Super Value Tours - Private Yangtze Cruise (Upstream) - 9 days_Wuhan, Yangtze 3 Gorges, Chongqing

Private Yangtze Cruise (Upstream) - 9 days

Wuhan to Chongqing (2019)

Land Only from US $1999

COMPETITIVE AIRFARE OPTIONS AVAILABLE!

Wuhan, Yangtze 3 Gorges, Chongqing

Departs Mar 22 & Nov 8 2019

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Departure Date LAX/SFO Canada Cruise Only Single
Nov. 8 2019 TBD $1999 + intl flights $1999 $799

 

  • Cruise Upgrades: Executive Room +$600/room; Presidential Suite + $1999/room
  • Fares above are in USD (all inclusive, tip excluded). Guests departing from Canada must pay in CAD at prevailing exchange rate.
  • Fees including airfare: Super Value Tours will arrange the most direct flight for you. If you have specfiic airline preferences, we may quote a different airfare. Airfare inclusive packages based on availability. If you need air quoted from a different city, please let us know.
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Highlights

Sister companies, Super Value & Signet Tours, come together for a luxury charter on Century Paragon.

  • Board our private cruise on the Yangtze River.
  • Admire majestic views of the Three Gorges, enjoy fun onboard activities, & excursions. 

Special Features

Wuhan

  • Board in Wuhan and cruise all the way to Chongqing, save time from being on the road, fully enjoy the cruise and wonders of Yangtze River!
  • Visit the Yellow Crane Tower, visit the museum, and explore the cultural connotation of this historic city

Three Gorges of Yangtze River Enjoy different aspects which lie within the green hills, green water, canyons... Indulge in the flow of ancient ink paintings with expert explanations of the beauty of the Three Gorges:

  • Xiling Gorge: The longest of the Gorges - enjoy the beautiful scenery on both sides.
  • Wu Gorge: Known as the most beautiful of the Gorges, count the 12 peaks of Wushan and witness the true face of the goddess.
  • Qutang Gorge: The shortest but most dramatic of the Gorges.
  • Three Gorges Dam: Enjoy an unforgettable view of the world's largest dam during the day and experience the spectacular feeling of our ship passing the five-level ship lock at night.
  • Places of interest: Visit the Three Gorges, Stone Treasure Fortress and other scenic spots along the Yangtze River
  • Super Value activities: Since we reserve the entire ship, all arrangements are specially-designed for Super Value/Signet guests. Specially designated hosts will explain the story, give a Three Gorges Humanities History Lecture, host our Super Value evening party, and the Super Idol night... all with much excitement!

Chongqing

  • Experience the millennial Dazu Rock Carvings and enjoy the night view of the mountain city

LUXURY ACCOMMODATIONS

  • Private Charter Cruise - Century Paragon: Built in 2013, the Paragon is the latest and most advanced luxury cruise ship on the Yangtze River.
  • Chongqing: Westin Chongqing Liberation Square – Located in the heart of Chongqing, with open river and city views overlooking the horizon.

CULINARY EXPERIENCES

  • We take great pride in arranging and sharing great culinary experiences with you. Our development team samples each meal before presenting them to our guests. On this trip, you will have a chance to taste authentic Chinese delicacies including Chongqing hot pot and much more. Aboard our cruise, enjoy a carefully designed menu including specially-prepared Peet's coffee from the United States, snacks from all over the world, and imported wines from different European countries every night...Food, wine and drink in the Yangtze River!

SUPER VALUE STANDARD

  • Charismatic and knowledgeable guide with extensive Super Value training.
  • A comprehensive travel insurance plan. Details
  • High quality headsets to hear our tour guide's presentation clearly.
  • Unlimited bottled water is provided throughout the entire trip.
  • Porterage service included at every hotel.

Important note for Visas: Visas are required for US/Canada passport holders entering China. Please see our Visa Information Center for details.  Visa fees not included in tour fare.

Tour Map
Itinerary
Day1

sad Depart North America for Wuhan, China

Day2

Arrive in Wuhan【Dinner】

  • "Ni Hao" or "Welcome" to China! A Super Value Tours Representative will meet you at the arrival gate and bring you to our hotel. Airport transfer is available for flights arriving between 10:00AM~10:00PM.
  • Board "Century Paragon" luxury cruise ship
  • Stroll Hankou River Beach and experience the style of the Yangtze River City in Wuhan
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DinnerLocal Specialties HotelCentury Paragon Luxury Cruise Ship

Day3

Wuhan ship Yangtze River Jingzhou Section【3 Meals】

  • Yellow Crane Tower: the first of the three famous buildings of Jiangnan, the building is nostalgic and overlooks the Wuhan Yangtze River Bridge
  • Hubei Museum: Our tour is dedicated to the four major treasures of the museum. Enjoy wonderful chime performances and trace the profound Gu Chu culture
  • Return to the cruise after lunch and officially set sail
     
Yellow Crane Tower ff80808163ca4d970163ccc9d0680ada.jpg Hubei Provincial Museum ff80808163ca4d970163ccc9d08c0adb.jpg Concert of Chimes ff80808163ca4d970163ccc9d0b10adc.jpg

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Day4

ship Jingzhou section of Yangtze River【3 Meals】

  • Traditional Tai Chi morning exercise on sun deck; awaken with the vitality of the day between the morning and the morning light (free participation)
  • Cruise Leisure: You can choose to participate in onboard activities or enjoy free time
  • Welcome Night: Singing and dancing to invigorate the body and mind, all guests are welcome
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Day5

ship The Yangtze River Three Gorges【3 Meals】

  • Traditional Tai Chi morning exercise on sun deck; awaken with the vitality of the day between the morning and the morning light (free participation)
  • Xiling Gorge (special explanation): The cruise ship slowly sails through the first gorge of the Yangtze River, known for its “risk” in history, and enjoys the beautiful scenery on both sides of the strait.
  • Three Gorges family (onshore tour): Our tour explores local customs including stiltled buildings, ancient sailing boats, washing streams, and weeping marriage... capture life along the ancient Three Gorges
  • Three Gorges Dam (onshore tour): A project of great controversy, but an engineering feat which cannot be disputed. See and walk on the world’s largest dam.
  • Night of Dam crossing: With our professional explanation, learn and feel how the cruise ship passes the spectacle of the massive five-level ship lock

* Guests who choose not to participate in onshore tours may participate in onboard activities or enjoy free time.

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Day6

ship The Yangtze Three Gorges【3 Meals】

  • Traditional Tai Chi morning exercise on sun deck; awaken with the vitality of the day between the morning and the morning light (free participation)
  • Wu Gorge (special explanation): The cruise ship sails through the second gorge of the Yangtze River, known as the "show", counting the twelve peaks of Wushan and looking up at the graceful posture of the goddess
  • Goddess Creek (by boat): Explore the wonders and original customs of the Wushan Mountains
  • Qutang Gorge (special explanation): The cruise ship sails through the third gorge of the Yangtze River, which is famous for its “Xiong”, and the gateway to the west end of the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River – Kui mén
  • Super Value Idol Night: A fun night full of singing and dancing with our guests! 

* Guests who choose not to participate in onshore tours may participate in onboard activities or enjoy free time. 

Goddess Creek ff80808163ca4d970163ccc9d2410ae6.jpg Wuxia Gorge Crossing ff80808163ca4d970163ccc9d2650ae7.jpg Qutang Gorge ff80808163ca4d970163ccc9d2890ae8.jpg

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Day7

ship The Yangtze Three Gorges【3 Meals】

  • Traditional Tai Chi morning exercise on sun deck; awaken with the vitality of the day between the morning and the morning light (free participation)
  • Shibaozhai (onshore tour): known as one of eight architectural miracles in the world
  • Farewell party: special activities for a warm and unforgettable evening

* Guests who choose not to participate in onshore tours may participate in onboard activities or enjoy free time. 

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Day8

ship Chongqing 【3 Meals】

  • Dock at Chaotianmen Wharf in Chongqing, bid farewell to our cruise ship
  • Dazu Rock Carvings: Explore stone sculptures that have survived for thousands of years, and appreciate the genuine Thousand Hand Guanyin
Chongqing ff80808163ca4d970163ccc9d3630aee.jpg Dazu Rock Carving ff80808163ca4d970163ccc9d3850aef.jpg Chongqing nightscape ff80808163ca4d970163ccc9d3a90af0.jpg

BreakfastCruise Breakfast Buffet LunchFeatured Local Specialties DinnerChongqing Hot Pot HotelWestin Chongqing (located on Jiefangbei Street, overlooking mountain and cityscapes)

Day9

Chongqing flight Next Destination【Breakfast】

  • We bid farewell as our trip comes to an end. A private airport transfer is arranged according to your flight, or you may continue to your next destination.

Guests may choose to return to the United States, Canada, or choose to stop in Taipei, Hong Kong and Southeast Asia or major cities in the mainland (additional airfare will apply)
 

BreakfastHotel Buffet

Health & Safety 

  • This tour involves standing and walking for up to 1 hour at a time over inclined or uneven streets.
  • Some areas of this tour are not wheelchair accessible.

 

Passports & Visas

  • Visas are required for US/Canada passport holders entering China. Please see our Visa Information Center for details.  Visa fees not included in tour fare.

Upgrades

 

  • In the spirit of "Travel Happy" we do not believe in hidden fees - no options are sold on tour.
 

 Dietary Restrictions

  • It's important everyone has a great dining experience while traveling with us! If you have a special meal restriction (i.e. no lamb, etc), please let us know. We will do our best to oblige, but we regret some dietary preferences may not be available due to cultural differences.

Luggage Handling

  • Domestic flights in China have a checked luggage limit of 44lbs (20kg) per person.

 

The Westin Chongqing Liberation Square

Located in the Jiefangbei Business District, an important part of Chongqing City, our hotel is at the junction of the Yangtze River and the Jialing River. The lobby offers remarkable 360-degree views with floor-to-ceiling windows, overlooking the scenery of the two rivers and the panoramic view of Chongqing city. The overall design has a strong modern feel, but rooted in classical style: simple and atmospheric. Our rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art in-room amenities and world-famous Westin Heavenly Bedding for a comfortable and memorable stay.

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