Experience East Asia

Where “rugged” and “refined” find common ground A city encircled –┬áChina Though they may look like pretty simple on the outside, once you get past the (admittedly unusual) exterior of the Fujian tulou, you’ll quickly realize that there’s nothing usual about these roundhouses. The enclosed circular structures can be up to five stories high and […]

The World-Class Gems of China

Beijing – China’s capital, and one of its oldest cities, offers imperial splendors and contemporary marvels. It’s also your gateway to the UNESCO-designated Great Wall and the 73 hectare Forbidden City, which is the largest and most complete ancient imperial palace in the world, with more than 800 buildings and 9,000 rooms. Xi’an – As […]

Wu George Bridge River Yantze

Cruising the Magestic Yangtze

The Yangtze and its famed Three Gorges Flowing across the breadth of China, the mighty Yangtze River originates from the glaciers on the Tibetan plateau and empties into the East China Sea at Shanghai, nearly 5,633 kilometres away. The people of China have lived on its banks and sailed its waters for millennia, and the […]


Our Asia

Contiki Holidays visit some pretty incredible parts of Asia, from the culture-heavy cities of China to the breathtaking Thai islands to the epic landscapes of Japan. With an endless amount of experiences to be had, the only question is – where will your adventure take you? Thailand – Bright lights & the big city buzz […]