China Active Adventure

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: ACBH

From: £1109.25

Explore a side of China you never knew existed on this eye-opening multi-activity adventure. Get a full dose of this land’s truly incredible history, culture, and geography using rural roads that wind through tiny villages and past seemingly endless rice fields. Tour the imperial tombs and palaces of the walled city of Xi’an on two wheels and on foot. Study curious limestone karst formations in Yangshuo. Navigate the busy streets of Beijing and relax, secure in the knowledge that downtime is rightly earned.

Day 1 Beijing

Arrive in Beijing at any time.

Day 2 Beijing

Enjoy a guided tour of the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square. After take a walk through the historic Beijing hutongs.

Day 3 Beijing/Gubeikou (1D)

Leave Beijing behind and transfer out to the Great Wall of China for two days of hiking. Tonight, enjoy a homestay in a village with a local family.

Day 4 Beijing (1B)

Continue to trek along the Great Wall. Return to Beijing to catch the overnight train to Luoyang.

Day 5 Song Shan

Continue to the sacred Mount Songshang. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site, Shaolin Temple, the birthplace of Kung Fu.

Day 6 Song Shan

Spend the day exploring the holy mountain area of Song Shan and enjoy a hike in the surrounding countryside.

Day 7 Song Shan/Xi’an

Opt to visit to Longmen Grottoes. Return to Luoyang and travel to Xi’an by train.

Day 8 Xi’an

Explore China’s former capital and terminus of the Silk Road. Cycle the ancient city walls and discover the Muslim Quarter.

Day 9 Xi’an/Yangshuo

Fly to Guilin and transfer to Yangshuo.

Day 10 Yangshuo

Take an orientation walk around Yangshuo. Opt to check out a local cooking school, practice tai chi, or see a light and sound show.

Day 11 Yangshuo (1L)

Cycle over the flat(ish) landscape past rice paddies with local farmers and water buffalo. Marvel at the limestone karsts and hear the legends of how they came to be.

Day 12 Yangshuo/Longji

Enjoy village to village trekking along rice terraces.

Day 13 Longji

Continue trekking along rice terraces.

Day 14 Longji/Hong Kong

Depart the village and take a fast train to Hong Kong.

Day 15 Hong Kong

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
29/09/2018 13/10/2018 8 £1109.25
06/10/2018 20/10/2018 2 £1479.00
13/10/2018 27/10/2018 2 £1479.00
20/10/2018 03/11/2018 0 £1479.00
23/03/2019 06/04/2019 16 £1399.00
06/04/2019 20/04/2019 15 £1399.00
20/04/2019 04/05/2019 16 £1399.00
04/05/2019 18/05/2019 16 £1479.00
18/05/2019 01/06/2019 15 £1479.00
01/06/2019 15/06/2019 16 £1479.00
15/06/2019 29/06/2019 15 £1479.00
13/07/2019 27/07/2019 16 £1549.00
17/08/2019 31/08/2019 16 £1549.00
07/09/2019 21/09/2019 16 £1479.00
14/09/2019 28/09/2019 16 £1479.00
21/09/2019 05/10/2019 16 £1479.00
05/10/2019 19/10/2019 16 £1479.00
19/10/2019 02/11/2019 16 £1479.00
07/03/2020 21/03/2020 16 £1399.00
21/03/2020 04/04/2020 16 £1399.00
04/04/2020 18/04/2020 14 £1399.00
11/04/2020 25/04/2020 16 £1399.00
25/04/2020 09/05/2020 16 £1399.00
02/05/2020 16/05/2020 16 £1479.00
16/05/2020 30/05/2020 16 £1479.00
23/05/2020 06/06/2020 16 £1479.00
06/06/2020 20/06/2020 16 £1479.00
13/06/2020 27/06/2020 16 £1479.00
20/06/2020 04/07/2020 16 £1479.00
27/06/2020 11/07/2020 16 £1479.00
04/07/2020 18/07/2020 16 £1549.00
18/07/2020 01/08/2020 16 £1549.00
25/07/2020 08/08/2020 16 £1549.00
08/08/2020 22/08/2020 16 £1549.00
15/08/2020 29/08/2020 16 £1549.00
29/08/2020 12/09/2020 16 £1549.00
05/09/2020 19/09/2020 16 £1479.00
12/09/2020 26/09/2020 16 £1479.00
19/09/2020 03/10/2020 16 £1479.00
26/09/2020 10/10/2020 16 £1479.00
03/10/2020 17/10/2020 16 £1479.00
17/10/2020 31/10/2020 16 £1479.00
24/10/2020 07/11/2020 16 £1479.00

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