Century Diamond

Start her first maiden voyage in the end of August, 2008, Century Diamond is a new jewel on the Yangtze River. Each cabin on Century Diamond has a private balcony with full-length observation window and a European style bathroom, and is furnished with unique and refined interior decoration.Rooms are not internet equipped and the ship has internet cafes which can be used for a fee(RMB 150/per person for whole cruise).

Price Details

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1. Tipping Special Note: All passengers on New Century Cruises are required to pay $23/RMB150 per person as service charge. The service charge is payable when they check out for disembarkation.Customer request a specific deck need an additional fee (RMB200-RMB600) based on the floor of ship.

2. Price may higher during the Chinese National Holiday from 29th Sep to 7th Oct, higher than the above list price ($150-$250 up), please contact your travel advisor for details.

Price Inclusion

  • Entrance fees:The land excursions listed in the itinerary.
  • Meals: The daily meals on the ship.
  • Room: A berth in the cabin as specified in the itinerary. Overnight accommodation for morning departure (except Victoria sailing from Chongqing to Shanghai).
  • Credit card processing fee & Government Taxes.

Price Exclusion

  • Transfers: Between airport/hotel and cruise terminal in Chongqing/Yichang/Shanghai.
  • Single Room Supplement.
  • US$23/RMB150 per person as mandatory service tip should be paid onbaord. Cruise between Chongqing and Shanghai should be paid $48/RMB 300 per person.
  • Personal Expenses: Expenses of a purely personal nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone call, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the itinerary.

Cruise Itinerary


19:00-21:00 Embarking at Maoping pier of Yichang 21:00-21:30 Embarkation Safety Briefing


06:30-07:00 Morning coffee,tea and pastries 06:30-07:00 Tai Chi exercise 07:00-08:30 Breakfast (Buffet) 08:00-10:30 Optional tour to Fengdu Ghost City CNY290 per person or onboard activities 09:00-12:00 Cultural activities 12:00-13:30 Lunch (Buffet) 15:00-17:30 Shore excursion---Shi Baozhai Pagoda 18:15-19:00 Captain's welcome party 19:00-20:30 Dinner (Buffet) 21:00-22:00 Crew Cabaret Show


06:30-07:00 Morning coffee,tea and pastries 06:30-07:00 Tai Chi exersice 07:00-08:30 Breakfast (Buffet) 08:00-10:30 Optional tour to the White Emperor City CNY290 per person 11:00 (Est.) Scenic cruising---Qutang Gorge 13:30 (Est.) Scenic cruising---Wu Gorge 12:00-13:30 Lunch (Buffet) 14:00-16:30 Excursion---Shennv Stream 19:00-20:30 Buffet Dinner 20:30-23:00 Settle the bills 21:00-22:00 Evening Entertainement


06:30-08:00 Breakfast (Buffet) 08:00-11:00 Disembarking at Maoping pier of Yichang&Shore excursion---Three Gorges Dam Site 12:30 (Est.) Take bus to No.9 pier of Yichang

Onboard Activities

Taichi Class

The Taichi master teaching Taichi on the upper deck every early morning and demonstrate for passenger who interested this traditional Chinese muscle art, just go and learn how to control the breath and how to control the body.