Individual Train, Plane and Hotels Policy
We do not book hotels or flights unless it is part of a tour package.
We do not arrange individual tickets for trains originating outside Beijing, unless it is part of a tour package. However, we do offer transfers to the train station with tickets for trains originating from Beijing even if they are not part of a tour. We do not offer transfers to the train station alone.
Some quotations on the website include airfare. These are all domestic flights. We quote airfare pricing at a 50% discount. Depending on the length of time before you embark on your tour and the policies of the airlines, this price may change before we book the flights. We will notify you if the price changes.
Sleep on the Wall
Children age 14 and under receive a CNY600 discount from their tour price. Children age 3 and under are free. Age is calculated at the time of travel. Passports must be shown to guides for verification. There must be at least 2 paying adults for the child discount to apply.
Children age 12 and under can receive up to 35% discount from their tour price. Children 5 and under are free. Please let your agent know your children's height and date of birth to find out the discount.
Children under 2 years will receive a 90% discount on domestic airfare. Children ages 2-12 will receive a 50% discount.
Tibet Tour Policy
Due to special permit requirements, Tibet tours with train transportation must be booked (with deposit paid and all passport information sent to your agent) more than 7 days prior to intended departure date. Tibet tours with flights to Lhasa must be booked (with deposit paid and all passport information sent to your agent) more than 12 days prior to intended departure date.
For any multi-city or day tours in cities other than Beijing, we require a 60% deposit. For Beijing tours including hotels and/or flights, we require 60% deposit. For Beijing tours not including hotels or flights, we require a 20% deposit. For the Sleep on the Wall tour, we charge a 10% deposit.
Deposit payment must be paid at least 3 days before the start of your tour. The rest of the payment (cash to guide) must be paid by the start of your tour. We do not allow payment on a day-by-day or hour-by-hour basis.
For tours which do not include flights or hotels
If you cancel 2 days or more before the start of the tour, your deposit is 100% refundable. 24 hours to 15 hours before tour starts, 75% refundable. Less than 15 hours in advance, your deposit is non-refundable. For Sleep on the Great Wall tours, rescheduling may be done more than 15 hours in advance without penalty. This allows for change of plans, illness or bad weather.
For tours that include a Yangtze River cruise
If the tour is booked less than 20 days in advance of departure, the deposit is non-refundable.
For tours with flights and hotel bookings included*
For any tours with airfare included, the deposit is 95% refundable if the tour is canceled more than four months in advance (unless airfare is booked more than four months in advance). For any tours with airfare included, the deposit is non-refundable from the time that the flight is booked. Your agent will let you know when they book the flight. For tours without airfare, but including hotels, the deposit is 50% refundable if canceled 20 or more days before the start of the tour. If a tour with hotel bookings is canceled less than 20 days in advance, the deposit is non-refundable.
During the tour if you decide not to go to a scheduled show, we can reschedule for another day or refund the cost of the tickets. During the tour if you decide to change hotels, there is no guaranteed refund. You must check with your agent for further information. During the tour if you decide to cancel one or more days of the tour or cancel an entire city, we can refund up to 30% of the tour price for those days that you want to cancel.
*Airfare and hotel cancellation policy is subject to change depending on the airfare discount, hotel rating, hotel location, or season of travel. Please consult your agent for details.
2 Days • CNY 1,420
This Beijing two day tour takes you on the highlights of the city and out of town to one of the better sections of the Great Wall. As with all our tours we offer superior guides, no commission shopping stops, meals in local restaurants and free bottled water in the vehicle. There are no hidden or extra costs, we even include the cable car tickets up at the wall and a free option to come down on a...
1 Day • CNY 570
This tour covers a lot of ground outside of Xi'an, visiting the Terracotta Warriors, Huaqing Hotspring and stopping at a countryside cave dwelling for a home cooked lunch. We can customize this tour itinerary for you and can add a hotel, train or plane tickets. The countryside cave option can be changed for lunch in a Chinese restaurant if you prefer.
1 Day • CNY 390
Zhujiajiao is the closest and most touristed water town near Shanghai. A good choice if you don't have a lot of time. It includes a canal boat ride and you get a chance to stroll the streets of the village. But if you do want to make a longer day of it we would recommend our Tongli Water Town / Suzhou one day tour from Shanghai, or our Two Water Towns in one day tour.
Shanghai → Zhujiajiao → Shanghai
1 Day • CNY 730
This private one day tour takes you from your hotel in Shanghai and shows you Hangzhou's major sights and then back to your Shanghai hotel all in one day. Famed for its natural scenery, Hangzhou and its West Lake have been subject matter for countless poets and artists. Hangzhou was the capital of the Southern Song Dynasty from 1127 until 1276 when the Mongol invasion occured. The...
Shanghai → Hangzhou → Shanghai
2 Days • CNY 1,760
Harbin is a winter wonderland during the approximate 2 months of the annual ice festival. Ice carvers come from all over the world to compete in the ice carving competition. There is also a complete village of ice with colored lights to see at night. Truly a world class festival.
Harbin (Ice Festival)
1 Day • CNY 660
Hong Kong is a unique Chinese city, part of the British empire for 99 years and then handed back to China like a gift in 1997. While officially part of China, it is still "one country, two systems" which helps preserve its unique culture. Our one day tour is arrange to show you the most of Hong Kong you can see in a single day. If there are other sites you would like to see we can add a...
11 Days • CNY 7,380
This family adventure tour follows the path of the Kungfu master's through ancient and modern China. Tailored to be fun for families, we can modify aspects of this tour to suit your needs. Because hotel requirements and room configurations for families vary widely, we do not include accommodation in this itinerary, our agent can add it for you and give you a quote. We have hotels which...
Beijing → Luoyang → Xi'an → Chengdu → Shanghai
For those who need a serious break from the city, this hiking and hot spring tour is just what the doctor ordered. Spend the day hiking at Jinshanling Great Wall, followed by an relaxing evening at Jiuhua Hot Spring Resort & Spa. Sample the diverse array of pools at Jiuhua late into the night before returning to the city the next morning.
4 Days • CNY 2,000
This tour includes all the highlights of Xi'an as well as a trip to nearby Hua Mountain. Huashan is one of China's 5 sacred Taoist mountains. Walks along the five peaks offer stunning scenery and amazing panoramas of the surrounding countryside. For history buffs with a green thumb, this is a perfect visit to Xi'an.
1 Day • CNY 340
This tour will give you a look into early 20th century Shanghai. First, you will stroll along historic Duolun Road, home to many of the most famous Chinese writers and revolutionaries of the 1920s and '30s. Next, you will visit the sights of Shanghai's American concession, home to many Jewish refugees during WWII. Spend the afternoon exploring Shanghai's elegant French Concession,...