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Offer ID: 1273119

13-Night Imperial Jewels of China River Cruisetour

Private Car & Driver
Optional Private Excursion
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Land Tour: Beijing Destination Guide
Arrive
08/23/18
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08/23/18
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Land Tour: Beijing Destination Guide
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08/24/18
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08/24/18
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Land Tour: Beijing Destination Guide
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08/25/18
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08/25/18
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Land Tour: Great Wall Destination Guide
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08/25/18
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08/25/18
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Land Tour: Changping (Spirit Way)
Arrive
08/25/18
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08/25/18
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Land Tour: Beijing Destination Guide
Arrive
08/26/18
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08/26/18
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Land Tour: Air Travel
Arrive
08/26/18
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08/26/18
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Land Tour: Xi'an Destination Guide
Arrive
08/26/18
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08/26/18
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Land Tour: Xi'an Destination Guide
Arrive
08/27/18
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08/27/18
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Land Tour: Terracotta Army
Arrive
08/27/18
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08/27/18
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Land Tour: Xi'an Destination Guide
Arrive
08/28/18
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08/28/18
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Land Tour: Air Travel
Arrive
08/28/18
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Depart
08/28/18
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Cruise Starts (Embarkation)
Arrive
08/28/18
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Depart
08/28/18
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Chongqing Destination Guide
Arrive
08/28/18
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08/28/18
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Shibaozhai
Arrive
08/29/18
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Depart
08/29/18
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Shibaozhai is located at the south bank of the Yangstze River in China. It is home to the famous Shibaozhai Temple, which is found at the very top of the hill. This famous wooden temple is visited and admired by many tourists who cruise along the Yangstze, it features a walk in area where visitors are able to walk and climb the famous pagoda.

Qutang Gorge
Arrive
08/30/18
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Depart
08/30/18
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Shennu Stream
Arrive
08/30/18
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08/30/18
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Wu Gorge
Arrive
08/30/18
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08/30/18
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Three Gorges Destination Guide
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08/30/18
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08/30/18
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Three Gorges Destination Guide
Arrive
08/31/18
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08/31/18
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Xiling Gorge
Arrive
08/31/18
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08/31/18
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Jingzhou Destination Guide
Arrive
09/01/18
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09/01/18
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Wuhan
Arrive
09/02/18
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Depart
09/02/18
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Wuhan, which was formed in 1950 when three cities Wuchang, Hankou and Hanyang were combined, is the capital of Hubei Province and one of the most important and largest ports in China. Hankou is the largest city and commercial hub of the area. Hanyang is the smallest and mainly residential city. Wuchang is the provincial capital, administrative and educational center where most travelers passing through stay. Several historic landmarks and sites are in the area. Most notable is the Yangtze River Bridge which can’t be missed traveling into the city by boat. Constructed in 1957, it is marked as one of communist China’s great engineering achievements. East Lake is the largest lake within a city in China and its beautiful gardens on the lake shore attract numerous visitors each year. Xiang Pagoda, made famous by the Tang dynasty poets, is in this area. Guiyuan Temple is one of four large Buddhist meditation temples in Hubei and an important Buddhist temple in China. The Hubei Provincial Museum contains important collections of artifacts in the province.

Wuhan
Arrive
09/03/18
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Depart
09/03/18
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Wuhan, which was formed in 1950 when three cities Wuchang, Hankou and Hanyang were combined, is the capital of Hubei Province and one of the most important and largest ports in China. Hankou is the largest city and commercial hub of the area. Hanyang is the smallest and mainly residential city. Wuchang is the provincial capital, administrative and educational center where most travelers passing through stay. Several historic landmarks and sites are in the area. Most notable is the Yangtze River Bridge which can’t be missed traveling into the city by boat. Constructed in 1957, it is marked as one of communist China’s great engineering achievements. East Lake is the largest lake within a city in China and its beautiful gardens on the lake shore attract numerous visitors each year. Xiang Pagoda, made famous by the Tang dynasty poets, is in this area. Guiyuan Temple is one of four large Buddhist meditation temples in Hubei and an important Buddhist temple in China. The Hubei Provincial Museum contains important collections of artifacts in the province.

Land Tour: Cruise Ends (Debarkation)
Arrive
09/03/18
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09/03/18
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Land Tour: Air Travel
Arrive
09/03/18
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09/03/18
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Shanghai Optional Private Excursion Destination Guide
Arrive
09/03/18
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Depart
09/03/18
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Land Tour: Shanghai Optional Private Excursion Destination Guide
Arrive
09/04/18
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Depart
09/04/18
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Land Tour: Shanghai Optional Private Excursion Destination Guide
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09/05/18
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09/05/18
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Itinerary subject to change without notice. Please confirm itinerary at time of booking.

Cruise Inclusions
    • 13-night cruisetour visiting 1 country, 5 ports & 3 additional cities by land
    • 6-night Yangtze River cruise in veranda stateroom
    • 2-nights in Shanghai: Westin, Ritz-Carlton Portman or Jing An Shangri-La
    • 2-nights in Xian: Sheraton, Hilton or Crowne Plaza
    • 3-nights in Beijing: Kerry, Regent Beijing or Ritz-Carlton (or similar)
    • Fully escorted: 11 guided tours with audio headset
    • All meals: 12 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 11 dinners, featuring regional specialties with select meals at local restaurants, including regional specialties & always available American classics
    • Welcome Cocktail Reception & Dinner
    • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with onboard dinner and lunch service
    • Visit 3 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
    • Intra-China flights
    • Culture Curriculum: Listen to the sound of the Hubei Bells; attend lectures on the Yangtze River, Three Gorges Dam & current affairs; see a Chinese Tea Ceremony; learn a few Chinese words; hone your skills at mahjong and tai chi
    • 24/7 Specialty coffees, teas, & bottled water
    • Room steward & twice daily housekeeping service
    • Evening turndown service
    • Hotel-style bed with optional twin-bed configuration; luxury linens & pillows
    • Flat-panel TV with CNN & more
    • Security Safe
    • Hair Dryer
    • 110/220 volt outlets
    • Direct-dial satellite phone
    • Bathrobes & slippers (upon request)
    • Glass-enclosed shower
    • Premium bath toiletries
    • Doctor & hairdresser on board
    • 24/7 Guest Services for special requests
    • All port charges
    • Intra-China flights: Beijing-Xian; Xian-Chongqing; Wuhan-Shanghai
    • Airport transfers on date of embarkation/disembarkation with Viking Air program

Offer ID

1273119

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