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China tours: discover the Middle Kingdom

From Shanghai to Beijing, the Great Wall to the River Yangtze, trips to China involve their fair share of famous cities, towns and landmarks, and we’re willing to bet you’ve got some of them on your bucket list.

So let’s do this, shall we?

Our China tour packages are pretty phenomenal, if we do say so ourselves, and whatever kind of adventurer you are, whatever your style, we’ve got the perfect China tours for you.

Remember: if none of the independent and escorted tours of China below take your fancy, we’ve got so many more trips to China for you to pick from – have a browse of our China holidays and book yourself the trip of a lifetime.

 

Independent China – Guilin and Yangshao

Independent China – Guilin and Yangshao

This 3 night package in Guilin and Yangshao includes airport transfers and private day tours. Add this 5V package to other cities, travelling via China's famous high-speed trains, to build your very own independent tour of China. We recommend Shanghai to Beijing to Xi'an to Chengdu all by high-speed train then flying onto Guilin or Hong Kong before returning home or travelling onwards in Asia.

Call to book: 0203 668 8616

Independent Touring
Independent China – Guilin

Independent China – Guilin

This 3 night package in Guilin includes airport transfers and private day tours. Choose from 4V or 5V accommodation and add this package to other cities, travelling via China's famous high-speed trains, to build your very own independent tour of China. We recommend Shanghai to Beijing to Xi'an to Chengdu all by high-speed train then flying onto Guilin or Hong Kong before returning home or travelling onwards in Asia.

Call to book: 0203 668 8616

Independent Touring
Splendours of China

Splendours of China

Home to fascinating historic sites and unique culture, China will excite and amaze you. This journey discovers modern Shanghai, historic Beijing, the Great Wall of China, the Terracotta Warriers and finishes with seeing the iconic Pandas and beautiful Guilin.

 

From £1975pp (excluding flights)

Call to book: 0203 668 8616

Guided Tours
Visa Free China

Visa Free China

Explore the rich and diverse culture of East China’s Shanghai district. Reflect in Suzhou’s Humble Administrators Garden, one of the finest settings in all of China. Explore the Lingyin Temple and Meijiawu Tea Garden in Hanghzhou, before returning to Shanghai on the futuristic Maglev train. Cultural delights await as the old town stands in stark contrast to the modern marvel that is current day Shanghai. There is much to enjoy on this whirlwind tour of China and best of all, there’s no need for a Visa!

From £999pp (excluding flights)

Call to book: 0203 668 8616

Guided Tours
Independent China – Chengdu and Qing Cheng Mountain

Independent China – Chengdu and Qing Cheng Mountain

This 3 night package to Chengdu and Qing Cheng Mountain includes all transfers and private day tours. Add this package to other cities, travelling via China's famous high-speed trains, to build your very own independent tour of China. We recommend Shanghai to Beijing to Xi'an to Chengdu all by high-speed train then flying onto Guilin or Hong Kong before returning home or travelling onwards in Asia.

Call to book: 0203 668 8616

Independent Touring
Yangtze Highlights

Yangtze Highlights

China’s longest river, the Yangtze snakes its way across almost 6,400 km from the eastern fringes of the Tibetan Plateau, traversing some of the most spectacular vistas in the country and an area where the pace of village living remains untouched, to the glittering lights of Shanghai. This tour encapsulates the essence of China, with the highlight of 3 nights afloat on one of the world’s greatest rivers.

From £1629pp (excluding flights)

Call to book: 0203 668 8616

Guided Tours
A Taste of China

A Taste of China

This is the essential China tour, introducing the key sights, including the Mu Tian Yu section of the great wall, which takes you away for the main crowds and gives you fantastic opportunities to explore and take photos; the modern metropolis of Shanghai; the historic Beijing, home to some of the most stunning architectural wonders in the world including the Imperial residences and the iconic Great Wall and Xi’an, the site of one of the world’s most important archeological treasures: the army of 2,200-year-old famous Terracotta Warriors with life-size soldiers, chariots and horses buried to protect the tomb of the first Qin emperor.

From £1299pp (excluding flights)

Call to book: 0203 668 8616

Guided Tours
Independent China - Beijing

Independent China - Beijing

Visit China your way with our flexible Independent China tours. We have designed a selection of China city stays using great hotels and including transfers with must-do sightseeing and the very best guides. This 3 night package in Beijing includes airport transfers and private day tours. Choose from 4V or 5V accommodation and add this package to other cities, travelling via China's famous high-speed trains, to build your very own independent tour of China. We recommend Shanghai to Beijing to Xi'an to Chengdu all by high-speed train then flying onto Guilin or Hong Kong before returning home or travelling onwards in Asia.

From £525pp (excluding flights)

Call to book: 0203 668 8616

Independent Touring