This leisurely paced tour features a four night stay in Beijing and a three night stay in Shanghai, with hotels located in the heart of each city. Take in everything from the quiet pleasure of lunch with a local family at their home in the Hutongs, to the once-in-a-lifetime thrill of walking on the Great Wall. Explore historic Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. Explore the future of Shanghai during a visit to the Urban Planning Exhibition Center. Visit the oasis of Yuyuan Gardens in the heart of the hustle and bustle of this fast paced city. Experience the honored ancient alongside the visionary futuristic that can only be found in these incredible cities.