Since ancient times it has been said and written, "In heaven above there is paradise, on earth there is Suzhou and Hangzhou". Since the 12th century both cities are frequent subjects of Chinese literature. Today they remain at the nation's artistic center. A visit to Suzhou and Hangzhou is obligatory for all Chinese.
Our program retraces the footsteps of Marco Polo. Observe and appreciate China's ancient glory and timeless treasures. Explore China's proud capital - Beijing; admire the stylish metropolitan Shanghai; wander through the classic gardens of Suzhou; stroll along the cobbled streets in the water town of Tongli; and, savor the fabled Dragon Well Tea in Hangzhou.
This tour features "quality" sites and attractions in China's most cultural regions of Hangzhou and Suzhou. This introductory tour allows our clients to experience a large number of sites without feeling rushed, It is truly among our best value China vacation packages.
Tower of Heaven Peace - gateway to the fabled Forbidden City
Roundtrip non-stop flights between San Francisco (SFO) or New York (JFK) and Beijing via Air China wide-body jet service
First class hotel accommodations including American breakfasts, and with private bath
All China internal air, ground transportations and transfers
Comprehensive private sightseeing tours including entrance fees
24 bountiful meals including 10 American buffet breakfast, 7 lunches and 7 dinners
Unique Culinary Events including an authentic Peking Duck dinner, a traditional Mongolian Barbecue buffet lunch
Special Evening Shows such as Chinese Acrobatics
Professional service of an expert, resident Tour Director throughout China for a group of 10 people or more
Professional local guiding service in each destination city