◇ The only fleet with all ships newly built
◇ The only fleet with a Grand Atrium Lobby in every cruiser
◇ The largest number of vessels with mid-ship sightseeing elevators
◇ The only fleet with private balconies in all cabins
◇ The largest standard cabins of any Yangtze fleet
◇ The only fleet with a sun deck bar or an a la carte restaurant with panoramic views
◇ Advanced purified water systems, purified water to cabins
◇ International 5 star quality all-cotton linen and bathroom products
◇ A western style buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner
◇ A large selection of Chinese cultural exercises such as Majong, Chinese 101, folk dancing and TaiChi
◇ On board entertainment including local opera and ethnic dancing
◇ Award winning movie channels, CNN, HBO TV international channels
China has one of the world's greatest culinary traditions. Passengers will experience the joy of Chinese cuisine, expertly prepared with the highest quality of fresh ingredients. Century Cruises' highly praised dining experience is reflective of China 's ever-enriching culinary landscape, with a fusion of western dishes. Meals normally are all served in the single-seating main restaurant, with marvellous picture windows, which invite the dramatic scenery of the Yangtze indoors.
Start each day with a lavish buffet breakfast comprised of an assortment of fresh breads and pastries, fruits, yogurts and cereals, as well as bacon and eggs. Also we have added some famous traditional Chinese food like dumplings.
Choose from plentiful options, dine in intimate restaurants or the Pavilion dining room with gorgeous views along the river. Local delicacies, as well as a variety of cuisines from around the world, are offered on board, sating any palate. Savor the difference while cruising with Century along the Yangtze river.
Early risers may enjoy complimentary early bird coffee and tea in the Sundeck Bar after a fresh walk on the sundeck.
Cruise in casual elegance. The dedicated staff aboard Century Cruises ship's strive to meet and exceed your expectations, providing you with the ideal cruising experience. With luxurious surroundings and an attentive staff, you will be transported not just to the magnificent Yangtze River, but to a place of total indulgence. Complete relaxation and enjoyment is the ultimate experience aboard a Century Cruises trip.
Safe boxes are provided for free on century cruises.Passengers can put the valuables in the boxes directly.we do not respond for losing any valuable thing in passenger's cabin.
The latest satellite communications systems are on board each Century ship. All our ships possess international calling capabilities. WIFI and Internet Bar service is connection via wireless; there may be times when signal is unstable or temporarily unavailable depending on the ship's location.
The tap water is for washing only and non-potable water, we kindly ask you to boil it before take drinking. And We also provide bottled water (1 bottle per guest per day) placed next to your vanity basin in the bathroom.
220 volts throughout all ships; 110 volts in the bathroom; wattage may not be compatible with your hair dryer. Please DO NOT use personal equipment in your cabins. Video cameras, digital cameras and other electrical appliances can be recharged at the front desk.
Whether your idea of the perfect river cruise includes admiring the scenery from a vast sun deck, or unwinding with spa treatments and massages, Century Cruises always lets you achieve utter relaxation. Unwind by the pool as you float through idyllic scenery, partake of the exciting nightlife, or cozy up in the tranquil library. River cruising on the Yangtze is the ideal respite.
Attend for an informative talk on the Yangtze's geography, culture, legend and river lore. The Yangtze River known as Changjiang to Chinese, over 3900 miles long, is the largest and longest river in China , and the third longest in the world, next only to the Nile in northeast Africa and the Amazon in South America . The source of the Yangtze River lies to the west of Geladandong Mountain , the principal peak of the Tanggula Mountain chain in the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau, southwest of China . The river flows from west to east through 11 provinces, finally empties into the East China Sea . With plenty of rainfall all year round, the Yangtze River is named the golden watercourse. The most impressive section of the river is the three Yangtze River gorges: Qutang Gorge, Wuxia Gorge and Xiling Gorge, collectively known as Sanxia, or the Three Gorges.
Attend for an informative talk on the Yangtze's geography, culture, legend and river lore. We offer lectures on Chinese history and culture that add insight and depth to the cruise experience. Topics include the evolution of the dam project and its importance to China , the immigration life of the people along the Three gorges,the history of Three Kingdoms, Chinese medicine, poetry by many famous Chinese sages, Chinese language, Chinese calligraphy , dumpling wrapping, etc.
Enjoy entertainment in the Multipurpose Lounge on the fifth floor every evening, including karaoke, dancing and the Century cabaret, in which both crew and passengers participate. Singing...dancing...music! The cabaret show is an opportunity for passengers to display any special talents they may have, whether it be shaking a leg, or curling the tongue...anything! This is a wonderful chance to unwind and enjoy the experience while cruising on the Yangtze with Century
If you prefer to simply relax in your cabin, feature films are presented on your cabin television.
The term Chuan refers to a school or method of boxing or combat. Tai Chi Chuan is a sophisticated method of fighting based on th e reconciliation of dynamically interacting forces. Daily practice of Tai Chi promotes mental clarity and a healthy body , assists with balance and helps the circulation of the blood. Tai Chi is also a vehicle for the realization of surpassing beauty. We offer Tai Chi in the early mornings to begin the day.
Calligraphy is an art dating back to the earliest days of Chinese history, and is still widely practiced throughout China to this day. You will have the chance to pick up this Chinese brush and write as ancient Chinese did for centuries.
The most popular Chinese game all over the country. It is much like the American Rummy Game with four decks of tiles. You play with four players. Our staff will help you learn this Chinese treasure which you can find being played right behind the main street on every corner
China is a country of 56 ethnic groups. Each has its own unique custom. Come and learn a variety of Chinese ethnic dances and get a glimpse of their customs while stretching your legs and shaking your bodies!
The dumpling was eaten only during the Spring Festival for common Chinese during ancient times. The eating of dumplings was a significant way to wish your family all the best of luck for the New Year.
You will learn how to do this from our skillful chef and see how the Chinese made this simple dining harmonious and pleasant. Come and try your own cooked lucky dumplings.
Cruising on the scenic Yangtze Three Gorges, flying kites on the sundeck with your familly or friends , you will find that life onboard the ship is not only cozy but also relaxing.
Meetings don't have to be boring. When combined with five-star facilities and much to see and do onboard, MICE events are business and vacation in one.
Century Cruises is well equipped for MICE, with elegant and fully outfitted meeting and event spaces, planning teams to assist with itinerary planning and logistics, and more. Redefine meetings and inspire your team while getting the best value and experience.