This tour takes you to three historically important sights outside Beijing's bustling city center.
Mutianyu is a section of the Great Wall known for its fabulous views and the toboggan that you can take down the mountainside!
We will make two stops at the Ming Tombs; the first is the underground tomb of the Wanli Emperor (the only Ming tomb to have been excavated,) and the other is...
This day trip will take you from the celebrated Terracotta Warriors to the lesser-known Banpo Ancient Town, with some beautiful sights in between.
What makes this tour special:
The Terracotta Warriors are widely regarded as the most significant archaeological find of the 20th Century, and for good reason.
The fully excavated Banpo Ancient Village also draws in archaeologists from...
This tour includes all of the major destinations along the Yangtze River Delta. Your trip will start and end at Shanghai's Pudong Airport and even includes a ride on the fastest train in the world, the Maglev, which connects the airport to the city.
The river running through the center of Shanghai is more than just a pretty sight. The name ‘The Bund’ refers to the historic row of banks...
Shanghai → Water Towns → Suzhou → Hangzhou → Suzhou → Hangzhou → Suzhou → Hangzhou → Shanghai
Starting and ending in Shanghai, this tour will take you to all the major sights of China’s financial capital before you embark on an epic cruise adventure.
The cruise we include is on the Century Cruise line, the very best of the five star options!
You’ll stop off from short time in Chongqing to explore the Three Gorges Museum, the Luohan Temple and Ciqikou, an ancient town and...
Shanghai → Chongqing → Yangtze River Cruises → Yichang → Shanghai
Those that are serious about their Emei Shan experience stay at the peak, and some even get up before dawn to see the sunrise. Realize that as they have a captive market, hotels at the top offer average service at best, with greatly inflated prices, in comparison to their competition outside the park gate. You do get to enjoy the peak in the evening and early morning, before the army of...
This tour takes you to one of the most magical parts of China, southern Anhui province. With the mystical Huangshan Mountain and numerous Huizhou villages dotted the surrounding hills, this is China at its most bucolic.
What makes this tour special:
You could spend days village-hopping or hiking around the Huangshan summit, but for this four-day tour, we have cherry-picked only the best of...
Huangshan → Huizhou Villages → Huangshan
Huangshan can be easily visited from Shanghai by overnight train. This option is both convenient and economical as you will save money on hotels. You will be transferred from your hotel or apartment in Shanghai to the train station where you will catch the overnight train to Huangshan. Upon arrival in Huangshan, you will be picked up by your guide and driver and taken into Tunxi old town where...
Shanghai → Huangshan → Shanghai
This tour takes an incredible pilgrimage through Tibet, visiting the most important historic and cultural sights along the way. Starting in Lhasa you will visit the Potala Palace, several monasteries and walk the Barkhor with Tibetans on their own holy pilgrimage.
On your road trip around Tibet you will visit Samye Monastery, then the cities of Gyantse and Shigatse. Next a trip to Namtso...
Beijing → Tibet / Lhasa → Tsedang → Gyantse → Shigatse → Namtso Lake → Tibet / Lhasa
This route is great for those who want a taste of Yunnan with a bit of comfort. It includes the best of Kunming and Lijiang, as well as a day trip to Shaxi village.
No matter what time of year you visit, it is guaranteed that Kunming will have spring-like weather. Often overlooked by tourists, the city has its fair share of unique sights as well!
Lijiang is a magical place brimming with...
Kunming → Lijiang → Shaxi → Lijiang
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...