One Low Fare for Asia

Cathay Pacific announces annual All Asia Pass offer

By: Kara Cutruzzula

Cathay Pacific Airways has launched their latest annual All Asia Pass offer, with widespread destinations from Bali to Bangkok and Tokyo to Hong Kong. Clients can visit Hong Kong and up to four additional destinations over 21 days with roundtrip fares starting at $1,099. The airline also launched an Eye Spy Asia Sweepstakes, and participants have a chance to win an All Asia Pass.

Asia’s rich culture is now within reach with reduced fares and added destinations that caters to all tastes. Clients can find out why Asia is the most sought-after region for travel by exploring Hong Kong and tropical Bali to exotic Bangkok and legendary Tokyo. Cathay Pacific recently redesigned their cabins to feature new seat designs and enhanced in-flight entertainment.

The All Asia Pass offers passengers roundtrip economy class travel from San Francisco, Los Angeles or New York to Hong Kong with up to 21 consecutive days of travel to four cities chosen from 23 Asian destinations. They include Bangkok, Busan, Cebu, Denpasar, Fukuoka, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Jakarta, Kaohsiung, Karachi, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Nagoya, Osaka, Penang, Phuket, Phnom Penh, Sapporo, Seoul, Singapore, Surabaya, Taipei and Tokyo. Airfare starts at $1,099 for travel to Hong Kong plus two cities, $1,399 for travel to Hong Kong plus three cities and $1,699 for travel to Hong Kong plus four cities.

Departure must be between February 25 through May 15 and August 28 through December 1. Summer travel and extension options up to 90 days are available for an additional fee. All Asia Pass travelers can also select from other cities, including San Diego, Las Vegas, Denver, Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Miami, Nashville, New Orleans, Orlando, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Raleigh Durham, St. Louis, Tampa and Washington D.C.

For those who crave additional destinations, Cathay Pacific’s All Asia Pass also offers add-on destinations including Beijing, Dehli, Dhaka, Shanghai, Mumbai and more.

Cathay Pacific has partnered with the experts at Lonely Planet to bring All Asia Pass travelers useful travel information on selected destinations. Travelers can visit the All Asia Pass Insider pages to plan itineraries, learn helpful tips, read traveler blogs and find out what not to miss at each destination.

Until March 31, clients can also go online for a chance to win two All Asia Passes in Cathay Pacific’s Eye Spy Asia Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes, which includes an interactive online game related to the 24 destinations of the 2008 All Asia Pass, gives clients a glimpse at some of Asia’s top destinations before boarding the plane.

All Asia Passes must be booked through a travel agent. Some restrictions apply and all travel must be completed by December 8, 2008. This offer is only valid for U.S. residents and travel must originate in the U.S. All prices are exclusive of applicable taxes.