Glimpse of China

7 days tour from £1125


Introduction - Glimpse of China

A vast and immensely varied land, China defies simple definition. It is a world of remarkable contrasts and a rich and endless diversity of spectacular scenery and ancient cultures that belie belief. Our eight day introductory tour takes you to some of the most famous and awe-inspiring sights of China.

Explore Beijing at leisure with a walking tour of the hutongs, visit grand imperial palaces and explore the iconic Great Wall. In Xian, marvel at the famous Terracotta Warriors and experience a spectacularly colourful Tang Dynasty show. The tour ends in the city of the Giant Panda, Chengdu, offering the opportunity to get close to this endangered animal.


Itinerary Overview

Day 1 Beijing

Day 2 Beijing

Day 3 Beijing

Day 4 Beijing, Xian

Day 5 Xian, Chengdu

Day 6 Chengdu

Day 7 Chengdu

 Glimpse of China group tour map



Travel Arrangements

You travel in a small group. Internal travel is by a combination of road and air. Road travel by air-conditioned coach. Local guides for all sightseeing.



Group size
4-16 people

Internal travel
A combination of road and air. Road travel by air-conditioned coach

Accompanying guide
Local English speaking guides for all sightseeing (English speaking accompanying guide throughout for 10 or more people)

6 nights

Meal plan
Bed and Breakfast
Lunch on days 2 to 6
Dinner on days 2 & 4


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.











Peking Duck Dinner in Beijing.
Enjoy one of China’s most famous dishes, a firm favourite on Imperial court menus for centuries.