Want to get the most out of Chengdu in as little as 3 days?
Then take part in this tour in which every activity is guaranteed to offer something different and new. The tour includes a mix of sightseeing and also active activities such as walking and hiking up the Holy Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System. The activities take place both in the city of Chengdu and outside in the countryside, for you to escape reality by admiring the gorgeous hilly lands, visiting famous historical sites and experiencing life here as a local.
On arrival you will be warmly welcomed by our guide and driver, you will be brought to your hotel for check in.
Day 1 Green Ram Palace/Tea Ceremony/Jinsha Museum/Hot Pot/Face Change Show
In the morning, visit the Green Ram Palace followed by a tea ceremony at an elegant tea house where you will learn about Chinese etiquette and the history of tea in China. In the afternoon visit the famous Jinsha Museum, followed by trying Sichuan’s famous “Hot Pot” dish and enjoying a Face Change show in the evening.
Day 2 Dujiangyan Irrigating System/Mt. Qingcheng
This morning we will drive about 1.5 hours to visit Dujiangyan Irrigating System that was built nearly 2000 years ago. It still irrigates millions of acres of land around the Chengdu Plain, which in turn makes it one of the primary food production bases in China, hence why Sichuan is entitled “The Land of Abundance”.
After the tour in Dujiangyan, we will head to the holy Taoist mountain, and have a 2-3 hour circular hike on the back part of Mt. Qingcheng. Later in the afternoon we will drive back to Chengdu.
Day 3 Panda Breeding center/Wangjianglou Park/Home
In the morning, a driver will take you to the panda breeding center, for those wildlife lovers, this is a quite unique chance to observe those cute pandas.
After our tour at the Panda breeding center, we will drive back to downtown Chengdu for lunch. In the afternoon we will walk through the bustling “Wide and narrow” alleys; a refurbished historical area with many souvenir shops. A fare ware dinner is arranged.
Your adventure awaits!
Sunrise Expeditions belongs to the oversea department of jiuzhai Minjiang International Travel Service Co,Ltd. The license number is L-SC-G000055. Sunrise Expeditions is the vanguard of authentic Chinese culture explorer. We are a team of enthusiastic and experienced adventurers seeking to unveil a real China with grassroots approaches. We create distinctive trips that are mind-refreshing and soul-touching. So we invite you, to join us on the off the beaten path adventures, all the way to see a raw China for yourselves. How did it all start? Our Story began with a road cycling tour around Qinghai Lake on the Tibetan Plateau. One morning during this 400-mile high altitude biking tour in 2009, Bruce Chen and Stone He found themselves awoke to a peaceful blue lake alight with the burning sunrise. The breathtaking view brought them a deep sense of fulfillment—yet Bruce and his friends had little support and were exhausted from this journey. Back from this fantastic tour, the three good friends decided that sharing what they was inspired in that tour is worth of their lifetime dedication. So the business started. Whichever types of journeys required, all of our efforts goes to offer the clients a mind-refreshing and soul-touching experience of authentic China. The SunriseChina Expeditions team are waiting for you to start the journey together.