VisitsEverything old is new again. People always connect China with historical affection a land full of contradictions from the ancient history to the buzzing modern day developments. It’s a country full of mystery and culture. China appeals to numerous amounts of domestic and international tourists yearning to explore and experience this enchanting country time and time again a destination thrilling for all ages. The ‘Ancient China’ tour, offers five ancient cities selected for their rich history and culture, we have incorporated three big cities from our main itinerary for those who wish to indulge in China’s amazing past and exciting future. These include Zhengzhou, Luoyang, Taiyuan, Pingyao and Datong – each city has a vast array of historical sites and relics to visit and are all great places to introduce yourself to Chinese history – every brick tells a story allowing you to absorb the knowledge thousands of years in the making.
Visit almost every traditional spot in Shanghai, such as Yu Gardens with the Old City Town inside and the unique ‘Shikumen’ houses; take a cruise tour along Huangpu River; admire two glorious grottoes – the Longmen Grottoes and the Yungang Grottoes; gaze in awe at the Great Wall and the Terra Cotta Warriors; have Chinese traditional food, like dumpling banquet and Peking Duck Dinner.
Shanghai: Bund, Huangpu River, Yu Gardens, Jin Mao Tower
Zhengzhou / Luoyang: National Museum of Henna Province, Shaolin Temple, Longmen Grottes, White Horse Temple
Xi'an: Big Goose Pagoda, Terracotta Warriors, Terracotta Warriors Museum, Ancient City Wall
Pingyao / Datong: Historic Ancient City Wall, Ming-Qing Street, Ri Sheng Chang Financial House, Yungang Grottoes
Beijing: Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Temple of Heaven, Great Wall