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Address: Left of Leshan Grand Buddha, Center District, Leshan 614000, China
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This is mandatory to get the closest view of the Buddha.

This is the only way to get to the foot of the Giant Buddha. However, on the way you will pass many nice statues. The way is safe, but can be a little slippery when it is wet... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Chengdu, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Steep and narrow going down but good hand rails, not so steep going back up with some nice views and forest.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This is the only way to get to the foot of the Giant Buddha. However, on the way you will pass many nice statues. The way is safe, but can be a little slippery when it is wet. You would have to be doing something REALLY stupid to fall of the mountain, so don't worry. That said, if you have... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

To reach the bottom of the leshan giant buddha you will be traversing this staircase built into the cliffside to get to the bottom. The staircase is really solid i know that because I've been there when everybody was packed in like sardines and i didn't feel any movement on the stairs.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

The cliff road is the only way down to the bottom of the Grand Buddha, but it is both fun and a little scary. It is very safe, as it has a strong, high guardrail, but you get different views of the Buddha as you descend. Great fun, great views.

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