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Please note:  The voyage is changed this year from Chongqing to Jingzhou and Jingzhou to Chongqing.

Cruiser Description:
Chinese name:世纪钻石
Standard: ★★★★★
Regeneration: 2008
Length 110m
Width 17m
Gross Tonnage: 8040 T
Capacity: 264 Passengers
Decks: 6

The luxurious 5-star Century Star was regenerated in.2008. It has been proven to be one of the most popular ships on Yangtze River. With its grand two-story lobby to the beautiful ballroom, elegant restaurant and top furnishing, the ship boasts the same comforts and amenities you would expect from a 5-star hotel.
The ship features Spacious, all outside cabins have private balconies. Each cabin is equipped with a phone and color television, mini-bar, and all bathroom are designed according to the western standard. The two beds in the standard cabin can be combined to be a King size bed. In addition, bathtub, hairdryer, telephone in bathroom are set in all Presidential Suites and Deluxe Standard Cabins.

Meals aboard will allow you a choice of Chinese or Western entrees. You can enjoy local cuisine, but also delicately grilled salmon and tender steak on the menu, the Chinese meals are served in traditional family style.

Cruise Itinerary

Day 1  Get on board from Jingzhou (no meal)

Get on board at about 15:30 from Jingzhou Port. Set sail at 16:00. There will be a captain's welcome party during 20:45 and 21:45.

Day 2  Xiling Gorge, Three Gorges Dam (B,L,D)

The cruise will go through Gezhou Dam at about 6:00. Enjoy the beautiful scenery on the deck. Tai Chi exercise in the morning(6:30-7:00). Free coffee, tea and pastries are available in the morning(7:00-7:30). Have buffet breakfast between 7:30--9:00. The cruise will go through Xiling Gorge at about 7 o'clock.

Optional tour to Three Gorges Tribe, CNY 290 per person between 09:30 and 12:30. Buffet lunch is available between 12:30-14:00. Shore excursion to Three Gorges Dam between 14:00-17:00. The cruise will go through the double-line five-grade ship lock at 19:30. It is the biggest ship lock in the world. The ship will climb a height of a 40-story building which takes about 3.5 hours.

Buffet dinner is available during 18:30 and 20:00.

Day 3  Shennv Stream, Wu Gorge Qutang Gorge (B,L,D)

Tai chi exercise between 6:30 and 7:00. Free coffee, tea and pastries are available in the morning(7:00-7:30). Have buffet breakfast between 7:30-9:00. Take a boat to visit Shennv Stream (09:00-11:00). The ship will go through Wu Gorge at 11:30 and Qutang Gorge at 14:15. You can enjoy the beautiful scenery on the deck of 6th floor. Buffet lunch is available between 12:00 and 13:30. Optional tour to White Emperor City between 15:00 and 18:00, CNY290 per person. There are also other activities available for tourists who do not join the optional tour. Have buffet dinner between 18:30 and 20:00. There will be evening party between 20:45--21:45.

Day 4  Shibaozhai (B,L,D)

Tai chi exercise between 6:30 and 7:00. Free coffee, tea and pastries are available in the morning(7:00-7:30). Have buffet breakfast between 7:00-8:30. Shore excursion to Shibaozhai in Zhongxian between 8:30 and 10:30. Buffet lunch available at the restaurant on the 2nd floor. You will have a chance to visit the navigation bridge in the afternoon. There will be a captain's farewell party between 18:30-20:00.

Day 5  Arrive at Chongqing (B)

Buffet breakfast is available between 7:30 and 9:00. Then the cruise will arrive at Chongqing. That's the end of the tour.

Note: Above cruise schedule and activities might be subject to change due to river condition, navigation, weather and god of acts.

Day 1  Get on board (no meal)

You can get on board from 3:00 pm. There will be a briefing between 17:00 and 19:00. Set sail at 21:30 from Chongqing Port.

Day 2  Shibaozhai (B,L,D)

Tai Chi exercise in the morning between 6:30 and 7:00. Free coffee, tea and pastries are available between 7:00 and 7:30. Buffet breakfast available between 7:30 and 9:00. Attend activities on the ship.

At noon, have buffet lunch at the restaurant.

At 14:00, the ship will stop at Zhongxian Port. Shore excursion to Shibaozhai. Shibaozhai Tower was built against Yuyin Mountain. The whole tower is 56 meters high with 12 floors. It was built during Wanli Period and restored during Kangxi and Qianlong Period. There will be a Captain's welcome party between 17:45 and 18:30.

Buffet dinner between 18:30 and 20:00.  There will be Crew cabaret during 20:45 and 21:45.

Day 3  Wu Gorge, Qutang Gorge (B,L,D)

Free coffee, tea and pastries are available in the morning. Tai Chi exercise between 6:45 and 7:15.
Have buffet breakfast between 7:00 and 8:30 at the restaurant. Optional tour to White Emperor City (8:00-11:00). Various activities are available on the cruise.
Enjoy the amazing scenery of Qutang Gorge on the deck at about 11:30. Have buffet lunch at the restaurant during 12:00 and 13:30.
The ship will go through Wu Gorge at about 13:15. Between 14:00 and 16:00, we will take a boat to visit Shennv Stream.
Buffet dinner in the evening (18:30-20:00).

Day 4  Three Gorges Dam (B,L,D)

Buffet breakfast available between 6:30 and 8:00.
Shore excursion to Three Gorges Dam between 8:00 and 10:45. Enjoy the beautiful scenery along Xiling Gorge on the deck on the 6th floor.
Buffet lunch available between 12:00 and 13:30.
Optional tour to Three Gorges Tribe from 13:30 to 16:30 (290RMB per person).
At around 18:00, the ship will go through the double-line five-grade ship lock of Three Gorges Dam. It is the biggest ship lock in the world. The ship will climb a height of a 40-story building.
At 18:30, there will be a captain's farewell banquet.
During 20:45 and 21:45, there will be a gathering party. Enjoy and have fun.

Day 5  Jingzhou (B)

Buffet breakfast available between 7:00 and 8:30. The cruise will arrive at Jingzhou at 8:30. That's the end of the trip.

Note: Above cruise schedule and activities might be subject to change due to river condition, navigation, weather and god of acts.

 

Price Includes: Price Excludes:
Crusier accommodations;
Three meals everyday as mentioned;
Shore excursions specified on the itinerary;
Twin share cabin with balcony;
The accommodation is based on one standard bed per person.
 There is 300CNY about 49USD per person as tips on the cruiser, and you will pay this fee by your own;
 Airport/train/hotel – dock transfer service.
Note: There are only two beds in a cabin, so if you have 3 persons and want to share one cabin with an extra bed or no sharing for second cabin,  you need consider the below policy.
1. Adult(13 years old above): you need pay additional 80% of one person’s tour fee for an extra bed or pay the same tour fee for an half cabin (0.5 cabin) with the same gender stranger;
2. Child(2-12 years old): 65% of one person's tour fee;
3. Baby(smaller than 2 years old): 10% of one person's tour fee;
4. If you want to take a whole cabin for the third person, a single supplement of 75% to 100% of a single ticket is required.

How to Book?

You can book online or by email, tell us your flight number/ arrival time to Chongqing or Jingzhou or the hotel you stay in either city, we will pick you up from the airport(or hotel) to the cruiser with extra service charge.

Price per person Inquiry or
Chongqing to Jingzhou (Wuhan), Standard Cabin, Low season(Mar, Apr, Jun, Jul, Aug, Nov) : $625 (4,250CNY)
Chongqing to Jingzhou (Wuhan), Standard Cabin, peak season(May, Sep, Oct) : $659 (4,480CNY)
Jingzhou (Wuhan) to Chongqing, Standard Cabin, Low season(Mar, Apr, Jun, Jul, Aug, Nov) : $625 (4,250CNY)
Jingzhou (Wuhan) to Chongqing, Standard Cabin, peak season(May, Sep, Oct) : $659 (4,480CNY)
Optional Activities: then click "Book Now".
Airport Pick-up Service (Minimum two persons), : +$29 (200CNY)
Train Station Pick-up Service (Minimum two persons), : +$29 (200CNY)

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Customer Reviews: Rating: 4.00 of 5 Star, base on 1 reviews Write a Review
The trip was good, the only reservation I have is that it is geared towards group bookings and the needs of the self-booked traveller are overlooked. On trips off the boat I was randomly attached to a group, and for every meal I was placed with a Spanish group which spoke liitle English and as I speak no Span.. More
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Dear rex lowin, .In 2015, Century Diamond has voyage from Chongqing to Wuhan on Mar 7th, Mar 17 and Mar 27, and from Wuhan to Chongqing, it is on Mar 12 and Mar 22, so which way do you like to take this cruiser?From your email, your voyage seems from Wuhan to Chongqing, rig more..
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Answer asked by Marvin, 08/14/2014
Dear Marvin Scott, Century Diamond cruiser only between Chongqing and Wuhan, which city do you want to start ? the closest date is Sep 10 from Chongqing to Wuhan. is it ok for you ?Please see the details by below link:http://chinatour.net/century-diamond-cruiser-yangtze-river-three-gorges-tour.htmlIt's ok to pay o more..
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Dear Megan Corcoran, .The schedule of Yangtze Cruiser of 2015 will be published in Jun(approximately), could we inform you in Jun?Have a nice day! more..
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