Chongqing to Yichang Yangtze River Cruise 2023/2024
The 4 days and 3 nights Chongqing to Yichang Yangtze River Cruise sails downstream along the world third longest river. People from both home and abroad are welcomed to have a fresh try of this quintessence section of the Yangtze River cruise,since so rich types of views and experiences can be encountered during the trip. No matter the especially famous Three Gorges of continuous and steep hills, appealing waterscape, well-known cultural and historical attractions, primitive natural streams,suspended coffins, local customs and culture of ethnic groups, or the world-hit Three Gorges Dam Site, unique views of vital port cities, and so forth, this golden cruise route will cover all to give the best and complete experience of the impressing Yangtze River cruise days in your tour in China.
4 Days & 3 Nights Chongqing to Yichang Yangtze River Cruise Sample Itinerary
Chongqing to Yichang Yangtze River Cruise Route
Day 1 Chongqing Embarkation
|21:00||Undock from Chongqing Chaotianmen Port|
- Chongqing is a vital municipality of China and a cosmopolitan city centered with politics, economy, culture, technique, education, creation and art. In this city built on the mountain landform, you can enjoy facilitate traffic transportation, various kinds of local food, such as hot pot, many worth-going sites like Eling Park, Ciqikou Ancient Town, Three Gorges Museum, etc.
- Chaotianmen Port at the junction of Yangtze River and Jialing River serves all Yangtze River cruise ships, and here you can appreciate the gorgeous night view of the modern buildings, crossing roads and bridges, and the sightseeing cruise ships all shining with colorful sparkling lights.
Night View of Chaotianmen Port
Day 2 Yangtze River Cruise (B, L, D)
|14:00-17:00||Shore excursion to Shibaozhai Pagoda|
|18:00-19:00||Captain’s Welcome Party|
|21:00||Crew’s performance & evening entertainment|
- Shibaozhai Pagoda is reputed as the “Pearl on the Yangtze River” and one of the world 8 strange structures by the Discovery Channel in America. Its 12-story red pagoda was constructed with wood, leaning the mountain, making this building a great place to seek an interesting climbing and a nice site for sceneries and stories.
- Captain’s Welcome Party specially prepared by the cruise company will show the warm welcome from the cruise captain and all crews, and it is also a cool occasion for delicious food and drinks, dancing relaxation and friends making with others.
- Crew’s cabaret and evening’s amusement will extend your happy hours, with the exciting fire spitting, face changing, singing and dancing, other performances from the versatile cruise staff.
Happy Hours with Cruise Staff
Day 3 Yangtze River Cruise (B, L, D)
|11:00-12:00||Sail through Qutang Gorge|
|12:00-13:00||Sail through Wu Gorge|
|13:30-17:30||Shore excursion to Shennv Stream|
|18:00-19:00||Sail through Xiling Gorge|
|19:00-20:30||Captain’s Farewell Dinner|
- The Three Gorges consisting of Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge and Xiling Gorge boasts the impressing, magnificent and amazing natural view of high hills and flat water at the world only big gorge. Among these three gorges, Qutang Gorge is featured with the rapid rolling water at the narrow riverway, which makes it majestic and precipitous. Wu Gorge is famous for its elegant and serene sightseeing, and towering mountains surrounded by clouds and mists, deep gorge, etc. make it full of poetic romance. And Xiling Gorge is the longest one with the length of 76 kilometers in total, and the winding river, strange stones, elegant sightseeing makes Xiling Gorge another popular shining spot along Yangtze River cruise.
- Shennv Stream, or called Goddess Stream is 30 kilometers long and favored by tourists with its eye-pleasing landscape and the especially primitive and quiet enjoyment.
- The cruise captain will give their sincere appreciation and say goodbye to every guest during the Captain’s Farewell Dinner.
The Three Gorges
Day 4 Yichang Disembarkation
|08:00-12:30||Shore excursion to Three Gorges Dam site and be shuttled to Yichang Three Gorges Center Cruise Terminal for departure|
|08:00-13:30||Optional experience of the Ship Lift. After that, shore excursion to Three Gorges Dam site and be shuttled to Yichang Three Gorges Center Cruise Terminal for departure|
- The Three Gorges Dam is the largest and most complicated hydropower project worldwide, which was designed and built for the benefits of navigation, flood control, river shipping, and tourism, etc. It is an extremely popular site for the human’s project and natural sightseeing. The Ship Lift is the largest and most sophisticated ship lift in the whole world.
Three Gorges Dam Site
Popular Chongqing to Yichang Cruise Ships
In the year of 2023, there are totally 26 cruise ships sailing from Chongqing to Yichang. And here at below are some very popular cruise ships, recommended by us and many Yangtze River cruisers, with nice prices, high standard facilities, great services, tasteful food and beverages, rich sorts of activities, and interesting shore excursions, and so forth. Choose your favorite one to see the details of the ship before planning your Yangtze River cruise from Chongqing to Yichang!
From only $438-$483
From only $438-$483
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From only $499-$570
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From only $362-$407
From only $362-$415
From only $362-$415
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