Yangtze Gold 7 Cruise Ship

Yangtze Gold 7 Cruise Ship mainly introduces Yangtze Gold 7 overview including basic information, the reasons to choose it, highlights, facilities, cabin configuration and itinerary, which make you better know Yangtze Gold 7 cruise ship. As one of the top newest Yangtze River cruise ships, Yangtze Gold 7 made her maiden voyage on March 3, 2013. The elegant Yangtze Gold 7 can accommodate 446 travelers and maximise the cruising comfort with her modern amenities of a 5-star hotel on the gorgeous Yangtze River. All cabins are equipped with private balconies where visitors can enjoy the beautiful sceneries of Three Gorges.

Introduction of Yangtze Gold 7

At present, Yangtze Gold 7 is one of the newest ships among all the Yangtze River cruises. It has six cabin types with the maximum capacity of 446 passengers to meet the different requirements of visitors. The advanced facilities like helipad, golf course, pedestrian street, etc. can offer travelers luxurious and colorful life onboard. In addition, various food and beverages, entertainments and activities, interesting shore excursion sites, meaningful lectures, etc. are all prepared with high standard to serve guests from diverse regions of the world

Basic Information

  • Cruise Name: Yangtze Gold 7
  • Rating: 5 star
  • Owned by: Yangtze Gold Cruises
  • Maiden Voyage: March, 2013
  • Speed: 26km/h
  • Tonnage: 11,250T
  • Built: 2012
  • Length: 149.95m
  • Beam: 24m
  • Draft: 2.7m
  • Crew: 200
  • Passenger Capacity: 570
  • Deck: 6
  • Itinerary: Chongqing<=>Yichang
  • Voltage: 220 volt
  • Total Cabins: 190
  • Cabin Size Min: 13.00 m2
  • Cabin Size Max: 135.00 m2

Yangtze Gold 7 innovative design includes:

  • Sun Deck with lounge chairs
  • Multi-functional lounge
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • 800 sq.m pedestrian Street
  • Spacious dining room
  • Spa and massage facilities
  • Fitness center
  • KTV
  • Souvenir Shops
  • Spacious dining room
  • Well stocked library
  • Non-smoking interior
  • English-speaking staff and guides
  • Laundry service
  • 3 elevators

Highlights of Yangtze Gold 7

  • There is a open-air surfing pool.
  • Private VIP room, secretary room and guard room.
  • One of the most comfortable and most distinctive cruises in the Chinese inland rivers.
  • Grand hall, commercial pedestrian street, delicate food, mini golf, double-deck movie theater, simulative cab, snooker room and cigar bar.

Why Choose Yangtze Gold 7

Youngest Ship on Yangtze River

As the sister ship of Yangtze Gold 8, Yangtze Gold 7 made maiden voyage in March 2013, is one newest ship among Yangtze Gold Cruise as well as one of the youngest ships on Yangtze River. The six-deck ship is 136 meters in length and 19.6 meters in width. What’s more, it can accommodate 446 people to enjoy the beautiful scenery and stay onboard.

Luxury 5-star Experience

Yangtze Gold 7 is very advanced with modern facilities. Visitors can enjoy all kinds of activities onboard, including swimming, playing golf, watching a movie, going shopping, doing exercise, enjoying drinking time. The ship can meet all your requirements. When you are in the ship, what you get is satisfaction and happiness. The “floating 5-star hotel” on Yangtze River will give you an unique experience.

Diversified Cabin Type

Yangtze Gold 7 is one of the ships equipped with the most cabin types that you can have many choices from the single cabins, standard cabins to different kinds of suites. You can always find the ideal cabins according to your requirements. Come to Yangtze Gold 7 and take a unique Yangtze River cruise tour.

Yangtze Gold 7 Facilities

  • Service Desk
  • Gym
  • Sauna
  • Massage
  • Beauty Salon
  • Health Clinic
  • Children’s Playground
  • Sun Deck
  • Observation Decks
  • Free Mineral Water
  • Business Center
  • Shops
  • Conference Hall
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multipurpose Rooms
  • Card Room
  • Games Room
  • Smoking Room
  • Library
  • Live entertainment
  • Dancing/Disco
  • Western Restaurant
  • Banquet Hall
  • Bar/Cafe
  • Television
  • Karaoke
  • Balcony Cabin
  • Jacuzzi
  • Swimming Pool
  • Elevators
  • Wheelchair

Cabin Type Introduction

Cabin type
Floor Layout
Private Balcony
Single Cabin 50 17 3F/4F/5F Single Bed(1.35 m * 2.0 m)
Deluxe Standard Cabin 119 27 2F/3F/4F/5F/6F Twin Beds(1.1 m * 2.0 m)
Executive Suite 3 65 3F Queen Bed(1.8 m * 2.0 m)
Executive King-size Bed Cabin 5 40 3F Queen Bed(1.8 m * 2.0 m)
Presidential Suite  1 135 3F 1 King Bed(2.0 m * 2.0 m) and 1 Queen Bed(2.0 m * 1.8m)

Yangtze Gold 7 Cruise Itinerary

Downstream cruise from Chongqing to Yichang will take 4 days and 3 nights, while upstream cruise from Yichang to Chongqing will take 5 days and 4 nights. Select one and get to know more detailed information about its schedules, itineraries, etc.

4 Days and 3 Nights Downstream Itinerary(Chongqing -> Yichang)

Day Time Events
1 18:00 Boarding in Chongqing
20:00 Embarkation briefing
21:00 Departing from Chongqing
2 07:00-07:30 Morning coffee and Taiji  exercise
08:00-11:00 Visiting Fengdu Ghost City 
16:30-18:00 Shibaozhai or Three Kingdoms Show(Optional)
17:00-18:00 Captain welcoming party
20:30-21:30 The Three Gorges theme show
3 07:00-07:30 Morning coffee and Taiji  exercise
08:00-11:00 Visiting White Emperor City(Optional)
11:00-11:30 Set sail ,passing through Qutang Gorge
13:30-17:30 Lesser Three Gorges
17:30-20:00 Set sail, passing through the Wu Gorge, western part of Xiling Gorge
20:30-21:30 Entertainment show
4 07:00-07:30 Morning coffee and Taiji  exercise
08:00-11:00 Three Gorges Dam

5 Days and 4 Nights Upstream Itinerary(Yichang -> Chongqing)

Day Time Events
1 18:00-22:30 Boarding in Maoping, Embarkation briefing
2 07:00-07:30 Morning coffee and Taiji exercise
07:30-12:30 Optional tour to the Three Gorges Tribe or Quyuan Hometown
14:00-21:30 Three Gorges Dam, Quyuan Hometown or Ship Lift(Optional), Captain welcoming party, Three Gorges theme show
3 07:00-07:30 Morning coffee and Taiji exercise
08:00-12:00 Lesser Three Gorges, Mini Three Gorges(Optional)
14:30-21:30 Set sail ,passing through the Qutang Gorge, White Emperor City(Optional), dancing party
4 07:00-21:30 Morning coffee and Taiji exercise, Shibaozhai(Optional), Fengdu Ghost City, entertainment  show 
5 07:00-09:00 Three Gorges Dam, Disembarkation at Chongqi

Onboard Experience


Atrium-view Room, Deluxe Standard Room, Deluxe King Room, Executive Standard Room, Executive King Room, Deluxe Suite, Executive Suite and Presidential Suite, all facilities are equipped according to the standard of luxury five-star hotels.


In restaurants of multiple styles, China’s four major cuisines and a variety of Western-style meals are available. On Yangtze Gold Cruises, cuisine plays a major role in creating an ideal experience for the discerning travelers, treating their senses with delectable tastes in the finest Western tradition, as well as local specialties not found anywhere else. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are buffet (except for the Captain’s Farewell Banquet).


Every cruise is equipped with a large double-layer theater and simultaneous interpretation conference hall, meeting rooms of all sizes, a multi-functional hall for entertainment, a 5D cinema, a helipad and many other places for different purposes. 30 to 300 people can be accommodated at the same time for high-end business meetings, games, theme festivals, river parties and other activities.


Every Gold Cruise has its own “Shopping Street”, replete with a wide variety of shops, ranging from the latest fashion designs to carefully selected keepsake and mementos.


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.