18 Day China Gems & Yangtze Cruise Incl Return Airfares

Xi'an - Beijing - Hangzhou - Suzhou - Shanghai - Yangtze River

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29 JUL 2019
+$200.00 p.p
12 AUG 2019
Only 7 left
19 AUG 2019
26 AUG 2019
Only 1 left
02 SEP 2019
+$200.00 p.p
11 NOV 2019
+$350.00 p.p
Land Only
-$500.00 p.p If selected, flights and airport transfers are excluded from the tour
Interstate surcharge may be applied for some departure cities.
1 Adult
2 Adults
3 Adults
4 Adults
5 Adults
6 Adults
7 Adults
8 Adults
9 Adults
10 Adults
1 x Single Room
Single Supplement is $850.00 per single room.

Please insert any special requests below.

Extend your package (select number of passengers first)
Extend your stay after your tour finishes. Please specify how many nights you would like after your tour in the special requests box below (accommodation not included, subject to any airfare difference).

Business class upgrade (select number of passengers first)
For customers wishing to upgrade their flights to business class (subject to availability).

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Pay now a $500.00 deposit to confirm your booking. Final payment due 120 days prior to travel.

Inclusions & Fine Print


  • Return international flights with a full service airline
  • 16 nights accommodation in 4 star hotels, including 4 nights cruising on the Yangtze River on board a 5 star ship in a balcony cabin
  • Airport transfers
  • 16 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 6 dinners
  • Dedicated air conditioned coach transportation
  • All highspeed rail tickets as per the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to unforgettable scenic attractions as per the itinerary
  • All tipping
  • Professional English speaking tour guides
  • Secure your travel with a DEPOSIT today!

Cruise Details

For further information on your cruise, click HERE.

Cruise Shore Excursions

A range of shore excursions are available on your cruise: 

  • Yangtze Cruise Three gorges Dam $85pp
  • Tribe of the Three Gorges $85pp
  • Yangtze Cruise Lesser Three Gorges $85pp
  • White Emperor City $85pp
  • Fengdu Ghost City $85pp
  • Shibaozhai $85pp

Bundle package 3 recommend excursions - $175 per person. Includes:

  • Lesser Three Gorges, Fengdu Ghost City & Three Gorges Dam.

You will be contacted prior to departure to secure this offer. Alternatively individual shore excursions may be purchased when boarding your ship. 

Please note: If you are not participating in a shore excursion on any given day, you are not allowed to disembark from the ship, instead you can enjoy free time relaxing on-board. Shore excursions are based on availability and ship schedule. 


Secure your package with a deposit of $500 per person. You will then be invoiced for final payment 120 days prior to departure.

How to extend your stay

Some customers like to enhance their holiday by extending (only available post tour). If you wish to do so, please follow the following steps:

  1. Follow the ‘book now’ prompts.
  2. After selecting your departure date and completing your bedding configuration details, please select if you wish to 'stay behind' in the 'extra services' field.
  3. In the 'special requests', field please specifiy your extension requirements.
  4. Complete the remaining booking requirements and click ‘pay now’.
  5. After finalising your purchase a member of our reservations team will be in contact with you to discuss your extension request.

A $250 per person supplement plus any fare difference applies if you wish to confirm your extension. You will be contacted after purchase for collection of this payment. All additional accommodation and sightseeing is at your own arrangement.  

Fine Print

Booking Process

  • Follow the ‘Book Now’ prompts
  • Select your travel dates, departure city, number of travellers, room preference and any extra services.
  • Click ‘Checkout’ to login or create an account. You’ll need an account to review your details and download documentation.
  • Click ‘Pay Now’ to proceed to payment.
  • Note - all payments are processed by our trusted gateway Paypal where you a given two options.
  • Pay using your Paypal account
  • Pay using your credit card by proceeding as a guest – a Paypal account is not required
  • Once your order is complete, you will be prompted to complete a booking form so that we can fulfil your booking.
  • Your booking is confirmed once your booking form is submitted and you can begin the countdown to your Inspiring Vacation!

Airfare Information 

  • Full service airlines used will be China Southern, China Eastern, Sichuan Airlines or similar.
  • Flights will require a minimum of 1 transit (maximum 2).
  • Passengers will be ticketed on the best available full service airline at the time.
  • All tickets will include 23kgs checked baggage.
  • Once ticketed, flights are non-refundable. Any changes will be subject to the airline rules and change fees.
  • Full names as per passport (including all middle names) are required.
  • Any airline schedule changes or cancellations are beyond our control.

Optional Activities

City Optional Excursion RMB AUD
Beijing Kung Fu Legend Show ¥220 $45
Beijing Summer Palace Tour ¥250 $50
Beijing Hutong Rickshaw Tour with meal ¥330 $67
Beijing Temple of Heaven Tour ¥220 $45
Shanghai Huangpu River Cruise ¥250 $50
Shanghai Acrobatics Show ¥350 $71
Shanghai City tour - Maglev Train/Market/Old Town/French Quarter ¥350 $71
Suzhou Grand Canal Boat Tour ¥200 $41
Xi'an Tang Dynasty Show  ¥220 $45
Xi'an Dumpling Banquet  ¥150 $31

These land excursions can only be purchased on-tour direct with your guide with payment made directly in local currency. 

Optional Shore Excursions for 2019 departures:

  • Lesser Three Gorges $85pp
  • Tribe of the Three Gorges $85pp
  • White Emperor City $85pp
  • Fengdu Ghost City $85pp
  • Shibaozhai $85pp

You will be contacted prior to departure to secure your optional tours.


  • Visas
  • Travel insurance (recommended)
  • Anything not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Optional activities/Optional shore excursions
  • Personal expenses 

Travel Insurance

We strongly encourage all travellers to purchase travel insurance to protect yourself against the unexpected.

We have partnered with QBE Insurance to offer our customers competitive rates for their Travel Insurance. You can book comprehensive or budget cover, earn Qantas Frequent Flyer points and save 25% on retail rates.

Simply click HERE to arrange your policy.

Documentation: final documentation include e-tickets and hotel details will be provided approximately 30 days prior to travel.

Single Supplement: $850pp in addition to the twin share price.

Land only: A $500 per person reduction from the twin share price applies if you wish to arrange your own airfares. Should you wish to purchase land only, please select this option in the booking process, under 'Departure City'.

Furthermore, if choosing to take the package as 'land only', you will forfeit the group airport transfers and will be required to make your own arrangements from and to the airport. 

Airline Upgrade: Cathay Pacific is available from $500 per person (subject to availability). In the 'special requests' please mention 'Cathay Pacific'. You will be contacted after purchase for collection of this payment. 

Premium Economy Upgrade: Not available.

Business Class Upgrade: Available from an additional $3,000 per person in addition to the standard price plus any applicable fare difference (subject to availability). Please request ‘Business Class’ in the ‘Special Requests’ field prior to making your purchase and you will be contacted to arrange payment.

Itinerary: The total length of the tour in days includes time spent in flight and is subject to change depending on the flight schedule, please refer to the day by day itinerary for the time spent on land. 

Group Size: 8 - 40 people

Bedding Requests: While we endeavour to meet your needs, all bedding requests are requests only. Please note, only twin share bedding is available on the cruise.

Children: Children must be 2 years old or over and share a room with parents at all times. Children are the same price as adults.

Accommodation: The accommodation listed is subject to change. Any changes will be of an equal or higher standard. Bedding configurations (double or twin) are requests only. All efforts will be made to meet your preferences however any changes are beyond our control.