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Beijing & Xi'an Short Stay

  • Duration
    7 days
  • Tour Type
    Short Stay
  • Tour Style
    Private
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Travel to Beijing and stroll through Tiananmen Square to the Forbidden City, visit the Temple of Heaven and see the exquisite Summer Palace before flying to the former imperial capital of Xian. Whilst in Xian, visit the Terracotta Warriors followed by a visit to the ancient city wall and a stroll through the Muslim Quarter.

  • Included Meals
    Breakfasts: 6 , Lunches: 4 , Dinners: 1
  • Rail Journeys
    1 Journey
  • Physical Rating 1Learn More
    X A reasonable level of fitness is required and you should expect to be on your feet for much of the day. You’ll be getting on and off coaches, trains or boats and walking around the sights, often including steps, plus occasional longer walks. Download the detailed tour dossier for details of your chosen tour. Learn More
    Walking, some steps and time on your feet
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Tour Itinerary

This extension is suitable for those who wish to visit two of the top destinations and cities in China: Beijing and Xian. This extension is private and therefore not all meals are included, which gives you the opportunity to occasionally select your own dining venue, allowing you to immerse further into Chinese culture.

  • Day 1
    Arrive Beijing
    Day 1 Arrive Beijing

    On arrival in Beijing Daxing Airport, Beijing Capital Airport or Beijing railway station, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the remainder of your day at leisure.

  • Day 2
    Discover Beijing
    Day 2 Discover Beijing

    Start your sightseeing at Beijing's symbolic heart, Tiananmen Square, followed by the treasure-filled Forbidden City where you will pass under the famous portrait of Chairman Mao as you enter through the main gate. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon exploring the idyllic gardens of the Summer Palace before sampling the delicious local speciality, Peking Duck, this evening.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 3
    The Great Wall
    Days 3 The Great Wall

    This morning is dedicated to China's most iconic sight - the Great Wall. Taking a walk on this incredible structure is the best way to appreciate both the wall itself and the stunning scenery that it crosses. This afternoon visit the Ming Tombs and the Sacred Way.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
  • Day 4
    The Temple of Heaven
    Day 4 The Temple of Heaven

    Start today's explorations with a visit to China's most renowned Buddhist Temple outside of Tibet, the Lama Temple. Later, soak up the harmonious ambience of the Temple of Heaven, an orderly oasis in a bustling urban landscape.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
  • Day 5
    Bullet train to Xian
    Day 5 Bullet train to Xian

    Enjoy some time at leisure in Beijing before your 5-hour bullet train to the illustrious and age-old city of Xian.

    • Breakfast
  • Day 6
    Terracotta Warriors
    Day 6 Terracotta Warriors

    Spend the morning visiting the enigmatic ranks of the life-like warriors and horses of the Terracotta Army, standing in their original formations at the exact location they were excavated. Later, take a stroll on the 14th century city wall that enclose Xian's old town and wander through the lively Muslim Quarter to explore the Islamic food markets. This evening enjoy a performance of Tang Dynasty dancing.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
  • Day 7
    Depart Xian
    Day 7 Depart Xian

    Check out of your hotel and transfer to Xian airport or railway station where your arrangements end.

    • Breakfast
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • -3°c
  • 3mm
  • Xian
  • 0°c
  • 7mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 0°c
  • 5mm
  • Xian
  • 4°c
  • 10mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 6°c
  • 8mm
  • Xian
  • 9°c
  • 29mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 14°c
  • 21mm
  • Xian
  • 15°c
  • 43mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 20°c
  • 34mm
  • Xian
  • 20°c
  • 60mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 24°c
  • 78mm
  • Xian
  • 25°c
  • 54mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 26°c
  • 185mm
  • Xian
  • 27°c
  • 99mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 25°c
  • 160mm
  • Xian
  • 26°c
  • 71mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 20°c
  • 46mm
  • Xian
  • 21°c
  • 92mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 14°c
  • 22mm
  • Xian
  • 15°c
  • 60mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 5°c
  • 7mm
  • Xian
  • 8°c
  • 24mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • -1°c
  • 3mm
  • Xian
  • 2°c
  • 6mm

Tour Dates & Prices

All of our tour departures include international flights and taxes in the price. If the dates we have available for this tour don't suit your needs, or you are not sure travelling as part of a group is for you, maybe a Private Tour would be more ideal. If your tour departs in less than 30 days, please call our travel experts to book.

If you can find a tour with the same inclusions cheaper, we will match it AND give you a reward. We will also match the price of any Wendy Wu Tour quoted elsewhere and we guarantee the price of your tour will never rise after you've paid.

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Departures for Solo travellers only are available for this tour on selected dates.
In addition to being for solos only these departures feature smaller group sizes, free airport lounge access and complimentary cocktails on arrival.

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There are no dedicated Solo departures for this year. You can enjoy any of our tours with no Single Supplement on our Happy to Share option or explore the solo departures in other years.

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