Natural Wonders of China [15 Days]
Day 01: Australia to Zhangjiajie
Morning flight from Australia to Zhangjiajie via Guangzhou, upon arrival, transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02: Zhangjiajie (B,L,D)
Full day visit UNESCO natual heritage- Zhangjiajie National Park including Tianzi mountain, Yuan Jia jie scenic area and, Bailong elevator. Overnight in Zhangjiajie. You will have chance to watch the spectacular optional evening show “meilixiangxi”tonight
Day 03: Zhangjiajie (B,L,D)
second entry to Zhangjiajie National Park. including Huanglong Cave, Golden whip stream, shuiraosimen etc, if time permits, we will also cruise along the Baofeng lake.
Day 04: Tian Men Mountain tour (B,L,D)
After breakfast, visit to Taimen mountain , enjoy the longest cable car in the world and new built Skyway. after lunch, visit Tujia minority village. Enjoy Hunan style local banquet dinner tonight.
Day 05: Zhangjiajie-Yichang-Yangtze river cuise (B,D)
after breakfast, free of leisure until transfer to Yichang city by express train. Upon arrival Yichang, transfer to have dinner at local restaurant, embark your 5* luxury Century cruises for your 4 nights stay.
Day 06: On board cruise (B,L,D)
Enjoy Taichi exercise before breakfast . Enjoy Scenic cruising through Xiling Gorge, after lunch, visit to the Three Gorges Dam site. you will pass through the ship . Captain’s welcome party and buffet dinner tonight followed by the Crew Cabaret
Day 07: On board cruise (B,L,D)
After breakfast, enjoy scenic cruising through Wu Gorge and join our excursion to Lesser Three Gorges. After lunch, enjoy scenic cruising through Qutang Gorge.
Day 08: On board cruise (B,L,D)
After breakfast, join our shore excursion to Shibaozhai. On board activity in the afternoon. Be prepared for the Captain’s farewell dinner and film night on your last day of your cruise trip.
Day 09: Chongqing-Jiuzhaigou (nine village valley) (B,L)
Upon arrival Chongqing city in the morning, we will start short city tour include Erlin park, Three Gorges Museum, dedicated to protecting the history and culture of the Three Gorges area. After Sichuan style lunch, People’s hall and Jiefangbei shopping district, transfer to airport for your late afternoon flight to Jiuzhaigou. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 10: Jiuzhaigou-Huanglong-Jiuzhaigou (B,L,D)
Upon arrival, transfer to Huanglong Valley-a magic landscape of limestone formations made up of thousands of pools spread along the valley floor, 5 waterfalls, 4 caves and 3 ancient temples, later afternoon transfer to your hotel for overnight stay.
Day 11: Jiuzhaigou (B,L,D)
Spend a day to explore in depth the beautiful valley famous as world heritage site. Entering the valley is like being transferred into a fairyland where crystal clear lakes gather at the foot of waterfall and rich colour forests, with lush green meadows are dotted with flowers. One of the world’s most splendid paintings unfolds along this scenic valley. After dinner transfer back to your hotel.
Day 12: Jiuzhaigou-Chengdu (B,L,D)
Free until transfer to JiuHuang airport for your next flight to Chengdu. Upon arrival, transfer to visit Panda research base to see these endearing animals being reared in surroundings reminiscent of their natural habitat. Optional Face changing show can be arranged tonight if time permits. Check in at Mecure Chengdu for 2 nights stay.
Day 13: Chengdu (B, L)
Full day tour in Chengdu including a visit to the nearby ancient town: Huanglongxi. Come back to the city in the afternoon and visit Jingli street and Kuanzhai old town area. Your free time to do some souvenir shopping and enjoy a cup of tea at traditional tea house.Dinner at own arrangement.
Day 14 Chengdu-Australia (B,L)
After breakfast start our city tour in Chengdu including visit a local bamboo park and the Sanxingdui Museum. After Sichuan style Dim sum farewell lunch, transfer to airport for your afternoon flight back to Australia
Day 15 Arrive Australia
Arrive home in the morning, tour ends!
- Return international economy class airfares
- Domestic airfare, Train ticket and taxes
- Australia and China departure taxes
- Tipping for guide and driver
- Current Airline Fuel levy – Subject to Change
- All meals as indicated with soft drinks or local beer
- 5* accommodation with buffet breakfast
- 5* luxury Century Paragon cruise fare
- All transportation, daily tours and admission fees
- English speaking local guides in each city.
- A MW Tours travel wallet
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenditures such as laundry, drinks.
- Chinese Visa fee for Australian passport holder ($120)
- Land only package does not include arrival and departure transfers