School tour to China
Join us on our popular academic school tour to China. Experience an exciting 11 day school tour filled with academic and cultural activities. Read more or enquire now for more information and to personalize the tour to your requirements.
Places you will visit
- Beijing: Temple of Heaven, The Great Wall of China, Ming Tombs, Tiananman Square, Forbidden City, Lama Temple, Birdnest Stadium, Kung Fu Show, Beijing Zoo, Summer Palace
- Shanghai: Shanghai Museum, Yu Garden, New Bund at Padong, World Financial Tower, People’s Square, Nanjing Road
- Xian: Terracotta Warriors and Great Mosque, City Wall, and a Tang Dynasty Show, Hanyang Tomb, Big Goose Pagoda, walking tour for Bell and Drum Tower area.
Day 1: Depart on overnight flight to Beijing, China.
Day 2: This morning you will arrive at Beijing International Airport. From here you will be transferred to your hotel accommodation where you will be staying for the following 3 nights. Relax and rest after your long flight or take time to explore your new surroundings.
Day 3: Today is filled with exciting excursions, starting off at Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, Lama Temple and visit the magnificent Bird Nest Stadium. This evening you will enjoy a Kung Fu Show.
Day 4: After breakfast, an exciting day lies ahead for you! First on your agenda is the majestic Great Wall of China. Later, travel on to the ancient Ming Tombs.
Day 5: Today you will start by visiting the graceful pandas and the Beijing Zoo and then visit the beautiful Summer Palace! This afternoon travel back into China’s past as you enjoy a Hutong tour. See the Grand National Theatre (from outside) and visit the old street of Qianmen! This evening you will board your overnight sleeper train to Xian.
Day 6: On arrival in Xian, enjoy breakfast! Enjoy a busy day as you visit the following exciting attractions! Terracotta Warriors and Great Mosque, City Wall, and a Tang Dynasty Show this evening!
Day 7: Another busy day with the following visits! Hanyang Tomb, Big Goose Pagoda, walking tour for Bell and Drum Tower area! This evening you will board your overnight sleeper train to Shanghai!
Day 8: On arrival enjoy breakfast, begin your visit to China’s largest city by population (23 million people), with a visit to the Yu Garden. Later on today enjoy a trip up the World Financial Tower to enjoy the incredible view; you will also be visiting New Bund at Padong! Finish off a busy day with a visit to the Tianzifang Old Neighbourhood of Shanghai.
Day 9: Today is another day filled with a variety of visits and new experiences as you enjoy a morning tour of the Shanghai Museum, People’s Square, Bund and some free time on Nanjing Road and the junk market at Nanjing West Road!
Day 10: After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to South Africa.
Day 11: Arrive in Johannesburg!
Spend a few days more and explore.
Elephant Trunk Hill,
Fubo Hill and Reed Flute Cave