Glories of China

14 Days from $2,490 per person

What's Included
  • 12 nights hotel accommodation
  • 3 internal flights within China
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • Group airport transfers & ground transportation
  • National Escort & Local Insider Guides
  • Visa fees for US & Canada passport holders
  • Sightseeing & entrance fees

Patrice TortorelliDestination Specialist

Experience both China's natural beauty and fast-paced modernisation along with its long and turbulent history.
Places Visited
Shanghai (3 nights), Guilin (1 night), Yangshuo (2 nights), Xian (2 nights), Beijing (4 nights)
Highlights of the Itinerary
  • Wander along the incredible Great Wallof China
  • Come face to face with the Terracotta Warriors
  • Absorb the rural serenity of the Li River and Yangshuo
  • Marvel at the sparkling city of Shanghai on a Huangpu River cruise
  • Survey Xian from its ancient city ramparts
  • Step back into China's dynastic past at the Imperial Forbidden City
  • Escape the bustle of Beijing for the tranquility of the Summer Palace
  • Admire the 1920s architecture of the Bund, set against futuristic skyscapers
Book Now
Expand All
Visit the Shanghai Museum and wander around People's Square. Explore the historical riverfront Bund promenade. Enjoy a traditional Shanghai dinner.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Shanghai Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Sightseeing starts in the Old Town of Shanghai and on to the latticed pavilion in the Yu Gardens. Explore Xintiandi before crossing the Nanpu Bridge to the Pudong District. Enjoy an evening Huangpu River Cruise.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Fly to Guilin and explore Seven Star Caves.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Cruise along the Li River, passing limestone karsts and picturesque villages to the small mountain village of Yangshuo. Wander the colorful markets in town.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Explore the beautiful rural countryside, discovering the lifestyle of the villagers. This evening’s entertainment is a traditional display of fishing in China using trained cormorants.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Fly to Xian and enjoy a Tang Dynasty performance while feasting on a Shui Jiao dumpling dinner.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Shui Jiao Dumpling Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Visit the UNESCO World Heritage listed Terracotta Warriors, followed by a walk on the Ancient City Wall.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Visit the Little Wild Goose Pagoda and the Shaanxi Provincial Museum. Stroll through the Muslim Quarter before flying to Beijing.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Walk through Tiananmen Square to the Forbidden City, the sacred center of the Chinese empire for 500 years.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Walk along the iconic Great Wall and admire the panoramic views. Visit the Temple of Heaven set among a 660 acre park. Our evening entertainment is an exciting Chinese acrobatics performance.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Take a rickshaw ride through the old Hutong area to discover traditional Chinese architecture. Head to the Summer Palace, a retreat for emperors during the Ming and Qing dynasties. Dinner includes a sample of the local delicacy, Peking Duck.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Peking Duck Dinner
Accommodation: Local Three to Four-star Standard Hotel
Transfer to the airport to board your flight back to the USA.

Meals: Breakfast
Depart US Arrive US Price From Special Offer Saving
Sat. Feb 14 Fri. Feb 27 $2,490 - -
Sat. Feb 21 Fri. Mar 06 $2,490 - -
Sat. Mar 07 Fri. Mar 20 $2,890 - -
Sat. Mar 21 Fri. Apr 03 $3,140 - -
Sat. Mar 28 Fri. Apr 10 $3,190 - -
Sat. Apr 04 Fri. Apr 17 $3,290 - -
Sat. Apr 11 Fri. Apr 24 $3,290 - -
Thu. Apr 16 Wed. Apr 29 $3,290 - -
Tue. May 05 Mon. May 18 $3,390 - -
Sat. May 09 Fri. May 22 $3,390 - -
Sat. May 23 Fri. Jun 05 $3,390 - -
Sat. Jun 06 Fri. Jun 19 $3,390 - -
Sat. Jun 06 Fri. Jun 19 $3,390 - -
Sat. Jun 27 Fri. Jul 10 $3,390 - -
Sat. Jul 25 Fri. Aug 07 $3,190 - -
Sat. Aug 15 Fri. Aug 28 $3,190 - -
Sat. Sep 05 Fri. Sep 18 $3,190 - -
Sat. Sep 12 Fri. Sep 25 $3,190 - -
Sat. Sep 12 Fri. Sep 25 $3,190 - -
Sat. Sep 19 Fri. Oct 02 $3,190 - -
Sat. Sep 26 Fri. Oct 09 $3,190 - -
Sat. Oct 10 Fri. Oct 23 $3,190 - -
Sat. Oct 17 Fri. Oct 30 $3,190 - -
Sat. Oct 31 Fri. Nov 13 $3,190 - -
Sat. Nov 14 Fri. Nov 27 $2,590 - -
Sat. Nov 21 Fri. Dec 04 $2,590 - -
  • We were extremely happy with the variety of places visited and the pace of the tour was great! From the moment we booked our trip with Phil Hoffman Travel in Adelaide we were informed of the things that would be beneficial for us to bring such as currency, tipping and more which was included in our dossier and travel guide. We decided to book our own flights to Shanghai, but found all travel between the cities we travelled was fantastic, we did have unforseen issue with delayed flight from Shanghai to Guilin due to bad weather our guide Marissa ...
    Vito and Antonietta Nocera South Australia
  • Glories of China tour was sensational from start to finish! We were so well cared for and looked after at all times. The coach drivers drove with great care in fact the whole trip was full of surprises. Our group of 25 got along famously and we enjoyed each other’s company by rotating ourselves on the coach and dinning with different members each evening. Special commendation goes to Stephen our guide. Stephen was kind, caring and attended to requests/needs without question. He also has a great sense of humour and is an asset to Wendy Wu Tours. We were privileged to have ...
    Yuleen Jacobson Tasmania, Australia
  • We loved the trip enormously! We loved the trip enormously ( except for some of the hard beds but I am sure you know about that!) and thought that the professionalism and care taken was outstanding! We particularly wanted to commend our National guide , Tony, who met us in Shanghai and was an absolute delight for the entire 14 days. Nothing was too much trouble for him and he was completely professional , efficient, friendly, good humoured and helpful to everyone , at all times! Our local guides were also excellent, in particular we enjoyed the humour and sense of ...
    Ellie Francis New South Wales, Australia
Sign up for our free newsletter
Receive news and offers from Wendy Wu Tours
Name:     Email: