Colours of Asia
Colours of Asia 23 days 22 nights
- DAY 1 Arrive Singapore
Met on arrival and transferred to your hotel.
Hotel: 4★ Traders Hotel or similar (2 nights)
- DAY 2 Singapore B
Enjoy a half-day sightseeing tour; highlights
include the Merlion Park with impressive views of Marina Bay, Thian Hock Heng Temple, the oldest Buddhist temple, National Orchid Garden and the last stop is at Little India.
- DAY 3 Singapore Johor Bahru Malacca BL
Take a relaxing train ride on KTM’s or Malaysian Railways’ Express Rakya to Johore Bahru. Disembark at Kluang, a town in the state of Johor, and continue the rest of your journey to Malacca by coach. Explore the historical city on foot, visiting the various heritage sites. See Porta De Santiago and the ruins of St. Paul’s Church lined by 17th century Dutch tombstones, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, the only temple where you can find 3 major doctrines under the same roof, Taoism, Buddhism and Confucianism. Stroll along Malacca’s Jonker Street, known as antique street. Train ride will be replaced by coach during major festivals of Hari Raya and Chinese Lunar New Year.
Hotel: 4★ Equatorial or similar (1 night)
- DAY 4 Malacca Kuala Lumpur BL
After breakfast, drive to Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia. Highlights of your tour include the National Palace, the National Museum, the National Monument (sculptured by the creator of the Iwo Jima monument in Washington, DC), National Mosque, Sultan Abdul Samad Building, the Royal Selangor Club and passing by the Petronas Twin Tower - 2nd tallest building in the world. Transfer to your hotel after the tour.
Hotel: 4★ Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur or similar (2 nights)
- DAY 5 Kuala Lumpur B
Day is at leisure or take an optional tour to Batu Caves.
- DAY 6 Kuala Lumpur Siem Reap B
Fly to Siem Reap and transferred to your hotel.
Hotel: 4★+ Victoria Angkor or similar (3 nights)
- DAY 7-8 Siem Reap B
Spend 2 full days of sightseeing at the Angkor complex. Highlights include Angkor Wat; the South Gate of Angkor Thom; Bayon Temple; Ta Prohm, a temple complex with its stonework grown over with creeping strangler figs; and Banteay Srei, renowned for its intricate sandstone carvings. Optional: Climb up to Bakheng Temple perched on a natural hill for a spectacular sunset view over Angkor Wat.
- DAY 9 Siem Reap Koh Samui B
Fly to Koh Samui and transferred to your hotel.
Hotel: 4★ Nora Buri Resort & Spa or similar (3 nights)
- DAY 10-11 Koh Samui B
Days are at leisure.
- DAY 12 Koh Samui, Bangkok B
Fly to Bangkok. Met on arrival and transferred to your hotel.
Hotel: 4★ Majestic Hotel or similar (3 nights)
- DAY 13 Bangkok B
Enjoy a half-day tour with a visit to the Grand Palace, once the Royal Residence and home to the Emerald Buddha.
- DAY 14 Bangkok B
Drive 110 km west of Bangkok and take a boat ride through the canals to visit the Floating Market at Damnern Saduak. You will also visit Phra Pathom Chedi, which is the largest pagoda in Southeast Asia.
- DAY 15 Bangkok Shanghai B
Fly to Shanghai. Met on arrival and transferred to your hotel.
Hotel: 4★ Shanghai Ocean Hotel or similar (4 nights)
- DAY 16 Shanghai BLD
Full-day sightseeing tour includes The Bund, Shanghai’s famous waterfront, Yu Garden, Tianzifang Artist Area and the Shanghai Museum with its over 120,000 pieces of ancient art work. Tonight, enjoy a spectacular acrobatic show.
- DAY 17 Shanghai BL
Enjoy a day’s excursion to Suzhou, a famous Garden city in China not far from Shanghai. Visit the Garden of Master of Nets, Lingering Garden,Silk Embroidery Institute and a cruise on the ancient Grand Canal
- DAY 18 Shanghai B
Day is at leisure.
- DAY 19 Shanghai Beijing B
Fly to Beijing. Met on arrival and transferred to your hotel.
Hotel: 4★+ Beijing International Hotel or similar (4 nights)
- DAY 20 Beijing B
Today’s tour highlights include: Tiananmen Square, heart of People’s Republic of China, visits to the Forbidden City; enjoy a rickshaw ride to visit the quaint Hutong (ancient alleys) with old narrow paths and courtyard homes.
- DAY 21 Beijing BL
Visit the Great Wall at Badaling followed by a walk along the Sacred Way lined with marble statues on both sides of the path at Ming Tombs. Return to city with photo stops at the Bird’s Nest and the Water Cube.
- DAY 22 Beijing BLD
Enjoy a walk through the parklands at the Temple of Heaven. Head to the Summer Palace, a former retreat for the Imperial family. Tonight, celebrate the city’s culinary delights with an authentic Peking Duck Dinner.
- DAY 23 Beijing Departure B
Transfer to the airportPriced from $5150.00 CAD per person based on Twin Share.
Prices include hotel accommodations with breakfasts, transfers and tours, admissions, some meals, Intra Asia flights Kuala Lumpur-Siem Reap-Koh Samui-Bangkok-Shanghai-Beijing. Prices subject to change and do not include seasonal surcharges.