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Cruise Itinerary of Century Star

Cruise Itinerary of Century Star
Sailing Date of Century Star


Downstream (Chongqing to Yichang)
Cruise Itinerary
Day 1. Monday.Leave Chongqing at 23:30.
Day 2. Tuesday. In the afternoon, go ashore to visit-Fengdu, the ¡°Ghost City¡±, where the Chinese believe the soul of the dead goes. They say that spirits go to heaven, and evil goes to Fengdu. The balance of the day is free for you to explore the ship¡¯s amenities. The only people here are those who make a living from visiting cruise boats. In the evening, you will be the guests at the captain¡¯s cocktail party.(B,L,D)
Day 3.Wednesday. Cruise through the two of the great Three Gorges: Qutang Gorge, framed by steep mossy cliffs and Wu Gorge, celebrated for its 12 peaks. Then shore excursion to Shennong Stream, Shennong Stream is another tributary of the Yangtze River, and its fast-flowing, crystal clear water runs southwards through deep gorges. Next, sail through Xiling Gorge, the last and most scenic of the Three Gorges. Pass through the five-step ship locks. Enjoy Farewell Party in the evening. (B,L,D)
Day 4. Thursday. Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam Site, the largest hydroelectric project in the world. Construction of the dam formally began in 1994. The body of the dam was completed in 2003, and the whole construction will be competed in 2009. Arrives in Yichang at 11:30. (B)



Upstream (Yichang to Chongqing)
Cruise Itinerary
Day 1. Thursday. Leaves Yichang at 06:30. Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam Site, the largest hydroelectric project in the world. Construction of the dam formally began in 1994. The body of the dam was completed in 2003, and the whole construction will be competed in 2009. Enjoy the Captain¡¯s Welcome Party and Welcome Crew Show in the evening. (B,L,D)
Day 2.Wednesday. Cruise through the tow of the great Three Gorges: Qutang Gorge, framed by steep mossy cliffs and Wu Gorge, celebrated for its 12 peaks. Then shore excursion to Shennong Stream, Shennong Stream is another tributary of the Yangtze River, and its fast-flowing, crystal clear water runs southwards through deep gorges. Next, sail through Xiling Gorge, the last and most scenic of the Three Gorges. In addition to the wonderful natural scenery there are a number of historical places of interest along the way, such as a suspended coffin, boat coffin, and remains of ancient plank walkway. (B,L,D)
Day 3.Tuesday. Go ashore to visit-Fengdu, the ¡°Ghost City¡±, where the Chinese believe the soul of the dead goes. They say that spirits go to heaven, and evil goes to Fengdu. The whole place has an eerie feel to it with deserted streets, tower blocks, empty shops and banks. The only people here are those who make a living from visiting cruise boats. Enjoy Farewell Party in the evening. (B,L,D)
Day 4. Monday. Arrives in Chongqing at 08:00. (B)






 
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