Beijing to Shanghai Adventure

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Beijing to Shanghai Adventure

from £719
Duration: up to 8 days
Countries: China
Trek along the Great Wall, take in ancient and modern China, stroll the historic canals of Suzhou, enjoy a night out at karaoke in modern Shanghai.

Beijing to Shanghai Adventure

China can be intimidating, what with its Great Wall, Forbidden City and army of Terracotta Warriors. This 8-day trip will wipe away any worries—you'll have an expert CEO leading the way and you'll hit the highlights in the company of other young travellers. Get a mix of modern and historic with plenty of time to enjoy the nightlife. Best of all, you're in control—see the sights you like and skip the ones you don't—so it's an adventure you'll never forget.


Day 1 - Beijing
Arrive at any time.

Day 2-3 - Beijing
Step back in time with a visit to the Great Wall. Opt to check out the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square. Overnight train on Day 3.

Day 4-5 - Xi'an
Orientation walk through the Muslim Quarter, then opt to visit the Terracotta Warriors, cycle the ancient city walls or practice tai chi with the locals. Overnight train on Day 5.

Day 6 - Suzhou
Check out the historic canal town of Suzhou, the 'Venice of the East', complete with beautiful Chinese gardens to explore. Opt to take in a traditional Chinese performance complete with ancient costumes, folk singing and dancing.

Day 7 - Shanghai
See the city on an orientation walk then enjoy free time to explore this metropolis. Let loose like the locals on the final evening with a karaoke session in a private room for the group; this is sure to be the most memorable night!

Day 8 - Shanghai
Depart at any time.

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from £719


Call 0333 333 9923 to enquire or book


Allow $120-160 for meals not included


Simple hotels (5 nights), sleeper train (2 nights).


Excursion to the Great Wall. Orientation walks in Xi’an and Shanghai. Private karaoke session for the group in Shanghai.
English-speaking Chinese Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.

About StudentUniverse

StudentUniverse has been supplying the best flight, hotel and tours deals to students around the world for years now and we’re delighted to be the preferred travel partner of and to make your travel experience even more amazing.

We have a great team of travel gurus that understand what a gap year is all about just waiting to help you, and since we are part of the Flight Centre Travel Group we are able to offer the best flights, gap year packages, hostels, tours, volunteer placements and insurance - the works. This is not your average travel agency, it’s the ultimate backpacker travel agency.

If you’d like to get in touch to chat about your travels, even if you’re in the preliminary stages and you’d just like some advice, give us a call on 0333 333 9923 or submit an enquiry to StudentUniverse – we’d love to hear from you.

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