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Singapore. Singapore
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 86.2 88.2 88.9 89.1 88.9 88.3 87.6 87.6 87.6 88 87.1 86
Average Low 73.9 74.5 75 75.9 76.6 76.6 76.3 76.1 75.6 75.4 74.7 74.3
Average Rainfall 9.575 6.295 7.311 7.043 6.744 6.382 6.248 6.906 6.661 7.63 10.114 11.315
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT+08:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Singapore Dollar
$1.00 USD = $1.36 SGD
Visa requirement
No
Bangkok. Thailand
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 90.5 91.9 93.7 95.7 93.9 92.5 91.8 91.2 91 90.7 90.3 89.1
Average Low 72.7 75.9 78.6 80.4 79.3 79 78.3 77.9 77 76.6 75 71.6
Average Rainfall 0.524 0.787 1.657 3.598 9.752 6.185 6.894 8.634 13.161 11.5 1.949 0.248
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT+07:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Thai Baht
$1.00 USD = 34.05 THB
Visa requirement
Yes Apply
Hong Kong. China
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 65.5 66 70.5 77 83.1 86.4 88.5 88 86.2 82 75.4 68.4
Average Low 58.1 59 63 69.4 75.4 79.2 80.2 79.9 78.4 74.7 67.6 60.6
Average Rainfall 0.972 2.142 3.236 6.878 11.996 17.957 14.823 17.016 12.898 3.972 1.48 1.055
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT+08:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Hong Kong Dollar
$1.00 USD = $7.75 HKD
Visa requirement
No
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Wonders of the Orient

10 days/8 nights - from $2,320 per person including airfare from West Coast
Take an 8-night trip and visit the major cities of the Orient, starting with Singapore, where you visit the botanical garden and the diverse streets of this cosmopolitan city. Then fly to Bangkok, where you see the Temple of the Golden Buddha and the Temple of Dawn. Afterward, fly to Hong Kong and visit Victoria Peak and Aberdeen’s floating community. Starting from $2320, including air, with weekly guaranteed departures.

Day 1, Tuesday - USA/Singapore
Depart the USA via Cathay Pacific Airways trans-Pacific flight for Singapore. Cross the International Date Line.

Day 2, Wednesday - Singapore
Upon arrival in Singapore, you are met and transferred to your hotel. (York/Mandarin Orchard)

Day 3, Thursday - Singapore
This morning's city tour of Singapore includes its bustling waterfront, the botanic garden's orchid collection, China Town and Little India. (B)

Day 4, Friday - Singapore/Bangkok
Transfer to the airport for your onward flight to Bangkok. Upon arrival you are met and escorted to your hotel. (Century Park/Royal Orchid Sheraton) (B)

Day 5, Saturday - Bangkok
Morning city tour includes visits to some of the most renowned Buddhist temples: the Temple of the Golden Buddha and the huge Reclining Buddha at Wat Po. Balance of day at leisure. (B)

Day 6, Sunday - Bangkok
Full day at leisure to explore the city on your own. Or take an optional cruise along the Chao Phraya River to the Temple of Dawn. (B)

Day 7, Monday - Bangkok/Hong Kong
Morning transfer to the airport for your flight to Hong Kong on Cathay Pacific. You are met and transferred to your hotel. (Park/Harbour Grand) (B)

Day 8, Tuesday - Hong Kong
A morning sightseeing tour of this busy island takes you to Stanley Market, Repulse Bay and Aberdeen's floating community, and includes a view from atop Victoria Peak. Remainder of day at leisure. (B)

Day 9, Wednesday - Hong Kong
Full day at leisure for independent sightseeing or shopping. Or you may choose an optional tour to visit mainland China or Macau. (B)

Day 10, Thursday - Hong Kong/USA
Transfer to the airport for your return flight to the USA on board Cathay Pacific, arriving home the same day. (B)

Departure DatesLand & Air *
San Francisco
Land & Air *
Los Angeles
Land Only *Single Supplement
March 7, 14, 21, 28
$2425 FC
$2850 D
$2425 FC
$2850 D
$1590 FC
$2015 D
$835 FC
$1165 D
April 4, 11, 18, 25
$2425 FC
$2710 D
$2425 FC
$2710 D
$1590 FC
$1875 D
$835 FC
$1025 D
May 2, 9, 16, 23
$2320 FC
$2710 D
$2320 FC
$2710 D
$1485 FC
$1875 D
$730 FC
$1025 D
May 30
June 6, 13, 20, 27
$2750 FC
$3135 D
$2750 FC
$3135 D
$1485 FC
$1875 D
$730 FC
$1025 D
May 30
June 6, 13, 20, 27
$2750 FC
$3135 D
$2750 FC
$3135 D
$1485 FC
$1875 D
$730 FC
$1025 D
July 4, 11, 18, 25
August 1, 8, 15
$2750 FC
$3135 D
$2750 FC
$3135 D
$1485 FC
$1875 D
$730 FC
$1025 D
August 22, 29
$2320 FC
$2710 D
$2320 FC
$2710 D
$1485 FC
$1875 D
$730 FC
$1025 D
September 5, 12, 19, 26
$2425 FC
$2710 D
$2425 FC
$2710 D
$1590 FC
$1875 D
$835 FC
$1025 D
October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
$2535 FC
$2790 D
$2535 FC
$2790 D
$1695 FC
$1955 D
$945 FC
$1095 D
November 7, 14, 21, 28
December 5
$2435 FC
$2870 D
$2435 FC
$2870 D
$1595 FC
$2035 D
$845 FC
$1185 D
December 12, 19
$2885 FC
$3420 D
$2885 FC
$3420 D
$1495 FC
$2035 D
$740 FC
$1185 D
December 26
$2435 FC
$2895 D
$2435 FC
$2895 D
$1595 FC
$2060 D
$845 FC
$1210 D
2018
January 2, 9
$2435 FC
$2895 D
$2435 FC
$2895 D
$1595 FC
$2060 D
$845 FC
$1210 D
January 16, 23, 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
$2330 FC
$2815 D
$2330 FC
$2815 D
$1495 FC
$1980 D
$740 FC
$1130 D
March 6, 13, 20, 27
$2435 FC
$2870 D
$2435 FC
$2870 D
$1595 FC
$2035 D
$845 FC
$1185 D
  • Land & Air prices include government taxes and fees. Hotels are FC (first-class) and D (deluxe), as indicated.

Tour Features

  • Round trip trans-Pacific airfare via Cathay Pacific Airways coach class
  • Local airfare as per itinerary
  • Round trip airport transfers
  • 3 nights stay in a double occupancy room in Bangkok and Hong Kong
  • 2 nights stay in a double occupancy room in Singapore
  • Hotel taxes and service charges included
  • Extensive sightseeing tours by coach/car with English-speaking guide and admission fees in each location as per itinerary: morning city tour in each city
  • Breakfast daily
  • Airline fuel surcharge (subject to change) and government taxes and fees

Rates do not include

  • Any expenses of personal nature such as tips, laundry, table drinks, telephone calls, etc.
  • Optional Travel Insurance
  • Any item not mentioned above

Remarks

  • First Class (FC): York (Singapore), Century Park (Bangkok), Park (Hong Kong)
  • Deluxe (D): Mandarin Orchard (Singapore), Royal Orchid Sheraton (Bangkok), Harbour Grand (Hong Kong)
  • If above hotels or Cathay Pacific Airways are not available at the time of reservation, alternative hotels at the same category or airlines could be used. Prices may differ.
  • During trade fairs season and during Christmas and New Year’s Days, some hotels may require surcharges. The prices may increase.
  • Ticket(s) must be issued and full payment must be received 90 days prior to departure
  • Major credit cards accepted; credit card authorization required
  • Change and cancellation penalty ($250-$600 per person) apply once ticketed; Pacific Holidays’ general cancellation policy applies
  • Hotel upgrades, additional hotel nights, extensions to all Asian destinations and add-on air fares from various US cities are available

Macau Extension
3 Days/2 Nights

Day 1, Hong Kong/Macau
Transfer from Hong Kong hotel to pier and sail via TurboJet to Macau, on the western side of Pearl River Delta. Arrive and transfer to your hotel. (Grand Emperor Macau/Mandarin Oriental)

Day 2, Macau
Today’s full-day tour includes visits to the statue of Kum Iam, the goddess of mercy; Macau Tower; A-Ma Temple, and the ruins of St. Paul’s Cathedral. Take a walking tour from St. Paul’s to the historic city center. Also, make a short visit to one of Macau’s famous casinos. Tour pick-up and drop-off is at pier. Take your hotel complimentary shuttle to get to the pier. (B/L)

Day 3, Macau/Hong Kong
Transfer to the pier and return to Hong Kong via TurboJet. Return to your hotel in Hong Kong or transfer to airport for your onward flight. (B)

Dates and Rates

The following Land & Air prices include Government Taxes and Fees.

 Tour Cost

 Per Person

 Land & Sea

 $445 FC
 $695 D

 Single Supplement

 $260 FC
 $435 D

Land & Sea prices are based on weekday (Sunday through Thursday) via economy class on Turbo-Jet, day sailing and weekday travel. For weekend hotel stay (Fri and Sat), super class, weekend travel or night sailing, rates are higher.

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