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Essence of Southwest China  - Truly China Travel
13 days

Essence of Southwest China

From Kunming to Hong Kong
Tour Operator:
Truly China Travel
Max group size:
22
Age range:
4 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
166967
From
US $1,644
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Itinerary

Start in Kunming and end in Hong Kong! With the Adventure tour Essence of Southwest China , you have a 13 days tour package taking you through Kunming, China and 6 other destinations in China. Essence of Southwest China includes accommodation in a hotel as well as flights, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1/Arrive in Kunming
  2. Day 2/Kunming to Dali
  3. Day 3/Dali
  4. Day 4/Dali to Lijiang
  5. Day 5/Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge
  6. Day 6/Tiger Leaping Gorge
  7. Day 7/Tiger Leaping Gorge to Shangri-La
  8. Day 8/Shangri-La
  9. Day 9/Shangri-La to Kunming, transfer to Guilin/Yangshuo
  10. Day 10/Yangshuo
  11. Day 11/Yangshuo
  12. Day 12/Yangshuo to Hong Kong
  13. Day 13/Hong Kong (Departure Day)
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Flights
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
11 nights
Sleeper Train
1 night

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Food
    Excellent
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  • 4.4
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    · November 18th, 2019
    Tour was excellent. Better than expected. Amy (the tour leader) was particularly good. Great itinerary - a lot packed into a short time.
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    Trip date: October 2019

Dates & Availability

13 days
Essence of Southwest China
From Kunming to Hong Kong
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Good to Know

  • Currency
    ¥
    Yuan Renminbi
    China
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada you will need an adaptor for types G, I. As a traveller from England you will need an adaptor for types A, B, I. As a traveller from Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types A, B, G. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for types A, B, G, I.

    Type A
    China
    Type B
    China
    Type G
    China
    Type I
    China
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for China. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for China. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for China. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for China. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for China. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for China. Ideally 6 months before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before July 7th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after July 7th, 2021, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Truly China Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Truly China Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    • The following cards are accepted for "Truly China Travel" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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