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China, Yangtze and Tibet Explorer

15 Tage, Beijing nach Shanghai

Statt 2,879 €
15% sparen



Tour auf einen Blick


Tour-Dauer

15
Tage

Startpunkt

Beijing
China

Endpunkt

Shanghai
China

Tour Style

Comfort

Komfort-Level

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Die Tour

Genieße einen Spaziergang entlang der Großen Mauer und eine Radtour entlang der Stadtmauern von Xi'an, lass Tibets Spiritualität in buddhistischen Tempeln und Klostern auf dich einwirken, lerne Pandas in einer Aufzuchtstation in Sichuan hautnah und persönlich kennen, befahre den mächtigen Jangtse auf einem luxuriösen Flussschiff, lerne die Kultur mit einem erfahrenen lokalen Guide kennen



  • G Adventures Abenteuerreisen


    China, Yangtze and Tibet Explorer in wenigen Worten

    Während du entlang der Großen Mauer in die Fußstapfen der alten Krieger trittst, wirst du bemerken, dass du an etwas Großem dran bist. Du wirst mitten ins Herz des Reichs der Mitte gelangen wollen, und unser CEO bringt dich „über die Mauer“. Wir haben nur die besten Experten ausgewählt, die dich tief ins Herzen Chinas bringen und mit dir in der Zeit zurückreisen nach Tibet, wo du eine Lebensart kennenlernst, die in der modernen Welt längst in Vergessenheit geraten ist. Du hast die Gelegenheit, das Dorf zu besuchen, wo die Terrakotta-Krieger entdeckt wurden, und dort ein Mittagessen zu genießen. Du wirst Chinas Künste und Kultur nicht nur erleben, du wirst ein Teil davon werden.


  • Was ist im Preis inkludiert?

    • Ankunftstransfer
    • Besuch des Mutianyu-Abschnitts der Großen Mauer
    • Besichtigung von Platz des Himmlischen Friedens, Verbotener Stadt und Himmelstempel
    • Radtour entlang der Stadtmauern von Xi'an
    • Orientierungs-Spaziergänge durch muslimisches Viertel und Straßenmärkte in Xi'an
    • Besichtigung der Terrakotta-Krieger und Mittagessen in dem Dorf, wo sie entdeckt wurden
    • Orientierungs-Spaziergang am Barkhor-Platz
    • Besichtigung von Jokhang-Tempel, Potala-Palast und Sera-Kloster
    • Besuche das Institut für tibetische Medizin
    • Besuche einen tibetischen Kochkurs und genieße ein lokales Mittagessen
    • Besichtigung einer Panda Aufzuchtstation
    • Bootsfahrt auf dem Jangtse mit Ausflügen zum Fengdu-Tempel und den kleinen Drei Schluchten oder Shennong-Fluss (abhängig von der Jahreszeit)
    • Alle Transfers zwischen den Reisezielen sowie zu inbegriffenen Aktivitäten und zurück.

  • Route der Tour

    Abenteuerreise Route China, Yangtze and Tibet Explorer

    Tag 1 Beijing (1A)

    Ankunft zu jeder Zeit möglich und Transfer zu deinem Hotel. Genieße einen ersten Vorgeschmack auf die chinesische Küche bei einem Willkommens-Menü mit Pekingente.

    Tag 2 Beijing (1F)

    Besichtigung von Platz des Himmlischen Friedens, Verbotener Stadt und Himmelstempel. Am Nachmittag hast du Zeit zur freien Verfügung, um einkaufen zu gehen.

    Tag 3 Beijing (1F)

    Mach einen Spaziergang entlang des 500 Jahre alten Mutianyu-Abschnitts der Großen Chinesischen Mauer. Nimm dir Zeit, um die Türme, Aussichten und die atemberaubende Baukunst dieses einzigartigen Weltwunders zu erkunden. Am Abend steigst du in den Nachtzug nach Xi'an.

    Tage 4-5 Xi'an (2F,1M)

    Erkunde Xi'an auf einer Fahrradtour entlang der uralten Stadtmauern. Am diesem Abend besuchst du das muslimische Viertel und lokale Märkte. Am Tag 5 besuchst du die berühmten Terrakotta-Krieger und genießt danach ein Mittagessen in dem örtlichen Bauerndorf, wo diese unbezahlbaren Artefakte gefunden wurden.

    Tag 6 Lhasa (1F)

    Flug über den Himalaya nach Tibet. Genieße einen Orientierungs-Spaziergang mit einem lokalen Guide über den Barkhor-Platz.

    Tage 7-9 Lhasa (3F,1M)

    Geführte Besichtigung des Potala-Palasts, des heiligen Jokhang-Tempels und des Instituts für tibetische Medizin, wo du mehr über die Spiritualität und Kultur Tibets erfährst. Am Tag 8 besuchst du das Sera-Kloster und nimmst an einem Kochkurs teil, bei dem du mit Fleisch gefüllte tibetische Momo-Teigtaschen zubereiten (und essen) kannst. Tag 9 zur freien Verfügung für optionale Wanderungen, Kloster-Besichtigungen oder um einfach Lhasa auf eigene Faust zu erkunden.

    Tag 10 Chengdu (1F,1A)

    Flug nach Chengdu, wo du beim Abendessen die berühmte und feurige Sichuan-Küche genießen kannst.

    Tag 10 Chongqing (1F)

    Besuche die Panda Aufzuchtstation, wo du diese sanften Tiere beobachten und näher kennenlernen kannst. Danach besteigst du ein luxuriöses Flussschiff für deine erste Nacht auf dem Jangtse.

    Tage 12-13 Flussschiff am Jangtse (2F,2M,2A)

    Bootsfahrt auf dem Jangtse mit täglichen Landausflügen, die unter anderem nach Fengdu, Shibaozhai oder Wanzhou führen können; Fahrt durch Qutang-Schlucht/Wu-Schlucht, Daning-Fluss Kleine Schluchten oder Shennong-Fluss; Fahrt durch die Schiffsschleusen am Drei-Schluchten-Damm und optionaler Ausflug zur Stadt des Weißen Kaisers (alle abhängig von Saison und Bedingungen am Fluss). Entspanne in gut ausgestatteten Kabinen und genieße Aktivitäten an Bord wie Tai Chi, Teeverkostung und Unterricht in chinesischer Schreibkunst.

    Tag 14 Shanghai (1F,1A)

    Besichtigung des Drei-Schluchten-Damms, bevor du nach Shanghai fliegst und ein letztes Abendessen genießt.

    Tag 15 Shanghai (1F)

    Abreise zu jeder Zeit möglich.


  • Tour Details

    Was erwartet dich?

    • Ankunftstransfer
    • Besuch des Mutianyu-Abschnitts der Großen Mauer
    • Besichtigung von Platz des Himmlischen Friedens, Verbotener Stadt und Himmelstempel
    • Radtour entlang der Stadtmauern von Xi'an
    • Orientierungs-Spaziergänge durch muslimisches Viertel und Straßenmärkte in Xi'an
    • Besichtigung der Terrakotta-Krieger und Mittagessen in dem Dorf, wo sie entdeckt wurden
    • Orientierungs-Spaziergang am Barkhor-Platz
    • Besichtigung von Jokhang-Tempel, Potala-Palast und Sera-Kloster
    • Besuche das Institut für tibetische Medizin
    • Besuche einen tibetischen Kochkurs und genieße ein lokales Mittagessen
    • Besichtigung einer Panda Aufzuchtstation
    • Bootsfahrt auf dem Jangtse mit Ausflügen zum Fengdu-Tempel und den kleinen Drei Schluchten oder Shennong-Fluss (abhängig von der Jahreszeit)
    • Alle Transfers zwischen den Reisezielen sowie zu inbegriffenen Aktivitäten und zurück.

    Die Highlights auf einen Blick

    Genieße einen Spaziergang entlang der Großen Mauer und eine Radtour entlang der Stadtmauern von Xi'an, lass Tibets Spiritualität in buddhistischen Tempeln und Klostern auf dich einwirken, lerne Pandas in einer Aufzuchtstation in Sichuan hautnah und persönlich kennen, befahre den mächtigen Jangtse auf einem luxuriösen Flussschiff, lerne die Kultur mit einem erfahrenen lokalen Guide kennen

    Hinweise zur Tourbeschreibung

    The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary. VERY IMPORTANT: Please ensure that you print a final copy of your Trip Details to review a couple of days prior to travel, in case there have been changes that affect your plans.

    Hinweise zum Ablauf der Tour

    While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission. Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.

    Wichtige Hinweise

    LUGGAGE WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS There may be a weight restriction for the internal flight on this tour. Each passenger is allowed to carry one checked bag with a maximum weight of 20 kg (33lbs). Additional bags or excess weight charges may apply. These charges are the responsibility of the passengers.

    Chief Experience Officers?

    Your G Adventures group trip is accompanied by a G Adventures Chief Experience Officer (CEO) in China. The aim of your CEO is to take the hassle out of your travels and to help you have the best trip possible. They will provide information on the places you are travelling through, offer suggestions for things to do and see, recommend great local eating venues and introduce you to our local friends. G Adventures CEOs are experts in their region with a broad, general knowledge of the countries visited on the trip, including historical, cultural, religious and social aspects. We also use local expert guides where we think more specific knowledge will add to the enjoyment of the places we are visiting- we think it's the best of both worlds.

    Gruppengröße

    Max. 15, im Schnitt 10.

    Inkludierte Verpflegung

    14x Frühstück, 4x Mittagessen, 5x Abendessen.

    Verpflegung

    Eating is a big part of traveling. Travelling with G Adventures you experience the vast array of wonderful food that is available out in the world. Our groups tend to eat together to enable you to taste a larger variety of dishes and enjoy each others company. Your CEO will be able to suggest favourite restaurants during your trip. Vegetarians will be able to find a range of different foods, although in some areas the choice maybe limited. For all trips please refer to the meals included and budget information for included meals and meal budgets.

    Empfohlenes Budget für Essen & Trinken

    Plane 300-450 USD für nicht inbegriffene Mahlzeiten ein.

    Transport

    Zug, Minibus, Flussschiff, kleines Kanalboot, Fähre, Flug, zu Fuß.

    Lokale Flüge

    All local flights are included in the cost of your tour unless otherwise noted. It is important that we have your passport information at the time of booking in order to process these tickets. Internal flight tickets are issued locally and will be given to you prior to the flight departure.

    Solo Trip - Für alleine Reisende

    We believe single travellers should not have to pay more to travel so our group trips are designed for shared accommodation and do not involve a single supplement. Single travellers joining group trips are paired in twin or multi-share accommodation with someone of the same sex for the duration of the trip. Some of our Independent trips are designed differently and single travellers on these itineraries must pay the single trip price.

    Unterkunft

    Komforthotels (10 Nächte), Nachtzug (1 Nacht, Soft Sleeper-Klasse), Flussschiff auf dem Jangtse (3 Nächte).

    Hinweise zum eigenen Zimmer

    Nacht 3; Nachtzug.

    Über Unterkünfte

    Overnight train Please note that we do have an overnight train on this trip. Accommodation will be in Soft-sleeper train cars which have 8-9 compartments in one cabin, 4 beds (two upper beds and two down ones) and a sliding door which can be locked in one compartment. While not luxurious-it is clean and comfortable and a fun and adventurous experience. Yangtze River Cruise For our River cruise we use Victoria Cruise lines. Onboard facilities include a single-seating dining room, atrium lobby, two lounges, three bars, a gym, lecture room, library, beauty salon, massage room, and gift shop. All cabins are outside and have private balconies and bathrooms with bathtub and shower. All ships are fully air conditioned and have the latest satellite communications, HBO, CNN, and internet access. Any bar purchases, items of a personal nature such as gifts, laundry, internet, telephone, medical services, spa and beauty services are not included and are payable by the passenger. There is no cash flow aboard, you will simply sign for purchases made and your final bill may be settled during your last night or last day on board, in any major currency, major credit card, or travelers checks. Do not drink the tap water onboard. One bottle of spring water is provided per person per day in your cabin. You may also request boiled water. All water and ice in the Yangtze Club and Dining Room is safe to drink. The water is boiled, treated and filtered. voltage on board is 220 volts (110 volts in the bathroom). Casual attire is recommended on board and ashore. For the captain's cocktail party and farewell banquet, we suggest bringing a dressier outfit. NOTE: The cruise company is subject to change at any time and without notice.

    Anreise zur 1. Unterkunft

    Dong Fang Hotel ( 北京东方饭店 ) #11 Wanming Road 宣武区万明路11号 Xuanwu District Beijing China TEL : +86-10-63014466 We recommend printing out this address with chinese characters to simplify the arrival process; as English is not widely spoken or understood in China.

    Tipps zur Anreise

    An arrival transfer is included with all Comfort tours when you arrive on Day 1, or if you arrive up to three days prior to the tour, and provided that you have booked your pre-accommodation through G Adventures in our joining hotel. Due to customer experience and quality considerations, all services related to the tour must be continuous. Please note that Day 1 is an arrival day and no activities have been planned, so you may arrive at any time. Similarly the last day is a departure day in which no activities are planned. Your CEO will contact you at the hotel on Day 1 and make sure you are settled comfortably. If you arrive late, they will leave you a message detailing what time and where you should meet the next morning. Your CEO will organize a short meeting soon after arrival, during which you will meet other tour participants and receive information about general and specific aspects of the trip. When arriving to Beijing International Airport, you have a few choices on how to get to your starting point hotel. A. Taxi: Follow the signs to the taxi ranks once you have come out of the baggage hall. The ranks are clearly defined, and traffic guards will systematically put you into a taxi. Print out the name of your hotel in Chinese. A taxi ride will take between 34-45 minutes depending on traffic, and should cost between 95-120 Yuan (plus an extra 10 for the tollway). DO NOT GO WITH ANYONE WHO APPROACHES YOU OFFERING A METERED TAXI WHICH IS PARKED IN THE LOT. THEY WILL RIP YOU OFF. B. Airport Express Train: Once you have come out of the luggage hall, follow the signs to the underground Airport Express Line. This line takes you to the center of Beijing, to DONGZHIMEN, where you can transfer to Subway line 2, or take a taxi from here to your hotel. The Airport Express ticket costs 25 yuan. It takes about 16 minutes from Terminal 3 of the Airport to Dongzhimen. Train hours are from 6:30am to 10:30pm. C. If you have paid for an arrival transfer when you booked your trip, our driver will be waiting for you with a G Adventures sign with your name on it. He/She will be waiting for you outside the luggage hall. There most likely will be many signs, so please check carefully for your name.

    Probleme bei der Anreise

    We don't expect any problems, and nor should you, but if for any reason you are unable to commence your trip as scheduled, as soon as possible please contact your starting point hotel, requesting that you speak to or leave a message for your CEO (if you are not on a group tour please refer to the emergency contact details provided in this dossier). If you are unable to get in touch with your leader, please refer to our emergency contact details. If you have pre-booked an airport transfer and have not made contact with our representative within 30 minutes of clearing customs and immigration, please see our Emergency contact details below. As a last resort we recommend that you make your own way to the Starting Point hotel, following the Taxi Instructions below. Please apply to your travel agent on your return for a refund of the transfer cost if this occurs. A. Taxi: Follow the signs to the taxi ranks once you have come out of the baggage hall. The ranks are clearly defined, and traffic guards will systematically put you into a taxi. Print out the name of your hotel in Chinese. A taxi ride will take between 34-45 minutes depending on traffic, and should cost between 95-120 Yuan (plus an extra 10 for the tollway). DO NOT GO WITH ANYONE WHO APPROACHES YOU OFFERING A METERED TAXI WHICH IS PARKED IN THE LOT.

    Notfallkontakte

    Should you need to contact us during a situation of dire need, it is best to first call either the G Adventures Local Representative (if one is listed below) or our G Adventures Local Office. If for any reason you do not receive an immediate answer, please leave a detailed message and contact information, so they may return your call and assist you as soon as possible. AIRPORT TRANSFER If you have purchased an arrival through G Adventures or if an arrival transfer is included in the cost of your tour, please note that: Your arrival transfer has been arranged based on flight information provided to us. If you are advised of a flight schedule change within 48 hours of your scheduled arrival time, we will do our best to rearrange your arrival transfer however we cannot guarantee this. If your arrival transfer does not arrive within 30 minutes after you have exited the arrivals area please take a taxi to your start point hotel If your call is specifically concerning Beijing Airport Transfer complications please call our local G Adventures Transfer provider directly at: +86 1391 0388 356 –Ms Xiaofeng Chen (Beijing) EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBERS G Adventures Local Representative (China) - John Jiang During Office hours (Weekdays, 9am-5pm Local Time): +86 10 6512-8789 Mobile: 13683037670 Email address: johnjiang@chinaadventureltd.com G Adventures Asia Manager: Julie Fitzgerald G Adventures Office Bangkok, Thailand During Office hours (Weekdays, 9am-5pm Local Time) From outside Thailand: +66 2 381 5574 From within Thailand: 02 381 5574 After hours emergency number From outside Thailand: +66 87 049 6074 From within Thailand: 087 049 6074 If you are unable for any reason to contact our local office, please call the numbers listed below, which will connect you directly with our 24 hour Sales team, who will happily assist you. Toll-free, North America only: 1 888 800 4100 Calls from UK: 0844 272 0000 Calls from Germany: 01805 70 90 30 00 Calls from Australia: 1 300 796 618 Calls from New Zealand: 0800 333 307 Outside North America, Australia, New Zealand, Germany and the UK: +1 416 260 0999

    Was packe ich ein?

    What you need to bring depends on the trip you have chosen and the countries or regions you are planning to visit. We suggest that you pack as lightly as possible as your are expected to carry your own luggage. As a rule we try not to have to walk more than 15-20 mintues with your bags which is why we recommend keeping the weight of your bags between 10-15kg/22-30lb. Large suitcases are not recommended for G Adventures trips! Most travellers carry a backpack or rolling bag of small to medium size (no XXL ones please!) as they need to fit under the beds when travelling on sleeper trains. You will also need a day pack/bag to carry water, cameras and other electronics like ipods and mobile phones.

    Empfohlene Packliste

    Documents •Passport (with photocopies) •Travel insurance (with photocopies) •Airline tickets (with photocopies) •USD cash •Credit or debit card (see personal spending money) •G Adventures vouchers, pre-departure information and trip details •Any entry visas or vaccination certificates required •Day pack for daily personal items •Watch or Alarm clock •Flashlight or Headlamp (with extra batteries and bulbs) ▪ Sunblock/Sun hat ▪ Sunglasses •Insect Repellent •Water bottle and Plastic mug for train journeys •Ear plugs for train journeys or light sleepers •Small towel and swim wear •Toiletries (biodegradable) •Sturdy walking shoes/Sport sandals •hand sanitizers/ antibacterial wipes •Money belt •Shorts for summer months (June – September) •Long trousers •Hiking pants/track pants •Shirts/T-shirts •Semi-formal attire •Warm clothes for Nov-April. •Umbrella or waterproof jacket. •Cover for backpack or plastic bags to keep clothes dry. •Ear plugs for train journeys or light sleepers •Pocketknife •Camera and extra memory card/film •Extra batteries (recommended) •Electricity Plug Adapter •First-aid kit (should contain Lip balm with sunscreen, Aspirin, Ibuprofin, malaria pills, band aids/plasters, tape, anti-histamine, antiseptic cream, Imodium or similar tablets for mild cases of diarrhea, re-hydration powder, insect repellent, extra prescription drugs you may be taking) Optional Items: ▪ Personal Entertainment ▪ Binoculars ▪ Waterproof backpack cover

    Reinigung / Laundry

    Laundry facilities are offered by some of our hotels for a charge. There will be times when you may want to or have to do your own laundry so we suggest you bring non-polluting/biodegradable soap.

    Visa

    Please note that visas are the responsibility of the individual traveller. The visa requirements for your trip vary depending on where you are from and where you are going. We keep the following information up to date as much as possible, but rules do change. It is important that you check for yourself with the embassy of each country. Your travel agent can assist. Please, keep in mind that all countries require passports valid for at least 6 months from the moment of departure from the country. CHINA: all nationalities require a visa to visit China Most nationalities also need an official Letter Of Invitation (LOI) before they can apply for their Chinese visa. You can obtain the LOI through our visa support agent in China. The visa support link you need to complete will be sent to you or your travel agent by email when you confirm your booking. You must read the instructions carefully and fill out all the details. When filling out your Chinese Visa Application form, Please ensure that you list the same details as appear on your LOI when filling out your Chinese Visa Application form. Passengers traveling to Tibet: As Tibet continues to be a sensitive area for travel to the Chinese government you must refrain from listing Tibet as one of the places you are going to visit as your application form or your Visa will be denied. We will provide you with the necessary documents to obtain your Chinese Visa, please use the details provided when filling out your Chinese Visa application form. HOW TO FILL IN CHINA LOI FORM ONLINE: As Chinese visas are dated specifically for entry and exit, please ensure you enter the correct dates. We also recommend you add on an extra day to both the start/end of your trip so your visa length will cover any unexpected delays. Please, remember to put exactly the same dates when you fill out the application at the Chinese embassy. Please do not submit the below application until 3 months prior to your entry into China. The details will be forwarded to our local agent in China and you will be emailed your Chinese Invitation Letter (With day by day Itinerary) only once we are within 60 days of the trip start date. Once you have received your LOI you can apply for your visa by going to the nearest Chinese embassy.Please, remember that it is your responsibility to check whether passport details, name spelling and dates on the LOI are correct.

    Weitere Ausgaben

    Every traveller is different and therefore spending money requirements will vary. Some travellers may drink more than others while other travellers like to purchase more souvenirs than most. Please consider your own spending habits when it comes to allowing for drinks, shopping and tipping. Please also remember the following specific recommendations when planning your trip.

    Geld wechseln

    As currency exchange rates in Asia fluctuate often we ask that you refer to the following website for daily exchange rates: www.xe.com. As of March 2014 the exchange rate for China was 1 USD = 6 CNY (Chinese Yuan). Cash (Chinese Yuan) is the best method of money in China. There are some ATM machines at international airports and major cities that accept Visa and debit cards but these should not be relied on as a source of funds. We recommend the use of cash and traveller's cheques in major currencies (USD, CAD, GBP, EUR, AUD, HKD) as a backup. Major credit cards are accepted in a few shops (except for AMEX and Diner's) but they may charge a 2-4% transaction fee.

    Departure Tax

    Departure Tax is included in all International and Domestic tickets in China.

    Trinkgeld

    Traditionally in China tipping is not expected and thus there is no need to tip in restaurants and your general interaction with locals; however, tipping is customary - though not compulsory - in the tourism industry and not only shows an expression of satisfaction it may also be of considerable significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels. There are times during the trip where there is opportunity to tip the local guides or drivers we use. You may do this individually, or your CEO may offer to collect the money and tip as a group. Recommendations for tipping is 3 USD per person per day and depending on the quality and length of the service; ask your CEO for specific recommendations based on the circumstances and culture. A suggestion would be for each group member to contribute anonymously by putting their tip into an envelope. This often works the best and the group as a whole should gather to present the gift to the recipient(s), offering their thanks and showing their appreciation. This method brings the action out into the open, allowing for a friendly and appreciative interaction between the group and the recipient(s). Tipping for service staff on the River cruise is included in the price of your trip. This however, does not include a gratuity to the river guide or cruise director, which may be given at passengers’ discretion based on their satisfaction with services received, as can gratuities for additional special services requested by passengers to individual service staff. Also at the end of each trip if you felt your G Adventures CEO did an outstanding job, tipping is appreciated. The amount is entirely a personal preference, however as a guideline $5 USD per person, per day can be used.

    Weitere mögliche Aktivitäten vor Ort

    Optional activity prices are subject to change and can fluctuate in relation to the high/low season and the number of people on a specific excursion. Not all excursions listed here may be available, due to season, or weather conditions. As generally not a lot of time is spent in start/end cities, you may want to arrange to arrive early, or stay longer after the trip in order to allow sufficient time to participate in optional activities there. All prices are per person in Chinese Yuen (unless stated otherwise), and are subject to change as services are provided by third party operators. Beijing ▪ Cable car at Great Wall - CNY 60.00 ▪ Toboggan at Great Wall - CNY 60.00 ▪ Summer Palace - transfer - CNY2 PP by subway (Taxi or Subway) ▪ Summer Palace - CNY 50.00 (30main entry; 10 Cixi Museum; 10 Dragon boat) ▪ Lama Temple - CNY 25.00 (Subway 2 CNY PP) ▪ Legend of Gongfu Beijing - CNY200-680 ▪ Acrobatic Performance Beijing - CNY180-880 ▪ Beijing Opera Performance - CNY180-680 ▪ Hutong Trishaw Cycle Tour - CNY100-150 ▪ Bike tour Drum Tower & Houhai - CNY 25.00 (Bike Rental) ▪ Factory 798 Art & Galleries - Free ▪ Hutong Cycle tour - 100-150 Xi'an ▪ Bell & Drum Towers - 35CNY - one way; 50 CNY - round trip ▪ Great Mosque - 25CNY ▪ Big Wild Goose Pagoda - 50CNY PP (15CNY per taxi - one way) ▪ Shanxi History Museum - Free (20CNY for non-reserved visitors) ▪ Dumpling Banquet Defachang Restaurant - 108CNY Shanghai ▪ Yuyuan Garden Shanghai - 40CNY ▪ Jinmao Tower - 120CNY ▪ Huangpu River night cruise - 100CNY (10CNY taxi from your hotel to the pier - one way) ▪ Shanghai Museum - Free ▪ Old Town Shanghai - Free ▪ Urban Planning Exhibition Centre - 30CNY ▪ Acrobatic Show Shanghai - 260-600CNY ▪ Oriental Pearl View deck - 120 CNY for second ball view deck;150for third ball view deck ▪ Meglev Train Longyang train station to Pudong Airport - 100CNY (Round Trip) Chengdu ▪Massage CNY 60-150 per hour ▪Cooking Class CNY 150 ▪Wenshu Monastery CNY 5 Lhasa ▪Drepung Monastery CNY 60 ▪Ramoche CNY 40 ▪Day trip to Ganden Monastery CNY 90 ▪Norbulinka (Summer Palace) CNY 60 ***Please note these are examples of the entrance fees charged, this does not include hiring transport to/from the destination (unless stated otherwise)

    Gesundheit

    Please note that Lhasa is at an altitude of over 12,140 ft (3,700 m). You may experience headaches, nausea, lethargy on arrival in Lhasa. It is important to be aware of the affects of altitude on one's tolerance. We recommend that you consult your doctor at home for any altitude sickness medication. Please note inoculations may be required for the country visited. It is your responsibility to consult with your travel doctor for up to date medical travel information well before departure. You should consult your doctor for up-to-date medical information pertaining to the country you are traveling to well before departure. We recommend that you carry a First Aid kit and hand sanitizers / antibacterial wipes as well as a full supply of any personal medical requirements. In Asia, you will not find the same drugs as you get at home. Please be aware that sometimes we are in remote areas and away from medical facilities. Also note that for legal reasons our Leaders are prohibited from administering any type of drug including headache tablets, antibiotics, etc. When selecting your trip please carefully read the brochure and itinerary and assess your ability to cope with our style of travel. Please refer to the Physical and Culture Shock ratings for trip specific information. For travellers over 70 years a completed Medical Form is required. Discovery Adventures reserves the right to exclude any traveller from all or part of a trip without refund if, in the reasonable opinion of the CEO, they are unable to complete the itinerary without undue risk to themselves and/or the rest of the group.

    Allgemeine Sicherheitstipps

    Many national governments provide a regularly updated advice service on safety issues involved with international travel. We recommend that you check your government's advice for their latest travel information before departure. We strongly recommend the use of a neck wallet or money belt while travelling, for the safe keeping of your passport, air tickets, travellers' cheques, cash and other valuable items. Leave your valuable jewellery at home - you won't need it while travelling. Many of the hotels we use have safety deposit boxes, which is the most secure way of storing your valuables. A lock is recommended for securing your luggage. When travelling on a group trip, please note that your CEO has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the trip itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Your CEO will accompany you on all included activities. During your trip you will have some free time to pursue your own interests, relax and take it easy or explore at your leisure. While your CEO will assist you with options available in a given location please note that any optional activities you undertake are not part of your itinerary, and we offer no representations about the safety of the activity or the standard of the operators running them. Please use your own good judgment when selecting an activity in your free time. Although the cities visited on tour are generally safe during the day, there can be risks to wandering throughout any major city at night. It is our recommendation to stay in small groups and to take taxis to and from restaurants, or during night time excursions. Protests and Demonstrations- Protests and demonstrations, even those that are well intended, have the potential to turn violent with no warning. Counter protests can also turn violent. Action by security forces to disperse demonstrators and protesters may occur at any time. If you are in an area where demonstrators or protesters are gathering, avoid the temptation of staying for a good photo opportunity and leave the area immediately. Water based activities have an element of danger and excitement built into them. We recommend only participating in water based activities when accompanied by a guide(s). We make every reasonable effort to ensure the fun and adventurous element of any water based activities (in countries with varying degrees of operating standards) have a balanced approach to safety. It is our policy not to allow our CEOs to make arrangements on your behalf for water based activities that are not accompanied by guide(s). Swimming, including snorkeling, is always at your own risk. We take all prudent measures in relation to your safety. For ways to further enhance your personal safety while traveling, please visit: www.gadventures.com/travel-resources/safety/

    Sicherheit auf dieser Tour

    We strongly recommend the use of a neck wallet or money belt while travelling, for the safe keeping of your passport, air tickets, travellers' cheques, cash and other valuable items. Leave your valuable jewellery at home - yo


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