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NCTA Study Tours to China, Japan, and Korea

Past Study Tours

2009 China - Itinerary

The 2009 NCTA Study tour was to the People’s Republic of China. Participants spent about three weeks in China, visiting key cultural landmarks, tourist attractions, and a school in Xi'an. Participants also did their independent exploration and research during free study days. In addition, meetings and briefings were arranged to help participants develop their curriculum projects.

the forbidden city

The Forbidden City, Beijing

Great Wall

The Great Wall

Tiger leaping Gorge

Tiger Leaping Gorge, Yunnan

Terra Cotta Warriors

Terra Cotta Warriors, Xi’an

The Bund

The Bund, Shanghai

Stone Forest

Stone Forest, Yunnan

June 14 (Su)| Chicago
June 15 (M)| Chicago fly Beijing
June 16 (T)| Arrive Beijing at 3:15 p.m.
June 17 (W)| Beijing
June 18(Th) | Beijing
June 19 (F)| Beijing
  • Free study day
  • Breakfast
June 20 (S)| Beijing  韩国旅游图标ICON救生圈列车旅游包汽车矢量素材travel5Xi’an
June 21 (Su)| Xi’an
June 22 (M)| Xi’an
June 23 (T)| Xi’an
  • Visit to Xi'an Aizhi Middle School
  • Free study time
  • Breakfast
June 24 (W)| Xi’an fly Kunming
June 25 (Th) | Kunming bus Stone Forest bus Kunming
June 26 (F)| Kunming fly Dali
June 27 (S)| Dali bus Lijiang
June 28 (Su)| Lijiang
June 29 (M)| Lijiang bus Zhongdian (Shangri-La)
June 30 (T)| Zhongdian
July 01 (W)| Zhongdian fly Shanghai
  • Yuyuan Garden
  • Night Cruise tour on the Huangpu River
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner
July 02 (Th) | Shanghai bus Zhu-jia-jiao bus Shanghai
July 03 (W)| Shanghai
  • Free study day
  • Breakfast
July 04 (F)| Shanghai fly Chicago
  • Depart Shanghai on UA flight 836 at 3:55 p.m. for Chicago, arrive in Chicago at 4:16 p.m.
  • Breakfast