Orient Royal Cruises

Owners of the prestigious and only official five-star cruise ships in China, the m/s East King and East Queen, the Orient Royal Cruise Company is one of the few leading western-oriented cruise operators to course the mighty Yangtze.

Both East King and East Queen provide accommodations for 192 passengers in 96 cabins, including 92 twin cabins, 2 executive suites and 2 royal suites. Large picture windows in each beautifully appointed stateroom offer breathtaking views of the scenery alongside the River.Both ships are also specifically designed with exceptional meeting facilities and a multi function room that can efficiently serve up to 200 persons.

The East King and East Queen are perfectly suited to meet the needs of the individual or the group travelers. Special events, including theme parties and business conventions, are professionally and efficiently managed by our western-trained on-board staff of tour specialists, from concept to completion. Both ships offer excellent recreational and leisure facilities to insure your utmost enjoyment while on board.

Fact Sheet:
Ship Name     Star- Rating     Regeneration     Length(m)      Beam(m)     Passenger Capacity      Sailing
East King or East Queen      5     2003       91.5     16.4     192       Sailing
Yangzi Explorer      5      2008      91.5       16.4     148      Sailing

Facilities:
Room: Broadcast,Satellite phone,Color TV-set,Socket Transformer,Mini Bar,Safe Box,Shower,Hair Dryer;
First Floor(Upper Deck): Reception Desk,Dining-Room,Business Center,Clinic,Public Washroom;
Second Floor(Promenade Deck): Multi-Function Hall,Public Washroom;
Third Floor(Bridge Deck): Card Room,KTV ,Public Washroom;
Fourth Floor(Recreation Deck): Tea House,Souvenir Shop,Beauty Salon,Sauna,Gym Room,Clinic,Reading Room;
Fifth Floor(View Deck): Sun Deck

Rooms:
Superior Cabin: a)amount:25 b)structure:one bedroom with private bathroom c)Area:17.6sqm
Deluxe Cabin: a)amount:24 b)structure:one bedroom with private bathroom c)Area:17.6sqm
Executive Cabin: a)amount:30 b)structure:one bedroom with private bathroom c)Area:17.6sqm
Royal Floor: a)amount:15 b)structure:one bedroom with private bathroom c)Area:17.6sqm
Executive Suite: a)amount:2 b)structure:one bedroom,one sitting room with Integrated Bathroom c)Area:35.2sqm
Royal Suite: a)amount: 2 b)structure:one bedroom,one sitting room with Integrated Bathroom c)Area:35.2sqm
(The view ground is shared by the two of Royal Suite)


Cruise Itineraries:

Upstream Itinery for East King, East Queen and Yangzi Explorer (Yichang-Chongqing)

Day 01 Embarkation at Mauping or Taiping Xi 2200

Day 02 Three Gorges Dam Project - Shore Excursion 1400 1700

Day 03 Passing Xiling Gorge - West Part 0700 0800
Shennong Stream - Shore Excursion 1000 1300
Passing Wu Gorge 1330 1600
Passing Qutang Gorge 1700 1740

Day 04 Wanzhou or Fengdou - Shore Excursion 0800 1000

Day 05 Arrive Chongqing - Disembarkation 0900

Downstream Itinery for East King, East Queen and Yangzi Explorer (Chongqing-Yichang)

Day 01 Embarkation at Chongqing 2200

Day 02 Wanzhou - Shore Excursion 1400 1700
Fengdou - Shore Excursion 1300 1530

Day 03 Passing Qutang Gorge 0640 0700
Passing Wu Gorge 0800 1000
Shennong Stream - Shore Excursion 1030 1300
Passing Xiling Gorge - West Part 1500 1600
Arrive Maoping or Taiping Xi

Day 04 Disembarkation - 0800
Three Gorges Dam Project - Shore Excursion 0830 1000