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Embark on an unforgettable journey to China, where ancient traditions and rich history weave together with iconic sights and breathtaking scenery. With a history of civilisation stretching back over 4,000 years it’s little wonder that China boasts an incredible richness of historical wonders. The Great wall of China that stretches through mountains, forests and deserts, the Forbidden City, world’s largest palace complex, and the enigmatic Terracotta Army are iconic symbols.  
 
The Great wall is one of the most iconic wonders which stretches through mountains, forests and even deserts. The Forbidden City is also another historical wonder and is the world’s largest palace complex. You will also uncover China’s best kept secret, the iconic Terracotta Army. Yet, throughout China, you’ll discover splendid reminders of its glorious past; like the Grand Buddha of Leshan and the Hanging Temple at Jinxia Gorge. 
 
More than just history alone, China is home to a vast range of landscapes. Enjoy a tranquil cruise through the lush countryside of the Li River, dotted with towering limestone peaks, marvel at the towering cliffs of the Three Gorges on a Yangtze cruise or get up close and personal with China’s treasured icon, the adorable panda in Chengdu with their endearing and mischievous antics. From the snow-capped mountains of Yunnan to the rolling dunes of the Taklaman Desert. The diversity is incredible. 
 
China’s cities cannot be overlooked. Its pace of development over recent years has been astonishing, with vibrant metropolises at the forefront of technology and architecture. Shanghai’s ionic skyline is one of the most renowned but just one of the many amazing cities that are breaking the mould, all connected by an expanding network of high-speed bullet trains. 
 
We travel to discover new cultures and China certainly delivers on that front. Each province offers a unique array flavour in its cuisine, along with distinct traditions, customs, and philosophies to explore. 
 
Join us on a China tour - a voyage of discovery, connection, and unforgettable moments.  

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15 Jul 2024 29 Jul 2024 Wonders of China 16 $7,580 View Tour
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19 Jul 2024 08 Aug 2024 Magnificent China 22 $8,480 View Tour
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Best time to visit in China

The best times to visit China are in spring, April to May and autumn, September to October, when the days are warm and rainfall and humidity low.
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City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • -8
    2
    -3
  • 3
  • Chengdu
  • 3
    9
    6
  • 8
  • Chongqing
  • 6
    10
    8
  • 20
  • Guilin
  • 5
    12
    8
  • 63
  • Kunming
  • 2
    15
    9
  • 16
  • Lhasa
  • -9
    7
    -1
  • 1
  • Pingyao
  • -11
    2
    -4
  • 3
  • Shanghai
  • 2
    8
    5
  • 74
  • Xian
  • -4
    5
    0
  • 7
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 0
    7
    4
  • 35
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • -6
    5
    0
  • 5
  • Chengdu
  • 5
    11
    8
  • 12
  • Chongqing
  • 8
    12
    10
  • 21
  • Guilin
  • 7
    13
    10
  • 97
  • Kunming
  • 4
    17
    10
  • 16
  • Lhasa
  • -6
    9
    2
  • 1
  • Pingyao
  • -8
    5
    -2
  • 6
  • Shanghai
  • 4
    10
    7
  • 59
  • Xian
  • -1
    8
    4
  • 10
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 2
    9
    6
  • 50
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • 0
    12
    6
  • 8
  • Chengdu
  • 8
    16
    12
  • 20
  • Chongqing
  • 11
    17
    14
  • 36
  • Guilin
  • 10
    16
    13
  • 137
  • Kunming
  • 6
    21
    14
  • 20
  • Lhasa
  • -2
    13
    5
  • 3
  • Pingyao
  • -2
    11
    4
  • 14
  • Shanghai
  • 7
    14
    10
  • 94
  • Xian
  • 4
    14
    9
  • 29
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 6
    14
    10
  • 92
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • 8
    20
    14
  • 21
  • Chengdu
  • 13
    22
    17
  • 44
  • Chongqing
  • 15
    23
    19
  • 105
  • Guilin
  • 16
    23
    19
  • 247
  • Kunming
  • 10
    24
    17
  • 24
  • Lhasa
  • 2
    16
    9
  • 6
  • Pingyao
  • 5
    19
    12
  • 25
  • Shanghai
  • 12
    20
    16
  • 74
  • Xian
  • 10
    21
    15
  • 43
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 11
    20
    16
  • 167
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • 14
    26
    20
  • 34
  • Chengdu
  • 17
    26
    22
  • 78
  • Chongqing
  • 19
    27
    23
  • 152
  • Guilin
  • 20
    27
    24
  • 352
  • Kunming
  • 14
    24
    19
  • 97
  • Lhasa
  • 6
    20
    13
  • 28
  • Pingyao
  • 11
    25
    18
  • 34
  • Shanghai
  • 17
    25
    21
  • 84
  • Xian
  • 14
    26
    20
  • 60
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 16
    24
    20
  • 218
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • 19
    30
    24
  • 78
  • Chengdu
  • 20
    28
    24
  • 107
  • Chongqing
  • 22
    29
    26
  • 171
  • Guilin
  • 23
    30
    27
  • 347
  • Kunming
  • 17
    24
    20
  • 181
  • Lhasa
  • 10
    23
    16
  • 71
  • Pingyao
  • 15
    29
    22
  • 58
  • Shanghai
  • 22
    28
    25
  • 182
  • Xian
  • 19
    31
    25
  • 54
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 20
    27
    24
  • 243
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • 22
    31
    26
  • 185
  • Chengdu
  • 22
    30
    26
  • 224
  • Chongqing
  • 25
    33
    29
  • 175
  • Guilin
  • 25
    33
    29
  • 231
  • Kunming
  • 17
    24
    20
  • 202
  • Lhasa
  • 10
    23
    16
  • 117
  • Pingyao
  • 18
    30
    24
  • 129
  • Shanghai
  • 26
    32
    29
  • 146
  • Xian
  • 22
    32
    27
  • 99
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 22
    31
    26
  • 193
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • 21
    30
    25
  • 160
  • Chengdu
  • 22
    30
    26
  • 201
  • Chongqing
  • 25
    34
    29
  • 134
  • Guilin
  • 24
    33
    29
  • 173
  • Kunming
  • 16
    24
    20
  • 204
  • Lhasa
  • 10
    21
    16
  • 121
  • Pingyao
  • 17
    28
    22
  • 108
  • Shanghai
  • 26
    32
    29
  • 214
  • Xian
  • 21
    31
    26
  • 71
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 22
    31
    26
  • 155
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • 15
    26
    20
  • 46
  • Chengdu
  • 19
    25
    22
  • 119
  • Chongqing
  • 21
    28
    24
  • 128
  • Guilin
  • 22
    30
    26
  • 82
  • Kunming
  • 15
    23
    19
  • 119
  • Lhasa
  • 8
    20
    14
  • 68
  • Pingyao
  • 11
    23
    17
  • 72
  • Shanghai
  • 22
    28
    25
  • 87
  • Xian
  • 16
    25
    21
  • 92
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 18
    26
    22
  • 108
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • 8
    19
    14
  • 22
  • Chengdu
  • 15
    21
    18
  • 35
  • Chongqing
  • 16
    22
    19
  • 92
  • Guilin
  • 17
    26
    21
  • 66
  • Kunming
  • 12
    20
    16
  • 79
  • Lhasa
  • 2
    17
    10
  • 9
  • Pingyao
  • 5
    18
    12
  • 34
  • Shanghai
  • 17
    23
    20
  • 56
  • Xian
  • 10
    20
    15
  • 60
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 13
    21
    17
  • 111
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • 0
    10
    5
  • 7
  • Chengdu
  • 10
    16
    13
  • 16
  • Chongqing
  • 12
    17
    14
  • 46
  • Guilin
  • 12
    20
    16
  • 64
  • Kunming
  • 7
    18
    12
  • 42
  • Lhasa
  • -4
    12
    4
  • 1
  • Pingyao
  • -2
    10
    4
  • 14
  • Shanghai
  • 11
    17
    14
  • 52
  • Xian
  • 3
    12
    8
  • 24
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 8
    15
    12
  • 69
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Beijing
  • -6
    4
    -1
  • 3
  • Chengdu
  • 4
    11
    8
  • 5
  • Chongqing
  • 8
    12
    10
  • 25
  • Guilin
  • 7
    15
    11
  • 43
  • Kunming
  • 3
    15
    9
  • 11
  • Lhasa
  • -8
    8
    0
  • 1
  • Pingyao
  • -9
    3
    -3
  • 4
  • Shanghai
  • 5
    11
    8
  • 44
  • Xian
  • -2
    6
    2
  • 6
  • Zhangjiajie
  • 3
    10
    6
  • 35

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FAQ about Holidays in China

  • The best time to visit China are in the Spring, which falls between April – May and then in the Autumn, which is between September – October. This is when the weather is much more comfortable for visitors to explore.

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  • - The Great Wall of China in Beijing 
    - The Terracotta Warriors in Xian 
    - Historical treasures such as the Forbidden City, the ancient walkways, Tibet, 
    - Striking landscapes – Li River, Yunnan Province, Nine Villages Valley  
     
    There are several must-see destinations that encapsulate the country's rich history and breathtaking natural landscapes. Begin your journey with the iconic Great Wall of China in Beijing, an ancient marvel stretching thousands of miles. In Xi'an, marvel at the Terracotta Warriors, a vast army of life-sized statues buried to guard the tomb of China's first emperor. 
    Dive deep into history by exploring the Forbidden City in Beijing, wandering through its ancient walkways, and experiencing the mystical charm of Tibet. For nature enthusiasts, the striking landscapes of the Li River, the diverse scenery of Yunnan Province, and the captivating beauty of the Nine Villages Valley (Jiuzhaiguo) are not to be missed. These destinations offer a blend of cultural, historical, and natural wonders that provide a comprehensive introduction to China's diverse heritage.

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  • We specialise in providing authentic Chinese culinary experiences, ensuring that our customers experience tasty, traditional dishes emblematic of China's rich gastronomic heritage. From the succulent Peking Duck in Beijing, the tangy sweet and sour pork, to the delicate dumplings found across the country, each meal is an adventure. Our tours also delve into the bold flavours of spicy Sichuan cuisine, various regional noodle dishes, and so much more, all in hand-picked restaurants known for their quality and authenticity.
     
    Additionally, our tours are inclusive of all dietary preferences, with vegetarian and vegan options thoughtfully provided. Dietary requirements are communicated in advance.

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  • We grade our tours on level of activity and amount of walking involved, which can be found on the tour pages on the website and in our brochures, under ‘Physical Rating’. We grade the tours as follows:

    • Level 1 – A reasonable level of fitness is required, but its more about spending time on your feet rather than covering large distances.
    • Level 2 – This will involve a little more time on your feet than level 1 tours and may involve a bit more walking or steps.
    • Level 3 – A good level of fitness is required, as around 2-3 hours of walking will be required per day. Other activities such as cycling, may be included and walking longer distances.
    • Level 4 – Level 4 is similar to level 3 but the activities may be of longer duration or a more challenging terrain.
    • Level 5 – You’ll need to be fit and adventurous to participate in these tours as in some cases you will be active for most of the day on tough terrain or have physically demanding activities.

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  • The Great Wall of China stretches from Shanhaiguan on the Bohai Sea to Lop Lake in the Gobi Desert – around 4,000 miles. Most people visit the Great Wall from Beijing.

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  • China is uniquely distinguished in Asia by its seamless blend of ancient tradition and modern vibrancy, offering a broad range of experiences to suit any traveller. Unlike other Asian countries, it boasts a remarkable geographical diversity that includes vast deserts, towering mountains, and bustling cities. Furthermore, China is the custodian of unique historical sites such as the Great Wall and the Terracotta Warriors, each telling a story of the nation's rich past. Additionally, the opportunity to interact with native wildlife, such as the iconic pandas, adds a special touch to your travel experience.

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  • Booking your China holiday with Wendy Wu Tours means choosing Australia's leading touring specialist, renowned for delivering extraordinary experiences throughout Asia and beyond. Our consistent growth and numerous awards reflect our commitment to providing unbeatable value and unique travel experiences. Our tour guides are more than just guides; they're like friends who enhance your journey with personal insights and support. With a variety of tour styles, we cater to every kind of traveller, ensuring you find the perfect fit for your adventure. As the touring experts, we specialise in authentic experiences, allowing you to immerse yourself in the true essence of China.

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  • Exploring China's lesser-known gems offers unique experiences. Traverse the ancient Silk Road, uncovering centuries-old trading towns. In Yunnan Province, experience diverse cultures against breathtaking landscapes. For a quieter adventure, visit less crowded sections of the Great Wall, where you can absorb its historic grandeur in solitude. These spots provide but merely an authentic glimpse into some of the hidden beauty and rich heritage of this destination.

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