AirAsia Connects You To 14 Destinations In China. You Should Explore These Hidden Gems!

There's so much more to see than just The Great Wall.

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Did you know that AirAsia offers the widest network of destinations in China?

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The low cost airline flies to 16 attractive destinations in China (including Hong Kong and Macao), from prices as low as RM199.

Booking period: Now - 13 May 2018
Travel period: Now - 31 October 2018

With this wide array of destinations available to you, it's time to explore China's hidden gems! Each one has something unique to offer, and will open your eyes to a whole new side of China.

Here are some of our top picks of amazing hidden gem destinations in China:

1. Nan’ao Island, Shantou

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Seafood lovers will especially love this charming little islang as the active fishing community and thriving oyster farm keeps it stocked with an abundant supply of fresh seafood.

AirAsia flight price: From as low as RM219

2. Chuxi Tulou Cluster, Yongding

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Located a four-hour drive from Shantou, is this cluster of 36 preserved tulou houses, dating back to the Ming Dynasty, 10 of which have been listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites.

AirAsia flight price (to Shantou): From as low as RM219

3. Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Kunming

With 13 peaks, tons of meadows that each provide a different scenic view, and mythical legends surrounding how it got its name, the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain is a must-see landmark.

AirAsia flight price: From as low as RM199

4. Stone Forest, Kunming

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You'll be awed as you walk through the forest of towering limestone rock formations that date back more than 270 million years ago.

AirAsia flight price: From as low as RM199

5. Da Fen Oil Painting Village, Shenzhen

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This quaint village is the largest producer of oil paintings in the world, and is also a great place to pick up art pieces on a bargain.

AirAsia flight price: From as low as RM199

6. Splendid China Folk Village, Shenzhen

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Learn about China's history and culture by exploring this theme park consisting of miniature historic sites and folk culture villages.

AirAsia flight price: From as low as RM199

7. Muslim Market, Shanghai

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Local Chinese Muslims gather outside Huxi Mosque every Friday from 11am - 3pm, to hold a bazaar selling yummy halal treats - offering everything from signature seasoned lamb kebabs to a tres leches-like milk layer cake.

AirAsia flight price: From as low as RM289

8. Tianzifang, Shanghai

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Once a residential area, Tianzifang has now been transformed into a place where old and modern Shanghai co-exist. It houses bars, cafes, art shops, galleries, boutiques, some old Shikumen buildings and much more.

AirAsia flight price: From as low as RM289

9. Tianducheng, Hangzhou

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Some of the impressive sights at this Paris-themed town include replicas of the Eiffel Tower and the Champs-Élysée. And with it's classic European architecture, Tianducheng is a popular spot for couples looking to take budget-friendly wedding photos.

AirAsia flight price: From as low as RM289

10. Wuzhen Water Village, Hangzhou

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This 1,300-year-old ancient water town is split into six districts, each with something unique to offer, such as traditional workshops, performances, and food.

AirAsia flight price: From as low as RM289

Inspired to start planning a trip to China? Book your flights with AirAsia now!

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