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Chongqing Full-Day Guided Tour: Eling Park, Chongqing Museum, Arhat Temple and more!

Instant confirmation E-Voucher Hotel Pick up included

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    8 hours

  • Start time

    From 8am to 9am

  • Meeting Point
    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)
  • Ending Point

    You will be dropped off to your hotel.

Key Highlights

  • Explore Chongqing the Mountain City with an expert heritage guide
  • See the verdant gardens of Eling Park and stroll through the private lush greens built in 1909!
  • Visit the famous Chongqing Museum and admire the incredible collection of over 100,000 relics
  • Tuck into a delicious Chinese style meal and enjoy an authentic lunch
  • Behold the stunning terra-cotta sculptures in Arhat Temple
  • Click adorable pictures of pandas as the Chongqing Zoo
  • Travel in comfort in an air conditioned vehicle and enjoy round-trip hotel transfers

Overview

Explore the best attractions of Chongqing on this guided tour covering the verdant gardens of Eling Park, Chongqing Museum, Chongqing Zoo and more! Tour the private garden which dates back to 1909 with your expert English speaking guide. Visit the famous Chongqing Museum that sits atop of the Pipashan Mountain and walk through the historic halls docks with 100,000 pieces of relics spanning over 3000 years!

After tucking into a delicious Chinese style lunch, explore the historic city further at the General Joseph Stilwell Museum, the terra-cotta sculptures at Arhat Temple and see adorable pandas from a close distance at the Chongqing Zoo!

Itinerary

  • Depart from your hotel in a comfortable vehicle with an expert English speaking guide and head to the lush Eling Park - originally named Goose Nape Hill for its narrow shape resembling the nape of a goose’s neck! As you reach the park, behold a grand view of both Yangtze and Jialing Rivers. The park was built in 1909 as the first private garden in the city. Feel free to stroll through the gardens, join in with regular visitors practicing Tai Chi or bring a board game to relax on the grass. Head next to the famous Chongqing Museum founded in 1951 which sits atop the Pipashan Mountain. Explore the museum’s range of exhibition halls docked with about 100,000 pieces of relics spanning over 3000 years. These incredible antiques include bronze wares, pottery, paintings, porcelain, sculptures, and more. After building up an appetite, tuck into a delicious Chinese style lunch at a local establishment and treat yourself to an authentic meal. After lunch, head next to General Joseph Stilwell Museum, founded in memory of an American general who contributed a great deal to the Chinese peoplein military and political capacity. Thereafter, head to a thousand year old building secured firmly between skyscrapers and apartment blocks – the Arhat Temple. Explore this place of worship which is also home to over a dozen monks. Admire the impressive entrance to the temple decorated with hundreds of terra-cotta sculptures. Walk around the temple with your expert heritage guide and learn all about the region’s culture. For the last leg of the tour, visit the Chongqing Zoo to see adorable Chinese pandas and watch them from a close distance! Walk through the zoo and witness the natural habitat replica. After you capture memories of these adorable bears, enjoy a comfortable journey back to your hotel where the tour comes to a close.

Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up & drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional driver
  • Transportation tax, tolls, parking fees
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Admission tickets
  • Chinese style meal

Exclusions

  • Personal expense
  • Gratuities

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

If your pick-up place is not from a hotel or the hotels in downtown, please contact at rebecca@hantangtour.com to check the availability.

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