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A Visit to Mainland China - Itinerary

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Trip Itinerary



DayDateDescription
1,2May 5,6Flight to Beijing
- Calgary => Vancouver, Vancouver => Beijing, first Chinese dinner
3May 7First day in Beijing
- Tian'an Men Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Beijing Opera
4May 8Second day in Beijing
- Great Wall at Ba Da Ling, Ming Tombs (Wanli Emperor)
5May 9Third day in Beijing
- Babaoshan Cemetery, Lama Temple, Summer Palace, Yuanming Yuan
6May 10Beijing to Qingdao
- morning on our own, Matteo Ricci grave, silk market, flight to Qingdao
7May 11A day in Qingdao
- Tsing Tao brewery, governor's mansion, naval museum, KMT headquarters
8May 12Qingdao to Ji'nan
- bus to Ji'nan, Li Qingzhau park, Daming Hu park, night market
9May 13A day in Qufu and Tai'an
- bus to Qufu, Confucius Temple, Mansion and Forest, bus to Tai'an
10May 14On top of Mount Tai, Ji'nan to Xi'an
- gondola up Tai Shan, top of the mountain, Dai Temple, flight to Xi'an
11May 15Warriors in Xi'an
- terra-cotta warriors, Shaanxi History Museum, Wild Goose Pagoda
12May 16Xi'an to Guilin
- time on our own, Muslim Quarter, Grand Mosque, flight to Guilin
13May 17Down the Li River to Yangshuo
- Li River cruise, afternoon on our own, "Impressions" water show
14May 18Back to Guilin
- countryside tour, Reed Flute Cave, night on the town
15May 19Guilin to Hangzhou
- morning on our own, Elephant Trunk Hill, Fubo Hill, pearl factory, flight to Hangzhou
16May 20Hangzhou to Huangshan (Tunxi)
- Yue Fei grave, West Lake boat trip, tea plantation, bus to Tunxi, "ancient street" tour
17May 21Up the Mountain to Huang Shan Xihai
- Hongcun historic town, ride through the countryside, gondola up the mountain
18May 22A Drive to Nanjing
- early morning sunrise, explore the mountain, bus to Nanjing, evening walk
19May 23A Day in Nanjing
- KMT presidential offices, Sun Yat Sen mausoleum, Yuhuatai Museum, exam center
20May 24Nanjing to Shanghai
- bus to Shanghai, Jade Buddha Temple, Yu Gardens, Chinese acrobats
21May 25A Day in Shangai
- walking the Bund, silk factory, Shanghai Museum, CCP congress site, gift exchange
22May 26Back to Calgary
- morning on our own, Shanghai => Vancouver, Vancouver => Calgary


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