Qingcheng Mountain and Dujiangyan Irrigation System Day Trip from Chengdu

¥489.00

Enjoy a day away from the city and experience the grandeur of the Sichuan region’s scenic wonders on this full-day tour to Qingcheng Mountain and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Admire how temples and halls are seemingly carved into the thick forest of bamboo trees and caves at Qingcheng Mountain, where you’ll take a boat ride and a hike with your guide. Marvel at the construction of the Dujiangyan Irrigation System, which was built in 256 BC and led to significant irrigation and agricultural development of the region

Description

  • Enjoy a day away from the city and experience the grandeur of the Sichuan region’s scenic wonders on this full-day tour to Qingcheng Mountain and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Admire how temples and halls are seemingly carved into the thick forest of bamboo trees and caves at Qingcheng Mountain, where you’ll take a boat ride and a hike with your guide. Marvel at the construction of the Dujiangyan Irrigation System, which was built in 256 BC and led to significant irrigation and agricultural development of the region

Itinerary

Depart from your centrally located Chengdu hotel in a comfortable, air-conditioned minivan and travel the spectacular Qingcheng Mountain, a majestic mound surrounding by lush forest and secluded tranquility. Marvel at the perfectly preserved Taoist temples that decorate the enclave then climb aboard a boat for an idyllic cruise across the Yuecheng Lake

Energize with an invigorating 2-hour hike up the mountain and stop at various temples along the way; delve into their fascinating history and hear of how the Tang and Qing dynasties influenced construction. Choose to descend the mountain on foot or by cable car (own expense) then reconvene with your guide and group at the foot of the landmark

Revitalize with lunch at a rustic local restaurant then admire the scenery on the drive to the Dujiangyan Irrigation System, a renowned hydraulic engineering project that changed the face of agriculture in China. Marvel at the dynamic designs, ancient statues and verdant gardens that surround the structure and hear a detailed history of the masterpiece from your expert guide

After thorough exploration, return to your comfortable vehicle and relax during the drive back to Chengdu, where the tour concludes

The above itinerary may be adjusted due to weather, road conditions, and other reasons. Thank you for your understanding

Inclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking guide

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Cable car
  • local lunch
  • Entry/Admission – Dujiangyan Irrigation System and Mt.Qingcheng

Change & Refund Policies

  • Free cancellation at or before 01:00 at least 1 day before the date of use
  • Cancellations made after 01:00 at least 1 day before the date of use will incur a cancellation fee of 20%
  • Partial cancellation of this booking is not permitted

How to Use It

  • All times are given in local time
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher or passport name for this activity
  • Departure time: guide will contact guests tour start time at 22:00 pm one day before tour
  • Departure Point: Your centrally located Chengdu hotel
  • Tour duration: 10 h
  • Return Details: Returns to original departure point

Important Information

Please provide your personal information and contact details when booking

Actual departure and itinerary times are subject to change. Any notifications from Trip.com should be regarded as accurate. Please keep your mobile phone switched on in the event that we need to contact you

if you have any infants less than 6 years or seniors older than 65years old please tell us

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Please be advised that a moderate amount of walking is involved and the hike up Qingcheng Mountain involves a few steep slopes;

comfortable walking shoes are recommended