Travel in Depth: 10 Best Places to Visit in China for Return Visitors
China holds so many places to visit and it’s impossible to visit them all during one single trip. For return visitors, what are the great destinations with their own incredible landscapes, treasured historical sites, mouthwatering foods, distinctive cultural heritages, or other lovely local species? Here is the list of the best places to visit in China for the return visitors.
Great Wall Tours
Recommended Tour: One Day & Half Day Private Tours to the Great Wall from $85
In Beijing, after visiting the grandest palace complex Forbidden City, the Great Wall, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, traditional Hutongs, return visitors may climb up to the Jingshan Hill to overlook the whole Forbidden City, go boating at Beihai Park, see pandas at Beijing Zoo, watch a Beijing Opera performance, etc. In Xi’an, in addition to classic attractions like Terracotta Army and City Wall, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Tang Paradise, Qianling Mausoleum, Mount Huashan… are quite appealing to visit whe you come to the city for the second time. In Shanghai, Jade Buddha Temple, Former French Concession, Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, Zhujiajiao and water towns in the surroundings, provide you the city safari with stylish things as memorable as the top attractions including the Bund and Yu Garden.
Beijing Tours & Xi'an Tours & Shanghai Tours
Recommended Tour: 8 Days Golden Triangle Tour with Small Group from $1629
See More: Must See in China: Golden Triangle Cities of Beijing, Shanghai & Xi’an
Chengdu: Giant Pandas’ Hometown
Recommended Tour: 3 Days Private Chengdu Highlights Tour from $339
Chongqing: Hot City with Hot Pot
Recommended Tour: 4 Days Chongqing Tour to Yichang with Three Gorges Cruise from $579
Jiuzhaigou: Charming Scenery of West Sichuan
Recommended Tour: 5 Days Jiuzhaigou & Huanglong Tour from Chengdu from $1199
Recommended Tour: 4 Days Zhangjiajie In-depth Tour from $629
Suzhou Tours & Hangzhou Tours
Recommended Tour: 5 Days Suzhou & Hangzhou High Speed Train Tour from Shanghai from $809
Recommended Tour: 3 Days Yellow Mountain Private Package from $519
Yunnan: Natural Wonders & Ethnic Minorities Culture
In addition to the natural wonders, Lijiang Old Town and Dali Ancient City are the popular historical ethnic places. And Xishuangbanna, with the tropical forests, wild elephants, peafowls, and Dai nationality, is a wondrous area like Southeast Asia in China. Having multiple faces, Yunnan may be the most mysterious among the best places to visit in China.
Recommended Tour: 8 Days Yunnan Tour of Kunming - Dali - Lijiang - Shangri-La from $1279
Xinjiang: Silk Road Culture Tour
Recommended Tour: 11 Days Private Silk Road Tour to Xinjiang from Xi'an from $2449