13 days tour from £2295
Introduction - Classic China
Journey to the capital city of Beijing on our Classic China tour. See the iconic Tian An Men Square, catch a glimpse of life in the Hutongs and amble on the Great Wall of China, a World Heritage site. Take a day train to Xian, to explore the bustling Muslim Quarter and to visit the Terracotta Warriors and Museum of Horses.
Fall in love with the charming Giant Panda at their breeding centre in Chengdu and also see the special Wen Shu Temple. Cruise on the mighty Yangtze, the longest river in Asia. Sail past the impressive Three Gorges Dam, the largest hydro-electric power station in the world and visit the Ghost City of Fengdu. End in the world class city of Shanghai, known for its impressive skyline and unmissable shopping.
Day 2 Beijing
Day 3 Beijing
Day 4 Beijing, Xian
Day 5 Xian
Day 6 Xian, Chengdu
Day 7 Chengdu
Day 8 Chengdu, Chongqing, Yangtze Cruise
Day 9 Yangtze Cruise
Day 10 Yangtze Cruise
Day 11 Yangtze Cruise, Yichang, Shanghai
Day 12 Shanghai
Day 13 Shanghai
Internal travel is by a combination of road, air and river. Road travel by air-conditioned coach. Local guides for all sightseeing. English speaking accompanying guide throughout for 10 or more people.
Tour prices exclude international flights. We are happy to quote for these separately, in economy or higher classes, from London, regional cities in UK, as well as all other International destinations.
Yangtze river cruise. The scenery is simply stunning when passing the Wu and Qutang Gorges.