Take short break to China?

Tuesday, 14 February 2012 2:24 PM

Yes, you heard it right, a short break to China. Wendy Wu Tours, in partnership with Etihad Airways has created the ultimate short break to China, which requires just one day off from work.

With the new Etihad route to Chengdu, the capital of the Sichuan province in central China, travellers are able to take a four day break to the region costing just £995 per person, including return flights, transfers, accommodation, meals and guided tours.

The short break takes in the key sights of the area including the famous Grand Buddha and a visit to the Chengdu Panda Reserve to get up close to China’s most iconic animal.
The trip begins with an overnight flight on a Thursday evening, allowing a full working day beforehand, and arrives early evening local time on Friday, where you have time to relax in your hotel and explore.

On the Saturday visitors are taken on a guided tour of Leshan to visit the world’s largest stone Buddha, standing at over 70m tall and carved into the side of a mountain. The day culminates in a traditional Sichuanese meal at a restaurant.

The last day of the trip features a trip to the famous Chengdu Panda Reserve, a leading panda conservation reserve, where visitors will get the chance to feed or help out with the pandas and then visit the UNESCO listed Dujiangyan Irrigation Project, before taking a night flight back to London.

Flights will arrive back in London at 07:20am Monday morning, just in time to get in to the office for 9am.

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