Why travel to China?

Few destinations encompass as much tradition, history, culture, and natural scenery as China. Throughout the country, you will find opportunities to learn more about this country's ancient civilisations, experience its peoples' welcoming hospitality, and explore many of its revered treasures. From the Great Wall to Xi'an's Terracotta Warriors and the Yangtze River, China offers you a unique and exciting opportunity to create memories that will last a lifetime.

Capital: Beijing

Language: Mandarin Chinese

Population: 1.3 billion

Currency: Chinese Yuan (CNY), colloquial name: Renminbi ¥ (RMB‎)

Local Time: GMT + 8

Telephone Code: + 86

Electricity: 220 volts at 50Hz AC. Two-pin and three-pin sockets. An adapter is not required for Australian appliances.