Sichuan Sheng Travel Guide

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Sichuan Sheng Highlights

  • Pro
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     Picturesque mountains,Pretty gals,Nice temples n Parks,Friendly n Lesuirely Pace 

  • Con
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     no 

  • In a nutshell
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     One of the most colourful province in China 

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Chengdu

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617,1619,289

Jiuzhaigou

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257,870,27

Leshan

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65,309,13

Huanglong

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51,125,1

Songpan

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20,157,1

Ganzi

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13,36,0

Dujiangyan

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30,68,11

Aba

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14,61,0

Panzhihua

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5,3,5

Longquanyi

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9,37,0

Yibin

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0,1,12

Xindu

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8,16,0

Nanchong

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2,0,6

Langzhong

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Xinduqiao

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1,4,0

Dacheng

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5,13,0

Wolong

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1,4,0

Taiping

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1,11,0

Miyaluo

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1,0,0

Luzhou

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0,0,4

Lugu Hu

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5,9,0

Deyang

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0,0,11

Zigong

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0,0,3

Xichang

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0,3,0

Chengdu

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  • Pandas

    Chengdu Things to Do

    Panda Breeding and Research Center 6 miles from the center of Chengdu was much more than I thought it would be as a person that is not big on zoos. The captive breeding population is around 85 I was told. It really is an absolute "world-class research facility, conservation education center, and international educational tourism destination." The...

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  • Sheraton Lido Chengdu

    Chengdu Hotels

    8 days over the Chinese New Year in 2011. Location was great but that's about it. The hotel needs...

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  • Leshan Grand Buddha

    Chengdu Off The Beaten Path

    Leshan is located about 120km south of Chengdu and is easily reached by bus, which takes about 2 hours. Leshan is famous for one thing - the world's largest Buddha. Known as Dafo, he sits at the confluence of three rivers, namely, Min River, Qingyi River, and Dadu River. His measurements are staggering. He is 71 meters (about 233 feet) high, and...

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Jiuzhaigou

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Leshan

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  • Try the Chinese bacon & eggs

    Leshan Restaurants

    Liú xiāng gé (留香阁) translates as Fragrance Court. This small restaurant is located in an area where buses drop off tourists to scale Emei Mountain to the cable car that rides to the top. There are a few places to eat near here for a quick bite to eat before scaling the mountain. This place is worth noting for the Chinese...

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  • Hua Sheng Hotel E'Meishan

    Leshan Hotels

    South Foguang Road, Leshan, China, 614201, CN

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Delicious Food at DiHao

    Leshan Restaurants

    Located on a main street near Baoguo Temple, this restaurant is part of the DiHao Hotel. There are many restaurants in this area and a whole food court in fact to walk around in and see the varieties of dishes being served. Worth a walkabout to see what is to your taste, but this restaurant attached to the DiHao Hotel was quite good. Dining is...

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Huanglong

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  • Huanglong National Park - Dry Season -...

    Huanglong Things to Do

    We (My wife and me) went to Huanglong on May 1 2008. As May 1 is a national holiday in China, and we expected the place to be swamped with people. it wasn't. lot's of people but not overcrowded.Upon arrival we learned that for this part of the world, May is Dry Season, meaning that the main attraction of the park, the coloful waterpools would...

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  • Hualong Manor

    Huanglong Hotels

    Huanglong Scenic Area,Songpan County Abazhou, Song

  • Formación de las lagunas / Ponds...

    Huanglong Local Customs

    En las pequeñas lagunas se puede ver como van sedimentando las pequeñas hojas y el barro , que es rico en carbonato cálcico , formando paredes de color amarillo , que más tarde darán forma junto a muchas otras a la cola del dragón % In small ponds you may see how sediment small leaves and mud, which is rich in calcium carbonate, forming yellow...

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Songpan

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  • Horseback Trekking with Tibetan culture...

    Songpan Things to Do

    The Songpan area was part of greater Tibet in the old days and is said to be an area of the most fearsome fighting with the People's Liberation Army during 1950. A horseback trek is an excellent way to experience the Tibetan culture without all the required permit(s) or possible political problems of going to Tibet. However, I definitely recommend...

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  • Minjiangyuan International Hotel

    Songpan Hotels

    Chuanzhu Temple, Songpan County, Sichuan, 623300, China

    Satisfaction: Terrible

  • Authentic Sichuan Food in Songpan, China

    Songpan Restaurants

    There are many small inexpensive restaurants near Princess WenCheng statue. Try one if you are brave for some real, Sichuan food. The rest rooms will be down the street from the restaurant, see my Songpan and China local customs tips for more info and photos of restroomsPlease rate this and my other tips when you find then interesting, useful, or...

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Ganzi

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  • Hire a driver from Danba to Kangding

    Ganzi Transportation

    From Danba to Kangding, there are so many things to see and to do. Danba to Bamei (83 km);Bamei to Tagong (29 km); Tagong to Xinduqiao (33 km); Xinduqiao to Kangding (76 km). Though travelers have to spend almost a whole day on the road, they will never be bored.In fact, it took me 12 hours on the trip, the only feeling of mine is that the trip is...

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  • Hire a driver from Danba to Kangding

    Ganzi Transportation

    From Danba to Kangding, there are so many things to see and to do. Danba to Bamei (83 km);Bamei to Tagong (29 km); Tagong to Xinduqiao (33 km); Xinduqiao to Kangding (76 km). Though travelers have to spend almost a whole day on the road, they will never be bored.In fact, it took me 12 hours on the trip, the only feeling of mine is that the trip is...

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  • Bamei-the meaning is 8 beauties

    Ganzi Things to Do

    The road trip from Danba to Kangding is amazing. Danba to Bamei (83 km);Bamei to Tagong (29 km); Tagong to Xinduqiao (33 km); Xinduqiao to Kangding (76 km). Except for beaches and the ocean, all other beautiful things that I could imagine appeared in front of me. Only a fool would fall asleep instead of memorizing the landscape. Though Xinduqiao is...

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Dujiangyan

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  • Drinking and dining next to the water

    Dujiangyan Nightlife

    When you get out of the exit at then end of Lidui Park (near Gongyuan Lu) you look at your left where you will see a beautiful bridge, named Nan Qiao (see picture). On both sides of that bridge there are lots of restaurants and bars. We were there in the afternoon when there were almost no people there, but our guide said it's really nice and...

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  • Howard Johnson Conference Resort Chengdu

    Dujiangyan Hotels

    No.88 Qingcheng Avenue, Dujiangyan, Sichuan, 611844, China

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Irrigation system and surroundings

    Dujiangyan Things to Do

    The ticket for the irrigation system is definitely worth its money (about 90 RMB). First of all for the spectacular project of course (really amazing how it functions), but also for lots of other things. The walk on the hanging bridge is an adventure on its own already, then there's the whole scenery of mountains, trees and water, there's a temple...

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Aba

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  • Qiang Tribe Ancient Village in Taoping

    Aba Things to Do

    Built in 111 BC, this ancient village has weathered 2,000 years of battles and besiegement. Qiang were forced migrate from Alxa Perfecture in Inner Mongolia during the Qin & Han dynasties. They had fought numerous battles against the Chinese and neighboring nationalities thru the centuries. Qiang built imposing fortresses and defence systems...

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  • Things to bring for 10-day NW Sichuan...

    Aba What to Pack

    A day backpack is indispensable Temp can fall to -15°C in the evening in late Oct. Hotel often do not have adequate heating system or hot shower. So have enough worm clothing. Sun block/hat/sunglasses - sun can be strong in open grassland or highlandsMoisturizer & Lip gross - air is very dryBottled water - tap water may not be safe even when...

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  • Huahu (Flower Lake) - Ri'er Priairie

    Aba Things to Do

    Huahu (Flower Lake) is part of Ri'er Priairie landscape located 17km north of Ruo'ergai, on the road to Langmusi. It is the flatest and widest wetland reserve in China. You can see for miles on all sides.

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Panzhihua

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  • Amazing bus from Lijiang to Panzhihua

    Panzhihua Transportation

    Last month I have an unforgettable experience with the bus from Lijiang to Panzhihua. Our bus started at 7.30 a.m., all of the passengers are chinese except i and my sister. We quite enjoyed with its beautyful scenery but it became terrible when people started to throw out his phlegm and vomit out on the bus floor even the dustbin and the plastic...

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  • Tailong Business Hotel

    Panzhihua Hotels

    No.10 Bingcaogang Street, Panzhihua, Sichuan, 617000, China

    Good for: Business

  • Bus to/from Lijiang

    Panzhihua Transportation

    There is a long-distance bus from Panzhihua to Lijiang and viceversa.The price is 62 RMB an the journey is quite fun! It's usually a mid-size bus for about 25 pax.And I can understand why it's a mid-size one... :) it's because this is the type which will suite the road which is mostly narrow (enough to fit just 2 vehicles) and with a lot of...

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Longquanyi

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  • Dumplings 24 hours a day!

    Longquanyi Restaurants

    On my first evening in Longquanyi I just wanted a small, quick meal after the flight.My hosts found just the right place: a very popular dumpling restaurant near the town center.Our driver, who also works as an ambulance driver, said that this restaurant was a favorite with ambulance drivers during their shift.The restaurant looked very simple and...

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  • Yangtianpo Hill Park

    Longquanyi Things to Do

    The Longquanyi district of Chengdu contains a scenic hilly area. The district authorities have created a beautiful public park on the hillside of Yangtianpo. The path uphill meanders through lush vegetation, bamboo trees, fruit trees (peach. loquat) and colorful flowers. The gardening is absolutely wonderful.There are several viewpoints with...

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  • Map of Luodai

    Longquanyi Favorites

    This map shows the main sites in the town. The main entrance point is on the right hand side. The main street runs right to left across the middle.

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Xindu

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  • guihu park

    Xindu Things to Do

    ''Shengan-Guihu Park is the study garden of Yang Shengan, a great scholar of the Ming Dynasty. Guihu is a classic garden of rich culture and peaceful environment, which shows fully the superb skills of Sichuan’s classic garden making. There is a well-preserved ancient wall of 850 m in the garden and there are also many other cultural relics such as...

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  • sichuan xao khao(BBQ)

    Xindu Restaurants

    when it is 18.00 in the evening the street restaurants are set up on the streets of xindu with portable tables and chairs.they serve xao khao(kinf of BBQ) and it is the most popular with the locals.all the restaurants are packed with chinese families especially during the spring and summers.they spend all night drinking beer and eating xao khao.i...

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  • tea houses

    Xindu Things to Do

    the the tea houses are the symbols of sichuan province.there are many tea houses in xindu.the best one with its great scenery is the one at the guihu park near the lotus pond.

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Nanchong

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Xinduqiao

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  • climbing zheduo mt. on the way to xinduqiao

    by neverstoptravel Written Oct 13, 2006

    it's better to hire a cab or mini van for xinduqiao tour.
    local drivers are experienced with the road conditions. it usually costs less then rmb 150 for a whole day tour including visiting dagong grassland/tagong temple.

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