9 Days/8 Nights

Beijing-Kunming-Lijiang-Beijing

Itinerary:   Beijing (4N) Kunming (2N) Lijiang (2N)

DAY 1 Arrive Beijing
Upon arrival at the airport, meet our English-speaking guide who will assist with the transfer to your hotel

DAY 2 Beijing city sightseeing
Morning visit the Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. Afternoon proceed to the Summer Palace. Lunch included.

DAY 3 Great Wall Tour
Morning depart for a full-day excursion to the Great Wall at Badaling section, 75 km away from the city. You will walk along the Wall and enjoy the beautiful view of the northern mountain ranges. Afternoon visit the Sacred Way and the Changling Tomb-one of the Ming Tombs. Lunch included.
(on the way to the Wall, you may stop close to the Olympic venues and take some pictures of the Bird Nest and National Aquatics Center)

DAY 4 Beijing Hutong
Morning depart for a guided tour of the ancient Beijing Hutong by a pedicab ride to see the old city alley and residential area in downtown Beijing including Local family, Kindergarten and Drum tower. Afternoon visit the Lama Temple and the Temple of Heaven. Lunch included.

DAY 5 Beijing-Kunming
Pick you up from your hotel and transfer to the Airport for your flight to Kunming for two nights at 4 star hotel. Visit the Flower and Bird Market in the afternoon.

DAY 6 Kunming
A full day sightseeing includes the visit to the Forest Stone, 83km from Kunming and the Western Hills(including Huating Temple and Longmen Grotto ) Lunch included.

DAY 7 Kunming-Lijiang
Morning fly to Lijiang, meet and transfer to 4 star hotel for two nights. Visit the Black Dragon Pool and the Ancient City. Lunch included.

DAY 8 Lijiang
Sightseeing tour including the visits to the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, the Yuhu Village with the former residence of Dr. Joseph Rock, the Mural in Baisha Village and Yak Meadow. Evening enjoy the Naxi Ancient Music and Dance Performance

DAY 9 Lijiang-Beijing
Transfer to the airport for morning flight to Kunming, then take connecting flight to Beijing or other city