EDIT: Corrected title to include mandatory $100 fee
Saw this travelzoo post [travelzoo.com]
that led to this link:
$499 on select dates from LAX/ORD/Seattle (based on double occupancy)
$649 from SFO, SJC, and Boston
Other dates available more more $$$
$499 dates: Nov. 2, 7, 23, 30 (2017); Jan. 9, 23, 30; Nov. 6, 15, 20, 22, 27 (2018)
Pretty good deal consider RT tickets from these cities on those dates are over $600 easily. 10 year unlimited Visas are $140 if you get it yourself, $190 if they get it for you apparently?
Beijing - Shanghai - Suzhou - Hangzhou – Wuxi
Does not include $100 mandatory driver tip <---lol
Does not include visa fee
This exclusive deal for Travelzoo members is so hot we're going to get straight to it.
For $499 per person with tax (based on double occupancy), you can fly to China, tour five cities in eight nights and walk on the Great Wall. If you haven't already picked up the phone to book, here's a list of everything that's included:
Roundtrip international airfare from Los Angeles and domestic flights
Accommodations for eight nights in well-reviewed 4- and 4.5-star hotels
Stays in Beijing, Suzhou, Wuxi, Hangzhou and Shanghai
Sightseeing tours, including the Great Wall, Lingshan Grand Buddha and Shanghai Museum
All transfers and ground transportation
16 meals, including traditional local dishes such as Peking duck and Wuxi ribs
Professional English-speaking guide
All air taxes and fees
Travel dates & pricing:
Depart on Nov. 2, 7, 23, 30 (2017); Jan. 9, 23, 30; Nov. 6, 15, 20, 22, 27 (2018). Depart on Feb. 1 for $599. Surrounding dates from October 2017 through March 2018 are $649 per person, including tax.
Note: Driver gratuity of $100 per person is not included in the price and will be paid at time of booking. The mandatory Chinese visa fee of $190 per person is also not included. Solo travelers pay a single supplement fee of $380. There will be stops along the way to visit local businesses and shops; you aren't obligated to purchase anything. Please see trip itinerary for details