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 on 18 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 ships are 5 stars rated by China Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

Victoria Sabrina 2020 Sailing Schedules:

3 Nights Chongqing to Yichang: every Monday (18 May 2020 ~ 23 Nov. 2020)

4 Nights Yichang to Chongqing: every Thursday (21 May 2020 ~ 26 Nov. 2020)

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

The online bookings for Victoria Sabrina 2020 departures would be open shortly.
For any early bird bookings, please inquire info@yangtze.com

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

Victoria Sabrina innovative design includes:

  • 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)

Victoria Sabrina Introduction

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

There are three restaurants onboard: the Dynasty Dining Room (main dining room), the View, and Top of the Yangtze (VIP dining room). Passengers on Victoria Cruises 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.

Victoria Sabrina Cruise Ship Under Construction

Launch of Victoria Sabrina

Launch of Victoria Sabrina on 18 Oct. 2019

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

Superior Cabin - Twin Beds A 25.5 sq.m

54 Cabins

Superior Cabin - Twin Beds B 25.5 sq.m

174 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

Additional Cruise Service Charge

In lieu of tipping, the cruise line charges CNY 150 (approximately US $22.00) per person upon passenger's check-in. This service charge does not include a gratuity to the river guide or cruise director onboard, which may be given at passengers’ discretion based on their satisfaction with services received.

Victoria Cruises 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

Victoria Sabrina Cruise Itineraries: 3 Nights & 4 Nights

CHONGQING to YICHANG Downstream Itinerary (3 Nights)
DAY 1
18:00-20:30Embarkation at Chaotianmen Dock #5, Chongqing
21:00Set Sail
21:15Cruise briefing
DAY 2
06:30-07:00Early Bird Morning coffee & tea; Tai Chi exercise
07:30-08:30Breakfast (buffet)
08:00-11:00Shore excursion to Fengdu "Jade Emperor"
08:00-12:00Optional excursion: Fengdu "Ghost City" (CNY 295 per person)
09:30-11:30Cultural activities;
12:00-13:30Lunch (buffet)
17:15-18:00Captain's Welcome Reception
18:00-20:00Dinner (buffet)
19:00-21:30Optional excursion: Feng Yan San Guo "Romance of the Three Kingdoms" Live Show
DAY 3
06:30-07:00Early Bird Morning coffee & tea; Tai Chi exercise
07:00-08:30Breakfast (buffet)
07:30-10:15Optional excursion: White Emperor City (CNY 295 per person)
09:00-10:45Cultural activities;
10:45 (Est.)Sail through Qutang Gorge
12:00-13:00Lunch (buffet)
12:45 (Est.)Sail through Wu Gorge.
15:15-18:15Shore excursion to Goddess Stream (Shen'nv Stream)
19:00-20:30Captain's farewell banquet (table dinner)
20:00-23:00Settle the bills
21:00-21:45Minorities and Dynasty Costumes Show
DAY 4
Regular Schedule
06:30-07:45Breakfast (buffet)
08:00-10:45Disembark 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
06:30-07:45Breakfast (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)
DAY 1
16:30-20:00Board the cruise ship at Maoping Pier, Yichang.
** Complimentary cruise shuttle available departing from Yichang Sanxia Tourist Center.
DAY 2
06:30-07:00Morning coffee & tea, Tai Chi exercise
07:00-08:30Breakfast (buffet)
07:30-12:00Optional excursion: Three Gorges Tribe or Quyuan Temple (CNY 295 per person)
12:30-13:30Lunch (buffet)
13:45Optional excursion: Ship-lift Tour (CNY 295 per person)
14:30-17:00Shore excursion to Three Gorges Dam.
17:00-18:00Cultural activities;
18:15-19:00Captain's Welcome Reception
19:00-20:30Dinner (buffet)
21:00Minorities and Dynasty Costumes Show
DAY 3
06:30-07:00Morning coffee & tea, Tai Chi exercise
07:00-08:15Breakfast (buffet)
08:30-11:00Shore excursion to Shennong Stream
11:30-12:30Lunch (buffet)
12:45 (Est.)Sail through Wu Gorge.
14:45 (Est.)Sail through Qutang Gorge
15:30-18:00Optional excursion: White Emperor City (CNY 295 per person)
18:00-19:00Dinner (buffet)
19:30-21:00Optional excursion: "Return to the Three Gorges" Live Show
DAY 4
06:30-07:00Morning coffee & tea, Tai Chi exercise
07:00-08:00Breakfast (buffet)
08:30-12:00Cultural activities;
12:00-13:15Lunch (buffet)
13:15-15:30Shore excursion to Fengdu "Jade Emperor"
15:30-18:00Optional excursion: Fengdu "Ghost City" (CNY 295 per person)
19:00-20:15Captain's farewell banquet (table dinner)
20:00-23:00Settle the bills
DAY 5
07:00-08:15Breakfast (buffet)
08:30Check out.
09:00 (Est.)Disembarkation in Chongqing.

Please Note:

  • 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.