Update (March 4, 5 p.m. ET): This deal is now sold out for all departures except April 6 (at $1099). Upgraded cabin types are still available on select departures. Due to the limited nature of this offer, all reservations are nonrefundable.
For the cost of booking airfare alone, this $999-per-person trip to China includes roundtrip air, a Yangtze River cruise and savings of $1100 on current rates.
This seven-night package includes a cruise along Asia's longest river. Marvel at the Three Gorges Dam and travel the Shennv Stream tributary via smaller boats for an up-close view of the passing scenery. The package from Vacances Sinorama includes:
The upstream itinerary begins in Wuhan, cruises the Yangtze River en-route to Chongqing. An included inter-China flight then transports guests to Beijing.
The downstream itinerary begins in Chongqing, travels the river course to Jingzhou and then flies to Beijing.
Also available: Explore China's most popular cities with a two-night extension in Shanghai (two days in advance) and/or Beijing (two days after the main trip) for an additional $299 per person. Suites are available at deeply discounted rates.
Note: The Chinese visa application fee is approximately $120 per person and is not included in the trip cost.