Shanghai and Yangtze Three Gorges Exploration

7-Day Shanghai, Chonqgin and Yangtze Tour

Shanghai and Yangtze Three Gorges Exploration
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This delightful trip starts from Shanghai. See the highlights of Shanghai and take and downstream cruise from Chongqing to Yichang to explore the stunning sceneries along Yangtze River.

Tour Code: CHT-YZ-01

Departure Date: You Choose!

Inclusions:

Private Guide Driver Hotel
Entrance Fees Authentic Chinese Meals

From $1,439  P/P Price detail

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Itinerary Specials

  • Feel the charming megacity - Shanghai by exploring its colonial history, which combines ancient cultures and modern miracles.
  • Half day tour in Chongqing - see Panda in zoo and taste typical Chongqong dishes - hotpot.
  • Cruise along the Yangtze River - charming scenery of Three Gorges.
  • Details
  • Lists

Day1

Arrival in Shanghai

Be met at the arrival hall of the airport by our tour guide and transferred back to your hotel in a comfortable private vehicle.

You will receive a Free CH cell phone package including free rental for the cell phone and SIM card and at least 30 free minutes, delivery and collection in China.

Hotels: Kingtown Hotel Plaza Shanghai   /  The Bund Hotel Shanghai / Radisson Shanghai New World Hotel 

Day2

Arrival in Shanghai

Attractions:Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Museum((Audio Guide included)), The Bund, The Shanghai World Financial Center

shanghai bund

Shanghai Bund

After breakfast, we will first visit Shanghai Museum which houses a collection of 123,000 cultural arts in 21 categories including bronzes, ceramics, calligraphy, Ming and Qing-dynasty furniture and ancient art works.

Continue our visit to Yuyuan Garden and Yuyuan Market. Yuyuan Garden which is a tranquil classical garden and well blends of pavilions, halls, rockeries, ponds and cloisters with unique characteristics. Lunch is at a great local restaurant - Old Shanghai Restaurant. A visit to Jiangnan Silk Shop and Workshop is also included.

In the afternoon, we head to the Bund for a waterfront stroll and have a look at the grandest historic buildings. Lastly, go to the top of Shanghai’s new landmark – World Financial Center for a bird's-eye view of the city.

Meals: Breakfast , Lunch at Old Shanghai Restaurant
Hotels: Kingtown Hotel Plaza Shanghai /  The Bund Hotel Shanghai / Radisson Shanghai New World Hotel 

Day3

Shanghai Fly to Chongqing

Attractions:Panda Room in Chongqing Zoo, Ciqikou Old Town

panda in chongqing zoo

Panda in Chongqing Zoo

Take morning flight from Shanghai to Chongqing. Before boarding the ship, you will have a half day Chongqing tour to see the cute pandas in Chongqing zoo and go to Ciqikou Old Town to experience authentic community and local’s life. Lunch is arranged at a great local restaurant.

Board the ship from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Dinner is not included and we suggest that you buy some snacks in local supermarket. Start your Yangtze River cruise from Chongqing to Yichang at 9:00pm.

Meals: Breakfast , Lunch at Yunyuan restaurant
Cruises:

President 1  / President Prime 

President 7 

Day4

Yangtze Cruise

Attractions:Welcoming Banquet, Shore excursion to Shibaozhai(14:00-16:00)

yangtze river boat trackers

Yangtze River Boat Trackers

A shore excursion to Shibaozhai. It is built by catch upon a rectangular rock with sheer cliffs with a height of 56 meters and 12 stories. Each of the 12 floors of Shibaozhai is dedicated to a famous general of the Three Kingdoms period (220-265AD), a local scholar or a renowned Chinese poet.

At night, a welcoming banquet and dancing party will be held on the ship.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotels: President 1   /  President Prime / President 7 

Day5

Yangtze Cruise

Attractions:Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge, Shennong Stream(1:30pm-5:30pm), Crew's Performance

Wu Gorges

Today you will experience perhaps the most memorable part of your Yangtze Cruise tour. The ship will sail through Qutang Gorge which is the grandest and most dangerous section of the river with steep precipices on both sides.

Go ashore to visit the Shennong Stream when the ship sails between Wu Gorge and Xiling Gorge. This is an interesting junk adventure drifting along the winding stream for three to four hours. Aboard the ship again and Crew's Performance will be held tonight.

At night, a welcoming banquet and dancing party will be held on the ship.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotels: President 1   /  President Prime / President 7 

Day6

Arrival in Yichang

Attractions:Three Gorges Dam Site

shennong stream travel

Shennong Stream Travel

Today we will sail through the Three Gorges Dam and get access to the top of the dam see the magnificent project.

The ship arrives in Yichang at 1:00pm. Our guide will meet your at the pier and transfer you to the Yichang airport to catch your flight to Shanghai. Upon your arrival in Shanghai, you will see our guide wait for you at the arrival hall.

Meals: Breakfast
Hotels: Kingtown Hotel Plaza Shanghai   /  The Bund Hotel Shanghai / Radisson Shanghai New World Hotel 

Day7

Shanghai to Departure City

Activities:Hotel to airport Transfer (Shanghai)

Transfer you to the airport to board on your flight home.

Price Per Person in US Dollars

  • 2014 & 2015
Dec. 1 – Mar. 31 Superior Deluxe Economy Single Room Supplement*
1 person -
2-5 persons $79 / $92 / $156
6-9 persons $79 / $92 / $156
>10 persons $79 / $92 / $156
Apr. 1 – Nov. 30 Superior Deluxe Economy Single Room Supplement*
1 person -
2-5 persons $86 / $128 / $230
6-9 persons $86 / $128 / $230
>10 persons $86 / $128 / $230

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  • Price Inclusion
  • Price Exclusion
  • Entrance Fees to the Scenic Spots as Listed in the Itinerary
  • Centrally Located Hotels with daily western & Chinese buffet breakfasts
  • Authentic Chinese Food
  • Private Cars and Drivers
  • Private Guides
  • Flights & Transfers in China
  • Airport Taxes and Fuel Fees
  • Service Charge & Government Taxes
  • Insurance
  • Luggage Transfers
local guide

Excellent Local Guides

We selected the most experienced tour guides in each city. They are all very professional and flexible during the tour with outstanding knowledge of all the sites and history.

The guide in different city will speak your nominated language, meet you at the airport, deliver you to your hotel and accompany you on your tour in each city.

Car and Driver

We use the modern air-conditioned luxury cars for families or 2-3 persons and small buses for small groups of 4-7 persons.

We ensure that all of the vehicles that we use are well-maintained (not over 4 years) and always very clean. Our drivers are very nice and careful with over 5-year drive experience.

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