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Our China tours have been carefully created to uncover the real China, combining sightseeing with activities and cultural experiences. Enjoy the unique sights, sounds, tastes and smells of the vast and compelling country that is China. Whether you're a young adventurer, an energetic family or a laid-back traveller, our small group China tours and private, tailor-made China holidays will leave you with memories to last a lifetime.

From the hustle and bustle of China's capital Beijing, to the must see sites like the Terracotta Army & Great Wall, to the stunning landscapes and rich cultural history, this truly amazing country will captivate and enthral even the most seasoned traveller.

Our range of Shoestring China tours offer the best value for money travel you can find, and perfectly combine sightseeing with active adventure, tailored to the younger more adventurous and fun loving traveller.

Our tailor-made China holidays allow you to set the pace, pick the route and choose the budget. We'll work with you to design the perfect China holiday and take away all the stress and pressure of booking your once in a life time adventure holiday to China.



Our video features bring our tours to life in a way the no photo can, you'll feel like you're on the tour.


From travel tips to country guides, packing lists to little known things to do, you'll find it all in our popular travel blog.

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