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Chinese Checkers - 11 days - On The Go Tours
11 days

Chinese Checkers - 11 days

From Beijing to Shanghai
Tour Operator:
On The Go Tours
Max group size:
24
Age range:
18 to 70
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
3572
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Highlights

  • Kick off in Beijing, explore the Forbidden City and ride around the Hutongs
  • Relax over a delicious Peking Duck dinner and discover the Great Wall
  • Venture to the Longmen's Caves and the home to the Terracotta Warriors

Itinerary

Start in Beijing and end in Shanghai! With the In-depth Cultural tour Chinese Checkers - 11 days, you have a 11 days tour package taking you through Beijing, China and 4 other destinations in China. Chinese Checkers - 11 days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Beijing
  2. Day 2: Beijing
  3. Day 3: Great Wall
  4. Day 4: Juyongguan Pass
  5. Day 5: Luoyang
  6. Day 6: Xi'an
  7. Day 7: Xi'an
  8. Day 8: Xi'an
  9. Day 9: Shanghai
  10. Day 10: Suzhou
  11. Day 11: Shanghai
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  • Guide
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  • Insurance
  • Optional
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Where You'll Stay

Hotel
9 nights
Sleeper Train
1 night

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Accommodation
    Good
    3.9
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.2
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  • CC
    · November 22nd, 2019
    We loved the way the guides showed us around, and gave us ample of time to see the places. Also when we wanted to explore on our own, they gave us good guidance about the subway, etc.
    On The Go Tours commented on this review
    Thankyou very much for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent trip with On The Go Tours. We are pleased you had a wonderful time. Feedback in very important to us to not only congratulate our teams who have done a wonderful job but to also... Show more
    Trip date: October 2019
  • SI
    · November 7th, 2019
    We really enjoyed our tour, we had a small group from different countries. Fang made the trip fun. She was very helpful, letting us know about the places we were seeing. The group became very close, it was a great trip.
    On The Go Tours commented on this review
    Thankyou very much for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent trip with On The Go Tours. We are pleased you had a wonderful time. Feedback in very important to us to not only congratulate our teams who have done a wonderful job but to also... Show more
    Trip date: October 2019
  • CR
    · October 20th, 2019
    gave an overall rating of average because we were not informed at the time of booking that our tour was during the National Holiday in China. Because of this, we were not able to spend quality of time at our destinations, the amount of people at these... Show more
    On The Go Tours commented on this review
    Thankyou very much for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent trip with On The Go Tours. Feedback in very important to us to not only congratulate our teams who have done a wonderful job but to also help us to continually improve. We have... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • Chinese Checkers - 11 days reviewer 4
    · September 25th, 2019
    Lisa was best tour guide..she made us feel comfortable and welcome since throughout our trip.
    On The Go Tours commented on this review
    Thankyou very much for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent trip with On The Go Tours. We are pleased you had a wonderful time. Feedback in very important to us to not only congratulate our teams who have done a wonderful job but to also... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • Chinese Checkers - 11 days reviewer 5
    · September 10th, 2019
    I travelled sole and meet some awesome people on this tour to china. on the go tour was exactly that! on the go. My flight was delayed and my guide was there to greet me. Great start to a tour. Accommodation, meals, transportation was excellent. Our... Show more
    On The Go Tours commented on this review
    Thankyou very much for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent trip with On The Go Tours. We are pleased you had a wonderful time. Feedback in very important to us to not only congratulate our teams who have done a wonderful job but to also... Show more
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    Trip date: July 2019
  • SH
    · June 5th, 2019
    A fantastic educational experience about China - a real eye opener & highly recommended
    Trip date: May 2019
  • RM
    · April 6th, 2019
    We were very pleased with our package coordinated by TourRadar and facilitated via On The Go. The itinerary covered off everything we had hoped for and the guides were knowledgeable and insightful. Other than the Wannian Hotel in Xi'an the... Show more
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    Trip date: March 2019
  • Chinese Checkers - 11 days reviewer 8
    · June 7th, 2018
    I travelled solo on the Chinese Checkers tour with On The Go Tours and had a wonderful time. We had a mix of ages on our tour and we all got on famously. Our guide, Sabrina, was like a mother to us and ensured we were all always happy and having fun.... Show more
    Trip date: March 2017
  • Chinese Checkers - 11 days reviewer 9
    · June 10th, 2017
    Had a fantastic time in China in 2015 . All guides was good very helpful we were the first group at the start of season will use on go tour again.
    On The Go Tours commented on this review
    Hi Vanessa, Thank you for taking the time to write about your tour to China. It is great to hear you had an enjoyable time. We hope you will come and travel with us again in the future. On The Go Tours
    Trip date: March 2015

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Chinese Checkers - 11 days
From Beijing to Shanghai
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • What meals are included?

      The following meals are included on this tour: 10 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 2 dinners including a traditional Chinese meal in Beijing and a local dinner in Xi'an.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      Due to the tour being already jam-packed with exciting activities the only optional excursion is a Tang Dynasty, Dinner Show (Price approximately $120AUD).
      Please be aware that this is a guideline only and that the price is subject to change.

    • When and where does the tour end?

      On the last day, the tour ends after breakfast at Ramada Wujiaochang Shanghai and an airport transfer is included for you.
      (Please be aware that the final hotel is subject to change until your documents are released.)

    • When and where does the tour start?

      The first day of this tour is an arrivals day, which means that you can arrive at any time and an airport transfer is included in Beijing, which will take you to the Holiday Inn Temple hotel. (Please note the starting hotel is subject to change until your travel documents are finalised.)

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport arrival and departure transfers are included in the tour price and can be added once your booking is confirmed.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course, we can! Once you have a confirmed booking on this tour, we can request additional accommodation for you with the tour operator.

    • What is the age range?

      On The Go tours cater for everyone from aged 18 to 70 years plus. They do not have any upper age limit, so there a great choice for the young and the young at heart. On a typical tour departure, around 20% of the group will be aged under 35, with 25% aged 35-50, roughly 40% aged between 50 & 65 and finally 15% aged over 65.

    • Are the flights included?

      Flights before and after the tour are not included in the tour price and you need to arrange these separately by yourself once your tour is guaranteed. As we specialise in organising the best tours around the world for you, we are unable to advise on flight prices or book flights on your behalf. If you have not already booked your flights we recommend checking out the following link which is powered by Skyscanner - https://flights.tourradar.com

    • Do I need a visa?

      As a tour booking website, TourRadar cannot organise visas for you on your behalf as the visa requirements are regularly being updated and vary for the nationality of one traveller to the next. It is for this reason that we recommend checking with your local embassy or consulate website for the latest up to date information.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      This is a list of hotels they typically stay at, but please be advised that exact accommodation and details are re-confirmed at time of booking and are subject to change up to 6 weeks prior to departure:

      - Holiday Inn Temple of Heaven, Beijing
      - Holiday Inn Express Beijing Minzuyuan, Beijing
      - Changjuyuan Hotel, Great Wall
      - Peony Plaza, Luoyang
      - Wan Nian Grand Hotel, Xi'an
      - Ramada Wujiaochang Shanghai, Shanghai

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
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      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 October 6th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after October 6th, 2021, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with On The Go Tours. 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 65 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 On The Go Tours will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "On The Go Tours" 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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      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.

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