Tours to China from Canada
China, the oldest continuous major world civilization, with records dating back more than 5,000 years, is the unexplored destination for many Canadian tourists. From the north to the south, east and west, Easy Tour China will take you to see a fabulous amalgamation of different history, culture, religion, ethnic group, heritage, wildlife and awesome beautiful landscape.
Encompassing many Buddhism sites of China this is a trip for those who want to understand the Buddhism and its influences in China. Drive from the recent capital Beijing, or to the Tibetan Holy city - Lhasa, or just the busy metropolitan - Shanghai, you will find the remarkable footsteps of Buddha!
This 11 days will surely make you delight: starting from the metropolic city Shanghai, enjoying the unique karst peaks and country side experience in Guilin and Yangshuo, then stunnning at the eighth wonder terracotta worriers and horses...the last stop is Beijing, the capital city of China with grand imperial buildi ...
Destinations: Shanghai , Yangtze Cruise , Chongqing , Chengdu , Lijiang , Dali , Kunming , Guilin , Yangshuo , Longsheng , Hong KongA well-design private China travel package! First, witness Shanghai's history and modern man-made marvels. Next, enjoy cruising on the two most spectacular water wonders in China, The Yangtze River and Li River! Then, experience the unique ethnic culture in Lijiang, Dali and Longsheng. A pleasant surprise maybe in Ch ...
This is a perfect balance of Chinese history and scenery. From culture, architecture, religion, world heritage sites to one of the world's 10 top watery wonders. It will be an unforgettable experience in your life-time!
Let's get a superb panorama of China! From culture to history and religons, from Forbidden City to Great Wall, from Terracotta Warriors to pandas, from Jiuzhaigou Valley to Emei Mountain, from Stone Forest to Tiger Leaping Gorge, from the skyline in Shanghai to the lovely water town... this trip has it all.
Where to Apply for China Visa?
To make your trip to China an easy and pleasant one, you are kindly advised to consult the local Chinese Embassy or Consulates-General first for the tourist visa. They will readily help you go through the necessary procedures. We also hope you may find the following info helpful.
◎The Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Canada (Ottawa)
E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mailing Address: 515 St. Patrick Street, Ottawa, Ont. K1N 5H3
Office hours: 9:00AM –1:00PM (Monday to Friday, closed on holidays)
Consular Service District: Ottawa Region, Quebec, Newfoundland & Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.
◎Chinese Consulate General in Toronto
Tel: (416) 9647260
24-hour service of automatic telephone information: (416)-9648861
Mailing Address: 240 St. George Street Toronto, Ont. M5R 2P4
Office hours: 9:00AM –12:00AM 1:30PM-3:30PM (Monday - Friday, except holidays)
Consular Service District: Ontario and Manitoba
◎Chinese Consulate General in Vancouver:
Tel: (604) 7365188; (604) 7347492
24-hour service of automatic telephone information: (604)-7340704/7363955
Mailing Address: 3380 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3K3
Office hours: 9:00AM –1:00PM (Monday - Friday, except holidays)
Consular Service District: British Columbia and Yukon.
◎Chinese Consulate General in Calgary
Tel: (403) 264-3322; (403)5371247
Mailing Address: Suite 100, 1011-6th Ave. S. W. Calgary, Alberta T2P 0W1
Office hours: 9:00AM –12:00AM (Monday - Friday, except holidays)
Consular Service District: Alberta, Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories and Nunavut.
Flights from Canada to China
Based on feedback from our Canadian guests and our own travel experiences, we've found the following websites are very helpful for investigating and ticketing airfare to and from each of our trips.
What about drinks?
A: Local tea is commonly served with meals and there is a variety of soft drinks, local and imported beers and wines available for purchase. You should not drink the tap water, bottled water is inexpensive and readily available. If you like a 'cuppa', you may like to bring along a small supply of tea bags, coffee and milk powder. Most rooms have electric jugs or thermos flasks of boiling water to make hot.
What are the toilet facilities like on tour?
A: All of our hotels have western style bathrooms and toilets. Obviously in the more remote areas, they may be a little more basic, but clean and simple is common. Whilst sightseeing, toilet facilities at restaurants and local tourist sites can vary and we would recommend that you carry tissues, wet wipes or disinfectant gel with you, “just in case”.
What should I pack?
A: Casual clothing is appropriate at all times although clothes that are too revealing are still frowned upon in all over China. Try to pack lightly as your trip may involve an amount of personal baggage handling as porters are often not available except in larger hotels. For security reasons it is essential that your baggage can be locked whilst during air transportation between cities. At times, you may not be able to check into your hotel room immediately or be able to access your main bags. To ensure your comfort, a change of clothes in your hand luggage to coincide with local weather conditions is always handy. All personal toiletries should be taken with you and small packets of tissues or wet wipes are recommended. A small medical kit containing medication to alleviate common ailments is suggested.
Temperature ( F)
Mar - May
50 - 71.6
Western suits, jackets, sports coats, woolen jackets, long sleeve shirts and travel shoes
Jun - Aug Above
T-shirts, short sleeve shirts, skirts, sandals, caps, rain wear
Sep - Nov
Western suits, jackets, sports coats, light woolen sweaters, rain wear and travel shoes
Dec - Feb
Overcoat, thick woolen sweaters, lined coats; In northern China, cap, gloves and cotton-padded shoes are required
What credit cards can I use?
A: At present the Bank of China accepts Master, American Express, Dynasty, Visa, JCB, and Diners Club cards. Travelers may use these cards to draw cash over the exchange counters in China's banks, make purchases or pay bills at large department stores, restaurants and hotels in more than 100 major cities in China. A surcharge of 2% is always charged for card transactions.
Where can I find more travel advice for China?
A: Visit the website of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada, they frequently issue travel report about China
Where can I get consular assistance?
You can obtain consular assistance and further consular information at the following addresses:
◎Beijing, Embassy of Canada
Address: Consular Section, 19 Dongzhimenwai Dajie, Chao Yang District, Beijing 100600, China
Tel.: 86 (10) 5139-4000
Fax: 86 (10) 5139-4448
Consular district: The embassy's consular district includes the following provinces/regions of China: Beijing, Tianjin, Liaoning, Jilin, Heilongjiang, Shandong, Shanxi, Inner Mongolia, Ningxia, Shaanxi, Qinghai, Xinjiang, Xizang (Tibet), Henan, and Hubei .
◎Chongqing, Consulate of Canada
Address: Room 1705, Metropolitan Tower, Wu Yi Lu, Yu Zhong District, Chongqing 400010, China
Tel.: 86 (23) 6373-8007
Fax: 86 (23) 6373-8026
Consular district: The consulate's consular district includes the following provinces/regions of China: Chongqing, Sichuan, Yunnan, and Guizhou.
◎Guangzhou, Consulate General of Canada
Address: China Hotel Office Tower, Suite 801, Liu Hua Lu, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510015, China
Tel.: 86 (20) 8611-6100
Fax: 86 (20) 8611-6196
Consular district: The consulate general's consular district includes the following provinces/regions of China: Guangdong, Guangxi, Fujian, Jiangxi, Hunan and Hainan.
◎Hong Kong, Consulate General of Canada
Address: 13th Floor, One Exchange Square, 8 Connaught Place, Central Hong Kong SAR, China
Postal Address: P.O. Box 11142, Hong Kong SAR,
Tel.: 85 (2) 3719 4700
Fax: 85 (2) 2847 7561
Consular district: The consulate general's consular district includes Hong Kong and Macao Special Administrative Regions.
◎Shanghai, Consulate General of Canada
Address: Shanghai Centre, West Tower Suite 604, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu, Shanghai, 200040, China
Tel.: 86 (21) 3279-2800
Emergency toll-free to Ottawa: 10800-1400125 (available only from Shanghai)
Fax: 86 (21) 3279-2801
Consular district: The consulate general's consular district includes the following provinces/regions of China: Jiangsu, Anhui, Zhejiang, Hebei and the city of Shanghai.
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