Low Season Travelling in China

Tourist high season and low season in China

Generally speaking, tourist high season in China lasts from around April to Octoberdue to the pleasant weather and condition during the time. Oppositely, it gets cold from November to March and many people take no account of touring, so this period is considered as tourist low seasonin China.

Merits of touring China in China

Save Money
During the low season period, some tourist attractions, hotels, travel agencies and airlines usually provide many special offers to attract visitors for the winter travel season. So if you choose to tour China in low season, you can enjoy budget travel experience.
Save Time
After the high seasons period, the number of tourists decreases gradually. It is not so crowded so it saves both your time to queue for visiting popular attractions and waiting for the bus; there must be less traffic jams as well. Just take your time.
Better Customer Satisfaction
You can enjoy the scenery as much as you like with less people and more tranquil environment. Better and more satisfying China tours can be achieved during low seasons.

What to enjoy during low seasons in China

China is a vast country providing people good chance to tour in its various regions in different seasons. During the period of low seasons from November to March, it is winter and early spring of China. So you can choose to visit the annual iceand snow festivaland enjoy skiing in north China or you may pay a visit to south China such as Sanya City of Hainan to spend a warm winterand romantic beach time; While in early spring, various flowers bloom in many places of China, large flower seasto feast your eyes; The largest event during this period must be the Chinese Lunar New Year Festival. Never miss it!

Top Choices to Spend Winter in China

Chinese New Year 2013

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  • Ski Guide of China

    Tour to north China (i.e. Harbin, Beijing) to see China highlight attractions with ices. With annual ice and snow festivals and unique ski experience, winter can also become a wonderful memory!

  • Classic Winter Tours

    Here we have best selected winter tours for you. See ice and snow festival in north China, or go to the south for a warm China winter. We will never let you down.

  • Cheap Yangtze Cruise

    Renowned Yangtze River Cruise Tour with 5 star cruise boats and beautiful sceneries of the Three Gorges of China. As one of the birthplace of Chinese civilization, Yangtze River is surely a wonderful choice for your China tour.


Recommended Tour Packages in Winter and Spring

  • 9 Days China's Golden Triangle by Train

    Tour Code:CTT02

    Destination: Beijing, Xi'an, Shanghai,

    Why Choose It: With train transfer (soft-sleeper), visiting Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai (three most popular cities of China) must be a special and economical travel experience. You can also enjoy the sceneries both off and on the train.

  • 10 Days China Fantastic Highlights Tour

    Tour Code:CCT02

    Destination: Beijing, Xi'an, Guilin, Shanghai

    Why Choose It: Learn about China's great history and extensive culture by visiting Beijing and Xi'an; View the picturesque landscape of Guilin and Yangshuo; Explore dazzling Shanghai to experience perfect blending of western and eastern culture.

  • 10 Days Cuisine Feast Tour with All the Major China Cuisines

    Tour Code:CFT03

    Destination: Beijing, Shanghai, Suzhou, Hangzhou, Guangzhou

    Why Choose It: All the cuisines of China can be tasted, including cuisine of Fujian, Anhui, Zhejiang, Shandong, Jiangsu, Hunan Cuisine, Sichuan and Guangdong. It is also a good opportunity to enjoy authentic Beijing and Shanghai gourmet.

  • 11 Days Chinese Kungfu Experience Tour

    Tour Code: CCT09

    Destination: Beijing, Xi'an, Luoyang, Zhengzhou, Shanghai

    Why Choose It: Chinese Kung Fu is a precious treasure in China and is known throughout the world. You will explore the evolution of Kung Fu (to Shaolin Temple) and its influence on people during ancient times right up to the present.

  • 15 Days Classic China Tour with Minority exploration

    Tour Code:CCT11

    Destination: Beijing, Xi'an, Guilin, Yangshuo, Kunming, Dali, Lijiang, Shanghai

    Why Choose It: This amazing itinerary seeks the beauty of the ancient and modern times as well as the folk customs of the minorities in Yunnan. You can also visit time-honored Beijing and Xi'an, developed Shanghai and picturesque Guilin.

  • 16 Days Yangtze Historical and Picturesque Tour

    Tour Code:YCT04

    Destination: Beijing, Chongqing, Guilin, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Xi'an, Yangshuo, Yichang

    Why Choose It: Take amazing Yangtze River Cruise to enjoy 5 star cruise boat and marvelous Three Gorges landscapes. Besides, enjoy city tour in historic Beijing and Xi'an, highly-developed Shanghai, beautiful Guilin and distinct Hong Kong.