Event Details

Dear MAYCHAM Members and Friends,

Are you ready for an extraordinary adventure that will transport you to the enchanting city of Shantou? Brace yourself for "Shantou Unveiled: A Cultural Journey" from March 22nd to 25th—a captivating tour specially curated to ignite your senses, immerse you in rich traditions, and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

Join us on this transformative journey as we unlock the hidden gems of Shantou, where ancient traditions and modern marvels intertwine seamlessly. Prepare to be mesmerised by the captivating experiences that await you.

Day 1: Arrive in Shantou and immerse yourself in luxury:

  • Travel in comfort and style from Hong Kong to Shantou via the High-Speed Rail with first class tickets, enjoying a comfortable and seamless journey (G6392 ETD/ETA 13:56/16:48)
  • Check-in at the prestigious Shantou Sheraton Hotel (Block 11, Logan Century Mansion, Shantou, Guangdong, China, 515011), where you'll bask in the comfort of exquisite accommodations.
  • Indulge your taste buds with an exquisite dinner at a Chaozhou Private Kitchen restaurant, tantalizing your senses with the rich flavours of authentic cuisine.
  • As the evening unfolds, explore the bustling Xiaoyuan Pedestrian Street Night Market, a paradise of sights, sounds, and flavours where you can immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Shantou's nightlife.

Day 2: Discover the cultural heart of Chaozhou:

  • Embark on a journey to the captivating city of Chaozhou, renowned for its rich history and charm.
  • Immerse yourself in the rich artistic heritage of Chaozhou as we visit the renowned Songfa Factory, where exquisite porcelain chinaware is meticulously crafted. Witness a vast collection of stunning ceramic artworks and marvel at the intricate designs, vibrant colours and masterful craftmanship.
  • Experience the elegance of Chaozhou opera and savour the delicate flavours of exquisite teas at the renowned Zaiyang Tea House.
  • Traverse the ancient city's storied streets in human-powered tricycles, allowing you to absorb its rich heritage at your own pace.
  • In the evening, indulge in a delectable Chaozhou dinner, savouring the culinary delights that have made this region famous.
  • Prepare to be mesmerised as night falls and the enchanting Guangji Bridge comes alive with a dazzling light show, creating an unforgettable spectacle.

Day 3: Immerse yourself in Shantou's captivating history:

  • Explore the captivating history of Shantou's Old Town, where every corner reveals fascinating cultural sites that showcase the city's rich heritage.
  • Discover the Small Park Cultural District, Shantou Port Cultural Exhibition Hall, and the Old Post Office, each offering unique insights into Shantou's past.
  • Enjoy a sumptuous lunch at the Chaoshan History and Expo Centre before delving into the intriguing exhibits at the Art Museum, where artistic masterpieces await.
  • As the sun begins to set, delight in a delectable dinner at the Mayu Island specialty food stalls, and witnessing the breath-taking sunset while savouring the unique flavours of the region and creating lasting memories.

Day 4: Explore the natural wonders of Shanwei:

  • The cultural adventure is not complete without a visit to Shanwei, a magnificent destination known for its natural beauty.
  • Upon reaching Shanwei, we will embark on a scenic journey to the natural reserve area aboard the electrical touring train, allowing us to immerse ourselves in the tranquillity of this coastal paradise.
  • Visit a local oyster farm and delve into the secrets of oyster cultivation at the fascinating Oyster Museum.
  • For the more adventurous, an optional boat trip offers an opportunity to witness the art of opening giant oysters and learn the delicate craft of oyster cleaning.
  • Bid farewell to Shantou as you depart from Shanwei via the High-Speed Rail with first-class tickets again, carrying cherished memories of an extraordinary journey (G3007 ETD/ETA 16:40/18:22)

** please note that the above itinerary is subject to changes without prior notification

COST (tickets are all-inclusive of high-speed ticket, hotel accommodation, site visits and daily meals)

Members Ticket (Single Room) : HK$7,700/pax

Non-Members Ticket (Single Room) : HK$8,700/pax

Members Ticket (Dual/Twin Sharing) : HK$12,500/pair(HK$6,250/pax)

Non-Members Ticket (Dual/Twin Sharing) : HK$14,000/pair (HK$7,000/pax)

Register NOW to secure your place on this remarkable adventure. Limited spots are available, so reserve your spot now!

Unlock the treasures of Shantou and experience the magic of this cultural odyssey. Join us on this transformative journey and create memories that will last a lifetime.

The Malaysian Chamber of Commerce (HK & Macau)

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