Active: Cycle China (ACGB)

Countries Visited: China, Hong Kong
Trip Style: Acrtive - Hiking, biking and kayaking adventures across the world
Hungry to walk, hike, trek, bike, raft and kayak your way across the world's greatest destinations? No sweat. (Well, maybe a little.) You don't have to be a decathlete to take an Active trip, just someone with a healthy love for getting active and the outdoors.
Service Level: Basic
  • Excellent value, amazing prices, quality experiences
  • Simple and clean hotels, guesthouses and hostels chosen for location and character
  • Affordable public and private transport for maximum cultural interaction
  • Plenty of optional activities tailored to your interests and budget
    Trip Style: Acrtive - Hiking, biking and kayaking adventures across the world
    Hungry to walk, hike, trek, bike, raft and kayak your way across the world's greatest destinations? No sweat. (Well, maybe a little.) You don't have to be a decathlete to take an Active trip, just someone with a healthy love for getting active and the outdoors.
    Physical Demands Rating: 4 - You might encounter a few high-altitude hikes or other more strenuous activities. Pro tip: Put down that pastry, buster.
    Group Size: Max 15, Avg 10
    Meals Included: 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 3 dinners
    Accommodations: Not Availaible

    Highlights
    See rural China on two wheels, visit the Great Wall, trek through rice terraces, take on Beijing's hutongs by bike, explore the Forbidden City and visit the Terracotta Warriors

    Description
    China has long been a popular destination to see on two wheels and this remarkable 12-day cycling trip will have you riding among some of the most celebrated travel highlights anywhere in the world. Discover the Terracotta Warriors of Xian, walk among the unforgettable cultural touchstones of Beijing, and ride your way through picturesque landscapes to remote villages and hillsides in Southern China. Your two feet are great and all, but when theyre powering two wheels, therell be no stopping you!
  • Call (520) 445-6812 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13004531

    Tour Operator
    G Adventures
    Duration
    12 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1Hong KongDay 1 Hong Kong
    Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
    Day 2LongjiDay 2 Hong Kong/Longji (1D)
    Take a local bus through the countryside to the rural village of Longji. Included Activities: Border Crossing (Hong Kong - China) Transport: Metro (1.00 hour(s)) Local train (3.50 hour(s)) Local bus (3.00 hour(s), 200km)
    Day 3LongjiDay 3 Longji (1B, 1L, 1D)
    Enjoy an included half-day trek along the hills and terraces to Dazai. Included Activities: Longji Terraces Half Day Trek
    Day 4ShiertanDay 4 Longji/Shiertan (1B, 1L, 1D)
    Start out on two wheels as the journey through Chinas backroads begins. Included Activities: Cycling
    Day 5XingpingDay 5 Shiertan/Xingping (1B, 1L)
    In ancient times, Xingping was the most important town along this section of the Li RIver. The surrounding hills give the town its distinct character, some resembling animals or monks. The old town of Xingping is fascinating and the Ming era houses well worth wandering around. This is a challenging cycling day, so be prepared for the ride. Included Activities: Cycling
    Day 6YangshuoDay 6 Xingping/Yangshuo (1B, 1L)
    Enjoy the scenic views cycling between the towns of Xingping and Yangshuo. Included Activities: Cycling
    Day 7YangshuoDay 7 Yangshuo (1L)
    A different way to see the countryside around Yangshuo. Take to two wheels and enjoy a cycle across rivers, through small villages towards the town of Baisha. Included Activities: Cycling around Yangshuo
    Day 8Xi'anDay 8 Yangshuo/Xi'an
    Travel to Guilin and board a flight to Xian. Transport: Local bus Plane (2.00 hour(s))
    Day 9Xi'anDay 9 Xi'an (1B)
    Enjoy a cycle around the ancient city walls of Xian, before making the overnight train journey to Beijing. Included Activities: Cycling Xian City Walls Transport: Overnight train (beds) (15.00 hour(s))
    Day 10BeijingDay 10 Beijing
    Full day in Beijing early today. Head off to explore the nearby iconic Tiananmen Square and the sprawling Forbidden City. Included Activities: Forbidden City Hutong Cycling Tour
    Day 11BeijingDay 11 Beijing (1B)
    Set out early for a visit to the Great Wall at Mutianyu. Spend the day wandering from tower to tower along this magnificent feat of construction. Included Activities: Great Wall Mutianyu Visit Transport: Drive through the city and countryside to reach the Great Walls Mutianyu section. Take the same transportation back. Private Vehicle (2.00 hour(s))
    Day 12BeijingDay 12 Beijing (1B)
    Depart at any time. Included Activities: Departure Day
    Dates/Pricing

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    DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
    10/10/2017$2,499.00* (USD) / Land Only; Per Person; Guaranteed Departure; Availability: 12; Minimum Age: 12; 1 AdultQuote
    06/05/2018$2,499.00* (USD) / Land Only; Per Person; Guaranteed Departure; Availability: 12; Minimum Age: 12; 1 AdultQuote
    07/17/2018$2,499.00* (USD) / Land Only; Per Person; Guaranteed Departure; Availability: 12; Minimum Age: 12; 1 AdultQuote
    08/14/2018$2,499.00* (USD) / Land Only; Per Person; Guaranteed Departure; Availability: 12; Minimum Age: 12; 1 AdultQuote
    09/18/2018$2,499.00* (USD) / Land Only; Per Person; Guaranteed Departure; Availability: 12; Minimum Age: 12; 1 AdultQuote
    10/09/2018$2,499.00* (USD) / Land Only; Per Person; Guaranteed Departure; Availability: 12; Minimum Age: 12; 1 AdultQuote
    Disclaimer

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    Dossier Disclaimer:The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.

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    Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.

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