It appears that your web browser does not support JavaScript, or you have temporarily disabled scripting. The Explore website requires JavaScript enabled to operate correctly.

Find a tour

Where would you like to go?
What type of tour do you like?
When would you like to go?
More search options
543 Matching trips
Site Search

Other tours you might like

Brochures

Discover our latest brochures available online now, with hundreds of adventures to choose from.

E-newsletter

Be the first to hear about great new tours, competitions, special offers and unique departures.

Customer Reviews

Average Rating: Red-stars

Total number of reviews: 2,720

Gift Vouchers

The perfect gift idea for any occasion. Send gift vouchers and create fantastic memories with vast tours and experiences to choose from.

Treasures of China YR

Visiting: China
Tour Duration 15 Days

Yangtze River Cruise

On this fast paced tour we explore China's main highlights. From the Great Wall and sprawling Forbidden City in Beijing and Xian's Terracotta Army to the loveable giant pandas in Chengdu. We cruise on the Yangtse River through the three gorges and relax in quiet Yangshuo before heading to the neon lights of Shanghai.

Tour Highlights

  • Beijing - Walk through Tiananmen Square to the Forbidden City. Walk on the Great Wall at Mutianyu
  • Xian -Meet the Terracotta Warriors and explore the Muslim Quarter
  • Yangtse Cruise - Float along the Yangtse River on a 5 star cruise ship
  • Yangshuo - Cruise on the Li River and see classic Chinese limestone scenery
  • Shanghai - Take in China's most cosmopolitan city

Itinerary

Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

Show more
  • 1
    Join tour in Beijing

  • 2
    Take a walk on the Great Wall

  • 3
    Discover the Forbidden City; sleeper train to Xian

  • 4
    Explore the Muslim Quarter of Xian

  • 5
    Meet the famous Terracotta Warriors. Fly to Chengdu

  • 6
    Visit the Panda Research Centre. Train to Chongqing

  • 7
    Board a cruise boat on the Yangtse River

  • 8
    Sail down the Yangtse and visit the Ghost City of Fengdu

  • 9
    Take a small boat through Qutang, Wu and Xiling Gorges

  • 10
    Disembark and fly to Guilin

  • 11
    Sail down the Li River to Yangshuo

  • 12
    A free day to explore the relaxed town of Yangshuo

  • 13
    Fly to the cosmopolitan city of Shanghai

  • 14
    Visit Shanghai's Jade Buddha Temple and walk the Bund

  • 15
    Tour ends in Shanghai

Tour notes

Each departure date has it's own dedicated tour note, detailing all you need to know about that tour. Whether you've already booked, or weighing up your options, please choose carefully the relevant itinerary for you.

We have the following different versions of the Treasures of China tour available at present.

Please select a date:

Download
YR_2015_Map
Included meals 14 3 2
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
Bus, Train, Boat, Flight
Accommodation
10 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Basic Overnight Train
3 nights Standard Boat
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Boat Crew
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18