It’s easy to immediately think of the Forbidden City, the Great Wall and the Terracotta Warriors when you consider China, but this wonder-filled country has so much more to offer – enough to fill a lifetime of travel. Although it may be impossible to see all of what China offers in one trip, this package allows you to see the key highlights of this captivating destination.
Our ’Epic China’ tour will take you on an once-in-a-lifetime trip through the most essential elements of one of the most varied and interesting civilizations on the planet, including all the elements you already know of China, and many often unseen ones that will amaze and surprise you. Along the way you’ll learn, absorb and savor the sights, sounds and subtle nuances through unique interactions that only a trip with Backyard Travel can offer.
You will visit the film sets of numerous places you’ll instantly recognize from iconic movies such as Ang Lee’s ’Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon’ and Ai Weiwei’s films ’Hero’ and ’House of Flying Daggers’. You’ll see the wonders of China the majesty of Beijing, the bustle of Shanghai, and the natural beauty of UNESCO World Heritage Sites at staggering scenery of Guilin. We’ll also take you to see the Terracotta Warriors and the Great Wall up close and at times when fewer people are around.
Your guide will show you behind the scenes of the real China as you experience modern life in the big cities as well as stepping back in time to some of the rural areas.