XILING GORGES & THREE GORGES DAM PROJECT
Start your morning with a traditional Tai Chi lesson as we sail through Xiling Gorge - the perfect introduction to the relaxed pace of the Yangtze River.
Breakfast is followed by an optional shore excursion to the Tribe of the Three Gorges where you can gain an insight into the historical way of life of the Tujia community (additional cost). Alternativley, enjoy the onboard amenities such as the spa or gym, or the activities: Chinese 101 and The Timeless Mighty Yangtze.
After lunch, visit the Three Gorges Project Dam Site and Exhibition Centre where you'll learn more about the dam's construction, including the controversial resettlement of 1.2 million people.
This afternoon's lecture focuses on Traditional Chinese Medicine followed by afternoon tea. This evening we'll pass through the Three Gorges shiplocks while enjoying the Captain's welcome reception and a delicious a la carte dinner.
Overnight: Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer