Learn Chinese in Yangshuo, China

Tai Chi and Chinese Course

This exciting course allows you the opportunity to come and experience the traditional Tai chi martial art and learn to say the correct terminology in Mandarin. Could there be a more productive way to spend your holiday?

How does the program work?

Our Tai Chi & Chinese Program is a very exciting course that allows you to be fully immersed in Chinese Culture. This program offers you the opportunity to practice Tai Chi for 2.5 hours in a traditional Tai Chi school either in the morning or afternoon. The other half of day will be spent learning Chinese at Omeida Chinese Academy. Tai Chi is one of the most effective ways to develop healthy mind and body.

Tai Chi covering the Chen 18 and 24 form

With a professional Tai Chi master and excellent training techniques, you will be provided with a safe and calm atmosphere to practice this ancient Chinese martial art. One to three months of Tai Chi course will cover the Chen 18 and 24 form as well as give an introduction to meditation. Students can study from a minimum of 2 weeks to more than one year. 


 1865  $ 

30 Lessons / Week

Tai Chi and Chinese Course

Three 45 minute lessons

Half day Tai Chi 

Three 45 minute lessons

Half day Chinese Program

The program can begin on any Monday.

The benefits of doing Tai Chi include:

  • Improved overall health
  • Calmness and focus of mind
  • Increased energy
  • Overall strength, co-ordination, balance, and agility
  • Stress reduction and inner peace
  • Strengthening the internal functions of the body, such as the immune system, metabolic functions, and cardiovascular system
Professional Teachers

Enjoy classes and rapid improvement with our team! Fully qualified teachers with degrees in teaching Chinese as a foreign language. All our teachers have prior experience in teaching to help you learn Chinese in China. The key difference between us and other schools is that we guarantee you a professional teacher and not just a native speaker. Our staff are professionally trained in how to break-down the Comprehensive Course into easy-to-remember segments, therefore, the course will suit all skill levels, ages and learning types.

Small class size
We offer small classes of 2-4 students. We provide an interactive and engaging learning environment, designed to maximize your speaking opportunities.
Interactive teaching methods

Our highly qualified teachers incorporate Western teaching methods. They use resources including textbooks, videos, audio recordings and games to make sure you enjoy learning quickly. This differs from other colleges where students may have to deal with large classes and course content which focuses on memorization and repetition.
Enjoy the difference at Omeida!

Free placement test

We will place you in a class with other students at a similar skill level from anywhere between beginner to proficient.
A placement test is given before starting your course in order to make sure you are placed at the correct level.
We will arrange your placement test at a convenient time for you, (usually via Skype) about one week before your arrival. The test is often done on the Sunday before your classes begin.Your teacher will then regularly evaluate your progress and may periodically move you up to a new level.

Guaranteed classes
Finally, your dream to learn Chinese in China is in reach! Once you have paid your deposit, Omeida Chinese Academy guarantees your class with no cancellations from our end.
Therefore, you can book your flights and begin planning your trip to Yangshuo straight away!
But wait there is more!
The all inclusive package also includes all these benefits:


Shared room with a Chinese roommate,
within a 2-10 minute walk from school.
Rooms include:

  • bedding/blankets
  • 24hr hot water
  • air-conditioning
  • heating
  • internet access
  • free use of washing machine
  • View photos of the accommodation.
    (private room 100-250RMB extra per week)


    At Omeida we have a canteen where all the students enjoy a meal together. You will be invited in this as it is traditional for everyone to sit together at meal times.

    We serve authentic Chinese meals from Monday to Friday, Including vegetables, meats, rice and soups. Lunch is at 12pm and dinner is at 6pm. Alternatively, there are also many Western restaurants to choose from readily available in Yangshuo!


    Textbook and learning materials. At Omeida we will provide you will all the necessary tools to achieve your study goals.

    The textbooks we provide you contain all the content we cover in class and you can keep the books so you can revise what you have learned and this gives you confidence as well as peace of mind.

    Language Partner

    We offer you the amazing service whereby we organize a language partner so you can practice your Mandarin after class from 5:00-6:00pm on weeknights. There is no extra cost for this service. Upon arrival, your language partner can show you around town to places such as the supermarket, West Street, so that you know where to buy a mobile phone, SIM card, etc.

    Cultural Activities

    On Wednesday nights we have a weekly Cultural Class that is hosted by a different guest speaker every week.

    You will have the chance to learn about Chinese traditions and try some food variations, calligraphy painting, music instruments, or tai chi practice

    Social Nights

    On Thursday evenings we have a social night where we connect with the students at the English school, we take part in events like BBQ, cocktails nights, competitions, and games.

    This is a great opportunity to make friends with the Chinese students and local families and practice some Mandarin

    Maximizing your time with us

    At Omeida we have fully qualified teachers with degrees in teaching Chinese as a foreign language. We provide an interactive and engaging learning environment, designed to maximize your speaking opportunities. With flexible start dates, you can start on any Monday. Just drop us an email and let us know when you’re ready to start this amazing Tai Chi & Chinese Course!


    If you have any questions be sure to check out our FAQ page or feel free to send us your question.

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    We welcome students at all levels!

    You don’t need to be able to speak Chinese before you come, also no previous experience or qualifications necessary! The Comprehensive Course is open to anyone who is independent enough to take care of themselves in a different country.

    However, we require that if you are below the age of 12 you need an adult to accompany you