China & The Tea Horse Road
With Explorer Jeff Fuchs: Explorers-In-Residence Series
“Live the mystical legends of the silk route, fabled tea horse road, bygone emperors & ancient dynasties with this exclusive expedition showcasing the highlights of China & the earthly Eden of Yunnan, led by author & explorer Jeff Fuchs. A world renowned expert in indigenous mountain cultures, oral histories, tea, Chinese history & ancient Himalayan trade routes, this engaging explorer has been featured in everything from National Geographic Traveler to UNESCO. This is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to unveil the secrets of China from not one, but a collection of internationally acclaimed experts. Tour Beijing, Xi’an, Lijiang, Hong Kong & Yunnan province’s Shangri-La stopping to meet historians, famed artists, internationally known journalists & global experts along the way. Prepare to be amazed from classic highlights like the Forbidden City, Great Wall & Terra Cotta Army to off-the-beaten-path secrets like artisanal workshops, meeting elders whom traveled the tea horse road, Buddhist blessings, local breweries, gourmet feasts, alpine hikes & Tibetan village visits. Featuring bicycling, boat rides & much more.” -Kensington Tours
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