Hong Kong: Day Trip to Shenzhen City and Theme Parks
- Pickup available
- Duration: 10 hours
Enjoy a full-day tour starting with a pick-up at your hotel. Start your exploration at Dapeng Fortress. Listen to the insightful stories about this cultural and historical relic and meander through the old village first built in 1394. 20-minute-walk away is Jiaochangwei seashore, where you will enjoy two hours of quality leisure time at the popular beach area. Later you will set out back for downtown Shenzhen to visit Dongmen Old Street. In this food street frequented by both locals and visitors, browse for your preferred Chinese snacks and drinks. Your tour will end in Dongmen Old Street at 18:00 PM. You are free to choose between staying there to explore the nightlife, or head back to your hotel by public transportation.
At 8 am, your guide will meet you in your hotel lobby in Shenzhen, then start city tour. Firstly you will go to Shenzhen Museum to view the exhibitions for the city and some relics from this area. Moreover you will learn how the city developed so quickly in the past 30 year in the exhibition hall of the modern Shenzhen. Then you will be transferred to Dafen Village where there are many oil paintings selling here,it is very impressive to view that many painting studios and shops assembled at one spot. Lunch is included at local restaurant. Then you will head to Shenzhen Splendid China Folk Culture Village to spend the rest of the day to learn different ethnic groups in China and their folk culture. Afterwards you will be transferred back to your hotel where the trip concludes.
The hotel pick-up time is between 07:00 to 07:30 after which you will take a first class train to Shenzhen. You will be escorted by a tour guide from Hong Kong at all time till you come back to Hong Kong. The first stop is Shenzhen Museum of History & Folk Center. It has more than 20,000 pieces of cultural relics, showing the civilization of China and historic materials about the development history of Shenzhen. Dim Sum Lunch will be served at Shangri-la Hotel. Then you will go to the most famous theme park in Shenzhen: Splendia China & China Folk Culture Villages. There are more than 70 famous scenic wonders from China in miniature. This is the world's largest display of miniature landmarks. You will enjoy 2 shows of folk arts, customs, dances, etc. Transfer back to Hong Kong by coach and first class train. Service ends at Hung Hom MTR station.
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