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.

Upcoming Tours

Explore the Southeast

It will be a tour of local experiences, enjoying the tea culture, tasting the cuisine typical of the area. A reasonable level of walking fitness is required to participate in all the activities. Read More

Explore the NorthWest

" Two hours on the tarmac in Shanghai for the connecting flight to Xi’an found some tired Kiwis ready for bed. Well recovered next day, the travel to Huashan included a compulsory stop at the terracotta warriors, for most the first time to visit here. Read More

Other Tours & Articles


NZCFS Tours motto ‘we know China best’ still stands up to scrutiny. With increasing competition to some (very) cheap options, NZCFS offers a... Read more

South East Tour 2019

NZCFS Explore China – the South East itinerary is now finalised. A fantastic tour from Guangzhou to Shanghai, through Fujian, Jiangxi and Zh... Read more

NZCFS Explore China – The Southeast 2019 Tour

10 - 30 October 2019 (dates to be confirmed) Estimated all inclusive cost $8250 This itinerary offers a range of experiences in a ... Read more

Explore China, the South-east

This is an early indication for a tour to the South-east of China in the period mid-March through to mid-April 2019. A diverse range of site... Read more