President Yangtze Series Cruise

President Yangtze Series Cruise is a deluxe fleet sailing along the Yangtze Three Gorges of China. The President Yangtze Series Cruise are international deluxe fleet cooperated by the Wuhan Yangtze Cruises Co, Ltd and China International Travel Service. As a professional cruise company on Yangtze River in China, President Yangtze Series Cruise Company owns 7 deluxe cruises of Three Gorges, which all have been approved by the China Classification Society, China Tourism Bureau and the National SMS system.

President Yangtze Series Cruise have regular sailing itinerary and schedule, sailing along the main cities of Three Gorges between Chongqing and Yichang. Yangtze Series Cruise is also the main transportation for the tourists to visit the Yangtze Three Gorges.

The cruises are mainly open to the Europe, America and Southeast Asia markets which can sell more than 40,000 positions on the deluxe cruises. The company has built the cruises as restaurants and the first-class hotels on land, providing guest rooms, excursions, dining, guide service and other service. Every year, the company spared no expense to rebuild and redecorate the seven boats. As a result, the vessels have taken on a new look.

Fact Sheet:

 Ship Name      Star- Rating     Enter Service       Length (m)     Beam (m)      Reconstruction     Passenger Capacity
President No.1     5      1995     90      16.8      2005     188
President No.2      4      1994      91     16.8       2005     168
President No.3     4     1994     84     16.4       2005     200
President No.4      4          98      15.2      2005      
President No.5      4      1992       96     16.4      2005     198


Services on board:
Welcoming guests
As you get off the bus, our services begins. The ladies treating the guests await you with great enthusiasm and try to make guests feel at home. The attendants at any time provide you with hot towels and refreshments.

Front Desk
The Front Desk is located in the main hall on the first floor, with the inquiry office, the cash desk, and the baggage section. They serve guests all day long, such as inquiring, cashing, ordering food, exchange, waking-up, depositing, luggage conveying etc.

Guide Service
Each cruise ship has professional guides. Usually according to the composing of the tourist party, we will arrange one to two professional guides including the language of Chinese and English. The tourist guides will gather in a general way all the tourists to hold a meeting about the journey before the cruise ship navigates. Every day, the guides will inform through the central broadcasting system or bulletin board all the tourists of activities arrangement of next day. They will guide tourists to participate in various activities and introduce the Three Gorges to tourists.

Meal Service
According to the guests' diet, we have prepared sumptuous dishes and drink. We provide both Chinese and Western food for you. Here we have top-ranking chefs, who serve you delicious dishes. The first day, the Captain will hold a cocktail party and the last day, a see-off dinner party for you.

Guest Room Service
Each guest room has the control for the central air-conditioning and central broadcasting system. You may regulate by yourself according to your need. Some rooms are outfitted small bars, which provide various beverages. The room attendants will clean the room and make the bed for you every day. In addition, you may enjoy laundry service, and the attendants will send and fetch cloths for you.

Recreation and Gymnastic service
The Recreation and Gymnastic Center of the cruise ship provides tourists with free equipments for improving their health, and you may exercise in the gymnasium at any moment. Some cruise ships are specially outfitted Sauna Rooms which provide Sauna; the Medical Service Center offers both Chinese and Western medical services; the library reading room provides different kinds of Chinese or foreign books, magazines and newspaper etc. The Barbershop and the Beauty parlor offer various hairdressing services.

Security Service
All the cruise ships are outfitted professional tour policemen, who work for you around the clock.

The Captain's Cocktail Party
Usually, on the first or second day, the captain will hold a cocktail party for his guests, you will have a chance to communicate with each other and get to know the crew.

Introduction to Your Journey
Having become a member of our guests, you will be gathered, and the guide will familiarize you with the cruise ship and arrangement of your journey. All the activities and the sightseeing time will be emphasized.

Taiji Boxing
Dawns or dusks, guests will stand on the Sun Deck to practice Taiji Boxing under the professional's guidance, each act display the Chinese profound culture.

Chinese Calligraphy & Painting
Chinese calligraphy and painting are famous for their particular fascination. The artists will show you their performance, after that you will have a chance to practice for yourself. The others: story-telling, Majiang. You will come to know the Chinese culture and lose yourself in them.

Tea & Women's Cheongsam
Today tea is more than a drink, it is even an art. You will have a chance to taste all kinds of tea and to enjoy the professional's performance. Traditional clothes for women-Qipao, the ladies' favorite. You will appreciate the fashion show on T-stage.

Gathering
Most attendants from every section have much talent for performing. They are good at dancing and singing, when you get to know each other, it will be like a family gathering.

Folk Arts
The crews on the President Series Cruises all have professional trainings. They will perform the folk dancing, acrobatics, magic, cross talk instrumental music and other programs about minorities.

Business Service
The cruise ship is equipped with modern business facilities, such as electrograph, satellite telephone, mobile phones, computers, duplicating machine etc. The typing, translation and postal services are offered.

The Captain's Dinner Party
On the day before you leaving the cruise, the captain will arrange a farewell party for the tourists, looking forward to your next tour. Though your say on board is short, you can have a unforgettable memory of the Yangtze River.
 Cruise Itineraries:

Upstream itinery for President No.1, President No.3, President No.4, President No.5, President No.6: (Yichang-Chongqing)

Day 1 19:00-24:00 Embarking on board and checking in.

Day 2 06:00-06:30 Sun Deck: Learning Taiji Boxing.
06:30  Breakfast.
07:00  Set sail.
07:00-08:30  Appreciating the Xiling Gorge.
08:30-10:30  Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Hydropower Dam.
11:00  Sail through the Three Gorges Dam Shiplock.
12:00  Lunch.
14:30  Lecture on Three Gorges Dam.
18:00  Welcome Cocktail party by captain.
19:00  Welcome Banquet.
21:00  Chinese folk dancing and singing party.

Day 3 06:00-06:30  Sun Deck: Learning Taiji Boxing.
06:30  Breakfast.
08:00-12:30  Floating the ancient and mystical Shennong Stream.
12:30  Lunch.
13:00-15:30  Appreciating the beautiful landscape of Wu Gorge.
15:30  Announcement on itinerary and facilities on board.
17:30-18:00  Sailing through Kui Gate, appreciating the landscape of Qutang Gorge.
19:00  Dinner.
21:00  Happy evening party.

Day 4 06:00-06:30  Sun Deck: Learning Taiji Boxing.
06:30  Breakfast.
10:30  Lecture on Yangtze River.
12:30  Lunch.
15:30-18:30  Shore excursion to the Ghost City---Fengdu
18:30  Farewell Banquet.
21:00  Fashion Show.

Day 5 07:30  Breakfast.
08:00-09:00  Front Desk: Check out, please return the keys.
09:00  Disembark at Chongqing and the happy journey is over.

Downstream itinerary for President No.1, President No.3, President No.4, President No.5, President No.6:(Chongqing-Yichang)

Day 1 19:30-21:00 Embarking on board and checking in.
22:00 Set sail from Chongqing.

Day 2 06:00-06:30 Sun Deck: Learning Taiji Boxing.
06:30-08:00 Breakfast.
08:00-10:00 Shore excursion to the Ghost City---Fengdu
10:00 Announcement on itinerary and facilities on board.
12:00 Lunch.
14:30 Lecture on Yangtze River.
17:30 Sailing through Kui Gate, appreciating the landscape of Qutang Gorge.
18:30 Welcome Cocktail party by captain.
19:00 Welcome Banquet.
21:00 Chinese folk dancing and singing party.

Day 3 06:00-06:30 Sun Deck: Learning Taiji Boxing.
06:30-08:00 Breakfast.
08:00-10:00 Appreciating the beautiful landscape of Wu Gorge.
10:00-13:30 Floating the ancient and mystical Shennong Stream.
13:30 Lunch.
15:30 Lecture on Three Gorges Dam.
18:00 Farewell Banquet.
20:00 Sail through the Three Gorges Dam Shiplock.
21:00 Happy evening party.

Day 4 06:00-06:30 Sun Deck: Learning Taiji Boxing.
06:30-08:00 Breakfast
08:00-10:00 Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Hydropower Dam.
10:00-11:00 Visiting the Xiling Gorge.
12:00 Lunch.
12:00-13:00 Front Desk: Check out and return the keys.