Cities: Beijing, Xian, Wuhan, Yangtze River, Chongqing, Shanghai

Highlights: The Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven, Terracotta Warriors, Wild Goose Pagoda, Yangtze River, Three Gorges Dam, The Bund, Yu Garden

The best way to enjoy the stunning scenery of the Three Gorges is to take the cruise!  Treat yourself on this relaxing yet fun experience to on-board an ultra luxurious 5 star cruise ship operated by Century Cruises.  Get ready for an unperturbed sailing on the Yangtze River, the longest river in Asia and the third longest in the world! This 13-Day itinerary is a unique combination of the historical sites of Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai, and the natural landscape of the Gorges. Bring back some memories with you as you experience climbing the Great Wall, mesmerized by the beauty of the Forbidden City, Summer Palace, and the funerary arts of the Terracotta Warriors, and the breathtaking view of the Three Gorges.


Itinerary Summary
Day
City
Meals
Activity
1
Depart US to Shanghai
In-flight Meal
Depart US to Shanghai
2
Arrive Beijing
In-Flight Meal
Arrive Beijing
3
Beijing
Breakfast, Lunch
Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace
4
Beijing
Breakfast, Lunch
Sacred Way of the Ming Tomb, Great Wall
5
Beijing to Xi'an
Breakfast, Dinner
Temple of Heaven, Fly to Xian
6
Xi'an
Breakfast, Lunch
Terracotta Warriors, Wild Goose Pagoda
7
Xian to Wuhan to Yichang
Breakfast, Dinner
Ancient City Wall, Fly to Wuhan, Fast Train to Yichang, Board President Cruise
8
Yangtze River
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Xiling Gorge, Three Gorges Dam Site, Captain's Welcoming Dinner
9
Yangtze River
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Wu Gorge, Lesser Three Gorges, Qutang Gorge
10
Yangtze River
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Shibaozhai, Farewell Dinner
11
Chongqing to Shanghai
Breakfast, Lunch
Three Gorges Museum of China
12
Shanghai
Breakfast, Lunch
Shanghai Bund, Old Town, Silk Museum
13
Depart Shanghai to US
Breakfast
Depart Shanghai to US

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