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Yangtze Gold Cruises

Ship Information

Chongqing Yangtze Gold Cruises Co., Ltd is a subsidiary company of Chongqing Tourism Investment Group, and it is also the largest company of super 5 star luxury cruise ships for the world's inland rivers.

On May 28, 2011, Yangtze Gold 1 set its maiden sail from Chongqing. It was the first 5-star cruise which is over 10,000-ton on Yangtze River. With the Gold Cruise 2, 3, 5, 6, 7 and 8 successively joining the series in 2012, the Gold Cruises became the preferred choice of a luxurious vacation on Yangtze River.

Being the newest and largest ships sailing on Yangtze River, the Gold Cruises were designed and built according to the “2008 Star-rating standard for cruise ships on inland river” issued by China National Tourism Administration. Their sophisticated equipments were referred to the most advanced and functional facilities of the ocean cruises and 5 star hotel standards. The ample space provides the widest public area which was carefully distributed so that every passenger can have fun. The kid's garden will give your children a wonderful time. The racing track, open-air surfing swimming pool, golf course, billiard parlor and the gym are good places to spend a leisure time. There is an 800 square meters pedestrian street where you find café, special local products market and shops. The top-level anti-vibration and noise reduction measures of engine allow you to have the quietest ride. The sight-seeing elevators and personal balconies make sure you do not miss any slight beauty of the gorges. Besides, every Gold Cruise ship has a double layer theater and conference hall with an interpretation system and a landing pad for helicopters. To match the perfect hardware facilities, the service and management of the ships are also one of the best. Each of the Gold Cruise Ship is honored as a luxury and modern floating hotel on Yangtze River and will offer you the most enjoyable experience on the Yangtze River.

  • Standard Twin Cabin
    Standard Twin Cabin
  • Conference Room
    Conference Room
  • Restaurant
    Restaurant
  • Lobby
    Lobby
   

Fact-Sheet

Gold Cruises 1 2 3 5 6 7
Year Built 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011
Total Passenger 350 570 570 570 570 446
Length (m) 136 149.95 149.95 149.95 149.95 136
Width (m) 19.6 24 24 24 24 19.6
Gross Tonnage (T) 12000 17000 17000 17000 17000 11250
Drainage (T) 4600 5212 5212 5212 5212 4213
Speed(km/h) 26 26 26 26 26 26
Elevator 4 3 3 3 3 2
Decks 6 6 6 6 6 6
Crew 160 200 200 200 200 175
Restaurant & Cafe 6 8 8 8 8 7
Swimming Pool (sq m) 35 63 63 63 63 132/63
Golf Course (sq m) / 786 786 786 786 800
Superior Cabins 106 173 173 173 173 97
Area (sq m) 26.5 24 24 24 24 27
Executive Cabins 33 11 11 11 11 /
Area (sq m) 38.4 36 36 36 36 /
Double Cabins 5 8 8 8 8 22
Area (sq m) 38.4 24 24 24 24 27
Executive Suites 2 3 3 3 3 5/3
Area (sq m) 63.1 72 72 72 72 40/65
President Suites 2 1 1 1 1 1
Area (sq m) 73.2 139 139 139 139 135
Star-Rating 5-star 5-star 5-star 5-star 5-star 5-star
Balcony Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Electricity (V) 220/380 220V 220V 220V 220V 220V

Itinerary

4DAYS/3NIGHTS DOWNSTREAM ITINERARY (Chongqing -> Yichang)
Day Times Events
1 21:30 Set sail at Chongqing
2 08:00-11:00 Shore excursion to Fengdu Ghost City
3 11:00-11:30 Passing through Qutang Gorge
13:30-18:00 Boat excursion to Three Little Gorges
18:20 Passing through Wu Gorge
4 08:00-11:00 Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam site
11:00 Passing through Xiling Gorge
11:30 Disembarkation at Yichang city
5 DAYS/4 NIGHTS UPSTREAM ITINERARY (Yichang -> Chongqing)
Day Times Events
1 20:00-24:00 Embark at Yichang
2 06:00 Set sail
06:30 Passing through Xiling Gorge
14:00-17:00 Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam
3 07:30 Passing through Wu Gorge
08:00-13:00 Boat excursion to Three Little Gorges
13:00 Passing through Qutang Gorge
4 15:00-18:00 Shore excursion to the Fengdu Ghost City
5 09:00 Disembark at Chongqing

Discount Rate in 2014 (Based on double occupancy)

(Note: Below prices are based on the Main Deck of Gold Ship. For any higher deck, the extra charge will be occurred.)

Sailing Date: Chongqing - Yichang (Downstream), Yichang - Chongqing (Upstream)
Season High Season
(May/Sep/Oct)
Shoulder Season
(Mar/Apr/Jun/Jul/Aug/Nov/Dec)
Downstream USD509.00 USD489.00
Upstream USD509.00 USD489.00
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