The world’s largest dam, the Three Gorges Dam is in Yichang. The city of four million is otherwise popular as a casting-off point for Yangtze cruises. The city and surrounds offers a number of other attractions, mostly centered around the dam or the river itself.
Yichang (宜昌) is an important city in the provence of Hubei. This city holds historical significants and today, commercially important as a major goods distribution hub thanks to its strategic location on the Yangtze.