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New Century Cruises

Discount Cruise Rate in 2018 (Based on double occupancy)

Century Sun
Sailing Date: Chongqing - Yichang (Downstream), Yichang - Chongqing (Upstream)
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Century Diamond
Sailing Date: Chongqing - Yichang (Downstream), Yichang - Chongqing (Upstream)
SeasonHigh Season
Shoulder Season
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Century Paragon & Century Legend
Sailing Date: Chongqing - Yichang (Downstream), Yichang - Chongqing (Upstream)
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Cruise Itinerary

121:30Leave Chongqing
215:00-17:30 pmShore excursion to the Shibaozhai
311:00-16:30 pmSailing through Qutang Gorge and Wu Gorge; Excursion to Shennv stream
48:00 amDisembark at Maoping Port
08:00-11:00 amExcursion to the Three Gorges Dam site, bus transfer to Yichang
12:30 amSay goodbye at the Three Gorges Tourist Center in Yichang city
119:00-21:30Take free shuttle bus from Yichang City to Maoping Port; Pre-boarding and Reception
208:30-11:30 amExcursion to the Three Gorges Dam Site
11:30 amLeave Maoping Port
20:30 pmCaptain's Welcome Party
307:30 am-15:00 pmSailing through Wu Gorge; Visit the Shennv stream; Sail through Qutang Gorge
408:30-11:00 amShore excursion to the Shibaozhai
508:30 amDisembark Chongqing

Cruise Ship Information

Chongqing New Century Cruise Co., Ltd. was founded in 1994. With more than 10 years of development, the corporation has now become a large modern comprehensive tourism group, which mainly manages the foreign-related luxury cruises on Yangtze River. The corporation is committed to the business expansion of high-end leisure tourism. It owns four large cruise ships, respectively named as "Century Sun", "Century Diamond", "Century Paragon" and "Century Legend", which are the latest five-star cruise ships on Yangtze River. All the cruises are designed by the European shipbuilders since 2003. The corporation has been hailed as "the most dynamic cruise corporation on the Yangtze River" by New York Times. It also has the most cruise ships with the double sightseeing elevator.

The spacious rooms here are designed with independent viewing balcony, and the unique style of relaxing water environment makes mountains and water, man and nature harmonious unities. You will enjoy the beautiful landscape of both sides on the sun deck, which will provide you infinite comfort and leisure. All the cruises are equipped with the European leading service system, and we choose bedding and toiletries for all rooms by the five-star Hilton Hotel standard. We pursue the idea of "leading products with high-quality" and set "leisure and comfort" as our goal to promote the construction of five-star luxury cruises of the new generation, which absorbed the advanced ideas and humanity design of the international ocean cruise and European inland river cruise. And the corporation is the only one with the five-star luxury cruises of the new generation on the Yangtze River. The products of the corporation are leading the way in its design, technology, function and luxurious appearance. Through over ten years' hard struggle and accumulation, the issuers now are in the leading position in the hardware capabilities, service management, market share, load factor and passenger numbers of a single cruise per year. The brilliant and unique art shows with various entertainment arranged on the cruises will make your vacation more meaningful, and taking cruise is considered to be one of the best ways to enjoy the beautiful scenery in China and to explore the Chinese history.

  • Library
    Conference Room
  • Business Center
    Business Center
  • Standard twin cabin
    Standard twin cabin
  • Restaurant


Cruise ShipsCentury StarCentury SunCentury SkyCentury ParagonCentury Legend
Year Built20032005200520132013
Total Passenger186306306398398
Deluxe Cabins84143143156156
Area (sq m)2225.925.92828
Junior Suites74444
Area (sq m)26.530303030
Deluxe Suites/66//
Area (sq m)/35.635.6//
Executive Suite///3434
Area (sq m)///38.538.5
President Suites2//22
Area (sq m) 74//106106
BalconyYesYes   YesYesYes