2 Days Beijing Tours from Shanghai by Bullet Train

Tour Route: Shanghai, Beijing, Shanghai

Private Tour
Day 1 Shanghai to Beijing by high-speed train

Our Shanghai local tour guide and driver will pick you up in your hotel and transfer you to Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station.   After arrival, our Beijing tour guide and driver pick you up at Beijing South Railway Station and escort you to Mutianyu Great Wall for around 2 hours walking on the wall. It is one of the most beautiful sections of Great Wall in Beijing. Besides, it is less crowded compared with Badaling Great Wall, so you have much more time and better scenery to enjoy. Head back to the downtown Beijing and back to your hotel.

Here is one G train for your reference
Destination: Shanghai to Beijing
Train: No.G102

Duration: 07:00/12:20

Meals: Lunch
Day 2 Beijing to Shanghai

In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel, start your tour with the visit to Tiananmen Square, the largest public square in the world. Then move on to the Forbidden City, the Chinese imperial palace from the mid-Ming Dynasty to the end of the Qing Dynasty.

Continue to bustling and beautiful Shichahai Area behind Beihai Park for Hutong tour. Firstly, take rickshaw enjoying deep Hutong tour in Shichahai Area, then, visiting an ordinary family life in quadrangle dwellings. Later, ascend the Drum Tower and have a bird's eye view of the Old Beijing Shichahai Area.

After lunch, you will be transferred to Beijing South Railway Station to take G train back to Shanghai. Our Shanghai tour guide and driver will escort you to your hotel in Shanghai.

Here is one G train for your reference
Destination: Beijing to Shanghai
Train: No.G19
Duration: 16:00/20:55

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Travel Period 2-5 travelers 6-9 travelers
Dec.1- Feb.28 US$600 US$550
Mar.1- Nov.30 US$630 US$570

1. All transfers and city transportation for your own use
2. Entrance fees and meals as mentioned
3. Private car or van with English speaking guide
4. One-night at the designated Three-star Beijing Hotels above with daily breakfast
5. Shanghai Beijing Shanghai high speed trains (second class)

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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.

Good day, how much would it be for two people (One adult and one child) for the two day package from Shanghai to Beijing? Thanks.
Asked by Pedro Cobos (Jul.26, 2016)

Trip Advisor (Jul.26, 2016) replied:
Hi, Thanks for your inquiry from us. Regarding the tour you need, the best quotation will be USD 490/person based on 2 persons. But could you please let me know your travel date and the age for this child? Then I will give you the accurate quotation for your reference. More details, please kindly check your email. Thanks. Any question or confusion, please contact us by email, my friend.

How much it costs for one person for 2 Days Beijing Tours from Shanghai by Bullet Train
Asked by vijay (Oct.30, 2015)

Trip Advisor (Oct.30, 2015) replied:
Hi Vijay, I have sent the tour details and quotation to your email, please check later. Thank you!

Is there an extra charge for one person traveling alone?
Asked by Brent Flynn (Oct.17, 2014)

Trip Advisor (Oct.17, 2014) replied:
Thanks for your question. Yes, there\'s some extra charge for one person travelling alone. Please kindly check your email with details. Thanks!

We don't wish to have a ricks haw ride and due to injury we could not climb the drum tower. Could we just visit the drum tower and then visit a market.
Asked by Don Blandford (Aug.16, 2014)

Trip Advisor (Aug.16, 2014) replied:
Thanks for your question. The tour you need is a private tour. It will be ok if you don\'t want to have a rickshaw or climb the tower. We will also arrange the tours as your request. Please kindly note.

what is the extra cost to upgrade the travel to first class on the High Speed trains.
Asked by Robert Day (Jan.13, 2014)

Alice Lu (Jan.13, 2014) replied:
Thanks for your question. About your enquiry, if upgrade the second class to first class on the High Speed trains, the extra cost is USD127 per person. Please let me know your detailed requirements. Then we can offer you a precise quotation on this tour.

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