The spectacular mixture of history, culture, engineering feats and scenery on offer is unsurpassed. The Three Gorges, namely Qutang, Wu, and Xiling, are the most famous attractions along the Yangtze River, spanning from Eastern Sichuan to Western Hubei and are some of the most dramatic gorges in the world. In addition, visitors can see the Three Gorges Hydroelectric River Dam, which spans the Yangtze River and at more than 5 times the size of Hoover Dam, is the largest dam in the world.
The Yangtze River is one of the world’s largest and most famous waterways, flowing through China’s dramatic and varied scenery. From its source in Qinghai Province, the Yangtze travels almost 4,000 miles eastwards into the East China Sea at Shanghai, dividing China into north and south.