AITO: The Association of Independent Tour Operators
FIND YOUR AITO ASSURED HOLIDAY

Holidays to China

China’s 5,000 years of civilization collide with a 21st-century powerhouse vibe, making the huge country an immensely captivating place to visit. Its innate sense of culture is evident in much loved proverbs; ‘a book is like a garden carried in the pocket’ reads one that neatly evokes China’s widespread characteristics of natural beauty, creativity and no-nonsense practicality. In Beijing, enjoy the splendours of the Forbidden City and take in cutting-edge art at Dashanzi Art District, then head out to the Great Wall; visit Shanghai for urban pizzazz and eye-popping sky-rise architecture; marvel at the misty beauty of the Guilin limestone landscape; cruise the Yangtze to see ancient wonders and (controversial) engineering innovation; sample spicy Sichuan cuisine in Chengdu, also renowned for its giant pandas.
And that’s just for starters. Wherever you go, daily life also delights – from kite flyers to vibrant markets and time-honoured tai chi sessions in public parks.

Holiday Results

91 holidays match your criteria.

Sort by:

This Tibet tour takes you to the ‘must see’ sights such as the Potala and Tashilunpo monastery, but also to places that many tourists do not usually see, such as the hermit retreat at Drak Yerpa, the manor house at Namseling with the chance to also visit an authentic festival.

Find out more
Traveller rating:
100%
Read reviews

Myanmar & Northern Thailand from Dragoman is an exhilarating holiday in Cambodia, China, Thailand. Available from 10 Mar 2019 to 3 Nov 2020 this 26 day trip costs from £1,811 and has a maximum group size of 22 persons.

Find out more
Traveller rating:
100%
Read reviews

Stretching 6000km in a dotted line across China, the Great Wall was begun in the 5th Century BC. As it snakes across the mountains it conjures up a sense of history which is difficult to grasp until you have had the opportunity to experience it.

Find out more
Traveller rating:
97%
Read reviews

This ultimate itinerary follows the dramatic path of the famous Silk Road. Traverse Imperial China from capital Beijing to the nation’s barren western limits then through the secretive central Asian countries of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. Your trip will finish with a half day sightseeing in the Sultanhamet area of Istanbul, Turkey.

Find out more

Silk Route & South East Asia Exp from Dragoman is an exhilarating holiday in Azerbaijan, Cambodia, China, Georgia, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan. Available from 27 Jun 2019 to 29 Oct 2019 this 125 day trip costs from £9,515 and has a maximum group size of 22 persons.

Find out more

Discover the 7 new Wonders of the World and the last remaining monument of the 7 Ancient Wonders of the World on this 31 day round the world tour.

Find out more

A 25 day strenuous holiday trekking in Nepal and then Tibet. Join pilgrims on the Kailash Kora around sacred Mount Kailash and at the Saga Dawa festival.

Find out more

An in-depth discovery of the mysterious Middle Kingdom. Explore the history, impressive engineering feats and vast national parks that make up the living juxtaposition that is China.

Find out more

Enjoy a grand cross-country tour of China, visiting its most iconic sights, seeing pandas up close, journeying through spellbinding scenery and exploring its fascinating cities.

  • Holiday duration: 23 days
  • Price from: £4,760
  • Operator: Veloso Tours
Find out more

Unlock the secrets of the Silk Road on this immersive journey across Central Asia

Find out more