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Things to Do in Chengdu

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Things To Do In Chengdu China. Chengdu Research Base of Giant Pandas. Kuan Zhai Alley. Jinsha Site Museum. Dujiangyan Irrigation System. Erwang Temple at Dujiangyan. The Qingcheng Mountains. Chuancais Museum, Wuhou Temple.

Chengdu, as described in most of the travel books, it is a very "laid-back" city that emphasizes on culture and relaxation. You can enjoy the leisurely life pace of this city in a local teahouse, watching the locals playing cards and majhong. Also, many historical and cultural sites will make you better understand the tradition and long history of Chengdu.

Closely seeing the cute pandas, tasting the authentic Sichuan cuisine, watching the amazing face-changing performances in an local opera house… you will love the trip in this Land of Abundance.

Top Attractions in Chengdu

  • Chengdu Panda Base

    Type: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
    Recommended Length of Visit: 3-4 hours
    Giant Pandas , one of the rarest animals in the world and known as living fossil, are not only extolled as Chinas National Treasure, but also beloved by people around the world. Chengdu Panda Base, also called Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda...

  • Mount Qingcheng

    Type: Mountains, World Heritage Sites, Religious Sites, Nature & Parks
    Recommended Length of Visit: Half Day
    Mount Qingcheng has famous Taoist temples and offers well-prepared paths up the peaks. Chinese tour groups love the area, and it is popular with foreign tourists too. TripAdvisor rates it with a Certificate of Excellence in 2018 as one of the bes...

  • Wenshu Monastery

    Type: Historical sites
    Recommended Length of Visit: 2-3 hours
    Wenshu Monastery Its an authentic and active Buddhist temple where you can see many locals worshiping and burning incense. Besides, Wenshu Monastery has lovely garden in the temple, and local people often stroll in the temple, and the most intere...

  • Jinli Pedestrian Street

    Type: Historical sites
    Recommended Length of Visit: 2-3 hours
    Jinli Ancient Street is The First Street of Shu Kingdom, and its a famous snack street in Chengdu. The ambiance was like stepping back into the past, well presented and historically brilliant. Evening stroll is extreme beautiful, and picturesque ...

  • Kuanzhai Alley

    Type: Historical sites
    Recommended Length of Visit: 2-3 hours
    Kuanzhai Alley , also known as Wide and Narrow Alley or Kuanzhaixiangzi Alley, consists of three historic paralleled alleys from Qing dynasty. Ancient style buildings, local Chengdu life, delicious Sichuan snacks, exquisite Sichuan handicrafts, e...

  • Du Fu Thatched Cottage

    Type: Historical sites
    Recommended Length of Visit: 2-3 hours
    Du Fu Thatched Cottage is a museum and park in honor of Du Fu who is one of the most outstanding Chinese poets of Tang Dynasty. Here people can not only explore Du Fu and Chinese Poetry, but also enjoy a sanctuary in the midst of a hectic city. A...

  • Jinsha Site Museum

    Type: Historical sites
    Recommended Length of Visit: 2-3 hours
    Jinsha Site Museum is a Chinese archaeological site located in the Qingyang District of Chengdu, the capital of Chinas Sichuan Province. Along with Sanxingdui, the site is the first major discovery in China during the 21st century. It is listed o...

  • Wuhou Memorial Temple

    Type: Historical sites
    Recommended Length of Visit: 2-3 hours
    Wuhou Temple , also known as Wuhou Shrine Temple of Marquis, is dedicated to Zhuge Liang , the Marquis Wu (Wuhou) of the Kingdom of Shu in the Three Kingdoms Period (220 - 280). Zhuge Liang was an excellent politician, militarist, diplomat and as...

  • Chengdu Renmin Park

    Type: Historical sites
    Recommended Length of Visit: 2-3 hours
    Renmin Park (Chinese: 人民公园; pinyin: Rnmn Gōngyun) is an urban public park in central Chengdu , capital of Sichuan province, China. Built in 1911 as Shaocheng Park (少城公园), it is the first public park in the city. The Railway Prote...

  • New Century Global Center

    Type: Historical sites
    Recommended Length of Visit: 2-3 hours
    New Century Global Center (Chinese: 新世纪环球中心) is a multipurpose building in the Tianfu New Area of Chengdu, Sichuan, China and is the worlds largest building in terms of floor area. There are more than 200 shops selling all the goods...

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