Shibaozhai (Yangtze River, China)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Asia Rivers

Local Time
01:16 24 Oct 2017

Coordinates
30.43418 N, 108.16757 E

  Port Map

Shibaozhai (literally: "Precious Stone Fortress") is a hill located along the bank of Yangtze River (Chang Jiang), Zhong County (Chongqing, China). The craggy and rocky hill features extremely steep sides and is around 200 m (660 ft) tall. On the river side of Shibaozhai is a red pavilion leaning against the side of the hill, which provides a walkway to the temple at top of the hill. A yellow entrance at its base provides an entrance.

At top of Shibaozhai is a 3-storied hall dedicated to Manjusri created during the reign of Xianfeng Emperor (1850–1861), named the Purple Rain Pavilion. In 1819, the 9-story pavilion was built adjacent to the cliff in order to aid people in getting to top of the hill. Prior to its construction, visitors to the temple were lifted to the top using chains. In 1956, another three stories were added at top of the structure. On pagoda's top is a Buddhist temple.

At the hill's base alongside the bank of the river is a row of merchant stalls that follows the path from the dock to pavilion's entrance. Many river cruise ships dock at Shibaozhai for a couple of hours to allow their passengers to tour the famous pavilion and temple.


Highlights: Pearl of the Yangtze Pagoda

The Shibaozhai cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Shibaozhai, Yangtze River, China.

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Port Shibaozhai cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Shibaozhai, Yangtze River, China. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ships in port
Wednesday
4 October, 2017
Viking Emerald(arriving at 04 Oct - departing at 04 Oct)
Friday
6 October, 2017
Viking Emerald(arriving at 06 Oct - departing at 06 Oct)
Monday
9 October, 2017
Century Legend(arriving at 09 Oct - departing at 09 Oct)
Saturday
14 October, 2017
Century Legend(arriving at 14 Oct - departing at 14 Oct)
Monday
16 October, 2017
Century Legend(arriving at 16 Oct - departing at 16 Oct)
Viking Emerald(arriving at 16 Oct - departing at 16 Oct)
Wednesday
18 October, 2017
Viking Emerald(arriving at 18 Oct - departing at 18 Oct)
Saturday
21 October, 2017
Century Legend(arriving at 21 Oct - departing at 21 Oct)
Monday
23 October, 2017
Century Legend(arriving at 23 Oct - departing at 23 Oct)
Saturday
28 October, 2017
Century Legend(arriving at 28 Oct - departing at 28 Oct)
Viking Emerald(arriving at 28 Oct - departing at 28 Oct)
Sunday
29 October, 2017
Viking Emerald(arriving at 23:00 - departing at 23:00)
2017 October