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From Chongqing: Full-Day Private Tour Dazu Rock Carvings

1. From Chongqing: Full-Day Private Tour Dazu Rock Carvings

Today, you will go to Dazu County for a whole day of sightseeing (your guide will meet you at 08:30 in your hotel lobby). This is the birthplace of the amazing Dazu rock carvings, which were created from the late Tang dynasty (618~907) to the early Song dynasty (960~1127). With the theme of Buddhism, the Dazu cliffside carvings are distributed in Beishan, Baodingshan, Nanshan, Shimenshan and Shizhuanshan. You will spend the day visiting the Baodingshan carvings located about 527 meters above sea level. It consists mainly of the Dafowan rock carvings area and the Xiaofowan rock carvings area. There are about 10,000 statues of Buddha carved on the 500 meter cliff in the U-shaped Dafowan. It is said to be a long narrative mural with plenty of commentary but no repeated content. When the tour ends, you will drive you back to your Chongqing hotel.

Victoria Selina - Chongqing to Yichang 4 Day Tour

2. Victoria Selina - Chongqing to Yichang 4 Day Tour

Victoria Selina, the beautifully furnished cabins and suites of the Victoria Selina boast imported marble bathrooms, authentic Shanghainese cotton bedspreads and pillowcases, and private balconies for viewing the scenery of the gorges. With sky blue lighting glowing from the periphery of high ceilings, private balconies, and elegant decor throughout the ship's interior, passengers sail in comfort as they experience the scenery, natural history, and culture of the Yangtze. All Victoria Star cruises feature professional, multilingual, Western cruise directors and well-trained local staff. The ship's facilities include a conference hall, a meeting room, a gym, a sauna, a library, a sundeck, a smoking room, a clinic, a beauty salon, Chinese and Western dining rooms, a business center with internet, fax and copy printing, a shop, elevators, and Karaoke. Itinerary: Day 1 We pick you up at Chongqing airport or railway station then board the ship from 17:00 to 19:00 and departs Chongqing at 21:00 (Dinner is not included) Day 2 Learning traditional Chinese Taiji boxing. Shore excursion to Fengdu Ghost City. You has the option of visiting White Emperor City (RMB230 per person). Captain Welcome Dinner. Victoria costume show. (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) Day 3 Learning traditional Chinese Taiji boxing. Sailing through the Qutang Gorge. Shore excursion to Lesser Three Gorges(8:00-13:00). Sailing through Xiling Gorge. Farewell Buffet. (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) Day 4 Shore excursion to The Three Gorges Dam Site. Arrive in Yichang at 13:30 then the driver pick you up to Yichang airport. (Breakfast/Lunch)

Chongqing: Wulong Private Day Exploration Tour

3. Chongqing: Wulong Private Day Exploration Tour

In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel at 08:00 and taken to the Wulong Furong Cave near Jiangkou (2.5-hours driving). Furong Cave, located along the bank of Furong River between the town of Haokou and Jiangkou. Wulong county was discovered in May 1993 and it is popular among visitors for its limestone cave. It is also an artistic underground palace, a scientific cavern museum and the only nominated site for World Natural Heritage in China so far. The main limestone is unexpectedly as long as 2,700 meters. Then, take 30 minutes to head to Xiannüshan tourist center to catch a special tourist bus to the Natural Stone Bridges Scenic Area. The site, as the name suggests, has three huge natural stone bridges over two karst dolines. The three grand arch bridges are named Tianlong, Qinglong and Heilong, respectively. In addition, karst caves, grotesque peaks and beautiful waterfalls are found everywhere. Walk along the narrow path to the bottom of the dolines, where you will experience the grandness and magic of nature. Enjoy its outstanding presence. Return to Xiannüshan and then drive back to Chongqing city hotel around 18:30 (2.5-hours driving).

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