Best of China Small Group Tour: 11 Days

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5.0 Based on 18 Reviews
  • Sightseeing tour
  • Natural landmarks sightseeing
  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
  • Classes and workshops
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 11 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 1+ years old
  • max group size 21
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Starts Beijing, China
  • Ends Shanghai, China
  • +5
  • Travel across China stopping at major cities of Beijing, Xi'an, Guilin & Shanghai
  • Explore iconic landmarks of the Forbidden City, the Great Wall and Terracotta Warriors
  • Cruise across the Li River, visit ethnic villages and roam cosmopolitans
  • Experience the local culture through Tai Chi practice and pottery classes
China is an ancient country of epic scale and diversity. This massive nation offers a look into the past as well as a glimpse of the future. On this group tour, explore the best of China in a relatively short span of 11 days.

The tour takes you across the most famous destinations across the country, starting from the capital of Beijing and making way through Xian, Guilin and finally ending at Shanghai. Along the way you’ll visit the Forbidden City, Great Wall, Temple of Heaven, Xi’an City Wall, Qin Terracotta Warriors and Longji Rice Terraces, among others.

You will also cruise across the Li River and travel to the many highlights, both old and new, of Shanghai.

The tour includes comfortable 4-star hotel accommodation in each city and a la carte lunches in most tour days. Professional and experienced English-speaking guides will accompany you across the journey to help you get a clearer picture of historical and contemporary China. The tour starts at fixed departure dates and is set for small groups of less than 16 people.
5 - Excellent
Based on 18 reviews
  • Geoffrey Francis
  • On Nov 15 2019
5 - Excellent
Wonderful trip
“Dear Maggie

We are now home. We would like to thank you for organising a wonderful trip for us, and especially also to our guide Murphy, who was very pleasant, knowledgeable and helpful, especially at the end of the tour when we were sick and needed medicine. She is a credit to your organisation, please do pass on our thanks.

We hope to travel with TCT again some tome in the future.

Kind regards,”
  • Carmen
  • From Spain
  • On Nov 14 2019
5 - Excellent
Want to visit China again!
“Dear Raylene,

Now that we are back in Spain and with our routine, I would like to thank you.
The trip was so perfect!!! We enjoyed every moment, and we loved China!! I didnt expect so much about your country!!

Now I am looking forward to visiting again and visit other corners of your beautiful country!!

Thank you so much again, and hope to travel with you again.”
  • Anonymous
  • On Nov 14 2019
5 - Excellent
Flawless trip
“Hi, Vicky,

You did arrange a flawless trip of us. We are really happy to join in this small group tour to visit the top tourist cities like Beijing, Xian and Shanghai. Except that, we also added 2 days to visit Zhangjiajie, which was also in our tour plan. All the arrangements including pick-up and drop-off at airport/train station and hotels are very good, without any flaw. All the tour guide speak English fluently. The guide in Xian is really knowledgeable.”
  • Sheldon
  • On Nov 12 2019
5 - Excellent
Looking forward to our next trip with TCT
“Hi Vicky

On behalf of the entire group I would like to thank you for the excellent organization of the trip. We all very much enjoyed our tours and our stay in China

My last trip here was in 2014 and I am amazed how the country has grown and prospered. We all look forward to our next trip here”
  • Day 1: Arrive in Beijing
  • Day 2: Beijing City Tour
  • Day 3: Beijing Great Wall
  • Day 4: High-speed train from Beijing to Xian
  • Day 5: Witness the glorious Terracotta Warriors
  • Day 6: Fly to Guilin
  • Day 7: Roam around the Guilin Longji rice terraces
  • Day 8: Cruise through the Li River
  • Day 9: Explore Guilin; fly to Shanghai
  • Day 10: Explore Shanghai
  • Day 11: Depart from Shanghai
  • 10 breakfasts and 9 lunches
  • Shared transfers for group tours
  • Economy class domestic flight and train tickets
  • Accommodation on twin bed room-sharing basis
  • Professional English-speaking guide and driver
  • Entrance fee to the attractions listed in the itinerary
  • Insurance fees (China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance)
  • Luggage transfers between airports and hotels.
  • Airport transfers
  • International airfare or train-fare
  • China entry visa fee
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Any meals, tours and activities not specified in the itinerary
  • Tips for guides, escort, drives, bellman, etc.
  • Personal expenses
  • Single room supplement
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10% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.


A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

Travel Insurance

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Other Practical InformationWe generally arrange the free hotelairport transfer together according to all the travellers’ departure flights. If your departure flight is postponed, you will probably need to wait at the airport for a long time. If separate transfer is required, extra fee will be charged. Please check with us in advance.
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