New for 2017

Essential is a brand-new concept from the UK’s leading Asia experts Wendy Wu Tours. Our essential itineraries are stripped back to focus on a tour’s essential elements – magnificent sights and fantastic guiding! With plenty of optional cultural experiences to add on if you wish, Essential is not only excellent value for money but gives you the freedom to create your perfect, once-in-a-lifetime China holiday.

Choose from our two New tours

Essential China

Places to Visit

Beijing · Xian · Shanghai

Tour Highlights

  •  Stroll through Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City
  • Walk on the Great Wall of China
  • Ride on a super-speedy bullet train
  • See the magnificent ranks of Terracotta Warriors
  • Discover the mega metropolis of Shanghai

9 days from £pp

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Essential Yangtze

Places to Visit

Shanghai · Yangtze River · Xian · Beijing

Tour Highlights

  •  Discover the mega metropolis of Shanghai
  • Take a three-night cruise on the Yangtze River
  • See the magnificent ranks of Terracotta Warriors
  • Explore the imperial Temple of Heaven and Forbidden City
  • Walk on the Great Wall of China

13 days from £1,990pp

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