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Information Package for China Trip Now Available

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

Plan now to join the Greater Barrie Chamber of Commerce, business leaders and friends for this once in a lifetime China Adventure. See links below for full information and registration package.

YOUR TRIP INCLUDES:

  • Roundtrip international airfare (including shuttle from Barrie to Pearson International Airport)
  • 4 star - 5 star hotel accommodations
  • 3 meals each day
  • Deluxe bus tours
  • Fluent English-speaking tour guides
  • Entrance fees for attractions

ITINERARY:

  • Day 1-PEARSON/Beijing: Check in at PEARSON International Airport for an afternoon flight. HU7976 by 5:20pm to Beijing. Your adventure begins as you fly trans-Pacific aboard a wide cabin jetliner. Cross the International Dateline.
  • Day 2-Beijing: Arrive in Beijing, the Capital of China at 6:50pm. You will be met by your local tour guide at the airport and transferred to the hotel.
  • Day 3-Beijing: Visit the Tian An Men Square, the largest square in the world. Sightseeing also includes the Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, home of 24 emperors with a total space of 9,999 rooms, and the Summer Palace, known for many significance such as the Long Corridor with painted gallery, Kunming Lake and Longevity Hill, Seventeen- Arch Bridge and Marble Boat.
  • Day 4-Beijing: Tour bus excursion to the Great Wall, the 4,000- mile long and 2,000 years old construction is said to be the only man-made structure visible by naked eye from the moon. Visit to the Ming Tombs, one of 13 Ming Emperors' Tombs is fully excavated and open for exploration. Roasted Beijing Duck Dinner.
  • Day 5-Beijing: Visit Lama Temple and the Temple of Heaven, built in 1420 A.D., where the emperors prayed to the heaven for a good harvest.
  • Day 6-Beijing/Shanghai/Suzhou: Morning China Hainan flight 11:10am/1:10pm to Shanghai, then take the tour bus trip to Suzhou. Afternoon sightseeing to the centuries old Lingering Garden.
  • Day 7-Suzhou: Full day sightseeing includes Tiger Hill and Hanshan Temple. Visit to the National Embroidery Institute to see silk embroidery, an important local craft with 1,000 years history. Evening Dinner Show of traditional Chinese Music.
  • Day 8-Suzhou/Hangzhou: Morning tour bus journey to Hangzhou. Visit to Economic Development Zone.
  • Day 9-Hangzhou: Morning boat cruise on West Lake with relaxing stopover at jewel-like pagodas and tea houses. Visit to the centuries old Lingyin Temple, with the main feature of the 64.3 ft-high camphor-wood carved Buddha.
  • Day 10 - Hangzhou/Shanghai: Tour bus trip to Shanghai. Free afternoon to relax and enjoy yourself at this metropolitan city.
  • Day 11 - Shanghai: Sightseeing includes the Yu Garden, a maze of marvelous pavilions, ponds, rocky works and over arching trees. Visit to the Bund, a famous waterfront park. Business visit to the Pudong economic development zone.
  • Day 12 - Shanghai/PEARSON: You may take the morning flight 8:45 am/10:45am to transit at Beijing then HU7975 at 1:55 pm for Toronto where you will arrive at 3:10 pm on the same day.

AN INFORMATION PACKAGE HAS BEEN COMPILED FOR YOUR REFERENCE. PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW TO ACCESS DOWNLOADABLE VERSIONS OF THE DOCUMENTS YOU REQUIRE.

China Trip Booking Form
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Terms and Conditions
Itinerary
Chinese Visa Application Form
Chinese Visa Requirements
Chinese Visa Application Instructions

* Double occupancy required. This is a special Barrie Chamber member price; non-members add $300. Add $450 for single occupancy. Add $4500 to fly Business Class. Additional Tours are available. A valid passport and visa are required. No vaccinations are necessary.




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