Does the site of the Great Wall Of China leave you weak at the knees? You would love to visit there but don’t really know where to start? Let us, at Cville Travel arrange you a luxurious, custom made trip to this amazing country! China is ancient, modern, remote, conflicting, crazy and massively overwhelming! We can guide you through it for a getaway of the lifetime.
Beijing is the city to start, where iconic names like Tian’anmen Square, Mao’s Mausoleum, and the Forbidden City will be calling you. Visit the Bei Hai Parks and marvel at the magnificent temples. The modern Olympic buildings must be seen and the Ming Tombs will delight historians. A performance of Chinese acrobatics or opera will be an experience not to be missed.
Hong Hong will assault your senses with its colors and noise and contrasts, massive modern sky scrapers jostle for space amongst tiny traditional street food stalls selling live chickens. Take an evening Star Ferry trip across the iconic Victoria Harbor and ride the Peak Tram for stunning city views. High speed rail in China is world class and a trip must be taken for the experience. If you time it well, be there to take part in the new Year celebrations.
After the city life, travel into the countryside and walk along the Great Wall, Take a train to Shandong and let the adventurous hike up Mount Tai. Sail in a private cabin down the massive Yangtze River and see iconic rice paddies being cultivated. A trip to the border to see Mount Everest with your own eyes is a must! Follow the ancient trade routes of Silk Road, where caravans of dusty travelers crossed deserts carrying bolts of fabric, spices, jade, spices and coffee.
Cuisine will enthral the brave! Try out eels, fish eyes, locusts, hearts and lungs! For the less adventurous, you can select western style treats that are totally delicious too.
China is huge and daunting! Let us craft a meaningful experience for you to visit this breathtaking country. We will advise and organize and create a getaway to suit every need and pocket! China is do-able and we can do it with you! We are a Charlottesville Travel Agency, if you are in the area, stop in for a chat, we would love to meet you!