China Freechoice Directory
Our Scenic Freechoice daily excursions will enable you to uncover the secrets of China’s intense history with the help of our expert guides, where you are free to explore world heritage sites and the surrounding magnificent scenery.
The only nunnery in Lhasa, it is a peaceful place for studying Buddhism. Sit down at a tea house to taste tea and mingle with local people.
Ride to the top of Canton Tower’s observation deck and for those a little more game, ride in the Bubble Tram with amazing views over the city from the top of the building.
Cantons European History
Wander through the historical Yuexiu Park, known for its ecological tourism and cultural relics, and the colonial Shamian Island, once the port for Canton’s foreign trade.
At a local home in the old town, learn the age-old art of writing calligraphy, considered both a high art form and a philosophy.
Chinese cooking class
Wander the bustling morning markets, shop for fresh ingredients. Then, enjoy a fun, hands-on cooking class with lunch.
Discover the largest monastery in Tibet, founded in the 15th century and once housing up to 10,000 monks.
Discover China’s 5,000-year history at the museum, then drive through the French Concession District. Finish at Xintiandi, an area characterised by 1920s-style shikumen buildings transformed into trendy clubs, restaurants and boutiques.
Huangpu River Cruise
Cruise on Huangpu River to see the Shanghai’s amazing skyline from the water.
Norbulingka and Chakpori
Explore the former summer residence of the Dalai Lama, with its parks and gardens and visit the Chakpori Thousand Buddha cliff stone carvings.
Attend the 200-year-old Peking Opera for music, vocals, mime, dance and acrobatics.
Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall
Visit the Dr Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall and the big house of Xiguan, one of the best examples of traditional wealthy homes in Canton.
Temple of Heaven
Visit the 15th-century Temple of Heaven and surrounding parklands, used by local people for socialising, exercise and relaxation.
The Legend of Kung Fu
Appreciate a martial arts spectacular of Kung Fu, dance and acrobatics.
Zhujiajiao Ancient Water Town
With a history of over 1,700 years, discover old bridges across bubbling streams and ancient temples.