If you don’t like the bright lights of the city, this country has some of the most gorgeous landscapes in the world, including deserts, grasslands, forests, and a huge coastline.
Take your pick from island hopping in Hong Kong, climbing karst mountains, or boating through river gorges. Whatever you end up doing, you’ll be impressed by the land of the world’s most populated nation.
Enjoy this selection of beautiful sights and scenes from the Middle Kingdom.
You can find out more about places to visit in our Explore China section.
Research by Ming Yue