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12 Days Total Solar Eclipse with Amazing Cities Tour

  • Trip highlights: China is a time capsule: ancient cultures and modern miracles in Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai. On 22 July, 2009, to witness the longest total solar eclipse in over a century and watch marvelous spectacle that only the Amazon River's surging tide rivals it in Haining.
  • Tour price: From $ 1,850.00 Price including hotels, tours, meals...
  • Destinations: Beijing, Xian, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Shanghai
  • Tour code: SWEclipse03     
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Day 7  Shanghai (B,L,D)
Today's Activities:
Yuyuan GardenThe Yuyuan Garden, also known as the “Yu Garden”, is an eminent classical Chinese garden and famed as “an architectural miracle in South China”. Inside the Yu Garden, you will be fascinated with traditional Chinese style houses, grottoes, pavilions, ……
Shanghai Acrobats ShowThere are two famous Shanghai Acrobatic Theatres: Shanghai Circus World and Shanghai Acrobatic Troupe. Mostly, performances are held each night and last for about 1.5 - 2 hours. You will marvel at varieties of exciting programs with countless near-im……
Jade Buddha TempleIt's a peaceful refuge from the bustle Shanghai, quite venerable, known for the two white jade Buddha statues imported from Burma. Its classic layout and architectural style of Song Dynasty makes the temple inimitable with neat and strict composition……
Nanjing RoadIf you are a fashion-seeking shoppers, this is the right place for you where all-in-one shopping malls, gorgeous restaurants and spectacular night views can be found. Buildings with distinctive features erect on both side of the street, huge signboar……
Yuyuan MarketLocated next to the Yuyuan Garden, it's a lively market that specializes in traditional Chinese arts and crafts. Souvenir hunters should not miss this hot tourist destination. Also you can try some Shanghai Xiao Long Bao, vegetarian buns, chicken sou……
The BundThe Bund is always the first thing to hit tourists when they visit Shanghai as it is regarded as Shanghai’s magnificent landmark. It is a waterfront area of Pu Xi (Shanghai Old Town), facing the newer part of Shanghai – Pu Dong.

Day 8  Shanghai,Hangzhou (B,L)
Today's Activities:
After tour in Shanghai, transferred to Shanghai railway station to catch the evening train to Hangzhou. Upon arrival at Hangzhou railway station, be met by local tour guide and transferred to the hotel.
Children's PalaceThe Shanghai Children's Palace provides after school education for gifted children. Located on West Yanan Road in central Shanghai, it was founded in 1953 by Song Qingling (Madam Sun Yatsen).
Shanghai MuseumShanghai reputedly holds China's best collection of treasures from ancient bronzes, exquisitely carved jades and Ming and Qing dynasty antique furniture. Every visitor to Shanghai should try to pop in for at least an hour, but it's easy to spend a w……
Oriental Pearl TV TowerWith 467.9 meters in height, It is the forth tower in height in Asia and the sixth tallest in the world, opposite to the Bund. Its transparent elevator will take you to the top, which will offer a quiet good view of Shanghai. The basement houses the ……

Day 9  Hangzhou (B,L)
Today's Activities:
Hangzhou city tour before departing for Haining city, in east of Zhejiang Province (1.5 hours driving). we can well witness the unique astronomical phenomenon-Solar Eclipse (take place on July 22nd, 2009) and watch marvelous spectacle that only the Amazon River's surging tide rivals it in Haining. Stay overnight in Haining.
Lingyin templeLingyin Temple, commonly translated as "Temple of the Soul's Retreat" is one of the largest and wealthiest temples in China. It was originally founded in 326 AD, but has been rebuilt no less than sixteen times since then.
Dragon Well Tea VillageDragon Well Tea is famous for its unique fragrance and flavor, distinguished leaf shape and green color. Dragon Tea and Tiger Spring match each other so well that they are rated together as the two superb specialties in Hangzhou. Visiting the Dragon ……
Six Harmonies PagodaSix Harmony Pagoda is Highly erected by the Qiantang River and to the south of the West Lake, it is a perfect symbol of brick-and-wood structure built in the ancient China. It was first built in 970 AD in the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127). The nam……
West LakeWest Lake is the symbol of Hangzhou. Marco Polo called Hangzhou the most enchanting city in all the world. Hills embrace the lake on three sides; the city proper lies to the east. Ancient Chinese people praised the West Lake area as a land of intoxic……

Day 10  Hangzhou,Suzhou (B,L)
Today's Activities:
Eclipse Day in Haining! The eclipse will start around 8:30am, and the max time of the total phase will last about 5 minutes. Our eclipse site has been arranged at the Qiantang River Tidal Bore viewing area. The inspection tour to the astronomical observatory is highly appreciated. After the astronomical shocking, drive for 1 hour to visit Wuzhen water town. Afterwards, drive for 1.5 hours to Suzhou. Stay overnight in Suzhou.
Wuzhen TownWuzhen is a small town with the history of 1200 years, with its black tiled, tung oil painted timber framework houses, that contrast sharply with its white walls and gray flagging, brings to mind a Chinese ink and wash painting.
Total Solar Eclipse in China on 22 July 2009The solar eclipse will take place on July 22, 2009 and it happens once every three hundred years. The solar eclipse is the longest total solar eclipse that will occur in the twenty-first century. Totality visible in Haining will last for up to 5 minu……

Day 11  Suzhou,Shanghai (B,L)
Today's Activities:
You will be met by local tour guide at the lobby of the hotel, then drive to visit. After tour in Suzhou, transferred to Suzhou railway station for the evening train back to Shanghai. Be met by local tour guide at Shanghai railway station and drive to the hotel.
Suzhou Silk MuseumSilk production in China has a history of 6,000 years. As early as the fifth century B.C., silk was exported to Asia, Europe and Africa along the Old Silk Road, making an outstanding contribution to world civilization. Suzhou has been a silk producer……
Tiger HillTiger Hill (Huqiu) is the most famous sight in Suzhou city, enjoying the reputation of "The first scenic spot in Wu area" by its imposing beauty, including Leisure Spring, Testing Sword Rock, Third Spring, Broken-Pillar-Hall and Mountain Villa Wrappe……
Grand CanalThe Grand Canal, 1,764 km (about 1200 miles) in length, is the longest man-made waterway as well as being the greatest in ancient China, far surpassing the next two grand canals of the world: the Suez and Panama Canals.
Panmen City GatePanmen City Gate: It is the oldest city gate in existence in Suzhou city. It used to be one of the eight city gates during the Spring & Autumn Annals (770-476 BC) when Suzhou was the capital of the Wu Kindom. The current gate was reconstructed in 135……
Lingering GardenLingering Garden: Shouzhou is famouse for its the Gardens. Lingering Garden is an elaborate succession of small gardens. Linging in the garden you would marver this unique architecture art.The Lingering Garden was first built in 1522, one of the four……

Day 12  Shanghai (B)
Today's Activities:
Morning free before departing for Shanghai airport for your flight to your sweet home. Your memorable Solar Eclipse Tour in China ends here.

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