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16-Day Beijing, Holy Tibet & Philippines Exploration
Tour Code: 104
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Itinerary Details
Day 1 Entry Beijing
Beijing Great Wall
Meeting on arrival and check in at the well selected hotel. The left hours of the day if any are on your side for free individual arrangements.

Accommodation: Crowne Plaza
Day 2 Beijing
Today's delightful highlights cover Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven. Lunch will be served with an a la carte menu. In the evening, you will enjoy a lively Kung Fu Show at the Red Theatre. (B+L)

Accommodation: Crowne Plaza
Day 3 Beijing
One of the most important activities for the entire Beijing trip is the brief hiking at the Badaling Great Wall. Sichuan food is arranged for lunch at a nice restaurant after a short drive. Continue the visit to the Ming Tombs and the Summer Palace in the afternoon. (B+L)

Accommodation: Crowne Plaza
Day 4 Beijing - Lhasa
Take a morning flight to Lhasa where the altitude is 3,650 meters above sea level. Check into the best hotel in Lhasa and acclimatize yourself to the high altitude in the afternoon. (B)

Accommodation: Four Pionts by Sheraton Hotel
Day 5 Lhasa
Potala Palace, Tibet
Visit Drepung Monastery and the Carpet Factory in the morning and then lunch is scheduled for you.

Continue to visit the Tibet Museum and the Norbulingka Park in the afternoon. (B+L)

Accommodation: Four Pionts by Sheraton Hotel
Day 6 Lhasa
Enjoy a full day religion excursion in Lhasa to the magnificent Potala Palace, the Jokhang Temple,  Sera Monastery, the local bazaar of the Barkhor Street and the Tibetan Traditional Medicine Hospital. A palatable lunch is scheduled for you. (B+L)

Accommodation: Four Pionts by Sheraton Hotel
Day 7 Lhasa - Gyangtse
Drive to Gyangtse and visit the Yamdrok Yumtso Lake on the way. After arriving at Gyangtse, visit Palkhor Monastery and stroll along the Gyangtse Old Street. (B+L)

Accommodation: Gyangtse Hotel
Day 8 Gyangtse - Shigatse
After breakfast, transfer you to Shigatse and check in at the hotel. After a short rest, you will visit the largest temple in Shigatse area, Tashilhunpo Monastery and the New Palace of Panchen. (B+L)

Accommodation: Shigatse Hotel
Day 9 Shigatse - Lhasa
Sera Monastery, Lhasa
Today a long drive will take you back to Lhasa.

Please  enjoy the fascinating natural scenery along the way. (B+L)

Accommodation: Four Points by Sheraton Hotel
Day 10 Lhasa - Shanghai
After visit a Tibetan Family, take flight to Shanghai and transfer to the hotel. (B+L)

Accommodation: Renaissance Shanghai Yuyuan Hotel
Day 11 Shanghai
One full day is to explore Shanghai, including the sightseeing of the Shanghai Museum, the Yuyuan Garden and a short cruise along the Huangpu River. Farewell a la carte lunch will be served for you at a fancy restaurant. You will also have chance to explore the Bund area and visit an old street in Shanghai. (B+L)

Accommodation: Renaissance Shanghai Yuyuan Hotel
Day 12 Shanghai - Manila - Boracay
Be at leisure until the hotel-airport transfer is arranged for you according to your outbound flight schedule to Manila in Philippines, an island country attracting visitors throughout the world with soft beaches, blue sea, bright sunshine and more. The following Philippines tours will be quite relaxing for you to get refreshed to the full extent on one of its most famous islands.  

On arrival in Manila, change to the connecting flight to Boracay, which enjoys the name of “Little Hawaii”. Boracay is one of the islands located in the middle of the Philippines, as well as one of the places of interest in Philippines. The most well-known place in the Boracay is the 5-kilometer-long White Beach. After arriving in the Boracay, you will be free for the whole afternoon and you can arrange your activities by yourselves to get to know the Boracay. (B)

Accommodation: Fairways & Bluewater Boracay
Day 13 Boracay
The whole day will spend at Boracay. You can take part in the full-day tour on the sea at Boracay. And you will tour around the Boracay and its surrounding breaches by the local unique crab boat. Later, you can also choose to go snorkeling, fishing and any other activities. The lunch and dinner today is all barbecue.

Accommodation: Fairways & Bluewater Boracay
Day 14 Boracay
You will enjoy a whole day free today. You can choose to purchase all kinds of exotic handicraft products, or choose to take part in the activities on the water arranged by the leasing corporations, such as the parachute on water, motorcycle and so on. In the evening, the buffet dinner will be specially arranged for you by the hotel.

Accommodation: Fairways & Bluewater Boracay
Day 15 Boracay - Manila
After breakfast, you will take a flight flying back to Manila. The rest of the time will be free for you to arrange by yourselves. You may go shopping at the local department store in Manila and purchase some souvenirs for your friends, or tour around Manila on your own.

Accommodation: Seda Bonifacio Global City
Day 16 Departure from Philippines
There is no scheduled activity arranged in the morning and you can make the arrangement by yourselves. After lunch, you will transfer to visit Rizal Park, a famous tourist resort in Philippines. The park is consisted of three parts, which is the perfect place for the citizens of Manila to rest. After that, you are going to visit the historical monument that marks the independence of the nation. Then you will proceed to visit the cultural centre of the Philippines and the magnificent international meeting centre through the Sunset Avenue. At last, you will travel to the airport by bus for the departure flight leaving from Philippines, and then end the Boracay holidays of the Philippines.