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2020 FDI Congress & Know China Tour

tour description

Enjoy a customized tour of Southeast Asia in conjunction with the FDI World Dental Congress in Shanghai, China. With this tour, you’ll visit the cities of Shanghai, Guilin, Chengdu, Xi’an, and Beijing.

tour highlights

Attend the FDI Congress and explore this bustling metropolis with its famed waterfront Bund area, foreign quarters and many other notable attractions. Cruise the  Li River in Guilin and enjoy its stunning landscapes. Delight in the Giant Panda bear sanctuary in this southern city. Travel by high speed train to see the Terra Cotta Warriors near this ancient walled city. Visit the iconic Tienanmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven and the Great Wall.

CITIES: Shanghai, Guilin, Chengdu, Xian & Beijing

Detailed Itinerary

August 30

Canada

Embarkation

Depart on Air Canada for Shanghai, China. (inflight meals)    

August 31

Shanghai

Arrive in Shanghai

Arrive in Shanghai. Transfer to your hotel. 5* Pullman Hotel Shanghai Jingan 

September 1

Shanghai

Riverfront, Old Shanghai & Yuyuan Garden

Dentists may attend the Congress. Visit the riverfront with its 1930’s European-style Bund, Old Shanghai and the Yuyuan Garden. See the new Pudong area. Visit the World War II Jewish Quarters.   (B/L)

September 2

Shanghai

Tour historic Luzhi

Dentists may attend the Congress. Drive to Luzhi, a historic old town with its beautiful waterways and ancients bridges. A walk in this ancient town brings you tranquility. Return to Shanghai in the evening. (B/L)

September 3

Shanghai

Congress
Acrobatic Show

Dentists may attend the Congress. Others will have a free day to explore this fascinating city. Tonight, enjoy an amazing acrobatic show. (B)     

September 4

Shanghai
Guilin

Reed Flute Cave
Elephant Trunk Hill

Fly to Guilin, a city of limestone formations. Visit the Reed Flute Cave and the Elephant Trunk Hill.                      4* Guilin Bravo Hotel (B/L)

September 5

Guilin
Chengdu

Li River cruise

A Li River cruise gives stunning views of some of China’s most beautiful scenery. (B/L)

September 6

Chengdu
Xi'an

Tour Chengdu

Fly to Chengdu, the mostly leisurely paced provincial capital city in China. Tour Chengdu in the afternoon. 5* Crowne Plaza Chengdu City Centre (B/L)

September 7

Xian

Visit Giant Pandas

Visit the Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Travel to Xi’an by the world class Chinese high-speed train. 5* Sheraton Hotel Xi’an North City (B/L/D)

September 8

Xi'an
Beijing

Terra Cotta Warriors
Tang dynasty show

Over 6,000 different human figures, the Terra Cotta Warriors, were buried for an emperor in 211 BC. A Tang Dynasty show is a tour highlight. (B/L/D)

September 9

Beijing

Wild Goose Pagoda
Grand Mosque

Visit China’s only intact City Wall, Wild Goose Pagoda and the unique Grand Mosque. Later, fly to Beijing. 5* Crowne Plaza Beijing Wangfujing (B/L)   

September 10

Beijing

Tienanmen Square, Forbidden City & Temple of Heaven

Walk in Tienanmen Square. Visit the Forbidden City and the Temple of Heaven. (B/L) 

September 11

Beijing

Visit Great Wall
Peking Duck feast

Climb the Great Wall which is over 2,300 years old and nearly 3,000 miles long. See the fascinating stone figures along the Sacred Road. Tonight, dine on Peking Duck.  (B/L/D)

September 12

Beijing

Free day

This is a free day for you to explore China’s capital. (B)

September 13

Beijing
Canada

Disembarkation
Arrive in Canada

Fly to Canada. (B/infl. meals)

What’s Included

KNOW THE WORLD tour pricing includes the following:
  • international & in-country flights
  • deluxe coaches 
  • breakfast every day PLUS many lunches and dinners (see the Detailed Itinerary)
  • Tour Director from Canada
  • Top notch local, English speaking guides
Please compare our prices to similar tours and you will see that KTW offers remarkable value. When you check prices, be aware that many similar tours do not include transoceanic airfare.

What’s Not Included

Note that tour prices do not include the following:
  • airline baggage charges
  • meals not specified (see the Detailed Itinerary)
  • beverages and liquors
  • laundry
  • telephone calls
  • personal items
  • insurance
  • tips for drivers and guides

Program

2020 FDI CONGRESS & KNOW CHINA TOUR
Departure City Standard Early Bird
Vancouver $5,545 $5,295
Toronto $6,155 $5,995
Single Supplement $820 $820

*Prices are $CDN and listed per person based on double occupancy.
*Early bird prices are available until February 15, 2020

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