This Private Tour Guranteed Departures Based on ≥1 Pax
Depart from your hotel at about 8:30 am to visit the Eling Park. Located on the Eling(Goose Hill), the park used to be an ancient private garden named "Li Garden" made by Mr. Li Yaoting from 1909-1911 A.D. With its good location and beautiful natural scenery, it is one of the best places to have a birds-eye-view of the whole city.
Follow with a visit to the Chongqing Great Hall of People. Built in 1951 and finished in 1954, the Chongqing Great Hall of People is the architectural symbol of Chongqing city. It is designed in the traditional symmetrical style, covering an area of 66 thousands square meters with a 4000-seat auditorium.
Then visit the Chongqing Zoo. The zoo is located at the western suburb of the main urban area. It occupies more than 60 hectares of land and there are 230 kinds of more than 4500 rare and precious wild animals be shown in this zoo throughout the year, among them 80 percent of the animals belong to world rare species and national protecting important animals. Pandas are most popular among of that. In the Panda Ground at the foot of a hill and by a little stream, visitors can see charmingly native giant and lesser pandas and their offspring. Visitors can actually play with them and take pictures with them.
After having lunch at a
nice local restaurant, visit the Ciqikou Ancient Town (old name Longyin
Town), located 14 KM to the west of Chongqing city. It used to be a very
important water and land communication hub in the Ming and Qing
Dynasties (1368-1911 A.D). Its history can be traced back for more than
1700 years. There are 14 ancient stone slab streets flanked with houses,
shops in traditional styles. Tea bars, the local artist studios and the
Shu Embroidery workshops are three notable attractions. There are more
than a hundred tea bars with their own particular characteristics in
such a small town. Here friends enjoy a chat or meet to discuss
business. You will have opportunity to meet the locals and enjoy the
unique folk opera in the tea bars.
Be transferred to your hotel.
* Meals outlined in the itinerary.
*Transfers among scenic spots & hotel as specified in the itinerary by private car or coach with driver & English-speaking guide.
*Entrance fees for sightseeing as outlined in the itinerary.
*Travel insurance in mainland China during the above travel period.
*Arrangements for the planning, handling, operational and communication charges.
* If you take Yangtze River Cruise to Chongqing in the morning, we could pick you up and tour this program from Chaotianmen Dock. We could adjust the itinerary according to your departure Chongqing flight schedule.