Join Australian motor racing legend Kevin Bartlett on an exciting seven-day tour from Australia to Macao as he celebrates the 50th anniversary of his success in the famous Macau Grand Prix. Seats limited. Book & pay before June 3.
Day 1 WED 13 November 2019 AUSTRALIA / MACAO
Depart Brisbane/Melbourne/Sydney on Cathay Pacific Airways to Hong Kong for SeaExpress connection to Macao. You will be met and transferred to the Grand Lapa Hotel. Note: Brisbane passenger depart on an overnight flight just after mid-night and arrive in the morning today.
DAY 2 THU 14 NOVEMBER 2019 MACAO
Depart hotel for a day trip of Macao. First stop will be made to the Guia Hill via the Guia Circuit which features a combination of fast straights and tight corners. Arrive at the Guia Fortress where you will gain a panoramic perspective of the city. The fortress was built during 1620s, inside the fortress stands the Guia Chapel, the chapel’s elaborate frescoes representing both western and Chinese themes and are perfect example of Macao’s multicultural dimension. Along with the first modern lighthouse on Chinese coast, all three are symbols of Macao’s maritime, military and missionary past and the entire complex is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Continue to Kun Iam Temple (Goddess of Mercy) – one of the three major ancient temples in Macao that witnessed the growth of Macao and historical events, the temple covers a very large terraced garden that is home of a number of memorial stones with one of them is the stone table where the first Sino-American treaty was signed in 1944.
Follow by a visit to the Observation deck of Macao Tower (328 metres high) for a spectacular 360 degree view of the entire Macao Peninsula, Taipa, Coloane and look over to China. The tower offers the world’s highest commercial bungee jump by A.J. Hackett. A Portuguese style buffet lunch will be served at the Tromba Rija Restaurant at the tower.
After lunch, proceed to the Mount Fortress that houses the Macao Museum which presents the history of the city and territory of the former Portuguese colony of Macao. Nearby in the heart of the old city stands the first Church and College of Jesuits in China – the Ruins of St. Paul’s which is the landmark of Macao. On your way down to Senado Square, a stop will be made at the Lou Kau Mansion – a former residence of a prominent local merchant who lived in Macao at the end of the 19th Century. The mansion was built around 1889 which combine Chinese style architecture and Portuguese design features. The coach will take you back to the hotel and rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 3 FRI 15 NOVEMBER 2019 MACAO
Own arrangement to the Lisboa Stand (ticket included) to watch the 66th Macao Grand Prix Race practice.
DAY 4 SAT 16 NOVEMBER 2019 MACAO
Official Race day of the 66th Macao Grand Prix. Own arrangement to the Lisboa Stand (Ticket included)
DAY 5 SUN 17 NOVEMBER 2019 MACAO
Official Race day. Own arrangement to the Lisboa stand (Ticket included)
DAY 6 MON 18 NOVEMBER 2019 MACAO/AUSTRALIA
Depart Macao by SeaExpress to Hong Kong Airport for the connection of overnight flight home.
DAY 7 TUE 19 NOVEMBER 2019
BOOKING AND DEPOSIT: All reservation requests are subject to space being available at time of booking. To confirm your reservation, a non-refundable deposit of $1,500 per person and copy of your valid passport are requested within 7 days of your reservation requests. BALANCE PAYMENT: The entire balance for your booking is due by June 3, 2019. NAME CHANGE: If an incorrect name has been advised, an amendment fee of $300 per person will apply. SEAT UPGRADE SURCHARGE PER PERSON: For premium economy: Additional charge of $1150. For business class: Additional charge of $3500. OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS: A full list of our terms and conditions for other relevant information will be emailed upon your reservation requests.
- Return economy class air ticket on Cathay Pacific Airways Australia/Hong Kong/Australia ex. Brisbane/Melbourne and Sydney including all applicable tax
- SeaExpress Ferry ticket Hong Kong Airport/Macao and vice versa
- 5 nights share twin accommodation at the Grand Lapa Hotel
- Daily breakfast at hotel
- Transfer on arrival and departure
- Full day sightseeing including lunch
- The 66thMacao Grand Prix tickets – 1 practice day & 2 racing days at the Lisboa Stand
- English speaking guide and travel kit