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Yet_land_bg Dynasties of China & Tibet, Featuring a Yangtze River Cruise

Dates: May 11 - May 25, 2019

Total Duration: 15 days

Cost: From $6,570 per person, double occupancy

Deposit (per participant): $1,000

Activity level: Moderately Active

Faculty:
Mimi Yiengpruksawan
History of Art

Vehicle: Victoria Jenna

Tour Operator: Thomas P. Gohagan & Co.

Region: East Asia

Overview


Experience the best of mysterious China and enchanting Tibet—two lands whose stunning beauty forms the backdrop of centuries-old civilizations steeped in legend and tradition. This exceptional, custom-designed and comprehensive 15-day journey encompasses the breadth of China from the Himalayan "Rooftop of the World," with three nights in seldom-visited "Sun City" of Lhasa, through the dramatic gorges of the Yangtze River and to the historic neighborhoods of Old Shanghai. Enjoy Five-Star accommodations in centrally located hotels in Beijing, Xi'an and Lhasa and in Shanghai's historic Fairmont Peace Hotel. Aboard the deluxe Victoria Jenna, cruise for three nights from Chongqing to Sandouping. Tour the impressive Three Gorges Dam. Visit eight UNESCO World Heritage sites. Walk along the Great Wall and through Beijing's Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square. Visit the ancient capital of Xi'an and view the impressive Terra Cotta Warriors. Explore magnificent Tibetan temples and monasteries, including Potala Palace, former winter residence of the Dalai Lamas, and experience Shanghai's Bund and Pudong districts, including the Shanghai Museum.
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Mimi Yiengpruksawan

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Mimi Yiengpruksawan completed graduate work at UCLA with a Ph.D. in Japanese art studies awarded in... more>>
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