Cruise News from China's Yangtze
Pssst...We are sailing again after 250 long days! 🚢🙌😍
The first eco-friendly ship on the Yangtze River, Century Glory won a series of accolades such as an award from CSS-China Classification Society, recognition of Travel Weekly Magellan Awards & World Cruise Awards. The vessel was proclaimed Asia's Best River Cruise Vessel in 2021 and won the prestigious Magellan Award as the first Eco-Friendly Ship on the Yangtze River.
A long-awaited launch of eco-friendly, luxurious sister ship of Century Glory, Century Victory, is taking place this month and we, all feel victorious.
Due to demand, Century Cruises is designing the all-suite luxury cruise of Century Dream with less capacity but a high-quality ship on the Yangtze. The plan is to launch Century Dream in 2026.
Century Paragon and Century Legend, both launched in 2013, were designed by the award-winning Norwegian architects Yran and Storbraaton who are behind some of the world's leading cruise ships! Both ships are part of the Platinum Series with all-suite cabins featuring a glass paneled balcony, deep bedding, a spacious bathtub with separate shower, a purified drinking water system and LED flat screen TVs.
Being at the forefront of innovation, Century Cruises signed an agreement with the Three Gorges Museum allowing our passengers to come close to valuable treasures without any rush or crowds. Furthermore, Century Cruise opened a branch of Chongqing Library, also known as Roosevelt Library. It's enhanced experiences onboard Century Cruises vessels and enriched the passenger's cruising experience on the Yangtze River.
After 250- days of suspension, Century Cruises will resume sailing on the 10th of Jul 22, uplifting the river cruise industry and China's tourism. The forward bookings are optimistic, with itineraries boosted by new and attractive shore excursions.
The 15-day cruise from cosmopolitan Shanghai to China's secret metropolis, Chongqing, is in huge demand offering a unique voyage through the heart of China. The ever-so-popular short cruise between Chongqing and Yichang offers a home from home with accommodation and flawless service.
About Century River Cruises:
Since the very first sailing 22 years ago, Century Cruises have prospered into a sophisticated cruise company offering luxurious and ecofriendly ships on the Yangtze River and presenting clients with the most enchanting holiday experiences. They have gained an exceptional reputation based on superb quality and personal service that rivals that on offer in the most elegant hotels of any capital city, and all remarkable value for money. And Century River Cruises have been awarded the best Asia River Cruise Company and proud owner of the best Asia's River Cruise Ship.