Discover the breathtaking beauty of China, travel in comfort while enjoying some of the most spectacular scenery in China. Our luxury cruise features state of the art facilities to make sure you will create wonderful & timeless memories during this fantastic adventure.

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    Chongqing, Yichang, Yangtze River Cruise, Chongqing

    Please note: Itinerary scheduled activities are subject to change without prior notice based upon weather, traffic conditions and other unforeseen occurrences.
    All optional excursions and evening entertainment are excluded from the package.


      Begin your journey with your international flight to Chongqing. Upon arrival at the Chongqing International Airport you will be greeted by your tour guide and transferred to your hotel.


      After breakfast you will see the rare giant panda at Chongqing Zoo’s breeding center and get within close proximity to watch the giant pandas and their offspring. Afterwards you will be transferred to Yichang by high speed train). Upon arrival, you will board the Yangtze River Cruise ship and begin your memorable Yangtze River Cruise trip.


      Start the morning with a morning exercise on board in the presence of the beautiful Gorges. Spend your day out on an optional excursion or relax on board the cruise ship. This evening you will return to the ship and attend the Captain’s Welcome Banquet and enjoy the evening entertainment with a Chinese dancing ball.


      Today, you may choose to embark on the exciting optional excursions or for a leisure day on board the ship. The afternoon you will continue to cruise into the western section of Xiling Gorge.


      Today you will pass through the mountains of Eastern Sichuan. Participate in the optional excursion or relax by the pool, pamper yourself with a massage and make the most of the last full day on your ship. Tonight, enjoy the farewell dinner and pack your bags in preparation for disembarking tomorrow.


      Today you will be transferred to the airport for your flight home. We hope you enjoyed your journey to China with us!

  • Package Includes

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    • Flights

      All domestic transfers in Australia
      International return flights to China
      All domestic transfers in China

    • Tours

      Tours and excursions as specified in the itinerary
      Sightseeing admissions

    • Accommodation

      5 nights’ accommodation:
      1 Night in Chongqing – Ramada Encore or similar
      4 Nights on Yangtze River Cruise – Victoria Cruise or similar

      Meals: 5 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 4 Dinners.

  • Three Gorges Dam Site
    The Three Gorges Dam Site is one of the largest construction projects undertaken by mankind and is the biggest hydropower project in the world.

    Tribe of the Three Gorges
    The only large scenic spot that has not been influenced by the Three Gorges Dam project, which showcases the abundant Ba Culture and Shu Culture.

    Lesser Three Gorges
    Board smaller vessels to sail through the narrower and breathtaking Lesser Three Gorges region or Shennong Stream. This excursion is subject to the cruise.

    White Emperor City
    An ancient temple that is located atop Baidi Mountain on the northern bank of the Yangtze River in Fengjie County.

    Fengdu Ghost City
    The temples built on Ming Mountain depicts the instruments of punishment and demon paintings, demonstrating the Chinese people’s imagination of hell.

    Shibaozhai is a 12-story wooden pagoda built against the rock in the 18th century, featuring inscriptions of past dynasties on each floor.

    *Please enquire if you would like to pre-book these optional tours.

      • International round-trip airfare
      • Round trip transfer to and from airport
      • Sightseeing admissions as specified
      • Private coach with air conditioning
      • English Speaking Guide
      • 5 nights’ accommodation:
        • 1 Nights Chongqing – Ramada Encore or similar
        • 4 Nights Yangtze River Cruise – Victoria Cuirse or similar
      • Meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 4 dinners.
      • China Visa application fee
      • Upgrades, add-on excursions, optional tours.
      • Meals/beverages not stated in the itinerary
      • Laundry and other items of a personal nature
      • Trip delay or interruption by the airline schedule change
      • Optional insurance coverage is available for baggage, accident and trip cancellation/interruption
      • Cost for anything not specifically mentioned in the listing above
      • Price is for one person based on double occupancy for departures from Sydney/Melbourne. Departures from other cities will incur a surcharge ($350 per person).
      • Tour tipping of $60 per person is to be made at time of booking.
      • Single supplement of $400 is payable upon booking for single travelers
      • The promotional tour is non-refundable outside the money back guarantee period after the reservation is confirmed.
      • If travel is more than 90 days from the date of reservation, all travelers must complete the reservation form with full names as shown on each traveler’s passport and provide passport copies within 30 days of the reservation being made. If travel is within 60-90 days from the date of reservation, the process is required to be completed within 15 days. If travel is within 60 days of r from the date of reservation, the process is required to be completed within 7 days. Otherwise, SNA Tours may not be able to guarantee the selected travel date.
      • If travel is more than 90 days of the date of reservation, the money back guarantee period is 15 days.  For travel within 60-90 days of the date of reservation, the money back guarantee period is 7 days. If travel is within 60 days, no money back guarantee is provided.
      • No child discount on special deal.
      • Travel insurance covering lost baggage, accidents, and trip cancellation/interruption is highly recommended.
      • All currencies are in AUD Dollars unless stated otherwise.

Tour Highlights

Each Tour Is Designed For A Special Experience

Yangtze River Cruise
  • Panda Zoo
  • Three Gorges Dam
  • Luxury facilities
  • On-cruise entertainment
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