Sichuan Sheng Travel Guide

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Chengdu

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619,1634,289

Jiuzhaigou

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257,870,27

Leshan

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65,309,13

Songpan

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20,157,1

Huanglong

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51,125,1

Dujiangyan

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30,68,11

Panzhihua

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6,8,5

Ganzi

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13,36,0

Aba

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14,61,0

Longquanyi

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9,37,0

Lugu Hu

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5,9,0

Fujiang

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0,0,1

Langzhong

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Xichang

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0,3,0

Dacheng

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5,13,0

Wolong

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1,4,0

Nanchong

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2,0,6

Moxi

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2,3,0

Yongshou

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1,4,0

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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  • BuddhaZen Hotel

    Chengdu Hotels

    Very nice hotel with a traditional feel in good location, located in an interesting neighborhood. We...

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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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  • Hanzun Hotel

    Leshan Hotels

    No.509 Baiyang Middle Road, Shizhong District, Leshan, Sichuan, 614000, China

    Good for: Business

  • 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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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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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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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: Very Good

    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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Panzhihua

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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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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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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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Lugu Hu

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  • Take a walk!

    Lugu Hu Things to Do

    In fact, take a long walk along the lakeWe were staying at a guesthouse on the Yunnan side of the lake. One morning we started walking along the lake shore and the lake road into the Sichuan side. We came across many people, living the traditional Mosul life and a few villages.There was even a great monastery (Tibetan) at the top of a hill. It was...

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  • Mosul Party

    Lugu Hu Things to Do

    Every night there is an organized party, in the traditional Mosul manner. This is a tourist attraction as it is specifically put on for tourists. The cost is about 10 yuan to enter. If you wish to wear one of the traditional costumes, it is another 10 yuan. Me and my travel partner put on the costumes, it made the experience more fun.These parties...

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  • Boatride

    Lugu Hu Transportation

    There are only two choices to get around the lake - walking or boat. Take a long walk along the lake as you will come across a few authentic villages, people, and an ocassional temple.One day we took a long walk and ended up at a village. It was getting late so the villagers suggest we let them give us a boat ride back to our guesthouse. We agreed...

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Dacheng

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  • Yading Nature Reserve

    Dacheng Things to Do

    Yading is home to sacred Tibetan piligrimage routes, or koras. Within the reserve are 3 famous peaks named after a trio of Tibetan deities, Chenresig, Jampeyang, and Chakna Dorje. Most people do the kora around Chenresig in 2 to 3 days, but a week-long kora can be done around the 3 mountains at a lower altitude. Unless you are a seasoned altitude...

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  • Mani Pile

    Dacheng Off The Beaten Path

    lot of Mani pile along the road from long long bian to Chong gu Monastery, these piles with carved Buddhist scripts are the six-word maxim, six Tibetan words, pronounced as ong-ma-nie-bie-mie-hong, the basic religious guidance for the Tibetans to teach them to be true, kind and honest.walk around clockwise to show respect and to supplicate good...

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  • Chonggu Monastery

    Dacheng Things to Do

    Chonggu MonasteryStill there has a buddha and monk in chonggu. we lived in the guest room in the modastery.

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