Far East Tours in 2019

Witness the brilliant colours of Japan, China and South Korea throughout the year

Discover the peaceful pagodas, grand temples, imposing palaces and iconic monuments of China, Japan and South Korea with our range of tours covering the best of the Far East of Asia. From classic itineraries that take in the must-see attractions to special departures for cherry blossom season and the winter wonderland of the Harbin Ice Festival, our tours are perfect for the first-time visitor or those looking for something a little unique. Find your perfect holiday from our offering of 2019 tours below.

Top Travel Deals for 2019

Trip NameStartsDepartingFrom USDDealMap
Great Wall & Warriors - 9 days Beijing, China 23 Mar 2019 USD $1,316 was $1,645 20% off Great Wall & Warriors - 9 days Map
Snow Monkey Explorer - 13 Days Tokyo, Japan 03 Feb 2019 USD $6,371 was $7,495 15% off Snow Monkey Explorer - 13 Days Map
Chinese Checkers - 11 days Beijing, China 02 Mar 2019 USD $1,611 was $1,895 15% off Chinese Checkers - 11 days Map
Backroads to Beijing - 8 days Shanghai, China 23 Mar 2019 USD $1,016 was $1,195 15% off Backroads to Beijing - 8 days Map
Cherry Blossom Festival - 13 days Tokyo 31 Mar 2019 USD $6,746 was $7,495 10% off Cherry Blossom Festival - 13 days Map
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Far East Group Tours 2019

Visit the Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul on our 2017 South Korea tours

South Korean Express - 7 days

Found 12 departure dates for 2019

Explore the charming capital of Seoul, visit the Dimilitarised Zone and take in the cultural and historic sights of Andong and Gyeongju in South Korea on this 7 day group tour.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
23rd Mar 2019
USD $ 2795
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 2795
20th Apr 2019
USD $ 2795
The Gate of Heavenly Peace | Beijing | China

China Express - 6 days

Found 19 departure dates for 2019

Explore the Forbidden City, climb The Great Wall in two places and meet Terracotta Warriors on this 6 day tour in China.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
9th Mar 2019
USD $ 1145
23rd Mar 2019
USD $ 1145
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 1195
Mount FUji with phlox moss and reflective lake in the foreground | Japan

Best of Japan - 8 days

Found 15 departure dates for 2019

Take in the classic sites of Japan on this 8 day group tour, from the trendy Harajuku and Shibuya areas of Tokyo, to the impressive Nijo Castle and the Geisha district of Kyoto. Stroll through the bamboo forest in Kamakura, sample Japanese cuisine, catch a glimpse of Mt Fuji from Fuji Hakone Izu National Park and much more.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
16th Mar 2019
USD $ 4295
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 4795
8th Apr 2019
USD $ 4795
The Kyoto Basin | Kyoto | Japan

Land of the Samurai - 12 days

Found 15 departure dates for 2019

Home to a wealth of UNESCO Listed sites, including Buddhist temples, Shinto shrines, castles and primeval forests. Discover Gion, the famous Geisha district, Mt Fuji and Hemeji Castle - Japan largest and best preserved before taking the ferry to Miyajima Island to gaze at the iconic red Torii gate that floats in the sea. There is so much to discover on this 12 day adventure.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
16th Mar 2019
USD $ 6495
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 7295
8th Apr 2019
USD $ 7295
Family at Fuahimi Inari Shrine | Japan

Tokyo to Osaka Family Adventure - 12 Days

Found 3 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT TOUR: Take your family on a Japanese adventure! Discover the famous sumo and geisha districts in Tokyo; Sleep in traditional Ryokan in Hakone, feed mischievous monkeys in Kyoto’s monkey park, uncover the tragic history of Hiroshima before exploring Osaka Japan’s second city with an evening visit to one of the biggest video arcades! This enchanting tour offers experiences for all ages.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
27th Mar 2019
USD $ 3095
23rd Jul 2019
USD $ 2595
20th Oct 2019
USD $ 2595
Terracotta Warriors | Xi'an | China

Warriors & Dragons - 8 days

Found 8 departure dates for 2019

FAMILY TOUR TO CHINA: Enjoy a family holiday in China, exploring the sites of Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou over 8 exciting days. Visit the awesome terracotta army in Xi’an, climb the Great Wall and meander through modern Shanghai.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 1695
20th Apr 2019
USD $ 1695
4th May 2019
USD $ 1695
The Torii Gate on Miyajima Island | Hiroshima | Japan

Tokyo to Takayama - 13 days

Found 15 departure dates for 2019

Explore scenic Hakone Fuji National Park and the ancient temples of Kyoto, pay your respects at Hiroshima's Peace Park and visit beautiful Miyajima Island with its iconic Torii Gate, then head up into the Hida Mountains to Takayama. All this and more on this 13 day tour which starts and ends in Tokyo.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
16th Mar 2019
USD $ 7195
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 7395
8th Apr 2019
USD $ 7395
Cherry Blossom Festival | Japan

Cherry Blossom Festival - 13 days

Found 2 departure dates for 2019

Escorted Group Tour: See Japan in 2019! Take in the highlights of Japan, visit some of the nation's most beautiful gardens with cherry blossom in full bloom, and witness the famous Spring Geisha Dance in Kyoto on this special departure.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
24th Mar 2019
USD $ 7395
31st Mar 2019
USD $ 7495
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Snow Monkeys in Nagano | Japan

Snow Monkey Explorer - 13 Days

Found 2 departure dates for 2019

Discover Tokyo, cultural Kyoto, Hiroshima and the incredible Snow Monkeys of Nagano. Experience Japan in winter, without the crowds and under a beautiful blanket of snow, ride a bullet train, stay in a ryokan and visit an onsen for a taste of traditional Japanese life.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
6th Jan 2019
USD $ 7495
3rd Feb 2019
USD $ 7495
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Kiyomizu Dera Temple Kyoto - Japan Tours

Japan Explorer - 13 Days

Found 43 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT: Embark on a journey from the neon-lit ultra-modern Tokyo to the culinary capital Osaka; learn how to make authentic cuisine in Tokyo, marvel at the Great Buddha statue in Kamakura, admire the stunning scenery of Mt Fuji from Hakone NP, enjoy authentic local traditions and ancient temples in Kyoto and uncover Hiroshima’s harrowing history in this 13-day group tour.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
18th Feb 2019
USD $ 2295
25th Feb 2019
USD $ 2295
4th Mar 2019
USD $ 2295
Shanghai Skyline | Shanghai | China

Shanghai to Beijing - 8 days

Found 15 departure dates for 2019

From cosmopolitan Shanghai to bustling Beijing, taking in many of China's highlights along the way. Cruise the picturesque waterways of sleepy Suzhou, encounter Emperor Qin's incredible Terracotta Warriors in Xi'an, explore the magnificent Forbidden City, climb the Great Wall and more.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
16th Mar 2019
USD $ 1345
13th Apr 2019
USD $ 1395
27th Apr 2019
USD $ 1395
Suzhou's picturesque canals in China

Backroads to Beijing - 8 days

Found 19 departure dates for 2019

Get off the beaten track on this 8 day tour of China which takes in ancient cities, holy mountains and local village communities. Travelling from Shanghai to Beijing, visiting picturesque Suzhou, Qufu, birthplace of Confucius, holy Mt Tai Shan and Bu Yang Village en route.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
9th Mar 2019
USD $ 1195
23rd Mar 2019
USD $ 1195
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6th Apr 2019
USD $ 1245
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Terracotta Warriors | Xi'an | China

China For Teens - 8 days

Found 8 departure dates for 2019

FAMILY TOUR TO CHINA (for children aged 12 years and above): The family fun starts in Beijing with the legendary Forbidden City, the famous Great Wall and Tiananmen Square and a exciting Chinese acrobatic performance. Enjoy a fun bicycle ride around Xi’an’s medieval city walls and explore the renowned Terracotta Warriors, before finishing visiting Shanghai cities many sights.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 1945
20th Apr 2019
USD $ 1945
4th May 2019
USD $ 1945
Yulong River | Yangshuo | China

Hong Kong to Chengdu - 8 days

Found 48 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT: From the vibrant city of Hong Kong to the pristine landscapes of Yangshuo, to the gateway to China’s Sichuan Province. Take in the highlights on this 8 day tour.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
11th Mar 2019
USD $ 695
13th Mar 2019
USD $ 695
18th Mar 2019
USD $ 695
Great Wall of China | China

Great Wall & Warriors - 9 days

Found 19 departure dates for 2019

In 9 exciting days this tour will take you from Beijing to cosmopolitan Shanghai. Visit the Great Wall at Badaling and Juyongguan Pass, the Forbidden City and Terracotta Warriors, before discovering the delights of Shanghai and its amazing Pudong skyline.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
9th Mar 2019
USD $ 1645
23rd Mar 2019
USD $ 1645
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6th Apr 2019
USD $ 1695
Great Wall at sunrise | Beijing | China

Beijing to Shanghai Express - 9 days

Found 49 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT: Uncover China’s bustling cities and stunning landscapes on this group tour. From hiking along the world famous Great Wall and watching the sun rise, to the capitals most iconic imperial sites; from the lush scenery and fresh mountain air in Hangzhou, to the breath taking Shanghai skyline.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
22nd Mar 2019
USD $ 795
23rd Mar 2019
USD $ 795
25th Mar 2019
USD $ 795
Xian Wild Goose Pagoda | China

Essence of China - 9 Days

Found 10 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT: From Beijing set out on an adventure to China’s iconic cities, taking in the spectacular Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City, the Terracotta Warriors and Big Wild Goose Pagoda in Xi’an, and the famous Bund and Yu Gardens in Shanghai in just 9 days!

Upcoming 2019 Dates
8th Apr 2019
USD $ 2095
22nd Apr 2019
USD $ 2095
6th May 2019
USD $ 2095
Longman Grotto by boat in Louyang | China

Chinese Checkers - 11 days

Found 19 departure dates for 2019

Kicking off in Beijing, the Great Wall at Badaling and Juyongguan pass before exploring the sights of Xi’an and its legendary Terracotta Warriors. Stroll through the Yuyuan Garden and The Bund in Shanghai and the picturesque waterways of Suzhou on this exciting 11 day tour.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
2nd Mar 2019
USD $ 1895
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16th Mar 2019
USD $ 1895
30th Mar 2019
USD $ 1895
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Summer Palace | Beijing | China

Highlights of China - 11 Days

Found 10 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT: Discover China’s bustling cities and idyllic landscapes in just 11 days. Starting in Beijing, explore the Forbidden City and Tiananman Square, hike along the best-preserved section of the Great Wall before travelling to Xi’an – an ancient walled city and home to the Terracotta Warriors. Continue to Guilin and Yangshuo to soak up the karst landscape before finishing in futuristic Shanghai.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
8th Apr 2019
USD $ 2745
22nd Apr 2019
USD $ 2745
6th May 2019
USD $ 2745
Potala Palace | Lhasa | Tibet

Take me to Tibet - 12 days

Found 15 departure dates for 2019

Explore the UNESCO listed Great Wall of China at Badaling and Juyongguan Pass, Beijing’s grand Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Xi’an’s famous terracotta warriors and mighty medieval fortress, the Giant Pandas of Chengdu and Tibet - a spiritual land that has exerted its magnetic pull over travellers for centuries.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 3195
20th Apr 2019
USD $ 3195
4th May 2019
USD $ 3195
View of the city | Hong Kong | China

Hutongs to Hong Kong - 13 days

Found 19 departure dates for 2019

A classic 13 day journey through China. Climb the magnificent Great Wall at Badaling and Juyonguan Pass, take a rickshaw through Beijing’s happening Hutongs, explore the Longman Grottoes and the Terracotta Warriors before ending the journey shopping in ancient Hong Kong.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
2nd Mar 2019
USD $ 3145
16th Mar 2019
USD $ 3145
30th Mar 2019
USD $ 3145
Lijiang River | China

Fine China - 13 days

Found 19 departure dates for 2019

From Beijing take in the incredible Longman Caves and Terracotta Warriors, the picturesque limestone peaks of Guilin and Yangshou, ending in Shanghai.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
2nd Mar 2019
USD $ 2195
16th Mar 2019
USD $ 2195
30th Mar 2019
USD $ 2195
Yangtze River | China

Classic China & Yangtze Cruise - 13 Days

Found 10 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT: From bustling Beijing to Shanghai, capture the spirit of China’s most iconic cities. Marvel at the Great Wall and the thousands of Terracotta Warriors standing ready in battle formation in Xi’an, taste sizzling Sichuan dishes and get close to China’s Great Pandas in Chengdu and soak up the natural splendour of the mighty Yangtze River & Three Gorges Dam.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
8th Apr 2019
USD $ 3295
22nd Apr 2019
USD $ 3295
6th May 2019
USD $ 3295
Chengdu Pandas | China

Great Wall & Pandas - 14 Days

Found 19 departure dates for 2019

Go in search of China's Giant Pandas in Chengdu! Beforehand visit Beijing, spend a night at the Great Wall, discover Xi'an before heading to Chengdu, the Dragon's Backbone, Longsheng and Shanghai - your final destination.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
9th Mar 2019
USD $ 3495
23rd Mar 2019
USD $ 3495
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 3545
Canals of Suzhou | China

Mandarin Sunrise - 15 days

Found 19 departure dates for 2019

Discover temples and tombs, Great Walls and Terracotta Warriors, grand palaces and holy mountains on this 15 day tour of China which starts and ends in Beijing. Taking in the highlights of Beijing, Luoyang, Xi'an, Shanghai, Qufu and Jinan.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
2nd Mar 2019
USD $ 2545
16th Mar 2019
USD $ 2545
30th Mar 2019
USD $ 2545
Geisha in Kyoto - Japan Tours-On The Go Tours

Tokyo to Beijing - 15 Days

Found 11 departure dates for 2019

Experience the best of Japan and China. Marvel at the Terracotta Warriors, the Great Wall and Mt Fuji. Explore shrines, age-old temples and trendy cities, take in the Hutongs on a rickshaw ride in Beijing, explore the magnificent Forbidden Cityand meet a Geisha - all of this and more over 15 magical days.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 6195
20th Apr 2019
USD $ 6195
18th May 2019
USD $ 5695
Xian City Walls | China

Hong Kong to Beijing - 15 days

Found 43 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT: Setting out from Hong Kong, cruise along the karst landscape in Yangshuo, meet China’s cuddly mascot in Chengdu and visit the clay Terracotta Warrior army in Xi’an and learn the ancient art of Kung Fu in Shaolin before watching the sun rise over the Great Wall and soaking up China’s historical capitals most iconic sites.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
1st Apr 2019
USD $ 1495
3rd Apr 2019
USD $ 1495
10th Apr 2019
USD $ 1495
Osaka Castle | Japan

Epic Japan Adventure - 19 Days

Found 1 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT: Explore Japans ancient cultures and awe-inspiring landscapes. From the organised chaos of Tokyo, continue to the birthplace of Japans first shoguns, discover your inner zen with a meditation lesson in Kyoto, visit the enchanting Miyajima island, rest your head in a traditional Buddhist lodging on Mt Koya and traditional farmhouse lodgings in Ogimachi and hike through the dramatic scenery of Mt Tateyama in the alps.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
30th Sep 2019
USD $ 4175
President 8 Cruiser | Yangtze River | China

Yin and Yangtze - 16 days

Found 19 departure dates for 2019

Setting out from Beijing, journey through Xi’an with its famous Terracotta Warriors and the Giant Pandas of Chengdu. Take in the breathtaking sight of the stunning Three Gorges whilst cruising along the mighty Yangtze River before ending in Shanghai and enjoy all that China has to offer over 16 magical days.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
9th Mar 2019
USD $ 3645
23rd Mar 2019
USD $ 3645
6th Apr 2019
USD $ 3745
Yangshuo Peaks & Bamboo Rafts | China

Hong Kong to Hong Kong - 16 days

Found 43 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT TOUR: Travelling a full circle from Hong Kong, you will discover the ancient and reinvented culture of China! From the iconic cityscape in Hong Kong, to the karst landscapes of Yangshuo, and Terracotta Warrior army in Xi’an, before visiting China’s national icon in Chengdu, and the ultra-modern capital of Beijing.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
11th Mar 2019
USD $ 1495
13th Mar 2019
USD $ 1495
18th Mar 2019
USD $ 1495
Watch the sunrise over the Great Wall of China

Essential China Adventure - 18 Days

Found 48 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT TOUR: Setting out from Shanghai uncover some of China’s most famous ancient sites and natural landscapes, from the iconic Great Wall and Xi’an's army of Terracotta warriors to Yangshuo’s karst scenery and the Nine Creeks waterscape, plus meet the China’s cuddly mascot in Chengdu.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
11th Mar 2019
USD $ 1775
13th Mar 2019
USD $ 1775
18th Mar 2019
USD $ 1775
Bucket List Tour Hero

World Wonders Tour - 31 days

Found 2 departure dates for 2019

Discover the 7 new Wonders of the World and the last remaining monument of the 7 Ancient Wonders of the World on this 31 day round the world tour.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
6th Mar 2019
USD $ 12995
8th May 2019
USD $ 12995

Far East Festival Tours 2019

The Harbin Ice Festival | China

Harbin Ice Festival Express - 5 Days

Found 1 departure dates for 2019

Discover an icy Harbin and the thrilling spectacle that is the Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival this New Year. Magical, other-worldly and with New Year's Eve spent exploring the wildly colourful Ice Lantern Show, this is a holiday like no other.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
29th Dec 2019
USD $ 1445
The Harbin Ice Festival | China

Harbin Ice Festival - 11 days

Found 1 departure dates for 2019

Discover China this Christmas to see the Great Wall, the Terracotta Warriors of Xi'an and the Emperor's Forbidden City. Flying to Harbin, New Year's is a 5 star event to remember as we explore the giant otherworldly ice creations of the 34th Harbin International Ice & Snow Festival, where the worlds best ice sculptors meet to compete.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
23rd Dec 2019
USD $ 1945

Far East Private Tours 2019

Cheonggyecheon Stream | Seoul | South Korea

Heart of Seoul City Break - 5 days

Found 235 departure dates for 2019

Take in South Korea's vibrant capital in 5 days. Explore the city's bustling streets, wander through the vibrant Insadong 'Antique alley', marvel at the iconic Gyeongbokgung Palace and visit the fascinating Demilitarized Zone.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
3rd Jan 2019
USD $ 1395
5th Jan 2019
USD $ 1395
6th Jan 2019
USD $ 1395
Giant Buddha Leshan | China

China Family Adventure - 12 days

Found 286 departure dates for 2019

SEMI INDEPENDENT: Take your family on an adventure to China! Discover Beijing’s iconic sites, ride around the Hutongs and watch a stunning acrobatics performance; discover the famous Terracotta Warriors and make your own to take home in Xi’an; meet China’s fury mascot in Chengdu’s Panda Breeding & Research Centre before ending your adventure in futuristic Shanghai.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
1st Mar 2019
USD $ 2245
2nd Mar 2019
USD $ 2245
3rd Mar 2019
USD $ 2245
Three Pagodas and Cangshan Mountain | Dali | China

Best of Yunnan and Beijing - 13 Days

Found 339 departure dates for 2019

SEMI-INDEPENDENT: Explore the incredibly diverse Yunnan province, home to many of China’s ethnically diverse minorities. Discover the Bund, Yu Garden and the French concession in Shanghai, marvel at the Three Pagodas in Dali, learn about typical Bai architecture and lifestyle in Xizhou and Zhoucheng, get a glimpse into Naxi culture in Baisha and wake up in spectacular Shangri-La before finishing in bustling Beijing.

Upcoming 2019 Dates
1st Jan 2019
USD $ 6645
2nd Jan 2019
USD $ 6645
3rd Jan 2019
USD $ 6645