Great tour of Asia, visiting the Christina sites in Hong Kong, Macau, once the stronghol of the Jesuits and spread of Christianity to Asia, and then we explore Philippinne which celebrate a 500 aniversary of the Christianiy in the country.
Visiting Manila, Iliilo and the Island of Boracay.
Departure date: January 29. 2019 with possible extension to Ambasadors tour of Philippinne.
IF YOU HAVE THE OWN GROUP (16+) YOU CAN CHOOSE THE OTHER DEPARTURE DATES.
Day-1. DEPARTURE CANADA: Afternoon / overnight flight to Hong Kong
Day-2. HONG KONG: Early afternoon arrival and transfer to the city. Short panoramic tour to see Kowloon City, the Avenue of the Stars, and the Cathedral. Then to your hotel on the shores of Hong Kong Island, next to Maritime Museum and the bay. B/D.
Day-3. HONG KONG: Short ride to ride to station Central and start with unique Mid Central Escalator system which consist of 20 escalators & 3 inclined moving walkways, which will bring you close to Pick Tram station. Then board the hill-train for great ride to the Peak, for amazing view over the city. Then back to Central and Holy Mass at St. John’s Cathedral. Later board Star Ferry, cross the bay to visit West Kowloon and Harbour City shopping Mall, a shopping paradise of Hong Kong.. Then enjoy a spectacular light show of illuminated building of the Island. B.
Day-4. MACAU EXCURSION: You will be some of first Canadians which will travel to Macau over the new Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau bridge which will be open at the end of 2018.Then panoramic tour to see the sites of this city, once the stronghold of Portuguese expansion to Asia, and the first Catholic Diocese in Asia. Visit the remains of St. Paul Church, the Cathedral, Send Square, Colonial Macau, the Eiffel Tower of Macau and Panda Pavilion. Then some free time in Venetian, the biggest Casino complex in the world with lakes, canals, gondoliers casino an complex of over 2,400 shops under the same roof. Late return to Hong Kong. B
Day-5. HONG KONG-MANILA-ILOILO: Early flight to Manila. Arrival before noon and connection flight to Iloilo. Welcome to Palay Island and the city with numerous Spanish colonial buildings. Check in at your centrally located hotel, and after refreshment join your leader for tour along the Esplanade. B/D
Day-6. ILOILO: Tour of this beautiful colonial city. During the tour see: Jako Plaza, the Cathedral, Malo Church, Calle Real, reminder of the “Old days”, the Malo Mansion and Ste Ane Parish Church, Holy Mass in the church, and free time. B/D.
Day-7. ILOILO-BORACAY: Travel through Central Panay to Katiclan and ferry crossing to Boracay Island, “the Paradise of Philippine” your home for the next two days. B/D.
Day-8. BORACAY: Free day on the beaches B.
Day-9. BORACAY-MANILA: Transfer to Katiclan airport for your one hour flight to Manila. Upon arrival panoramic tour of the city to see the main sites like: Rizal Park, Fort Santiago, the colonial area of the city, San Augustin Church, Quezon Memorial Circle and San Sebastian. B/D
Day-10. DEPARTURE: Your return flight to Canada, or stay for another 8 days and join the Ambassadors Tour of Philippine.
Our Tour hotels are never far from where you need to go. We choose only the best hotels in centralized locations so you can get on with your tour.
With every group tour we provide you will see all the best attractions and some you might not even know. These attractions are just steps away from your hotel:
St. John's Cathedral - Avenue of the Stars - the Peak - Zhuhai Bridge - the Cathedral of Macau, St. Paul's Church - St. Anne's Parish Church - Calle Real - Boracay Island tour - St. Augustin Church
Your tour is important to us and we provide the most inclusive tour possible. This student group tour includes the following:
-round trip airfare
-airport taxes based on present fees
-flights: Manila-Iloilo & Kalibo-Manila
-8 nights in hotels
-8 dinners or lunches
-Holy Mass in 6 churches
-tours of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Macau, Manila Iliilo
-Mariden tour director
not included: travel insurance and tips: US$ 8 per person/day