The Real Deal Vacation package to Beijing and Tokyo includes airfare from L.A. to Beijing, with a return trip from Tokyo, on Air China; flights from Beijing to Tokyo; all ground transportation and transfers; four nights at the Kempinski Hotel Beijing; four nights at the Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo; daily buffet breakfast plus one lunch; a guided tour of the Great Wall of China; and a guided Tokyo city tour; from $1,699 per person including all air and hotel taxes and fees.
When Jan. 17, Feb. 21, 2013 ($1,699); add $100 for Mar. 7, 2013.
Gateways L.A. ($1,699).
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Book By Nov. 6, 2012 ($1,699).
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Why It's a Deal A recent Kayak search shows the lowest multicity round-trip airfares between L.A., Beijing, and Tokyo start at $886 in mid-January (Air China). Add to that $464 per person without taxes for four nights at the Kempinski Hotel Beijing, and $620 per person including taxes for four nights at the Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo, and $257 per person for the flight between Beijing and Tokyo, and you would already be spending $2,227 on airfare and accommodation alone. For $528 less, this travel package gives you airfare and eight nights in two Asian capital cities, the flights between them, daily buffet breakfast and one lunch, a guided tour of the Great Wall of China, a guided city tour of Tokyo, and includes all taxes and fees.
More A variety of packages to Asia are available through Friendly Planet Travel, including Tokyo Express, which gives you airfare and five nights in Tokyo for from $1,699, and A Taste of China, which gives you airfare and eight nights to explore Shanghai, Xi'an, and Beijing from $1,499 per person.
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