• China Connoisseur

October 3 - October 18​, 2017

China Connoisseur and Tibet trip map

Enjoy a 16-day journey to explore the cultural and historical treasures of China and Tibet. Start with the Forbidden City and the Great Wall in Beijing and continue to Lhasa, Tibet's capital. Explore the marvelous Potala Palace, the Dalai Lama's residence, and the 1,300-year-old Jokhang Monastery. Travel to Chengdu for exquisite Sichuan cuisine and marvel at lovely giant pandas. 

In Xian, visit the Terra Cotta Warriors that date to 221 B.C. and in Guilin immerse yourself in the picturesque countryside as you cruise along the Li River. This splendid journey concludes in Shanghai, showcasing the tremendous economic development of modern China. 

Tour highlights: 

  • Lunch with a local family in Beijing's Old Town 
  • Afternoon tea with a Tibetan family 
  • Exclusive access to the rarely visited Tibet 

Activity Level: Moderately Active 

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