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China Experience

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China Experience - Intrepid Travel
China Experience - Intrepid Travel
Excellent
4 reviews
Starts
Beijing
Destinations
+8
Ends
Hong Kong
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Highlights

  • Stride the Great Wall of China
  • Get up close with Giant Pandas
  • See the famous Terracotta Warriors
  • Indulge in Sichuan cuisine
Age range
15 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Berth / Cabin, Monastery, Guesthouse, Sleeper Train
Max Group Size
12
Transportation
Train & Rail, Boat, Local Transport
Physical Rating
Active
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Adventure
Start in Beijing and end in Hong Kong! With the in-depth cultural tour China Experience, you have a 19 day tour package taking you from Beijing to Hong Kong and through Beijing, China and 8 other destinations in China. China Experience is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

4 Reviews

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Average
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  • MS
    Written on April 29, 2019
    2.5 - Average

    To many public buses, trains. transport does not pull up in the terminals, as a fee needs to be paid, they drop you out the back & you have to drag your luggage for over 500 meters every time to get on trains. 3 nights in a monastery to long 1 or 2 is enough

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  • China Experience reviewer 2
    Written on August 18, 2014
    4.0 - Good

    An amazing experience that I would recommend to anyone! A fantastic guide and a brilliant insight into all areas of both tourist and rural China!

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  • China Experience reviewer 3
    Written on October 27, 2013
    5.0 - Excellent

    We've just returned from our three week long China adventure with Intrepid and had the most amazing time! The places covered by the China Experience tour encompass China perfectly and give a fantastic balance between city/countryside incorporating all the... Read more

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  • Written on December 29, 2010
    4.0 - Good

    Great trip!!!

    Review collected by Intrepid Travel

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Beijing
  2. Day 2: Beijing
  3. Day 3: Great Wall - Beijing
  4. Day 4: Xi'an
  5. Day 5: Xi'an
  6. Day 6: Chengdu
  7. Day 7: Chengdu
  8. Day 8: Leshan - Emei Shan
  9. Day 9: Emei Shan
  10. Day 10: Emei Shan
  11. Day 11: Chongqing - Yangzi River
  12. Day 12: Yangzi River
  13. Day 14: Yichang - Overnight train
  14. Day 15: Yangshuo
  15. Day 16: Yangshuo
  16. Day 17: Yangshuo
  17. Day 18: Hong Kong
  18. Day 19: Hong Kong

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

Videos

  • A Taste of China
  • Main Page Video
A Taste of China

Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

  • Can I join the tour a little later than the scheduled start?

    You can join this tour late. However you will have to make your own way to meet up with the group at the end of day 2 and will miss the activities on this day, depending on your arrival time. There is no reduction in price for joining the tour late.

  • Will you have a trip starting in January 2017?

    Unfortunately this tour does not have a departure date in January 2017. The first departure in 2017 will be in March.

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  • Svetlana17th February 2019
    This is the second tour we've booked with TourRadar. The website is well designed. There is a wide offer of tour operators and worldwide tours at different price points. The communication with tour operator of your choice is easy and tracked in one place.

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About the countries

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Currencies

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Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for China. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for China. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for China. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for China. Ideally 10 days before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for China. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Tick-borne encephalitis
Recommended for China. Ideally 6 months before travel.

Policies

Location
Beijing is the starting point and Hong Kong is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Intrepid Travel to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm this Intrepid Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 22 July 2019 the full payment of $3,132 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $3132 for China Experience, but the deposit of $400 is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Intrepid Travel tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 3,307 km.
  • Beijing (China)
  • 61 km
  • Great Wall (China)
  • 61 km
  • Beijing (China)
  • 912 km
  • Xian (China)
  • 730 km
  • Emeishan (China)
  • 28 km
  • Leshan (China)
  • 117 km
  • Chengdu (China)
  • 263 km
  • Chongqing (China)
  • 664 km
  • Yangshuo (China)
  • 471 km
  • Hong Kong (China)

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