You are here: Home > Sichuan China Tours
7 Days Classic Yangtze River Cruise Tour

7 Days Classic Yangtze River Cruise Tour

Chengdu-Leshan-Chongqing-Yangtze Cruise-Yichang-Shanghai
Duration: 7 days Departure: All year around
Highlights:
Chengdu Panda Base, Leshan Giant Buddha, Wenshu Monastery, Erling Park, Chao Tian Men Dock, Yuyuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Nanjing Road and the Bund
This is a very classic and traditional route for tourists are interested in the Yangtse River Cruise, besides appreciating the breath-taking views of the Three Gorges, you can also visit Chengdu and Shanghai, two big and historic cities along the Yangtse River.
DAY BY DAY
D1-D2 Chengdu
D3 Chengdu-Chongqing
D4-D5 Yangtze Cruise Tour
D6-D7 Shanghai
$ per person

Day 1 Chengdu Arrival

Schedule Today: Today you will arrive at Chengdu, your guide and driver will pick you up at airport and transfer you to your hotel. Have a nice rest. You can also use your free time to do some city exploration.

Day 2 Chengdu-Leshan-Chengdu

Highlights: Chengdu Panda Base, Leshan Giant Buddha

Schedule today: Your guide and driver will meet you at hotel lobby in the morning, and then transfer to Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda. Chengdu Panda Base is the nearest one to Chengdu. We suggest you visit panda base in the morning as they are more active that time. After lunch, transfer to Leshan Giant Buddha that carved around 1200 years ago. As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Leshan Giant Buddha is the largest sitting stone Buddha in the world. After visit, transfer to Chengdu.

Chengdu Panda Base Leshan Giant Buddha
Chengdu Panda Base Leshan Giant Buddha

Day 3 Chengdu-Chongqing-Yangtze Cruise

Highlights: Wenshu Monastery, Erling Park, Chao Tian Men Dock

Schedule Today: In the morning, visit Wenshu Monastery in downtown Chengdu. Built in the Sui Dynasty around 1400 years ago, it is the best-preserved temple in Chengdu. The culture relics such as the Buddha statutes are the highlights of the temple, as well as exquisite garden and solemn halls. Then your guide and driver will transfer you to train station, take train to Chongqing. When you arrive, your guide and driver in Chongqing will pick you up at train station. Go to visit Erling Park. It is the earliest private garden in Chongqing. Then transfer to Chao Tian Men Dock.

18:00-20:30 Embarkation at Chao Tian Men Dock #5
21: 00 Set sail from Chongqing
21:15 Safety briefing
Wenshuyuan Monastery Erling Park
Wenshuyuan Monastery  

Day 4 Fengdu-Shibaozhai Pagoda (B+L+D)

Schedule Today:

6:30-8:30 Morning Coffee and Breakfast (Buffet). Practice Tai Chi
08:00-11:00 Additional Shore Excursion-Fengdu, the city of Ghost
09:30-11:30 Cultural Activities. Sailing through Qutang Gorge around 10:45
12:30-1:30 Lunch (Buffet)
15:15 -18:15 Shore excursion---Goddess Stream
19:00-21:45 Captain’s Farewell Banquet, Crew cabaret
Fengdu Ghost City Qutang Gorge
Fengdu Ghost City Qutang Gorge

Day 5 Yichang-Shanghai

Schedule Today:

06:30-07:45 Breakfast Buffet
08:00-10:45 Shore Excursion-Three Gorges Dam Site, and Shuttle to Yichang
12:30 Arrive at Yichang Three Gorges Center Cruise Terminal

Your guide and driver will pick you up and send you to airport in Yichang, fly to Shanghai

Three Gorges Dam Yangtze Cruise
Three Gorges Dam Yangtze Cruise

Day 6 Shanghai

Highlights: Yuyuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Nanjing Road and the Bund

Schedule Today: In the morning, your guide and driver will transfer you to visit Yuyuan Garden, a must-see attraction in Shanghai. It was a private garden of Pan family in the Ming Dynasty. Then visit Jade Buddha Temple. This temple is built to protect two jade Buddha statues brought from Burma. After visit, transfer to Nanjing Road and the bund.

Yuyuan Garden Jade Buddha Temple
Yuyuan Garden Jade Buddha Temple

Day 7 Shanghai Departure

Schedule Today: your guide and driver will transfer you to airport, your trip end up with sweet memories.

Now, You are inquiring at 7 Days Classic Yangtze River Cruise Tour
Your Information
Your Travel Information
Luxury 5-star hotel Comfortable 4 star hotel Economy 3 star hotel Book on my own
litang horse racing festival
panda keeper volunteer program
Your Questions