Tastefully-appointed cabins, striking atriums and immaculate public rooms with sparkling chandeliers and polished woods create a delightful ambience in which to relax and enjoy a unique holiday. The open sun deck with its 360-degree views and the wide panoramic windows allow the ever-changing panoramas of the Yangtze to be fully appreciated without stirring from your comfortable seat or bed, since all premier ship cabins have a balcony.
Surprisingly, all premier ship cabins also have a bathtub as well as shower unit, you can enjoy a good soak after some exciting sightseeing. Also on board you will find a beauty salon, fitness room, library, gift shop, a spacious lounge for lectures and performances, as well as full air conditioning, internet access and BBC channels. Please note; only the classic ship does not have balconies or bathtubs.
When taking a break from purely sight-seeing, guests may attend lectures on the Yangtze or Chinese history and culture. Calligraphy, painting and Tai Chi Chuan lessons are also available.
Each cruise has a knowledgeable foreign national cruise director. In addition most of the service staff speak functional English.
Most ships have 110V outlets in the bathroom and 220V in cabin. Many ships will supply hair-dryers in your cabin for your convenience.
Internet access and phone call services are available via the Satellite service. Some other secretarial service such as photocopying, simultaneous translating, typing, personal computers, fax capabilities are available in the Business Center. However to use these services you would need to pay an extra fee, which is very high. We strongly suggest you bring your own cell phone onboard.
Laundry services including washing and ironing are usually available, but dry cleaning is not available
Advanced water purification and sterilization equipments offer clean tap water, but it is not recommended for drinking.