8Temple of Heaven, BeijingPotala No Hidden ExtrasWe pride ourselves on our 'value formoney' approach. Our Group Tours areinclusive of international flights, currenttaxes and fuel surcharges, domestictransportation, accommodation, all meals,daily tours including entrance fees, LocalGuides, National Escort (minimum 10+ passengers) and visa fees for UKpassport holders. All you have to pay for locally is tipping andpersonal expenditure, including anyoptional excursions and shows. PrivateTours vary, depending on the itinerary.Group SizesTravelling with a small group of like-minded fellow travellers is a great way toenjoy new places, share new experiencesand meet new people. All our Group Toursare guaranteed to run subject to aminimum of 8 travellers and a NationalEscort will accompany each group of over10. The maximum group size variesdepending on the tour, but is usually nomore than 28 passengers. You may meetother tour groups travelling concurrently.FitnessTo assist you in deciding which itinerarybest suits you, our Group Tours are gradedto reflect the level of fitness required.Please contact us if you are unsure whethera particular tour is right for you. Alternatively, our range of Private Tours aremore flexible and can better cater forindividual needs.Comfortable Paced TourThese tours are accessible to most peoplewith an average level of fitness and normalmobility. These tours involve sightseeing onfoot, some climbing of stairs and getting onand off boats throughout the tour. Medium Paced TourThese tours are not strenuous but dorequire higher levels of fitness. A typicaltour may include longer periods ofsightseeing on foot, climbing of stairs and getting on and off boats. Longerperiods of driving; sometimes on unmaderoads and overnight train journeys mayfeature, as well as some easy hiking. SomeMedium Paced Tours may involve severaldays at altitude. Pandas, ChengduExpert AdviceAll our UK Travel Consultants have visitedChina and would love to share theirknowledge and enthusiasm with you. Theycan provide you with detailed informationabout our tours, advice on which itineraryis ideal for you and even help plan yourown personalised tour. Before Your TourYour Wendy Wu Tours experience beginsbefore you travel. We'll send you adetailed travel guide packed with helpfultips to prepare you for your holiday, aphrasebook so you can practise yourlanguage skills before you leave and asuggested packing list.Our Partner Overseas Our solid working relationship with ourlocal offices overseas ensures every tour isa success. With years of experience inoperating tours throughout the region, youcan be assured that our local knowledgeon the ground means that our tours runefficiently and smoothly, ensuring you getthe very best out of your visit.
The Wendy Wu Tours ExperienceBeijingPotala Palace, LhasaActive Paced TourThese tours can involve long periods ofsightseeing on foot, climbing of stairs andgetting on and off boats. Some trekkingmay be involved, as well as travel toremote areas where tourist facilities areless developed. These tours could involvelong days of driving and overnight trainjourneys. These programmes require agood level of fitness, as they are physicallymore demanding.Detailed Tour DossiersThe Tour Dossier for our Group Toursprovide a straightforward description ofthe physical activities involved on each day of your itinerary. If there are any particular challenges such as the length oftime spent on your feet, journey times, or accommodation standards - they will be explained in these concise trip notes. It is essential that you read therelevant Tour Dossier before booking. To obtain a Tour Dossier, call ourexperienced travel consultants, see yourpreferred travel agent, or download fromwww.wendywutours.co.ukTravelling on your own? Our Group Tours are ideal for singletravellers. They're a great way to meet like-minded people, share the experience andform long-lasting friendships. It is unlikely that you will be the only singletraveller on your chosen tour, so if you arewilling to share a room, we will aim tomatch you with another single traveller ofthe same gender (on overnight trainjourneys and cruises, this may not be witha Wendy Wu Tours passenger). Just let usknow at the time of booking and no singlesupplement will apply. Of course, you may prefer to have yourown room, in which case we offer a singleroom option. Single room option pricesare outlined on each tour page, whichapplies to a single room in each hotel anda single cabin on the Yangtze River cruise.You will be required to share on overnight rail journeys.Book now on 0844 499 3899visit www.wendywutours.co.ukor see your preferred travel agentOne of the benefits of travelling withWendy Wu Tours is that our NationalEscorts (on Group Tours) and LocalGuides are always on hand to answeryour questions and offer support.They will meet you at the airport onarrival and be with you throughoutyour tour, right up until yourdeparture. They are fully committedto making every minute of your stay intheir country an enjoyable andrewarding experience. On ourTreasures of Vietnam & China andHimalayan Adventure tours, differentNational Escorts will be used in eachcountry. We regularly receivecomplimentary letters from ourpassengers who sing the praises of the knowledge and professionalism of our National Escorts and LocalGuides, particularly their friendly,supportive nature.National Escorts & Local GuidesWe would love to hear from youso that we can maintain andimprove our high standards.""9