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CTS 2017 Bus Tours

What is a bus tour?

Bus tour is a well-organized group tour with fixed departure date and trip schedule for international visitors. The group size is 10–30 guests. It will enable travelers to make new friends, enjoy group discounted transfers, guide service and admission tickets. It is the best choice for those who want to travel with less expense. We have bus tours in China most major cities.

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Beijing

beijing bus tour

1 Badaling Great Wall and Ming Tombs Tour (8 Hours)

Pick-up from your hotel between 7:00–8:30 am, drive to Ming Tombs (50 miles from downtown).The thirteen Ming Tombs are the best-preserved Chinese imperial tombs with 500 years history. You will visit Changling, the head and the largest tomb of Ming Tombs, where Emperor Yongle (the first emperor in Beijing) and his Empress Xu were buried. The sightseeing on the Ming Tombs takes about 1 hour. The visit to Ming Tombs finishes at about 10:45.

Before having lunch (11:30 am), you will have 45 minutes for a short visit of Jade Carving Factory. The jade carving is a famous special Chinese product, a blend of the excellent skill on carving and Chinese traditional cultures. Having traditional Chinese lunch at restaurant.

After lunch, driving to the Badaling Great Wall. The hike on Badaling Great Wall takes 2 hours. Badaling section is the most famous and best-preserved wall. Its highest point at Badaling is some 800 meters above sea level. Cable car is available and optional.

On the way to hotels, you will have a chance to enjoy Chinese traditional Tea Ceremony. After the tour, transferred back to your hotels.


beijing bus tour

2 Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven & Summer Palace (8 Hours)

Pick up at your hotel between 7:00–7:30 am.This tour starts at northern part of Tian'anmen Square.

Seeing the Tian’anmen Rostrum, it is the symbol of new China. You could see two pairs of 600 years old stone lions, the ornamental columns, the outer golden water bridge and so on. Besides, having chance to view all constructions from distance. Such as the National Flag Pole, the Monument to the People's Hero, the Chairman Mao Zedong Memorial Hall, the Great Hall of People, and the National Museum. From there you will proceed to the Forbidden City, the largest and best-preserved ancient imperial palaces group with 500 years history in the world. Visit the Forbidden City along the central axis from south to north for 2 hours.

On the way to Temple of Heaven, you will have a chance to visit the Chinese traditional medicine culture. After having a short rest, we'll visit the Temple of Heaven — the largest ancient imperial worship architecture group in the world where the ancient Emperors prayed for peace and harvest. The visit to Temple of Heaven takes about 1 hour.

After Chinese lunch (40 minutes) in Restaurant, enjoy a short visit to a pearl free market, which is not to be missed.

Driving (30minutes) to Summer Palace, the largest and most beautiful Chinese imperial garden. It is regarded as a museum of gardens in China. The visit takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes. Transferred back to your hotels.


beijing bus tour

3 Underground Palace & Mutianyu Great Wall Tour (8 Hours)

Pick up travelers from hotel on departure time between 7:00–8:00 am, and then drive to the Ming Tombs (Dingling) — the best-preserved Chinese imperial tombs with 500 years history. Dingling is the underground mausoleum of Emperor Wan Li. The Underground Palace Halls, a labyrinth palace building, were the first royal tomb excavated in accordance with plan in China. Sightseeing for 2 hour.

End the visit of Ming Tombs at about 11:00, before having Chinese traditional lunch (11:30), travelers have 45 minutes to have a short visit of Jade Carving Factory. The jade carving is very famous special local product, it was not only the excellent skill on carving, but also mixes many Chinese traditional cultures in the jade carving.

After having lunch, then driving to Mutianyu Great Wall. Mutianyu Great Wall is known for its beautiful surroundings - dense woods and rich pastures changing colors with the seasons of a year. If you want to reach the highest point, cable car is a good choice (optional).

You are returned to the downtown Beijing, you will have a chance to enjoy the Chinese traditional Tea Ceremony. After the tour, transferred back to your hotels around 6:00pm.


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4 Acrobatic Night Show (3.5 Hours)

Pick up from your hotel in Beijing around 6:00 pm and make sure each attendee will be present on the coach in time from various hotels. Then drive to Beijing Acrobatics Theatre.

Upon arrival at the theatre, you will be taken to your seat with the assistance of both your tour guide and theatre staff who have your pre-reserved entrance tickets. The Acrobatics at Beijing are not to be missed.

They are put on each night and last for about one and half hours. The Beijing Acrobatic Troupe is one of the best in China. An acrobatic show has become one of the most popular evening entertainments for tourists in Beijing. You can enjoy gravity-defying contortionism, juggling, cycling, chair-stacking, and plate–spinning acts and more. The show ends around 9:30 pm, and you will be transferred back to your hotel


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5 Kung–Fu Night Show (3.5 Hours)

Pick up from your hotel in Beijing around 6:00 pm and make sure each attendee will be present on the coach in time from various hotels.

Then drive to Beijing Red Theatre (a former worker's club) — located at No. 44, Xing fu Da Jie, Chongwen District Beijing. Upon arrival at Red Theatre, you will be taken to your seat with the assistance of both your tour guide and theatre staff that has your pre-reserved entrance tickets. The fantastic "The Legend of Kung Fu" is presented by China Heaven Creation International Performing Arts Co., Ltd. (CHC) — China's leading performance art production company.

CHC has collected a group of the best Kung Fu practitioners of China and invited the best directors and designers of the country. The show is a must-see production in Beijing for tourists and Kung Fu lovers.

The show ends around 9:30 pm, and you will be transferred back to your hotel


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6 Beijing Opera Night Show (3.5 Hours)

Pick up from your hotel in Beijing around 6:00 pm and make sure each participant will be on the bus in time from different hotels.

Then go to Beijing Liyuan Theatre — located in Beijing Qianmen Hotel, 175 Yongan Lu, Beijing. Upon arrival at Liyuan Theatre, you will be led to your seat with help of both your tour guide and theatre staff who have your pre-booked entrance tickets. Beijing Opera is mainly about the tales of successive dynasties regarding important historical events, emperors, ministers and generals, geniuses and great beauties, from the ancient times to Yao, Shun, Yu, the Spring and Autumn Period, the Warring States Period and the dynasties of Qin, Han, Sui, Tang, Song, Yuan, Ming, Qing for 5000 years. Popular with western visitors, the Liyuan hosts Peking opera with English subtitles as well as acrobatics performances in the show.

The show ends around 9:30 pm, and you will be transferred back to your hotel


Beijing Tour Cost

  Tours Departure Rate
1 Badaling Great Wall and Ming Tomb Daily $68
2 Forbidden City, Temple of Heven & Summer Palace Daily $85
3 Mutianyu Great Wall and Underground Palace Daily $85
4 Acrobatic Night Show Daily $85
5 Kong Fu Night Show Daily $85
6 Peking Opera Night Show Daily $85

Remarks:

  1. All above tours are daily guaranteed departure
  2. Rates are inclusive of bus transfers, admission ticket, tour guide, listed meal and tax
  3. The rate is for per person. Children is the same rate with adult, kid under 3 years old is free
  4. Tips for driver & guide not included

Shanghai

shanghai bus tour

1 Classic & Modern Shanghai Full-view Sightseeing One Day Bus Tour (9 Hours)

Pick up at your hotel by driver at 7:30, visit:

  • Shanghai Old Street (30 minutes)
  • Yu Garden (1 hour)
  • Typical Shanghai Tea House (30 minutes)
  • The Bund Stroll (40 minutes)
  • Wax Museum (1.5 hour)
  • Featured Shopping at Pearl City (30 minutes)
  • Typical alley at Tianzifang (30 minutes
  • Old French Concession stroll (30 minutes)

Drop off at your hotel before 6 pm.


shanghai bus tour

2 Zhujiajiao Ancient Water Town (9 Hours)

Pick up at your hotel at 12:00 pm and tour Zhujiajiao Water Village — known as the Venice of Shanghai, with a history of more than 1,700 years. Endowed with another elegant name — 'Pearl Stream' — the small town is the best–preserved among the four ancient towns in Shanghai. Unique old bridges across bubbling streams, small rivers shaded by willow trees, and houses with courtyards attached all transport people who have been living amidst the bustle and hustle of the modern big city to a brand–new world full of antiquity, leisure and tranquility.

Drive back to Shanghai and Silk Museum featured shopping (30mintues) Shanghai Night-view Luxury Cruise Tour with buffet on boat. (1.5 hour). It is the best way to appreciate shanghai dramatic and splendid night views, it has become a must for most visitors to Shanghai.

Drop-off service at your hotel before 9 pm.


Shanghai Tour Cost

  Tours Departure Rate
1 Classic & Modern Shanghai Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Sunday $150
2 Picturesque Zhujiajiao Ancient Water Town Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday $190

Remarks:

  1. All above tours are daily guaranteed departure
  2. Rates are inclusive of bus transfers, admission ticket, tour guide, listed meal and tax
  3. The rate is for per person. Children is the same rate with adult, kid under 3 years old is free
  4. Tips for driver & guide not included

Xi'an

Xi'an bus tour

1 Xi’an Coach A Tour (6 Hours)

Pick you up from your hotel at 8:00 am.

Visit Museum of Terra–Cotta Warriors and Emperor Qinshihuang Mausoleum. These terracotta warriors and horses are the size of a real army, and were buried alongside the Emperor in a vast underground palace. Today they constitute a spectacular monument to the power and resources of Imperial China, and to the religious beliefs that informed Chinese spirituality throughout the ages. Lunch at local restaurant. Visit Terra–Cotta Replication Factory on the way back to downtown.

Drop-off at your hotel before 3 pm.


Xi'an bus tour

2 Coach B Xi’an Tour (8 Hours)

Pick you up from your hotel at 8:00 am.

Visit Banpo Neolithic Village, Museum of Terra–Cotta Warriors and Emperor Qinshihuang Mausoleum. Lunch at local restaurant.

Drop-off at your hotel before 5:30 pm.


Xi'an Tour Cost

  Tours Departure Rate
1 Coach A Tour Daily $173
2 Coach B Tour Daily $182

Remarks:

  1. All above tours are daily guaranteed departure
  2. Rates are inclusive of bus transfers, admission ticket, tour guide, listed meal and tax
  3. The rate is for per person. Children is the same rate with adult, kid under 3 years old is free
  4. Tips for driver & guide not included

Guilin

Guilin bus tour

1 Guilin Coach A Tour (8 Hours)

Pick you up from your hotel and drive to MPS Pier.

Take 4 hours cruise ride on Li River for sightseeing. Li River is one of the tour highlights in China. You will enjoy the picturesque limestone mountains, peaceful green fields, farms and villages with water buffalos, cows wondering around on both sides of the river. Lunch on the cruise. After debarkation, your guide will show you around the famous West Street. In the late afternoon, transfer back to your hotel.


Guilin bus tour

2 Guilin Coach B Tour (8 Hours)

Pick you up at your hotel, drive to Longsheng and have a full day excursion for the Rice Terraces and ethnic minority culture.

It takes 2 hours to get to Longji where the terraced field is a fascinating scenic spot for tourist. You also have a chance to go close to two minority nationalities of Zhuang and Yao and enjoy their colorful traditions and customs. Lunch at local restaurant. Then transfer back to your hotel.


Guilin Tour Cost

  Tours Departure Rate
1 Coach A Tour Daily $204
2 Coach B Tour Daily $206

Remarks:

  1. All above tours are daily guaranteed departure
  2. Rates are inclusive of bus transfers, admission ticket, tour guide, listed meal and tax
  3. The rate is for per person. Children is the same rate with adult, kid under 3 years old is free
  4. Tips for driver & guide not included

Hong Kong & Macau

Hong Kong bus tour

1 Half Day Hong Kong Island Tour (6 Hours)

Pick up from your hotel in morning (actual time will be given at the time of reservation).

Tour Peak Tram, Aberdeen Fishing Village, Stanley Market, Tse Suiluen Jewellery Corp. Transfer back to hotel. No meal arrangement for this trip.


Hong Kong bus tour

2 One Day Lantau Explorer Tour (8 Hours)

Pick up from your hotel in morning.

Visit Lantau Island which is almost twice the size of Hong Kong Island and is one of the best-loved outlying islands. With the development of Ngong Ping Village, the island has become the attraction in Hong Kong. Join us to nature on this tour and explore Tai O, a quaint fishing village where the houses are on stilts, visit one of the tallest outdoor seated Buddha statues at the Po Lin Monastery and enjoy a great vegetarian lunch there..


Macau bus tour

3 One Day Macau Tour (8 Hours)

Pick up at your hotel in Hong Kong and transfer to pier. Take a Turbojet to Macau.

Visit Ruins of St Paul’s, Mount Fortress, Section of the Old Walls, Na Tcha Temple and Leal Senado Square. Visit border of the China for photo stop, Souvenir Shop. Lunch at local restaurant. Visit A Ma Temple, Picture stop for Nam Van Lake, Macau Tower (admission fees excluded) and Penha Church, free time at Casino.

Return HK by turbojet and transfer to your hotel.


Hong Kong & Macau Tour Cost

  Tours Departure Rate
1 Half Day HK Island Tour Daily $62
2 One Day Lantau Explorer Tour Daily (vegetarian lunch included) $146
3 One Day Macau Tour Daily (lunch included) $138

Remarks:

  1. All above tours are daily guaranteed departure
  2. Rates are inclusive of bus transfers, admission ticket, tour guide, listed meal and tax
  3. Rate is for per person, children is the same rate with adult, kid under one year old is free
  4. Tips for driver & guide not included
For further enquires or questions, please contact Sam Dong at
samd@chinatravelservice.com

Notes:

  1. After receiving your booking form, it will be processed within 3 working days
  2. When you receive confirmation from us, make full payment based on the invoice and trip schedule
  3. Upon receiving your payment, we will finalize your booking by sending you the voucher
  4. If you don’t like bus tour, but wish a private tour, we can still help you and giving you more tour options
  5. Payment by personal check is fine. If paid by credit card, additional 5% card company charge will be collected

Reconfirmation on the Tour

Tour guide will confirm pick up time and location at 8:30 -9:00 pm on the night before departure by making a call or leaving a message at hotel front desk.

Insurance

There is no insurance coverage in our tour price. We strongly suggest all guests buy their own travel insurance before traveling.

Cancellation

  • 15 days above — No cancellation charge
  • 2–14 days — 30% of the tour cost
  • Within 24 hours — 100% of the tour cost