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Classic China Muslim Tour 15 Days

Classic China Tour 15 Days
Classic China Muslim Tour 15 Days
• Tour Code: ICT045
• Starts in: Beijing
• Ends in: Shanghai
• Features: Private guide & vehicle
• Destinations: Beijing, Xian, Chengdu, Kunming, Guilin, Guangzhou & Shanghai
  • Day 1 Arrival in Beijing, Greet & Meet at Airport, Transfer to Hotel
    ICT professional Muslim expert tour guide will meet you at the arrival hall of the airport with your private vehicle on standby and assists you to your hotel. Relax during the remainder of the day to recover from the jet lag.
     
    Meals Included: Dinner at local Halal restaurant
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Great Wall Hotel Beijing (former Great Wall Sheraton Beijing) or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star 5L Hotel Beijing (former Traders Hotel Beijing) or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star City Inn Happy Valley Beijing or similar
    Day 2 Beijing, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Niujie Mosque, Fresh Water Pearl, Temple of Heaven
    Explore Beijing from Tiananmen Square in the morning. Located in the center of Beijing, Tiananmen Square is the largest city square in the world and it has great cultural significance as it was the site of many important events in Chinese history such as Chairman Mao's declaration of the establishment of the People's Republic of China on Oct, 01, 1949. Next walk to the Forbidden City. As the royal residences of the emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties from the 15th to 20th century, the Forbidden City was the centre of state power in late feudal China and witnessed the enthronement of 14 Ming and 10 Qing emperors over 505 years. Visit fresh water pearl shop and the Temple of Heaven after lunch at a local Halal restaurant and Salat at the 900 year old Niujie Mosque. The Temple of Heaven, built between 1406 and 1420 by the same emperor who was responsible for building the Forbidden City, is where the emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties would worship the god of heaven and pray for good harvest. 
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Great Wall Hotel Beijing (former Great Wall Sheraton Beijing) or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star 5L Hotel Beijing (former Traders Hotel Beijing) or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star City Inn Happy Valley Beijing or similar
    Day 3 Beijing, Great Wall, Jade Carving, Sacred Way of Ming Tombs, Photo Stop at Olympic Venues
    Vsit the Great Wall of China and jade carving factory in the morning. The Great Wall was continuously built from the 3rd century BC to the 17th century AD on the northern border of China as the great military defense project of successive Chinese Empires. Today, the wall is still impressive at 3,750 miles in length, stretching from the Bohai Sea to the Gobi Desert. The Great Wall embodies unparalleled significance as the national symbol for safeguarding the security of the country and Chinese people. Visit the Sacred Way of the Ming Tomb after lunch and Salat at a local Halal restaurant. The Sacred Way is a stone paved path which stretches as long as one kilometer to the north of the main gate of the Ming Tombs. Next, make a photo stop at the 2008 Olympic Venues of Bird Nest (National Stadium) and Water Cube (National Aquatics Center).
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Great Wall Hotel Beijing (former Great Wall Sheraton Beijing) or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star 5L Hotel Beijing (former Traders Hotel Beijing) or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star City Inn Happy Valley Beijing or similar
    Day 4 Beijing, Summer Palace, High Speed Train to Xian (about 5 hours)
    Morning visit to the largest and best-preserved royal garden in China, the Summer Palace. Using Kunming Lake and Longevity Hill as the basic framework, the Summer Palace combined political and administrative, residential, spiritual, and recreational functions within a landscape of lakes and mountains, in accordance with the Chinese philosophy of balancing the works of man with nature. The natural landscape of hills and open water is combined with artificial features such as pavilions, halls, palaces, temples and bridges to form a harmonious ensemble of outstanding aesthetic value. Board second class high speed train to Xian in the afternoon. Xian is the ancient capital city of China and the starting point of Silk Road.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: Local 5-star Grand Noble Hotel Xian or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Grand Dynasty Culture Hotel Xian or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Xian Chenggong International Hotel (former Ibis Xian Heping) or similar
    Day 5 Xian, Terracotta Warriors & Reproduction Factory, Great Mosque, Bell & Drum Tower Square, Muslim Quarter
    Morning visit to the Terracotta Warriors and Horses and its reproduction factory. Considered one of the foremost archaeological discoveries of the 20th century, the 2,000-year-old Terracotta Army was discovered by accident in 1974 by local farmers digging a well. The 8,000-plus life-sized figures are arranged in vaults to guard the tomb of Qin Shihuang, the first emperor of China, a major architect of the Great Wall and unifier of China. Visit the Bell & Drum Tower Square and Xian Muslim Quarter after lunch and Salat at Xian Great Mosque. The area north of the Drum Tower is the Muslim Quarter of Xian which covers several blocks with an estimated 60,000 Muslims in the region. There are about seven ancient mosques in the area, among which the Great Mosque built in 742 is most famous and popular among all. Experience a seemingly endless labyrinth of street food, restaurants and bustling local life at Xian's Muslim Quarter.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: Local 5-star Grand Noble Hotel Xian or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Grand Dynasty Culture Hotel Xian or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Xian Chenggong International Hotel (former Ibis Xian Heping) or similar
    Day 6 Xian, Little Wild Goose Pagoda, Xian Museum, City Wall, High Speed Train to Chengdu
    Visit Small Wild Goose Pagoda and Xian Museum in the morning. With a history of more than 1,300 years, Small Wild Goose Pagoda was built to store the Buddhist scriptures delivered from ancient India. It is a perfect example of the multi-eaved square brick pagodas built in ancient China. Currently there are 13 storeys left as the top two storeys were destroyed in earthquakes. Continue to visit Xian Museum. Xian Museum boasts nearly 130,000 relics that all relate to the history of Ancient China and Xian specifically. Afterwards visit Xian City Wall. The City Wall of Xian is one of the oldest and best-preserved city walls in the world. Walking atop the Wall you can get the panorama of Xian skyline. Take high speed train to Chengdu (about 3 hours) in the afernoon. 
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Tibet Hotel Chengdu or similar or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Yinhe Dynasty Hotel Chengdu or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Garden City Hotel Chengdu or similar
    Day 7 Chengdu, Chengdu Panda Base, Wide & Narrow Alley, Fly to Kunming
    Visit the Chengdu Panda Base (Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding) in the morning. The panda base imitates pandas' natural habitat so that pandas can have the best possible environment for rearing and breeding. You may also find other endangered wild animals, such as lesser pandas, black-necked cranes, white storks as well as over 20 species of rare animals. Visit the Wide & Narrow Alley after lunch & Salat at Huangcheng Mosque. The wide and narrow alleys are two ancient streets being restored to the original Ming & Qing architectural styles where you will experience the leisurely and comfortable life in Chengdu with boutique hotels, characteristic local snacks, traditional teahouse, distinctive inns and relaxing spas. Fly to Kunming late in the afternoon or at night. Kunming is named the Spring City in China.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Crowne Plaza Kunming or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Jinjiang Hotel Kunming or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star King World International Hotel Kunming or similar
    Day 8 Kunming, Stone Forest, Shunchengxiang Mosque
    Drive out of Kunming to the Stone Forest (2 hours). The Stone Forest is a region of typical karst formation covering an area of more than three hundred square kilometers. Geological research has shown that what is now the Stone Forest was some 270 million years a shallow sea. Extensive deposits of sandstone overlain by limestone accumulated in this basin during the Permian period of geologic time. Uplift of this region occurred subsequent to deposition and exposure to wind and running water shaped these limestone ridges. These formations extend as far as the eye can see, looking like a vast forest of stone, hence the name "the Stone Forest". The Forest contains peaks, pillars, stalagmites, depressions, underground rivers and caves. The Stone Forest is considered superlative natural phenomena and a world reference and listed a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Crowne Plaza Kunming or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Jinjiang Hotel Kunming or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star King World International Hotel Kunming or similar
    Day 9 Kunming, Western Hill, Dragon Gate, Fly to Guilin
    Visit Western Hills & Dianchi Lake in the afternoon. Located west of the Dianchi Lake, Western Hills extend for more than 40 kilometers at an altitude of 2,500 meters above sea level. The top of Western Hills is the Dragon Gate which is a group of grottoes, sculptures, corridors and pavilions that were hacked from the cliff between 1781 and 1835 by a Taoist monk. Take a 20 minute cable car up to the Dragon Gate, then hike for 20 minutes to Kuixing Pavilion which is the highest point of Western Hills. Dragon Gate offers  an amazing bird's eye view of Dianchi Lake and Kunming City. Fly to Guilin late in the afternoon or at night. Guilin is world famous for its serene landscapes and mysterious limestone formations which make Guilin one of the most photographed city in China.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Lijiang Waterfall Hotel or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Park Hotel Guilin or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Hampton by Hilton Guilin Xiufeng or similar 
    Day 10 Guilin, Li River Cruise, Yangshuo West Street, Chongshan Mosque, Two Rivers & Four Lakes
    Cruise the Li River in the morning. The 83-kilometer-long waterway from Guilin to Yangshuo is like an artist's masterpiece, cruising is like traveling along a traditional Chinese landscape painting. The landscape is decorated with startling hills, steep cliffs, fantastic caves and farming villages, and is lined with bamboo. In a Chinese poem it is written: "The river is a green silk ribbon, and the hills are jade hairpins". Cruising on the Li River is enjoyable no matter what the weather is like. During sunny days, you can see the inverted reflection of the hills on both sides clearly in the water. During cloudy days, the hills are surrounded by mist and you may feel that we are cruising in a mystical paradise. And when the rain comes, drizzle is like a vale, which covers the hills and river, and you may feel the poetic connotations of this too. Stroll along the famous West Street upon arrival at Yangshuo. Back to Guilin perform Salat at Chongshan mosque. Afterwards, visit the Two Rivers & Four Lakes Scenic Area. These lakes and rivers are linked up and formed Guilin's central round-the-city water system, making Guilin just like a grand beautiful park.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Lijiang Waterfall Hotel or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Park Hotel Guilin or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Hampton by Hilton Guilin Xiufeng or similar
    Day 11 Guilin, Yaoshan Mountain, Tea Plantation, Reed Flute Cave, Bullet Train to Guangzhou
    Morning visit to Yaoshan Mountain with round-trip chairlift and Yaoshan Tea Plantation. Yaoshan Mountain is 903.3 meters above sea level and is the highest mountain in Guilin. Enjoy a beautiful view of rocks, flowers and brooks during the chairlift ride. Afterwards, experience tea-leaf picking and tea-making process at Yaoshan Tea Plantation. Continue with a visit to Reed Flute Cave. The Reed Flute Cave got its name from the verdant reeds growing outside it, with which people make flutes. Inside this water-eroded cave is a spectacular world of various stalactites, stone pillars and rock formations formed by carbonate deposition. Illuminated by colored lighting, the fantastic spectacle is found in many variations along this 240-meter-long cave. Take second class bullet train to Guangzhou.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star China Hotel Guangzhou or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Ocean Hotel Guangzhou or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Furama Hotel Guangzhou or similar
    Day 12 Guangzhou, Chen Family Temple, Memorial Hall of Sun Yat-sen, Huaisheng Mosque, Pearl River Cruise
    Visit Chen Family Temple in the morning. Also named Guangdong Folk Art Museum, this 100-year-old temple was once the ancestral temple and study of 72 Chen families in Guangdong in the Qing Dynasty. It is now the largest and best preserved and decorated ancient architecture existing in Guangdong Province. Later on, visit the Memorial Hall of Dr. Sun Yat-sen. Salat prayer at the Huaisheng Mosque. Known as Guangta Mosque, this is one of the earliest mosques constructed since Islam came into China in the fifth century. Then, cruise on the Pearl River. The Pearl River has a length of more than 2,000 kilometers and is the third longest river in China. This charming one-hour cruise may be a most romantic way to enjoy the appealing city views of Guangzhou. On the water you will get a refreshingly different and open panorama of the city; the picturesque and diversified waterfronts and river views are a feast for the senses during the day, at sunset, or at night.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star China Hotel Guangzhou or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Ocean Hotel Guangzhou or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Furama Hotel Guangzhou or similar 
    Day 13: Guangzhou, Yuexiu Park, Five Ram Sculpture, Waqqas Tomb, Fly to Shanghai
    Morning visit to the Yuexiu Park and Five Ram Sculpture. Yuexiu Park is the largest park in downtown Guangzhou. This park is made up of three artificial lakes and seven hills of Yuexiu Mountain reputed for its pretty water and hills as well as cultural relics. The Five-Ram Sculpture is the emblem of Guangzhou at the top of Yuexiu Hill inside Yuexiu Park. The legend behind the sculpture is something about five celestial beings riding through the air on rams to bring rice to the first settlers of the area. We will then visit the Muslim Sage’s Tomb which looks like an ancient Chinese temple. History recorded that Nabi Muhammad (s.a..w), at the age 57 sent his uncle Sad ibn Abi-Waqqas to Guangzhou. The Muslim Sage’s Tomb was to commemorate Sad ibn Abi-Waqqas who died in Guangzhou. Fly to Shanghai late in the afternoon or at night.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Crowne Plaza Shanghai or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Ambassador Hotel Shanghai or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai or similar
    Day 14 Shanghai, Yuyuan Garden, Chenghuangmiao Market, The Bund & Nanjing Road, People's Square, Shanghai Museum
    Morning visit to Yuyuan Garden. This garden is a maze of Ming Dynasty pavilions, elaborate rockeries, arched bridges, and goldfish ponds, all encircled by an undulating dragon wall. Then spend some time shopping at the Chenghuangmiao market located outside the garden. Afterwards, stroll along the Bund and nearby Nanjing Road. The Bund refers to Shanghai's famous waterfront stretching for 1.6km along the west shore of the Huangpu River. Nanjing Road is the main shopping street of Shanghai and one of the busiest shopping streets in the world. Continue with a visit to silk store, the People's Square and Shanghai Museum after lunch and Salat at Xiaotaoyuan Mosque. The People’s Square was once the finest racecourse in Asia before 1949, it is now a large open space in which locals hang out all day, every day, practicing Tai Chi and flying kites. Shanghai Museum is specially celebrated in the world for its rich and high-quality collection of 120,000 precious works of art including ancient Chinese bronze, ceramics, painting and calligraphy.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel, lunch & dinner at local Halal restaurants
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Crowne Plaza Shanghai or similar
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Ambassador Hotel Shanghai or similar
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai or similar
    Day 15 Departure from Shanghai
    Transfer to the airport for your departure flight. Wish you a pleasant journey home and thank you for traveling with IslamiChina.
     
    Meals Included: Breakfast at hotel

     

  • Deluxe Prices (5-star hotel accommodation)

    Valid Time

    Room Type

    2-3 Pax

    4-5 Pax

    6-9 Pax

    10 Pax & Above

    Mar to Nov

    Double/Triple Occupancy

    USD4268

    USD3888

    USD3468

    USD3328

    Single Room Supplement

    USD730

    USD730

    USD730

    USD600

    Dec to Feb

    Double/Triple Occupancy

    USD3938

    USD3598

    USD3218

    USD3088

    Single Room Supplement

    USD580

    USD580

    USD580

    USD520


    Standard Prices (4-star hotel accommodation)

    Valid Time

    Room Type

    2-3 Pax

    4-5 Pax

    6-9 Pax

    10 Pax & Above

    Mar to Nov

    Double/Triple Occupancy

    USD3918

    USD3548

    USD128

    USD2978

    Single Room Supplement

    USD640

    USD640

    USD640

    USD550

    Dec to Feb

    Double/Triple Occupancy

    USD3628

    USD3288

    USD2908

    USD2768

    Single Room Supplement

    USD520

    USD520

    USD520

    USD400


    Budget Prices (3-star hotel accommodation)

    Valid Time

    Room Type

    2-3 Pax

    4-5 Pax

    6-9 Pax

    10 Pax & Above

    Mar to Nov

    Double/Triple Occupancy

    USD3718

    USD3348

    USD2928

    USD2778

    Single Room Supplement

    USD380

    USD380

    USD380

    USD300

    Dec to Feb

    Double/Triple Occupancy

    USD3428

    USD3088

    USD2708

    USD2568

    Single Room Supplement

    USD330

    USD330

    USD330

    USD280

     
    Pricing Policy
    • Prices are per person in US dollar based on sharing in double/twin/triple room
    • Single Room Supplement will be charged if staying at a single room
    • Prices are valid based on proposed hotels
    • For other hotels or modified itineraries, please contact us at info@islamiChina.com
    • Child (2-12 years of age) with extra bed: 100% of the adult price
    • Child (2-12 years of age) without bed: 80% of the adult price
    • Infants (under 2 years of age) traveling with parents: Free
     
    Departure Dates
    • Any dates at the time of your convenience
     
    Booking Notice
    • Minimum of two persons are required at the time of booking
    • This is an exclusive private tour (with private guide and private vehicle)
    • If you prefer to book your own hotels, we are glad to deduct the room rates for you
    • This itinerary can be tailored to your individual interests
    What's Included
    • Second class high speed train ticket from Beijing to Xian, Xian to Chengdu, Guilin to Guangzhou
    • Domestic flight airfare (Chengdu/Kunming, Kunming/Guilin, Guangzhou/Shanghai) with tax included
    • Hotel accommodations with daily breakfast
    • Halal meals as specified in the itinerary
    • Private air-conditioned vehicle with experienced driver for land transportation
    • Experienced private English language speaking tour guide
    • All admission tickets to sightseeing places
    • All government taxes
    What's Not Included
    • International airfares
    • Optional tour & insurance
    • Gratuities or tips to guides and drivers
    • Excursions & activities not included in itinerary
    • Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, etc
    Reservation
    For reservation, simply send an email to info@islamiChina.com. Please inform us: the tour code; the series you choose (deluxe, standard or budget); the number of travelers; your name as appeared in passport; your passport number; the date of arrival in China and your international flight numbers. For information on reservation, payment and cancellation please read our Terms & Conditions.

     

  • Salat Prayer at Beijing Niujie Mosque
    Beijing Niujie mosque was originally built by Nasruddin in 996. Major renovation projects were carried out during the time of Emperor Kangxi (1662-1722) of the Qing Dynasty. It is the largest and oldest mosque in Beijing. The buildings inside the mosque are symmetrically arranged. The main buildings include a minaret which is in traditional Chinese style, the Prayer Hall, and the Stele Pavilion. Many important cultural relics, such as steles from the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) and cupreous hollowware from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), are preserved in the mosque. Now Niujie area outside the mosque is the residential place for more than 13,000 Chinese speaking Hui Muslims in Beijing.
     
     
    Salat Prayer at Beijing Madian Mosque
    Beijing Madian Mosque is one of the famous mosques in Beijing with a long history. The area of Madian became a place where Chinese speaking Hui Muslims inhabitated in the Ming Dynasty. It is recorded that the number of Hui Muslims in Madian area was more or less the same like in Niujie area (the place with Niujie Mosque, the largest Hui Muslim commnunity in Beijing). Due to the large Hui Muslim population in Madian area, the mosque was built here during Qing Dynasty Emperor Kangxi's reign (1661-1772). During the Culture Revolution (1966-1976), Madian Mosque was turned into a factory and the prayer room became the workshop. In 1982, the factory was moved away and Madian Mosque was returned to the local Muslim community. However, the prayer room was no longer suitalbe for salat. Local Muslims raised money to rebuid the prayer room and lecture rooms. Covering an area of 3,800 square meters, the newly renovated Madian Mosque is in traditional Chinese courtyard style.
     
     
    Salat Payer at Xian Great Mosque 
    Xian Great Mosque was built in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), and expanded in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). The mosque has a rectangular layout which is from east to west. There are five courtyards inside the mosque. The main buildings include the decorated archway, the prayer hall, the minaret (a traditional Chinese Tower), the scripture hall and the stele pavilion. The principal building is the prayer hall, which can accommodate 1,000 prayers at the same time. In the mosque there are many precious cultural relics, such as epigraphs, tablets, couplets, censers, phylacteries, paintings, hanging lamps and so on. A hand-written copy of the Quran by a well-known Moslem noble in the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) is preserved in the mosque.
     
     
    Salat Payer at Xian Daxuexixiang Mosque
    Xian Daxuexixiang Mosque was built in 705 AD, during the Tang Dynasty. As one of the most ancient mosques in Xian, From Yuan Dynasty to the end of Ming Dynasty, the mosque was renovated for several times. Buildings inside the Mosque include screen walls, stone memorials, gates, 3-room court, reflection pavilion, south hall, north hall, stele pavilion, water rooms, praying hall and so on. The reflection pavilion was said to be built in Song Dynasty, and was renovated for several times after Zhenghe finished his fourth voyages. The well known Zhenghe Stele, or the Rebuilding of Qingjing Temple Stele, is erected inside the South Stele Pavilion. On top of the door of the prayer hall is an inscribed board “Pai Yian Tian Fang”, written by Empress Cixi of Qing Dynasty. The prayer hall covers an area of about 600 square meters, which can have 500 people to pray at the same time.
     
     
    Salat Prayer at Chengdu Huangcheng Mosque
    Chengdu Huangcheng Mosque is the largest mosque in Sichuan. Huangcheng means Royal City because of the mosque location near to a palace of a dynasty in the local history of Sichuan, thus the mosque was name such. The mosque was originally constructed in the 16th century. It was first rebuilt in 1858. In 1917, it was heavily damaged during a war. Subsequently, the size was reduced from 6,600 square meters to 5,000 square meters due to financial constraint. The prayer hall was recently rebuilt. The mosque houses the headquarters of the Islamic Association of Sichuan Province. 
    Salat Prayer at Kunming Shunchengxiang Mosque
    Kunming Shunchengxiang Mosque was first built in the first year of Hongxi (1425), Ming Dynasty(1368-1644) and was rebuilt and enlarged for many times in Qing Dynasty(1644-1911). The existing masjid covers an area of 10,000 square meters. The Mosque is the headquarter of Islamic Association in Yunnan Province.
     
     
    Salat Prayer at Guangzhou Huaisheng Mosque
    Huaisheng Mosque was built by S’ad Ibn Abi Waqqas, a prominent companion of the Holy Prophet, in the early Tang Dynasty (618-970). Huaisheng in Chinese means in memory of Prophet Muhammad. The existing buildings include the Pagoda of Light, Prayer Hall, Minaret, Stele Pavilion, and reception room, etc. The 35.75 meters high Pagoda of Light is the most prominent building in the mosque. The light on the top of the pagoda acts as a lighthouse for ships navigating at night. The carvings outside the Prayer Hall have local features. Since there is a dragon eye tree and a phoenix eye tree on each side of Prayer Hall, the mosque is also called the Dragon and Phoenix Mosque by locals.
     
     
    Salat Prayer at Shanghai Xiaotaoyan Mosque
    Xiaotaoyan Mosque was established in 1917 and rebuilt in 1925 and features the Islamic architectural style. Inside the gate there is a rectangular courtyard. The 500 square meter big prayer hall can accommodate 200 prayers. Since Xiaotaoyuan Mosque was founded, it has established several schools, including the Islam Normal School, the Primary School for Muslims, Mingcheng Primary School, Chongben Primary School, and Shanghai Islam Orphanage. Currently, organizations such as the Management Committee of Mosques in Shanghai, Shanghai Islamic Association are located in Xiaotaoyuan Mosque.
     
     
    Fine Dining at Local Halal Restaurants
    Breakfast will be both Western and Chinese breakfast at hotel. Lunch & dinner will be arranged at local Chinese Halal restaurants near sightseeing places. Please be assured that all lunch and dinner arranged by ICT will be at Halal restaurants with Halal certificate issued by related government offices. We don't arrange pork free meals. If you have special request for Indian, Pakistani, Indonesian, Turkish, Arabian or other cuisines, please advise us in advance and we will arrange accordingly. Please note that Indian, Pakistani, Indonesian, Turkish, Arabian restaurants are always more expensive than Chinese Halal meals. 
     
     
     
    Transportations
    ICT will provide private air-conditioned vehicle during tours with service of experienced drivers. For 2 travelers, we will arrange a private FAW Besturn B70 car; for 3-5 travelers we will arrange a private Refine MPV; for 6-9 travelers we will arrange Joylong 15 seater mini bus; for 10-15 travelers we will arrange Kinglong 21 seater bus or Toyota Coaster Bus; for 16-25 travelers we will arrange Kinglong 33 seater bus; for 26-35 travelers we will arrange Kinglong 45 seater bus.
     
     
     

     

  • Deluxe Hotels for Classic China Tour 15 Days

    Beijing

    Great Wall Hotel Beijing or similar

    Xian

    Grand Noble Hotel Xian or similar

    Chengdu

    Tibet Hotel Chengdu or similar

    Kunming

    Crowne Plaza Kunming or similar

    Guilin

    Lijiang Waterfall Hotel Gulin or similar

    Guangzhou

    China Hotel Guangzhou or similar

    Shanghai

    Crowne Plaza Hotel Shanghai or similar


    Standard Hotels for Classic China Tour 15 Days

    Beijing

    5L Hotel Beijing or similar

    Xian

    Grand New World Hotel Xian or similar

    Chengdu

    Holiday Inn Oriental Plaza Chengdu or similar

    Kunming

    Jinjiang Hotel Kunming or similar

    Guilin

    Bravo Hotel Guilin or similar

    Guangzhou

    Ocean Hotel Guangzhou or similar

    Shanghai

    Ambassador Hotel Shanghai or similar


    Budget Hotels for Classic China Tour 15 Days

    Beijing

    City Inn Happy Valley Beijing or similar

    Xian

    Xian Tianyou International Hotel or similar

    Chengdu

    Garden City Hotel Chengdu or similar

    Kunming

    King World International Hotel Kunming or similar

    Guilin

    Golden Dragonball Hotel Gulin or similar

    Guangzhou

    Furama Hotel Guangzhou or similar

    Shanghai

    Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai or similar

    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Great Wall Hotel Beijing
    Add: No.10 East 3rd ring North Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing
    Tel: +86-10-65905566
     
    Centrally located in the Chaoyang Commercial District, The Great Wall Hotel Beijing offers accommodations just 300 m from Agricultural Exhibition Center Metro Station. It features 4 dining options and an indoor pool. Yonghe Temple and Guozijian are both a 20-minute drive from The Great Wall Hotel Beijing. Beijing Train Station is a 25-minute drive away. Beijing West Station is a 1-hour car journey away. It takes 30 minutes to reach Beijing Capital International Airport by car from the property. Stylish rooms feature modern interiors and floor-to-ceiling windows. Tastefully decorated, all rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV, mini-bar and cozy seating area. A bathtub and shower facilities are in the private bathroom. Silk Road Trattoria restaurant serves a variety of Italian dishes, while French specialties are offered at the French Bistro. At The 21st Floor Chinese Restaurant, guests can enjoy panoramic views of the city while sampling Cantonese and Sichuan food. Recreational choices include relaxing in the sauna, having a body massage, or exercising at the gym. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with currency exchange and car rental services.
     
     
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Grand Noble Hotel Xian 
    Add: No.334 East Street Beilin District, Xian
    Tel: +86-02-87690000
     
    Located in the central business area of Xi'an, Grand Noble Hotel is only a 10-minute walk from the Bell and Drum Tower as well as the Muslim Food Street. It features 6 dining options, a spa and wellness center, while guestrooms offer iPod and MP3 stations and free WiFi access in all areas. Hotel Grand Noble is a 5-minute drive from Xi'an Railway Station and a 10-minute drive from Xi'an History Museum. It takes about 40 minutes by taxi to Xianyang International Airport or Terracotta Warriors. All guest rooms have private bathroom facilities, a mini-bar, and a safety deposit box. Free branded toiletries are offered in the private bathroom. Coffee/tea maker can also be found in the rooms. Guests can work out at the well-equipped fitness center, or make use of the bicycle rental facilities. The hotel also offers a tour desk to arrange day activities. 
     
     
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Tibet Hotel Chengdu
    Add: No.10 North Renmin Road, Chengdu North Railway, Chengdu
    Tel: +86-28-83183388
     
    The Chengdu Tibet Hotel is among the premier hotels in this city, having won the Diamond service Award by the World Golden Key Organization. Guests should be sure to take advantage of the tourist attractions nearby which include the Baoguang Temple, the Chengdu Panda Breeding Research Center, Sanxingdui Museum, Wenshu Monastery, Wolong Panda Reserve, Wuhou Memorial Temple, Mt. Qingcheng Qingyang Temple, and the Thatched Cottage of Du Fu. Both tourists and business travelers alike appreciate its combination of tradition and modern styling. As this hotel is located next to the Jinjiang River, it provides both tranquility and a beautiful view. All of its rooms are luxuriously furnished, highlighted by the elegant bedding.
     
     
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Crowne Plaza Kunming
    Add: No. 399, Qingnian Road, Wuhua District, Kunming
    Tel: +86-871-63158888
     
    If you're looking for a conveniently located hotel in Kunming, look no further than Crowne Plaza Kunming City Centre. From this convenient location, guests can easily access to all the attractions and must-see destinations in this lively city. Also within easy reach are Dongfeng Square, Jinbi Square, and East Pagoda. At Crowne Plaza Kunming City Centre, the excellent service and superior facilities make it an unforgettable stay. To name a few of the hotel's facilities, there are safety deposit boxes, facilities for disabled guests, Wi-Fi in public areas, an executive floor, and a nightclub. Guests can choose from 125 rooms, all of which exude an atmosphere of total peace and harmony. The hotel offers many unique recreational opportunities such as an indoor pool and sauna. Crowne Plaza Kunming City Centre is your one-stop destination for quality hotel accommodations in Kunming.
     
     
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Guilin Lijiang Waterfall Hotel
    Add: No.1 North Shanhu Road, Guilin City Center, Guilin
    Tel: +86-773-2822881
     
    Located in Guilin’s city center, close to many businesses, shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues, Lijiang Waterfall Hotel is an ideal base for business and leisure travelers. Lijiang Waterfall Hotel is 25 kilometers from the international airport and only three kilometers from the railway station. Guilin International Conference Center is only five kilometers away, making it convenient for business travelers. Enjoy East Asian cuisines from the onsite restaurant and enjoy Japanese, Korean, and Chinese selections. Guests can host wedding receptions and company seminars as the multi-function halls can hold up to 500 occupants. The gym is available for the more health conscious travelers while everyone else can lounging by the pool or enjoying a few evening drinks in the lobby. Lijiang Waterfall Hotel can be easily booked with our secure online booking form. Simply enter your dates and click to proceed.
     
     
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star China Hotel Guangzhou
    Add: No. 122 Liu Hua Lu,Guangdong, Yuexiu Distrion, Guangzhou
    Tel: +86-20-86666888
     
    China Hotel has undergone renovation, completing its first stage with 850 new guests rooms boasting a modern décor and world-class Marriott facilities. With an ideal location in the center of Guangzhou, China Hotel - A Marriott Hotel is a 35-minute drive to the Baiyun International Airport. Opposite the hotel is the Guangzhou Jinhan Exhibition Center and the Yuexiu Park Metro Station, providing a hassle-free transportation for guests with direct access to CIEF Pazhou Complex. Easily accessible are top attractions including Museum of Western Han Dynasty, Mausoleum of the Nanyue King, Chen's Clan Temple, and the Night Cruise on the Pearl River. For on-site activities, guests can also take advantage of the huge selection of leisure activities to enjoy, including an outdoor swimming pool, tennis court, 24-hour fitness center, Jacuzzi, as well as a steam and sauna room. There are seven bars and restaurants to choose from such as Café Veranda, which offers a lavish international buffet, and also the luxurious Four Seasons serving the finest Cantonese cuisine. For a post-meal drink, guests can enjoy a refreshing cocktail at Sapphire Lounge. China Hotel - A Marriott Hotel offers the best possible comfort for all of their guests.
     
     
    Deluxe Hotel: 5-star Crowne Plaza Shanghai Hotel
    Add: No. 400 Pan Yu Road, Changning District, Shanghai
    Tel: +86-21-61458888
     
    If you have stayed at one of the many Crown Plazas around the globe, you are already familiar with the quality of service they represent. Crowne Plaza Shanghai Hotel prides themselves on providing a full array of hospitality geared for business. That means you can expect a lot of amenities all under one roof. An excellent business center can be found on-site with meeting facilities and ballrooms that can accommodate corporate or private events. But it's not all business all the time. Guests can relax with the dining options, work out in the well-equipped fitness center, or take advantage of the Olympic-sized indoor pool. A sauna and massage treatments further the chances to get truly relaxed. With all these options and a worldwide track record of good service, you are in good hands during your stay at Crowne Plaza Shanghai Hotel.
     
     
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Beijing 5L Hotel 
    Add: No. 1 Jianguomenwai Street (Jianguomenwai Dajie) Chaoyang District Beijing
    Tel: +86-10-65052277 
     
    Offering free WiFi, Beijing 5L Hotel offers rooms in Beijing, 6 km from Wangfujing Street and 6.3 km from Guijie Street. Well located in the Chaoyang district, this hotel is located 6.6 km from Tiananmen Square. Yonghegong Temple is 8 km away and Forbidden City is 8 km from the hotel. All guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV. A buffet breakfast is available each morning at Beijing 5L Hotel. At the accommodation you'll find a restaurant serving Chinese cuisine. Staff at the reception can help around the clock with guidance on the area. Qianmen Street is 8 km from Beijing 5L Hotel, while Nan Luo Gu Xiang is 8 km from the property. The nearest airport is Beijing Nanyuan Airport, 20.9 km from the hotel.  This is our guests' favorite part of Beijing, according to independent reviews. This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Beijing! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.
     
     
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Grand New World Hotel 
    Add: No. 172 Lian Hu Lu, Lianhu District, Xian
    Tel: +86-29-87216868
     
    Located next to the city wall, the friendly staff at this location can make any stay in Xian effortless and memorable. With 480 rooms, Grand New World Hotel can accommodate a large amount of people, and they usually do because of their popularity and reputation for excellence. The staff realizes that it is difficult to travel in a city where most visitors don’t speak the language, and as a consequence, they make visiting the major tourist sites in the area effortless and efficient. Be sure to check out the Terra-Cotta Warriors, and the Temple of the Eight Immortals is certainly worth a look as well. Considered by many to be the best place to stay in Xian, the Grand New World Hotel will not disappoint, and it is definitely worth a look. Grand New World Hotel can be easily booked with our secure online booking form. Simply enter your dates and click to proceed.
     
     
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza 
    Add: No. 231 Zhiquan Section of East Street, Jinjiang District, Chengdu
    Tel: +86-28-61306688
     
    Conveniently located in Chengdu, Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza is a great base from which to explore this vibrant city. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city's must-see destinations. Offering hotel guests superior services and a broad range of amenities, Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza is committed to ensuring that your stay is as comfortable as possible. While lodging at this wonderful property, guests can enjoy 24-hour front desk, facilities for disabled guests, express check-in/check-out, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas. All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. The hotel's fitness center, indoor pool are ideal places to relax and unwind after a busy day. When you are looking for comfortable and convenient accommodations in Chengdu, make Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza your home away from home.
     
     
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Kunming Jinjiang Hotel
    Add: No. 98 Beijing Road, Guandu District, Kunming
    Tel: 86-871-63138888
     
    For visitors traveling overland, Kunming Jinjiang Hotel is in an ideal location a few minutes's walk from the bus terminal and train station. Located within a 15-minute walk of the hotel, guests will find local souvenir markets, a Wal-Mart, and a Carrefour, and guests paying a visit to the nearby flower market will also discover why Kunming is known as the City of Eternal Spring. Situated close to Kunming's transport hub, this hotel provides ample opportunity for guests to explore the city and its surroundings, with buses, a train, and travel agents in the immediate vicinity. The hotel includes the Shanghai and the Lily restaurant which serve Huaiyan and Yunna specialties. The banquet halls have the capacity to hold anywhere between 20 to 300 people.
     
     
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Guilin Bravo Hotel
    Add: 4 South Ronghu Road, Guilin City Center, Guilin
    Tel: +86-773-2898888
     
    Once known as Holiday In Guilin, this convenient and comfortable accommodation resides next to Ronghu Lake within the city center of Guilin. The hotel is in close proximity to the airport and railway station. With such convenience, guests can easily access popular attractions in Guilin such as the Elephant Trunk Hill and Banyan Lake. Guilin Bravo Hotel offers guests with full hearted services and nicely equipped guestrooms. There are conference and business centers ready for utilization. After a long day of sightseeing, guests may dine in the hotel’s restaurant which offers international and Chinese cuisine throughout the day. All things considered, Guilin Bravo Hotel is excellently located, well appointed, and reasonably priced.
     
     
    Standard Hotel: 4-star Ocean Hotel Guangzhou 
    Add: 412 Huangshi Dong Lu, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
    Tel: +86-20-87765988
     
    This business class hotel, located just 15 minutes from the Chinese Export Complex, is uniquely situated in the business center. The New Baiyun International Airport is just a quick 40-minute drive away, giving guests the perfect location for international connections. The two on-site dining venues serve a comprehensive compilation of Western and authentic local dishes and features a full bar. Ocean Hotel also features a shopping center, karaoke lounge, beauty salon, and a spa. The Ocean Hotel is the perfect business traveler venue due to its ideal location, vast selection of on-site facilities, and its world-class staff.
     
     
    Standard Hotel:4-star Shanghai Ambassador Hotel 
    Add: No.818 Wanhngdu Road, Jingan District, Shanghai
    Tel: +86-21-63357509
     
    This luxury class hotel situated in the CaoJiaDu Commercial Zone, is located near West NanJing Road. Guests will enjoy easy access to the Shanghai Exhibition Center, the commercial zones of ZhongShan Park, and the JingAn Temple. The hotel is also surrounded by a myriad of restaurants, shopping areas, and local markets. The hotel boasts 308 rooms furnished with elegant amenities that promote comfort and offer a special Japanese floor. Additionally, guests can enjoy fine dining and drinks at the Clivia Coffee Shop, the Grand Palace Restaurant, and the Yawara Teppanyaki Restaurant. The Ambassador Hotel is one of the leading international luxury hotels in Shanghai, perfect for guests that want luxury and refinement.
     
      
    Budget Hotel: 3-star City Inn Happy Valley Hotel Beijing 
    Add: Vecchio Shopping Street, North Xiaowuji Road, East 4th Ring, Chaoyang District, Beijing
    Tel: +86-10-67376688
     
    City Inn Happy Valley Beijing is a chain of fine business hotel brand developed by the OCT IHMC, located in the center of Beijing City that gives traveler the great location for business and financial purposes. The hotel is also easily reachable the city’s major shopping area and famous attractions nearby such as Beijing National Stadium, the Summer Palace. The hotel boasts excellent accommodation among Beijing hotels, good service and well appointed facility. In the hotel there are 224 rooms that have contemporary interiors and diverse room types. It offers the ideal setting for conferences, meetings, special events, business trips, and the Internet access helps guests keeping in touch with their friends and family when traveling in Beijing. Free broad video and self-help laundry house are available for guests. Restaurants, Bars, Sauna, Foot Massage, Beauty Salon, Supermarket, Banks, and Hospital are all around the hotel. An attentive and professional staff is always pleased to provide you all the necessary information for your successful Beijing travel.
     
     
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Xian Tianyou International Hotel
    Add: 12 West 2nd Ring Road (Xi Erhuan Nanduan) Lianhu District Xi'an
    Tel: +86-29-87918888
     
    The Xi'an Tianyou International Hotel (Tianyou Guoji Jiudian) is located approximately 32 km (20 mi) from Xi'an Xianyang International Airport. Guests can dine on Chinese dishes at the on-site restaurant and unwind with a drink in the cafe. Business travelers are invited to make the most of the business center and meeting rooms.In their free time, guests can relax in the sauna or treat themselves to a massage. This hotel provides Wi-Fi access in rooms and public areas as well as free parking.
     
     
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Garden City Hotel Chengdu  
    Add: No.8 Daye Road,Yanshikou,Jinjiang Area, Tianfu Square, Chengdu
    Tel: +86-28-86663388
     
    Located in the lovely area of Tianfu Square, Chengdu Garden City Hotel enjoys a commanding position in the sightseeing, shopping, restaurants hub of Chengdu. The city center is merely 1.0 Km away and the airport can be reached within 35 minutes. No less exceptional is the hotel's easy access to the city's myriad attractions and landmarks, such as Yanshikou, Consulate General of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Tianfu Square. Offering hotel guests superior services and a broad range of amenities, Chengdu Garden City Hotel is committed to ensuring that your stay is as comfortable as possible. While lodging at this wonderful property, guests can enjoy 24-hour room service, Wi-Fi in public areas, valet parking, car park, room service. All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. 
     
     
    Budget Hotel: 3-star King World International Hotel Kunming
    Add: No. 96 Beijing Road, Panlong District, Kunming
    Tel: 86-871-63526666
     
    King World International Hotel is a joint-venture three star international standard hotel in downtown Kunming. It lies among financial area in the Spring City. There are 4 languages satellite TV channels to be chosen- that is Chinese, English, Japanese and Thai. You will definitely enjoy yourself here based on their international standard service.
     
     
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Guilin Golden Dragonball Hotel
    Add: No.1 Longzhu Road, Guilin City Center, Guilin
    Tel: +86-733-2833300
     
    Designed for both business and leisure travel, Guilin Golden Dragonball Hotel is ideally situated in Guilin City Center; one of the city's most popular locales. The hotel lies 1 km from the city center and provides accessibility to important town facilities. A well-kempt environment and its proximity to Fuboshan Park, Jingjiang Mansion, Fu Long zhao give to this hotel a special charm. At Guilin Golden Dragonball Hotel, the excellent service and superior facilities make for an unforgettable stay. While lodging at this wonderful property, guests can enjoy casino, 24-hour room service, facilities for disabled guests, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park. All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. Besides, the hotel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. When you are looking for comfortable and convenient accommodations in Guilin, make Guilin Golden Dragonball Hotel your home away from home.
     
     
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Furama Hotel Guangzhou
    Address: No. 316 Changdi Road, 510120 Guangzhou
    Tel: +86-20-8132 3288
     
    The Furama is situated in the bustling Beijing Road and is quite close to the famous shopping center--Haizhu Plaza. It was opened in 1993 and newly decorated in 2001. Elegantly furnished rooms with pleasant panoramic views of the Pearl River and the whole city, it offers a combination of 360 suites and guest rooms.
    Budget Hotel: 3-star Holiday Inn Express Putuo Hotel
    Add: No. 843 Guang fuxi Lu, Putuo District, Shanghai
    Tel: +86-21-61421818
     
    Well-managed and conveniently situated on Guang Fu Xi Road, in the heart of downtown, Holiday Inn Express Putuo Hotel is a great choice for travelers. It's an easy drive to the city center and a short distance of nine kilometers to Hongqiao International Airport. The railway station is also easily accessible along with many scenic destinations such as Jing'an Temple, Jade Buddy Temple, Zhong Shan Park and the Su Zhou River where guests can enjoy the stunning riverside and garden view. Shanghai's prime shopping center is also within close proximity. The seven-story hotel boasts 237 well-appointed guest rooms that come with a modern and simplistic style. All room are non-smoking, featuring satellite TV and individually controlled air conditioning. Catering to the discerning business travelers, the 48 square meters meeting room is ideal and fully-equipped with an array of meeting facilities such as an LCD projector and a DVD player.
     
     

     

  • Get Your Visa before Entering China
    Application Forms from the official website of China embassy of your country. On the application, you will need to provide your travel dates, travel itinerary, and proof of onward travel. The application must be typed with no hand written corrections or it will not be accepted. Please bring the Visa Application Forms together with our Visa Invitation Letter to the Chinese embassy or consulate to apply for China visa. We recommend getting your visa at least two months before trip departure to avoid logistical problems. For individual travelers, single-entry visas are valid for entry within three months. For business people and other regular visitors there are multiple-entry visas good for six months at a time. Each visa is valid for a stay of 30 or 60 days, and can be extended while in China. Please note that if you plan to leave China to visit or do business in another nearby country and then go back to China before returning to your country of origin, you need to apply for Double Entry Visa. If you leave China to visit Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan and then go back to China, you need a Double Entry Visa.
     
    Arrival in Beijing
    This tour starts in Beijing. Beijing has two international airports, Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) and Beijing Daxing International Airport (PKX). Beijing Capital Airport is 29 km (15 miles) to the city center while Beijing Daxing Airport is 46 km (29 miles) to the center of Beijing. Upon your arrival at Beijing airport, ICT tour guide will hold IslamiChina welcome sign with your name and wait at the airport arrival hall.
     
    Departure from Shanghai
    This tour ends in Shanghai. There are two international airports in Shanghai, Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) and Shanghai Pudong (PVG). Pudong mainly serves international flights, while Hongqiao mainly serves domestic and regional flights in East Asia. Hongqiao Airport is closer to the city center (13km / 8 miles) than Pudong (30 km / 19 miles). You will be transferred to your airline terminal building of Shanghai airport on the last day. For your information, Pudong Airport is connected to the magnetic levitation line (Maglev), currently the fastest commercial train in the world. From Longyang Road Metro Station to Pudong airport, the 30-kilometer trip will take only eight minutes. Max speed of Maglev Train can be 430km/h. Please contact us if you want to try Maglev train for your departure in Shanghai.
     
    Deposit Payment
    A deposit of $200 USD per person is required to secure your reservation. Once your deposit has been received, we will send your confirmation letter, materials for your visa application, packing list, and general information to prepare for your trip to China. We will send you Visa Invitation Letter once we receive deposit payment if you need Visa Invitation Letter.
     
    Full Payment
    Full payment should be made 30 days prior to departure. Once full payment has been made, hotels, tour guides, domestic flights/trains and land transportation will be confirmed.
     
    Cancellation
    Cancellations made 31 days or more prior to the scheduled departure date, will receive a 100% refund. Cancellations made within 22 - 30 days will incur a 10% fee. Cancellations made within 15 - 21 days will incur a 30% fee. Cancellations made within 8 - 14 days will incur a 50% fee. Cancellations made within 0 - 7 days will not receive a refund. After the tour has commenced, there is no refund for canceled services due to non-participation, early departure, late arrival, or missed days on tours. Due to time zone differences, the confirmed cancellation date is determined based Beijing time. Please allow 2-5 business days to process and confirm your cancellation request. Once the cancellation is confirmed, you will receive your refund within 14 working days.