Feature China (10 Days Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai)

Starting in Beijing we explore Forbidden City, an imperial palace for 500 years. We also walk on a mostly unrestored and remote section of the Great Wall, allowing you to absorb the immenseness of this incredible structure without jostling for a position with thousands of other tourists. Visit to Terracotta Warriors will present you a chance to better understand the ancient city of Xian, the root of Chinese civilization. Lifting up to one of the top skyscrapers in Shanghai and see the changing skyline of this booming metropolis, once known as the “Paris of the East”.

Highlights

  • In-depth visit to the Forbidden City
  • Walking on remote section of the Great Wall at Simatai West & Jinshanling
  • On-site photo opportunity at Terracotta Warriors
  • Tang Dynasty murals exhibition at Shaanxi History Museum
  • Visit to Panda-supported project at Huiling for intellectually-disables
  • Sky Walk Observatory at one of the skyscrapers in Shanghai
  • A La Carte local special food at each destination 
From $3527

Kung Fu Panda (16 Days Beijing, Luoyang, Xi'an, Chengdu, Guilin & Shanghai)

Both Kung Fu and Panda are images of China. This trip will travel to the birthplace of Kung Fu and hometown of pandas. The first stop on our adventure is China's most famous landmark, the Great Wall. We travel to a quiet section of the wall and walk along this mighty fortification, which stretches for miles towards the horizon. Back in Beijing we explore the Forbidden City. Traveling south by train, we visit the Shaolin Temple where the Legend of Kung Fu was born; here we witness gifted students in a Kung Fu demonstration. The following day we travel to the Longman Grottoes in Luoyang. The terracotta warriors in Xi’an will demonstrate the ancient civilization of a powerful Qin empire 2000 years ago. Next we travel to Chengdu and visit the Giant Pandas at the research and breeding centre. We will explore the popular country town in Yangshuo and finish our trip in cosmopolitan Shanghai.

Highlights

  • In-depth visit to the Forbidden City
  • Walking on remote section of the Great Wall at Simatai West & Jinshanling
  • Kung Fu class at Shaolin Temple
  • Longmen Grottoes
  • On-site photo opportunity at Terracotta Warriors
  • Tang Dynasty murals exhibition at Shaanxi History Museum
  • Visit to Panda-supported project at Huiling for intellectually-disables
  • Pandas at the research and breeding center
  • Cycling the countryside Yangshuo
  • Cooking class
  • Sky Walk Observatory at one of the skyscrapers in Shanghai
  • A La Carte local special food at each destination 
From $5350

The Majesty Yangtze (14 Days Beijing, Xi'an, Chengdu, Yangtze & Shanghai)

The Yangtze River is the third longest river in the world, and is long regarded as an mighty river among Chinese. Starting in Beijing we explore all the major places of interests, including the Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven. We also visit a mostly unrestored and remote section of the Great Wall, allowing you to absorb the immenseness of this incredible structure without jostling for a position with thousands of other tourists. Xian is home to the world renowned 2,000-year-old Terracotta Warriors. A visit to Chengdu allows us to come face to face with China’s most famous natural icon - the giant panda. We combine all this with a comfortable cruise on the fabled Yangtze River, surrounded by dramatic gorges. We then fly to Shanghai, the largest city in China, once known as the “Paris of the East”.

Highlights

  • In-depth visit to the Forbidden City
  • Walking on remote section of the Great Wall at Simatai West & Jinshanling
  • On-site photo opportunity at Terracotta Warriors
  • Tang Dynasty murals exhibition at Shaanxi History Museum
  • Visit to Panda-supported project at Huiling for intellectually-disables
  • Pandas at the research and breeding center
  • Executive superior cabins on Bridge Deck at Victoria Cruises for Yangtze River Cruise
  • Sky Walk Observatory at one of the skyscrapers in Shanghai
  • A La Carte local special food at each destination
From $4930

Heritages to Cosmopolitan (14 Days Beijing, Pingyao, Xi'an, Guilin and Hong Kong)

If you want to indulge in Chinese cultural heritages, this is the perfect one for you. Visiting the imperial Forbidden City, walking the remote section of the Great Wall, strolling the ancient Pingyao and exploring the unparalleled Terracotta Warriors will let you learn the diversified Chinese cultures since ancient times. You will feel the farmer’s atmosphere and relax in beautiful countryside Yangshuo. The trip will end in Hong Kong, the most dynamic and cosmopolitan city in Asia.

Highlights

  • In-depth visit to the Forbidden City
  • Walking on remote section of the Great Wall at Simatai West & Jinshanling
  • Strolling along streets of ancient Pingyao
  • On-site photo opportunity at Terracotta Warriors
  • Tang Dynasty murals exhibition at Shaanxi History Museum
  • Visit to Panda-supported project at Huiling for intellectually-disables
  • Cycling the countryside Yangshuo
  • Cooking class
  • Stay Ferry & Victoria Peak Tram
  • A La Carte local special food at each destination
From $4390