You won't want to miss out on an adventure like this one! Spend nine amazing days on a tour of China and Dubai, and experience everything that makes these regions iconic. There are two ways to purchase today's Deal from SNA Tours:
Pay $1,300 per person for a nine day tour of China and Dubai (value $4,598)
Pay $2,499 per person for a nine day tour of China and Dubai including return economy flights departing from Melbourne or Sydney (value $6,195)
Flights will be with either China Southern Airline or China Eastern Airline to Beijing. Choose from seven tour arrival dates: 4 May, 18 May, 7 September 2013.
Today's Deal includes all entrance fees, transportation, English-speaking guide and meals listed in the itinerary. Accommodation also comes as part of the package, with five nights at the Doubletree by Hilton or Park Plaza Beijing West, and four nights at the City Season Hotel Dubai.
Rooms accommodate two people, however each guest must purchase individual vouchers. If you are travelling alone, a single supplement surcharge of $484.78 applies unless SNA can arrange a roommate.
Key: AB-American Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner, SD-Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, SL-Homemade Lunch
Day 1 – Beijing (inflight meal)
Meet and greet at the airport, before you're transferred to your hotel. Revel in the amazing city lights on your trip. Be sure to get plenty of rest for the next day.
Day 2 – Exploring Beijing (AB, L, D)
Tick some major items off your bucket list. Visit the Beijing Capital Museum, containing a collection of over 200,000 cultural relics. Head to the iconic Tiananmen Square, and walk through the Forbidden City, home of Chinese emperors for over five centuries.
Day 3 – More of Beijing (AB, L, SD)
Visit sites from the 2008 Olympic Games and experience a traditional Chinese tea ceremony. Feel history under your feet as you walk the Great Wall of China and visit a Jade Factory. Cap off this incredible day with a Peking Duck dinner.
Day 4 – Hutong and Beijing Zoo (AB, SL, D)
Start your day with a Tai Chi lesson at the Temple of Heaven. Hop on a rickshaw and ride through Hutong neighbourhood, visiting a local family for lunch. Then, you're off to Beijing Zoo, to see the rare animal collection including giant pandas. Finish your day at a Chinese silk factory and then take the evening flight to Dubai.
Day 6 Dubai (AB)
Arrival in Dubai in the early morning and explore the city at your own leisure or take part in a five hour desert safari, which is $922 for six people in a 4x4WD.
Day 7 Abu Dahbi (AB)
Today you will visit Ferrari World, Heritage Village, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Corniche.
Day 8 Al Ain (AB)
Let your inner explorer roam as you discover the Hili tombs and Al Ain Palace Museum. Spend the afternoon at a traditional camel market.
Day 9 Dubai City Tour (Breakfast)
Today you will visit the famous Dubai Mosque and Palm Islands, tour the bustling alleys of traditional spice and gold souks, see the wind towers and big mud house built by ancient Arab traders and indulge in some luxury shopping in Dubai Mall before heading to the airport for the return flight home.
* All currencies are in Australian Dollars (AUD) unless stated otherwise.
** Currency conversion rate from USD to AUD was correct as of 11 February 2013.