Top 10 Private China Tours For Seniors This Summer
- On July 9, 2019
- By Sarah Bauder
- In General
Some may argue that one’s Golden Years are the best years of your life – A time to relish retirement, and the fruits of one’s hard labor. There is no better place for seniors to explore than China. With its history spanning thousands of years, exquisite culture, world-famous cuisine, and innumerable renowned attractions, China is a wonderful destination choice for seniors. Here are the top 10 private China tours for seniors this summer.
Epic 14-Day Cultural Heritage Tour: Do Beijing, Xi’an & More
With a rich history of 5,000 years, suffice it to say that China has numerous sites of cultural importance. On this private tour for seniors, you will get the phenomenal opportunity to explore all the UNESCO World Heritage Sites that dot China in an epic two-week tour. Seniors will visit various World Heritage Sites in Beijing, the world-famous Terracotta Army in Xi’an, the stunning karst landforms of Guilin, and the spectacular classical gardens of Suzhou, just to name a few.
14-Day Tour of China Featuring Top Cities and Yangtze River Cruise
This awe-inspiring two-week private tour for seniors pulls out all the stops. Visit and explore some of the most world-famous sites that China has to offer, including the UNESCO World Heritage Sites that are the Terracotta Warriors, the Forbidden City, and the Great Wall of China. In addition, for those seniors who enjoy a cruise, you will truly love the luxurious cruise down the mighty Yangtze River.
Top 5 China City Tour in 13-Days
This incredible 13-day private seniors tour of the top 5 cities in China includes Beijing, Hangzhou, Xi’an, Shanghai, and Guilin. Seniors will have the opportunity to do everything from visiting several UNESCO sites in each of these cities to cycling on the massive ancient wall of Xi’an to experiencing the stunning natural beauty of Yangshuo County. Seniors will never forget the phenomenal experiences from this amazing tour of China.
11-Day Tour of Shanghai, Chengdu, Jiuzhaigou, Xi’an, and Beijing
On this private tour for seniors, you can discover some of the most important locations and sites China has to offer. Amongst some of the fascinating activities, you will enjoy on this tour, you will have the chance to explore the ethereal landscapes of Sichuan province in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Jiuzhaigou National Park and Huanglong National Park. In addition, seniors will get to discover all the world-famous attractions such as the Great Wall of China. Forbidden City, This is a tour is definitely the trip of a lifetime.
Legendary Tour of Mount Huashan
Mount Huashan is located 120 km the city of Xi’an. This exquisite mountain range consists of five peaks and has profound religious importance for Taoism. The mountain is considered one of the holiest places in Taoism. In ancient times, several emperors from various dynasties participated in Taoist activities on Mount Huashan. Mount Huashan is world-famous for its beautiful, lush scenery, and craggy peaks. This private seniors tour gives you the chance to conquer one of the most famous hiking areas at your own pace in all of China.
3-Day Fascinating Tour of Xi’an
As the capital of the spectacular Shaanxi province, Xi’an and is the largest city in northwestern China. It is the best starting point to experience the profound historical influence of China on western civilization. On this private seniors tour, you will get to explore the wonder and history of this world-famous city and the surrounding area. Experience all the incredible history, architecture, and culture of beautiful Xi’an. In addition, with an expert guide, explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site that is the mausoleum of the first Qin Emperor and the incredible Terracotta Warriors. This is considered to be one of the greatest archeological finds in the world.
Classic 8-Day Tour of Tibet
Regarded as the “Roof of the World”, Tibet (also known as Tibet Autonomous Region) is an utterly magnificent place for seniors to explore. The region is mainly comprised of mountain ranges over 4,000 meters above sea level and offers extraordinary landscapes at every turn. This awe-inspiring seniors tour not only gives you the chance to experience the splendid Tibetan culture, attractions, and people, but also to hike in some of the highest, and exquisite landscapes on Earth, including Mount Everest Base Camp. Undoubtedly, this tour is a true “bucket list” experience.
One-Day Private Tour of the Badaling Great Wall
The Great Wall of China is synonymous with China, and what better way to explore this “bucket list” attraction than on your own private tour. Winding its way across 13,171 miles of the country, this stunning example of human ingenuity showcases the myriad majestic landscapes of China. Although some portions of the Great Wall have fallen into disrepair over the centuries, the section known as the Badaling Great Wall is the most famous. This private seniors tour gives you the opportunity to hike along one of the most well-preserved sections of the Great Wall and offers incredible panoramic views of the exquisite surrounding landscapes.
10-Day Classic China Tour: Visit Beijing, Xi’an, Guilin, and Shanghai
This magnificent private seniors tour offers some of the best and most popular attractions – truly a classic tour that seniors will love. In addition, you have the opportunity to discover China’s most majestic karst landscapes located in Guilin. During the tour, you will hike through the fascinating Reed Flute Cave and Elephant Trunk Hill. Both attractions are extraordinary examples of the unique karst landscapes that can be found in the region.
One-Day Incredible Hiking in Hangzhou Tour
The exceptional city of Hangzhou is world-renowned for its magnificent natural beauty at every turn. On this one-day private tour for seniors, in addition to discovering numerous historical sites throughout the city, you will also enjoy panoramic vistas of the entire area. This low-key walking tour offers a feast for the senses.
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