Post Congress Tours

All post tours exclude travel insurance, international flights and optional visits/meals outside of the itinerary.

LAOS/CAMBODIA

Saturday 11 – Thursday 16 May 2019

Cost: $4,400.00 per person (GST not applicable)

Inclusions: Five nights’ accommodation with breakfast, five lunches and dinners, visa (Laos and Cambodia), English speaking tour guide, admission fees where applicable, transfers, bottled water and cold towels.

Tour Summary: Laos, the “Land of a million elephants” offers a refreshing change from the modern world. This landlocked mountainous nation offers beautiful French colonial towns and golden glittering Buddhist stupas. The tour begins in Bangkok, from where you fly to Luang Prabang. Over the next two days, explore and discover priceless monuments around the old city, now under UNESCO protection as a World Heritage Site. Take a cruise with stunning scenery along the Mekong River on a private boat. Delight in a hands-on experience at The Living Land Farm where you will have the opportunity to experience the life of a Lao farmer. Enjoy lunch in Luang Prabang before flying to Siem Reap. Siem Reap is a fantastic destination offering magnificent ancient heritage and picture perfect rural landscapes. The following morning visit Angkor Wat and the Bayon. After lunch, take a walking tour of the city through the Old French Quarter with its colonial buildings, boutique shops and restaurants. Stroll through the Psar Chas (the ‘Old Market’) and explore the labyrinth of market stalls. The city tour ends with a transfer to Wat Thmei for an optional Monk blessing. On the last full day in Siem Reap, depart by Army Jeep and travel through the thriving countryside, past rice paddy fields and local villages. Arrive at the local village of San- Day and enjoy a range of activities before departing the next day for Bangkok.

To book your post tours for Laos/Cambodia please contact:
Corporate Blue
T: +61 3 9578 6555
E: racs@corporateblue.com.au

Please click here for terms and conditions and further information.

MYANMAR

Friday 10 – Wednesday 15 May 2019

Cost: $3,535.00 per person single occupancy
$3,071.00 per person double/twin occupancy
(GST not applicable)

Inclusions: Five nights’ accommodation with breakfast, five lunches and dinners, English speaking tour guide, admission fees where applicable, transfers and bottled water.

Tour Summary: The tour begins in Yangon, a dynamic and bustling city, where you will be greeted by Myanmar women wearing traditional costumes. After check in, the group will visit Shwedagon Pagoda at sunset. Shwedagon Pagoda is the most important site in Myanmar for Buddhists and is said to hold strands of Buddha’s hair and other relics. Explore Yangon via a heritage walk through the former capital city and delve into its intriguing history. After lunch fly to Bagan. Bagan is an important archaeological site that once held more than 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas and monasteries. You will explore some of the last of the remaining temples and watch a magnificent sunset over the wondrous landscape from atop of Shwesandaw Pagoda. The following day you will take a flight to Heho and then transfer onto Nyaungshwe. Delight in a boat ride across
the lake towards Indein, admiring the floating gardens filled with fruits and vegetables along the way. Wander along beautiful paths through the forest towards the magnificent stupas of Indein. Many of these 16th century stupas have been untouched for centuries, left to the overgrown jungle. Enjoy dinner and an overnight stay at the Sofitel Inle Lake Myat Min. Check out of your hotel and head to Nyaungshwe, where you will cycle through the landscape before heading to Red Mountain Winery for lunch. Inle Lake is located 1,000 metres above sea level and offers perfect conditions for winemaking in tropical Myanmar. You will have the opportunity to observe the production of various wines and even enjoy some tastings. Say farewell to Yangon with a rickshaw ride downtown and stop at Scott Market before departing for Bangkok.

To book your post tours for Myanmar please contact:
Corporate Blue
T: +61 3 9578 6555
E: racs@corporateblue.com.au

Please click here for terms and conditions and further information.

INDIA - Royal Rajasthan

Friday 10 – Saturday 18 May 2019

Tour Leader: Paul Wait

Cost: $3,654.00 per person single occupancy
$2,958.00 per person double/twin occupancy
(GST not applicable)

Inclusions: Eight nights’ accommodation, all transport services (including internal flights), breakfast and dinner daily, admission fees where applicable, water and tips, English speaking national guide.

Tour Summary: Experience the grandeur of North India’s princely state of Rajasthan. Wander through old and new Delhi before driving to Agra to see one of the world’s most beautiful manmade structures – the Taj Mahal. Travel to Jaipur via the ancient abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri and visit Amber Fort, see the Palace of the Winds and browse Jaipur’s famous bazaars. Fly to elegant Udaipur – the “Venice of the East” and enjoy this lovely city’s gardens, lake and palaces.

To book your post tours for India please visit: www.jonbainestours.com/racsindia
Jon Baines Tours
T:+61 3 9343 6367
E:info@jonbainestours.com.au

Please refer to the Jon Baines Tours website for further information and terms & conditions: https://www.jonbainestours.com.au/booking-information

SRI LANKA - The Isle of Serendipity

Friday 10 - Saturday 18 May 2019

Tour Leader: Annette Holian

Cost: $3,560.00 per person single occupancy
$2,780.00 per person double/twin occupancy
(GST not applicable)

Extension: Galle Beach (please contact Jon Baines for further information)

Inclusions: Eight nights’ accommodation, transport, breakfast and dinner daily, admission fees where applicable, water and tips, English speaking national guide.

Tour Summary: The small island of Sri Lanka is crammed full of treasures. Travel from the colonial capital of Colombo to the ancient
cultural heartland of the island. Climb the spectacular sky citadel of Sigiriya, see the largest wild herds of elephants in the world and explore the island’s medieval capital. Drive to a lovely beach resort and continue to Kandy, the former royal capital, to visit spice plantations, temples, gem markets and botanical gardens.

To book your post tours for Sri Lanka please visit: www.jonbainestours.com.au/racssl
Jon Baines Tours
T:+61 3 9343 6367
E:info@jonbainestours.com.au

Please refer to the Jon Baines Tours website for further information and terms & conditions: https://www.jonbainestours.com.au/booking-information