Dynasties of China & Tibet-The Yangtze River & the Himalayas

Dynasties of China & Tibet-The Yangtze River & the Himalayas



Join us on this exceptional, custom-designed journey encompassing the breadth of China from the Himalayan “Rooftop of the World,” with three nights in Tibet’s seldom‑visited city of Lhasa, through the dramatic and serene gorges of the Yangtze River. Experience the harmony of ancient culture and modern vitality in the historic neighborhoods of Old Shanghai, the imperial dignity of Mandarin Beijing, the dynastic treasures of historic Xi’an and the majestic Tibetan Buddhist “Sun City” of Lhasa.

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Trip Type
International Land & Rail Voyages, International River Voyages
Departure Dates
May 11, 2019 - May 25, 2019
Oct 12, 2019 - Oct 26, 2019




  • day 1

    Depart the U.S./Cross the International Date Line

  • day 2

    Beijing, China

  • days 3-4


  • day 5

    Beijing/Fly to Xi’an

  • day 6


  • day 7

    Xi’an/Fly to Lhasa, Tibet

  • days 8-9


  • day 10

    Lhasa/Fly to Chongqing, China/Embark m.v. Victoria Jenna

  • day 11

    Cruising the Yangtze River/Shibaozhai

  • day 12

    Three Gorges/Cruising the Goddess Stream and Three Lesser Gorges

  • day 13

    Maoping/ Disembark ship/Three Gorges Dam visit/Yichang/Fly to Shanghai

  • day 14


  • day 15

    Shanghai/Return to the U.S.

    SHANGHAI/Depart China/Cross the International Date Line/Arrive in the U.S.

    Cruise itinerary subject to change.

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