Far East Tours in 2019
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 Name||Starts||Departing||From USD||Deal||Map|
|Chinese Checkers - 11 days||Beijing, China||22 Jun 2019||USD $1,611||was $1,895 15% off|||
|Fine China - 13 days||Beijing, China||22 Jun 2019||USD $1,866||was $2,195 15% off|||
|Tokyo to Takayama - 13 days||Tokyo, Japan||29 Jun 2019||USD $6,116||was $7,195 15% off|||
|Land of the Samurai - 12 days||Tokyo, Japan||29 Jun 2019||USD $5,946||was $6,995 15% off|||
|Great Wall & Warriors - 9 days||Beijing, China||13 Jul 2019||USD $1,398||was $1,645 15% off|||
Far East Group Tours 2019
South Korean Express - 7 daysFound 8 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.
China Express - 6 daysFound 13 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.
Best of Japan - 8 daysFound 7 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.
Land of the Samurai - 12 daysFound 7 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.
Tokyo to Takayama - 13 daysFound 7 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.
Japan Explorer - 13 DaysFound 26 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.
Shanghai to Beijing - 8 daysFound 12 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.
Backroads to Beijing - 8 daysFound 13 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.
Hong Kong to Chengdu - 8 daysFound 34 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.
Great Wall & Warriors - 9 daysFound 13 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.
Beijing to Shanghai Express - 9 daysFound 36 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.
Essence of China - 9 DaysFound 6 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!
Chinese Checkers - 11 daysFound 13 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.
Highlights of China - 11 DaysFound 6 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.
Take me to Tibet - 12 daysFound 11 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.
Hutongs to Hong Kong - 13 daysFound 13 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.
Fine China - 13 daysFound 13 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.
Classic China & Yangtze Cruise - 13 DaysFound 6 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.
Great Wall & Pandas - 14 DaysFound 13 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.
Mandarin Sunrise - 15 daysFound 13 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.
Tokyo to Beijing - 15 DaysFound 7 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.
Hong Kong to Beijing - 15 daysFound 34 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.
Epic Japan Adventure - 19 DaysFound 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.
Yin and Yangtze - 16 daysFound 13 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.
Hong Kong to Hong Kong - 16 daysFound 33 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.
Essential China Adventure - 18 DaysFound 34 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.
Far East Festival Tours 2019
Harbin Ice Festival Express - 5 DaysFound 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.
Harbin Ice Festival - 11 daysFound 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 35th Harbin International Ice & Snow Festival, where the worlds best ice sculptors meet to compete.
Far East Family Holidays 2019
China Family Adventure - 8 daysFound 5 departure dates for 2019
FAMILY TOUR OF CHINA (children 5 years and over): 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.
China Discovery For Teenagers - 8 daysFound 5 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.
Far East Private Tours 2019
Heart of Seoul City Break - 5 daysFound 141 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.
Best of Yunnan and Beijing - 13 DaysFound 210 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.