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4-Day Victoria Yangtze River Cruise

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    What to Expect
    Day 1 – Leave Chongqing city

    Cruise will depart from Chongqing Chaotianmen Port at 9:00 pm (Cruise is VICTORIA or PRESIDENT).

    Day 2 – First day of the cruise (B, L, D)

    At 6:30 am you will have a Taichi Class to start the day full of energy and joy. After breakfast, you can stay in the boat doing some activities or do the optional excursion to Fengdu Ghost City (Own expense). In this Tang Dynasty town you can learn about Chinese ghost culture, the afterlife, and to see what the Chinese would call a “model of hell.” After lunch, you will visit Shibaozhai, a temple with an unusual shape that looks like a pyramidal pagoda. After dinner, you will enjoy a minorities and dynasty costumes show.

    Day 3 – Second day of the cruise (B, L, D)

    In the morning you can do the optional excursion to the White Emperor City (own expense), a town home to many poets due to its beautiful scenes and architecture. You will sail through the Qutang Gorge and the Wu Gorge, as well as Goddess Stream. In the night, you will enjoy the captain’s farewell banquet.

    Day 4 – Third day of the cruise (B)

    At 8:00 am you’ll arrive at Huang Ling Miao and transfer to the Three Gorges Dam, the biggest hydro-electric project in the world completed in 2009. The Three Gorges Project brings benefits in all aspects of flood control, power generation, tourism, ecological protection, South-North water transfer and irrigation, outperforming any other large hydropower stations in the world. Afterwards, your cruise will end in Yichang where you will disembark.

    Note 1: This itinerary and the times on it are subject to change depending on the river condition and weather.

    Note 2: There is an option to choose the transfer service. If you choose the option then your driver can meet you at airport /train station in Chongqing and transfer you to the cruise. When you arrive at Yichang your driver will meet you at the cruise and transfer you to the airport or railway station in Yichang.

    Note 3: Cruise names for your reference: Sundays is Victoria Ana Cruise (VA), Mondays is Victoria Grace (VG), Tuesdays is Victoria Jenna (VJ), Wednesdays is Victoria Katarina (VK), Thursdays is Victoria Lianna (VL), Fridays is Victoria Selina (VS) and Saturdays is Victoria Sophia (VSP)

    Note 4: Cruise name of President for your reference: Tuesday is President No. 6, Wednesday is President No.7, Friday is President No.8

    Note 5: President is highly recommended because the cruise are in better and newer condition. However, since it is not daily departure, so Victoria Cruise can be your good backup.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Chongqing cruise port if "Cruise Ticket Only" option is selected or your hotel lobby in Chongqing if "Cruise & Transfer" option is selected.
    Duration
    4 days
    Return Details
    Yichang cruise port if "Cruise Ticket Only" option is selected or your Yichang hotel lobby, airport, or railway station if the "Cruise & Transfer" option is selected.  Please note destination choice if "Cruise & Transfer" option is selected.
    Inclusions
    • 3 Nights accommodation on the cruise in twin rooms shared by two people. If the customer number is odd, room will be shared with another person too.
    • Meals as per the itinerary
    Exclusions
    • Mandatory fee of 150 RMB per person prior to boarding the cruise
    • Optional entrances tickets and guides to Fengdu Ghost City and White Emperor City
    • Tour guide for the transfer service
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Mandatory fee of 150RMB (About $23 USD) per person will be collected prior to boarding. Please ensure you have sufficient cash on hand for this fee.
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • This itinerary and the times on it are subject to change depending on the river condition and weather.
    • Cruise names for your reference: Sundays: Victoria Ana Cruise (VA) Mondays: Victoria Grace (VG) Tuesdays: Victoria Jenna (VJ) Wednesdays: Victoria Katarina (VK) Thursdays: Victoria Lianna (VL) Fridays: Victoria Selina (VS) Saturdays: Victoria Sophia (VSP)
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    From the moment we got on, they tried to up sell everything from the room to dining experience. We didn't do either, nor the additional excursions and was happy with our trip. The staff go out of there way to try and help you. We were the only non Chinese passengers so they were
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    I took this 4-day river cruise on the Yangtze River as part of a larger 10-day tour through Gate 1 Travel. I had no expectations and this was my first river cruise. We departed Yechan and travel upstream to Chongqing through all three gorges. It was damp, foggy, and a little
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    From the moment I stepped on board the Katarina our Cruise Director Marion was lecturing all passengers instead of informing them of the do's and dont's,the warning bells sounded. I had pre booked an upgrade package which included a cabin on a higher deck along with la carte
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    We joined the Victoria Anna for a 4-day Yangtze River Cruise through our Gate1 Tour and it was fantastic! We saw so many scenic views from our ship. All meals were included on the ship, and the morning and afternoon excursions were perfect lengths to not tire us out. The
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    Magnificent views. Awesome mountains around the river. And very nice ship, good quality of cabins, good service in the restaurant. For kids - even pizza (one time)!! Nice bar. Evenings shows - rather funny, like from culture house in veeery deep province, but after few beers (or
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