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9 Day Beijing to Shanghai (Dorm)

This trip takes you from China's capital city, Beijing, to Shanghai, the largest city in the world. Featuring a camping trip to the Great Wall, rural escapes to lush bamboo forests, cool swims in crystal clear lagoons, and champagne-sipping in a hot tub on the roof of a skyscraper (yes, really!) this China adventure tour will have you doing and seeing more than you thought possible in just 9 days!


This Dragon Trip mini-trip feeds into the main backpacker loop, and was designed for those who want to see more of China on a tight schedule. It features un-missable activities that are some of the most exciting things you could do on any adventure tour, and a host of optional actvities (see below for a full list), led by our expert Adventure Leaders.

Duration: 9 Days, 8 Nights

Price includes: Bilingual Adventure Leaders, accommodation (hostels), transport within China (trains, buses and public transport), entry fees to unmissable activities (see below).

Cities visited: Beijing, Moganshan and Shanghai.

Please note: Accommodation is in dorm rooms as a standard. Upgrade options (to single, twin, or double rooms) are available - please contact us for more infomation.

Departure Information:

Departs on Mondays; arrives in Shanghai on the following Tuesday.
An example: departs March 30th 2015 and arrives in Shanghai on April 7th 2015.



Day 1-4: Beijing

Camp out under the stars on a remote section of the Great Wall. After an unforgettable sunrise, head back to the city for more history, culture and food.


Day 5-6: Moganshan

A breath of fresh air between two major stops. Discover a stunning mountainous area that has accommodated Shanghai’s elite; from the old colonialists to Chairman Mao. 


Day 7-9: Shanghai

With a fascinating modern history and sizzling economy, Shanghai dazzles as an epic place for nightlife, Western comforts, getting lost and much, much more

Departures 2019:

March - 22nd, 23rd, 25th, 30th

April - 1st, 6th, 13th, 15th, 22nd, 27th

May - 4th, 13th, 20th, 27th

June - 1st, 3rd, 8th, 10th, 15th, 17th, 22nd

July - 1st, 8th, 13th, 15th, 20th, 27th, 29th

August - 3rd, 5th, 12th, 17th. 24th. 26th

September - 2nd, 9th, 14th, 16th, 23rd, 28th. 30th

October - 7th, 14th, 19th, 21st, 28th

November - 4th, 11th

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