President 1 Cruise 4 Star

  • Upstream: Yichang Chongqing (5 days)
  • Upstream: Jingzhou Chongqing (6 days)
  • Downstream: Chongqing Yichang (4 days)
President 1 Introduction Video

MV President 1 Cruise is one of the most comfortable and luxurious river cruises on the Yangtze River. This 4-star vessel runs between Chongqing and Yichang in Hubei Province which is an essence journey on the Yangtze River.

Decorated luxuriously and elegantly, MV President 1 Cruise boosts the most spacious public areas on board among the Yangtze River Cruises. The ship has air-conditioned cabins with private balconies after its renovation in January, 2008.

It is 90 meters long, 16.8 meters wide, and 17 meters high. There are 94 cabins consisting of 2 President Suites, 2 Deluxe Suites, 16 Deluxe Veranda Cabins,and 74 Standard Veranda Cabins. The ship has six storeys and total passengers are 188 people.

Multi-languages and well-trained staff offer a high-quality service on MV President 1 Cruise. It is usually a good choice for government officials. The President fleet has serviced for some leaders and government officials from other countries.

MV President 1 Cruise is tailor-made for businessmen. A lot of large scale summit meetings, conferences and exhibitions are held on MV President 1 Cruise. It has business center with fax machines and Internet access. The Executive Lobby is another important business facility on board.

Recreational facilities on board include beauty salon, massage room, library, cinema room, etc. Passenger can take part in a lot of colorful Chinese activities such as learning traditional tai chi, making dumplings, playing mahjong and some lectures about China.
The ship has good communication facilities such as satellite TV, BBC, HBO. It offers a safe and convenient trip on the Yangtze River. No matter a leisure journey or a business trip, MV President 1 Cruise is a good choice among the Yangtze River Cruises.

Service Charge
Every passenger has to pay for 24 USD/150 CNY as a service charge on the journey between Chongqing and Yichang. Passengers can pay for the service charge when boarding. Alternatively, China Travel can arrange payment and itemize it on your travel quotation.

Tipping Special Notes: All passengers on President Cruises sailing between Chongqing and Yichang are required to pay $23/RMB150 per person as service charge. The service charge is payable at the time of boarding.Customer request a specific deck need an additional fee (RMB200-RMB500) based on the floor of ship.

Average Rating: 4.4/5 (based on 596 customers' rating)
Facilities: 4.4 Comfort: 4.4 Land Excursion: 4.3 Service: 4.6
Cruise Itinerary 1: Yichang Chongqing (Upstream: 5 days)
Day Events & Activities
Day 1Board the ship from 5:00pm to 10:00pm and departs Yichang at night--00:00am.(Dinner is not included)
Day 2Shore excursion to Tribe of Three gorges (optional) Passes though the 1st Gorge----Xiling Gorge Shore excursion to Three Gorges Dam Site. Passes though the 5-steps ship locks. Captain’s Welcome Banquet.
Day 3Shore excursion to Shennong Stream(8:00-12:30).You have the option of visiting White Emperor City(RMB280 per person). Passes though the 2nd gorge--Wu gorge. Passes though the 3rd gorge--Qutang. Crew performance.
Day 4Shore excursion to Shibaozhai (08:00-10:00). Captain’s Farewell Banquet. Night on the Yangtze River-Gathering Party.
Day 5Arrives in Chongqing at 9:00am.


Cruise Itinerary 2: Chongqing Yichang (Downstream: 4 days)
Day Events & Activities
Day 1Board the ship from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and departs Chongqing at 9:00pm.(Dinner is not included)
Day 2Welcoming Banquet, Dancing Party,Shibaozhai (14;00-16;00).Optinal tour to Fengdu Ghost City(RMB280 per person).
Day 3Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge, Shennong Stream (1:30pm-5:30pm), Crew's Performance
Day 4Three Gorges Dam Site.


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  • Downstream: Chongqing Yichang (4 days)
  • Upstream: Yichang Chongqing (5 days)
Cruise Dates Deluxe Suite President Suite Cabin with Balcony Deluxe Balcony Cabin
Chongqing Yichang

Jul. 27 - Jul. 30 $649 $1,279 $359 $419
Aug. 3 - Aug. 6 $649 $1,279 $359 $419
Aug. 10 - Aug. 13Instant Confirm $649 $1,279 $359 $419
Aug. 17 - Aug. 20Instant Confirm $649 $1,279 $359 $419
Aug. 24 - Aug. 27Instant Confirm $649 $1,279 $359 $419
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Price Inclusions:

  • Entrance fees: for land excursions listed in the itinerary, unless optional.
  • Meals: three daily meals on the ship, unless otherwise stated.
  • Cabin accommodation as specified when booking, including overnight accommodation for morning departure (except Victoria Cruises from Chongqing to Shanghai).
  • Service charges & government taxes 

Price Exclusions:

  • Transfers: between airport/hotel and cruise terminal in arrival/departure cities.
  • Personal Expenses: all expenses of a purely personal nature such as laundry, drinks, faxes, telephone calls, optional activities, sightseeing or meals that are not included in the itinerary.
  • Single room supplement if you want to stay in one cabin (usually two berth) on your own.
  • Gratuities and tips to guides.
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