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Chongqing has been named: "mountain city" for its mountainous terrain and heavy fog. Chongqing combines beautiful landscape with profound historical culture. Many Yangtze River cruise ships start and end at Chaotianmen docks of Chongqing.

Its scenic spots are as follows: the night scene of the city, People's Auditorium, Chiqikou Old Town, Zhou Residence, Chaotian Gate. The spectacular Buddhist Dazu Rock Carvings are located 3 hrs west of Chongqing City in the outlying Chongqing Municipality and is listed as an UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Chongqing is the starting point of fantastic Yangtze Cruise, and home to the legendary Dazu Grottoes. Over 50,000 Buddhist, Taoist and Confucian rock carvings and 100,000 characters of inscriptions make Dazu a treasure house of Chinese religion art. This one day Chongiqng tour takes you to Dazu Grottoes, before your voyage along the Yangzte River.

Take a 1-Day Chongqing private tour to visit the time-honored Ciqikou town, Chongqing Zoo for cute giant pandas and South China Tigers, and China Three Gorges Museum for rich cultural relics.

Make an all-side exploration of the time-honored Chongqing City, with the most popular attractions – fantastic Dazu Rock Carvings, ancient Ciqikou town, and wonderful China Three Gorges Museum.

Chongqing Attractions More

  • Dazu Grottoes
    Dazu Grottoes

    Located 163km northwest of Chongqing, Dazu Grottoes include more than 50,000 Buddhist, Taoist and Confucian rock carvings and 100,000 characters of ...

  • Northern Hot Springs
    Northern Hot Springs

    30 kilometers northeast of the Chongqing city, the Northern Hot Springs are in a large park at the foot of Jinyun Mountain, which is the site of a 5 ...

  • Former Residence of Joseph W. Stilwell
    Former Residence of Joseph W. Stilwell

    Only 4.5 about kilometers southeast of the Chongqing downtown, is worth a visit. General Joseph Warren Stilwell (1883-1946) was chief commander of U ...

  • Arhat Temple (Luohan Temple)
    Arhat Temple (Luohan Temple)

    "Luohan" is the Chinese rendering of the Sanskrit "arhat" which is a Buddhist term referring to people who attained enlightenment, while he postpone ...

  • Ciqikou Ancient Town
    Ciqikou Ancient Town

    Located at the Sapingba District of Chongqing, Ciqikou is a 1000-year-old small ancient town standing on the west bank of Jialing River. In history, ...

  • Liberation Monument Shopping Area
    Liberation Monument Shopping Area

    Liberation Monument Shopping Area is the commercial heart and financial center of Chongqing, which is also a symbol of the prosperous Chongqing. As ...

  • Goose Neck Park
    Goose Neck Park

    Located in Yuzhong District along Yangtze River , Goose Neck Park was formerly named the Rite Garden, also known as the Yi Garden. It was built in 1 ...

  • Three Gorges Museum
    Three Gorges Museum

    Situated at the west part of the People's Square of Chongqing, opposite the Chongqing People's Hall, China Three Gorges Museum occupies an area of 3 ...

Chongqing | Food & Restaurants More

As one branch of Sichuan cuisine, Chongqing food is spicy as well. But many local people believe that the food there is even spicier and stronger than other Sichuan food. Walking in the downtown streets, you can see so many big or small restaurants. However, the Chongqing cooks feel great pressure to copy with the critical local customers as the locals always like to try something new. If you don't make progress, then you will lose clients. Chongqing people are born gourmets, even a bit too fussy.Chongqing HotpotPungent and delicious hotpot can feature ... More

Chongqing | Weather & Climate More

Chongqing is situated at 105°17'-110°11' east longitude and 28°10'-32°13' west longitude with average annual temperature 18 degree Celsius and rainfall 1000-1400mm. It is warm in winter and hot in summer with plentiful rainfall. In winter, the lowest temperature is between 6 and 8 degree Celsius; In summer, the average temperature lasts 27-29 degree Celsius.Average Data Jan Feb Mar Apr May Ju ... More

Chongqing Travel Tips More

Chongqing, nicknamed "Mountain City", "Frog City" and "River Town", is proud of its beautiful natural scenery and 3,000 years rich cultural relics. Besides, sail through the spectacular Yangtze River down to Yichang, Wuhan and Shanghai. Chongqing travel tips below serve the guidancefor your Chongqing tour.Best time to Chongqing1. As one of the "Three Furnaces" (the other two are Wuhan and Nanjing), summer is hot and the highest temperature up to 39 to 40 degrees Celsius. Fortunately, temperatures are more moderate the rest of the year.2. In late autumn ... More

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