Trip idea in China

China Food Tour


from £2,950 pp

(ex international flights)


11 days

This culinary escape is perfect for foodies and cooking enthusiasts. You will have plenty of time to explore the wonderful sites in Beijing, Xian, Chendgu and Shanghai, including a visit to the Great Wall. Throughout your tour, spend time tasting extraordinary varied local dishes, enjoying unique cooking lessons and getting a better understanding of Chinese culture.

We will tailor this trip to you. Change anything - from excursions to accommodation to places visited.

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Day 1 - Beijing

  • Transfer from Beijing airport to your hotel

Day 2 - Beijing

  • Visit Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City
  • Pedicab ride: hutongs & siheyuans
  • Street food culture on Wangfujing Snack Street
  • Roast Duck meal at well known Hua’s Restaurant

Day 3 - Beijing

  • Visit a lesser visited section of the Great Wall: Huanghuacheng
  • Stroll around the Summer Palace
Beijing, Xian

Day 4 - Beijing, Xian

  • Watch locals practice t'ai chi at the Temple of Heaven
  • Try local snacks
  • Private transfer from Beijing to Beijing rail station
  • High speed bullet train from Beijing to Xi’an
  • Rail station pick up service in Xi'an
  • Enjoy a dumpling banquet for dinner

Day 5 - Xian

  • Visit Qin Shi Huang's Terracotta Army
  • Visit the Small Wild Goose Pagoda and Xi’an Museum
  • Xi'an evening food tour
Xian, Chengdu

Day 6 - Xian, Chengdu

  • Have a leisurely walk on the City Wall
  • Private transfer from Xian hotel to train station
  • Take high speed train from Xian to Chengdu
  • Rail station pick up service in Chengdu

Day 7 - Chengdu

  • Visit Sichuan Cuisine Museum and take part in a cooking class
  • Explore Kuanzhai Alley
  • Explore Jinli Ancient Street
Chengdu, Shanghai

Day 8 - Chengdu, Shanghai

  • Visit the Giant Panda Breeding Research Base
  • Stroll in People's Park and visit He Ming Teahouse
  • Transfer from Chengdu to airport
  • Fly from Chengdu to Shanghai
  • Transfer from Shanghai airport to your hotel

Day 9 - Shanghai

  • Visit Yu Garden and the nearby market
  • Explore Nanjing Road and The Bund
  • Visit the Tianzifang Old Quarters
  • Enjoy a Dim Sum lunch
  • View Shanghai from the tallest building in China, the Shanghai Tower

Day 10 - Shanghai

  • Visit to Zhujiajiao Water Town
  • Afternoon at leisure in Shanghai

Day 11

  • Transfer from your hotel to Shanghai airport