China Experience with Japan Cruising – Small Group Tour.

  • This tour is 15 days long
  • You'll Visit: Shanghai, Kochi, Miyazaki, Kumamoto, Shanghai, Beijing, Sydney,


Cruise ship on the Yangtze river

Love a Cruise?   Boomers on Tour in conjunction with China Travel Service have an economical cruise not to be missed.  Cruising between Shanghai and Japan!    Small group tour suitable for all ages but great for over 55’s.

                                 For just $2700 for 15 days – Cost includes all airfares to China, 6 day Cruise,

all accommodation, tours and most meals.  29th August – 12th September, 2017.




Begin your tour in the exquisite city of Shanghai.  Walk the Bund on the Huangpu River, visit the Old own, tea houses, and tranquil Yu Gardens.   Visit a silk store in the afternoon then the unique Shikumen houses.





Relax on your 6 days cruise travelling from Shanghai to Kochi along the Japanese southern coast line around the islands.  Enjoying the on board activities, spa, massage, good food etc.  Going on shore to visit the hilltop castles, pilgrimage temples and beaches.  Then Miyazaki to enjoy the local seafood delicacies.  And after Kumamoto along the west coast of the island of Kyushu with scenic views and cultural experiences.





Returning to Shanghai and the next few days visiting Hua Gang Park, West Lake and Lingyin Temple.  Not to be missed is the tour of the Longjing Green Tea Plantation.

Gerri at Tea Gardens


Bridge at West Lake

Finally the bullet train to Beijing to see Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden city and the Summer Palace.  Don’t forget The Great Wall, the Bird’s Nest and Water Cube.



We include a visit to a Jade factory and to revive you a free foot massage to die for!!!





Finally a visit to the Temple of Heaven and of course a Pearl farm to round off an excellent tour of China.

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Ring Geraldine on 0402 437 319 for your inquiries.









Day 1 *


Day 1 (29 August): Sydney/Shanghai

Fly from Sydney on QF129 (0935/1830) to Shanghai, the

biggest commercial city in China. Upon arrival, meet your

local guide and transfer to your hotel.

Hotel: Koyal International Hotel or similar 5*

Day 2 *


Group on the Bund

Day 2 (30 August): Shanghai (B, L)

Visit the Bund, a popular promenade along the Huangpu

River.  Afterwards, we will visit the Old Town and tranquil

Yu Garden. Then, in the late afternoon we will visit


Silk Store and Shanghai Xintiandi, featuring the city’s unique “Shikumen” houses.

Hotel: Koyal International Hotel or similar 5*

Day 3 *

Cruise Ship

Day 3 (31 August): Shanghai/Japan (B,D)

Free at leisure till transfer to the pier to board your cruise

ship to Japan.

Day 4 *


Day 4  (01Sep): Cruising at sea (B, L, D)

Whether you seek an adrenaline rush or total tranquility,

our ships have it all. Try rock climbing, bumper cars and

skydiving simulator. Melt away land-based stress with a

spa massage, build a scrapbook of memories or simply

relax by the side of the pool.

Day 5 *


Day 5 (02Sep): Kochi, Japan (B, L, D)


Kochi is a small and friendly city located on the southern

coast of the island of Shikoku in Japan. With hilltop castles,

pilgrimage temples and beautiful beaches, Kochi has

enough attractions to interest all travellers.

Day 6 *


Day 6 (03Sep): Miyazaki Japan (B, L, D)


Port of Call: Miyazaki, Japan Miyazaki, a quiet and relaxing

destination, boasts the second warmest temperatures in

Japan (after Okinawa). It is the ideal place to get off the

beaten track, go swimming in the Pacific and taste the

local seafood delicacies.

Day 7 *


Day 7 (04Sep): Kumamoto, Japan (B, L, D)


Home to one of the largest and most complex castles in

  1. Japan, Kumamoto is a major city located along the west

coast of the island of Kyushu. Offering stunning scenic views

and rich cultural experiences.

Day 8 *


Day 8 (05Sep): Cruising (B, L, D)

Onboard, dining is about more than just food. Think

ambience, variety and the flexibility to decide when and

what you savour.

Day 9 *


Day 9 (06 September): Shanghai (B)

Arrive at the pier in Shanghai early in the morning. Upon

arrival, we will visit the Shanghai Museum then we will

visit Nanjing Road, the biggest pedestrian shopping strip in

China, in the afternoon coach back to hotel.

Hotel: Koyal International Hotel or similar 5*

Day 10 *


Day 10 (07 September): Shanghai-Hangzhou (B, L, D)

Transfer by coach to Hangzhou. Upon arrival, visit the Hua

Gang Park and West Lake.  You will take a short cruise tour

on the West Lake, and then visit Lingyin Temple. Hangzhou

is famous for; you will visit Longjing Green Tea plantation.

Check in at your hotel for 1 night.

Hotel: Hangzhou White Horse Lake Jianguo Hotel or similar 4.5*

Day 11 *


 Day 11 (08 September): Hangzhou=Beijing (B)

After breakfast, take bullet train G46 (0952/1535) to Beijing.

Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel.

Hotel: Sunworld Hotel (4*) or similar

Day 12 *


Day 12 (09 September): Beijing (B, L, D)

Today’s visit includes Tiananmen Square, the largest city  square in the world. From Tiananmen Square and  the Forbidden City. Visit a tea store before lunch, then head to the Summer Palace.

Hotel: Sunworld Hotel (4*) similar

Day 13 *


Day 13 (10 September): Beijing (B, L, D)

In the morning, explore the Juyongguan section of

Great Wall then will stopover at a jade carving factory

After lunch, take an outside view of Bird’s Nest and

Water Cube.  Then visit invigorant store (free foot

massage). After that, visit the famous pedestrian

shopping area — Wangfujing Street.

Hotel: Sunworld Hotel (4*) or similar

Day 14 *


 Day 14 (11 September): Beijing/Sydney (B,D)

After breakfast, free at leisure. In the afternoon, we will visit 

Temple of Heaven and a pearl farm before transfer to the airport

for you flight QF108 at 0015 (12 September) back to Sydney.

Day 15 *


Day 15 (12 September): Australia

Early afternoon arrival in Sydney at 13:50

* Itinerary subject to change

China Experience with Japan Cruising – Small Group Tour. Dates and Prices

Duration: This tour is 15 days long

China Experience with Japan Cruising – Small Group Tour. Tour Dates *
# Tour Duration Twin Occupancy (AUD/pp) Single Supp (AUD/pp)
1 Aug 29, 2017 - Sep 12, 2107 $2,799 $400+900

* Availability and Price subject to change

China Experience with Japan Cruising – Small Group Tour. Tour Dates *
# Tour Dates
1 Aug 29, 2017 - Sep 12, 2107

* Availability and Price subject to change

* Itinerary subject to change

This tour is 15 days long

You'll Visit:

  • Shanghai
  • Kochi
  • Miyazaki
  • Kumamoto
  • Shanghai
  • Beijing
  • Sydney


Just say YES and your tour begins

Book Now: 0402 437 319.