Yangtze in Focus 10D/9N
10 Days / 9 Nights from $1,665 per person (upstream itinerary)
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: ARRIVE SHANGHAI
Make your own way to your Shanghai hotel. Later you will tour Shanghai visiting the Pudong area, Yu Gardens and the Old Town. (L)
DAY 2: SHANGHAI - EMBARK YANGTZE RIVER CRUISE
After breakfast you will be transferred to the cruise terminal to board your Victoria Cruises vessel. (B,D)
DAYS 3-4: NANJING TO MT. HUANG
Enjoy a shore excursion to Nanjing including the Sun Yat-Sen Mausoleum and a Qing Dynasty-style bazaar surrounding a Confucian Temple. (B,L,D) The following day enjoy a shore excursion to Mt. Huang (Yellow Mountain). Take a cable car to the summit where you will see the spectacular views. (B,L,D)
DAYS 5-6: WUHAN - CRUISING
Enjoy a shore excursion to the Guqin Terrace. (B,L,D) Spend tomorrow relaxing on board while cruising towards Yichang. (B,L,D)
DAYS 7: YICHANG – CRUISING
Arrive in Yichang and sail through the Gezhou Dam. Visit the Three Gorges Dam before continuing along the Yangtze River. (B,L,D)
DAY 8: CRUISING
Sail through Wu Gorge and visit the Daning River Small Gorges. (B,L,D)
DAY 9: FENGDU
Enjoy an excursion to the ‘Ghost City’, Fengdu. (B,L,D)
DAY 10: DISEMBARK CHONGQING
Arrive at Chongqing this morning where you will disembark the cruise vessel. Enjoy a tour of Chongqing including the Panda House at Chongqing Zoo, Ciqikou Ancient Town and the General Stilwell Museum. From here you will be transferred to Chongqing airport where your arrangements end. (B,L)
#Shoulder and high season surcharges apply.
Tipping: Above price includes Victoria Cruises compulsory service charge of RMB300 (AUD50) per person which is to be paid immediately upon boarding your cruise, not to Wendy Wu Tours.
Note: The itinerary is subject to change due to local conditions. A daily schedule for the following day will be placed in your cabin every evening. Contact our Reservations Department for cruise departure dates as cruises may not operate every day.
* Downstream itinerary 8D/7N (Chongqing to Shanghai) also available.
YANGTZE RIVER CRUISING