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Leshan Giant Buddha (Da Fo)

1,387 Reviews

Leshan Giant Buddha (Da Fo)

1,387 Reviews
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We were in China over the New Year and during the Corona virus scare so the crowds probably weren't as bad as normal. It did take us 30 minutes to start our decent down the 250 steps. At the beginning of the walk there was a sign that said 2.5 hrs from this point. Glad we
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We visited on a very overcast day. The Buddha was carved and conceived 1300 years ago. It took 90 plus years to build and is 71 meters tall. It is on the Yangtze River. It is made of sandstone. It was built by a Monk who raised all of the money. But a local greedy officer wanted
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Even on an off day during the week outside of the tourist season, it's crowded! The visit was all worth it when we finally walked down the stairs to the foot of the Buddha. It was not too crazy and there was room to breathe and relax to enjoy the beautiful sight. It was quite
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My desire to see Panda took me to Chengdu . From Chengdu it is one hour by train to leshan . Carved out of mountain Cliff is this marvelous statue of Budha in a sitting pose. 210 mtr Height Budha is wonderful sight to visit. To see full view you have to take a boat ride in the
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Is a bit far, we went from Chengdu Dong railway station to Leshan by C-Train...is like one hour trip. Then you have to take a taxi or didi car to the Buddha area for another 25-30 min. Entrance is 80 per person and you should calculate some time because there are always a lot of
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