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Adventures Afloat: Beijing to Hong Kong: A Connoisseur's China

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Program #21573RJ
15 Days | 14 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
China offers many centuries’ worth of treasures to discover. Experience them through expert-led field trips and independently on this voyage from Beijing to Hong Kong. Multiple-day visits to Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong allow you the opportunity to absorb the scope and beauty of these fascinating cities. Onboard the ship, join your Road Scholar group for expert lectures that delve deep into the history, culture and religions of China.


Highlights

• Walk on the Great Wall, visit the Temple of Heaven and ride a rickshaw through narrow alleys during three days of expert-led field trips in Beijing.
• Spend three days experiencing the buzzing metropolis of Shanghai — don’t miss Yu Garden, created by the Ming Dynasty.
• Discover multicultural Hong Kong — you might want to take the tram to Victoria Peak for an incredible view of the skyline.

Program Notes

Programs with Crystal Cruises are designed for the independent traveler. These programs offer a lower base activity level and the option to add shore excursions based on your interests and physical ability. Road Scholar will provide three exclusive field trips and private onboard lectures with our own study leader.

Activity Notes

You must be able to handle your own luggage, get on and off a motor coach, walk a few blocks and climb a few stairs. You may choose shore excursions that are more physically demanding.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Beijing (China), 3 nights; coach to Tianjin, embark Crystal Symphony, 10 nights (ports of call include Yantai, Shanghai, Xiamen); disembark Hong Kong, departure.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Mar 28 — Apr 11, 2015 $4560
Reduced prices starting at $3760
$3760

Special Offer: OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by August 29, 2014 and save $800 off the original program price (the prices shown have already been reduced). Also, receive a $200 shipboard credit to pay for shore excursions or onboard activities.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
13 nights of accommodations
38 meals: 13 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 13 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
4 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences

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