Leshan Giant Buddha is the largest stone Buddha figure in the world and a World Heritage acknowledged by UNESCO. And Mt. Emei is one of the most sacred Buddhist mountains in China. This 2 days tour from Chengdu will be a good choice for tourists who have interests in these two sites.
Mt. Emei, Leshan Giant Buddha
Private tour guide + Driver + Vehicle + Entrance Fee + Lunch + Hotel at Mt. Emei
At09:00, pick up by our tour guide and driver from the hotel lobby in Chengdu downtown, then drive to Leshanfor the Leshan Giant Buddha, the world’s largest stone-carved Buddha so far. The Giant Buddha was engraved on a cliff face, with his head reaching top of the cliff and feet treading on the river face, total height at 71 meters. Nearby the huge Buddha figure there are also some other figures and Buddhist grottoes engraved on the cliff. After visit in Leshan, drive to Mt.Emei and transfer to local hotel for check in.
Accommodation: Hotel at Foot of Mt. Emei
Day 2 Mt. Emei – Chengdu
Attractions: Emei Mountain (Breakfast + Lunch)
Today you will spend full day to explore Emei Mountain. First, take an Eco-car in the Scenic Area to Leidongping and hiking to Jieyin Hall, from where you will take a cable car up to the Golden Summit (altitude: 3077 m). At the highest peak of the mountain, you will be amazed by the awe-inspiring view of Huazhang Temple and witness the breathtaking sea of clouds if it’s sunny. Next, go down to Wannian Temple parking lot by car. Take a cable car up to Wannian Temple at the middle of the mountain. Appreciate the most beautiful landscape of Mt. Emei in Qingyin Pavilion as you hike from Wannian Temple to Wuxiangang parking lot. After the tour, you will be escorted back to Chengdu downtown hotel.
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Our Driver and Vehicle
The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.
Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!
Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.
For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.