Guilin Holidays

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Buddha

Day 1: Guangzhou

Welcome to China and the start of your journey of a lifetime through the Orient! When you arrive at Guangzhou airport our local guide and driver await to transfer you to your hotel. The remainder of today is at your leisure.

Shamian Island statue

Day 2: Guangzhou

Today our guide will take you out to explore Guangzhou - previously known as Canton, it remains an important international trading port and like Hong Kong is a Special Economic Zone aided by foreign and Chinese investment. Highlights of today's tour will include; Nanyue King’s Tomb, Yuexiu Park, Liurong Temple, Xinghai Musical Hall and Zhongshan Square.

Day 3: Guangzhou

Enjoy the day at leisure to explore the city.

Day 4: Guangzhou - Guilin

This morning our local team will transfer you to the airport for your flight to Guilin. Arriving here, a transfer awaits to transfer you to your hotel. Later with our guide you pay a visit to The Reed Flute Cave where there are enchanting stalagmites, stone pillars, stele, stone curtains and stone flowers. Then we continue on to Elephant Trunk Hill, located at the confluence of the Taohua (Peach Blossom) River and the Li River.

Day 5: Guilin

Today we undertake a relaxing full days cruise down the River Li to Yangshuo, passing an endless procession of peaks and simple villages. The local fishermen use trained cormorants to catch fish and local village boys paddle out to the river boats with all manner of souvenirs. Arriving in Yangshuo you will have free time to explore before our driver will collect you and drive you back to your hotel in Guilin. (WE WOULD RECOMMEND YOU STAY IN YANGSHUO THIS NIGHT AT THE YANGSHUO RESORT).

Day 6: Guilin

Today is at your leisure to explore the city of Guilin. (WE WOULD RECOMMEND YOU STAY IN YANGSHUO THIS NIGHT AT THE YANGSHUO RESORT) - Yangshuo is a very scenic location and there is much to see and do outside the bustle of the big city of Guilin only a 2 hour drive away).

Small golden temple

Day 7: Guilin - Macau

This morning a transfer will bring you to the airport for your flight to Guangzhou. Arriving here, our local guide awaits to transfer you to the train station, to catch the 60 minute high speed journey to Macau. Arriving in Macau our driver will transfer you to your hotel. OVERNIGHT - Holiday Inn Macau Cotai Central, Macau

Old Chinese man

Day 8: Macau

Enjoy today in Macau at your leisure to explore. OVERNIGHT - Holiday Inn Macau Cotai Central, Macau

Busy shopping street

Day 9: Macau - Hong Kong

Our driver will collect you at around 12 noon and take you to the jetty to catch the ferry to Hong Kong. Arriving into Hong Kong our local driver will transfer you to your accommodations. OVERNIGHT - Langham Hotel, Hong Kong

Kowloon street

Days 10-13: Hong Kong

For the coming days, enjoy free time. Perhaps head up Victoria Peak to look down over the islands and the new territories, or why not end your Chinese adventures with a sampan (junk) boat ride around Aberdeen harbour and a seafood dish in one of the famed restaurants by the water front. OVERNIGHT - Langham Hotel, Hong Kong

Lantau Buddha

Day 14: Hong Kong

Today, we bid you farewell with a transfer to the airport in time for your onward flight.

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