The Yangtze cruise will stop frequently during its sailing; these shore excursions will make your cruise trip more fun. Visitors will get a unique insight into the history of the region, culture of local residence and amazing natural landscape along the Yangtze River.
The shore excursions at timetable schedule are included in your payment. Excursions vary with the Yangtze cruise line you choose, and even with the sailing directions (upstream vs. downstream). Normally, the cruise will to Fengdu Ghost City or Snow Jade Cave, one day to Lesser Three Gorge or Shennong Stream, one day to the Three Gorges Dam.
Tips: Shibaozhai and Baidicheng (White Emperor City) are the optional excursion sites and visitors need to pay a little extra to explore them.
Located on the north bank of the Yangtze River, Fengdu is an ancient city with a long history, known as the "Ghost City" to most Chinese people, it got its reputation as the "Ghost City...
Introduction Zhongxian got its name by moving stories about two patriots. One is about Ba Manzi in the Warring States period (475-221 BC). Then became a general to the army of the Kingdom of Ba.
Introduction Shibaozhai, Literally means Stone Treasure Fortress, Located in ZhongCounty, at the south bank of the Yangtze River, 278 km away from Chongqing, it was first built in Qing Dynasty in 175...
Introduction Wanxian situates at 327 km away from Chongqing and 119 km from Fengjie in waterway. It has long history more than 2,000 years. Wanxian was once an important city in formal Sichuan Province...
Introduction Yunyang town is situated on the north bank, 64 kilometers (40 miles) below Wanxian. The handsome ZhangFei Temple is just on the opposite bank. Yunyang is famous the salt industry...
Introduction Fengjie is a famous ancient town with a history of more than 2,000 years on the northern bank of the Yangtze River in the eastern part of Chongqing. It is the first city at the western ...
Introduction Badong lies on the southern bank of the Yangtze and to the east of the DabaMountains. The town is a strategic communication hub Badong New Citybetween Sichuan and HubeiProvinces ...
Introduction Zigui is a county in Hubei province. It locates at the exit of Xiling Gorge, and the joints of the Xiangxi and Yangtze River. It was tZhaojun's Hometown, Ziguihe hometown of Qu Yuan...
Introduction Maoping, locates 10 kilometers west of the site of Three Gorges Project (TGP) and around 50 kilometers west of Yichang. a newly opened port after the Three Gorges Project's diversion...
Introduction Yueyang city locates on the south bank of the Yangtze and at the mouth of Dongting lake - the second largest fresh water lake in China. Dongting lake is a famous site which has received ...
Qutang Gorge Qutang Gorge The shortest of the Three Gorges (8 kilometers). It is considered the most dramatic by many visitors. The river navigates through the gorge's sheer, steep cliffs where the...
Shennong Stream is one of the most important ports of call for Yangtze Three Gorges tour. It is a 60-kilometer tributary of the Yangtze River, originates in the southern part of Shennongjia Natural...
Lesser Three Gorges
The Lesser Three Gorges is one of the exciting and famous stops in the Yangtze Three Gorges. It is often called the "highlight" of the cruise, even the whole China trip. It always refers to ...