Our new 2025-26 Japan brochure is here!

Save up to £995pp with our launch offers Find out more

The Award-Winning Tour Specialist
Celebrating 25 Years of tour excellence
Close

Beijing to Singapore

  • Duration
    26 days
  • Tour Type
    Cruise & Tour
  • Tour Style
    Classic
  • Price From
    £6,740pp
OFFERS
New Cruise & Tour Launch Offer

Partner flies free or 50% flight discount for solos. Save up to £600 per person.     Offer ends: 17 Jul 2024 View Offer

An expedition across Asia, by land and sea. Our Cruise & Tour journeys bring together all the joy of a cruise onboard the elegant Celebrity Solstice with all the exciting exploration of a Wendy Wu Tours land itinerary. On this tour you'll travel from the rich history of Beijing, through China to Hong Kong on the WWT part of the adventure, before boarding your cruise to follow the coast of Southeast Asia, stopping off at key destinations en route, to reach the marvellous modern metropolis of Singapore.
  • Included Meals
    Breakfasts: 25 , Lunches: 23 , Dinners: 23
  • Flights
    International flights and current taxes
  • Visa Included
    Visa fees for UK passport holders
  • Group Tour
    Max Group Size: 28
  • Physical Rating 1Learn More
    X A reasonable level of fitness is required and you should expect to be on your feet for much of the day. You’ll be getting on and off coaches, trains or boats and walking around the sights, often including steps, plus occasional longer walks. Download the detailed tour dossier for details of your chosen tour. Learn More
    Walking, some steps and time on your feet
Travel Expert

How can we help?

For advice on where to go, what to do and how to choose your perfect tour, talk to our Travel Experts.

Call 0808 274 8594

Tour Experiences

About Celebrity Solstice

Celebrity Solstice® is one of our more decorated ships at sea. So it's no wonder that it's full of " firsts." Like the first Lawn Club at sea. The first Hot Glass Show . The first cruise line to have 5 women, also known as "the Leading Ladies " redesign, and redecorate the staterooms.
  • Launched
    2008
  • Occupancy
    3,148
  • Tonnage
    122,000
  • Length
    1,041ft
  • Total Crew
    1,284

Tour Itinerary

This adventure is ideal for travellers who want to see the very best bits of some incredibly diverse destinations. We have designed the tour to showcase the key highlights and cities of China and Singapore.

  • Days 1-2
    Arrive in Beijing
    Days 1-2: Arrive in Beijing

    Fly overnight to Beijing, China's historical capital. On arrival at the airport, you will be met by an English-speaking guide and transferred to the hotel. Depending on your time of arrival the rest of the day is yours to start soaking up the local culture.

    • Breakfast
  • Day 3
    Explore Beijing
    Day 3: Explore Beijing

    Walk through Beijing's symbolic heart, Tiananmen Square and into the sprawling magnificence of the Forbidden City, a complex full of imperial riches. Then, find harmony in the symmetry of the Temple of Heaven. This evening, dine on local delicacy, Peking Duck.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 4
    The Great Wall
    Day 4: The Great Wall

    Travel out of the city to the magnificent Great Wall of China, learning a little about its long history before taking a short walk to fully appreciate this world-famous structure. Stop off at a jade factory before visiting the Sacred Way and Ming Tombs. This evening, enjoy a thrilling acrobatic show.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 5
    Travel to Pingyao
    Day 5: Travel to Pingyao

    Transfer to the train station and board a bullet train to Pingyao. A living museum and home to China's best preserved ancient city walls, walk the characterful streets to see the Yamen and the Rishengchang Financial House Museum.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 6
    Travel to Xian
    Day 6: Travel to Xian

    This morning is at leisure (additional option: hands-on noodle making demonstration) before travelling to Xian by bullet train.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 7
    Explore Xian
    Day 7: Explore Xian

    This morning, come face to face with the Terracotta Warriors, an army created to protect China's first emperor, Qin Shi Huang, in the afterlife. Later, stroll Xian's beautifully preserved 14th-century city walls, before a dumpling demonstration, a delicious dumpling banquet and a Tang Dynasty show.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 8
    Travel to Chengdu
    Day 8: Travel to Chengdu

    After breakfast, walk through the atmospheric alleyways of the Muslim Quarter, lined with delicious street food stalls. Then, transfer to the station and board a bullet train to Chengdu. This evening, dine on a Sichuan hot pot, a local speciality, and watch a fascinating face changing show.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 9
    Explore Chengdu
    Day 9: Explore Chengdu

    This morning is dedicated to Chengdu's most famous resident, the lovable giant panda. Visit the Chengdu Panda Research Base to learn all about them and see them relaxing, play and chomping on bamboo. The rest of the day is at leisure (additional option: volunteer at the Panda Base).

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 10
    Travel to Hong Kong
    Day 10: Travel to Hong Kong

    Fly from Chengdu to Hong Kong. Transfer to your hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 11
    Explore Hong Kong
    Day 11: Explore Hong Kong

    Spend the day exploring under the iconic skyline of Hong Kong. Ride the tram up Victoria Peak for breathtaking views, stroll vibrant streets while immersing yourself in rich heritage and a vibrant contemporary arts scene, feast on delicious foods like dim sum and curry fish balls and soak up the ambiance of this exciting, global city.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 12
    Board the Celebrity Solstice
    Day 12: Board the Celebrity Solstice

    After breakfast you will be met by an English-speaking guide and transferred to Hong Kong's cruise terminal to board your cruise. The rest of the day is free to explore the ship's facilities and settle in. Throughout your cruise, when your ship comes into port, there will be a range of excursions available to help you explore each destination. These excursions are at your own expense and are bookable on your cruise reservation.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 13
    Cruise - At sea
    Day 13: Cruise - At sea

    Relax and enjoy everything that your cruise ship has to offer as you sail across the South China Sea.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 14
    Cruise – Explore Hanoi
    Day 14: Cruise – Explore Hanoi

    Port in Halong Bay for Vietnam's capital city, Hanoi. Halong Bay itself is a spectacular UNESCO-listed seascape of limestone karst towers and cliffs, while Hanoi is a metropolis where you can discover layer upon layer of history on grand, bustling streets.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 15
    Cruise - Hanoi
    Day 15: Cruise - Hanoi

    Spend today at port in Halong Bay, enjoying what your cruise ship has to offer.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 16
    Cruise – Explore Hue
    Day 16: Cruise – Explore Hue

    Port at Chan May to explore the imperial history of Hue or the relaxed vibes of Danang.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 17
    Cruise - At sea
    Day 17: Cruise - At sea

    Relax and enjoy everything that your cruise ship has to offer as you sail along Vietnam's coastline southwards.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 18
    Cruise – Explore Ho Chi Minh
    Day 18: Cruise – Explore Ho Chi Minh

    Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's lively second city.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 19
    Cruise - At sea
    Day 19: Cruise - At sea

    Relax and enjoy everything that your cruise ship has to offer as you sail across the Gulf of Thailand.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 20
    Cruise – Explore Bangkok
    Day 20: Cruise – Explore Bangkok

    Arrive at Bangkok, Thailand's vibrant and heritage-filled capital city.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 21
    Cruise - Bangkok
    Day 21: Cruise - Bangkok

    Spend today at port in Bangkok, enjoying what your cruise ship has to offer.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 22
    Cruise – Explore Koh Samui
    Day 22: Cruise – Explore Koh Samui

    Discover this tropical paradise island with its waving palms, white sands, and azure waters.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 23
    Cruise - At sea
    Day 23: Cruise - At sea

    Relax and enjoy everything that your cruise ship has to offer as you follow Thailand's coastline down into Malaysia.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 24
    Arrive in Singapore
    Day 24: Arrive in Singapore

    Disembark the Celebrity Solstice at Singapore's cruise port, where you will be met by an English-speaking guide and transferred to your hotel.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 25
    Explore Singapore
    Day 25: Explore Singapore

    Embark a full day tour of Singapore. Begin in the historic neighborhoods of Chinatown and Kampong Glam then pass Parliament House on the way to Merlion Park where you'll get excelled views over Marina Bay. Arrive at the Fullerton Hotel via a hidden walkway for a delicious Afternoon Tea. Cruise the Singapore River as the sun sets then, post dinner, explore the magnificent Gardens by the Bay.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 26
    Fly Singapore to UK
    Day 26: Fly Singapore to UK

    Fly to the UK, arriving home the same or the following day.

    • Breakfast
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • -3°c
  • 3mm
  • Chengdu
  • 6°c
  • 8mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 17°c
  • 25mm
  • Pingyao
  • -4°c
  • 3mm
  • Xian
  • 0°c
  • 7mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 0°c
  • 5mm
  • Chengdu
  • 8°c
  • 12mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 17°c
  • 54mm
  • Pingyao
  • -2°c
  • 6mm
  • Xian
  • 4°c
  • 10mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 6°c
  • 8mm
  • Chengdu
  • 12°c
  • 20mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 19°c
  • 82mm
  • Pingyao
  • 4°c
  • 14mm
  • Xian
  • 9°c
  • 29mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 14°c
  • 21mm
  • Chengdu
  • 17°c
  • 44mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 23°c
  • 175mm
  • Pingyao
  • 12°c
  • 25mm
  • Xian
  • 15°c
  • 43mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 20°c
  • 34mm
  • Chengdu
  • 22°c
  • 78mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 26°c
  • 305mm
  • Pingyao
  • 18°c
  • 34mm
  • Xian
  • 20°c
  • 60mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 24°c
  • 78mm
  • Chengdu
  • 24°c
  • 107mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 28°c
  • 456mm
  • Pingyao
  • 22°c
  • 58mm
  • Xian
  • 25°c
  • 54mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 26°c
  • 185mm
  • Chengdu
  • 26°c
  • 224mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 29°c
  • 376mm
  • Pingyao
  • 24°c
  • 129mm
  • Xian
  • 27°c
  • 99mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 25°c
  • 160mm
  • Chengdu
  • 26°c
  • 201mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 29°c
  • 432mm
  • Pingyao
  • 22°c
  • 108mm
  • Xian
  • 26°c
  • 71mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 20°c
  • 46mm
  • Chengdu
  • 22°c
  • 119mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 28°c
  • 328mm
  • Pingyao
  • 17°c
  • 72mm
  • Xian
  • 21°c
  • 92mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 14°c
  • 22mm
  • Chengdu
  • 18°c
  • 35mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 26°c
  • 101mm
  • Pingyao
  • 12°c
  • 34mm
  • Xian
  • 15°c
  • 60mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • 5°c
  • 7mm
  • Chengdu
  • 13°c
  • 16mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 22°c
  • 38mm
  • Pingyao
  • 4°c
  • 14mm
  • Xian
  • 8°c
  • 24mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Beijing
  • -1°c
  • 3mm
  • Chengdu
  • 8°c
  • 5mm
  • Hong Kong
  • 18°c
  • 27mm
  • Pingyao
  • -3°c
  • 4mm
  • Xian
  • 2°c
  • 6mm
+ -
Beijing to Singapore map

Places Visited: UK – Beijing (3N) – Pingyao (1N) – Xian (2N) – Chengdu (2N) – Hong Kong (2N) – Celebrity Cruise (12N) – Singapore (2N)

Download Detailed Itinerary

Tour Dates & Prices

All of our tour departures include international flights and taxes in the price. If your tour departs in less than 30 days, please call our travel experts to book.

Offers
Applicable

New Cruise & Tour Launch Offer

Partner Flies Free or 50% Flight Discount for solo travellers. Save up to £600pp.

If you can find a tour with the same inclusions cheaper, we will match it AND give you a reward. We will also match the price of any Wendy Wu Tour quoted elsewhere and we guarantee the price of your tour will never rise after you've paid.

Fetching Price Information - please wait

Depart UK
Return Date
Price
Offer
Booking Options

Departures for Solo travellers only are available for this tour on selected dates.
In addition to being for solos only these departures feature smaller group sizes, free airport lounge access and complimentary cocktails on arrival.

Depart UK
Return Date
Price
Offer
Booking Options

There are no dedicated Solo departures for this year. You can enjoy any of our tours with no Single Supplement on our Happy to Share option or explore the solo departures in other years.

Cruise & Tour includes

Additional Price Information

Customer Photos

  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
View More

From our China Blog

Read our latest articles or travel inspiration, exciting news about our destinations and all things Wendy Wu Tours

24
Jan

A Taste of Asian Cuisine with Jeremy Pang

Asian cuisine sits at the very top of our favourite foods list. but with so much incredible variety...
4
Jul

Air China Means Business

With the launch of our 2025-2026 Japan brochure we are offering a FREE upgrade to Business Class on...
1
Jul

How China finally bounced back after the pandemic

“How China finally bounced back after the pandemic” was originally published on 1 July...
Read more China blogs
Call us on 0800 1445 282 to book this tour