Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer

The Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer is the smallest, most exclusive and most luxurious ship cruising the Yangtze River. It offers the level of intimacy, facilities, comfort and service expected on an APT river cruise.

With balconies a feature of every suit on board, the boutique-sized Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer offers the most personalised Yangtze River cruising experience possible.

On the Main, Xiling and Wu decks, Private Balcony Suites measure 31 square metres, while Deluxe Balcony Suites on the Wu and Qutang decks measure 39 square metres*. Guests in Deluxe Balcony Suites will enjoy a range of complimentary benefits including Wi-Fi, laundering of two garments, pre-dinner canapés in the lounge, free-flowing house wine and local beer each evening from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm in the lounge plus much more.

Ship Data

Rating
River
Cruise Line
APT
 
Preferred

Ship Profile & Stats

Length
300 feet
Tonnage
6,733
Maiden Voyage
2008
Pass. Cap. (dbl)
124
Crew Nat.
Chinese
Officer Nat.
Chinese
Dining Nat.
Chinese

Ship Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • LCD Television with Satellite Channel and Video on Demand
  • Mini Bar
  • Personal Electronic Safety Deposit Box

Ship Facilities

  • 24 Hour Medical Clinic
  • Boutiques
  • Coffee Lounge
  • Dynasty Palace Restaurant
  • Explorer Bar
  • Fitness Centre
  • Hair & Beauty Salon
  • House Wine, local Beer, soft drinks & bottled water are included
  • Library
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Tang Theatre
  • Viewing Lounge with Bar

Celestial & Imperial Suite

The largest and most spacious suite on Yangzi with most luxury furniture that provide the highest level of modern comforts - 110 m2 / 1183 ft2 Private sun deck with chaise lounge, armchairs and drink table Queen size bed - 1.8 m * 2 m Sitting room with full-size panoramic view door windows 42" Philips LCD TV in sitting room 32" Philips LCD TV in bed room Satellite programs Video-on-demand System IDD Telephone with extension Hairdryer Mini Bar Safe Individual air-conditioning Private bathroom with shower and toilet Dressing table and stool at Bathroom

Jade & Mandarin Suite

Designer's highlight, luxuriously furnished with chinoiserie deco. Suite room size - 81 m2 / 871 ft2 Private sun deck with chaise lounge, armchairs and drink table Queen-size 4-poster bed - 1.8 m * 2 m Sitting room with full-size panoramic view door windows 37" Philips LCD TV in sitting room 32" Philips LCD TV in bedroom Satellite programs Video-on-demand System IDD Telephone with extension Hairdryer Mini Bar Safe Individual air-conditioning Private bathroom with shower and toilet Dressing table and stool at Bathroom

Cat A - Deluxe Balcony Suite

On the Main, Xiling and Wu decks, Private Balcony Suites measure 31 square metres, while Deluxe Balcony Suites on the Wu and Qutang decks measure 39 square metres*. Guests in Deluxe Balcony Suites will enjoy a range of complimentary benefits including Wi-Fi, laundering of two garments, pre-dinner canapés in the lounge, free-flowing house wine and local beer each evening from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm in the lounge plus much more.

Cat B - Deluxe Balcony Suite

On the Main, Xiling and Wu decks, Private Balcony Suites measure 31 square metres, while Deluxe Balcony Suites on the Wu and Qutang decks measure 39 square metres*. Guests in Deluxe Balcony Suites will enjoy a range of complimentary benefits including Wi-Fi, laundering of two garments, pre-dinner canapés in the lounge, free-flowing house wine and local beer each evening from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm in the lounge plus much more.

Cat C - Private Balcony Suite

On the Main, Xiling and Wu decks, Private Balcony Suites measure 31 square metres, while Deluxe Balcony Suites on the Wu and Qutang decks measure 39 square metres*. Guests in Deluxe Balcony Suites will enjoy a range of complimentary benefits including Wi-Fi, laundering of two garments, pre-dinner canapés in the lounge, free-flowing house wine and local beer each evening from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm in the lounge plus much more.

Cat D - Private Balcony Suite

On the Main, Xiling and Wu decks, Private Balcony Suites measure 31 square metres, while Deluxe Balcony Suites on the Wu and Qutang decks measure 39 square metres*. Guests in Deluxe Balcony Suites will enjoy a range of complimentary benefits including Wi-Fi, laundering of two garments, pre-dinner canapés in the lounge, free-flowing house wine and local beer each evening from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm in the lounge plus much more.

Cat E - Private Balcony Suite

On the Main, Xiling and Wu decks, Private Balcony Suites measure 31 square metres, while Deluxe Balcony Suites on the Wu and Qutang decks measure 39 square metres*. Guests in Deluxe Balcony Suites will enjoy a range of complimentary benefits including Wi-Fi, laundering of two garments, pre-dinner canapés in the lounge, free-flowing house wine and local beer each evening from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm in the lounge plus much more.
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • LCD Television with Satellite Channel and Video on Demand
  • Mini Bar
  • Personal Electronic Safety Deposit Box
  • 24 Hour Medical Clinic
  • Boutiques
  • Coffee Lounge
  • Dynasty Palace Restaurant
  • Explorer Bar
  • Fitness Centre
  • Hair & Beauty Salon
  • House Wine, local Beer, soft drinks & bottled water are included
  • Library
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Tang Theatre
  • Viewing Lounge with Bar