2008 Highlights of China:10 day China Tour

2008 Highlights of China - 10 days

Shanghai's Old Quarter is where you will find the Asia of yesteryear.

The local flavour of Shanghai's vibrant Old Quarter is intoxicating; here you will taste the Asia of yesteryear, tucked expertly behind the city's modern façade.

Beijing offers a bewildering array of sites and wonders to explore, and from the awesome Great Wall to the Forbidden City's Gate of Heavenly Peace at the head of Tiananmen Square, you will have the chance to get to know the city that makes this modern powerhouse tick. Then encounter the Terracotta Warriors of Xian, and be blown away by Shanghai's vitality. In just 10 days experience the best of the People's Republic.

Beijing, Great Wall, Xian, Shanghai, Zhujiajiao.

Trip grading: EASY Suitable for travellers with an average level of fitness and mobility. Fly between major destinations.

What's included: (Standard) – 9 nights hotel accommodation, flights as specified, all road transport by air-conditioned vehicles, all sightseeing as specified (excluding entrance fees), Western tour leader based on a minimum of seven travellers, local English-speaking guides throughout, arrival and departure transfers, breakfast daily and one lunch.

Tour Leader: Travel Indochina tour leader based on a minimum of 7 people.

Maximum group size: 15 


Go Deluxe: One of the finest, most historic accommodation options in the capital comes to you from Raffles Beijing. You will luxuriate in the East-meets-West sophistication of this 1900s property, and enjoy all the finer touches you’d expect from the Raffles brand when you indulge in our Deluxe option.

Not Ready to go Home Yet?: One of the world’s great river journeys is not only fascinating, but changing forever day by day. Take one of our Yangtze River cruises after experiencing the ‘Highlights of China’ and you will discover spectacular gorges and ancient riverside villages soon to be lost forever to the Three Gorges Dam Project.

Ask our Travellers: "What a wonderful experience and holiday. It was great fun, and I’ve made very good friends with the people I have traveled with through China." J. Murdoch - UK

Tip's for your Holiday: Hop on a night cruise on Shanghai's Huang Pu River for some great views of the city lights during a free evening.

Responsible Travel: Spend your free time (and dollars) on a fabulous professional massage in one of the not-for-profit blind masseur centres that Travel Indochina supports in Shanghai.

Did you know: Travel Indochina can organise your flights and any additional accommodation. Call us on 1300 138 755 to speak to one of our experts or click here to request a quote.

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Departure dates

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  • 09/11/2008 | Request
  • 23/11/2008 | Closed
  • 07/12/2008 | Request


  • Days 1 to 4   - Beijing 
  • Days 5 to 6   - Xian 
  • Days 7 to 10 - Shanghai & Zhujiajiao