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Our intimate style and the finest all-balcony ship on the Yangtze distinguish our original journey. Delight in our 5-star hotels and let our expert Chinese Trip Leaders bring you deeper inside the history and culture of their native land.
4-Day Pre-Tour Extension from $1,299
Experience facets of Hong Kong which few visitors ever glimpse.
We include your flight from Shanghai to Hong Kong, 3 nights at the 5-star Kowloon Shangri-La, daily breakfast, lunch at Jimmy’s
Kitchen and our exclusive Be a Hong Kong Insider full-day tour.
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The Fairmont Beijing Hotel brings unprecedented luxury and hospitality offering guests a distinctive stay right in the heart of China’s modern capital business center. Located in the central business district, our distinctive collection of comfortable and contended guest rooms, top-end spa treatments, gym facilities and award-winning restaurants allow our globe-trotting guests to enjoy opulence from all aspects, while on their journey in China’s capital. Continuing The Fairmont Hotel’s global brand of unique hospitality excellence, The Fairmont Hotel Beijing has been recognized in various awards and accolades over the past few years, including Beijing’s Best Business Hotel by TTG Asia 2012, Trip Advisor’s Number One Hotel in 2012, Traveler’s Choice Award in 2013 for Luxury, and Traveler's Choice Award in 2014 for Romance and Luxury.
Tang Dynasty artwork and contemporary style blend beautifully at this new deluxe hotel, ideally located downtown within the ancient walls of the city.
Now a member of prestigious Fairmont Hotels, this historic landmark on the Bund has been splendidly renovated and is once again the city’s premier luxury address.
Now undergoing full refurbishment, China’s finest luxury small ship the Yangzi Explorer will reemerge later this year with a stylish new look in all 62 suites and staterooms. Featuring the most spacious cabins (all with balconies!) and contemporary Chinese style, our luxury shipboard experience will be enhanced with a newly designed restaurant and a talented culinary team focused on an exciting new menu of regional Chinese cuisine and international dishes. Enjoy expertly guided small group excursions enhanced with our enriching shipboard culture + education program. The inviting Explorer Lounge and onboard spa add to your cruising experience.
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Ask about international air service on Cathay Pacific or United, including business class. See your travel agent or call us for current international airfare associated with this program. We offer both economy and business class fares. Prices are in U.S. currency and are per person based on double occupancy, unless otherwise noted. Availability is limited. Extra nights are available before or after your tour.
3 day FreeStyle Tour
Our 3-day FreeStyle Travel package includes a choice of fine hotels, daily breakfast, full day sightseeing with Li River cruise and private car airport transfers.
5 Day Freestyle Tour
4 Day FreeStyle Travel
Our 4-day FreeStyle Tour includes a choice of fine hotels, 6 meals, extensive sightseeing with your own personal car, driver and guide and chauffeured airport transfers.
4 Day Privately Guided Journey
Our resident guide will take you around town like a savvy insider to discover facets of Hong Kong which few visitors ever glimpse! We include transfers, a choice of fine city-center hotels, our exclusive Be a Hong Kong Insider full-day private tour, and more!
(106 Traveler Reviews)
This tour was everything we hoped to visit and more. LiLi Jung, our tour guide made the trip!! We liked the small group (10). We liked the fees that were all inclusive (airfare, excursions, meals, and in-country flights). There is so much culture and history in China, all of the guides were so knowledgeable. Every day ran very smooth....no problems. The best was walking and climbing the Great Wall and seeing the Terra Cotta soldiers.. Read More »
The sights we saw and things we did were amazing. The tour guides were friendly, knowledgeable, and accommodating. We particularly liked the Yangtze River cruise, visit to the panda zoo, Xian and Shanghai portions of the tour. With only one other couple on our tour, we had the ability to tailor the agenda to our preferences, including the amount of time we spent at each location, choices of foods to eat, and ability to add some activities and sights that a larger group would not have been able... Read More »
I was impressed with the efficiency of all involved. The tour guides were waiting for us, we kept on schedule. We never had any long delays waiting for transportation. Good job! Read More »
What delighted me most was walking along China's Great Wall on my own. I also really enjoyed riding in the "peapod" sanpan boat. Read More »
Our guide, Song Jun "Andy" was great and visiting Mrs. Wong's home for lunch in Beijing's hutong by rickshaw. Also, grinding corn, the Terracotta warriors and giant pandas. Read More »
We adopted our daughter from China 17 years ago and wanted to return with her as a high school graduation present. Her and I thought everything about this trip was fabulous. We were very impressed Alexander Roberts staff before the trip such as obtaining visas, emails informing us of documents to be completed and general information to prepare for our adventure. Airline tickets were also purchased through A&R and we received an excellent rate for travelling abroad.
While in the... Read More »
Small group. Well organized. Great guide. Excellent hotels. Wonderful overview of China. Read More »
All of China, great wall, Terra Cotta warriors, everything was very good Read More »
Entire experience, great wall, sampan ride, learning about china, all was well. Excellent travel director, professional, caring and flexible Read More »
Everything was delightful! Especially the pandas, Great wall, our guide was the best. The itinerary was great, we had a wonderful time traveling. It was a great experience. Read More »
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