Planning a trip to the Exotic East? China’s popular cities like Beijing and Shanghai will always be draws, but try peeking into a different side of the country to discover new and interesting locations.
You’ll find destinations that are just trending in popularity – such as Chongqing, the city of bridges, with its famous delicacy of a large variety of hotpots.
Or if you’re a budding archaeologist, delve into the rare collection of excavated Western Han dynasty tombs at Changsha. It is a gateway to Zhangjiajie, well-known for peaks that inspired the landscapes on the planet Pandora in the movie Avatar; and the Phoenix Ancient Town, a must-visit attraction in Hunan province.
Explore China’s rich history at Wuhan the River City, which is a mesh of three cities, adorned with many parks and lakes, and boasts many significant attractions.
The port-city of Tianjin has old Western colonial architecture that are under conservation, contrasting with today’s modern-day steel-and-glass cityscape.
But nothing beats arriving fresh and perky at these destinations, all ready to explore new sights and sounds, take in different cultures, sweet shopping spots, nooks that provide indulgent pampering and of course local food.
Flying In Flat-Out Comfort
Start your journey in style with an inflight flatbed option seats, like AirAsia X’s Premium Flatbed. These literally recline and turn into a bed – an ultimate experience you should totally Insta-share with your friends.
In these spacious seat-beds, drift off into dreams within your very own snug private space, thanks to a screen between the seats. The head and foot rests are also adjustable to suit your liking.
But if you aren’t sleepy yet, then comfortable with a good book illuminated by a reading light above you. With a universal power port at hand, your smartphone is always ready to snap instant moments once you land.
Real Definite Perks
You can now take this news lying down, as AirAsia X’s Premium Flatbed also comes with great add-ons:
• More storage to 40kg free baggage allowance for checked baggage.
• A wide selection of complimentary meals that includes snacks and drinks.
• Your choice of seats, with expansive legroom for any Premium Flatbed seats in rows 1 and 2.
• Snuggle up warmly in a fluffy pillow and soft duvet, for a homey comfort.
• Get unlimited flight changes up to two hours before your original departure time, and four hours before your new departure time, subject to fare difference.
• Xcite Inflight Entertainment[¹] with its large library of movies, TV shows, music and games – elevated with Sony noise-cancelling headphones[¹].
• Tune Protect travel insurance coverage with an hour’s on-time guarantee and baggage delay.[²]
Being treated like a celebrity starts before stepping on board AirAsia X’s A330 aircrafts.
As a Premium Flatbed passenger, you are greeted at a dedicated Premium Flatbed Counter and get priority boarding ahead of other passengers. When you land, your baggage arrives ahead of everyone else’s.
When you depart from KLIA2, you’ll get full access to AirAsia’s Premium Red Lounge with its VIP complimentary newspapers and magazines, food and drinks, Wi-Fi connection and more.
Fly AirAsia X’s Premium Flatbed with up to 30% off from Kuala Lumpur to Chongqing, Changsha, Wuhan or Tianjin. Book now till May 19 if you’re travelling from May 13 till Dec 31.
[¹] Available on AirAsia X (D7) flights only (except on flights to/from Bali, Saudi Arabia and between Taipei and Osaka)
[²] Coverage only applies to all direct flights departing from selected countries. It is not applicable for Fly-Thru, island and city transfers. Please also note that flights between Kuala Lumpur and Auckland / Honolulu / Dhaka are not applicable. Tune Protect Travel-AirAsia is underwritten by local insurance partners depending on your first departure country. Have a question? Get your answers from our Travel Insurance by Tune Protect FAQ.