Duration: 10 nights
Destinations: Beijing, Xi'an, Suzhou, Shangai
Price: TBC

P&Q Tours Ltd and Japan Journeys are collaborating once again, to bring you a wonderful Fabric & Needlework tour of China in 2021.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • International flights from/to London Heathrow and Domestic flights for Beijing-Xian, Xian-Shanghai in Economy Class
  •  10 nights’ accommodation in 4* hotels with daily breakfast included
  • Service of professional English-speaking local Guides accompanying for all transfers and sightseeing
  • Fabric Expert and Tour Manager throughout
  • Private bus with air-conditioning throughout
  • Transfers and all sightseeing
  • Entrance fees
  • Chinese Visa
  • 8 lunches and 8 dinners

 

To enquire about availability, or find out more, call one of our specialists now on 020 7766 5267.

Daily ItineraryAccommodationDates and Inclusions

Fabric & Needlework Tour of China May 2021 Itinerary

 

 

 

day 1-2: UK-Beijing

Fly overnight from London Heathrow to Beijing. Transfer to your centrally located 4* Jianguo hotel. In the afternoon you will have time to do some shopping at Silk Street – a huge indoor market within walking distance of your hotel. Buffet dinner at the hotel for first night. (LD)

 

day 3: Great Wall of China

After breakfast, we set off the Badaling section of the breath-taking Great Wall of China. On the way, we’ll stop off at a Chinese Medicine Shop where you can have a quick consultation with an expert. After a tour and opportunity to walk up the Wall, you’ll have lunch. In the afternoon, you return to Beijing and take a look round a hutong to see how Beijing residents live. (BLD)

 

 

day 4: Forbidden City/Beijing

In the morning you take part in a cooking lesson in the Beijing Jinsong Vocational High school before visiting the magnificent Forbidden City and Tianamen Square. (BLD)

 

day 5: Beijing at Leisure/Fly to Xi’an

Enjoy a trip to the lovely Summer Palace. In the evening we fly (2hours 25Min.) to Xian. On arrival we transfer to the very comfortable Grand Noble Hotel Xi’an for 2 nights (B)

 

day 6: Terracotta Army

Today we visit the awe-inspiring Terracotta Army created for China’s greatest Emperor to guard him in the afterlife. In the evening you can enjoy a dinner before watching a colourful Tang Dynasty Show. (BLD)

 

 

 

day 7: Xi’an/Fly to Shangai

After breakfast, we visit the fortress city wall of Xi’an and the Small Wild Goose Pagoda. In the afternoon we fly (2hours15Min.) to Shanghai and transfer to the wonderful Equatorial hotel for 2 nights. (BL)

 

day 8: Shangai

Today we visit Yuyuan Gardens and the great haberdashery shops along Renmin Road. In the afternoon, visit Textiles Museum and then fabric market: ShiliuPu (BLD)

 

day 9: Suzhou

We check out of the hotel and take a coach to Suzhou – the home of China’s silk trade. Here we visit Tiger Hill home of the Leaning Pagoda. We then move on to a fascinating silk factory.  After lunch we visit the lovely Humble Administrator’s Garden before visiting Lanliyuan – an embroidery research institute. We then check in to the Garden Hotel for 1 night. (BLD)

 

 

day 10: Zhouzhuang/Shangai

After breakfast, we take part in an embroidery lesson with one of Chinese master embroiderers. We then visit the delightful water town of Zhouzhuang where you can stroll over bridges and shop in the little shops. We then drive back to Shanghai for a further 2 nights (at the same hotel). On arrival, we pay a visit to the Bund to take in the spectacular view of old and very new Shanghai. (BLD)

 

day 11: Free Day

Enjoy your last full day in China at leisure. In the evening, you’ll have a Farewell Dinner in Xianqiangfang Restaurant. (BD)

 

day 12: Return to UK

We transfer to Shanghai Airport from where you depart for the UK. (B)

 

Download the Brochure: YBC

Download the Reservation Form:  Reservation Form

To enquire about availability, or find out more, call one of our specialists now on 020 7766 5267.

Jianguo Hotel Beijing

Minutes away from the Silk Market, Jianguo Hotel offers non-smoking rooms with air-conditioning and a flat-screen TV. All rooms have an en-suite bathroom.

Grand Noble Hotel Xi’an

Grand Noble Hotel is centrally located. All guest rooms have private bathroom facilities, a minibar, and a safety deposit box. Coffee/tea making facilities are also available in the rooms.

Hotel Equatorial Shanghai

Just minutes away from  Nanjing Road shopping street, Hotel Equatorial Shanghai offers classic wood furnishings, air-conditioned rooms. All rooms come with kettles, satellite TV, safe, and en suite bathroom.

Garden Hotel Suzhou

Garden Hotel in Suzhou offers spacious rooms with a modern interior. Each room is equipped with an electric kettle, a minibar, and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.

 

Download the Brochure: TBC

Download the Reservation Form:  Reservation Form

To enquire about availability, or find out more, call one of our specialists now on 020 7766 5267.

Dates: May 2021 – exact dates TBC

Price Includes:

  • International flights from/to London Heathrow and Domestic flights for Beijing-Xian, Xian-Shanghai in Economy Class
  •  10 nights’ accommodation in 4* hotels with daily breakfast included
  • Service of professional English-speaking local guides accompanying for all transfers and sightseeing
  • Fabric Expert and Tour Manager throughout
  • Private bus with air-conditioning throughout
  • Transfers and all sightseeing
  •  Entrance fees
  • Chinese Visa
  • 8 lunches and 8 dinners

 

Not Included in Price:

  • Travel Insurance (see below)
  • Gratuities
  • Meals not specified & drinks
  • Sightseeing not specified
  • Personal expenses

 

Price: TBC

Land Only Price: TBC

Single Room Supplement: TBC

 

SINGLE TRAVELLERS SHARERS OPTION

If you are travelling on your own and you are willing to share a room, we can endeavour to accommodate you with another single traveller of the same sex (thereby allowing you to avoid the single room supplement). Please ask us about this. There is no guarantee we can find you a suitable sharer.

REGIONAL FLIGHT CONNECTIONS (all Economy Class): Available on request. Please contact us for details.

To make a booking, a deposit of 10% of the total price is required.

All price estimates are based on a minimum of 20 persons travelling in 2021. All price estimates are based on current rates of exchange.

Download the Brochure: TBC

Download the Reservation Form:  Reservation Form

To enquire about availability, or find out more, call one of our specialists now on 020 7766 5267.

INSURANCE

Travel can be a great experience, but it can also be fraught with problems, so when going anywhere it is essential you are properly covered with good travel insurance. You should be protected against cancellation, curtailment and loss or damage to your belongings as well as medical emergencies and have peace of mind if the unexpected happens.

Japan Journeys in association with Holiday Extras, is now able to offer excellent low cost cover to their customers.

Please click on the image below for a quote.

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