2 Days Beijing Tours from Shanghai by Flight

Tour Route: Shanghai, Beijing, Shanghai

The Main Venue of the 2008 Olympic Games-Bird Nest,The Largest City Center Square-Tiananmen Square,One of The Five World Palaces-Forbidden City,Well Selected 4 Star Hotel Service Quality Guarantee

Private Tour
Day 1 Shanghai to Beijing

Our Shanghai local guide and driver will pick you up from you hotel and escort you to Shanghai airport and take early morning flight to Beijing. While arriving in Beijing, you will be escorted to Mutianyu Great Wall by Beijing tour guide and driver. Mutianyu Great Wall is one of the most beautiful sections of Great Wall in Beijing. Meanwhile, is is less crowded compared with Badaling Great Wall. (Cable Car is optional). (2 hours)

One  the way to the downtown , you will pass through  the Bird's Nest, also called the Olympic National Stadium, we will make a brief stop for you to take some pictures of the huge nest. (0.5 hour)

Meals: Chinese Lunch
Day 2 Beijing to Shanghai

In early morning, you will be picked up from hotel and  visit the Temple of Heaven, the sacred altar for worshiping the God of Heaven in the world. Watch local people playing Taichi morning exercises. 

Then proceed to visit the Tiananmen Square. It is the heart and symbol of Beijing and is the biggest square in the world. It is 500 meters wide ,880 meters long and the ground is paved with light granite slate disposed through special technology treatment. 

Then move to the Forbidden City. The Forbidden City was the seat of Imperial power for 500 years, and is now a major tourist attraction in China. The total area of the complex is 183 acres, so it takes quite a while to walk through, especially if you want to have a close look at everything. All together there are 9,999 1/2 rooms in the Museum, not all of which can be visited.

After the tour, transferred to aiport to catch Beijing to Shanghai flight.
Flight for reference: ZH1883 Beijing — Shanghai / 20:15pm—22:25pm

After your arrival in Shanghai , you will go to your destination yourself (without guide and car service.)  If you need the transfer service, please inform your travel consultant.  

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Travel Period 2-5 travelers 6-9 travelers
Dec.1- Feb.28 US$624 US$551
Mar.1- Nov.30 US$656 US$567

1. All arrangements and first admission/entrance fees of scenic spots specified in the itinerary.
2. Buffet breakfast, Chinese lunch or dinner as listed in the itinerary.
3. Well-equipped commercial vehicle with excellent private guide and driver accompanied on your tour between airports, train stations, scenic spots and hotels.
4. Travel Agency’s Liability Insurance with your tour inside China.
5. Economical airfare of Shanghai-Beijing-Shanghai.
6. Designated Four-star hotel as specified in this itinerary.

1. China entry visa fees.
2. Domestic airfare as specified in the itinerary.
3. Meals not specified in the itinerary and extra and alcoholic or beverages during meals.
4. Tips for guides and drivers.
5. Personal expense: e.g. mini bar, personal telecommunications, laundry, excess baggage charges etc.
6. Excursions and activities not included in itinerary.

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It is flexible to change the duration, attractions, starting and ending cities according to your interests. Also the tour can be extended or shorten as your preference, just let your trip consultant know.
All of the tour packages exclude the international airfares. We suggest you can book it one your own. You can compare the price between OTAs (Expedia, Priceline, Sky scanner...) and the airlines. When you have a confirmed date, set alarm and compare it always.
As the China Visa, we cannot apply for you as we are an China inbound travel company. However, we can send you our invitation letter with our company's official seal to you after you booked the tour from us, which could assist you to get China Visa from China embassy easily. Usually, we suggest you to apply the visa about one month or one month and a half before your travel date.
For the breakfast, it is offered by the hotel you stay, usually Chinese and Western buffet breakfast. As for the lunch, we offer 80RMB per person for a standard Chinese meal at a nice tourist restaurant. If you want to order other kind of meals, such as vegetarian, Muslim meals, Indian Meals, please let your trip consultant know. Dinner usually will be left for you to choose the food you prefer. Our guide will help you to balance each meal such as your taboo, your preference and avoid repeated food. You have to pay for the extra cost if you want to take better or more. The meals on Yangtze Cruise are fixed Chinese and Western Buffet.
All the hotels can be replaced by your favorite ones or you can book your own hotels. And the hotel room we offered here usually is standard with twin beds. If you want to have king-size bed room or suite, please let your trip advisor know. Besides, all the accommodation are quoted on two persons sharing one room. The room supplement must be paid if you want to have a single room.
* Most hotels we offered in our tour package have WIFI in the lobby, and some of which have WIFI in hotel rooms. If you need the WIFI in your room, please make sure with your trip advisor.
We have non-shopping private tour and tour with carefully selected shops. For tour with shops, the price will be lower, and you will enter one or two shops in every tourist city. The shops could be jade, silk, pearl, Chinese tea etc., all of which have strong China's character and is worthy to buy. Each shop will take you around 45 minutes. We promise there is no compulsory consumption at all. You get the situation in your hands.
* Department stores, supermarkets, boutiques, hotel and restaurants in most cities of China do accept the credit card with the sigh of MasterCard, VISA and JCB. However, it does generate commission charge. Please check the regulations with your bank manager.
All domestic flight we offered is the economic class, which you can carry one hand-on luggage no more than 5 kg for free. The total of free registered luggage is no more than 20kg. Excess luggage will charge you some extra fees, be aware of that. The free registered luggage allowance in China domestic train is 20kg.
The insurance provided by us is called Travel Agencies' Liability Insurance, which covers accidents occurring during the activities arranged by travel agency. It does not cover mishaps or physical problems occurring outside the guided tour period or caused by clients themsevles, so we highly suggest you purchase the full coverage travel insurance from your country of origin.
For group of 1-4 passengers, recommend US$ 4-8 per tourist per day for guide, and US$ 2-5 per tourist per day for guide; for group of 5 and above, recommend US$ 2-5 per tourist per day for guide, and US$2-4 per tourist per day for driver. Besides, we highly recommend you to tip every day to encourage better service from them in the next coming days. However, if you have genuine reason not to tip, don't.
Usually, the deposit of tour package accounts for 30% of the total quotation, and the balance should be paid 30 days before your tour date. Payment methods we accept include Bank Transfer and PayPal, Credit Card and so on. More details you can check the Payment Guide page. Moreover, Children who are less than 12 y/o have their own discounts, please contact with your trip advisor.

Hello, I am planning to visit my daughter who is working in Shangahai, we are looking at booking a tour from you to Bejing for two days and my daughter will join us on the tour. What information will you require of me when we book the tour?
Asked by James Henson (Jul.11, 2014)

Travel Consultant (Jul.11, 2014) replied:
Hi James, Thanks for your enquiry. I have sent the tour details via email. Please check your email box for the itinerary and quotation.

What would the cost of the aifare be back to shanghi for Sunday Nov. 17th. Im considering the 2 day trip form shanghi to bejing for Nov. 16th and Nov 17th. What would be the total cost of the trip, including the airfare. What is the pick up tome form the Hilton Shanghi on Sat. Nov 16th and what would be the drop off time on at the Hilton coming home on Sunday NOv. 17th. thank you
Asked by christina (Nov.03, 2013)

Lisa (Nov.03, 2013) replied:
Dear Miss. Christina Kowal, Thank you very much for visiting our website and your enquiry on China travel plan. After carefully checking your request, please kindly check the quotation for your reference: The price is USD556 for 1 person. Price includes 4-star accommodations, Shanghai to Beijing flight, entrance fees, daily lunch, private guide & vehicle service.

We're thinking of taking the 2-day Beijing tour from Shanghai (Holiday Inn Pudong) on Nov 10-11. But we need to catch the 4:30 PM flight out of Beijing on Nov 11. After lunch, can we just have a quick glimpse of the Bird's Nest and still make it to the 4:30 flight? Thanks.
Asked by Lot (Oct.30, 2013)

Trip Consultant (Oct.30, 2013) replied:
Hi Lot, thanks for your question. It\'s no problem to do this tour to match with your flight at 4:30pm. Our tour consultant will email the tour details to you soon.

Why is the airfare back to Shanghai excluded? What would be the cost to include the airfare for 3 adults during the week of 12 November 2013?
Asked by Patricia Rogan (Sep.25, 2013)

Travel Consultant (Sep.25, 2013) replied:
Thanks for your question. The tour plan on our webiste is just for your reference. For the airfare back from Beijing to Shanghai, I can include it if you need. For the detailed price, our CSD will contact you soon with answer.

I want to know how much will I cost for a private boat in the Summer Palace, what about a shared boat?
Asked by July (Jun.01, 2012)

Lead To China Trip Advisor (Jun.01, 2012) replied:
There are 5 kinds of the boat on Kunming Lake in the Summer Palace. If you share the large with others, it is CNY10.00 net per person. For the pedalo, rowing boat and the electrical boat, you need to rent on your own and the charge varies from ¥20 to ¥80 per hour. You should ask on the spot for the detials. Furthermore, you need to pay the deposit.

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