Itinerary

DAY 1 USA - Xiamen

Board the international flight bound for Xiamen, a charming coastal city in Fujian Province in China.

DAY 2 Arrive Xiamen

On arrival at Xiamen Airport, meet your Peony Tours representative and enjoy a comfortable transfer to your five-star hotel in the heart of this buzzing city. After checking in, enjoy the rest of the day to relax. You may enjoy the amenities at your hotel or set out to discover some of the attractions of Xiamen.

Hotels :

★★★★★ Kempinski Hotel Xiamen or Similar

DAY 3 Xiamen - Gulangyu Island - Xiamen

A morning excursion takes you to Gulangyu Island* by ferry. Praised as a “Garden on the Sea”, the island is covered with dense forests, strewn with European style buildings. Your sightseeing tour takes you to Shuzhuang Garden* and Piano Museum*. Return to Xiamen, a panoramic drive showcases the ancient Nanputuo Temple, Yenwu Bridge, and Xiamen University (outside). Afterward, stroll along the main commercial street of the city, Zhongshan Road and enjoy a visit to the beautiful Pailuzhou Park. For dinner, the Xiamen local specialty cuisine will be served.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Special Dinner

Hotels :

★★★★★ Kempinski Hotel Xiamen or Similar

DAY 4 Xiamen - Hua'an - Xiamen

This morning journey to Hua'an. Visit the historic Hua'an Dadi Tulou Cluster*, one of the most magnificent Fujian earth buildings in China and the symbol of all Tulou. A UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. Later in the afternoon return to Xiamen via Island Ring Road. Tonight, sample the Xiamen local seafood cuisine.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Special Dinner

Hotels :

★★★★★ Kempinski Hotel Xiamen or Similar

DAY 5 Xiamen - Quanzhou

This morning continue your tour of Xiamen with a visit to the Hulishan Fortress*, later stop at Wuyuanwan Wetland and Jimei College Village. Later visit the Xiamen Laoyuanzi Scenic area, a popular tourist spot. Afterwards, explore The Laoyuanzi Folk Culture Park* and enjoy the “Legend of Southern Fujian” Show.  Later travel by bus to the ancient city of Quanzhou. View Tumen Street, the main shopping street in Quanzhou and marvel at the old world charm of the numerous historic temples and buildings.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Hotels :

★★★★★ Quanzhou Hotel Nanxing Building or Similar

DAY 6 Quanzhou - Wuyishan

Begin exploring Quanzhou with a visit to Kaiyuan Temple, the largest and most famous Buddhist temple complex in the city. Located Nearby is the famous East-West Pagodas. Later visit the huge Guandi Temple and the landmark Luoyang Bridge, one of the oldest bridges in China, conclude your city tour of Quanzhou. From there a high-speed train brings you to Wuyishan, a remarkable UNESCO World Heritage Site, both for its stunning natural surroundings and wealth of culture. Upon arrival at Wuyishan, head to Wuyishan Square, and enjoy a local Wuyishan Tea Banquet for dinner.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Special Dinner

Hotels :

★★★★★ C & D Resort Wuyi Mountain or Similar

DAY 7 Wuyishan

Your exploration of Wuyishan today begins in Tienyou Peak Scenic Area*. Explore the beautiful Clouds Nest and Tea Cave. After lunch, experience the exciting bamboo rafts on the Nine-Bends Stream*. Then visit the Wuyi Palace* and Street of Song Dynasty*. As the day ends, savor the local flavor with mushroom cuisine for dinner and then enjoy a special outdoor “Impression Dahongpao Show* directed by the renowned Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou. (fee will be refunded if the show is canceled as a result of unforeseen circumstances.)

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Special Dinner

Hotels :

★★★★★ C & D Resort Wuyi Mountain or Similar

DAY 8 Wuyishan - Fuzhou

Today starts with an excursion to Dahongpao Scenic Area* (Big Red Robe). This enchanted valley produces the best tea in Southern China, praised as the “King of the Tea”. Today’s tour features visits to Shuilian Cave, Hawk Beak Rock, and Binxi Path. Later, travel by high-speed rail to Fuzhou, the capital city of Fujian Province, and explore by coach the city-center Wuyi Square. For dinner enjoy Fuzhou local specialty cuisine including Fish Balls and Litchi Pork.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Special Dinner

Hotels :

★★★★★ The Westin Fuzhou Minjiang or Similar

DAY 9 Fuzhou

Spend the whole day touring Fuzhou. First stop is the ancient Gushan Scenic Area, where you will have the chance to explore a well-preserved Taoist temple, Yongquan Temple*. After lunch continue the city tour of Fuzhou discovering Panda World*, the West Lake Park, with a final stop at Nanhou Street of Sanfang Qisiang (Three Lanes and Seven Alleys). This evening, for dinner, enjoy a local specialty Fotiaoqiang (Buddha Jumping over the Wall), the most renowned traditional dish of Fuzhou. 

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Special Dinner

Hotels :

★★★★★ The Westin Fuzhou Minjiang or Similar

DAY 10 Fuzhou - USA

Bid a fond farewell to Fujian as you board your homebound international flight, re-cross the expansive Pacific Ocean once again to arrive back in the United States.

Included: Breakfast

DATE & PRICES

All prices are listed per person (based on double occupancy).

START - END LAND ONLY LAND & AIR SINGLE SUPPL
Mar 13, 2022 - Mar 22, 2022 $1400
$1100
$2000
$1700
$450
Apr 3, 2022 - Apr 12, 2022 $1400
$1100
$2100
$1800
$450
May 8, 2022 - May 17, 2022 $1400
$1100
$2100
$1800
$450
Jun 12, 2022 - Jun 21, 2022 $1400
$1100
$2200
$1900
$450
Jul 10, 2022 - Jul 19, 2022 $1400
$1100
$2200
$1900
$450
Aug 7, 2022 - Aug 16, 2022 $1400
$1100
$2250
$1950
$450
Sep 11, 2022 - Sep 20, 2022 $1400
$1100
$2000
$1700
$450
Oct 9, 2022 - Oct 18, 2022 $1400
$1100
$2100
$1800
$450
Nov 6, 2022 - Nov 15, 2022 $1400
$900
$2000
$1500
$450
Dec 4, 2022 - Dec 13, 2022 $1400
$900
$2000
$1500
$450

* Advertised land only package prices do not include any air tickets.

* Airfare included in Land & Air package is based on Air China (CA) from LAX / SFO / IAH / IAD / JFK, including fuel surcharge and applicable taxes/fees.  To view the airfare for different gateways please use the "Select Gateway" dropdown option at the top of the page or click the "Book Now" button on your desired departure date. 

* Air carrier and routing are at the sole discretion of Peony Tours. 

* For child (2-11 yrs) rates, please refer to Reservation.

* For details of our Air Policy, and Terms & Conditions, please refer to Reservation.

* All prices, itinerary, and hotels are subject to change at any time without prior notice. For the most up-to-date prices please check our website.