CFCW Discover China

JOIN CFCW’s DEAN THORPE TO DISCOVER THE ANCIENT HISTORY AND BEAUTY OF CHINA OCTOBER 10th – 27th

 

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Newwest Travel – CFCW Group Package Includes:

  • Round-trip airfare from Edmonton to China
  • 17-day tour with local sightseeing, outings and excursions including a 4-night river cruise with VIP staterooms and a 3-night tour extension in Xi’an
  • 15 nights’ accommodation at 4-star hotel properties
  • Upgraded 5-star hotel in Beijing
  • Welcome reception and farewell dinner with the group
  • All transportation (motor coach, flights) included with local tour guides
  • 3 additional excursions included on the tour
  • Meals included: Daily buffet breakfast, 14 lunches and 10 dinners
  • Prepaid national tour guide gratuities and Chinese Visa application
  • Bon Voyage reception at MKT Fresh Food & Beer Market prior to departure
  • Escorted by Dean Thorpe from 840 CFCW
  • Complimentary parking at Value Park at Edmonton International Airport for the duration of your trip

 

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Tour Highlights:

  • Shanghai – Explore the vibrant metropolis and commercial center of China. Visit the Shanghai Museum. Also enjoy sights such as The Shanghai Old City God Temple area, a busy shopping centre where you will find souvenirs and delicious local food. Walk along the famous Bund, a mile-long stretch along the Huangpu River, lined by the colonial architectures of European design.
    At night, the group will enjoy the “Huangpu River Night Cruise” and get a glimpse of the dazzling and night view of Shangha
  • Yangtze River Cruise – Enjoy 3 full days on the grand Yangtze River. The ship’s many sights include; Taipingxi (or Sandouping) to visit the massive Three Gorges Dam Project, the world’s largest dam. Sailing through Xiling Gorge, the longest of the Three Gorges. At Wushan you will board a small riverboat for a leisurely ride through Shennong Stream or Wushan gorges picturesque rock formations. Sail through Wu Gorge, famous for its quiet beauty and the Qutang Gorge, the shortest and most dramatic of the Three Gorges. Visit the Shibaozhai Pagoda a 12-story, 18th century temple, a gem of Chinese Architecture.
  • Beijing – Beijing has served as the capital of five dynasties over a period of 800 years. Highlights during your 4 days here include an excursion to the majestic Great Wall, the most famous image of China, and a chance to climb the Juyongguan Pass a portion of this 3,700-mile marvel. Visit one of the largest Jade Exhibitions in Asia. See iconic sights such as Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Olympic Bird’s Nest, Water Cube and much more. You will also enjoy a Farewell banquet which includes the local delicacy, Peking Roast Duck.
  • Xi'an - the capital of China for eleven dynasties over a period of more than 2,000 years. Now the city is famed for theTerracotta Army’ of Qin Shi Huang – the first ruler to unify the lands that became modern China.

 

Book your Discover China Tour by March 29th and save $200 off the listed rates!

 

 

*Tour prices are subject to change without notice. Prices are per person based on room occupancy and are non-refundable.   
** Upgrades to Business Class airfare are available. Extended stays are available, please inquire with Newwest Travel
This tour includes moderate physical activity. The itinerary blends some longer days and shorter days with more leisure time. Walking tours, as well as walking slightly longer distances, up-stairs or on uneven walking surfaces should be expected.

Single Occupancy

$5975

Double Occupancy

$4875

Optional Hong Kong Tour

$760

All taxes & fees inlcuded

Images

Yangzte River Cruise
Shanghai Skyline
The Great Wall