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3 Or 4 Night Enchanting Yangtze River Cruise For 2 In China
Highest Bid:£431.00 GBP By Ar****o
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Enjoy a Yangtze River Cruise in China for 2 guests staying in a Deluxe Cabin on either the luxurious Century Paragon or Century Legend Platinum Ship. The winner and their guest can choose between an upstream cruise (from Yichang to Chongqing which last 4 nights, 5 days) or a downstream cruise (from Chongqing to Yichang which lasts 3 nights, 4 days). Cruise includes: 3 shore excursions included while on the cruise which are the Shibaozhai Pagoda; Shennv Stream and the Three Gorges Dam Project; all meals are included while the cruise, except for the embarkation dinner and disembarkation lunch. This 2 person cruise is valued at approximately £1,200 GBP / $1,670 USD*. Please note the winner and their guest will be required to pay the mandatory cruise service charge which is $25 USD per person (approx. £18 GBP) as well as for any additional purchases and tours they choose to take.
Prize stay dates: to be booked in advance and confirmed with Century Cruises 30 days prior to the cruise departure date, and taken in April, June, July, August or November 2018, subject to availability.
Century River Cruises are the only Yangtze fleet with all ships built after 2003 and where all the luxurious cabins enjoy private balconies as well as high quality all-cotton linens and bathroom products. All of their fleet feature a Grand Atrium Lobby and either a a sun deck bar or an a la carte restaurant with panoramic views. And all their ships have European hospitality experts providing personal management throughout your cruise.
Century Cruises are proud to partner with several UK holiday operators including: Kuoni, Riviera Travel, VJV (Voyage Jules Vern), Titan Travel, Saga Holidays, Wendy Wu Tours, Veloso Tours, China Holidays and more.
Onboard guests can enjoy a large selection of Chinese cultural activities such as Majong, folk dancing and Tai Chi as well as onboard entertainment including local opera and ethnic dancing and for those who wish to sit back and relax in their cabin, there are award-winning movie channels, CNN, HBO, and international TV channels. The signature style of all Century Cruise ships is one of comfort and indulgence, whilst being exceptionally good value for money and authentically Chinese.
Between busy sightseeing schedules, guests can indulge in the Zen Spa Center, relax in the quiet Library, or turn their hand to the traditional art of Chinese Calligraphy. For those looking to stay in shape, they can make use of the state-of-the-art fitness centre or the largest heated indoor swimming pool on the Yangtze River. Alternatively, guests can learn the ancient relaxation technique of Tai Chi on the observation deck which offers unparalleled 360-degree views as you are almost on the same level as the Gorges you are passing through.
No cruise is complete without superb dining, and Century River Cruises is no exception, with it’s magnificent, freshly prepared and expertly cooked dishes created by international chefs. The breakfast choice ranges from sumptuous croissants filled with chocolate or almonds, freshly-made coffee, juice or English tea, to fresh fruits, yoghurts as well as bacon and eggs. Alternatively, why not try the traditional local breakfast which includes: steamed buns, soybean milk and tempting deep-fried dough sticks or rice porridge. Lunch and dinner offer both Chinese and Western buffet meals with a variety of choices, all served in the single-seating main restaurant, with marvelous picture windows which invite the dramatic scenery of the Yangtze inside. Alternatively, guests can visit the sophisticated and elegant A La Carte Restaurant providing authentic home-style cuisine.
The winner and their guest will be staying in a 28㎡ Deluxe Cabin with a 2.8㎡ glass panelled balcony, a purified drinking water system, LED flat screen TV and private bathroom with bathtub and shower.
Terms and Conditions
Luxury Travel Diary terms and conditions apply. *This auction item is valued at approximately £1,200 GBP by Century River Cruises (www.centuryrivercruises.com/en) – please note this valuation is the list price provided to Luxury Travel Diary by the Auction Prize Provider and should be used as a guide only as cheaper discounted rates may be available. No cash alternative is available. This auction item excludes flights and transport – you will need to arrange your own flights / transportation to and from your home to your chosen departure point of either Yichang or Chongqing in China to coincide with your cruise booking. Your cruise is subject to availability, must be booked in advance and confirmed with Century Cruises 30 days prior to the cruise departure date, and taken in April, June, July, August or November 2018. Please note the winner and their guest will be required to pay the mandatory cruise service charge which is $25 USD per person (approx. £18 GBP) as well as for any additional purchases and tours they choose to take. Please note any associated taxes / resort fees / entrance fees etc. will be collected from the winner by the relevant property at the time of booking your stay or on departure, and will not be deducted from the amount bid for the item. Please note the winner and their guest will each need to provide their full names; nationalities; date of birth; passport no. and visa details when booking the cruise. Winners must pay for their auction item in full via Paypal within 48 hours of the auction end, otherwise Luxury Travel Diary Ltd. reserves the right to offer the auction item to the next highest bidder with immediate effect. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Luxury Travel Diary will not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of the winners’ use or enjoyment of the prize; and the winner acknowledges that Luxury Travel Diary accepts no responsibility whether directly or indirectly for any claims whatsoever arising in respect of the prizes provided by third party providers or sponsors.