China is world-renowned for its martial arts expertise, and many historians believe the practice originated in the country. What better place to begin your martial arts journey or hone your skills than studying among the spiritually charged environment and masters of this beautiful country? Here are 3 of the best Chinese martial arts courses for you to get stuck into.
14 Day Retreat in Yangshuo, Guangxi
At this 14-day retreat, you will be immersed in the basics of meditation, Qigong, and Tai Chi. This will include group sessions in English, organized according to level, traditional Chinese massage therapies, and daily nutritious meals. You can find out more here.
60 Day Training Course in Anqing, Anhui
In this special course, you will learn Shaolin kung fu under the tutelage of warrior monks in an authentic Buddhist temple. You will have the opportunity to take daily kung fu training classes, learn Buddhist theory, attend Buddhist rituals, eat in the monks’ dining hall, and soak up the Chi in beautiful natural locations. Learn more here.
6 Month Training in Sikong Mountain, Anhui
At this supreme training camp in the breathtaking Sikong Mountains, you will be immersed in authentic Shaolin king fu, Tai Chi, and Buddhist rituals. Training programs are tailored to individual skill sets and personalities and are available for all levels. You can book here.