PLATTSBURGH - The North Country Chamber of Commerce is hosting an all-inclusive nine-day trip to China Oct. 19-27, 2011. The trip includes Beijing, Shanghai, Suzhou and Hangzhou with tours of the Great Wall, the Ming Tombs, Tian An Men Square, Sozhou Silk Factory, Yu Garden and more. The cost is $2,099 and is open to anyone who would like to attend.
Chamber partner, Citslinc International, has been coordinating trips to China for Chambers of Commerce for 10 years. They have a solid reputation for providing an amazing experience for both business and leisure travelers. They will be in Plattsburgh Feb. 8 to answer any questions and to deliver general information at an informational session at the Plattsburgh-North Country Chamber of Commerce at 5:30 p.m. to learn more about this adventure.
The cost covers airfare from JFK, three meals per day, lodging in four and five star hotels, transportation, tours, fluent English-speaking guides, and entrance fees for attractions. A free shuttle to JFK is offered based on the number of people registered. Business and casual travelers alike may attend. Members will meet new people and have the opportunity to explore an amazing country without the hassle of planning their own trip in a foreign land.
Go to www.northcountrychamber.com for more information. The Feb. 8 information session is free, but an RSVP is required by Feb. 1. Call the chamber at 563-1000 to reserve a spot and learn more about the trip.