National holidays in China such as the Spring Festival or the Dragon Boat Festival are celebrated throughout China and take a considerable scale. But each ethnic group also has their own traditional festivals. With China Escapade, participate in grand celebrations of ethnic festivals and soak up the unique atmosphere in person; sometimes you could even stay in a local family! Songs, dances, traditional costumes but also fireworks, colorful decorations and small treats are often in the program.
June 20, 2015 is the special day for Hangzhou Xixi Wetland Dragon Boat Festival. We will pick you up at your hotel or anywhere in downtown Hangzhou and take you to experience the boat race with a perfect combination of China folk traditions and Olympic spirits. Moreover, you will enjoy West Lake cruise in the afternoon to experience one of the most beautiful lakes in China.
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This November, attend the celebrations and festivals of the Miao ethnic group in Guizhou. Singing, dancing, animal fights, competitions of embroidery and long table banquet are all on the schedule during the week's celebrations.
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During the 18-day Tibet tour, you will inside Tibet to experience Tibetan culture and the festal atmosphere. The grassland of northern Tibet also comes its golden time with thousands of flowers in bloom and the Namtso lake like a blue pearl on the Tibetan plateau. The annual Nagqu Horse Racing Festival held in August attracts thousands of Tibetans and tourists to the grassland to have fun together.
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