China Encompassed

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See the contrasts of old and new in bustling Shanghai

Includes return economy airfares

15 days priced at £pp flight and hotel inclusive

Tailor-made Journey

15 days from £pp

Take in China’s best bits on this far-reaching Journey covering the historical sights of Beijing and Xi’an, ...


... including the Great Wall, before heading on to the gorgeous karst scenery of Guilin and the Li River. Finish in shiny modern Shanghai, a city offering pretty gardens, exquisite temples and mouth-watering cuisine. 

Some of the highlights included are:

  • Discover Beijing's icons, including infamous Tiananmen Square
  • Find out more about Xi’an’s army of Terracotta Warriors
  • Admire the vivid green rice terraces and pretty lakes of Guilin
  • See the contrasts of old and new in bustling Shanghai

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What's included

  • All international & internal flights
  • 11 nights in 4* hotels
  • 1 night overnight train
  • Forbidden City & Tiananmen Square
  • Visit to Great Wall of China & Ming Tombs
  • Summer Palace & Beijing Zoo
  • Rickshaw tour of Beijing's Hutong
  • Terracotta Warriors
  • Full-day trip to the Longsheng Rice Terraces
  • Li River Cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo
  • Bicycle tour of Yangshuo & countryside
  • Visit to Shanghai Museum & People’s Square
  • Full-day trip to Suzhou, including a visit to Master of the Nets Garden
  • Visit to Jade Buddha Temple, Shanghai Old Town & Oriental pearl TV Tower
  • Services of a tour manager throughout your Journey with airport meet & greets
  • All transfers

Need to know

  • Arrives: Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK)
  • Time difference: GMT+8
  • Visa requirements: British passport holders require a tourist visa; please ask your travel consultant for more information
  • Language: Standard Mandarin
  • Currency: Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY)
  • Flying time from UK: Around 10 hours direct
  • Plug type: 3-prong flat blade plug
  • Voltage: 220 volts/50 cycles

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