Including direct flight with British Airways

Overview: Peel back the many fascinating layers of China as you explore the ancient capital of Beijing, modern Shanghai, exquisite Suzhou and elegant Hangzhou. Enjoy a moments peace in historic mosques, be wowed by The Great Wall of China, unwind in beautiful gardens, relax among stunning lakes and enjoy the ride of your life in the newly opened Shanghai Disneyland. This 10-day amazing package includes sighting tours, a guide, transfers, breakfast and halal meals as stated, as well as memories to last a lifetime.

 

Holiday Highlights:

* Private transfer during the whole tour

* Private English speaking guide service

* Centrally located hotel

* Charming sightseeing

* China high speed train experience


Itinerary:

Day – 1 Arrival in Beijing (D)

Gear up for an amazing adventure when you land at the airport and are greeted by our friendly representative who will transfer you directly to the hotel for check in.  At 1pm, your guide will pick you up and take you to visit Summer Palace. Be wowed by this landmark which is  largest and the most well-preserved royal park in China. Enjoy waking around the park which boasts lakes, gardens and palaces. After that, you will be transferred to your next destination –  Beijing Olympic Stadium, which is  known as Bird’s Nest. It used to be the main stadium of 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, but now the stadium acts as the center of international or domestic sports competition and recreation activities. Also it is a popular tourist site in Beijing, attracting people by its unique design and humanistic architecture. Be sure to pull out your selfie stick and snap photos of its unique design. Finally you will enjoy a wonderful Acrobatics Show, before heading back to the hotel to relax.

 

Day 2  – Great Wall Tour (B, Halal L, Halal D)

Today will be etched in your mind forever because it will be the day that you will see one of the great wonders of the world – The Great Wall of China.  First you will go hiking at Juyongguan Great Wall after breakfast. As one of the three greatest mountain passes of the Great Wall in China, Juyongguan Great Wall is a popular destination for people to explore the spectaculars of the Great Wall. Surrounded by mountains, Juyongguan Great Wall is featured by its surrounding beautiful views of verdant trees and blossoming flowers. If you can tear your eyes away from this stunning site – be sure to take a holiday snap – one you will cherish forever.   After lunch you will proceed to Wangfujing Street and Donghuamen Street, where you can browse  numerous shops selling various kinds of delicious local Beijing snacks and specialties.  After a halal dinner, your guide will bring you back to the hotel for a well-earned rest.

 

Day 3 –  Forbidden City Tour (B, Halal L, Halal D)

Start the day with a hearty breakfast to fuel yourself up for a busy day sightseeing.

Today your Beijing tour will start by  exploring Tiananmen Square. As the largest public square in the world, Tiananmen Square can hold over one million people. It is often considered as a national symbol in China. Next, you will head to the Forbidden City. It is the best-preserved imperial palace in China and the largest ancient palatial structure in the world. With the magnificence of royal architectures and imperial treasures, Forbidden City is a must-visit attraction in Beijing.  After a quick break to feast on lunch, you will go to visit Niujie Mosque. As the largest and oldest mosque in Beijing, Niujie Mosque is a must-visit mosque for Muslims. It attracts people by its grand size of architectures with a mixture Islamic and traditional Chinese culture. Then you will visit Muslim Supermarket, which is the largest Muslim supermarket in Beijing selling various kinds of Muslim food and snacks, and other Muslim featured items.  The last destination will be The Place. As a famous shopping mall in Beijing, The Place is famed for huge LED sky screen. It is a blend of shopping mall, office building, space art and fashion.  After dinner, your guide will bring you back to the hotel for a good rest.

 

Day 4 – Beijing (B, Halal L, Halal D)

This morning  you will go to Madian Mosque and discover how it is one of the famous mosques in Beijing. It features typical Chinese courtyard styled architecture and quiet environment. It is the ideal place to enjoy a moment of tranquillity and to pray. Then you will proceed to experience the ancient Beijing culture at Yandaixiejie. It a famous street in Beijing with numerous stores selling souvenirs and gifts. The last activity arranged for today is shopping at Yaxiu Market & Xiushui Market. This is a great place to pick up some cherished holiday souvenirs.

 

Day 5 –  Arrival in Shanghai (NO MEALS)

Today you will travel to Shanghai. One you land you will be transferred to you hotel to check in and relax. You are free to spend the day as you wish. Either relax inside the hotel or venture out and explore this vibrant city by yourself.

 

Day 6  – Shanghai (B, Halal L)

Feast on a delicious breakfast before visiting Chenghuangmiao Bazzar as well as Shanghai Ancient Street. Next enjoy browsing through Yu Garden and shopping at Yuyuan Mall.  You will also take a trip to Xiaotaoyuan Mosque.  Here you can enjoy a moment of private reflection at the largest mosque in the city. Today you will also have an option to visit The Bund, go shopping on Nanjing Road, feast on a halal dinner with a Huangpu River Cruise. This costs  RM300 and must be booked in advance.

 

Day 7 – Shanghai Disneyland (B)

After a delicious breakfast, you will make a quick stop at a Chinese herb store before going to the newly opened Shanghai Disneyland Park.  Prepare to make memories that last a lifetime as you soar like a bird during fun ride, find yourself lost in Wonderland, and relive stories from Disney animated classics. You can even wave at a musical parade starring your favorite Disney characters, join Captain Jack for a swashbuckling spectacle and meet Mickey Mouse in person. After the epic fireworks, you will be transfer back to your hotel.

 

Day 8 –  Shanghai to Suzhou (B, Halal L)

Start the day with a scrumptious breakfast, before you are transfer to Suzhou by coach. Here you will visit the famous Lion Garden which boasts  architecture from the  Han dynasty. It was built by a monk Tianru and a group of Zen Buddhists as a memorial of their master and teacher Zhongfeng. Next enjoy a moment of private reflection as your visit Taipingfang Mosque. This is one of the most famous mosques in Suzhou and also it is the headquarters of the Islamic Association in Suzhou. Then you are free to enjoy shopping at Pingjiang Road. For many centuries, the street has been the hub of much of Suzhou’s cultural life. Take a leisurely look at the titles on display in a bookstore, or rest in a teahouse while  viewing a traditional Pingtan performance.

 

Day 9 –  Suzhou to Hangzhou (B, Halal L)

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Hangzhou by coach, where you will visit West Lake. It is embraced by hills on three sides and is noted for its natural beauty. There are numerous temples, pagodas, gardens, and artificial islands within the lake. Next you will visit Huagang Park. The former garden of a court attendant which is now a fish-watching spot with beautiful scenery. After that, you will visit Longjing Tea Fields. The plantation is a base for Longjing Tea cultivation in Hangzhou. Next you will visit Phoenix Mosque which one of the oldest mosques in China, before browsing through Longxiang wholesale market. Finally as night falls, check into your hotel and unwind.

 

Day 10 –  Hangzhou to Shanghai for Departure (B)

Relish in the final breakfast of your holiday. Your mind will be filled with the wonderful memories you have made. You will have free time to do as you wish until your transfer to Shanghai Airport for flight back to home. If you would like to extend your stay or travel in a premium cabin then speak with our travel specialists who will be happy to assist you.


Accommodation:

Deluxe Suzhou Jincheng Jinjiang Hotel – This is one of the most prestigious hotels in the city boasting a great downtown location. Conveniently located – nearby is the Huaihai Road shopping street, and a 10-minute walk will take you to Xintiandi-Shanghai. Covering an area of more than three hectares, the hotel features five modern structures and the Jin Jiang Grand Hall is renowned for being the site where President Richard Nixon signed an important document during his groundbreaking trip to China in 1972. Today, the hall can be used for conferences, and banquets.

 

Hotel facilities & amenities:

  • Wi-Fi
  • Valet parking
  • Car park
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • 24-hours room service
  • BBQ facilities
  • Restaurants
  • Coffee shop
  • Bar
  • Pets allowed
  • Laundry service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Babysitting service
  • Newspapers
  • Concierge
  • Garden
  • Elevator
  • Nightclub
  • Shops
  • Smoking area
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Currency exchange

Room facilities & amenities:

  • Air conditioning
  • Daily newspaper
  • In room safe
  • Satellite/cable TV
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Desk
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Hair dryer
  • Mini bar
  • Television

 

Deluxe Holiday Inn Express Zhabei – The hotel is renowned for its quality and friendly staff. Top features of the hotel include free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour front desk, facilities for disabled guests, express check-in and check-out, as well as luggage storage. Guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. No less exceptional is the hotel’s easy access to the city’s myriad attractions and landmarks, such as Tomson Golf Course, Suzhou Creek Boat Tours, and Image Tunnel Cinema.

Hotel facilities & amenities:

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Car park
  • Rental car
  • Vending machine
  • Pets allowed
  • Laundry service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check-in and check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Babysitting service
  • Tours
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Elevator
  • Smoking area
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • ATM
  • Currency exchange

 Room facilities & amenities:

  • Television LCD/plasma screen
  • Internet access
  • Non smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

Price Type Tour Class – DELUXE 4* Tour Price
March  01 – December  31 Peak Season
4-5 PAX GROUP TOUR £1330.00
6-9 PAX GROUP TOUR £1240.00
10 PAX GROUP TOUR £1000.00

 

Inclusions:

  • Flight ticket of economic class from Xian to Shanghai
  • 9 Nights accommodations with daily breakfast
  • Sightseeing tours escorted by English speaking tour guide
  • Chinese lunch in local Halal restaurant as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Train tickets: Shanghai to Suzhou, Suzhou to Hangzhou, Hangzhou to Shanghai

 

Exclusions:

  • China Entry Visa Fees
  • Single Supplement
  • Personal Expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals: Any meals which are not specified in the tour itinerary

Cable car ticket on Great Wall @ RMB45 one way, RMB65 round trips

 

Remarks:

Prices may vary according to your travel time and are higher in the high season, e.g. Labor’s Day, China National Day Holiday and Chinese Spring Festival

 

The above rate is based on a group of 10 persons.

If only 6-9 persons signing up, the supplement cost is £300.00 per person

If only 4-5 persons signing up, the supplement cost is £400.00 per person