Yangtze River Cruise Tour Extension 4/5 Days


Yichang, Xiling Gorge, Three Gorges Dam Site, Wu Gorge, Qutang Gorge, Chongqing
NOW AVAILABLE – VIP package aboard Yangtze Gold/President Cruise ships. See below for details.

Tour Highlights:

  • Relax aboard a cruise along the majestic Yangtze River
  • Marvel at the scale of the massive engineering achievement of the Three Gorges Dam
  • Sail through Wu Gorge famous for its quiet beauty
  • Cruise to Qutang Gorge, the shortest and most spectacular of the Three Gorges
  • Enjoy a range of Optional Activities and shore visits should you desire

Relax as you cruise along the majestic Yangtze River and discover the dramatic gorges, mountain villages and breathtaking scenery.

A Yangtze River cruise is the thrill of a lifetime. You will enjoy the stunning picturesque scenery and amazing natural beauty of the famed Three Gorges: Qutang , Wu, and Xiling, while exploring historical relics, ancient cultural sites, and spectacular architectural marvels along the mighty river such as the Three Gorges Dam, the largest dam project and hydroelectric power station in the world.

A Yangtze River cruise is a visual delight, full of pleasant surprises and many treasures waiting to be discovered. The images will stay with you long after you have returned home.

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Package Price Per Person (Twin Share Basis)
Departure Date
Min. 2 passengers
Single Supplement
Cruise Ship
2020 From $950 +$750 Yangtze Gold or similar
2021 From $900 +$750 President Cruises or similar


  • 3/4 nights (downstream/upstream) standard cabin with private balcony (twin share only, cruise ship subject to change) aboard Yangtze Gold Cruise or similar
  • 3 shore excursions aboard Yangtze River Cruise (subject to change and favourable local conditions)
  • Daily meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner, S=Special Banquet)
  • Internal flights (operated by a local carrier) or high-speed train (subject to availability)
  • Round trip airport or railway station and hotel transfers
  • Entrance fees to selected scenic attractions
  • English speaking tour guides


  • Prepaid tipping: $50 per person (2020 departures)
  • Prepaid tipping: $75 per person (2021 departures)
  • China visa application fees
  • Travel insurance (strongly recommended)
  • Optional recommended excursions
  • Optional tour extensions
  • Personal expenditure and anything not stated

VIP Package Inclusions:

Note: Inclusions and prices are subject to change without prior notice.

Yangtze Gold/President Cruise ships – $150

  • Free upgrade to higher floor
  • Complimentary coffee, tea and snacks at happy hour in the afternoon
  • Access to VIP restaurant (an optional a la carte menu will be available at extra cost)
  • Unlimited local wine, beer, and soft drinks at lunch and dinner
  • Express check in and check out service
  • Room turn-down service
  • Welcome fruit basket in cabin
  • VIP area reserved for evening entertainment
  • 2 hours free internet for each sailing
  • Free sauna and swimming (only on President Cruise)

Board your Yangtze River Cruise and enjoy your upcoming cruise journey on board.

Note: Itinerary and all shore excursions for Yangtze River Cruise are subject to change due to river and weather conditions, and permission from the navigational authorities. Any optional shore excursions are payable on-board the cruise (subject to availability and minimum passenger numbers).

Enjoy your first day onboard through the Xiling Gorge with gorgeous Three Gorges Dam scenery. Today includes a shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam Site. The Three Gorges Dam is a hydroelectric gravity dam, and it has been the world’s largest power station in terms of installed capacity since 2012.
This morning includes a shore excursion to the Shennong Stream or Lesser Three Gorges (cruise ship dependent). Later, you will sail through Wu Gorge, which is famous for its quiet beauty and the Qutang Gorge, the shortest and most spectacular of the Three Gorges.
Today includes your last shore excursion to Fengdu Mount Shuanggui Scenic Region or Fengdu Ghost City (cruise ship dependent). In the evening, you will enjoy a farewell banquet dinner.
After breakfast, disembark from cruise at Chongqing port. Transfer to the airport.
Arrive in Australia.