Dujiangyan Irrigation system is one of the world first irrigation systems and ratified into the World Cultural Heritage list.
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World Heritage Sightseeing Route: Chengdu – Dujiangyan Irrigation system – Mt.Qingcheng – Chengdu.
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Vacation Style Holiday TypeGuided Tours
Activity Level Leisurely
Route: Chengdu – Dujiangyan Irrigation system – Mt.Qingcheng – Chengdu
Attractions: World Heritage Sightseeing – Dujiangyan Irrigation system, Mt.Qingcheng
* All entrance fees as per in the itinerary
* All transportation in the itinerary by 7 seats Buick MPV or 17 seats Coast mini bus.
* Service of English speaking tour guide during all transfers and sightseeing.
* Up cable car and boat in Mt Qingcheng
* Hotel accommodation based on twin sharing room with the Breakfast in the hotel.
* Chinese visa and Air tickets or train tickets.
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* All meals (lunch and dinner).
Note: Our guide can recommend and arrange restaurant for you. When driver and guide working for you. You should pay for their meals
* All optional programs. Such as variety show of “Face changing” and “Flame Spitting-Out” of Sichuan Opera; Tibetan Singing, Dancing and folk custom Show.
* Travel Insurance.
Note: You’d better buy travel insurance in your country before you come to China.
* Gratuities and Tips to driver and tour guide.
* Personal expenses: telephone, laundry, etc.
* Fees due to landslides, road blockade and flights delay.
Meet in your hotel and drive to Dujiangyan Irrigation system in the moring
Dujiangyan Irrigation system is one of the world first irrigation systems and ratified into the World Cultural Heritage list. It`s located on the upper reaches of the Minjiang River. It was built between 306-251 BC. by the local people under the guidance of Libing and his son. Fortunately the Dujiangyan Irrigation system brings the vast Chengdu Plain under irrigation and has protected it against droughts and floods for over 2,300 years. Because of this Chengdu Plain has turned into the land of abundance with a mild climate and fertile soil.
Visit Mt. Qingcheng – one of the birth places of Daoism and also in the Afternoon.
Mt.Qingcheng ratified as Cultural Heritage by UNESCO is the headstream of Chinese Taoism. the initiator of Taoism, Zhang Taolin in the end of East Han Dynasty, (includes up cable car and boat) came to Qingcheng Mountain to instruct Taoism from Shanxi. there still go round supernatural stories describing how he fight hard with devils, how the ”Brush Pen Groove” and the ” Three Island Stone” formed. Since Jin Dynasty and Tang Dynasty, there are many Taoist Temples with flourishing burning incense, so Mt.Qingcheng was also called ”Supernatural Beings’s Capital”, ”Original Courty Yard of Taoist Master”. Many statesmen, writers left handwriting. In 143 (second year Han’an Empire),the initiator of Taoism came to Chicheng Cliff in Qingcheng Mountain and initiated ” Five Pecks of Rice Taoism” according to ” the theory of Laozi”. After Taoist master Zhang Daoling passed away, Qingcheng Mountain also became prosperous as the headstream of Taoism, original Mountain of Taoist Master. Taoism developed seven sects. there were 40 Taoism temples. Back to Chengdu, service end !
Drive from Mt. Qingcheng back to Chengdu, visit Chengdu Jinsha Ruins Museum.
It exhibits the splendid culture of the ancient Shu Kingdom 3,000 years ago, modifying previous assumptions about the origins of the Chinese civilization. Over 6,000 pieces of cultural relics with sophisticated craftsmanship, like carved jade, gold, bronze, stone, and ivory artifacts, have been unearthed at the Jinsha Ruins. Historians believe they are the remains of the ancient Shu Kingdom mentioned in stories of the Qin and Han dynasties. The discovery is considered by local archaeologists as one of the most important finds in the region’s history.
As an option in the evening (200CNY extra), enjoy a wonderful variety show of “Face changing” and “Flame Spitting –Out” of Sichuan Opera.