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China Highlights HC

Trip Duration 10 Days

China Adventure Tour

Enjoy an action-packed introduction to China as we travel from the skyscrapers of Hong Kong to the imperial palaces of Beijing. We take a cruise along the Li River to Yangshuo, passing vast paddy fields and beautiful limestone scenery. We also visit the incredible Army of Terracotta Warriors in Xian and walk along the Great Wall in Mutianyu.

Tour Highlights

  • Hong Kong - Orientation tour plus plenty of time to explore this bustling metropolis
  • Yangshuo - Float through dramatic karst scenery on the Li River
  • Xian - Visit the incredible Terracotta Army of Emperor Qin Shi Huangdi plus Big Wild Goose Pagoda
  • Beijing - Explore the Great Wall, Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City


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  • 1
    Join tour in Hong Kong

  • 2
    Discover the sights of Hong Kong; optional ride on the Victoria PeakTram

  • 3
    Continue exploring Hong Kong; overnight train to Guilin

  • 4
    Boat trip on the Li River to Yangshuo

  • 5
    Free time in Yangshuo; catch flight to Xian

  • 6
    In Xian; visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda

  • 7
    Explore the Terracotta Army; overnight train to Beijing

  • 8
    Discover the sights of Beijing; including the Forbidden City

  • 9
    Walk on the incredible Great Wall

  • 10
    Tour ends in Beijing

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China Highlights
Why Book this trip
With a fast pace and busy days this tour is the ideal introduction to China. Combining modern cities, important sites and the natural beauty of the Li River it offers something for everyone.
Included meals 9 1 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Bus, Train, Boat
7 nights Standard Hotel
2 nights Simple Overnight Train
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s)
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18