Victoria Star Yangtze Cruise

General Introduction

The Victoria Star, together with its sister ships, the Prince and Queen is recognized as leader among Yangtze River cruises. With its beautifully furnished cabins and suites boast imported marble bathrooms, the Victoria Star was awarded 5-star by China National Tourism Administration in 2003.

Staying with elegant decor throughout the ship's interior, tourists will travel in comfort and style, experiencing the breathtaking scenery, rich history and colorful culture of the mighty Yangtze River.


Victoria Star Yangtze River Cruise - Victoria Yangtze River Cruise,China TourEntered Service: 1994
Latest Renovation: 2003
Passenger Capacity: 104
Length (m): 89.4
Width (m): 16.4
Gross Tonnage (T): 4587
Draft (m): 2.7
Stateroom (Standard) (sq m): 19.6
Number of Standard Cabins: 93
Number of Presidential Deluxe Cabins: 2
Star-Rating: 5-star
Electricity: 220V / 50HZ


With an area of 19.6 square meters, each standard cabin is equipped with a bedroom and a private bathroom.

Cabin Facilities

Service Desk with Safety Deposit, Conference Hall, Business Center, Internet, Fax, Coping, Printing, International Telecom, Shops, Television, Meeting Rooms, Sauna, Multipurpose Rooms, Massage, Card Room, Beauty Salon, Gym, Games Room, Health Clinic, Smoking Room, Children's Playroom, Library, Sun Deck, Live entertainment, Bar/Café, Dancing/Disco, Dining Rooms - Chinese and western, Observation Decks - outside, Banquet Hall, Observations Decks - enclosed, Central Air conditioning system, Karaoke.

Restaurants and Entertainment

Captain's Welcome Cocktail Party
Fabulous breakfast and luncheon buffets
Chinese dinner banquets served in an elegant single seating

Sailing Dates & Fares

Victoria Star Sailing Date Price (Shoulder Season/Peak Season) Book Now
Thursday USD450/Person USD630/Person

Cruise schedule

Downstream: Chongqing - Yichang

Day 01: Chongqing

Board your Yangtze River Cruiser.

Day 02: Yangtze River Cruise (B, L, D)

Have an early get-up to enjoy a spectacular journey on the mighty Yangtze River. After lunch, you will disembark at the ancient Fengdu and enjoy a visit to the legendary city of ghost. Before return to the cruise for the welcome banquet, you will explore the city of ghost by visiting the local temples.

Day 03: Yangtze River Cruise (B, L, D)

Xiling Gorge, Yangtze River CruiseToday's highlight is the cruise through the first of the fabled Three Gorges: Qutang Gorge framed by steep mossy cliffs Wu Gorge, celebrated for its 12 peaks and Xiling Gorge, the last and most scenic of all the gorges. You will have a memorable experience of the shore excursion of Shennong Stream with a sampan tour through the treacherous gorges.

Day 04: Yangtze River Cruise / Yichang (B)

Today you will have a stop at Sandouping to view the historic Three Gorges Dam, the largest hydroelectric project in the world. After the shore excursion of Three Gorges Dam, you will disembark at Yichang in the afternoon.

Upstream: Yichang - Chongqing (Sailing Date)

Day 01: Yichang

Arrive in Yichang. Board the Yangtze River cruiser, where you will begin your memorable cruise upstream.

Day 02: Yangtze River Cruise

Today the cruise will stop at San Duo Ping and sail through the Xiling Gorge, the longest of the famed Three Gorges. After lunch, you will enjoy a shore excursion at the splendid Three Gorges Dam Project.

Day 03: Yangtze River Cruise

This morning, you will pass through the west part of Xiling Gorges. After a shore excursion at Shennong Stream, you will pass through the Wu Gorge and visit the fascinating peaks and rocks along the Wu Mountains. Then pass through Qutang Gorge, which is framed by steep cliffs, with overhanging mountains on the two sides.

Day 04: Yangtze River Cruise

Today's highlight is a shore excursion to Shibaozhai, the magnificent 12-story wooden pagoda which was built against a protruding 220-meter rectangular rock with sheer cliffs on the north bank.

Day 05: Chongqing

Morning cruise will bring you to Chongqing where you will disembark.