Imperial China, Mysterious Tibet & the Yangtze River - 2018

Beijing • Xi’an • Chengdu • Lhasa, Tibet • 3-Night Yangtze River Cruise • Shanghai
  • THE CENTURY LEGEND
  • WITNESS THE BREATHTAKING TERRA COTTA WARRIORS
  • SPEND 3 NIGHTS IN TIBET, THE “ROOF OF THE WORLD,” TAKING IN ITS FASCINATING BUDDHIST CULTURE IN THE HIMALAYAS
  • MEET THE BELOVED RESIDENTS OF A PROTECTED SANCTUARY IN CHENGDU
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$4,799
  • $282
    PER DAY
  • 17
    DAYS
  • 17
    TOURS
Moderate Deluxe
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18 DAYS FROM $5,348
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Tokyo, Japan

4 DAYS FROM $1,799

Suzhou & Shanghai, China

3 DAYS FROM $399

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The Longemont Shanghai (or similar)

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Shanghai, China

The Moderate Deluxe Longemont Hotel Shanghai is a luxurious and modern 53-story property offering spectacular views of the city’s striking skyline. The hotel offers six restaurants and bars, lounge, room service, business center, concierge services, gift shop, health club, spa, infinity-edged swimming pool, and outdoor tennis court. Guests rooms have air conditioning, plasma TV, phone with voicemail, complimentary broadband Internet access, minibar, in-room safe, iron and ironing boards, and private bath with hair dryer.

Shangri-La Hotel Lhasa

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Lhasa, China

Situated in the heart of the Himalayas, the brand new Shangri-La Hotel, Lhasa is a paradise that needs to be seen to be believed. This Moderate Deluxe hotel built in 2014 is the essence of luxury. In addition to marveling at the splendor of the hotel, here you can take a refreshing dip in the indoor swimming pool, pamper yourself with a spa appointment at the health club, and dine at your choice of three restaurants.

All guest rooms feature sensational views of either the breathtaking Himalayas or Potala Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. For your convenience and comfort, all rooms offer a mini-bar, cable television, an in-room safe, luxury toiletries, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Sheraton Chengdu Lido Hotel (or similar)

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Chengdu, China

The Superior First-Class Sheraton Chengdu Lido Hotel is located in downtown Chendgu in a shopping and entertainment hub. Amenities include an indoor pool, health club, spa, tennis court, ATM/bank, barber/hair stylist, gift shop, complimentary coffee, laundry room, laundry/dry cleaning service, fax, and currency exchange. Your room includes air conditioning, mini-bar, newspaper, phone, TV, safe, and refrigerator. Onsite dining includes two restaurants and a bar.

Shangri-La Hotel, Xi'an

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Xi'an, China

Kick back and relax in the lap of luxury when you stay at the Shangri-La Hotel Xian. Catering to your every need, this Deluxe hotel features an indoor swimming pool, a health club with spa services, three restaurants offering a choice of Cantonese, Japanese and European cuisines, and impeccable service courtesy of first-class personnel. 

All guest rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows, providing you with spectacular views of this ancient city. Room amenities, like a minibar, cable television, high-speed Internet access, and a coffee maker, are sure to make you feel at home.

Shangri-La China World Hotel, Beijing

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Beijing, China

Ideally located in the heart of Beijing's diplomatic and business district, the 716-room Deluxe China World Hotel is the choice for distinguished business and government leaders as well as discerning travelers visiting the capital of China. The award-winning hotel with its highly acclaimed restaurants stands tall over the majestic China World Trade Centre complex, including the China World Exhibition Centre and shopping mall, home to global luxury brands.

Comfort, luxury and style define China World Hotel's 716 guest rooms and suites, including two spectacular Presidential Suites, the Beijing Suite and the China Suite. All decorated with sleek fabric wall panels, luxurious furnishings and contemporary Asian art, the guest rooms provide every amenity for the seasoned traveler. 

Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (or similar)

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Tokyo, Japan

The contemporary style of the Moderate Deluxe Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo makes it a perfect fit for its location in the business and entertainment district. Rooms are outfitted with comfortable, stylish décor and boast show-stopping views of Tokyo. Visitors can take advantage of numerous on-site amenities such as the rooftop pool, fitness center, business center, an on-site art gallery, an authentic Japanese tea room, reflexology specialists, beauty studio and salon, photo studio, currency exchange, laundry services, and specialty shops.

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Journey Imperial China, Mysterious Tibet & the Yangtze River China, Tibet & the Yangtze Roof of the World
Cruise-Only Prices* $4,799 $6,749 $4,339 Save up to $3,500 per couple over our competitors!
Trip Length 17 days 14 days 17 days Best Pacing - more time in destinations!
Per Diem $282 per day $482 $255 Save up to $376 per couple, per day!
Included Tours and Special Features 17 sightseeing tours, plus Cultural Connections! Tour of the Great Wall and Forbidden City; visit Xi'an & Terra Cotta Warriers; Tea with local family; lunch at farmers home, full day cruising Guilins Li River, Chinese watercolor painting lesson and local school visit in Guilin, visit Chongquing Zoo and pandas, and more! Visit Great Wall, Terra Cotta Warriers, Hong Kong City Tour; Jokhang Temple, Tibet Museum, Potala Palace. Culture Curriculum: tea with a Tibetan family; lectures on the Yangtze River, tai chi every morning aboard; concert of the Hubei Bells; learn a few Chinese words Experience the BEST of China, Tibet & the Yangtze River with the MOST Cultural Connections and special features!
Single Travelers FREE Single Supplement available on every departure — a value of $2,199! Plus, low-cost or free single supplements on trip extensions No special offers No special offers Single friendly! We are the only company to offer FREE Single Supplements on every departure in Upper Deck cabins! Plus, FREE Single Supplements on extension options!
Meals 38 meals 35 meals 46 meals Balance of Chiness and Western mals; all meals onboard ship. Welcome and Farewell Dinners!
Extend Your Trip Tokyo, Japan from $349 a day; Shanghai from $133 a day None Hong Kong & Guillin: 5-days $1,999-$399 per day; Shanghai: 3-days $499-$166 per day THE BEST EXTENSION VALUE!
Accommodations 16 nights, including 13 nights in First-Class, Superior First-Class, and Moderate Deluxe hotels, and 3 nights cruising aboard the new, 5-Star Century Legend. Ship features indoor swimming pool & more! Deluxe cabins are 301 square feet with private balcony. Brand-new, 5-Star Century Legend or Century Paragon, Signature suites are 301 square feet with private balcony. Ship has indoor lap pool. 5-Star Viking Emerald, built in 2011. Verandah staterooms are 250 square feet. Pay less and stay on the 5-Star Century Legend, the newest ship cruising the Yangtze.
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