Day 01 Shanghai
in Shanghai, meet by local guide and be transferred to your hotel.
Day 02 Shanghai (B,L)
Visit the Old
City and Yuyuan Gardens in the morning, then the Shanghai Museum in the
afternoon with 7 floors of priceless arts of every kind. And nearby is one of
China’s finest art museums, The Shanghai Art Museum.
Day 03 Shanghai (B,L)
Today is a
unique day for the arts. Drive to the Jinshan Academy, watch artists create the
most famous folk arts in China, integrating embroidery, paper cutting, wood carving, and cook
stove painting. Next to
the Shanghai Art and Craft Institute where you will find local artists create
their own visions.
Day 04 Shanghai
– Suzhou – Shanghai (B,L)
Today take a
Scenic drive to Suzhou, city of gardens and canals. Visit the symbol of Suzhou,
Tiger Hill and in the afternoon, The Humble Administrators Garden. Later, visit
the Silk Embroidery Institute. View
their collection of historical textiles and watch embroiders create their own
Day 05 Shanghai
– Xi’an (B)
Fly to Xi’an in
the morning. Drive to Huxian County which is known as the Home of Folk
Paintings in China. You can join in the half-day peasant painters' family
visit, which includes a visit to the exhibition hall, and a visit to a local
peasant family's house to watch them create these masterpieces.
Day 06 Xi’an
Visit to the world famous Terra Cotta Museum, Some people call this the 8th
wonder of the world. After lunch visit the Imperial Baths at Huaqing Pool. On
the way back, we will stop at a workshop gallery of some of the most beautiful
furniture in China.
Day 07 Xi’an
– Beijing (B,L)
Fly to Beijing
in the morning. After lunch, visit the Forbidden City, the past residence of the
emperor. While there, stop at the Palace Museum, where you will view priceless
treasures given as gifts to the emperors of China over the years. Later, stop
at Wangfujing shopping street, and visit the Beijing Craftwork and Art Mansion.
Many unique art items are on this street for you to look at and possibly buy.
Day 08 Beijing
In the morning
visit the Summer Palace, the largest imperial garden in the world. In the
Afternoon visit one of the great sights on the world, The Great Wall. You will
Day 09 Beijing
where you visit will be yours to choose. We can arrange any number of special art
gallery or museum trips. There are 23 great art museums and galleries in
Beijing. The choice is yours. Or you may just want to wonder around Beijing
finding your own treasures.
Day 10 Beijing
airport for your departure to the next destination.
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