Delta #589 to Seattle and on to Shanghai, China
January 8 Arrival at Pudong Airport, Shanghai @ 6:15 p.m.
Dinner and transfer by coach to Hangzhou (approx 2 hours)
January 9 Sightseeing in Hangzhou. Afternoon rehearsal and first concert at 7:30 p.m.
Hangzhou Grand Theatre
January 10 Visit to Tea Mountain Village and transfer to Shanghai
January 11 Shanghai sightseeing including the Jade Buddha Temple. Afternoon rehearsal and
evening concert at Shanghai Jiaotong University
January 12 The Bund, Shanghai Museum, Silk factory and more.....
January 13 Old Town, Pudong, and trip to Zhujiajiao Water Town
January 14 Depart Shanghai via high speed train to Wuhan
January 15 Return visit to Hubei University and student exchange. Afternoon rehearsal and
evening performance with the university band.
January 16 Visits to the Hubei Provincial Museum, ancient bell show and Yellow Crane Tower
January 17 Touring Hubei area including East Lake. Evening performance at Hubei Theater.
January 18 Coach transfer to Yichang. Board Victoria Cruise Lines for four night cruise on
the Yangtze River.
January 19 Cruise continues. Three Gorges Dam and Xiling Gorge.
January 20 Cruise continues. Small Gorges, Wu Gorge, Qutang Gorge and shore excursions.
January 21 Cruise continues. Visits to "Ghost City" and the "Pearl of the Yangtze"
January 22 Arrive Chonqing. Disembark. Flight to Xian.
January 23 Visit to the Terra Cotta Warriors. Evening concert at the Xian Conservatory of Music.
January 24 Visits to other famous Xian sites, late afternoon bullet train to Beijing.
January 25 Full day of sightseeing. Beijing Zoo, Hutongs, Temple of Heaven.
January 26 Full day of sightseeing. Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square
January 27 Independent exploration. Afternoon rehearsal and evening concert at Beijing Concert Hall.
January 28 Visit to the Great Wall of China, Snack Night Market, Peking Duck farewell dinner
January 29 Return to Sioux Falls via Delta Airlines #189 through Detroit.