Post Conference Tour

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Post Congress Tour

 

Tour 1, Tour 2 and Tour 3 all depart daily on July 14th and 15th, 2018. Tour 4 to Beijing and Tour 5 to Xi’an depart only on 15th July, 2018. All the tours are not compulsory, but you can only apply for these tours after completing your registration in APAC 2018 conference website.

 

Terms and Conditions

  • Tour fees will be charged online and registration will be closed on 25th Jun, 2018. On-site registration is subject to the group size and cannot be guaranteed .

  • Tour will be cancelled if the minimum number of participants is not reached. Cancelation information will be sent by email or through phone on 12th July, 2018. Tour fee will be fully reimbursed by 14th July, 2018.

  • Reservation cancellation must be sent to logisticAPAC2018@163.com through email. Twenty percent of tour fee will be charged as the handling fee if the notification of cancellation is received before 16th Jun, 2018. Cancellation after 16th Jun, 2018 will not be refunded.

 

If you have any question regarding the tours listed or have interest in taking other tours, please contact:

 

Jessica Jiang, Manager

East Star Event Management Co., Ltd

Tel:  +86 21 2077 7006, +86 13701823057

Email:       logisticAPAC2018@163.com

 

Tour 1: Shanghai Highlight Tour (minimum 10 participants to run this tour)

 

Price: USD 49 per person

Departure date: 14th July and 15th July

Time: 08:30 am – 17:30 pm

*Price includes English-speaking guide, deluxe bus, admission fee, Chinese lunch.

 

Highlights: Jade Buddha Temple, Silk Museum, Yuyuan Garden and Old Town Bazaar, Shanghai Museum, Former French Concession/Xintiandi

 

Time

Place to Visit

Description

08:00

Hotel lobby

Meet our guide and depart for Shanghai City tour

09:00 - 09:40

Jade Buddha Temple

Built in the 1867 by Monk Huigen who brought from Burma Jade statues of Buddha, which is made from one single piece of Jade and encrusted with jewels, is said to weigh 1,000 kg.

10:00 - 10:40

Silk Museum

Learn about the producing of a silk garment and free time for some Silk souvenir

11:00 - 12:00

Yuyuan Garden & Old Town

Built in the Ming and Qing styles over 400 years ago, is the most famous classical garden with over 40 scenic spots.

Old Street will help you to recollect the old Shanghai in the bygone days. The 825-metre-long street is divided into 2 sections with 100-year-old stores, banks, restaurants and teahouses, etc.

12:10 - 13:10

Lunch

Good Local Restaurant(Chinese Cuisine)

13:30 - 15:30

Shanghai Museum

A large comprehensive art museum with a collection of 123,000 pieces of cultural relics in 21 categories, mainly featured for its bronze-ware, pottery and porcelain, and paintings and calligraphy.

16:00 - 17:15

Former French concession/Xintiandi

Xintiandi is composed of an area of reconstituted traditional mid-19th century shikumen ("stone gate") houses on narrow alleys, some adjoining houses which now serve as book stores, cafes and restaurants, shopping malls, feathering an active nightlife on weekdays as well as weekends, though romantic settings are more common than loud music and dance places. It is the most expensive place to live in China, with some apartments costing more than Tokyo, New York and London. It is home to the Chinese elite and top executive expats.

17:30

Hotel Lobby

Back to hotel and tour ends

 

Tour 2:  Water Village Half Day Tour (minimum 10 participants to run this tour)

 

Price: USD 39 per person

Departure date: 14th July and 15th July

Time: 13:30 am – 18:15 pm

*Price includes English-speaking guide, deluxe bus, admission fee, Chinese lunch.

 

Highlights: Bridges, Kezhi Garden, City God Temple, ancient Streets and Gondola Riding

                                  

Time

Place to Visit

Description

13:00

Hotel lobby

Greeted by our guide and depart for Zhujiajiao.

14:30-15:30

Zhujiajiao

 

Kezhi Garden, City God Temple

Zhujiajiao is a water village on the outskirts of Shanghai established about 1,700 years ago with archaeological findings dating back 5,000 years including 36 stone bridges and numerous rivers and many ancient buildings.The village prospered through clothing and rice businesses. Today, old historical buildings such as rice shops, banks, spice stores and even a Qing dynasty post office can still be found.

15:30-15:50

Gondola riding

A boat riding for about 20 minutes

16:30-17:10

Silk Museum

Learn about the producing of a silk garment and free time for some Silk souvenir


17:10-18:15

Drive back to

Shanghai

Return to hotel

 

 

 

Tour 3: Suzhou (Venice of the East) Day Tour (minimum 10 participants to run this tour)

 

Price: USD 79 per person

Departure date: 14th July and 15th July

Time: 08:30 am – 18:00 pm

*Price includes English-speaking guide, deluxe bus, admission fee, Chinese lunch.

 

Highlights: Master of the Nets Garden, Panmen Gate, Grand Canal & Silk Spinning Factory

 

Time

Place to Visit

Description

8:00

Hotel lobby

Greeted by our guide and depart for Suzhou tour

10:30 - 11:30

Master of the Nets Garden

The Master of the Nets Garden in Suzhou is among the finest gardens in China, recognized with other classical Suzhou gardens as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The garden demonstrates Chinese garden designers' adept skills for synthesizing art, nature, and architecture to create unique metaphysical masterpieces.

11:50 - 12:30

Silk Spinning Factory

China is known as the "kingdom of Silk". Since Julius

Caesar in ancient Rome donned his toga made of silk

2,000 years ago, people in the West have known that, in the faraway East, there is a country called China which can produce such beautiful fabric. Suzhou, well-known silk producers in China, is where international travellers go to explore the mysteries of silk. Tourists can learn about the history and process of silk making. Of course, they can participate in picking mulberry leaves, feeding silkworms, reeling silk from cocoons,  weaving silk, dyeing silk and printing silk.

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

Good local Chinese restaurant

14:00 - 15:00

Panmen Gate

The Panmen Gate was first constructed in 514 B.C and rebuilt in 1351,consisting of both land and water gates, inside the gate are the Ruiguang Pagoda and Wumen Bridge, which, with the gate, make up the three Sights of Panmen.

15:20-16:00

Grand Canal

The Grand Canal, like the Great Wall, is one of China’s most magnificent and astounding creations. The origins of the Grand Canal can be traced as far back as 495 B.C., making it more than 2,000 years old. While much of the Grand Canal is no longer in use, various sections running through Suzhou can still be toured. More than 50 miles (80 km) of scenery and wonder flank the waterway, including hundreds of old-world river dwellings, ten ancient city gates, twenty-plus stone bridges and two of Suzhou’s crown jewels, Hanshan Temple and West Garden Temple.

16:10 - 18:00

Back to Shanghai

Return to hotel

 

 

Tour 4: 3-Day Great Wall Tour (minimum 4 participants to run this tour)

 

Price: USD 689 Per Person (based on twin-sharing room)

Single room supplement: USD 82 Per Person

Departure date: 15th July

 

*Price includes English-speaking guide, deluxe bus, admission fee, Chinese lunch, Beijing 4 star hotel accommodation and roundtrip air (train) fare.

 

Highlights: Hutong Rickshaw tour, Great Wall, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Silk Alley Market and Peking Duck