Enhance Your Journey
Elevate your experience with a host of options available for an additional cost.
FORBIDDEN CITY: VIP ACCESS
Gain exclusive access to a restricted hall of Beijing's Forbidden City.
BEIJING & SHANGHAI: BURGEONING ART SCENES
Delve deeper into China's emerging contemporary art market with visits to Beijing's Factory 798 and/or Shanghai's M-50 art galleries.
CHENGDU FACE-CHANGING SHOW
Take in a Chengdu Face Changing Show, a captivating form of Sichuan opera. Marvel as the actors and actresses change masks with an uncanny sleight of hand that remains a closely guarded secret to this day. Enjoy the singing, choreography, drama and humor as the opera’s story unfolds before you.
SAMPLE CHENGDU'S SICHUAN CUISINE
Discover authentic Sichuan cuisine in local restaurants secluded well off of the tourist track. Sample local favorites such as beef dishes, chili oil dumplings, egg bake cakes and buckwheat noodles. Continue on to a local market to explore regional ingredients.