ALL-INCLUSIVE TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES
★ INTERNATIONAL AIR (for air-inclusive tours only)
» Round-trip transpacific air tickets
» Fuel surcharges, government imposed tax and fees, and September 11th security tax of up to $380, which is subject to change without prior notice and will be determined at the time of booking.
★ LOCAL TRANSPORTATION
» China domestic air tickets
» Air-conditioned sightseeing coaches
» Transfers between airports and hotels (for air-inclusive tours only)
★ DELUXE HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS
» Beijing – The Ritz-Carlton Beijing, Financial St. ★★★★★
» Xi'an – Westin Hotel Xi'an ★★★★★
» Guilin – Shangri-La Hotel ★★★★★
» Yangshuo – Yangshuo Resort ★★★★★
» Shanghai – Wyndham Bund East Hotel ★★★★★
» Hong Kong – The Portan Ritz-Carlton Hotel ★★★★★
» Meals provided as noted in itinerary (Meal Code: B-Breakfast; L-Lunch; D-Dinner)
» Full American and Chinese buffet breakfasts daily at hotels
» Lunches and Dinners featuring local cuisines from specially selected restaurants
» Regional specialty gourmets per itinerary
- Beijing: Peking Roast Duck Dinner, Royal Banquet
- Xi'an: Imperial Dumping Banquet and special noodle gourmet
- Guilin: Authentic minorities flavor
- Shanghai: Steamed Dumpling, authentic Shanghai style cuisines at Lu Bo lang
- Hong Kong: Buffet dinner on Bauhinia Harbor Cruise
★ SIGHTSEEING AND CULTURAL DISCOVERIES
» Admissions to all sightseeing and special programs listed in itinerary
» Cultural Discoveries: Traditional Chinese Kung-fu Show; Tang Dynasty Singing and Dancing Show; Hand-pulled noodle making demonstration; Chinese Acrobatic Show
» An English-speaking local tour guide in each city
» An additional English-speaking national tour guide for groups of 10 or more
★ TRAVEL PROTECTION
» Free Travel Accident Insurance in mainland China
ALL-INCLUSIVE TOUR PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDE
» China Tourist Visa Fee: We can take care of your visa application with a fee of $170 for US passport (including $140 fee to the China Consulate and $30 service charge) and $50 (including $30 fee to the China Consulate and $20 service charge) for Non-US passport. Please check out this link for detailed instructions.
» Any personal charges, such as phone bills, laundry, postage, baggage over-weight charge, optional programs or extra insurance etc.
» Fee for Extended Stay, pre-trips or extensions, optional programs, or optional travel insurance.
» Gratuity: Please note that gratuities are not included in the tour cost. They are customary, and their purpose is to encourage and reward quality service. Our tour guides, drivers, hotel porters and other service staffs do their utmost to make the trip smooth and pleasant. Gratuities are a way of showing your appreciation. However, tips are NEVER mandatory. We suggest you to tip $10 per day no matter your group sizes. We suggest the following tipping to cover tour guides and drivers for your reference:
- Groups of 2 to 5 people: $10 per day per traveler is expected.
- Groups of 6 or more people: $8 per day per traveler is expected.
» Any items not listed in the itinerary.
» Any other charges caused by the acts of God, natural disasters, fires, weather, governmental, and local authority’s orders, political change, strikes, war, riots, quarantine, custom regulations, damages or injury caused by the accident beyond the responsibilities of travel agents and incurred due to the tourist action violating the law.