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Luxury Small Group Journeys

Across China: Tibet & the Yangtze 2019


17 Days from $8,495

Limited to 18 guests

Explore remarkable cultures with an intriguing journey through China, travelling from Beijing and Chengdu to Lhasa, where you visit Potala Palace, before cruising through the stunning Three Gorges region on the Yangtze River.

A&K Advantages

Embark on a three-night cruise on the Yangtze River aboard all-balcony Sanctuary ‘Yangzi Explorer’

Discover Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet’s spiritual capital

Visit the less-crowded and well-preserved Mutianyu section of the Great Wall

Enjoy a private tour, with an on-site specialist, of the Terra Cotta Warriors

Visit the Panda Research Center, where you learn about China’s unofficial national symbol in its natural habitat

Experience the narrow winding lanes and courtyard residences of a traditional hutong

Itinerary at a Glance

DAY 1
Arrive Beijing, China
DAY 2
Beijing | Imperial Beijing
DAY 3
Beijing | Walking the Great Wall
DAY 4
Xian | In the Heart of China’s Eternal City
DAY 5
Xian | Terra Cotta Warriors, Army for the Afterlife
DAY 6
Chengdu | Spicy Sichuan
DAY 7
Chengdu | Up Close with Pandas
DAY 8
Lhasa | Gateway to Tibet
DAY 9
Lhasa | Buddhist Treasures & Local Family Visit
DAY 10
Lhasa | Footsteps of the Dalai Lama
DAY 11
Chongqing | Board ‘Yangzi Explorer’
DAY 12
Cruising the Yangtze | Along Asia’s Great River
DAY 13
Cruising the Yangtze | The Three Gorges
DAY 14
Yichang/Shanghai | Disembark ‘Yangzi Explorer’
DAY 15
Shanghai | Exhilarating Metropolis
DAY 16
Shanghai | Thriving Waterfront
DAY 17
Depart Shanghai

Extend Your Journey

Pre-Tour Extension: Mongolia 5 Days from $4,495 Learn More
Post-Tour Extension: Guilin & Hong Kong 4 Days from $2,695 Learn More
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Suite Upgrade Package | Upgrade to suites at all hotels throughout your journey, from $1,625.

Get Inspired for Your Journey

DAY 1
Arrive Beijing, China

Arrive in Beijing, China’s capital and cultural hub, where you are transferred to your luxurious hotel.

Four Seasons Hotel Beijing
DAY 2
Beijing | Imperial Beijing

After a morning welcome briefing, participate in a tai chi lesson at the Temple of Heaven, a classic example of Ming architecture. After lunch, explore Tiananmen Square, and then walk in the footsteps of emperors in the Forbidden City, seat of imperial power for centuries. This evening, enjoy a welcome dinner with your fellow guests.

Four Seasons Hotel Beijing
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 3
Beijing | Walking the Great Wall

Travel to the well-preserved Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China. Walk or ride a cable car to the top and view the stunning mountains. Return to Beijing, where you Ride Like a Local on a pedicab through a hutong — a neighborhood of small winding alleyways.

Four Seasons Hotel Beijing
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 4
Xian | In the Heart of China’s Eternal City

Fly to Xian, made famous by Marco Polo. Once a vital stop on the Great Silk Road, Xian has become a melting pot of Asian and Middle Eastern influences. This afternoon, view the Great Mosque, a fascinating site blending classic Chinese temple architecture and central Asian embellishments. Visit the city’s lively Muslim Quarter with its teeming markets.

Sofitel Legend People’s Grand Hotel Xian
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 5
Xian | Terra Cotta Warriors, Army for the Afterlife

View the incomparable Terra Cotta Warriors, lost to the world for two millennia until accidentally rediscovered by a farmer. Explore them with an on-site specialist at your side. Then, enjoy a private Chef’s Table experience in dumpling-making. Later, stroll the impressive ramparts of Xian’s City Wall.

Sofitel Legend People’s Grand Hotel Xian
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 6
Chengdu | Spicy Sichuan

Travel to Chengdu by bullet train. Visit the People’s Park, the city’s largest public park, where you immerse yourself in local life and culture, watching area residents play traditional Chinese instruments, practice calligraphy and engage in tai chi. Enjoy a tea demonstration at a local teahouse. This evening, savor local Sichuan specialties at a traditional hot pot dinner.

Waldorf Astoria Chengdu
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 7
Chengdu | Up Close with Pandas

Visit the Chengdu Panda Breeding and Research Center and observe giant pandas roaming in their natural habitat. Then, enjoy an afternoon at leisure to relax or explore Chengdu, a city renowned for its thriving music scene and nightlife.

Waldorf Astoria Chengdu
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 8
Lhasa | Gateway to Tibet

Fly to Lhasa, the heart and soul of Tibet, one of the highest cities on earth at 12,000 feet and your home for the next three nights. Relax and acclimatize.

St. Regis Lhasa Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 9
Lhasa | Buddhist Treasures & Local Family Visit

Experience the spiritual heart of Tibet at the sacred Jokhang, a 1,300-year-old temple. Wander Lhasa’s Barkhor Bazaar, and visit the Dropenling Tibet Handicraft Development Center. Continue to renowned Sera Monastery, and visit with a local family for firsthand insights into Tibetan culture.

St. Regis Lhasa Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 10
Lhasa | Footsteps of the Dalai Lama

Discover the Dalai Lama’s former summer residence at Norbulingka, surrounded by trees, ponds, gardens and pavilions. Next, venture beyond the towering walls of the awe-inspiring Potala Palace, former winter residence of the Dalai Lama.

St. Regis Lhasa Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 11
Chongqing | Board ‘Yangzi Explorer’

Fly to Chongqing to board your river cruiser for a three-night journey through the Three Gorges region.

Sanctuary 'Yangzi Explorer'
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 12
Cruising the Yangtze | Along Asia’s Great River

Disembark in the small city of Fuling and enjoy a shore excursion, beginning with a visit to the White Crane Ridge Underwater Museum. Descend 150 feet underwater to see centuries-old rock carvings. Afterward, continue to a local market to gain insight into the region’s rich culinary culture. This afternoon, learn about Chinese traditional medicine and reflexology. Tonight, attend the Captain’s Reception.

Sanctuary 'Yangzi Explorer'
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 13
Cruising the Yangtze | The Three Gorges

Early this morning, ‘Yangzi Explorer’ navigates the Qutang and Wu gorges before anchoring at Badong, where you board a ferry and travel up Shennong Stream. Disembark to board local “pea pod” boats poled by Tujia boatmen — members of a local minority culture famed for their river skills — and explore a scenic gorge and village. Tonight, gather for a “Taste of China” dinner experience.

Sanctuary 'Yangzi Explorer'
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 14
Yichang/Shanghai | Disembark ‘Yangzi Explorer’

This morning, disembark and fly to Shanghai, stopping briefly to photograph the Three Gorges Dam. On arrival in Shanghai, transfer to your elegant hotel located on the famous Bund.

The Peninsula Shanghai
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 15
Shanghai | Exhilarating Metropolis

Explore Shanghai, visiting Zhujiajiao, a water village evoking China’s medieval past. Cruise its main canal in a sampan (wooden boat). This evening, attend a Shanghai Acrobatic show.

The Peninsula Shanghai
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 16
Shanghai | Thriving Waterfront

Stroll the Bund, Shanghai’s popular promenade. Then, wander the streets of Old Town and visit the 16th-century Yu Garden. Later, explore the M-50 Contemporary Art District, and gather for a festive farewell dinner.

The Peninsula Shanghai
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 17
Depart Shanghai

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight home or to depart for a post-tour extension.

Meals: Breakfast

Suite Upgrade Package | Upgrade to suites at all hotels throughout your journey, from $1,625.

Pre-Tour Extension: Mongolia

Pre-Tour Extension: Mongolia

5 Days from $4,495

Internal Air From $955

Internal Air Routing: Ulaanbaatar/Gobi Desert/Ulaanbaatar/Beijing

DAY 1

Arrive in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, and transfer to your hotel.

Shangri-La Hotel Ulaanbaatar
DAY 2

Fly to the vast Gobi Desert, visit a stunning mountain gorge and enjoy dinner with your fellow guests.

Three Camel Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 3

Stop at Bayan Zag, where dinosaur egg fossils were found amid the Flaming Cliffs. Visit a camel-breeding family and ride a Bactrian camel.

Three Camel Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 4

Return to Ulaanbaatar. Tour Gandan Monastery and visit the National Museum of Mongolian History and Sukhbaatar Square.

Shangri-La Hotel Ulaanbaatar
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 5

After breakfast, fly to Beijing, China.

Meals: Breakfast

Post-Tour Extension: Guilin & Hong Kong

Post-Tour Extension: Guilin & Hong Kong

4 Days from $2,695

Internal Air From $835

Internal air routing: Shanghai/Guilin/Hong Kong

DAY 1

Fly from Shanghai to Guilin and visit Reed Flute Cave before continuing to your hotel in the countryside.

Banyan Tree Yangshuo
DAY 2

Enjoy bamboo rafting on the Li River, and ride a bicycle or golf cart in the country. Later, fly to Hong Kong.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 3

Depart for Sheung Wan, visit a local herbal medicine market and Man Mo Temple. Ride a sampan through a floating village in Aberdeen. Tonight, gather for dinner.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 4

After breakfast, transfer to the airport and depart.

Meals: Breakfast


Prices are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.

  • Apr 29 - May 15
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    $9,595
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    $3,995
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    $9,795
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    $4,095
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    $9,895
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    $4,195
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    $10,695
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    $4,895
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    $10,895
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    $5,095
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    Jade Suite
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    $13,595
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    $7,995
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    $13,595
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    $7,995
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    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
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    Celestial Suite
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    $13,595
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    $7,995
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    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • May 06 - May 22
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    $9,595
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    $3,995
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    $1,715
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    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
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    $9,895
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    $4,195
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    $10,695
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    $4,895
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    $10,895
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    $5,095
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    $13,595
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    $7,995
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    $13,595
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    $7,995
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    Imperial Suite
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    $13,595
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    $7,995
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    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
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    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • May 13 - May 29
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    $9,795
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    $4,095
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    $9,895
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    $4,195
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    $10,695
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    $4,895
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    $10,895
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    $5,095
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    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
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    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
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    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
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    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
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    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • May 20 - Jun 05
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    $8,995
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    $2,995
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    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,195
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
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    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,295
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
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    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,095
    Single Supplement
    $3,895
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    Price
    $10,295
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
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    $1,715
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    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
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    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
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    $1,715
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    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
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    $1,715
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    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
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    $1,715
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    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • May 27 - Jun 12
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    Price
    $8,995
    Single Supplement
    $2,995
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    $1,715
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    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,195
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Limited Availability
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    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,295
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
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    $1,715
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    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,095
    Single Supplement
    $3,895
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    $1,715
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    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,295
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
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    $1,715
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    Jade Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
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    $1,715
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    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Optional pre-tour and post-tour extensions available on this departure.

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  • Jun 10 - Jun 26
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    Price
    $8,495
    Single Supplement
    $2,895
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    $1,715
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    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $8,695
    Single Supplement
    $2,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Wu Deck
    Price
    $8,795
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
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    $1,715
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    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $9,595
    Single Supplement
    $3,795
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    $1,715
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    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $3,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,495
    Single Supplement
    $6,895
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    $1,715
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    Jade Suite
    Price
    $12,495
    Single Supplement
    $6,895
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    $1,715
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    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $12,495
    Single Supplement
    $6,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,495
    Single Supplement
    $6,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Optional pre-tour and post-tour extensions available on this departure.

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  • Jun 17 - Jul 03
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    $8,495
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    $1,715
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    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $8,695
    Single Supplement
    $2,995
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    Wu Deck
    Price
    $8,795
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
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    $1,715
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    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $9,595
    Single Supplement
    $3,795
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    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $3,995
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    $1,715
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    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,495
    Single Supplement
    $6,895
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    $1,715
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    Jade Suite
    Price
    $12,495
    Single Supplement
    $6,895
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    $1,715
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    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $12,495
    Single Supplement
    $6,895
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    $1,715
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    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,495
    Single Supplement
    $6,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Optional pre-tour and post-tour extensions available on this departure.

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  • Jun 24 - Jul 10
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    Price
    $8,995
    Single Supplement
    $2,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Limited Availability
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    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,195
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Limited Availability
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    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,295
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Limited Availability
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    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,095
    Single Supplement
    $3,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,295
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Available
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Jade Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Optional pre-tour and post-tour extensions available on this departure.

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  • Jul 08 - Jul 24
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    Price
    $8,995
    Single Supplement
    $2,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,195
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,295
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,095
    Single Supplement
    $3,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,295
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
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    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
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    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • Jul 22 - Aug 07
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $8,995
    Single Supplement
    $2,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,195
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,295
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,095
    Single Supplement
    $3,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,295
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional pre-tour and post-tour extensions available on this departure.

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  • Aug 05 - Aug 21
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $8,995
    Single Supplement
    $2,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,195
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,295
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,095
    Single Supplement
    $3,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,295
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional pre-tour and post-tour extensions available on this departure.

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  • Aug 12 - Aug 28
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $8,995
    Single Supplement
    $2,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,195
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,295
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,095
    Single Supplement
    $3,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,295
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional pre-tour and post-tour extensions available on this departure.

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  • Aug 19 - Sep 04
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $8,995
    Single Supplement
    $2,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,195
    Single Supplement
    $3,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,295
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,095
    Single Supplement
    $3,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,295
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $12,995
    Single Supplement
    $6,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional pre-tour and post-tour extensions available on this departure.

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  • Sep 02 - Sep 18
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $9,595
    Single Supplement
    $3,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,895
    Single Supplement
    $4,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,695
    Single Supplement
    $4,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,895
    Single Supplement
    $5,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional pre-tour and post-tour extensions available on this departure.

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  • Sep 09 - Sep 25
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $9,595
    Single Supplement
    $3,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,895
    Single Supplement
    $4,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,695
    Single Supplement
    $4,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,895
    Single Supplement
    $5,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • Sep 16 - Oct 02
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $9,595
    Single Supplement
    $3,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,895
    Single Supplement
    $4,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,695
    Single Supplement
    $4,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,895
    Single Supplement
    $5,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • Sep 23 - Oct 09
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $9,595
    Single Supplement
    $3,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,895
    Single Supplement
    $4,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,695
    Single Supplement
    $4,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,895
    Single Supplement
    $5,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • Sep 30 - Oct 16
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $9,595
    Single Supplement
    $3,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,895
    Single Supplement
    $4,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,695
    Single Supplement
    $4,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,895
    Single Supplement
    $5,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • Oct 07 - Oct 23
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $9,595
    Single Supplement
    $3,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,895
    Single Supplement
    $4,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,695
    Single Supplement
    $4,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,895
    Single Supplement
    $5,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • Oct 14 - Oct 30
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Internal Air From
    Availability
    Cabin Class
    Main Deck
    Price
    $9,595
    Single Supplement
    $3,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Xiling Deck
    Price
    $9,795
    Single Supplement
    $4,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck
    Price
    $9,895
    Single Supplement
    $4,195
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Limited Availability
    Cabin Class
    Wu Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,695
    Single Supplement
    $4,895
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Qutang Deck (Suite)
    Price
    $10,895
    Single Supplement
    $5,095
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Available
    Cabin Class
    Imperial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Celestial Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Jade Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability
    Cabin Class
    Mandarin Suite
    Price
    $13,595
    Single Supplement
    $7,995
    Internal Air From
    $1,715
    Availability
    Call for Availability

    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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Journey Details

Internal Air: Economy class from $1,715 (Beijing/Xian/Chengdu/Lhasa/Chongqing; Yichang/Shanghai)

Minimum age is 10 years.

First group event: welcome briefing at 8:30 a.m. on Day 2.

Last group event: farewell dinner at 7:30 p.m. on Day 16.

Departures are guaranteed to operate with a minimum of 2 guests.

Please note that multiple groups of 18 A&K guests and other passengers may be travelling on board 'Yangzi Explorer.'

This journey contains some active elements

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