Wild China

Resort: Wild China
Operator: G Adventures
Destination: China
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Walk the Great Wall of China and trek through stunning Tiger Leaping Gorge. Stare down Terracotta Warriors and commune with giant pandas. For those seeking a unique adventure that balances Chinas highlights with a look at its wild side, this three-week tour gives you the classics before taking you further afield to the hidden gems. Best of all, you get the free time you need to explore at your own pace. Whether wandering mountain monasteries or cycling through the regions watercolour scenery, this tour will take you down the road less travelled.

Itineraries

Day 1
Beijing

Arrive at any time.

Day 2
Beijing

Visit the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu.

Day 3
BeijingXi’an

Walk the legendary grounds of Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City before an overnight train to Xi’an.

Day 4
Xi’an

Arrive in Xi’an and take an orientation walk of the city before using free time to explore.

Day 5
Xi’an

Enjoy an included visit to one of Chinas greatest archaeological treasures the Terracotta Warriors.

Day 6
Xi’anEmei Shan

Enjoy free time to explore. Later, board an overnight train to Emei Shan.

Day 7
Emei Shan

Arrive in Emei Shan, one of the four sacred Buddhist mountains of China, and stay in a basic monastery.

Day 8
Emei Shan

Enjoy free time to hike in the area before another night in the remote monastery.

Day 9
Emei ShanChengdu

Visit Leshan with an option to see the giant Buddha. Continue to the vibrant, modern city of Chengdu. Opt to watch a Sichuan opera.

Day 10
ChengduLijiang

Visit the Panda Breeding Centre for an up-close experience with these gentle giants. In the afternoon, fly to Lijiang, a World Heritage-listed town. Enjoy an orientation walk.

Day 11
Lijiang

Enjoy a free day to explore Lijiang.

Day 12
LijiangHetaoyuan

Trek Tiger Leaping Gorge, a spectacular trail following the Yangtze River that cuts through the dramatic gorge.

Day 13
HetaoyuanLijiang

Continue the hike through Tiger Leaping Gorge. Typically, return to Lijiang at the end of the second day’s trek.

Day 14
LijiangDali

Explore this ancient walled town on an orientation walk. Choose to visit the stunning ‘Three Pagodas’ or one of the local markets.

Day 15
Dali

Enjoy a free day to explore markets, scenery, and temples.

Day 16
DaliKunming

Travel by bus to Kunming and explore the Green Lake and local markets on an included city tour.

Day 17
KunmingYangshuo

Spend the morning in Kunming before a flight to Guilin and bus to Yangshuo. Enjoy the next three days exploring the beautiful countryside around the Li River.

Day 18
Yangshuo

Relax on an included Li River cruise passing through a seemingly endless range of stunning karst mountains. Enjoy lunch at a local farmer’s house.

Day 19
Yangshuo

Enjoy free time to continue exploring Yangshuo.

Day 20
YangshuoHong Kong

Travel to Guilin to board a fast train to Shenzhen. Cross the border to Hong Kong and enjoy free time to explore this bustling city.

Day 21
Hong Kong

Depart at any time.

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