Victoria Sabrina

Chongqing - Yichang

The Victoria Sabrina cruise ship would be American Victoria Cruises’ newest vessel. She is scheduled to depart Chongqing for the inaugural cruise in May 2020. After that, Victoria Sabrina would become the newest cruise ship sailing the Yangtze River. Operated by the Victoria Cruises, which is the only American cruise line on the Yangtze. All the Victoria cruise ships are 5 stars rated by China Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

2020 Departure Dates

Itinerary Chongqing to Yichang
(3 Nights Downstream)
Yichang to Chongqing
(4 Nights Upstream)
Departure Date
(every Monday)
Departure Date
(every Thursday)
May 18, 25 21, 28
June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 4, 11, 18, 25
July 6, 13, 20, 27 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
August 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 6, 13, 20, 27
September 7, 14, 21, 28 3, 10, 17, 24
October 5, 12, 19, 26 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November 2, 9, 16, 23 5, 12, 19, 26
December n/a n/a
*** The bolded dates are with special offers from US$379 per adult. Please book early to avoid disappointment. Check the Victoria Sabrina cruise prices.

Victoria Sabrina Ship Facts

  • Ship Name: Victoria Sabrina
  • Rating: plus
  • Operated by: American Victoria Cruises
  • Maiden Voyage: May 18, 2020
  • Speed: 24km/h
  • Air-Conditioning: Central Controlled
  • Tonnage: 17000T
  • Elevators: 4
  • Built: 2020
  • Length: 149.9m
  • Beam: 21.8m
  • Draft: 2.9m
  • Crew: 195
  • Capacity: 690
  • Deck: 7
  • Restaurants: 3

Innovative Design

  • First Yangtze River Eco-friendly luxury cruise ship
  • Dynamic System: DC Electric Propulsion
  • Fresh Air Ventilation System
  • Spacious Public Areas
  • Multiple Stateroom Options
  • 3 Restaurants
  • 4 Guest Elevators
  • 3D-HD Cinema
  • Oasis Mini Spa
Victoria Sabrina Lobby (5)(Rendering)
Victoria Sabrina Observation Deck (Rendering)

Why Victoria Sabrina ?

Yangtze River Eco-friendly

Victoria Sabrina, the first Yangtze River Eco-friendly luxury cruise ship, supported by China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, launched successfully in October 2019 and started the interior decoration.

Victoria Sabrina is the first generation of vessels on the Yangtze River that applies environment-friendly and energy-saving technologies. The ship utilizes electric power and could provide the smoothest ride possible.

World’s Largest River Cruise Ship

Victoria Sabrina is the most extravagant ship of the Victoria fleets. Nine research and design companies participated in the design and construction project of Victoria Sabrina cruise ship. She has elegant modern decor inspired by the traditional Chinese elements. This cruise ship has seven passenger decks, including the Theater Deck with a 3D movie theater and the Observation Deck.

Multiple Stateroom Options

There are 292 staterooms (including suites) on the Victoria Sabrina cruise ship, including 25.5 sqm Superior Cabins with Private Balconies, 35 sqm Executive Suites, and 208 sqm Shangri-La Suites with an exclusive recreational area. The suite passengers could also enjoy the Luxury Amenities program package, including the extra services such as upgrading to VIP Dining Room, complimentary WiFi, access to exclusive ship areas, and a happy hour before dinner.

Every passenger stateroom on and above Deck 2 on the Victoria Sabrina cruise ship has a private balcony, where passengers can view the picturesque Three Gorges scenery. What’s more, the new ship also has a top Observation Deck decorated with the mood lighting in the evening.

Three Restaurants Onboard

There are three restaurants onboard: the Dynasty Dining Room (main dining room), the View, and Top of the Yangtze (VIP dining room). Passengers on all Victoria Cruise ships will enjoy both the delights of Chinese cuisine and western food. The star chefs prepare all the dishes with the best quality ingredients. The ship restaurants offer tasty Chinese and western buffets at breakfast, lunch, and dinner. On the final night of the cruise, passengers could enjoy an elegant Captain Farewell Banquet in the main dining room.

Ship Under Construction

Launch of Victoria Sabrina

Launch of Victoria Sabrina on 18 Oct. 2019

** Please be aware that the cruise ship is still under construction, the pictures of the Victoria Sabrina cruise ship and cabins are rendering.

Victoria Sabrina Staterooms

Superior Cabin – Twin Beds A 25.5 sq.m (174 Cabins)

Superior Cabin – Twin Beds B 25.5 sq.m (54 Cabins)

Superior Cabin – Double Bed 25.5 sq.m (25 Cabins)

Executive Suite 35 sq.m (22 Suites)

Shangri-La Suite 208 sq.m (2 Suites)

Victoria Sabrina Deck Plan

Victoria Sabrina Deck Plan

Victoria Sabrina Deck Plan

Victoria Cruise Itineraries

CHONGQING to YICHANG Downstream Itinerary (3 Nights)

CHONGQING to YICHANG Downstream Itinerary (3 Nights)
DAY 1
18:00-20:30 Embarkation at Chaotianmen Dock #5, Chongqing
21:00 Set Sail
21:15 Cruise briefing
DAY 2
06:30-07:00 Early Bird Morning coffee & tea; Tai Chi exercise
07:30-08:30 Breakfast (buffet)
08:00-11:00 Shore excursion to Fengdu “Jade Emperor”
08:00-12:00 Optional excursion: Fengdu “Ghost City” (CNY 295 per person)
09:30-11:30 Cultural activities;
12:00-13:30 Lunch (buffet)
17:15-18:00 Captain’s Welcome Reception
18:00-20:00 Dinner (buffet)
19:00-21:30 Optional excursion: Feng Yan San Guo “Romance of the Three Kingdoms” Live Show
DAY 3
06:30-07:00 Early Bird Morning coffee & tea; Tai Chi exercise
07:00-08:30 Breakfast (buffet)
07:30-10:15 Optional excursion: White Emperor City (CNY 295 per person)
09:00-10:45 Cultural activities;
10:45 (Est.) Sail through Qutang Gorge
12:00-13:00 Lunch (buffet)
12:45 (Est.) Sail through Wu Gorge.
15:15-18:15 Shore excursion to Goddess Stream (Shen’nv Stream)
19:00-20:30 Captain’s farewell banquet (table dinner)
20:00-23:00 Settle the bills
21:00-21:45 Minorities and Dynasty Costumes Show
DAY 4
Regular Schedule
06:30-07:45 Breakfast (buffet)
08:00-10:45 Disembark at Maoping Pier.
Shore excursion to Three Gorges Dam.
Shuttle to Yichang.
12:30 (Est.) Arrive at Yichang Sanxia Tourist Center (near Wanda Plaza).
Schedules with Optional Tour
06:30-07:45 Breakfast (buffet)
07:45 (Est.) Disembark at Maoping Pier.
Optional excursion: Ship-lift Tour (CNY 295 per person);
Shore excursion to Three Gorges Dam.
Shuttle to Yichang.
13:30 (Est.) Arrive at Yichang Sanxia Tourist Center (near Wanda Plaza).

YICHANG to CHONGQING Upstream Itinerary (4 Nights)

YICHANG to CHONGQING Upstream Itinerary (4 Nights)
DAY 1
16:30-20:00 Board the cruise ship at Maoping Pier, Yichang.
** Complimentary cruise shuttle available departing from Yichang Sanxia Tourist Center.
DAY 2
06:30-07:00 Morning coffee & tea, Tai Chi exercise
07:00-08:30 Breakfast (buffet)
07:30-12:00 Optional excursion: Three Gorges Tribe or Quyuan Temple (CNY 295 per person)
12:30-13:30 Lunch (buffet)
13:45 Optional excursion: Ship-lift Tour (CNY 295 per person)
14:30-17:00 Shore excursion to Three Gorges Dam.
17:00-18:00 Cultural activities;
18:00 Set Sail;
Scenic cruising – Xiling Gorge (West Section)
18:15-19:00 Captain’s Welcome Reception
19:00-20:30 Dinner (buffet)
21:00 Minorities and Dynasty Costumes Show
DAY 3
06:30-07:00 Morning coffee & tea, Tai Chi exercise
07:00-08:15 Breakfast (buffet)
08:30-11:00 Shore excursion to Shennong Stream
11:30-12:30 Lunch (buffet)
12:45 (Est.) Sail through Wu Gorge.
14:45 (Est.) Sail through Qutang Gorge
15:30-18:00 Optional excursion: White Emperor City (CNY 295 per person)
18:00-19:00 Dinner (buffet)
19:30-21:00 Optional excursion: “Return to the Three Gorges” Live Show
DAY 4
06:30-07:00 Morning coffee & tea, Tai Chi exercise
07:00-08:00 Breakfast (buffet)
08:30-12:00 Cultural activities;
12:00-13:15 Lunch (buffet)
13:15-15:30 Shore excursion to Fengdu “Jade Emperor”
15:30-18:00 Optional excursion: Fengdu “Ghost City” (CNY 295 per person)
19:00-20:15 Captain’s farewell banquet (table dinner)
20:00-23:00 Settle the bills
DAY 5
07:00-08:15 Breakfast (buffet)
08:30 Check out.
09:00 (Est.) Disembarkation in Chongqing.

  • The cruise itineraries are subject to change due to the weather, river conditions, and permission from the navigation authorities.

  • According to the water level conditions, the embarkation (3 nights cruise) / disembarkation (4 nights cruise) pier might be changed to Fengdu in Chongqing, and the coach transfer would be arranged from/to Chongqing city center by the cruise line, and if this situation happens, we would inform you at least one day before departure date, so please check your email for further information before going to the cruise pier.

Shore Excursions

3 Nights Downstream Chongqing to Yichang

Included:

  • Fengdu “Jade Emperor”
  • Shen’nv Stream
  • Three Gorges Dam

Optional (for purchase onboard):

  • “Romance of Three Kingdoms” Live Show-CNY 295 per person
  • White Emperor City-CNY 295 per person
  • Fengdu “Ghost City”-CNY 295 per person
  • Ship Lift Tour-CNY 295 per person

4 Nights Upstream Yichang to Chongqing

Included:

  • Three Gorges Dam
  • Shennong Stream
  • Fengdu “Jade Emperor”

Optional (for purchase onboard):

  • Ship Lift Tour or Quyuan Temple-CNY 295 per person
  • Three Gorges Tribe-CNY 295 per person
  • White Emperor City-CNY 295 per person
  • “Return to the Three Gorges” Live Show-CNY 295 per person
  • Fengdu Ghost City-CNY 295 per person

Cruise Price & Online Booking

Victoria Cruises Prices

Ship Name Shoulder Season
(Mar / Jun / Jul / Aug / Nov)
Peak Season
(Apr / May / Sep / Oct)
   
Victoria Sabrina US$379.00~459.00 US$429.00~539.00
Victoria Jenna US$359.00 US$389.00
Victoria Anna US$359.00 US$389.00
Victoria Katarina US$359.00 US$389.00
Victoria Lianna US$359.00 US$389.00
Victoria Selina US$359.00 US$389.00
Victoria Sophia US$359.00 US$389.00
Victoria Grace US$359.00 US$389.00
** Above Yangtze River cruise prices are not valid for departures between Sept. 30 to Oct. 07.

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Before You Book

  • Stateroom Category & Deck Floor

    ** The Online Booking is for the basic category Superior Cabin (with Private Balcony) based on double occupancy (twin share), and deck floor upgrade options are available in Add-ons.
    If you are interested in other cabin categories such as Executive Suite & Presidential Suite on booking, please inquire info@yangtze.com or use the Contact Us form.

  • Child Policy

    ** The child age is between 2-11 years old, and the price is based on adding 1 Extra bed as the 3rd passenger or traveling with 1 adult as the 2nd Passenger.

  • Cruise Confirmation

    ** All bookings are subject to availability. If your booking is not available, we would contact you to provide an alternative date/cruise or make a full refund. Your early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Cruise ship accommodations: Double Occupancy (Twin Share)
    (3 Nights for Downstream Cruises / 4 Nights for Upstream Cruises)
  • All meals onboard
    (except dinner on the check-in date & lunch on check-out date)
  • Shore excusions listed above (except optional ones) with English speaking tour guide
  • Port taxes & Fuel charge
  • Government taxes

Exclusions

  • Cruise Service Charge
    ** In lieu of tipping, the cruise line charges CNY 150 (approximately US $25.00) upon check-in. Please pay onboard in cash or by credit card.
  • Single occupancy supplement: 75% of cruise fare
  • Optional excursions listed above
  • Any optional upgrade supplement upon check-in
  • Personal Expenses Onboard such as bar purchases, Internet service, photographs, laundry service, telephone and facsimiles, medical services, Spa and Salon services, and etc.
  • Flight tickets and airport taxes to / from port cities
  • Private cruise port transfer services in Chongqing & Yichang
  • Any accommodations before / after your cruise tour
  • Travel Insurance
  • China Visa

** Please be aware that the cruise ship is under construction now, the pictures of the ship and cabins are rendering.

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