Century Sun Cruise Ship

Century Sun Cruise Ship mainly introduces Century Sun overview including basic information, the reasons to choose it, highlights, facilities, cabin configuration, itinerary and 2020 calendar, which make you better know Century Sun Cruise Ship. As a famous Yangtze River cruise ship, Century Sun is an excellent ship owned by Century Cruises. Made the maiden voyage in 2006, Century Sun is experienced to serve both Chinese and western people with amazing facilities and professional service. Known as the “Chongqing’s Tourism Business Card”, Century Sun is designed and furnished onboard according to the standard of 5-star hotels.

Introduction of Century Sun Cruise Ship

Century Sun is characterized by spacious, European-style cabins with private balconies. It has totally over 150 luxury suites and deluxe cabin to provide comfortable stay for you. Other facilities on Century Cruise Ship are complete, including a grand restaurant, a sun bar, a cigar bar, a five-story open-air grand atrium lobby, and two mid-ship sightseeing elevators, etc.

Basic Information

  • Ship Name: Century Sun
  • Rating: 5 star
  • Owned by: Century Cruises
  • Maiden Voyage: 2006
  • Speed: 26km/h
  • Tonnage: 8,359 T
  • Built: 2006
  • Length: 126.8m
  • Beam: 17.2m
  • Draft: 2.7m
  • Crew: 150
  • Passenger Capacity: 306
  • Deck: 6

Why Choose Century Sun Cruise Ship

Professional Service with the European Standard

Century Sun has been hired by Viking Cruises and brought in the advanced management experience from the Europe. Century Sun pays attention to the sanitary and morning coffee for visitors from the European countries and getting used to get up early. What’s more, the staff onboard can speak English. So, do not worry about the communication, even you can’t speak a little Mandarin. 

Best Experience on Yangtze River with the Gorgeous Scenery

Century Sun cruise offers a unique opportunity to experience one of the greatest journeys of your life on one of the most significant Yangtze River cruise ships. The ship herself is a delight, with excellent artwork inside, exquisitely decorated lobbies. The cabins are comfortably stylish and offer a great view of the Three Gorges you are traveling through from your private balcony. Nonetheless, with a five-star standard, the cabins have everything that you can expect in a five star Yangtze River cruise ship.

Five Star Service

  • The hospitality experts providing personal management on every ship.
  • International 5 star quality all-cotton linen and bathroom products.
  • A western style buffet for breakfast, lunch and a Chinese Banquet set dinner for each day.
  • A western style buffet for breakfast, lunch and a Chinese Banquet set dinner for each day.

Century Sun Cruise Ship Facilities

  • Safety Deposit
  • Beauty Salon
  • Observation Decks
  • Multifunction Hall
  • Library
  • Restaurants
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Shops
  • Conference Hall
  • Gym
  • Health Clinic
  • Free Mineral Water
  • Card Room
  • Live Entertainment
  • Bar/Cafe
  • Sauna
  • Smoking Room
  • Karaoke
  • Children’s Playroom
  • Business Center
  • Games Room
  • Disco
  • Television
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Life Jackets

Service Provided by Century Sun Cruise Ship

  • Laundry Service
  • Internet
  • Photography
  • Shore Excursions Tour Guide
  • Learning Mahjong
  • Shopping
  • Welcome Performance
  • Spa
  • Medical Care
  • Karaoke
  • Beauty Salon
  • Broadcast of Itinerary
  • Carrying Luggage

Cabin Type Introduction

Cabin type
Floor Layout
Private Balcony
Deluxe Cabin 143  25.90 2F/3F/4F/4F Twin beds(0.9 m * 2.0 m)
Junior Suite 4 30.00 3F/4F Twin beds( 0.9 m x 2.0 m)
Deluxe Suite 6 35.60 4F/5F Queen bed( 1.8 m x 2.0 m)

Century Sun’s Cabin Amenities

  • Private Balcony
  • Private Bathroom
  • Extension Telephone
  • TV
  • TV Remote-control
  • Shower
  • Sofa
  • Safe Box
  • Life Jacket
  • Mineral Water
  • Ball-pen
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Shampoo
  • Bath Foam
  • Shower Cap
  • Bath Towel
  • Bed
  • Face Towel
  • Hand Towel
  • Floor Towel
  • Soap
  • Soap Plate
  • Glass Tea Table
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrush
  • Tooth Mug
  • Slippers
  • Bathrobe
  • Kettle
  • Teacup
  • Coffee Spoon
  • Sugar Bowl
  • Tea Tray
  • Ice Bucket
  • Tea Bags
  • Weight Scale
  • Napkin Box
  • Shoe Basket
  • Shoehorn
  • Shoe Sponge
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Clothes Hanger
  • Cloth Line
  • Laundry Bags
  • Alarm Clock
  • Toilet Paper
  • Mirror
  • Sign of Free Drinking
  • Non-smoking Tag

Century Sun Cruise Itinerary

Major Shore Excursions and Attractions

2020 Calendar of Century Sun Cruise

  • 3 Nights Chongqing to Yichang: every Friday (Feburary 7-Feburary 28)
  • 3 Nights Chongqing to Yichang: every SundayMarch 8-November 22)
  • 3 Nights Chongqing to Yichang: every Friday (December 4-December 25)
  • 4 Nights Yichang to Chongqing: every Monday (Feburary 3-Feburary 24)
  • 4 Nights Yichang to Chongqing: every Wednesday (March 11- November 25)
  • 4 Nights Yichang to Chongqing: every Monday (December 7- December 28)

Onboard Experience

First Class Facilities

  • The only fleet with Grand Atrium Lobby with six or seven decks;
  • The largest indoor constant-temperature Swimming Pool (244 m²);
  • The largest multi-functional cinema which can hold 150 people at the same time.
  • All of the cabins have private sightseeing balconies;

Cuisine on New Century Cruises highly praised dining experience is reflective of China’s ever-enriching culinary landscape, with a fusion of western dishes. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are all western and Chinese buffets, all served in the single-seating capacious restaurants, with marvelous picture windows, which invite the dramatic scenery of the Yangtze River indoors. 


Enjoy memorable time in the large, green, comfortable and quiet cabins and suites with every Century cruise ship! The size of deluxe cabins of all the Century ships are above 26m² with private balconies. The presidential suites are as large as 106m² with 30m² sightseeing balconies.

Colorful Activities 

Tai Chi Learning

The Taiji Quan refers to a school or method of boxing or combat. Tai Chi Chuan is a sophisticated method of fighting based on the reconciliation of dynamically interacting forces.

Chinese Lecture

Offering lectures on Chinese history and culture which add insight and depth to the cruise experience. Topics include the evolution of the dam project and its importance to China, Chinese medicine, Chinese language, and Chinese traditional brush painting, dumpling making. During the leisure time, join the cultural lectures to have more knowledge of the Yangtze River, the Three Gorges Dam Project, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese painting, Chinese embroidery, Chinese medicine, and so forth. Learn during fun time. Moreover, for more fun, you can spend time to enjoy the chess & card playing, Karaoke singing, HD movie, gym time, kite flying, etc. and during the evening hours, the crew onboard will perform their great singing and dancing show, Sichuan opera, fire spitting, magic show, traditional Chinese fashion show to offer you especially joyful night before your nice dream!