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10-day Expedition of Yangtze River

Tour code: ETC-Q113   

This is a tour package that including the most popular cities along the Yangtze River, with several transportations could be arranged, like River cruise from Chongqing to Yichang, speed train to Wuhan, Nanjing and Shanghai.

Tour Date City Tour Brief
1 Chongqing Arrival in Chongqing
2 Chongqing Three Gorges Museum, Dazu Buddhist Grottoes, after dinner, board your cruise ship
3 Yangtze Cruise On board, Fengdu or Shibaozhai
4 Yangtze Cruise Lesser Three Gorges or Shennong Stream
5 Yichang / Wuhan Three Gorge Dam, disembark at Yichang, take train to Wuhan, East Lake Scenic Area
6 Wuhan / Nanjing Hubei Provincial Museum, Yellow Crane Tower, take a train to Nanjing
7 Nanjing Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum, Mausoleum of Dr. Sun Yat-sen, Zhonghua Gate, the Memorial of the Nanjing Massacre
8 Nanjing / Shanghai Train to Shanghai, Yu Garde, Jade Buddha Temple, the Bund, Nanjing Road
9 Shanghai Free day
10 Shanghai End of service

Day 01 Arrival in Chongqing (No meal)

Arrival in Chongqing, transfer to the hotel.

Day 02 Chongqing (B, L, D)

Visit the Three Gorges Museum, then drive to Dazu to see the Buddhist Grottoes. After dinner, board your cruise ship.

Day 03 Yangtze Cruise (B, L, D)

On board, shore excursion to "the Ghost City" --Fengdu or Shibaozhai depending on the schedule of the cruise companies. Since 2010, some cruise companies offer optional shore excursions during your cruise, please kindly check with your travel consultant for more information.

Day 04 Yangtze Cruise (B, L, D)

Today you'll get a close look of the enchanting landscape as you board a small boat and cruise along a tributary to the Yangtze to explore the exceptionally beautiful Lesser Three Gorges or Shennong Stream depending on the arrangement of the cruise company.

Day 05 Yichang / Wuhan (B, L)

Shore excursion to the amazing Three Gorge Dam: it is the world's largest power station in terms of installed capacity (22,500 MW). Later, disembark at Yichang. After lunch, transfer to board a speed train to Wuhan (2 hours). Have a stroll at East Lake Scenic Area.

Day 06 Wuhan / Nanjing (B, L)

Visit Hubei Provincial Museum and Yellow Crane Tower. Then transfer to the railway station and head for Nanjing by speed train (4 hours).

Day 07 Nanjing (B, L)

After breakfast, you will start today’s tour with a visit to the Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum, then to Mausoleum of Dr. Sun Yat-sen, Zhonghua Gate and the Memorial of the Nanjing Massacre.

Day 08 Nanjing / Shanghai (B, L)

Take a speed train to Shanghai (2 hours). Be met and transfer to visit Yu Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, the Bund and Nanjing Road.

Day 09 Shanghai (B)

Free time at leisure.

Day 10 Shanghai departure (B)

Transfer to the airport and fly to your next destination.

End of service.


As all of our holidays are tailor-made it isn’t possible to give anexact price on the web-site as the final cost is dependant on a number of factors. These include the number of people in your party, the season you travel, the standard of hotel (we offer a variety of standards from three-star to super-luxurious) and duration of your trip. However, as aguideline you should expect to pay from US$ for the opposite itinerary.

Included Services

Private transfers airport/hotel/airport;
Private tours escorted by an English-speaking guide;
Accommodations with daily breakfast;
Meals specified in itinerary as B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner;
Domestic flights and trains listed;
Admission fees.

Non-included Services,
Visa arrangement;
Excess luggage charge(the luggage allowance at economy class is 20kg);
Personal expense;
Any meals not specified as "B, L or D";

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