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Half Day Kunming Backstreet Experience: Tai-chi class & Pu'er Tea ceremony

Available tomorrow

Half Day Kunming Backstreet Experience: Tai-chi class & Pu'er Tea ceremony

Bypass the crowds, and enjoy a peaceful way to explore Yunnan’s capital city, when you book this private, alternative tour of Kunming. Following morning pickup at your hotel, head to the Kunming Botanical Garden, where you’ll take a private tai-chi class amidst the beautiful setting. Then, transfer to the Kunming Black Dragon Pool, a scenic public park. Admire the park’s temples, learn about Taoism, and then take part in a traditional tea ceremony, led by a tea master.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$87.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$87.00
Price varies by group size

All included 4 Days Hong'he Hani Rice Terraces & Minority Markets private tour

Available from Saturday

All included 4 Days Hong'he Hani Rice Terraces & Minority Markets private tour

Where is the Hong'he Hani Rice Terraces? Generally speaking, the world famous Yuanyang Rice Terraces is a part of it, but not all of it. Thousands years ago, the Hani people's ancestors started to cultivate Rice Terraces along the Ailao mountain of the Hong'he region. Nowadays, they became photographers' favorite destinations scattered everywhere in this region. Local people name all of them together-The Hong'he Hani Rice Terraces. 100 kilometers away from the UNESCO Yuanyang Rice Terraces. there are two little towns: Jiaying and Baohua. Each of them has astonishing rice terrace scenery but quite unknown by the travelers. In this 4 days trip, you will not only visit the famous Yuanyang Rice Terraces, but also step into the painting-like Jiaying and Baohua town. Off-the-beaten path will take you to see many different natural scenery and visit different minority people. Stay in a village guesthouse beside the rice terraces is also the highlight of this trip.
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  • 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$542.00
Price varies by group size
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US$542.00
Price varies by group size

All Included 3 Days UNESCO Yuanyang Rice Terraces & Ethnic Minority Markets Tour

Available from Saturday

All Included 3 Days UNESCO Yuanyang Rice Terraces & Ethnic Minority Markets Tour

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This 2 Nights 3 Days private trip will take you to the most photographic place of Yunnan-The Yuanyang Rice Terraces. You will enjoy the most stunning Sunrise and Sunset at the Rice Terraces. Two different minority market visits are also included in this trip, you will be able to explore the authentic life of Yuanyang while wandering around the markets crowded with local folks wearing colorful costumes. A professional driver is guaranteed in this tour. Many options are also available for your personal tailor-made trip. If you pick the one with accommodation included, there are two hotel options for you: The Yunti Hotel at the Xinjie town, or the Jacky's Guest House at the Pugao Laozhai village. Both of them have a high reputation of nice facilities and good service. You will be guaranteed with a scenery view room with two beds. Single supplement is upon request. Option with/without a tour guide is also available.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$408.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$408.00
Price varies by group size

Individual Tailor-made Tour:A Taste of Tea & In Depth Chinese Tea Journey

Available from Saturday

Individual Tailor-made Tour:A Taste of Tea & In Depth Chinese Tea Journey

This trip is especially for those who love nature, hiking, Chinese tea culture and willing to take a off the beaten journey, immerse themselves in the local culture. Xishuangbanna is not only widely regarded as the birthplace of tea, it is also the place where you can find all the different kinds of tea being produced: White, green, black and pu'er.  There are many rituals and festivals related with this magical plant: the most ancient form of tea ceremony consists of clay-pot tea ceremony,cooking tea in a bamboo tube, it is eaten as a salad and also as a pickle. Later more elaborate tea ceremonies where developed in order to better enjoy the joy of tea drinking. This trip will take you to enjoy the natural beauty of tea mountains, home stay in the local tea village, and meanwhile experience the traditions and different ways to enjoy tea.
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  • Free Cancellation
From
US$1,298.72
Price varies by group size
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US$1,298.72
Price varies by group size

Individual Tailor-made Tours: Mekong Valley Expedition

Available from Saturday

Individual Tailor-made Tours: Mekong Valley Expedition

The rain forest and the mighty Mekong in southern Yunnan provide a perfect environment to get closer to nature. Especially in tropical Xishuangbanna, with its old wooden villages and Buddhist temples, quite similar to southeast Asia. Even the language and cuisine are not so different neighboring Laos and Myanmar. This trip will take you to the border with these countries, where you can learn traditional skills from the local Dai and Akha people: make your own flying lanterns, paper from tree bark and tribal pottery. You will have the opportunity to visit a tea processing village, and learn how tea is harvested and processed. In between all that learning you will have more adventurous distractions: kayaking in the rain forest, hiking to a village and stay overnight with a local family. 
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  • Free Cancellation
From
US$2,007.70
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From
US$2,007.70
Price varies by group size

1 day Tour to Kunming - Puzhehei - Kunming

Available from Saturday

1 day Tour to Kunming - Puzhehei - Kunming

Known as "Guilin of Yunnan",lakes, mountains, karst caves and the generally unspoiled environment make Puzhehei a popular vacation spot.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$262.00
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US$262.00
Price varies by group size

7 Days Private Tour of Kunming, Lijiang, Shangri-la

Available from Friday

7 Days Private Tour of Kunming, Lijiang, Shangri-la

For this tour, we have arranged visits to famous attractions in Kunming, Lijiang, and Shangri-la. The key highlights of this itinerary include visiting ancient sites known both in China and abroad. Visitors will experience firsthand both Nakhi culture and Lama Temple culture and will also have the opportunity to view the natural scenery of the area that has remained virtually unchanged throughout the millennia.  To see these two together will take your breath away.
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  • 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$1,846.97
Price varies by group size
From
US$1,846.97
Price varies by group size

13 Days Tour – Essence of Southwest China

Available from Friday

13 Days Tour – Essence of Southwest China

Stroll in Stone Forest and explore local markets in Kunming, wind down in picturesque Dali, get to know the Naxi and Bai people, roam the lane ways of Lijiang, cycle past scenic Karst formations in Yangshuo, experience Hong Kong’s vibrant contrasts.
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  • 13 days
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$1,580.48
From
US$1,580.48

All Inclusive Private Day Trip to Chengdu Giant Panda Base and Leshan Giant Buddha Trip by High-Speed Train

Available from Thursday

All Inclusive Private Day Trip to Chengdu Giant Panda Base and Leshan Giant Buddha Trip by High-Speed Train

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Combine a trip to the Chengdu Giant Panda Base with a visit to the Leshan Giant Buddha on this full-day private tour from Chengdu. With a private guide, travel via high-speed rail and private transfer. Entrance fees and lunch are included.
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  • 8 hours
From
US$269.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$269.00
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All-Inclusive Private Day Tour of World Heritage Sites: Mount Qingcheng and Dujiangyan

Available from Thursday

All-Inclusive Private Day Tour of World Heritage Sites: Mount Qingcheng and Dujiangyan

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Visit two UNESCO-listed Sichuan sights on a full-day private trip from Chengdu. Hike and ride a cable car up forested Mount Qingcheng, the birthplace of China’s Taoist religion. View the Shangqing Palace, temples, and lake, and learn how Qingcheng starred in the movie 'Kung Fu Panda 3.' Plus, visit the Dujiangyan project, the world’s oldest non-dam irrigation facility to see its ingenious 3rd-century BC design. Includes private transport, lunch, and central hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$279.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$279.00
Price varies by group size

Dujiangyan Panda Volunteering Experience with Lunch

Available from Friday

Dujiangyan Panda Volunteering Experience with Lunch

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The Dujiangyan Panda Base runs a panda hospital, lab, and monitoring enclosures in Sichuan Province near Chengdu. On this flexible day trip, you can choose to participate in the panda volunteer program, helping to clean the enclosure and feed the endangered animals. An English-speaking guide accompanies you during your experience and helps take photos and videos of your volunteer experience.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$159.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$159.00
Price varies by group size

Wolong Panda Volunteering& Feeding Experience with Lunch

Available tomorrow

Wolong Panda Volunteering& Feeding Experience with Lunch

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PANDA for LESS -You will see most panda babies in Wolong where you can not see anywhere else. -Wolong locates at the panda natural reserve which offers the most beautiful and wild scenery among all the panda bases. -Volunteer participant will enjoy much more private and intimate panda experience since Wolong is much less visited due to the distance
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$158.98
Price varies by group size
From
US$158.98
Price varies by group size

All-Inclusive Private Day Tour of Panda Volunteer Experience in Chengdu

Available from Saturday

All-Inclusive Private Day Tour of Panda Volunteer Experience in Chengdu

If you’ve always want to see pandas up close, this is the perfect tour for you. You’ll have a hassle-free day with round-trip transportation included. Travel with ease in a comfortable private vehicle to Dujiangyan Panda Base. You won’t have to worry about waiting in line for tickets, as entrance fees are included. Learn how to feed pandas, clean enclosures, and take notes on your exciting panda volunteer experience.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$411.54
Price varies by group size
From
US$411.54
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Half Day Morning Trip of Chengdu Giant Pandas

Available from Thursday

Half Day Morning Trip of Chengdu Giant Pandas

Spend half day with a local insider to explore the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda, see Chinese national treasure of lovely and furry giant pandas, enjoy comfortable transfer from Chengdu hotels and enrich your travel experience with a private tour guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$126.93
Price varies by group size
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US$126.93
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private City Tour of Lijiang Including Lunch

Available from Nov 8

Private City Tour of Lijiang Including Lunch

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Travel with a private guide and your group of up to 15 people on this 8-hour tour of Lijiang that takes you to the area’s must-see attractions. A guided tour provides insider information and hassle-free transportation so you can make the most of your sightseeing.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$362.67
Price varies by group size
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US$362.67
Price varies by group size

8-Day Private Yunnan Tour to Kunming, Dali, Lijiang and Shangri-La

Available from Thursday

8-Day Private Yunnan Tour to Kunming, Dali, Lijiang and Shangri-La

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This private tour packages covers the most interesting facets of Yunnan Province. Highlights include Kunming’s geological wonder the Stone Forest; Dali Old Town, the former political, cultural and economic center of Yunnan; Lijian Old Town, for 800 years home to the Naxi ethnic minority and Pudacuo National Park, a protected wetlands area in Shangri-La (Zhongdian).
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  • 8 days
From
US$1,613.73
Price varies by group size
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US$1,613.73
Price varies by group size

Private 2-Day Chengdu Tour with Pandas and Leshan Giant Buddha

Available from Thursday

Private 2-Day Chengdu Tour with Pandas and Leshan Giant Buddha

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Visit Chengdu’s top attractions on a private two-day tour that includes the Panda Breeding Center and Leshan’s Grand Buddha. Observe the pandas at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding and learn about conservation efforts for China’s panda population. Have lunch in the historic Wide and Narrow Alleys district (aka Kuan-Zhai Lane), then learn about the 3000-year-old Shu kingdom at Jinsha Site Museum. The next day, travel to Leshan to tour the site of the Grand Buddha, the largest stone Buddha in the world.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$374.36
Price varies by group size
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US$374.36
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Chengdu Day Tour: Giant Pandas and Jinsha Site Museum

Available from Thursday

Private Chengdu Day Tour: Giant Pandas and Jinsha Site Museum

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Discover the highlights of Chengdu on a full-day private tour with an informative guide. Start with time to admire the pandas at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Then explore the historic Wide and Narrow Alleys district (aka Kuan-Zhai Lane) which combines traditional Sichuan architecture with modern shops and cafes. Have time to purchase lunch at the restaurant of your choice, then visit the beautiful gardens and collections of the Jinsha Site Museum, home to a collection of artifacts from the 3000-year-old Shu kingdom.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$178.21
Price varies by group size
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US$178.21
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Stone Forest Private Day Tour

Available from Saturday

Stone Forest Private Day Tour

Part of the South China Karst UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Stone Forest is an otherworldly landscape of caves, lakes and giant rock formations. It can be easy to get lost trying to find the highlights in this forest of towering stalagmites, so explore the Forest with a personal guide instead on this private day trip. Journey through the Forest with your guide by your side and discover all that it has to offer, including the roaring Dadieshui Waterfall and the colorful Zhiyun Cave.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$382.59
From
US$382.59

Full-Day Private Tour to Chengdu Giant Panda Base and Leshan

Available from Thursday

Full-Day Private Tour to Chengdu Giant Panda Base and Leshan

Combine a trip to the Chengdu Giant Panda Base with a visit to the Leshan Giant Buddha on this full-day private tour from Chengdu. With a private guide, travel via high-speed rail and private transfer. Entrance fees and lunch are included. Full-day trip combines Chengdu Panda Base and Leshan Giant Buddha Private tour for just you and your party Travel via high-speed rail, tickets included Lunch included
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$489.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$489.00
Price varies by group size

Chengdu Dujiangyan Panda Keeper Program Private Day Tour

Available from Dec 2

Chengdu Dujiangyan Panda Keeper Program Private Day Tour

Have your private whole day volunteering with giant pandas at Dujiangyan Panda Base. As a volunteer, you help the panda keepers clean the enclosures and feed the animals. Then learn more about China’s conservation efforts and the biology of these gentle giants with a panda movie. Enjoy a delicious lunch and take many memorable photos of the pandas and receive a volunteer certificate.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$307.70
Price varies by group size
From
US$307.70
Price varies by group size

NIGHT TOUR on a Bamboo Bicycle - plus Taste Local Snacks at Food Alley

Available from Thursday

NIGHT TOUR on a Bamboo Bicycle - plus Taste Local Snacks at Food Alley

Spend an evening exploring Chengdu with this unusual tour on a hand-crafted bamboo bicycle. After meeting your guide in central Chengdu and getting fitted with the right bike, cruise along designated bike lanes and take in beautiful views of the Jinjiang River, Wuhou Temple, and other important landmarks and attractions. Then, stop for some delicious Sichuan snacks and sweet tea included in the tour price on this fun nighttime outing.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$51.00
From
US$51.00

Private Bamboo Bicycle Tour in Chengdu

Available from Thursday

Private Bamboo Bicycle Tour in Chengdu

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Spend time outdoors and discover the highlights of Chengdu on this action-packed private bamboo bicycle tour. A bicycle tour will help you save time and cover more ground than a walking tour, and you won’t have to worry about getting lost as a guide will lead the way. Pedal past the Tibetan Quarter, the Jinjiang River, Sichuan University, Tianfu Square, People’s Park, Jinli Street, Wenshu Buddhist Temple, and much more.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$41.00
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US$41.00

Lijiang Private Tour to Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Baisha and Longquan Village

Available from Friday

Lijiang Private Tour to Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Baisha and Longquan Village

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Experience Lijiang’s outlying scenic wonders and time-warp villages on a 6-hour private trip to Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Baisha, and Longquan. Ride a cable car up legend-shrouded Jade Dragon Snow Mountain for stunning views of its glacier and peaks, and visit the traditional Naxi villages of Baisha and Longquan to discover the customs of this ancient ethnic community. Your tour includes entrance fees, lunch, private transport, and Lijiang hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$325.34
Price varies by group size
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US$325.34
Price varies by group size

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