Cultural Tours & Trips in China

A culture trip of China lets you learn secrets of ancient times, meet welcoming locals and listen to folklore that has stood the test of time. With 190 cultural tours lasting from 3 days to 47 days, you're sure to experience a true cultural immersion. Click here to see all cultural tours.

190 cultural trips through China with 402 reviews

  • Beijing to Shanghai Adventure: Ancient Kingdoms & Karaoke

    "For a very affordable price, this tour is excellent. We were given an excellent selection..."
    destinations
    Beijing, Xian, Suzhou, Shanghai
    age range
    18 to 39 year olds
    Travel style
    Train & Rail
    operator
    G Adventures
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    -20%
    Tour length
    8 days
    Price per day
    $75
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    $749
    US$599
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  • China Express

    "Great fun packed itinerary and wonderful leading by the guide Howard from Xian. Amazing,..."
    destinations
    Beijing, Xian, Shanghai
    age range
    12 to 99 year olds
    Travel style
    Adventure
    operator
    G Adventures
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    Tour length
    8 days
    Price per day
    $138
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    $1,379
    US$1,103
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  • China Discovery Tour: Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Chengdu 11 Days with 4 Star Hotel

    "The tour was excellent. Apart from Tianamen Square, which was closed for the 70 year..."
    destinations
    Beijing, Mutianyu Great Wall, Xian, Guilin, Yangshuo, Chengdu
    age range
    1 to 80 year olds
    Travel style
    Adventure, Family, Discovery, Christmas & New Year+2 more
    operator
    China Ways LLC
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    Tour length
    11 days
    Price per day
    $153
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    US$1,679
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    In-depth Cultural
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  • 11 Days Small Group China Tour - Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Shanghai

    "Candy was our guide for Beijing, Tracy for X'ian and Sherry for Guillin. All our..."
    destinations
    Beijing, Mutianyu Great Wall, Xian, Guilin, Yangshuo, Shanghai
    age range
    2 to 75 year olds
    operator
    TravelChinaGuide Tours
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    -7%
    Tour length
    11 days
    Price per day
    $129
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    $1,529
    US$1,422
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  • South China Getaway

    "Didn’t get our promised overnight stay in a Toulou because Intrepid didn't book..."
    destinations
    Shanghai, Xiamen, Yangshuo, Hong Kong
    age range
    15 to 99 year olds
    Country Region
    Southern China
    Travel style
    Historical
    operator
    Intrepid Travel
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    Tour length
    9 days
    Price per day
    $117
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    US$1,055
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    In-depth Cultural
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  • Hong Kong to Chengdu

    "I will use tourrader again"
    destinations
    Hong Kong, Yangshuo, Guilin, Chengdu
    age range
    18 to 60 year olds
    Country Region
    Southern China, Guangxi
    Travel style
    Adventure
    operator
    The Dragon Trip
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    Tour length
    8 days
    Price per day
    $69
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    US$549
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    In-depth Cultural
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  • Classic China

    destinations
    Beijing, Great Wall, Xian, Shanghai
    age range
    5 to 99 year olds
    Country Region
    Great Wall of China
    Travel style
    Coach / Bus
    operator
    Trafalgar
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    Tour length
    10 days
    Price per day
    $301
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    US$3,008
    • +$717 upfront costs
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  • China Experience

    "An amazing experience that I would recommend to anyone! A fantastic guide and a brilliant..."
    destinations
    Beijing, Great Wall, Xian, Emeishan, Leshan, Chengdu, Chongqing, Yangshuo, Hong Kong+1 more
    age range
    15 to 99 year olds
    Country Region
    Great Wall of China
    Travel style
    Adventure
    operator
    Intrepid Travel
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    Tour length
    19 days
    Price per day
    $196
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    US$3,730
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    In-depth Cultural
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  • China Adventure

    "This tour was amazing, one of the best experiences of my life! Yelitza Perez, Jelly..."
    destinations
    Beijing, Xian, Chengdu, Yangshuo, Shanghai
    age range
    18 to 35 year olds
    Travel style
    Discovery, Historical
    operator
    Contiki
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    -15%
    Tour length
    12 days
    Price per day
    $198
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    $2,793
    US$2,374
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  • Great Wall & Warriors - 9 days

    "An enjoyable journey to the most iconic sights of China."
    destinations
    Beijing, Great Wall, Xian, Shanghai, Suzhou
    age range
    18 to 70 year olds
    Country Region
    Great Wall of China
    Travel style
    Adventure
    operator
    On The Go Tours
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    Tour length
    9 days
    Price per day
    $161
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    US$1,445
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  • Chinese Checkers - 11 days

    "Had a fantastic time in China in 2015 . All guides was good very helpful we were..."
    destinations
    Beijing, Luoyang, Xian, Shanghai, Suzhou
    age range
    18 to 70 year olds
    Travel style
    Discovery
    operator
    On The Go Tours
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    Tour length
    11 days
    Price per day
    $145
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    US$1,595
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    In-depth Cultural
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  • Shanghai to Hong Kong: Bustling Cities & Bamboo Rafts

    "The tour was pretty fun. Got along with everyone on the group and the tour guide..."
    destinations
    Shanghai, Wuyishan, Xiamen, Hong Kong
    age range
    18 to 39 year olds
    Regions
    Southern China, Fujian
    Travel style
    Local Living, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    G Adventures
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    Tour length
    9 days
    Price per day
    $89
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    $999
    US$799
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  • Hong-Kong to Beijing - The Dragon Trip

    "The Dragon Trip were great to travel with. The cost effective tour included experienced..."
    destinations
    Hong Kong, Yangshuo, Guilin, Chengdu, Xian, Shaolin, Beijing
    age range
    18 to 60 year olds
    operator
    The Dragon Trip
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    Tour length
    15 days
    Price per day
    $82
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    US$1,237
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  • Shanghai to Beijing - 8 days

    "Jackie was caring, kind, effective and always looking for solutions! The trip exceeded..."
    destinations
    Shanghai, Suzhou, Xian, Beijing, Great Wall
    age range
    18 to 70 year olds
    Country Region
    Great Wall of China
    Travel style
    Adventure
    operator
    On The Go Tours
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    Tour length
    8 days
    Price per day
    $168
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    US$1,345
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  • Yunnan Explorer

    "Langer was a great guide, informative and knowledgeable. The tour followed the proposed..."
    destinations
    Kunming, Dali, Tiger Leaping Gorge, Lijiang
    age range
    15 to 99 year olds
    Country Region
    Southern China, Western China, Yunnan+2 more
    operator
    Intrepid Travel
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    Tour length
    12 days
    Price per day
    $133
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    US$1,590
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    In-depth Cultural
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Cultural China Tour Reviews

  • "I did the last leg of this tour and to join a group that had already been travelling..."
    Beijing to Shanghai Adventure: Ancient Kingdoms & Karaoke
  • "I loved the tour - it's a very quick trip through China's main tourist attractions..."
    China Express
  • "It was a wonderful trip! thank you Chinawayz LLC. Our tour guide Michael at the Beijing..."
    China Discovery Tour: Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Chengdu 11 Days with 4 Star Hotel
  • "All the guides were very nice. To call this a no shopping tour is misleading. Several..."
    11 Days Small Group China Tour - Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Shanghai
  • "Didn’t get our promised overnight stay in a Toulou because Intrepid didn't book..."
    South China Getaway
  • "Wished I could have done the whole tour - loved that it was so flexible"
    Hong Kong to Chengdu