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Mount Qingcheng

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A natural scenic area and a holy mountain of Taoism.
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Qingcheng Mountain Town, Chengdu 611844, China
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Reviewed yesterday

We truly enjoyed our visit here. It is stunning and beautiful. We arranged our tour through Johnson Wang at China Discovery, with Zak as a guide. Highly recommend them. Btw, We also toured the DJ Irrigation System, which is so unfortunately named. It’s spectacular, and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank dianscot
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fresh mountain air and beautifiul temples, however, the scenic area is too commercialised. Buggy ride is CNY60 per person one way, otherwise, one has to walk approx. 2 km. A 5 minutes boat ride of CNY5 per person vs a 20-30 minutes walk around the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank ML991
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked up the mountain in heavy rain. The temples on the way were interesting and although we had no view from the top I imagine it's impressive in good weather. A cable car cuts out some of the climb (small charge) and there are...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Philoxy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s very scenic and green. When we went it was misty. I’m not sure it would be the best place to go if it was raining because the path could be slippery and mossy. We didn’t go all the way to the top because we...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank 611rw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The mountain is the site of a "palace" temple and a pagoda tower. It is the birthplace of Taoism. The temples and pagoda are equisite, and the view from the top is spectuclar. Chengdu is a flat ares,n and the mountains are the start of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank L9393NIrobertm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here after checking out the irrigation system closeby. It is quite a hike to the top, but you can save a lot of time by spending money. Below is the breakdown from the train station. Taxi to site: 10RMB Shuttle to ticket area: 10RMB/person...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank slicerad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is huge! I am not a hiker, nor do I love to walk much. But this place was amazing. My husband and I came on a very cold day and he didn't think I would make it to the top, and neither did...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank monsternina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spend one day explore here, ticket is 20 rmb, long hiking , took us 3 hours to reach the top,if you are not good at hiking you should use cable car instead, 80 rmb round way. Its cold in March so better prepare some warm...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Wintermadness666
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to visit. Rich culture, must get a guide to give in depth details. Takes at least half a day so plan to go early morning 8-9am

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank budgetlow
Reviewed March 2, 2019

This mountain has Chinese classical characteristics, the air is very good! The scenery is very beautiful!

Date of experience: March 2019
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August 24, 2018|
Response from howardr839 |
Each site is a day trip in its own as they both entail a considerable amount of walking and by the end of the day you would be exhausted.
Antoinette Z
August 16, 2018|
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Response from howardr839 |
Between the two options I would suggest the Leshan Buddha but my favourite day trip in the Chengdu area is the Sanxingdui Museum.