Chongqing Tours & Chongqing Yangtze River Trips
Chongqing, located in Southwestern China, is the Mountain City of China overlooking the Yangtze River and the Jialing River. It is an important port city as the launching point for 4 days & 3 nights downstream cruise from Chongqing to Yichang, as well as the ending site for 5 days & 4 nights upstream cruise from Yichang to Chongqing. Almost half travelers to China every year would like to put a cruise experience with Three Gorges and Three Gorges Dam visiting along the longest river in China into a long China tour.
Chongqing itself is an underrated destination and there are a lot of see and do in the “Little Hong Kong”. It is a good choice to do half day, 1 day or 2 days Chongqing tour before or after your cruise. This sprawling metropolis is home to spicy food, friendly locals, cultural museums, and even UNESCO World Heritage Sites - Dazu Rock Carvings and Wulong Karst Landscape.
Besides, Chongqing is one of four directly controlled Chinese municipalities, joining Beijing, Shanghai, and Tianjin. Neighbouring with Sichuan, Hubei, Hunan, Guizhou, and Shaanxi in different directions, Chongqing is very large simultaneously a city and a province. Many travelers would like to cover Chengdu, Xian, Guilin, Zhangjiajie, Leshan Giant Buddha, Mount Emei and more stunning destinations into the Chongqing cruise trip. We, Yangtze-river-cruises.com, running an office in Chongqing, will offer you the best Chongqing tour & Yangtze River cruise experience at the lowest local price.
Top 8 Chongqing Tour Packages - Travel Chongqing with Classic Itineraries
Our Chongqing tour packages cover popular Chongqing Yangtze cruise tours (Chongqing to Yichang cruise tour / Yichang to Chongqing cruise tour ), hot city tours, inspiring side trips to Dazu Rock Carvings (for 1 day), Wulong Karst Landscape (for 2 days), and Mount Jinfo (for 1 day). Also, you can choose the Yangtze cruise tours from/to Chengdu, Zhangjiajie, Xian, etc for more interesting exploration along the way. Feel free to select your likes or if you have your own needs or personal requirements, please tell us. Based in Chengdu and Chongqing, we are here to help you customize your own trip!
Spending one day visiting the highlighting attractions in Chongqing, known as "Mountain City of China" before or after your Yangtze cruise. The must-see attractions are: Giant Pandas in Chongqing Zoo, Ciqikou Old Town, Three Gorges Museum, and Hongya Cave.Check Details
Chongqing / Dazu / Chongqing
This 2-day Chongqing trip covers one full day exploration in Chongqing downtown area and one day with extension to Dazu Rock Carvings - a splendid world heritage site which contains an exceptional series of rock carvings dating from the 9th to the 13th century.Check Details
Chongqing / Wulong / Chongqing
Wulong Karst landscape exploration is composed of four parts - Three Natural Bridges, Longshuixia Gap, Fairy Mountain and Furong Cave. This tour gives a glimpse of the highlights in Chongqing downtown area and in-depth trip in Wulong Karst Region.Check Details
No.1 Short TourChongqing / Yangtze Cruise / Yichang
This is the No.1 short cruise tour chosen by numerous travelers. If you want a short break with a cruise, take this classic tour with both a fantastic exploration about Chongqing City and a relaxing cruise journey from Chongqing to Yichang.Check Details
Hot PackageChongqing / Yangtze Cruise / Yichang
This 5 days tour allows you to arrive in Chongqing one day ahead and have one full day to explore in the downtown area to see its highlights. It is in leisured pace with 4-day cruise from Chongqing to Yichang along the Three Gorges.Check Details
Chongqing / Mount Jinfo / Chongqing
This tour offers one day to Mount Jinfo - “South China Karst” and “Museum of Natural Plants”, to see karst landscape, enjoy different kinds of rare plants, have a look at 500 Arhat Buddha... Also, Chongqing highlights are included.Check Details
Best SellerChongqing / Yangtze Cruise / Yichang / Zhangjiajie
This is the real NATURE tour to Yangtze River and Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. In 6 days, take a relaxing 4-day cruise ship down from Chongqing to Yichang and spend 2 days getting into the surreal AVATAR world!Check Details
Chengdu & CruiseChengdu / Chongqing / Yangtze Cruise / Yichang
Have a leisure discovery in Chengdu, take a high speed train to Chongqing and then go for a 4-day Yangtze River cruise sailing to Yichang. You can fully relax onboard and have fun onshore with many interesting activities day and night.Check Details
Chongqing & Yangtze Cruise Essential Guide
How to Plan Your Chongqing Tour or Chongqing Yangtze Cruise Tour?
The classic Yangtze River cruise takes about 4 or 5 days. And it is a common choice for most travelers to spend about half day or 1 full day exploring in the downtown area of Chongqing to experience its special topography, delicious cuisines and city panorama...In the downtown, visit Three Gorges Museum to have a rough idea about Chongqing City and Yangtze River. Ciqikou Old Town is featured in traditional buildings, snacks and souvenirs for a nice strolling. Don’t miss the hotpot in the restaurant along Yangtze River which is the best way to experience the hot and spicy of this passionate city. Besides, Dazu Rock Carvings and Wulong Karst Landscape are worth your visit, which would take 1 or 2 days for each attraction. To well combine a Chongqing tour with Yangtze River cruise, you can learn more about: How to Plan a Yangtze River Cruise | Yangtze Cruise Ultimate Planning for 2024/2025 >>
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China Yangtze Tours with Chongqing - Strongly Recommended
For most first-timers to China, they would like to cover several hot destinations in China, such as Beijing, Xian, Shanghai, Yangtze River, Guilin, Chengdu, Lhasa, Zhangjiajie to get an overall impression about the vast and beautiful China. Usually, Yangtze River cruise is served as a relaxing short break during the whole vacation. The following are the top 6 strongly recommended China Yangtze tours with a visit in Chongqing, and you can select your favored trip based on your interests, travel length and budget! If you have got your own ideas, contact us directly to discuss the travel plan and we can tailor made the tour for you!
If you are planning a two-week vacation in China, this 15 days China tour will be perfect for you. You can fully explore traditional culture and modernity in the megacities such as Beijing and Shanghai; throw yourselves into the Avatar world, enjoy Karst landscape in Guilin and Yangshuo, take a Yangtze River cruise sailing through the beautiful Three Gorges, feel profound history in the ancient capital of 13 dynasties...All the best highlights of China are offered in 15 days!
This tour is a popular choice among travelers who make a Yangtze cruise tour starting from Beijing. Its rich history, cultural splendor and increasingly modern amenities have resulted in mountains of stuff to see and do - from ancient imperial palaces, parks, temples to the magnificent Great Walls...all are worth your time. Xian, the ancient capital of 13 dynasties, gives you a good historical lesson when visiting Terracotta Warriors. A relaxing Yangtze River cruise shows you the authentic China.
This is one of our best selling China Yangtze tours for first timers to China. It covers the BIG THREE cities called the Golden Triangle Cities (Beijing, Xian and Shanghai) and a Yangtze River cruise sailing from Chongqing to Yichang along the famous Three Gorges in Central China. This tour takes you to meet the PAST, PRESENT and FUTURE of China. You won’t leave any regrets when taking this 11 days tour with 6 destinations and amazing experience!
What is your impression about the vast China? What do you want to see and explore in this beautiful country? This tour is No.1 best selling tour taking travelers to Beijing, Xian, Guilin and Shanghai and enjoying a luxury cruise experience for 4 days along the Three Gorges of the longest river in China. You will get a clear overview about China’s past, present and rapid growth in the golden triangle cities. Also immerse yourselves in a world of natural beauty in Guilin and Yangshuo.
In recent years, Zhangjiajie was thrust into travelers’ eyes after the movie Avatar. The Hallelujah Mountains in Avatar were inspired by Heavenly Pillar in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. It is a wise choice to put Zhangjiajie into your China tour. This 13 days China tour covers Beijing, Xian, Zhangjiajie, Shanghai with a cruise along the Three Gorges which becomes one of the best selling tours for first timers.
If you're ready to do more than just scratch the surface of China, you're ready for this 16-day China Tour. It'll show you the heart and soul of China. To explore imperial buildings in Beijing, stare down Terra-Cotta Soldiers in Xian before start the memorable Yangtze Cruise. Uncover the mysteries of Tibet before enjoying the close look at the Giant Panda and engaging in the modern vibrancy of Shanghai.