Discover a wealth of ancient wonders in China in 2017

There has never been a better time to book a luxury tour of China in 2017.

From the neon lights of Shanghai’s Pudong area to the cutting edge ingenuity of its High Speed and Maglev trains, modern China is certain to impress and inspire.

Visit small historic towns, explore the vast Forbidden City and marvel at the sight of Xi’an’s army of terracotta warriors.

Travel in a small group of no more than 24 guests, for an intimate luxury experience that is sure to delight. Our Tour Directors will remain with you throughout your journey and our local guides will show you the highlights of the city.

Whether you're travelling by road, ship or rail, you can look forward to first class or luxury standard transport. We've also included a few local varieties of transport for an authentic experience.

Read more about our luxury China tours here.

If you have ever dreamed of visiting China, now is the time as Scenic is pleased to invite you to attend a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Travel back in time and witness the breathtaking sights of Ancient China at the Chang'an Impression: A Tang Dynasty Grand Welcoming Ceremony at the City Wall of Xi'an on 14 September 2017.

We have revised four of our tours to ensure guests are able to attend the one-of-a-kind event and experience a performance from a time when golden warriors protected the city and merchants made a living along The Silk Road.

Applicable tours:

Experiences on your luxury tour of China

Scenic Enrich

We have created a series of unique and exclusive experiences that help you discover the wonder of these magnificent lands.

Visit a local painter’s home in nearby Hu Xi’an County or be treated to a private viewing of ancient artefacts at a local museum. Enjoy an enchanting close encounter with rare giant panda cubs.

Scenic Freechoice

Our Freechoice options let you choose the activities that suit your interests, your mood and your preferred pace.

Indulge in a shopping spree at the Silk Markets or explore the 300-year-old Liugong village and discover the rural way of life. Attend the 200-year old Peking Opera for wondrous music, vocals, dancing and acrobatics.

Cruising & Rail Journeys

The world’s third largest river, the Yangtze provides you with the ideal platform to view the region’s rich array of wonders. Sail with our partner Sanctuary Retreats through the Three Gorges with excursions to Shennong Stream and Fengdu Ghost Temple.

Experience the state-of-the-art High Speed and Maglev trains in China. Enjoy the wondrous scenery passing you by as you sit back, relax and enjoy the ride.

Special Stays

As you uncover the best of China you can look forward to the region’s most prestigious hotels in the most iconic locations with Special Stays.

Arrive at our awe-inspiring locations including a relaxing afternoon at the luxurious Fairmont Peace Hotel or settle into the Tibetan themed Hylandia Shangri-La for a special two night stay.