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If you want to learn Mandarin Chinese while experiencing the beautiful scenery in Yunnan province, this course incorporates our regular Chinese program into a detailed tour of the country. Both the course material and travel plans are specifically chosen for each individual, assuring an experience personally meant for you.

This package is intended to provide a leisurely experience in learning Chinese. This will free you from needing to make any unnecessary plans for studying, traveling, transportation, food, accomodations etc. because we will do everything for you. The total program fee includes all of the following: tuition, transportation, entrance, accommodation, and food. We highly recommend this amazing opportunity for those looking to practice their Chinese in practical environments while touring the country.

One week Chinese Language & Culture Experience program(Elementary)

  • Day 1

Airport pickup; 
Hotel check-in ; 
Rest;

  • Day 2

Morning:
chinese lessons
Traveling Chinese: self-introduction; shopping(learning about fruits and vegetables; The dialogue of shopping)
Afternoon:
①Go shopping, practice dialogue of shopping 
②Learn how to make dumplings
Remarks:
Make dumplings by yourselves

  • Day 3

Morning:
chinese lessons
Traveling chinese:traffic(asking for directions and how to take the bus)
Afternoon:
①Visit Green Lake;travel with public transportation by yourself
②Take a bus from Green Lake to Nanpin street, visit the bird and flower market.
Remarks:
Taste some of Yunnan's specialty food: "crossing-over bridge rice noodles"

  • Day 4

Morning:
chinese lessons
Traveling chinese:
Ordering food: daily expressions in restaurant
Afternoon:
Culture class: calligraphy and chinese painting
Remarks:
Trying to order food in a restaurant by yourselves

  • Day 5

Morning:
chinese lessons on the culture of China:introduce a chinese movie;watch movie 
Afternoon:
Culture class: calligraphy and chinese painting

  • Day 6

Morning:
chinese lessons
Afternoon:
Traveling chinese: Chinese culture(tea、Beijing opera,Taiji) ①making a mask from the Beijing opera
②Learning Taiji 
③Chinese massage

  • Day 7

Closing Ceremony;free time;go to airport

Two weeks Chinese Language & Culture Experience Program(Intermediate)

  • Day 1

Airport pickup; Hotel check-in ; Rest;

  • Day 2

Morning:
chinese lessons
Afternoon:
Living Chinese:where did you grow up? what is your hobby?(making friends and chatting) Visiting chinese school and chatting with chinese students.

Visiting chinese school and  chatting with chinese students.

  • Day 4

Morning:
chinese lessons
Living Chinese:talking about travel plans;introduction to yunnan minority culture;describe the travel experiences
Afternoon:
Visit to minority village,introduce a minority culture, especially about Dali and Lijiang
Remarks:
Taste Yunnan special food: crossing-over bridge rice noodles

  • Day 5

Morning:
chinese lessons Culture Chinese:introduce a chinese movie;watch movie 
Morning:
Culture class: calligraphy and chinese painting

  • Day 6

Jaunt:The Stone forest and Jiuxiang cave scenery

  • Day 7

Morning:
chinese lessons Living Chinese:Do you like chinese food? Learn how to make chinese food 
Afternoon:
Go to market to buy meterials and learn how to make chinese food. You can also make your food for chinese friends if you like

  • Day 8

chinese lessons Culture Chinese:she is a girl of the Dai nationality 
Morning:
①Go to minority restaurant and order by yourselves
②Tea ceremonies
③Watch minority show

  • Day 9

Morning:
chinese lessons Living Chinese:what are you doing in the afternoon?
Asking for directions
Afternoon:
①go to Green Lake;try to take bus;
②take bus from Green Lake to Nanpin street, visit bird and flower market.

  • Day 10

Morning:
chinese lessons Learn about Traditional Chinese medicine 
Afternoon:
①Visit traditional chinese medicine hospital
② chinese massage

  • Day 11

Jaunt: Anning(climbing mountains and enjoying hot spring)

  • Day 12

Morning:
chinese lessons Living Chinese: Which sport do you like? 
Afernoon:
Learning Taiji or play table tennis

  • Day 13

Morning:
chinese lessons Culture Chinese:Which one do you like Beijing opera or Majiang? 
Afternoon:
①making the mask of Beijing opera
②playing Majiang

  • Day 14

Closing Ceremony;free time;go to airport

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