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Traveling to the Great Wall and Terracotta Warriors is NOT all there is to know about China. Our Top China Tours are exclusive to who love China’s long history, rich culture, spectacular natural scenery and people’s life style. All our tours can be tailor-made to meet your timeframe, interest and other special requirements. Tell us what you want and we will bring you a living China. Ask For A Free Quote Now

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A Classic China Trip from Ancient to Modern

A Classic China Trip from Ancient to Modern Best Seller

11 Days Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Shanghai Tour

The natural landscape along the Li River is the defining highlight of this multi sided tour. To see the authentic Chinese countryside, the small town of Yangshuo surrounded by rice fields and then visit some local farmers' homes will present a real China to you. Add the histories of Beijing and Xi'an along with modern Shanghai, you have the best that signature China can offer.

CET Advantages:

  • Visit a local family in the Hutongs of Beijing
  • Learn Tai Chi at the Temple of Heaven
  • Jump right into the less crowded section of the Great Wall
  • Learn dumpling making with a local family of Xi'an
  • Hike among rice terraces to see the beautiful mountain view
  • Ride a bike through the countryside near Yangshuo County
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Explore China's Essential Cities and Avatar

Explore China's Essential Cities and Avatar Avatar Tour

11 Days Beijing - Xi'an - Zhangjiajie - Shanghai Tour

Travel through the most historical, stylish and naturally beautiful parts of China. Admire the highlights of Beijing, Xi'an, Zhangjiajie and Shanghai, such as ancient relics, skyscrapers and weird stones and peaks.

CET Advantages:

  • Explore the Forbidden City to learn about royal life
  • Learn Tai Chi with the master in the Temple of Heaven
  • Be stunned by Emperor Qinshihuang’s Terracotta Army
  • Collect local handcrafts in the Muslim Quarter
  • Soak up the Avatar-like natural views in Zhangjiajie
  • Experience the thrill of the Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon glass bridge
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Experience the Golden Triangle of China

Experience the Golden Triangle of China 1st Trip to China

8 Days Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai Tour

To educate yourself from the ancient China to the future China, you will experience a hundred different emotions, landscapes and countries rolled into one incredible journey. Hearing the Emperors' life story in Beijing, seeing the Emperor's mausoleum in Xi'an and shopping in the Paris of the east, Shanghai. You will experience the Golden Triangle in a different way.

CET Advantages:

  • Discover the architectural structure of the Royal Palace
  • Wander around the traditional courtyards of Beijing
  • Learn Tai Chi in the Temple of Heaven
  • Experience the high-speed train from Beijing to Xi'an
  • Witness the culture of the Tang Dynasty through the Small Wild Goose Pagoda
  • Cycle on the Xi'an City Wall with a history of more than 600 years
  • Make dumplings with a local family in Xi'an
  • See a combination of old and new in Shanghai
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Paradise on Earth

Paradise on Earth Scenic

13 Days Beijing - Xi'an - Huangshan - Hangzhou - Suzhou - Shanghai Tour

This combination of historical, cultural and natural sites is our best selection. You will learn China's thousand-year-old history, get closely in touch with China's amazing culture, interact with local people and admire the breathtaking landscape.

CET Advantages:

  • Show you the real China through our experienced local experts
  • Practice Tai Chi at the Temple of Heaven like a local
  • Be amazed by the magnificent terracotta warriors
  • Witness West Lake cultural landscape of Hangzhou
  • Visit a well-selected section of the Great Wall
  • Admire the picturesque view of Mount Huangshan
  • Enjoy a leisurely boat ride at Tongli Water Town
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High Speed Train from Modern to Ancient China

High Speed Train from Modern to Ancient China Best Value

10 Days Train Tour: Beijing - Pingyao - Xi'an - Shanghai

China has a long history and splendid ancient culture as demonstrated by some of the ancient cities that are still intact today.With the rapid development of the country, high-speed rail connects these ancient cities and gives them new life.

CET Advantages:

  • Experience the high-speed train
  • Beijing Hutongs explore and Diabolo learning
  • Learn Tai Chi at Temple of Heaven
  • Dumpling making at a local family of Xi'an
  • Cycling on the ancient city wall
  • Oriental pearl tower bird's-eye view
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Panda Country & Yangtze River Cruise

Panda Country & Yangtze River Cruise Family-Friendly

12 Days Beijing - Xian - Chengdu - Yangtze River - Shanghai

The Great Wall, the Terracotta Warriors and the Giant Pandas are the three pictures that come to mind when people think about visiting China. This tour includes all of those highlights, combined with the natural beauty of the Yangtze River. Meet all sorts of people in a local tea house which is a good way to connect with daily life in China. The extravagant social life of people in Shanghai gives an idea of the future of this country. All of this will fill your memories with the wonders of China

CET Advantages:

  • Have a chance to ride a toboggan down the Great Wall
  • Visit the Lama Temple which was the house of the Emperor Yong Zheng
  • Be amazed by the 7,000+ Terracotta Warriors
  • Get up close with the Giant Pandas
  • Marvel at the Three Gorges Dam
  • Take speed bullet-trains traveling inside of the country
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China World Heritage Discovery

China World Heritage Discovery Affordable

10 Days Beijing - Luoyang - Xi'an - Shanghai Tour

7 World Heritages Sites in China are included in this tour package. We help you visit, touch and finally understand the charm of these unbelievable crystallizations of ancient Chinese people's wisdom.

CET Advantages:

  • 7 World Heritage sites in 10 days
  • 30-minute Tai Chi lesson in the Heaven of Temple
  • Get away from the crowded part of the Great Wall
  • Learn more about royal life when touring the Forbidden City
  • Be amazed at the Terracotta Warriors and Horses
  • Appreciate stone carving art in the Longmen Grottos
  • Visit the home of Chinese Kungfu – Shaolin Temple
  • Have a chance to DIY terra-cotta figures
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China Golden Triangle and Majestic Yangtze Gorges

China Golden Triangle and Majestic Yangtze Gorges Most Popular

11 Days Beijing - Xi'an - Chongqing - Yangtze - Yichang - Shanghai Tour

Cultural Beijing, historical Xi'an, the marvellous Three Gorges and a very modern Shanghai. This tour is a perfect combination for first time travellers to taste and admire the essence of China.

CET Advantages:

  • Walk on the most beautiful section of the Great Wall
  • Admire the ornate Forbidden City
  • Salute the ancient Terracotta Warriors
  • Learn Chinese martial arts - Tai Chi in the Temple of Heaven
  • Take a 4 days / 3 nights cruise touring the Three Gorges
  • Marvel at the perfect blend of colonial buildings and skyscrapers in Shanghai
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Discover China's Historical Sites

Discover China's Historical Sites Historical

10 Days Shanghai - Luoyang - Xian - Pingyao - Beijing Tour

Cruise through four of the most historical cities and discover the magic of Shanghai over 10 days. Delve into the core of this culture and embrace the very essence of fashion.

CET Advantages:

  • See priceless ancient treasures in 4 Chinese ancient cities
  • Observe a panoramic view of Shanghai through 259-meter high glass floor
  • Marvel at the architecture and the Huangpu River on the Bund of Shanghai
  • Learn how the squads of soldiers were divided 2000 years ago by inspecting the Terracotta Army
  • Know more about Chinese Kungfu in Shaolin Temple
  • Visit the first draft Bank of China in Pingyao
  • Tour like royalty in the Forbidden City
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China Golden Triangle and Buddhist Pilgrimage

China Golden Triangle and Buddhist Pilgrimage Hidden Treasure

12 Days Shanghai - Tibet - Xian - Beijing Tour

China’s acclaimed attractions, rich culture and history, local people’s life style, highland scenery and Buddhist culture, can all be discovered on this selective tour.

CET Advantages:

  • Climb to the highest palace in the world – Potala Palace
  • Visit one of the three holy lakes in Tibet – YamdrokTso
  • Taste traditional snacks in Muslim Street
  • Get close to see the Terra-cotta Warriors
  • Practice Tai Chi at the Temple of Heaven
  • Visit a local family in Hutong Alleys

Highlight China Travel from South to North

Highlight China Travel from South to North

12 Days Hong Kong - Guilin - Xi'an - Beijing Tour

Discover the essence of China as you start from the gateway city of Hong Kong, travel all the way to the north. Explore the metropolis of Hong Kong, natural countryside of Guilin, ancient city of Xi'an and capital city of Beijing. You are going to experience the hospitality of Chinese people, picturesque Karst formations, delicious food, rich culture and history.

CET Advantages:

  • Unexpected city tour in Hong Kong
  • See the palace of nature's art – Reed Flute Cave
  • Take a cooking class in Yangshuo County
  • Cycling on the ancient city wall
  • Admire more than 7,000 Terracotta Warriors
  • Hike on an unrestored section of the Great Wall

China Community Service Tour

China Community Service Tour Community Service

10 Days Beijing - Xi'an - Chengdu Tour

This journey is not just about sightseeing but also a spiritual experience in your life. The community service program can also be operated in other cities, if you wish, to improve life for animals, people, and society. All of these activities have a spiritual value in the modern world.

CET Advantages:

  • Visit the biggest city square – Tian’anmen Square
  • Climb the most beautiful section of the Great Wall – Mutianyu
  • Cultural exchange with a local school
  • Visit an orphanage and play with the children
  • Take a part ina service project at a children's home outside of Xi'an
  • Participate in a calligraphy lessonnear the Small Goose Pagoda
  • Experience the panda keeper program in Dujiangyan

China Sports Tour

China Sports Tour Sports School Trip

10 Days Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai Tour

You are going to Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai and you will attendexciting sporting activities in each city, all of which will leave you with a memorable experience.

CET Advantages:

  • Sports competition with Chinese local schools
  • Visit a Sports Club in Beijing
  • Take the Toboggan ride downhill at the Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Practice Tai Chi at the Temple of Heaven
  • Play Chinese Yo-yo under guidance
  • Ride a bicycle on Xi'an city wall


China Sister School Exchange Tour

China Sister School Exchange Tour Sister School Exchange

13 Days Shanghai - Suzhou - Changshu -Beijing Tour

Since 2010, we have being working with schools in the state of Victoria, Australia, which have sister schools here in Changshu, Jiangsu Province. This sample tour itinerary can be tailor-made to meet the specific arrangements of your school.

CET Advantages:

  • Jump right into contemporary China in Shanghai
  • Visit representative work of classical gardens
  • Experience a bullet train ride
  • Make new friends at your sister school
  • Attend the Flag-Raising Ceremony
  • Practice yourbargaining skillsin a local street market


MBA Focus Trip

MBA Focus Trip Business Focus

9 Days Beijing - Shanghai Tour

Over the past few years, economic growth in China has outstripped that of other countries. This MBA trip specializes in visiting representative factories and companies in China's two big cities.

CET Advantages:

  • Attend a lecture about “Doing Business in China” in Beijing
  • Explore a less crowded section of the Great Wall
  • Interact with local studentsof Beijing Foreign Studies University
  • Visit Beijing Zhongguancun Software Park Incubator Co., Ltd
  • Go toa water recycling company in Shanghai
  • Walk throughthe Volkswagen Factory in Shanghai
  • Talk to the representative from AmCham


Study Tour of Confucian Culture

Study Tour of Confucian Culture Confucius and Confucianism

3 Days Confucian Cultural Tour in Qufu

As a culturally symbolic figure, most people know about Confucius, but they don't know too much about Confucius and Confucianism. Now you have an opportunity to learn more about Confucius and Confucianism at Confucius' hometown, Qufu.

CET Advantages:

  • Sightseeing with food safari
  • Firsthand experience of a Confucian sacrificial ceremony
  • Learn Confucian etiquette with local etiquette teachers
  • Experience the six arts of Confucius
  • Visit Confucian clan cemetery in memory of this master

Community Service in an Ethnic Minority Village

Community Service in an Ethnic Minority Village Community Service

4 Days Community Service Tour in Guizhou

For the students, nothing is more exciting than getting their hands dirty. This community service program will take the students to a remote Miao village in Guizhou Province.

CET Advantages:

  • Join in the Miao people’s welcome ceremony and campfire party.
  • Home stay in a local ethnic minority family.
  • Build infrastructure projects for the community.
  • Make Miao people’s traditional musical instrument.
  • Enjoy the special long-table banquet dinner.

China Culture Tour with Language Learning

China Culture Tour with Language Learning Culture & Language Learning

13 Days Guilin - Sanjiang - Longsheng - Xi'an - Beijing Tour

This trip gives you a close look into the daily life of Chinese people, while addressing some key points of the Chinese language.

CET Advantages:

  • Immerse yourself in Chinese learning under the instruction of a professor
  • Have classes together with a national minority in Sanjiang
  • Take a bamboo raft along the Li River to admire the essential part
  • Climb up Longji mountain to enjoy the spectacular rice fields
  • Take a close look at the thousand-year old Warriors
  • Hike on the wild Great Wall to see the un-restored scene

China Culture and Universities Visit

China Culture and Universities Visit Universities Visit

11 Days Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai Tour

This tour combines the fun of exploration with the practicality of education. You will get a feel for authentic Chinese culture by visiting significant historical sites.Also you will have a chance to get to know about China's business and university life.

CET Advantages:

  • Explore a different style of history in Beijing and Xi'an
  • Tour the first-class universities in China
  • Attend a professional lecture
  • Interact with experts of environmental protection and business
  • Weave across Shanghai Longtang Alleyways
  • Take fabulous photographs at Mount Hua

China Music Tour

China Music Tour Music Trip

13-Day Shanghai - Guilin - Beijing Program

This music tour provides a valuable opportunity for overseas students and young musicians. In this itinerary, touring the highlighted attractions, attending music workshops, and public performances are arranged logically. You will have memories to last a lifetime after this trip.

CET Advantages:

  • Enjoy performances with Chinese students
  • Discover scenic landscapes in China
  • Communicate with Chinese students through musical exchange
  • Perform at local schools, a theater, a charity club and an NGO orphanage
  • Help to hire some large instruments and musical equipment if required
  • Learn about Chinese traditional instruments and musical pieces
  • Take a bamboo raft on the Li River

People and Geography Tour

People and Geography Tour Modern & Countryside

8 Days Guangzhou - Gongcheng - Yangshuo - Longsheng - Guilin Tour

To know about the development in China and experience countryside life, you will go to one of the big cities - Guangzhou - and then a world famous scenic city -Guilin. You can try your hand at a lot of different outdoor activities such as: farming, bamboo rafting, kayaking, playing football and hiking. This will be a story you can share with your classmates, friends and families.

CET Advantages:

  • Tour of factories in Guangzhou
  • Taste Guangzhou morning tea as brunch
  • Learn how to draw minority drama facial makeup
  • Appreciate the landscape along the Li River
  • Play a football match with a local club
  • Admire the spectacular terraced rice fields

China Adoption Return Tour

China Adoption Return Tour China Return Trip For Adoptees

14 Days Guangzhou - Guilin - Xi'an - Beijing Tour

This elaborate heritage tour is designed for you to take your adopted child back to visit his/her motherland of China. This will be the most educational and enriching experience which you and your child will cherish forever.

CET Advantages:

  • Visit the orphanage, finding site and foster family
  • Family friendly guides speaking fluent English and Chinese Mandarin
  • Ride a bike on a thousand-year-old City Wall
  • Learn to cook delicious and popular Chinese food
  • Practice Taichi with locals at the Temple of Heaven
  • Learn Chinese calligraphy and brush-painting

Birding Tour in Eastern China

Birding Tour in Eastern China Birding Tour

16 Days Shanghai – Rudong – Yancheng – Huangshan – Wuyuan – Emeifeng Bird Tour

This 16-day winter birding tour is exclusive to travel in eastern China. We selected the popular destinations where various birds migrate and stop for a rest every year. This will help you to refresh your bird list with examples like Slaty Bunting, Yellow-throated Laughingthrush, Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Red-crowned Crane and 30 other species of birds.

CET Advantages:

  • 24/7 care from the beginning to the end of the trip
  • Experienced local birding guides
  • Secret birding spots in undisturbed habitat
  • Birding in picturesque scenery
  • See the birds migrating in the right season
  • Go deeply into the mountains

Mouth-Watering Food Tour

Mouth-Watering Food Tour Food Tour

10 Days Beijing – Xi’an – Chengdu – Shanghai Tour

China is the most food-obsessed country in the world. You will have all the best cuisine experiences when traveling across China.Each place has its own characteristic food and you will be surprised that there are big differences in taste. Traveling in these places, you will find that the cuisine development and the way of cooking are closely linked to the local culture, even to the weather.

CET Advantages:

  • Reveal the most authentic cuisines of different regions
  • Genuinely care about vegetarian foods
  • Make dumplings with a local family in Xi'an
  • Enjoy yourself at local snack streets
  • Learn to cook Sichuan Cuisine at a local expert's home
  • Join a Shanghai evening food tour

China Jewish Tour

China Jewish Tour Jewish

14 Days Beijing - Kaifeng - Xi'an - Chengdu - Guilin - Shanghai Tour

This journey starts from the capital of China - Beijing. The Forbidden City and the Great Wall are on the list. Next you will visit Nanjiaojing Lane in Kaifeng city which is the ancient capital of eight dynasties, and you will have a chance to meet up with Jewish descendants.

CET Advantages:

  • Take a cable ride on the Great Wall
  • Visit the exhibition about Jews in Kaifeng Museum
  • Get to know about the living situation of Jewish descendants
  • Place yourself in the Riverside Scenes at Qingming Festival
  • Experience a local bamboo lunch in a Minority village
  • Appreciate nature’s beauty on both sides of the Li River on a boat
  • Taste traditional snacks in Yuyuan Bazaar
  • Stroll along the Bund

Graduation Trip to China

Graduation Trip to China Trip for Graduation

13 Days Beijing - Xi’an - Guilin - Shanghai Tour

Graduation symbolizes the end of one important stage in your life and the beginning of another. It is a time for celebration and adventure along with your friends or your family.

CET Advantages:

  • Tour like royalty in the Forbidden City
  • Learn Chinese history by visiting 3 cities with architecture in ancient and modern styles
  • Experience a unique picnic at a watchtower on the Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Discovery of mouthwatering food in Xi’an
  • Find the secret of Chinese food in a cooking class
  • Challenge rock climbing to explore Yangshuo karst
  • Enjoy a panoramic view of Shanghai through a 259-meter high glass floor
  • Stroll in Yuyuan Bazaar like a Chinese local

China Tour for Girls

China Tour for Girls Women Travel

11 Days Beijing - Xi’an - Hangzhou - Nanxun - Shanghai

This travel experience is exclusively designed for women and girls, being especially friendly for lady travelers. Enjoy boutique travel for women to explore a variety of destinations in China.

CET Advantages:

  • 5 different cities from the north to the south of China showing various customs
  • Ample free time for relaxing, shopping, and sight-seeing
  • Climbing the Great Wall in a comfortable way
  • Learn the traditional Chinese handcraft of paper cutting
  • Dress up like an ancient Chinese person and take beautiful photos
  • Make dumplings by yourself and discover mouthwatering food in Xi’an
  • Go boating on the West Lake to enjoy relaxation
  • Taste top-level tea and admire tea art performance in Meijiawu Tea Village
  • Try painting a paper umbrella
  • Stroll in the art district in modern Shanghai and experience the nostalgia of old Shanghai

China Railway Pilgrimage

China Railway Pilgrimage Railway Pilgrimage

15 Days Train Tour: Beijing – Xi'an – Chengdu –Guilin – Hong Kong

China has a vast territory, diverse natural landscape and rich culture. The advanced railway systems connect people right across the country. On this tour, you will travel by train from north to south, to better understand this great nation. You can enjoy the changing landscape along the journey, from the plains in the north to the hills in the south and across to the coastal area.

CET Advantages:

  • Experience the overnight train
  • Beijing Hutongs adventure and Calligraphy class
  • Learn Tai Chi at the Temple of Heaven
  • Dumpling making at a local family of Xi'an
  • Visit lovely pandas in Chengdu
  • Rice terraces hiking
  • The Li river cruise and bamboo raft
  • Ride a bike through the countryside

China Eco Tour

China Eco Tour Environmental Protection

11 Days Beijing - Xi’an - Hangzhou - Shanghai - Suzhou

Travel to discover and to relax, as you get to know the cities in China from the perspective of environmental protection. Be led by a local tour guide and professionals. Your eco tour combines must-visit sites for visitors who want to have a relaxing tour and are interested in environmental protection.

CET Advantages:

  • Do your part to protect the environment when traveling in China
  • Learn about traditional Chinese Culture and civilization
  • Clean up at Hunaghuacheng Great Wall
  • Visit a Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • Learn about Chinese tea culture and get close to nature
  • Explore an Environmental Park in Suzhou

Art and Architecture Tour

Art and Architecture Tour Art and Architecture

13 Days Beijing - Datong - Pingyao - Xi’an - Shanghai - Suzhou Tour

CET Advantages:

  • Discover distinct architecture in China
  • Family visit in Beijing Hutong
  • Appreciate Chinese traditional architecture from royal palaces to private gardens in ancient times
  • Visit an unbelievable temple hanging on the side of a cliff
  • Focus on unusual and outstanding architectural in a dynamic metropolis
  • Explore a unique Silo-Cave in Xi’an

The Silk Road in China

The Silk Road in China The Silk Road

13 Days Private Tour: Xi’an - Lanzhou - Zhangye - Jiayuguan - Dunhuang - Turpan - Urumqi

follow Zhang Qian's steps to tour the northwest Silk Road, the official route of the western regions, which is on the list of World Culture Heritage sites. It starts from Xi'an and ends in Urumqi.

CET Advantages:

  • Visit six World Cultural Heritage sites along the way
  • See the landscape change from central plains to western regions
  • Get to know about the history and culture of western regions through museums
  • Be amazed by the magical Danxia National Geopark (Rainbow mountains)
  • Appreciate the world's largest underground gallery
  • Learn about ancient Chinese Buddhist art by visiting grottoes
  • Visit two significant passes in the history of China
  • Admire the world's largest, oldest and best-preserved city in soil structure

China Architecture Tour

China Architecture Tour Architecture Tour

9 Days Private Tour: Beijing - Xi’an - Shanghai - Suzhou

This tour will take you to see the different styles of architecture in different regions of China. Each style of architecture with its unique history and cultural accumulation writes its own stories.

CET Advantages:

  • Learn about the architectural layout of a Hutong
  • See the details of the Forbidden City more closely
  • Visit the form of ancient dwellings of the loess plateau
  • Walk along French Concession to see old Shanghai
  • Admire the new Suzhou Museum designed by World Chinese architect Ieoh Ming Pei
  • Take a boat ride in Tongli Water Town

Global Leadership Program

Global Leadership Program Leadership

15 Days Student Tour of Global Leadership: Shanghai, Lijiang, Shaxi and Beijing

China’s rich history, cultural diversity, significant sustained investment into the global community, and notable leadership on global environmental concerns, make it an ideal destination for enabling students to develop their leadership ability, international awareness, cross-cultural understanding, and professional skills.

CET Advantages:

  • Obtain first-hand insight into renewable and green energy
  • Receive valuable advice from industry leaders and experts
  • Attend diverse cultural activities in Shaxi Old Town
  • Learn about Azhali Buddhism at the Pear Orchard Temple
  • Hike on the marvelous Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Learn how to do business with Chinese enterprises