China Itineraries

Designing your holiday with ASIA Inspirations couldn't be easier. Just let us know what you want to do and ask us for further information and ideas. To assist you, we have suggested some itineraries that have been popular with past travellers. One of these may suit you perfectly or you may modify them or we can design something completely unique.

China Express

This quick tour is ideal for those with limited time who wish to experience the two main cities of China. Discover the history of Beijing at the Great Wall and Forbidden City, and contrast with the modernity of Shanghai's Pudong District. It's a great way to discover China's past and to take a glimpse at its future. A highlight of this journey is a ride on the super-fast bullet train.

Destinations

Shanghai (2N), Beijing (3N)

Duration

7 days

Guide Prices

4 star around £2,300
5 star around £2,900
INSPIRED on request

In Pursuit of Pandas

A concise tour of China that includes the most iconic sights of the country. Walk on the Great Wall, discover the Terracotta Warriors and meet the Giant Pandas in Chengdu. But there's much more to see including the Forbidden City, Summer Palace and Temple of Heaven in Beijing and the Grand Buddha in Leshan.

Destinations

Beijing (3N), Xian (1N), Chengdu (3N)

Duration

9 days

Guide Prices

4 star around £2,700
5 star around £3,300
INSPIRED on request
Also available as a group tour


A China Experience

An excellent introductory tour that features both the ancient and modern sides of the country. Start by experiencing the modern metropolis of Shanghai before learning about the history of China at the Terracotta Warriors, Forbidden City and Great Wall. An additional highlight is the charming watertown of Wuzhen with its pretty canals and flagstone streets.

Destinations

Shanghai (3N), Xian (2N), Beijing (3N)

Duration

10 days

Guide Prices

4 star  around £2,700
5 star around £3,300
INSPIRED on request
Also available as a group tour


Glories of China

The highlight of this two week tour is a cruise on the Li River to see the spectacular landscapes of Guilin. Then stay in the delightful countryside town of Yangshuo. The main historical sights are also included such as the Great Wall, Forbidden City and Terracotta Warriors. Also visit the modern and cosmopolitan city of Shanghai.

Destinations

Shanghai (3N), Guilin (1N), Yangshuo (2N), Xian (2N), Beijing (4N)

Duration

14 days

Guide Prices

4 star around £3,200
5 star around £3,900
INSPIRED on request
Also available as a group tour

Majestic Yangtze

Admire the dramatic scenery of the Yangtze River from the comfort of a cruise ship with side trips to explore more of this beautiful region. This is combined with many of the historical sights of China including the Great Wall, Forbidden City and the Terracotta Warriors. Also visit cosmopolitan Shanghai and meet the Giant Pandas at the Chengdu Reserve.

Destinations

Shanghai (2N), Yangtze Cruise (4N), Chengdu (1N), Xian (2N), Beijing (3N)

Duration

14 days

Guide Prices

4 star around £3,300
5 star around £4,100
INSPIRED on request
Also available as a group tour

Wonders of China

A very popular and comprehensive tour of China with a fascinating mix of history, modernity and scenic beauty. Discover the Great Wall, Forbidden City and Terracotta Warriors and contrast with the cosmopolitan city of Shanghai. Admire the dramatic scenery of the Yangtze River and the beautiful landscapes of Guilin. An additional highlight is meeting the giant pandas in Chongqing.

Destinations

Beijing (3N), Xian (2N), Yangtze Cruise (4N), Guilin (1N), Yangshuo (2N), Shanghai (2N)

Duration

16 days

Guide Prices

4 star around £3,500
5 star around £4,300
INSPIRED on request
Also available as a group tour


Magnificent China

An in-depth tour of China that includes the scenic Yangtze River, the beautiful landscapes of Guilin and the traditional gardens of Suzhou as well as the historical sights of the Great Wall and Terracotta Warriors. Also see Shanghai, Leshan Grand Buddha and Chengdu Panda Reserve.

Destinations

Beijing (4N), Xian (2N), Yangtze Cruise (4N), Chengdu (2N), Guilin (1N), Yangshuo (2N), Suzhou (1N), Shanghai (3N)

Duration

21 days

Guide Prices

4 star around £4,800
5 star around £5,700
INSPIRED on request
Also available as a group tour


Flavours of China

A culinary tour that combines China's regional cuisines with the country's top attractions. See the historical sights of the Great Wall, Forbidden City and Terracotta Warriors, experience the modern city of Shanghai and meet the giant pandas in Chengdu. Throughout the tour you will taste and learn to cook many varieties of Chinese food.

Destinations

Beijing (3N), Xian (2N), Chengdu (1N), Shanghai (3N)

Duration

11 days

Guide Prices

4 star around £3,500
5 star around £4,100
INSPIRED on request

When to Travel

China is a year-round destination with spring and autumn tending to be the most comfortable seasons. Summer is typically hot and may be wetter than other times of the year. Winter may be cold, but there are fewer travellers and often the best prices.

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Call one of our tailor-made specialists on 0844 8566 811 or email us at info@asiainspirations.co.uk
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