The People's Republic of China is one of the largest countries in the world, covering 3.7 million square miles and containing 20% of the world's population. This large area’s rich diversity extends from the culture to the language to the landscape, and the country as a whole retains an air of mystery that intrigues visitors. Religions in China include Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, and Islam, with each level religion’s popularity varying from city to city. Your group will explore each of the four main religions practiced in China today while visiting shrines, holy sites, and cultural centers throughout Beijing and Xi’an on this unique 10-day educational tour.