Guilin Scenery and Yangtze River Cruise Escape

7-Day Guilin, Chonqgin and Yangtze Tour

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Famed as the most picturesque city in China – Guilin boasts stunning scenery. Escape completely and be lost in the masterpiece of nature then combine it with a Yangtze River Cruise to experience sensory overload.

Tour Code: CHT-YZ-03

Departure Date: You Choose!

Inclusions:

Private Guide Driver Hotel
Entrance Fees Authentic Chinese Meals

From $1,099  P/P Price detail

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Itinerary Specials

  • A cruise along the Li River between Guilin and Yangshuo is an unforgettable experience.
  • See the giant and lesser pandas and their offspring at Chongqing Zoo.
  • Take a cruise on Yangtze River enjoy a relax holiday.
  • Details
  • Lists

Day1

Arrival in Guilin

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: Osmanthus Hotel   /  Guilin Bravo Hotel / Sheraton Guilin  

Day2

Arrival in Guilin

Attractions:Li River Cruise

Li River Scenery

Li River Scenery

Start your memorable Guilin tour by taking a Li River Cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo. The 83-kilometer-long (52-mile-long) winding Li River reveals itself as a long picture scroll with stunning scenery around every corner.

The cruise arrives at the terminal in Yangshuo after lunch and you have the change to explore Yangshuo by yourself. Then return to Guilin by our private car.

Meals: Breakfast , Chinese Lunch
Hotels: Osmanthus Hotel   /  Guilin Bravo Hotel / Sheraton Guilin   

Day3

Guilin to Chongqing

Attractions:Reed Flute Cave, Folded Brocade Hill, Elephant Trunk Hill

Elephant Trunk Hill

Elephant Trunk Hill

Today, you will first visit the symbol of Guilin city – Elephant Trunk Hill which is a huge rock which looks like an elephant drinking water at the riverside.

Then we transfer to Folded Brocade Hill which is famous for its smooth path for climbing and beautiful view of Li River. Lunch is at a great local restaurant.

The Reed Flute Cave is a highlight of the tour today. Reed Flute Cave boasts many Karst formations in the shape of stone columns, stalactites and stalagmites with each presents unique shapes enhanced by colored lights.

Then transfer to the airport to board on the flight to Chongqing, where your local guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast , Lunch at McFound Restaurant
Cruises: Eling Park Hotel   /  Eling Park Hotel  / JW Marriott Hotel 

Day4

Chongqing to Yangtze

Attractions:Goose Neck Park, Panda Room in Chongqing Zoo, Ciqikou Old Town

panda in chongqing zoo

Panda in Chongqing Zoo

After breakfast, visit Goose Neck Park where locals spend their spare time playing mahjong, cards or singing and dancing. You will 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:

Yangtze Paradise   /  President 1 

President Prime 

Day5

Yangtze Cruise

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

Captain's welcom banquet at cruise

Captain's welcom banquet at cruise

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: Yangtze Paradise   /  President 1  / President Prime 

Day6

Yangtze Cruise

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

Taichi Learning On the Yangtze Cruise

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: Yangtze Paradise   /  President 1  / President Prime 

Day7

Arrival in Yichang

Attractions:Three Gorges Dam Site

Three Gorges Dam

Three Gorges Dam

Today, your Yangtze River cruise will end with an excursion to the Three Gorges Dam which is the world's largest hydropower project.

The ship disembarks in Yichang and our local guide will transfer you to Yichang airport so that you can board your flight.

Price Per Person in US Dollars

  • 2014 Price
Dec. 1 – Mar. 31 Superior Deluxe Economy Single Room Supplement*
1 person -
2-5 persons $103 / $133 / $248
6-9 persons $103 / $133 / $248
>10 persons $103 / $133 / $248
Apr. 1 – Nov. 30 Superior Deluxe Economy Single Room Supplement*
1 person -
2-5 persons $103 / $181 / $296
6-9 persons $103 / $181 / $296
>10 persons $103 / $181 / $296

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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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