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.

Viking Inclusive Value

WE INCLUDE MORE FEATURES & SERVICES THAN OTHERS:

  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • Visits to UNESCO Sites
  • Enrichment lectures & Destination Performances
  • Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • 24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Port taxes & fees
  • Ground transfers with Viking Air purchase

    YOUR STATEROOM INCLUDES:

  • Private veranda
  • Hotel-style bed with optional twin-bed configuration; luxury linens & pillows
  • Flat-screen TV with premium entertainment package
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Security safe; hair dryer
  • Spacious glass-enclosed shower
  • Premium toiletries; plush robes & slippers
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping

    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.

  • Call 1 (800) 658-0869 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14140375

    Cruise Line
    Viking River Cruises
    Offer
    Offer valid through 12/31/2018
    Duration
    14 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Emerald

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    DayPortArriveDepart
    Day 1Shanghai  
    Day 2Shanghai  
    Day 3Wuhan  
    Day 4Wuhan  
    Day 5Jingzhou  
    Day 6Wu Gorge  
    Day 7Three Gorges  
    Day 8Shibaozhai  
    Day 9Chongqing  
    Day 10Xi'an  
    Day 11Beijing  
    Day 12Beijing  
    Day 13Beijing  
    Day 14Beijing  
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