Days 8-10: Yangtze River Cruise Enjoy a tour of the Three Gorges Dam beforecruising upstream through some of the mostdramatic scenery in the world. Over the nextthree days, we will take a side-trip to thestriking Shennong Stream in a peapod boator visit the Lesser Three Gorges. We alsoenjoy various shore excursions along the way,including the 'Ghost City' of Fengdu with itscaptivating temples. Day 11: Chongqing - GuilinDisembark from the cruise vessel and visitthe Panda House at Chongqing Zoo. Fly to thebeautiful city of Guilin.Days 12-13: Guilin - Yangshuo - GuilinCruise the stunning Li River to Yangshuo and enjoy the breathtaking landscape ofbeautiful limestone hills, tranquil fishingscenes and picturesque villages. The nextday, return to Guilin and visit the colourfulstalagmites and stalactites of Reed FluteCaves. We also see an evening display oftraditional cormorant fishing.Day 14: Guilin - Shanghai Fly to the cosmopolitan city of Shanghai, alsoknown as the 'Paris of the East'. See thesuperb antiquities and fine arts of theShanghai Museum, wander aroundneighbouring People's Square and in theevening enjoy traditional Shanghai cuisine. Day 15: Shanghai Sightseeing today includes a stroll throughthe beautiful Yu Gardens, the Old Town anda walk along the famous Bund with itscolonial architecture. We also visit themodern Pudong area and explore therestored Xintiandi area with its unique 1920'sstyle shikumen buildings. In the evening,enjoy a cruise on the panoramic HuangpuRiver, where the historic Bund and thefuturistic Pudong come face-to-face.Day 16: Shanghai - UKFly to the UK, arriving home later the sameday or the following morning depending onthe airline chosen.Li River, Guilin29Departure Dates & PricesFully Inclusive price includes:Tour departs Sunday and returns Monday*Tour departs Wednesday and returns Thursday**Tour departs Friday and returns Saturday andincurs a weekend flight supplement from £50Prices are fully inclusive from the UK (see page 8)Based on London Heathrow departuresRegional departures available.Flight upgrades available on request.Land only from £1,790 (Beijing - Shanghai).Single room option from £590 (see page 9).Tipping payable locally US$63 (see page 10).Comfortable paced tourClassic TourWonders of China2012 DeparturesPrice04 Mar - 19 Mar£2,29018 Mar - 02 Apr£2,49025 Mar - 09 Apr£2,59001 Apr - 16 Apr08 Apr - 23 Apr£2,69015 Apr - 30 Apr22 Apr - 07 May25 Apr - 10 May*29 Apr - 14 May02 May - 17 May*06 May - 21 May09 May - 24 May*13 May - 28 May16 May - 31 May*20 May - 04 Jun23 May - 07 Jun*27 May - 11 Jun03 Jun - 18 Jun10 Jun - 25 Jun24 Jun - 09 Jul01 Jul - 16 Jul15 Jul - 30 Jul22 Jul - 06 Aug29 Jul - 13 Aug£2,99005 Aug - 20 Aug12 Aug - 27 Aug19 Aug - 03 Sep26 Aug - 10 Sep£2,89029 Aug - 13 Sep*02 Sep - 17 Sep05 Sep - 20 Sep*07 Sep - 22 Sep**09 Sep - 24 Sep12 Sep 27 Sep*14 Sep - 29 Sep**16 Sep - 01 Oct19 Sep - 04 Oct*21 Sep - 06 Oct**23 Sep - 08 Oct26 Sep - 11 Oct*30 Sep - 15 Oct03 Oct - 18 Oct*£2,79007 Oct - 22 Oct14 Oct - 29 Oct21 Oct - 05 Nov£2,69028 Oct - 12 Nov04 Nov - 19 Nov£2,49007 Nov - 22 Nov*£2,39011 Nov - 26 Nov£2,290??International flights and current taxes??Domestic transportation??Accommodation??All meals??Touring with guides and entrance fees??Visa fees for UK passport holdersBook now on 0844 499 3899visit www.wendywutours.co.ukor see your preferred travel agentHong Kong ExtensionDay 16: Shanghai - Hong Kong Fly from Shanghai to Hong Kong andtransfer to your hotel. Day 17: Hong KongEnjoy a half day island tour visitingVictoria Peak, Stanley Market andAberdeen Fishing Village. Theafternoon is at leisure. (B) Day 18: Hong KongEnjoy the day at leisure to furtherexplore Hong Kong. (B) Days 19-20: Hong Kong - UKTransfer to Hong Kong Airport and flyovernight to the UK. (B)Tour Extensions??Hong Kong from £260pp(above)??Tokyo from £490pp(page 80)??Dubai from £260pp(page 81)Great Wall of ChinaWe had a wonderful holiday which wassuperbly organised. We can only applaudyou for putting together a tour that had all the best places to see and was so wellorganised in terms of the transport, hotels and restaurants.Mr & Mrs Stent, September 2010""
Inbound(1N)SHANGHAI (2N)BEIJING (3N)Yangtze River Cruise (4N)YichangChengdu(1N)ChongqingXian (2N)Pandas, ChengduPudong,Days 1-2: UK - Shanghai Fly overnight to the cosmopolitan city ofShanghai, also known as the 'Paris of the East'. Day 3: Shanghai Sightseeing today includes a stroll throughthe beautiful Yu Gardens and the Old Townas well as a visit to the Shanghai Museum,which houses over 120,000 pieces of bronze,coins, jade, ceramics, paintings andcalligraphy. We also walk along the famousBund with its colonial architecture andexplore the restored Xintiandi area with itsunique 1920's style shikumen buildings. Inthe evening, enjoy a cruise on the panoramicHuangpu River, where the historic Bund andthe futuristic Pudong come face-to-face andenjoy traditional Shanghai cuisine. Day 4: Yangtze River Cruise Visit the modern Pudong area with its 21stcentury buildings and then fly to Yichang andboard the Yangtze River Cruise vessel. Days 5-7: Yangtze River Cruise Enjoy a tour of the Three Gorges Dam beforecruising upstream through some of the mostdramatic scenery in the world. Over the nextthree days, we will take a side-trip to thestriking Shennong Stream in a peapod boator visit the Lesser Three Gorges. We alsoenjoy various shore excursions along the way,including the 'Ghost City' of Fengdu with itscaptivating temples and statues. 30AirCoachBoat 14 days from £2,190ppFully Inclusive from the UKThe highlight of this twoweek tour is a four nightcruise on the Yangtze River.Sail through the Three Gorgeswhere the vertical cliffs risedramatically from the water.Add to this a visit to thefamous panda reserve inChengdu and it's easy to see why this tour is a longterm favourite.Majestic YangtzeThis two-week tour combines China's cities with a Yangtze River Cruise "My personalhighlight is the rideon the small, oldwooden sampanboat along theShennong Stream onthe Yangtze River."National Escort Jacky Zhang's tour highlights