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Overview

Combine the growing and vibrant city of Shanghai with a cruise on the Yangtse.

Details

Combine the growing and vibrant city of Shanghai with a cruise on the Yangtse

Day 1

Monday Depart Heathrow for your overnight flight to Shanghai

Day 2

Tuesday Arrive Shanghai. Why not take the high speed maglev as part of you transfer to the hotel.
Overnight Equatorial hotel

Day 3

Wednesday A full day at leisure in Shanghai. Time to stroll along the Bund, do a city tour to see the Yuyuan Gardens and Jade Buddha Temple. After dinner take in an acrobatic show or listen to some jazz in one of the new clubs on the Bund.

Day 4

Thursday Take the train to Suzhou for the day and explore this fascinating old city. Return to Shanghai for the evening

Day 5

Friday A day of shopping. Nanjing road is the place to pick up designer goods at interesting prices

Day 6

Saturday Transfer to the Shanghai airport and take an afternoon flight Shanghai-Yichang. Upon arrival in Yichang, meet and transfer to the pier. Board MV Splendid China for the 4 nights cruise from Yichang to Chongqing.

Day 7

Sunday Yangtse River The boat sets sail in the morning. Navigate Xiling Gorge. Take a shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam Project Site. Later sail through the five-staged ship lock.

Day 8

Monday Yangtse River Shore excursion to Shennongxi Stream or the Lesser Three Gorges.
Pass through Wu Gorge and Qutang Gorge.

Day 9

Tuesday Yangtse River Shore excursion to the Ghost city of Fengdu.

Day 10

Wednesday Arrive in Chongqing in the morning. Take a short city tour including the Zoo. After lunch, transfer to the airport and take an afternoon flight Chongqing-Shanghai Transfer to the hotel for 1 night stay.

Day 11

Thursday Transfer to the Shanghai International airport for your home flight.


The weather information shown below refers to the first stop on the tour, call us and speak to one of our travel experts for the most up-to-date forecasts and weather details for your tour.

TODAY 15ºC
SAT 13ºC
SUN 15ºC
MON 22ºC
TUE 17ºC
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Temperature (Celsius) Average Rainfall (Inches)
8ºC
10ºC
14ºC
20ºC
25ºC
28ºC
32ºC
32ºC
28ºC
23ºC
17ºC
11ºC
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3
3
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8
6
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6
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Average Temperature (Celsius) Average Rainfall (Inches)

Jan
8ºC
2
Feb
10ºC
3
Mar
14ºC
3
Apr
20ºC
4
May
25ºC
5
Jun
28ºC
8
Jul
32ºC
6
Aug
32ºC
5
Sep
28ºC
6
Oct
23ºC
3
Nov
17ºC
2
Dec
11ºC
1

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