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Trips and Tours to the Far East

Immerse yourself in the ancient traditions and modern culture of the Far East with our wide selection of guided tours, day trips, festivals and tailor-made holidays with a useful travel guide to help you plan.

Travel to the exotic lands of the Far East – China, Japan, South Korea and Tibet - on one of our award winning holidays. With our experienced local English-speaking tour leaders you'll gain a true insight into these fascinating countries and immerse yourself in the local way of life. We also offer a wide variety of touring styles to the Far East, from guided group tours and family adventures to festival tours and tailor made holidays, so you're bound to find the trip that's right for you.

Our tours to the Far East include some unique local experiences - spend a night in a traditional Hanok Village in South Korea, weave your way through the Hutongs of Beijing on a rickshaw, meet the Yau ethnic minority group along the Dragon's Back Bone in China, join a sunrise class of Tai Chi at Beijing's Temple of Heaven, try your hand at cooking tempura at a home-based cooking class in Japan.


East & Central Asia

Far East Group Tours

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Best of Japan

8 days | FROM €2,201

Discover the best of Japan in 8 captivating days. Travelling from the...

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Land of the Samurai

12 days | FROM €3,938

On this wonderful 12 day group tour of Japan you’ll not only take in...

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Tokyo to Takayama

13 days | FROM €4,175

This 13 day adventure takes in the must-see sites of Tokyo and Kyoto...

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Cherry Blossom Festival

13 days | FROM €4,973

ESCORTED GROUP TOUR: See Japan in 2023! Springtime is possibly...

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Great Wall & Warriors

9 days | FROM €1,365

Uncover the best of China, from Beijing to Shanghai and Xi'an to...

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Great Wall & Giant Pandas

9 Days | FROM €1,395

Journey from Beijing to Chengdu on this 9-day group tour which takes...

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Chinese Checkers

11 days | FROM €1,585

Kick off in Beijing, explore the Forbidden City, ride around the...

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Harbin Ice Festival

11 days | FROM €1,565

Discover China this Christmas to see the Great Wall, Beijing's...

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Highlights of China & Tibet

12 days | FROM €2,485

Exploring Beijing’s grand Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and the...

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Harbin Ice Festival Express

5 Days | FROM €1,195

Let it snow! See the world's largest and most elaborate ice sculptures...

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Fine China

13 days | FROM €1,855

Climb the Great Wall at Badaling and Juyonguan Pass and enter the...

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Tokyo to Shanghai

18 Days | FROM €0

Experience the best of Japan and China. Marvel at the Terracotta...

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Best of China

14 Days | FROM €2,685

Setting out from Beijing uncover some of China’s most famous and...

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Yangtse CruiserYin and Yangtze - 16 days Map

Yin and Yangtze

16 days | FROM €2,935

Kicking off in Beijing, soak up all the attractions of China’s...

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China Express

6 days | FROM €925

Hide out in the Forbidden City, climb the Great Wall, bike ride along...

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South Korean Express

7 days | FROM €2,750

Escorted Group Tour: See the best of South Korea, from vibrant Seoul -...

Far East Private Tours

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Heart of Seoul City Break

5 days | FROM €1,755

PRIVATE TOUR: Explore Seoul, the cosmopolitan and vibrant...

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Snow Monkey Explorer

13 Days | FROM €4,175

PRIVATE TOUR: Watch Snow Monkeys bathing, explore Himeji Castle...

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Seoul & Silla Kingdoms

6 days | FROM €2,815

PRIVATE TOUR: Discover the highlights of captivating South...

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Seoul Searching & Jeju

9 days | FROM €4,995

PRIVATE TOUR: From vibrant Seoul and Gyeongju the ancient...

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Beijing Breakaway

5 days | FROM €795

PRIVATE TOUR: Enjoy a city break with a difference. Explore...

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Eye on Shanghai

5 days | FROM €805

PRIVATE TOUR: Shanghai is where east really meets west. Explore...

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Lijiang Short Stay

5 days | FROM €895

PRIVATE TOUR: Uncover the beauty of Tiger Leaping Gorge, spend...

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Yunnan Experience

8 days | FROM €1,665

PRIVATE TOUR: Home to many of China's ethnically diverse...

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Sizzling Sichuan

8 days | FROM €2,365

PRIVATE TOUR: Explore China’s beautiful Sichuan province!...

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Postcard from China

10 days | FROM €1,845

PRIVATE TOUR: From Beijing to Shanghai via the Jinan Province,...

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Journey Down South

10 days | FROM €2,205

PRIVATE TOUR: Get off the beaten track and see the highlights...

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Classic China & Chengdu

12 Days | FROM €3,215

PRIVATE TOUR: Journey south from the nation's capital Beijing...

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Spectacular South Korea

12 days | FROM €6,355

PRIVATE TOUR: South Korea is rich in tradition, culture and...

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Southern China Explorer

12 days | FROM €3,905

PRIVATE TOUR: Take in the highlights of southern China on this...

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Silk Road Adventure

13 days | FROM €4,605

PRIVATE TOUR: Taking in Urumqi, Kashgar and Turpan in China's...

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Totally China

15 days | FROM €3,635

PRIVATE TOUR: Visiting the nation’s capital - Beijing,...

Explore China, Japan, South Korea and Tibet

Far East Video

Spiritual spaces
The best temples in the Far East

With the widespread popularity of Buddhism across the Far East mixed with native religions of ancestor worship and mythology, the countries of China, Tibet, Japan and South Korea offer a rich selection of temples, pagodas and other spiritual spaces from the exquisite Temple of Heaven in Beijing, the UNESCO-listed Jokhang Monastery in Lhasa, the historic Kiyomizu-dera in Kyoto to the mountainside Bulguska Temple in Gyeongju. Discover these and more with our range of tours.

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