3 nights on 5 star luxury cruise ship Century Sky voyaging on Yangtze River, sailing from modern Shanghai to old Nanjing, shore excursion to gardens, lakes, old streets and temples hidden in Suzhou, Wuxi, Yangzhou, Nanjing. Inspiration to centuries of Chinese painters and poets, this area has been well known as The Best Land Under Heaven.
Every Sunday, 5 star luxury cruise ship Century Sky leaves from Shanghai at 21:30. In 4-day journey, the ship docks at Zhangjiagang Port and Taizhou Port. You can choose to join in free shore excursion of option A, or select option B, C, D at additional cost for in-depth tours. When you arrive at Nanjing at 08:30 on Wednesday, it is time to explore ancient Chinese capital of Nanjing.Shanghai to NanjingDay 1 (Sun) In the dazzling night view of the Bund and Huangpu River, embark the cruise at Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal. Take in the sights of Shanghai from the water, enjoy the view of The Bund and Lujiazhui waterfront. See more than 40 historical buildings illuminate under the night sky from your cruise. Day 2 (Mon)Arrive at Zhangjiagang Port. Shore excursion. - Option A: Shuangshan Island and Fragnance Hill Excursion- Option B: Suzhou Excursion inclusive of Humble Administrator's Garden, Hanshan Temple and Qilishantang Old Town- Option C: Wuxi Excursion: Taihu Lake and Nanchan TempleHighly recommend Suzhou Excursion.Day 3 (Tue)Arrive at Taizhou Port. Shore excursion. - Option A: Taizhou Excursion is inclusive of Diahua Mansion known for its exquisite wood carvings, Fengcheng River- Option D: Yangzhou Excursion is inclusive of Daming Temple, Dongguan Old Street, He GardenDay 4 (Wed)At 8:30, arrive at Nanjing. After disembarking, Free time. Hug the charm of Nanjing, a city that has been Chinese capital for 7 dynasties in history. DIY some definitely must-try activities in this city with profound heritages: - Purple Mountain Area, inclusive of Xiaoling Mausoleum of Ming Dynasty, Linggu Temple, Dr. Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum- Qinhuai River Area, inclusive of Confucius Temple, Zhanyuan Garden, food street, Imperial Examination Museum, Zhonghua City GateNanjing to ShanghaiAt 21:30 on Wednesday, the ship of Century Sky leaves from Nanjing, and it arrives at Shanghai at 08:30 on Saturday. In the return journey , the ship docks at Zhangjiagang Port and Taizhou Port as usual. Same shore excursions will be arranged.