Pearl Shoal Waterfall
Pearl Shoal Waterfall in Jiuzhaigou National Park
Sichuan Highlights:Chengdu-Huanglong-Jiuzhai -Mt.Emei-Leshan-Hailuogou-Shangli old town-Bifengxia Panda Base-Huanglongxi old town.
Duration: 10 days
Attractions: You will experience Sichuan`s natural heritage, breathe in the fresh air of Jiuzhaigou National Park and Huanglong National Park (or Songpan Old Town), Mt.Emei and Leshan Grand Buddha — the Cultural and Natural Heritage ratified by UNESCO. have a close up look at China’s national animal- the Giant panda. Bifengxia Panda Base and Giant Panda Bears Research Center. The Hailuogou Valley that lies at the foot of Gongga Mountain is world-famous for the modern glacier in low altitude.
Route: Chengdu – Huanglong – Jiuzhaigou – Chengdu – Mt.Emei –Leshan –Hailuogou. – Shangli old town – Bifengxia Panda Base – Huanglongxi old town – Chengdu airport.
* All entrance fees as per in the itinerary
* All transportation in the itinerary.
* Service of English speaking tour guide
* Hotel accommodation with the Breakfast.
* Lunch and dinner.
* Travel insurance for personal ;
* Extra cost because of landslides; road blockage etc;
* Expense of personal nature.
* All optional program, such as night show, hot spring etc.
* Tip for guide, driver and bellboy in the hotel.
Be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. As an option in the evening(200CNY extra), enjoy a wonderful variety show of Face changing and Flame Spitting Out of Sichuan Opera.
Take a morning flight to Jiuzhaigou. Then visit Huanglong National Park, a UNESCO World Natural Heritage site, with beautiful mountains, lush woods, colourful flowers, and crystal clear waters. (Note: If the road is icy , the tour will visit Songpan Old Town instead)
After breakfast, head to the Jiuzhaigou National Park where you will board environmentally friendly buses to sightsee the Park. Visit the Shuzheng and Zezawa Valleys; Pearl Sands and Shuzheng Waterfall; the Tibetan village of Shuzheng, and numerous picturesque lakes including Panda Lake, Long Lake, Rainbow Lake, Tiger Lake and Rhinoceros Lake. Then summon your energy for a Tibetan folk customs show at night, consisting of singing, dancing and other programs. (The entrance fee of 150-320 CNY is not included in the tour price).
Drive to airport take flight back to Chengdu, drive to Mt.Emei, enjoying countryside views of the Chuanxi Plain.on the way (two hours along expressway). Sightseeing at the mountain base, visit Baoguo Monastery, built in the 16th century. The monastery has serene gardens with rare plants, a library of sutras and a huge porcelain Buddha. In the stone staircase of the rear hall are figures of the Eight Immortals, betraying the temple’s Taoist origins. Further up the mountain lies the Crouching Tiger Monastery (Fuhu Si), Emei’s largest temple. Once associated with the Taoist martial-arts master Zhang Sanfeng, today it is a Guanyin nunnery. Notable features include the 16th-century, 7m-high bronze Huayan Pagoda, which is engraved with 4700 Buddha images.
The Golden Summit Scenic Area is 16 square kilometers, and its yearly average temperature is 3 C. Golden Summit is 3,079m,the most wondrous sight-seeing platform and the biggest pilgrimage centre of Chinese Buddhism, it is crowned as a scenic masterpiece in the Chinese World. Jinding is the best place to experience the Four Wonders of Mt. Emei: the Buddha’s Halo (rainbow-like rings that surround and move with your shadow), the Sea of Clouds, the Holy Lamp (or Divine Lights) and the Golden Summit Sunrise. Golden You may visit Summit Monastery, Woyun Nunnery there.Wannian Temple (literally: ’Ten Thousand Year Temple’) is a Buddhist temple located at the foot of Camel Mountain Range of Mount Emei, in Emeishan City, Sichuan, China. It is one of the six earliest Buddhist temples on Mount Emei. The temple is situated at the foot of Camel Mountain Range, facing the Daping Temple ( Flat Ground Temple), Niuxin Temple (Cattle Heart Temple), Shisun Summit (Stalagmite Summit) and Bomeng Summit in the front. Wannian Temple is known not only for the bronze statue of Samantabhadra, but also for the Beamless Brick Hall.
Drive to visit Leshan, board a tour boat have a panoramic view of the biggest carved Buddha statue in the world. Then we begin our journey to Hailuogou. Travelling about 380km, passing Rainbow Bridge and the Er Lang Mountain, enjoy the unique scenery of the mountainous regions. We will arrive at Moxi, located at the entrance of Hailuogou Valley. Moxi is an ancient town. upon arrival, check in the hotel.
Today’s highlight is a visit to the Hailuogou.Scenic Area, which is noted for its glaciers ice waterfall and hot springs. As this is one of the most spectacular scenery in the world, Hailuogou.is about 50km long with its glaciers of 2,850 metres wide and 1,080 metres high and the ice waterfall is the largest of its kind in China-Later, you will visit the hot springs at Campsite Two (Spa Fee is included). The temperature of these hot springs is between 50-58 degrees.
Shangli is a beautiful little town that was left unnoticed for many decades — despite being a hub for the Southern Silk Route and a stop along the famed Long March — and only recently became popular for the beautiful mountain and river scenery, excellent western Sichuan cuisine and the well-preserved dynastic architecture. Just 20 minutes north of Shangli is the Baima Hot Spring and the Baima Temple, a popular excursion for those visiting the old town of Shangli.
We will spend the whole day on visiting Bifengxia Panda Base. Also you can ask our experienced guide to arrange for you to take picture photo with pandas (hold panda baby for photo in your lap) in cub or Children panda bear house, of course taking picture photo with baby panda cost you extra as donation (Some time not available for photo with panda and play with panda). On 23 May of 2008, pandas survived from Wolong were sent to here. Maybe you can meet these poor little thing. And in this hard time your help is so much important for giant pandas.
It is 1700 years history and around 30 miles away from Chengdu. For most of local people, Huanglongxi old town could be a place where it will bring them back to their childhood. The aged old trees, old temples and native custom all together can be an amazing to you. At Huanglongxi , despites the latest renovation, some of the old architectures were built in the late of Qing Dynasty, which was the last feudal dynasty in Chinese history . Besides the beautiful sceneries in the town , it’s possible to visit one of local family with their Chinese traditional bungalow .
Pearl Shoal Waterfall in Jiuzhaigou National Park
Muti-color Pool in Jiuzhaigou National Park
Golden Summit of Mt. Emei
Leshan Grand Buddha - The largest sitting posture Buddha statue on the world.
Giant Panda in Bifengxia Panda Base
It is 1700 years history and around 30 miles away from Chengdu.