This tour  visits key  ‘must see’ sites in China, as well as enhancing understanding of various   aspects of Chinese  history, culture and society. Five key destinations  have been selected to give diverse and in depth  experiences of China old and new, city to scenic beauty.

We will enjoy a diverse range of food experiences typical of the different regions visited.

The tour includes performances of a stunning  Shanghai acrobat  and the world famous show on water in Yangshuo, ‘Impressions of Liu Sanjie' .



20 days in China

Dates: March 15 to April 3 2018

All inclusive Cost: $7750


Return international travel from your NZ hometown

Twin share accommodation

 4 star hotels or best available

Single supplement add $900

All in-China costs

  • all meals -enjoy a range of regional food experiences
  • Travel - flights, trains, coach
  • Entrance fees, at least one performance


Visa application and travel insurances

Transit Shanghai, fly to Guilin

  • Karst landscapes, Li River cruise, Yangshuo
  • Yao minority village, terraced hill landscapes
  • World famous performance: “Impressions of Liu Sanjie” on water



Fly to Chengdu

  • Pandas, culture show

Bullet train to Xi’an

  • City sights
  • Rural community visit
  • Terracotta warriors

 By bullet train to Beijing

  • The Great Wall, Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City
  • Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Bell and Drum Towers
  • Song Qingling house/museum (Madame Sun Yatsen, China’s most revered woman of the 20th century)



Fly to Shanghai, bus to nearby Suzhou (or by bullet train direct)

  • The garden city, ‘Venice of the East’, Grand Canal, silk production
  • Stop overnight in picturesque water village of Zhouzhuang



  • Experience a range of city sites old and new - the Bund, Pudong, museum
  • Parks and the people enjoying them
  • Acrobat show

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