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China Tours & Tailormade Holidays

Group Tours    Tailormade Options   All Silk Road tours

As the world’s rising power and a fascinating juxtaposition of tradition and modernity, China offers a seemingly endless array of attractions. Explore Buddhist monasteries, traditional villages and colourful markets. Follow the iconic Silk Road and the Great Wall. Discover deserts and karsts and cruise the Yangtze River. See enigmatic Giant Pandas up close and delve into the delicious diversity of Chinese cuisine.

Group Tours

These following tours are all scheduled group tours. If the dates do not suit you or you want to do them on a private basis please contact us and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Tour Country Dates Days Price
Classic China
Dramatic karsts, Giant pandas, Great Wall & Terracotta Warriors

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
08 Oct 2017
25 Mar 2018
28 Oct 2018
14 £ 2,695
Hidden Treasures of Central China
Discover little visited Ningxia, Gansu & Shaanxi provinces

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
20 Aug 2017
13 May 2018
19 Aug 2018
17 £ 4,295
Silk Road through China
Trace ancient paths of merchants, scholars & smugglers

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
05 Sep 2017
10 Apr 2018
04 Sep 2018
16 £ 3,595

Tailormade China

Should you prefer to travel independently then we can arrange a private tailormade trip for you too. Please review our group tours for tailormade ideas and complete our online tailormade enquiry form to let us know what you are looking to do and we will be happy to accommodate you.


Embark on a journey through this spiritual land. Hike in the foothills of the Himalayas, past dazzling turquoise lakes, yaks and nomads’ tents to experience unbeatable views from the “roof of the world”. Visit sacred Buddhist monasteries including the famous Potala Palace, once the home of the Dalai Lama, and experience the warm welcome of the Tibetan people.


Delve into the ethnic diversity of the Yunnan region. Wander through ornate gardens and hike through forests along the Mekong River. Visit the picture-perfect rice terraces of Yuanyang and journey to the traditional Black Dragon Pool and its spectacular backdrop of snowcapped mountains.

Yangtze River Cruises

Cruise along Asia’s longest river, gaining unrivalled access to some of China’s most famous natural sights and historic relics. Enjoy unspoiled views of the Three Gorges River Dam, along with the opportunity to explore Shibaozhai pagoda or Fengdu Relocation Village.

Inner Mongolia

Travel through the Badain Jaran Desert and the vast grasslands of Inner Mongolia, and catch a glimpse of the unique nomadic culture of the shepherds on the steppes. Experience Mongolia’s biggest party, Naadam, in July & August, featuring traditional sports such as horse riding, wrestling and archery.


Enjoy views of the dramatic Tianshan Mountains as you journey through Xinjiang province. Travel back in time as you uncover archaeological relics of the Silk Road in the regional museum of Urumqi. Visit Kashgar’s Sunday market, a riot of textures, vivid colours and traditional dress. Watch skilled local silk, carpet and jade craftsmen in Hotan. Follow ancient Silk Road paths across the shifting sands of the Taklaman Desert and listen to the myths and legends of the Taklaman, who live as they have done for centuries.

Hong Kong & Macau

Explore Hong Kong’s vibrant city centre, experience its bustling markets and colonial cuisine and trace its striking skyline from Victoria Peak. Immerse yourself in Macau’s patchwork of cultures, where colonial ruins and historical chapels abut

Private & Tailormade Tour Options

The following tours can be run as private tours. They can also be customised, extended, shortened etc. or combined with a group tour to give you the perfect tour. Contact us and let us know how we can help you. Alternatively if you are interested in any of the trips below as a group tour, let us know and we will endeavour to make that happen. Prices shown are per person, based on 2 people travelling.

Tour Country Dates Days Price
Xinjiang Odyssey
Uncover the mysteries of remote Xinjiang

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Contact us for details
14 £ 3,095

Extensions & Ideas

These trips are intended either as extensions to group tours or to use as inspiration for ideas for tailormade tours. They can also be used for ideas of things to do on a private tour. Please contact us if you have any questions

Tour Country Dates Days Price