On this special China tour you’ll see, smell and hear your way around some of China’s best and brightest cities. Observe the everyday life of the cities and get a real feel for the millions of people who together make up these thriving and distinct places.
A tour of real China wouldn’t be complete without having your breath taken away by its varied and beautiful landscapes. Whether you’re a seasoned photographer or a quick phone snapper, you’ll have pictures that will forever take you back to these magnificent scenes.
China has a rich, complex and fascinating history, which goes hand in hand with a rich, complex and fascinating culture. From one day to the next you could be transported back 1000 years or beamed forward 5 decades, and no matter where you are, you’ll hear and see the human stories that make cultural engagement endlessly enriching.
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Live China Tour: Trip Overview
Days 1-3: Fly To Beijing/ Tiananmen Square & Forbidden City
Fly to Beijing. Visit the Forbidden City & Tiananmen Square and feel centuries of history all around you at this impressive and thought provoking Beijing must-see.
Day 4: The Great Wall
Seeing really is believing with China’s Great Wall. Walk and climb your way up and down this magnificent structure, looking out across the deeps and shades around you like all that have come before, going back thousands of years.
Day 5: Xi’an
Travel to this diverse ancient Capital by high-speed train. Stroll or cycle along the ancient city walls, potter around the beautiful Muslim quarter, see the city by the nighttime light and channel your inner artist in this creative and special City.
Day 6: Terracotta Warriors
Often cited as one of the world’s most significant archaeological discoveries, the Qin Terracotta Warriors, arranged in battle formation around the giant mausoleum, are a powerful, evocative and hard-to-believe necessity on your China tour.
Day 7: Changsha
Welcome to Changsha, the capital of China’s unmissable Hunan Province. Hunan cuisine is one of the 8 distinct cuisines across China, renowned for its love of chillies. Tantalise your taste buds as you explore this fascinating city.
Day 8:Zhangjiajie National Forest Park
Soul, senses and cameras at the ready. Spend the day in Zhangjiajie, the jewel in Hunan’s glimmering crown, with its enchanting and captivating sandstone and quartzite forest.
Day 9: Dongting Lake & Yueyang Tower
Take a tranquil boat trip on China’s second largest freshwater lake, surrounded by fish, birds and mountains. Look back across the lake from Yueyang Tower, a distinctive and historic piece of ancient architecture.
Day 10: Shenzhen
Shenzhen is China’s dazzling tech hub, often dubbed the silicon valley of the East. Take to the streets to get a feel for this global city, and gaze into the future in this stunning and exciting emblem of a bold new China.
Days 11-12 : Hong Kong & Flying Home
Wind down in Shenzhen’s neighbour, Hong Kong. Whether shopping or sightseeing takes your fancy, Hong Kong has it all in abundance. Be sure to check out one of the famous night markets.