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Yangtze 1

Rate & Booking

Discount Cruise Rate in 2023 (Based on double occupancy)

Season High Season
(May, Sep, Oct)
Shoulder Season
(Mar, Apr, Jun, Jul, Aug, Nov)
Downstream USD449.00 USD409.00
Upstream USD449.00 USD409.00
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Cruise Itinerary

Downstream: Chongqing- Yichang (Sailing Date 2023)

Day Times Events
1 21:30 Set sail at Chongqing
2 15:00-18:00 Shore excursion to Shibaozhai
3 10:00-10:30 Passing through Qutang Gorge
12:30-16:00 Shore excursion to Shennv Stream
16:30-18:30 Passing through Wu Gorge
22:00-02:00 Passing through Five Level Ship Lock
4 07:30-10:30 Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam site
10:30-11:30 Passing through Xiling Gorge
12:00 Disembark in Peach village pier

Upstream: Yichang- Chongqing (Sailing Date 2023
Day Times Events
1 19:00 Embark at Yichang Peach Village Pier
2 07:00 Set sail
07:00-08:00 Passing through Xiling Gorge
12:30-15:30 Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam
16:00-20:00 Sail through Five Level Ship Lock
3 08:00-12:00 Boat excursion to Shennong Stream
12:30-15:00 Pass through Wu Gorge
16:00-16:30 Pass through Qutang Gorge
4 09:00-12:00 Shore excursion to the Fengdu Ghost City
5 08:30 Disembark at Chongqing

Cruise Ship Information

As one of the most luxurious cruises sailing on the inner river in China, the M. S. Yangtze 1 possesses several “the Best” among the cruises on the Yangtze River, and it is she that introduces the design philosophy of ocean cruises and to firstly use elevators for cruises on the Yangtze. The perfectly splendid four-story hollowed-out hall will take you to an ancient fantastic castle, and this boat also boasts an unparalleled outdoor swimming pool and balconies. Because of the high-quality service and facilities, the M. S. Yangtze 1 is designated by the Chinese government to receive the State Guests. Furthermore, delicious food, exquisite cocktail party, classical music and dance show and some other antics performed by the crew, together with the dizzying onshore excursions, all these will make your journey an extremely pleasant one.



 2023 Sailing Date: Chongqing - Yichang (Downstream), Yichang - Chongqing (Upstream)

Deck Plans

  • First Floor (Upper Deck): Reception Desk, Business Center, Restaurant
  • Second Floor (Promenade Deck): Guest Rooms, Beauty Salon, A La Carte Restaurant
  • Third Floor (Bridge Deck): Guest Rooms, Souvenir Shop
  • Fourth Floor (Recreation Deck): Viewing Deck, Bar, Ballroom, Shopping Center, Clinic, Sauna, Massage Room, Foot Massage, Reading Room, Function Hall
  • Fifth Floor (Sun Deck): Gym Room, Card Room, Swimming Pool, Sunshine Bathing Place


Entered Service 2006 Passenger Capacity 218
Length (m) 103.8 Width (m) 16
Speed 28km/h Draft (m) 2.7
Standard Cabins 101 Business Suites 6
Presidential Deluxe Suites 1 Crew 127
Electricity 220V, 50HZ Star-Rating 5-star

On-Board Service


101-all with outer balconies; 6 business Suites; 1 presidential suites
All cabins have private bathroom with shower, hair dryer, A/C, TV and ship phone, mini refrigerator
Safety deposit box are available at the front desk.

Standard Twin Cabin: 101, one bedroom with private bathroom and balcony; Room area: 17.5sqm, Balcony area: 3sqm
Business Suite: 6, one bedroom with private bathroom and balcony; Room area: 16.1 sqm, Balcony area: 4.5 sqm
Presidential Suite: 1, 1suite/ two bedrooms, one sitting room with private bathroom and balcony; Room area: 60sqm(for president) and 45sqm(for Madam), Private Outside Viewing area: 108sqm

Cabin Facilities

Active Window, TV, Mini Bar, Weight Balance, Life Jacket, Memo Pad, Mineral Water, Tea Bags, Bath Foam, Bath Towel, Face Towel, Comb, Toothpaste, Tooth Mug, Shoe Sponge, Telephone Directory, Mini Refrigerator, Hair Dryer, Cloth Line, Ball-Pen, Coffee Bags, Shampoo, Shower Cap, Bath Robe, Hand Towel, Soap, Toothbrush, Slippers, Laundry Bag, drinking water heater.


  • Cruise directors are all well-trained and friendly
  • Captain's welcome cocktail party is wonderful
  • Convenient facilities like bar, reading room, fitness area, gift shop, card room, beauty salon and swimming pool 
  • Onboard activities feature lectures on Chinese history and traditions, appealing demonstrations
  • Professional river guides provide information while sailing
  • A laundry service is available.

Restaurants and Entertainment 
  • Breakfast: Chinese Western Buffet
  • Lunch: Chinese Western Buffet
  • Dinner: Chinese Western Buffet or Chinese style set-menu
  • Spectacular evening entertainment based on ancient Chinese traditions is provided.