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2 days Pottery capital tour at Yixing

Tour Code:JS-QC-01
Duration: 2days
Group Size: 2-15 people
Difficulty level: Moderate or mild
Tour route: Wuxi - Yixing - Shanghai
Tour highlights:
Yixing is crowned as the Pottery Capital of China. It is featured of its charming landscape, long-standing history, culture and diverse folk customs. As a milk-and-honey land, it is splendid in Pottery culture, tea culture, bamboo culture and cave culture. It is located in the Taihu Lake drainage area of Yangtze River Delta. It is the south-most county-level city in Jiangsu Province.

Day and day itinerary

Day01:Shanghai-Wuxi-Yixing.(L)
Place & Transport:Wuxi & Train 
Today's Activities:This morning, take a train to Wuxi. After lunch Then you will take a bus ride to Yixing. pay a visit at Shanjuan Cave with the earliest records in the Third Century. It can be divided into three levels, the two lower levels of the cave are developed as a showy cave in a Chinese way with colored neon lights and other is Waterfall cave. Then, you will go to Yixing Clay Teapot market to take a view. Renowned for Teapot's superb tea brewing qualities, the market offers a rustic, elegant beauty and has been a tea staple in China for centuries. Yixing prices vary widely, from around 20 RMB Yuan for ordinary machine-made teapots to thousands of dollars for those that are collectible and handmade by famous ceramic artists.

Day02:Yixing-Shanghai. (B+L)
Place & Transport: Yixing & Full auto
Today's Activities:Today have a stop at Zhanggong Cave, which is an ancient karst cave, lying on Yufeng Mountain 20 km to the southwest of Yixing City. From the Tang Dynasty, there are numerous distinguished people visiting here with enormous poems and stone carving. Then, you will take a visit at Yixing Ceramics Museum. There you will see how ceramics processed. If you are interesting in participating, you could enjoy DIY and feel like an Artist. It will be gifted to you by the worker's baking there after engraving your name and birthday. In the afternoon head for the railway station and take a safe, fast and comfortable train ride to Shanghai.

Price per person:

 Category

 1 Person

 2-5 Persons

 6-9 Persons

  SSP

 Deluxe Class

 USD573

 USD354

  USD246

 USD55 

 Superior Class

  USD559 

 USD344

 USD235

 USD44 

 Tourist Class

 USD510

  USD322

 USD214

 USD23 

Note: SSP refers to Single Room Supplement Price.

Service included:
1.Hotel accommodation (double occupancy)
2.Entrance fees as mentioned in the itinerary
3.Meal as described. (B=breakfast, L=lunch)
4.Personal Guide & Driver + Private car / van for Private Transfer & sightseeing
5.Service Charge & Government Taxes
6.Round-trip train ticket between Shanghai and Wuxi

Service not included:
1.Personal expenses
2.Tips or gratuities to local driver and guide
3.Single Room Supplement Price

How to book this tour?
Please email us and let us know the information below:
1. Your arrival date and flight number.
2. The name you used to book your hotel.
3. The date that you would like to take this tour.
4. The number of persons in your group that take this tour.

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1. You can book online or by email, tell us which hotel to pick you up, then receive our confirmation email. 
2. When you arrive in Xi'an, our tour guide will hold a sign with your name on it waiting at the exit of railway station there. Don't worry, just find the SIGN.

3.Just fill out the online reservation form, or send your travel request to inquire@chinauniquetour.com  then our tour advisors will contact you with your detail tour information.A phone number and email address where we can easily reach you