Be captivated by the magnitude of this 8th-century monument
In the former capital, Kyoto, interact with geiko or maiko during an evening of traditional entertainment and dinner
View the famous endangered species and learn about the plight of this national treasure
These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises
Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories
Choose from a variety of included dining options sure to tantalise the tastebuds of every guest
Be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours at leisure.
Stay: Four Nights: Tokyo, Shangri La Hotel or similar
Take a tour of Tokyo, and later visit the Edo Museum and Tokyo Sky Tree or the Roppongi Hills and observatory deck. Enjoy a Welcome Dinner at a local restaurant.
Today you will enjoy an incredible full day tour of Mount Fuji and Hakone.Daily :
This morning take part in a sushi making lesson, then eat your creations for lunch. Enjoy a choice of dining options at the hotel this evening.Daily :
Take the bullet train to Kanazawa and enjoy a tour of the old castle town.
Stay: Two Nights: Kanazawa, Hotel Tokyu (or similar)Daily :
Explore Kenroku-en Gardens, the Omicho Market and the village of Shirakawa-go. This evening enjoy a range of dining options.Daily :
Arrive into Kyoto by train. Take part in a Tea Ceremony in a small temple, followed by a stroll through the Gion district.
Stay: Three Nights: Kyoto, Westin Miyako or similarDaily :
Visit the Todaiji temple and the Kasuga Taisha and see the deers in Nara Park. This evening enjoy a special meal and traditional geisha entertainment.Daily :
Enjoy a choice of dining options at the hotel this evening.
Discover the cultural capital of Japan on a full day tour.Daily :
Take the bullet train to Hiroshima. Visit Miyajima Islwand then spend the afternoon at the Peace Memorial Park. Arrive in Osaka and transfer to your hotel.
Stay: Two Nights: Osaka, InterContinental or similarDaily :
Enjoy a morning at leisure followed by an afternoon tour of Osaka.Daily :
Transfer to Kansai Airport for your flight to Beijing. Transfer to hotel.
Stay: Three Nights: Beijing, Regent Hotel or similarDaily :
Enjoy a private cruise of the Summer Palace.
Take a tour of Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. Later this afternoon we visit the World Heritage-listed Summer Palace, then indulge in an authentic Peking Duck banquet this evening.Daily :
After dinner at leisure, attend a Peking Opera show, a Kung Fu Show or explore Silk Alley market.
Set out for the Great Wall of China today. Be captivated by the magnitude of this 8th-century monument as you wander along one of the best preserved stretches of the Great Wall, the Mutianyu section.Daily :
Transfer to the airport and fly to Yichang. On arrival, explore Yichang with a city tour before boarding your luxury river ship.
Stay: Four Nights: the luxurious Sanctuary Yangzi ExplorerDaily :
Cruise along the Yangtze River through the Three Gorges region.Daily :
Transfer by ferry to a traditional Chinese sampan (longboat) in Badong. After lunch back on board, continue to Wu Gorge.Daily :
Visit The 816 Underground Project, an intriguing, secret military project, hidden in the mountains of Fuling. A visit to this Cold War relic offers an interesting insight into China’s military capabilities at the time. In the evening, enjoy the Emperor’s Farewell Dinner.Daily :
This evening, choose from three dining options.
Disembark in Chongqing and head to the Chongqing Zoo. Later, transfer to the airport for your flight to Xi’an.
Stay: Two Nights: Xi’an, Shangri-La HotelDaily :
Discover Xi’an. Travel to the Museum of Qin Terracotta Warriors and Horses and the Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum.
Choose from three options for dinner.
After lunch, transfer to the airport and fly to Shanghai. Board the high-speed Maglev train.
Stay: Three Nights: Shanghai, Fairmont Peace HotelDaily :
Take a bus tour through Shanghai. Visit a local silk factory. This evening, enjoy premium seating at an acrobatic show.Daily :
Choose your activity this morning. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant and this evening, attend a Farewell Dinner.
Transfer to the airport for your flight home.Daily :
You'll know your teppanyaki from your okonomiyaki as we reveal the favourite flavours of Japan
Stay in some of China's finest hotels such as Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel
It has been a privilege to welcome so many guests aboard APT’s award-winning journeys, and a joy to see those guests fall in love with each new experience the world presents.