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Yangtze River

Chaotianmen Harbour | Chongqing, 400060, China
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Yangtze River Cruise and Private Chongqing Evening Tour
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US$ 1,388.86*
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Luxury Yangzi River Cruise - 4 days and 3 nights
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US$ 47.00*
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Private Tour: Best of Chongqing Including Chongqing Museum
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Winding across 3,988 miles (6,418) of China the Yangtze River is the third longest rive in the world. It begins its journey at the Qinhai-Tibet Plateau and ends at the East China Sea. The Yangtze River has a rich ecosystem, fascinating history, and is the most important river in China. Life has always sprung up around the Yangtze River. The earliest signs of life dating back 27 thousand years. The climate on the river is often milder then its cousin the Yellow River making it more suitable for agriculture.
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Chaotianmen Harbour | Chongqing, 400060, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago

3 night 3 Gorges Century Sky Cruise - a must do experience - but don't have great expectations of the boat! Whilst advertised as a 5 star hotel standard - room is small and damp from the humidity; boat is in need of refurbishment; this...More

1  Thank Janet F
Reviewed 5 days ago

5 of us did the 4 night Yangtze cruise from Yichang to Chongching in late June, 2017. We went with President 8, which was the only cruise which suited our schedule. The boat looks tired, facilities are poor and passengers noisy with many smokers. The...More

Thank P W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travelled from Yinchang to Chongqing with Yangtze Gold 6 Cruises. The room was lovely, we even had a little balcony. A tour a day was included and extra tours were offered at a charge. All tours had an English tour guide and there were...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very enjoyable cruise down the Yangtze river. We upgraded to a suite with private balcony over looking the bow with excellent views. The cabin was fine and quite spacious with two televisions which we did not watch. The cabin smelt a little...More

Thank Givelin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As part of a 2 week visit to China, we planned the cruise as a few days R&R and to allow the family to see the beautiful views on the Yangtze. Upon arriving, we entered a nice (renovated) lobby area and a had a very...More

2  Thank Marek1964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a favorite part of our 12-day Sinorama tour. The boat was one of the fleet's older boats but we found it to be quite charming and a bit "old world." Our cabin was quite comfortable with a private balcony were you could enjoy...More

3  Thank fawtandthebaby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were part of an organized group for 4 nights at the ship, THE GOLDEN 8. The room we have had a nice room with 2 double beds and a long balcony very clean. The shower was good comfortable and clean. Room was cleaned every...More

3  Thank CanadaMyreview
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A massive feat of engineering, a very busy waterway that is a backbone to the 600+klm's it covers. China is slowly warming to tourism I only hope the learn to clean up the waterways.

3  Thank Rick S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

FANTASTIC, MAGICAL, MIND BLOWING SCENERY We booked this 3 night/4 day cruise on the President No 7 through China Highlights tour company. They arranged everything from the cruise to the visa invitation to lodge at the visa Centre, through to the transfers between our hotel,...More

1  Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an okay time. But of the 18 days we spent in China, this cruise was our least favorite part. It felt like they were nickle and dimeing us... Want to swim? 50 RMB, want to watch a movie? 30 RMB. Pay with your...More

3  Thank Lisa98275
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Jody G
18 July 2017|
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Response from Century J | Property representative |
Hello Jody : The Yangtze Gold cruise line is a Chinese state-owned company on the Yangtze river with several boats . Gold 8 is seasonally chartered by Sinorama of their groups of the Yangtze cruises.There are many different... More
Nhu Phuong T
27 June 2017|
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Response from Century J | Property representative |
As per our understanding that most cruse ships itineraries have featured with 3 included daily shore excurions, these 3 tours you do not need to pay as its included into the cruise rates proposal .Like Century Cruises ships... More
10 June 2017|
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Response from Century J | Property representative |
The laundry service is very affordable onboard any ships on the Yangtze River include Viking [Chartered one of Century Cruises ships]. You even could get a great deal of the laundry package service with more than 10 iteams... More