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Cosmos China Experience with Hong Kong (2185)

12 days from Beijing to Hong Kong 

Cosmos Highlights & Sightseeing

BEIJING
Sightseeing with a Local Guide including headsets; visit Tian’anmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Great Wall; Peking Duck welcome dinner

XI’AN
Sightseeing with Local Guide including headsets; visit the Terracotta Warriors, city wall, and a lacquerware factory; walking tour through Muslim quarter

SHANGHAI
Sightseeing with a Local Guide including headsets; visit Yu Yuan Gardens, the Shanghai Museum, and a silk factory

HONG KONG
Ride on Star Ferry; cable car ride to Victoria Peak; visit the dried seafood market; dim sum lunch; Host service during your stay

Itinerary (2019)

Day 1BEIJING, CHINA.
 Welcome to Beijing, the capital of China! Hotel rooms are available for a mid-afternoon check-in.
Day 2BEIJING.
 Sightseeing today includes a stroll through TIAN’ANMEN SQUARE past Chairman Mao’s Mausoleum and to the treasure-filled FORBIDDEN CITY, the largest and best-preserved collection of ancient buildings in China. During the Ming and Qing Dynasties, it was home to emperors as well as the center of politics. This evening your dinner features the local delicacy, PEKING DUCK. (B,L,D)
Day 3BEIJING.
 The GREAT WALL OF CHINA once stretched 4,000 miles across China’s barren northern terrain from the Bohai Sea to the Gobi Desert. Head north to a village where the Great Wall is well preserved and walk along the wall to enjoy sweeping vistas of this mammoth fortress. (B,L)
Day 4BEIJING–XI’AN.
 Today, fly to Xi’an, the former ancient capital. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. (B)
Day 5XI’AN.
 One of the largest and wealthiest cities in the world when China dominated the silk trade, Xi’an today is an archaeological treasure trove. Sightseeing begins with the enormous tomb of China’s first emperor, Qin Shi Huangdi, accidentally discovered by local farmers in 1974. Marvel at the legion of TERRACOTTA WARRIORS that has been guarding the burial site for 2,000 years. Later, walk along the ancient CITY WALL of Xi’an and visit a CERAMIC and LACQUERWARE factory. (B,L)
Day 6XI’AN–SHANGHAI.
 This morning, take a WALKING TOUR through the lively Muslim Quarter to explore the Islamic food markets before flying to Shanghai, China’s largest city and center of trade. (B)
Day 7SHANGHAI.
 Sightseeing today includes a stroll through the Old Town and the beautiful YU YUAN GARDENS, a place of peace and tranquility in this bustling city. Visit the SHANGHAI MUSEUM, where superb antiquities and fine arts dating back 6,000 years are on display. Walk along the famous Bund with its colonial architecture, and explore the restored Xintiandi area with its unique 1920s-style Shikumen buildings. You will also visit a SILK MUSEUM to learn about the silk-making process. This evening is at your leisure. (B,L)
Day 8SHANGHAI.
 Explore Shanghai at leisure. You may opt to join an optional excursion to the historic water town of Wuzhen, renowned for its Old World charm and picturesque setting. Tonight, join your traveling companions for dinner at your hotel. (B,D)
Day 9SHANGHAI–HONG KONG.
 After breakfast this morning, transfer to the airport for your flight to Hong Kong, Asia’s vibrant commercial capital. (B)
Day 10HONG KONG.
 Your sightseeing tour begins with a ride on the popular STAR FERRY from Kowloon Island to Hong Kong Island. On arrival, take a CABLE-CAR RIDE up Victoria Peak for panoramic vistas. Then, explore the old Sheung Wan neighborhood and visit the DRIED SEAFOOD MARKET. Savor a DIM SUM feast for lunch before traversing the Central District aboard the historic DOUBLE DECKER TRAM, commonly referred to as the “Ding Ding,” due to the sound of its bell. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. (B,L)
Day 11HONG KONG.
 Enjoy free time for independent exploration. (B)
Day 12HONG KONG.
 Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)

Included Cosmos Meals

11 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 2 dinners

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Cosmos Pricing Details

Dates & Prices do not include air travel.
Participation in this vacation requires purchase of the following flights from Cosmos, not included in pricing: (1) roundtrip air from your U.S. gateway and intra-vacation air segments; or (2) intra-vacation air segments only, starting at $838. Required intra-vacation air segments: Beijing/Xi’an; Xi’an/Shanghai; Shanghai/Hong Kong. Air prices were effective on August 15, 2018, and their availability is limited. At the time you purchase your tour, air prices may be higher.

Gratuities for Tour Director, driver, and Local guides are available for pre-purchase on the base vacation. For vacations that include an extension to the base, pre-paid gratuities only include the base portion. Any additional gratuities would need to be paid on trip.

Prices are per person, based on double room occupancy.

Single Room Supplement:
$665

Triple Rooms Reduction per person:
$40 to $65

Extra Nights per person in Beijing:
April–May & September–October: in single room $120; in twin room $65; in triple room $60
June–August: in single room $115; in twin room $63; in triple room $58

Extra Nights per person in Hong Kong:
April & July 12–August 24: in single room $232; in twin room $127; in triple room $109
May–July & August 25–September 29: in single room $202; in twin room $112; in triple room $99
October 11–November 4: in single room $281; in twin room $152; in triple room $126

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Guaranteed Departure 09/22/2018 $2,209.00
Guaranteed Departure 10/27/2018 $2,209.00
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