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Imperial Jewels of China with Viking River Cruises

Imperial Jewels of China

This cruise is covered by Viking Cruises under ATOL 3124
(itinerary also available in reverse)

Regional flights available - Call us for a quote from your local airport

Pay for your cruise in monthly instalments with 0% interest. Speak to your Concierge for more information!

Experience the history and culture of China on this fantastic itinerary over 13 days that showcases the key destinations and attractions for which the country is famous. Sail on the Yangtze River through the majestic and famous Three Gorges as you travel between Shanghai and Beijing, with ample time to explore both incredible cities. See the Forbidden City and the Great Wall in Beijing, and of course the Terracotta Warriors on your trip to Xian. See the wonder of the Three Gorges Dam and see the exciting contemporary streets and skyscrapers during your stay in Shanghai, for a true cross-section of China today.


Itinerary - (itinerary also available in reverse)

#Port of Call
  • 1Beijing
  • 2Beijing
  • 3Beijing
  • 5Xi’an
  • 6Xi’an
  • 7Chongqing
  • 9Shibaozhai
  • 10Wu Gorge
  • 12Wu Gorge
  • 13Jingzhou
  • 14Wuhan
  • 15Shanghai
  • 16Shanghai
  • 17Shanghai

What´s included in the price

The world's leading river cruise line

  • Return travel & overseas transfers
  • Deluxe en-suite accommodation with river view
  • All on board meals
  • Specially selected wine, beer and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner on board
  • Complimentary tea and coffee - help yourself whenever you fancy
  • visits UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Cultural enrichment programme for an in-depth understanding of the places you visit
  • Unlimited free Wi-Fi
  • All port taxes & fees
  • one complimentary shore excursion in every port of call

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Dates and Prices - Beijing to Shanghai

Cruise also available in reverse, see below for the Shanghai to Beijing dates and prices

DayShipPrices from pp 
23 Aug 2018Viking EmeraldSOLD OUT
04 Sep 2018Viking Emerald£3695
16 Sep 2018Viking Emerald£4695
28 Sep 2018Viking Emerald£3695
10 Oct 2018Viking EmeraldSOLD OUT
22 Oct 2018Viking Emerald£4895
03 Nov 2018Viking Emerald£3595
19 Mar 2019Viking Emerald£3545
31 Mar 2019Viking Emerald£3545
12 Apr 2019Viking Emerald£3545
24 Apr 2019Viking Emerald£4165
06 May 2019Viking Emerald£3745
18 May 2019Viking Emerald£3395
30 May 2019Viking Emerald£3545
11 Jun 2019Viking Emerald£5275
22 Aug 2019Viking Emerald£3745
03 Sep 2019Viking Emerald£3645
15 Sep 2019Viking Emerald£3645
27 Sep 2019Viking Emerald£3645
09 Oct 2019Viking Emerald£3745
21 Oct 2019Viking Emerald£3645
02 Nov 2019Viking Emerald£3145

Shanghai to Beijing

DayShipPrices from pp 
01 Sep 2018Viking Emerald£4195
13 Sep 2018Viking Emerald£4695
25 Sep 2018Viking Emerald£4195
07 Oct 2018Viking EmeraldSOLD OUT
19 Oct 2018Viking EmeraldSOLD OUT
31 Oct 2018Viking Emerald£3595
12 Nov 2018Viking Emerald£4095
28 Mar 2019Viking Emerald£3765
09 Apr 2019Viking Emerald£3745
21 Apr 2019Viking EmeraldCALL
03 May 2019Viking Emerald£3745
15 May 2019Viking Emerald£3945
27 May 2019Viking Emerald£3745
08 Jun 2019Viking Emerald£4585
20 Jun 2019Viking Emerald£4265
31 Aug 2019Viking EmeraldCALL
12 Sep 2019Viking Emerald£3745
24 Sep 2019Viking Emerald£3745
06 Oct 2019Viking EmeraldCALL
18 Oct 2019Viking Emerald£3745
30 Oct 2019Viking Emerald£3345
11 Nov 2019Viking Emerald£3765

Call us FREE for the best prices:

FREEPHONE 9am to 8pm
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