Associations & Awards
Imperial Tours was founded in 1999 to provide excellence for the luxury traveler to China. Since then, we have been validated with membership into many of the world’s most renowned luxury travel consortiums. We are also privileged to be consistently endorsed by many prestigious consumer travel publications & organizations.
From 2002 to the present time, Travel + Leisure has maintained Imperial Tours as an A-list Super Agent. Most recently in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015, Imperial Tours is honored to have been included in its exclusive 10 person list of "power brokers", joining the best known names in the U.S. travel industry.
Virtuoso® is a network of the world’s finest travel agencies with knowledgeable advisors who draw upon first-hand experience to craft the perfect vacation. Imperial Tours has been a China On-site within the Virtuoso network since 2002. In 2011 Imperial Tours was honored with the Virtuoso Performance Award and was nominated for Best On-Site in 2013.
Signature, a network of over 6,000 travel professionals, serves the unique needs of discerning travelers. Imperial Tours has been a Chinese destination specialist for Signature since 2006.
Pure Life Experiences is a leading experiential travel trade show bringing together industry leaders to meet and create life-enriching experiences. This "by-invitation only" conference has been attended by Imperial Tours every year since its formation in 2009.