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China Family Tours

We completely understand your family tour expectations: discovering new experiences, immersing yourselves in local culture, engaging in soft adventures, and creating lasting memories. When planning a family vacation to China, you might be drawn to its cultural wonders, diverse landscapes, pandas, authentic cuisine, and modern metropolitan cities.

Our private China tours for families with kids provide a tailored, easy, and flexible pace suitable for every family member. You'll not only visit key attractions, but also participate in unique experiences exclusive to China! Enjoy being a panda keeper, hiking and camping on the Great Wall, learning kung fu with monks, or even visiting Everest Base Camp.

China Tours for Families with High-Schoolers (11+ years old)

These itineraries are specifically designed for families with teenagers. They offer a unique blend of cultural immersion activities, local lifestyle experiences, and exciting outdoor adventures that are sure to entertain every family member. Each itinerary can be customized to meet your needs perfectly, ensuring an unforgettable trip that everyone will cherish.

12-Day Panda Volunteer and China Classic Wonder Tour
  • The Best China family tour in summer
  • Cover the most famous sights in China
2-Week Beijing – Xi'an – Chengdu – Shanghai Tour
  • Best for children in a Mandarin Immersion Program
  • Practice mandarin in a market
8-Day Hohhot–Ordos Tour with Hiking, Camping, and Culture
  • Best for adventurous families
  • Hike on mountains and a volcano

China Tours for Families with Junior-Schoolers and Young Kids

These itineraries are recommended for families with junior or preschool-aged children. They offer a specially designed and engaging way to see the sights, hands-on crafts experiences, and visits to family-friendly theme parks. Each itinerary can be customized to meet your needs exactly, ensuring an unforgettable trip that the whole family will love.

9-Day China Family Classic Tour
  • A time-smart choice for a china family tour
  • Include most highlight sites
11-Day Beijing - Xi'an - Guilin - Shanghai
  • Top family itinerary of a China tour
  • Experience China's countryside life together
12-Day Yangtze River Cruise and Panda Family Tour
  • Best for a multi-generation tour
  • Meet the cuddly pandas and great Yangtze
9-Day Yunnan Family Tour
  • Family Adventure in southwest China
  • The landscape and the culture on plateau
5-Day Beijing Family Tour
  • Best Beijing exploration for families
  • Traditional hutong and modern Beijing
5-Day Guilin Family Tour
  • Best choice for a short family tour in summer
  • Colorful moderate outdoor activities
6-Day Harbin City Highlights and Yabuli Skiing Tour
  • Best choice for a family tour in winter
  • Experience the dreamlike Ice and Snow Festival

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Spotlight Experiences for China Family Tours

China Highlights always designs experiences specially for families, selecting activities that are sure to delight every family member and create lasting memories for all. The activities below are divided into age groups and can give you ideas about what you can enjoy during your China family holiday.

High-Schoolers (11+)

panda keeper program
Be a Panda Keeper for a Day
Experience taking care of a panda for a day
an object in the museum
Treasure Hunting in Ancient China
Visit the National Museum of China in Beijing
shaolin temple
Find your Master Shifu in the Shaolin Temple
Learn Chinese Kong Fu in the most famous temple of China
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100% Real China Caving
Explore a wild cave without colored lights and concrete steps

Junior-Schoolers (6-10)

forbidden city
The Forbidden City Discovery
Explore the palace in a way that your kids are interested in
Explore Beijing's Traditional Hutong
Be like a Chinese child in the hutongs
make a warrior
Make a Mini Terracotta Warrior
Create a clay warrior with your own hands
a family on the river
Experience SUP on a Pretty River
Have fun with a SUP to enjoy summer time

Pre-Schoolers (0-5)

a family with han chinese clothing
Han Chinese Clothing and Customs Experience
Have family picture with the Chinese traditional dress
shadow puppetry
Play Chinese Shadow Puppetry
Tell a story about your family using Chinese shadow puppetry
paint masks
Learn to Apply Facial Makeup
Applying the facial makeup for Chinese traditional opera
castle at night
Shanghai/Hong Kong Disneyland
Have fun with your kids in the theme park

Common Questions about China Family Tours with kids

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. What things in China are best suited to children?

There are many things to do with children in China. We selected some interesting and popular activities for children in our family tours, which include panda experience, dumpling making, hand making terra cotta warriors, Chinese cooking class and cycling on the Ancient City Wall.

Just tell your needs because we can offer more activities, such as hiking, swimming in Water Cube, Kung Fu experience and etc.

2. Are the particular outdoor activities safe for children?
3. Will my children like the food?
4. What's the accommodation like?
5. What is the best time for China family tour?
6. I have a large family, can you offer me some discount?
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