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Essential China - TransIndus

Essential China - TransIndus

Essential China - TransIndus Overview

This diverse itinerary is ideal for the first-time visitor with a desire to experience China's main historical sights and some of the country's most enchanting scenery.

Our popular ‘Essential’ itinerary ticks off China’s most iconic sights in a focused fortnight, hopping between locations with time-saving domestic flights. You’ll see the Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven in Beijing, the Great Wall, the Terracotta Army, and the Panda Breeding Centre in Chengdu, before cruising through the dramatic Three Gorges of the Yangtze River. Finish with three nights in Shanghai – plenty enough time to savour the city’s landmarks, shop for souvenirs, take in a few galleries and museums and visit the beautiful antique water town of Suzhou before flying back to London.

Places Visited

Beijing, - Xi'an - Chengdu - Yangtze Cruise - Shanghai


  • International flights from London
  • 14 nights accommodation
  • A chauffeur-driven, luxury saloon car for the duration of your tour
  • Entrance fees to all sites listed in our itinerary

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