China highlights tour, tailor made

China highlights tour, tailor made

Walk along the Great Wall and relax in the stunning LiRiver
From US $2,319 to US $2,719 11 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
China culture & hiking holiday

China culture & hiking holiday

A wonderful experience of real China
From US $2,830 to US $3,600 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
China holiday and Yangtze river cruise

China holiday and Yangtze river cruise

A comprehensive China itinerary covering its length and breadth
From £3,249 to £3,579 20 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2020: 21 Aug, 28 Aug, 1 Sep, 4 Sep, 11 Sep, 22 Sep, 9 Oct, 16 Oct
2021: 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 6 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 18 May, 21 May, 4 Jun, 9 Jul, 23 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 17 Aug, 20 Aug, 24 Aug, 27 Aug, 31 Aug, 3 Sep, 7 Sep, 10 Sep, 14 Sep, 17 Sep, 8 Oct, 12 Oct, 15 Oct, 19 Oct, 22 Oct, 26 Oct, 29 Oct
Great Wall of China walking holiday

Great Wall of China walking holiday

Trek along various contrasting sections of the wall
From £1,849 to £2,179 10 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2020: 5 Sep, 12 Sep, 19 Sep, 10 Oct, 17 Oct
2021: 1 Apr, 10 Apr, 17 Apr, 24 Apr, 8 May, 22 May, 26 Jun, 24 Jul, 21 Aug, 28 Aug, 4 Sep, 9 Sep, 11 Sep, 16 Sep, 18 Sep, 7 Oct, 9 Oct, 14 Oct, 16 Oct
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China 8 day tour

China 8 day tour

Discover the Great Wall, Terracotta Army and Shanghai.
From £1,315 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way
China on a shoestring small group holiday

China on a shoestring small group holiday

Experience the real China.
From £2,755 to £3,105 22 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2020: 26 Jul, 11 Oct
2021: 28 Mar, 11 Apr, 9 May, 1 Aug, 5 Sep, 10 Oct
China tailor made holiday

China tailor made holiday

Explore the Terracotta Warriors, Forbidden City and the Great Wall
From £3,019 16 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made at any time, year round to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Tailor made holiday in China

Tailor made holiday in China

China's iconic historical sights
From £3,500 14 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Small group tour of Yunnan, China

Small group tour of Yunnan, China

China's most diverse & fascinating region - Yunnan Province
From £1,950 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 11 Apr, 18 Oct
Silk Road holidays, Central Asia

Silk Road holidays, Central Asia

Journey along the Old Silk Road
From £3,995 to £4,095 22 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 18 Jul, 1 Aug, 29 Aug
2021: 17 Jul, 31 Jul, 14 Aug, 28 Aug
Essential China holiday

Essential China holiday

Encounter the essence of China
From £1,680 to £2,399 21 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 21 Jun, 19 Jul, 2 Aug, 30 Aug, 6 Sep, 11 Oct, 16 Oct, 25 Oct, 8 Nov, 29 Nov
2021: 10 Jan, 17 Jan, 21 Feb, 7 Mar, 14 Mar, 21 Mar, 28 Mar, 4 Apr, 11 Apr, 18 Apr, 25 Apr, 2 May, 16 May, 30 May, 6 Jun, 20 Jun, 27 Jun, 4 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 1 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 5 Sep, 12 Sep, 19 Sep, 26 Sep, 3 Oct, 10 Oct, 17 Oct, 24 Oct, 31 Oct, 7 Nov, 21 Nov, 12 Dec, 19 Dec
China holiday, Beijing to Hong Kong

China holiday, Beijing to Hong Kong

China will astonish you with its diversity and uniqueness.
From £1,810 to £1,890 20 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 9 Sep
2021: 6 Jan, 10 Mar, 7 Apr, 5 May, 9 Jun, 30 Jun, 28 Jul, 1 Sep, 13 Oct, 10 Nov
Silk Road adventure holiday

Silk Road adventure holiday

Follow ancient footsteps along the Silk Road
From £2,995 to £3,205 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 8 May, 4 Sep
2021: 7 May, 3 Sep
China Silk Road tour

China Silk Road tour

Cities and beautiful landscapes of China’s western expanse
From US $3,735 to US $3,984 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 11 May, 8 Jun, 24 Aug, 14 Sep, 12 Oct
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Travel Team

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Yunnan trekking holiday in China, tailor made

Yunnan trekking holiday in China, tailor made

Off the beaten track trip
From US $1,997 to US $2,585 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
China tailor made tour

China tailor made tour

A combination of metropolis and ancient gardens
From US $1,099 to US $3,349 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
China Express adventure holiday

China Express adventure holiday

A fast-paced tour of China’s highlights
From £696 to £999 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 12 Jun, 19 Jun, 26 Jun, 3 Jul, 10 Jul, 17 Jul, 24 Jul, 31 Jul, 7 Aug, 21 Aug, 4 Sep, 11 Sep, 18 Sep, 9 Oct, 14 Oct, 16 Oct, 23 Oct, 6 Nov, 13 Nov, 20 Nov, 27 Nov
2021: 8 Jan, 15 Jan, 29 Jan, 19 Feb, 26 Feb, 5 Mar, 12 Mar, 19 Mar, 24 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 14 May, 28 May, 4 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 9 Jul, 16 Jul, 23 Jul, 30 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 25 Aug, 27 Aug ...
Tibet and China cycling holiday

Tibet and China cycling holiday

A Challenging cycle tour in China and the Tibetan Plateau.
From US $3,250 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2021: 25 Aug, 10 Sep
Panda conservation volunteering in China

Panda conservation volunteering in China

Care for pandas in the stunning Bifengxia Mountain Range!
From £975 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
The Essence of China vacation

The Essence of China vacation

Explore cultural & religious heritage
From £2,615 to £3,145 19 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 24 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov
2021: 8 Mar, 22 Mar, 5 Apr, 19 Apr, 26 Apr, 3 May, 10 May, 17 May, 24 May, 7 Jun, 12 Jul, 26 Jul, 2 Aug, 16 Aug, 23 Aug, 2 Sep, 6 Sep, 9 Sep, 13 Sep, 7 Oct, 11 Oct, 18 Oct, 25 Oct, 1 Nov, 8 Nov
Trans Mongolian railway holiday

Trans Mongolian railway holiday

Ride the Iconic Trans-Mongolian Railway in all it's glory.
From £3,145 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 18 Jul
2021: 17 Jul, 25 Sep
Silk Road railway holiday

Silk Road railway holiday

The ultimate Silk Road adventure
From £7,410 30 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2021: 17 May, 13 Sep
Xian to Istanbul overland tour

Xian to Istanbul overland tour

Expereince the Silk Road and the beautiful Caucasus
From £9,515 42 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 18 Sep
2021: 14 May, 17 Sep
Trans Mongolian holiday, tailor made

Trans Mongolian holiday, tailor made

Ride the Iconic Trans-Mongolian Railway in all it's glory.
From £2,445 16 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Bejing to Lhasa tour, by train

Bejing to Lhasa tour, by train

Beijing to Lhasa on the famous sky train
From £1,296 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Silk Road overland holiday

Silk Road overland holiday

Once in a lifetime Trans-Asian Silk Road Adventure
From £10,995 47 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 5 Jun, 1 Sep
Exciting family holiday in China

Exciting family holiday in China

An exciting family holiday taking in the highlights of China
From £2,500 to £3,000 16 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
China and Japan holiday, Beijing to Tokyo

China and Japan holiday, Beijing to Tokyo

Incredible journey showcasing the best of two ancient cultures
From £2,640 to £3,569 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 3 Jul, 10 Jul, 31 Jul, 7 Aug, 21 Aug, 18 Sep, 9 Oct, 16 Oct, 6 Nov, 13 Nov, 20 Nov
2021: 15 Jan, 5 Feb, 5 Mar, 19 Mar, 24 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 14 May, 28 May, 4 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep, 10 Sep, 15 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 1 Oct, 8 Oct, 15 Oct, 29 Oct, 5 Nov, 12 Nov, 19 Nov
Silk Road adventure tour

Silk Road adventure tour

Seek adventure among the mountain passes of the Silk Road
From £4,400 22 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 7 Sep
2021: 17 May, 14 Jun, 23 Aug
Trekking in Yunnan, Dali to Lijiang, China

Trekking in Yunnan, Dali to Lijiang, China

from Dali to Lijiang with off the beaten track trip
From US $1,600 to US $2,286 9 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Great Wall of China walking holiday
From
£1,849
including UK flights
It was all enjoyable and challenging (more)Jennifer Ezekowitz
Our Tour Guide Alan weaved us through Chinese history as daily we trekked to, then walked & traversed China's Greta Wall north of Beijing. (more)Tom Harris
The most memorable part of the holiday was walking the wild wall and great guide (more)Heather Crow
China highlights tour, tailor made
From
US $2,319
including domestic flights only
Memorable parts? Sanxingdui museum with 3-4000 year old bronze masks and the pandas Tips? Wear flat shoes there was a lot of walking 3. Did you feel that your holiday benefited local people, reduced environmental Impacts or supported conservation? local restaurants used but little else. Overall rating? It was great, I loved China and would go again to see more of the countryside and more museums. (more)Janet Chambers
China culture & hiking holiday
From
US $2,830
including domestic flights only
Walking on the Great Wall was the most memorable part of our holiday. (more)Anne Howick
Our 5 day hike on the "great" Great Wall was memorable. We had a wonderful guide who accompanied us all the way, supplied us with all the water, laughter and encouragement needed when facing those thousands of steps. (more)Criag Knighton
Enjoy it, it's one of the best trip I have made in recent years. It's an excellent balance between an active and cultural holiday (more)Pia Rainey
Trans Mongolian railway holiday
From
£3,145
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the holiday was the Red square. (more)Karlton McNulty
We stayed in an Eco-Ger camp and went camel trekking on the edge of the Gobi during our additional time in the country. (more)Graham Howe
China holiday and Yangtze river cruise
From
£3,249
including UK flights
The food, the Terra Cotta warriors and the pandas were the most memorable parts of our holiday. (more)Jean Thomas
Walking the Great Wall of China was the most memorable part of the holiday (more)Heather Magowan
The time in Yangshuo was the best part of the holiday. That landscape is amazing. (more)Ruth Thompson
Xian to Istanbul overland tour
From
£9,515
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The Pass between the Pamirs and the Tien Shan mountains and Sary Tash; the Chinese warriors, the Registan at dusk. Tips? Take luggage you can carry up and down stairs. Enjoy it, it’s wonderful. Local benefits? A little. Wonderful Overall rating? Wonderful (more)Imogen Bell
Silk Road overland holiday
From
£10,995
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Mosque and shrine in Mashad - but so difficult to choose one amongst so many places visited on this amazing adventure Tips? Be prepared for long days and early starts. Walking boots and water bottles not essential as walking easily done in walking sandals, and water providied in plastic bottles in most hotels. Local benefits? Supported local people by visiting areas of the normal tourist route and therefore putting money into their pockets Overall rating? Excellent... (more)Lynda Perkins
China 8 day tour
From
£1,315
excluding flights
Memorable parts? We initially wanted to walk on the Great Wall and thought that would be the highlight but every destination we visited was equally memorable Tips? We used the high speed train for long journeys which gave us a comfortable rest though others may wish to fly Local benefits? Local guides in each region give a window on the every day lives of residents. Our guide in Ping’an gave us an insight of how our trip supported the local community by helping families stay... (more)David Pinder
Exciting family holiday in China
From
£2,500
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The itinerary planned by our operator worked out beautifully for my family of 8. A couple of the guides, especially Johnnie in Beijing and Susan in chengdu engaged with the children and helped make our time in those cities very enjoyable. we loved that logistics were taken care of by our guides n drivers. The children loved the ice skating, the time at the Great Wall, learning to cook their own dishes, spending Christmas day at the panda research center, biking in town... (more)Kristin Baker
Tailor made holiday in China
From
£3,500
including UK flights
Memorable parts? Loads of highlights in our 6 week holiday: seeing pandas & the Terracotta Warriors, walking the Great Wall, sound and light show in Yangshuo, the Potala Palace in Tibet. We also found the building work around us fascinating- such a massive scale, 20 skyscrapers at a time going up plus huge road and rail building programmes. The sheer scale of everything was astounding. Tips? Research where you want to go. Local benefits? Certainly supported the local population. Overall... (more)Linda Seaton
Silk Road holidays, Central Asia
From
£3,995
excluding flights
The most exciting part of this trip was the road journeys and bus that had plenty of space to sit alone. (more)Catherine Albers
Travelling the mountains of Tajikistan and the homestay there was the most memorable. (more)Ana Maria Lopez
China on a shoestring small group holiday
From
£2,755
including UK flights
The most memorable part of the holiday was the Li River. (more)Marianne Ringel
Knife cut noodle dishes in Xi’an were delicious. Tea houses in Peoples park looked amazing. (more)Dominic Pritchard
Bejing to Lhasa tour, by train
From
£1,296
excluding flights
Best part was Everest base camp and the terracotta warriors (more)James Troy
The highlight was seeing how the Tibetan people live, their friendliness and warm smiles. The way that welcomed us into their everyday worship in the monasteries. Just the simple things really. (more)Sue Byrne
Tibetan culture tour in Sichuan, China
From
£430
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Pandas and Siguniang Tips? You need to be able to speak some mandarin. You need good walking shoes too. Local benefits? We used local hotels, shops, restaurants and street vendors. Overall rating? (more)Peter Kerr
China Silk Road tour
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US $3,735
including domestic flights only
Difficult to choose between all the sights, but the Rainbow Mountains and the Karakorum Highway scenery were undoubted highlights! (more)Stella Wheeler
We thoroughly enjoyed our whole trip and had difficulty picking the most memorable. It was a great mixture of history, religion, culture, food and scenery. (more)Faye Walker
The holiday was excellent and I would recommend it to others. (more)Gill Forester
Trans-Siberian and Mongolia tour, westbound
From
£2,384
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The Mongolian ger camp was wonderful. ...the local guides Tuya and Nimo were terrific and made the Mongolian stop off great. Lake Baikal was also amazing...great fun with the sauna and jumping in the freezing river..standing on the frozen lake...beautiful and memorable. The entire train journey was special and being escorted by a brilliant guide was just the best way to feel safe yet given every opportunity to meet and interact with travellers from everywhere, learn new... (more)Rachel Guinee
The Silk Route, Beijing to Tashkent
From
£4,360
excluding flights
All of it was memorable (more)Dianne Garwood
We enjoyed the whole trip, but Kyrgyzstan was a highlight. Also the Labrang Monastery was lovely. Very good. It adjusted the way I think about the world. (more)Becky MacLeod
Do not hesitate!! It is very interesting trip and very well organised. (more)Ljiljana Padjen-Pajovic
China Express adventure holiday
From
£696
excluding flights
Travelling on local transport was a great experience. Great CEO and good selection of additional activities. Really enjoyed the overnight train trip. Best meal was cooked by local farmer & his wife. Overall a great trip. Can't wait to book next trip. (more)Tony Palmer
Amazing experience! (more)Linda Anderson
Lhasa was absolutely magical, seeing the Potalla Palace for the first time from the roof top bar of the hotel was breath taking. (more)Joan O
Silk Road adventure holiday
From
£2,995
excluding flights
It was an evenly-paced holiday. The most western part of the Chinese Great Wall was amazing, we loved the Mogao Grottoes and Kashgar old city. (more)Jacqui Licht
Most memorable was travelling along the Karakoram Highway...Very good (more)David Finbow
The most memorable was Kasger Sunday Market. (more)Mahesh Patel
Trans-Mongolian Express, Eastbound
From
£2,817
excluding flights
The Lake Baikal Homestay and the Mongolian Ger Camp... both have incredible memories for me that will stay with me for life! (more)Heidi Hosgood
I loved the train journey, chatting to the locals, making food, using the hot water urns at the end of the carriage and having the wheels changed on the Mongolia/China border was a fantastic experience. (more)Sally Foote
The most memorable was staying in a ger at Terelj National Park [Mongolia] and walking in the park... The most exciting was seeing the cosmonaut memorial in Moscow and balancing a Kazakh hunting eagle on my arm outside Terelj. (more)Christine Johnstone
Yunnan trekking holiday in China, tailor made
From
US $1,997
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Getting to climb down to the Yangtze River in the Middle Gorge and experience the power of the river. Also a getting boat ride in a stunning part of the river - when the road was closed. Walking around the Old Town in Leijang Tips? Be flexible! Plenty of road closures due to slips - ended up on boats and horses. If you are open to changes you will have great experiences. If you like salt with food carry you own. Local benefits? Probably benefited local... (more)Wendy Barton
China tailor made holiday, from Beijing to Shanghai
From
US $789
including domestic flights only
The parks were my favourite part of the trip, I also really enjoyed walking on the Great Wall and the live show in Xian. (more)Leigh McGlone
Overall this was a fantastic trip and we feel very honoured to have been able to see all that we did, especially the Forbidden City, the Great Wall and the Terra Cotta Warriors. (more)Ewen Macnair
China holiday, Beijing to Hong Kong
From
£1,810
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The terracotta warriors at Xi'an and the Great Wall. Cherry, our guide although very young, was dedicated and gave us great tips and help when choosing restaurants and outings. Our group integrated very well and everyone was on time for going places. Tips? Travel light, but do take toilet paper!! Local benefits? We certainly used local transport (busses, trains and only once taxis). Overall rating? Most enjoyable. The only thing that didn't work out... (more)Sheila Taylor
Yunnan tailor made holiday, China
From
US $1,199
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The museums in Chengdu, Kunming and Shanghai (all outstanding), and the monasteries and temples particularly Ganden Sumtseling Monastery near Shangri La. Tips? Book your own accommodation ( in hostels or inns) and arrange all your own meals; this saved us a lot of money and enabled us to escape from the international tourist bubble. Regard your itinerary with the holiday provider as a legal document, and make sure it specifies EVERYTHING you wish to see as there... (more)Gillian Gillanders
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