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Nov 02 - Nov 16 - 2022 ( Bali is an Option )

HongKong  , Bangkok , Pattaya  ( Thailand ) -  Penang, Kualalumpur, Melaka ( Malaysia )  Singapore,  Denpasar, ( Bali )  
 

Day 1, Wed   Arrive in Hong Kong. Meet by representative Transfer to  Hotel. ( D )
 

Checkin - Enjoy the day at leisure
 

Night Tour with Dinner Cruise and Symphony of  Lights &  Sound  Show
 
In the late afternoon, pick up for a night tour. This tour provides you the chance to truly experience the beauty of Hong Kong from a different perspective. You will get to see Hong Kong from Sky (Observation Wheel), Land (Temple Street Night Market), and Sea ( Dinner on Harbour Cruise).
 
First, visit the 60m-high Observation Wheel to enjoy the great views of the spectacular Hong Kong harbor, follow by a visit to a popular local bazaar, Temple Street where you can browse for a bargain and check out street theatre performances. Finish the day off by having an international buffet on a leisurely cruise –Enjoy the A Symphony of Lights multimedia light and sound show, which is best viewed from where you are – upon the harbor itself. 


Day  2 - Thur     Hong Kong   (B/D)  


In the afternoon, pick up for the afternoon Hong Kong Island tour. 
 

This tour will provide you with a good orientation of Hong Kong Island. The tour circles the beautiful island with a panoramic Peak Tram ride up to the Victoria Peak and Sky Terrace 428 viewing platform, where the harbor and the city sprawl in front of you. Tour continues to Aberdeen Fishing Village, home of “Boat People” whose lifestyle has not changed much since the early days of their settlement in Hong Kong (An optional sampan ride is also available at our guests’ own expense). 

        En route, you will be able to view the most popular beach in town, the Repulse BayBeach, and pay a visit to an exquisite award jewelry factory - TSL, the recipient of the Outstanding QTS Merchant Award for more than 10 years and counting, where the world’s famous jewelry-setting art is made. You will finish your tour of Hong Kong Island by visiting Stanley Market, where you can stroll through Stanley’s famous seaside village bazaar. 

 
Enjoy the evening at your leisure.
Dinner  and  Overnight  Regal  Kowloon Hotel or similar


 
Day  3- Fri Hong Kong Departure, Bangkok Arrival ( B,D )
 
Post breakfast Enjoy free time before your departure
Transfer to Hong Kong Airport to board your flight to Bangkok


Met upon arrival at  Bangkok Airport.
Transfer to Hotel  for Check-in  

Evening -  Chao Phraya River Dinner Cruise 

Overnight  Royal  Orchid  Sheraton     


 
Day 4  -Sat - Bangkok - Full  day  City Tour  with  Shopping time   ( B / L )

                          
Post breakfast. Visit the famous Royal Grand Palace with the Emerald Buddha Temple. Later, stroll through Chinatown for a more local experience. Way, PO Massage (at own expense)
Next, you will also pay a visit to the Mosques and see the colorful flower and vegetable markets with free shopping time  
    

 Highlights
 

 Emerald Buddha, Royal Grand Palace, Ton Son Mosque, Haroon Masjid

 Chinatown,  Shopping time at Phahurat Market ( Little India )

Overnight  Royal  Orchid  Sheraton     
 

 

Day 5 - Sun - Full-Day  Tour  with  Lunch ( B,L)
 

 Visit 

Dameon  Saduak  Floating Market 

Lunch at a fine restaurant en route

 Erawan  Waterfalls, Tham  Khao  Bin Limestone  Cave.

Drive to Pattaya for Overnight

Siam   Bayshore  Resort  and  Spa


 
 Day  6 -  Mon - Pattaya  ( B / D )  
   
Half-Day Pattaya City Tour

bbq  dinner  at  Hotel  
Evening -  Alcazar  Cabaret  Show  -  

Overnight -  Siam  Bayshore  Resort  and  Spa

 


Day 7 - Tue - Pattaya - Bangkok - Departure    Penang – Arrival  [ B / L ]
                           
am - At leisure  Check out. ( B / L )

Lunch at a fine restaurant before departure 

Drive to  Bangkok Airport for departure flight  at 7.45 pm

Met upon arrival. Transfer to Hotel for Overnight

Eastern and Oriental Hotel Penang

 

Day  08 -  Wed - Penang   [ B/D ]

Breakfast is served at the hotel.

0900hrs, pick up from the hotel and proceed for 
 

Penang Highlights Discovery
 

Visit Penang’s Chowrast wet market, famous for its fresh seafood and wet floors as a result of a ton of melted ice that keeps the catch fresh. Adjoining the seafood market you can purchase exotic local fresh fruits and vegetables and drink fresh coconut and eat the infamous (and smelly!) durian fruit. Go bargain hunting at Lorong Thrift market where you’ll find a magical mix of everything, from kitchenware to clothes and everything in between! Strike it lucky by finding a small treasure, you’ll be sure to leave with lots of happy memories.


Besides the beach, the cultural and heritage-rich streets, Penang boasts of a cool hill as well. Simply named Penang Hill, it is about 2750 feet above sea level and is the oldest hill resort in the country. A funicular train dating back to 1923 and has since been upgraded, functions to bring passengers to the top. The train ride is an experience in itself, coupled with the colorful flora you’ll see. In case the train is under scheduled maintenance, the tour will be replaced by exploring the Botanical Garden as well as the Reclining Buddha. Followed by a visit to the Kek Lok Si temple and the tortoise pond.
 

After the tour, transfer back to the hotel.
 

Dinner  and  Overnight  at  Eastern  and  Oriental  Hotel  Penang

 

Day  09 - Thur Penang / Kuala Kangsar / Kuala Lumpur  [B/L]
 

Pick up: 1.30 pm  after check out 
 
Check-out from hotel and overland short journey to Kuala Kangsar Town – The royal town of Perak, Malaysia. It is the main town in the administrative district of Kuala Kangsar. We make a brief visit to see the gilded dome of Ubudiah Mosque, the impressive Iskandariah Palace and the Istana Kenangan. 

Lunch  en route 

Onwards continue the overland journey to Kuala Lumpur 

Overnight Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur 


Day 10 - Fri Kuala Lumpur   ( B / L ) 


Post breakfast proceed for KL Countryside Discovery 


Highlights:

Time to make friends with folks out of the city at the Batik Factory and understand the intricacy of producing this Malaysian traditional cloth. Be enthralled with the works of nature at the Batu Caves limestone temple and the animals that inhabit it. The tour also includes a drive past to Ambassadors Row and The Royal Selangor Pewter Factory & Visitors Centre.

    
Enjoy  lunch  at a  fine  restaurant 

Thereafter proceed for  KL  City  Discovery


Highlights

See the influential structures of KL city in one quick trip as each monument has its story to share. Admire the architectural brilliance and landscapes. Hop on this tour that will take you to the National Monument, King’s Palace, National Museum, Independence Square, Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, and choose to have a snapshot at the Petronas Twin Towers or National Mosque.

    
Overnight Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur 

 

Day 11 - Sat Kuala Lumpur - At  Leisure  
     

To catch up on shopping, relaxation, etc 

Evening  Dinner and  Cultural Show
 
At 19:00 hrs, pick up from the hotel and transfer to a local restaurant, savor the taste of Malay cuisine inspired from traditional specialties accompanied by live Malaysian Cultural Dance performances. Transfer back to the hotel by 2200hrs after dinner, rest & relax.


 Overnight Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur 

 


Day 12  - Sun - Kuala Lumpur /  Malacca  (  B / D  )


Post  breakfast continues the overland journey to Malacca 


Highlights:- Putrajaya

Beyond KL City lies Putrajaya, the nation’s administrative capital. Dubbed the “Garden City, IntelligentCity”, Putrajaya is a self-sufficient township with much thought put into each building, resulting in contrasting architectural creations. A trip to Putrajaya takes you on a drive through the nature-enriched boulevards, the Prime Minister’s Office, and Official Residence. Plus, the cannot-be-missed majestic Putra Mosque and Putra Bridge, a popular backdrops for photography. Complete your visit with a memorable cruise trip down the serene Putrajaya Lake, an incredible man-made wonder spanning across 650 hectares of beautiful waters and exotic wetlands


Drive to Melaka for Dinner and Overnight 

Hotel   Casa  Del  Rio  Melaka

 

Day 13 - Mon Malacca   [ B / L ]


 After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed for Malacca City Tour


 Highlights:

People constantly flock to the birthplace of Malaysia. Its strategic location led to an economic boom, great enough to cause nations to fight for ruling rights. It is through 600 years of various European influences that gave birth to a unique heritage, customs and lifestyle of the local folks, landing it the UNESCO Heritage site recognition. Malacca was also the state where Malaysia’s declaration of Independence was held. The tour highlights St Peter’s Church, Porta De Santiago, and the ruins of St Paul’s Church, Dutch Administration office, Cheng HoonTeng Temple,Jonker Street & Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum.

                      
Nyonya lunch is served at a local restaurant in the interval.


Overnight  at  Casa Del  Rio Melaka

Day  14 - Tues Malacca /  Singapore   [B / D ]

Post breakfast, depart overland journey to Singapore via Johor Bahru 2nd Link  (border in between Singapore & Malaysia)
         
Visit Sultan Abu Bakr Mosque in Johar Bahru 


After the immigration and customs clearance, enter Singapore

  
Upon check-in , we depart for our Singapore Night Out  with Dinner

Highlights

Wander along the narrow lanes of the Night Markets @ Chinatown 
Enjoy Trishaw Ride along with Vibrant Bugis Village and Bustling Streets of 
Little India.Cruise along the Singapore River on a Bumboat at Clarke Quay


Overnight  - Swissotel  Merchant  Court  ( Clarks Quay ) Singapore    

Day 15  -  Wed - Singapore ( B, L )
 

Breakfast is served at the hotel.
 

1.30 pm Meet at hotel lobby & proceed for Singapore City Tour
 

Highlights

Drive around the Civic District, Pass by the Padang, Singapore Cricket Club, Historic Parliament House, and National Gallery which consists of former City Hall and Supreme Court

Stop at  Merlion  Park, Enjoy views of Marina Bay, Visit  Thian Hock Keng Temple, Drive past Chinatown, Walk past shops at Little India offering a variety of orchid garlands

Proceed to Singapore Botanical Gardens, Unesco World Heritage Site, and walk through the National Orchid Gardens. 


Break for Dinner

Proceed to the world's premier tropical waterfront Gardens by the Bay
 
Highlights

Admission to the Flower Dome, the largest greenhouse in the World
Admission to Marina Bay Sands Skypark ( weather permitting )
Watch the SuperTree Grove come alive with a display of light and sound


Overnight  - Swissotel  Merchant  Court  ( Clarks Quay ) Singapore    

 


Day 16    Thur - OPTION  - Singapore /  Bali  ( B / D ) 
 

Breakfast is served at the Hotel. Check-out from hotel and transfer to Singapore  Airport  for departure flight home or Take an Optional Trip to Denpasar, Bali

                                         
Upon arrival,  Meet and  Assist  at Airport  Proceed to Hotel  for  check-in    

Dinner at  Hotel.  

Overnight  Hyatt Regency Sanur Beach Bali


                          
Day   17   - Fri -  Bali   ( B / L ) 

Post Breakfast, Enjoy a Full Day Tour of  Kintamani Uluwatu with lunch
 
Highlights  Watch barong dan keris dance,* Tegal Alang rice terrace .* Kintamani for view mount Batur .* Uluwatu temple 
                                        

Overnight  Hyatt  Regency Sanur Beach Bali

 


Day 18 -Sat Bali   ( B / L )

          
Post  Breakfast  enjoy  a  Full  Day City Tour  of  Northern  Bali  with  lunch

Highlights - * Ulun Danu beaten temple,* Ratnagiri hidden hill 
banyumala waterfall ,* brahma vihara arama ,* banjar hot spring 

          
Overnight  Hyatt  Regency Sanur  Beach Bali

 

                          
Day  19 -Sun Bali   (  B / D )    
     
am  - Post breakfast enjoy a half-day tour of Ubud inc shopping

 

Highlights -    Royal Palace, Celuk Village for Gold and Silver Art
Visit  Ubud  Market for shopping. Head back to the Hotel  

 

Enjoy a 2 hour Spa and Massage package
Evening, Enjoy fresh Seafood Dinner on Jimbaran Beach 

 

Overnight  Hyatt  Regency  Sanur  Beach  Bali

                                          

Day  20  - Mon - Day  At  Leisure - ( B ) - Late checkout
                    
Head to the Airport to board your flight for your onward journey   
Or extend your stay, should you wish