Please call 617-242-7845 for the fares for these packages. We can customize a flight itinerary to depart from your closest preferred airport, for any length of stay.

To qualify for airport Meet & Greet services and transfers, you must be booked on the deluxe 6 night package, and arrive into Beijing International Airport (PEK) on May 18 between the hours of 10:00am and 4:00pm.  Arrivals after this time, or on the budget packages, services can be arranged for local transportation to the hotel fro $40.00.  Transfers back to Beijing airport are included only in the deluxe package, starting at 10:00am on May 24.


Plan for an arrival into Beijing International Airport (PEK) on May 18 for the deluxe package. The departure date for the Beijing deluxe package is May 24.


For those booking the pre-trip to Hong Kong, plan to arrive into Hong Kong (HKG) on May 15.  Arrivals today wil be met and transferred to the hotel.  The flight from Hong Kong to Beijing on May 18 is included in the package. Your flight home should depart from Beijing (unless you are extending beyond Beijing).


For those who are booking the Beijing deluxe package and the Xi'an extension, plan for an arrival into Beijing International Airport (PEK) on May 18, and a departure back from Beijing International Airport (PEK) on May 26 after 1:00pm. (The roundtrip flights between Beijing and Xi'an are included in the package price. 


For those booking the 3 City Package with the Yangtze River cruise, plan for an arrival into Beijing International Airport (PEK) on May 18 and depart from Shanghai Pudong  (PVG) on   June 1.  (Intra-China flights are included in the 3 City package.)


Your passport should be valid for six (6) months after your last expected day in China.  


A China Tourist Visa is required of all travelers to China. Marathon Tours can assist you with the China Visa, or you may opt to secure this on your own.