Chengdu Tourism

Chengdu Tourism Board

Chengdu is now one of the most popular travel destinations in China mostly owning to its everlasting history, well-preserved tradition, unique local folks and arts, pleasant weather, developed tourism industry. Among all these features, the two most impressive ones of course are the Giant Pandas and Sichuan Cuisine. As an open, modern and humane city, Chengdu offers you a comfortable and using friendly way to enjoy the fun of travel as much as you can.

Brief Chengdu Travel Guide:

  • Popular attractions: Chengdu Panda Base, Wenshu Temple, Jinli Street, Qingchengshan Mountain, Sanxingdui Museum, Jinsha Site…
  • Best time to visit: suitable in all months, summer and autumn are most recommended.
  • Main transportation: flight, high speed train, driving
  • Accommodation: flexible choices from luxury class to economy class
  • Chinese Visa Exemption Policies: 72-hour transit visa free

Following are some useful articles on planning travel experience in Chengdu, local features, tourism news, food and drink recommendations, popular things to do, etc. Since we are based in Chengdu, we really know the city well, and have mastered the best way to travel here from attractions, transfer, hotels, to food, activities, etc. So you can completely rely on our local expertise and experience. Contact us to plan your trip in Chengdu here>>

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Things to do in Chengdu

Chengdu is a very "laid-back" city that emphasizes on culture and relaxation. You can visit Giant Panda, have fun in local parks, go to historical sites - Wuhou Temple, Jinsha Site...

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Ideas on how to plan a Chengdu tour

Searching for what to do in Chengdu for you coming trip? Never worry about finding no things to do in Chengdu. There are a lot instead - visit panda, sichuan gourmet...

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Giant Panda Volunteer Programs

Learn how to rescue sick panda outside, feed pandas, clean panda houses, making panda cakes, more activities to contact with panda, even holding one panda...

Huanglongxi Ancient Town
Top Museums in Chengdu

Museums are usually great places to learn about a city’s culture, history and facts. The ancient relics, artifacts...make it easy and clear for you to get brief, correct, interesting and knowledgeable information...

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Top 10 Attractions on Trip Advisor

Wondering what other travelers visited most in Chengdu? Following is the list of Top 10 Attractions in Chengdu by TripAdvisor, including Panda Base, Wenshu Temple...

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Chengdu Sightseeing for seasons

Chengdu always let you easily find a place to get close to our mother nature. And in different season, you have different places to go and enjoy different landscape...

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Featured Parks to Explore Local Culture

Wondering where to go to explore authentic living culture of Chengdu? Of course you have to go to a local park. Chengdu has many public parks with different features...

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Recommended Western Restaurants in Chengdu

There are some popular western restaurant have made a firm foothold among massive Sichuan Cuisine restaurants serving American, French, Italian, Turkish food...

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Sichuan Cuisine Cooking Class in Chengdu

You will learn to cook famous Sichuan dishes on your own, get an in-depth understanding about slicing technique, fire control, the procedures and sichuan cuisine culture...

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Learning Kung Fu in Chengdu

Chengdu not only it is the top travel destination, but also a place where some real Kung Fu are taught by great Martial Art masters, such as Emei Kung Fu, Tai Chi, Wing Chun...

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Chengdu Suburb Biking Experience

Chengdu has greenways with nice biking atmosphere and perfect biking tracks in suburb. Passing by well-paved roads and crossing fields and gardens of countryside...

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Top Sichuan Cuisines & Snacks

According to many foreign friends’ feedbacks and local people's recommendations, here are listed Top 10 Sichuan Cuisines and Chengdu Snacks for your reference...

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Shufengyayun Sichuan Opera House

Having been popular for over a hundred years, Shufengyayun has gathered most distinguished performers in Sichuan to perform the best show of Sichuan Opera...

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Chengdu Metro Lines and Maps

So far, there are three metro lines operating – Metro Line 1, Line 2 and Line 4. Metro Line 3, head to Chengdu Panda Base, is about to open for public in July, 2016...

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Chengdu Night Life Suggested Place to Go

Chengdu converts into a party playground after sunset. You can go to watch a Sichuan Opera, spend some lesure time in bars, or have a cup of tea in tea house...

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Top Buddhist Temples in Chengdu

No matter you are a Buddhist or not, coming to visit the Buddhist temples in Chengdu will definetely give you something different for your exploration.

Popular Budget Chengdu Tour Packages

2 Days Chengdu City Break
(Enjoy Leisure Life in Chengdu)
2 Days Chengdu & Leshan Tour
(Panda Visiting + Leshan Giatn Buddha...)
1 Day Dujiangyan Panda Volunteer Tour
(Lifetime Panda Volunteer Experience)
2 Days Dujiangyan Panda Tour
2 Days Chengdu & Sanxingdui Museum Tour
(Explore China's Lost Civilization)
2 Days Chengdu Highlights Tour with Hakka Ancient Town
(Cultural Diversity of Chengdu)
4 Days Dujiangyan Panda Tour with Chengdu
(Chengdu / Dujiangyan / Chengdu)
5 Days Chengdu, Leshan, Emei & Giant Panda Encounter
(Chengdu / Leshan / Emei / Chengdu)

Top Travel Destinations in Sichuan Pronvice

Besides Chengdu, there are some other destinations in Sichuan well worth your visit. Transfer to the following destinations and explore the World Heritage Sites – Leshan Giant Buddha & Mount Emei, Jiuzhaigou Valley, Dujiangyan Irrigation System and Mount Qingcheng. Discover now!

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Plan your Chengdu Tour

Many travelers come to Chengdu for Giant Pandas. Besides the panda, there are many other must-sees, like Jinli Old Street, Wenshu Temple, Renmin Park and Jinsha Site Museum. You can add more fun and leisure experience into your trip, like enjoy a cup of tea in local traditional tea house and watch Sichuan opera in Shufengyayun Opera House. It’s better to spend 2 to 3 days in Chengdu. Based in China, China Discovery guarantees you the local way to explore authentic Chengdu.

Recommended Tours

Sichuan Cuisine Museum Cooking Class
3 Days Chengdu Family Tour with Panda Volunteer & Cooking Class

Chengdu / Dujiangyan / Pixian / Chengdu

Leshan Giant Buddha in summer
7 Days Sichuan Discovery Tour

Chengdu / Leshan / Emei / Chengdu / Jiuzhaigou

Shunan Bamboo Forest
6 Days Chengdu Shunan Bamboo Forest Tour

Chengdu / Shunan Bamboo Forest


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