Legends of Beijing 7 Days for GBP995
LEGENDS OF BEIJING (Departutre Date: 5 Nov 2014)
Day 1 London Depart Heathrow at 1740 on the non-stop Air China flight to Beijing.
Day 2 Arrive in Beijing Transfer from the airport to the Super House International hotel.
Day 3 Beijing After breakfast, visit the grandiose Tiananmen Square, a true symbol of China’s entrance into the modern world. Tiananmen Square is also home to the National Museum of China, which after renovation, now stuns tourists who have the opportunity to view artefacts that give a taste of China’s 5,000-year-old social and political journey. Later visit the Temple of Heaven which will give you an insight into the important position Taoism played in the lives of the Emperors. Here, you will view the scene where the Emperor would pray to the Gods for a good harvest. Afterwards, visit the Liulichang Curio Street and Silk Store, where you can barter like the real Chinese for beautiful souvenirs, which are full of oriental charm and mystery. BL
Day 4 Beijing In the morning you will visit the Lama Temple. The Lama Temple will open your eyes to East Asia’s most influential religion, Buddhism, its splendour illustrating the significance of the religion to the Chinese people for an extensive period of time. Afterwards, prepare yourself for the most fascinating sight Beijing has to offer, and one of the modern wonders of the world, the Great Wall of China. Afterwards, enjoy lunch and make your journey back to the City. En route, visit the iconic Bird’s Nest Stadium and Water Cube, home of the Olympic Games, where China proved herself to be a world competitor in sports and Beijing showed itself to be a leading world capital. BL
Day 5 Beijing You will have the choice to enjoy Beijing at your leisure. B
Optional excursion to fantastic Imperial Palaces Tour (with lunch). Visit the Forbidden City and the Summer Palace with the tranquil Kunming Lake. (£50 per person)
Day 6 Beijing You will have the choice to enjoy Beijing at your leisure. B
Optional excursion of the Beijing Hutongs by Rickshaw with lunch. You will weave through the lanes of old Beijing, catching a glimpse of a fast-vanishing way of life. Then, explore the area independently on foot. Afterwards, your guide will take you to meet a local Beijing family, who will teach you how to make traditional Beijing dumplings, a delicacy that was born in the Hutongs. (£40 per person)
Day 7 Beijing London Transfer to the airport for a flight back to UK. B
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The Canton Trade Fair in Guangzhou
The Lido Hotel ( 3* ) is located close to the business and shopping area of the Beijing Road. The hotel offers 300 elegant rooms with fully equipped business centre.
Price per room per night from £110 including breakfast.
The Riverside Hotel ( 4* ) is located close to the Guangzhou Railway Station and boasts 323 nicely decorated rooms. The hotel features selection of dining venues.
Price per room per night from £175 including breakfast.
The Dong Fang Hotel ( 5*) is centrally located in the heart of Guangzhou with easy access to the airport, train station and metro. The hotel offers 680 rooms with broad band and was upgraded recently in 2011. The hotel also features a well-equipped business centre.
Price per room per night from £115 including breakfast.
Transfer from the East Railway Station to the Hotel from £31 per person
Transfer from the South Railway Station to the Hotel from £43 per person
Transfer from the Airport to the Hotel from £45 per person
Guangzhou Day Tour: Enjoy a relaxing cruise on the Pearl River and wander through Yuexiu Park, admire the ornately decorated Chan clan ancestral hall and the Temple of the Six Banyan Trees, and visit Dr Sun Yat-sen's extravagant memorial hall. Price from £45 per person. Price includes English speaking guide, driver and car.
If you wish to explore China further, we at China Holidays can arrange pre and post extension with the driver, English speaking guide and car. Please call us on 020 7487 2999 or email us on email@example.com
For more information about the Canton Trade Fair please read China Holidays Blog.
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