What: Six-night trip to Beijing for $799 plus $71 tax.
When: January or February
Details: Offered by China Spree Travel, the trip's U.S. gateway is San Francisco; cost from Los Angeles, $849; from New York $1,129. Based on double occupancy, cash only.
Includes: Round-trip air, airport transfers, accommodations in a centrally located, 4-star hotel, daily American buffet breakfasts, three lunches and three days of guided tours and entrance fees to Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, rickshaw ride through a hutong, Sacred Way of Ming tombs, Great Wall of China, the Temple of Heaven, the “Bird Nest” Olympic stadium exterior, Summer Palace gardens and marble boat.
Why so cheap? Activities are outside, Beijing is cold that time of year and you can't put the trip on a credit card.
To Book: www.chinaspree.com.