12 Days Wonders of China
"Experience some of China's highlights on this carefully crafted tour, witnessing raw natural beauty and sprawling cities."
From the vast commercial centre of Shanghai to the culture-rich giant that is Beijing, this 12 day tour captures the magic of China, and is a perfect introduction to this great nation. The first half of the tour guides you through some of the country's most picturesque sights, including the mist-shrouded rice terraces of Longji, which glisten and gleam in the sunlight. Cruise the lazy Li River both by day and night, savouring the wonderfully fresh air and witnessing the traditional fishing techniques used by the locals. A trip to Guilin, with its stunning cave and karst systems precedes a back to back city tour of ancient Xian and bustling Beijing. Take an excursion north east to the Great Wall, unarguably one of China's must-see landmarks. Your final day includes a visit to the Temple of Heaven and its peaceful park complex, as well as a rickshaw tour of the traditional Hutongs - ancient alleyways that formed tightly-knit neighbourhoods, originating back to the Yuan Dynasty.
You will be warmly welcomed by your guide, and transferred to your hotel.
Drive to Suzhou to explore the Water Village, and see how the area remained unchanged over the centuries.
Today visit the Yu Yuan Gardens with its beautiful Tea House on a small bridge.
Today you will have a one day tour from Guilin to Longsheng
After Breakfast drive to Yangshuo, where you will enjoy a Li River Cruise
You will begin your day by visiting the south of Guilin where the Moon Hill lies
You will begin your day by visiting the Shan Xi museum, located near the wild Goose Pagoda
Today visit the famous Museum of Terracotta Warriors and Horses
Today you will visit the Tiananmen Square “The gate of the heavenly sky”
After Breakfast you will be picked up from your hotel and driven about 70 kilometres north east of Beijing to
Begin your day by driving to the south of Beijing to visit the magnificent and colourful Temple of Heaven.
After breakfast, transfer to Beijing International Airport for your onward journey
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