Tours to China

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.

Explore China – The South East Tour, April 2013

Tour Completed. ‘Explore China – The South East Tour 2013’ left Auckland on 5 April returning on 27 April after three action-packed weeks. Sally Russell, Tour Leader, and Miss Wang Fang, Chinese Tour Guide, worked very well together with 16 Society members and newcomers, some of whom had never been to China before.  This Tour began in Guangzhou then explored the culture, … [Read more...]

Explore China: The South East, April 6-26 2013

Tour update There are still several places left on this tour. The final itinerary is set and dates confirmed for April 6 through to April 26, 21 days in China. The all inclusive cost (twin share accommodation) is $6950 subject to currency exchange rate fluctuations. Please see the flyer  2013 SE China  for details and contacts. Interested people are encouraged to make … [Read more...]

NZCFS Taster Tour To China for Prospective Teachers of English

20 April—4 May 201312 days in China: This tour is a classic taster tour for people interested to teach English in China.  It is designed for teachers who are interested to find out what it is really like to teach English in China by visiting at least six different institutions, universities, colleges or other schools and talking with students and school staff there. The tour … [Read more...]

Explore China: the South-East, April 6 – 26, 2013

 21 days in the South-East region of China.  Tour update: The final itinerary is now available for this tour. Dates have been firmed up for April 6 through to April 26, and the tour remains very competitively priced at an all inclusive $6950 twin share. Please see the new flyer Explore China - the South East  for details and contacts.  Interested people are encouraged to … [Read more...]

NZCFS Tour to Silk Road and Project Sites, September 2012

Tour Update Detailed planning is well underway to make this NZCFS 60th Birthday Tour a fantastic tour for NZCFS. This is a unique opportunity for NZCFS members and interested members of the public alike to enjoy great travel in combination with the experience of meeting people and visiting places that share NZCFS’ past and present partnerships. This will capture the theme for … [Read more...]

NZCFS 60th Birthday Tour – September 2012 – 24 days in China

 In 2012, NZCFS turns 60!  NZCFS 60th Birthday Tour itinerary detail is now finalised.  The tour follows the outline that is promoted below. To view the itinerary in full, please see the NZCFS 60th Birthday China Tour  flyer, and to view the route look at 60th Birthday Tour map.  The cost is $7490 for twin share accommodation. This cost includes all travel from your home … [Read more...]

NZCFS Photographers China Tour – April 2012

23 Days in China. This tour, with iconic scenery and cultures, is filling fast. The specially selected destinations offer amazing photographic opportunities to spend time in a range of different environments, from terraced hillsides and minority villages to modern cityscapes; from peaceful scenic landscapes to the bustle of daily life; a broad offering of old and new.  … [Read more...]

Study Tour: “Learning Mandarin, Experiencing China and Enjoying Chinese New Year”

This study tour has been postponed until mid 2012. Watch this space for further information. NZCFS and Beijing Bailie University (BBU) offer a Chinese language and culture month of study at BBU. The course combines: Mandarin language learning, a range of cultural activity, and regular local sight-seeing trips in the Beijing area Includes Spring Festival … [Read more...]

NZCFS Projects and Tibetan Communities Tour 2011

October 11 to November 1 This tour has now been completed. The tour incorporated activity based around NZCFS projects in Shaanxi and Gansu, and included visits to Tibetan communities in four provinces.  A very good group of 15 included a very welcome participant from Ottawa China Friendship Society enjoyed 21 days in China. NZCFS Projects activity highlights included: • … [Read more...]

Discover China Tour – April 2011

This tour has now been completed.   Travel: 13-30 April 2011 - 18 days.   This was an excellent compact tour with a broad range of activities. It included visits to some famous sites - the Great Wall and Forbidden City in Beijing, the Terracotta Warriors in Xian, the Yu Gradens of Shanghai - with equally amazing sites not generally covered in tours to … [Read more...]

NZCFS Projects and Rural Communities Tour 2010

NZCFS Projects and Rural Communities Tour 2010.pdf                 … [Read more...]