke
  • Tour Style Classic

About This Trip

This 16-day itinerary offers a perfect mix of modern cities, historical sites, and unforgettable Tibet exploration. The Bund in Shanghai, lovely pandas in Chengdu, Terracotta Warriors in Xi'an, and the Great Wall in Beijing, can all be seen. Explore the highlights of Tibet, including Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Norbulingka Park, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Yamdrok Lake, Tashilumpo Monastery, and Yaluzangbu River. What's more, you can also visit a Tibetan family to learn more about the local culture.

Itinerary Summary

  • DAY
  • 1 - 3
    The Bund, Yu Garden, Yuyuan Market, Shanghai Urban Exhibition Hall, Former French Concession, Nanjing Road
  • 4
    Giant Pandas, Jinli Old Street
  • 5 - 7
    Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Norbulingka Park, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Barkhor Street
  • 8
    Lhasa - Gyantse
    Yamdrok Lake, Tibetan Family Visit, Palcho Monastery
  • 9
    Tashilumpo Monastery
  • 10
    Shigatse - Lhasa
    Yaluzangbu River
  • 11 - 12
    Terracotta Warriors, Ancient City Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda
  • 13 - 16
    Forbidden City, Great Wall, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven, Bird's Nest, Water Cube
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