Yangtze River Cruise
Departing at dawn from White King City shrouded in mist, I've sailed a thousand miles through gorges in a single day. The screams of monkeys have hardly ceased ringing in my ears, My skiff has left ten thousand mountain ranges far away.
An A&K Yangtze River cruise is a voyage of discovery through the Three Gorges region, a place with thousands of years of history as well as timeless beauty. With private shore excursions led by expert guides along with inspiring on-board activities, a cruise with A&K provides an adventure for every type of traveller.
Luxury and Adventure on the Yangtze River
As the only luxury boutique river cruiser on the Yangtze River, Sanctuary 'Yangzi Explorer' is half the size of other ships, making for nimble sailing and more time to explore this spectacular region. What’s more, a complement of a mere 124 passengers means more personalized attention and a cabin with a balcony for every party. And with a staff-to-guest ratio of better than 1:1, the vessel offers attentive, intimate service. Set out on shore excursions in the company of experts; then return for dinner, followed by a nightcap in the lounge. Sanctuary ‘Yangzi Explorer’ sets a new standard for comfort.
The A&K Difference
Since 1983, when the first office in Hong Kong opened, A&K has expanded to become the only luxury travel company to run three local offices in China. Not only does A&K provide support 24/7, but we also offer the peace of mind of travelling with the most established guides who know your destination inside out.
The Finest Expertise
Sanctuary 'Yangzi Explorer's' on-board China specialists coordinate a range of educational programs and shore excursions, unraveling the historical, cultural and environmental factors that have made the Yangtze so integral to thousands of years of Chinese history. On the Family China itinerary the Yangtze River cruise features special children's programming that introduces China’s deep culture to young explorers through fun activities such as calligraphy, Mandarin lessons, crafts and games.
A&K's Yangtze River Highlights
Abercrombie & Kent's cruise along the tranquil Yangtze River reveals China's most inspiring landscapes and people. Thanks to our long-standing presence in the region — and the expertise of our knowledgeable guides — discover the region's iconic sites and hidden treasures inaccessible to the ordinary traveller: