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China

EVENTS IN CHINA

From cutting-edge mega cities to towering mountain ranges, China is a nation that rarely does things by halves. As the world’s oldest continuous civilisation, the `Middle Kingdom’ provides a stirring blend of the ancient and the contemporary.

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Local Experts

Due to its sheer size, China can be one of the more daunting countries in Asia to tackle. From Harbin to Hong Kong and Shanghai to Shangri-La, there are innumerable experiences to have across the Republic. Our MICE experts help to bridge the cultural (and physical) gap, making programs efficient, inspiring and unforgettable.

Discovering the Old, Experiencing the New

China sits are the crossroads of old and new. While Shanghai and Beijing are the face of Asia’s booming economy, destinations such as Xi’an, Guilin and Yunnan Province retain the charm of old world China. Thanks to China’s wide range of venues and offerings, MICE programs can encounter both: the progressive and the classic.

INSPIRING ACTIVITIES

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JUNK CRUISE AND SEAFOOD LUNCH IN HONG KONG

Far beyond the shiny skyscrapers, explore a more underrated, natural side of the city. Motorised wooden junk boats display the islands and waters of Hong Kong, accompanied by music, an open bar and a fresh seafood lunch on board.

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WATER CALLIGRAPHY AND TAI CHI AT THE TEMPLE OF HEAVEN IN BEIJING

Interact with the locals and practice water calligraphy: the art of using large brushes to write Chinese characters on flagstones. Follow up with a spiritual moment with a Tai Chi lesson beside the Temple.

JUNK CRUISE AND SEAFOOD LUNCH IN HONG KONG

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Far beyond the shiny skyscrapers, explore a more underrated, natural side of the city. Motorised wooden junk boats display the islands and waters of Hong Kong, accompanied by music, an open bar and a fresh seafood lunch on board.

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BIKE TOUR AND COOKING CLASS IN YANGSHUO

Nestled along the Li River between the mountains of Guangxi, Yangshuo is a natural oasis. Start the morning with a bicycle tour along one of the many countryside paths. Hop off the bikes to reach a traditional Guangxi house where local chefs will teach you Chinese recipes.

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NAXI WEDDING IN LIJIANG

Wear traditional Naxi dress and learn about the intricate matrimonial customs of this region of Yunnan, sitting at the base of the Himalayas. Following the ceremony in an old wooden temple, be surrounded by local villagers in a cultural procession.

principal destinations in China

China is a kaleidascopic nation offering a stunning range of unique and exciting destinations for MICE. Here are some of the most popular places to hold events in China.

Beijing

China’s iconic capital city, Beijing boasts over 3,000 years of history and houses some of the country’s most renowned attractions and landmarks. Architecture, cuisine, shopping, the arts- all this and more can be found in abudance in Beijing.

Yangshuo

Yangshuo’s limestone landscapes are ideal for trekking and cycling, its ethnic groups offer great colour and diversity and 1,400 years of history provide a rich tapestry of traditional culture for travellers to immerse themselves in. For a unique take on China’s wonders, Yangshuo delivers unexpected brilliance.

Shanghai

Shanghai is the economic, financial and commercial hub of China. From architecture and culture to shopping and cuisine, the city offers a dizzying array of global superlatives in an atmosphere that blends tradition with modernity.

Hong Kong

Global centres of business and finance, strikingly beautiful landscapes, traditional quarters and a vibrant, rich history: the islands of Hong Kong offer and condense all of it and more into a size that’s easily manageable with any group size and any timeframe.

Yunnan

The Shangri-la of legend is real, and it exists in Yunnan Province. This vast mountainous area contains some of the world’s most unbelievable and cinematic natural beauty and is also home to 25 colourful ethnic minorities and an incredibly unique culture.

Chengdu

The fourth largest city in China, Chengdu is an extremely popular MICE destination in China, offering world-class venues and facilities, five-star accommodation options along beautiful riverfront locales -all while being close to gorgeous mountains, iconic panda bears and numerous historical attractions.

SERVICES

The largest country we operate in, China’s accommodation, transport and venue options are as expansive as the country itself.

HOTELS

Reflecting the contemporary and traditional faces of the country, accommodation in China ranges from classic, heritage-infused stays to ultra-luxe retreats.

DINING & VENUES

When it comes to China, both venues and cuisine are reflected by their region. Regardless of the location, however, there’s bound to be a memorable experience waiting.

TRANSPORT

China offers some of Asia’s best transport options from inner-city efficiency to ultra-fast bullet trains, with a touch of the traditional available for those who want it!

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