Century Sun

Century Sun is one of the largest river cruise ships on the Yangtze. A sister ship of the Century Sky, Century Sun is designed according to international 5-star hotel standards, featuring with a luxurious revolving open air lobby. With international standards of comfort and service, Century Sun cruise ship will ensure your every comfort during a cruise.

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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.
  • Credit card processing fee & Government Taxes.
  • Transfers between Maoping Pier and Yichang Tourist Center.

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.
  • Shuttle battery cart fee in three gorges dam site CNY10p.p, cable car fee in Maoping Pier CNY2p.p.
  • 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.

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Cruise Itinerary


19:00-21:00 Embarkation 21:00-21:30 Embarkation Safety briefing(Departure in Chongqing)


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 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 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.