Let’s be honest: first class is a celebration. Business class is for productivity and rest, but first class is about living the good life. For a limited time, you can get in on the fun too. There’s a lucrative opportunity to experience the delights of Cathay Pacific First Class, without breaking the bank.
Alaska Airlines has a very generous airline miles program. Even if you don’t have any miles presently, you can buy them. Cathay Pacific First Class costs $2500+ for one way flights within Asia, and generally over $5000 round trip. But thanks to Alaska’s favorable program, you can take one of these flights for just 27,500 Alaska points or buy them for just $591. Alaska also offers a credit card in the US & Canada, which comes loaded with more than enough miles to do this for free!
Cathay Pacific operates it’s stunning First Class on flights throughout Asia. You can consistently find it on the 5+ hour journey between Hong Kong and Tokyo, and on journeys to Beijing, Bangkok and more. You’ll undoubtedly ask if they can fly the plane around a bit longer, but it’s plenty of time to enjoy the marvelous surroundings – and bed. Of course this doesn’t even take into account the hours in the world class lounge, before the flight.
Between now and February 7th, Alaska has their MileagePlan miles on 40% off sale. Thanks to the 40% off, you can grab this deal for just $591. There are similar amazing offers such as Asia to Europe, US or vice versa in First Class for just $1400 one way. There are many bargains to be had. You can buy miles here. Your (free) Alaska account must be open for ten days before you can book. If you don’t already have one – open one now.
The first step is finding first class availability on Cathay Pacific. You can use the British Airways website, ExpertFlyer or AsiaMiles.com to find available seats using points. Once you’ve found seats – simply call Alaska MileagePlan and ask to book. Give them the flight numbers and you’re good to go! There are no surcharges out of many of these cities, making this deal extremely reasonable. It’s hard not to love Cathay Pacific First Class, or the vintage champagne!