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Accommodations
 

Accommodations


MV Yangtze President
The elegant MV Yangtze President features all outside-facing cabins that showcase excellent views of the passing countryside. Each is comfortably equipped with climate control, private facilities, stereo, closed-circuit television and minibar. The ship also offers a sauna, lounge, beauty salon and fitness center.

Hilton Beijing
Located in the Chaoyang business district, this hotel has five restaurants and bars. Guestrooms offer the most modern amenities. Enjoy a fitness room, pool, and squash and tennis courts.

Sofitel on Renmin Square, Xi'an
This hotel sits in a complex featuring several historic buildings. Guestrooms features modern amenities. The hotel has four restaurants, a fitness center, indoor pool, Jacuzzi and other amenities.

Hilton Shanghai
Situated between two shipping districts in the former French Concession area, the hotel offers an array of modern services and facilities which include a gym, pool and comprehensive selection of dining.

China and the Yangtze River
 

 

China and the Yangtze River
May 13 - 25, 2009

No longer the “sleeping giant” described by Napoleon, China continues to hold its rightful place as one of the most fascinating countries in the world. Discover its finest cities, exotic countryside and storied history on this unique travel opportunity that showcases the many treasures of a fascinating land at an exceptional value. In Beijing, visit the Forbidden City palace complex, the Temple of Heaven and the Summer Palace. Admire breathtaking panoramas from the Great Wall. Discover Xi’an, home to the famous Terra Cotta Warriors that guard Emporer Qin Shi Huangdi’s tomb. Board the M.V. Yangtze President and sail through the magnificent Three Gorges region. Finally, arrive in Shanghai and experience the Bund, the prestigious Shanghai Museum, the serene Yu Garden and an exciting acrobat show.


 

DAY-BY-DAY ITINERARY

INCLUDED FEATURES

EXCLUSIVE AHI  EXTRAS

OPTIONAL INDEPENDENT ACTIVITY

 

See legendary wonders not easily accessible independently on a comprehensive program with included excursions priced at an exceptional value.

Marvel at Beijing's Imperial Palaces and Great Wall, Xi'an's Terra Cotta Warriors, and the Bund in Shanghai.

Experience Chinese culture with a Hutong Pedicab Tour and traditional Peking Opera performance in Beijing and a show by The Shanghai Acrobatic Theater.

Cruise the scenic Yangtze River aboard the MV President I and marvel at the Three Gorges. All shore excursions are included.

China's best, new Western-style hotels ensure your comfort. 

Travel at ease! Your experienced AHI Travel Director is always present to offer assistance and regional insight.

 

Cost  Special Tulane pricing is from approximately $2695 per person, plus airfare and V.A.T., based on double occupancy.

Booking  For booking information please contact Alumni Holidays International at 800-323-7373, or  Tulane Alumni Travel at 877-488-5263.

Specific trip details (itinerary, meals, sightseeing & accommodations) will be published in the brochure.


Alumni Relations, Tulane University, 6319 Willow Street, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5901 alumni@tulane.edu