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China Spree Tour Booking Procedure

China Spree Travel specializes in escorted package tours to China, Tibet and Hong Kong. Visit "China Tours" page for all air inclusive tour packages with scheduled departures from the U.S. or Canada.

Conveniently browse our tour packages by Travel Class (Specials, Deluxe Tours, Luxury Tours), or by Tour Packages (Specials, Overland Tours, River Cruise Tours, Tibet Tours).

"Specials": Designed for value seekers, these 6 promotional tours feature 8 to 15 day itineraries and offer an affordable alternative to our popular "Deluxe Tours".

"Deluxe Tours" are particularly prepared for the discerning travelers who want to explore more of China, effortlessly and travel in comfort. These comprehensive tour packages features the most important attractions China has to offer, deluxe accommodates, exclusive Culture Insite Programs, enhanced meal plan, limited group size, escorted by some of the best tour guides in China’s travel industry. Comparison shoppers often find these tours reflecting the best value on the market.

"Luxury Tours": Featuring luxurious accommodations and gourmet meal plans, are designed for those accustomed to the very best, who want all the comforts of home.

STEP 1. View China Tour Options

Welcome to China Spree! Begin your China Travel planning by selecting one of our popular China Package Tours with fixed itinerary, or customize your own tour itinerary that fits your particular needs. In our China Tours section, you'll find escorted, air-inclusive China Package Tours featuring scheduled USA & Canada departures. These tour packages cover the most popular attractions China and Tibet has to offer. If you reside outside North America, or do not require flights to China, you may consider our "Land only" option of each individual tour. The tour departures and pricing for "Land only" package are available at "Dates & Pricing" page of each tour.

Cannot find the tour you like? Not a problem. We can custom a private journey for you. Visit Custom Tours for further details.

STEP 2. Select a tour itinerary and view the included features

Click the tour name that interests you at China Tours page, to read further details of that specific tour. Detailed information of tour overviews, included tour features, travel planning essentials, day-by-day itinerary, featured accommodations, departure days, gateways & pricing, travel insurance and what your fellow travelers say about this tour, are available by clicking the following links, which you find under the panorama picture.

"Features", "Itinerary", "Dates & Pricing", "Trip Highlights", "Hotels", "Travel Insurance", "Tour Testimonials"

STEP 3. Make a reservation

Click "Dates & Pricing" link to view the travel dates, gateways, and pricing for both air inclusive package and "Land only" tour.

To make a tour reservation, please select the travel date, the airline departure gateway, and click "Reserve" button to follow the online booking procedure.

On the reservation form, you can select the travel options (air inclusive or land only), room configuration, add-on air service from your home city to the gateway, China visa service, and pre/post tour accommodation. You may also place the special request such as vegetarian meal etc. You must provide your full passport names, address and contact information to complete the Online Reservation Form and click "Submit" button. An email notification will be sent to you after you complete the reservation, to acknowledge the receipt of your tour reservation request.

Upon receipt of your reservation request, China Spree will contact you by email, in about 24-48 business hours, and send you the tour invoice, online payment link for the initial deposit payment ($200 per person), and provide you with more information about China visa application, travel insurance, trip cancellation policies, and other important information related to your China tour booking.

STEP 4. Secure your tour reservation

Upon receipt of China Spree confirmation email with tour invoice, please follow the procedure below to secure your tour reservation.

  1. Please make your deposit payment to China Spree, so we can secure your tour reservation before the tour fare changes.

  2. Send a clear copy of your valid passport to China Spree so we can verify your name spellings and start air booking procedure.

Upon receipt of your deposit payment, China Spree will confirm your tour booking by email, and assign a username and password to you, so you can access your tour booking details at our Member Area.

STEP 5. Final payment

Final payment is due 75 days prior to the departure date. To take advantage of the cash discount rate as indicated in your tour invoice, you need to send us a check payment, to reach our office by payment due date. If you elect to pay the balance by a credit card, you need to contact us 60 days prior to departure so we can send you a credit card form and a revised invoice that reflects non-cash discount pricing.

Foreign nationals need a valid passport and a visa to visit the Peoples' Republic of China. If you choose to have China Spree to handle your China visa application, you should mail all required documents along with your tour balance payment to our office by payment due date. Please read further details at Passport & Visa.

STEP 6. Travel documents

Your China Tour travel documents including e-ticket receipts, passport & China visa (if applicable), final tour itinerary, contact information, luggage tags, name tag, and other travel essentials will be sent to you approximately two weeks prior to your departure. Verify the accuracy of these documents and inform us immediately if there is any discrepancy.

STEP 7. Ready to go

Read Know Before You Go for important information and precautions regarding your upcoming China vacations. Go to our Info Center to download "Pre-Travel Check List", "What to Pack" list and other documents that will assist you in the final preparation for your China trip.

STEP 8. On Arrival

Upon arrival in China, you will clear the Customs and claim your checked baggage. Make sure you recover all your belongings. Your China Spree representative will meet you outside the baggage claim area. Please wear your name badge for identification; and look for the China Spree flag.

STEP 9. On trip

For a group travel (all tours except "Winter Specials") of 10 or more participants, a Tour Director (AKA: National guide) will be assigned to accompany the group throughout Mainland China. If your group has less than 10 travelers, the tour will be locally guided with a local guide in each destination city. Be assured that regardless of the group size you end up with, you will be well served from the point of your arrival to the moment of your departure.

STEP 10. Journey home

Your memorable China trip concludes when you travel back home. But the memory will last for the rest of your life. Please spare some time to fill out China Spree Tour Evaluation Form at the Member Area. Your comments about this China Tour are very important to us. We are eager to hear your comment particularly the negative part of it, if there is any. Please honor us with your opinion. Thank you for choosing China Spree.