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Orthodoxou Travel

Lufthansa City Center

Telephone: +357 24 841 100
Fax:
+357 24 841 008
Email:
travel@orthodoxou.com.cy

Orthodoxou Tower, 44 United Nations Street,
6042 Larnaca
Cyprus
DATES FROM TO CARRIER FLIGHT TIME
10/7, 17/7, 24/7, 31/7, 7/8, 14/8 LARNACA DUBAI EMIRATES EK 110 20:05-01:00+
11/7, 18/7, 25/7, 1/8, 8/8, 15/8 DUBAI BEIJING EMIRATES EK 306 03:55 -15:25
19/7, 26/7, 4/8, 11/8, 18/8, 25/8 SHANGHAI DUBAI EMIRATES EK 303 00:05 - 04:55
19/7, 26/7, 4/8, 11/8, 18/8, 25/8 DUBAI LARNACA EMIRATES EK 109 07:55 - 11:10

Program:

DAY 1-2: LARNACA - BEIJING

Meeting at Larnaca Airport and departure for Beijing with intermediate aircraft change. Arrival in Beijing, transfer and arrangement at the hotel. Time for rest. Overnight stay.


DAY 3: BEIJING - TIEN AN MEN-FORBIDDEN CITY - SUMMER PALACE

Breakfast and departure for a monument - National symbol, Tiananmen Square or Skyanne Square. In China's national symbol, which is considered the largest square in the world, we will see Mao's giant portrait inviting us to the purple walls and from there to the inside of the forbidden city. The legendary state of the 9999 halls hosted two imperial dynasties of Ming and King. We continue for the Summer Palace built during the last imperial Chinese dynasty, Qing. The Summer Palace with the picturesque lake Kouming, which is today the largest park in the country. We finish our current tour by visiting a pearl factory. Overnight stay.


DAY 4: BEIJING - GREAT WALL - GRAVES MING

Breakfast and we start with a tour of the Great Wall. Arrive at Juyongguan where we will have the opportunity to walk to the paved wall and mindfully move into the turbulent era of dynasties. Then we suggest you wander for a while in the area's outdoor market. We continue to visit the tombs of the Ming Dynasty and walk on the sacred road with mythical animals - the guardians of graves - and the mandarins. Upon our return to Beijing, we will pass from the "Bird's Nest", the famous Olympic Stadium. In the evening we will enjoy our dinner with the famous Beijing Duck in a local restaurant.


DAY 5: BEIJING - XI AN

After breakfast we will be taken to the station to board the state-of-the-art Jinghu train to take us to Xi'an, the city's treasury of Chinese culture. Arrival, pick up and visit the Buddhist Monastery with the Great Goose Pagoda. Transfer to the hotel and overnight.


DAY 6: TERRACOTTA WARRIORS

After breakfast, we will visit the largest archaeological discovery of the 20th century, the legendary clay army, the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its discovery was made in 1974 by farmers in the area trying to open a well. This miracle will be visited today, the 6,000-kilometer army museum of natural magnitude guarded at the Mausoleum of China's first emperor, Qin Shi Huang, who died about 2,300 years ago. Then we will visit the well-preserved walls of the Ming Dynasty. Return to the hotel. Overnight.


DAY 7: SHANGHAI

Breakfast. Will be transferred to the train station to board the Jinghu ultramodern train which will take us to Shanghai. The path that we will follow will give you images of unprecedented beauty. Arrival, transfer to hotel. You can take a stroll in the center of the old town and try jasmine tea in one of the city's many tea shops. Overnight.


DΑΥ 8: SHANGHAI

Breakfast and acquaintance with Shanghai. We begin with a visit to the Shanghai Museum, then follow the city's sights, including the Yu Yuan Garden in the Old Town, enjoy a cruise on the river, the Buddhist monastery where we see the rare artwork - the Buddha statue - made of white jade, the sweet and full of understanding, the wonderful squares and the old neighborhoods. Finally, we will also visit the silk factory. Time free and we suggest you visit the Tower of Television, which is 263 meters high, for a stunning view of the city. Overnight.


DAY 9: SHANGHAI - SUZHOU - SHANGHAI

Today we will have a one-day excursion that will bring us to the water state, the nearby Sutsou. The city of water, rice and silk, built in 14 channels with 350 stone bridges, was named after Marco Polo when it was visited as "Venice of the East" and is famous for its traditional Chinese gardens. The walking tour of the picturesque narrow streets of the old town and the boating on the main of its innumerable canals will delight you. In the afternoon we return to Shanghai. In the evening we recommend an acrobatic program where Chinese acrobats are famous for their craftsmanship. Overnight.


DΑΥ 10-11: SHANGHAI - LARNACA

Breakfast and free time at your disposal to complete your purchases. The rooms will be available until 6:00 in the afternoon. Transfer to Shanghai airport to take the flight to Larnaca with a stopover. Arrival to Larnaca on day 11.

DATES DOUBLE SINGLE TRIPLE CHILD (UNDER 12)
10/7, 17/7, 24/7 €1745 €2165 €1745 €1599
31/7, 7/8, 14/8 €1795 €2215 €1795 €1649

Included:

  • Airline ticket Larnaca-Beijing and Shanghai-Larnaca with a stopover.
  • Transportation Beijing-Xian-Xian and Shanghai with ultramodern train Jinghu.
  • Airport taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • A bag of up to 30 pounds and a hand bag of up to 7 pounds.
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Beijing at a selected 4 * hotel.
  • Accommodation for 2 nights in Xi'an at a selected 4 * hotel.
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Shanghai at a selected 4 * hotel.
  • Use room until 6:00 in the afternoon the last day.
  • Buffet breakfast every day.
  • Beijing duck dinner at a selected local restaurant.
  • Transport, tours and tours as mentioned in the program.
  • Local English speaking guides.
  • Experienced Greek-speaking leader / escort.
  • Entry permissions at the visits.
  • VAT

NOT included:

  • Tips and portails.
  • Drinks with the meals.
  • Visa costs.
  • Travel insurance optional.
  • Anything not mentioned in the program or referred to as optional or suggested.

Important information

  • Visa issuance requires: € 35 per person, 1 photo and a passport valid for at least 6 months from the date of entry into the country. They must be delivered to our offices at least 25 days before departure.

Terms and Cancelation Policy

  • Prices are subject to changes
  • Cancellation of participation up to 45 days before departure withholding 50 Euro for operating expenses.
  • Cancellation between 44 and 30 days prior to departure, withhold 30% of the travel value.
  • Cancellation between 29 and 21 days before departure, withhold 50% of the travel value.
  • Cancellation 20 days and until departure, deduction of the entire amount of the travel value.
  • In case of no show, deduction of the entire amount of the travel value.
  • For charter flights, cruises, skiing, exhibitions, conferences and similar international events, cancellation fees up to 100% of their value regardless of the date of cancellation notification.