Hot this winter is a glistening Helen Wong’s Tours deal which is sure to be close to a budget conscious traveller’s heart.
Australia’s leading China specialist has slashed $300 a couple off the price of its 17-day Jewels of China itinerary with packages starting at $5120 per person, twin share, including return airfare from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane or Perth.
The discounted price applies to a September 8, 2011 departure and is on sale until July 4.
Those who book and pay for a second departure on October 6, 2011 by August 1 will also be rewarded with a $300-a-couple discount, price of this package starting at $5325pp, twin share.
The Jewels of China tours begin with flights to Beijing followed by visits to Xian, famous for its Terracotta Army, and scenic Jiuzhaigou, renowned for its alpine forests, waterfalls and series of beautiful crystalline lakes.
Chengdu, home of the Giant Panda Breeding Research Base, and Hangzhou, famous for nits “heavenly beauty”, are also visited before the tour ends in vibrant Shanghai.
Prices include domestic economy class air fares as well as the international flights, stays in 4-5 star hotels, daily breakfast and lunch, six dinners and six evening cultural shows, specified transfers, sightseeing and entrance fees and the assistance of English-speaking guides.
As a bonus, a travel kit comprising a 424-page Odyssey China book and cabin bag is also included along with departure taxes, security charges and fuel surchargers (subject to change).
The cost of an arranged China visa is also included for those with Australian passports holders.
The latest deals come hot on the heels of Helen Wong’s Tours’ recently created 15-day China Experience itinerary for July and August, priced from $2888pp, twin share, flying China Southern from Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane.
This tour includes visits to Guangzhou, Guilin, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Shanghai and Beijing.
To book, phone Helen Wong’s Tours on 1300 788328 or visit www.helenwongstours.com.