With the end of summer fast approaching, Wendy Wu Tours welcomes the warm colours and vibrant landscapes that come with the change in season. The award-winning travel operator offers a range of unique itineraries that are perfect to explore in the autumn including a journey to vivid Rajasthan, the golden autumn leaves in Japan and the red-tinted trees of Zhangjiajie National Park in China.
Vibrant India, 16 days (From £2,590pp)
Visitors can allow their imaginations to be captured by the magical region of Rajasthan this autumn. Travellers are able to immerse themselves within the traditional Indian sights and sounds at the most colourful time of year. Over the duration of the trip, guests can expect to cycle through the back streets of Udaipur, experience a jeep safari through the desert, enjoy a rickshaw ride through the Chor Bazaar in Old Delhi, gaze upon the magnificent Taj Mahal and explore the Agra Fort in the imperial city of the Mughai rulers.
Road to Samarkand, 24 days (From £4,345pp)
During this unique tour travellers will journey across the heart of Central Asia witnessing the striking change in season in some of the most magnificent mountain landscapes in the world. Visiting at this time of year also allows travellers to avoid the more extreme temperatures of other seasons. On this 24-day trip guests will discover ancient cities full of intricate Islamic architecture of Kashgar, thriving bazaars and a mystical old-world atmosphere throughout the Tian Shan Heavenly Mountains. Travellers can wander the beautiful 17th century Kuhna Ark Fortress, discover the ancient and pre-Soviet styles of Bukhara and be mesmerised by the UNESCO city of Samarkand, all inextricably linked with the legends of Silk Road.
Discover Japan, 13 days (From £4,590pp)
More well known for its cherry blossom season in the spring, Japan also has optimum views in the autumn. The autumn leaves come alive with their red, golden and orange colours, with more space to enjoy the views. One of the best times to visit Japan, you’ll enjoy walking through the cities and countryside in comfortable temperatures. This popular 13-day tour explores both ancient and modern Japan with visits to the key sights including the cities of Tokyo and Osaka plus the picturesque Kenroku-en Garden and relaxed, charming Nara, where the autumn leaves will be at their very best.
Dreams of Nature, 22 days (From £3,545pp)
Discover autumnal nature at its best with an immersive tour into some of China’s most spectacular natural highlights. From towering mountain peaks swathed in mist to lush rice terraces, this is for those who want to escape the city. Highlights include walking through the iconic Longji Rice Terraces which are wonderfully golden at this time of year, the striking sandstone pillars and tropical forest of Zhangjiajie, a three-day Yangtze River cruise including the Three Gorges and a hike up Mount Emei, the cradle of the Buddhist religion in China.
Tours are fully inclusive meaning that everything is taken care of including international flights, domestic transport, hotels, touring with expert guides, entrance fees, meals and PLUS unlike other tour operators, they even include visas in the price of the tour, worth up to £200pp.
For view further information on these trips visit www.wendywutours.co.uk or call 0800 902 0888.