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The New Zealand China Friendship Society has a long history of providing in depth and specialised tours to China. Because of our unique contacts built up over many years we can provide access to this wonderful country that other providers cannot match. "We know China best" is our motto and we have been successfully demonstrating this to our many clients for over thirty years.

NZCFS Explore China: The Centre Tour

October 7 to 29 2018, 22 Days in China   A further tour from NZCFS in the acclaimed and popular ‘Explore China’ series. The focus of t... Read more

Explore China: The Northwest

Report: Explore China: the North West Tour, October 11 to November 1 16 tour group members. Two hours on the tarmac in Shanghai for the... Read more


April 9 - 28, 2018, 20 Days in China The visit of three women’s handcraft cooperative leaders from NW China to Christchurch, Nelson, Palmer... Read more
Silk Road Tour 2016

NZCFS Explore China: The Northwest/Silk Road Tour – October 2017...

The latest New Zealand China Friendship Society educational tour in the "Explore China" series is a first to travel deep into Xinjiang, sk... Read more
Panda NZCFS Tour

NZCFS Explore China, the South-West Tour, 23 Days October 2016

The New Zealand China Friendship Society offers a further educational tour in the “Explore China” series. The tour will visit the two SW pro... Read more
Pools in Huanglong National Park

NZCFS Photographers China Tour, September 2015 – Completed...

In Lhasa, Tibet, the street life and people outside the Jokhang Temple were fascinating and tour members kept going back any free time they ... Read more
Mongolia Tour

NZCFS Mongolia and North Central China Tour July 2015 – Co...

The NZCFS Mongolia and North Central China Tour Group has returned from their July 2015 travels. The key focus for this tour was the impact ... Read more

NZCFS Photographers China Tour, September 2015

Is there anything more photogenic than pandas close up lazily sitting back and enjoying their daily fill of bamboo leaves? Shoot the frozen tundra of the Tibetan Plateau from the train, then stop the bus for high mountains, glaciers and yaks. A once in a lifetime opportunity for some spectacular scenery and culture in your lens. Cameras at the ready! ... Read more

NZCFS Mongolia and North Central China Tour, July 9 to 30 2015

Genghis Khan – the man who made the modern world, or a violent marauder? How did his grandson Kubilai unite China? Explore this fascinating history, and experience the distinct culture of the Mongolian people in their harsh grassland steppe and Gobi environment in Mongolia and Inner Mongolia ... Read more

Chinese Gardens Tour, 25 April to 13 May 2015

Is this scene natural or man-made? The Chinese garden mimics nature with elements of rock, plants, water and pavilions. On this tour, explore the depth of this art form and get insights into Chinese culture and philosophy as it is reflected through different forms of gardens, culminating in the spring showing of the beautiful Peony garden in Beijing ... Read more

Explore China – the Northeast Tour May/June 2014

Watch the sun rise on top of one of China’s Five sacred mountains, visit the home of Confucius and encounter Siberian tigers – all on our 2014 tour.
For the first time, the fully-escorted NZCFS tour visits China’s rugged North East, from where Russian, Korean and Japanese influences have all had an important impact on China today... Read more

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