The Yangzi Explorer, our home for the three-day Yangtze journey, is one of the few five-star ships on the Yangtze. The ship has a capacity of 124 passengers and features spacious cabins with private bathrooms and floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors that open to private balconies. There are a limited number of suites available on a first-come, first-served basis. Amenities include a panoramic-view restaurant, a bar, a theater, two lounges, a library, a fitness center, a business center with Internet access, a clinic, a sundeck, a salon, and a spa.
Price is per person, double occupancy. For a single room, add $2,400. Airfare to Beijing and return from Shanghai, as well as airfare within China, are not included in the expedition cost. The group flights within China are $560 per person (subject to change).