Kyrgyzstan and China Overland
Duration: from 40 Days
25% off our August 2012 departure! Join our Exploratory Ultimate Expedition from Bishkek to Beijing and venture off the tourist trail through Kyrgyzstan and China. This groundbreaking & challenging trip travels along ancient trading routes along the Silk Road in our custom built expedition truck.
This round trip of China will bring you face to face with the country’s political past – visit the imperial sites of Beijing, the birthplace of Confucius and the home of a Communist Party Official! Add in holy caves, tombs and mountains and you have a cultural feast of a trip!
Duration: from 25 Days
IN 210BC WHEN THE FIRST EMPEROR OF CHINA DIED, HE HAD EVERY MAN WORKING ON THE TERRACOTTA ARMY BURIED ALIVE TO KEEP HIM COMPANY. BUT HE ALSO UNIFIED CHINA AND STANDARDISED WRITING. SO, NOT A TOTAL MONSTER.
Big Ticket - 19 Days
Countries: China, Mongolia, Russia
Go Bolshoi (Russian for ‘big’) with this sensational train ride from Moscow to Beijing. Along the way discover the bloody history of Russia, sample the traditional lifestyle of the Mongolians and sit back and enjoy the changing landscape from your carriage!
Bridging The Gap China
Duration: from 1 Months to 2 Months
This unique, tried and tested method to learning Mandarin allows you to improve your Mandarin fast and enjoy the most beautiful province in China, Yunnan, at the same time. Our 'Mandarin on the Move' courses provide a combination of classroom tuition and outdoor cultural activities accompanied by a highly qualified Mandarin teacher. The outdoor cultural activities include taking part in the Dai minority water splashing festival, Chinese cooking classes overlooking the beautiful Cang Mountain and Erhai Lake in Dali, visiting Jade Dragon Snow Mountain in Lijiang and horse riding in the seemingly never-ending plateaus of Shangrila.
Yin and Yangtze
Complement your Yin with your Yang with the best of what China has to offer, from its imperial attractions in Beijing to the impressive Terracotta Army in Xi’an. Enjoy the scenery and relax on board a Yangtze River Cruise before exploring the canals of Suzhou and the metropolis of Shanghai.
Beijing to Hong Kong Express
Duration: from 10 Days
THIS TRIP IS PERFECT IF YOU'VE GOT LIMITED TIME BUT STILL WANT TO SEE THE MAJOR ATTRACTIONS IN CHINA. IN TEN ACTION-PACKED DAYS WE VISIT THE GREAT WALL AND THE FAMED TERRACOTTA WARRIORS NEAR XIAN, BEFORE HEADING TO YANGSHUO, TO SEE ITS BREATHTAKING COUNTRYSIDE ON BIKE. OUR FINAL DESTINATION IS HONG KONG, WHERE WE ARRIVE ON A SPECTACULAR HYDROFOIL RIDE INTO VICTORIA HARBOUR. THIS JOURNEY IS SURE TO LEAVE YOU WANTING MORE!
Highway to Moscow - 13 Days
Countries: China, Mongolia, Russia
Starting in the land of dragons and emperors, this adventure takes you through the land of Genghis Khan and crosses Siberia for Russia’s natural wonders. Riding the Trans-Mongolian from China, through Mongolia and finally Russia, join us for the journey of a lifetime!
Made In China
Duration: from 17 Days
TIANANMEN SQUARE CAN HOLD ONE MILLION PEOPLE. ITS THE BRITHPLACE OF PEKING DUCK. THERE ARE 800 BUILDINGS INSIDE THE FORBIDDEN CITY. YEAH, WE GUESS YOU COULD SAY BEIJING'S PRETTY INTERESTING.
Gap Wrap China
Duration: from 21 Days
Leave London and fly to China - explore the Forbidden City, climb the Great Wall and view the Terracotta Warriors before volunteering with the giant pandas - arrive back in London.