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Yangtze River Cruise Reviews: How to Plan for A Three Gorges Tour

Yangtze River Cruise Reviews - How to Plan for A Perfect 2021 Three Gorges Tour

Want to choose a suitable Yangtze River Cruise for a great Three Gorges tour? Take a look at this strong selection ship strategy. Great Wall Adventure Club's strongly recommends American Victoria cruise for a wonderful Yangtze River cruise experience.

The Three Gorges of the Yangtze River-Four Miles of Natural Stereo Gallery

The Yangtze River, a large river in China, originated from the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau and traverses the hinterland of China from west to east, with a total length of more than 6,300 kilometers. She rolled eastward, splitting mountains and valleys as she flowed through the eastern edge of the Sichuan Basin, rushing to form a magnificent, magnificent and unparalleled grand canyon-the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River.

Known as the "Four Hundred Mile Natural Three-dimensional Gallery", the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River is located in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River. It stretches from Baidi City in Fengjie, Chongqing in the west to Nanjin Pass in Yichang, Hubei in the east, with a total length of 193 kilometers. Composed of Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge, and Xiling Gorge, the Three Gorges has steep mountains, cliffs, and beautiful scenery. In this magnificent mountains and rivers, the ancestors have left many poems and historical sites that have been passed down through the ages. The Three Gorges of the Yangtze River, with its profound historical and cultural accumulation, composes a splendid movement of the Yangtze River civilization.

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The Three Gorges of the Yangtze River canyon is narrow, with strange peaks rising from the top, stone pillars leaping into the sky, the walls of the gorge are clear and pure, and there is no variegated color on both sides. The peaks are not cliffs, and there are waters and springs, just like being in a beautiful picture, which is refreshing. For thousands of years, the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River has temporarily presented her immortal beauty and splendid culture to the world, so that all the Chinese and foreigners will not forget the affection and the joy of returning.

The Three Gorges of the Yangtze River is one of the birthplaces of ancient Chinese culture. It is home to the famous Daxi culture, which shines with strange brilliance in the long river of history. Here is the ancient battlefield of the Three Kingdoms, where countless heroes and heroes staged a mighty and majestic drama. Here, the people of Xiajiang went forward bravely in the stormy sea and created the long river chants that either pierced the clouds and cracked the bank or soothed and were famous here. There are countless places of historical interest in Fengdu, Shibaozhai, Baidi City, Bazhentu, Huangling Temple, Shibaozhai, Quyuan Temple, they all complement each other with the beautiful scenery and are famous all over the world.

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Get to Know the Yangtze River Cruise Ships

The Three Gorges is a magnificent world, please take a boat tour-first understanding of the Yangtze River Three Gorges cruise. There is no doubt that a good choice for visiting the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River is a cruise ship. Boating on the blue waves, people are traveling in the painting, enjoying the river views.

Every time they land on the scenic spots, they can not only avoid the pain of looking for restaurants and change hotels every day, but also enjoy the different scenery outside the window every day.

During the entire cruise journey, there is no need to worry about eating, lodging, and transportation. Onboard Chinese and Western catering, private balcony in guest rooms, and complete leisure facilities are all available, taking care of all aspects of tourists' lives. Tourists will also have special guides to explain them. , The travel rhythm is relaxed and relaxed, and the whole journey is comfortable and comfortable, especially for families with the elderly and children. It is very suitable.

How to take the Yangtze River cruise?

At present, there are mainly two embarkation ports for the Yangtze River Three Gorges cruise ship, Chongqing and Yichang. The transportation between Chongqing and Yichang is very convenient for tourists, and the plane, train and car are all very convenient.

All major cities across the country have planes and trains to Chongqing, which is very convenient. Many tourists also choose Chengdu and Chongqing to travel together. The number of trains from Chengdu to Chongqing is also very intensive, and the journey takes about 2 hours.

Cruise ship selection-the top priority, how to find a cruise ship that suits you?

Choosing a boat is almost an important thing for every tourist to prepare for the trip to the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River. There are 10 fleets in the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River, and nearly 40 cruise ships can be selected for you. But in all fairness, although the overall service level of the Three Gorges Cruises (mainly luxury cruise ships, not ordinary passenger ships) is very good, because the management standards of different fleets are not the same, so in the grasp of service details and the maintenance of cruise facilities, There will be some differences in levels. Although it will not have much adverse impact on the entire itinerary, everyone still has expectations for the pursuit of quality.

Therefore, the following is a general introduction to the mainstream Three Gorges luxury cruise ships on some data indicators, and then starting from some hardware indicators and soft services to further screen some popular cruise ships and personalized cruise ships.

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What cruise fleet does the Yangtze River Three Gorges have?

The fleet currently operated by the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River includes: Gold Series, Century Series, President Series, American Victoria Series (including the newest Sabrina ship), Goddess Series, Changhai Series, Royal Series, Yangtze River Legend, and Exploration Series.

It is also important to understand the overview of the cruise company and the technical data details of the cruise ship how to choose the cruise ship that suits you among the many cruise ships.

American Victoria Series Cruise Ship

Beginning in 1994, the Victorian cruise ship of the United States has become the navigator on the ancient and magnificent Three Gorges of the Yangtze River. Her excellent management system, outstanding service quality, selected innovative routes and excellent hardware facilities have made Victoria Cruises in the United States an outstanding representative of the Yangtze River fleet. High-quality and perfect service is the true meaning of travel. Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy the high-quality service from the American team. Great Wall Adventure Club is the only Yangtze River cruise company who guarantees you an American cruise for their Yangtze River cruise 4-day or 5-day itineraries.

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Upstreaming the Yangtze River or Downstreaming?


Bboarding in Chongqing, disembarking in Yichang, it takes 3 nights and 4 days, that is, boarding one night from 18:00-20:00, the fourth day around 12:30 noon in Yichang, including 3 breakfast and 4 meals.


Embarkation to Yichang and disembarkation to Chongqing, which takes 4 nights and 5 days, that is, embarkation from 19:00-21:00 in the evening, arriving in Chongqing around 8:30 in the morning on the fifth day, including 4 breakfast and 6 main meals.

When is the best time to take the Yangtze River Cruise?

The Gorges have four seasons and different landscapes, and whenever you visit the Three Gorges, the scenery is beautiful and varied.

Enjoying flowers in spring - Peach blossoms bloom in April in the Three Gorges.

Waterfalls in summer - a night of rain in a mountain stream, waterfalls everywhere.

Picking fruit in autumn - In autumn, the gorge is full of oranges, and the banks of the gorge are lined with yellow-orange Three Gorges navel oranges.

Enjoy the foliage in winter - The Three Gorges is a busy and thriving place in winter, when the mountains and rivers are covered in red and the forests are dyed in red.

The Three Gorges luxury cruise ship is air-conditioned and the temperature inside the ship is perfect all year round, particularly with American Victoria ships. Of course, spring and autumn are the best seasons to visit the Three Gorges.

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Recommended Yangtze River Cruise operator

Great Wall Adventure Club

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