1 Make a special trip to see Leshan Giant Buddha and one of China’s four sacred Buddhist mountains, Mt. Emei, on this 2-day option high-speed train or private car from Chengdu.
2 Visit the Leshan Giant Buddha, Baoguo Temple, and Fuhu Temple, and take a cable car up to the Golden Summit. Sit along the banks of the Min River, and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
3 Instant Confirmation.
4 Step back in time on a history tour.
7 :30 am Check out of your hotel in the morning for your 40-minute journey to visit the Leshan Giant Buddha, 71-meter-tall sandstone statue, built during the Tang Dynasty.
The Leshan Buddha is carved out of a cliff, facing the junction of three rivers. You will first climb 333 steps to the top of Lingyun Hill. On the hilltop, you will be able to see three rivers confluence in front of Giant Buddha, and explore Buddhist sculptures and murals inside of Lingyun Temple. Then, descend along the red sand cliff to view the phenomenal Leshan Giant Buddha from his feet.
If there was a long queue to go down to the feet of giant Buddha, skip the line, and take the river cruise to behold the panoramic view of Leshan Giant Buddha is recommended.
Then, your guide will take you on a local path which is less taken by tourist groups to an old fishing village and visit the over 2000 years old tombs and the elegant bridge over the river.
Before you head out to Leshan railway station, if time permit,our guide will show you around the old area of Leshan city.
Your guide will escort you either by metro or taxi to your hotel in Chengdu.
Emeishan - The Golden Summit - Foot of Mt. Emei
Meet your guide in the hotel lobby, head out to high-speed train station either by metro or by car. (The type transportation is depend on the location of your hotel)
During this comfortable train journey (about one hour 20 minutes), you can mingle with locals and enjoy the idyllic landscape of the Chengdu countryside. On arrival, you'll take a tour bus to the highest parking lot in Emeishan--Leidongping (about 1.5 hours) and then hike 30 minutes to catch the cable car up to spectacular Golden Summit.
On the Golden Summit, you'll see a giant gold-plated bronze statue of Puxian Buddha (48 meters tall and weighing 660 tons), one of the tallest gold-plated Buddha statues in the world. Behind the statue, there are three magnificent buildings, gold, silver and bronze palaces housing even more exquisite Buddhist statues.
In the afternoon, take cable car and bus all the way down to the foot of mountain,your day will be end by stepping into the back door of Baoguo Temple, visit this time honored monastery when all the tourists are gone.
Overnight stay :
Option 1:Hongzhushan Hotel No.5 Building(5-star standard ) or equivalent
Option 2: Zen Boutique hotel ( 4-star standard) or equivalent
1 night comfortable accommodation according to the tour option. (base on 2 person sharing 1 room) Single room supplement for odd number travelers(such as 1/3/5/7 travelers in the group
2 full day English-speaking private guide service Round-trip cable car ride in Golden Summit Lunch on Day.
3 Private transportation from Mt.Emei-Leshan Giant Buddha-Leshan Railway Station Sightseeing bus to Golden Summit in Emeishan Public transportation(Metro or taxi) to/from Chengdu railway station in Chengdu when travelers are less than 3.
4 Private transportation to//from Chengdu railway station in Chengdu when travelers are more than 3.
5 All entrance fees included.
6 Free hotel pickup and drop-off included.
Meals which are not included in the itinerary
Emei Kungfu Show
Extra bed for kid
2 person booking will get distcount
Take care to the temperature difference of moutain in down and peak.
Although monkeys are very cute,they will rob you in you careless,be careful.
There are many shayp turns on the way to moutain peak,so ,prepare some medicine for motion sickess and do not eat too much in the morning.