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Essential China

Enjoy a 9 day Essential Group Tour from £1,599pp


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Physical Rating - Level 1
X A reasonable level of fitness is required but it's more about spending time on your feet rather than covering large distances. You'll be getting on and off coaches and boats, walking around the sights and climbing some steps. Learn More

Our Essential China itinerary has been designed for those who wish to see the plethora of magnificent sights China has to offer, from the Great Wall to the Terracotta Warriors as well as the chance to uncover rich heritage, vibrant culture and ancient history. You’ll be travelling with the guarantee that our professional and expert local guides, will turn your holiday into an unforgettable experience.

Group Tour includes:

  • International flights and current taxes
  • 4* accommodation
  • Domestic transportation
  • Selected meals
  • Touring with local guides and entrance fees

Tour Highlights


Explore the sparkling city skyline and traditional atmospheric alleys of the old town



Come face to face with the awesome spectacle that is the Terracotta Warriors


The Great Wall

Walk along this incredible modern wonder of the world

The Great Wall


Disocver the magnificent Forbidden City


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Tour Dates & Prices

All of our tour departures include international flights and taxes in the price. If the dates we have available for this tour don't suit your needs, or you are not sure travelling as part of a group is for you, maybe a Private Tour would be more ideal. If your tour departs in less than 30 days, please call our travel experts to book.

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Find a tour with the same inclusion cheaper and we will match it AND give you a reward. We will match the price of any Wendy Wu Tour quoted elsewhere. The price of your tour will never rise after you've paid. See full terms and conditions.

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Essential China - Tour Itinerary

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Sample Tour Hotels

We draw from a wide range of hotels on our holidays, each one is chosen to suit the tour you are travelling on meaning your accommodation can range from a smart business hotel in one city to a family run guesthouse in a smaller town. Here are some examples of the type of hotel you can expect to find on this tour.

  • Jiangxi Grand Hotel

    Jiangxi Grand Hotel

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  • Xian Tourism Golden Flower Hotel

    Xian Tourism Golden Flower Hotel

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  • Crowne Plaza Shanghai Fudan

    Crowne Plaza Shanghai Fudan

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Independent Traveller Reviews

We have teamed up with trusted independent review platform feefo to show you the views of those who have experienced this tour for themselves. Here are the latest reviews, completely unedited by us, so you can trust them 100%.

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What the Experts Say

At Wendy Wu Tours we are all avid adventurers, constantly seeking out the best ways for you to experience the world. That's why we are touring experts - our customer reviews and numerous awards say it all. This website is all about showcasing top sights magnificent hidden gems; about the plethora of different types of authentic and exciting experiences that we can offer you; and about giving you the very best holiday, whether it's your first visit or your 10th. Wendy Wu and the team look forward to welcoming you soon!

Call us on 0800 1445 282 to book this tour