Chinese New Year Trip with Golden Years Club (GYC)
UPDATE: Booking for the trip is now closed – 26 Jan 2015
Date: Thursday 5 February 2015
Time: 7am – 8pm
Programme: Spend a day with your family and friends in Johor Baru, Malaysia. Visit a church and do some shopping for the Chinese New Year celebrations.
Cost: S$78 per adult, S$75 per child (3-12 years old)
– Tour guide assistance
– Tips for guide and driver
– Meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) and land transfers as stated in itinerary
– Group personal accident insurance with accidental death of $10,000 and medical expenses at $500 per person (does not cover illness/poisoning), for passengers up to 80 years of age
– Personal purchases & travel insurance are not included
Ensure passport is valid for travelling for a period of 7-10 months.
7am: Assemble at Church of St Teresa, canteen
7:15am: Bus departs to Woodlands checkpoint
8am: Clear both Customs, change to Malaysian coach and proceed to breakfast of Abalone noodle in Restoran Yong Xin
9:30am: Church of Immaculate Conception in Johor Baru. Attend mass celebrated by the parish priest, Mgsr James Rajendran. This historic and the oldest of Church of Johor Baru was built in the year 1927 by the late Reverend Father C Saleilles. The original church was built in the year 1883 and was named as the Our Lady of Lourdes. The late Sultan Ibrahim also donated the big statue of Our Lady to the church. It how stands in front of the church. The Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Singapore is also built by Fr Saleilles, and the statue of Our Lady in the church was also donated by Sultan Ibrahim due to the good relationship with Fr Salleilles.
11:30am: Shopping for local products at Yee Siang Confectionary
12:30pm: Bak kut teh (pork bone soup) lunch at Soon Lee Bak Kut Teh
2pm: Shopping at Aeon Jusco Tebrau City
6pm: Dinner in Chinese Restaurant Jing Yik Man Tang Tmg Gaya
7pm: Depart for Singapore, estimated time of arrival in Singapore by 8pm
Please register after weekend morning Masses at the canteen or with the parish office if you would like to go. Or contact Raymond Ho at 97466770 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will need to complete a registration and indemnity form, and submit together with full payment. No refund for no-show, latecomers and cancellation, but replacement is allowed 10 days before departure. Itinerary and timing may change due to unforeseen circumstances.
Organised by Golden Years Club (GYC)
Travel agent: Asia Pacific Tourism & Cultural Council Pte Ltd (Singapore)
Disclaimer: The Church of St Teresa and the organisers shall not be liable or held responsible for loss, damage, hurt, injury or mishap arising out of or in connection with your participation in this outing/tour.