2020 : Imperial Jewels of China - Shanghai to Beijing
View modern & imperial landscapes
Viking deepens your understanding of China's imperial history and forward-thinking modernity on one wide-ranging cruisetour. Trace timeworn steps along the Great Wall. Marvel at 8,000 ancient Terra Cotta Warriors, each distinctly carved. Admire emerald-draped cliff faces and hushed monasteries during a tranquil Yangtze river cruise. Step inside the massive Three Gorges Dam. And gaze upon Shanghai's cutting-edge skyline. Join us on this most enlightening of journeys.
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Day by Day
Day 1 - Shanghai China
The metropolis and financial center of Shanghai orbits around its famous Bund, an elegant riverfront promenade overlooked by colonial-era banks.
Day 2 - Shanghai China
The largest city in China and one of the world's most important ports, Shanghai began as a tiny fishing village 5,000 years ago.
Day 3 - Wuhan China
Wuhan, an historic city and important commercial center, is divided by the Yangtze and Han Rivers.
Day 4 - Wuhan China
One of the most important cities of China's Republican Revolution, this capital of Hubei province is a gateway to the Yangtze Gorges.
Day 5 - Jingzhou China
Within Jingzhou, ancient Ying's city walls, gates and watchtowers help Jingzhou strike a dramatic pose on the Yangtze's banks.
Day 6 - Wu Gorge China
At 25 miles long, Wu Gorge is a breathtaking canvas of forest-covered mountains, sheer cliffs, rising mist and cascading waterfalls.
Day 7 - Three Gorges China
Part of the Three Gorges system on the Yangtze River, Wu Gorge is perhaps the most beautiful stretch in the river.
Day 8 - Shibaozhai China
Shibaozhai Temple (Precious Stone Fortress) is a gem of Chinese architecture.
Day 9 - Chongqing China
Perched on steep hills where the Yangtze and Jialing Rivers meet, Chongqing was one of the Allies' three World War II headquarters.
Day 10 - Xian China
Over 3,100 years old, Xian rivals Egypt and Greece as the birthplace of civilization; its peak came during the glorious Tang Dynasty.
Day 11 - Beijing China
The third most populous city in the world, Beijing is a major political and business hub.
Day 12 - Beijing China
Quiet warrens of courtyard homes, Beijing at its most authentic, recall the Peking of old.
Day 13 - Beijing China
From the sprawling Forbidden City to the serpentine Great Wall, Beijing is a massive repository of the monuments of the past.
Day 14 - Beijing China
Beijing, a grand imperial capital from the 10th century until Communism in 1949, holds over 3,000 years of history.
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- Cruise Line
- Viking River Cruises
- Offer valid through 12/31/2018
- 14 Days
- Cruise Ship
- Viking Emerald
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|Day 6||Wu Gorge|
|Day 7||Three Gorges|