China Tours for Expats
These China travel recommendations are especially for China expats. We understand that you're different from typical foreign tourists. Here we focus on travel opportunities for your long holidays in China and also provide short breaks from your China day-to-day. The tours we have selected for you feature amazing natural landscapes, authentic local culture, and interesting outdoor activities.
Our 20-year experience in customizing private tours for Westerners ensures a high-quality service. In this complicated COVID period, leave sorting out the travel restrictions and transport planning to us. Just enjoy your personalized trip and share your moments, which might make even your Chinese friends jealous!
Recommended Spring Tours
With the best-choice destinations for each season as a starting point, we can carefully customize each tour according to your interests. Here are the top recommended tours for this season or the incoming season.
- Peach blossom valley
- Beautiful lakes and snow mountains
Weekend Trips from Beijing and Around
The tours below give you some ideas for a weekend getaway from Beijing. From the world-famous Terra-Cotta Amy and the cultural heritage, Yungang Grottoes to the emperors' mountain resort or even the camping on the wild Great Wall, we are ready to design your short break.
- Yungang Grottoes
- Pingyao Ancient Town
- Sleeping on the Wall
- Hiking and BBQ
Weekend Trips from Shanghai and Around
From cultural experiences to relaxation and adventure in the nature, we offer colorful choices for your weekend trips from Shanghai and the Yangtze River Delta region.
- Ancient China's Secret
- Try porcelain Making
- Hollywood of China
- Costume Dress Up
- Rafting in a Valley
- Cliff Swing
Weekend Trips from Guangzhou and Around
Enjoy authentic local cuisine, dive into culture and history, relax in the beatiful scenery. Choose the right way to make the best of your weekends.
- Ancient Oceangoing Vessel
- Exclusive Tea Farm
The Best City Escapes for Your Short Breaks
Want a time-smart tour for a weekend escape? No problem! Here are some recommendations for your short breaks. Well-designed must-see experiences will ensure you get the most out of your trip.
- Potala Palace
- Traditional Tibetan Meal
- Three Gorges
- Marvelous Mountain City
- Lovely Panda
- Leshan Giant Buddha
- Terraced fields Hike
- outdoor activities in idyllic Yangshuo
- Sand Sledding
- Wine Tasting
- Desert Trek
- Hiking on the Cangshan Mountain
- Biking along Erhai Lake
- Terracotta Warriors
- Make clay warriors
- Hanfu Costume Experience
Top-Rated China Expat Long-Holiday Tours
These tours are recommended for expats who have a 5-day (or more) holiday to fully enjoy one of the popular destinations of China or to explore some of its hidden treasures more deeply. All can be customized according to your needs.
- Heavenly Lake beauty
- Rafting on a hot spring river
- Biking ride alongside Erhai Lake and short hiking on the meadow
- Home-Cooked Cuisine
- Kanas Lake and villages
- Ghost City (Desert Rockforms)
- The key cultural sights
- Hike on mountains and a volcano
About China Highlights
Since 1998 we've guided everyone ranging from US presidents, Australian Geographic and retired backpackers. Our goal is to create unique trips that take you off-the-beaten path, helping you discover China in a more authentic way. Our motto: "Discovery Your Way!"
Yangshuo Springtime Tour
The Yangshuo Springtime tour with Steven was just wonderful: so tranquil and beautiful. Steven was a fantastic guide: knowledgeable, good-humoured and genuinely passionate about this stunning part of the world. The karst mountains, orange groves, ancient towns, blue skies and rice fields were a great recipe for relaxation. Would definitely recommend. more