Tour China’s Hidden Gems

Visit Hangzhou on the Hangzhou & Yellow Mountain journey.

General Tours World Traveler introduces three new small group and private journeys for 2014 through 2015, exploring less popular regions of China.

The Hangzhou & Yellow Mountain itinerary is an 8-day trip (with a chauffeured car and guide) that presents China’s unique diversity taking in scenery like Shanghai’s 21st century skyline, the Song Dynasty architecture of Tunxi, the Hangzhou and West Lake. The highlight of the trip is an overnight stay atop Yellow Mountain with sunrise views and a guided exploration of scenic overlooks.

The From Guiyang to Guilin tour explores the landscapes, villages and cultures of the Guizhou Province in remote southwestern China, the terraced rice paddies of Zhaoxing, and visits with Dong and Miao families in their village homes. This 10-day itinerary ends in Guilin with a stay at Shangri-La Hotel and a cruise on the Li River.

From China into Vietnam allows up to 16 guests to travel on the Hill Tribes of China & Vietnam journey exploring the rice terraces of Yuanyang, which were built 1,000 years ago by the Hani people; take guided walks to the villages of northern Vietnam and engage with the region’s diverse ethnic cultures including the Black Hmong, Red Zao and Lu Tribes; and have an overnight rail journey on the Victoria Express to Hanoi, where the trip comes to an end with a 2-night stay at the Sofitel Legend Metropole.

Travelers can save $500 per couple, $250 for solo travelers, when they pay in full at time of booking for any of the company’s 13 small group and private journey’s to China. This offer can be combined with other offers including Family & Friends savings of $50 to $200 pp when three or more guests travel together. Travel agents who are members of General Tours Rewards, earn a Booking Bonus every time their clients pay in full.

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