Tips for choosing your next China Tour

China is one of the world's most mysterious and alluring countries.

China is an Asian country with a myriad of options to allure the travelers. To some people, it appears a land dipped in antiquity, while to others it is a land where the flowers of technological revolution blossomed perfectly and bore fruit in the form of skyscraping towers, buildings, and marvels of engineering (be it a car, a mobile, or any product or commodity). Thus, some people go on a tour of China to embark upon a new business venture and others visit the country for its historical and cultural treasures.

The must-visit destinations in China are Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Guilin, Hong Kong, Silk Road, and the Yangtze River. Several tourist companies offer China tour packages that cover these destinations. Tourists can choose a budget of their choice, be it standard, luxury, or super deluxe.

Some of the tours offered to the tourists are Historic China and Yangtze Cruise, Classic China, Imperial China and Yangtze Cruise, and Best of China. The Historic China and Yangtze Cruise is a 16 days / 14 nights tour that covers Beijing, Xian, Chongqing, Yangtze River, Wuhan, and Shanghai. Usually, the cost of this tour starts from $2,399.

Classic China covers tours to Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Yangshuo, Guilin, and Shanghai. Among the various packages available for Classic China tours, you can also book the Giant Panda and Golden Triangle China tour that takes you to the homeland of the Giant Pandas - Chengdu.

Yangtze River Cruises take you on an exciting journey along the river. Your experience at the Yangtze Little Gorges will be one of the most memorable. Many cruises offer different combinations of destinations.

The Ancient China Tour covers places like the Great Wall of China, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Ding Tomb, Peking Opera, Ancient City Walls, Shaanxi Provincial Museum, the Great Wall at Badaling, Temple of Heaven, Sacred Road, Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Bell Tower, and the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. The list doesn’t end here. The tours are available from 4-to-15 day packages. You can also get your customized tour packages.

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While on your tour to China, do not forget to ascend to the top of the Jin Mao Tower and Victoria Peak for breathtaking views of the bordering area.

Thanks to the advancement in aeronautic industry, that have made it possible to conduct helicopter tours all over the world. You can choose to go on a helicopter tour of Beijing for a lifetime experience.

The best time to visit China is Spring (March-April) and Autumn (September-October). It is advised to avoid major public holidays, particularly Chinese New Year. Explore the Chinese civilization and get acquainted with the beautiful and mysterious land.

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Published On: Saturday, October 11th, 2014