This complete north China tour takes in some major historic areas. While the whole tour can be customized, we give you an outline of our recommended activities in Beijing, then the UNESCO World Heritage walled city of Pingyao, followed by the walled city of Xi'an and its Terracotta Warriors, and finally the Kungfu temple and huge rock carvings in Luoyang.
We can adjust the hotels to your...
Luoyang → Beijing → Pingyao → Xi'an → Luoyang → Beijing
Your first stop is on the outskirts of Xi’an, where you will find the final resting place of Qin Shihuangdi and his protectors into the after-life, the Terracotta Warriors.
Then it’s time for lunch, a quick and simple (yet authentic) Chinese meal. That will give you the energy you need to explore the Big Wild Goose Pagoda and the old city walls.
You’ll wrap up the day in the Muslim...
So you are planning to hike the Great Wall, but you don’t want hundreds of tourists in your way, slowing you down. The Gubeikou Wild Great Wall Day Hike could be the one for you.
Our guides will accompany you along the unrestored Gubeikou section, towards Jinshanling, an area favored for its breathtaking views. Along the way, you will learn about the history of the wall, as well as...
On the first day of your Xi’an adventure, you will be able to tick one of the Seven Wonders of the World off your bucket list – the Terracotta Warriors. After that, you’ll head to Huaqing Hotsprings for an afternoon of relaxation. You’ll end the day on a high with a Tang Dynasty performance and plate-after-plate of lip-smacking Chinese dumplings!
After a very relaxing night’s sleep at...
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,...
This tour takes you from the country's economic seat in the east, Shanghai, to the ceiling of the world in the west, Lhasa.
You will start with a few days in Shanghai, seeing the major sites and experiencing the modernity of China.
Then you will travel to the center of the country, Xi'an, where you will be introduced to China's ancient history.
Finally, you will fly to...
Shanghai → Xi'an → Tibet / Lhasa → Shanghai
Hangzhou has been thrown into the international spotlight after playing host to the G20 Summit in September 2016. This tour gives visitors the chance to experience the best of this international city, long lauded as one of the most beautiful in China. Featuring prominently in this trip is Hangzhou’s West Lake, a UNESCO World heritage site that has inspired painters and poets from all over China...
This tour includes all the best of Qingdao, China's German city on the sea. Once a protectorate of Germany, Qingdao still holds on to it's European legacy through its architecture and the famous Tsingdao beer. It's seaside location also makes it China's sailing capital and a great destination during the summer.
In addition to the city sights, this tour also includes...
Get a taste of urban China by visiting two of its most important cities, Beijing and Shanghai. You will ride some of the world's most impressive trains, including the bullet train between Beijing and Shanghai and the ‘Maglev’, which is the fastest commercial train in the world.
Highlights of the trip including hiking along the Great Wall, visiting the ancient Forbidden City and...
Beijing → Shanghai
There is more to visiting the Great Wall of China than simply ticking something off a bucket list, so why not do it in style? Pamper yourself with this fantastic overnight escape.
Walk at your own pace along the Great Wall and around the Ming Tombs, as our guides share their expert knowledge on China’s rich history.
You will stay overnight at the tranquil ‘Brickyard at Mutianyu.’ The...