Get a Quote 4 Ship OverviewCruise Ship Overview: Victoria 5, the new member of the OTC Victoria Series, is a Yangtze River Cruises ship built based on the 4 star standard. She started her first voyage in 1999, and was completely rebuilt in 2010, aiming to offer a better onboard experience to their clients. Designed with steel structure, double hull, fireproofing and lifeboats, Victoria 5 was built based on the requirement of international safety standard. Moreover, the bridge is also equipped with the latest navigation equipment. Aiming to provide luxury accommodation in budget price, Victoria 5 is comfortable with fully air-conditioned, and equipped with closed circuit TV, audio, Chinese and western dining room, fitness room, sauna, beauty parlor, and outside observation deck. The staffs aboard are well trained to offer professional service to the guests from any countries. They are dedicated to ensuring that you will have a relaxing, refreshing and memorable Yangtze cruise trip. Ship Specifications Start Operating 1995 Rebuilt 2010 Length (m) 87.5 Beam (m) 15.3 Passenger Decks 3 Total Passengers 158 Total Cabins 79 Standard Cabins (Balcony) 71 Superior Standard Cabins 2 Deluxe Cabins 6 Presidential Suites 2 Cabins: There are 3 kinds of cabins on OTC Victoria 5, includes Standard Cabins, Deluxe Suites and Victoria Imperial Suites. Services On Board: Meals - We prepare both Chinese and Western dishes and drinks based on the guests' desire. Here we have top-ranking chefs, who serve you delicious dishes. The captain will hold a cocktail party in the first day and a farewell bouquit part in the last day. Time details are as follow:Breakfast: 07:00-09:00, the Chinese & Western buffet dinnerLunch: 11:30-13:00, the Chinese & Western buffet dinner or food seriesSupper: 18:00-20:00, Buffet and sit down meal, with al fresco.You will be informed in time if the service time changes slightly according to the tour schedule. Cultural Programs & EntertainmentTaiji Boxing - At dawn or dusk, guests will stand on the Sundeck to practice Taijiquan under a professional's guidance, each movement displays the Chinese profound culture. Many have taken up this practice when they get back home. Lectures - We offer 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, poetry by many of the famous Chinese sages, Chinese language, Chinese traditional brush painting, dumpling wrapping, etc. Tea and Cheongsam - You will be able to sample teas from all over China and be taught the difference between green, Oolong, red, medicinal and herbal tea. You can try on or buy a traditional suit of clothes for women - Qipao, the ladies' favorite. And on the last night dress up in our costumes for photographs or do a skit. You will appreciate the fashion show on stage with a variety of historical and regional dress. Calligraphy & Painting - Chinese calligraphy and painting are famous for their particular fascination with misty landscapes. The artists will show you their talent, after that you will have a chance to practice by yourself. Other activities are: story-telling, Mahjong (Majiang), etc. You will come to know Chinese culture and lose yourself in it. Folk Arts - The CCOTC has its Song & Dance Group that will perform the folk dances, acrobatics, magic, cross talk (comic dialog) instrumental music and other acts from the minorities. The members are from Song and Dance Groups and Art Academies, some of them are awarded winning. Gathering - Most attendants from every section have much talent for performing. They are good at dancing and singing, when you get to know each other, it will be like a family gathering, you might even find yourself on stage. On Ship ScheduleShip Itinerary: Chongqing-Yichang (4 Days / 3 Nights) Day Day of the Week Time Activities/Plans Meals Plan 1 Fri. 18:00-21:00 Pre-board the Cruise None 22:00 Set sail from Chongqing 2 Sat. 09:00-12:00 Shore Excursion - Visit Fengdu Ghost City B/L/D 19:00 Captain's Welcome Party 3 Sun. 07:30-10:00 Optional tour to Baidi city B/L/D 10:00-12:00 Sailing through Qutang Gorge 12:00-16:30 Shore excursion to Wu Mountain, sightseeing the little Three Gorges 16:30-18:30 Sailing through the Wu Gorge 20:00-24:00 Sail Through the ship-locks 4 Mon. 07:30-10:30 Shore Excursion - Bus tour to Three Gorges Dam ,to see the highest point of the program-Yunzi ling B 11:30 Disembark at Yichang Yichang-Chongqing (5 days / 4 nights) Day Day of the Week Time Activities/Plans Meals Plan 1 Mon. 18:00-24:00 Pre-board on the cruise at Yichang port None 2 Tue. 07:00 Set sail from Yichang, sailing through Xining Gorge B/L/D 08:30-11:30 Shore Excursion for the Three Gorges Dam Site 12:00-16:00 Sailing through Three Gorge Dam ship locks 18:00 Captain's Welcome Cocktail Party 3 Wed. 08:00-12:30 Floating the ancient and mystical Shennong Stream B/L/D 12:30-16:30 Sailing through the Wuxia / Qutang Gorge 16:30-19:00 Optional tour to Baidi city 4 Thu. 09:00-12:00 Shore Excursion to Fengdu Ghost city B/L/D 15:00-17:00 Optional tour to Baiheliang 18:00 Farewell party by the captain 5 Fri. 09:00 Dismake in Chongqing B Dates and Pricing No cruises currently scheduled for this ship.Please continue your search or contact one of our TravelAdvisors. 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