Multi-Day Tour | Private

Discover China - Private Luxury China Tours (11 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Beijing, China To Shanghai, China

Valid for Departures Now Through: 15 Nov 2021

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Beijing, China
The Peninsula Beijing None

DISCOVER CHINA: Beijing & Great Wall, Xian, Guilin & Yangshuo, Shanghai

An exclusive private tour of China for the most discerning luxury traveler.

VIP airport assistance through immigration.

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation at ultra-luxury hotel: The Peninsula Beijing or Aman at Summer Palace

Day 2
Beijing, China
The Peninsula Beijing Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Forbidden City, traditional hutong neighborhoods, temples and parks, markets and antiques districts

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: insider access to private rooms at the Forbidden City, a consultation with a traditional Chinese medicine expert, a private Tai Chi lesson, a private Chinese cooking lesson, Peking Opera performance

Day 3
Beijing, China
The Peninsula Beijing Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver to less-touristy section of the Great Wall of China

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: lunch reservation and modernist architecture tour at Commune by the Great Wall, hiking more remote sections of the Wall, a private gourmet lunch overlooking the Wall, a meeting with a Great Wall scholar

Day 4
Beijing, China
The Peninsula Beijing Breakfast

Half-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Summer Palace, Olympic sites, museums, contemporary art districts, food, markets

Insider access to local artists, art gallery curators or art consultants

Day 5
Xian, China
Sofitel Legend People's Grand Hotel Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Xian

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Xian at luxury hotel

Afternoon private tour with expert guide and driver of Terracotta Warriors, Muslim Quarter, pagodas

Muslim cuisine or dumpling dinner

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: insider access to lower viewing deck of Terracotta Warriors, access to new archaeological discoveries, meeting with local Terracotta Warrior experts and archaeologists

Day 6
Guilin, China
Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin Breakfast

Morning private tour with expert guide and driver of Shaanxi Provincial History Museum, Qin Shihuangdi’s tomb, the Forest of Stelae and the Hanyangling Museum

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Guilin.

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Guilin at luxury hotel

Day 7
Guilin, China
Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin Breakfast

Li River cruise to Yangshuo.

Afternoon private tour of Yangshuo villages and countryside

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: VIP tickets to Impression Liu Sanjie Liu

Day 8
Shanghai, China
The Peninsula Shanghai Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Shanghai

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Shanghai at ultra-luxury hotel

Day 9
Shanghai, China
The Peninsula Shanghai Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Cuisine, museums, history, Art Deco and modern architecture

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: private dumpling-making lesson, personal shoppers (clothing, furniture, art), a tour with an architecture expert, touring the Jewish quarter, tickets for Shanghai Acrobats or Kung Fu performance, meetings with curators

Day 10
Shanghai, China
The Peninsula Shanghai Breakfast

Continue full-day private touring of gardens, art and shopping districts

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: an excursion to Suzhou

Day 11
Shanghai, China
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer

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Description

DISCOVER CHINA: Beijing & Great Wall, Xian, Guilin & Yangshuo, Shanghai

An exclusive private tour of China for the most discerning luxury traveler.

China's most popular destinations are the focus of this classic "highlights of China" tour.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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Reviewed on: 22 Oct 2018

Artisans provided the perfect itinerary for our first trip to Israel. Our guide and driver - Amir and Yaron - were wonderful, personable and knowledgeable. Maria at Artisans was responsive during trip when we had questions as was their local contact. The culinary tour led by Aliza was a highlight. Great experience overall.
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