Glories of China, 14 Days, Partner flies free offer
Day 1 Shanghai Fly to cosmopolitan Shanghai for a three-night stay. Day 2 Shanghai Shanghai is China's great metropolis, where east and west collide on streets lined with futuristic skyscrapers and 10thcentury temples. Start with a visit to the peaceful Yu Garden, pass through the bustling old t...
Travel Dates: Only on 25 February, 11 March 2018. Additional departures available. Surcharges apply.
Majestic Yangtze, 14 Days, Partner flies free offer
Day 1 Shanghai Fly to cosmopolitan Shanghai for a two-night stay. Day 2 Explore Shanghai Shanghai is China's great metropolis, where east and west collide on streets lined with futuristic skyscrapers and 10th-century temples. Today?s explorations include the classical Yu Garden, a stop in the ol...
Travel Dates: Only on 14 and 21 August 2018. Additional departures available. Surcharges apply.
Wonders of China, 16 Days, Partner flies free offer
Day 1 Australia to Beijing Fly to Beijing, China's capital for a three-night stay. Day 2 Imperial Beijing Heading to Beijing's symbolic heart stroll across Tiananmen Square and into the sprawling magnificence of the Forbidden City. Entering through the Gate of Supreme Harmony, you will find a c...
Travel Dates: Only on 6 August, 20 August, 27 August 2018. Additional departures available. Surcharges apply.
Wonders of China & the Yangtze River, 15 Days
Day 1 Shanghai. Your tour opens in booming Shanghai, the economic capital of the People's Republic of China. This bustling city's futuristic skyline will leave you speechless. Day 2 Shanghai. Ease your way into the local culture as your Tour Manager shares a few key phrases of the native languag...
Travel Dates: 1 May - 30 November 2017
China boasts an incredible blend of unique architecture, rich cultural heritage, incredible natural terrain and delectable cuisine. A history dating back thousands of years means the country is sprinkled with archaeological sites, temples and ruins in amongst lush rice paddies and gleaming commercial centres. With such vast distances to cover, taking a tour through China can make the experience smoother, allowing you to enjoy this fascinating country with ease.
Don’t miss these China attractions
- Great Wall of China
- Terracotta Warriors in Xian
- Temple of Heaven
- Li River
City or country
With so many different tours of China on offer you’re spoilt for choice; take a couple of days exploring the dynamic cities or set off for extended journey winding through many parts of vast and varied country. A city-based tour through Beijing, Shanghai or Hong Kong can be a great way to admire the significant landmarks, historical attractions and cutting-edge architecture.
On the other hand, a cycling and walking tour is a great way to mingle with the locals in both the major cities or through the countryside. You can stop off at markets, admire the scenery and observe day to day life. Culinary tours are also available for those who proudly call themselves a foodie; so pack your chopsticks and prepare to taste some delicious authentic cuisine.
History and culture
Specific history tours available for those who are passionate about learning about the past including former dynasties, towering emperors, ancient customs and of course, the Great Wall of China. The adventurous may like touring to Tibet to visit the Dalai Lama’s home, the Potala Palace, while others can travel to Xian for a glimpse at the iconic Terracotta Warriors.
There are several boat cruises on China’s magnificent waterways to choose from and shopping tours for those that would love to be guided through China’s retail experience.