Group Tours

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Explore the Silk Road in China

15 days from £1,980 pp. This tour begins at the very source of the Silk Road, starting in Xi’an and ending in Ürümqi. From towering mountains to the sandy expanse of the Gobi Desert, we’ll cover all kinds of exotic terrain. Find More

Loess Plateau

Cultural Tour in Shanxi

11 days £1180pp. Shanxi, with its unrivalled view of the Loess Plateau, is considered to be “the museum of ancient Chinese architecture”. In Shanxi you will find Buddhist grottoes, ancient towns and villages, castle-like grand compounds, stunning views of the amazing Yellow River and a temple that is literally hanging on the side of a cliff-face. If nothing else, you can’t afford to miss the Hanging Temple, one of the architectural wonders of the world. Find More

  Travel Diaries


An Army of Thousands

Bizarrely enough, perhaps my most memorable meal of the trip happened in Xi’an. It was the plate of biángbiáng noodles I had in Xi’an, in a restaurant barely the size of my living room, that I remember most vividly... Find More


The Yumen Gate on the Ancient Silk Road

Thousands of beautiful or sad stories about this area are attractive for people to come here. When we think about Yumen, we are likely to get a picture that a General is standing on the gate, looking at the area outside, or a picture of millions soldier fighting in the blood, shouting into the sky. Find More