CHINA: Tea Taste while Journeying to Shangri-La

Immerse yourself in local Chinese culture as you follow an ancient horse caravan route through Yunnan Province.  You will begin your journey at the birthplace of tea, Xishuangbanna, before continuing along the route to a historic trading post, and finally into the beautiful mountain highlands of Tibet.  Not only will you taste numerous teas from this region, but you will also learn about the history and traditions surrounding this beverage by participating in tea ceremonies and hearing about its many medicinal uses.  In addition, you will be able to explore communities by foot, talk to the locals, and sample delicious food throughout the trip. 

This 10-day experience costs $3,940 per person.