Embark on an unforgettable journey through central China, where ancient wonders and natural beauty await. Join us for a 9-day adventure from Wuhan to Chongqing cruise tour, exploring historic sites, scenic landscapes, and vibrant cultures along the way.

Day 1

Arrival in Wuhan

Our journey begins as we arrive in the dynamic city of Wuhan, known as the "Chicago of China" for its bustling urban landscape and historic charm. After settling into our hotel, we waste no time in discovering the city's highlights. Our first stop is the picturesque Ciqikou Ancient Town, where narrow cobblestone streets and traditional architecture transport us back in time. Next, we ascend to the Li Zi Ba Light Rail Observation Platform for panoramic views of the city and the mighty Yangtze River. We then meander through the tranquil Eling Park before descending into the vibrant chaos of Hongyadong, a complex of ancient buildings perched on the cliffs overlooking the river. Finally, we stroll along Jiefangbei Pedestrian Street, soaking in the energy of this lively shopping and entertainment district.

Day 2

Wuhan to Chongqing

After a leisurely breakfast, we bid farewell to Wuhan and set off for our next destination: the sprawling metropolis of Chongqing. En route, we stop to explore the serene beauty of Donghu Scenic Area, a tranquil oasis in the heart of the city. Upon arrival in Chongqing, we check into our hotel before venturing out to sample the city's renowned hotpot cuisine, a spicy and flavorful culinary tradition that has been enjoyed by locals for centuries.

Day 3

Exploring Chongqing

Today, we dive deeper into the rich tapestry of Chongqing's history and culture. Our first stop is Dazi Rock Old Street, where we wander through narrow alleys lined with traditional shops and teahouses. Next, we ascend the steep cliffs of the Yangtze River on the iconic Yangtze River Cableway, marveling at the breathtaking views of the city below. We then explore the charming Mountain City Alley, known for its historic architecture and vibrant street life. Finally, we visit Chaotianmen Square, a bustling waterfront plaza that serves as the gateway to the Three Gorges region.

Day 4

Cruising the Three Gorges

Today marks the beginning of our adventure along the legendary Three Gorges of the Yangtze River. After breakfast, we embark on our luxurious cruise ship and set sail towards our first destination: Fengdu Ghost City. Here, we explore ancient temples, shrines, and statues dedicated to the afterlife, gaining insight into the spiritual beliefs of the region. After lunch on board, we continue our journey through the majestic gorges, passing towering cliffs and verdant hillsides along the way. In the evening, we gather for a sumptuous dinner followed by a lively onboard party, where we dance the night away under the stars.

Day 5

Discovering Fengdu and Fuling

Today, we delve deeper into the history and culture of the Three Gorges as we explore the ancient city of Fengdu and the charming town of Fuling. Our first stop is Fengdu Ghost City, where we marvel at the intricate carvings, statues, and temples that dot the landscape. After lunch on board, we continue our journey to Fuling, where we visit the renowned White Emperor City, a historic fortress perched high above the Yangtze River. Here, we learn about the city's role in ancient Chinese history and enjoy stunning views of the surrounding countryside.

Day 6

Sailing through the Three Gorges

As our cruise continues, we are treated to more breathtaking scenery and fascinating cultural experiences. Today, we pass through the narrow gorges of Qutang and Wu, marveling at the sheer cliffs and rugged terrain that define this spectacular landscape. Along the way, we have the opportunity to explore the scenic beauty of the Little Three Gorges, where towering cliffs and crystal-clear waters create a magical atmosphere. In the evening, we enjoy a delicious banquet of local delicacies before bidding farewell to our cruise ship and continuing our journey to Yichang.

Day 7

Three Gorges Dam and Departure

Our final day in the Three Gorges region begins with a visit to the iconic Three Gorges Dam, the largest hydroelectric dam in the world. Here, we learn about the dam's construction and its impact on the region's environment and economy. Afterward, we bid farewell to the Three Gorges as we make our way to Yichang, from Yichang, we travel by road to the bustling city of Wuhan, where we enjoy a dinner together.

Day 8

Exploring Wuhan's Cultural Gems

After breakfast visit Qingchuan Pavilion for panoramic city views, then explore Dayu Mythology Park to learn about ancient Chinese legends. Enjoy the modern architecture and scenic views at Wuhan's New Bund, followed by a stroll through the historic Wuhan Zujie Group area. Conclude with a leisurely walk along Jianghan Road Pedestrian Street. In the evening, savor a delicious dinner before heading to the airport for your

Day 9

Departure from Wuhan

Say goodbye to Wuhan as you board your flight home, carrying cherished memories of your central China adventure. Reflect on the cultural wonders and unforgettable experiences that made this journey remarkable. Until next time, 慢走不送 (goodbye and take care).


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