CD12: 4 Days Private Chengdu Tour with Leshan Buddha

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Day 1 Arrival in Chengdu
Sincere greetings & airport-hotel transfer.
Welcome to the hometown of pandas - Chengdu! According to the arrival time of your flight or train, we will pick you up on time and transfer you to the hotel. Then you can enjoy the following day freely.
Day 2 Chengdu
Giant Panda Base, Jinsha Site Museum, People's Park. (B)
Chengdu Panda Base
Giant pandas
After having breakfast in the hotel, you will meet the guide at the appointed time to start the 4 days Chengdu tour. The first stop is the Chengdu Panda Base. We will spend the whole morning to learn about the lovely pandas which is the national treasure of China. In the base, you will not only see the pandas of different sizes and gestures like sleeping, playing and eating, but also learn about the breeding and cultivation of pandas, their commonly used drugs, the production of their food, etc. The lunch is dealt by yourself, while the guide will give you some advice according to your interest.

In the afternoon, we will go sightseeing at Jinsha Site Museum where you can have a general understanding of the development of Jinsha Culture and ancient Shu civilization. The two main buildings are Relics Hall and Exhibition Hall. Relics Hall has China's best-preserved and longest-lasting sacrifice remains with the most abundant sacrificial relics. In Exhibition Hall, you will learn about the environment, architectures, lifestyle and religion in the glorious period of Jinsha in ancient Shu period. Afterwards, the guide will lead you to People's Park and experience the local life. Then, you will be transferred back to the hotel for a rest. The dinner will be on your own side.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 3 Chengdu - Leshan - Chengdu
Drive to Leshan, Leshan Giant Buddha. Drive back to Chengdu, Stopover at Huanglongxi Ancient Town. (B)
Leshan Giant Buddha
Leshan Giant Buddha
We will take about 2 hours' ride to Leshan Giant Buddha located in the joint of Dadu River, Qingyi River and Min River. The Giant Buddha is carved on a whole mountain side by the river. At a height of 71 meters (233 feet), it is the largest stone statue excavated on cliff in China. To have a panoramic view of it, we will first take a boat to see it from the Min River. And then observe it in a close distance. If you remain energetic, you can also climb the mountain around the Buddha and watch it in different perspectives. 

On the way back to Chengdu, we will stop over at Huanglongxi Ancient Town. With splendid scenery and beautiful environment, it has been a well-known television and film photography base. Its main characters are the ancient streets, trees, temples, wharfs, architectures and the primitive folk customs. Strolling in the town, you will feel like travelling back to the past times. In the end, the guide will escort you back to the hotel in Chengdu. 

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 4 Departure from Chengdu
Thatched Cottage of Du Fu, Wide and Narrow Alley. Airport transfer & see you off. A nice onward journey! (B)
Wide and Narrow Alley, Chengdu
Folk artist in Chengdu
Based on the schedule of your leaving flight or train, the guide will discuss with you about the time to pick you up. 

Before leaving, we will visit the Thatched Cottage of Du Fu. Du Fu is an influential poet of Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) and this cottage used to be his residence for about 4 years. After several restoration, the existing architectures preserve the layout of Ming and Qing Dynasties (1368 - 1911) with ancient and elegant style. Except the charming landscape, the quiet atmosphere there will make you feel peaceful. In the cottage, you can also see the most abundant collections of poetry written by Du Fu. The last stop of our 4 days Chengdu tour is the Wide and Narrow Alley. Here, you can taste the local snacks or drink a cup of tea and have a rest. 

Finally, the guide will escort you to the airport or the train station for your flight or train to the next destination. 

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
B-- Breakfast L-- Lunch D-- Dinner
DestinationsLuxury HotelsStandard Hotels
ChengduGrand Hyatt Chengdu Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza
Tour Prices
With Luxury Hotels
2-3 travelers4-5 travelers6-9 travelers
$719  
$629  
$579  
With Standard Hotels
2-3 travelers4-5 travelers6-9 travelers
$609  
$519  
$459  
  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • Any part of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
Price Includes
  • Hotel accommodation with western buffet breakfasts
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Private driver & air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites
Price Excludes
  • Airfares of arrival and departure
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Entry visa fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips or gratuities for guide and driver
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