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Thursday, July 19, 2007

China Guided Tours

Every individual should visit China at least once to enjoy the scenic beauty of the terracotta Army of Xian, Buddhist caves, temples of Tibet, Great Wall of China and the ancient places of Beijing and Shanghai. There are thousands of travel agencies that offer a wide variety of guided and non-guided tour packages to China visitors. Many different packages are offered that include a tour guideA tourist traveling through China who wishes to truly experience the history, civilization and natural beauty really should opt for a guided tour package.

Most of the tour operators in China like OrientTravel.com, China Travel service (CTS), InfoHub, GAT China Vacation etc offer guided tour packages for the visitors at different competitive prices depending upon the tastes and interests of the visitors. An experienced guide will meet you (or your group) when you arrive and stay with you through the tour. The travel agency where you book your trip will arrange hotel and room accommodations as well as set up your itinerary for touring. They will also give you information about transportation, currency, tipping, health and hygiene and weather and temperature.

A 15 day guided tour of China will usually take you to various cities such as Beijing, Xian, Shanghai, Guilin and Hong Kong. This is one of the more popular itineraries and offers wonderful highlights including museums of art, a day trip to Suzhou to visit the famous gardens and the Li River cruise in Guilin. A package will run generally around $2300 per person.

Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Custom China Tours

Traveling to China should be a must for anyone who wants a truly unique experience. A vacation tour to China, the world’s largest and ancient country offers a tourist a variety of scenery with beautiful landscape and a variety of cultural flavors.

Many travelers prefer to travel to China taking advantage of various tours special that can be found at any travel agency and on the Internet. But for those who know where they want to go and what they want to see, a customized tour is the way to go. Travel agencies can customize their tour packages according to your requirements and tastes. A good agency will offer you tailor-made programs taking you wherever you want to go and provide you with options to participate in activities of your choice.

With a customized trip, you will really get in touch with the many wonders of this beautiful country. Your trip can be as luxurious or as simple as you would like it to be. You can plan alone or include your family and friends, and you can request an English-speaking guide to help you along the way. You also have options of renting a vehicle with or without a driver, and deciding how you would like to travel between cities. You can even select your food menu and the type of accommodations you would like throughout your trip.

If you’re traveling to China, call a travel agency who will tailor a tour specifically to meet your needs. Ask that they send you an itinerary to make sure you are getting what you ask for and always ask for a quote.

Saturday, July 14, 2007

China Tour Packages

Most people who travel to China for pleasure go to a travel agency who offers packaged tours. When choosing a travel agency, it is wise to do some research to ensure that the agency you select has an excellent foreign travel reputation and offers first class package China tours. Check to see if they have an affiliation with China Professionals-Workers' International Travel Service Head Office. CPITS is located in Beijing and runs a network of over (150 local and regional branch offices in major cities as well as the tourist regions in China.

Popular tours include the Yangtze River that is truly one of the world’s most amazing natural wonders. The gorges of this famous river climb thousands of feet on both sides, and it is truly breathtaking to witness. While cruising along the river, you will look at life in places like Beijing, Xian, Shanghai, Suzhou and Chongqing. This tour offers shore excursions including ancient cliff coffins at Shennong Stream and exploring the historic temples of Shibaozhai. These quaint locations offer some of the best natural and historical sightseeing China has to offer. This is one of our most popular tours and no matter what agency you go with, departure dates fill up quickly every year. This tour makes it last stop in Beijing where you will see the Great Wall, Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City of China.

Beijing is the last stop on your journey through China, where you explore Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Great Wall.