Treasures of China
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The Great Wall and the palaces of the Forbidden City. The army of Terracotta Warriors at Xian. The dramatic mountain scenery of the Yangtze Gorges. Let us introduce you to the sights and sounds of China. Over 14 days, well discover the very best of this incredible country, from deliciously spicy Sichuan food to loveable giant pandas. Well spend three laid-back days cruising along the Yangtze River, taking in the views along this spectacular stretch of waterway.
14 excursions and visits
Day 1 Chengdu – Chongqing – Yangtze
After a cuppa in a typical tea house this morning, well board a bullet train bound for Chongqing and then embark MV Century Sun. Our three-night cruise will take us along one of the most historic stretches of water in the world.
Day 2 Yangtze (Shibaozhai Pagoda)
An afternoon excursion takes us to Shiboa Pagoda (also known as Shibaozhai). A highlight of the Yangtze river cruise, this structure stands majestically above its surroundings. We enjoy a captains welcome party before dinner this evening.
Day 3 Yangtze (Shennong Stream)
Today our cruise sails through the spectacular Qutang and Wu Gorges before we board a smaller boat to sail along Shennong Stream, zigzagging through the beautiful gorges. Enjoy the captains farewell dinner this evening.