Mount Huangshan- Beautiful countryside Wuyuan Yangtze River cruise 9 days tour
Shanghai - Huangshan - Wuyuan - Jingdezhen - Nanchang - Chongqing - Yichang
Day 1 Shanghai - Huangshan
Today you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the airport for your onward flight to Huangshan. Upon your arrival our guide will greet you and transfer you to your hotel for a good rest. You are free to stroll along the Tunxi Old Street, which is lined on both sides with long lines of shops.
Day 2 Huangshan
Visits : Mt.Huangshan, China World Heritage Site&Geopark
This morning you will be driven to Mt. Huangshan where you will take a cable car up the mountain to enjoy the stunning landscape of Stalagmite Peak, Beginning to Believe Peak and A Flower Blooming on Brush Tip. In these scenic areas you will see the amazing views of pines trees, colorful leaves and various peaks under an azure sky.
Day 3 Huangshan
Hike to Dawn Pavilion early to view the amazing sunrise. Later, continue enjoying the sightseeing at Refreshing Terrace and Grand Canyon of West Sea. After that, descend from Yupinglou by cable car. This afternoon, be transferred to visit Hongcun Ancient Village in She County. Hongcun Village is located at the foot of the southwest side of Mt. Huangshan, only 11kms away from Yixian town. It is a unique, buffalo-shaped ancient village, which was added to the list of the world cultural heritage sites by UNESCO in late 2000.
Day 4 Huangshan - Wuyuan
This morning, continue to visit Xidi Village, also added to the list of the world cultural heritage sites by UNESCO in 2000. After that, be transferred to Wuyuan County, which is famous for the beautiful rape flower fields.
Day 5 Wuyuan - Jingdezhen
Today spend your time in Wuyuan, a symbol of China′s many unknown but great towns and villages in rural areas. Long-term folk culture, customs and history have made it a charming gem of the Chinese countryside tour. After that, be transferred to Jindezhen, renowned for Chinese porcelains. You will visit Ruins of Ancient Porcelain, which consists of the History Museum of Porcelains and an ancient porcelain mill. Following that you will take a walk along Porcelain Ancient Street, which has 136 structures, including houses, shops, temples, archways, and roads, all in the Ming and Qing Dynasty style.
Day 6 Jingdezhen - Nanchang - Chongqing
This morning, after breakfast at your hotel, you will be transferred to Nanchang for your flight to Chongqing. Upon arrival at Chongqing airport, be picked up and transferred to the cruise terminal to embark the ship.
Day 7 Chongqing
This morning you will have a shore excursion to Fengdu Ghost City between 09:00–12:00. The White Emperor City is an optional program. Fengdu is a city made famous by the ancient legends of sinister spirits and ghosts that make an important part of ancientChinese culture. According to legends, this is the place where the evil people are punished after death while the good are rewarded.
Day 8 Chongqing - Yichang
After enjoying your breakfast, the cruise ship will sail through Qutang Gorge (8km) around 07:30. In the morning, you will pay a visit to the Lesser Three Gorges. A tour of the small Lesser Three Gorges is an optional program. After that, the ship will sail through Wu Gorge (44km) and the western section of Xiling Gorge. The last site we are going to pass is the Three Georges Dam 5-stage ship lock around 20:00. Tomorrow you will arrive in Yichang.
Day 9 Yichang - Shanghai
Spend your final time on the ship with a shore excursion to the gigantic and controversial Three Gorges Dam, the largest in the world. Navigate the east section of the 76km long Xiling Gorge, the first gorge of the Yangtze. This afternoon you will be transferred to the airport and take the flight to Shanghai. End of the fabulous tour in China.