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Cruises in China

Taking an international cruise to China? Find information on China's major cruise ports, where your ship will berth, China's cruise calendar, and cruise tours on this page.

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Major Ports in China

Tianjin Cruise Terminal

Tianjin Cruise Port

Tianjin Port is the largest cruise port in China and the main gateway to Beijing. It is often referred to as Beijing’s port. Most international cruise ships to China stop at this port.
Shanghai Cruise port

Shanghai Cruise Port

Shanghai Cruise Port is an important port of call on all Asia Pacific cruises. There are three cruise terminals at Shanghai port and most cruise ships use Wusongkou Cruise Terminal.
Hong Kong cruise port

Hong Kong Cruise Port

Hong Kong is one of the most important ports in the Asia Pacific region. The two cruise terminals, Hong Kong-Ocean Terminal and Kai Tak Cruise Terminal, are able to berth the world's largest ships.
Qingdao Cruise Port

Qingdao Cruise Port

Qingdao, in eastern China's Shandong Province, is a clean and beautiful costal city. Sometimes spelled Tsingtao it is well-known for its elegant European buildings.
Dalian Port

Dalian Cruise Port

The Port of Dalian, founded in 1899, is situated at the southern end of the Liaodong Peninsula, on the Yellow Sea, in Liaoning Province. It is the northern most ice-free port in China.

Xiamen Cruise Terminal

Xiamen Cruise Terminal

Xiamen cruise terminal has an annual capacity of 1,500,000 visitors. It is designed to berth large cruise ships and to provide service for the Xiamen-Jinmen ferry route. It meets all the world-class standards of an international passenger ferry terminal.

China Cruise Calendar 2014

Celebrity Millenuim Cruise Itinerary I in China

Date Day Port/Destination Arrival Departure Excursions
Sep. 28 Day 1 Yokohama / Japan
... 
Oct. 7 Day 10 Tianjin / China 6:00
Oct. 8 Day 11 Tianjin / China
Oct. 9 Day 12 Tianjin / China 18:00
Oct. 10 Day 13 At Sea
Oct. 11 Day 14 At Sea
Oct. 12 Day 15 Shanghai / China 7:00

Celebrity Millenuim Cruise Itinerary II in China

Date Day Port/Destination Arrival Departure Excursions
Oct. 12 Day 1 Shanghai / China 20:00
Oct. 13 Day 2 At Sea
Oct. 14 Day 3 At Sea
Oct. 15 Day 4 Tianjin / China 6:00
Oct. 16 Day 5 Tianjin / China
Oct. 17 Day 6 Tianjin / China 18:00
... 
Oct. 25 Day 14 Yokohama / Japan 9:00

Sapphire Princess Cruise Itinerary I in China

Date Date 2 Day Port/Destination Arrival Departure Excursions
Sep. 20 Oct. 24 Day 1 Singapore / Singapore 19:00
...
Sep. 28 Nov. 1 Day 9 Hong Kong / China 8:00
Sep. 29 Nov. 2 Day 10 Hong Kong / China 19:00
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Oct. 7 Nov. 10 Day 18 Tianjin / China 4:00

Sapphire Princess Cruise Itinerary II in China

Date Date 2 Day Port/Destination Arrival Departure Excursions
Oct. 7 Nov. 10 Day 1 Tianjin / China 18:00
Oct. 8 Nov. 11 Day 2 At Sea
Oct. 9 Nov. 12 Day 3 Shanghai / China 12:00 23:00
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Oct. 15 Nov. 18 Day 9 Hong Kong / China 8:00
Oct. 16 Nov. 19 Day 10 Hong Kong / China 19:00:00
... 
Oct. 24 Nov. 27 Day 18 Singapore / Singapore 5:00

Ms Amsterdam Cruise Itinerary I in China

Date Day Destination / Excursion Arrival Departure Excursions
Sep. 21 1 Seattle, Washington / USA West Coast 16:00
 ...
Oct. 12 22 Tianjin (Beijing)/ China 8:00
Oct. 13 23 Tianjin (Beijing)/ China 18:00
Oct. 14 24 At Sea
Oct. 15 25 Qindao / China 8:00 17:00
Oct. 16 26 Shanghai / China 22:30
Oct. 17 27 Shanghai / China
Oct. 18 28 Shanghai / China
Oct. 19 29 Shanghai / China 18:00
Oct. 20 30 At Sea
Oct. 21 31 At Sea
Oct. 22 32 Hong Kong / China 8:00
Oct. 23 33 Hong Kong / China 19:00
 ...
Dec. 9 80 San Diego, California / USA West Coast 7:00

Ms Volendam Cruise Itinerary I in China

Date Day Port/Destination Arrival Departure Excursions
Mar. 16, 2015 Day 1 Singapore / Singapore 16:00
 ...
Apr. 13 Day 29 Hong Kong / China 7:00 17:00
Apr. 14 Day 30 At Sea
Apr. 15 Day 31 At Sea
Apr. 16 Day 32 Shanghai / China 8:00
Apr. 17 Day 33 Shanghai / China 17:00
Apr. 18 Day 34 At Sea
Apr. 19 Day 35 At Sea
Apr. 20 Day 36 Tianjin (Beijing) / China 7:00
Apr. 21 Day 37 Tianjin (Beijing) / China 19:00
 ...
Apr. 27 Day 43 Kobe / Japan 7:00

Symphony Cruise Itinerary I in China

Date Day Destination / Excursion Arrival Departure Excursions
Mar. 22, 2015 Day 1 Hong Kong / China
Overnight stay onboard
Mar. 23 Day 2 Hong Kong / China
Overnight stay onboard
Mar. 24 Day 3 Hong Kong / China 5:00
Mar. 25 Day 4 Xiamen (Fujian) / China 8:00 17:00
Mar. 26 Day 5 At Sea
Mar. 27 Day 6 Shanghai / China 8:00
Mar. 28 Day 7 Shanghai / China
Mar. 29 Day 8 Shanghai / China 17:00
Mar. 30 Day 9 At Sea
Mar. 31 Day 10 Dalian / China 8:00 16:00
Apr. 1 Day 11 Tianjin (Beijing) / China 6:00

Nautica Cruise Itinerary I in China

Date Day Port/Destination Arrival Departure Excursions
Jan. 6, 2015 Day 1 Cape Town / South Africa
 ...
Feb. 20 Day 46 Hong Kong / China 8:00
Feb. 21 Day 47 Hong Kong / China
Feb. 22 Day 48 Hong Kong / China 18:00
Feb. 23 Day 49 At Sea
Feb. 24 Day 50 Keelung / Taiwan 7:00 15:00
Mar. 2 Day 56 At Sea
Mar. 3 Day 57 Shanghai / China 9:00
Mar. 4 Day 58 Shanghai / China
Mar. 5 Day 59 Shanghai / China
Mar. 6 Day 60 At Sea 17:00
Mar. 7 Day 61 Inchon (Seoul) / South Korea 7:00 17:00
Mar. 8 Day 62 Dalian / China 11:00 19:00
Mar. 9 Day 63 Tianjin / China
Overnight stay onboard
9:00
Mar. 10 Day 64 Tianjin / China

Insignia Cruise Itinerary I in China

Date Day Port/Destination Arrival Departure Excursions
Jan. 10, 2015 Day 1 Miami, Florida / USA East Coast 17:00
... 
Apr. 5 Day 86 Hong Kong / China 8:00
Apr. 6 Day 87 Hong Kong / China 12:00
Apr. 7 Day 88 Xiamen (Fujian) / China 12:00
Apr. 8 Day 89 Xiamen (Fujian) / China 18:00
Apr. 9 Day 90 At Sea
Apr. 10 Day 91 Shanghai / China 13:00
Apr. 11 Day 92 Shanghai / China
Apr. 12 Day 93 Shanghai / China 13:00
Apr. 13 Day 94 At Sea
Apr. 14 Day 95 Tianjin / China 9:00
Apr. 15 Day 96 Tianjin / China 22:00
Apr. 16 Day 97 At Sea
Apr. 21 Day 102 At Sea
Apr. 22 Day 103 Keelung / Taiwan 7:00 17:00
Apr. 23 Day 104 Kaohsiung / Taiwan 9:00 19:00
... 
Jul. 9 Day 180 Miami, Florida / USA East Coast 8:00

L´Austral Cruise Itinerary I in China

Date Day Port/Destination Arrival Departure Excursions
Mar. 20, 2015 Day 1 Hong Kong / China 18:00
Mar. 21 Day 2 At Sea
Mar. 22 Day 3 Xiamen (Fujian) / China 7:00 19:00  
Mar. 23 Day 4 At Sea
Mar. 24 Day 5 At Sea
Mar. 25 Day 6 Shanghai / China 7:00  
Mar. 26 Day 7 Shanghai / China 17:00  
Mar. 27 Day 8 At Sea
Mar. 28 Day 9 Dalian / China 11:30 17:00  
Mar. 29 Day 10 Tianjin / China 8:30

Seven Seas Voyager Cruise Itinerary I in China

Date Day Port/Destination Arrival Departure Excursions
Dec. 21 Day 1 Cape Town / South Africa 19:00
...
Feb.5 Day 47 Hong Kong / China 7:00 21:00
Feb.6 Day 48 At Sea
Feb.7 Day 49 Xiamen (Fujian) / China 8:00
Feb.8 Day 50 Xiamen (Fujian) / China 18:00
Feb.9 Day 51 At Sea
Feb.10 Day 52 Shanghai / China 8:00
Feb.11 Day 53 Shanghai / China 18:00
Feb.19 Day 61 Dalian / China 12:00 20:00
Feb.20 Day 62 Tianjin / China
Overnight stay onboard
10:00
Feb.21 Day 63 Tianjin / China

China River Cruises

Yangtze River Cruise

Yangtze River Cruise

A cruise up/down the Yangtze, offers unique encounters with China's rich cultural heritage as well as some spectacular vistas

Li River

Li River Cruise

Li River is one of the most beautiful rivers in China. A Li River cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo is one of the most popular activities in a Guilin holiday.

Huangpu River Cruise

Huangpu River Cruise

The Cruise offers a privileged view of the bridges that span the Huangpu and an excellent view of the famous colonial-era buildings that make up the Bund.

Pearl River Cruise

Pearl River Cruise

The evening cruise on the Pearl River is one of the tourist highlights in Guangzhou. The beauty of the Pearl River at night can be compared with that of Hong Kong's Victoria Park.

China Cruise Tours