Cultural Tour of China

An exciting opportunity has become available for a group of students from the University of Newcastle to participate in a cultural tour of China from Saturday 24 June to Saturday 8 July 2017. The aim of the tour is to experience Chinese culture. The tour will be led by a staff member from the University of Newcastle.


  • 4 days in Beijing including visits to the Great Wall of China, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Ming Tomb
  • Visit Wuhan, the Wudang Mountains and Kunming
  • 2 days at Central China Normal University undertaking activities with Chinese students


Program Dates

Saturday 24 June to Saturday 8 July 2017

Student Requirements

Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree program at the University of Newcastle

Type of Accommodation

Shared hotel accommodation


The total cost is approximately $3000 including:

  • The tour and accommodation
  • International flights
  • Visas
  • Meals

Financial Assistance

  • Students will receive a $750 Travel Grant from the UON Global Office
  • Free Travel insurance for the duration of the study tour


To be considered for the Cultural Tour of China, you need to submit an Expression of Interest by Monday 3 April 2017.

Note: This program is administered in conjuction with the Confucius Institute at the University of Newcastle.