Yangtze Gold 1

  • First Navigation: 2011
  • Last Refurbished: 0
  • Capacity: 349
  • Length: 136.00m
  • Width: 19.60m
  • Cabin Area: 26.50m2

 M.S. Yangtze Gold 1 is the first cruise of Yangtze Gold Cruises, which launched on May 28, 2011, it was the milestone of Chinese inland river luxurious cruises, setting a new standard for the world river traveling. Yangtze Gold Cruises is the newest and best cruise line sailing the Yangtze River. Featuring the most luxurious and technologically advanced river cruises in the world. Marvelously built with 21st century standards and technology.  The ships have viewing decks over 40 thousand square feet, ocean wave simulating swimming pool, cigar bar, panoramic river viewing bar, fitness room, spa (both western and Chinese), and large cabins each with its own private balconies for viewing and tranquility.

Cruise Itinerary

Downstream: Chongqing → Yichang (4 days)

Day 1

 Board the ship from 17:00 to 22:00 for overnight accomodation(Dinner is not included).

Day 2

 (08:00) Departs Chongqing. 
(14:00-17:00) Shore excursion to Fengdu Ghost City or New Wanxian County.

Fengdu, situated on the northern bank of the river between Zhongxian and Fuling, the city was depicted as the City of Ghosts in two ancient, classic Chinese works "Monkey King" and "Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio".
 
Wanxian, famous as the place where thousands of rivers collect and all kinds of business converge. It is one of the ten biggest ports of Yangtze River and the center of economy, education, culture and transport in three gorges area.

Day 3

 (09:00-13:30) Boat excursion to Shennong stream .

Shennong Stream, started from the southern hill of the Mt. Shennongjia, it is a tributary of Yangtze River and a great place to experience clear water, various waterfalls, hanging alleys, primitive small boat, Tujia nationality customs and karst caves.

Day 4

 (07:30-09:30) Shore excursion to The Three Gorges Dam Site. 
(11:00) Disembark at Yichang .

Three Gorges Dam, the world's largest water conservancy project constructed by man. The construction of the dam formally began on December 14th, 1994. The body of the dam was completed in 2003, and the whole construction was competed in 2006. It is 2309 meters long, 185 meters high, 18 meters wide on the top and 130 meters wide at the bottom. Tourists can get access to the top of the dam.

Upstream: Yichang → Chongqing (5 days)

Day 1

 Board the ship from 17:00 to 22:00 for overnight accomodation(Dinner is not included).

Day 2

 (06:00) Departs Yichang.
(13:00-16:00) Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam Site.

Three Gorges Dam, the world's largest water conservancy project constructed by man. The construction of the dam formally began on December 14th, 1994. The body of the dam was completed in 2003, and the whole construction was competed in 2006. It is 2309 meters long, 185 meters high, 18 meters wide on the top and 130 meters wide at the bottom. Tourists can get access to the top of the dam.

Day 3

 (09:00-13:00) Shore excursion to Lesser Three Gorges.

Lesser Three gorges, consisting of Longmen Gorge, Bawu Gorge and Dicui Gorge, is 60 kilometers long and very shallow with lucid water.With many steep mountain peaks, it is even much more beautiful than the Three Gorges. The mini three gorges of Madu River,5 kilometers long,is situated at the Madu riverside of the branch of Daning River. 
 

Day 4

 (08:00-11:00) Shore excursion to Fengdu Ghost City.

Fengdu, situated on the northern bank of the river between Zhongxian and Fuling, the city was depicted as the City of Ghosts in two ancient, classic Chinese works "Monkey King" and "Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio".

Day 5

 (08:00) Disembark at Chongqing.

Sailing Schedule

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Facilities onboard

  • Chinese & Western Restraunt
  • Muiti-function Bar
  • Beverages Hall
  • Theater and Conference Hall
  • Muiti-function Hall
  • Poker Room
  • Gym & Fitness
  • SPA & Foot Massage
  • Medical Service
  • Beauty Salon
  • Recepion Service
  • Business Center
  • Web-surfing Room
  • Traditional Handicrafts Shop
  • VIP Reception Room
  • Security Room
  • Lounge Room

Cabin

  • Standard Cabin
    Standard Cabin
  • Deluxe Suite
    Deluxe Suite
  • Deluxe Single Cabin
    Deluxe Single Cabin
  • Executive Cabin
    Executive Cabin
  • Presidential Suite
    Presidential Suite

Facilities


  • Beauty Salon

  • Chess & Cards Room

  • Chinese & Western Restaurant

  • Gym Room

  • Recreational Hall

  • Sun Deck

  • Swimming Pool

  • Theater & Conference Room

  • VIP Dining Room