The Wonders of China - 9 Days

Beijing, Xi'an, Shanghai

Program Highlights & Inclusions

  • Professional ETA Tour Manager throughout your trip
  • Transportation throughout your trip
  • Beijing tours include:
    • Tiananmen Square
    • The Forbidden City
    • The Temple of Heaven
    • Excursion to the Great Wall of China
    • Ming Tomb with Changling and Sacred Way
    • The Summer Palace
    • The 'hutongs' of Beijing
  • Xian tours include:
    • Army of Terracotta Warriors
    • Banpo Village
    • Muslim Quarters and the Great Mosque
    • The Old City Wall
    • Tang Dynasty Show in Xian
    • Shaanxi Provincial Museum
    • The Big Goose Pagoda
  • Shanghai tours include:
    • The Shanghai Museum
    • The Bund
    • Nanjing Road
    • Yu Yuan Garden
    • Jade Buddha Temple
    • The Former French Concession District
    • Evening performance by the Shanghai Acrobatic Troupe

Daily Itinerary

Day 01 – Departure 

Today you'll start your China adventure to make unforgettable memories with your group. 

Day 02 – Arrival in Beijing, China          

Upon arrival in Beijing, you will be greeted at the airport by your Tour Manager and begin your adventures. 

Day 03 – Exploring Beijing

After breakfast, you will participate in a full day city tour, which will include: Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven. In the early evening you will enjoy a traditional Beijing duck dinner.

Day 04 – Great Wall Excursion

After breakfast at your hotel you will go on a full day excursion to the Great Wall of China, and visit the Ming Tomb seeing the Changling and Sacred Way. You will enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant. Later in the afternoon you will return to your hotel in Beijing.

Day 05 – Beijing City Tour, Train to Xi'an

Today you'll have a full day city tour in Beijing, including the Summer Palace and the 'hutongs' tour with a pedi-cab of old Beijing residences. In the Afternoon you will head to the train station for your fast train from Beijing to Xian. 

Day 06 – Xi'an City Tour

This morning, you'll embark in a full day tour including the Army of Terracotta Warriors, Banpo village, Muslim Quarters and the Great Mosque, and the Old City Wall. In the evening you will have a 'Dumpling Banquet’ dinner at a local restaurant and see a famous Tang Dynasty Show. 

Day 07 – Xi'an and Flight to Shanghai

You'll have a half day tour of Shaanxi Provincial Museum and the Big Goose Pagoda. You will then depart to the airport for your flight from Xi'an to Shanghai.

Day 08 – Exploring Shanghai

After a delicious breakfast, you'll start a full day city tour. Among the attractions you will visit today are: Shanghai Museum, the Bund, Nanjing Road, Yu Yuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Former French Concession and Pudong New Area. In the evening you will enjoy a dinner and attend a performance by the Shanghai Acrobatic Troupe. You will then return to your hotel for your last night in Shanghai and China.

Day 09 – Depart Shanghai
After breakfast you will have some free time to shop and explore the city. Then your China adventure will come to an end as you depart back home. 


We know how hidden costs can ruin a program. Our tours are fully inclusive; there are no hidden costs or surcharges.
Once your group enrolls in a trip, the price will never change. Here is what you will get on every trip:


Every single tour that we operate is unique and tailored for your group.

Private Tours

We do not combine your tour group with others.

Online Planning

Take advantage of our innovative tools to make organizing your trip a breeze.

Flexible Payments

We offer a variety of online, scheduled and recurring payment options.

Affordability & Quality

We focus on providing the best experience with the best value for your dollar.

Chaperones travel for free!

Just tell us how many free places you need.

Medical & Trip Delay Insurance

ETA includes up to $100,000 per person in medical coverage and insurance protection for travel delays.

Optional Trip Cancellation Insurance

This even includes a "cancel for any reason" option.

24 Hour Support

We have staff available 24/7 via phone for any emergency.

Full-time Tour Manager

ETA's professional Tour Manager will be with you throughout your trip.

Air, Land & Water Transportation

We include all transportation... to, from and during your trip.


Hotel, homestay and/or hostel options are customized according to your preferences, itinerary and budget.

Sightseeing & Entrance Fees

If it is included in your itinerary, any fees and/or tickets are covered.


You choose which meals are included in your program.