Update (Nov. 11, 10:32 p.m. ET): Due to the popularity of this offer, rooms have now sold out on the following dates: March 20, 27.
Float down the Yangtze River and canvass the Emperor's iconic sites on this 12-night China vacation for $1999 per person, including taxes. This saves $1250 per person on competing packages.
Instead of trying to decipher signs written in Chinese -- a language with more than 100,000 characters -- travelers will follow an English-speaking guide to the Great Wall of China, Forbidden City, Terracotta Warriors and playful pandas at the Beijing Zoo.
This deal from Gate 1 Travel includes:
Guests spend four nights aboard a Yangtze River cruise, three nights in Beijing, three nights in Shanghai and two nights in Xian.
Depart: Feb. 27; March 6, 8, 13, 17, 20, 27; discounted dates available February-December.
This trip is priced for departures from Los Angeles; all major U.S. gateways are available.