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Address: Within Xiling Gorge, Yiling District, Yichang 443100, China
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Phone Number: 0717-8850681
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This really is a tourist trap, laid on for the benefit of cruisers taking shore leave. Yet it really works and is well worth seeing. It's all walking and some of it involved... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Jarko2015
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This really is a tourist trap, laid on for the benefit of cruisers taking shore leave. Yet it really works and is well worth seeing. It's all walking and some of it involved climbing steps, so make sure you're feeling fit. Thankfully, most tours take place very early morning, so in the summer, the intense heat hasn't quite kicked in... More 

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Centennial, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 357 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The tribe of the three gorges was a tour while I was on the Yangtze river cruise. I highly recommend going to see this. Yes it is touristy but you will learn about their culture and it is a beautiful walk. There are a lot of monkeys to keep you entertained. They also put on a show and they will... More 

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Robina, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Posed, but stunning with this girl on the sampan accompanied by Chinese flute. Another girl further uo upstream playing Chinese zither. There is an attractive waterfall at the top of the valley walk.

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Richmond, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 367 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

When we woke up the next morning our boat was docked at the Water Village. The actual circuit from our where our ship docked and back is approximately 3 miles (5 kilometres). If you’re not up to it, for the first ¼ - ½+ mile you can take a rickshaw. It is a leisurely walk and there are flights of... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

This was the only optional tour on our Yanhtze cruise itinerary. The cost is 290 Rnb per person, and if you do not take part, you will not be allowed off your boat for the whole day. On the plus side you will be able to walk through some beautiful scenery on well made paths, and the buildings are attractive... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Our itinerary called this the Tribe of The Three Gorges. It was an immersion in the ancient Ba and Tujia minority culture. Make sure you are with a guide who can explain everything you see and hear as there is audio of voices singing to each other across the water (courtship rituals) and the mock wedding is all in Chinese.... More 

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Temecula, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

This was one of my favorite sites in all of China. The beauty is unbelievable. The show was a lot of fun as well. There were wild monkeys running around which was real cool. The water was so clear and clean, it made me want to jump in and take a swim. You won't be disappointed at all.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

The resort is maintained to get tourists dollars - in a good way. I really like how it wasn't over crowded with tourists. It looks exactly like the photos have uploaded. I wouldn't recommend you come here if it was raining. Nor would I recommend you eat here.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

During our Yangtze river cruise (4 nights), this was an Optional excursion called "Tribe of the Three Gorges". In the brochure, it was stated ".... a unique geology embedded with ancient Ba and Chu culture, together with Tujia ethnic minority ..... " It was a fantastic excursion lasting for 3 hours to walk along pathways to admire the lovely scenery... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

we left our cruise vessel onto a smaller vessel to go down the narrower river and off that vessel we got onto the smaller rowing boat, rowers worked hard and sang us songs as we bumbled through the beautiful scenary, all in all a lovely morning trip

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